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12-31-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By offshorefun

Florida had a law, not sure if it exists still,...

Florida had a law, not sure if it exists still, called tenancy in sufferance that allows the landlord to demand 2x rent.

Try contacting a local legal aid society.
12-30-2020, 06:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By offshorefun

I’m ok with choppy. Was wondering if open waters...

I’m ok with choppy. Was wondering if open waters would mirror ocean or be more like intracoastal or something in between.

today we talking 4ft+?
12-30-2020, 05:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By offshorefun

Biscayne Bay Conditions

What have the conditions been like between Key Biscayne and Boca Chita on the bayside during this week?
10-16-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 563
Posted By offshorefun

Stone Crab Trap Location - Fort Lauderdale

For a first timer, any tips on where to set Stone Crab traps?

Was initially thinking intracoastal area close to the mangroves, but now I am thinking maybe out by the first reef?
10-03-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 307
Posted By offshorefun

Continental A vs Skiff model for 170 Montauk

I am looking to buy a trailer for my Boston Whaler 170 Montauk.

I am wondering if one Continental Trailer model over the other would be a better fit overall for my boat on the road and access in...
10-03-2020, 03:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,553
Posted By offshorefun

My example Boston Whaler 6 weeks normal...

My example

Boston Whaler
6 weeks normal build time
Took twice as long
09-28-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

I have about 6 hours so far. Performance -...

I have about 6 hours so far.

Performance - at 18-20 knots in the ocean I could keep up with 20-25 ft single engine center consoles in 10-12 knot winds.

Comfort - while fishing in the ocean,...
09-28-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,151
Posted By offshorefun

First off thank you for your comment and everyone...

First off thank you for your comment and everyone else. There is definitely a steep learning curve in boating.

I understand that an occasional transfer marks that can be removed by hand with a...
09-28-2020, 02:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 935
Posted By offshorefun

Was speaking to a boat broker about this topic...

Was speaking to a boat broker about this topic the other day, he said new boats have 40% markup.
09-28-2020, 02:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,151
Posted By offshorefun

New Boat Gelcoat Damaged

Took delivery of boat couple days ago and noticed while the boat was on the forklift the gelcoat had a substantial amount of marks.

Some of the marks (larger black ones) seems like they will buff...
08-29-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Called dealer yesterday. They have a build...

Called dealer yesterday.

They have a build date 1.5 weeks from now.

Salesman said it should take 2 weeks to receive after that.

So in about 4 weeks I should have the boat on the water.
...
08-17-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,491
Posted By offshorefun

Some have suggested that the redesigned 170...

Some have suggested that the redesigned 170 Montauk is more spacious with a wider beam.
08-17-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Called today. Said no update from last week. lul

Called today. Said no update from last week. lul
08-13-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,976
Posted By offshorefun

When my dealer told BW was struggling to bring...

When my dealer told BW was struggling to bring back some of their workforce, after the shut down, alarm bells went off.

I plan on getting a survey.
08-12-2020, 12:27 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,831
Posted By offshorefun

Back in ~2008, did the MSRP of new boats go down...

Back in ~2008, did the MSRP of new boats go down or just incentives went up?
08-10-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,831
Posted By offshorefun

Brunswick last quarter revenue is down YOY,...

Brunswick last quarter revenue is down YOY, despite "being the busiest they ever been." I am guessing April was super slow, but May and June was bonkers.
08-10-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,424
Posted By offshorefun

Has anyone added self bailing to the new design? ...

Has anyone added self bailing to the new design?

I noticed from the photos the self bailing on the 19' is plumbed under the jumpseats.

In the case of the 17' there seems to be a hatch in the...
08-08-2020, 07:10 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Finally got through. They don't have a...

Finally got through.

They don't have a build manifest.

Said they are still expecting delivery end of August beginning or first week of September. They expect another update from the factory...
08-07-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Still can't get through....

Still can't get through....
08-07-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Just tried repeatedly on two separate phones and...

Just tried repeatedly on two separate phones and the calls wouldn't go through. Dealer must be getting slammed.
08-05-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Will update Friday with my once every two weeks...

Will update Friday with my once every two weeks followup call.
07-28-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Great! Your timing seems to coincide with mine. ...

Great! Your timing seems to coincide with mine. I will keep calling once a week till its here. :)
07-27-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Just called to follow up. They are saying first...

Just called to follow up. They are saying first week of September.

I placed the deposit 5 weeks ago.

Normally production takes 6 weeks.

I am thinking add 50% to that for COVID and demand...
07-21-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

I called yesterday and they told me it's been...

I called yesterday and they told me it's been ordered but it hasn't been assigned to me yet (I guess they are referring to a VIN?). They said, the manufacturer is telling the dealer to expect...
07-09-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,347
Posted By offshorefun

Spoke to dealer today. No updates. Said factory...

Spoke to dealer today. No updates. Said factory is 1/2 staffed. (I know they completely shut down every year for 4th of July).

Was hoping for an early August delivery, but starting to look like...
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