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03-17-2019, 05:37 AM
Replies: 13
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Posted By bms1939

Just make sure theyíre even, no more than 10%...

Just make sure theyíre even, no more than 10% from the high to low readings.
03-10-2019, 07:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By bms1939

I’d take a close look at it, they don’t usually...

I’d take a close look at it, they don’t usually total a boat for engine cowl damage, a torn seat and a broken windshield. Damages usually have to be over 70-80% of the current value before they’ll...
03-02-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By bms1939

Give Smittys a call.

Give Smittys a call.
02-21-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By bms1939

It will be simple to do once the frig is out,...

It will be simple to do once the frig is out, that’s what had me thinking I should give it a shot and see if it improves the heat. The A/C blows very cold but I’m thinking it will be more efficient...
02-21-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By bms1939

Insulated Air/Heat ducts

My boat has an Ocean Breeze A/C unit with electric heat. The ducts are not insulated and the heat coming from the aft cabin is pretty much cold (about 12í of duct). The vent in the forward berth...
02-17-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,875
Posted By bms1939

1095882 This is what I buy, if you guys can...

1095882

This is what I buy, if you guys can let me know a better steak I can buy locally Iíd appreciate it. Iíve ate plenty of $100 steaks that do not compare to CAB Prime.
02-17-2019, 04:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,875
Posted By bms1939

Yes McDonalds uses angus beef but if you buy USDA...

Yes McDonalds uses angus beef but if you buy USDA Certified Angus Beef youíre getting upper choice to a prime cut of beef. Itís not marketing gimmick made up by the beef council.
02-16-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,875
Posted By bms1939

Who told you that an Angus beef means nothing?...

Who told you that an Angus beef means nothing? Angus beef is known for its finely marbled meat, which means that the fat is dispersed evenly against the actual cut of meat. This marbling trait of...
02-12-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 349
Posted By bms1939

Tell them good luck and move on, that’s a lot of...

Tell them good luck and move on, that’s a lot of money for an 18 year old bow rider. Your quotes on pricing seems a lot more realistic.
02-12-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,222
Posted By bms1939

Connecticut ...

Connecticut

https://www.cga.ct.gov/2009/sum/2009SUM00050-R02HB-06648-SUM.htm

“Also, the hourly labor rate paid to a dealer for warranty service could not be less than the rate the dealer...
02-11-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 150
Posted By bms1939

Did you run it on a hose first? Is there water...

Did you run it on a hose first? Is there water coming out of the bottom of the transom assembly when it’s running?
02-11-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,222
Posted By bms1939

My state has franchise laws that require...

My state has franchise laws that require manufacturers to pay the going rate in the area. They also must pay the average percentage of markup for parts that are charged on repair orders. I’m...
02-11-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,222
Posted By bms1939

I do not get the outrage here. The owner of the...

I do not get the outrage here. The owner of the business wants X/hour for work performed in HIS shop. They more than likely have it posted so anyone that enters the service department knows what...
02-11-2019, 03:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,048
Posted By bms1939

My 31 Express weighs about 3-4 thousand pounds...

My 31 Express weighs about 3-4 thousand pounds more than the HS 2800 CC. The 225ís push my boat to 43 MPH with a moderate load. My friend has the HS 2800 WA with 225ís, his tops out near 50. Iím not...
02-10-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 571
Posted By bms1939

Do you mean youíre using the starboard switch...

Do you mean youíre using the starboard switch which controls the port tab or are you actually putting the starboard tab all the way down?
02-09-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,222
Posted By bms1939

Maybe you should share your frustrations with the...

Maybe you should share your frustrations with the manufacturer.

Manufacturers often give you ridiculous times for repairs on top of a discounted rate. They also want to supply the parts or expect...
02-09-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,222
Posted By bms1939

Most manufacturers set the labor rates which is...

Most manufacturers set the labor rates which is usually less than most normal shop rates. If you buy from them they’ll absorb the difference. If you drove a 1000 miles to save $1500 they will not eat...
02-04-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,532
Posted By bms1939

I’ve been very pleased with the accuracy and...

I’ve been very pleased with the accuracy and features of the Windfinder Pro app.
02-03-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 11,465
Posted By bms1939

Iím looking at the same exact boats with the same...

Iím looking at the same exact boats with the same exact budget. The Grady 330 is at the top of my list, Iíve had two 330ís fail due to hull issues though. Make sure you get a good surveyor to go over...
01-31-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,870
Posted By bms1939

You can buy a brand new trailer for a 23’ boat in...

You can buy a brand new trailer for a 23’ boat in the $4K range. It sounds like it needs close to $3K plus what you paid for it. Seems like a foolish move to dump that much money into a used trailer.
01-29-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By bms1939

Black soot is not a sign of running lean.

Black soot is not a sign of running lean.
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-28-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,485
Posted By bms1939

At your price point condition should be more...

At your price point condition should be more important than the brand. A thorough inspection of the roof, walls and floor for water damage should be your top priority.
01-24-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By bms1939

Iíve had very good luck with these guys. ...

Iíve had very good luck with these guys.

https://discontinueddecals.com
Forum: Northeast
01-13-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,568
Posted By bms1939

Iím still in but this cold snap and wind has me...

Iím still in but this cold snap and wind has me thinking itís time to pull it. I havenít been able to head out to the cod spots in 3-4 weeks due to the wind.
01-11-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By bms1939

I’m not sure what the difference is but 05’s are...

I’m not sure what the difference is but 05’s are definitely different.
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