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05-29-2019, 12:29 PM
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Posted By nhangler

Thanks.. The 3x15x19 prop is what they rigged...

Thanks.. The 3x15x19 prop is what they rigged with and what he is having issues with. They also rigged the outboard higher than they should have so that the cavitation plate was above the planing...
05-29-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 543
Posted By nhangler

Thanks all. I noticed on the Suzuki site that the...

Thanks all. I noticed on the Suzuki site that the prop they provided to him was for a 150/175 sized motor. At least this was the spec sheet. Seeing that he should really be in a 3x16x2X size based on...
05-29-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 22,416
Posted By nhangler

Not this past weekend but last year...

Saw an overloaded rental boat with some fatties on it (male and female). All dressed with skin and minimal threads. 7-8 people in a 16-17' CC skiff. Beer cans all over the boat and saw a couple of...
05-29-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 615
Posted By nhangler

That gas might work well for a post zombie...

That gas might work well for a post zombie apocalypse scenario but there is no way I would use gas that old in my outboard. If you do, I would mix it down to a ratio below 50/50.

If possible,...
05-28-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 543
Posted By nhangler

Thanks. We are in the northeast in MA/ NH. ...

Thanks. We are in the northeast in MA/ NH.

Hope the dealer helps him with some props to try. He puts his boat in the water on a slip for the season so is not very convenient for him to keep...
05-28-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 543
Posted By nhangler

Question Suzuki DF200 Prop Sizing?

Posting for friend but he just had a new DF200 installed on his Mako 21' walk around (no hard top / 90 gallon fuel tank / 2 med sized guys). Maiden voyage with it today and with comparable weight was...
05-16-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,791
Posted By nhangler

I spent a lot of time in Sweden and noticed that...

I spent a lot of time in Sweden and noticed that the bigger boats used for tours and fishing charters all loaded at the front and they pulled into port. I’ll try to dig up some photos.
05-16-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 889
Posted By nhangler

One last thing, if you have never done this...

One last thing, if you have never done this filter b4, it makes a quite a mess. Be sure to put lots of paper towels under it wedging them into every hole and crease that oil will seep into. Sometimes...
05-16-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 889
Posted By nhangler

As I said, I can usually get it by hand but the...

As I said, I can usually get it by hand but the BEST wrench and socket for this is the same one I use on my Toyota Tundra 5.7 oil filter. Oddly, this same tool also fits my wife’s Honda Accord...
05-16-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By nhangler

Ya, basically what Azek is. However it comes in...

Ya, basically what Azek is. However it comes in bright white or bright white for color options.

Going to try to weld it tonight. With some shavings planed off the back.
05-16-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 889
Posted By nhangler

First , got to say that you should change your...

First , got to say that you should change your oil on this outboard at least annually and always change the filter with these. I have this same outboard and gets dark quick and depending on your...
05-16-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 45,461
Posted By nhangler

good find. Even in a climate controlled space, I...

good find. Even in a climate controlled space, I think you may still want to check for rodent / bug damage.
05-16-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,203
Posted By nhangler

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Hey Joe, can I borrow your 10 hp Yamaha? I want to try something out over at the beach. It should still run good when I am done.
05-16-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By nhangler

I thought about that too but with a thin deck...

I thought about that too but with a thin deck screw.
05-16-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By nhangler

Toe kick cracked where the screw attaches at end....

Toe kick cracked where the screw attaches at end. This is a temp fix. If it fails, I have some azek that I can cut and affix but would also call that a temp fix as my boat is off-white and that would...
05-16-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By nhangler

Question Weld or Epoxy King Starboard?

Not sure if this is going to work and more of me being lazy than cheap or I would cut buy some and cut / route it out. What is the best approach to joining two pieces of starboard together? I have a...
05-16-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,063
Posted By nhangler

The best truck is one that is paid for and gets...

The best truck is one that is paid for and gets your boat back and forth to the water.
05-06-2019, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By nhangler

Yup, I expect exceptional service but will pay...

Yup, I expect exceptional service but will pay more for it. If I get crappy service, I want it near free because that will cost me more aggravation than it is worth. It's the stuff in between we are...
05-06-2019, 03:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By nhangler

Question Trailer Tire Born-on Date?

Learning way more than I wanted for changing out my tires. Date of manufacture on a new set of Endurance tires is 7 months ago. I think the warranty is from install date but am I expecting too much...
04-27-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By nhangler

Should the dually be US made? Color matter? ...

Should the dually be US made? Color matter?

Axle, tires, and trailer within legal weight rating. While I agree that I am near the peak with the max weight rating, I never fully load the boat to...
04-27-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By nhangler

Thanks, leaning towards the endurance based on...

Thanks, leaning towards the endurance based on all of your suggestions. Just trying to adjust to the price. Never know when I will have a moment and upgrade to a bigger boat. At least if I upgrade...
04-27-2019, 06:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By nhangler

noticed that on their site. My marathons def say...

noticed that on their site. My marathons def say made in China but also read somewhere that it may only be the black wall version. In any case, mine are 15 years old and are in great shape. Only...
04-27-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By nhangler

Approaching or just over 3500# fully loaded plus...

Approaching or just over 3500# fully loaded plus whatever the trailer adds.. Realize this is not heavy compared to some...
04-26-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By nhangler

My Goodyear marathons say made in China on...

My Goodyear marathons say made in China on them.Just put a new set of Goodyear tires on the wife’s car and noticed they are made in Mexico. I think the best USA made tires are now actually...
04-26-2019, 03:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By nhangler

Load D vs C trailer tires?

Heavy boat on single axle. Currently have Goodyear Marathon radials load c. While more rare in the 14” size, would a load D tire offer me more insurance or should I put my $ into the highest quality...
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