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12-31-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 12,969
Posted By johnspear23

My boat is laid up for 5-6 months each winter and...

My boat is laid up for 5-6 months each winter and starts on first crank in the spring. I do use fuel stabilizer in the fall before its laid up. I have a Racor filter with the drain and never found a...
12-22-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,127
Posted By johnspear23

The truck handles the load fine, have always felt...

The truck handles the load fine, have always felt confident and in control. Maybe 10mpg towing in the north east if my serves me correct. Manual says to use 91 octane when towing. Have have towed...
12-19-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,127
Posted By johnspear23

I have a 2018 3.5EB and 3.31 rear axle with...

I have a 2018 3.5EB and 3.31 rear axle with 24,000 miles that has been trouble free. I tow a 6,000 boat and 9,500 work trailer occasionally. I love the truck and engine. Tows the trailer like a...
11-29-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,406
Posted By johnspear23

Awesome trip! Thanks for sharing your adventure. ...

Awesome trip! Thanks for sharing your adventure.
Next trip should be to break the Bermuda challenge record or take her across the Atlantic.
10-03-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 26,536
Posted By johnspear23

Beautiful boat. Ride, efficiency, and speed, it...

Beautiful boat. Ride, efficiency, and speed, it checks my boxes. If I had the money I would buy one. Twin Merc 450's, Hudson Canyon here I come!
09-10-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,000
Posted By johnspear23

I have a 2018 F150 with the 3.5 eco boost, and...

I have a 2018 F150 with the 3.5 eco boost, and 3.31 rear end that was purchased in October. This month It will be hitting 20k miles with a 60/40% city, highway and average around 17mpg. We tow a...
08-23-2019, 07:34 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 20,685
Posted By johnspear23

I have some friends that are lobstermen in Maine...

I have some friends that are lobstermen in Maine that also use to dive for sea urchin when Japanese demand was sky high. One January they were urchin diving when their boat hit a ledge and sank, the...
08-14-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 29,393
Posted By johnspear23

I have been a life long boater that took up SUP a...

I have been a life long boater that took up SUP a few years ago and now paddle four days a week and race on weekends. SUP is a great way to spend time on the water, exercise, and being silent it...
08-07-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 17,139
Posted By johnspear23

I have been using a block of wood on my F115 for...

I have been using a block of wood on my F115 for four years without an issue trailering my boat around the north east. I put the block between the engine and the rams and snug the engine down, I...
08-01-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 18,492
Posted By johnspear23

Where we have been vacationing in Maine for the...

Where we have been vacationing in Maine for the past 30 years you could walk across the river there are so many pots. In all that time I cant recall getting tangled up in one. Of course you have to...
03-28-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,641
Posted By johnspear23

I can only comment on NJ and NY. I would...

I can only comment on NJ and NY.
I would recommend taking the Delaware Memorial bridge into NJ, once you get into NJ get on 295, there is no toll and it parallels the NJ Turnpike.
Take 295 to 195...
03-23-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 11,588
Posted By johnspear23

When they say lifeboats they dont mean life...

When they say lifeboats they dont mean life rafts or the cruise ships emergency life boats. They are talking about the Norwegian version of the coast guard. With weather like that they wont go out...
11-29-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,046
Posted By johnspear23

Beautiful boat! Love the color

Beautiful boat! Love the color
11-28-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,554
Posted By johnspear23

I was in the same position as you a couple of...

I was in the same position as you a couple of years ago. Bought a used 20cc, moved the battery from the stern to the console and decided to go with 1 large dual purpose battery that was rated...
10-26-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,624
Posted By johnspear23

I have a 20 CC that I towed with a 2009 v6 Honda...

I have a 20 CC that I towed with a 2009 v6 Honda Pilot. That generation of pilot 4x4 towing capacity is 4,500lbs, came standard with a hitch, transmission cooler and engine oil cooler. On family...
04-01-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By johnspear23

Ozone is O3, ozone and water make bleach so make...

Ozone is O3, ozone and water make bleach so make sure everything is dry. Also, you do not want to breathe concentrated ozone for this same reason. When removing mold from living quarters you want to...
08-24-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,045
Posted By johnspear23

RB NJ to Manhattan and back

Have always wanted to check out NYC by boat and finally made the trip last Sunday with my six year old son on our 20' cc. I highly recommend it, my son had a great time. Left Red Bank NJ around...
08-22-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 17,280
Posted By johnspear23

Subscribed! Osteg, I follow all of your builds...

Subscribed!
Osteg, I follow all of your builds and I am really looking forward to seeing this unique design come together. I am curious of your thought process choosing a stern drive over a surface...
08-15-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,241
Posted By johnspear23

Family boat growing up was 1990's Maritime 18...

Family boat growing up was 1990's Maritime 18 with Honda 90. Sold the boat three years ago, my dad has mixed feelings about doing so. Awesome boat for what it was intended for. Would not go with...
05-29-2017, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,281
Posted By johnspear23

I was in the same boat as you last year when I...

I was in the same boat as you last year when I bought my first boat after being on my families boat my whole life. Here is my list from what I can remember.
Anchor and rhode that could double as a...
05-24-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 97,498
Posted By johnspear23

Just found your thread and read the whole thing....

Just found your thread and read the whole thing. Awesome boat and adventures. You guys have some big bass at block! Looking forward to getting wet myself.
05-13-2017, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 582
Posted By johnspear23

Seattle Fishing Charters?

I'm headed to Seattle for work toward the end of June and would like to squeeze in a day of halibut or salmon fishing with some coworkers. Does anybody have any charter recommendations? How is the...
04-29-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 582
Posted By johnspear23

I was just going through the same situation as...

I was just going through the same situation as you. A month ago I added a Garmin 74dv to my 20' sea hunt. I had a group 24 starting battery for my Yamaha F115 and thought about adding a second...
04-13-2017, 07:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,813
Posted By johnspear23

Thanks Fwpratt that is exactly the info that I...

Thanks Fwpratt that is exactly the info that I was looking for. Where would I connect the ground wire and the uninsulated wire? My boat is bare bones so I won't be adding anything else to the network...
04-12-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,813
Posted By johnspear23

Wiring NMEA 2000 power to ignition switch??

I am setting up my first N2K network on my 2007 Sea Hunt Triton 202cc with an F115. I created the network for the sole purpose of getting engine data on my Garmin, no other sensors will be connected...
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