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BIGBADBLUE
04-04-2011, 05:19 PM
Finally after 17 years with the PS205 we bought a new boat. It arrived last week and here are some pictures. The stero is not installed yet so i will not be able to have the maden voyage until next week.

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BIGBADBLUE
04-04-2011, 05:21 PM
Here are some more pictures ...

BIGBADBLUE
04-04-2011, 05:22 PM
Even more ...

BIGBADBLUE
04-04-2011, 05:25 PM
I rotated the engine for better viewing ...

kskonn
04-04-2011, 05:29 PM
That is a nice boat, I have not actually seen one of those yet, interesting layout at the back, seems to give you a couple of nice chill spots.

What is the difference between the X14 and the X14V better wake for a skier?

BIGBADBLUE
04-04-2011, 05:31 PM
X14 is a direct drive and the X14V is a V drive. X14 better for skiing but I had to make a comprimise for the family.

gts-20
04-04-2011, 05:32 PM
VERY NICE!!!! Congrats!!! I really like the black and white layout.

bobx1
04-04-2011, 05:40 PM
Wow - very nice!

bbymgr
04-04-2011, 05:46 PM
Great looking boat Blue.

cutlerdaddy
04-04-2011, 06:27 PM
Congrats! Very Nice Boat

ttu
04-04-2011, 06:29 PM
looks great! congrats.

after looking at the new vinyl at the boat show i feel in love with it. enjoy!

CantRepeat
04-04-2011, 06:34 PM
Wow, over the top on that one!

I'm still in love with the new vinyl!! Looks great in your boat!

2RLAKE
04-04-2011, 06:35 PM
wow ... that is awesome ... huge congrats

sully
04-04-2011, 06:49 PM
Very cool!!

cdstukey
04-04-2011, 08:11 PM
That's a sharp looking interior (the exterior isn't to shabby either). Nice boat, hope you get to take her out soon. Enjoy and welcome to the club.

CantRepeat
04-04-2011, 08:22 PM
I just noticed the aluminum back insulation in the motor box! That's nice.

GT500 MC
04-04-2011, 09:05 PM
Nice rig Blue. Love the color combo--that interior contrasts just right. You'll have to update us on the performance of the Ilmor. I have the MCX in my '10 x14v and am more than a little curious.

burbey
04-04-2011, 09:20 PM
Great looking boat! The ilmor should make that thing pop out of the water

BIGBADBLUE
04-04-2011, 09:23 PM
Next Monday will be the first drive so I will let all know about the performance

sand2snow22
04-04-2011, 09:43 PM
Congrats! Please give us a full rundown in the middle of the summer that your vinyl doesn't get hot. It's not supposed, but if you're in the SE, you'll be able to tell.....

Barefooter92
04-04-2011, 09:53 PM
Blue: Awesome boat. I remember early discussions about the black and your family not wanting the Maze and Blue. Good choice! Looks like a classic in the making.

mramerman@gmail.com
04-04-2011, 09:57 PM
Really nice job. Love the B&W color combo.

Be sure to post your photos on the X14v thread!

Cmpdman
04-04-2011, 10:09 PM
Nice !!!!!!! It's has a great design.

coz
04-04-2011, 10:41 PM
Sweeeet!!! http://www.cyclespot.com/forums/images/smilies/awesome.gif

davidstan
04-05-2011, 07:07 AM
I like! Great color choice.

Age Fighter
04-05-2011, 09:48 AM
X14 is a direct drive and the X14V is a V drive. X14 better for skiing but I had to make a comprimise for the family.

I can't tell if I saw a wake plate on the back or not -- but with that, you may be pleasantly surprised at the ski wake too. Awesome looker by the way. Congrats.

BIGBADBLUE
04-05-2011, 04:44 PM
It has the wake plate. I will let everyone know if the new upholstery get hot.

CLTMC
04-05-2011, 05:15 PM
Tough looking boat!!
I like the way the NEW Ilmor engines look and run. The more MCs I drive with Ilmor power plants the more I wish Ilmor had been around in earlier year. Better late than never.

You are going to be very impressed with the handling and power behind your new X-14v!
:)

BIGBADBLUE
04-06-2011, 11:43 AM
I just ordered the stereo and it will all be done next week. Man, I cannot wait to launch!!!