View Poll Results: Cabin or No cabin
Cabin with all the frills
161
48.49%
Cabin with just the basics
124
37.35%
1/2 cabin just to change
28
8.43%
What is a Cabin ?
19
5.72%
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Old 06-01-2005, 07:58 PM
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I need a cabin just to crash after the bars so I don't drive home and hit a log. If I lived on the water, I would have a cat, Nortech would be first choice 36.
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:06 PM
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Scott: I think the ideal setup would be to have a big Sea Ray type of cruiser docked in the harbor for partying and entertaining, then, the hot rod go fast deep V or cat docked along side. (Now back to reality) Boating is about compromises, you can't run 100 in 5-6's in that 45 Sea Ray, but you can't go down below in that 3 man bolster, stag eng, no cabin hot rod boat and flip on the AC, take a shower, and watch some TV. For me, I like havin some what of a cabin to get out of the sun or just kick back and relax. (The wife will surely agree to that!) We probably spend less than 2% of our time in the boat, in the cabin. So I say if we need to have all the plush comforts of home, we might as well stay home. We both love goin fast and jumpin waves!

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Old 06-01-2005, 08:10 PM
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I personally would love the concept of owning a Gladiator, they are the one the best looking boats I've ever seen seen but my wife would never have it. She wants a minimum of a half cabin in a Top Gun. I have to admit the few times we have slept on our boat we've really enjoyed it. She doesn't like the concept of not having somewhere to freshen up, store your clothes and bags, make a sandwich or do something out of the sun once in a while.
Like I said, I could care less, I guess if you are married they probably enjoy the cabin more than we do.
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:14 PM
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I had a full cabin in my 292 FASTech and never used it...just recently moved up to a 382 without one and don't miss it. It really depends on the type of boating that you prefer.
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bare bones!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 06-01-2005, 09:33 PM
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I think I have a cabin up front somewhere. Debbie keeps dissapearing on occasion.
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Old 06-02-2005, 06:47 AM
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maybe something like this is the perfect compromise... 63' x 16'6", 60 000 lbs. of kryptonite, twin 2000hp. MTUs giving 72 mph.
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Old 06-02-2005, 06:53 AM
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My 311 has everything, fridge, microwave, a/c head sink. All of which was never used. Mt Tiger has the extended covergirl and a portipotty and it's perfect after partying just rollin up in a couple fattowels I felt like I was at the Hyatt...Rob
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Old 06-02-2005, 08:23 AM
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My 37 has alot and the wife likes it so i'm happy.a/c,heat,full head,frid.,flat screen,dvd,micro,galley sink and counter tops that cost more than the ones in my house.
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Cabin? Whats a cabin? I own a low deck cat. You can sleep in the"cabin" but don't sit up, you'll end up with a headache and a bump on ur noggin.
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