You might want to check out this site. Looks like a new company is building on the original Reynolds plans:
They may be able to help with some of your questions.
I have a Tomcat 6.2 which is a bit different than your boat, but also trailerable with a 8HP Honda engine
. We commission in the spring and decommission in the fall so the aggravation is only twice a year. She's in a slip at a marina all summer and in a boatyard offseason.