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Today, 10:43 AM
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Posted By mystery

I know its a pipe dream, but I'd love to see...

I know its a pipe dream, but I'd love to see insurance policies have some time frames... i.e. if a comparable part is not available withing 30-60 days, the next best option will be considered (even...
Today, 10:42 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,032
Posted By mystery

I use insurance for catastrophic losses. For...

I use insurance for catastrophic losses. For example, my car has a $100 deductible. I would easily go out of pocket/cash on anything up to $2k. $2-5k I would think about the situation. $5k+ I would...
Today, 05:09 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,462
Posted By mystery

I have to say I price shop a lot but I need...

I have to say I price shop a lot but I need things same hour/day some times, and will pay a premium for that. Also, some stuff is decently discounted with a pro account.

I think every single CT WM...
Yesterday, 02:58 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,038
Posted By mystery

i dont think any state does...

i dont think any state does...
Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,462
Posted By mystery

It was previously acquired and there were...

It was previously acquired and there were significant changes, both noticeable to shoppers and employees. Lots of policy changes, store re-designs, supply chain changes, etc.

PE firms will sell...
Forum: Northeast
Yesterday, 01:47 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,757
Posted By mystery

Frankly, I was even scared to use the dinghy dock...

Frankly, I was even scared to use the dinghy dock the past couple years. Our mooring is close to Champlins but the owner had a certain rep. I eventually grew annoyed with the loud music blasting into...
Forum: Northeast
Yesterday, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By mystery

For real? We have three showers on our boat. I...

For real? We have three showers on our boat. I cant imagine having to take cold showers!
Yesterday, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 397
Posted By mystery

What size boat? What anchor? Chain? Might work on...

What size boat? What anchor? Chain? Might work on a small boat but doesn't sound wise on a large one.
Yesterday, 05:07 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,038
Posted By mystery

Something that could have been negotiated would...

Something that could have been negotiated would have been getting a fiberglass guy to provide an estimate, the sale price being reduced by that amount, and you get the work done yourself with the...
04-14-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,038
Posted By mystery

Many boat owners will use their boat for a year...

Many boat owners will use their boat for a year or two then create a punch list of issues to be tackled. You might find more cracks develop. Make sure they are permanently repaired and not just temp...
04-14-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,707
Posted By mystery

I would say they are mid tier, maybe mid-to-high...

I would say they are mid tier, maybe mid-to-high at best. Most models are designed and built to be ocean-going, so they have that going for them.
Forum: Northeast
04-14-2021, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By mystery

mechanically fasten 100%

mechanically fasten 100%
04-14-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 844
Posted By mystery

Do your homework/due diligence up front I...

Do your homework/due diligence up front

I have bought $200k-500k boats 500-2,000 miles away

Every single purchase has been successful, expectations were set before I even booked a flight or...
04-14-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,707
Posted By mystery

40/41 seems too small. My neighbor had a 47. That...

40/41 seems too small. My neighbor had a 47. That seemed to be a decent size but I personally would still go larger.

I think these are made with cheap labor, overseas, and mass produced. I dont...
Forum: Northeast
04-14-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,757
Posted By mystery

With the new ownership, and assuming they dont...

With the new ownership, and assuming they dont try to take over more of the Pond for more docks, I might consider checking out the prop/bar/etc. I was avoiding for many years because of the prior...
04-14-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 281
Posted By mystery

Looks milky to me

Looks milky to me
Forum: Northeast
04-14-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,757
Posted By mystery

Dont doubt that. Also, in turn, the anchorage...

Dont doubt that. Also, in turn, the anchorage will become more crowded too. But thank god the expansion of Champlins further out into the water, which could have impacted the town mooring field, is...
04-14-2021, 05:26 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,032
Posted By mystery

I actually do use plastic props on my smallest...

I actually do use plastic props on my smallest boat!
Forum: Gulf Coast
04-13-2021, 07:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 739
Posted By mystery

Boat US used to have a nice state-by-state...

Boat US used to have a nice state-by-state breakdown but I would always verify and read the latest regs (at least pointed me to some useful state websites)

I traveled through 14 states on year, I...
Forum: Northeast
04-13-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,757
Posted By mystery

Gurneys changed rates from $4-5/foot to $9/ft...

Gurneys changed rates from $4-5/foot to $9/ft overnight. I am surprised they havent tried to increase rates since but I heard many stopped going.
04-13-2021, 11:22 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,032
Posted By mystery

I think the point is if someone keeps hitting...

I think the point is if someone keeps hitting things or operates in waters unknown, a softer material might be smart to protect major mechanical components.
04-13-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,631
Posted By mystery

read your policy. see whats covered. most...

read your policy. see whats covered. most insurance covers if there is a strike. but if there is zero indication there was a strike... well... insurance will likely say there was no strike... usually...
04-13-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,032
Posted By mystery

two boat bucks? thats nothing. how many hours to...

two boat bucks? thats nothing. how many hours to drop a LU and mount new? can't be much. now when you shop your insurance annually, you will have to say you had a claim. that could impact you for the...
04-13-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,032
Posted By mystery

probably not worth filing an insurance claim...

probably not worth filing an insurance claim then, i'd personally pay out of pocket so i dont have a ding on my record.
04-13-2021, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 471
Posted By mystery

yup so wet standing, compounding, polishing...

yup

so wet standing, compounding, polishing could all be involved before wax/ceramic. some times that could be 6+ steps between multiple wet sanding grits, compound then polish. labor intensive...
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