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Forum: Dockside Chat
05-11-2020, 12:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,213
Posted By kapnD

When Men were MEN! those bikes had barely any...

When Men were MEN!
those bikes had barely any suspension or brakes, and tires offered little to no traction!
it took huge balls of steel to twist the throttle up and hold it on.
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-11-2020, 12:05 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,362
Posted By kapnD

Put peanut butter all over the bail/trigger...

Put peanut butter all over the bail/trigger intersection, the oil in it lubricates for a hair trigger, and the little bastards will dig deep trying to get the peanut butter out.
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-10-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,324
Posted By kapnD

Todays children learn how to act from ACTORS,...

Todays children learn how to act from ACTORS, their parents are far too busy to teach them morals and ethics.
Irresponsible content out of Hollywood has a huge influence on adults as well.
05-10-2020, 01:17 AM
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-08-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,324
Posted By kapnD

I can remember the Lunar landing, Vietnam, the...

I can remember the Lunar landing, Vietnam, the Chicago riots, and Kent State Massacre, but I was too busy destroying my eardrums and brain cells to worry much about any kind of diseases.
I survived...
05-07-2020, 01:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 904
Posted By kapnD

I’m surprised no one has spotted the very obvious...

I’m surprised no one has spotted the very obvious answer to the OPs question. He simply needs a bigger boat!
I like to moor my boat well off the pier whenever possible, keeps uninvited guests from...
04-26-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By kapnD

Not good advice! Anytime I open up a pump, it...

Not good advice!
Anytime I open up a pump, it gets a NEW impeller, and the spare I carry is new as well.
It’s cheap insurance against loosing your entire engine.
04-26-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By kapnD

I’d use them as intended, there’s many...

I’d use them as intended, there’s many disadvantages to gunnel mounts, especially on small boats.
04-26-2020, 10:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,162
Posted By kapnD

Some wash down pumps have a hose fitting that...

Some wash down pumps have a hose fitting that locks on to the pump with a sliding mechanism that is not tolerant of side forces, and can leak or even break off.
So I make sure not to buy this kind...
04-26-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,838
Posted By kapnD

Good eats! sharp gill plates, watch your...

Good eats!
sharp gill plates, watch your fingers.
Dont know the Name.
04-26-2020, 03:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,021
Posted By kapnD

Your fiberglass supplier should carry 7” 16 grit...

Your fiberglass supplier should carry 7” 16 grit wheels, they’re very aggressive for removal and leave nice spiral scratches that provide great tooth for glassing over.
theyre tough enough to soak...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-26-2020, 02:49 AM
Replies: 25,737
Views: 10,616,945
Posted By kapnD

So what’s your point?

So what’s your point?
04-26-2020, 02:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,035
Posted By kapnD

This is a prime example of Murphy’s Law. your...

This is a prime example of Murphy’s Law.
your best defense is a good offense, so run 130’s when Marlin fishing.
Its the same karma that invariably leads toothy Ono to my most treasured Ahi lures!
04-25-2020, 01:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By kapnD

Trim Tabs - Uses? They work great for cutting...

Trim Tabs - Uses?
They work great for cutting off big tuna circling under your boat!
04-25-2020, 12:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,186
Posted By kapnD

Careful, Bimini, we have to remain politically...

Careful, Bimini, we have to remain politically correct here!
Ive seen some very distracted sharks swimming nearby with a plastic bottle on a short leader hanging from their mouth...
04-25-2020, 12:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,186
Posted By kapnD

Careful, Bimini, we have to be politically...

Careful, Bimini, we have to be politically correct!
Sometimes I’ll see a distracted shark doing donuts nearby with a plastic bottle on a short leader hanging from his mouth...
04-25-2020, 12:44 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,915
Posted By kapnD

The industry is depressed. Nerves are frayed. ...

The industry is depressed.
Nerves are frayed.
Not a good time to ask for discounts.
Simple answer, NO.
You want cheap, there are always cheap charters, and you’ll get what you pay for.
04-25-2020, 12:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,035
Posted By kapnD

#1 most often hit on my boat is the starboard...

#1 most often hit on my boat is the starboard short, followed by port long.
I do habitually run certain lures in these locations, so it may or may not have any significance.
The rest of the spread...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-24-2020, 01:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,289
Posted By kapnD

Just incredible what the kids are pulling off...

Just incredible what the kids are pulling off nowadays.
I rode trials back in the day when the Sherpa T was king of the hill. It had a manly clutch pull, practically no brakes or suspension, brake,...
04-23-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,142
Posted By kapnD

What Jack said! if you’re not prepared to loose...

What Jack said!
if you’re not prepared to loose some tackle now and then, take up golf...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-22-2020, 11:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,081
Posted By kapnD

This place has the absolute best ever! the...

This place has the absolute best ever!
the chocolate dipped frozen pie slices are to die for.
04-22-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,677
Posted By kapnD

It’s all about the money! Anyone who can afford...

It’s all about the money!
Anyone who can afford to have a custom build is not going to build it to be slow!
04-20-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By kapnD

Those make lousy cleats!

Those make lousy cleats!
04-20-2020, 09:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By kapnD

Jobs like this can turn into a real bucket of...

Jobs like this can turn into a real bucket of worms, stringers and bulkheads May also need attention.
Id cut out some glass to see how extensive the damage is before taking it in for repairs, so...
04-20-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By kapnD

Go back to post #2.

Go back to post #2.
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