Monte Carlo on the water

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Monte Carlo on the water

Postby dsolaro » Tue Jul 03, 2012 9:58 pm

So I finally figured out YouTube and have a short video of the Monte Carlo on the water. I have an "official" launch party for family and friends scheduled for the 14 th of July at Garwoods at Lake Tahoe. I cannot tell you all how smooth this boat runs on the lake. I am very impressed with the performance at this point. As you can see it was an extremely smooth day for Tahoe standards. My dad and I are still grinning from ear to ear!! As soon as I have more video I will upload it,until then this is all I have of the maiden voyage. Enjoy. I certainly am!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCOZOWlAGaI&sns=em
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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby fergal butler » Wed Jul 04, 2012 1:40 am

The prettiest wake on the lake :D congrats on the launch.

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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby BruceDow » Wed Jul 04, 2012 2:59 am

Verrrrrry Nice!
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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby jamundsen » Wed Jul 04, 2012 3:07 am

Need more pics and videos. Looks awesome!
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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby Roberta » Wed Jul 04, 2012 5:09 am

Beautiful!!! Congrats!!

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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby DaveLott » Wed Jul 04, 2012 9:20 am

Of course we need to see some more pics but that wake reflecting the setting sun is postcard worthy. WOW
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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby Iggy » Wed Jul 04, 2012 11:49 am

Looks great, smooth ride, beautiful day for a boat ride!
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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby Gayle Brantuk » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:39 am

Congratulations! Wish we were closer so we could come watch your launch...

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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby red » Thu Jul 05, 2012 11:26 am

congrats on the splash very nice

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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby jeffh » Thu Jul 05, 2012 4:45 pm

Very nice. It's ride was so smooth. The lake probably helped a lot with that...I wish our lake would stay that smooth after 9am.
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Re: Monte Carlo on the water

Postby rbrandenstein » Fri Jul 06, 2012 6:26 am

Congratulations on your launch. A very nice ride.

I'm with Jeff. I wish I could see water like that. I'd have to go out at 4am to get it.
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