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cusoak
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My Zip

Post by cusoak » Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:14 am

Well it has been some time between post, But I have still been using the Zip I builtand taking it to boat show's.
As I posted a while back I took the Zip to a Century Club boat show in Pa. and out of 75 Century boats My Zip won Peoples Choice Award.
Last yest year I went to the Indian Lake Boat show in Ohio in July.
I was asked by a friend of mine to take pictures of all of the boat's that were At the show.
The other day I got my copy of Classic Boating magazine.
Opened it up and on page 6 there is an article on the Indian Lake Boat show, With a Picture of my Glen L Zip I built.
My Zip is in a National magazine WOW
Jeff
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DrBryanJ
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Re: My Zip

Post by DrBryanJ » Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:28 am

Jeff, That is really cool!
Bryan

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Roberta
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Re: My Zip

Post by Roberta » Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:35 am

Well Done!!

Roberta :D :D :D :D :D
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Re: My Zip

Post by sproggy » Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:53 am

Your Zip looks right at home among all those 'exotics'. A credit to you.

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Re: My Zip

Post by Bill Edmundson » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:40 am

Thumbs up! Jeff!

Bill
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Re: My Zip

Post by BayouBengal » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:46 am

My Zip is in a National magazine
Why wouldn't it be? It's fantastic! :D

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Re: My Zip

Post by billy c » Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:24 am

Great work Jeff!
well deserved
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Jimbob
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Re: My Zip

Post by Jimbob » Fri Mar 03, 2017 1:36 pm

Jeff that's Fantastic!
I saw your boat in Classic Boating Magazine. Seems like more and more Glen L designs are appearing in classic boat shows.
I only hope mine comes out nice enough that it could be entered in a classic boat show.
Jim
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Re: My Zip

Post by JimmY » Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:30 am

Congrats!
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Re: My Zip

Post by BillW » Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:59 am

How do we locate photos of your boat on the Glen-l site ?

Also, look closely at the magazine page 6, bottom photo.
In the background, behind the other boats, a white Merc motor can be seen. Maybe yours?

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Re: My Zip

Post by cusoak » Sun Mar 05, 2017 6:00 am

Thanks to all that posted a reply.
It's always great to show off your boat.
Jeff

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Re: My Zip

Post by Cabron » Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:41 am

Your Zip is a real beauty. Love what you`ve done.

Cheers

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