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2009 WILcraft Amphibious ATV _ 10HP _ Tan Hull ... $8700

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2009 WILcraft Amphibious Sportsman's Vehicle

$8700 _ similar unit brand new price would be approx $12,700

Ice Fishing - extend your season at both first and last ice - the Safest way to travel on ice

Hunting -(as permitted) - good as a duck boat and blind- throw lots of decoys in the hull and haul to your spread in pond or field- easy to load a deer into


Will CLIMB FROM floating in the WATER .... UP ONTO the ICE

* Two forward speeds and a reverse - top speed of approx 20mph

* locking differential

* hull raises to approx a foot of clearance for travel - lowers all the way to the surface for ice fishing

* three 10" holes in floor for icefishing - sealed with water tight plugs for travel and floating

This Wilcraft is the last one that was produced with the 2009 body style - it was assembled in the spring of 2010

I've seen a lot of used ones and am impressed with how good of shape this one is in.

* Upgraded engine to 305cc Briggs Polar Force 1450 (means 14.5 ft pounds of torque) - analogous to a 10HP

* Upgraded CVT clutch to match engine size - Comet 40 series

* Interior rope lighting

* tire chains

* new carpet in floor

* canopy is single layer (green) - can be upgraded to dual layer for $600 (helps prevent frost build-up on interior of canopy)



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