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Old 06-26-2012, 10:50 AM   #25
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Originally Posted by refugio View Post
At the risk of piling on, the metals used were in many cases suspect as well. Steel fuel tanks, steering materials, even some of the bronze castings. The really big one there is the possibility of having to replace fuel tanks.
Pile on.......there's plenty of things that are wrong with the CONSTRUCTION methods....

I own one...am rebuilding one and would buy another if I don't hit the lotto first...

But to say they are built with GOOD construction methods for BOATs is misleading.

Yes to many good things about them...but the constuction methods ain't one of them...
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