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12-16-2017, 04:33 AM
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Posted By obow

Jigging rods for trolling 24 oz mogo rigs

I'd like know what size and types of rods your using for trolling 24oz mojo rigs for stripped bass.I fish off NJ coast. What length, wgt. material etc.
Thanks
OBOW
08-05-2015, 04:53 PM
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Views: 672
Posted By obow

Garmin 4212 problems

My Radar and GPS stopped working. The radar revs up and goes on standby but the screen only shows the rings. The GPS won't pick up any satellites most of the time when powered up. Sometimes I'll pick...
08-05-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,140
Posted By obow

I contacted Garmin and sent them the pictures and...

I contacted Garmin and sent them the pictures and they said they were sending me a recondition unit even though the warranty had been expired for 2 yrs. From my understanding they will replace a unit...
05-29-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By obow

Water in Lewmar windlass

I just put my boat in a slip for the first time since pulling her before hurricane Sandy hit. The boat it was cleaned winterized and fully covered the whole time, well maintained, motors were run...
03-31-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 444
Posted By obow

Help with guest 295c spotlight

I have a guest 295C wireless remote spotlight that stop working. The only thing I can see wrong was the red wire from the transmitter was broken. I asume it's hot and goes to a power supply so I...
06-28-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 499
Posted By obow

Garmin update problem

I uploaded the May 25, 2012 update into my 4212 unit and now my fuel management system reads zero and blanks across the display. I checked power to the two GFS10 fuel sensors and the rest of the...
06-13-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By obow

I have had a similar experience where he replaced...

I have had a similar experience where he replaced a set of spreader lights that were way beyond any other companies warranty for free. Chris is a man who stands behind his products 100%. I highly...
06-12-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,086
Posted By obow

I have twins on my boat so I have 2 of the GFS 10...

I have twins on my boat so I have 2 of the GFS 10 sensors on my boat. The sensors have to be before the bulb and fuel filter to prevent air in the line that will cause inaccurate readings. The...
06-12-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 910
Posted By obow

Garmin 4212 & VHF/DSC problem

I have a Garmin 4212 unit that is connected to my Icom vhf IC-M422 with DSC which worked fine with the Garmin GPS17-HVS NEMA 0183 antenna . The antenna was going bad so I replaced it with the Garmin...
03-29-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 673
Posted By obow

Kudos for Chris @ coastal Night Lights

I bought 3 LED spreader lights from Chris a Year ago and they work great. When I uncovered my boat today 2 of the lights had broke off at the base. I took a few pictures and emailed them to Chris. He...
12-19-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By obow

Garmin - great service

My 3 yr old 4212 unit developed a corrosion problem that started in the spring and got progressively worst (see pics). I called Garmin and they wanted my to send it to them, i explained to them that...
12-16-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,488
Posted By obow

The measurements for the electronics box from my...

The measurements for the electronics box from my World Cat are:

The top of the box that attachés to the hard top is 37 1/8" X 21 1/4"

The bottom is 33 1/2" X 12 1/2"

Height is 9"
...
12-14-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,488
Posted By obow

I have a electronics box that I removed from my...

I have a electronics box that I removed from my 98 26 ft . World Cat (see picture). It has a smoked colored door with latch. I will go out in the garage tomorrow and take some measurements and post...
12-05-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,170
Posted By obow

I have a 26' World Cat with twin 175 Etec's and...

I have a 26' World Cat with twin 175 Etec's and installed 2 GFS 10 sensors @ the beginning of the season. They work great, they are easy to install and are very accurate. You get all your info. @ the...
11-15-2010, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,140
Posted By obow

The unit is installed inside a WC 266SC cuddy...

The unit is installed inside a WC 266SC cuddy cabin and the only water the unit has come in contact with is a damp cloth with fresh water. It was just a small blister, but when I lifted it up the...
11-14-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,140
Posted By obow

Garmin 4212 corrosion Pics

This Garmin 4212 unit is 3 yrs old and has corrosion all around the unit. Has anyone else had this problem ? The 3 pics aren't real clear but you can see how bad the corrosion is.
Thanks
Larry
09-01-2010, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,944
Posted By obow

Fiberglass repair, re-gel coat or paint

My 266SC World Cat is in need of some fiberglass work. The boat has some previous repairs to the hull that must have been done by a 5 yr old kid. It's cracking. dull, and has black spots on all the...
08-23-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 14,913
Posted By obow

I have a 98 266SC that had 1999 175 Evinrudes....

I have a 98 266SC that had 1999 175 Evinrudes. Max hp on my 98 is 400 hp. I re powered last year with 175 Etecs. because I got a great deal on a pair of used 98 motors. 130's on a 266 is way under...
07-13-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 648
Posted By obow

I did check the floats in both tanks and they...

I did check the floats in both tanks and they worked fine. They were very accurate when connected to the old gauges last season. I have them reconnected to the old gauges now and the needles still...
07-12-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 648
Posted By obow

Fuel gauges going crazy

Over the winter I redesigned my helm and put new gauges from Bomb. for my 175 Etecs. I also installed 2 GFS-10 fuel sensors but did not connect them to the fuel gauges. From day one the needles on...
07-10-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,235
Posted By obow

I have twin outboards and needed to hook up 2...

I have twin outboards and needed to hook up 2 sensors and thought everything I needed was in the GFS10 box. I find out from Jim @ BOE that I need a separate power supply etc for the NMEA 2000. He...
07-10-2010, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 591
Posted By obow

I had a similar problem and it turned out the...

I had a similar problem and it turned out the sensor was bad. My sensor is separate from my thru hull M260 transducer but it did the same thing you describe. Garmin replaced it for free. If yours is...
06-28-2010, 09:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,643
Posted By obow

I own a WC 26' WA. these are planning hulls but...

I own a WC 26' WA. these are planning hulls but WC does make a EC model that has a full cabin. The one thing I'd like to point out is that no Cat is going to give you the cabin space of a mono hull,...
06-22-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By obow

Thanks for the info. Birdman. Larry

Thanks for the info. Birdman.
Larry
06-22-2010, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By obow

Download 4212 info. To colorado 300

Can I download my 4212 way points and routes etc. to an SD card an use it in my Colorado 300 as a back up in case my 4212 unit crashes.
Thanks
Larry
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