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Forum: Dockside Chat
08-09-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 19,775
Posted By flat broke

Yellowstone

The "return to sender" scene was epic. The body count is rising and there is more than one dead man walking..............................................
08-02-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 360,385
Posted By flat broke

Buffett

Just spotted at 4:45pm headed north on the ICW in Hampstead NC. Did not get to look at it very long as it was haulin azz. Absolutely beautiful.
Forum: The Carolinas
07-12-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,102
Posted By flat broke

To MHC

Dog Paddle

From Hampstead to MHC waterfront is 2 hours and 15 minutes +/-. Really nice ride!
Forum: The Carolinas
04-16-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,252
Posted By flat broke

R4r

Our 4th year fishing. A lot of fun for a great cause!
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-20-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,171
Posted By flat broke

lure

Trolled cedar plugs
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-19-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,171
Posted By flat broke

fish BVI

Be sure to check the local regulations. You will need a BVI fishing license which you can get on line. But you just cant fish off the back of the boat while moored just anywhere. Many islands and...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-19-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,171
Posted By flat broke

Bvi

Did the BVI bareboat in a 51 Moorings Powercat two years ago. Best trip I have ever been on. You are going to have a blast.
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-15-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 439
Views: 42,364
Posted By flat broke

737 max

It appears from reports that the First Officer had 200 hours total time. If this turns out to be accurate then he was of no help to the pilot that day. Very sad.
02-12-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,867
Posted By flat broke

Location

Wilmington NC
Forum: Dockside Chat
10-15-2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,664
Posted By flat broke

Worked my first job bagging at Publix in the...

Worked my first job bagging at Publix in the early 70's. Back when the good ole boys ran Publix. Made $1.70/hr but it was the tips that made our day. I remember two stories wild stories. We had a...
09-05-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,343
Posted By flat broke

Might not be propped right but 40 mph at wide...

Might not be propped right but 40 mph at wide open is well below the performance bulletins. Were you able to cross check the speed with the GPS on the chance that the Simrad is reading slow? I run...
08-06-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,327
Posted By flat broke

I moved up from the 234 which was exactly what...

I moved up from the 234 which was exactly what has been described, to a GF27 which is a huge difference. It is very smooth and dry compared to the 234 which was rough and wet in the chop. 2-3 foot...
07-18-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,642
Posted By flat broke

SH

What Gator16 said, plus they hold their resale value very well. Sold my 234 Ultra in one week when I was moving up to a GF27.
06-20-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,633
Posted By flat broke

Tan cushions don't show sunscreen which makes the...

Tan cushions don't show sunscreen which makes the white cushions look tan............................
06-20-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By flat broke

5500# sure helps the ride vs. the lighter earlier...

5500# sure helps the ride vs. the lighter earlier versions.
05-15-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,034
Posted By flat broke

Late to the party on this one. Thanks

Late to the party on this one. Thanks
05-15-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,034
Posted By flat broke

Post Boat US/Geico Insurance Increase

I was expecting a modest increase after a tough year of hurricanes and claims. But 22% is a bit excessive I think. I have had Boat US insurance for a long time and when Geico moved in I expected...
05-01-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,542
Posted By flat broke

I had a 2010 5.4 with 96K. Cam timing sensors...

I had a 2010 5.4 with 96K. Cam timing sensors took a dump. Dealer wanted $5000 to fix as they would have to do a full tear down. In the end i traded and they confessed that the 5.4 had a history...
04-16-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,255
Posted By flat broke

Twin 200's. I would not be interested in the...

Twin 200's. I would not be interested in the 150's. But you have received some pretty good advice so far. The best being go out and crawl all over the new ones and pick the one that fits all of...
04-16-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,255
Posted By flat broke

I have a GF27 forward seating. I can promise you...

I have a GF27 forward seating. I can promise you the build is not a concern. I use it 70% for family fun and the rest for fishing offshore in the 40-70 mile range. I am very pleased as I know you...
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By flat broke

940

I have one in my garage arsenal at the beach, I don't use it anymore and have not used it since I can't remember when. But it looks new. I am going down this weekend and will take a picture and...
01-05-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 17,754
Posted By flat broke

must haves

Autopilot, epirb, good first aid kit with a small bolt cutter to get those nasty hooks out of your hand, and a 5 gal bucket so no one will foul the head..................:o
10-16-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 12,198
Posted By flat broke

My uncle had that exact same boat. We fished...

My uncle had that exact same boat. We fished offshore in Jacksonville and we picked our days accordingly. The boat did fine. It will troll well but tends to roll some at anchor and will turn some...
Forum: Dockside Chat
10-10-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,232
Posted By flat broke

The key to crab grass control is prevention. ...

The key to crab grass control is prevention. There are many herbicides that kill post emerge. The trick is to break the cycle and attack at the pre emerge point. Prodiamine is the most commonly...
09-26-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,397
Posted By flat broke

Sh 255

Be careful here. This 255 is not a GF hull as it does not have the 21" deadrise like the GF. It is a stretched 243 Ultra hull. Not in the same class as the GF. The 234 Ultra is a great nearshore...
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