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Yesterday, 09:15 PM
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Ship Shape John Greviskis

What has happened to John Greviskis and Ship Shape TV. I noticed his site is closed down. Did he hang it up?
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01-24-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By acassidy

If you are talking about the tilt tube, I have...

If you are talking about the tilt tube, I have done this before. I removed all the weight of the motor off of the motor with hoist and pushed out the old tube with the new stainless steel tube. I...
01-24-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,778
Posted By acassidy

After seeing some of these recommendations for...

After seeing some of these recommendations for cutting 1/4 off of 1" deck you might as well use a chain saw or a 1/4 stick of dynamite. If it where me I would just sand it back with heavy grit on a...
01-24-2021, 10:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 380
Posted By acassidy

Check the connector rod that come for the carbs...

Check the connector rod that come for the carbs and goes to the oil adjuster (do not know what it is called) on the front port side of the motor and make sure it did not pop off and was disconnected...
01-14-2021, 09:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 14,115
Posted By acassidy

Not sure if addressed but poly tank will expand...

Not sure if addressed but poly tank will expand and contract in different climates and with fuel up to 2% so the installation must allow this or the tank will buckle but comparing it to a sealed 5...
01-10-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 444
Posted By acassidy

If Manual is turned on while the auto is on,...

If Manual is turned on while the auto is on, nothing is going to happen to the pump except pump water. Wire auto to battery with fuse. Wire manual to bilge switch (solid wire) that is on main...
01-08-2021, 09:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 605
Posted By acassidy

It pulls off a road jeep very well, but look...

It pulls off a road jeep very well, but look horrible on the water.
01-08-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,797
Posted By acassidy

This is why Florida used outboards sell cheaper?

This is why Florida used outboards sell cheaper?
01-08-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,235
Posted By acassidy

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/350x334/one_sheet_half_pea1_a73e8cb76ae8553e8b69a74859cb01f3738814eb.jpg
01-05-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,436
Posted By acassidy

Those videos don't get old to me. I always enjoy...

Those videos don't get old to me. I always enjoy a good laugh. They should be required watching for new boaters or quarantine boaters.
01-01-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 438
Posted By acassidy

No poly foam is needed inside a box that small. ...

No poly foam is needed inside a box that small. Resonance frequencies from the box will not be an issue. Use gorilla waterproof glue for the box. It would be better to point the speaker down or...
01-01-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,726
Posted By acassidy

1, They are ugly as hell 2. They look STUPID ...

1, They are ugly as hell
2. They look STUPID
3. Flat turning with no leaning, bow grabbing if trimmed wrong. Can do an unexpected 180.
4. I have never seen a cat boat and thought, man that is...
12-31-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,260
Posted By acassidy

Boats belly button.

Boats belly button.
12-30-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,484
Posted By acassidy

I have used Attwood from academy for year, but...

I have used Attwood from academy for year, but then I have only owned Whalers. I had a Rule 1500 fail after 20 year on my big boat but heard Rule is not what it used to be.
12-29-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,616
Posted By acassidy

"One man's trash is another mans treasure" If...

"One man's trash is another mans treasure" If one were to restore the boat themselves it would not cost near the cost of a new hull. Not the best hull Mako design and a rare one at that. Those old...
12-29-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,616
Posted By acassidy

That would make a great restoration. Some people...

That would make a great restoration. Some people love to restore old boats, some people only buy new and dont care about restoring an old boat. The right person has not come by yet to get it. ...
12-25-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,937
Posted By acassidy

Here is the top. Again it is a very nice looking...

Here is the top. Again it is a very nice looking top. Just thinking what could be and options...
12-25-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,937
Posted By acassidy

Lots of good points here. I do mainly bay...

Lots of good points here. I do mainly bay fishing and close inshore. i always side and under cast, never cast with rod coming in the boat. Have done this bringing my kids out at younger ages and...
12-25-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 795
Posted By acassidy

If you have not figured out, never high rev a 2...

If you have not figured out, never high rev a 2 stroke in neutral and let the RPMs run away. You doing that means nothing except you are determined to destroy your motor. Changing the fuel lines is...
12-24-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,937
Posted By acassidy

Fisherman- T Top or no T TOP?

Around in my area, Galveston TX, seems like all fishing guides do not have T Tops on their boats. I am looking at removing my T Top to to get bridge clearance and open up the boat. Maybe add Bimini...
12-21-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By acassidy

Which 300? HPDI or 4 stroke

Which 300? HPDI or 4 stroke
12-17-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By acassidy

Steps to get in boat

Has anyone make wood steps to get into the boat and are happy with it. (sorry if this has been covered before) I am looking for a DIY design to make walking up on the transom verse climbing over the...
12-17-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,328
Posted By acassidy

Following

Following
12-16-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By acassidy

The windshields should be easy to remove and...

The windshields should be easy to remove and straight forward. Unscrew from under on the sides and they slide up and out from a built in channel and the there should be a black trim piece that pops...
12-16-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By acassidy

I would go Big Igloo cooler. and or increase the...

I would go Big Igloo cooler. and or increase the size size of any coolers you have . That black box would be nicer if it were not black. Plus you will find many used for the cooler. It also could...
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