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Miami Offshore 24

Old 07-20-2011, 09:28 AM
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The boat is there on consignment. The owner of the store told me to make an offer as he just wanted it off the lot, they are more of a small, outboard powered fishing boat kind of place. I just wanted to look at it. He said that he didn't know much about the hull but that mechanically the boat was near perfect, being owned by a mechanic. The motor looked real nice. I would bet it could be had for $8 grand-ish
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Old 07-20-2011, 11:16 AM
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Originally Posted by Stormrider View Post
Per Brownie...
"Harry (Schoell) also did the 23' Magnum which became the basis for a hundred 7' wide hulls and boat companies."
"The 23' Magnum was never built as a production boat. They made one for Bob Magoon. It was speifically designed to to be a twin outboard offshore racer."
Check out the History of the 24. Click on Products, then on 24 and then on History of the 24 footer.

When everyone realized Don wasn't going to build these and discarded the molds, everybody and their brother made a copy of them.
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Old 07-20-2011, 02:39 PM
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Old 09-15-2011, 07:28 PM
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That is a copy of the 24 (& 27) Squadron. The underdash and cockpit is different as well as the minimal number and very thin strigers...
Looks like they raised the freeboard on the hullsides a couple inches as well.
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