Sea Chaser 26 LX, Ideal Choice for Family Fishing and Fun
by Ted Lund
Serious inshore and nearshore anglers are looking to up their game need to look no further than the Sea Chaser LX Series by Carolina Skiff. The series’ newest offering, the Sea Chaser 26 LX offers anglers revolutionary performance, style and a host of standard features at an affordable price that makes the ideal choice for family fishing and fun.
The 26 LX series is built using all- composite materials. At 25-feet, 11-inches in length, the 26 LX also offers a generous 103-inch beam and comfortable, slip-stopping gunwale height that makes the LX a perfect choice as a general-purpose bay boat for lakes, rivers, and bays. But it’s also got the legs to run offshore.
Rated for up to 350-hp, the 26 LX features 84 gallons of fuel capacity and a 25-inch transom making it as at home in the skinny water as it is in the deep blue.
Just like the rest of the Sea Chaser LX family (consisting of the 21 and 23), the 26 boasts standard features including twin forward locking rod storage boxes, locking fiberglass hatches, gunwale rod storage with combing boards, stainless steel folding cleats, recessed storage locker with 5-gallon cast net bucket. Other features include a console baitwell, stainless steel, low profile bow and stern handrail, hydraulic steering, rear jump seats, stainless steel blue LED-lit cup holders, underwater LED-lighting, patented rub rail LED navigation lights, and a quick release windshield.
Owners can customize their boat with an ultra leaning post with backrest, fold-down footrest, cooler, net and rod holders (4), and stainless steel cup holders (2). Other add-ons include a 9-gallon freshwater tank with a shower nozzle, AM/FM Bluetooth radio with USB, iPOD and AUX connectivity, a flushable electric head with 9-gallon holding tank, electric trim tabs (with indicator panel), a flip-up console with changing curtain and Porta-Potty. But don’t stop there. Build your boat through an authorized Carolina Skiff Dealer or on their award-winning website and chose powder coating for t-tops and leaning posts, custom t-top options, and custom-built galvanized or aluminum trailers.
Each Sea Chaser LX is available in a base The Sea Chaser LX Series is available in a standard French Vanilla hull color, with custom colors available including Black, Grey, Red, Cabernet, Yellow, Royal Blue, Evening Sky, and Electric Blue. And each is backed by Carolina Skiffs’ industry-leading warranty.
Whether fishing for redfish in the coastal lagoons and bays of Texas and Louisiana, cobia and permit in the nearshore waters of the Florida Keys, dolphin and sailfish off Miami, cobia and kingfish of the Space Coast or tarpon in the Low Country, the 26 LX deserves a serious look.
Carolina Skiff is currently the number one boat brand in retail sales for outboard-powered fiberglass boats, 24-feet and under. Their popular brands include Carolina Skiff, Sea Chaser, Fun Chaser deck boats and Fun Chaser pontoon boats. To build your own or to locate a dealer near you, visit www.carolinaskiff.com.
Original Source: Sportsmans Lifestyle