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Sea Ark Boat

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Has any body rode in a 2072 MV Sea Ark? I want to replace my fiberglass boat with something I do not have to clean and cover so much.
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   bigjim
If your using it in freshwater most factory aluminums are adequate. If your looking to use it in saltwater I find larger factory aluminum boats don't hold up well. I know of four factory aluminum boats over 16 ft recently purchased that split or cracked within 6 months used in marsh and bays. Manufacturers don't increase material size and thickness on larger boats. I have a custom 16 ft flat I've taken in lake Ponchatrain for 12 years and she's seen 3 to 4 ftrs many times and still not a crack. U might want to price and compare a custom aluminum especially with so many available in Louisiana.
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Custom aluminum is the way to go . Most if not all factory aluminum boats are overrated AND over priced .
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I've had a 18 foot sea ark center console with a 15 degree v hull for 6 years now.been in 6 footers in lake pontchatrain and only fish salt water.no cracks in hull or welds.great boat I just wish I would have went with a 20 cause they're way more stable and nicer.they come with pods now and that should make a big difference with getting on plain.would recommend a sea ark over an xspress any day
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   DaveO
LaTexan, I have a V200 Coastal CC and I love it. Takes the rough water great. Hull has a lifetime warranty. Lots of room on both front and rear decks. Feel free to email me if you have any questions.
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   bigjim
Have not ridden in or seen a Sea Ark up close but glad to hear good reports. The other brand factory boats my friends have mainly the number 1 factory package we all see and hear about (X________) aren't holding up well at all from what I've seen. Rode in one and when we would hit a wave the whole front section would flex in and out significantly. I know what happens after you bend any piece of metal back and forth a bunch of times, I'm glad we only went two miles in fairly rough water as I might not be here today. I will not ride in that boat again.
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