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by Colemanfire
Sun May 19, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

Sorry i have not been on the Site in a while. The boat runs 28MPH loaded with two, i tried putting a different SS prop on but i got a lot of prop chatter at idle speed pretty loud so i went back to the aluminium prop. the seat is great in the middle of the boat. i don't think i would change anything...
by Colemanfire
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

OrangeQuest,

I would say the pictures of the boat closer and more with the bow pointed in were in about 6"-8" of water the ones with the boat more to the side and further out were about 1' of water
by Colemanfire
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

No I'm 175 But the day before I had me and my brother (210LB) on the boat and really not to much to worry on the boat leaning with him on the. boat leans more with you on a back corner, but if your in the back on my boat you are more than likely poling on the platform in the center or casting from u...
by Colemanfire
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

Here are some more pictures of the boat at float in the shallow water and how it sits in the water.
by Colemanfire
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

Hey Guys, First off thanks for all the complements on the boat I Really appreciate it. So yesterday's splash was a real quick throw it in the water see how the weight distribution is with the motor, and run it for about 15 minutes and get it back on the trailer before the man came by because I had n...
by Colemanfire
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

The boat ran great got up on the plane very nicely even with a standard prop can we post videos here??
by Colemanfire
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

She has been SPLASHED!!!!!!! :D :D :D Boat performed great with a standard black aluminum prop. With two guys on board the boat got up on plane very smooth and flat and pretty quick for the prop, I think with a four blade it will be amazing performance. the speed was more than enough I am guessing a...
by Colemanfire
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

They scanned the boat and sent me a proof to approve before install
by Colemanfire
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

I got the sea deck done today
by Colemanfire
Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM 18 First Time Build
Replies: 344
Views: 22764

Re: LM 18 First Time Build

Silvermallard I have not weighed the boat yet, I was waiting on the motor to get put on so that I could get a total weight to TomW1 to help with my prop. Fixing the bunk issue this weekend, and in the process of getting SeaDek installed in the cockpit as we speak. Will provide pictures when I get it...