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Old 03-17-2017, 11:08 PM   #11
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Old 03-17-2017, 11:09 PM   #12
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Only been back in the water a couple hours...I can tell you I'm very happy with the new addition!!! This is looking one of the best upgrades to big max in a long time...


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Old 03-18-2017, 03:47 AM   #13
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Very nice--I put mine on last year and love it.
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Old 03-18-2017, 01:48 PM   #14
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I want one where can i find one and whats the avg cost ?
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Old 03-18-2017, 07:26 PM   #15
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The extended swim platform was one of the best upgrades I ever made to my boat. Maxum always builds such tiny decks.
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Old 03-18-2017, 07:27 PM   #16
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Old 03-18-2017, 08:26 PM   #17
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Old 03-19-2017, 12:31 AM   #18
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The best swimplatform builder in my mind is just north of you and you save 30 percent on the dollar by buying canadian. check out platform ultra
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Ok, we've heard your opinion, let's talk some facts and then just put this to bed.

The Canadian exchange rate is .75 CAN = 1USD. So, it's 25%, not 30%.

International shipping cancels that savings. My shipping quote from platform ultra was $403.73. Crate was $133.75, platform was $2,024.71, for a total of $2,562.19.

My quote from swimplatforms.com was $1,835, $135 for crate, and $349 for shipping, for a total of $2,379.

Swimplatforms.com's platform is 49" vs.
Platform ultra 46".

In summary, their platform is smaller, priced higher, and more expensive to ship, even with a favorable exchange rate.

Their selling point is a claimed "lighter" with no facts cited to back up the claim. My boat weighs over 12,000 pounds. The weight of the swim platform is a non-factor.
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Old 03-19-2017, 01:20 AM   #20
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That your opinion. I have been in construction and boating products all my life and I know good products when I see them , so you can make your opinion when ever you want but their was a customer from the east coast wanting a swim platform and I gave him my opinion, that's it. If you don't like what I say then that your business. I know good products when I see them and with my experience they make the better product. At the Anniplois boat show and Toronto boat, this company sold 120 platforms. If they made a bad product then I fought that oeople would buy from them
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