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PHOTOS ( Chris Craft Commander Photo Boat )

October 7 2007 at 8:37 PM
Paul  (no login)


Response to PHOTOS ( Some great close up shots while running !! )

Here's the 31' Commander Sedan, powered with 327Q motors. This boat is in SUPERB condition, the chrome is perfect, the motors are low hours, and it runs like a champ.

Here is SHADY LADY out on the Cumberland. We were transferring a camera at the time, and I took the opportunity to take a photo of them! I understand there is another series of photos that were taken with another camera too. It will be fun to see those too!

Yes, they're running with the fender down, proof that Canadians aren't the only people who do this, lol.

Here are the Pletcher's aboard SHADY LADY, motoring in to say "that was fun!" after the photo shoot.


This was a great day on the water, and a wonderful way to spend some fun time with your family. Janet didn't attend this run, because she had other obligations, and it allowed me to spend as much time as I needed to to be sure the boat is ready for Old Hickory Lake (which it is! )

In the next few weeks, and all through the autumn season, we'll be cruising this boat on Old Hickory. We'll also be running the big dogs in the 38 Express too, on the same water these photos were taken.

Regards,

Paul

 
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