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  1. Jet Boats
    I am a v drive guy but in my travels I obtained a 1973 KONA Makia. It is a fixer upper but the hull appears sound needs stringers and bulks . It has brand new upholstery in it weird hu.. it’s free to the first person that brings a trailer to get it I’m keeping the trailer it’s on. 503 five...
  2. Jet Boats
    So I've been a wanting a jet boat for years now and after watching my buddies build theirs over winter and going for a ride I decided to start looking. Finally found this one that looked like a good candidate so I gave the guy a call. After talking to the guy I agreed I would give him the full...
  3. Jet Boats
    Hey guys, I am new to the forum, I have a 73 Kona jet that was my pride and joy about 15 years ago. I was given it back in 1994, my Dad was the original owner and I took it on until I had my first son in 2002. We ended up getting a family boat (wake boarding boat) and the old Kona got locked up...
  4. Jet Boats
    I bought the Kona back in 2005 mainly because I liked the looks of the hull (not because I knew anything about jetboats) I guess I just lucked out. It had lots of stress cracks and a spider crack on the deck from being stressed by the bulkhead underneath. in 2006 we went to Shasta with some...
  5. New member Introductions
    Glad to be part of the forum a lot of info here! just got a new to me Kona Jet with a Ford 460...
  6. Boats for Sale
    This is a recently re rigged Kona Jet boat. The entire boat has 3hrs on it since it was re-built. 455 Olds (.040 over). Mild cam, runs great. Berkeley 12JC all new bearings gaskets seals. New A cut impeller & shouldered wear ring. Fresh paint on the boat and trailer. New rack and pinion steering...
  7. Parts for Sale
    I am looking for used seats and interior pieces that would work for a 19 foot kona makai. Call or text me at 541-226-7303 Thanks John
  8. Jet Boats
    I was told it was best to post here instead, so..... http://www.performanceboats.com/paint-fiberglass-repair/288186-rub-rail-1970-kona.html
  9. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    So I just bought my 1st boat, meaning I don't know jack abt boats. At all. But I bought my boat and it didn't come with a rub rail. But from the pix iv seen on google or internet, idk if people use rub rails on a jet boat. But I need one for docking up to other boats and a dock. I just used...
  10. Boats for Sale
    Clean. Runs perfect. 350 V8. 260HP. All stock. Perfect inside and out. No rips. Gel coat and flakes shine like new. Planes out instantly. Rated for 11 people. Runs 60mph. Pretty amazing boat. Gets tons of compliments. Great tandem trailer. Tires and bearings are perfect. This boat is all...
  11. Boats for Sale
    1971 Kona Jet Boat
  12. Jet Boats
    You might be a Redneck if ... 1972 Kona w/ 455 olds
  13. Boats for Sale
    i am selling my 74 kona makia , buying another boat so this one has to go. will sell complete or not. make me an offer! 4086718449 Tony.
  14. Boats for Sale
    18' Kona jet for sale, no motor or headers. Interior is in good shape and the stringers are solid. Has a Jacuzzi jet, condition unknown but needs rebuilt, should be good for parts. Includes motor plates and all rigging. Tires on trailer are in good shape, boat pulls great. Located in...
  15. Boats for Sale
    READY TO LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL! Big Block Chevrolet .060 over Bassett Headers Two Center Squirter Holley Carbs Weiand Intake Manifold 12JG Berkeley Pump Rebuilt in 2011 by Jim Guthrie Has Ride Plate and Shoe Brand New Interior and Carpet 2 Brand New 15 Gallon Aluminum Gas Tanks Orginal...
  16. Boats for Sale
    1973 Kona- second owner garage kept since new and it shows, original gel coat & interior 455 Olds too many upgrades to list Berkeley jet with place diverter and loader scoop nice trailer with brand new stainless steel fenders new tires very reliable, hard to find a cleaner jet $10,500 call or...
  17. Parts for Sale
    Perfect for you Kona rebuild! $100.00 plus the ride...
  18. Parts for Sale
    Kona foot throttle for sale! $100.00 plus the ride. Give me your email address and I'll send some pics....
  19. Boats for Sale
    1978 Kona bubble deck, Rigged for Mercury Outboard. Includes Merc controls and inboard trim pump. Newer metalic pearl white paint. Tandem Roadrunner trailer with chrome reverse wheels and new tires. Decent interior. Just add outboard. 360-910-3451 Mike
  20. Parts for Sale
    This was made to fit in a 73 Kona between the full stringers might fit in alot of boats if need a bow tank. I think 14 gallons can check if really important. A couple welds cracked on support flange no leaks in tank. Weighs roughly 23lbs. Put a couple measurements on it missed a few. pm with any...
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