this one has a big parking lot
https://www.goldensailshotel.com/ real close to the ramp
I can tell you from experience that you are gonna get your ass kicked on the way back. Its been BLOWING lately.
Ride out there with him, and take...
We fished Sunday. Full scoop of GREAT sardines from nacho. Got to the island and started outside 2 harbors for a WFO bass bite and occasional...
http://fishlegal.info/ get this app
and most newer GPS have the boundaries ...not rocket science.
Bayliner? that explains it
Kelly is rad. nice video!
Thats a badass boat and a great price,someone is gonna get a deal. Id buy it if I didnt have a POS already.
Loved my Parker
And yes, its a 18'
30% off is still about 50% overpriced. Love my Pelican
Shimano teramar with a saltist 20 or 30. ALso caught them on a calcutta 400 while bass fishing
buy a dodge with the cummins 5.9
Juts curious, im sure its out of my budget. Cool boats, he can prob get them going pretty good with some marketing. The east coast is going nuts...
Anybody have any pricing on these? Looks awesome
If you got an issue with a kid catching fish you have problems. Id watch my kid outfish me every day for the rest of y life and be happy about it....
Sweet. What kind of power?
10/10 for us. I look before every trip. Well worth the gas money you are going to save, especially for offshore/island trips
Fishing the beach again? Surf perch WFO
Big fish and SICK pictures...nice!
Sad is me reading this from my desk at work
They are not beached, they are fishing for limits of surf perch
If you wanna mix it up try cutting the tuna into bigger chunks (1") then sear. Put in the fridge and when cold cut them up and make poke. I like...
Ive got a 216 with a yamaha OX66 225 that we might sell. Thinking of upgrading. Its a 1994, real clean ready to go. PM me if you are interested
Anybody looking to replace the switches, here is what we ordered:...
Ours is under the front seat...easy to get to...
Double that number. 2 times you've heard about.
Maybe BD should ban his posts from the ride sharing...you know....before he kills somebody
I hope its not one of us....
Good info for us who may need to replace a tank. Agreed, we have a OX66 and would never use all 120 gallons iver burned like 80 on way too long of...
Sweet. Poly? Whats the capacity? Direct replacement or custom?
put dual quads on it and get 3+NMPG
you can put the bait tank on the rear seat. Easily blow through 3-5 footers at 60mph
Still have it
Agreed. It can get crappy in the afternoon and a deep v 20’ will be more comfy if a ride home. Plus you can hit Catalina. We have a 21 and it’s...
Get a 20’ or bigger, more stable the better. We had a swivel seat on the front of ours that would be perfect. You can have it if you want, I took...
Buy a 2014+ Tundra and never look back
Partnerships DO work. We split our boat 3 ways and over the past 7 years have had NO issues. You have to find the right person/people who are easy...
Sow troll a live mac, cover distance, you will get one.
The die much faster than a lobster in my experience. We toss them in the bait tank until i park the boat, then in the cooler. I cook them right...
Here is a smaller one, only 30gph that may work better for your smaller motor...
We have this one on a yamaha 225. So far so good, we replace the filter every season. Spin on/off pretty easy and the filters are inexpensive. You...
Dan what kind of boat did you get? Looks nice out there
Overloaded 3/4 day boat and lying about fish counts nothing new here
Awesome, kid looks stoked
Good luck Cory, and we all know you scheduled this while the ducky was down!
Free ride for you guys when your ready, on me.
Sorry, I was mesmerized by the pics. Free bump
Yes. Get the app on your phone too.
Woah. Times have changed over there I guess.
Maybe call some personal storage places?
Great info here. Learn something new every day. I guess the point being that a 10’ top shot of flouro will not stretch as much as a 100’ of mono...
This place bottom painted our dingy
call sunset aquatic should be like $160 a month
Remember nada does not include the motor or the trailer or any electronics etc into the price. It’s also way undervalued IMO. I’ve bought and sold...
Badass...we have a 216 and LOVE it, even more than I thought I would
Rich did you buy a Cabo??
Remember that flouro does not stretch and tied straight to spectra you have no play in your line. I have lost fish this way, now I like to have...
BADASS nice work!
It looks real nice out there
My son bought those and he kills it! Tipped with squid
Lots of boats?? Weekend pressure? Ive had days like that when I lived in SD at the Nados
How much $$?
I like the boats
I saw your boat at the ramp last week, looks awesome.
Insurance limits you to 25 miles? Catalina is farther than 25 miles right?
I paid $5 a lb for these...miss those days[IMG]
Got it thanks!
Do you guys know if you can replace the button faces on these buttons? Ours are sun faded. Just the faces, do not want to replace the whole panel....
My mlpa ticket cost more. What a joke
Dont know if this helps but my buddy with a diesel boat build a fuel recyler and just ran it non stop to clean his out. electric fuel pump and a...
Awesome info for us LA guys who can’t get south. Please keep the reports coming!
Badass that looks great. Does he do any kind of fab? I need the frame for the top and the canvas
Now that looks like fun!
I saw him out there last week he was yelling at some fool for some reason.
Best way to find out if he has squid is pull up at 3am and lay on the...
Wow awesome that looks factory. I’m jealous
What year tacoma? The new one can tow 6800 lbs.
I’ve got a 2018 taco and I tow my Cabo 216 just fine. My partner has a 4runner with the older...
Dude hes like a teenager. Lets go fish soon bro!
this is an awesome boat. I had a 1998 1800 and we fished the hell out of that thing
This kid loves fishing more than anything we’re gonna do Catalina trips this summer at least twice a month. Can’t wait to put him on some yellows...
free handheld this was my backup the battery corroded and ruined the contacts. Looks brand new still but needs a battery pack and the contact...
Live bait on crashing Tuna or kelp
Also live squid in the rocks or kelp in Catalina is second to none. Catching 50+ calicos in a day plus...
Ya. We had to have the lower unit resealed but all good. Thanks again, lets go fish on me.
the usual suspects but my son got this pig sculpin measured 15” fished close within 1/2 mile of the Alamitos entrance because of the wind chop...
bookmarked. We need a top for my cabo
Wilmington....as long as you have a meth habit and your boat is close to going under
Ya, you should definitely go in a ski boat. The less people asking the internet instead of actually reading and understanding the weather report...
You god damn young kids with your TVs and your internets
God forbid anybody wants better fish fillets
I rarely fish a cattle boat, but when I...
Sick... since I hate fishing live chovies
They taste delicious and they have a ton of meat if you find the big ones. I like them better than lobster.
Bst places I have found are Santa...
Hot garbage. I don’t know why you would even think about keeping when there are so many better options
What motor is in it?
Our insurance is $300 a year $16K declared value and comes with FREE TOWING
There is no other option IMO
I use the Navionics as a 3rd backup GPS. Works pretty good.
I use the Boat US app to see my insurance, towing, and its got a cool way to use map...
Damn thats cool..
Nice fishing! the weather was great. We went out to the rigs/150 area.
COry PM me your number, you guys can jump on with me. I have the Cabo 216,...
Shrimp fly setup with squid tied straight to spectra. Caught my limit today with this.
Its not fun, but they do taste good
My son caught 2 macs on a single hook crocodile jog. He talked about it for the next 4 hours LOL
If you are hell bent on buying a dodge new than PM me and ill hook you up with my buddy at Cerritos Dodge he can hook it up.
Personally Id buy a...
You can mount the motor on the lowest hole and pray for the best....if not you are going to be prop ventilating.
You should call them...they are pretty cool. Ive spoken to someone on the phone a couple of times.
Halibuts will suck on a bait and not inhale it. I pull up a lot of half eaten bait while bounce balling, so the "halibut inhale everything" doesnt...
Smoking deal wish I had somewhere to put it
Should have used a 12 gauge and not filmed it
Oh you want a seat? Thats $3200....for the driver only
The way I understand it is that its just the hull and the cabin. Look at the options sheet and price it out.
Badass boat, I looked at it at the show. Its HUGE and the cabin is massive. Don is a real cool guy and loved my 8 yr olds questions. $100K seems...
We went I gave my son $20 and he got some leadheads, some big hammers, a colt sniper (smart kid) and some silver spoons that the macs love
Battlefish is great, the main guy on the show is on this forum.
2 wardens gave 2 different versions of information to separate people just in this thread. Now multiply that by all of the confusing...
It doesn't matter if its open or not.......what matters is what DFG warden boats your boat.....and how smart or not smart they are about the...
Location? I want the life jackets and rod rack
I need one that mounts to the top of a swim step and folds down. Can you PM me your number? I’m right here in Long Beach I’ll come grab it
When your 5 years old
I started my son when he was 4 on my private boat. You can always rent a boat and fish in the harbor that way you are in control. Buy her a...
A Parker is not a nice boat in the chop. I’ve owned one. And I’d steer clear of a flat bottom Boston whaler
I’m thinking stringari
these sound amazing and are small
or you can do this, I did it in my old skipjack and mounted it sideways inside the cuddy bulkhead. run...
We LOVE our garmin 74DV. Its not expensive at all, you will have money left over to buy a radar dome.
Steer clear of anything with a touch...
Cool. someone has one in the classifieds im gonna buy and try it out. thanks Rich
Beautiful boat. I like the shadowing behind the CF numbers
I need the crank mounted water pump and bracket.
Yes, this helps a ton. Thanks for the replies
I do not have a heat exchanger, it is raw water cooled. Pretty sure I have the same setup as you...
Its got a 307 chevy
So you still used the OMC belt driven water pump then added an additional volvo pump and bracket?
what about this?...
Interesting...might try this. or a electric water pump on a thru hull?? Do you remember what size thru hull and hose you used?
Still for sale price lowered to $3000 firm
total PIA. We have been calling this boat the Audi of the water for years
I wonder if you can run an electric water pump somehow?
total pain in the ass. the last guy that did it charged a small fortune and it didnt go well. Might be time to out her in a museum
thanks for the...
You are the original owner?
Is that a 327? Powerglide?
pro tip-you can park on the other side of ocean blvd and walk across the street for free
Long story, but I have a little ski boat with an OMC stringer drive in it. Needs a water pump and its more than I want to deal with (you have to...
What motor did you put on there?
We have a 225 ox66 on a 216. Hauls ass, even fully loaded.
Agreed. Ours has a 225 OX66 and it hauls ass fully loaded. With 3 guys full gas bait tank and ice we can easily cruise 27kts. Trims tabs are a...
Ive seen this boat (friends of brian an lindsey) and its MINT.
Its fine. You tow it with this
The lady that runs that place straight up sucks
CL link with more pics
Still for sale, putting on CL for 3800
How much would an unrigged boat go for? Just like the one you posted
Also why not go full transom across the back seems like there is...
We have a Garmin 74DV and its awesome for a combo unit we got it brand new for $400
This is a GREAT point. We can carry 1.5 scoops on our boat and sometimes chumming bait at the first couple of stops is hard knowing you have 8...
The cheapest way to fish IMO is buy a boat with a couple of friends. I have 3 partners on our boat. Initial cost for purchase was high, but you...
You could fish every forum member on one trip
and you would need a 30' gaff to bring fish on board
This guy recently did a bunch of work to our yamaha 225. Wasnt cheap but he did a great job....
or throw it in the cuddy for those loooong overnight seabass trips
this trash fish does not taste like lobster
PMd you ill take it thanks!
Why not just buy a new helm?
cool little boat, like a mini cabo 216
I got my 8 yr old son a saltwater spinning reel because I thought it would be easier for him but its a total pain in the ass. He uses my calcutta...
Pretty sure its not legal to break off the legs and throw the body back in the water since they cannot be measured for legal size.
I always bring...
That Honda has 2000 hours?
DONT BUY IT
I have a boat with an OMC and nothing but problems
But If you do buy it and have problems I have the parts you need....because they...
thanks but i have no railing on the back of our boat. need the rod holder mount
Looking for a fillet table/cutting board with the rod holder mount. Im located in long beach
Damn that Parker looks good in light blue
Ive got one you can borrow and make copies if you like
I will tell you that there are so many damn numbers in there it will make your head spin....
Can you haul ass the 5 miles to the inlet?
Very cool house, wish I could pack up and move out
on a trailer
Grady White 330 Express or Marlin 30
Best combo of fishability and interior space on a trailer to me
You can get a almost new one with worry...
Awesome. What power??
Probably sat in or near the water in a slip?
That rust looks horrible and will be a problem im sure
Update for anyone who may have this problem later
Pulled the old cable out. The sheath broke and the cable was going in and out of the crack. I...
I was at Worst Marine this morning and they have these deals on Garmin. We have the 74DV on our boat and its awesome. This one is just a little...
The only body I need to fit is one with lead shoes
I measured, she will fit no problem
That boat got 2.5 anywhere with the old motor. Def an improvement.
And I was gonna say I hope you arent a speed demon because it...
Whats the performance numbers? When I had that boat with the old motor we cruised at 18kts and max was only like 23-24
How does she ride at...
last bump.....$25 reel come get it
Rapala x rap magnum
Yo zuri hydro
and for tuna, people are gonna laugh, but ALWAYS put out a cedar plug
Just a Penn 309 left for sale....good cheap rockfishing reel
bump Some reels sold!
Penn Jigmaster 501-SOLD
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Penn Peer 309 SOLD
Penn 309-level wind pretty much brand new, good rockfishing reel $25
Okuma Titus Gold 30 2 speed-SOLD
Shimano TLD STAR...
Raiders fans asking stoopid questions? NO WAY
Thats what is on there right now
The 60 is on sale too....and all of the Squall as well
GREAT suggestions here thanks. Makes sense.
If the cable is snapped we will be installing hydro. Ive had it before and yea it is sooo much better
I used an old iphone with a GPS app installed that would text me when the phone moved. Worked perfect. This crap is made for jealous husbands and...
Thanks Rich. I figured I should take the helm apart to start.
Any chance the cable snapped completely in half somewhere inline? Seems highly unlikely
I did this with my old Camaro. Insurance is a must, but I just wanted my car back if it was gone.
Get a burner cell phone you can buy at wal-mart...
I found a sea ray teak swim platform on craigslist that fit perfect on the back of my old 20' skipjack. Was very easy to install. I had to trim it...
Been searching and havent come up with the same situation I have.....
My partner took our boat out (Cabo 216) last weekend and lost steering. Its...
I think you should be changing it once a year minimum. We always do this and it looks well used. That oil is lubricating the high stress gears...
Im pretty sure I know where your boat is stored. Mine is there too. No problem with doing minor service. Just pull it forward in the parking spot....
but the fish in a ziplock bag and add melted butter, beer, and garlic salt. Marinate for as long as you want.
turn the grill on high and put down...
Thanks for the info...so some dummy installed cable steering at some point. Learn something new every day.
I found all the sea star kits. Well...
OK so we broke our steering cable....couple of questions:
How hard is it going to be to replace? Where does it go?
Anyone have a part number or...
My GF dad came over today and we started talking about boats....I showed him this and turns out he worked around Bob at Seaway when these boats...
Listen to EXACTLY what he says.
I troll at 1.5-2mpg
We use a trolling bag to slow the boat down but a trolling plate is the pimp setup
This is what we do....shallower depth in Long Beach harbor but yea
my only gripe with my 20 was the cabin headroom is tiny and you fixed that. amazing.
Only thing I woulda done different is a...
some deck pics here
if you search bertram 20 on...
Bookmarked for later...next boat coming from FL for us
So i got the Fulton drop leg installed last night. MUCH better quality and it wont touch the water when retracted. I put marine grease in the...
Well 4 months later and its BROKEN again. What a POS. I went with a wheeled jack and broke another gear inside. Part of the problem is that it...
Ive tried it and have not had any luck. My theory on this is that light penetrates the water column too deep for the bugs to come out. Too much...
Very cool boat.
Is the motor fresh water cooled?
Im assuming the table folds down into a bed?
Its gonna be a slow boat with a 4cyl but...
Stick with a 3.0GS volvo penta with the SX drive-Its a chevy motor, extremely easy to work on and...
Watch out for trash bags, they will get sucked in and overheat your motor.
We went out last night and there are a TON floating around
LA is a...
If you are going to slip it I would go outboard power
18' Parker or Mako would be perfect. You can easily harbor cruise 4 people and go 20+ miles...
55qt cooler for $97...
I never leave the house without Xraps and a couple of Cedar plugs.
Also I have some Yozuris that absolutely kill the bonitos local and catalina...
We have had our Cabo 216 out 40 miles off Oceanside from Long Beach. Flat day. Always check the weather and be aware of changes while out there....
Tuna in december hell yea!
GREAT info here thanks. Didn't even think of the fuel hose from the motor. Ill check that.
OK guys I have a question about the fuel filler neck. We are thinking about install a new neck with a locking gas cap (someone may be stealing our...
So the lights work?
Anything needed to be repaired?
Its all good! I was reading the updates and we were laughing our asses off. We should have been out there fishing.
I was with Bill, the dude who...
Andrea Chavez lol
That's my buddy Andre
We just got a Garmin 74DV on ebay for $350 BRAND NEW. Keep checking they pop up every once in a while
Side note-The Garmin is awesome
Do you re use condoms? I guess it will give you something to worry about next time you have abig fish on the ot
I buy them
whatever is on sale
I use squid strips on them and they work great
OK thanks! I have some flat hoop nets...I can use those. My son has been watching deermeatfordinner youtube channel and is now obsessed with...
What's the best place to go with no boat? Can you use a hoop net like we do for lobster or do you need a special net? Thanks...I want to take my 8...
Bring a pot and buy a little Coleman burner. Where you going crabbing? I've been wanting to try this
Look at the fuel tank, soft spots on the deck, and check the transom
I bet there is cameras in that parking lot. Go ask the devil that works in the office
Ill buy you the steak and charcoal if you cook it at least 5 miles offshore
From one tweeker to the next
Great boat, I had one a few years ago
I saw you at the Davies ramp. I have a cabo too, was towing it with a white Tacoma
If you each send me $10 I will buy that POS for $80 and go catch some bugs and cook them on that BBQ
2 stroke or 4 stroke ?
I know this place on Garnet http://hhmarineservice.com/contact/
Badass. We LOVE our 216
I got you
Look for a 18 Parker or Mako....cant go wrong....
What year is the motor?
The reason for I don’t want another aluminum I because
-lack of flor storage-This is true
- easier to rust-Aluminum doesnt rust
- echos when...
These jackoffs drove all the way to Catalina in a $100K center console to pull other peoples nets?
Id be looking for an aluminum 19'. The gas savings will be worth it when fishing alone. If you are not too worried about MPG than a Parker 18'...
Its rare all right
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We went Sunday. My son had more fun casting his crocodile than watching the planes. It was a little bumpy but not bad. Ton of boats but everyone...
We trolled sardines all day last Sunday for jack shit besides a Bone and some small cudas.
Id make macs. AT the bait barge
Im taking our boat out there Sunday. Should be fun.
Im going to PM you tonight when I win the Mega Millions
Who services those motors on the west coast?
Whats the link? That looks like my new off shore boat
Grady white 232-it has a 9' beam and is HUGE compared to the competition. You can find them with a 4 stroke for around 25K.
We are buying one...
Ill take them...sent you a PM
Thats a sweet boat. The price seems fair.
That is an older motor and I would plan on replacing if you plan on going too far out of the harbor....
My tank in my 20' skipjack came right out. I had it pressure tested and put right back in. Maybe it had already been replaced at some point....
We were out there, no yellows just bones and cudas for us. We went rockfishing after 12
Pretty sure I saw your boat at the ramp, looks...
Up to 35K
This thing with some outboards would be sweet
There will be a rematch. That irish clown gets whatever he wants. It will sell bigtime and this is a money making business
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Get a used furuno 1870 with a thru hull, we love ours
It all depends on the location
I used to hoop the mission bay jetty and catch tons of shorts and rarely a legal
I hoop a spot in Catalina and...
I saw the Bertram at the Alamitos fuel dock a couple months ago and it was by far the most amazing boat Ive ever seen on the water.
Khabib is gonna kill him
I wish I was in Vegas Id throw money on this fight....
Hell of a sea trial.
All I got on my sea trial was a bunch of shit that was broken that I would need to fix
My son is hell bent on catching some "crabs" so I am looking for some hoop nets.
Flat, ambush, danielson, rigged or unrigged doesnt matter.
Spray paint orange with reflective tape and phone number.
Yes I have gotten a couple phone calls on lots hoops
Can you wakeboard behind this boat?
Will it plane out? Do you have to run at max rpms?
The money move is to buy this and trade that Honda for a 2 stroke 40+
OK so what is the cruising speed? Someone is going to want to know
You could fit 10 galloon plastic tanks under the factory seats. I had pedestal seats so we would shove moto x gas cans in the cuddy floor. Makes...
They are all messed up.
I have boat US/Geico boat insurance and I was told that I have on the water towing. But when I log into the app it doesnt...
So this was fried. After years of service. Mechanic says it happens.
We ended up taking it to Sunrise Marine in San Pedro and they were AWESOME....
Badass. We are loving our Cabo.
I wish we had the teak doors. Ours are plexiglass
Bro you put lettuce in the BBQ?
Shit. Maybe thats what she said!
Ive been watching, almost done. My GF loves it too, and she loves fishing.
Any chance you ship Albacore? She would love to eat some from the show
Hell yea on the jet ski boat
Does that thing get good mileage?
Maybe its good the bait died!
Great show! Your crew seems the most functional.
My GF even likes watching it, hopefully you get a season 2
Im pretty sure that the rates include a key to launch for free as well. The MDR lady is cool as hell too and the ramp is nice.
Its just farther...
UPDATE for future reference, hopefully this helps someone later.
Its the stator
Marina del rey has dry boat storage up to 30'
Sunset aquatic in huntington has dry boat...
There is a best western right near the ramp that has a ton of parking
Best Western Golden Sails Hotel, 6285 Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90803
I LOVED my skipjack 20. I know the older Grady had fuel tank, soft deck, and rotten transom issues.
The biggest difference here is if you want an...
Cool thanks for the reply. Gonna hit it soon!
I havent experienced a bad trip but I dont ride charters barely ever. Captain Chris on the Indian and his crew are awesome. The First String...
Straight trolling or on the kite/balloon?
Look on Craigslist but also Facebook classifieds and next door as well as OfferUp.
Sent you a PM
Did that, no spark
Sounds easy enough, but would the ECU cut spark due to not enough fuel pressure??
I havent specifically tested however I know the boat is not getting spark. I sprayed a little starting fluid in the throttle bodies and it didnt...
Holy shit...and my boats broken:mad:
Yes no spark. I took off the throttle body cover and tried starting fluid, no dice. Also pulled the plugs and smelled gas.
Its getting fuel
Both of these places are 2+ weeks out
2001 OX66 225 Yamaha
Was running great and lost spark
NOT the kill switch (I verified)
Will crank all day but not start
Its god fuel, new filters,...
Its gonna be shit...I wouldnt wanna go out
Ive had mine for 5 years and trashed it still works great
Ive forwarded this thread to the FBI and they are opening a case into who arrived at the paddy (or is it "patty") first and who can lay...
Backside of Catalina...Caught on the RTA with my buddy Jeff....Seems pretty far fetched to target them though...
Bro you blew up the motor and you owe me $8000
I've been trippin on the penn fathom 40 I ordered not being about to do the trick
Damn guy caught a 200lb BFT on a senator?
For what its worth I fished all over the frontside of catalina last weekend. Bones were everywhere. Bass were biting. Cudas were biting. Lost a...
Damn $30 each?
Screw BFT Im going flying fish catching this weekend
Any word on Cory? I have a buddy trying to get ahold of him and hes MIA
Thats a badass boat
If you have ever driven a big boat, over 25' or so, you gain some respect. I aways drive around big boats now to give space even if I have the...
Your gonna need about 6 hands to operate that setup holy crap
That is NOT a rental. I wonder if the impact/prop did it or she fell off and drowned
Wicked Tuna SoCal
Thats a hell of a fish
They taste like ass so we throw them back
If you look at the Triton/Gail Force the fish look good sized. The ones we caught a couple weeks in a row were 15-20.
We caught all of them on...
Thanks to this post ive ordered every piece of gear you mentioned. Cant wait to get out there and get spooled!
Why does every clown with a gopro want to be a youtube celebrity?
What reel was that??
Shimano TLD 25 $137.50 thanks!
I nose hook the macs and troll on the surface.
Catalina live bait seems to work the best the only downside is you have to troll real slow and...
Woah thats insane. Great pic and video
Wal mart has some. I always forget my sons and stop buy and get one.
Ill take them if he doesnt.
That yamaha is a GREAT motor. Im on my second one and they are legendary.
Google "Yamaha OX66" and you can read up
Badass video thanks for sharing
in your opinion. i much prefer mitches
Go to Catalina with a tank of squid or dines and catch 50+ bass in a day. Then you will change your mind.
This is what I do when I question...
Mitches has been making PLSF look like shit. Ive been going since I was a kid and we much prefer Mitches nowdays
This thing is BADASS!
ohhh thats rough.
I bet that Dorado tasted delicious
Na. Thats what they go for on the east coast. Its not a pilothouse and has an inboard motor.
A guy yesterday at davies found a paddy holding dorado in the channel. Only a matter of time before they want to eat
Also my buddies went...
Only a matter of time....
We have a battery switch dual battery setup and never had a problem.
You can store your boat in Long Beach right next to the ramp for $100 a month. Easier that having it at your house. That's where mine is
This guy is cool, has great reviews, and a sick boat. Plus they kill it.
Heres the link
Is that the back of SCI in the video? amazing
That fish ruler they are giving away does not look like the sticker we are talking about
Id be all over this but we just got a cabo 216. Someone is going to get possibly the cleanest 20' skippy that exists. I killed a lot of fish on...
Still for sale? I miss this boat.
If anybody has an extra one Ill pay for it.
Go find a 20' center console with a 4 stroke for around 15K. Will be the easiest low cost to maintain. Worst case you can sell it if you hate it.
West Marine no longer has them. Been looking for one too.
Guess ill buy another baja directions chart
Take it to M&K marine in hawthorne. These guys are AWESOME
badass thanks for the videos
This is the 150
118 06 08
oh HELL YEA
Making it this weekend
Also it was extremely comfortable. Like a motorhome, but has a smaller back deck for a fishing boat of you are worried about that.
I fished with this guy Ruben on here who had one. He got it with a gas motor and it was a hog. Did not have the range for a tuna trip and slow. He...
You are looking for a 216
We have one, GREAT boat. We will be selling at the end of the summer.
You want the I/O over an outboard??
Do you have a link?? Going to replace this weekend
Should have watched Daves video and left the rod in the rod holder. He would have landed it in 15 minutes
Why are these always GARBAGE
Ours was getting a little hard to jack up and down so I put some marine grease on it. Now the inner rod just spins...
Yea I spun a prop on a volvo penta and had to jump in the water to replace. We always keep a spare prop and wrench in the boat
Nice! The bass has been full speed.
I took my GF to Catalina Saturday on her first fishing trip and we caught 40+ bass on sardines or dead squid...
What motor is it?
remember the 19lb ling cod?
Id say right after the offshore fish show up and guys are trying to go fishing tomorrow on a new boat. So right about now.
Thanks for the report dude. Glad you got out.
I took my GF to the frontside on Saturday. 40+ bass and about 10 cudas all on dead squid/sardines...
Nice read! thanks for the report
Na they wont mind. Do it on a 3 day trip down south and you can get dual citizenship
You should deliver the baby on the boat. EPIC!!!
I had a 200hp on my 24' wellcraft and it was plenty. I am happy cruising 20kts everywhere
I heard a story of a guy that tossed another guy in the water on a sporty. Anybody have details??
Awesome thank you!
Long shot but.....
Anybody replace the top door to the cuddy? The one that flips up? Ours has a crack....
Thank god I have my own boat. I think Ill leave a WFO seabass bite to go fish mackerel this weekend...
We have 2X1100 GPH pumps on our 21' boat both wired separately.
We have a VHF mounted to the boat and I always carry a handheld VHF...
Post a wanted on thehulltruth.com
No Sculpins? That used to be THE spot
For that price you can find the same boat with a 4 stroke.
My buddy just sold his 26 striper with a 225 ficht and only got 16K. And it was loaded
Live flylined Squid
My boat partner fished all day Saturday from 2 harbors to the west end and caught 1 cuda all day. Def slow
Badass map thanks for sharing
More pics that thing looks badass
This is right up my alley. 4 rods and 18 beers all fit in there? 3/4 day here I come
Yellowtail for sure RIP
I have a complete motor and out drive if someone buys this. Needs water pump only and ready to go
Squidco is my favorite
Costco has one brand new for less than $500
You're right......thats Guadalupe....on a 3/4 day
True. Ice maker, but long trips we need to buy ice.
Pro tip- The 99 Cent stores have bags of ice
I dont fish because its cheap.
Our trip saturday:
$120 in gas
$50 in bait
You left late to wait for a sandwich?!?
Ours has the batteries in the floor hatch in the middle, its a newer Marlin model so has some improvements
Fished between 2 harbors and arrow point. Plan was to circle the island but the fishing was too good to burn more gas
Na, my girl calls it "The...
So I saw this thing headed down the 405 a few weeks ago. Now its for sale again. Wonder if its rotten:...
This is the first boat ive had with a washdown and I like it for 2 reasons. We wash the boat while fishing and when coming in the harbor and it...
The perfect 20' so cal boat
We got a Cabo 216
Every time we take it out I like it more and more
2+MPG in dog shit weather
Fishes like a CC but you can sleep on it in a pinch...
Slow troll macs or flyline some squid if you can. I like the blue mac or the sardine color. Troll the kelp lines
Maiden voyage on our new boat
Fished the front side 7/22
Nice clean water
Live squid from Nacho ($50 half scoop OUCH)
2/4 on nice yellows, I...
get the "fishlegal" app on your phone
A ton of good info here. I didnt know jack before I joined. My best advice:
Buy this rod/reel combo. Its cheap and Ive caught pretty much...
PAY TO HAVE THE TRAILER SERVICED BEFORE THE TRIP
Dont ask me how I know. New bearings, leafs, tires.....DO IT
Badass. I need to get my 8 yr old son out there.
Rapalas...at least one deep dive. Ive caught something every time Ive trolled across
,Badass glad someone on BD got that
You need to wire it to a switch to to the boat batteries. Mine had a switch on the back of the boat near the tank or you could wire it to the...
Ive used this setup a couple times and it worked fine. Id just get a 20 gallon bait tank instead of a container. Thats what will kill the bait....
Sabiki rig with cut up macs off the Belmont pier you will catch macs all day. I used to live across the street.
I was at San Clemente pier this...
100 miles of towing
agreed value $15K
$300 a year
I have a free wash down at my boat storage and its great. The wash down at the launch ramp is free too. It would be a pain in the ass without...
Where are these open bow weed smoking boats and shit weather you are talking about? Concert looked and sounded pretty awesome from my ride
Looking for a good used cheaper backup GPS. Garmin only, 440, 540, or 740. Do not need the sounder. Thanks!
My cousin owns a pretty big security firm up here in LA but they do events all over. Music festivals, bars, personal, etc. If you are interested...
No doubt its badass.
Whats going on the front? A CC?
Ive always wondered about having something too big to get into certain harbors IE you aint...
Bounceball in the harbor. If my dumbass can figure it out anybody can.
Stay clear of the kelp and get ready to catch a bunch of trash and lizards...
The repair shop dude in Two Harbors told me that the Hondas on the patrol boats go 5000+ hours before they replace them still running strong.
Holy free gaff!
Its a completely new motor for 2016, no relation to the old V6.
I have 1700 miles in 2 weeks on my '18 tacoma and Im getting 21mpg on the freeway going 80mph and 18mpg combined average. Not bad, and better than...
That is badass. And kids are badass
Complaining about what with the 3.5? I just towed my Cabo with it last weekend and it was great. There were some transmission issues with the...
Those master marines are pretty sweet. Its a 30' single engine CC
Check it out:...
We fished Sunday got out there around 830 and it was crap. My son got a BG spinner for his b day so had to give it a shot. Trolled rapalas and...
Kick ass little boat. I would get rid of those black cable covers. Salt water gets in there and you cannot rinse it off all of your wiring and...
damn it looks nice out there
The Daiwa BG spinner is on sale at west marine right now I just got one for my 8 yr old...
When the BFT were at the tuna pens I woke up early and tried to fish 20lb to get bit. 50lb braid with a topshot on a saltist 20 smoked me with...
Easily worth 25K+
Id start at 28 and see what happens. Thats a VERY desirable color and trim combo
Also that Colorado is straight JUNK. Stick...
Next time throw the anchor
and buy one of these for the boat
Where were you a week ago?!?! I just got a new one Saturday.
What trim is is? 4 door? v6? Ive been shopping 6 months so I can tell you exactly...
Get one of these and ship it. A lot of them around the east coast...
its a HIGH THRUST with the big prop. Ran it today and have videos if anyone is interested. Started right up
How did you do?
I catch them in the rocks while lobster fishing mostly. Locally only, I dont think ive ever caught any in catalina.
Sardines, mackerel, or salmon heads
The rock crabs are delicious. Its well worth the effort, I have caught some that had claws the size of my hand. If you find the motherload just...
Ill Take it calling you now
Nacho likes breakfast burritos
And he like when you lay on the air horn at 4am if hes sleeping
Woah! seems like you just got it. Thats awesome. Picking up mine this weekend.
Buying one this weekend, Tina hooking me up. Hows the 4runner?
I need a 4 door, I have a kid and a fat dog. Thanks dude.
You guys are quick...got one
These people are great, I have been donating money for years and plan on rescuing a dog in the future
I see their...
That would be awesome thank you sir. I think we need the tank too since the pump is frozen onto the tank.
He for sure knew about it. No way did...
Anybody have one local before I order on eBay?
Looks like this:
Its a 20" long shaft. Can include the mounting bracket as well.
Found the problem.....checked the gauges and wasnt getting oil transferred from the remote tank into the small tank....pulled out the tank to look...
Grab my wife?
Why so she can see how much of a loser I am. She's happy getting stuffed into the cuddy of my 22' no way does she need to see this lol
Still have it...coming off the boat this weekend
I dont doubt it and it looks great. You did some awesome work to it
You sold that for 37K jesus christ!!
Im buying a new one....
I know a guy selling a well craft V20 for 8500. I went for a sea trial and it ran great and was a cool boat but too small for us. PM me and ill...
You guys are awesome.....
Im going to the boat tomorrow and Ill check all this stuff. The easiest would be the overheat alarm switch and...
Hi BDI have OX66 alarm /limp mode question. I did search for hours last night but did not come up with a clear answer. Motor is a 2001 OX66 225,...
Ahh got it
I can get you 1.99% on a new or used vehicle PM me if you are interested. My pre approved rate is 1.99%
Depends on what you have. I can spend up to 27K
I work for Toyota. The resale on the trucks is absolutely INSANE. I can get a brand new Tacoma...
It might be the oil in the oil tank sloshing around and setting off the low oil alarm
True statement. Dave is cool as hell and has helped us out FOR FREE whenever Ive seen him around, fishing speeches, etc.
Keep posting dude some...
I know this is a longshot but looking for the following vehicles:
2005-2015 Tacoma Double Cab Short Bed TRD 2WD or 4X4
2010-2016 4Runner 4X4 only...
replied....pretty sure its a long shaft
Yamaha 4 stroke HIGH THRUST 9.9 hp kicker outboard motor
Electric start with charging circuit
Has very low hours as it was used as a...
Its cool but the back is pretty nasty looking aesthetics wise. Maybe get rid of the stairs and have it open or lower profile like a calcutta or...
A friend of a friend told me about a skipjack 20 that was on a guys backyard that he wanted to get rid of. Long story short it was in like new...
My favorite is a bucket of KFC fried chicken with biscuits, Mac and cheese, and slaw. Buy it the night before and bring it on the boat and eat it...
I was just in Vegas last weekend and come to think of it there was not one time where the smoke was getting to me. Much less people smoking...
Guys are most likely putting 2-3 of these on a big CC. Not much application for a single 425hp motor
Thats a steal. my skipjack 20 was the best boat ive ever owned...and ive had way too many
What!! Why are you selling. I dig it...
that is badass. wish i had extra money laying around.
you should really throw this on ebay
Thats a nice boat. sorry for the loss
They all look good to me, am I missing something??
Still for sale....too many bullshitters on CL...might trade for a boat
Put in a chevy 350 for $3000 and call it done
No pics of the front, must be ugly :rofl:
Good hookup here
Why was the motor rebuilt? Who did the rebuild? We are interested, I will call you later
Badass boat and badass seller. We had a Blackman 20 and it was a great boat. Tons of room and rode well. Good luck Dave
I work in the auto industry. That is 100% a first gen (1993-1998) or second gen (1999-2004) Jeep Gran Cherokee. The color is either called Black,...
I know were there is a Luhrs 32' but its a tournament, not an express. Twin cat diesels, needs a little work as its been sitting. Clean boat, if...
My dad did it with a 50' he flew out to FL and dismantled the tower in the yard after haul out then put it back together in his slip. He paid 12K...
Will trade for a 23'+ WAC we can add cash if needed
Do you have one laying around? Ill buy/trade for it.
I doubt it but ill ask. Its basically the pinnacle of boat for what he needs.
I have a friend in SD that has one, im sure you can go down...
Thats my shop we prep cars for car commercials. I have a couple land rovers and some top secret stuff were working on now.
I just got a lift...
motor/trans. it leaks a couple of drops of trans fluid over a couple weeks. Pretty sure its the gasket. I havent added any in over a year, so its...
Undercarriage pics, no rust anywhere. and the VIN plate
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Selling my Camaro, may trade for a 27'+ WAC, we can add cash if needed. Asking $22,000, willing to negotiate better with a BD member.
I tie a dropper loop with 2 squid pinned on the hook. Instead of a weight on the bottom use the white yoyo tady with the red S on it with 2 squid...
Whats max speed? Do I pay extra for a blown motor?
this is correct, its at $15K right now. its volatile just like the stock market. and its not for everybody
I think that pilothousewas built by Farallon
Do the math lol
Sorry, 1 BTC yesterday was worth around 15K at the lowest
Right now its at 17K. So 2K overnight
You can cash it out anytime, they wire you the...
It went up $3000 overnight last night.
Its making me money
Just text you.
Ill be in SD this weekend if anyone else wants some PM me
Im your guy.
And Im coming to San Diego this weekend.
PM me and ill give you my phone number if you are interested
Didnt that boat just sell on here? If fished on it before, its nice.
what is it??
We are VERY interested. I called and left a message. Id like to come and get it this weekend.
What motor/out drive is in it?
Pics of the cuddy and engine bay please
We are in the market
75K and a gas motor? Is there a kilo of coke in the cabin?
These are perfect for poor man windless
Look on thehulltruth.com
A lot of these guys are in TX and FL but you can grab something on the way and get it serviced. Tons of big trailers for...
I towed mine with a V6 4runner just fine
I would select the option for a new carb for $55. Ive had problems with rebuilt carbs on boats.
Good job. If you need a experienced crew and wanna go out again call me. I have some better spots inside the harbor and live right across naples...
This is travis I spoke to you a while ago for a friend who is looking Im going to try and come down sunday to take a look ill give you a call and...
Pics...we are interested
Thanks shad but we need a cuddy. I have a 7 yr old that lasts about half the day. thank you!
4K worth of repair in a 12k boat screw that. Avoid 225s I guess
Best of luck to you my friend. This is a clean boat, seen it in Catalina a few times.
We are looking at GWs right now and a bunch have this motor. Worst case scenario we get the boat and fix ourselves.
Just so we can factor this...
I just called you. We are VERY interested.Please call 310-259-4662 thanks!!!
What are you going to put in there? Thats our old boat. Glad you have her.
I have a complete boat with a running 350 and OMC electric shift outdrive. Has like 650 hours on it. Needs a water pump. You can buy this and have...
Any change you want a trade? I have a 2002 WR250 plus cash. Looking for something street legal
I got a 10' dingy that doesn't hold air with a 1hp 2 stroke barely runs. Will make it to catalina no problem. Sleeps 3 people easily and has a 5...
If these guys dont take it I will. Cash in hand. Call me 310-259-4662. Someone just stole my dads dingy last week in front of his house.
Can you repost the pics please
I had a 1998 21' Striper with a Mercury 2 stroke FI. GREAT boat, nice cabin for the size. Rode very well on trips offshore and to catalina. Its a...
Coke and hookers for $5000? someones gonna get a deal
2-Tuna. or WSB since you are jacked if you hook one.
3-Tuna all day- Poke, raw, sushi, jerkey, smoked
Ill be in Corona tomorrow. Thats pretty close. If you want it let me know and ill bring it with me 310-259-4662 thanks!
Can you PM me a number so we can go take a look
Not gonna trash it, ill throw it in storage and sell it in the summer when people are looking for stuff like this.
Does she live under his roof? If so better not piss him off.
I had to convince my gf dad for me to take her to mexico but she was 28 and had a...
Anybody need this? Will trade. Makes a good XMAS present
Last bump before it goes in the trash
Can you PM me his number. I have a friend that is interested and we would like to come saturday.
Anybody need a cooler? Brand new? I have 2 of these and I suck at fishing so I only need one!
Ours at 18KTS was maxed out. I had it up to about 23 once and its way too fast for the hull.
You want a legendary socal boat that will do 20kts...
LIKE NEW DC Union Snowboard Jacket Mens Large XL
Used only 1 day last season
Like new condition, no tears, no stains, looks brand new
google that motor. Many have severe exhaust corrosion issues....
If you need to go 20kts than this ain't the boat you want.
Crab cocktails are the bomb, I make a ton when we get some. Look up mexican shrimp cocktail recipes and sub with crab meat
the crab meat...
Texted, no response
Badass ride and a smoking deal.
Was the bottom painted when it was hauled out? How long ago was that?
How much is the slip? Sunset Aquatic?
Let me know! Its a badass cooler and its brand new.
I can bring it to San Diego too if you want.
Anybody need a nice cooler? Great XMAS present
Best 2 stroke ever made
I have an extra one of these, brand new, never removed from the box. Great christmas present, this currently goes for $350+ and the blue one is...
Why are you trying to dump the blackman?
and still a tiny ass entrance...so dumb
Its because long beach is cleaned out and shitty...more pressure on catalina
My buddy build a full caged Jeep with a LS motor, let me ask him where he got it done. This thing was unbelievable.
Is that the same boat as the picture above?
Is is hammered? Looks hammered in the pics
We went out Sunday up north and got 3 legals and about 15 shorts. Ive never seen so many shorts in SMB
How is this still for sale? Probably the best 20' boat you can buy.
Porta potty? For real? You can buy one for like $150..thats stopping people...
Why you selling bro???
I got a 40hp yamaha 2 stroke with everything oil injected clean motor. $1500 PM me if you want it. Located in Ramona.
Wesather underground had small craft advisory 5-8' at 8 10 seconds and 5-20kts for santa monica. It was windy in Long Beach, so we cancelled.
How was the weather? We cancelled our trip, the report looks rough
Limit of 1 beer?
Id fish the San Diego the first day and if its good and your happy go back. If not then bounce to another boat.
What you mad because nobody wants to ride on your ski boat?
No. They all seem about right actually. And I have no problem with any of them.
Damn thats nice.....real nice
Whats for lunch?
I got a 4 stroke Suzuki 15hp 2011 has SUPER low hours and runs perfect. I think my dad wants $1600
PM me if you are interested.
Badass boat that Ive had the pleasure of fishing on. Such a great setup because you can sleep 4 people and there is still a TON of fishing room. I...
Does it need fiberglass work to float or to look good?
Why si the shifter taken apart?
Does it run good?
You need any additional friends?!?
this place in FL that people swear by
No. You can run a short hub prop with a spacer on a long shaft but not a long hub on a short shaft.
Just get another prop.
Damn. Glad everyone made it out safe and great job on the rescue boat getting all those guys aboard. That video with everyone packed on there is...
Ill paypal you $20 if you buy a beer and hit that asshole in the back of the head while he pouts on the bench
The trolly sucks after the game. The line is a shit show.
Uber is OK but you should plan on walking far to get in and out plus getting screwed on...
ill let them go for $400
Beautiful. I love the overhead console with the lights and boat name. Skipjacks are awesome
I know this is a long shot but any of you muscle car guys have a need for a great set of wheels and tires?
Pulled these off my Camaro.
My dog likes it
Thats going to be the best looking boat on the water guaranteed
It will have a bluetooth UBS, AND an AUX input.
I work in the auto industry and deal with this
I have one of these and I love it. He makes a great product!
Thats Shawns old boat. He was a member here, cool ass dude.
Those motors will run forever
Whatever someone will pay for it.
Older Wellcrafts are worth much it seems like, Id be surprised if you could get more than $10K
Sonny is the man. Glad you got out there with those guys.
This happened to me before.
We were in Catalina and on a mooring sleeping after a LONG night of hooping. I woke up in the morning and heard the...
I had a DRZ400SM and it was by far the best bike ive ever owned. Ran perfect all the time and was very fun to ride. The only downfall was feeeway...
1998 Wellcraft 23 excel
Great boat, only complaints were the shitty wiring and it rocked on anchor BAD. Ran great through the chop though, thats...
Holy shit! I saw his pics, thats badass, and great story.
You guys killed it.
I have a 40hp yamaha 2 stroke. Probably from the 1990s with all the controls and everything. It has oil injection so no need to premix.
I just ordered one for a car a got to track i if it gets stolen. All the devices are 50% off until the end of August, if you have been thinking...
Nice work dudes.
We did a big trip like that and it was a blast.
I had a 15hp on my 20' and it barely moved the boat. I took it off, too much hassle for anything other than super slow trolling. It will not get...
how much?? cool boat
Yes. Got the boat in the water Saturday afternoon. Cruised all weekend and just fried the water pump.
I hate this thing.
Its def mechanical.
Motor and boat are 1971
OK so that stuff goes inside the distributor to replace the points? I don't replace the whole distributor?
Thanks guys, picking this up tomorrow...
Yep. Thanks Rich. This will save me from having to go to the parts store twice.
So its about time to torture myself and get my old boat running again. Its got a OMC stringer drive. Last time someone tried taking it out it was...
wow dude nice upgrade!
Badass boat and badass wife.
Your crushing it
Anybody looking for one of these coolers? I have a Pelican I got that Im not going to use. BRAND NEW in the box. Cost $349 on amazon. Make me an...
Go on ebay or thehulltruth.com and find some used Yamahas to put on there. OX66 fuel injected or if you have enough cash some used 4 strokes....
What do you mean? You dont like fishing next to 3000 of your new best friends half of which have never operated a boat before?
How do you rig that and how fast do you troll?
Will the big BFT chase that?
That boat is parked in front of my house and its dope
It looks like there is a tank under the leaning post, look at pics 4 and 6
I live in long beach within walking distance to the ramp. Next time you go out hit me up ill pay for gas and help clean. I wanna check...
How about one of these? looks much bigger inside and probably cheaper to build
You will need an external GPS sensor to make it work properly. I have Navionics on mine but it looses signal fast.
Can you overlay terrafin onto...
My niece loves this one....
Yes. that is water in the oil
The girl at BIG 5 has told me all kinds of untrue information when Im buying my license too
FIsh inside the harbor between nachos and the first oil island
I have exactly what your looking for....mint condition....call me 310-259-4662
I have a buddy that has probably the cleanest classic 31' Bertram Ive ever seen. Its a 1971 and has the cool wrap around windows. Its in San Diego...
Contrary to popular belief not everyone is an internet expert and can post 1000 pictures and answer questions from every tire kicker on...
How the hell is this still for sale?!?
Yep. Or you can buy them used for $100 like I have been doing. And they are lifetime warranty. I LOVE these rods
Opinions are like assholes everybody has one, heres mine....
Id go to squidco and get new Diawa Saltist BG 20,30,40, 50 and get a Shimano...
yes, its not ideal to have the top mounted to the console however if Don Blackman wanted it this way than this is the way it...
Would have been much better fights, but Connie aint gonna face an asswhooping on short notice, and I wouldnt...
Its a terrible idea, but good for business, no way the UFC is going to put their poster boy up for any kind of challenge.
They offered Aldo the fight and his management turned it down.
Just broke, Nate Diaz gets the fight
Ive been following this closely, he will fight, the replacements are:
I Personally want to see...
Copy that thanks dude!
I got mine about 6 months ago and have about 500 rounds thru it no problems. Love it, much better than any budget 9mm IMO
Thanks! Its a Blackman Fish Machine, not many of them around.
Pulling the top would be a bitch. I need a guy to come weld it or I might just...
Thanks! Chingon did all the railing on this boat and its very nice, but yea im in OC and no way to tow this to SD right now.
It does look like a...
Is there such a thing? Broke a weld on the t-top yesterday, need to have this welded up. Cannot really tow the boat anywhere at the moment, is...
Blew down my neighbors fence....I live on Alamitos bay...it was cooking
Heres a lab rescue
I did end up finding him a board on craigslist that works but if you got some Burton gear let me know
How fast will she go with the 85??
I dropped my parents off over Xmas break and they used the bridge, loved it.
Thanks for the offer, hes 5. Pretty sure a wifes board id probably way to big.
These small kids ones are really hard to find.
Longshot but Im looking for a 90-100CM snowboard for my son. For some reason these are hard to find. Took him last weekend and hes hooked, trying...
priced too high. that motor is money but you can get a nicer boar for the price
Camera truck, we were filming some snow footage.
Just got back from North Tahoe and it was going off. Snowed the 48 hours straight that I was there. 6' deep
8" Forshner breaking knife is what I use
That sucks dude! Ive seen this boat on the water AND in that storage as I used to have my boat there.
The guy from the dry storage just called me...
OK whats the jerkey recipe please
Badass dan congrats. shes gonna fly
how much? just curious
If he doesnt take it I will. paypal and pick up later.
OM me if it falls thru
Go talk to the guy in 2 Harbors about a Honda. He sold me on it last time I was there
Went to try some new spots south and covered in commercial traps
oh yea? Im in south bay and its blowing pretty good. Maybe ill head down a little later and see if we can launch.
Dude its gonna blow 25kts. I was gonna take the boat but we are going to watch from the canals then go to the ramp with a bottle of wine and watch...
Its real dude its a little defibrillator that takes 2 double A batteries you take it on your boat. I use it on all the dead bait I keep in my...
Kick ass, good info thanks
FREE FIGHT tonight on FS1, gonna be a good one.
Aldo is gonna whoop that ass tomorrow night! Cant wait
Not really....it has the name "Parker" on it so people assume its worth double. Thats a older hull, probably early 1990's.
That is a solid motor...
I ran across a dead seal last weekend off long beach. felt great!
I can guarantee those lobsters eating the shit at the bottom if LA harbor are toxic. Plus they taste like crap.
Id steer clear
For 10K Id be buying a 20 or 24 skipjack open.
I have a CC right now and ill be honest im missing the cuddy blocking the wind on long trips and...
I was coming back from catalina once and ran into a wall of fog right off long beach. Being the immature boater I was at the time I started...
No bad. I used to absolutely kill it at those islands a few years ago. Glad to see they are somewhat still out there
I got mine and finally used it Sunday. GREAT product at a great price. Scott is the man.
Notice how it is adjustable? This is KEY to fit many...
A lot of shipping activity between LB and Catalina. Ive thought about this before
Skipjack hands down. Eats like a Tuna if handeled and prepared correctly. Sheephead tastes like shit
Those are KILLER motors for someone
I heard a story from a guy who had on blow through his pilothouse and break all the windows out, knocked him on his ass. San Clemente Island
Whats the cost for a 20' boat?
I think I might just redo it in white now that its a trailer boat
Few more questions:
Did you do all the patch work yourself? Did you fiberglass the hole? What did you use for filler?
What paint and color did...
I have a teramar with a calcutta and its a bass slayer. I love that combo
You should be able to get 2+ no problem. I had a tired old original 305 chevy in mine and got 2 no matter what. I would think with a 5.7 and duo...
I had a 17p on my 20' with a volvo. 20-25 cruise and 2nmpg worked great for us!
West marine has some good deals, especially on that Garmin Ecomap
It really depends on how you do it. I agree it does make a mess, however we have a HUGE fish hold in our Blackman that drains thru the floor. It...
I got the same thing on the frontside of Catalina, trolling rapalas for yellowtail.
Suck it up and pay the fine. The DFG is underfunded so they...
Take the float and punch a hole in the bottom. Stick a 12oz weight in there.
On the top, opposite side, punch a hole for the light stick (we get...
Is this real life?
Anybody getting them off Dana to Long Beach??
Im kicking myself too, the odds at one point were 12:1, apparently vegas lost its ass on this one.
And as a huge UFC fan im stoked to see Rousey...
Not even close. Her net worth isnt even $5million. Dude GSP has the best UFC contract ever and he didnt make $5million per fight...
Not a chance she made 10million.
She hasnt made 10 million in her career. Her payoff from the fight alone $165,000 plus PPV points Im sure she...
No. Not even close. Where did you hear 10 million?
Wont happen. How the hell are they going to run the docks in foul weather?
Living the dream!
was there commercial lobster bouys out there?
Marina del rey
san pedro (limite hours)
queensgate (near queen mary)
davies (alimitos bay)
Sunset Aquatic (huntington beach)
Yes and that doesnt even touch whats included with this boat. You can sleep 4 adults comfortably in the pilothouse no problem. Its like a house in...
how much? PM me
how come the half bracket? Looking good
Can you sleep in the cuddy? Is it big enough?
WHat kind of motor bracket is that? was the boat originally a I/O?
God damn you stole that thing. Those motors are the best outboards ever made, that thing should run for many more years.
Congrats, I would have...
Did you spray gel coat? Will it be smooth once you sand it?
My dream boat is a 24; open with a yamaha no joke Ive been wanting to do this just...
And if we get it to roll I can take you hooping after if you want!
Ohh ok im gonna text you right now.....For some reason I didnt get your last ones....If you have the tools and want to meet friday around 4pm I...
Here is the thing the trailer was completely gone over when we got the boat, new brakes, actuator, EVERYTHING with the receipt. There is no...
500 number?? My number is 310-259-4662, I didnt get anything??
Im gona go down friday and try and bleed the drums and spray PB Blaster inside the...
By far my favorite boat ive ever been on. Nothing even comes close in comfort in this size.
Dont do it dude
shes been cool to us but yea ive heard stories. and yes a year lease but no other options at the time.
Well the lobster season up there is much better than the sewer bugs everyone catches down here. Also its so much closer to work.
Im on a year...
Will try this weekend thank you!
Still locked up! I removed the brake line from the actuator cylinder to releave pressure and nothing. Must be the drums. Anybody know a...
We have trying to get in for months, every time we called they were full. A bunch of people just left, and now we are stuck in Huntington.
Will do, I come to SD all the time too
Looking for a tackle backpack, my old one just busted wide open. I dont need the trays or any tackle but will take em if you have em.
Sounds like he had a great life
Sorry for your loss buddy
They are all full, we have been calling for months
Exactly this, or started throwing gear overboard.
Honestly if this was happening to me I would have no hesitation KOing his ass with a sucker...
You will have to call Cabrillo but the hours didnt work for us, you have to plan way ahead to get your boat in the water then leave it when you...
thanks BD. I chatted with a couple of you guys yesterday and im pretty sure the master cylinder is stuck because we did back in in AND there is no...
badass ride. one day.
what kind of fuel economy does she get?
thats about right i had a 115 yamaha 2 stroke on a parker 18 (heavy boat) and we would get 2nmpg on our fishing trips so 2.5 light sounds about right
Im going thru it right now, some asshole broke in my car and stole a check from my checkbook, wrote a check for $1800, and cashed it at a Chase...
I want this...and I already have a sick boat. what a cool little boat for a killer price
You should be telling him to rent a car and haul ass inland. This is already the STRONGEST STORM EVER RECORDED. Let that sink in for a minute,...
around $300 if i remember correctly. Plus the catalina express ride and a celebration beer at Marln club.
Call me if you want the full story, too...
EXACTLY what happened to me. You HAVE to go to Avalon, and get it reduced.
call him, he might be in.
Id do it but I have my son this weekend and dont think I can troll another 12 hours for nothing but a hurt ego
I know this is old but I have the Toyota hookup you are looking for. Plenty of BDr's can vouch, send me a PM if you still need it.
slow troll macs you can make at the bait barge works good for us although we have not been out there in a couple weeks. Catalina has been good to...
kick that cancers ass!
Thats a great boat at a killer price. there is so much room in that cuddy
I have BG 20,30,40 caught tons of fish, especially on the 30 and they are holding up well. The black frame does scratch easy but i dont care
There is a jetty is southern CA that I used to catch a limit every time I went out no problem, I would take my inflatable. And there is...
$1000 for 2 motors, one running. Id buy these and...
I ust ordered stainless hinges and a latch today, we will see how that works. Its a great riding boat and I SUCK at fishing but we have been...
Does anyone have one of these for sale? Id make one but I live in an apartment. We finally got a boat that we cannot beat up.
I guess the best part of owning a boat is the satisfaction of finding your own fish. The second best is even when you get skunked its still a...
Ill have to look. its originally a 1974
very cool, thanks for posting. who the hell abandones their lab? people are messed up.
be careful with that carpet because it will hold moisture and rot the deck.
there is a 18' parker that looks pretty good right...
we got lucky, I have $30K plus in receipts from blackman for the rebuild
Last time I went fishing it was shit. We only caught one tuna, the captain was a straight asshole and the crew was hammered drunk and all...
pics. its got a new console, deck, motor/outdrive, t-top, everything but the hull was new in 2001
Whats your guys top speed and mpg? We have a 3.0GS 4banger cruise at 18kts and get 3nmpg fully loaded and heavy as hell. These guys went to...
Thats a badass picture of a Skipjack.
Shimano teramar used for $100
Badass...I just picked up a Blackman 20' myself. That forward bait tank is going to drive you nuts, we are going to put hinges and a lock on ours...
If I had the funds I would def check it out. We have a Blackman on a trailer now so the cost is low.
This boat looks so cool
wow badass great looking old boat and I bet its killer economy with a single motor. Whats the cruise speed and MPG? Have any more pics of the...
Really? I didnt know this was a thing and I launched my boat 40+ times in the last year. You shoulda slammed on your brakes and made him eat the...
What the moron doesnt realize is that you will still get a ticket if you dont have a receipt on your window, stupid asshole.
Sometime I HATE...
Man.....i wacked a big one last weekend on a fat mac i was just about to put the rod down when he hammered it and freight trained. no better...
sweet limits of #2 yellows.....did you take them in for processing? LOL
Inside cherry cove is pretty cool, its calm and there is some kelp and rocks at the west side.
There is a cave over there too my son paddles his...
Yea for sure they look good!
and you installed them below the waterline?
The answer is always......Skipjack.
FOr 10K you can get a 20' skipjack that will outperform anything in that size range
whats the link for the underwater lights??
$1 beers?!? keep me away from this boat
thats a lot of boat for 45K
Does it have a rear bunk?
Thats messed up but on the other hand if you run a sportboat and dont let guys keep those you will go out of business. Thats the world we live in.
badass...pretty sure that kid is taking a leak....my 5 yr old would do the same thing
oh hahaha....use mono fishing line then its cheaper....100lb test
Thats a STEAL
I use tape every 20 feet.
Also that 3/8 poly line can be a bitch to pull on. Make sure you get stuff thats easy to pull.
We are using 1/2
Very cool video thanks for taking the time
Thats shitty if true. Im NOT a sportboat fisherman by any means, I avoid it at all costs however I have been on the Indian a couple of times and...
If he doesnt take it I will 310-259-4662.
My son is only 5 but this can be a cool project for the future
Id call my CC company and cancel the charge. I dont fuck around with shitty service. This is why I have my own boat or fish on buddy boats.
me and my son will go check it out
yes, its a great time
dude look in the bloodydecks classifieds there are a ton for sale.
ebay or amazon
Ill get a good one thanks!!
You know what it has noting to do if a person has a badge or not really it depends on if they are a dick or not. Some cops are good and some are...
PMing you now thanks
so the cheap harbor freight one you need to rotate every 3 hours?
OK so this is the lake version with a west coast coastal chip? does it show the mlpa zones?
Also the transducer.....how deep can you read? is...
buy this chart is a good place to start:
And you gotta rotate every 3 hours?!?
hw long did you cook it? was the tuna or the YT better??
dump your girlfriend and go fishing.....trust me on this one
Yellows on the jetty? IM IN
Pretty sure this guy we found on Sunday driving over the paddies is making them stink...I mean sink
thats a good boat at a great price, if I could sell mine fast enough and upgrade I would in a heartbeat however Im sure this will go fast.
Are you looking to downsize by any chance? Say to a center console?
X2 for us Sunday 14 to the 267 then back to long beach. gave up trolling at the 267 high spot, I had a cedar, 2 x raps and a black and purple back...
this sounds like a deal. id like to see pics
rustoleum is the way to go for under $100 and you can get the silica sand at home depot as well
I need to catch as many of those tunas as I can before Im too fat and old. Booze cruising Alamitos in the summer with a bait tank full of beers is...
hey man it could be worse. my bro has never set foot on any of my boats, kinda sad actually. i finally got him out 2 weeks ago because his g/f...
is that you in that avatar picture:?
sent you a PM about a OMC
Its definetly slowing down. Sunday 9/12 We ran from Long Beach to the 14 trolled south to the 267 stopped on about 10 AWESOME looking paddies for...
also the water beaded off the oil base pretty awesome I must say
If you wanna go real cheap use oils based rustoleum with silica sand mixed in i did this on an old aluminum CC I had and it worked great. same...
location? we might want this
Garmin 74dv or 74sv
we need smaller pictures
Im in however Im not down there every weekend. When I am Ill let you know.
screw the 150 if you wanna fish yellowtail go to catalina
badass post. I have a s-ton of YT in my freezer and no smoker so Im gonna try this. Let us know how it turns out.
Love the hidden bank nice work!
I agree we had nothing but trouble with a quadrajunk on my old boat and changed it to a edelbrock has run great ever since
I only see 1 tuna
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