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Old 10-22-2010, 03:05 PM
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Default 110+ mph, stv euro ski 2000



This on local Craigslist...$25K.

Guaranteed to do at least 110MPH...my GAWD...

Nothing said about livewells, fish locker, etc., 260HP outboard...
Never saw one of these before...and, no, I'm not tempted...my life is in a "no wake zone"...

But, I would like to rent it for an hour or so...
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Talk about a death trap.
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Ditto on the death trap.
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tough crowd...there is more to life than fishing for cobias in saltwater in Florida...believe it or else!

This thing is very interesting, at least to me. I suspect it would be the ultimate chick-magnet, too...15 minutes @ 115mph, with some tight turns, and their thighs would just....nevermind
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15 minutes @ 115mph, with some tight turns, and their thighs would just...be covered in shit and piss and you'd be cleaning a mess up on the boat.
Fixed.
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good point...

like I said, my real life is in the no-wake zone...fantasy life would involve Maggie Q...
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Just bought it!!!!!!!!



















































Just kidding!!
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Well, I was going to say something about my 7.8% commission due from the seller...







Just kidding, also.
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Another photo from the Craigslist ad:



Who actually buys these kinds of boats?
I must live a sheltered life, but have never seen one like this on local waters, ever.
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Who actually buys these kinds of boats?
I must live a sheltered life, but have never seen one like this on local waters, ever.
It is impractical and dangerous.

Look at this:
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It is impractical and dangerous.

Look at this:
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cool, guess they come with the side door option
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How many rod holders? Like a fountain, just a go fast boat. Who cares?
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Default Tripped by a wave....

This guy was "tripped by a wave" at only 74 MPH.....

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Awsome boat! I would love to own an STV.
Some guys want a Tahoe, some want a Ferrari Enzo...
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So, you need a good PFD, and diapers...and a good fiberglass man afterward. A fun afternoon is not exactly cheap.

Is a 115MPH boat like this even insurable?

Again, WHO BUYS THESE THINGS???
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my bike does 154...so I'm told...
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Just sold mine,first of year. Best driving experience ever. Would do 110 safely, 115 and more if you raise the jack plate. It was a 6o AM run, back on the trailer by 8:00.
I'am an old fart, it was my last hurrah in a fast boat. I did just pick up a 38 Fountain with trip opti 300s.
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How many rod holders? Like a fountain, just a go fast boat. Who cares?
Seen a few others post recently about Fountains not having rod holders.
18 from the factory on mine 26 counting down stairs storage and I sure can't run that many rods. LOL

Guys on the rivers buy those a lot. They also run them a lot on the mountain lakes in Calif. .
I would think that rice rocket on water Babesaurus has would run up there over 80
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