Upholstery guy finished his work and I couldn't be happier. Ended up with a new friend in Jose at JC Customer Upholstery (Fullerton). Super Great Guy!!!
To maximize deck space and keep gear organized, I came up with the idea of making the engine cover into what I'm calling a "Multi-Box". Spearguns in the front, floats in the back. I also plan to run a raw water spay in the rear box to use it as a kill/bleed out box or to keep lobsters wet. The removable arch supports guns from front and float lines/fish tail for bleeding on back. Handles on sides will hold fins. Hooks/bungees on front will handle misc stuff like dive knife, gloves, etc. The goal is to handle 4 divers and gear and have no clutter/crap on the floor:
Wiring is about half done. One of my favorite parts of a project like this