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brazosvet

How many hrs. can a Bu go?

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brazosvet

Does anyone have real, not hear-say accounts of the most hours put on a Bu? Actual hour meter readings. Motor hours would be cool to know too. Which ones hold the records for most used? Blowup.gif

Smile has no relevance, I just think it's cool.

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Slider

There is a guy over in Wilsonville Or who put 1000 actual hrs on his bu in 2 years. I know that's not a total hrs record, but I'd like to be him. Biggrin.gif

Joe

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brazosvet

If only I didn't have to work....... :Doh:

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Broke Amigo

I've got somewhere in the neighborhood of 950+ hours on my 99! Yahoo.gif Only had to do regular maintenance and never had a problem with the motor yet! Yahoo.gif

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whiteVLX

Well I know they'll at least make it to 135 hours

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auto

I think the pro at WSA did 1200 in one season. Shocking.gif

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kstateskier

The most I've ever been able to do is 215 in one season. Our old Malibu Skier, a '92, had 1200+ hours on it when we sold it in '02. It ran like the day it was new, just oil changes and impellors and it was perfect. I have heard of ski school boats going well over 3-4k hours in 3 years or so.

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Headhunter 2317

We did 80 hours our first season. And it was beautiful.

She will be paid off in July and I have just 250 hours on her now.

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aneal000

I looked at a Mid 80's Carver that had twin DD 350's in it, it had just over 1600 documented hours on it, and it ran well. The motors were very similar to the Bu, but outdated. I know it's not what you asked, but just letting you know the 350 is a very capable powerplant.

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Malibudude
I've got somewhere in the neighborhood of 950+ hours on my 99! Yahoo.gif Only had to do regular maintenance and never had a problem with the motor yet! Yahoo.gif

I hate you.... Biggrin.gif I have an 00' and only have mid 200hrs. Now granted I spend time on other bu's alot too.

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