Fly Fishing Forum - Reply to Topic
Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion Talk flyfishing with members around the world!

Thread: Anyone hear of a Sailfish SF 150 center console? Reply to Thread
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Fly Fishing Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Home Waters
Your home waters
Current Favorite Fly
If you only had one... (change anytime)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options
Rate Thread
If you like, you can add a score for this thread.

Topic Review (Newest First)
06-29-2000 09:00 AM
RE:Anyone hear of a Sailfish SF 150 center console?

Tim, thanks for the feedback... I took it for a ride this morning on a flat calm pond. Boy it was good to have the throttle again! Haven't had a boat since I sold the center console salmon slayer in Seattle.

Hard to tell in the conditions, the hull did porpoise if both of us stood at the helm. Once one of us sat in front of the console she really flattened out on the plane.

The beam is only about 60 somthing inches, and it's a fifteen foot small whaler style skiff. When it's got water running under the hull, it's quite solid handling but when at rest you can really list the boat by shifting weight around. It won't tip or sink, but I could really feel the difference between a wide-beam 17 or 18 footer.

Since I am putting kids throught college over the next decade, it will either be something at this price class -or- a combination new motor and old cheap hull. Maybe an old tin boat with a new four stroke w/ warranty?

Any suggestions for inexpensive boating solutions are appreciated.
06-29-2000 05:15 AM
RE:Anyone hear of a Sailfish SF 150 center console?

That type of hull will pound you pretty well in a two foot chop much more than a v hull would. It depends on were you want to use it. If you were running across buzzards bay every day it would stink if you are fishing protected places or making short runs to them it wouldn't be a big problem. Take it for a ride one mans poison is another mans pleasure.
06-29-2000 01:30 AM
Anyone hear of a Sailfish SF 150 center console?

Nice little whaler style CC on sale near my house, "sailfish" fiberglass mod/tri vee like the Montauk whaler, 48 hp Evinrude, loran/electronics, hull in good shape - good skinny water bay boat for sight fishing, etc. Came from Florida last month... anyone heard of it? Comments, yay/nay?

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:57 AM.

vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright (All Rights Reserved)