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Old 10-31-2010, 08:39 AM
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Wink SeaHunter 37 and Bahama 37

I couldn't make it to the Fort Lauderdale show for family reasons and wanted to look hard at both boats. Does anyone have any pictures or comments from what they were able to see? I've read the other posts about cracks and transoms, and just wondering if any of those comments relate to these boats. I'm sure the Bahama is first class, and the Sea Hunter seems nice too, but concerned with resale value and quality as pricing seems to be a better value. You get what you pay for? I have a 31' Jupiter now and looking to upgrade. Thanks
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both boats looked really nice, I seem to like the Bahama more, we are looking into a Bahama 41 and moving up from the Intrepid. Both boats will make you overly happy though.
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i was on the bahama 41, and it is a beast.
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No pictures of the Bahama 37 ?
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When you go to sell it , which one will hold the value more?
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There is a build post on here about a SH 37.
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I couldn't make it to the Fort Lauderdale show for family reasons and wanted to look hard at both boats. Does anyone have any pictures or comments from what they were able to see? I've read the other posts about cracks and transoms, and just wondering if any of those comments relate to these boats. I'm sure the Bahama is first class, and the Sea Hunter seems nice too, but concerned with resale value and quality as pricing seems to be a better value. You get what you pay for? I have a 31' Jupiter now and looking to upgrade. Thanks
Are u aware of the price difference between the two? The bahama is a nice boat but the price is absurd. Personallly, I'd go for the seahunter or check out the freeman 33 or Mamba 350 cats if u don't want trips.
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Yes, big difference in price I know, and neither has been around very long, although Bahama has Venture people and Henley with great reputation. I need to go ride the SeaHunter, but was curious what others thought.
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37 Bahama was $317 no electronics. If you have the coin no other boat out there will match it fit and finish and innovative designs.
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37 Bahama was $317 no electronics. If you have the coin no other boat out there will match it fit and finish and innovative designs.

It is a very nice boat, but also check out the 39 NorTech for fit and finish..and innovative designs..price comparable.
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Love the nortech but little different setups.
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the bow rise on the 37 is bad. Unless you are very tall you wont see much when u start. Maybe the SH guys have improved that with props or other mods, but i felt it to be too much. The Bahama is waaaay expensive. The interior layout of the 37SH is very clean and simple....rigging is above average. Personally i dont like the lines of the 37SH and thought there was some bow lift at high speed with the trip Yamaha 350's and it felt unstable. Again my test ride was one of the first. Im sure they have tweaked it. You wont be able to trailer it very easily cuz the bow is so wide.
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37 Bahama was $317 no electronics. If you have the coin no other boat out there will match it fit and finish and innovative designs.

who has a picture? Bahama doesn't even have it on their website last time I checked....
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Consider the 340 Sea Vee.
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I just saw a 2010 Venture 34 Cuddy on YW for $139k with power... freekin steal, check that also...
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You can get a 39 Sea Vee for less than the 37 Bahama and its a bad ass boat. why pay more?
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the 41 bahama may be the best laid out boat, would be a great Ledge boat. Last year we talked about moving up to a bigger boat. We have a 36 YF and love the product, but like the Bahama a lot too. The 41 Bahama was more than the 42 YF and with the YF you got a small cabin and Generator, had we pulled the trigger we would have gone with the 42 YF. In the end, we decided to keep what we have and enjoy it. The bahama boat may be the best finised boat I've ever seen, but the price is IMO is way off the chart.

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the bow rise on the 37 is bad. Unless you are very tall you wont see much when u start. Maybe the SH guys have improved that with props or other mods, but i felt it to be too much. The Bahama is waaaay expensive. The interior layout of the 37SH is very clean and simple....rigging is above average. Personally i dont like the lines of the 37SH and thought there was some bow lift at high speed with the trip Yamaha 350's and it felt unstable. Again my test ride was one of the first. Im sure they have tweaked it. You wont be able to trailer it very easily cuz the bow is so wide.
Just wondering, is there anything that you like about Seahunter?
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Since your family has one, why not tell us who are not that familar with it how it would stack up against the Bahama or SeaVee. Admittedly, I'm not familar with it other than the website review. It does appear to have nice lines.
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