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02-05-2016, 11:00 AM
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Posted By pitahui

Yes, I have them. I upgraded from the horrible...

Yes, I have them. I upgraded from the horrible G4's and so far 3 years and they are still working. Only salt water here in the 808.

As long as the majority of parts (on my wheels) is Tie Down,...
Forum: West Coast
12-14-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,330
Posted By pitahui

Living here too. Kaneohe side. Had 14'...

Living here too. Kaneohe side.
Had 14' Livingston caught many fish. Then 16' Alii Kai now 20 ft Alii Kai command bridge. Mostly deep sea and sand bar. Penguin banks, Molokai, Kaneohe, North Shore....
06-06-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,166
Posted By pitahui

So.....gotta pay to haul it away for...

So.....gotta pay to haul it away for him......nice:trout:
06-06-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 854
Posted By pitahui

Yes, pretty comprehensive. I have a 2008 with...

Yes, pretty comprehensive.
I have a 2008 with the DPF (diesel particulate filter). After a couple of software upgrades and a turbo replacement (covered under warranty), the truck has been great...
06-06-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,702
Posted By pitahui

I built a deck. Best modification I ever did for...

I built a deck. Best modification I ever did for my Livingston. Kept me dry and provided storage. I used 1/8" ply to make the form then glassed the whole thing. Two part rubber seals for the...
06-06-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 854
Posted By pitahui

Check out the Turbo Diesel Registry web site....

Check out the Turbo Diesel Registry web site. They have a pretty comprehensive buyers guide (which is free). http://www.turbodieselregister.com/content/440-Turbo-Diesel-Buyer-s-Guide
06-01-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,496
Posted By pitahui

I use the cheapest car wash stuff at Wal-Mart...

I use the cheapest car wash stuff at Wal-Mart that doesn't contain wax (like wash & wax). Don't want to make the boat any slipperier. Most are biodegradable. I use Simple Green in a spray bottle...
05-27-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,420
Posted By pitahui

Everyone has an opinion (including me). I was...

Everyone has an opinion (including me). I was just describing a way to do your repair with the least amount of elbow grease. Epoxy is a fantastic product. Waterproof, strong, flexible, a strong...
05-27-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,420
Posted By pitahui

Mat will give you a better finish for your floor....

Mat will give you a better finish for your floor. Mat is used to provide stiffness to something that you fiberglass. Cloth or roving provides strength. That is due to the way the fibers are woven...
05-22-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,069
Posted By pitahui

My whole trailer is painted with Por-15. Good...

My whole trailer is painted with Por-15. Good stuff. Stops rust, and is hard as nails. I used two coats and then a Por-15 Top coat. Apply all three coats the same day or the paint won't stick. Once...
01-31-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,195
Posted By pitahui

I too have ordered several times from Anchor...

I too have ordered several times from Anchor Express and have never had any issues. Hopefully you guys can work it out. The have a good selection and good prices.
07-26-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 981
Posted By pitahui

You can also try Geno's Garage. They specialize...

You can also try Geno's Garage.
They specialize in Dodge diesel.
http://www.genosgarage.com/searchprods.asp
06-02-2011, 04:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

The G5 system came out about a month ago or so....

The G5 system came out about a month ago or so....
05-31-2011, 01:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By pitahui

X2 on customer service with Standard Horizon. I...

X2 on customer service with Standard Horizon. I have been using their radios (fixed & handheld) for years with no issues. I also run a CPV-550 and the support (for questions & software updates) has...
05-31-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

You probably have 5-bolt rims. I have 6-bolt...

You probably have 5-bolt rims. I have 6-bolt rims (6000 lbs axle). No one makes a 6-bolt disk that fits smaller than 15" rims (except Tie Down G-4).

Thanks
05-27-2011, 02:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,047
Posted By pitahui

X3 on their customer service. I have used their...

X3 on their customer service. I have used their radios for years, both handheld and fixed, and have one of their chart plotters. All work great and support has been terrific
05-25-2011, 10:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

Update to Tie Down Brakes

Tie Down Engineering has just announced a
"G5" Caliper Upgrade for the Older "G4" SS Disc Brakes

The info can be found here.
http://www.tiedown.com/ag5brake.html

Not sure if it's because of...
05-05-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 44,603
Posted By pitahui

Diesel Truck buyers guide

For anyone interested you can find the Turbo Diesel Truck buyers guide here:
http://www.turbodieselregister.com/magazines/buyersguide.phtml
...
04-11-2011, 02:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By pitahui

Question for Standard Horizon

If I get the new GX2150, can I send it into service to have it modified to a removable microphone like the GX5000s or the GX5500s?

All my other SH radios had removable microphones which is...
04-10-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

While some parts may fit in a flat rate box, it...

While some parts may fit in a flat rate box, it doesn't matter. Neither Eastern Marine (Trailer Parts Superstore) or Champion Trailers will ship any other way than UPS.
The have a contract with UPS...
04-09-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,321
Posted By pitahui

Dodge Ram parts? Check out Geno's Garage. They...

Dodge Ram parts?
Check out Geno's Garage. They specialize in diesel, but have other parts.
Have had good experience ordering from them. They also recommend Bilstein. They have a review of the...
04-08-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

Thanks for the reply, but I don't see how the 12"...

Thanks for the reply, but I don't see how the 12" Tie Down brakes will fit in a 14"rim when the 12" Kodiak's don't. With the 10" discs that I have now I barely have a half inch of clearance between...
04-07-2011, 11:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

I agree the G5 'looks' like a great improvement,...

I agree the G5 'looks' like a great improvement, but for the 6-bolt hub, it comes with a 12" disc, which with caliper installed wont clear a 14" rim.
The Kodiak's are 12" disc's as well.
The...
04-07-2011, 02:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

Unfortunately the Kodiak brakes don't fit 14''...

Unfortunately the Kodiak brakes don't fit 14'' wheels. I think I put that in my post.
If I had 15" wheels, I would have switched to Kodiak's a long time ago.

The cost to replace the wheels,...
04-06-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,788
Posted By pitahui

Tie Down G5 Disc Brakes Upgrade

Does anyone know if I can replace my Tie Down G4 disc brake calipers with the new G5 calipers?
I have 10" disc's on 6 bolt hubs with 14" rims. To change to Kodiak's would require new hubs/disc's and...
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