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02-16-2008, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Thanks for the reply's. I had it for sale last...

Thanks for the reply's. I had it for sale last year, no luck just figured if I got 5k for the hull and trailer, then sold off some of the assorted parts (drive, steering, tabs ...) I would be money...
02-14-2008, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Selling Hull vs Complete boat

Hull vs Complete boat

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What is the opinion with sellling an older boat (87' 251 convinsor) as just a hull vs a...
Forum: Checkmate
02-11-2008, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,025
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Hull vs Complete boat

What is the opinion with sellling an older boat (87' 251 convinsor) as just a hull vs a complete boat? In todays market would it be any easier to sell the hull only and keep my motor? Then sell off...
Forum: Checkmate
06-23-2007, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,789
Posted By dlbCheckmate

I've got one for sale. Email me at...

I've got one for sale. Email me at [email protected]
Forum: Checkmate
06-03-2007, 06:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,345
Posted By dlbCheckmate

I've got an 89 251 for sale as well. Its at...

I've got an 89 251 for sale as well. Its at Modern Marine in Schoolcraft Michigan.
Forum: Checkmate
06-03-2007, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,789
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Great, please post the results. I have one for...

Great, please post the results. I have one for sale if anyone is interested. Email me at [email protected]
Forum: Checkmate
01-01-2007, 08:30 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,985
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Engine Shop

The electronic one's use the piston running in the plastic cylinder to indicate position, not sure if you could adapt them to read with the aluminum rams. Any way... I bought the lower as a package,...
Forum: Checkmate
12-29-2006, 06:06 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,985
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Engine Shop

Nice ride ! I have a 251 as well. I have played with several combo's. Currently I have a Mod 468 and run just under 80mph. I bought a bunch of stuff to upgrade to get over 80 but have not gotten to...
Forum: General Q & A
09-30-2006, 08:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,375
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Why am I too slow?

Mike, mine is flat no hook at all. It has a little chine walk with a three blade but you can drive through it. The four blade took it all away. I wanted to try the Imco shortie and see what it would...
Forum: General Q & A
09-29-2006, 10:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,150
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: ??? about stand off box

Boatally, I bought a used one for my checkmate but I never got the chance to try it yet. I would consider selling. It is an Imco with ears and drive shaft. I also have a bravo with Imco 2" shortie I...
Forum: General Q & A
09-29-2006, 09:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,375
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Why am I too slow?

Mike, I am also running a 251 Checkmate (87) but I have a 468 with ported heads and run 78 mph on GPS (25 pitch 4blade Hydromotive prop) I had heard originally heard that Checkmate built two versions...
09-17-2006, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Michigan..........

Do you have a job to offer or are you looking for a job ?
Forum: Checkmate
07-08-2006, 10:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: 1996 23' Checkmate Bbc Question

What ignition does it have? Most stock Mercruisers do not have rev limiters. Most likely thats all the intake it has.
Forum: General Q & A
06-04-2006, 06:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,002
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: What is the best Pre Lube system

I use a Master Lube system. Works great, mounted cleanly a bracket I made on the rear of the block.
Forum: General Q & A
06-04-2006, 06:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,255
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: How do you change your oil?

Or you can just pull the motors every time like I do :D :D :D
09-10-2005, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,945
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Checkmate Convincor 253 questions

Rebel is correct, The older 251 Convisors were a 71/2 Foot Beam, but I'm not sure about the 253. I have an older 251 that we run on lake Michigan, we will be out today if all goes well. Great Boat,...
Forum: Fountain
08-30-2005, 09:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,131
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: 42 Project for sale

Wow, nice price. Do you have any current Photo's PM me if you want...
08-08-2005, 08:57 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,077
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: What makes a boat porpose?

I've got an 87 251 Checkmate Convinsor. I had the same issue, very ssensitive to porpoising and Chine walking. I swapped out the Alpha for a Bravo ( left the same "X" ) but still had the same...
07-25-2005, 09:00 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,880
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Plain Vanilla is finally mine.

Fred, I know the spot well. We launch from the DNR dock across the river. I don't know how often I'll get out this year, we just sold our house on Miami Rd so I have a little further to drive now...
07-23-2005, 09:21 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,880
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Plain Vanilla is finally mine.

Fred, nice ride. Where do you boat out of in St. Joe ?
07-14-2005, 07:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: What's a 87 25' checkmate worth

I bought an 87 with the 330 and Alpha combo several years ago. It lasted three trips before breaking the drive and leaving me stranded for 6 hrs on lake Michigan. ( and a big tow bill ) I swaped the...
Forum: Apache
06-02-2005, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 844
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: Apache Heritage for sale

WOW, pretty cool.... I thought I read in the Poker Run Article that it was given to one of the original guys and he said it would not be sold ? Wounder what happended.
Forum: General Q & A
05-29-2005, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,389
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: 4150 adapted to 4500 Intake?

We tried it with a 572. All the flow numbers indicated 980 cfm would be plenty, But Craigs 1050 stage 5 Nickerson carb :D :D :D kicked the pants off the Carb Shops 980 (4150). I would agree that...
05-27-2005, 08:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,227
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: 3 blade vs 4 blade

I ran a 3 blade mirage, I installed full Hydraulic steering and a Hydromotive 4 blade prop, and away went the chine walking ! The 4 blade is a better cruising prop then the 3 blade, but the 3 blade...
Forum: Cigarette
05-08-2005, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 841
Posted By dlbCheckmate

Re: 93 Top Gun, Lock and Load

Cool, its good to see them returned to glory ! Hope he posts some photo's
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