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Skeeter Fish and Ski Boats Provide Family Fun For All

Skeeter's Stylish Ski Boats Have Bass Boat Features

by: Ron Giudice, Blue Heron Communications

(Thursday, April 27,2000 - KILGORE, Texas) Looking for stripers or largemouth at dawn. Taking the girls out tubing and skiing in the afternoon. Do it all from the same boat with Skeeter's Fish and Ski boats, designed to accommodate however you chose to have fun on the water.

Skeeter's fiberglass fish and ski boats offer the best of both worlds, with the most popular features of Skeeter's legendary bass boats together with those of stylish ski crafts.

There are aerated livewells, plenty of storage for rods or skis, elevated casting decks and comfortable driver and passenger buckets seats with plenty of leg room under the ergonomically designed console. Solid-state top-of-the-line electronics are available as well. These crafts easily convert in a few minutes for whatever the day, or time of day has in store. Each model is packed with passenger conveniences like stainless steel, sure-grip ladders, elevated gunnels and AM/FM radio with cassette deck and speakers. And each features Skeeter's sleek aerodynamic profile for fuel-efficient performance and a more than stable ride.

The biggest of the Fish and Ski line is the 19-foot, seven-inch long Skeeter 200SL. Designed to handle up to a 200-horsepower engine, the 200SL has a six person load capacity. Features unique to the 200SL include a rear bench seat, a fishing chair with 13-inch fixed extension, a bike seat with adjustable extension, stainless steel handrails, and bow and stern livewells.

The Skeeter SL185 measures 18-feet, five inches and the SL176 is 17-feet, six inches. The SL185 is rated for a 175 horsepower engine and SL176 is rated for a 150 horsepower engine and can tote up to five people. Stand alone features on these two boats include rear removable fishing seats with center bench system, two stern livewells and a standard 12-inch jackplate.

Fishing, skiing, cruising or lounging, the Skeeter Fish and Ski boats do it all - any day or everyday.

For more information on the Fish and Ski series boats and the rest of Skeeter's line of performance fishing boats, contact Skeeter Products at One Skeeter Road, Kilgore, TX 75663. For the closest Skeeter dealer, call (800) SKEETER.