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Old     (beisbol20)      Join Date: Jun 2005       06-02-2007, 10:33 AM Reply   
over memorial weekend there was a "pirate ship" epic at naci. did anyone else see it? it was black with "wood flooring" and wood decals on the front. thought it was pretty cool looking.
Old     (joshuag)      Join Date: Feb 2007       06-02-2007, 4:53 PM Reply   
I saw it! It was sweet! I talked to the guys who had it, they were telling me about the paint job on it. Very nicely done. They also told me that it is going to be on the cover of some magazine.

Josh
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 6:26 PM Reply   
Hey guys thank you for the kind words. Here's a picture of the boat.Every plastic piece was painted to match the boat. Inside wood flooring was installed along with 4-12's 4-10's and 36 6.5 coaxils and 9600 watts to the subs and 4000 to the top end.Thanks again
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 6:39 PM Reply   
sorry guys here you go.
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 6:43 PM Reply   
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Old     (talltigeguy)      Join Date: Sep 2003       06-02-2007, 6:44 PM Reply   
Sounds like the stereo is incredible.

That is very cool.

(Message edited by talltigeguy on June 02, 2007)
Old     (srh00z)      Join Date: Jun 2003       06-02-2007, 6:50 PM Reply   
Nice, I can't wait to see some more pics of this boat and the system, I bet it thumps.
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 6:55 PM Reply   
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Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 6:57 PM Reply   
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Old     (derby)      Join Date: Nov 2005       06-02-2007, 6:59 PM Reply   
I love it!!!

That is THE coolest thing I have seen in a long time.

Wood floors too. Do tell how you did all the mods.

ARRGGHHHH!!!
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 7:07 PM Reply   
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Old     (nate138)      Join Date: Aug 2006       06-02-2007, 7:16 PM Reply   
Nice!
Old    stillstandin            06-02-2007, 7:32 PM Reply   
That is sweet
Old     (wakeboardlasvegas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       06-02-2007, 7:38 PM Reply   
That floor has got to be hot as hell even if there is water on it, then it has to be very slippery

sick looking tho, not so on the functionality of it tho
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-02-2007, 8:03 PM Reply   
The flooring is not actual wood its a fiber floor from armstrong. It has a texture to it and isn't slippery at all nor does it attract heat. I did a lot of research before Put my idea into action. Thanks to all of you for your uplifting comments.
Old     (wakeslife)      Join Date: Jul 2005       06-02-2007, 8:05 PM Reply   
The rear end of that is sick!
Old     (csparks13)      Join Date: Apr 2004       06-02-2007, 8:46 PM Reply   
Thats one sick a$$ boat. Nice job!
Old     (rallyart)      Join Date: Nov 2006       06-02-2007, 8:59 PM Reply   
Man, that is a really well done piece.

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Everything so well tied together.
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Old     (luchog)      Join Date: Jun 2002       06-02-2007, 9:03 PM Reply   
That is the most beautiful/original boat I've seen on here for a while!!!

sorry to ask this, but where are the exhaust ports on that Epic???
Old     (99_slaunch)      Join Date: Oct 2005       06-02-2007, 9:03 PM Reply   
That is SWEET!! A teak deck and wood grain steering wheel would look cool. NICE WORK!!
Old     (gmarkham1)      Join Date: Sep 2003       06-02-2007, 9:04 PM Reply   
all that wood work... and not a teak plank.. i mean swim platform???

awesome though! i am ver impressed!
Old     (gmarkham1)      Join Date: Sep 2003       06-02-2007, 9:06 PM Reply   
all that wood work... and not a teak plank.. i mean swim platform???

awesome though! i am ver impressed!
Old     (boardr2d)      Join Date: Jul 2004       06-02-2007, 9:19 PM Reply   
that is the steez, wood platform would have been a nice touch for sure, and some black (pirate) pearls, dam i am creaming
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Old     (wake_pirate)      Join Date: Mar 2007       06-02-2007, 9:31 PM Reply   
Now i'm sporting wood, truly a unique beautiful boat. Nice.
Old     (ghostrider_2)      Join Date: Aug 2004       06-02-2007, 10:10 PM Reply   
Thats is one sick A$$ boat!!
Old     (javony)      Join Date: Oct 2006       06-02-2007, 10:53 PM Reply   
Do you have any pics of the stereo install?
Old     (smewth001)      Join Date: Oct 2004       06-02-2007, 11:01 PM Reply   
That is 1 bad a$$ looking boat love to see stereo pics.
Old     (wakebrdr38)      Join Date: Sep 2006       06-02-2007, 11:14 PM Reply   
thats ugly as hell but to each his own
Old     (fullspeed)      Join Date: Oct 2005       06-02-2007, 11:38 PM Reply   
Anthony, I think it is a sweet ride. Original look.
Old     (smewth001)      Join Date: Oct 2004       06-02-2007, 11:40 PM Reply   
Hey Anthoney do you find the 10's & 12"s cancel each other out? I know in my boat the 10's cancel the 12 out, so next year I'm getting rid of the 10's! Right now cause I'm in northen climate i'm sticken with what Ive got so I can ride instead of messing with the stereo!
Old     (woodsracer)      Join Date: Oct 2006       06-02-2007, 11:56 PM Reply   
I love seeing that thing, nice to see someone really go their own direction!!! Its a really nice break from the same old, same old...
Old     (2007_x2)      Join Date: May 2007       06-02-2007, 11:58 PM Reply   
dude prots for that, that is awesome!
Old     (ralph)      Join Date: Apr 2002       06-03-2007, 12:00 AM Reply   
Smooth, are you sure you don't have the polarity on the 10's or 12's reversed? They shouldn't cancel each other out.
Old     (smewth001)      Join Date: Oct 2004       06-03-2007, 12:11 AM Reply   
They should'nt be I've checked that out, but if I turn the gains turned down on the 10's the 12 pounds harder.
Old     (auto)      Join Date: Aug 2002       06-03-2007, 7:29 AM Reply   
Not a fan of the epic overall, but that is one sick looking boat, congrats.
Old     (kylek306)      Join Date: Feb 2003       06-03-2007, 3:19 PM Reply   
dope floor
Old     (tlb)      Join Date: Feb 2003       06-03-2007, 3:31 PM Reply   
The Black Pearl.. That boat is sick..
Old     (ryan27r)      Join Date: Oct 2006       06-03-2007, 3:33 PM Reply   
Looks like you lost one of your tail lights...
Old     (wakeslife)      Join Date: Jul 2005       06-03-2007, 3:39 PM Reply   
Like others have said...
A teak platform would complete that boat.
Old     (wakesetter101)      Join Date: Oct 2005       06-03-2007, 3:48 PM Reply   
SWEET! ! ! ! ! !

Nice job.
Old     (bftskir)      Join Date: Jan 2004       06-03-2007, 4:32 PM Reply   
extremely cool you scallywag
Old     (ralph)      Join Date: Apr 2002       06-03-2007, 4:49 PM Reply   
For the platform I would prefer the stock glass platform with wood inlay. That would stay with the black and woodgrain theme that looks cool.
Old     (jaubrey)      Join Date: Feb 2003       06-03-2007, 5:44 PM Reply   
WOW.... that is awesome man. Great job.
Old     (longgonebon)      Join Date: Jan 2007       06-03-2007, 6:31 PM Reply   
that is the baddest boat I have ever seen.
Old    walt            06-03-2007, 6:56 PM Reply   
That is one SICK boat !
Old     (krbaugh)      Join Date: Mar 2002       06-03-2007, 6:59 PM Reply   
Yeah all the teak reminds me of something.....I can't quite put my finger on
Old     (brownie)      Join Date: Feb 2006       06-03-2007, 9:22 PM Reply   
thats pretty cool, wouldn't be my pick but yeah respect for doing something different and doing it well.
Old     (xaggie)      Join Date: Nov 2002       06-03-2007, 9:34 PM Reply   
That is money my man! Kudos
Old     (rallyart)      Join Date: Nov 2006       06-03-2007, 10:23 PM Reply   
Anthony, you are going to have to practice up for Talk Like A Pirate Day this September. They'll never let you live it down if you don't.
Old     (wakeskywalker)      Join Date: Jan 2003       06-03-2007, 10:50 PM Reply   
To all that have posted comments thank you. I'm not done with all the mods, the swin step is also going to be wood grain like the floor. the tower has 20 6.5 coxals. The interior is going to redone to resemble the color theme of the boat. The subs rock I have the four tens in a sealed enclouser under the cock pit and the four 12's are in the bow. once again THANK YOU FOR THE UPLIFTING comments. Anthony
Old     (dakid)      Join Date: Feb 2001       06-03-2007, 10:50 PM Reply   
i don't mean to sound biased, but that looks really cool! nice work!
Old     (kirk)      Join Date: May 2003       06-04-2007, 7:08 AM Reply   
Anthony,
Great job!
After seeing several fiberglass boats with wood hull looks at the boat shows (usually cruisers), I was curious as to why no one had done it on a wake boat. Was the boat gelcoated in the mold with the wood grain? I bet after seeing your boat there is going to be a manufactor that goes after that same look.
Again... KUDO's
Old     (bbr)      Join Date: Apr 2002       06-04-2007, 7:39 AM Reply   
Anthony,
When you do ride? I've not yet seen your boat at BV, and would be down to check it out.
Old     (bazel)      Join Date: Oct 2001       06-04-2007, 9:34 AM Reply   
That is the sweetest boat I have ever seen. I am not a huge fan of the stub nose but the Skull and Cross bones on it is awesome. The burned in look of the letters ads a great touch.

I am curious if that is gel or a wrap of some kind?
Old     (riverdave)      Join Date: May 2007       06-04-2007, 10:46 AM Reply   
Anthony, can you tell us more about the floor? What is it attached too? How is it secured? How well do you think it will hold up to water over the years etc?

As well, to echo some other questions, is the exterior of the boat, painted, vinyl, or was it actually gel'd in the mold?

The transom looks like real wood to me? Is that fiberglass that's been painted? What's with all the holes? I went to Epic's website and they mentioned installing speakers right there, is that to let the sound out? Or venting for the motor?

Definately a nice boat, and you should be proud for doing something different!

RD
Old     (bjeremi)      Join Date: Mar 2006       06-04-2007, 10:47 AM Reply   
WOW!, I absolutely love it. Very well done man that thing is awsome. You have got to post more pics than that though!
Old     (migs)      Join Date: Aug 2006 Location: SF Bay Area       06-04-2007, 10:48 AM Reply   
TIGHT! Nice to see something different.
Old     (boss210)      Join Date: Jun 2006       06-04-2007, 11:08 AM Reply   
Any Pictures in the water
Old     (jarrod)      Join Date: May 2003       06-04-2007, 11:46 AM Reply   
SIIIIICK!!!
Old    dabigkahuna            06-04-2007, 11:59 AM Reply   
I think that boat needs to make a voyage to Hawaii! Totally sick boat, Mad Props!
Old     (liquidmx)      Join Date: Jun 2005       06-04-2007, 12:34 PM Reply   
Def. SICK!!! Different and tasteful,

Personally I think it would be cool to see some mini cannon decals on the side too, or the fake doors so it looks like a pirate ship's side, lol. It would be pretty crazy to paint the tower to match as well!

Curious, is the bimini all black with a skull and cross bones, lol.
Old     (hamkj)      Join Date: Apr 2002       06-04-2007, 12:41 PM Reply   
Love the graphics! I guess that is the one nice thing with all black boats... you can chage it up with some vinyl wraps.. and the black offers a great background!

I wanna see more pics! I wanna see some pics of the stereo!

How is the boat treating you? Some guys I know just bought an Epic and have less that a few hours on it... Going back to the shop for the 3rd time.. always a dead battery... and requires a new motor... Thats gotta suck!
Old     (h20jnky)      Join Date: Mar 2003       06-04-2007, 1:22 PM Reply   
very nice.. i would love to be able to "Swiffer" the inside of my boat!
Old     (krbaugh)      Join Date: Mar 2002       06-04-2007, 3:29 PM Reply   
Great looking boat! Is that a wrap.

What did you use for the floor?
Centurion used teak for the floor and engine cover in this package.

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Old     (882001)      Join Date: Nov 2003       06-04-2007, 3:40 PM Reply   
make the tower look like rigging of a pirate ship, and a teak plank.the tower speakers need to look like barrels of rum. where is the jolly roger flag?
Old     (bbr)      Join Date: Apr 2002       06-04-2007, 3:53 PM Reply   
I don't think its a wrap. It says K-Daddyz on the back, and that is a local paint shop in town.
Old     (bbking)      Join Date: Dec 2006       06-04-2007, 3:55 PM Reply   
that "boat" is TITE SON! Ya MEEN!!!

- i dunno i was just trying to say the beginning of Scary Movie 2 about your boat
you need a skull and crossbones flag or bimini :-)
Old     (supra24ssv)      Join Date: Mar 2006       06-04-2007, 4:12 PM Reply   
kevin,
i love that shiznit
ATTN: Skiers Choice I would love some teak beyoches
Old     (tanner)      Join Date: Oct 2005       06-04-2007, 5:35 PM Reply   
I not a fan of the design per say. But I can definately appreciate the work! Awesome job!
Old     (detonate69)      Join Date: Apr 2001       06-04-2007, 5:39 PM Reply   
That is the sickest custom work I've seen done to a boat. Nice work.
Old     (jusstty)      Join Date: Dec 2006       06-04-2007, 7:02 PM Reply   
Very Unique
Old     (tanner)      Join Date: Oct 2005       06-04-2007, 7:03 PM Reply   
Do we even want to know how much all the customizing ran?
Old    dabigkahuna            06-04-2007, 8:52 PM Reply   
Where's the pics of the wake! Let's see that bad boy in action!
Old     (committed)      Join Date: Jul 2005       06-05-2007, 7:10 AM Reply   
Way to sac up, and step outta the box. Pirates rule, straightup......
Old     (boss210)      Join Date: Jun 2006       06-05-2007, 10:43 AM Reply   
How abot some pic in the water
Old     (882001)      Join Date: Nov 2003       06-05-2007, 12:25 PM Reply   
http://www.1000oaksbarrel.com/Images/07/RumBarrel_Jamaican_400.jpg
modify that into a tower spaeker
Old     (socalf150rider)      Join Date: Jun 2006       06-05-2007, 4:26 PM Reply   
how is the floor wet? very impessive thou i'm diggin it
Old     (wakeandsnow27)      Join Date: Jun 2004       06-06-2007, 9:33 PM Reply   
Im struggling seeing where 44 speakers are. more pics or does the mag have rights until they print?

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