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Old 21-10-2005, 04:00 PM   #1
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Thinking of buying a Maxum?

Then you ought to check out the build quality. I've been asked to repair this new boat, as the engine room bulkhead seems to have come adrift!
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Old 21-10-2005, 04:04 PM   #2
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The paste has let go, and the odd bit of chopped and black paint just wasn't up to the job.
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Old 21-10-2005, 04:05 PM   #3
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Old 21-10-2005, 08:46 PM   #4
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I thought it was just "Bayliners" that had a bad reputation for that .... thats terrible
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Old 12-01-2006, 03:00 PM   #5
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"Thinking of buying a Maxum?"

Thanks - NOT anymore your pics where the final blow to the head, after speaking to "people in know" the pics confirm my worst fears!
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Old 12-01-2006, 03:25 PM   #6
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Has somebody had a go at it before or is that as it came from the factory!!
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