Re: 1953 Orlando 14ft aluminum boat

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Posted by Duane ( on February 24, 2005 at 09:58:16:

In Reply to: 1953 Orlando 14ft aluminum boat posted by Tim on February 23, 2005 at 12:48:29:

Tim, Go to
Click on the message board (left side of screen) and srroll dowd to "another clipper for sale" and wait for the picture to come up.
I have the identical boat that is showen that I purchased new in 1953.Running a 1959 Merc 35A on it. They OBC'd for 50HP. With a 3/4 inch shim on the transom and good conditions,it will GPS in the 40 to 42 MPH range.Very little hull in the water. Great boats!