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09-29-2020, 06:21 PM
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Posted By Geauxtime9

UPDATE I ended up bringing my boat to...

UPDATE

I ended up bringing my boat to Furlans Marine in Mississippi for a second opinion. I got good news, they believe the issue is hull failure and not a busted stringer. The cost to repair was...
08-31-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

My insurance reached out to me today and let me...

My insurance reached out to me today and let me know they would not be covering the damage. Swing and miss number 1.
08-28-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Update Met with the insurance adjuster this...

Update

Met with the insurance adjuster this morning. He looked over everything and put together a report. He didnít seem 100% confident that they were going to cover the damage. He didnít feel...
08-27-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,593
Posted By Geauxtime9

Donít have any yet, waiting on insurance to see...

Donít have any yet, waiting on insurance to see if they will cover the repairs. When I get some Iíll be sure to post them.
08-26-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Iíve got my fingers crossed that the insurance...

Iíve got my fingers crossed that the insurance company will handle the situation. Either total it out or pay to fix the issue. If not, Iíll be upside down on the boat unfortunately.
08-26-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,593
Posted By Geauxtime9

Thanks, Iíll give Pair Customs a call tomorrow.

Thanks, Iíll give Pair Customs a call tomorrow.
08-26-2020, 07:59 PM
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Views: 1,593
Posted By Geauxtime9

What companies sell bare hulls?

I busted a stringer/bulkhead in a boat that I just repowered a few months ago. Iím waiting to hear if my insurance company is going to cover the cost or not. The first estimate I got to repair the...
08-26-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Afternoon bump. What yíall think about the...

Afternoon bump. What yíall think about the estimated cost for the repair? Iíll be getting a second opinion next week.
08-26-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Just got back from the boat shop, they quoted me...

Just got back from the boat shop, they quoted me $8,500 which feels pretty steep. Thatís a worst case scenario cost. Iíve reached out to my insurance company and filed a claim. Theyíll have an...
08-26-2020, 07:05 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Lets assume itís a bulkhead issue and one has...

Lets assume itís a bulkhead issue and one has come loose. How much am I looking at to fix it? They will have to cut into the flooring, luckily this boat is only half capped so they wonít have to pull...
08-25-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

I will, planning to drop the boat off tomorrow.

I will, planning to drop the boat off tomorrow.
08-25-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

No, I didnít. I paid $7,500 for the boat....

No, I didnít. I paid $7,500 for the boat. Originally, there was a crack where the transom tied into the stringers. I negotiated the price all the way down to $7,500 with the thought I would get the...
08-25-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

The scratches were there from the previous owner....

The scratches were there from the previous owner. I purchased the boat about 3 years ago and noticed the scratches but no soft spots. Iím from south Louisiana, the majority of bay boats that are used...
08-25-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Not that I can think of, I havenít had any type...

Not that I can think of, I havenít had any type incident that I would of thought to check the boat over.
08-25-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

I got some time this afternoon to take a look at...

I got some time this afternoon to take a look at the issue. Itís definitely soft around the crack and the soft area goes out 1-2í in each direction. There is also some delamination going on, you can...
08-25-2020, 04:34 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

I think Iím going to monitor it for now and have...

I think Iím going to monitor it for now and have it looked at in the winter. Would it be fine to use 5200 to seal the crack or should I use 4200?
08-24-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Would it be beneficial to grind the crack back a...

Would it be beneficial to grind the crack back a bit and replace with Marine Tex? Just looked where the bulkheads laid out, if I made the repair I would have to pull the center console and pull up...
08-24-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

Thats actually how I noticed the crack, I was...

Thats actually how I noticed the crack, I was replacing the keel guard.
08-24-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

What would be the correct way to fix the issue?...

What would be the correct way to fix the issue? Cut into the deck and re-tab the bulkheads? I just repowered this hull a few months ago. Hoping this is an issue I can leave alone for a while.
08-24-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/40e2bab6_aa17_4f82_bce2_818210990574_97189ed7845e0a5657f9116d20f8b9078b202e0f.jpeg...
08-24-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,236
Posted By Geauxtime9

(Update) Should I be worried about these cracks on the bottom of my hull?

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I noticed it today while working on my...
08-23-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By Geauxtime9

WTB Transom Mount Swim Ladder

I know this will probably be a reach, but Iím looking for a swim ladder that will fit my setup. I have a 2005 Blue Wave 220 V-Bay.
08-16-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,076
Posted By Geauxtime9

I was in the same situation. Went with the 200...

I was in the same situation. Went with the 200 Zuke, I love it and havenít had the first issue.
08-12-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Geauxtime9

Any tricks to pulling the oil filter on a 2020 Suzuki DF200A?

Of course the oil filter is in a difficult spot to get a decent grip on. The filter wrench that I have is too bulky to use. Anyone use a special tool or have a trick to getting this one off? It seems...
08-12-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By Geauxtime9

Substitute Oil For Suzuki Ecstar Oil

What oil meets the standards of Ecstar oil? Iím trying to find a quality oil to switch to. It is extremely hard to find the Suzuki oil locally.
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