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Today, 02:04 PM
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Posted By Flot

Honestly, there's no good choice among these. ...

Honestly, there's no good choice among these.

- While Intrepid makes a great boat, that 1996 hull is coming up on 25 years old. I was casually Intrepid shopping for the last 6 years, and I finally...
04-06-2020, 06:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By Flot

Down here in S Florida, fiberglass whips in metal...

Down here in S Florida, fiberglass whips in metal bases are the norm - and the poles can be easily removed from the bases. I think some have a set screw but my recollection is that most are a...
04-05-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,033
Posted By Flot

Think of it the other way around, they have put...

Think of it the other way around, they have put the toilet inside the shower stall to save space.

In boats like this, the entire head is waterproof (and you'll likely see a flap or door over the...
04-04-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,144
Posted By Flot

Just tried Complete Marine at the Federal Bridge...

Just tried Complete Marine at the Federal Bridge in pompano, they're also shut down.

Edit: Maybe it's just pompano based on the other comments?
04-03-2020, 04:17 PM
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Views: 220
Posted By Flot

Beat up 2 cuft 12v/120v boat refridgerator $100 (South Florida)

I’ve got a working takeout fridge/freezer - 12/120v - from my 2002 grady white. No idea If it is original but definitely could be.

Approx 2 cuft. I replaced it with an isotherm 65 which was nearly...
04-03-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,278
Posted By Flot

My neighbor has a 2006ish Century 2600 WA with...

My neighbor has a 2006ish Century 2600 WA with twin F225s that mostly fits your description and he'll be listing shortly, but FL is a long way from NY right now.

No trailer - but if you'd like...
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-03-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By Flot

I'm thinking a 2x4 between the winch and the pile...

I'm thinking a 2x4 between the winch and the pile ought to give you enough clearance....
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-02-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 14,186
Posted By Flot

I had to run to the hardware store to grab...

I had to run to the hardware store to grab something real quick. I figure I'll go to my local mom and pop - fewer people, in and out, no big deal. It's a small store and you can pretty much wander...
04-01-2020, 04:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By Flot

All spoken for (x2 at this point)

All spoken for (x2 at this point)
03-31-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By Flot

HB - The one duracell says MCA 1000, CCA...

HB -

The one duracell says MCA 1000, CCA 800, Reserve Capacity 135
The two marine masters say MCA 1050, CCA 840, Reserve Capacity 182.

I suspect they'd all meet your needs. Shoot me a PM with...
03-31-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,101
Posted By Flot

I also think that looks excessively high but the...

I also think that looks excessively high but the builder probably had something in mind. What boat is that, the side deck drains are also interesting. Looks awfully narrow?
03-31-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By Flot

Nope - all signs are that these things are gone...

Nope - all signs are that these things are gone from any normal retailer. (they've been in short supply for a few years already and presumably not manufactured for longer than that)

I think I...
03-31-2020, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By Flot

Grady white and pro-line both used these lights....

Grady white and pro-line both used these lights. I agree, they were great. Yours has already been retrofitted once - originally both switches were pushbutton.

Now the bad news. They stopped making...
03-31-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 610
Posted By Flot

I had a 2011 Ram with the 6 speed, and honestly...

I had a 2011 Ram with the 6 speed, and honestly the truck was very reliable all around, but the 6 speed auto was just generally okay. Nothing mechanically wrong, just that it always felt like the...
03-29-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 217
Posted By Flot

Is that a legitimate configuration? Two J1939...

Is that a legitimate configuration? Two J1939 cables connected to the Yamaha bus? That works since I have two displays, but would be a little silly past that.

Is there anything else I'm going to...
03-29-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By Flot

REDUCED $600 for local pickup

REDUCED $600 for local pickup
03-29-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 211
Posted By Flot

Seaview modular dual mount radar mount + acc + anchor light

I have a Seaview PMA-DM1-M2 13.25 inch dual mount, used for a 24" radar unit:

https://www.seaviewglobal.com/products/modular-dual-mounts?variant=12309278457954

Also comes with an ADA-F2...
03-29-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By Flot

Charles on-board battery charger 20A (S Florida) $50

Pulled this Charles 5000 series charger off my new-to-me boat and replaced with a 4 bank. Good working condition, minor corrosion,I was just redoing all the main electrical. Has switch on back for...
03-29-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,640
Posted By Flot

Update to my earlier post, the Pompano Mayor...

Update to my earlier post, the Pompano Mayor actually got back to me and said he was wrong, fuel docks are good to go. So the official word is, pompano boating is on - don't be a dick and try to...
03-28-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,640
Posted By Flot

I actually emailed the Mayor of Pompano, and he...

I actually emailed the Mayor of Pompano, and he got back to me this AM (I was out fishing).

He said I read it correctly - if your boat is in the water, you're allowed to be out, no big parties of...
03-28-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By Flot

One group 24 gone, the other 3 still available. ...

One group 24 gone, the other 3 still available.

Anybody else? Cores going back late next week.
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-27-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,465
Posted By Flot

How far are you into your current 30 year? ...

How far are you into your current 30 year?

While I agree that now (well, soon) is a good time to put money into the market, I can tell you the math on a 15 year or 20 year mortgage is way better...
03-27-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,640
Posted By Flot

Edit: Pompano mayor said I read it right, you can...

Edit: Pompano mayor said I read it right, you can be on your own boat, (update: fuel stations open) and no rafting up behavior, but if you wanna go fish, go fish.

I can't figure out if this is...
03-27-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 217
Posted By Flot

Joe, yes, nmea works fine, everything is up to...

Joe, yes, nmea works fine, everything is up to date.

I'm trying to answer the simple question - anyone using Garmin and J1939 had success using multiple chartplotters?
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-27-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,646
Posted By Flot

A couple of notes here. Yes, if you have 70%...

A couple of notes here. Yes, if you have 70% alcohol just pour it on your hands, on a wipe, or put it in a spray bottle. DON'T dilute the 70% alcohol with anything.

If you have 90+ percent alcohol...
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