Harris FloteBote

Look Who's Still Growing

Published online: Jul 08, 2009 Feature Karlee Jo Dahl
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Harris FloteBote has been producing the highest quality pontoon boats in the industry for over 50 years. As one of the nation's first pontoon boat manufacturers, they offer a history filled with design innovation, distinctive styling, unsurpassed comfort and superior construction.
This year marks one of the most exciting years that Harris FloteBote has ever seen. Ten new pontoon models have been introduced throughout the year, including the Grand Mariner, Suntop and Cruiser series. All models were upgraded with a warmer color palette and new upholstery vinyl treated with PreFixx stain-blocking protection. Many impressive styling and convenience features have also been added this year including a spacious rear-facing lounger with built-in ice chest, reclining seats with footrests, custom-designed cast aluminum LED docking lights and additional storage drawers for those extra carry-on items such as CDs, snacks for the kids or extra towels. The 2009 Harris FloteBote lineup is truly exciting and is consistent with Harris' tradition of deliver the most quality, styling and innovation found in the pontoon industry today. 

The Cruiser series from Harris FloteBote offers two models with four distinct color combinations and plenty of convenient features to choose from. The Cruiser offers consumers more for their money because it is built with all the style and prestige expected from Harris FloteBote, in an economically-priced package.
The Cruiser comes standard with premium Nautolex vinyl with PreFixx technology for easy cleaning and maintainability, marine-grade Regal carpeting, easy-to-read analog gauges, an ergonomically-designed helm stand and a stereo system with a built-in MP3 jack.
Other available options include the Excel solid-color fence panel upgrade, aft table with molded cup holders, stainless steel flip-up cleats, a convenient changing room incorporated into the seat design and quick-release fender system for easier docking.
Affordable, stylish and built to last, the Cruiser from Harris FloteBote is a must-have for anyone who wants a quality-made pontoon at a great price. 
Super Sunliner LX Suntop
Recently introduced into the Harris FloteBote lineup is the versatile Super Sunliner LX Suntop. The Suntop offers the same roomy floor plan as the Super Sunliner LX series, but with an upper deck platform for even more fun. With a fence height of 27 inches and an inset design, the Suntop offers a safety-minded upper deck.
The Suntop comes standard with a separate stereo system and control in the upper deck as well as built-in storage, cup holders and speakers. The upper deck is carpeted in the same plush 32-ounce Mocha carpeting found on the deck of the pontoon. An optional futon couch is available and can be converted into a comfortable bed.
The Harris FloteBote Suntop has something for everyone in your family, whether they enjoy cruising the lake, hanging out at the sandbar, basking in the summer sun or simply entertaining at the dock. The Suntop offers a safe and stylish getaway for the whole family.

Grand Mariner
Harris FloteBote is proud to introduce the new face of elite pontoon design. From the rich color options to the sweeping industry-leading fence design, contemporary color palette to the imperial two-tone carpeting, the brand new Grand Mariner sports a fresh look from top to tubes. In addition to its modern appearance, this pontoon is built for anything, whether you like to entertain, cruise, ski or simply lounge around with the family.
The Grand Mariner series consists of seven models, including three outboards and four sterndrive-powered pontoons. The original Grand Mariner outboard models offer a practical and roomy floor plan with an ergonomically-designed helm stand, plush loungers and optional storage drawers. The sterndrive versions come standard with Harris FloteBote's Performance III Package with V-Step center tube technology. Triple tubes, aluminum skin kit and lifting strakes allow this powerful vessel to glide across the water with increased performance and maneuverability. 
The Grand Mariner SE models feature an extended swim platform complete with a storage block offering a built-in cooler, two speakers and stainless steel cup holders. You will find an oversized aft lounger with flip backrest, built-in storage, six cup holders and an optional stereo entertainment package that includes an MP3 docking station and digital remote control.  
Two separate fence panels are combined to create a one-of-a-kind style that all eyes will appreciate. With over a dozen unique color combinations to choose from, the Grand Mariner offers a style for everyone. No matter which Grand Mariner floor plan or color combination is right for you, you can rest assured that your pontoon is a truly remarkable craft that will keep its charm for years to come.
The Crowne represents the boater who wants nothing less than the best. When you step onto a Crowne pontoon from Harris FloteBote, you will also be stepping into the spotlight. With its distinctive styling, luxurious interior and endless list of deluxe features, the Crowne can't help but turn heads.
You will enjoy all the conveniences of home with the Crowne's premium sound system with optional Platinum stereo package upgrade and the sophisticated galley. Exclusive 32-ounce Imperial carpeting along with a built-in fender caddy, fiberglass seat bases and a captain's helm fit for royalty make the Crowne everything a luxury pontoon should be.  
Other impressive standard features include keyless ignition, fiberglass exterior, American flag, premium Torino vinyl with PreFixx, Ultra Lux high-back helm seat, table with solid-surface inlay and a free six-month subscription to Sirius satellite radio.
The Harris FloteBote Crowne is truly the king of all pontoons. You and your guests will be so comfortable you'll forget you're on the water. That is, until you fire up the engine and blast through the water with the available Performance III Package.

True Refinement
The Harris FloteBote brand has always been known for its fine attention to detail and for its high levels of innovation. For Model Year 2009, Harris FloteBote has taken its reputation above and beyond with a product lineup filled with never-before-seen features and amenities, and styling unsurpassed in the marketplace today. For more information visit www.harrisflotebote.com or call 260-432-4555.

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