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12-18-2019, 08:35 AM
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Posted By backbayguy

Both if can.

Both if can.
12-18-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 801
Posted By backbayguy

Designs have advantages and disadvantages, like...

Designs have advantages and disadvantages, like mentioned previously regarding deep V vs flatter bottoms. Best to figure out what wiling to sacrifice, ie. better ride through rougher seas, etc. and...
12-07-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,316
Posted By backbayguy

Nice lines

Nice lines
11-27-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,208
Posted By backbayguy

Power winch

Power winch
11-27-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,284
Posted By backbayguy

Definitely a competent surveyor, especially with...

Definitely a competent surveyor, especially with some history of transom problems on older Gradys
11-26-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By backbayguy

Trickle charge them or zap towed spring

Trickle charge them or zap towed spring
11-26-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 712
Posted By backbayguy

Don’t turn battery switch off when engine...

Don’t turn battery switch off when engine running, unless have money to do some repairs!
11-26-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,103
Posted By backbayguy

Cool thing for the den

Cool thing for the den
11-20-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,829
Posted By backbayguy

Nothing some duck tape won't fix.

Nothing some duck tape won't fix.
11-18-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,598
Posted By backbayguy

Sounds like a lot involved, might be worth it,...

Sounds like a lot involved, might be worth it, but depending on how much cost and effort will be, might not.
11-18-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,936
Posted By backbayguy

Does the area where you will run allow for more...

Does the area where you will run allow for more than just no wake speed or can you open her up and maneuver a bit? If only no wake speed, remind them you are the buyer and what your conditions are,...
11-09-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 744
Posted By backbayguy

Always flushed in slip until water got shut off...

Always flushed in slip until water got shut off close to winter. Also used salt away or similar when flushing.
11-09-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,672
Posted By backbayguy

If you are sure no structural damage, I mean pro...

If you are sure no structural damage, I mean pro opinion, not just speculation, then make an aggressive offer with everything you mentioned. The broker may be motivated just to get boat sold and...
11-09-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,294
Posted By backbayguy

Must be something else seeing that in person

Must be something else seeing that in person
11-09-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 397
Posted By backbayguy

Above post. Thinking that you would likely suck...

Above post. Thinking that you would likely suck air after fuel in lines is burned. Fuel looks nasty, would change out filter often unless get tank cleaned
11-09-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 613
Posted By backbayguy

Older aqua sports decent hulls, not sure about...

Older aqua sports decent hulls, not sure about wood in them (stringers, transom), if sound you’ll be happy with it I’m sure
11-03-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 656
Posted By backbayguy

Should be good with Stabil, however I would at...

Should be good with Stabil, however I would at least run it with fuel off until shuts down. Then again, why change routine if it has been working, take the time and drain when winterizing, might save...
11-03-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,180
Posted By backbayguy

Non-chlorine bleach (Chlorox makes it, available...

Non-chlorine bleach (Chlorox makes it, available at Lowes, etc), mix 50-50 with water, spray and rinse, will clean the black stuff without harming things, just avoid anything shouldn't get water...
11-02-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 936
Posted By backbayguy

I agree with above posts mentioning fuel lines as...

I agree with above posts mentioning fuel lines as well as crap in your tank. Sounds like a reoccurring issue, so if lines are questionable, replace them and replace your fuel filter often, maybe...
11-02-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 856
Posted By backbayguy

Impeller, probably, plugs after next season.

Impeller, probably, plugs after next season.
11-02-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By backbayguy

Use what manufacture (tabs or boat) recommends...

Use what manufacture (tabs or boat) recommends for you size and type of boat
11-02-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By backbayguy

Good flush should be ok, if need to change out...

Good flush should be ok, if need to change out pumps and stats. Alarm will go off before any serious issues occur. If any serious issue, you would not have been able to run as long as you did...
11-02-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By backbayguy

Without pictures would be guessing. I would check...

Without pictures would be guessing. I would check any hoses/rubber or plastic seals that run the area where gas flowed through just in case it started to melt them if they are tar like things you...
10-31-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,952
Posted By backbayguy

Trim tabs will make up for less deadrise and less...

Trim tabs will make up for less deadrise and less deadrise makes for a less rocky boat when not making way.
10-31-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,726
Posted By backbayguy

Depends on size of boat, quads add more weight...

Depends on size of boat, quads add more weight and expense that might not be worth it.
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