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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.
126 2,239
Front Page News (1 Viewing)
Articles and News from the "front page".
by Chris
03-30-2016 08:37 AM Go to last post
27 66
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.
08-06-2018 02:09 PM Go to last post
109 2,153
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!
by merc245
10-27-2018 02:09 AM Go to last post
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Checkmate Discussion Forums
This is the exclusive hang-out for our supporting members and vendors.
Click here to become a supporting member!
Private 79 648
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!
11-20-2018 02:00 PM Go to last post
1,416 16,441
Play To Win!! (23 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 SCT
11-17-2018 05:44 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 (1438/14904) Outboard Technical Discussion (1705/14587)
by Jimway
10-29-2018 09:07 PM Go to last post
3,143 29,491
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 merc85
11-06-2018 05:03 PM Go to last post
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Overhaulin' (37 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.
2,209 32,672
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" (7/106) "Chesapeake Mates" (77/1496)
"Gator Mates" (24/208) "Great Lakes Mates" (107/1800)
"Liberty Mates" (66/1033) "Midwest Mates" (32/444)
"Pacific Mates" (23/742) "Patriot Mates" (23/404)
by ChuckB
08-22-2018 10:53 PM 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 (4 Viewing)
This is a forum where you can post those great pics of your Checkmate. Show & Tell your fellow members all about your beauty!
11-02-2018 09:41 AM Go to last post
1,203 19,253
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 bravo 1
08-27-2018 05:02 PM Go to last post
301 3,107
This forum is for hulls designed by Checkmate but built by other manufacturers. Examples include Fantasy, Paradise, Baja, Panther and more!
09-21-2018 08:08 PM Go to last post
57 1,142
Non Checkmate Discussion Forums
Open Boating Forum (10 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
11-14-2018 12:44 PM Go to last post
1,247 13,258
Boating Videos (2 Viewing)
This forum is for discussing and linking to Putfile and YouTube.com marine videos which are not Checkmate related.
07-25-2018 10:28 AM Go to last post
170 1,489
Vintage Boating (2 Viewing)
This is our non-Checkmate vintage (pre 1976) boating forum. Discussion topics include; wood boats, vintage glass boats, vintage motors and accessories.
08-28-2018 02:55 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.
by Canta27
10-09-2018 09:00 PM Go to last post
327 4,833
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 2,450 37,271
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.
28 350
Checkmate Listings (10 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.
1,971 18,046
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.
08-23-2018 10:27 PM Go to last post
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Propellers (3 Viewing)
This is our forum for listing propellers for sale or wanted.
11-01-2018 01:37 PM Go to last post
688 3,368
The Parts Department (5 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!
by ChaseH
11-16-2018 05:08 PM Go to last post
1,176 5,527
Member listings of miscellaneous items which do not fit into our other categories such as non Checkmate boat listings, autos, boat trailers etc.
11-16-2018 07:28 PM Go to last post
441 2,844
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
11-20-2018 10:57 PM Go to last post
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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
11-16-2018 11:16 PM 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 Jimway
07-30-2018 07:53 PM Go to last post
338 3,703

Top 5 Stats
Newest Members Hottest Threads* Latest Posts
rflintjr  11-14
boatgerl  11-13
His N Hers  11-11
RJBroderick  11-05
Olecuz  11-05
Old Winter storage  18
Old Lost a Checkmate...  9
Old 1.5 or 1.65...  8
Old Block rotted out  7
Old New Toy to Tinker...  6
Thread    Date, Time  Posted By  Replies  Views
Old Even More CL...    11-20, 22:57  SCT  3895  1293661
Old 1977 Trimate2 16'...    11-20, 14:00  boatgerl  0  26
Old '1986 251 I/O...    11-19, 17:31  Instigator  39  5477
Old Awesome Punisher...    11-17, 17:44  SCT  8  1806
Old Knight decal for...    11-16, 23:16  GiGi  0  86
Old Stingray 230SX...    11-16, 19:28  PA-Checkmate  2  674
Old Temp gauge for 86...    11-16, 17:08  ChaseH  1  533
Old December 2018's...    11-16, 15:56  Drex  5  402
Old 2007 Sea Ray 225...    11-15, 16:12  GiGi  0  117
Old Hi, new member    11-15, 10:19  JUPITER...  3  381
Top Posters* Most Viewed Threads*
GiGi  19
Jimway  14
JUPITER...  12
merc245  11
SCT  10
Old November 2018's...  1203
Old Winter storage  674
Old 1.5 or 1.65...  546
Old Block rotted out  535
Old Looking for a BR...  476

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