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Old 03-23-2002, 10:15 PM
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Why can't I find a 28'-32' boat from 40,000-55,000 that runs 70mph on gps, All I want is a good handling boat that isn't the everyday boat

Sonic 1996 or newer 28-31'
AT 1997 or newer 28'
Donzi 28zx 1998 or newer
Pantera 28'1994 or newer
Scrabb 29' 1996 or newer
Sunsation 32' 1997 or newer
Any of these I will consider, I would like twin power or

possibly a 28.8 sunsation with a 502
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Old 03-23-2002, 11:32 PM
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Finding anything with twin power in decent shape in the years you are looking for is going to be next to impossible.
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http://www.thunderboatalley.com/olsen_2.htm This is not your everyday boat and is in like new condition.....its a sweet 28!!
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That cig is great but to old for me! Also I currently own a 253 checkmate with a 502 mpi/efi and like it so it has to be a good step up for me to sell it and add 20,000 . also I'm not interested in Baja, fountian, velocity. its not that there bad just to many in my area and I don't want one
Thanks for the help one will pop up sooner or later
Keep lookin thanks
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Wassup,
Did you check boat trader on line? Theres a 288 sunsation 1997 454 asking 49k. Theres also a couple of 32 sunsations 1993 one is 45k and the other 49k.
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Yeah I searched about 20 site and nothing interesting to me, I ck boat traded everyday thanks.
I'm hoping someone on this site is think of upgrading soon
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Theres a 28 saber in the classifieds section. I dont know anything about saber but seems like a resonable price and its a nice looking boat. twin 500hp's on a trailor for 55k. I'm undecided about the bright yellow though. Check it out maybe its you.
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I've got a 1994 290 Enticer for sale. The boat is in excellent condition has twin 454 Mag EFI's and will run an honest 70-72 mph. Its in the OSO classified section. You will not find a cleaner boat. Maybe PQ's are not your thing , but its in your price and speed range and looks better than a lot of newer boats.
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What about a 30 ft Superboat, there single engine i/o boat will run much faster than 70mph..
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I know that Performance marine has both a fountain and a powerquest in the high 20's/low 30's. Both are real nice boats.
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