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  1. BUDMAN

    BUDMAN HAVASU BOUND

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    497468CB-F04E-4AD9-B4C4-927B2BDF3939.jpeg 03CC9FE7-A2B2-4A40-8DBB-64AF6779C3EC.jpeg 21DC7D50-1CB6-46AF-A387-EBEE65666F40.jpeg 0139E843-64EC-4261-B94E-16C36B698CBC.jpeg 05757726-EFE1-4A7E-A5AE-58601C27C0DF.jpeg 5F7CD746-484B-4273-B086-866F7F84363D.jpeg Look what followed us home today. A new to us Hallett 255. Been wanting a new boat for so many years, I was wondering if it was ever going to happen. Brian from B&D did a leak down on it yesterday and told me I got a barn find of boats. Hour meter shows 177 but the computer shows 139hrs. If you see us, wave hi. 497468CB-F04E-4AD9-B4C4-927B2BDF3939.jpeg 03CC9FE7-A2B2-4A40-8DBB-64AF6779C3EC.jpeg 21DC7D50-1CB6-46AF-A387-EBEE65666F40.jpeg 0139E843-64EC-4261-B94E-16C36B698CBC.jpeg
     
  2. Spot

    Spot Well-Known Member

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    Beautiful boat. Congratulations


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    LC925 Well-Known Member

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    You got a beauty. I’ve been in search of a Cat, but this one almost changed my mind to stick with a V. Glad you bought it lol.
     
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  4. Riley1

    Riley1 Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations Paul. Beautiful boat.
    What did you do with the old boat?
     
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  5. Andy B.

    Andy B. Well-Known Member

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    FFFFFFFNNN AWESOME!!!!!!
     
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    Boozer Well-Known Member

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    Gorgeous boat and the perfect power package. Congratulations!


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  7. RiverDave

    RiverDave In it to win it

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    Congrats!!! That’s a bad ass boat!
     
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  8. 240Hallett

    240Hallett AKA Oldtoys

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    Niiiiice!
     
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  9. RodnJen

    RodnJen Well-Known Member

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    Fantastic setup!
     
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    28Eliminator Well-Known Member

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    Happy for you guys Paul


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  11. HB2Havasu

    HB2Havasu Well-Known Member

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    Looks great! That F250 looks badass as well :D
     
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    HNL2LHC Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations!!!!
     
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  13. LargeOrangeFont

    LargeOrangeFont Steers With Throttle

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    Congrats. I thought I saw you on the 40 heading towards Havasu this morning... How may cement colored F250s are there? :)
     
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  14. Rattle Can Lou

    Rattle Can Lou Well-Known Member

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    Congrats...dream boat for sure
     
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  15. 2Driver

    2Driver Well-Known Member

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    Beautiful, great set up

    From the run history looks like it spent most it’s time just cruising the channel.
     
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  16. Ricks raft

    Ricks raft Well-Known Member

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    Had a 255 mcob. Hp500. Could have used a little more hp.
    Assume the open bow is slightly lighter and the 525 just a bit more should be perfect.
    And its beautiful. If I could afford a new one it would look a lot like that!
     
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    Rondog4405 Well-Known Member

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    Such a good lookin boat.. Congrats paul
     
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    Boat211 Well-Known Member

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    Great looking boat. Congrats
     
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    jeepdog Well-Known Member

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    perfect
     
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  20. procraftkev

    procraftkev Well-Known Member

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    Congrats on the new ride!
     
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    2FORCEFULL Well-Known Member

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    beautiful Boat@!!!!.... congrats...
     
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  22. SoCalDave

    SoCalDave Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations on the new family member, such a beauty!
     
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  23. LargeOrangeFont

    LargeOrangeFont Steers With Throttle

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    Lol @ barn find... more like climate controlled man cave find.
     
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  24. ONE-A-DAY

    ONE-A-DAY Well-Known Member

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    Was there a 245? My buddy had one several years back that was plaqued with design issues, when crossing wakes it would roll over on one side and not recover. He spoke with hallet about it and they were aware of the flaws in that model and very few were made as a result? I can’t recall what model it was, I think it was 245?
     
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    RVRKID Well-Known Member

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    Great looking boat Paul, Congrats!!
     
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  26. JB in so cal

    JB in so cal Well-Known Member

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    Sweet! Congrats on the purchase
     
  27. RitcheyRch

    RitcheyRch Currently Boat-Less

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    very nice and congrats
     
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  28. HOOTER SLED-

    HOOTER SLED- Supercharged MOTORBOAT!!!

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    Booooooyaaaaaahhhhh!!! Congrats Paul.....that's a sweet ride bro...;)
     
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    Carlson-jet Well-Known Member

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    Score!! :cool:

    Congrats.
     
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    rvrrun Well-Known Member

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    Remember, the "t" is silent, it's pronounced "Hallay".
     
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  31. Done-it-again

    Done-it-again Well-Known Member

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    Congrats.
     
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    Looked good going through channel today. Congrats
     
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    Bpracing1127 Well-Known Member

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    Perfect boat
     
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  34. Bullet28

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    Congratulations
     
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  35. CJ_Donahue

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    That gel design and colors are perfect in my opinion. Timeless and beautiful. That is a forever boat in my opinion.
     
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    congrats paul, looks like its been babied
     
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  37. BUDMAN

    BUDMAN HAVASU BOUND

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    Going up for sale after I have a few spots fixed it
     
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    BUDMAN HAVASU BOUND

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    Thanks. I waved at you but I don’t think you seen me.
     
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    Member: 71 M ǝ ɯ q ǝ ɹ : 7 1

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    Congrats. Beautiful boat. Timeless graphics and good power.

    Cheers.
     
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    Riley1 Well-Known Member

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    Ziggy SlumLord

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    You know what this means, right?
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    Without the double black bimini you're gonna be hard to find now.
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    Congrats, looking forward to spend the day with you two on that beauty. :cool:
     
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  42. BUDMAN

    BUDMAN HAVASU BOUND

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    I don’t know if that’s a good thing, or a bad thing.
     
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  43. Done-it-again

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    So when is @ductape1000 stepping up? Or better yet, sell his and cruise with you. Best part of boating is on someone else’s sled.
     

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