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Yesterday, 03:19 PM
Replies: 224
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Posted By MarkV

We didn't forget about you shane...With Carpe's...

We didn't forget about you shane...With Carpe's permission...They were jostling things around to continue work on your boat. Getting the new shed set up is the next step for H3, developing a...
Yesterday, 11:51 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

Kendall, LOL I think you can bet your last buck...

Kendall, LOL I think you can bet your last buck it won't be 'just like Contender...' - and that Hinkley is not interested in committing 'Seppuku' anytime soon.

Your point is noted and well taken,...
Yesterday, 09:00 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 46,537
Posted By MarkV

Cmor I'd say a 40+% increase in mileage is pretty...

Cmor I'd say a 40+% increase in mileage is pretty darn good. Yes, nobody (including people with money) want to pay the premium Merc is charging for the 450R but, it is what it is...

Regarding 900...
10-25-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

Had a great visit at H3 with Heath Hinkley this...

Had a great visit at H3 with Heath Hinkley this past week. A couple of quick clarifications on some questions raised earlier in the Thread:

1- On the question of how fuel tanks are finished - The...
10-24-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,196
Posted By MarkV

It is a shame, and a loss for boaters everywhere....

It is a shame, and a loss for boaters everywhere. We were eyeballing the new 3 cyl as a replacement for our 15 yr old F115...
10-24-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1,166
Views: 244,662
Posted By MarkV

Re: the 2008 photo - "a long long time ago in a...

Re: the 2008 photo - "a long long time ago in a far far away place..."
10-19-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 66,191
Posted By MarkV

Been awhile. Boat's looking great. The woodtone...

Been awhile. Boat's looking great. The woodtone on floor and tabletop is a nice compliment to the grey (thumbs up)

Power 1st quarter of '21? I'm sure you're (starting) to think about it a little...
10-19-2020, 07:10 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 14,535
Posted By MarkV

At 4' that hull is just getting warmed up... ...

At 4' that hull is just getting warmed up...



Admirable. And doable. Hope that interior includes red velour (preferably crushed), exotic cat patterns for the 'soft goods', and handcuffs as part...
10-19-2020, 05:45 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

'Meet & greet' at the end of this week. It is Mr....

'Meet & greet' at the end of this week. It is Mr. Hinkley's show, so not sure if ST will happen then but we are looking forward to it. Hopefully get to see your guys boat(s) firsthand and H3's ops...
10-17-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,177
Posted By MarkV

[QUOTE=Ellie's Navi Gator;14144580]I've let the...

[QUOTE=Ellie's Navi Gator;14144580]I've let the boat float and tried recentering it ~8 times and can't get it right, so I'm not sure that's it as many are suggesting. Maybe, though. I'll try a couple...
10-17-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,177
Posted By MarkV

Yep, the worst...

Yep, the worst...
10-17-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,177
Posted By MarkV

Pol you are either efficient or lazy. I'll give...

Pol you are either efficient or lazy. I'll give you the benefit of the doubt ;)
10-17-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,177
Posted By MarkV

navigator - I don't think you have any issues....

navigator - I don't think you have any issues. Take the boat off, level the bunks, and put her back on again. Unless one of your bunks has slipped (possible but doubtful), that's all it should...
10-17-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

Blame it on Bullshipper (or maybe it was...

Blame it on Bullshipper (or maybe it was siri)...He started it. On the last drift (post #203) he must have been eating while he was 'keyboarding' and mis-typed Skater and it came out Skeeter. The...
10-16-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

OK...first contact. Of course, we just had the...

OK...first contact. Of course, we just had the docks redone (F Murphy)...let's see how it goes...
10-16-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 14,535
Posted By MarkV

CARY. A sainted name with provenance second to...

CARY. A sainted name with provenance second to none. The 32 was a 'button' boat for us, and we skirted project boats (twice) thru the years. I regret it...

When Posner got a hold of CARY I wasn't...
10-15-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

It's lunchtime...Hey Carpe don't let a little THT...

It's lunchtime...Hey Carpe don't let a little THT banter 'get your goat'. It's what happens during 'idle' time when you're not posting stuff about your boat and the natives get restless (lol).

1-...
10-13-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 774
Posted By MarkV

Those are great numbers. If you subscribe to the...

Those are great numbers. If you subscribe to the notion that a pleasure craft engine's rated cruise is at 75% max rpm, and use 6000 rpm as max, then your theoretical cruise is 4500 rpm all day long....
10-13-2020, 06:54 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

Hey Bull, I think you know too much...Most of us...

Hey Bull, I think you know too much...Most of us believe you are in Baja (at least some of the time). I am in awe of your memory sometimes, (like when you remembered when Honda wouldn't warranty...
10-12-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 12,477
Posted By MarkV

x 10. jbg108's 'opus dei' transcends the word...

x 10. jbg108's 'opus dei' transcends the word 'boat'. A one off craft is as much about the vision/idea(s), aspirations, and anticipation(s), as it is about the actual execution required to make it...
10-12-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 12,477
Posted By MarkV

lol...word of the day... I guess building a...

lol...word of the day...

I guess building a (custom) boat is nothing more than a construction project. Our last 32 story condo contract was 3" thick with size 7 font and my fingers were cramped...
10-12-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,059
Posted By MarkV

Older Thread but interesting nonetheless. The...

Older Thread but interesting nonetheless. The 60's/70's could be considered a 'sphagetti bowl' in terms of mixing of hull shapes/rapid changes where mfrs were springing up (and dying off), as well as...
10-11-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,975
Posted By MarkV

Looking very nice Carpe. Regarding the aft end...

Looking very nice Carpe. Regarding the aft end setup I think the walk-thru in the center w/dual wells would be our choice as well. Though our twins are setup at 42" o/c (boarding ladder is in the...
10-10-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By MarkV

That's a great point Cas. The Rybo's stern is...

That's a great point Cas. The Rybo's stern is radiused...
10-10-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 502
Posted By MarkV

Skater - We used Dolphin. Easy, and since we live...

Skater - We used Dolphin. Easy, and since we live in the area, were able to pick them up at their Pompano Bch location. We used their HD versions for our 30' w/tower. depending on your 38''s weight...
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