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Today, 09:16 PM
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Posted By SaltyG

To Gali - in my area, they city does NOT allow...

To Gali - in my area, they city does NOT allow roof over lifts. Says it blocks the neighbors view of the water. No roof or permanent covers are allowed in the entire city on lifts. Thus, the need...
Yesterday, 07:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,274
Posted By SaltyG

I did get a quote. About $15,000. But still...

I did get a quote. About $15,000. But still wanted to hear from someone that had one. Do they hold up? Do they work as easy as they say? Maybe just not that popular yet.
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Views: 1,951
Posted By SaltyG

I am actually looking to install a No Profile...

I am actually looking to install a No Profile Lift for a 38' Fountain. 30,000 Lb, but probably a bit smaller than this lift. But I am curious, do you like the lift in general. Top advantages and...
10-22-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,390
Posted By SaltyG

Per the new release, starting in 20.0 and...

Per the new release, starting in 20.0 and forward, you are supposed to be able to update the Vessel View Link Module (VVL) from the Vessel View Unit, but I didn't see instructions on how to do that. ...
10-21-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,390
Posted By SaltyG

New Mercury Update 20.1 was released last night. ...

New Mercury Update 20.1 was released last night. It should fix these issues, hopefully.
10-20-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 250
Posted By SaltyG

Looks like Mercury just Posted Simrad 20.1 Vessel View

Looks like Mercury Marine just posted the Simrad 20.1 upgrade for their vessel view system. Hopefully that fixes a few of the remaining bugs out there. I won't be able to try it for 2 weeks. ...
10-18-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By SaltyG

On the NSS unit, Swipe down to pull up the main...

On the NSS unit, Swipe down to pull up the main menu. There will be a button (tile) called Sync. Select that. It will show you your email account, the date of the last sync, a button to push for...
10-17-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By SaltyG

I have the same problem. It is the fact that we...

I have the same problem. It is the fact that we sync'ed to the app. Simrad won't admit or doesnt want to understand that is yet again, another software problem.. If you turn your tracks back on,...
08-29-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By SaltyG

I believe once you have contacted the coast guard...

I believe once you have contacted the coast guard and given them your cell phone number, AND IF YOU ARE IN RANGE OF A CELL TOWER, they will text your phone back asking for permission to access your...
08-28-2020, 06:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 668
Posted By SaltyG

If you have Simrad and CMap - you can go here:...

If you have Simrad and CMap - you can go here: https://letsembark.io/core/map and create an account and do your route planning on the computer using their webapp. Not as good as homeport, but ok. ...
08-22-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By SaltyG

Thanks David and Keizerh - I have switched the...

Thanks David and Keizerh - I have switched the Position Source to other units and it works fine. Since my unit is still under warranty, I was trying to determine if it might be a software issue, as...
08-21-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By SaltyG

Keizerh - did you have to send the unit in for...

Keizerh - did you have to send the unit in for repair? What connector inside wasnt mounted well? Thanks.
08-21-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By SaltyG

Anyone Having Simrad NSS Evo3 [OFF] GPS issues- NO GPS FIX after v20.0 upgrade

Hello,

Just trying to figure out the root cause of my issue. After I updated my Simrad NSS Evo3 to v20.0, I am getting intermittent "No GPS Fix" alarms. I am using the internal GPS unit, so the...
08-10-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By SaltyG

Ask gost for the SMS text commands to reset, arm...

Ask gost for the SMS text commands to reset, arm and disarm the unit. A lot of times, the app will not connect to the internet and the Insite Gold app will not work. However, the cellular device...
08-10-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 665
Posted By SaltyG

RDIESEL - I have the same problem. Two NSS 16...

RDIESEL - I have the same problem. Two NSS 16 EVO3 units, both on 20.0. One unit will record and display the tracks and keeps the tracks after a power cycle. Other unit will record the track, but...
08-10-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 654
Posted By SaltyG

UCF Motorcycle....just double checking, yes, once...

UCF Motorcycle....just double checking, yes, once you update the VesselView, you use that device list to find and update the Vessel View Link Module. But you must put the SD card in the SD slot in...
08-02-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,103
Posted By SaltyG

I am in Treasure Island (St. Pete Area). The Sea...

I am in Treasure Island (St. Pete Area). The Sea Tow radio checks used to be great. I could reach one on both 26 and 27 I think. Always nice to check the radio. I have not had it work for me for...
07-02-2020, 05:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 929
Posted By SaltyG

I am over in the Tampa area. I bought the 2008...

I am over in the Tampa area. I bought the 2008 LX in 2009 and kept it for 10 years. Sold it last year in 2019 - someone else in Tampa bought it and I then bought a new Fountain 38 CC (just didnt...
07-01-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 929
Posted By SaltyG

I had the 2008 Fountain 38LX. The 2006 is very...

I had the 2008 Fountain 38LX. The 2006 is very similar, but probably triple 275 Mercury's. The hull should be fine. Great running boats, built like a tank. Have your mechanic check the engines. ...
06-30-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 929
Posted By SaltyG

Joe - What year Fountain and do you mean 38LX or...

Joe - What year Fountain and do you mean 38LX or 38TE? I am not aware of an LE.
06-26-2020, 06:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By SaltyG

Sounds Great! I have always thought of doing Tow...

Sounds Great! I have always thought of doing Tow Boat US in retirement or USCG Aux., just for something to do. Love your Fountain, I had the LX before I got the CC. I really like the boats. Have...
06-26-2020, 06:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By SaltyG

Not sure what to tell you. Maybe it didn't save...

Not sure what to tell you. Maybe it didn't save your settings. Maybe it is just blank and like a brand new screen? Are you able to add new widgets, instruments to that page?
06-25-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By SaltyG

Keepinitreel - A lot depends on the state....

Keepinitreel - A lot depends on the state. Florida has about the highest boat insurance rates, if not the highest. Due to theft and hurricanes. My policy is with Geico, about $9,000 a year. Also I...
06-25-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 13,749
Posted By SaltyG

Regarding FLIR, Link App, etc....for anything...

Regarding FLIR, Link App, etc....for anything that needs an IP address. The old Go Free WiFi unit acted as a DHCP server and provided IP addresses for FLIR cameras, the LINK App and others. The new...
06-24-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By SaltyG

Go to Systems > Features > Applications (usually...

Go to Systems > Features > Applications (usually right above velocity lock - if you purchased that). "ENGINE" is a standard module. The "Instruments" is an "Application" and it is enabled and...
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