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Yesterday, 12:11 AM
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True, he should not have been so dismissive and...

True, he should not have been so dismissive and “f***ing ugly” is a little harsh for delicate ears. “Fugly” has the same meaning but as one adjective. Saying the boat “fell out of the ugly tree”...
01-13-2021, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By plumsal

I think most were rigged with a 115 or a 125. ...

I think most were rigged with a 115 or a 125. This is from a 2004 Trophy brochure I still have: 135hp was the max option if you look at the engine options. Now maybe the max rated is 150 but that...
01-10-2021, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By plumsal

I couldn’t even figure out how or where to buy...

I couldn’t even figure out how or where to buy CMap. Gave up and bought Navionics instead. The download was quick & easy.
01-08-2021, 03:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By plumsal

Lots of variables to consider but structure-wise...

Lots of variables to consider but structure-wise it’s a styrofoam cup vs a hammer.
01-07-2021, 06:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,051
Posted By plumsal

Some info on the Vector: ...

Some info on the Vector: https://www.sportfishingmag.com/boats/boat-reviews/hydra-sports-2000-vector/

I had the DC version, great ride, great range. 22 Deep V.
01-07-2021, 06:07 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,051
Posted By plumsal

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/600x337/0a8afdce_6c30_49fe_94a3_7ac0b6c28047_acb825742268e9f64179610bae3cf37cb70c662f.jpeg
If you can find one. A 2000 Vector. Tough, 20...
01-05-2021, 06:04 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,814
Posted By plumsal

Did you buy this new?

Did you buy this new?
01-02-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 19,880
Posted By plumsal

I don’t mind the looks but up here in the NE they...

I don’t mind the looks but up here in the NE they are very rare. Well known local dealer tried selling Worldcats for a few years before dropping them - just didn’t take off. You don’t see them in...
01-01-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 19,880
Posted By plumsal

And just like that, it’s over! Next question...

And just like that, it’s over! Next question...
12-31-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,210
Posted By plumsal

I have the actual boat you are asking about and...

I have the actual boat you are asking about and it doesn’t = pounding. 2510XLD WALKAROUND. Forget about the MV and the Pilot house, different boat.

Example: I cruise at 25 mph with 1.9mpg from...
12-30-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,210
Posted By plumsal

I have a 2012 DV with twin 150s and love the set...

I have a 2012 DV with twin 150s and love the set up. You want the twins. If you have the choice, the twin yam 200 would be ideal.

Still very stable because of the beam and a good ride overall....
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-28-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,274
Posted By plumsal

Sionyx Boat Test review: ...

Sionyx Boat Test review: https://youtu.be/DXyFI9JIEqw

I think I just found my next boat present.

Thanks for the suggestion mystery!
Forum: Dockside Chat
12-27-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,274
Posted By plumsal

I am no expert but did a quick Amazon search and...

I am no expert but did a quick Amazon search and this is a top seller for $299: CREATIVE XP Digital Night Vision BinocularsMade in America as well. And they are waterproof.
12-21-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,240
Posted By plumsal

They make a great boat! This would be my pick if...

They make a great boat! This would be my pick if I ever went dual console again.
Forum: Vendor Talk
12-20-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 14,620
Posted By plumsal

So how did the story end?

So how did the story end?
12-15-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 9,805
Posted By plumsal

Sorry, I’m up here in NE but you could start...

Sorry, I’m up here in NE but you could start another thread and ask. You should also check at classicparker.com
12-14-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,118
Posted By plumsal

Thumbs up What I was thinking but didn’t say it 👍

What I was thinking but didn’t say it 👍
12-14-2020, 06:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,118
Posted By plumsal

I have the same hull and find the sea conditions...

I have the same hull and find the sea conditions are the limiting factor on how fast I can go, not the power. So, yes, it’s a little crazy. If you want a better cruise, why not try different props...
12-13-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 9,805
Posted By plumsal

I like Parkers but that top seems both poorly...

I like Parkers but that top seems both poorly designed and poorly installed. Try and get Parker to pay for a fabricator of your choice.

Parker changed some of their vendors a couple of years...
12-12-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 21,233
Posted By plumsal

Article says alcohol not a factor. Hard to...

Article says alcohol not a factor. Hard to believe 50knots but we weren’t there - that’s what the trial will uncover. A terrible accident for sure but only those on that boat really know the truth.
12-11-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By plumsal

I made the same mistake, left my isinglass under...

I made the same mistake, left my isinglass under shrink wrap over the winters - figured hey it will be fine. Wrong.

Last winter something changed and all the plastic was cloudy. Was ok when I...
11-11-2020, 05:06 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,180
Posted By plumsal

I looked up CorrectCraft, their history and...

I looked up CorrectCraft, their history and didn’t know that part of their official mission statement is “Building Boats To the Glory of God”. Employees are encouraged to do mission work and the...
09-09-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 771
Posted By plumsal

Stove no big deal, I prefer a small gas grille. ...

Stove no big deal, I prefer a small gas grille. But no AC in a Florida boat? That’s a tough sell.
Forum: Northeast
09-07-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,485
Posted By plumsal

Do you slow down passing Kayaks in the Parker River?

Ok, I slow down when passing kayakers and try not to blow by with a big wake. Sometimes there are groups of kayakers in the narrow portions of the Parker behind Plum Island and I might be in the...
Forum: Northeast
08-22-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,118
Posted By plumsal

Yeah got the same message - not thrilled with...

Yeah got the same message - not thrilled with even more traffic on a prime Saturday. Gas up and get out now.
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