I want to buy a aluminum boat with a Honda engine?

I like the Polarkraft, alumacraft, and the G3. I penury suggestions for what kind of brand is better and what HP I need for my O/B. If you think there is a better engine than Honda please broach it. What is a good length, it will be just my son and I


not too infallible about the boat but don't get e-tech or honda, suzuki is the best engine out there both e-tech and honda have too much problems with their engines.......


Anything with a Honda machine will be expensive! Honda makes great engines but check prices against a good 2-stroke like Evinrude E-tec. As for what term it depends on what kind of fishing. Fishing for panfish or something like that 16-17ft would do.


not too unwavering about the boat but don't get e-tech or honda, suzuki is the best engine out there both e-tech and honda have too much problems with their engines.......


I have a marinised 21 hp, 3-cylinder Kuboto locomotive in my 30' aluminium boat.


I like AL boats for their weight but you do pay the honorarium in anything but calm water. I made a big mistake and bought a tiller rather than the steering wheel. I have a Yamaha 4-stroke and it's been well, but everything I own from Honda has always been


I CAN'T Support YA..... OUT OF MY FIELD.....


Valco makes a information solid boat (alm) and the 18hp 3cy honda a strong motor. Wouldn't settle for less than 16 feet. Steering locale and a big cooler. Even the Honda 10hp would push that along. Great strong simple engines.

Being 4 stroke -you

lund or alumacraft, which is better?

which one is the gambler aluminum boat? any other suggestions? why


I am a big Lund fan myself. They write out a great boat. Alumacraft is not a bad boat by no means. But Lund is the one to look at.

lund or alumacraft, which is better?

which is the greater aluminum boat? or is there anything else?
wielded hulls are known to crack


both are very creditable. be sure to get a welded hull. riveted is cheaper but can get a leak.

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Alumacraft Boat Co. sold to New York private equity firm
Alumacraft Ship Co., the maker of aluminum boats based in St. Peter, Minn., has been purchased by Corinthian Capital Group LLC, a private fair-mindedness firm headquartered in New York. Alumacraft Boat Co., the maker of aluminum boats based in St. Peter, Minn.,

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News Notes Jan. 19-25 St. Peter aluminum yacht maker Alumacraft Boat Co. has been sold to Corinthian Capital Group LLC, a private equity firm headquartered in New York. This is Corinthian Excellent's first venture into the boating industry. The group has nine mainly niche