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07-08-2019, 03:46 PM
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Posted By swoody126

replacing the bearings AND races on both ends of...

replacing the bearings AND races on both ends of your axle is in your future

many would think your scenario should have been adequate butt it isn't

the Posi-Lube spindles on your axle are...
06-29-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By swoody126

some good suggestions above ^^^ i'd just add...

some good suggestions above ^^^

i'd just add one comment which follows a question

¿ what is the most convenient battery source where you run ?

buy the best battery available at that source
...
06-29-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By swoody126

https://www.pure-gas.org

https://www.pure-gas.org
06-29-2019, 01:40 PM
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Views: 3,752
Posted By swoody126

my 2002 F-350 super crew 4x4 w/ 8' bed had...

my 2002 F-350 super crew 4x4 w/ 8' bed had 265/75-16's on it from the factory

and still does @ 370k+(Michelin LTX's after the factory Firestones wore out)

empty i run 75psi and bump 'em up to...
06-29-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By swoody126

couldn't wait for the factory Firestones to wear...

couldn't wait for the factory Firestones to wear out to replace them w/ LTX's

370k+ now and not looking back

sw
06-15-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,081
Posted By swoody126

if i choose to go "yachting" i better be ready to...

if i choose to go "yachting" i better be ready to do it myself as in SOLO

therefore i built my skiff trailer w/ steps to get me up n over the bow

when i got my little 21' keel drive trawler it...
06-13-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,364
Posted By swoody126

as mentioned above there is a plethora of...

as mentioned above there is a plethora of misinformation on the internet

Lucas makes some really fine products butt somewhere/someone is directing folks to use one of their products that though it...
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-26-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,346
Posted By swoody126

adopted rescued bought sold ... lotsa...

adopted rescued bought sold ...

lotsa words ^^^

BUTT

did your dog PICK you

i interview prospective pets/partners in crime n life by positioning myself/sitting in reasonable proximity...
05-26-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,469
Posted By swoody126

have had Key Lime Pie from 87109 > 33040 and...

have had Key Lime Pie from 87109 > 33040

and MANY places in between

the best has always been @ 500 Duval St in the 33040 zip code

may have something to do w/ the ambiance of the particular...
05-26-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By swoody126

when i got chunk'd outa my skiff and only the dog...

when i got chunk'd outa my skiff and only the dog was left in it i sure was glad i had that stampede string hooked up

the dog(unable to operate the boat w/o that little red clippy-do) sat up on...
05-13-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 13,134
Posted By swoody126

240 LTS...

240 LTS (https://www.thehulltruth.com/members/240-lts.html), the Lucas label you show doesn't mention MARINE USE

however Milehog (https://www.thehulltruth.com/members/milehog.html) says Lucas...
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-26-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,349
Posted By swoody126

a friend's dad once asked what he wanted to be...

a friend's dad once asked what he wanted to be and his reply was A COWBOY

his dad answered FINE butt you will be an EDUCATED COWBOY

your OP reads to me like you are on the road to a degree in...
02-17-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By swoody126

i heard the PINK AIR is better than the OEM stuff...

i heard the PINK AIR is better than the OEM stuff

"they say" it's the Finest In North America ;-)

sw
02-16-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By swoody126

a tire's birth week is stamped on the sidewall as...

a tire's birth week is stamped on the sidewall as the last 4 digits of the DOT number
...
02-16-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By swoody126

auto & pick up tires are good out to 10 years ...

auto & pick up tires are good out to 10 years

many reputable tire dealers will only let the air out of tires over 10yo prior to removing them

they wont adjust tire pressure on tires over 10yo
...
02-16-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,437
Posted By swoody126

both my Cherokees and my Wranglers had 2000#...

both my Cherokees and my Wranglers had 2000# towing caps (Y2K and older/2.5 & 4.0/std & auto)

as mentioned above STOPPING the rig is what will get REALLY SPORTY if you survive

sw
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-16-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,920
Posted By swoody126

hey Pard, simple solution for your situation is...

hey Pard, simple solution for your situation is to take your fire scissors and cut a bolt hole in the tip of your left fork

install a 1 7/8" ball(centers under the coupler easier) & hand tighten...
02-10-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,102
Posted By swoody126

balways top off the hub cavaties in the ramp...

balways top off the hub cavaties in the ramp staging area just before launching

EVERY TIME YOU LAUNCH

these systems give you the means to keep the hubs full which how they work

use fresh...
02-07-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,846
Posted By swoody126

the only one i have taken is of the dink behind...

the only one i have taken is of the dink behind her in following seas in the ICW

...
02-07-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,846
Posted By swoody126

'bout 20kn in my 14' wooden skiff 'bout 30kn...

'bout 20kn in my 14' wooden skiff

'bout 30kn in my 21' diesel trawler

my or anyone else's standards should not be yours

if you feel the LEAST BIT UNCOMFORTABLE simply stay home

sw
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-07-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,666
Posted By swoody126

my TRANSCEND unit works off 120v ac, 12v dc,...

my TRANSCEND unit works off 120v ac, 12v dc, battery(1-night or the larger 2-night)

the battery can be recharged by 120v ac, 12v dc or solar

when spending several nights on the boat i ran on...
02-07-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 810
Posted By swoody126

i think you are asking about HOT COATING ...

i think you are asking about HOT COATING

that is when the resin is cured enough to resist sagging butt not cured

HOT COATING builds one thicker/heavier layer

allowing resin to cure and even...
02-07-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 747
Posted By swoody126

agree w/ JKcam, 12'-14' would be my target...

agree w/ JKcam, 12'-14' would be my target recommendation

14' is what our daughter in

15' is what i taught our grandson in

a 14' x 42" bottom tin skiff would be my suggestion to mate w/ an...
02-01-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,975
Posted By swoody126

in the summer of 2010 i was introduced to...

in the summer of 2010 i was introduced to waterproof crimp on wire butt connectors as they were being used on a boat trailer i was having built

the trailer got dunked in both fresh and salt water...
01-30-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,035
Posted By swoody126

used 7/16" on a 21' x 3200# sailboat (since 1970)...

used 7/16" on a 21' x 3200# sailboat (since 1970)

3-strand nylon

obviously not in a covered slip(full sun/UV)

as mentioned above dock lines need to stretch instead of jerking the deck...
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