Sunbrella® or Outdura® 9.25oz/sq.yd Premium 100% solution-dyed Marine Acrylic,
Sun-DURA® 7oz/sq.yd solution-dyed Polyester,
Mossy Oak® Camo 8oz/sq.yd marine grade Polyester,
Poly-Guard® 8oz/sq.yd Polyester.
Join seams are folded four-ply (no raw edges) and sewn with double-stitches using weather resistant anti-wick thread for added strength and durability,
TRAILERABLE when properly installed and tied down with optional #61001 Tie-Down Straps (below, 2 sets for boats over 20 foot) (NOT Bungee cords) connected to double "V" loops along bottom edges of the cover,
Tie-Down Loops (every 3-4 feet) double sewn in an offset "V" for strength and less strap twisting to attach Tie-Downs or Sand-Bags (below),
1/4" Stretch Cord in hem (No Snaps) to pull cover tight under rub rail,
MOTOR COVER sewn into outboard (O/B) model boat covers (some have separate motor cover).
Size/Fit: Fits 1979-1989 Imperial® V-173 O/B,
V-hull Runabout O/B boat (including Euro-style) with Windshield and Hand or Bow Rails (height: 14-16ft=4-inch, 16-20ft=8-inch, 20ft+=12-inch); outboard,
No Tower or Arch; Bimini Lowered/Removed; Pedestal Seat(s) Removed; Motor Cover attached
Cover is GUARANTEED TO FIT this specific year/make/model boat setup,
Bimini-Tops must be lowered and stored flat or removed (unless stated otherwise),
Pedestal Seats must be removed or lowered,
Does NOT FIT THE FOLLOWING UNLESS SPECIFICALLY STATED IN BOAT DESCRIPTION: • Other boat models or years (it MAY fit other boats, but we cannot guarantee fit), • Wakeboard Tower, • Folded or Upright Bimini-Top, • Radar Arch, • Camper-Top, • T-Top, • Hard-Top, • Ski Tow Pylon, • Non-Integrated Swim Platform, • Bow or Stern Mounted Trolling Motor, • Raised or protruding antennas, brackets, winches, mirrors, rod holders, etc.,
Will NOT fit ANY NON-Factory-Installed Arch, Top or Tower because it may be installed in a different location,
NOT intended for use on a LIFT, as it is difficult (or impossible) to pull the cover back over the transom properly,
NOT intended for IN-WATER use, which VOIDs the warranty (it does NOT have openings for Mooring Lines, and may hang in the water). It is a designed for use on a trailer or dry stack (or float dock).,
Does NOT have or use Snaps like a factory original Bow, Cockpit or Playpen Cover.
Installation: Cover is rolled and packaged with the bow end of the cover to the outside. The tag on the bow end is sewn into the inside hem of the cover. Start at the bow and follow these instructions: Carver® Boat Cover Installation Instructions.
Lead-Time (Estimated): Lead time est: tops/covers: 8-11 weeks, 3-4 days for poles/straps from order finalization (as of 11/18/21)
Shipping Notes: Signature required for delivery on orders over $500. Can NOT ship to Post Office (PO) Box. Can NOT change your address after order is placed. Buyer is responsible for all Taxes, Duties and Tariffs imposed by local governments. Use a US48 Based (in Florida, New Jersey or Oregon for example) Freight Forwarder to ship outside US. Check shipment for damage upon receipt and file claim with shipper.
We have Carver® Styled-To-Fit™ Boat Covers for (45) different IMPERIAL® boat models, including the boat-cover pattern specifically for 1979-1989 IMPERIAL® V-173, O/B (outboard) (NO Raised Bimini)