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05-07-2019, 08:23 PM
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Posted By BoatGuy26

Hi, It's on a hydraulic platform so yes will...

Hi, It's on a hydraulic platform so yes will lower it into water and back out. Someone also told me about the Zars 0 and Zars 1 tenders that look really nice as well and light.
05-07-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 368
Posted By BoatGuy26

Needed Tender and Chock Recommendation

Needing recommendation on a tender that will fit my 50' prestige w/14'9" beam extended swim platform. I believe the max weight on the swim platform is 660 Lbs.

I'm looking at a Walker Bay...
01-18-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By BoatGuy26

Thank you Mystery and yes broker did say there...

Thank you Mystery and yes broker did say there was a warranty and I may have some recourse. I did also pay on American Express for the volvo engine work.
01-18-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By BoatGuy26

Thank you Fireisland1. Agree. and thank you for...

Thank you Fireisland1. Agree. and thank you for the info on the starter. We got it tested and the original starter is fine. nothing wrong with it.
01-18-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By BoatGuy26

Thank you Mystery. I just posted it on Boat...

Thank you Mystery. I just posted it on Boat Diesel.com The original starter was tested and came back as good.
01-07-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By BoatGuy26

Question Mysterious Diesel Engine Issues

Hello Fellow Forum Members,

I encountered a mysterious issue with one of my engines on my boat and possible questionable service provided by a licensed volvo dealer company.

I'm posting it...
11-26-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,687
Posted By BoatGuy26

I just removed a SeaBlaze X Blue light (out of 4)...

I just removed a SeaBlaze X Blue light (out of 4) due to water intrusion failure. boat had it on for 3 years. thinking of either replacing with same (found on sale for $259) or replace all four for...
10-01-2018, 12:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,056
Posted By BoatGuy26

Captain Rates (daily rates, maintenance, services)?

Hello,

I'm new to boating and need to understand the rates for Captains and services provided by Captains. I'm just closing on a 2015 50' Prestige Flybridge twin Volvo IPS 600 434 hp each. Pods...
Forum: The Carolinas
09-21-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By BoatGuy26

Boston - Florida Marinas Hurricane Florence

Hello,

I'm considering bringing down a boat from Boston to Fort Lauderdale (with a capt) in a couple of weeks time. Does anyone know of the conditions of the marinas that may have been hit due to...
09-19-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 514
Posted By BoatGuy26

I believe it's flat. i may be wrong but looks...

I believe it's flat. i may be wrong but looks flat to me.
09-19-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 514
Posted By BoatGuy26

Window Replacement Cost?

Hello,
Does anyone one have a rough estimation on what the cost would be to replace a window on a boat? please see pics....
09-17-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By BoatGuy26

Recommendation Needed Fiberglass Repair on Transom

Hello,
Any recommendation on Fiberglass repair on back of a Transom here in Fort Lauderdale area or nearby? Owner took lighted name and filled in holes terribly. :bashhh: please see pics....
09-17-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By BoatGuy26

Removal of Scratches on Exterior Tinted/Mirrored Boat

Hello,
Any recommendations how to remove scratches (if it can be done) from the exterior tinted/mirrored window of a Prestige boat? Anyone you recommend in east coast of Florida by Fort Lauderdale...
09-16-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By BoatGuy26

Hi Everyone, Wanted to let you guys know I...

Hi Everyone,

Wanted to let you guys know I tried getting a white ultra leather on a prestige 500 cleaned. I first tried just mild soap and water on a hot wet white terry cloth towel and most of it...
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Wow thanks Rez! I will. I get it now. 2 days...

Wow thanks Rez! I will.
I get it now. 2 days being 48 hours
I downloaded the Navionics Free on my iPhone and gives me 15 days of use.
Is the Navionics Web Ap a different Ap?
I'm getting now how...
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

I'm being told the Prestige 500 does 20.5 knots...

I'm being told the Prestige 500 does 20.5 knots at cruise for 8 hours = 165 nm. 20 - 22 knots = 36 gallons per hour burn

344 fuel tank x .80 fuel capacity = 275 gallons capacity on full tank...
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Thanks for the great information. yeah i...

Thanks for the great information.

yeah i could but not with the options i was looking for or within my budget.
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Yes will definitely have an experienced licensed...

Yes will definitely have an experienced licensed insured captain for certain. Good info on hurricane season. I may have to find a slip to park the boat until first week in November before making...
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

I've been on boats for a while but never owned...

I've been on boats for a while but never owned one. I'm a scuba diver so have always been around boats and have taken some in water training on boats upto 45' but definitely the 50 is the biggest...
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

yeah I want to get it to Fort lauderdale so won't...

yeah I want to get it to Fort lauderdale so won't plan annapolis. How many miles total is it do you know? is it roughly 200miles x 7 days? going 20 knots going 10hrs a day?
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Will check it out! Thanks!

Will check it out! Thanks!
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

it's a prestige 500 fly

it's a prestige 500 fly
Forum: Northeast
09-11-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Thanks Mystery, The deal I first had in Boston...

Thanks Mystery,
The deal I first had in Boston the owner cancelled the contract and sold the boat to a whole seller. Now stupidly and sadly I'm buying the same boat from the whole seller for more...
Forum: Northeast
09-06-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Thank you Capt Rich! Do you know roughly how...

Thank you Capt Rich!

Do you know roughly how many hours/days it should take to Florida from Boston based on my fuel burn/cruise time per hour previously specified?

Also roughly MD to Florida?...
Forum: Northeast
09-06-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By BoatGuy26

Travel Time Boston to Annapolis MD to Fort Lauderdale?

Hello Everyone,

Two questions:

Does anyone know roughly how many hours and days would it take to cruise a boat from Boston to Fort Lauderdale, FL?

Boat cruises about 22 knots and has holding...
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