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Before I bought tri toons that's all you heard about.. yeah it was cool for a minute... but got old quick...I like the sound of motors...now the toon talk is quieter than the toon motors..... is the crave and rave over????
 

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I think it will be back when it warms up. The guys that are still on the water seem to be more "performance" types, and less the deck boat and entertaining types.

Maybe the pontoon crew is out in their SxS's this time of year?

I don't see them going away, but maybe the rush is over for now?
 

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Before I bought tri toons that's all you heard about.. yeah it was cool for a minute... but got old quick...I like the sound of motors...now the toon talk is quieter than the toon motors..... is the crave and rave over????
The new young people are hanging out at the pool at the M hotel.
 

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I ordered one after the LA Boat show, should be here in May.

That said I am usually on the trailing edge of most trends...
 

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In my opinion they are severely gouging people on price for some of them. I looked at a new twin Manitou last year and they wanted close to $180k for the damn thing. They look like a lot of fun but $180k? Kiss my ass!
 

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We're toonless.
Waiting for either a pristine used one or a deal on a new one.
Haven't found either yet
We have time.
I have two, which one you want??? both 250 hp, one dual helm and rear loungers, one people hauler,.. and both triple axel trailers..
 

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Translation - I’m getting desperate to sell my pontoon(s) :)
I haven't advertised them no where but here...when and if I get desperate i'll put them on boat trader, craigslist and offer up...they probley won't last a week on craigs list...this isn't really a good place to sell boats as most either have a boat or no money
 

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I haven't advertised them no where but here...when and if I get desperate i'll put them on boat trader, craigslist and offer up...they probley won't last a week on craigs list...this isn't really a good place to sell boats as most either have a boat or no money
Steve that's not fair, I have both:oops:
 

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I haven't advertised them no where but here...when and if I get desperate i'll put them on boat trader, craigslist and offer up...they probley won't last a week on craigs list...this isn't really a good place to sell boats as most either have a boat or no money
This is some sig line shit!!!!!!!!!!!


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New Pontoons are still selling like hot cakes.. Reston continues to sell twin rigs and singles weekly.

Indont think the bubble has burst on the pontoons. Magic’s are still crazy too!
 

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I haven't advertised them no where but here...when and if I get desperate i'll put them on boat trader, craigslist and offer up...they probley won't last a week on craigs list...this isn't really a good place to sell boats as most either have a boat or no money
I got two boats and a couple bucks in a coffee can.. ;)
 
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does it seem colder this year???
I haven’t noticed, boating with a jacket and a beanie seems to be the same this year.

Actually, the wind coming up thru the middle of the toon deck has been just chilly enough to make me slow down a bit.
I haven’t had time to have the door made between the consoles and under middle windshield.


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I haven’t noticed, boating with a jacket and a beanie seems to be the same this year.

Actually, the wind coming up thru the middle of the toon deck has been just chilly enough to make me slow down a bit.
I haven’t had time to have the door made between the consoles and under middle windshield.


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I just took it off, made it too crampy and cut off the roaming around
 

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rear loungers are cool ,but flip side to that is it goes from 6 seats to 2... the other thin g with the windshield is it cuts the toon in half as conversation with those in front doesn't happen , so like to separate partys going on..
 

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Detail Specialties just posted a brand new Bennington on FB with twin 400's in for a detail before delivery. Wait till the weather warms up. I think we are in for a busy summer that includes all types of boats.
 

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Detail Specialties just posted a brand new Bennington on FB with twin 400's in for a detail before delivery. Wait till the weather warms up. I think we are in for a busy summer that includes all types of boats.
And the factory messed up the options so they told the new owner to just keep it until they make a brand new one and deliver it in August !
 

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rear loungers are cool ,but flip side to that is it goes from 6 seats to 2... the other thin g with the windshield is it cuts the toon in half as conversation with those in front doesn't happen , so like to separate partys going on..
I don’t like the people in the front anyways.. lol
 

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Before I bought tri toons that's all you heard about.. yeah it was cool for a minute... but got old quick...I like the sound of motors...now the toon talk is quieter than the toon motors..... is the crave and rave over????
yup! everyone is going back to 18' flat bottoms, better get with the program. You can get all the engine noise you want.
 
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