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Bassmaster.com video;  "A Profile of Carl Kiekhefer"

Postby Tom Brockmeyer » Thu Feb 28, 2019 7:47 pm

In the Bassmaster.com website, there are a series of "Legends & Lore" videos.  I just came across one about E.C Kiekhaefer

Click here for the video ----->  https://tinyurl.com/y44zqvkq



Legends & Lore - A profile of Carl Kiekhaefer
Carl was the founder of Mercury Marine and has a very colorful background. He began his business with no intention of building outboard motors.
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Re: Bassmaster.com video;  "A Profile of Carl Kiekhefer"

Postby Kiekhaefer » Thu Feb 28, 2019 7:57 pm

That's cool! I'd like to see the unedited version.  icon_thumbup.gif
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Re: Bassmaster.com video;  "A Profile of Carl Kiekhefer"

Postby shep72 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:53 am

That was cool, thank you for sharing!
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Re: Bassmaster.com video;  "A Profile of Carl Kiekhefer"

Postby mercules » Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:50 pm

Lost my interest when I saw Dennis evinrude!
Let's fix it now - before we launch the boat.
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Re: Bassmaster.com video;  "A Profile of Carl Kiekhefer"

Postby ctpdsr » Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:45 pm

The Switzer Bullet shown early in the clip is a twin to my Dad's 1952 Class D Marathon model.

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