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Old 04-20-2007
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Got another boat today....

Ive been looking for a small runabout to use on the weekends to get back and forth to the boat. I got a motor for free from my neighbor, but it was too big for my skiff(Evinrude 35, on a 14' skiff). Today i came across just what ive been looking for, a Starcraft 14' V-bottom boat. Shes in pretty good shape, but needs the floors and transom fixed. It should be in the water this time next week. Going to be a fun summer with this around now, finnaly going to learn to ski and maybe wakeboard.

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You are officially a stinkpotter.
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I grew up on stinkpots. Ive still got the Pearson and other small sailboats. I think im 4-1 on sailboats to powerboats.
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Come on, untill i can ski behind the Pearson, this is going to be around. Ive been looking for one of these for at least 5 years, and $100 was the right price.

You wont see me out there like most of the powerboats in the area, no booze onboard at all, just like my Pearson.
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The boat in the background is what i grew up going out on. Its a 1973 John Almond 23' with a 200hp Mercury on the back.

Thats my wife, Sabrina setting in our old Samurai. I miss that little truck/suv, thing.

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That's a sweet little fishin' machine DS, I sold one just like it a couple years ago. For the price you'd have been a fool not to buy her.
Is that a dog box I see in the back of the Sami? Coon dogs?
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Its not a dog box, theres a small toolbox and a wooden cover made for it. It has brackets to hold a Coleman 48qt cooler.
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