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    Default who made the first bubbledeck???

    i wanna know...
    what year and what manufacturer.

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    1972 Sanger?
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    Rogers i think, dunno the year, 74-75?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SoCalKev View Post
    1972 Sanger?
    i just wanted to know because ive been told that my 77 nordic was the first to come out with the design...guess not

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    im pretty sure Roger copied a Sanger bubbledeck.

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    I think I read a story once that had said that RCB copied it off of a Sanger that was in the RCB's shop.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone View Post
    im pretty sure Roger copied a Sanger bubbledeck.
    was it a jet or a flatty who had it first?

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    if you could list all the company's that copied the Sanger Bubble, that list would be LONG. I had a '73 Tahiti Bubble Deck & I think Tahiti copied the Sanger Bubble in '72

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    Quote Originally Posted by 77NordicBubbledeck View Post
    i just wanted to know because ive been told that my 77 nordic was the first to come out with the design...guess not
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    The bubble deck design started with Sanger.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sharp Shooter View Post
    The bubble deck design started with Sanger.
    i just wanted to say thanks for everyones input...now i can tell the people that told me mine was the first that they can stuff it because they dont know what they are talking about...

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    why are some of the bubble decks raised and rounded in the middle of the deck and some are flat and level

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    Id put my money on miller boats. This pic is from the mid 60s I think.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 77NordicBubbledeck View Post
    why are some of the bubble decks raised and rounded in the middle of the deck and some are flat and level
    Ummm.....different design, different manufacturer?
    or are you talking about the same design from the same man.?

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