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Old 12-06-2012, 05:27 AM
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Default What did you do with your boat today??

Ok, over on powerstroke.org I follow a thread titled "what did you do to your 7.3 today?".
I searched THT for a similar thread and couldn't find one. So here we go! Post what you did, the good, bad, and the ugly! Most of all, keep it real, and have fun with it!! I'll start..

Put new canvas on, polished bow rail(my least favorite task.. polishing metal), pressure washed cockpit wood, all yesterday. Having the name applied to the transom today(will post pic later today)
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:46 AM
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I wrote a $3800 check for next summers slip fee.
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:51 AM
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I went into the shop, looked at her in depression. I have had Pneumonia since Thanksgiving and it was 70* and no wind all week here. Sure enough as soon as I get better it blows N at 20 and cold.
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Old 12-06-2012, 06:21 AM
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I updated the waypoints in my chart plotter for this weekends fishing trip if the weather holds out.
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:08 AM
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Installed a new 740s with transom mount transducer, changed the hoses in my freshwater tank that were leaking, and now trying to design a storage bin system for the console.
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:40 AM
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I installed new trailer lights and ran new wiring. I had to finish in the rain but I finished!
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:42 AM
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I bought it back from insurance
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:47 AM
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Took it to the shop to have the outdrive removed so I can get it blasted and painted.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:02 AM
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I bloodied the deck with 2 dorados and 2 chulas. Then I cleaned her up at the dock.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:05 AM
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I stared at it as I left the driveway for work.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:17 AM
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outdrive taken down to repair a leaking oil hose.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:35 AM
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I was thinking how it will look next summer sitting the water behind our new house.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:38 AM
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Just switched from Progressive insurance to Boat US.
Can't wait to take my 5 y.o. Out Sat. Tripletailing.
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:02 AM
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Looked at it when I left for work..Just Bought new Rollers for the Trailer[old ones are original from 2000 when I bought it new!] Still o.k.,but getting a few cracks in some.Bought a new Strong-Arm Power Winch....Last weekend...New Water Pump assembly..
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:10 AM
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Just looked at in on the lift as I went to work, then remembered I have to go to work so I can keep looking at it there. I rather not go to work and fish or even work on the boat all day but I dont know anyone who is going to pay me to do that, btw if anyone is out there who can I really dont need that big of a salary....... Sunday I plan to do some fishing and hopefully get a few in the box.
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:25 AM
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Questioned as I drove by on the way to work why some richard cranium would park a pop-up camper two inches away from my boat at the storage area.
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:07 AM
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I just looked at it sitting in the garage.

But on the up side, nothing broke, so it didn't cost many any money today.

I consider that a win.
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:20 AM
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Thought about it...that's it.
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:23 AM
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I think about it sitting in its rack...wondering if the dick heads at the marina moved the boat that is leaking a quart of oil a week on my outboard and bracket...or at least move me to a place that it wont get leaked on...like they said 3 weeks ago.
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:33 AM
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Just went to the slip to check all her vitals...everything looks good!!! Headed out on saturday to raise some sails...life is good in south florida ;-)
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