The manufacturer identification code (MIC) of your craft identification number (CIN or HIN) is HBS. This MIC (HBS) stands for the company name Howard Boats which is currently In Business. This boat manufacturer code has other company names (HBS sometimes goes by these name(s) if applicable: Howard Boat Shop Inc, , , or ). This could happen if the US Coast Guard reissued the MIC to a new company after the first went out of business.
This company (Howard Boats) is owned by Peter Eastman and is located at Po Box 125 in Barnstable state of Ma. It manufactured this vessel and placed your HIN or CIN on the hull. This Boat maker is not owned by a parent company. Howard Boats has started making boats, yachts or other watercraft as of 1/22/1990.
More details at the US Coast Guard.
The US Coast guard provides this comment about this watercraft manufacturer: 'hbs' Was Halter Boat Service (no Other Info)howard Mic Changed From 'hwd'. 1/31/2001 Update Per Rni. 12/28/2001 Update Per Rni.