i heard that they were excaliber splashes, also heard that they were decent boats too. . .. . narrow beam , about 7 foot an a few inches. . . decent rough water boat but probably torques to one side when equiped with a single. . . .i always thought they were cool looking. . . i wonder if he means the hull is kevlar, never heard of a carbon fiber hull in '79'. . . . a friend of mine used to have one, havnt seen it in a while though. . .