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    Senior Member 42gibson's Avatar
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    finally done

    the boat is finally done,new roof,new decks,new engine room bulkhead ,dripless shafts,strut bushings,vhf antennas. we go in the water Tuesday then were leaving Cincinnati Friday morning for the 300 mile trip to Marietta...wooo hooo
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    44 gibson executive
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    Sure you are. I bet you have them redo the stringers now.

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    Its a gibson,thats the only thing left...lol
    44 gibson executive
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    Have a GREAT trip!
    She's a tired old barge but she's paid for!

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    Thumbs up

    we finally got the boat home sunday evening.300 miles and 3 days up the ohio. new roof and decks,dripless shafts,strut bushings,new vhf antennas,new engine room bulkhead,one new battery.41,500 in repairs on a Gibson, I must be crazy.....lol
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    44 gibson executive
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    Quote Originally Posted by 42gibson View Post
    I must be crazy.....lol
    You're not, if you are going to keep it.

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    It's only money!

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    You an me both, but we didn't need you to spend the money on that boat to realize that you're crazy. Just ask our wives!

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    Senior Member 42gibson's Avatar
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    theres where your wrong, it was her idea to fix it....lol
    Quote Originally Posted by JTAlberts View Post
    You an me both, but we didn't need you to spend the money on that boat to realize that you're crazy. Just ask our wives!
    44 gibson executive
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    marietta,ohio

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