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CaptCornchowder posted 03-19-2002 04:11 PM ET (US)   Profile for CaptCornchowder   Send Email to CaptCornchowder  
I have a 1990 Outrage19 w/leaning post any ideas for seatng in rear also easily removed . Ihave seen portable seats in BoatUS etc. But wondered if there are any others thanks cc
george nagy posted 03-19-2002 04:15 PM ET (US)     Profile for george nagy  Send Email to george nagy     
150 qt. cooler w cushion resting against rear motorwell bulkhead. no backrest though something out of stainless or alum. could be fashioned. I have similar setup to you with leaning post.
csj posted 03-19-2002 08:20 PM ET (US)     Profile for csj  Send Email to csj     
You may want to contact dave's ulhpostry in titasville florida. He makes original and aftermarket stern seats for whalers. 321-267-7028. Ask for tina
reelescape1 posted 03-19-2002 08:50 PM ET (US)     Profile for reelescape1  Send Email to reelescape1     
I bought a Wise 60" for my 22' OR. It's better than great (but not original!)!! I made some nylon feet to prevent floor damage....and the back folds foward for storage underneath. The best thing: It lifts right out when the girls aren't riding!!
CaptCornchowder posted 03-20-2002 07:33 PM ET (US)     Profile for CaptCornchowder  Send Email to CaptCornchowder     
Reelscape ,could you tell me were to find the Wise seat ? thanks cc
reelescape1 posted 03-20-2002 08:25 PM ET (US)     Profile for reelescape1  Send Email to reelescape1     
It's in the Boat US catalog for $370. Mine is the 60" and fits the 22 OR perfect! I don't know if the "couch" applies but, Boat US usually has free shipping and no tax on internet orders $200 and more. I've had this 3 years and dont remember..!
tlynch posted 03-20-2002 11:53 PM ET (US)     Profile for tlynch  Send Email to tlynch     
Here is the link to that bench.

Looks nice.


CaptCornchowder posted 03-21-2002 01:39 PM ET (US)     Profile for CaptCornchowder  Send Email to CaptCornchowder     
Thanks reelscape and todd thats the baby.....
captbobb posted 03-21-2002 05:47 PM ET (US)     Profile for captbobb  Send Email to captbobb     
Capt Cornchowder;

Todd is a local company down in Warwick RI.
When I ordered my console from Boat US I save shipping by picking up at Warehouse.
I bet you could get $ 50 off.... just a thought from another frugal New Englander.
PS... I tried to purchase direct, they wouldn't go for it...Maybe under S.H.F.
you could purchase business to business.

humboldt jim posted 03-22-2002 10:54 AM ET (US)     Profile for humboldt jim  Send Email to humboldt jim     
Nice looking product Reelscape... My 22' 1083 OR came with a home-made bench seat across the back, constructed of marine plywood. It's holding tough for now, but when the time comes, I would consider replacing it with the BOat US product.

One question though. Do you have it braced to the gunwale? We get pounded in the north Pacific and anything not tied down goes ass over teakettle out there.

reelescape1 posted 03-22-2002 07:10 PM ET (US)     Profile for reelescape1  Send Email to reelescape1     
I don't tie mine to anything.If someone is sitting on it, their weight helps I guess. That seat is kinda heavy, the catalog lists ship weight at 93 lbs., I think it's more like 60ish(?). I can put it in the boat alone, but its a job!!
CaptCornchowder posted 03-24-2002 09:15 PM ET (US)     Profile for CaptCornchowder  Send Email to CaptCornchowder     
Looking to build transom seat across stern that will partially cover splashwell, but not hinder motor when in upright position. Thinking about marine plywood frame covered with padded vinyl. Any thoughts? cc
captbobb posted 03-24-2002 09:46 PM ET (US)     Profile for captbobb  Send Email to captbobb     
Capt C,

Something to think of before you invest the time and money on the rear seat.

I think your first mate sarah would do better in the front of the boat. Rear seats
mounted next to the motor tend to be not
the most desirable. If you put her in the front, get a cushion made as well as a
front dodger you will keep her out of wind,
away from noise and keep your eye on her at all times while underway. Just a thought.

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