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#12037115 - 01/13/17 06:36 AM New (to me) Boat
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Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 827
Loc: Midlothian
My wife and I got us a new crappie machine last Saturday. Needed a bigger rig to handle the 3 Grandkids.
2006 Skeeter SL210 with Yamaha 200HPDI. Can't wait to get it slimed. I'm in the process of transferring electronics from old boat. Got a LiftSaver mount from Ron (BlueNitro), and now have it installed. See install pics in general equipment section. It's nice to not have to worry about trolling mtr. hitting the bow roller. Got a new prop and lift handle from David at Shut-up and Fish. Both of these guys are really standup individuals. They answered all my question and gave me tips on the best ways to do the install.
Thanks David and Ron! thumb
Here are a couple of pics.



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#12037195 - 01/13/17 07:29 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
jasoniam Offline
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Registered: 08/10/11
Posts: 1176
Loc: Bedford
Thats a nice rig!!! I'll wave when I see ya down on Bardwell!!!
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#12037222 - 01/13/17 07:42 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
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Loc: Midlothian
Stop by and say hi. Gonna be out Saturday if it's not pouring down.
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#12037280 - 01/13/17 08:26 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
184Champion Offline
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Registered: 11/24/15
Posts: 80
Loc: Arlington TX
Congratulations Rodney. SL-210 is a good all around grand kid boat. Your for sure not going to hide from anyone in that dude.

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#12037310 - 01/13/17 08:44 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
Txmedic033 Offline
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Registered: 08/13/13
Posts: 3788
Loc: Longview, Tx
Does the 3 blade prop outperform the safari prop in open water?
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#12037372 - 01/13/17 09:15 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
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Registered: 08/26/10
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Loc: Midlothian
It pulled my 18'6" Bay Stealth at 3.2 mph. The two blade that was on this boat pulled it at 2.7 but shook really bad. The same as my other one. That's why I use a three blade. Much smoother.
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#12037428 - 01/13/17 09:44 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
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Registered: 01/18/15
Posts: 1303
Loc: Dallas, Texas
Good looking rig...now I kan spot ya from the bridge coming across 34 roflmao roflmao roflmao
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#12037467 - 01/13/17 10:02 AM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
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Registered: 03/27/02
Posts: 2246
Loc: E Texas
Sweet rig!!! You will able to haul plenty of slabs out in that rig!! thumb

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#12037698 - 01/13/17 12:09 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
MilesHunter Offline
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Registered: 03/17/13
Posts: 564
Loc: Mansfield, TX
Congrats on the new boat! It looks like it's in great shape too!! cheers
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#12038041 - 01/13/17 04:06 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
Gonzz Offline
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Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 2022
Loc: Midlothian, TX
Congrats..
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#12038067 - 01/13/17 04:24 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
RWCAT Offline
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Registered: 01/03/17
Posts: 13
Loc: Georgetown
NICE!!! thumb

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#12038071 - 01/13/17 04:28 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
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Registered: 05/07/15
Posts: 330
Loc: Midlothian,TX
Nice looking rig!
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#12038100 - 01/13/17 04:57 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
SGT BALLARD Offline
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Registered: 11/10/09
Posts: 504
Loc: TYLER,TX.
cheers Nice
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#12038107 - 01/13/17 05:09 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
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Loc: Sanger,Texas
cheers Congrats!
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#12038125 - 01/13/17 05:29 PM Re: New (to me) Boat [Re: RODS454]
forsanmedic Offline
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Registered: 03/13/11
Posts: 576
Loc: south DFW
Sweet ride!!
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