Forumsee - Boating 1978 Evinrude not tsarting Recently purchased a boat with a 1978 50hp evinrude. Engine turns over but doesn't start. I'm getting spark, Not sure hw long it sat for, possibly years. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:32:21 GMT Johnson & Evinrude Outboards - 35 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:32:21Z 75 HP Stinger - 1970's or early 80's man I just picked up an older Johnson stinger 75 HP motor. I can't see a tag, but it has the checkered flag on the cowl. When I do research on it, it seems that a LOT of people like these outboards... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:32:05 GMT Johnson & Evinrude Outboards - 35 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:32:05Z prop size -1986 evenrude 50hp. removed the prop and could not find any stamped numbers on the prop. how can you determine the size and pitch ? Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:31:58 GMT Johnson & Evinrude Outboards - 35 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:31:58Z 1976 Evinrude 15HP Dies. Gents, I'm resurrecting a 15604R 1976 Evinrude 15hp that sat for 9 years. I replaced the starter rope, water pump, upper ignition coil and cleaned the carb. It starts, runs and idles great but a... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:31:51 GMT Johnson & Evinrude Outboards - 35 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:31:51Z Identifying Actual Model Number of 1996 Johnson 150 Oceanrunner My son recently bought the subject motor. Trying to ID the actual model number, but the placard on the mid section is worn out. The ID number on the title is G04034872. Is there any way to determin... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:31:44 GMT Johnson & Evinrude Outboards - 35 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:31:44Z 1988 Johnson 88SPL powerhead swap '76 Johnson 115 Hi all, I have '76 115hp Johnson with blown cyl. It's a clean freshwater motor. I also have a '88 johnson 88spl, runs great, but corrosion issues. Can I put the 88spl on the 115? Are the lower uni... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:31:37 GMT Johnson & Evinrude Outboards - 35 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:31:37Z Aluminium Transom repair, anybody done it? Have a StarCraft chieftain 18 foot and like so many others the transom is a little soft and Flexi, a fabricator offered to try and repair with aluminum so I was wondering if anybody else has had su... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:26:43 GMT Starcraft Boats - 98 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:26:43Z Advice on 18' wellcraft 1987 Hey whats up guys im looking into upgrading to a bigger boat.Theres this guy close to me trying to get rid of his 1987 wellcraft center console. The engine is a 115hp yamaha 4 stroke im not too sur... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:03:13 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:03:13Z Advice please -Buying a new boat I lost the 50? sailboat we brought up from the Caribbean in Hurricane Irma and am planning, because the aquatic environment here in Miami is so different, to replace it with a power boat . Though... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:02:57 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:02:57Z Loosing water pressure ? Pump runs , shuts, then repeats over & over Since owing boat 2 years this on/off of the pump has plagued me. Low on the priority list I live with it, Now I want too correct . ?Boat is a 30 ft cruiser. I shut pump from control panel when d... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:02:49 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:02:49Z STARCRAFT SERIAL NUMBERS? New Friends, Do any of our members have a list of STARCRAFT serial numbers that reveals the Date of Manufacture & perhaps the NAME of the model?? I've found an "elderly" 14-foot fiberglass ba... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:02:42 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:02:42Z 69 fastwin starter problem I have two 69 evinrude fastwin 18hp motors on my 69 alumacraft. Electric start and choke. I've never had a problem with waiter but this last weekend I went to start one of the motors and all I'm ge... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:02:29 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:02:29Z Vent hatch After inspecting my Cuddy hatch I have come to the decision to replace it as it leaks and some of the hardware is worn out ( it is 33 years old). So who makes a decent one that still has an afforda... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:02:22 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:02:22Z larger bowriders Besides the regal Ventura 8.3SE what other 25' plus bowriders are out there. Budget is about $16,000, so yes we are looking at used. We love the lay out of the ventura just want to see what othe... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:02:15 GMT Boat Topics and Questions (not engine topics) - 23 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T08:02:15Z Basalt fiber Hi, I've been using basalt fabric for about a year on anything that I would usually use fiberglass for. My question is do you think a hull made of basalt and epoxy could be built and if so would it... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 06:32:02 GMT Materials - Boat Design Forums 2017-11-23T06:32:02Z Electric Anchor winch Hi, Im relatively new to the boating scene, bought meself a Stabicraft 589 about a month ago and am enjoying it so much. I find that I go out a lot by myself, I dont really mind that, but I real... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 06:26:44 GMT Boating Chat 2017-11-23T06:26:44Z Top mount Control box differences Control box in boat is giving me troubles. I own a 1980, 21' Galstron Sea Furry III. It does have a Mercury binnacle top mount (part # 88688A19) which is giving me troubles (worn out), and I would ... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 04:46:48 GMT Mercury Mariner Outboard Forum 2017-11-23T04:46:48Z quaestion for joe reeves Hello mr reeves is there a way I can use the sensor that was in the vro system as a low fuel warning ? I have a 1995 triple evinrude 60/70 hp and have the vro completely disconnected etc. no oi... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 03:04:20 GMT Johnson Evinrude Outboard Forum 2017-11-23T03:04:20Z Suzuki DF6A Question I would like to ask you a question regard the Suzuki DF6AS. I noticed that when I fully tilt down the outboard, it not locked in the down position, so I can tilt up again without pressing the l... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:43:32 GMT Suzuki Outboard Forum 2017-11-23T02:43:32Z What to do with the empty engine bay? I suppose this question is allied to my other thread about converting a quarter berth, and comes about for the following reason: I have one of what must be a very small number of Westerly Tige... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:39:06 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-23T02:39:06Z How long should shaft and prop anode combination to last? Hi Last February I fitted a brand new "Beneteau type" anode to the propeller on my Beneteau 37 (based in the Solent) with no shaft anode. There are no other anodes on the boat. After 5 month... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:38:59 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-23T02:38:59Z Crusader 350 Oil pan leak near remote filter plate Hi All, I have attached a pic of where the oil is leaking. It looked like there was an issue there at sometime in the past. Any ideas on how to fix this? Thanks for looking. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:13:33 GMT Crusader Marine Engine Forum 2017-11-23T02:13:33Z Failed Jet Pump Rebuild on 08 RXT-X what did I do wrong? So I purchased a jet pump rebuild kit for my 2008 RXT-X 255 ski. Bearings were toast. I followed a video on youtube and everything I thought went smooth. When I installed the impeller , the oute... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 02:03:36 GMT 4-Tec Sea-Doo PWC Forum 2017-11-23T02:03:36Z Here is one reasonm why I moved to Florida in 1972 after living in Mass for 20 years Ok so I went out to put the trash at the curb this morning when a bright light in the sky took me away , when I woke up I found myself at the beach with my van and my p w c's , the weather was 80 a... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:38:18 GMT General Discussion | Jet Boaters Community Forum 2017-11-23T01:38:18Z Anyone near Ruthin could do me a favour plz? hello, second time I'm asking for help here in buying a keyboard for my son... first time was unsuccessful due to bidding going higher than expected (and prepared to pay) this time thin... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:08:30 GMT Motor Boat Forum 2017-11-23T01:08:30Z Sanity check on engine geometry Premise: boat sheltered and wintered, engines expected to not move for 7 months overall. Suggestion received from an official engineer (MAN as it happens, but I don't think this matter): every mo... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:08:24 GMT Motor Boat Forum 2017-11-23T01:08:24Z Want to buy: Cargo Trailer Looking to buy a used 6x12 or close, cargo trailer, probably single axle but a tandem might work. Anywhere in Fl . JMM PM me. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:03:45 GMT Trucks & Trailers - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T01:03:45Z Need help connecting Ray Marine SmartPilot to new Garmin 1000 series chartplotter I am replacing my old Garmin 2010 Chartplotter with a new Garmin 1040 XSV Chartplotter. I have the new plotter powered up, but I am confused about the wiring to my Ray Marine SmartPilot S1000 ... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:58:45 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:58:45Z New Simrad Evo2 NSO/NSS Update Software version 6.0-58.1.94 was just released There is a teaser about the Yamaha Command Link Plus integration, but I did not get the feature unlock option yet. There is also notice of a S5100 u... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:58:39 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:58:39Z SONARHUB 7.0 sync two bands I currently have a HDS 12 gen 2 and a Sonar Hub with a B175HW. I'm thinking of adding a second 12 inch unit either the Lowrance HDS gen 3 or NSS EVO 2 and a B175M. Will the latest software update... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:58:32 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:58:32Z Drive showers and salt water I'm not convinced this is a great idea. The thought of continually dumping salt water on my drives just doesn't sound too smart. Thoughts? Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:44:38 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:44:38Z water keep getting in console and not draining out one of my boats keep getting water in the console area and the water will not drain out. it is a 20 foot center console the boat is on a lift, there was alot of dirt and stuff for while in there s... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:44:20 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:44:20Z Adding Second Helm Hey guys..I'm looking to add a second set of controls to my boat in the aft cockpit area. No steering, just throttles. The problem is I'm limited on space and cant find a place to put them. I would... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:44:14 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:44:14Z 180 hydra sport sea horse Anyone know where you might access a starboard side of hull on a 1999 hydra sport 180 sea horse, purchased one,it would be a lot easier to repair with a front piece of the hull. has about a 1 ft ho... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:44:07 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:44:07Z Buying Yamaha f225 corrosion pics Im purchasing a used boat. During inspection of the mid section the Yami mechanic noted the start of corrosion while changing out water pump and thermostats. The mechanic and boat survey stated tha... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:44:01 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:44:01Z WORLD CAT - 266/270 SC Questions Hello THT members, I am looking to take a leap into the cat world, fish Lake Erie and Lake St Clair all trolling. I have done some extensive reading on here, through what i could find searching ke... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:55 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:55Z What kind of anchor roller should I get? So I bought this aluminum fishing boat with this fancy looking pulpit. (my first boat). Then I got a 14lbs delta anchor. Set the anchor for an hour in gentle but steady current, boat didn't move, s... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:48 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:48Z Jimmy Buffet Freeman Jimmy got him a pilot house with a tower! 33 footer. That must be a Freeman in Paradise! on face book. https://scontent.fmia1-2.fna.fbcdn.n...f3&oe=5A8A1BB7 Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:36 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:36Z Jack plate issues I have a cmc jack plate and its not going up or down so I did some troubleshooting and here is what i foud Relays are clicking when toggle switch is activated if i take the 2 wires coming... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:29 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:29Z Key West performance I?m looking into buying a used Key West 196 Bay reef 2001 with a 2012 115 Yamaha. I was just curious If the 115 four stroke was enough power for the 196 BR Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:23 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:23Z Carolina Skiff kit boat? I?m looking for a dealer that will put a kit boat together that uses Honda outboards in either Ga North Fla or the Carolinas. It seems as if Honda is a thing of the past when it comes to outboards ... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:16 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:16Z Where to get Evinrude parts? 1994 150 Looks like I need the vapor separator cover, warped and leaking, gasket and misc. parts. wants $6 each for the screws, mine are stripped from some idiot, $4 each for o-rings, etc., r... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:43:10 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:43:10Z Grease fitting size Hi One of my grease fittings on my steering arm broke off. Does anyone know what size they are? I have an Outboard Mercury Optimax 2.5L 200Hp . Trying to find it online and there are many types a... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:38:11 GMT Boating How-To?s : The Kerno Memorial Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-23T00:38:11Z Carburetor Swap - 2006 Larson 180 SEI (3.0GLP-D) 3.0L Hello All, I have a 2006 Larson 180 SEI (3.0L GLP-D) that came with swapped out carburetor which is not even a marine. It is leaking all over from the diaphragm to the butterfly shaft. It calls... Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:03:25 GMT Volvo Penta I/O & Inboard Gas Engines & Outdrives - 58 - Page: 1 2017-11-23T00:03:25Z Globemaster 26 Tri Does anyone have info on a Globemaster 26 Tri designed by Arther Piver? Just bought one and want to bring her back to life.   Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:28:39 GMT Sailboats - Boat Design Forums 2017-11-22T22:28:39Z Canadian Bouy near Toronto For the past couple of years that I've been able to go boating in the Toronto area, I have always felt that there is a big gap in Buoys between Hamilton and Toronto. The Buoy that is near Hamilton ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:23:42 GMT Boat Talk - Chaparral Boats Owners Club 2017-11-22T22:23:42Z A new way to drain your oil Here is a different way to drain your oil from the drain plug. It's available at NAPA. 30 different sizes. ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:23:35 GMT Boat Talk - Chaparral Boats Owners Club 2017-11-22T22:23:35Z "Seagrass arguments focus too much on the fluffy.... such as seahorses." report. Title quote from a comment by a Seagrass expert from Cardiff. Dr Richard Unsworth (Swansea) published a new paper last friday on the worldwide importance of seagrasses, and the threat to thi... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:28:37 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T20:28:37Z The "lee bow effect" Now I know this is a perennial question and debates over whether there is such a thing as a ?lee bow effect? have been going on for decades, but I?m nevertheless finding it quite difficult to fully... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:28:31 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T20:28:31Z British Steel Challenge and Chay Blyth This was one of the steps that took Pete Goss from Tug to instructor to skipper of the races to eventual 'stardom' How long was training for the paying punters (they were paying punters weren't t... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:28:24 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T20:28:24Z New look Yachting Monthly on its way! Hello forumites, I posted a little while ago with some explanations about the seismic upheavals for those of us who work at Yachting Monthly, Yachting World, Practical Boat Owner and Motor Boat & Y... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:28:18 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T20:28:18Z Lee-Bow-Effect/Lee-Bow-Strategy Article He's missed out at least one definition, but supports some of my prejudices, which is always nice. Also FWIW, I question how common the term lee-bow is in some of these contexts. I'd only hear... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:28:12 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T20:28:12Z Helix 5 or Helix 7 Question I'm considering a Helix 5 or 7 and have a few questions that'll help me decide what I go with. How deep will the side scan see the bottom in salt water? Will it work in 50 ft, 90 ft, 150 ft ?... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:24:03 GMT Humminbird 2017-11-22T19:24:03Z Classic Yacht Boleh Boleh was built in 1949 in Singapore. She is an absolute beauty and really is one of a kind. Based in Portsmouth she spends her time taking out various charity groups and local schools. I ma... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:59:05 GMT Classic and wooden boats 2017-11-22T18:59:05Z Rear engine mounts 1985 alpha 1/140h.p. 0A509551 3.0L 0A496660 ALPHA 1 CAN I REPLACE MY REAR ENGINE MOUNTS (DOUBLE WOUND LOCK WASHER/REINFORCED WASHER SYSTEM) WITH THE (ONE PIECE RUBBER MOUNT SLEEVE AND SPACER SYSTEM) ? Is the spring... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:55:37 GMT Mercruiser Sterndrive Forum 2017-11-22T18:55:37Z Sail Loft Recommendations for Solent Area I am looking for recommendations for a Sail Loft in the Solent area. I have a 'new to me' 2006 Bavaria 29 Cruiser with original sails. The sails are in generally good condition due to very ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:38:24 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-22T18:38:24Z Windlass to which battery bank? Following on from another thread I am curious as to which batery bank the windlass is normally connected? I have an 85ah engine battery, 2 x 100ah service batteries, a 60 amp alternator, 2 x 1... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:38:17 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-22T18:38:17Z Sterling 30amp charger (bought this year) anomaly Boat out of the water and charger permanently connected - ticks over and maintains batteries etc. This charger appears goes in to some sort of standby/sleep mode after a period of time. Today I not... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:38:11 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-22T18:38:11Z Wetlander/Bottom Coating Side Effects So, first wanted to say that I did do quite a bit of searching on here before making this thread. Just didn't quite find the answers. Question regarding the side effects of bottom coating a small... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:17:11 GMT River Jet Boating Forum • View forum - River Jet Boating Board 2017-11-22T18:17:11Z Recommended Detroit diesel spare parts dealer Has anyone got any recommendations for suppliers of Detroit diesel spare parts please? Regards Anthony Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:07:29 GMT Motor Boat Forum 2017-11-22T17:07:29Z Looking for a lot of boat for £35K ? Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:07:23 GMT Motor Boat Forum 2017-11-22T17:07:23Z Camera on raymarine c90w I have have tried a 780 and 1080 camera left over from our cctv ist. Neither worked properly just showing multiple lines/ undistiguishable images.Tried auto,4.3 and 16.9 in the menu but no better ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:07:17 GMT Motor Boat Forum 2017-11-22T17:07:17Z Bullet transducer from lowrance Lowrance seems to have retired its HSTWSBL era transducer with Hook2? Any experience with this 40o 200khz bullet transducer? Moose Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:57:58 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:57:58Z Will the SteadyCast heading sensor work with Garmin 42XX or 52XX series plotters? Garmin's write up on the SteadyCast heading sensor says Quote: "SteadyCast heading sensor installs easily with NMEA 2000® plug-and-play interface and a simple 2-step precisi... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:57:38 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:57:38Z Thoughts on Garmin GT15M-IH transducer I am contemplating adding another transducer to my boat as the one I have is for my older 3210 unit. I also have a 741xs and would like to add a transducer to that. I was looking at the Garmin GT... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:57:32 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:57:32Z using video input for tuna tower display I have been looking over various options for a network display to put in the upper helm/tower. I really like the Furuno TZtouch2 units for the main lower helm but Furuno does not give you much of a... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:57:25 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:57:25Z Scuppers on a 1997 Sailfish 170 I have a 1997 Sailfish 170 cc with a 1995 Yamaha 85 on the back. On a recent trip I noticed that the stern seems low in the water, so I have a few questions. This should not be caused by the weig... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:43:37 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:43:37Z Mold Inhibitor I've searched but can't seem to find a post with the product that folks recommend for vinyl as a mold inhibitor. Something tells me you can buy it at Home Depot. I know how to get rid of mold... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:43:31 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:43:31Z Under Gunnel Lights Looking to buy RGB under gunnel lights. My primary concern is that they last and I do not need to replace again in two years. Customer support is a plus too. I will make sure that I install them... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:43:24 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:43:24Z Finding Actual Model Number for 1996 Johnson 150 Oceanrunner My son recently bought a boat with the subject motor on it. The title only has an ID number which is G04034872. Is there a way to determine it's model number from this info? Thanks in advance. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:43:18 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:43:18Z 1985 30' cc scarab sport ?'s Toying with buying one, it's been lift stored, needs repowered, I have 2 250hp 4 stroke low hour veriodos, needs reupholstered, wrapped and new electronics. Has trailer that needs some work as well... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:43:05 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:43:05Z Noosa Cat - Planing or Semi-Displacement? Was curious as to whether the Noosa Cat was a planing or semi-displacement hull? I was unable to find any reference to either. The sponsons look very similar to the World Cat's, so I am guessing a ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:57 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:57Z WaterStick - Spot Free Water Anyone tried one of these? I'm currently looking for an affordable, portable device to use during final rinse of the boat, and this one ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:44 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:44Z SeaStar is Sold Dometic to acquire SeaStar Solutions for US$875m The acquisition will ?significantly broaden? Dometic's marine offerings in North America Sweden?s Dometic Group says it will acquire Se... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:37 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:37Z navigation light placement? My nav light is now located on the bow but I want to install an anchor roller there. Is it ok to move the red/green nav light to the top front of my T-top or does it have to stay on the front of th... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:31 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:31Z Is this the best it can do? 17' cobia center console with an 03 suzuki df70 fuel injected 4-stroke with 250 hours. It runs 31.8 MPH at about 5600 rpms on a 13 1/4 × 16 stainless prop. What are y'alls thoughts on the prop vs s... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:24 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:24Z OMC Sea Drive Retrofit - Need help! I need to retrofit 17' Proline with OMC Sea Drive. Most people pull the whole piece of junk of the back, glass over the holes and install a bracket. This guy was creative! (See pic) He di... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:17 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:17Z Best THT thread.... I?ve been thru some of the THT epic threads. Some read like novels or a collection of short stories. I find them fascinating... give me your fav. I may have missed some...thanx Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:42:10 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T16:42:10Z Volvo Penta 7.4GI Crank - No Start - No Injector Spray Hey guys - working on a new to me 98 Crownline 266BR with the VP 7.4 MPI Engine that will crank, but not start on its own -- without a sniff of starting fluid/brake cleaner. I can get it to start/... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:02:49 GMT Volvo Penta I/O & Inboard Gas Engines & Outdrives - 58 - Page: 1 2017-11-22T16:02:49Z Dp-sm 1.95 (m22) no drain plug? There is no drain plug on my outdrive on the lower unit? Am I missing something ? Do you remove oil from the top? Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:02:41 GMT Volvo Penta I/O & Inboard Gas Engines & Outdrives - 58 - Page: 1 2017-11-22T16:02:41Z Volvo Penta Steering Auctuator Re-builders? Hello All, I have a been a member for a while and have gained so much knowledge from this forum....Thank you. I have a 2004 Volvo Penta Duo-prop and the power steering actuator is leaking fro... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:02:33 GMT Volvo Penta I/O & Inboard Gas Engines & Outdrives - 58 - Page: 1 2017-11-22T16:02:33Z 4.3 GXi Engine Swap I have a 4.3 Gxi Volvo Penta with an SX/m 1.66 drive. Does anybody know if the new v6-240 will bolt on to the stern drive? I know I will probably have to get some new harnesses but I do not want t... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:02:26 GMT Volvo Penta I/O & Inboard Gas Engines & Outdrives - 58 - Page: 1 2017-11-22T16:02:26Z Motorway accident - repairing dent in Quintrex hull Hi all Had some bad luck today and a car clipped my Quintrex and trailer on the motorway. Could have been a lot, lot worse that's for sure - no injuries fortunately. DSC_6480.jpg DSC_6481... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:22:19 GMT Boating Chat 2017-11-22T14:22:19Z Small part-time job offer. Looking for someone, who could draw plans for ~5m sit on top kayak type Not sure if it's the right forum i'm posting in. I've posted idea about this boat before, now i have more or less clear idea about what i want. Since i'm not engineer i don't think i can draw so... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:02:11 GMT Boat Design - Boat Design Forums 2017-11-22T14:02:11Z Next AC boat generation...? From gCaptain. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:27:29 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T12:27:29Z François Gabart - Macif - ahead of record schedule Yesterday after 18 days at sea, FG had a 764 nm lead on Thomas Coville's record schedule single-handed non-stop round the world. He said that it was very cold 2 - 3° but when he had serious ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:27:23 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T12:27:23Z Access to Chichester Marina with 2.1m Draft I am considering visiting Chichester Marina this weekend 25-26 Nov 2017 and wanted to know if this is realistic given I have a 2.1m draft. I note that the small river leading up to the lock has a ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:27:17 GMT Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt 2017-11-22T12:27:17Z ShipDriver plugin for OpenCPN I have published a simulator/game for OpenCPN on GitHub. You can get a Windows installer here: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:33:30 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-22T10:33:30Z Can anybody name this dinghy? Hello! I have been thinking about buying a dinghy. One has been offered, but the seller don't know what is the model of it. Can anybody tell from this picture, what it might be? From the picture... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:33:24 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-22T10:33:24Z How do marine sealants ?go off?? I’d like to decant some CT1 into a 200ml syringe for using small amounts sparingly. If such a sealant comes into contact, albeit brief, with air as its transferred to the syringe, will this begin t... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:33:11 GMT Practical Boat Owner's Reader to Reader 2017-11-22T10:33:11Z Polyester ages to 1/4 strenght with 1 million cycles and design rules I read eliasson book and there was a graphic which shows polyester in grp ages in 1 million cycles to 1/4 strenght. Do we design boats with final , middle or first strenght while using class rul... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:16:40 GMT Class Societies - Boat Design Forums 2017-11-22T09:16:40Z Nicol tri needs repair QLD Anyone in QLD up for a cruising tri project? Not much in the way of detail but the boats on the hard with damage to the main hull. Seems like a lot of boat for 15k? Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:11:49 GMT Multihulls - Boat Design Forums 2017-11-22T09:11:49Z Water Pressure for Honda 150 HP Can anyone tell me what the normal operating Water Pressure should be for a Honda O/B 150 HP.? Thanks, Ron Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:11:09 GMT Honda Outboard Forum 2017-11-22T09:11:09Z A silly question: Do I need a radar? Good day, guys, As a recreational boater, only go out in good weather, very rare to stay out side of marina after between sunset and sunrise, in this condition, do I need a radar? I ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:06:22 GMT Motor Boat Forum 2017-11-22T09:06:22Z Tilted element transducers compatible with Bottom Discrimination TZ Touch2 Is a B60 tilted element thru hull transducer compatible with a Furuno TZ Touch2 Bottom Discrimination function? Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:56:44 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T08:56:44Z Optimal Settings for Simrad Total scan Transducer Hello guys, I just installed a simrad go7xse with a total scan transducer on my boat and I was wondering if anyone has recommended settings for the structure scan. I fish mostly 8-40 feet of ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:56:31 GMT Marine Electronics Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T08:56:31Z New lower unit clunking into gear majority of throttle engage. Owner of a 1970 19"6 with an 87 150 2 stroke yamaha. Recently had a refurbished lower unit installed with warranty due to a grind / rattle at 3/4 throttle, which goes away as you push past to wide ... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:42:08 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T08:42:08Z Are Yamaha F350's on back order? Trying to get to the bottom of a mystery. I'm told F350's are back ordered into May. What are the chances that is true?? Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:42:02 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T08:42:02Z Flare Comparison working on a vid and I thought this quick clip would be of interest to boaters. I had never seen a Solas Flare before. ( I am just sharing information, no personal gain for me) https://www.fac... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:41:55 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T08:41:55Z 2018 Sportsman Open 282 Tournament Edition Build So the boat has been ordered and the projected delivery date is the first week of Feb. Im not sure how the holidays affect boat manufacturers but my guess would be they included the holiday delay i... Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:41:49 GMT The Boating Forum - The Hull Truth - Boating and Fishing Forum 2017-11-22T08:41:49Z