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Old 09-29-2010, 10:50 AM
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I should have photos to add to this next week, http://boatermouth.com//index.php/ma...io/7/2555.html.

They did a photo shoot last week, but as I understand it conditions didn't cooperate.
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Old 09-29-2010, 10:56 AM
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Sounds like a smart move,
new 20ft V running 55mph for under 30k..
Speed for the not so rich
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Old 09-29-2010, 12:23 PM
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I wonder how this boat differs from their popular 21 foot Pulsare. My Dad had one of those and it was a pretty nice boat.
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Old 09-29-2010, 02:26 PM
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Totally different hull...wider beam/shorter length. The boat can handle way more power...a 3.0 liter 225 will have the boat running mid 70's!
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I personally cut and installed the non-skid in the deck plug for Checkmate on this model. I have seen the first boat, but no photos of it finished. I think the first one has a 115 Merc on it for testing? It is a sharp looking little boat!

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I am so excited about the revived interest in the smaller sport boats! These are true driver's boats, not just a "point and shoot" boat.
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