74 Carver Monterey

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jblack1036
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74 Carver Monterey

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It's been awhile since I've posted but there is always good information to read on here.
The last time a made a post it was about a 74 Carver I picked up and the plan to bring it back to life. Well, here it is...What do you think. I was planning to flip it but now I'm kind of attached to it.
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31' 1965 Trojan Sea Breeze (Wiskey Girl)
29' 1974 Caver Monterey (Rough -N- Ready)

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Re: 74 Carver Monterey

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Nice work
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Looks good, how many feet?
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Paul, She is a 2885 she measures 31' from swim platform to bow and 10.5 wide with twin 302's. Never piloted twins so this year will be a big learning curve from the single screw. Can't wait to try her out..
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The slope of the single-to-twin learning curve is negative. Way easier than a single, unless your twin becomes a single, then it is much worse.
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Nice job BUT

We all wanna see inside pics!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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31' 1965 Trojan Sea Breeze (Wiskey Girl)
29' 1974 Caver Monterey (Rough -N- Ready)

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31' 1965 Trojan Sea Breeze (Wiskey Girl)
29' 1974 Caver Monterey (Rough -N- Ready)

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