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03-06-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,029
Posted By DonV

When finished for the day and are flushing the...

When finished for the day and are flushing the engine, disconnect the fuel line and run the carbs dry from now on!! Oh yeah, even with Rec90.
02-27-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 809
Posted By DonV

The odds are the filter element is made by...

The odds are the filter element is made by Parker/Racor. I doubt Sierra has the manufacturing ability to make the filter medium, I take that back I'm sure they don't!! That being said I would figure...
02-26-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 733
Posted By DonV

Easy.... ...

Easy....

https://aftco.com/products/roller-troller-outrigger-release-clips
02-19-2019, 06:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,282
Posted By DonV

Shoot!! I remember when Rule pumps were the best,...

Shoot!! I remember when Rule pumps were the best, now the last two I've bought were "assembled in Mexico"!! One failed and one is still doing good. 50% success I guess is the new "it's a good...
02-04-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 378
Posted By DonV

No Sir not at all!! If it was me I'd not use the...

No Sir not at all!! If it was me I'd not use the supplied connectors and just use the mentioned heat shrink connectors, especially at the transom, and make the runs as long as you need. We did this...
01-28-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,696
Posted By DonV

I suggest you do some serious research on...

I suggest you do some serious research on maintenance costs! Standard everyday 20 hour, 100 hour type service, etc. Yamaha is very proud of their service costs!! That's why I went a different...
01-10-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,144
Posted By DonV

Posts like this one is why I get a kick out of...

Posts like this one is why I get a kick out of THT!! What a goofy question.
01-09-2019, 04:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,487
Posted By DonV

Actually my 2017 Tohatsu is Cobalt Blue, I...

Actually my 2017 Tohatsu is Cobalt Blue, I thought it was black also until I got it home in the sun! I was in the same situation, the 300 Zuke was going to be the one. I was three days from mailing...
01-08-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,175
Posted By DonV

What Moose said in post #17. My neighbor has the...

What Moose said in post #17. My neighbor has the same hull in the CC model, he underpowered with his new engine two years ago and is now in the, "I wish I had bought......" mode!!
12-27-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1,240
Views: 173,274
Posted By DonV

I'm not sure which Santa you have but he's a...

I'm not sure which Santa you have but he's a whole lot better than my Santa!!!!! Very well done!! :)
12-25-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,947
Posted By DonV

This seems to work quite well on the caulking...

This seems to work quite well on the caulking tube size, "5200 condoms"!!

https://www.amazon.com/Little-Red-Cap-Caulk-Saving/dp/B019RRDYEU
12-20-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 31,397
Posted By DonV

To say "they aren't even remotely competitve on a...

To say "they aren't even remotely competitve on a price level with yamaha" is saying A LOT!! The reason there is NOT a Yamaha on my boat when I repowered a year ago is the dealer(s) indifference and...
12-16-2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 673
Posted By DonV

Sold****Lewmar V-3 Windlass

V-3 Lewmar windlass with a "001" gypsy, which is for 5/16" G4 chain and 1/2" to 5/8" rope. With contactor, wrench and gasket. I had the keyway machined another 4" up the shaft to work with thinner...
12-15-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,134
Posted By DonV

"Scouts are pretty boats.....for sandbars". ...

"Scouts are pretty boats.....for sandbars".

Good one!! :) There is a guy a canal over from me who just bought a 32' Scout and it's real pretty alright but to me it's small, quite small on the...
12-13-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 13,378
Posted By DonV

"Time to sand and fair", man o man I've been...

"Time to sand and fair", man o man I've been there!! Still to this day the 200ccp is the biggest, deepest 20' hull I've ever seen. I've got a friend across the canal who has a 222ccp, another...
12-13-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By DonV

Shoot that's the way to go for sure!!! I had my...

Shoot that's the way to go for sure!!! I had my Honda/Tohatsu NMEA cable run from the engine to the center console when it was installed, I think it was an extra $125 for the long one. This Oceanic...
12-11-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By DonV

Too bad these aren't Optis and a bit newer. ...

Too bad these aren't Optis and a bit newer.

https://www.thehulltruth.com/parts-forum/960250-2003-250-mercury-efis-matched-pair-rigging-860-hrs-excellent.html
12-10-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 531
Posted By DonV

That Sir is one ugly sleeve!! Easy and cheap...

That Sir is one ugly sleeve!! Easy and cheap fix!! Good luck!
12-10-2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 531
Posted By DonV

Google, eBay, whatever "Mercury Flo-Torq kit."...

Google, eBay, whatever "Mercury Flo-Torq kit." Very easy to replace for not much money.
12-10-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By DonV

Not the only thing rusting!! :)

Not the only thing rusting!! :)
12-09-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,000
Posted By DonV

I have a friend with a 25 Bertram with twin 115...

I have a friend with a 25 Bertram with twin 115 eTecs, not a speed demon but it gets along quite well. Plus, the thing will plane on just one of the Etecs, crazy! Good luck!
12-09-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 43,438
Posted By DonV

It's not the color or clarity of the bowl that I...

It's not the color or clarity of the bowl that I care about, it's being able to easily open the valve at the bottom of the bowl and drain half a cup of gas out into a clear glass jar to see if there...
12-09-2018, 06:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By DonV

Ditto to what Mr. Naughty says!!! :)

Ditto to what Mr. Naughty says!!! :)
12-08-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1,240
Views: 173,274
Posted By DonV

nss!! :)

nss!! :)
12-07-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,273
Posted By DonV

I knew that, got carried away with my spelling! I...

I knew that, got carried away with my spelling! I lived there for eleven years and should not have messed that up.

Here's an interesting history of who the beach is named after!
Anne Eaton...
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