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Old 11-07-2018, 12:36 PM
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Been a while since I posted here, our 1976 uniflite




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Old 11-07-2018, 12:54 PM
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Old 11-07-2018, 01:56 PM
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Originally Posted by Polliwog View Post
1962 Lyn-Craft 17' runabout - all original;

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Dad sunk a 1973 16' sea breeze off of Pensacola beach!
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Old 11-07-2018, 05:40 PM
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Originally Posted by AKBray907 View Post
Been a while since I posted here, our 1976 uniflite





Thats a great looking boat. I saw some of the pictures of it before you made the top for it. You did a great job of maintaining a nice profile while adding some needed protection from the elements.
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Old 11-07-2018, 06:16 PM
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Default my 230C Sea Ox


My 1990 Sea Ox 230C...bought it from original owner a month ago
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Old 11-08-2018, 02:26 AM
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Originally Posted by jeff7y28 View Post
I just assume most people here are salt water sport fishermen. I forget that some people have never been in the ocean. However, the year could not be determined, as you suggested, because the hulls all looked the same from beginning of production until Bertram stopped building them (about 20 or 25 years). That 31' hull is recognizable from Kona to Costa Rica to south Florida to Australia, and just about anywhere in between.

I am not sure about your 50%. It would take a poll to determine that. Start a poll, I will wager you on it. I might lose, I don't know. You seem pretty sure. But maybe all these young bucks who think the world revolves around a 22 Sea Hunt center console or a 34 Yellowfin might very well have no clue about a 31 Bertram! It is considered to be the first true deep V sport fisherman that revolutionized the sport and ocean going fishing boats.
I knew right away. Not a young buck though.

I missed a chance to pick up a 31 Bertie for $10K years ago. See her refinished now, shes worth 10x that. Gorgeous boat!
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Old 11-08-2018, 09:36 AM
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Originally Posted by AKBray907 View Post
Been a while since I posted here, our 1976 uniflite




nice job on the top, .......... (however I must say that I would be interested in seeing some post-mod stability calculations.)
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Old 11-08-2018, 12:01 PM
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Man what a GREAT THREAD!!!
Loved seeing all the old boats I grew up with, Glastrons, Glasspars, old Boston Whaler 17's with the wood console, MFGs, etc.

Here are 2 of my prior ones...both Baja SS models, a 16 and an 18.



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