Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: gap4040
Showing results 1 to 25 of 280
Search took 0.20 seconds.
10-08-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,691
Posted By gap4040

I asked the same question 350 Yam vs many options...

I asked the same question 350 Yam vs many options when I repowered my 40 Seahunter last winter. My considerations were trips of 300 Yam, 300 Merc, 350 Verado, 350 Suzuki or 350 Yamahas, or twin...
Forum: Gulf Coast
09-03-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,690
Posted By gap4040

I have a 2010 40. Ride doesn't suck and it's far...

I have a 2010 40. Ride doesn't suck and it's far from wet. I had a 31 Contender, I know wet. In sloppy gulf 3-4's we still run low 30's in a head sea and can go as fast as you want in almost any...
08-31-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,129
Posted By gap4040

Mercury Boat House Bulletin has a 39 YF with quad...

Mercury Boat House Bulletin has a 39 YF with quad 400s turning 22P eco enertias to 6628 RPM. Something quite odd that the 42 can't turn 19s past 5500. Specs say it's not that much more boat.
...
Forum: Gulf Coast
08-12-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,751
Posted By gap4040

update

4 are supposed to have been deployed yesterday

https://weartv.com/news/local/new-buoys-will-lead-deep-sea-anglers-to-fish?fbclid=IwAR1rl4MHJbrEP-OGRf676pmjuQkEkGF0mkELVJ-WmzyFsL6fCGyTYuQxXAg
Replies: 362
Views: 83,768
Posted By gap4040

Happy!

Got to try out my new 14 foot the other night. It was a bit challenging to rig the first time at night in 5 foot seas but we got it done. Dropped the small end in, fed it out and - hold on, that...
08-10-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 796
Posted By gap4040

Evinrude warranty notification received

This is potentially disconcerting. Got this letter in the mail today. I've no chance of hitting 1000 hrs in my 6 yrs on my bass/bay boat, I'm at 90hrs in 3 years, but it reads that there is a 1000 hr...
Forum: Gulf Coast
08-05-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By gap4040

Daytime Swordfish help on my boat - Freeport TX

Morning fellas - I'm looking to do some daytime swordfishing out of Freeport. Have all the gear, capable electronics and am all rigged but haven't done but a couple of drops. I'd like to get someone...
07-28-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By gap4040

My buddy, passed away last week, has/had an...

My buddy, passed away last week, has/had an operation there that does offshore fishing. Lots of wahoo, some dolphin, lots of cudas. New boat, new gear. Can't speak to the current situation, but...
07-27-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 905
Posted By gap4040

I sold my good 2008 (new 2010) for $6k, blown one...

I sold my good 2008 (new 2010) for $6k, blown one with good lower $2k. 2009 with 267 hours and warranty? You mean 2019? If so $15k is a great buy.
07-14-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,079
Posted By gap4040

I just put 3 new 350's on my boat. Maybe the...

I just put 3 new 350's on my boat. Maybe the last of the white one's in North America I'm told. I had two failures on my originals, but I spent a bunch of time with a couple Yamaha mechanics that...
07-14-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 16,760
Posted By gap4040

Wow! Beautiful rig, just massive.

Wow! Beautiful rig, just massive.
07-13-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By gap4040

Send it in and fight for them to warranty it. I...

Send it in and fight for them to warranty it. I don't read anything in the owners manual about how many revs are too many. Your dealer should push them to honor the warranty.

$7500 is way much. I...
06-29-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,761
Posted By gap4040

wow - maybe we need a thehulltruth where people...

wow - maybe we need a thehulltruth where people with questions about boats over a certain size or value are acceptable to post on. Mako gave some good feedback, hopefully more will come without...
06-29-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,684
Posted By gap4040

Sorry you are having the issue. beautiful set-up!...

Sorry you are having the issue. beautiful set-up! There's been a number of quad boats that get water flow issues at certain speeds. You might solve by trimming or managing the temps if that is an...
06-23-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,593
Posted By gap4040

My boss has the exact grady you are talking...

My boss has the exact grady you are talking about. 376, trip 425's. I've been on it for 3 day trips. It's well finished, has a nice little cabin area. Wife likes the potty. Fit and finish are...
06-22-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By gap4040

I had the same issue. I couldn't find online,...

I had the same issue. I couldn't find online, but my local tackle/repair shop had something that worked.
06-19-2020, 05:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 693
Posted By gap4040

I found a view of the bulletin you want on the...

I found a view of the bulletin you want on the wayback machine internet archive, but they don't have the actual page where I looked. You may dig more. google wayback machine. Have fun.
...
06-14-2020, 05:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 588
Posted By gap4040

sold -

sold -
06-09-2020, 04:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,712
Posted By gap4040

Swap from twins to trips is a heck of a project. ...

Swap from twins to trips is a heck of a project. I just did it. Glass work, controls, key switch, batteries, cables, steering tie bars, etc. You get most of that when you switch brands, but...
06-03-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,087
Posted By gap4040

send me a PM and I'll get you the number of the...

send me a PM and I'll get you the number of the guy that worked on the electronics and maybe engines. Hes a garmin/Yamaha pro and would know something about that boat.
06-02-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,087
Posted By gap4040

I have a 40 Seahunter. I was right next to this...

I have a 40 Seahunter. I was right next to this boat a year or so ago at the guy who did my electronics. Mine, his 39 and this 37 side by side. Nicely set up boat. Gelcoat looked mediocre,...
06-01-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,786
Posted By gap4040

Love that Strike 37. About 10 years ago I was...

Love that Strike 37. About 10 years ago I was heart set on a 36 Contender FA until i saw one of these at the Miami boat show. I was going to partner with a guy on one. He got divorced, wife took...
05-27-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
Posted By gap4040

G1 motors or G2? G1 300's were supposedly not...

G1 motors or G2? G1 300's were supposedly not their strongest motor. I had a 2010 G1 250HO that was great. I replaced with a G2 250HO. G2 is stronger low end, mid range - about the same on top. ...
05-25-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By gap4040

Which Garmin 7" to add to dual 7616's?

I have a pair of 7616xsv's, GHC 10 autopilot, Yamaha gateway, NMEA2000 network. I'm trying to get Yamaha CL7 like display data on them but my 7616's do not have a J1939 port. I have no Yamaha gauges....
05-24-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 27,574
Posted By gap4040

NMEA/garmin network voodoo..... Seems like very...

NMEA/garmin network voodoo..... Seems like very few really know how it works. If you look at the garmin docs, it will absolutely work. I've got a 742plus in the shopping cart, just hoping I can...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 280
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.