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#1 backwoods OFFLINE  

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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:30 PM

but the problem is the cub 70 will be leaving to get the new to me toy. its a 1968 glassmaster boat. what do ya guys think is it a good deal? and im adding a few thing to the deal cause i know my cub isnt worth $700

 

For sale 1968 14 foot Glass Master with 45 hp engine runs good and great shape with trailer

 

 

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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:38 PM

It looks like good deal. But to get rid of a GT for a boat? I don't know about that. :D

 

Has it been redone? Been along time since I've seen a boat that old with that glossy of a finish on it.



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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:41 PM

not sure i still have my big jd which does all the work i havent touched the cub since april when i put it out back. that or the boat was stored inside and always waxed cause i barely see a water line. also looking at the pic closely it might have been raining when the pic was taken


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:43 PM

BOAT 

 

Bust 

Out 

Another 

Thousand


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:44 PM

BOAT 

 

Bust 

Out 

Another 

Thousand

In other words. Not worth it. Keep the Cub! 


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:45 PM

this will be the second boat ive owned if i get it. the cub doesnt get any use from me its a shame to see it just sitting all the time


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 12:58 PM

boat 
/bōt/

 

Noun
A small vessel placed in a body of water for which money is to be tossed into.


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 01:21 PM

Backwoods, before I made a trade I would take the boat to a lake and take it for a spin, not just a few min., but a good while out on the lake. Take it from me I wish I had done that with one of the boats I bought. Spent a lot of time cleaning and making it ready for the water after I bought it only to find that it had a bad MOTOR! Then after getting the motor running half way the steering cble broke and left us stranded on the lake. Thank goodness for a homeowner who brought us out some oars so we could get back to shore. Just part of the story. It looks good but you want to make sure it is water ready. No leaks, engine runs good(boat mech. told me next time take the boat out for a real shakedown run before committing to it). I did this on the second boat I bought and we found some problems where the PO didn't even know was there. He knocked enough off so that we got the boat and all fixed for what he was asking fo the boat. Personally I don't get rid of my GTs. Except for the one I gave my BIL.. JM2CW. Thanks. Roger.


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 01:33 PM

Make sure to check it out.. But if he is willing to trade and its a decent boat.. GIVER buddy..  Like others said though.. check it out well or its a bottomless pit...



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Posted July 09, 2013 - 02:24 PM

WHAT is the NEW wife going to say about this ????????

 

 

 

Dick



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Posted July 09, 2013 - 02:37 PM

boat 
/bōt/

 

Noun
A small vessel placed in a body of water for which money is to be tossed into.

 

 

:smilewink:  :smilewink: Great isn't it!!!!!!

I own a marina. :thumbs:

 

My advice. Stay away from that Chrysler. Not good motors to start with, and nearly

impossible to find parts for nowadays.

 

 

Edit.

Let me put it a bit stronger.

You couldn't pay me to own a Chrysler OB motor.


Edited by IamSherwood, July 09, 2013 - 02:39 PM.

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Posted July 09, 2013 - 03:31 PM

I was just going to say check parts availability on the motor but Will beat me to it. 



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Posted July 09, 2013 - 03:42 PM

Backwoods, please heed Will's advice.  He makes his living with boats, so he knows his stuff!   He tells it straight up.  :thumbs:


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 07:05 PM

A boat is a "hole in the water to pour money into"

 

Can the boat mow the yard, push snow, till the garden and be usable 12 months a year?

 

The 2 happiest days of a boat owners life..."The day he bought it, and the day he sold kit"!

 

Am I making myself clear?


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Posted July 09, 2013 - 07:29 PM

A new wife and a boat in one summer. Liven' pretty high aren't cha??? Next thing you'll be too good for us.


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