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    Default 1990 Scorpion

    I am looking to purchase this boat and I would like to get the value of this boat & what needs to be be done to the bottom to improve performance and handling This boat was layed up by FireHawk or one of Jimmy Johnson's HIN prefix JBX

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    cool lookin' boat.

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    Here is a link to the thread on my Scorpion build. you can see what all has been done to the bottom. A lot of work http://performanceboats.com//showthr...light=scorpion

    Sorry thought there were pics of the bottom work
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    I'd put a stroked SBC in it for sure
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    ok here is the link with the bottom work http://www.socaljetboats.com/projects/my-new-project!/

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    Thanks cj222 I talked to Harold yesterday and he also sent me to your project. can you post a picture of yours at speed I would like to see the ride hight and stance

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    I wish I could but I have no pics of it at speed yet. I need a camera man

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    We fly the bow pretty high so only the tail is in the water. You can fly them higher than a Daytona because the angle on the deck has more down force where the deck on a Daytona is pretty flat

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    Here is a pic of my Mom and I crusin at about 35mph
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    Thanks how is it at about 70mph in some ruff water and thanks for posting the picture.

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    Mine runs bitchin all the way up 100mph and shuts down smoothly

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