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Old 03-26-2004, 02:02 PM
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I look at this boat and can't help but think it started out as a Customs boat. The cabin looks like it was the plane Jane model and updated along with the cockpit.


http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?

ViewItem&category=26432&item=2469593320&ssPageName =STRK:MEBWA:IT
New engines, etc. I mean who burns up 2 motors in 5 seasons. Also, 2 502 MPI's in a 42' ? Maybe a 70 mph boat. Bring on the whipples.

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Try this

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...tem=2469593320

Looks like some one got a deal on a bear hull and did some of there own rigging. I thinks its out on boat trader for around 100 G's
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Really cheap looking upholstry job I thought
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Nice bottom paint
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new upholstery....

Why all the wrinkles?
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It's an ex military/DEA boat I would be willing to bet. Hence the poor vinyl, interior and the side by side seating.
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There is no free lunch, is there ?
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Was this the same boat for sale (on here) a while back by that guy from Az?
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i've looked at it, the boat was seized, probably a drug runner. owner put in new engines and interior, used the boat a year, then donated it to mothers against drunk drivers for the tax write-off. boat probably needs $15,000 to $25,000 work to bring it up to low wholesale book value. the interior needs to be done correctly, needs all new guages.
the guy selling it now is a representative to MADD.
previous owner had it at havasu, registered in arizona. oh yea, it has extra fuel tanks too. i'll bet it came from florida.
 
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the interior needs to be done correctly
Like fountain does interior correctly! (Ha Ha He He)
I saw this boat in person last week. I know the individuals selling it. You get what you pay for in boating, and they do not price there boats through the roof. I am sure whomever buys this boat will get a good deal and be a happy 42 fountain owner.


And thats all I have to say about thayut!!!
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