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Old 06-16-2021, 02:36 PM
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Hi guys setting up a 35 XP to race and before we purchase engines we want to double check the weight of the boat. anyone have any idea as to what these things weigh?

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Old 06-17-2021, 08:26 PM
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from there website.

Motion 35XP

Be the DOMINATOR!!! Experience the same winning hull that won the 2000 A.P.B.A. Factory-3 National Championship. A true thoroughbred, this model is outfitted with two F-16 canopies for maximum wind deflection and visibility at high speeds. Our spacious cockpit has two front racing style bucket seats with a bolster style rear bench seat for three. We have incorporated a full fiberglass inner liner for superior structural integrity and easy cleaning. This model has been designed for various power options.


Length: 35'0"

Beam: 9'3"

Weight:3,200 lbs

Fuel Capacity: 200 gallons

Standard Equipment

Custom racing bucket seats with rear bench seat seat with combing pads

S/S pop-up cleats (4)

S/S lifting eyes, bow and stern

s/s fuel fills

White color gel coat

Hull and deck bonded around entire perimeter

Bi-Tri Axial Directional Fiberglass construction using vacuum bag techniques

Vinyl-ester resin

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Old 06-18-2021, 11:23 AM
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thank you.
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Sounds promising! Does anybody know what the fuel tanks are made of ?
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Fuel tanks are most likely fiberglass. That could pose a problem with today's fuels. I have owned four Motions and most had tank problems. The fix for me was installing aluminum tanks. Skaters have the same issue.
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Skaters HAD the issue, haven't heard of ethanol breakdown since the issue was discovered and Peter made the resin change in the tank construction / older boats had the tanks rebuilt
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Old 01-05-2022, 06:05 PM
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wich resin they had? and wich one they took to solve the problem ?
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