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Old 10-15-2010, 03:33 PM
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Is water skeeter out of bisness . My pontoon has sprung a leak in the seam and was wondering where i could get new pontoon bladders
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Hi Art,

I don't believe I've ever posted to you and not wanting to sound obtuse but have you tried the phone number on this link?

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I have been trying to call there old number off there website. Thanks hardy i will try this number monday.
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Glad to help, hope I did.
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Well i found out today water skeeter is no longer . But on the brightside the company might reopen in november under new ownership.
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Art,
Here is a company that's in my area, they might be able to help you in a pinch.
I'm familiar with them from years ago when working in a local shop, ask for John.
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Don't see a lot of Versa's around anymore. Well built kickboats though. Still made in Morgan it looks like. I would think they would have some individual toons for sale that might fit a WS frame.
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Default Re: water skeeter pontoon

the bright side IS that water skeeter went out of business.....

whoa, did i just malign a company on the internet? first time for everything i guess. sorry.

here is another link that might help: Fishing Pontoon Boats | Fly Fishing | Fishing Equipment

when i spoke to water skeeter direct (many times in my singular purchasing experience) i asked why the pontoon boat i bought had oregon fishing on the side. WS said they had a business partnership in a sense.

good luck. and i mean that sincerely.

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They do have 'toons for sale, kinda pricey though, but they are well made. You would probably need to buy a set also. Take a peek in the 'store'.

I still have mine hanging in the shed, it's like 15 yrs old now. Probably ought to sell it as I have not used it in a loooooong time now.
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