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I knew I should have not sold my Kawi 440 Jet-Ski last summer frown After the title was changed, the guy told me what he was doing with it.

This guy did the same.

Here is what this guy did:

Hey, my friends call me Crazy Capizzi. This is what you get when you cross a john boat with a jet ski! Too Fast! This is a $300 97 tighr shark jet ski motor and a $25 12' aluminum boat. it probably did about 40mph in about 2 seconds. I built it in one weekend. Unfortunately once it got op to top speed it would make a hard turn. I think it needed more of a V bottom.

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Soooo! grin Who is going to be the first to convert their boat over on FM? grin Sounds like it is easy and quick!

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It sure has some get up and go. Maybe good for speed trolling.

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yeah I saw that a while back.

He can't really open er up because she gets a bit squirrely grin

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What a boat! kinda like a cheaper version of a river pro!.. only a lot smaller! lol

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What a boat! kinda like a cheaper version of a river pro!.. only a lot smaller! lol

I was thinking the same thing!!

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Phil Miller in 'Kato already has one. It is a 17' roughneck with a 700 cc jet ski motor. It goes mid thirties with guys and gear.

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ha ha ha...... makes a guy think? i have a old 10 foot jon boat!!!

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Ya the thought that are going through my head. I can see it now.

The police knock on the door " MRS. Here-Kitty-Kitty you need to come with us. " Her " Dam*it what did he do now. " police " lol ma'am you will just have to see this. " Her " ok is he alive. " 10 minutes later down by the river. Her " You god dam* [PoorWordUsage] how the h*ll did you pull this one off. " me nose wedged into the river bank and not able to reach the harness clasp. Me " Umm I love you. " Police " lol should we just leave him!! "

Not good, not good at all.

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