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Today, 11:45 AM
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Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Port or maybe center. Captain to starboard on a...

Port or maybe center. Captain to starboard on a CC puts your throttle on the edge of the console, which is a hazard as it is easily bumped by passengers. On DC or express models, helm on starboard...
Today, 06:56 AM
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Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Great job, Eric! On a side note, this...

Great job, Eric!

On a side note, this thread is turning out to be hysterical in typical THT fashion
Yesterday, 05:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Have you considered the Banax reels? They seem...

Have you considered the Banax reels? They seem like a great option, especially if you don't need something really heavy duty like an LP.

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10-28-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 902
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Iíve had boats wet slipped and ones on lifts. The...

Iíve had boats wet slipped and ones on lifts. The lift is so much more convenient. Boat stays cleaner. I have better access if I need to the underneath for maintenance if needed. No damage from...
10-28-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,924
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Agree that itís a definite possibility, but a lot...

Agree that itís a definite possibility, but a lot can happen in a year, so hoping for the best. I can cancel up to 45 days out without penalty, and otherwise just get a credit to use the charter the...
10-27-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 820
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

They count toward bag limits if actively...

They count toward bag limits if actively harvesting, license or not. Under 16 can absolutely keep fish even if they donít need a license. Itís obviously going to be kid dependent, but overall I try...
10-27-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,924
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Prices were reasonable. About 1/2 the price of a...

Prices were reasonable. About 1/2 the price of a day trip out of Outer Banks, and 1/4 the price of a canyon trip out of NJ.

I am really excited for this trip. Bringing my dad and my son. With the...
10-27-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 976
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Amazing a world where people could enjoy using a...

Amazing a world where people could enjoy using a boat in a way that differed from your own. Funny how guys around here think they are badass fishing protected waters on their tacti-cool skiffs, all...
10-27-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,517
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

I also live in Clearwater. I think it really...

I also live in Clearwater. I think it really depends how you plan to use the boat. Most of our fishing isnít that shallow, even on the flats. There are a few redfish holes what do require getting...
10-27-2020, 12:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,924
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Thanks for the suggestions everyone. I booked for...

Thanks for the suggestions everyone. I booked for 2 days with Bruce Brothers in PEI next August. Iíve been emailing back and forth with Capt Troy Bruce all week, and heís been incredibly helpful....
10-25-2020, 06:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,561
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Good job dad for working to find solutions to get...

Good job dad for working to find solutions to get your kid out in the water. Unfortunately, it looks like the comments here are shaping up to be a complete cluster by the THT crowd who donít...
Forum: Northeast
10-24-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,571
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

About 25 years ago, I hit those rocks. I was 14,...

About 25 years ago, I hit those rocks. I was 14, and running a Wellcraft V21 all over the place, but always went out of Manasquan. First time in Barnegat Inlet I carefully navigated through the...
Forum: Northeast
10-23-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,564
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Given you want to move to Daytona in the near...

Given you want to move to Daytona in the near future for college, hereís my advice...

The girls will be way more interested in going to the sandbar on a smaller CC, or even cruising the...
10-23-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,924
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

OK. You sold me on PEI. Wouldnít be until next...

OK. You sold me on PEI. Wouldnít be until next year, so hopefully Canada will be open by then.
10-23-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,650
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

How are you planning to use the boat? Itís a big...

How are you planning to use the boat? Itís a big platform for your money. Definitely an upgrade from the old skiffs, but also more money. Ride isnít great, but could be acceptable if you are mostly...
10-23-2020, 05:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,924
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

I am in FL, so not much besides blackfin down...

I am in FL, so not much besides blackfin down here. Willing to travel anywhere on east coast. Donít know much about giant fishing. Would definitely prefer a giant if odds are reasonable to actually...
10-22-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 911
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

What are you fishing for? Trolling frozen...

What are you fishing for?

Trolling frozen ballyhoo is pretty common. We bottom fish with a lot of frozen squid and frozen sardines. Otherwise get a cast net and learn how to catch whitebait or...
10-22-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

The transient dockage at Marker 8 gets VERY...

The transient dockage at Marker 8 gets VERY shallow. There are days I cannot get in in my 25í.
10-22-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Clearwater Beach municipal marina has some...

Clearwater Beach municipal marina has some transient dockage. You could call them and reserve a slip. Lots of hotels within a block or so of there.

There is also a free public dock a little north...
10-22-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,625
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Trade in serves as a credit. New boat price -...

Trade in serves as a credit. New boat price - trade in price = total sale price. It basically reduces the sales price (what you pay tax on) by the value of your trade in. Thatís how it worked on my...
10-22-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,625
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Seems they need to offer you some compensation...

Seems they need to offer you some compensation for the trouble of re-doing all the paperwork.
10-21-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

I donít want to be the one to break the news...

I donít want to be the one to break the news about the 14 degree deadrise boat he has on order.

Seriously the entire SE series are AWESOME boats. Tough as nails and incredibly versatile. But they...
10-21-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 483
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

Yes, it is built with wood, just like a number of...

Yes, it is built with wood, just like a number of other high end boats. Nothing wrong with it if done right, and wet foam can be just as much of an issue as wet wood.
Forum: Vendor Talk
10-21-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

E-Sea Rider customer service

Just wanted to give a shout out to E-Sea Rider. I recently broke a zipper on a bean bag. It was TOTALLY my fault, and not due to a manufacturing issue. Lesson learned - don't pull on a plastic zipper...
10-19-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By Yacht Huckleberry

All are great choices. I would also add the...

All are great choices. I would also add the Pursuit 260 to the list. I really wanted to like the EW262 (love the hull), but couldnít deal with the built in backrest/table things for the bow seating...
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