Moderated Discussion Areas
  ContinuousWave: Whaler Repairs/Mods
  What do I do now?

Post New Topic  Post Reply
search | FAQ | profile | register | author help

Author Topic:   What do I do now?
galaxygirl posted 01-12-2002 07:15 PM ET (US)   Profile for galaxygirl   Send Email to galaxygirl  
Well, I took the plunge recently and bought a 1967 13 Sport. It's in fairly but not too rough shape but most all of the parts are there including wrap around bow pulpit, side rails, lights, and all of the mahogany except for the front bench. My question mainly is would the boat be worth more restored to "just like new" or with some upgrades like to the rub rail, etc.. Also wondering about repowering advice. It now has an old Johnson 50 which I realize is just way too much motor.

Hey thanks in advance! My buddy also got a 13' hull except his is just the bare hull so I pity him....

Just kidding M!

trainer posted 01-13-2002 11:35 AM ET (US)     Profile for trainer  Send Email to trainer     
Now the fun begins. I have a 15 sport and just repowered to a yam 70. I'd rather have a little too much motor than not enough. Have fun getting the boat ready for the spring. happy whaling.
Bigshot posted 01-14-2002 10:40 AM ET (US)     Profile for Bigshot  Send Email to Bigshot     
The old boats did not have the strongest transoms and have 15" shafts. I would look for a nice 30hp.

Post New Topic  Post Reply
Hop to:

Contact Us | RETURN to ContinuousWave Top Page

Powered by: Ultimate Bulletin Board, Freeware Version 2000
Purchase our Licensed Version- which adds many more features!
© Infopop Corporation (formerly Madrona Park, Inc.), 1998 - 2000.