Enhancing Ranger Ghost 169

Discussion in 'Boat Yard Basics' started by robertalopis, Mar 25, 2012.

  1. robertalopis

    robertalopis I Love microskiff.com!

    Help guys. I own a Ranger Ghost 169 fully loaded. This year I have been diagnosed with arthritis of the lower lumbar and bulging disc. Doctors tell me to stand while on my boat and do not sit. This is my question. Does anyone have a suggestion on what I can do to help eliminate that problem?? I thought of adding a mini leaning post but probably cannot reach the steering wheel while standing...I stand at 5'8". Any ideas guys??? All suggestions will be considered. I appreciate any input. Thank you very much.
  2. Brett

    Brett > PRO STAFF <

    I feel your pain...really, I do. Not a youngster anymore myself and there are days
    where a backbrace and cane are the only way I can deal with it. Kneeling might let you
    still use the existing controls, but the getting up and down is a major irritation!
    Another option is to lift or replace the console and lengthen control cables to fit the new height.

Similar Threads Forum Date
Ranger Banshee Microskiffs For Sale Saturday at 1:07 PM
2005 Ranger Ghost- Yamaha 150 HP Boating, Fishing and Marine Products for Sale Sep 13, 2017
2009 Ranger Banshee Extreme Microskiffs For Sale Sep 12, 2017
2011 Ranger Banshee Extreme Sold/Expired Classifieds Aug 11, 2017
SOLD Ranger Banshee Extreme - Texas Microskiffs For Sale Aug 9, 2017