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Old 09-03-2010, 11:42 AM
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Default Drift boat for sale on Craigslist

The drift boat is in Chattanooga and they are asking 3000 for a 2002 Hyde. Is the boat worth this? It has had some repairs to the chine and hull. Take a look and see what you guys think.

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Old 09-03-2010, 09:33 PM
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looks used and abused, i'll pass at that price.
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Old 09-03-2010, 09:47 PM
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looks used and abused, i'll pass at that price.
I had some concerns as well. The pictures weren't great so I am going to go look at it up close and check some of the repairs. Maybe he will take 2k if cash is in hand.
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Old 09-05-2010, 12:55 AM
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billy,

I should have listened to you and saved myself the 4 hour round trip. Needless to say the boat had been LOVED a lot. I guess I will keep looking.
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Old 09-07-2010, 07:24 AM
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It is easy to get one repaired. I sold my old boat earlier this summer to a buddy of mine who took it to a guy in Cleveland that reglassed the bottom for around $800.00. It is good as new now. Prior to being reglassed it was horrendous shape leaking to the point of having to pump multiple times a day.
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Old 09-07-2010, 10:19 AM
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waterwolf,

I know little about boats so I get very nervous when I see a patch that is 2 1/2 feet by 3 feet in the middle of the boat plus fiberglass "strips" going down the bottom outer edges. Also, the boat edge with the oarlock block had been redone. Repairs to the oarlock area make me pause because of the amount of stress that area gets. Take all that in consideration the guy still wanted 3K. I will wait on something better or go out west and pick up a used boat from Hyde that has been reconditioned and has a warranty.
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