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The Newswire
Forum Announcements (1 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
09-03-2015 07:33 AM Go to last post
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Articles and News from the "front page".
by Chris
03-30-2016 07:37 AM Go to last post
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This is our Checkmate news forum. Topics include, official press release and company news, factory news, model reviews, models in development and more.
02-26-2015 06:24 PM Go to last post
109 2,149
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!
324 9,612
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 (2 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!
09-20-2016 07:37 PM Go to last post
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Play To Win!! (16 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 merc245
09-26-2016 04:31 PM Go to last post
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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.
Engine Technical Discussion (1403/14549) Outboard Technical Discussion (1680/14324)
09-20-2016 06:10 PM 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.
by Big Red
09-26-2016 12:00 PM Go to last post
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Overhaulin' (18 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.
by miller
09-24-2016 09:28 AM 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.
"Cajun Country" (6/100) "Chesapeake Mates" (77/1496)
"Gator Mates" (24/206) "Great Lakes Mates" (105/1795)
"Liberty Mates" (64/1027) "Midwest Mates" (32/444)
"Pacific Mates" (18/623) "Patriot Mates" (22/389)
09-03-2016 07:50 AM Go to last post
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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 (6 Viewing)
This is a forum where you can post those great pics of your Checkmate. Show & Tell your fellow members all about your beauty!
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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 Budman
07-24-2016 05:45 PM Go to last post
294 3,047
This forum is for hulls designed by Checkmate but built by other manufacturers. Examples include Fantasy, Paradise, Baja, Panther and more!
by Steve S
07-19-2016 03:50 PM Go to last post
55 1,135
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.
by merc245
09-04-2016 05:08 PM Go to last post
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This forum is for discussing and linking to Putfile and YouTube.com marine videos which are not Checkmate related.
by 282
04-16-2016 09:26 AM Go to last post
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This is our non-Checkmate vintage (pre 1976) boating forum. Discussion topics include; wood boats, vintage glass boats, vintage motors and accessories.
by 1954bmw
04-22-2016 06:05 PM Go to last post
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This is a forum for general discussion of boat trailers and tow vehicles. Topics including, trailer repair and maintenance, proper set up etc.
08-08-2016 08:07 AM Go to last post
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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.
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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 07:02 AM Go to last post
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Checkmate Listings (20 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 seef158
09-26-2016 04:57 PM Go to last post
1,843 17,331
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.
722 3,960
Propellers (1 Viewing)
This is our forum for listing propellers for sale or wanted.
by Brianh
08-22-2016 12:22 AM Go to last post
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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!
09-09-2016 08:12 AM Go to last post
1,139 5,395
Member listings of miscellaneous items which do not fit into our other categories such as non Checkmate boat listings, autos, boat trailers etc.
09-04-2016 02:57 PM Go to last post
423 2,762
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.
by SCT
09-25-2016 07:35 PM Go to last post
1,804 13,763
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 GiGi
09-26-2016 08:14 AM Go to last post
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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
08-04-2016 07:08 AM Go to last post
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Top 5 Stats
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meggido360  09-22
Bassmasta  09-22
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Old 2400 BRX vs 230ZT...  51
Old ****Very...  38
Old So Sad....  18
Old 2004 pulsare  17
Old what is going on...  14
Thread    Date, Time  Posted By  Replies  Views
Old 2004 pulsare    09-26, 16:57  seef158  17  381
Old So Sad....    09-26, 16:31  merc245  18  419
Old 1982 Convinsor...    09-26, 16:19  knarloid  24  1558
Old October 2016's...    09-26, 16:08  Chris  7  91
Old Black 283 Build...    09-26, 12:00  Big Red  64  3749
Old Checkmate Boat...    09-26, 08:14  GiGi  0  22
Old Knight decal for...    09-26, 08:14  GiGi  0  16
Old 281/283 with twins    09-25, 21:31  Mink  2  120
Old October 2016's...    09-25, 21:10  Peh's...  11  925
Old Even More CL...    09-25, 19:35  SCT  2826  522314
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GiGi  39
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Problem Child  33
Chellems  29
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Old ****Very...  1518
Old October 2016's...  925
Old starliner set up  614
Old what is going on...  607

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