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01-11-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By Battlewagon

Not for a couple of weeks. Very interested in...

Not for a couple of weeks. Very interested in the test requirements though. When are you getting your test and how long it takes the Bahamas to approve it/
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-11-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,557
Posted By Battlewagon

San Andreas - that's one hell of a boat and set...

San Andreas - that's one hell of a boat and set of props that never get dinged.

On the flip side one of the most accurate boating movies is probably Captain Ron. The sailing terms are all...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-09-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,718
Posted By Battlewagon

after they answer I put the TV on the QVC channel...

after they answer I put the TV on the QVC channel and put the phone down. sometimes the spanish channel.
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-06-2021, 01:12 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 21,944
Posted By Battlewagon

It's definitely a teaser for next week but...

It's definitely a teaser for next week but without a doubt he could terminate at that point. She's putting the crew at risk as well as her self. What if she hit her head going in?
01-04-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 11,770
Posted By Battlewagon

This thread has saved me a bunch of time out on...

This thread has saved me a bunch of time out on the water. Now that I know that pontoon boats handle rough seas so easily I didn't bother to slow down for any of them this past week doing a couple...
12-30-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,870
Posted By Battlewagon

20 or more people on that size boat traveling...

20 or more people on that size boat traveling between countries is very suspicious. Other than illegal immigration or human traffic I can't see any reason for it. If it was a normal departure from...
12-08-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By Battlewagon

Where are you staying in Cape Coral? I've been...

Where are you staying in Cape Coral? I've been at Tarpon Point the last couple of years but we're starting on the east coast this year.
Forum: The Carolinas
11-16-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 69,000
Posted By Battlewagon

Mostly true - but very few recreational boats...

Mostly true - but very few recreational boats have "watertight" deck plates and hatches that are designed to withstand flooding or sea water over the decks.
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11-13-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2,005
Views: 223,338
Posted By Battlewagon

Yeah. I was looking for a slip for the winter...

Yeah. I was looking for a slip for the winter and the marina asked me to send a picture of the boat. Never had that request before but maybe they are having issues with crappy boats.
Forum: Dockside Chat
10-19-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,313
Posted By Battlewagon

I have done this several times. Headed south...

I have done this several times. Headed south again next month. Take a full week off from work plus the two weekends. That gives you 9 days. Plenty of time - except.

Fix everything you know or...
08-27-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By Battlewagon

Almost

Almost
08-27-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By Battlewagon

Jim is great. Almost makes me sorry I don't have...

Jim is great. Almost makes me sorry I don't have 671s any more.
07-24-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,514
Posted By Battlewagon

You are correct in your assumption. Having...

You are correct in your assumption. Having multiple engines connected to one battery bank won't cause any problems. The only caveat being you have to have enough capacity so that when starting the...
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-20-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,200
Posted By Battlewagon

Captains courageous.

Captains courageous.
07-20-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,873
Posted By Battlewagon

End of the keys is loggerhead key in the Dry...

End of the keys is loggerhead key in the Dry Tortugas. 70 miles west of key west. Take your boat, the ferry or the sea plane. Tour Fort Jefferson and do some snorkeling.

Key West is just the...
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-20-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 26,377
Posted By Battlewagon

Not really. If the battery switch was set to...

Not really. If the battery switch was set to both then both engines would be charging both engine batteries. This is common and one alternator just works harder while the other loafs along. The...
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-20-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 26,377
Posted By Battlewagon

I have no interest in Axopar boats whatsoever. I...

I have no interest in Axopar boats whatsoever. I don't think I've ever even seen one before. There's no aggressiveness here.

But - not a minor description error. It's repeated multiple times...
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-20-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 26,377
Posted By Battlewagon

I'm not sure it really rises to that level. ...

I'm not sure it really rises to that level. Sorry if I'm discounting their troubles but it just sounds like an inexpensive boat build. There are many out there like that.

If you read through it...
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-19-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 26,377
Posted By Battlewagon

"both engines were wired to the same alternator" ...

"both engines were wired to the same alternator"

Exactly how does one wire two engines to one alternator and where did the wires from the second engine go to? Seems like an awful lot of work to...
Forum: Gulf Coast
07-19-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,735
Posted By Battlewagon

When did this happen? Unless there is a written...

When did this happen? Unless there is a written report the Coast Guard didn't clear the charter captain. More likely the Coast Guard declined to investigate.

Not the same thing.
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-28-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,420
Posted By Battlewagon

Most likely stolen goods. Not armed robbery. ...

Most likely stolen goods. Not armed robbery. As we've all seen on here if someone gets busted selling stolen goods there's very little penalty unless it can be proven they stole it. No...
06-27-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By Battlewagon

agree. X10

agree. X10
06-11-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 80,587
Posted By Battlewagon

BAM! Actually that really didn't look that...

BAM!

Actually that really didn't look that bad. I went up Pamilco sound in 30+ knots out of the NNE and had pretty much 3 hours of that with every other wave. And that was in a little Striker...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-10-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,043
Posted By Battlewagon

Never had one at home. However one of the most...

Never had one at home. However one of the most useful items in the galley on the boat. One bag can last several days even with 4 or 5 people on the boat. Really makes a difference when anchoring...
06-09-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,375
Posted By Battlewagon

Nice boat. I know of another diesel. My buddy...

Nice boat. I know of another diesel. My buddy is the original owner of one from 1977. he repowered it to diesel on his last repower. It is powered by Mercury Diesels and it too runs like a bat...
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