Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: FloatinChecks
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.74 seconds.
Today, 07:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By FloatinChecks

I would take that with a grain of salt. Realistic...

I would take that with a grain of salt. Realistic is 2-2.3 depending on load. We plan 2.0 fully loaded for fish from start up to shut down. We ran 112 miles yesterday and used 51 gallons.
Today, 07:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By FloatinChecks

I don’t have a lot of “boat diversity” with which...

I don’t have a lot of “boat diversity” with which to make comparisons. I think it does great. Our regular fishing run is 38-50 miles out and I have been in true 3 footers (which I did not enjoy)....
Today, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By FloatinChecks

Boomer - I plan for 2.0 mpg average when fishing...

Boomer - I plan for 2.0 mpg average when fishing (3 people, gear, and 160lbs of ice). There are two pictures of fishing cruise (in kts) at 4200 and 4600 rpm. It’s fast enough to make everyone very...
07-15-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By FloatinChecks

For some reason the pictures overwrote the text...

For some reason the pictures overwrote the text and won't let me add. :banghead:

We ordered this boat specifically to fit our needs from Sea Hunt. It has the twin 12 inch SimRad package, SimRad...
07-15-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,102
Posted By FloatinChecks

FS: 2017 Sea Hunt Gamefish 27 Coffin Box

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/1cd39274_c6ce_4cdd_bbce_b88e9691853b_c02c9f5c1a08377e0b0a67d4363497f74d96e6ba.jpeg...
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-11-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,961
Posted By FloatinChecks

Baileys

Baileys
Forum: The Carolinas
06-29-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,600
Posted By FloatinChecks

New Topsail Inlet Boat Capsize?

I heard of a boat capsized in New Topsail Inlet today. Anyone have the “scoop”?
Forum: The Carolinas
06-17-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,741
Posted By FloatinChecks

I have been checked as well (Topsail).

I have been checked as well (Topsail).
Forum: The Carolinas
06-11-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,309
Posted By FloatinChecks

Someone needs decaf...

Someone needs decaf...
Forum: The Carolinas
06-11-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,561
Posted By FloatinChecks

Sure do like me some Bojangles!

Sure do like me some Bojangles!
06-10-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,796
Posted By FloatinChecks

9K. Power is fine. I will say however; I’m not...

9K. Power is fine. I will say however; I’m not nearly as comfortable as when I was using my 3/4 ton. I give people lots of space to do stupid sh!t. They always do stupid sh!t.
Forum: The Carolinas
06-06-2019, 05:20 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 16,428
Posted By FloatinChecks

Shibumi Shade by yeti... looks neat but not $250...

Shibumi Shade by yeti... looks neat but not $250 neat.
06-05-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 537
Posted By FloatinChecks

Go to the nearest Ford service center and tell...

Go to the nearest Ford service center and tell them you need a hum-job.
05-22-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By FloatinChecks

Pictures from the girlfriend, so the wife doesn't...

Pictures from the girlfriend, so the wife doesn't see them.
Forum: The Carolinas
05-20-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By FloatinChecks

Thumbs up Second vote for Tex's in Wilmington.

Second vote for Tex's in Wilmington.
Forum: The Carolinas
05-20-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By FloatinChecks

I was told (by the corp office) the only way to...

I was told (by the corp office) the only way to get a discount was to call the office of the Captain that serves your area. Surf City office gave me $20 discount for being retired military.
05-11-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,449
Posted By FloatinChecks

What up in the Keys???

Is there currently a red tide issue around Bahia Honda park? It was pretty much unbearable with regard to smell and what appeared to be red grass in the surrounding waters. I’ve never experienced...
05-11-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,905
Posted By FloatinChecks

KW - BO’s last week. $53 for 1 grouper and 1...

KW - BO’s last week. $53 for 1 grouper and 1 mani samich (no fries) and a half dozen conch fritters. Darn good samich if you can ignore the price.

Largo - Fisheries Backyard. $45 for 1 hogfish...
Forum: The Carolinas
05-11-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,540
Posted By FloatinChecks

I ran the S-turns about two weeks ago after the...

I ran the S-turns about two weeks ago after the dredges moved up to Banks channel. The survey Chum attached looks like what I found. The dogleg that we all were using last year was still being used,...
05-02-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 234
Posted By FloatinChecks

It will be fine! Boats and water go hand in hand...

It will be fine! Boats and water go hand in hand (unless submerged). Enjoy your new boat!
05-02-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,906
Posted By FloatinChecks

2 shots Hornitos, 1 shot agave nectar, 1 shot...

2 shots Hornitos, 1 shot agave nectar, 1 shot fresh lime juice, 1 slice fresh jalapeño, shake on ice, drink!
04-30-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,102
Posted By FloatinChecks

We normally stay in a bungalow at the Key Lime...

We normally stay in a bungalow at the Key Lime inn. Reasonably priced, small clean rooms, and a short walk to Duvall. This year the wife wanted upscale so Pier House reservations have been made. I...
04-27-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,905
Posted By FloatinChecks

Sounds like Craigs on the way in, and the Hogfish...

Sounds like Craigs on the way in, and the Hogfish or Backyard on the way out!

Thanks everyone for the great input!
04-27-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,905
Posted By FloatinChecks

BO’s is always on the stop list but only once we...

BO’s is always on the stop list but only once we get there! Perfect after a beer or 4.
04-27-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,905
Posted By FloatinChecks

Keys Best Fish Sandwich

Looking for some help. I’m going to be traveling to Key West next Sunday. We usually stop at the Fisheries Backyard in Largo for a fish sandwich, but they are going to be closed that day. Where would...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump