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08-13-2019, 03:24 PM
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Posted By machboat

Buying a boat and trailer from Canada

Hello All,

What all would be involved with buying a boat and trailer in Canada and bringing them into the United States?

What sort of paperwork, import duties, etc. might I expect?

Thanks
07-30-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By machboat

Mystery, when I called Dometic I was referred to...

Mystery, when I called Dometic I was referred to one of their distributors. Do you have a direct line to their customer service? Thanks
07-30-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By machboat

Water Temperature versus AC efficiency

I have been told the warmer water gets, the more it affects the efficiency of a marine AC/Heat unit. I have a 2006 Dometic 7000 btu AC/Heat unit that has quit working and have been told I need to...
08-25-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,073
Posted By machboat

Sorry Thalasso, That wasn't the intent. I want...

Sorry Thalasso, That wasn't the intent. I want both information/results about outdrives in both salt or fresh water applications. Kept in the water or stored out of the water.


Dunk, Thanks again...
08-25-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,073
Posted By machboat

Searay are you a salt water or fresh water...

Searay are you a salt water or fresh water boater? Is the boat kept in the water or on a lift? Thanks
08-25-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,073
Posted By machboat

Ultimatehometeam I am only interested in...

Ultimatehometeam I am only interested in information about the outdrives not the engines.


Dunk, Thank you for the information. It sounds like it was all salt water experience and not fresh...
08-25-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,073
Posted By machboat

Ric232 I am wanting to know what the various...

Ric232 I am wanting to know what the various results are such as Dunk provided.


Ultimatehometeam
08-25-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,073
Posted By machboat

Discussion on life expectancy of I/Os.

I would be interested in thoughts and comments on the life expectancy of I/Os. The last time this topic was discussed in this forum was back in 2003. I would like to hear thoughts about life...
08-25-2016, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,850
Posted By machboat

Josh, I would like to find independent (not from...

Josh, I would like to find independent (not from volvo that would be biased) sources of data to present to the claims adjuster. No agreement has been reached. I need the data to help reach an...
08-25-2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,850
Posted By machboat

74lbSteve, I tried send you this in a pm...

74lbSteve,

I tried send you this in a pm but it was too long.

I am more than ready to move on. The insurance adjuster for my area has been on vacation and just got back today. I called him and...
08-24-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,850
Posted By machboat

Captain Crispy, Because of your location, I...

Captain Crispy, Because of your location, I assume you are a salt water boater. In your experience what is the average life of a salt water drive? Do you think there is any difference in life...
08-24-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,850
Posted By machboat

Insurance Betterment

OK Everyone, how many of you have dealt with insurance betterment? First Background. I live in Iowa so all fresh water use and I trailer the boat so no slip time. Previous boat was a 1989 Mach1 with...
08-01-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,162
Posted By machboat

Corndog38 and Lou C.

Thanks Corndog 38 for the reply. Yes, I can change props but a set of SS props would probably run around 1k. After having the house AC quit $3400 and my youngest daughter get married the middle of...
08-01-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,162
Posted By machboat

1.78 versus 1.95 Volvo Penta DP SM

Ok everyone, you will probably think I am crazy. I have a Rinker 270 Vista Vee with a 8.1 engine and a Volvo DP SM 1.78 outdrive. I hit something in the middle of the Gravis Arm at the Lake of the...
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