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#12771446 - 05/27/18 04:05 PM Z21 Nitro
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Just left the BassPro Shop The new. Z21 NITRO is a nice boat for the money.

Nice features, laid out well. IMO
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#12771449 - 05/27/18 04:09 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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They are laid out really well. I like them.

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#12771522 - 05/27/18 05:32 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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Agree laid out well... size is awesome... pricing not so great, by the time you add a cover, dual auto bilge, livewell insulation, oxygenators, ultrex, 250 mercury, upgrade to adjustable seat post, 12 jack plate, trim on wheel, ratchet tie downs your already up to 55,000 with zero helix etc....

Thats why I ended up buying a phoenix



Edited by Jeff From Iowa (05/27/18 05:34 PM)
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#12771565 - 05/27/18 06:43 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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And on a positive note........CONGRATULATIONS with your new ride!!!
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#12771616 - 05/27/18 07:42 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: Jeff From Iowa]
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Originally Posted By: Jeff From Iowa
Agree laid out well... size is awesome... pricing not so great, by the time you add a cover, dual auto bilge, livewell insulation, oxygenators, ultrex, 250 mercury, upgrade to adjustable seat post, 12 jack plate, trim on wheel, ratchet tie downs your already up to 55,000 with zero helix etc....

Thats why I ended up buying a phoenix



21 ft Phoenix is cheaper than a z21?

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#12771650 - 05/27/18 08:20 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: Chris_K]
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Originally Posted By: Chris_K
Originally Posted By: Jeff From Iowa
Agree laid out well... size is awesome... pricing not so great, by the time you add a cover, dual auto bilge, livewell insulation, oxygenators, ultrex, 250 mercury, upgrade to adjustable seat post, 12 jack plate, trim on wheel, ratchet tie downs your already up to 55,000 with zero helix etc....

Thats why I ended up buying a phoenix



21 ft Phoenix is cheaper than a z21?


Pretty damn close for a 721. Maybe a couple grand more for much more quality boat. Same for a ZX-250 loaded
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#12771672 - 05/27/18 08:44 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: Clark3]
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Originally Posted By: Clark3
Originally Posted By: Chris_K
Originally Posted By: Jeff From Iowa
Agree laid out well... size is awesome... pricing not so great, by the time you add a cover, dual auto bilge, livewell insulation, oxygenators, ultrex, 250 mercury, upgrade to adjustable seat post, 12 jack plate, trim on wheel, ratchet tie downs your already up to 55,000 with zero helix etc....

Thats why I ended up buying a phoenix



21 ft Phoenix is cheaper than a z21?


Pretty damn close for a 721. Maybe a couple grand more for much more quality boat. Same for a ZX-250 loaded


No chance. Something don’t add up. No pun intended.
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#12771711 - 05/27/18 09:21 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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Just passed on on the road today. Probably just an optical illusion but it appears to be a real deep hull sitting on the trailer. Looks way taller/deeper than my Ranger 521. Congrats on a class ride!!! Enjoy!


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#12771712 - 05/27/18 09:21 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
Jeff From Iowa Online   content
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Go to the nitro website and BUILD a boat, its pretty simple math and adds up quickly since they dont come with any of the stuff I listed.

And yes a 721 is about the same price as a similarly equipped nitro, the base 721 also doesnt have dual auto bilge, oxygenators etc. I do believe it comes with a cover etc.
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#12771770 - 05/27/18 10:11 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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I dont read the original post as he bought one, sounds like he saw one and is commenting????
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#12771815 - 05/27/18 11:24 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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Adjustable jack plate is standard on Z21 as well as insulated livewells. If you wanna add a hyro plate and Ultrex you’ll add that same cost to both boats. Also, the 921 is a smaller boat. If the Z21 is around 55k then I’m guessing you paid 60k+ for the smaller boat...so....sure the 921 is just “a few bucks” more.

I bought my z19 instead of a Ranger because I could get a bigger Nitro for the same price as a smaller Ranger.
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#12771821 - 05/27/18 11:37 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: i-Fish]
Jeff From Iowa Online   content
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Originally Posted By: i-Fish
Adjustable jack plate is standard on Z21 as well as insulated livewells. If you wanna add a hyro plate and Ultrex you’ll add that same cost to both boats. Also, the 921 is a smaller boat. If the Z21 is around 55k then I’m guessing you paid 60k+ for the smaller boat...so....sure the 921 is just “a few bucks” more.

I bought my z19 instead of a Ranger because I could get a bigger Nitro for the same price as a smaller Ranger.


Strange since the nitro boats website says its a add on... but whatever. Im not bagging on a nitro, they are well laid out and large, they are NOT cheap in price though once you actually use the build your boat and fill in what you want.

CoolGuard™ livewell cooling system (factory installed only)
$530
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#12771822 - 05/27/18 11:42 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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I paid 51k for a 2017 920 with 100 hours on it, ultrex with link, 12 inch and 10 inch helix, hydro wave, th marine oxygenators, 2 auto bilge pumps, pump out, recirculate pumps, upgraded wiring harness (additional fuse panel), 12 inch hyd plate, blinker trim, padded deck, padded cooler lid, and hot foot etc.

I wanted a Nitro z21 but found this boat to buy instead. Last summer.

Ive been in Nitro boats and they dont compare to a phoenix on plane whatsoever. The only thing that rides rougher than a nitro is a skeeter.


Edited by Jeff From Iowa (05/27/18 11:45 PM)
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#12771823 - 05/27/18 11:44 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: jbassman]
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You don't need that CoolGuard in Iowa Jeff. Just use one ice cube. roflmao

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#12771825 - 05/27/18 11:46 PM Re: Z21 Nitro [Re: Donald Harper]
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Originally Posted By: Donald Harper
You don't need that CoolGuard in Iowa Jeff. Just use one ice cube. roflmao

Are you on Fork yet?


83 degree lake temp here... 99 today air temp...

My sons going to Baylor so were looking in that area, I need to go down and fish for a month in the heat and see if I can survive!
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