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07-12-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Flagstaff

I have a 25 ft boat with a 22 lb danfourth. ...

I have a 25 ft boat with a 22 lb danfourth. Works great. As long as you have a windlass go as big as you want.
07-07-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,821
Posted By Flagstaff

I sold mine for 14k with a comparable setup, and...

I sold mine for 14k with a comparable setup, and same motor. It was a great boat, and super fuel efficient. I wished I had gotten the F150, but was able to get buy with the F115. The fuel savings...
06-25-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,411
Posted By Flagstaff

I had QL tabs on my 202 sea hunt, they worked...

I had QL tabs on my 202 sea hunt, they worked fantastic. I now have lencos on the maycraft and they are just ok. I found the QL to be faster, more responsive, and less drag.
06-23-2012, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 545
Posted By Flagstaff

I bought a known fuel poisoned boat. Most of the...

I bought a known fuel poisoned boat. Most of the gas was out already, but I filled it to the brim with high test gas to combat any octane reduction. Changed all the filters and added a 10 micron in...
05-30-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By Flagstaff

I have had gas expand and shrink more than 10...

I have had gas expand and shrink more than 10 gallons in the tank before due to fluctuations in temperature.
Filled up the tank in the winter and came home to gas running down the boat and driveway...
05-20-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,523
Posted By Flagstaff

QL trim tabs work very well with that boat. A 3...

QL trim tabs work very well with that boat. A 3 step swim platform ladder. T top curtains. Bow cushions are a very good thing to have.
I trailered my 202 frequently long distances, I always...
05-17-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By Flagstaff

I have the same thing. It is leaking from the...

I have the same thing. It is leaking from the small o rings, and not the ram. Just have to remove the trim assbly and replace the cheep o rings
05-16-2012, 04:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,268
Posted By Flagstaff

The switch goes bad fast, requiring constant...

The switch goes bad fast, requiring constant pressure on the switch to keep the machine running. Go with the porter cable instead.
05-15-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,481
Posted By Flagstaff

I would treat with Talstar to kill the bugs

I would treat with Talstar to kill the bugs
05-08-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 26,925
Posted By Flagstaff

I had the tabs on my last boat. Ditto on...

I had the tabs on my last boat. Ditto on everything that Tabman says, if the tabs are not completely flush they will bind and break. Also the flashing lights are a diognostic code, check your...
04-23-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,391
Posted By Flagstaff

Use the Yamaha WR 2 lube be on the drive shaft...

Use the Yamaha WR 2 lube be on the drive shaft bushing. It is a common complaint. The bushing should be lubed every time you drop the lower unit.
04-17-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,924
Posted By Flagstaff

I would not worry about it. If it comes out...

I would not worry about it.
If it comes out looking like chocolate milk or mud, then I would be worried.
04-15-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,471
Posted By Flagstaff

VST is not hard. No special tools needed. For...

VST is not hard. No special tools needed. For the first time budget about 4 hrs per engine.
03-28-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 54,584
Posted By Flagstaff

$85 a hr labor you Florida guys have it easy. ...

$85 a hr labor you Florida guys have it easy. Try $125 up here in MD, and they pad the tickets.
03-25-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 513
Posted By Flagstaff

Screen protectors

I have a garmin 3210 that has the anti glare protector on on some of the screen, the rest just looked like crap. I have removed the remainder of what was left of the film.
Now I am down to a clear...
03-24-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 769
Posted By Flagstaff

Good

Good
03-02-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,823
Posted By Flagstaff

Maycraft 2550 ph twin f150. around 3800-4200...

Maycraft 2550 ph twin f150. around 3800-4200 9-12gph
02-22-2012, 05:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,520
Posted By Flagstaff

I have a Good windlass, on a 25ft PH, The pros...

I have a Good windlass, on a 25ft PH, The pros are that it is a free fall, No need to cleat or tie off, customer support is excellent, uses regular 3 strand rhode, motor and wiring are contained...
12-25-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 24,770
Posted By Flagstaff

I am on the 2nd shurhold polisher now with less...

I am on the 2nd shurhold polisher now with less than 20hrs on the unit. The on off switches tend to go bad. Requiring you to keep constant pressure on the switch to keep the unti on.
My next...
12-20-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,830
Posted By Flagstaff

Check the negative connection to the motors. Then...

Check the negative connection to the motors. Then work back from their. A lot of electrical issues are due to bad grounds.
12-11-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 15,030
Posted By Flagstaff

Good windlass :thumbsup: They have great...

Good windlass :thumbsup:
They have great customer support. It is a bomb proof windlass, that accepts standard 3 strand rode.

The most important thing besides brand is to check to make sure you...
10-03-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,796
Posted By Flagstaff

That looks like a very cheep Wally Mart anchor. I...

That looks like a very cheep Wally Mart anchor. I would not waste my time trimming that anchor or cutting into the boat so that thing would fit.
Buy a good danforth brand anchor and be done with...
10-01-2011, 02:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,113
Posted By Flagstaff

I found this on the stabil web site hope it...

I found this on the stabil web site hope it helps. I have never used the start your engines product but it sounds interesting.

STA-BIL® Fuel Stabilizer will keep fuel fresh for up to 12 months,...
09-30-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,113
Posted By Flagstaff

I would fill up with preimum gas, mix in starton...

I would fill up with preimum gas, mix in starton and stablizer, then run thru the engine.
Gas will loose octaine pts over time, stablizer will help with this but not eliminate the reduction in...
09-30-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,218
Posted By Flagstaff

Thermostat is on the upper side of the motor. It...

Thermostat is on the upper side of the motor. It is easy to change.
The motor has multiple internal annodes, again easy to check.
I change the fuel filer on the engine once a year.
If you run the...
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