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81 38ft Scarab.

Old 09-10-2010, 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by TexomaPowerboater View Post
Smokin deal for $12K IMO. And for that price, you don't really need insurance. Make sure you budget enough money to buy atleast one drive or engine rebuild or both. Its a boat, chit breaks all the time, might as well plan on it. $5K would be a good rainy day fund.
LOL!! Thanks for your input. I think ill get it and play with it.
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Old 09-10-2010, 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by tommymonza View Post
Take you 12 thousand and buy a nice clean single engine 24 footer that will do 60 not 45 like that Scarab .The fuel , repairs , storage and a tow vehicle for that pig will make you wish you never took up boating.
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Old 09-10-2010, 04:58 PM
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I agree with the 24 foot idea. You will get a much nicer and more reliable boat that doesn't suck nearly as much fuel for the same price!
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