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Old 09-07-2006, 01:44 PM
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SkaterJim and his 28 Skater, with co-pilot - run 125.5 MPH on Lake Hartwell on Labor Day 2006. 85 Degrees, 75% humidity. Thanks to Diamond Marine, Tayor Machine and BBlades. Great Combo!
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nice numbers but wouldnt catch me doin it in a boat that small...
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obviously a well thougt out combo to perfrom like that, nice work. what does it have for power?
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obviously a well thougt out combo to perfrom like that, nice work. what does it have for power?
it has 300x motors with Wayne Taylor 15 in mids and 2.5 lowers
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AWESOME! I bet we both know a guy on Long Island that will not be sleeping too well for a while. Tossing and turning all night long!
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SkaterJim has one of the nicest 28's I have ever seen AND it runs the numbers.
Good talking to you in LOTO Jim and give me a call when your out this way.
The Hot Toddy Run is going to be a helava lot of fun this year
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nice numbers but wouldnt catch me doin it in a boat that small...

LOL so I guess you would never get in an STV that runs 132.

Congrats on the 125, thats moving out
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it has 300x motors with Wayne Taylor 15 in mids and 2.5 lowers
Jim I take it you got your drive shaft fixed. Jerrod
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SkaterJim has one of the nicest 28's I have ever seen AND it runs the numbers.
Good talking to you in LOTO Jim and give me a call when your out this way.
The Hot Toddy Run is going to be a helava lot of fun this year
DO you know the dates of this years run Chris? I THINK it may be the same as the LG run?!
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