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Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       03-30-2010, 8:56 PM Reply   
Heres what im doing for a buddy of mine, 07 xstar....

13w7
1000 watt arc amp
600 watt arc amp
eq
hse volume control
hse box

fully powdered tower, tinted windows, full custom hand drawn one off wrap coming soon!!!!!

If your thinking about tearing down a tower have fun, i counted 134 pieces (including the walk thru door and some pieces from the boat.)
special thanks to everyone helping

Liquid Trendz
Rocky Mountain Window Tint
Maas Brothers Powder Coating
Rub It Enterprises[/SIZE]
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Old    Cody (loudontn)      Join Date: Feb 2005       03-31-2010, 4:34 AM Reply   
Man that thing looks weird sans-tower/windshield.
Old    Dave (captain_542)      Join Date: Oct 2006       03-31-2010, 5:39 AM Reply   
yeah looks like my neighbors chaparral sunesta. haha. I cant wait to see this build. thanks
Old    Ben (soundbox)      Join Date: Oct 2007       03-31-2010, 11:28 AM Reply   
Good looking project. Can't wait to see it done.
Old    Alan Slabaugh (alans)      Join Date: Aug 2005       03-31-2010, 11:41 AM Reply   
Wow, thats a lot of hardware. How many screws and bolts? 400+?
Old    Hate N Pain (hatepain)      Join Date: Aug 2006       03-31-2010, 12:14 PM Reply   
Wow this should be a cool one to see all done. Man those towers sure do have a lot of pieces, gives you an idea as to why they had problems with them shaking.
Old    Rob Flaherty (mc_x15)      Join Date: Jul 2008       03-31-2010, 1:47 PM Reply   
Damn thats gonna be a nightmare to put back together
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       03-31-2010, 9:36 PM Reply   
yea its alot of pieces, all i know is it took almost a whole box of ziploc bags to keep all the hardware organized. luckily this isnt my first tower teardown.... get the boat back tomorrow, and windows go back on. i just gotta get the tower to powder coating early next week... more pics as i get them

thanks for imput....
Old    Brian Mancini (crfdude86)      Join Date: Mar 2010       03-31-2010, 10:04 PM Reply   
How much are you paying to get the windows tinted? thinking about taking my boat to that same place.
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       03-31-2010, 10:08 PM Reply   
umm i pay my shop rate, im not sure that its different though. i can let him know your coming in send me a message or email me at vaughn@nakidclothing.com...

also it would be more if you dont take the windshield off...
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-02-2010, 8:55 AM Reply   
finished it yesterday, gonna do the wrap this winter.....
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Old    Kyle Marriott (kyle_m)      Join Date: Aug 2007       05-02-2010, 9:15 AM Reply   
Mastercraft needs to offer a powder coated tower!!! That looks amazing
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-02-2010, 9:20 AM Reply   
they offer something, but its crazy exspensive!!!!!
Old    Ray M (wakeborder5)      Join Date: Jun 2002       05-02-2010, 9:20 AM Reply   
That is siiick. The black tower, especially the bit of silver in the board racks and in the supports, really sets it off. One final touch that would make it perfect would be be to powdercoat the windshield frame black
Old    Hate N Pain (hatepain)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-02-2010, 9:37 AM Reply   
Powder coated towers is where its at! Looks fantastic. Great job.

Any pics of the stereo install?
Old    Greg Bodor (gti2lo)      Join Date: Nov 2005       05-02-2010, 9:58 AM Reply   
wow that is impressive! Must have taken hour and hours to take apart the tower!
Old    Twitch Hambling (themxercr85)      Join Date: Jul 2007       05-02-2010, 10:32 AM Reply   
Thats filthyyy, I've always wanted to get my towers powder coated like that. Thats some good work right there
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-02-2010, 10:56 AM Reply   
thanks guys,

were gonna do the windshield this winter. this was the mad dash to get is going before summer. stereo was pretty plain just a 13w7 in a box. i took a lot of time over 150 pieces in the tower... wrap is getting designed by my tattoo artist as we speak....

just fyi powder was about $2000.00 including all the time to disassemble and reassemble!!!!
Old    Justin (newmy79)      Join Date: Jun 2005       05-02-2010, 11:26 AM Reply   
That tower looks sick. Extremely well-done job Spence!
Old    Jake (jdhart73)      Join Date: Mar 2010       05-02-2010, 11:29 AM Reply   
wicked!
Old    Chucktronics...Ryan (chucktronics)      Join Date: Nov 2007       05-02-2010, 12:38 PM Reply   
That looks SICK!
Old    Mario (mdaijogo)      Join Date: Mar 2010       05-02-2010, 1:36 PM Reply   
Looks great. If I spy correctly, that is in P-town off of 580.

Mario-
Old    Big D (bigdtx)      Join Date: Feb 2005       05-02-2010, 1:54 PM Reply   
Gauges too or is that just the tint? Looks great.
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-02-2010, 5:52 PM Reply   
thanks again guys,

Mario, thats work!!!!!!!

big d, just the tint. but when we do the windshield frame were gonna do all the rest of the stuff in the boat. guages, cleats, grab rails. its gonna be murdered out.
also a full wrap all the way over the topdeck under the upholstry.....
Old    Rob Flaherty (mc_x15)      Join Date: Jul 2008       05-03-2010, 8:37 AM Reply   
WOW that looks really great. Whats the ballpark cost of powder coating a tower. I know it must be lots or man hours just taking down and putting up, plus keeping track of everythign. Nicely done. Very classy
Old    Jeremy (wake77)      Join Date: Jan 2009       05-03-2010, 8:50 AM Reply   
"just fyi powder was about $2000.00 including all the time to disassemble and reassemble!!!!"
Old    Miguel (migs)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-03-2010, 9:04 AM Reply   
SICK!!!!!
i wouldnt even bother with a wrap - looks sooo tight already!
Old    Bruizza (bruizza)      Join Date: May 2009       05-03-2010, 9:05 AM Reply   
Wow that is one of the best looking towers I have ever seen. Really sets the boat off and makes it look amazing.
Old    Spence (burtonrider_77)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-03-2010, 9:19 PM Reply   
yea right around $2000.00, i think i have about 40 hrs into it. lots of work but it was fun. also if you dont have light or speakers it would be a bit less..... i just saw the wrap and it ridiculos. hand drawn crazy!!!!!!!!!!!! any sugestions let me know kinda got the oppurtunity to go crazy on this boat.....
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Old    J B (bjeremi)      Join Date: Mar 2006       05-03-2010, 9:49 PM Reply   
That is so badass but damn 2K! Good god. Looks so good though.
Old    Jason Murray (jasonmurray12)      Join Date: Oct 2009       05-03-2010, 10:22 PM Reply   
Sooooo DIRTY!!!!!!!! Ughh it's beautifull!!! Haha
Old    Sinko (sinkoumn)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-03-2010, 10:27 PM Reply   
That tower looks great on there after the powdercoating, nice touch for sure!
Old    pete c (saceone)      Join Date: Jan 2009       05-04-2010, 3:27 AM Reply   
so dirty I wanna make sweet sweet love to it. good job!
Old    Bret Rogers (bmr82)      Join Date: Jul 2008       05-04-2010, 3:41 AM Reply   
That is just nasty sic. Can't wait to see with completed with the wrap.
Old    Brian Mancini (crfdude86)      Join Date: Mar 2010       05-04-2010, 5:48 PM Reply   
Just saw this boat sunday at union point. Looks very good in person.

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