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Offline Duanehydro

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Earl Smith texas tunnel
« on: June 11, 2013, 12:21:24 PM »
Looks like a doable project for someone to go racing. In Fort Worth. $2500 and no bids.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Earl-Smith-Texas-Tunnel-Race-Boat-/121123897602?pt=Power_Motorboats&hash=item1c338c0102
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Re: Earl Smith texas tunnel
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2013, 12:39:39 PM »
Is it really worth that?  Looks like it needs some work, the trailer, hull, and pump.
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Re: Earl Smith texas tunnel
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2013, 12:48:51 PM »
I paid $1200 for mine in similar shape. Light a$$ boats, boom.
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Re: Earl Smith texas tunnel
« Reply #3 on: June 11, 2013, 01:02:04 PM »
Yep I hear they do everything quick.
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Re: Earl Smith texas tunnel
« Reply #4 on: June 11, 2013, 01:31:44 PM »
Wonder if this is the one EO told me about a few weeks ago. Not a real Texas tunnel, but 18' Mantra type tunnel. He said it was originally a center steer race boat. Looks like it needs EVERYTHING. Based on the location of the gas cap, I think it is the boat EO told be about.
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Re: Earl Smith texas tunnel
« Reply #5 on: June 11, 2013, 07:13:59 PM »
I agree a bit steep- by there is no reserve either...  for someone with a plethora of parts laying around it could work......
Not for me though...