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Tippman

17' Aluminum Canoe *Price reduced*

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Tippman

Smokercraft 17' aluminum canoe in great shape other than the paint job. There are no dents in it and I will include two paddles but keep the foam yoke pads on it. Also registration is new valid through 2009. Now asking $350. Contact bgradin@charter.net

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Meat-Run

Tippman you have email.

meat-run

(Trent)

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Scott K

What year is it?

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B@ssmaster

Do you happen to know the weight and hull thickness? I haven't found specs on that model online yet. I am looking for a lightweight version of an aluminum canoe.....I already have a heavy one.

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Tippman

Sorry I don't know, I was trying to look online as well for specs and couldn't find them. I saw that smokercraft didn't have a number you could call on their web site either. It's not the thin lightweight version though, appears comparable to a friends alumacraft in the 70's lb range. I'm sure it could be done for someone putting in enough legwork, feel free to post so everyone knows if you find it.

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B@ssmaster

Thanks for the reply. Hopefully a dealer website may have something, will keep looking....

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Tippman

Been getting a few questions asking why I'm selling it...

A friend is getting a new kevlar and selling me his royalex for a great price.

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Tippman

Price reduced to $350.

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bgreen82

some what interested. are you ever near the cities or would somebody have to come up to st. cloud to see it?

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Tippman

The only time I really go to the cities is going through to Rochester, and I would rather not drag it that far in the back of my Ranger unless it was sold. If you ever go north I'm right off Hwy 10 in St. Cloud.

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fishinfey8

i'm interested, but was wondering if that is a decent canoe to take into the bwca. I'm not familiar w/ canoes but last year i took aluminum ones in and they weren't heavy at all. Is 17ft. average or too big?

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Tippman

The canoe is currently pending sale but will be a couple weeks before this takes place. I will post when it is sold, or if for some reason does not get sold.

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fishybvb

what was the selling price. Are you still taking offers?

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xHCxOutdoorsman

Very intrested i need one for the summer for my trips its $305 eh? ill keep in touch with you

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xHCxOutdoorsman

$350*** oops

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Tippman

Just an update....

I asked the person I'm holding it for to send some money to continue holding it for them another two weeks until they can get here. If this does not work out for some reason I've had enough other e-mails that I would consider it sold, once again I will post once it's gone for sure.

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Tippman

Canoe is once again for sale. The person I was holding it for never came through. Price remains $350. Email by using my email address with pics if interested.

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fishinfey8

is the canoe still for sale, or did someone buy it already?

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JayS

Is it seill for sale??

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Tippman

I do still have the canoe.

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JayS

Any idea on how much it weighs?? Is it too heavy for BWCA?

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Meat-Run

OK folks I can't believe this is still for sale????? This is an awesome boat for the price. It built to last and anybody at all in the market for a canoe should be seriously considering this. I have seen it first hand it is still rock solid and vary stable for size. BWCA, yes I would take it there but of course how many times have you gone and you always bring everything except the kitchen sink. Well now you can because this is big enough to take big waters with gear and not worry about swamping compared to your typical 14' canoe. If I was in the market I would buy it. Just look any were for a 14-16' in the clasified paper and you couldn't touch this for the same price.

mr

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Tippman

Ha ha thanks the the plug MR. I have never weighed the canoe but am guessing it weights in the upper 70's. The canoe has been the the boundary waters before (notice the yoke)and does as well as other aluminum canoes, which of course can't be compared to kevlar or royalex. My primary use for it now is a river runner which is what it will remain if not sold.

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