I added a full width poling platform and had twin read mounted trolling motors. Longest poling day I had was fro Man of War Channel to almost rabbit Keys . Basically the length of Nine Mile Bank in Florida Bay. But I tell ya she was a great cobia and Jewfishing boatGood gawd that thing looks like a tank! I bet your arms and back thank you. Mine hurt just looking at the picture.....lol. Thanks for posting!