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Forum: Dockside Chat
06-12-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,169
Posted By horsepen40

As I posted previously, we got lucky with our...

As I posted previously, we got lucky with our rescued puppy. Her only issue is shedding. I like to say what I read someplace (could have been on THT). She only sheds twice a year. Once in January...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-12-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,064
Posted By horsepen40

Speaking from experience, I can say that even...

Speaking from experience, I can say that even though I don’t make time to get old, getting old is making time for me. My advice, play as hard as you can because there will come a time when you won’t...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-12-2019, 04:13 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 7,619
Posted By horsepen40

Stick plane.

Stick plane.
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-11-2019, 04:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,169
Posted By horsepen40

While I know mixed breeds, mongrels, curs or...

While I know mixed breeds, mongrels, curs or whatever you call them are basically the luck of the draw dogs, I have to ask this question. Are they stronger genetically due to all of the diversity in...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-08-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,876
Posted By horsepen40

Worked Alabama as part of my sales territory and...

Worked Alabama as part of my sales territory and always saw the sign for the exit to Horsepen. Matter of fact, that exit was pretty close to Trussville. For some reason the name just stuck in my mind...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-08-2019, 04:53 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,332
Posted By horsepen40

Please keep us updated on how things progress. My...

Please keep us updated on how things progress. My wife are both dog lovers (especially her) so this is an interesting topic. Thanks and best wishes for success
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-08-2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,876
Posted By horsepen40

I had a crack in mine “Brazed”. Guy told me it’s...

I had a crack in mine “Brazed”. Guy told me it’s tough to weld cast iron.
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-23-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5,752
Views: 2,377,872
Posted By horsepen40

Yeah, there are things I see on the nightly news...

Yeah, there are things I see on the nightly news and think, ” Damn, I wish the Mafia was around. They wouldn’t be selling drugs by that school”. Or, “That guy wouldn’t be doing that sh_t if Michael...
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-22-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 481
Posted By horsepen40

Good on the Tom cat. The tree rats around here...

Good on the Tom cat. The tree rats around here drive our dog completely bonkers. She could very easily become a great squirrel hunting dog with a little training.
05-18-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 493
Posted By horsepen40

Eating crabs cleaned in sea foam is worst because...

Eating crabs cleaned in sea foam is worst because Old Bay makes everything taste better, even a dirty carbs/crabs. Funny the difference one little letter out of place can make.
05-14-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,419
Posted By horsepen40

While it seems like something that doesn’t need...

While it seems like something that doesn’t need to be said, I’ll say it anyway. If you use the synthetic stuff like Trex, etc. don’t forget to put the outside down and the back side up.
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-14-2019, 04:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By horsepen40

I would think, fuel consumption aside, that your...

I would think, fuel consumption aside, that your top speed would increase due to the turbulence of the water created by the first boat’s prop action.
05-07-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,667
Posted By horsepen40

Or, I want to hear that I am an idiot and I f'd...

Or, I want to hear that I am an idiot and I f'd my motor, or put it at great risk (still sounds great).”

OK, You’re an idiot and really fried your motor. Now, most you could expect now is at...
05-07-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,420
Posted By horsepen40

Maybe to accommodate different styles of steering...

Maybe to accommodate different styles of steering units built in different years?
04-19-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By horsepen40

And while you are doing all of that, if you...

And while you are doing all of that, if you haven’t done so rather recently, install a new water pump impeller and maybe a new water pump housing also.
Forum: Dockside Chat
04-13-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 907
Posted By horsepen40

I would get them almost every night. So bad that...

I would get them almost every night. So bad that I called them spasms and not cramps. Before I started taking magnesium, I found that the best thing to do was apply heat. So I would lay a heating...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-29-2019, 04:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By horsepen40

My wife bought a very red A-Spec. I loved that...

My wife bought a very red A-Spec. I loved that car, but she hated all the looks she got while driving around. We’re retired, BTW. So she traded after a few weeks for a funeral grey TLX. Ripped out my...
03-19-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,168
Posted By horsepen40

Not to be disagreeable, but prop pitch is usually...

Not to be disagreeable, but prop pitch is usually expressed in inches. The pitch describes how far forward the prop would advance if it made one complete revolution if it were threaded in an...
03-19-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 322,195
Posted By horsepen40

There is a story on her repair in this momth’s...

There is a story on her repair in this momth’s issue of “Wooden Boat Magazine”. Good read, really!
03-19-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,168
Posted By horsepen40

If your engine is reaching the recommended rpm...

If your engine is reaching the recommended rpm range, then you are alright. Now you can run it any way you see fit. There is no need to only run it at wot all the time. If you care to cruise at...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-04-2019, 04:01 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 36,932
Posted By horsepen40

What about locking the gate? Also, a camera...

What about locking the gate? Also, a camera aimed at that gate could be a life saver.
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-25-2019, 04:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,944
Posted By horsepen40

Yeah, it’s a 3M product. Most box stores will...

Yeah, it’s a 3M product. Most box stores will have it n
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-24-2019, 06:33 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,933
Posted By horsepen40

Yeah, get them roosters to live in your cage....

Yeah, get them roosters to live in your cage. Pretty soon, if not now they will be serenading you at daybreak every morning. You’ Ll be begging for recipes soon, lol!
Forum: Dockside Chat
02-24-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,814
Posted By horsepen40

Way to go. Beautiful work, no doubt. He’s to be...

Way to go. Beautiful work, no doubt. He’s to be commended for that job!
02-23-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By horsepen40

I don’t know the answer to that question, but...

I don’t know the answer to that question, but I’ve used both and have noticed no difference at all. Matter of fact, at some stations ( or C-stores ) their non-ethanol gas is labeled rec 90.
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