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Old 04-19-2017, 05:38 AM
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Originally Posted by Jassman View Post
They are not making the 27.. I now wish I would have kept that boat.. Nothing in the market comes close in performance as far as ride, speed and fuel consumption. It was basically a one off custom that started as a stretched 22...I'd love to make a mold cause I still feel there is a need in the marketplace..the boat is that good. I asked yesterday if Jim would consider making me a 22... but he is very busy building 39's, and I completely understand. So I'm looking at another brand.

Jassman, are you not going with a 39 w/ quads?
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Old 04-19-2017, 05:58 AM
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Originally Posted by Jassman View Post
They are not making the 27.. I now wish I would have kept that boat.. Nothing in the market comes close in performance as far as ride, speed and fuel consumption. It was basically a one off custom that started as a stretched 22...I'd love to make a mold cause I still feel there is a need in the marketplace..the boat is that good. I asked yesterday if Jim would consider making me a 22... but he is very busy building 39's, and I completely understand. So I'm looking at another brand.
If you are looking for a 22, there is a carbon fiber 22' cat for sale in California.

http://www.ussclb.org/2005-kernan-22-carbon-power-cat/

It is this design:

http://kernanyd.com/project/22-powercat/

I really know nothing else about it, although it looks pretty nice. Carbon fiber, asymmetrical rounded sponsons (wasn't Jim's 22 the same?), carbon hard top. I almost took a chance on it and had it shipped to Florida but the wife says it's too small. There is a chance it would be an awesome hull, especially if re-powered with some Merc 115s or something similar.
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Old 04-19-2017, 06:27 AM
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Originally Posted by Jassman View Post
They are not making the 27.. I now wish I would have kept that boat.. Nothing in the market comes close in performance as far as ride, speed and fuel consumption. It was basically a one off custom that started as a stretched 22...I'd love to make a mold cause I still feel there is a need in the marketplace..the boat is that good. I asked yesterday if Jim would consider making me a 22... but he is very busy building 39's, and I completely understand. So I'm looking at another brand.
Jassman for some reason I thought you were getting or had a 39, what are you considering?
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Old 04-19-2017, 09:14 AM
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Originally Posted by savage25xtreme View Post
I was told they are not interested in making the 27.
oh well..maybe the used market or I'll have to continue my research on somthing else. I may start a thread to see what my other options are. I am trying to find one boat that can do two different things.
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Old 04-19-2017, 09:32 AM
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oh well..maybe the used market or I'll have to continue my research on somthing else. I may start a thread to see what my other options are. I am trying to find one boat that can do two different things.
Prowler 246?
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Old 04-19-2017, 09:42 AM
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Originally Posted by midcap View Post
oh well..maybe the used market or I'll have to continue my research on somthing else. I may start a thread to see what my other options are. I am trying to find one boat that can do two different things.
Word on the street is Prowler will be releasing a 29X10, but it is probably 2 years out.
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Old 04-19-2017, 10:39 AM
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Originally Posted by kitebuz View Post
Prowler 246?
maybe....basically I want to find a hull that can fish around the islands, have a trolling motor on the bow and then I can run to the floaters and fish out there.

Technically you can fish for specks/reds from any boat but dropping anchor is a PITA especially when you want to fish a shore line. I am not going back in the marsh, so low draft depth isn't an issue, and we have 3 feet of depth in the canal at the camp.

I really want to avoid having to sell my boat and buy two boat, because the larger boat wouldn't be used as much at that point.
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Old 04-19-2017, 10:41 AM
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Originally Posted by savage25xtreme View Post
Word on the street is Prowler will be releasing a 29X10, but it is probably 2 years out.
I wonder how high the bow would be, I saw someone had a calcutta 26 footer or so with a trolling motor. That may fit the bill, I need to find the thread to see how the cruise #'s look, because it only seems to hold 126 gallons or so.
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Old 04-19-2017, 11:49 AM
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Originally Posted by Jassman View Post
They are not making the 27.. I now wish I would have kept that boat.. Nothing in the market comes close in performance as far as ride, speed and fuel consumption. It was basically a one off custom that started as a stretched 22...I'd love to make a mold cause I still feel there is a need in the marketplace..the boat is that good. I asked yesterday if Jim would consider making me a 22... but he is very busy building 39's, and I completely understand. So I'm looking at another brand.
the cape fear 22 with a single 200 for $63k is a deal. No euro transom and a 9' beam makes this the larges 22 around. 42 mph with the 150 hp merc.
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Old 04-19-2017, 01:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Jassman View Post
They are not making the 27.. I now wish I would have kept that boat.. Nothing in the market comes close in performance as far as ride, speed and fuel consumption. It was basically a one off custom that started as a stretched 22...I'd love to make a mold cause I still feel there is a need in the marketplace..the boat is that good. I asked yesterday if Jim would consider making me a 22... but he is very busy building 39's, and I completely understand. So I'm looking at another brand.
That market is where I am at right now. I need a boat that can fish specks around the island with a trolling motor but also get out there and fish the floaters.
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Old 04-19-2017, 01:37 PM
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Originally Posted by midcap View Post
oh well..maybe the used market or I'll have to continue my research on somthing else. I may start a thread to see what my other options are. I am trying to find one boat that can do two different things.

A couple used Calcuttas out there right now
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Old 04-19-2017, 01:45 PM
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Originally Posted by BAB75 View Post
A couple used Calcuttas out there right now
I saw the one in St.Pete, I can keep what I have and buy a 32 footer for that price.

Isn't the bare hull like 50-60k new?
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Old 04-19-2017, 02:14 PM
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Originally Posted by twindiesel View Post
Jassman, are you not going with a 39 w/ quads?

I was going to but wanted a 3 sided cabin...and then an opportunity came up 2 weeks ago that I had been working on for months that I could not pass up.

Ill eventually build a 39
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Old 04-19-2017, 02:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Jassman View Post
I was going to but wanted a 3 sided cabin...and then an opportunity came up 2 weeks ago that I had been working on for months that I could not pass up.

Ill eventually build a 39
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Old 04-19-2017, 03:13 PM
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I need your mailing address.
Just take me for a ride sometime..and I'll buy the beer and lunch...
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Originally Posted by Bullshipper View Post
the cape fear 22 with a single 200 for $63k is a deal. No euro transom and a 9' beam makes this the larges 22 around. 42 mph with the 150 hp merc.


wasnt there a thread on that boat..??
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Old 04-19-2017, 05:17 PM
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Hey Midcap, if looking for a boat that can do inshore and offshore, have you looked at our 235?

This pic is the same boat, different days.

Jim, your boats continue to impress. I really want to ride the next one before it gets out of the areA.
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Old 04-19-2017, 05:38 PM
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What did they do with that YF once they caught it? Does the 235 have a fish box that's 5ft long?
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Old 04-19-2017, 05:52 PM
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Originally Posted by savage25xtreme View Post
What did they do with that YF once they caught it? Does the 235 have a fish box that's 5ft long?
Michael could correct me, but I believe that particular customer got custom fish boxes. However, the 5 tuna on the deck would fit in the standard boxes. Hybrid can be pretty abstract in terms of capabilities. That pic sums up what the 235 is all about.
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Old 04-19-2017, 06:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Tideline Boats View Post
Hey Midcap, if looking for a boat that can do inshore and offshore, have you looked at our 235?

This pic is the same boat, different days.

Jim, your boats continue to impress. I really want to ride the next one before it gets out of the areA.
thanks for the post, I just remember I think I commented on your boat in the past. I am glad to see you are all still building them.
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