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Old 02-09-2011, 02:36 PM
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Well at least I'll be able to find mine.
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Old 02-09-2011, 04:04 PM
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[QUOTE=T2x;3319678]1966 16 foot Allison...... long before Hydrostream was a gleam in Howard Pipkorn's eye. This was also the first production pad vee hull.

Never knew that ..way cool..
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how did this thread die out so quick?
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Old 02-11-2011, 08:14 PM
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The dead horse has suffered enough.
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I heard the next gen from RF will be a 43.
Something about the 399 from Skater and making it a faster better riding 43....Ya never know?
Same hull with a beak, swim platform, and a 6" thick rub rail (fore & aft).
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Old 02-11-2011, 09:52 PM
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Couldn't agree more. Obviously a lot of people like them. Fountains are some of the most prolific performance boats on the water today.

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Old 02-12-2011, 12:03 PM
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How about outerlimits adds fountain beak....best of everything...
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Hydrostream was using the beak in the 70's, they used it to raise the coast guard hp rating, most of their boats also had wings at the transom for the same reason......
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