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Wouldn't it be awesome to have a 50-footer, though? Forty-footers are so last year.



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Wouldn't it be awesome to have a 50-footer, though? Forty-footers are so last year.

They do sell the decals. I could just remove the "49" and replace it with the "50" sticker. Or maybe even the 58!

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They do sell the decals. I could just remove the "49" and replace it with the "50" sticker. Or maybe even the 58!
But then you'd have to cover them up when the dockmaster comes by looking for moorage....

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I don't mind the arch, looks nice to me. Would I base my decision to buy a boat on that feature? No. Would I turn down a nice deal on a boat with an arch? No. It is just an aesthetic choice like teak deck or the bronze winches...

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If it were a garden basket, it would be a trug. The arch is for towing waterskiers.

Presumably these composite people know their business, but I'm imagining the racking forces on that arch during a crash jibe will be immense, no?

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