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Hello, I’m restoring a 1977 v mate 2 and I’m needing to replace a piece of aluminum rub rail that is damaged as well as the rubber insert. Would you be able to help? Can’t find the correct size anywhere
I only produce the insert, not the aluminum rail.
How much do you charge for 50’ of insert. Is there a certain way to measure the proper size?
Please message me and I will give you my phone number so we can discuss in detail.
Thank you.
Had the Sportfire out today with the new engine and it was running great. I added some power mods to the 4.3 And I’m pretty happy with the performance . It jumped right on plane and hit 50 mph pretty quick .I’m not hammer it to much until it gets some breaking time but so far I’m happy .
Been off for a while but still have the Sportfire just installed a fresh 4.3 with some performance mods .the boat is really running great!
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hers some pics of the Sportfire


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Nice looking boat, man! I have a 1982 Sportfire that I am restoring. The upholstery is getting done now. Are those your original captains seats? I could not find any myself so I just used some look-alike ones. Your boat looks amazing, with the original gauges and everything
I’m looking for a stock cover for 18ft Eluder
Hello am looking for (six) 13ft Checkmate boats is there any available ? Please contact me
I actually may have a snap on cover for an Eluder. Let me know if you're still interested, and I'll go look in the garage.
I own a 1982 Checkmate Diplomat with a 150 merc Black Max. A few pictures attached. Very nice for a 41 year old boat. Very fast too...almost too fast for an old guy like me!


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I am looking for a back seat for a checkmate convincor gtx.