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Yesterday, 05:06 AM
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Posted By TIMarine

You misunderstand what a dual-purpose battery is....

You misunderstand what a dual-purpose battery is. Consider it a happy medium between a starting battery and a deep cycle battery...but it is still just one battery.

I am assuming that the kill...
10-18-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,724
Posted By TIMarine

Bryan groups all three items together as an...

Bryan groups all three items together as an option. Is there something wrong w/ the cooler slide, or are you saying it’s not really that useful?
10-14-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,724
Posted By TIMarine

Roger. I’m driving up to see Bryan this...

Roger.

I’m driving up to see Bryan this week, and may change back to the 20P. I am not installing the jack plate, and I don’t know if that would have any bearing on the comparative performance...
10-14-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,218
Posted By TIMarine

The prop never spins backwards in the scenario...

The prop never spins backwards in the scenario you just provided. You are correct - if the boat continues forward, the prop will continue in forward motion with it.

However if the shifter were...
10-14-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 135
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Posted By TIMarine

H2OBUG - Based in large part in that performance...

H2OBUG - Based in large part in that performance report, and some very limited time in a couple Pair 24’s, I’ve asked Bryan to deliver mine w/ an 18.5P instead of the 20P.

I’m almost never...
10-14-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By TIMarine

Your transom mounted transducer is way too low. ...

Your transom mounted transducer is way too low.

Extend a straight edge (on its edge) from the underside of the hull. The centerline of your transducer should just touch it.

The installation...
10-14-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,724
Posted By TIMarine

What prop are you running? With a 20P, your...

What prop are you running?
With a 20P, your numbers calculate to a -3% slip.
10-13-2020, 05:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By TIMarine

Last call. Anybody seen crusty salt buildup in...

Last call. Anybody seen crusty salt buildup in the exhaust bypass port?

Just wondering if I need to tear into it, or just not worry about it.
10-11-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 536
Posted By TIMarine

Definitely a good product. Just ordered my...

Definitely a good product.
Just ordered my second one last week.
10-11-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,487
Posted By TIMarine

So you were “just going to purchase a brand new...

So you were “just going to purchase a brand new Key West,” but now you’re not because the OP didn’t get a response back from the letter he sent?
Is that correct?
10-11-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By TIMarine

Yamaha F9.9 exhaust bypass/relief

I have a 2000 Yamaha F9.9 on a jon boat, and have had it for about a year and a half. Runs perfectly and gets flushed after each use.

I noticed a buildup of what looks like salt or corrosion, or...
10-11-2020, 05:26 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,724
Posted By TIMarine

Right on. Congratulations!

Right on. Congratulations!
10-04-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,487
Posted By TIMarine

What response are you anticipating from the...

What response are you anticipating from the manufacturer?

Your letter clearly describes your overall disappointment, but requests no action. You closed the letter stating that you’re available if...
10-03-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,724
Posted By TIMarine

He will install a porta-bracket instead of a full...

He will install a porta-bracket instead of a full bracket, if that’s what you had in mind.

As far as power options go, Suzuki is obviously his preferred power, and that’s what the pricing is...
10-03-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,724
Posted By TIMarine

Make sure to post some pics when you get it! ...

Make sure to post some pics when you get it! They just put a short video of the shop on their Facebook page. Perhaps yours is one of those boats.

So was it about a month from getting in the mold...
Forum: Dockside Chat
10-02-2020, 06:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,045
Posted By TIMarine

On the way to the caves, you’ll be going right...

On the way to the caves, you’ll be going right past Ft Knox.

Seeing the Federal Gold Depository is kind of neat, and the Patton armor museum has a huge collection of tanks & armored vehicles and...
09-29-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,159
Posted By TIMarine

I don't think you're doing anything wrong, and I...

I don't think you're doing anything wrong, and I don't think there's anything wrong w/ your truck.

In order to start movement up a ramp in a controlled manner, I've always used both feet...
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-28-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,698
Posted By TIMarine

I could probably make a reasonable argument for...

I could probably make a reasonable argument for either side. But for now I'll offer my opinion based solely on what I've seen w/ my sons, and the side we've found ourselves on as a family that...
09-27-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,619
Posted By TIMarine

“Propped correctly” is going to vary greatly from...

“Propped correctly” is going to vary greatly from vessel to vessel, wouldn’t you agree?
09-26-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By TIMarine

As stated above. Twist it harder.

As stated above. Twist it harder.
09-25-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By TIMarine

Sold! The dealer told the prospective buyer...

Sold!

The dealer told the prospective buyer about the seats, and the buyer said “at that price, I’m fine with the seats”

So it ended up working out. I appreciate the advice.
09-25-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By TIMarine

You guys are both right. So I just called...

You guys are both right.

So I just called the dealer to put in the order for new cushions, and it turns out that the price drop has generated a lot of activity this morning.

We’ll see how it...
09-25-2020, 06:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By TIMarine

Re-upholster a boat just to sell it?

I have a 2015 Sportsman 231 w/ Yamaha F250XA for sale on consignment at a local dealership, and they have it listed on BoatTrader. Everything works perfectly, and I've been meticulous in cleaning,...
09-24-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 591
Posted By TIMarine

I did a carb cleaning and rebuild on a 2000 9.9,...

I did a carb cleaning and rebuild on a 2000 9.9, and it ran exactly how you described.

Couldn’t figure it out, so I just took it apart and cleaned it all again. Has run perfectly ever since.
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09-23-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 989
Posted By TIMarine

The FSR type stuff works wonders, but ensure you...

The FSR type stuff works wonders, but ensure you thoroughly rinse every bit of it off your trailer. It will eat away the zinc coating on all the steel parts in no time.
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