Notices
Sarasota Line X
 Sarasota Line X

Line-X XS650 Scarab Dive Boat

Old 11-30-2012, 09:53 AM
  #1  
Senior Member Admiral's Club Member
Marine Advertiser
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2,443
Received 979 Likes on 396 Posts
Arrow Line-X XS650 Scarab Dive Boat

This boat is named Thai-Fry and will be used for day commercial fishing in the Gulf of Mexico. Kyle the owner of the Clam House restaurant has built many boats over the years. This boat has a penguin access in between the two 250 yamahas for diving and hauling fish on board.
Name:  29FF4FD4-E91A-41BD-B0A8-DD891C27AACB-4227-000004626A2B4F40.jpg
Views: 773
Size:  179.9 KB
Name:  5990C2FD-D59D-4447-934C-54BB22953309-4227-0000046274A3BD61.jpg
Views: 800
Size:  250.8 KB
Name:  8733CDF4-DBA3-417E-AD58-2A9BB1CBC1C0-4227-0000046D18C0ABAE.jpg
Views: 748
Size:  152.3 KB
Name:  01146A94-8E63-45E1-A95D-61F5EC973B9F-4227-0000046D047529D8.jpg
Views: 746
Size:  186.0 KB
Name:  9634DFA3-0CDB-414D-9DC2-27F1B09E8514-4227-0000046CFFFB9198.jpg
Views: 741
Size:  229.5 KB
Name:  2FC8FEE2-4652-4026-98FA-7BB8A7AB85AF-4889-000004DE1380290B.jpg
Views: 767
Size:  234.5 KB
Name:  D0540685-A83C-4BBC-805D-982A5918E09D-4889-000004DDFDC9B337.jpg
Views: 757
Size:  191.9 KB
Name:  2F5F24E4-F81A-403A-A9E1-E9CB4AA80CC9-4889-000004DE0BD4D21A.jpg
Views: 745
Size:  228.9 KB
Name:  20E1671A-529B-482B-9026-10F0DC35BCFE-4889-000004DE045DDD6C.jpg
Views: 760
Size:  209.6 KB
Name:  20F564AA-5BD3-4C9D-8BE7-E727FEE38489-4889-000004DDF82F5276.jpg
Views: 776
Size:  203.8 KB
Old 11-30-2012, 10:45 AM
  #2  
Admirals Club Admiral's Club Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 1,813
Received 573 Likes on 238 Posts
Default

WOW. Just WOW. Looks like I have some competition for the ultimate spearfishing boat build.
Old 07-21-2013, 12:56 PM
  #3  
Admirals Club Admiral's Club Member
 
OffshoreApparel.com's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2,740
Received 603 Likes on 353 Posts
Default

Wow, The options seem endless. Now I'm wanting to pick up and older boat, just so I can do a line-x restoration and not worry about beating her up.

I believe this stuff has opened a whole new market, solving the prob of paint as the only, far inferior, option in a restoration.
Old 07-13-2020, 06:08 AM
  #4  
Admirals Club Admiral's Club Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 2,125
Received 148 Likes on 101 Posts
Default

anyone have any finished pics of this boat? very original
Old 07-20-2020, 03:54 PM
  #5  
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2020
Posts: 15
Received 2 Likes on 2 Posts
Default

Questions galore about this..... Was this a Scarab iii 34? Very slick. Any links to the original builder of this or additional photos?? I would LOVE to see the build of that rear transom.

What was the quantity of Line-x used, and average thickness/coats?
Old 07-31-2020, 09:28 AM
  #6  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2020
Location: Clearwater and LTK
Posts: 306
Likes: 0
Received 264 Likes on 105 Posts
Default

Originally Posted by head_hunter View Post
WOW. Just WOW. Looks like I have some competition for the ultimate spearfishing boat build.
Rob, you’ll have even more competition on the boat that’s getting ready to roll into Brian’s shop in the next week and a half to two weeks.....
Old 08-02-2020, 10:21 AM
  #7  
Admirals Club Admiral's Club Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Ocala
Posts: 3,554
Received 1,315 Likes on 638 Posts
Default

Looks familiar to the ultimate commercial spear boat that has inspired several copies so far. 44 Tempest





Old 08-02-2020, 10:47 AM
  #8  
Admirals Club Admiral's Club Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 1,813
Received 573 Likes on 238 Posts
Default

Originally Posted by kmoose View Post
Looks familiar to the ultimate commercial spear boat that has inspired several copies so far. 44 Tempest
Dan's 44 is definitely the king of all the dive boats, and he gets all the credit for the design at me and others have copied.

Originally Posted by FinReaper069 View Post
Rob, you’ll have even more competition on the boat that’s getting ready to roll into Brian’s shop in the next week and a half to two weeks.....
Oh yea? Can't wait to see that. Brian did the cockpit deck and all the metal for my new build, came out amazing.




Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.