Like Tree0Likes

20' boat recommendations?

Reply
Old 08-12-2004, 09:56 PM
  #61
Registered
 
Wateronthebrain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 57
Default Re: 20' boat recommendations?

How about 1/2 of a Fountain 40 footer ?
Wateronthebrain is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2004, 10:03 PM
  #62
Platinum Member
Platinum Member
 
Steve 1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Beautiful Fort Lauderdale www.cheetahcat.com
My Boats: Slippery when wet!
Posts: 10,833
Default Re: 20' boat recommendations?

Paramount builds a popular 21 footer used to be factory direct.
Steve 1 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-13-2004, 06:01 PM
  #63
Registered
 
Minx20's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
My Boats: Looking for Classic Donzi or Pantera24
Posts: 291
Default Re: 20' boat recommendations?

I had a Chaparral Villain II which was 19 feet. If you want to build something you can do what I did. By the time it was done I had, including the cost of the boat, I had only $10,000 in the boat. Most of the savings was from my own labor. Not bad for a mid 60mph boat. Believe it or not I was even able to have a set of stand-up bolsters made for the boat without it looking top heavy. I only sold the boat, because it was a little small for South Florida water. I was planning to add an aluminum swin platform on the back. I think for your needs this is a great boat. 19', 5.7/Alpha, Thru-Hull exhust, Trim-tabs, Engine cover pad. There are plenty of then out there, just depends if you want to rebuild it to your specs or leave it as you find it. Take a look at what I did. Not bad for 19' boat.
Attached Thumbnails
20' boat recommendations?-bolsters.jpg   20' boat recommendations?-stern1-s.jpg   20' boat recommendations?-side-s.jpg  

Minx20 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
lowfunds
General Q & A
1
09-25-2007 11:01 PM
LubeJobs42
General Boating Discussion
14
07-31-2006 08:17 PM
onesickpantera
General Boating Discussion
50
07-13-2005 05:17 PM
chuck21401
General Boating Discussion
44
12-01-2004 07:52 PM
SMOKE THIS
General Boating Discussion
1
07-23-2004 04:24 PM



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:52 PM.


Copyright 2011 OffShoreOnly. All rights reserved.