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06-29-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 34,370
Posted By Ormond Bert54

Same happened to me with SeaTow. Grounded the...

Same happened to me with SeaTow. Grounded the boat .. stanchion went through bottom of the boat. I needed air bags and gasoline operated pumps to save the boat. SeaTow made me sign a separate...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-20-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,328
Posted By Ormond Bert54

My business was recently hit. We have hired...

My business was recently hit. We have hired forensic investigators who will spend approx $20k to determine precisely what was accessed. Our understanding is that very little usable data was...
06-06-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Ormond Bert54

Thank you.

Thank you.
06-05-2019, 09:54 AM
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Views: 252
Posted By Ormond Bert54

Transom Name Help - Artist Recommendation

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04-30-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 542
Views: 109,401
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I think people forget about the misperception of...

I think people forget about the misperception of distance at night. You can be a half mile off shore and it looks like you are 3 miles out with a long way to go. Then whammo!

Careful use of the...
04-28-2019, 04:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,189
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I would checkout JeepForum.com The...

I would checkout JeepForum.com

The Scrambler is highly sought after. People might complain about the price but she's clean and you should be able to get that or close.
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-06-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,610
Posted By Ormond Bert54

What do you prefer for IMSA racing? How do you...

What do you prefer for IMSA racing? How do you like the Audi R8? Have you driven it?

We have a 2015 Audi R8 V10 Competition (570 hp). It's the smoothest, sexiest, quickest, nicest looking car I...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-31-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 1,028
Views: 170,593
Posted By Ormond Bert54

Nice ... is the boat behind the house?

Nice ... is the boat behind the house?
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-28-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,926
Posted By Ormond Bert54

So far, the Dana 60 rear with anti-wrap tie bars...

So far, the Dana 60 rear with anti-wrap tie bars and Dana 44 front, Turbo 400 have been sufficient for the power. After the upgrade, I will put it on a wheels Dyno to see what it's putting to the...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-27-2019, 04:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,926
Posted By Ormond Bert54

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03-22-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,417
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I would recommend a little used but perfectly...

I would recommend a little used but perfectly maintained in the larger of the boats you can afford. If you get a 23, you might quickly want the 33. The 33 will give you a much better ride if there is...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-20-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 995
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I have an agreed value policy for my Bertram. It...

I have an agreed value policy for my Bertram. It required a survey.
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-13-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,638
Posted By Ormond Bert54

The house we would like to buy has gone down in...

The house we would like to buy has gone down in price $500k over the past 6 months. Sometimes, not having the money is the best negotiator.
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-09-2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 1,028
Views: 170,593
Posted By Ormond Bert54

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Previous ride - Porsche 996 TT - 650hp - bigger turbos chip race...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-01-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,324
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I get several per day. Our State and Federal...

I get several per day. Our State and Federal regulators are too busy going after legitimate business to spend time on actual criminals.
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-28-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,844
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I bought the cheapest Frigidare stand alone (all...

I bought the cheapest Frigidare stand alone (all fridge) ... it lasted a year in the garage. Most expensive fridge I have ever purchased and it sucked for the 12 months I used it.

Next I bought a...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-28-2019, 04:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,246
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I have skied lots. A few of my very favorite...

I have skied lots. A few of my very favorite are: Snowbird Utah, A Basin Colorado and Steamboat Springs Colorado and Jackson Hole Wyoming.

That Snowbird Tram takes you to the top of the action. ...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-08-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,014
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I flew in a Columbia 400 once and it felt...

I flew in a Columbia 400 once and it felt cramped.

I have owned a Beechcraft B55, B58 and King Air. All 3 are my favorite airplanes. Beechtalk is the place to learn about them and to ask about a...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-06-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,060
Posted By Ormond Bert54

I'm perfectly happy to let Starbucks go out of...

I'm perfectly happy to let Starbucks go out of business in the name of social justice.
01-31-2019, 04:46 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,017
Posted By Ormond Bert54

It's common for small business people to have...

It's common for small business people to have their cash tied up in their business. Where, for instance, the business might be worth several million dollars but it's impossible to get a loan against...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-17-2019, 02:35 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,109
Posted By Ormond Bert54

My company is a vendor to Property Management...

My company is a vendor to Property Management Businesses. It's an amazing business but like any business, isn't fun until you are established and making money. Of course, it would be best to buy an...
01-16-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,648
Posted By Ormond Bert54

Ouch. $399k advertised price. This is precisely...

Ouch. $399k advertised price. This is precisely why a re-power like this is such a bad investment. He probably spent $400k on the engines and Seakeeper.

So, the rest of the boat is free.
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-16-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,370
Posted By Ormond Bert54

For these reasons, you should consider becoming a...

For these reasons, you should consider becoming a fixed wing airplane pilot instead. A 4 year University degree is a good starting point if you want to fly in the majors eventually.
01-16-2019, 04:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,648
Posted By Ormond Bert54

What build results in 950hp out of a 12V71TI. Did...

What build results in 950hp out of a 12V71TI. Did you run them on an engine dyno?

Mine have R5101513 turbos and the R5229715P injectors and the engines dyno at 860hp. I thought it was the TA...
01-13-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By Ormond Bert54

OneWheel XR as Transportation

Pulled the trigger on the OneWheel XR. https://youtu.be/OPoNLmrY4js

After the first 30 miles, it seems like a good way to get around. Doesn't take up too much space, it's fun. 15-18 miles on a...
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