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11-05-2019, 06:42 PM
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Posted By jim1

Hi Guys, I closed the deal on the new boat...

Hi Guys,

I closed the deal on the new boat and motors are being removed tomorrow in Cape Coral Fl. They ran great during seat trial and I have computer print outs to share upon request. New price...
10-27-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 776
Posted By jim1

Here is the...

Here is the https://www.thehulltruth.com/boats-sale-wanted/1043143-2008-wellcraft-290-coastal.html
10-27-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 776
Posted By jim1

Iím in CT and while my boat is a 2008 and the...

Iím in CT and while my boat is a 2008 and the motors are F250ís (you mentioned 2010 and F300ís) I think it is a great platform for fishing AND cruising. She is still in the water... let me know if...
10-26-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,514
Posted By jim1

I just closed the deal on my new boat and donít...

I just closed the deal on my new boat and donít want to be a 2 boat owner. Willing to negotiate. Still in the water and ready to sea trial.
10-22-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,514
Posted By jim1

At "high cruise" I am going about 4400 rpm at...

At "high cruise" I am going about 4400 rpm at 35-36 mph at 1.2-1.3 mpg. Top speed is about 45mph at 6000rpm

I have another set of props that will get me 4200 rpm at 36 mph and 1.3-1.4 mpg with a...
10-21-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,514
Posted By jim1

Just posted on boat trader with more pics.......

Just posted on boat trader with more pics.... link below!

https://www.boattrader.com/listing/2008-wellcraft-290-coastal-103705701/?refSource=standard%20listing
10-20-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,514
Posted By jim1

2008 Wellcraft 290 Coastal

2008 290 Coastal with twin 250HP Yamaha 4 strokes 930+- hours on each. Asking price is $98,000.00

-2008 Model year is when Wellcraft changed the dash to a larger flat area to accommodate two 12"...
10-20-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 781
Posted By jim1

2009 Trip Yamaha F350ís for sale

HI All,

I am buying a boat with triple 2009 Yamaha F350 four strokes. The motors have 750 hours and have had all Yamaha upgrades including flywheels, emmís, exhaust upgrades, and new lower units....
02-06-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,914
Posted By jim1

2004 Seaswirl 2101 Center Console

POSTING THIS FOR A FRIEND

Bought new in 2004, and have been the only owner. This boat is in MINT condition! Details are as follows:
-200hp Evinrude Direct Injection motor (made by Bombardier)...
09-07-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,018
Posted By jim1

That's "long Beach" near Manreca in Norwalk CT...

That's "long Beach" near Manreca in Norwalk CT right?
08-30-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,896
Posted By jim1

Wow! it has a 48" "lenght" pulpit? Best think...

Wow! it has a 48" "lenght" pulpit?
Best think before you type.

I have a 23' Seaswirl (24'2" "lenght" including pulpit) and can't complain.

Jim
05-04-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 800
Posted By jim1

Had the same prob a few years ago on one of my...

Had the same prob a few years ago on one of my 2001 135 FICHT's had the "bait shop" check it out with their software...... Turned out the voltage regulator was shot. This happens to be an integral...
Forum: Dockside Chat
10-17-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,104
Posted By jim1

Forum: Dockside Chat
10-17-2008, 08:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,104
Posted By jim1

RE: Selling gold jewlery

check out www.cash4gold.com
I've never used them, but hear their ads all the time.
10-07-2008, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,028
Posted By jim1

RE: Evinrude/Bombardier DI guys - what oil are you using?

XD-50 exclusively. I'm not willing to take a chance to save a few bucks!
10-01-2008, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,417
Posted By jim1

RE: Value of a 2004 Evinrude 250 DI

The 2004 Evinrude DI IS a FICHT motor. Bombardier dropped the FICHT moniker when they took over, but the mechanicals remain the same (Bombardier used better quality parts and had stricter quality...
09-15-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,653
Posted By jim1

RE: 2002 EVINRUDE 135hp 2 stroke opinions on motor??

I have twin 2001 135hp Fichts. Very powerful and great on gas and oil. This is my 5th season with them and the only problem I had was one EMM blew on me. They run very smooth and don't smoke at all....
09-11-2008, 07:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By jim1

RE: Wondering

correct me if I'm wrong, but pretty sure E85 means 85% ethanol (15%gasoline).
Am I mistaken?
Jim
09-05-2008, 07:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,224
Posted By jim1

RE: Hanna and the Northeast

Moved my boats from their unprotected moorings (Sprite Island, Norwalk CT) into slips in the East basin. We also pulled some docks that could be damaged. Not expecting much more than some gusts and a...
Forum: Dockside Chat
08-20-2008, 01:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,516
Posted By jim1

RE: Mounting Stainless sink to Corian Countertop

You better make sure nobody else steps in the sink again. Now that it is bonded with 5200 it will be the Corian that fails and breaks under the stress of the weight.
Forum: Dockside Chat
08-19-2008, 01:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,516
Posted By jim1

Re: Mounting Stainless sink to Corian Countertop

I've been using clear silicone for that purpose for years. Seals well, adheres pretty well, and cleans up quite easily if you use Denatured Alcohol as a solvent. It will never stain the Corian, as...
07-31-2008, 08:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,550
Posted By jim1

Replies: 9
Views: 1,552
Posted By jim1

Re: Costa Del Mar F/S

Website says these are bi-focals? Is this correct? If they are not, I may be interested.
-Jim
04-25-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,288
Posted By jim1

Re: FICHT spewing gas all over under cowling

Good luck, let us know how it works. I opted not to try to fix the old parts because most of the boating I do is with my wife and 1 1/2 year old daughter. If my "fix" failed and the 30psi fuel...
04-25-2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,288
Posted By jim1

Re: FICHT spewing gas all over under cowling

Replacing the whole thing didn't make sense to me either. I was going to eliminate the T and in it's place put a brass coupler tying the two lines together. I mentioned this to my mechanic and he...
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