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  • 1974 FLEETCRAFT FLOOR??????

    hi guys,i was just give a 1974 19ft. fleetcraft with trailer. does anyone know this history behind the fleetcraft boats? i really cannot find anything about them. i have to replace the floor. its mush..do u thing i need to check transom it still has a 135 hp on it and seems strong to me? any ideas where to start since im new to this..


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    Re: 1974 FLEETCRAFT FLOOR??????

    yes, once the floor is out you need to go a tappin on everything wood to make sure its OK. nothin worse than rippin yopur work back out to fix something else.
    '71 Seaking resto http://forums.iboats.com/boat-restor...ion-62912.html

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      Re: 1974 FLEETCRAFT FLOOR??????

      Hi wisker, I had 1974 19' dual console for 13 years. I had to do plenty of floor repairs (soft) and had the transom backed up with 1/8" stainless sheet, (lots of flex). If i remember correctly they were built by the Flotilla Corp in N.J. I to this day have not seen another fleetcraft, they must not have made too many. Mine had a 1979 85HP evinrude that was bulletproof but underpowered, let me know how the project is going or if you have any other questions

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