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Welcome to the Checkmate Community Forums

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The Newswire
Forum Announcements (3 Viewing)
This forum is for us to keep you informed with all the happenings of the forums. If we add a new exciting feature or make a change this is where you'll find out about it first.
by Chris
12-09-2014 08:37 AM Go to last post
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Articles and News from the "front page".
by Chris
07-07-2014 08:13 AM Go to last post
24 63
Checkmate News (2 Viewing)
This is our Checkmate news forum. Topics include, official press release and company news, factory news, model reviews, models in development and more.
12-20-2014 03:18 PM Go to last post
109 2,147
Is there a Checkmate event, poker run or gathering happening in your area? Are you trying to organize one? Is there a boat show in your area? Post the details here and let everyone know about it!
297 8,365
Checkmate Discussion Forums
This is the exclusive hang-out for our supporting members and vendors.
Click here to become a supporting member!
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Member Introductions (3 Viewing)
Are you new to the forum? Perhaps you've been a member for a while but just never posted on the forums. Whatever the case, why not drop in to our Member Introductions forum, introduce youself, and say hello!
by nathan
12-08-2014 08:58 AM Go to last post
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Play To Win!! (10 Viewing)
This is the general Checkmate discussion forum. Come on in and tell us all about your boat! If your topic doesn't fit into our other Checkmate related topics, then this is the place to put it!
by Jimway
12-21-2014 04:11 PM Go to last post
3,494 49,488
This is our engine technical discussion forum. Powerplant types include outboard, I/O and Jet. Topics include repair and maintenance, modifications as well as others.
Sub-Forums:
Engine Technical Discussion (1338/13747) Outboard Technical Discussion (1633/13816)
12-12-2014 02:18 AM Go to last post
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This is our Checkmate setup forum. Topics include props, jackplates and setback, trim tabs, steering etc. This is also the forum to share your best setup tips and top speed numbers. So come on in and exchange setup details with your fellow members.
2,122 20,642
Overhaulin' (9 Viewing)
This is our Checkmate maintenance, repair and customization forum. Topics include waxing, gelcoat maintenance and repair, interior care as well as complete restoration work. So whether you're completely restoring your Checkie from the stringers up, or simply looking a bit of advice on wax or somewhere in between! This would be the place for you.
12-21-2014 10:23 PM Go to last post
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Local Checkmate Chapters organized by area. If you would like a specific forum for your area, please post a request in the "Board Feedback" forum.
Sub-Forums:
"Cajun Country" (6/97) "Chesapeake Mates" (73/1404)
"Gator Mates" (21/185) "Great Lakes Mates" (97/1733)
"Liberty Mates" (44/836) "Midwest Mates" (32/444)
"Pacific Mates" (17/589) "Patriot Mates" (17/360)
by Chris
10-22-2014 08:08 AM Go to last post
307 5,648
This is the virtual Checkmate showroom. Vintage brochures, old boats, new boats, sneak previews, construction pics, we've got them all! Members only!
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Picture This (3 Viewing)
This is a forum where you can post those great pics of your Checkmate. Show & Tell your fellow members all about your beauty!
by KevinR
12-09-2014 11:06 AM Go to last post
1,130 18,327
Checks In Action! (1 Viewing)
This forum is for discussing and linking to all the great Checkmate videos members have created and uploaded to free hosting sites like Putfile and YouTube.com.
by 85vmax
12-21-2014 08:16 PM Go to last post
278 2,929
This forum is for hulls designed by Checkmate but built by other manufacturers. Examples include Fantasy, Paradise, Baja, Panther and more!
51 1,106
Non Checkmate Discussion Forums
Open Boating Forum (5 Viewing)
This is an open forum for all boating topics non Checkmate related. If you want to discuss your Hydrostream, Allison, bassboat, tinboat, jetski etc., then this would be the forum for you. You can also use this forum for discussing anything generally boating related and also for posting boating related announcements or notices.
12-20-2014 09:10 PM Go to last post
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This is a forum link to our new sister site "Endless Boating". This is the place to discuss all your other boats!
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This forum is for discussing and linking to Putfile and YouTube.com marine videos which are not Checkmate related.
149 1,365
This is our non-Checkmate vintage (pre 1976) boating forum. Discussion topics include; wood boats, vintage glass boats, vintage motors and accessories.
by nathan
07-20-2014 09:57 PM Go to last post
60 606
This is a forum for general discussion of boat trailers and tow vehicles. Topics including, trailer repair and maintenance, proper set up etc.
12-10-2014 01:48 PM Go to last post
291 4,386
The Dock (2 Viewing)
This is a members only off-topic forum, for non boating related discussions. Topics can include cars, sports, music etc.
Please do not post content which is; vulgar, racist, sexist, homophobic, or likely to offend others. Content which contravenes these rules will be promptly removed without notice.
Private 2,271 35,118
Checkmate-Boats Marketplace
Supporting Vendor and not for profit personal listings only please!
This forum contains listings placed by the board's supporting vendors. All members can respond to threads, but only supporting vendors may start them.
by jjg
02-28-2012 08:02 AM Go to last post
47 530
Checkmate Listings (5 Viewing)
This is our forum for listing Checkmates for sale or wanted. Please note that this forum is for member placed Checkmate listings only. For linking to non member listings such as eBay ads, please use our eBay, Internet & Other Listings Forum.
by Jetmate
12-21-2014 05:45 PM Go to last post
1,730 16,501
This forum is for listing outboard motors, inboard motors, drives and all engine related parts for sale and wanted. For all other non engine related parts, such as guages, jackplates, steering and interior parts etc., please use The Parts Department forum.
11-20-2014 04:48 PM Go to last post
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Propellers (1 Viewing)
This is our forum for listing propellers for sale or wanted.
12-03-2014 07:31 PM Go to last post
629 3,126
The Parts Department (1 Viewing)
This is a our forum for listing miscellaneous marine related parts and items, for sale and wanted. Perhaps you're looking for a rare Checkmate part to finish your restoration? Or maybe you have something laying around in the garage that you might like to sell? If so, than this is the forum for you!
12-21-2014 10:57 PM Go to last post
1,108 5,201
Member listings of miscellaneous items which do not fit into our other categories such as non Checkmate boat listings, autos, boat trailers etc.
by sim
12-20-2014 12:50 PM Go to last post
425 2,766
Have you found a Checkmate for sale, or other interesting item on eBay or elsewhere that you think your fellow members might be interested in? If so, then use this forum to link to the listing or provide the details of it.
12-19-2014 05:36 PM Go to last post
1,776 12,120
This forum is hosted by GiGi, our official Checkmate Posting Bot who is on the lookout "24/7", for Checkmate related listings on eBay. If GiGi finds a Checkmate related listing, she'll post it in this forum for you to "Check" out.
by Jimway
12-21-2014 04:08 PM Go to last post
2,230 3,266
Board Administration
Like the site? Hate the site? Encountering an error or bug? Have a suggestion? Do you need a little technical assistance? Come on in, this is the forum.
by Chris
11-25-2014 08:07 AM Go to last post
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Total members that have posted on the forum in the last 24 hours: 12
The most posters over 24 hours was 82, 06-26-2012 at 11:10 PM.
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