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Yesterday, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Posted By Freeportchris

The Caulk doesn’t work as good as it gets older,...

The Caulk doesn’t work as good as it gets older, Ask the ladies which caulk they prefer then go from there.
Yesterday, 07:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By Freeportchris

It rides very well for its size and does well in...

It rides very well for its size and does well in the tight chop. I ran it for 1 season without tabs ,then installed Lencos on it which helped a lot. Great solid boat with plenty of room to fish for...
Yesterday, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By Freeportchris

I pretty much fish the same way do , mostly...

I pretty much fish the same way do , mostly inside and on occasions I head up to 10 miles out to bottom fish on reefs and wrecks. I was looking a few years back at most of the boats you’re looking at...
06-02-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,048
Posted By Freeportchris

I think most owners of 24’ and under walkarounds...

I think most owners of 24’ and under walkarounds originally wanted A center console but their wives put their foot down and now they own a walk around . Now they on here tellin everyone the...
06-02-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By Freeportchris

We work on a lot of “ go fast boats” at my...

We work on a lot of “ go fast boats” at my marina. Most performance boats that have aluminum heads that are raw water cooled are used and put back on a lift/ trailer and flushed out. Also a lot of...
Forum: Northeast
06-01-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By Freeportchris

I own a Northcoast 19’ . It’s 10 degree transom...

I own a Northcoast 19’ . It’s 10 degree transom deadrise but it’s like a sword in the bow. Runs very well and dry in a chop. Very smooth up and down sea .If in a heavy chop and takin em on the side...
05-26-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Freeportchris

No not gear oil, Either 30w non detergent motor...

No not gear oil, Either 30w non detergent motor oil or ATF depending on manufacturer spec. I would look at the tags on both sides and try to make out at the very least the manufacturer of the box...
05-26-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Freeportchris

I’m assuming it’s a V drive boat. They usually...

I’m assuming it’s a V drive boat. They usually have tags on the gearbox with manufacturer info ( model,serial, oil type) . Most I’ve seen use straight 30w non detergent engine oil.
05-26-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,309
Posted By Freeportchris

Another aspect to consider is maneuverability. ...

Another aspect to consider is maneuverability. For arguments sake let’s say these motors are on a 25ft boat. The boat with twins will be much better as far as that’s concerned.
05-26-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,833
Posted By Freeportchris

That’s my brother’s old boat. Great rig dude. He...

That’s my brother’s old boat. Great rig dude. He sold it back in I think 2017. My brothers an OCD neat freak to almost a fault ,he kept that boat looking like new and I helped him Maintain the...
05-25-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,833
Posted By Freeportchris

Did this boat by any chance have the name “...

Did this boat by any chance have the name “ Podcast” on the side?
Forum: Northeast
05-20-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Freeportchris

I have one spooled with 10lb power pro the other...

I have one spooled with 10lb power pro the other I have 20lb power pro. Backed with mono so about 150 yards of braid on each.
Forum: Northeast
05-19-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Freeportchris

I have BG 3000’s on Star Rods “ Aerial” 7’...

I have BG 3000’s on Star Rods “ Aerial” 7’ 12-20lb 3/8-2oz rods. Nice light weight combos . I use them for fishing soft plastics on jig heads to 1.5 oz for stripers in the bays. I use them to buck...
05-19-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,454
Posted By Freeportchris

Perhaps your new outdrive is a different gear...

Perhaps your new outdrive is a different gear ratio?
Forum: Northeast
05-19-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,041
Posted By Freeportchris

I have a thread in this section regarding similar...

I have a thread in this section regarding similar behavior. There’s people out there that just feel entitled to do what they want . It’s a big **** you to us who do the right thing.
Forum: Northeast
05-19-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Freeportchris

I’ve come to a decision now. Next time I’m out...

I’ve come to a decision now. Next time I’m out fishing at night and they’re there I’m going to call police and see if anything gets done. If no results from that I’ll roll up to the bridge ,gaff...
Forum: Northeast
05-19-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 630
Posted By Freeportchris

I have several Tsunami Airwave Elite 6’6 heavy...

I have several Tsunami Airwave Elite 6’6 heavy action rods with Avet SX G2’s spooled with 50lb power pro that I troll Mojos with.I tie 5ft of 60lb Fluorocarbon straight to braid with double uni knot...
Forum: Northeast
05-19-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Freeportchris

The Bridges do not have a foot path,There is a an...

The Bridges do not have a foot path,There is a an area to stand though by center drawbridge towers. Where the bridge operator enters the tower. That’s where they normally fish from.
Forum: Northeast
05-19-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Freeportchris

Yea man , I fish the Big M, Loop 1 ,and the...

Yea man , I fish the Big M, Loop 1 ,and the Fundy. Always late night. The biggest offenders are always on top of the Big M. The cops come and chase them away then they return and carry on fishing...
Forum: Northeast
05-18-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Freeportchris

I see them filling coolers up with schoolies and...

I see them filling coolers up with schoolies and the one guy will run the cooler off the bridge to hide it. It burns my ass to see.
Forum: Northeast
05-18-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Freeportchris

I’m going to give the park police a call about...

I’m going to give the park police a call about it. The park police have jurisdiction in the areas of the bridges. Occasionally I see them stop on the bridge and hit the lights on the patrol car to...
Forum: Northeast
05-18-2020, 08:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By Freeportchris

Illegal fishing off bridges. What to do?

I frequently fish around the local bridges at night targeting striped bass and blues . The guys fishing from the top of the bridges are becoming more problematic and not just for me the one trying to...
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-15-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,761
Posted By Freeportchris

Last year I purchased a VHF radio at the West...

Last year I purchased a VHF radio at the West Marine in Babylon . Long story short I went to return it a few days later with receipt in hand and in an unopened box. The cashier says “ You paid cash...
Forum: Northeast
05-13-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 40,863
Posted By Freeportchris

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/bfb60602_4de0_45ab_9bb6_b645c82c0a5e_45cb63b50bf88d8f76d1eb9f29a85636f39fe9c1.jpeg...
Forum: Northeast
04-26-2020, 05:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,661
Posted By Freeportchris

I’ve been in the slip since March 30th I’ve been...

I’ve been in the slip since March 30th I’ve been able to get out Tog fishing twice due to work and weather/conditions sucking when I’m off. Hopefully I’ll get another day in before Tog closes on...
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