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Yesterday, 02:58 PM
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Posted By Ebbie

Thanks for the post. But I must admit, I had...

Thanks for the post. But I must admit, I had heard of Kite fishing before, but I thought, “hmmm Kite, I wonder if that is a good eating fish!” ;-)
10-13-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 711
Posted By Ebbie

I forgot who wrote it or I would give him credit,...

I forgot who wrote it or I would give him credit,
”Every boat is a wet boat and every boat is a dry boat. It depends on who is at the helm.”
I’ve never owned or driven one. But I agree they are...
10-13-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 917
Posted By Ebbie

At that price point it will be extremely...

At that price point it will be extremely important that you be able to perform some maintenance. The expense begins when you buy the boat. Simple things like servicing the lower unit, changing or...
10-11-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,690
Posted By Ebbie

I find it amazing that people take a hole saw to...

I find it amazing that people take a hole saw to the bottom of their hull and not seal it properly. It seems you have been on this cruise before. I commend you for holding yourself accountable for...
Forum: Dockside Chat
10-10-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,149
Posted By Ebbie

Thoughts and Prayers for her and her family.And...

Thoughts and Prayers for her and her family.And gratitude that the ones who care most about her have not given up hope. I haven’t either.
10-08-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,434
Posted By Ebbie

When you can’t afford a boat.

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This dude has got it going on. Headed for...
10-03-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 289
Posted By Ebbie

I believe they usually pressure check the tank....

I believe they usually pressure check the tank. Gas smell in the bilge can be a leaking filter or fuel line. Or a tank leak.
09-29-2019, 01:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By Ebbie

Yes, but they don’t buy Chrysler 300’s.

Yes, but they don’t buy Chrysler 300’s.
09-27-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,138
Posted By Ebbie

A member wrote on here recently that when he...

A member wrote on here recently that when he walked into the showroom his boat actually spoke to him.
He bought it on the spot.
After many years of ownership he is still quite happy with it.
He...
09-27-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 647
Posted By Ebbie

It would have been a better story if there were...

It would have been a better story if there were pictures of the fish.
09-25-2019, 11:45 AM
09-23-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,380
Posted By Ebbie

That’s what they are pricing out to online when...

That’s what they are pricing out to online when you use their boat building software.
I think the Sportsman is a cut above some of the other production boats with that price point.
My only...
09-21-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By Ebbie

Welcome to THT, 28K for a new boat motor and...

Welcome to THT,
28K for a new boat motor and trailer is going to be hard to beat.
09-21-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,302
Posted By Ebbie

I would love to climb on the “they are junk”...

I would love to climb on the “they are junk” bandwagon here.
And I’ve never fished one. My experience is walking past them at
Bass Pro/Cabelas on my way to the bargain cave.
But if I was shopping...
Forum: Gulf Coast
09-21-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,499
Posted By Ebbie

If you buy an Edgewater post it. We drive past...

If you buy an Edgewater post it.
We drive past Corpus on our way to the island.
I would love to get a look at one in person.
I’ve had my eye on a 2013 with a 120 hours on twin Yammies.
09-20-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,440
Posted By Ebbie

The only thing missing is, “garage kept, never...

The only thing missing is, “garage kept, never been in Saltwater.”
Good luck, let us know how it turns out.
I just love a story with a happy ending.
Forum: Gulf Coast
09-20-2019, 03:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,258
Posted By Ebbie

I’m currently sitting on about 2K worth of new...

I’m currently sitting on about 2K worth of new tackle because I’ve gone from inshore to offshore.
And it all started with, “what the hell was that?”
“I don’t know but it was BIG!!”
It’s not a...
Forum: Gulf Coast
09-20-2019, 02:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,499
Posted By Ebbie

If you buy a new Edgewater I wouldn’t be too...

If you buy a new Edgewater I wouldn’t be too worried about warranty work.
At least as far as the Hull and rigging are concerned.
In 4 years you could probably sell it straight across for a new...
Forum: Gulf Coast
09-20-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,348
Posted By Ebbie

I bought a work sharp this week. Bad ass...

I bought a work sharp this week. Bad ass sharpener.
When I get down to the Island I have some work to do.
Thank you for the post Faubs.
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-20-2019, 02:21 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,070
Posted By Ebbie

We had a foreign exchange student from France. I...

We had a foreign exchange student from France. I took my wife and daughter across the pond for a visit. It will be 2 years in December. ...
09-19-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,234
Posted By Ebbie

Talking In that case you might say he’s running...

In that case you might say he’s running Fore-Strokes. “Bluevein” oh, the irony of that name!
09-19-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,234
Posted By Ebbie

I don’t understand. There are no rod holders.

I don’t understand. There are no rod holders.
09-17-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,210
Posted By Ebbie

That's what the rookies use where I work.

That's what the rookies use where I work.
09-17-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,830
Posted By Ebbie

Anther fishing machine that holds incredible...

Anther fishing machine that holds incredible value.
09-17-2019, 07:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,830
Posted By Ebbie

I’m searching too. And listening to these guys....

I’m searching too. And listening to these guys. (^^^About Time^^^) If you want Deep Vee and you’re going to spend 100K or more...
the 3 piece hull build is a fishing machine. I like the bath tub...
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