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pioneerwhaler posted 03-09-2009 05:57 PM ET (US)   Profile for pioneerwhaler   Send Email to pioneerwhaler  
I just purchased my very first Whaler (a 1977 15 Sport). My Whaler came with an aftermarket center console and I am attempting to find the original. In looking at a 1984 Whaler magazine I have discovered that my boat is not the one that is designed for a center console as it does not have the feeder tubes to run the electrical from the engine to the center console. Because I do a lot of fishing I would rather keep a center console, but I want to restore my Whaler to as close to classic as I can. Any suggestions on where I could get ahold of one? I am also in need of two gas tank pads so that I can put two six gallon tanks instead of the huge one that came with it. I think my only other need is an anchor locker door (orginal wood) as the person I bought it from used a cut out piece of plywood for a door.
Jeff posted 03-09-2009 07:42 PM ET (US)     Profile for Jeff  Send Email to Jeff     
Mick (runpasthefence) has access to a couple OEM 15' center consoles. I think his are sold but he still has a one or two that he was selling for a friend.

Here is his Contact UserName=runpasthefence

Hoosier posted 03-10-2009 05:20 PM ET (US)     Profile for Hoosier  Send Email to Hoosier     
Jeff, do you think that Nautical Lumber could make a "near OEM" one?
Jeff posted 03-10-2009 06:35 PM ET (US)     Profile for Jeff  Send Email to Jeff     

This has been something Mike and I have talked about. He seems interested in molding a fiberglass Classic Style Standard (Montauk) Consoles. Since the 15 console is just a Standard console with a section removed at the bottom it should be not a problem. The big problem is getting him a console to mold off of.

zotcha posted 03-11-2009 06:44 AM ET (US)     Profile for zotcha  Send Email to zotcha     
Check out ebay under Boston Whaler. $158.00. zot. Just a generic.

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