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Old 08-17-2015, 11:15 PM   #1
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Introducing Skinny Dippin' V2.0

2000 Navigator 420 Classic

Yea, I know... NOT a trawler. However, our lifestyle isn't conducive to a trawler right now. And while I, personally, had to make a few big compromises, she is an beautiful and well cared for boat. 5 GPH at trawler speed, but she will hop up on plane and scoot up to 20-21 knots if needed. Full pilot house lower helm and reasonably new electronics. We already have a list of projects, but nothing major yet. All I need to do is learn to drive a twin screw. Hmmm... I guess I will figure it out.

Here we go again... Back onto the roller coaster... And we wouldn't have it any other way!

Later y'all
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Old 08-17-2015, 11:20 PM   #2
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Congratulation, beautiful vessel..........Enjoy!
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Old 08-17-2015, 11:23 PM   #3
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Well done Tom and Bess! Me like!!
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Old 08-17-2015, 11:24 PM   #4
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History shows you will take this great vessel and improve it more!! Congratulations!!


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Old 08-18-2015, 01:29 AM   #5
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I love it!!! What kind of engines???
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Old 08-18-2015, 01:35 AM   #6
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Old 08-18-2015, 02:23 AM   #7
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What kind of sewing machine is the new question. lol

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Old 08-18-2015, 02:46 AM   #8
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Congratulations, what a lovely looking boat. We are looking at something of a similar design to live aboard so will be interested to hear how you like her.
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Old 08-18-2015, 03:30 AM   #9
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Old 08-18-2015, 06:11 AM   #10
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Old 08-18-2015, 06:20 AM   #12
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Oh right... Forgot. Thanks
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Old 08-18-2015, 06:26 AM   #13
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Old 08-18-2015, 06:33 AM   #14
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Thanks everyone!! We are super excited! Being boatless was very boring. Here is a picture of Bimini, boat dog in training for the last year. (phifertex color samples already ordered)
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Yahoo! Let the fun begin. Congratulations.
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Old 08-18-2015, 07:56 AM   #17
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Here is a picture of Bimini, boat dog in training for the last year. (phifertex color samples already ordered)

Ok, yeah yeah new boat yada yada... Bimini is the real story here, what a cool looking pup!!
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Old 08-18-2015, 07:58 AM   #18
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Well done! I'm not familiar with the Navigator name. Where'd you find her? Docking in New Bern, or Oriental?
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Old 08-18-2015, 08:29 AM   #19
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Man, that's a lot of boat. Looks like someone took a straw and blew up Skinny Dippin I. Anyway, sincere congrats on your new vessel and particularly Bimini!
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Old 08-18-2015, 09:26 AM   #20
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Bimini is certainly a proper Boatn' Dog name for he/ she. And a fine looking pup !


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