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#12037716 - 01/13/17 12:19 PM Quick Help Needed!
JBranham Offline
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Registered: 11/08/14
Posts: 140
Loc: Katy, TX
I just purchased this Skeeter ZX 176C and I have it at the shop now adding my electronics from my previous boat plus an recessed foot pedal tray. The tech called and is a little unsure about cutting into the deck to do so and I have to go look at it and sign off on allowing him to.

Is there any issues with adding the tray to this model and if so can I get some advise before I install?



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#12037728 - 01/13/17 12:23 PM Re: Quick Help Needed! [Re: JBranham]
JBranham Offline
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Registered: 11/08/14
Posts: 140
Loc: Katy, TX
This is a 99 model.
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#12037786 - 01/13/17 12:56 PM Re: Quick Help Needed! [Re: JBranham]
521 ranger Online   crying
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Registered: 01/25/07
Posts: 2276
Loc: Hurst, TX.
Go with a Motor guide xi5 trolling motor and you do not have to even use a foot pedal. I keep mine in the storage compartment and just use the remote control. My boat had a recessed tray and I took it out for more room.just an option. good luck and nice boat

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#12037832 - 01/13/17 01:29 PM Re: Quick Help Needed! [Re: 521 ranger]
JBranham Offline
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Registered: 11/08/14
Posts: 140
Loc: Katy, TX
I appreciate the suggestion but I already have a Ultrex waiting to be installed. I thought about a new Terrova because of this but decided to go Ultrex instead.

Thanks for the compliment on the boat.
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#12038066 - 01/13/17 04:24 PM Re: Quick Help Needed! [Re: JBranham]
gary purdy Offline
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Registered: 05/24/03
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Shouldn`t be a problem if you will be sure the front of the cutout is 2&1/2 -3in back from the turn up for the bow plate cover. Skeeters have a re-enforced runner running in front of the panel for the front pedestal support. I will see if I can find a picture. http://www.bbcboards.net/showthread.php?t=75996
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#12038292 - 01/13/17 07:23 PM Re: Quick Help Needed! [Re: JBranham]
JBranham Offline
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Registered: 11/08/14
Posts: 140
Loc: Katy, TX
Thanks for the responses, we got everything worked out and the fit is great.
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