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Posted By Pez Vela

If you want to display fuel tank information on...

If you want to display fuel tank information on your Axiom, you will have to provide the display with NMEA2000 compatible data. There are two ways of doing this that I know of: (1) retaining your...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-12-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 616
Posted By Pez Vela

It's a matter of due process. Heirs are entitled...

It's a matter of due process. Heirs are entitled to the notice of death. Just because someone else has beat them to the punch, and offered a will for probate (listing themselves as a beneficiary)...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-12-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,211
Posted By Pez Vela

Without a power cable as I understand it. So he...

Without a power cable as I understand it. So he supplied a new power cable he purchased and connected it to his power source, and now he complains about an inline fuse blowing repeatedly. If this is...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-11-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By Pez Vela

Haven't thought about Clyde McPhatter in awhile....

Haven't thought about Clyde McPhatter in awhile. Peace out.
12-10-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By Pez Vela

That might be true for the secondary (smaller)...

That might be true for the secondary (smaller) electric fan, but the A/C could not directly activate the fan clutch on the larger fan, since (on the old style at least) those are engaged when they...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-10-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 695
Posted By Pez Vela

I always followed the manual's instructions: as...

I always followed the manual's instructions: as the truck is moving forward very slowly, shift the steering column's shift lever into neutral, then quickly move the floor mounted shift lever into...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-10-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,892
Posted By Pez Vela

If an heir fails to disclaim their interest in...

If an heir fails to disclaim their interest in the course of the estate administration, they will inherit the timeshare and be on the hook for all of the liabilities associated with the timeshare's...
12-07-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 582
Posted By Pez Vela

As you note, a fan clutch should disengage rather...

As you note, a fan clutch should disengage rather quickly after cold start up. If it constantly reengages without reason, I would replace it. I've had consecutive OEM fan clutch replacements that...
12-06-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 791
Posted By Pez Vela

You're considerably more tolerant than I. That...

You're considerably more tolerant than I. That will serve you well in the long run I suppose, but I'm most astonished that a company that purportedly sells custom trailers doesn't have a lift and...
12-06-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 791
Posted By Pez Vela

Good trailer manufacturers have patterns for...

Good trailer manufacturers have patterns for popular hulls so they can build a trailer to fit like a glove. With any new hull for which they don't have a pattern, a custom measurement of your...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-05-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 393
Posted By Pez Vela

That was news to me. Thanks for the heads up,...

That was news to me. Thanks for the heads up, since I'm in Plan F. I searched for an explanation and found this: https://boomerbenefits.com/is-plan-f-going-away/ I'm glad to see I'll be grandfathered...
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-05-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,297
Posted By Pez Vela

If a vehicle turning left reaches the...

If a vehicle turning left reaches the intersection simultaneously with an oncoming vehicle, the left turner must always yield, whether the oncoming vehicle is proceeding straight ahead or turning...
12-04-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By Pez Vela

I threw a crocodile into the surf off the rocks...

I threw a crocodile into the surf off the rocks in Guanacaste, looking for the right kind. I didn't spend too much time at it, as it was basically a surf trip. I caught a jack, but didn't find what I...
12-03-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By Pez Vela

While you're checking the ECM, look for the white...

While you're checking the ECM, look for the white connector with the blue and white wires. https://www.thehulltruth.com/boating-forum/902689-yamaha-2005-f150-nmea-2000-connection.html

Legacy...
12-02-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 846
Posted By Pez Vela

It sounds like the line has already been...

It sounds like the line has already been purchased, so the preferred (for a rookie) tackle shop method is probably out. So OP, what line did you buy? Capacities are shown below. As far as spooling up...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-30-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,582
Posted By Pez Vela

You are correct ... in my haste to post, I made...

You are correct ... in my haste to post, I made an obvious error. Thanks for setting the record straight. Life's too short to mess around with this headache. That's what insurers do all day every...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-30-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,582
Posted By Pez Vela

The OP's auto insurer is quite possibly secondary...

The OP's auto insurer is quite possibly secondary to the insurer on the family members car. If so, the OP's auto insurer is not likely to step up. I think the OP is stuck with poor choices. My first...
11-29-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 10,439
Posted By Pez Vela

My personal experience, having trailered my...

My personal experience, having trailered my 10,000# rig thousands of miles up and down the tortuous Baja Peninsula is this: whether towing with my marginal 1st truck (C1500 350 Suburban) or with my...
11-29-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 829
Posted By Pez Vela

Matching line test to any particular reel is...

Matching line test to any particular reel is based upon several concepts, only one of which you've touched upon here ... the reel's maximum advertised drag capability. Experience has shown that, to...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-27-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By Pez Vela

Decide between a PLB and a satellite messenger....

Decide between a PLB and a satellite messenger. https://www.greenbelly.co/pages/best-personal-locator-beacons-satellite-messengers

I'd think a PLB's advantages for marine use are not in play for...
11-26-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,136
Posted By Pez Vela

Your particular winch stand seems to be a poor...

Your particular winch stand seems to be a poor match for your boat, unless you can slide the base considerably aft and lower the winch. Neither the winch strap nor its hook should make contact with...
11-24-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,259
Posted By Pez Vela

That may change on bad weather days when...

That may change on bad weather days when nothing's biting.



None. If you mean operating a charter business, then you may offset other income with your losses ... for a while. Eventually,...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-21-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 9,065
Posted By Pez Vela

That depends upon whether you consider...

That depends upon whether you consider misspelling word in a thread's title to be a silly thing.
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-20-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,828
Posted By Pez Vela

These Walter Mitty threads are a lot of fun, and...

These Walter Mitty threads are a lot of fun, and not only trigger great memories for us, but also "champagne wishes and caviar dreams" for the future. Planning is half the fun. As well travelled as...
Forum: Dockside Chat
11-20-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,828
Posted By Pez Vela

Epic vacation choice, but the spring weather may...

Epic vacation choice, but the spring weather may curtail desired activities, and I'd say more time is needed than MattGoose has allotted. Costa Rica is also very special, but the muddy season (as...
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