User Tag List

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 39
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)

    Custom 15' Wahoo "whaler copy"

    15' Wahoo with bottom re-worked and running pad added by Doug Wright. The entire deck joint was glassed and filled, the seat back/bulkhead was added and everything in the boat was replaced. Rigging includes: Livorsi steering wheel, shifter, gauges, Garmin G.P.S., billet fire ext., all new wiring, hyd. steering, jackplate, stainless taco rubrail, and recessed cletes. The boat handles extremely well, runs flat and stable. This is a one off deal and being sold for a fraction of what was put in it. Price is $6500.00 for hull and rigging -no motor or trailer-I will sell the trailer for an additional $1500 as a package only.

    Joe
    386 527 1845Click image for larger version. 

Name:	14.jpg 
Views:	1195 
Size:	458.1 KB 
ID:	401326Click image for larger version. 

Name:	24.jpg 
Views:	697 
Size:	441.1 KB 
ID:	401327Click image for larger version. 

Name:	26.jpg 
Views:	650 
Size:	456.2 KB 
ID:	401328Click image for larger version. 

Name:	31.jpg 
Views:	602 
Size:	480.3 KB 
ID:	401329Click image for larger version. 

Name:	w2.jpg 
Views:	649 
Size:	452.3 KB 
ID:	401330Click image for larger version. 

Name:	w3.jpg 
Views:	583 
Size:	455.0 KB 
ID:	401331Click image for larger version. 

Name:	24.jpg 
Views:	697 
Size:	441.1 KB 
ID:	401327Click image for larger version. 

Name:	9.jpg 
Views:	639 
Size:	393.0 KB 
ID:	401332Click image for larger version. 

Name:	10.jpg 
Views:	737 
Size:	397.9 KB 
ID:	401333Click image for larger version. 

Name:	12.jpg 
Views:	470 
Size:	421.3 KB 
ID:	401335Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 1.jpg 
Views:	401 
Size:	374.7 KB 
ID:	402094Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 3.jpg 
Views:	344 
Size:	399.7 KB 
ID:	402095Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 4.jpg 
Views:	343 
Size:	390.8 KB 
ID:	402096Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 5.jpg 
Views:	382 
Size:	409.2 KB 
ID:	402097Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 6.jpg 
Views:	377 
Size:	399.7 KB 
ID:	402098Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 7.jpg 
Views:	335 
Size:	397.0 KB 
ID:	402099Click image for larger version. 

Name:	int 8.jpg 
Views:	350 
Size:	392.5 KB 
ID:	402100
    If someone is able to correct the picture rotation, that would be great.
    Last edited by JPEROG; 04-08-2018 at 09:23 AM.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    St. Pete, Fl
    Posts
    193
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    10
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Joe, that's a really cool boat. How did it run with the 15" 115 opti?
    Brian

    19 Reaction 150 Pro XS
    21 Checkmate 250 Pro XB (sold)
    25 Talon Carrier (sold)
    24 Predator 300x (sold)
    21 Talon 225 3.0 liter (sold)
    18 Talon 2.4 Bridgeport (sold)

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    It has seen a best of 60 and cruises great at 50. This is not a light boat so it tracks really well, stays straight, and runs level on the pad.

    Joe

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Miami FL, Keys
    Posts
    333
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    8
    Likes (Given)
    8
    Likes (Received)
    39
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    My 15 whaler ran 55 with a 75 Yamaha, how much heavier is this boat? How big is the gas tank? Any other picture of the interior?


    24' SKATER Twin 15" DBR 300xs w/Carbon Fiber Aliens
    21' RALLY SPORT 300 MERC (sold)
    15' SS Whaler 75 Yamaha (sold)

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    The fuel tank is 12 gallons and is built into the seat with an external side fill. I don't what it weighs but there is a lot of glass in this little boat compared to a production whaler. I have had a bunch of whalers "have 4 now" and know enough to be able to compare the two. My goal when I did everything to this boat was to make it a very easy to drive rig that my 11 year old would have fun running and be able to air up on the pad. I will get some interior pictures added to the post.

    Pictures added.

    Joe
    Last edited by JPEROG; 03-18-2018 at 08:27 PM.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Will sell the trailer with boat for a few extra bucks.

    Joe

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    $6500.00

    Joe

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Location
    Punta Gorda, FL
    Posts
    563
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    2
    Likes (Given)
    1
    Likes (Received)
    16
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Just sold a 15 Whaler Sport with a 60 4 stroke Mercury and galvanized trailer for $9K.
    The hull weighed 950lbs. Great little boat that ran a max of 40 mph.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    There was more money spent on the following then what I am asking:

    Doug Wright adding the pad and working the bottom
    Livorsi steering wheel
    Livorsi shifter
    Garmin GPS/Chart plotter
    fiberglass/carbon fiber/epoxy/primer and paint

    The boat, Randy Corson rigging, hyd. steering and helm, livorsi gauges, bezels, fire ext., pop up cleats, lights, rub rail, hull itself, new teak, new hyd. lines, new shift & throttle cables, duel blinker trim switch and billett hardware are all free.

    Joe

  10. Likes Tom Foley liked this post
  11. #10
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    charlestown, ri
    Posts
    37
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    1
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    How did you get it to run 55 with a stock 75? Was that GPS because with my 88 v4 omc I could barely scrape 54 on gps. One hell of a hole shot though!

  12. #11
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    New Smyrna Beach, FL.
    Posts
    3,434
    Thanks (Given)
    121
    Thanks (Received)
    227
    Likes (Given)
    520
    Likes (Received)
    2115
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Ttt

  13. #12
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Miami FL, Keys
    Posts
    333
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    8
    Likes (Given)
    8
    Likes (Received)
    39
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Revenge22 View Post
    How did you get it to run 55 with a stock 75? Was that GPS because with my 88 v4 omc I could barely scrape 54 on gps. One hell of a hole shot though!
    That’s just what it would run light on fuel had a GPS that showed speed, it was a two stroke 75 Yamaha bought the motor new, think it was a 1996


    24' SKATER Twin 15" DBR 300xs w/Carbon Fiber Aliens
    21' RALLY SPORT 300 MERC (sold)
    15' SS Whaler 75 Yamaha (sold)

  14. #13
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    charlestown, ri
    Posts
    37
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    1
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    that's impressive! low weight helped, I'm sure. I never ditched the 21"" aluminum on mine. should've tried a 20"" raker.

  15. #14
    Join Date
    Jun 2014
    Location
    Las Vegas
    Posts
    35
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    7
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Any upholstery for the seats? How much for trailer? Do you have a motor for it? Cost to ship to Las Vegas?

  16. #15
    Join Date
    Sep 2017
    Location
    ontario
    Posts
    86
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    It's a nicely built boat sir - your ability to use quality items shows well . It's just beautiful and performs . It's the use able platform that makes it so desirable. .

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. new project--13 whaler copy
    By mackeral5 in forum General Boating Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-23-2009, 10:01 AM
  2. check out my chinese outboard "yamaha copy"
    By MJ POWERSPORTZ in forum General Boating Discussion
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-31-2009, 08:11 PM
  3. Whaler "Green Line" seperating
    By blkmtrfan in forum Fiberglass and Composites Discussion
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 05-23-2006, 07:39 AM
  4. 17' Boston Whaler "Blown bottom" project
    By AlaskaStreamin in forum Fiberglass and Composites Discussion
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: 03-25-2004, 12:44 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •