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Not that I'm in a position to buy, but those red lines in the interior make it way too busy. That said, the fact that the ones in the Sea Deck don't line up at the front locker would make me crazy. Sweet boat other than that.
they do.. there is a drop down and the angle of the photo makes it look like they don’t.
 

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Any more pics of the gel scheme?
it was close to the other boats in the showroom, which is amazing for showing boats but impossible to take pictures in..

If I stop by again this week I’ll grab some.
 

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At first glance it looked like a different shade and missed matched lines. I see now that that section of floor is on a different height and probably a different angle which would explain my optical delusion.
 

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Nice to see them building these. And not growing faster than they need to.


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It’s one of the wireless chargers for phones.. there is a couple of them in the boat.
That’s not going to work well in Havasu heat. Phones sitting in the sun will shut down and batteries can explode or be a fire hazard. Found out while charging an RC boat kicking it in the channel. I tossed that shit in the water before it engulfed the boat and went back to my beer.


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That’s not going to work well in Havasu heat. Phones sitting in the sun will shut down and batteries can explode or be a fire hazard. Found out while charging an RC boat kicking it in the channel. I tossed that shit in the water before it engulfed the boat and went back to my beer.


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put a towel over it. That’s what I do when my phone is on my dash
 

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Looking forward to seeing some better shots of the exterior.

The Magic interior isn’t horrible. The SeaDek is a little busy but I’d get over it. The colors are similar to the new Eliminator. A new floor would change the look quite a bit.
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I assumed that. Being Horzion is a dealer I was asking who is building them or they do have there own facility?
This past summer there were two of the new Magic's at Saleen. They were working on the liners. I'm not sure who did the hulls.
 

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Do you know who makes the charger? I kinda want to have a couple installed in the glovebox of ours...
I have one of these on my service boat. They work pretty well to slowly charge or maintain charge but they can't compete against a wired fast charger.

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I have one of these on my service boat. They work pretty well to slowly charge or maintain charge but they can't compete against a wired fast charger.

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not to mention having your phone sitting out in the 110*+ sun while fast charging is a good way to get it to go into heat protection mode.

i think its great they're making new ones, what will be interesting is all the old magics will they go up in price to compete with these or will they drop now that theres new offerings? are they direct off the old molds or was there any improvements made from 20 years ago?
 

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not to mention having your phone sitting out in the 110*+ sun while fast charging is a good way to get it to go into heat protection mode.

i think its great they're making new ones, what will be interesting is all the old magics will they go up in price to compete with these or will they drop now that theres new offerings? are they direct off the old molds or was there any improvements made from 20 years ago?
The old ones will will hold in price. You still can't get a new 28' deckboat for anywhere close to $100K unless you want a 26' Cheetah Wildcat. If given the choice, I'd do a new Wildcat over a 15 year old Magic any day.
 

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I assumed that. Being Horzion is a dealer I was asking who is building them or they do have there own facility?
they do have their own facility up off college. I believe the hulls are being subbed out to a fiberglass shop and rigging is as well right now. I know that Preston plans on bringing all that in house at some point, but don't know when or the details.

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they do have their own facility up off college. I believe the hulls are being subbed out to a fiberglass shop and rigging is as well right now. I know that Preston plans on bringing all that in house at some point, but don't know when or the details.

RD
This'll be interesting to watch.... Iconic brand out your way, especially for those decks I hear. I'm guessing thats some crowded market space with Nordic holding number one spot in new deck sales right? I'm guessing. Its all about if Magic can leverage the brand name and meld that with a boat that is strategically positioned on quality/ price & appeal. Fine line to walk is my thinking and minimal production is key.
 

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This'll be interesting to watch.... Iconic brand out your way, especially for those decks I hear. I'm guessing thats some crowded market space with Nordic holding number one spot in new deck sales right? I'm guessing. Its all about if Magic can leverage the brand name and meld that with a boat that is strategically positioned on quality/ price & appeal. Fine line to walk is my thinking and minimal production is key.
I don't think he's trying to turn it into the biggest boat mfg out here. He's got a ton of other business interests, and he's doing one boat at a time, purely because of demand.

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I don't think he's trying to turn it into the biggest boat mfg out here. He's got a ton of other business interests, and he's doing one boat at a time, purely because of demand.

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Makes sense.... should be enough brand pent up demand to be viable. Talk about a brand that just won't go away ... permanently anyway ha.
 

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I don't get the sea deck busy floors. I think it looks like crap, not just this boat. The material is fine, but everyone is going way over board on the patterns. This is not goin to age well.
But Im wrong all the time!
 

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I don't get the sea deck busy floors. I think it looks like crap, not just this boat. The material is fine, but everyone is going way over board on the patterns. This is not goin to age well.
But Im wrong all the time!
I'm not a fan of it at all. It is literally a mechanics worst nightmare. It gets stained All The Fucking time. I have to be more careful in a seadecked boat than a nurse in the covid wing. Its a fucking nuisance and the shit doesn't last. I push snap in Seagrass to every customer of mine who asks about seadeck
 
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I'm not a fan of it at all. It is literally a mechanics worst nightmare. It gets stained All The Fucking time. I have to be more careful in a seadecked boat than a nurse in the covid wing. Its a fucking nuisance and the shit doesn't last. I push snap in Seagrass to every customer of mine who asks about seadeck
I like a floor on a deck boat with nothing. Just fiberglass.
I dont get the crazy patterns
 

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After walking on a plain fiberglass deck in August, and then a sea deck... no comparison. Sea deck all the way.
 

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Anyone know who is doing the interior in these boats.


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Sorry to say I’m not a fan of the non-metallic cement gray base that’s been popular lately on a lot of these west coast boats. Also I’d ditch the crazy sea deck flooring and the crazy stitching as well.


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I don't get the sea deck busy floors. I think it looks like crap, not just this boat. The material is fine, but everyone is going way over board on the patterns. This is not goin to age well.
But Im wrong all the time!
Kind of like the gel patterns that had ribbons, checker board and flames all on one boat 🤮
 
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