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Old 03-10-2010, 01:59 PM
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Can you tell me about a 2001 27' Avanti?? Quality and ride??
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Old 03-10-2010, 04:47 PM
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Hey, Dangerous, want to buy your 22 back? It is sort of for sale, I now have a 32 Activator (Slim Shady). The Avanti has been stored indoors since I got it from you. The only changes I made are a 1.36 drive (no, it did not break the 1.5 drive), an Accusump, a puke tank, Gaffrig pitot pickup, a longer steering ram (handles well off-plane now) and I found that the old Mach Sterndriver four blade props work very well, no antics like you describe with the Mirage or the Rev. 4 props. Anyway, it is a great boat; surprises most everyone who tries to run against it. I just freshened the cylinder heads only because a spark plug backed out - only tuliped the valves on the one cylinder. We just re-ground the other valves, good engine; like you said, plenty of power.
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Old 03-11-2010, 06:51 AM
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hey guys i c you have some ? about avanti well i can give you the most accurate info on the avanti powerboats from miami, my father was the original owner and founder of the company he sold it in 97 and wen he had the company they were awsome boats said by everyone in miami but when he sold the molds to condor power boats he mest them up well just let me no if you have any ? thank you
might be talking about the OTHER , Avanti
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