When I repowered my boat, I was able to reuse the Yamaha (1980's) binnacle control on a Merc. The Merc required the opposite cable input...
I was explained this by a bearing buddy rep years ago...
When the bb get's filled with grease to the point where the outer cup (w/the zirc...
Has anyone tried casting small crankbaits such as Rapala cd 5's or trout spoons like Thomas Buoyant spoons?
I was wondering if the spool spins up...
Has anybody home canned WSB in Mason jars?
I've done tuna, bonito, yt, trout, wahoo and sheephead. Tuna bellies were the bomb!
I was thinking to...
New never been used
Complete with wire basket and cutting board
32.5" long, 19.5" wide, 22" tall. 41lbs.
Amazon has it for $389 as of today.
North up and looking at the compass to decide which way to head.
I too fish a lot of structure and it's the only way for me.
Depending on how your...
Like a pair? lol
Gold is expensive. Price may fluctuate depending on current gold prices
Quality skills need to be rewarded
Around 3 bills, but...
I've been wanting one of these for years
I was fortunate to catch a 64lb. WSB last spring and got a pair of nice size otoliths (stones)
I went to...
Thank you for the info!
Unfortunately I already pulled the trigger and ordered the 9's. The good news is was from Amazon, so exchanging for a...
Thanks for that.
I have always added an insole to all my extratufs over the years for added comfort
Maybe Marina del rey Anglers might be for you.
I'm sure being a guest at one of their meetings wouldn't be a problem
Yeah, that's what I was gathering when reading the reviews.
I'm a 81/2 - 9 shoe size and currently have a size 9 US made boots.
If I went to a 10,...
Question about the sizing of the "made in china" version of the Xtratuf Legacy boot.
Has the size changed from when they were made in America?
Thank you for your very detailed write-up
I wasn't aware of the IAR sleeve being locked in place while under load (makes total sense)
A lot of...
Good to know
This is a little corney but could be helpful
Same time of the year
Try to figure out his location
Good luck out there...
Pete from LTH is starting to make short videos posted on youtube
How to use the Sato crimp kit gets demonstrated by Gary Sato himself
Thanks for the report
Are there any restrictions in LAB in regards to fishing off a kayak?
I've fished there off a float tube without any issues...
Thanks for the report
Info like this gives another clue to the puzzle
Might not need a carb rebuild kit
More than likely a clogged jet
Carefully, use a single strand of copper wire that's smaller than the jet...
From what I've heard, their money is more greener than ours... just saying
Like others have said, Larry needs to make a living and the SMB...
Is the reel clamp stud designed like this?
I had a concern with this design in a narrow Fury write-up but was assured that there haven't...
I will reply to PMs if sale falls through
If that "sync & link" doesn't cure your problem, you may want to check the TPS (throttle position sensor).
I had an intermittent idle issue with...
I have to agree
I don't think either motor will get you up on plane
I had an older 20' Bayrunner with an 8hp 2 stroke...
I have some Newells that I'm planning on selling in the near future
I hope that they are worth this much!
I don't believe epoxies will adhere to that plastic
Should be the same material as a kayak
GOOP sticks very well to just about anything...
Just got a new Revo 50 NaCI
Was wondering if I should open it up and apply some corrosion X (or?) to the one-way roller bearing to help prevent...
Any plans to start selling quality frozen sardines?
The FW striper guys would be all over it if it was good quality! :Zombie_Ro
Icom has been good to me
Went through a couple of Standard Horizons over the years
It's amazing seeing how fishing tackle is constantly evolving.
Your reels rock! :beerbang:
Hi Matt, thanks for responding to my concern about the open threaded stud hole.
I can see that with such a narrow reel, it is necessary to break...
Very nice write-up and great pictures
It kind of looks like this is a pre-run reel because of the finish details.
However, as a machinist, I see...
Really nice job with the editing :hali_olutta:
I guess we won't be finding out for sure where the line tie is :nopity:
Does the line run thru the brass rivet then tie to the hook eye or is...
Thats the hook eye on the top flat side, which means that the hook lays flat between the two halves of the mold (like a Do-it mold)...
Well, this is an old post
I use a dropper loop knot and cut the lower leg of the loop (I feel that you end up with a stronger knot if you cut...
Interesting shape with the ridges
From the shape of this head, I would guess that it's made by spin casting and a split RTV mold
Digging the show on youtube
Thanks for pointing it out!
This guy has full episodes without commercials :2gunsfiring_v1:...
"M" probably means manual settings
Which camera are you using?
Might be able to find a picture of it to help direct you
In regards to taking better "close up" pictures, try using the macro setting on your camera. It's usually identified with a flower symbol
I have a Trailrite trailer
I feel that the flaw lies in the front surface not resting against the frame
I'm going to repair it and keep on using...
I had an issue with my frame mounted spare tire mounting bracket
It appears that there are different designs on how they attach to the trailer,...
Well that kind of sucks, but not surprising... Thank you for the heads up!
I was wondering if you can tape two rod tubes together (6" dia.) to create one check-in bag.
This will be on Alaska Airlines flying to Anchorage,...
... I think
If that is indeed a Sarcastic Fringehead, what is this one? Which I originally thought was one
Caught this a few weeks ago in SMB
Can anyone ID it?
The mouth was huge with teeth, wide open the whole time
The jaw looked like it could...
I think that he will need a puller to remove the bearing carrier to change the seal?
Easy fix if you have the proper tool
Congrats on getting on the cudas
BTW, if that's a pic of the batray that you guys hooked on the troll, to me it looks like an Angel Shark
The rod holders on the roof get used a lot. That is where the extra rods get stored while fishing. Just be careful that you don't set them up with...
That's great that you don't have any corrosion showing through the transom.
I believe that the wood that is used to strengthen the transom holds...
Nice boat Frank
Built in the late 80's? Looks a lot like my '89
What size kicker are you running?
Looks like you must have some incredible tide...
I thought I was going to see this boat restored :Bawling_e
If the hull doesn't have severe electrolysis other than the transom, it's worth...
"What would happen or can I expect to happen to the motor?"
More pressure on the internal engine parts-
wrist pin bearing surfaces and rod...
From what I know about O/B motors, you want to prop the motor to stay in the mid to upper max operating range.
You need to find the new...
That's a carburated motor isn't it?
I've heard of the tiny holed jets getting blocked often and the rebuild kit being costly.
Try doing a search...
Any pics of the dungeness crab?
That one looks like the kind to do some serious offshore fishing and diving with...Congrats!
Well shit, there you go!
Maybe that "bad fuel" you're trying to give away ain't so bad.
That is the purpose of me posting this...
...To give the guys something to think about if they aren't aware.
Not this time.
It was the hose inner lining that was breaking down.
This silver hose was part of the primer bulb assembly. I checked the hose...
Interesting how they mention the "silver fuel hose" that Mercury uses (same as mine).
The other hoses in my system (black) are not...
While changing an in-line fuel filter on my 2001 115 Mercury Fourstroke, I noticed a lot of pieces of what looked like the interior of a hose in...
Sent a PM on the downrigger if still available
Report from last weekend:...
I find it hard to believe
What do you think?
Another one from 1987
I hear the name Norris in this one
Is this Norris Tapp from the Freelance?
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Check into their NFB steering systems to see if it is applicable.
If you have to fight with steering wheel pulling to one side then you will...
Good catch! :hali_olutta:
You need a bigger butt to inhale your bait!
Nice editing too
Was this filmed with a GoPro?
Which mount were you using?
Helmet or forehead strap?
X2 plus a clogged VST filter.
Be sure to purge all the fuel lines before reassembly to prevent running that dirty fuel thru the clean components....
Thanks for that
Good to know
Does the inside of the tubing have any kind of rust protection?
On that zinc coating that ZincNation did for you.
Was that an aerosol application similar to the LPS stuff in a can that they have...
A little tip, have your camera man turn down the stereo to allow the dialog to be heard... just a tip. Hope this doesn't offend...
Another one from 1983 aboard the SEARCHER
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This needs to be seen
There are some very familiar faces on here
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Report is correct
Some of my buddies were on this trip
Fishing was looking pretty sketchy for an overnight trip but they said that the seas laid...
Okay you've been heard... now go away
Tomo, Thanks for the props
Your right about your hardware.
I hear that video editing does take the proper hardware
The transom mount pump gets mounted flush with the hull bottom
The front edge of the strainer screen is flush and the back is angled down 15...
You don't have to have a Mac for editing
A Windows machine should do just fine with the proper program :hali_olutta:
One of the guys had a Go Pro camera that was attached to a gaff handle
I edited this short video together with the footage
BTW, Best trip ever!...
I was on the 3 day Dick Uranga "Capt. Potatohead Memorial aboard the Searcher out of Fisherman's landing Aug. 13-16, 2011
The weather could not...
Don't buy that excuse of being temperamental when they get old BS
I was told the same thing.
It's just another way of saying "I don't know...
The hose route between the pump and tank should be always going uphill to prevent any air pockets being trapped in the line which will prevent the...
You, my friend will not have that problem with a Tracker bass boat and 2WD unless you are a dumb :shithappens: like those guys
The back of the PU...
17' aluminum bass boat?
Used to tow my 22' Bayrunner cuddy with a 1994 V-6 200 hp Chevy Astro van which did okay. Had to downshift to 2nd and...
Just thought I'd share this with everybody since it seems like a terrific way to hook on a live mackerel
I take no credit on this idea, but...
I'm not going to get into your warranty issues but both of your issues might be caused by the way you are operating your vessel.
The are issues...
He said Talica 25
That's a larger reel
I'm thinking 100 or 130 Izor or JB but what do I know
Let the experts chime in
Check the fuel pressure on the fuel rail "when the problem is occurring"
If the low pressure fuel pump is bad, you won't have proper fuel...
If you want to put together your own kit, I've made a few of these over the years
Currently I usually use the 20 gal model.
The one in this...
I have no idea of the value but I would agree with either converting to diesel or go with a big block gasser instead of that small block (it...
I wouldn't keep running it on 2 cylinders
You could saturate the oil with gasoline if you are not getting spark or possibly hole a piston from...
I finally got around to editing this short video of the 2011 SD anglers Open Bay Bass Tournament which took place on Jan. 29, 2011
I'm the guilty one that has rebent the two guides to bring them back to their normal position.
That's why they have that "S" looking bend
Thanks for your feedback!
I think that I'll pull the trigger on a set for the steelhead rod
If they cast better and are lightweight, that's what...
You aren't the first one to say that.
I was telling this to my local rod builder and he said "that's not possible"
Between by buds and I, we have...
Fuji "K" Series Guides
Has anyone built or fished a rod built with these?
I'm looking to build a spinning 8 1/2' salmon/steelhead rod to...
They are very responsive @acidrod to questions via e-mail, even stupid ones such as:
Will you have a presence at the FHS?
or do you have a...
First hand video:...
Thanks for looking
That was Derrick's boat... still looks good
I made the three rod holders on the back of the cabin :D
245/75/16 Goodyear Wranglers
Rims are 6" wide
Your just down the road from me
Sorry, No longer available :zelfmoord
Has anybody had any luck cleaning the built up brake dust from disc brakes that collects on galvanized rims?
I've tried scrubbing them with a...
I've had a couple of Diawa Sealines (from the 80's) break in a similar fashion
You may want to order a small bottle of softener to get the right amount hardness to your baits
The SW formulas are tough but tend to be too stiff...
Thanks Rick... But I was more wondering which size frames to go with?
I did get some 6 inch yamashita baits from you and had some good success...
What dredge are you recommending for the flatties
I see that are different length bars
Although it seems like a lot of work involved, this sounds like it would give the most professional results. Thank you
I did a J-90 some time...
I remember seeing some Shimano jig sticks with a spongy feeling x-wrap grip on it.
I did a search on this forum and did not find a post about it....
Yep, that looks like it!
Now we know what to call those.
Thanks for the replies!
Caught this perch (upper pic) and noticed that it was more rounder and had different markings compared to a Barred Surf Perch (lower pic).
You'd better double check on that before you pull the trigger.
I only remember seeing aluminum spools made by Newell that fit the Penn reels......
Is that a cleat between the roller and the locker?
If you remove the cleat, is there enough room there?
Would you have access to behind it to add...
Sorry to hear about the ankle
Good to hear you mention the release of the Red Snapper that were caught around that island
New use of lead wheel weights has been banned in CA. since Jan. 2010
Eventually any existing lead WW's in use will be removed and recycled out of...
On 9/17/2010 I sent a letter via KeepAmericaFishing voicing my concern about this issue
On 9/28/2010 I received this E-mail:
Dear Mr. ____:...
Go with the thru-hull transducer
I have one on my 22' Cuddy Baja Bayrunner and it works great
I get a reading at all speeds down to around 400ft...
Hopefully, none of the impeller got into the cooling system and got lodged in a critical area.
...I've heard of it happening
Thanks for looking
I just heard of this...
Oppose the Proposed Federal Ban on Lead in Fishing Tackle!!!
Do something about it before it's too late!
On August 23,...
I saw you back in the marina when you were loading your boat back on the trailer
Congrats on your first WSB. Hopefully the first of many!
Did you get this figured out?
The graphite Newells have a narrower bolt pattern
than the aluminum models(p series)
This could be why others are...
Is it a round wire hook or forged with flat sides?
Offset or straight?
Bronze finish or black nickle?
I see a VMC 7262 that looks like it or a...
...Great Article! I'm going to do some SUPER TUNING! Thanks!
Go through the troubleshooting procedure and if nothing comes up negative it may be your sensor.
Depending on which sensor you have, some of the...
Since the loran transmitters have been turned off in So. CA, are other parts of the US or Canada still operational?
Maybe somebody out there needs...
"What else could cause the PSI to be so low?"
If it's pissing like a champ, check the port where the gauge tube is connected to.
Test port at...
One other thing to consider is when drift fishing with bait in the rodholder, I prefer the 30 deg over the 15 deg but horizontal is even better...
What's your favorite oil to lubricate with?
...since they ship them dry
Good life expectancy?
Frank, since you are pouring many of your baits around a leadhead, when are you going to start making you own leadheads instead of buying them?...
Thanks, but I'll want to get rid of it as a kit because the base and spacer bars will be useless to me by themselves
If that spool fits a Newell branded reel, then it won't work in a Penn reel
The distance from the pinion gear to the end of the spool...
Can't help you on a local source, but you may consider for future use to tweak your molds to accept a Mustad 327866 BLN hook.
Great hook for the...
RDELAY, One of the cleanest Bayrunners that I've ever seen!
I don't see any trim tabs?
They really make a difference on that hull.
Roughly 7lbs. per gal. of water
140lbs will keep things balanced?
Yes, try to trim the motor up some and see if it helps
Some hulls steer weird if you trim the bow down too much.
I personally would loose the wing...
You're going to need a prop that has 2" or more less pitch for up there.
Just get a cheap aluminum one for around a $100 or less and keep it as a...
How high of attitude?
I've had mine up at Big Bear and the power drops waaaay off up there.
I couldn't get more than 4000rpm @wot which is not...
So you have the motor trimmed all the way down to keep the bow down?
Have you tried to trim up a little to see if it goes away?
BTW, If you are...
I just saw the pictures of your stern and the tuna tubes
Could it be possible that there is too much head pressure from the tank & tubes for those...
Do you want to save some $$$?
MOLDS_AND_ACCESSORIES: Shark River Mail Order
Do-It Molds : Sinker molds for pouring your...
I've got the same year boat.
If you are going to have the motor off, there are some things to consider.
How's the transom look?
Any pin holes...
Travis, Is that the one for 12K ?
I've installed the transom mount pump on two different boats and haven't had the "bubbles in the water" issue with either one.
Get the diesel, I've never heard an owner of a diesel say that they wished that they were gas powered :Zombie_Ro
Right now, diesel is cheaper...
Yes, your motor did warm up. But with the thermostat stuck open, the EFI system thought that it wasn't warmed up and gave you a overly...
I haven't seen the inside of a Squidder in many years but this is what may be happening to yours.
I'm thinking that the dog isn't pivoting freely...
Bitchen report again!
Not boring. Keep um cumming!
Going to try to make it out there on the next two weekends
Still using the Hopkins?
There's always two sides to a story :argue:
Thanks for answering my question
Got to love the new cameras coming out these days!
Very enjoyable video. Longer would have been better.
The fish-eye/ wide-angle makes for a great effect. :Zombie_Ro
What kind of camera was it...
Pretty scary sh*t
They're there to kick some azz.
They're probably very nice when out of uniform :chestram2
Not sure if this belongs here
WTF, it's football :_shopping
Stumbled on this on a local TV station (KDOC 56 Los Angeles) on Friday PM
I think this may be the problem
Sounds like your system cannot overcome an air lock when you loose prime.
Did you say that it happens more often...
Anyone try to make mackerel tubes out of 2'' PCV or ABS?
I'm thinking it should work :beerbang:
Buddy ordered some parts for his older Abu from here:
Thanks for the tips.
Gonna have to drop the boat in some sweetwater and catch some strippas :boobies:
Just ordered over a $100 worth of cutlery :_hot_:
They'll make some fine X-mas gifts :appl:
Thanks for the link!
If you go with the "extra strength" plastic (lure craft 500, tube plastic) also order a small container of "softener" to get the flexibility just...
Thanks for sharing the info on how you got the job done.
That ought to help some guys get the nicer models.
Great job! :notworthy
Those look nice!
Makes mine look like "Plain Jane"
Gives me some ideas for next time
Thanks for sharing!
They are sturdy. Can be made more sturdy with larger hooks and heavier mono.
The hooks don't really rust if you rinse with FW after use and...
fishnazzi, It's cool. I wasn't referring to you.
I know there are going to be comments about "I'd rather buy them"
You're right about the bent...
Thanks for appreciating the tutorial.
Hope some of you make your own and make good use of them.
As for the guys that are going to say...
Make Your Own Sabiki Rigs
- Yarn: yellow, white, red
- Small corrosion resistant hooks
- Strong thread (I use left over nylon...
I pour lead and have the skills to make an aluminum mold for those.
Either machine it in the blank areas of existing molds that I already own or...
Don't have a thread pitch gauge at home but the 6/0 screw pitch matches a 4-40 screw that I do have and the diameter measures like a #8
Congrats on the golden
There's some big ones around this year
I will see you at the party
Donny Boy, The only other non-lurker out of the bunch!
We ran into Jimmy and the boys back at the washdown.
Tony was asking where the hell have...
-Shimano Spheros 4000 loaded with 150 yds 30lb braid, 3 ft of 20lb mono
-7' Shimano Clarus rated 8-15lb
-Anchovie and 1/4 oz egg sinker
When my friends got checked, they asked them if there was any alcohol onboard and if they had consumed any during the day.
They were truthful and...
For the Del Rey guys
(Heard this from a buddy of mine)
Last weekend (Sat.), the Sheriff's Dept. was stopping all boats heading back to the...
I'm gonna ask this question here first since I know you guys throw a lot of swimbaits.
Any of you using these leadheads with this type of barb?...
Modified underspin leadhead and a 7" Zoom Super Fluke
...After a 10-15 minute fight expecting to see some kind of a shark or...
Bigfish69 is on the right track.
I think that it is your injectors resetting themselves. Anyway's that's what I've read about what that sound is...
Andy, They look pretty damn good!
Did you make your own molds?
If so, what kind of material?
You have the pre-Baja series hull like the second photo that I posted. From looking at the pictures I think that the factory was adding on...
Trim tabs really makes a big difference on this hull.
Motor weight should be taken into consideration. Remember that back when your boat...
Here you go WarpDrive... 26' Cuddy Bayrunner.
I've only seen one or of these on the water, ever. I wonder if there are any still in existence?...
I have a 9.9 Yamaha kicker(electric start) on a HD spring loaded bracket that the swivel bolts are tightened down, essentially making it...
Jigs are looking better and better.
Looks like the airbrush is the way to go.
Tell me more about that Seal Coat Epoxy. Did a google search on it...
Thanks again for all the excellent info :cheers:
Outstanding and informative write up!
Agree with others. You have very good writing skills.
Getting back to modifying rods. Have you ever...
Way to go Maggie!
Congrats on your first legal :hali_ruahahaha:
Hey, Capt. Ron has a son named Neil. Was that him?
Family run operation?
Those are pretty cool. :rockin:
What kind of material did you make your mold from?
How did you keep the eyes in place so they don't...
Great thread! :rockin:
If you don't mind answering, what kind of equipment does it take to melt down aluminum for casting?
How did you bend the cap to wrap around the top curve?
What thickness is the cap? 5/16/, 3/8?
I'm assuming that the mounting...
I've been using a Penn 505(5-1 ratio) with the 500 gear set(4-1 ratio) for 5 years with no problems so far.
The lower ratio has added a much...
Thank you for sharing your pouring techniques
Question: How can you tell when the first color is "cool enough" to add the second color?
Is it a...
In checking a Curado 200 and a Calcutta 400 handle that I own, they both have the same screw.
I'm assuming that your reel came with this...
I was wondering why you're after that style of head?
In looking at available molds, they seem to go up to 1oz max.
You may have to find...
For anyone interested in learning more about the pending MLPA closures, this was on the radio show alloutdoorsradio hosted by John Grabowski and...
Look here for which molds interest you:
Do-it Molds: Jig, sinker & lure molds for pouring your own lead fishing tackle
Then check this...
From my understanding, this design allows for a deeper V.
The tubes fill with water at rest which creates ballast and empties...
No problem kid,
I could be off the mark here, but a buck a piece may be on the high side.
It's been a few years, but I think that I used to see...
Hey kelpbass kid,
Good for you for taking this on! :appl:
In looking at your website, I found a few spelling errors just below the two hook rig...
50hp? Hydraulic steering= overkill
Check out the Teleflex NFB(no feed back) steering systems.
I'm been running the rotary 4.2 full turn to...
I stand corrected and learned something new
Removing the filler cap eliminates the tank vent issue.
One other thing to check is the anti-siphon valve at the top of the tank pickup. . .where...
You'll figure it out.
One thing that my mechanic does do while checking a fuel system out, he will "T" a vacuum gauge in the fuel line up near...
A few other thoughts.
I'm assuming that you have refilled the first tank that you ran dry and worked fine without any issues and have tried both...
Defective siphon bulb?
I know that they go bad.
If you want to make multicolored baits, you will have to have separate containers with the different colored plastisol (liquid plastic) and...
You can use SS welding rod.
You might be able to find a welding shop to sell you some.
...or cut up some old spinner blades
BTW, I'm trying to...
Thank you for the tip on brushing the plaster on the baits to help break-up the surface tension and reduce the problem with the bubbles....
I didn't realize that this was even possible to do at home until a couple of years ago, when somebody had shown me some plastics that he had...
Yes, like this one
In regards to the RF with the bulging eyes, I thought that I had heard a biologist that was working the tagging program,...
Hey look, there's no doubt the "G" has a tremendous amount of knowledge and skill and is willing to share it with you all.
It's obvious that he...
Mikee, Thanks for the support.
Sorry for the late response. I had to gather my thoughts after being kicked in the nuts :nutkick:
Oh yeah, a free mold that's made out of aluminum. It's pretty easy to pump some of these things out.
I hear that the orange/white and...
Well, that's pretty fuckin harsh of you to say that! :nutkick:
Sorry, don't have any.
As stated in my original post, I wanted to fish with one of...
CNC mill using the computer to control the X&Y coordinates (left and right, front and back) but not the Z coordinate (up & down) and a lot of...
Zero $$$ out of pocket... someone gave me the mold
But it took 5-6 hrs of my time to figure out how to make use of the existing pocket and...
When the Lucanus jigs came out last year I was curious about them, but the was no way in hell I was going to spend 18 fricken bucks on one!
I'll talk to him.
I don't think that he can stand for long stretches of time that's required at FH.
Cory lives out my way, doesn't he?
I wasn't planning on FHS but wouldn't mind hooking up with Corey and relay what my dad can remember. He's shy and thinks that it would be...
Thank you for posting this! I hope that your grandma pulls through.
Both my mom and dad's families were sent there.
My dad used to sneak...
Thank you for this reminder!
I've been pouring lead again and need to take the precautions.
What are the signs of lead poisoning?...
You are right about the link being confusing when they refer to the temp ranges. I just googled silver flux and that came up.
You will have an easier go at it if you use the Black SilverFlux instead of the white stuff.
If you notice how easily the stainless gets glowing...
Very Nice! :Zombie_Ro
I just viewed your other vids and you've got some real talent at putting them together... Great job!
What kind of camera...
Good reply! And thank you for sharing your knowledge on the castability of braids.
Staying on the subject, which brands that you've...
If you are referring to the screws that adjust the length of the frame and not the ones that are for the hold down clamp, you are not going to...
1.I'm OK, thanks
2.When they allow boat launching at DVL again
I was wearing leather... on my hands
...and safety glasses over the eyes.
I'm usually just wearing a short sleeve T-shirt except it's damn cold...
Since more guys are gaining interest in making their own leadheads, I want remind them to please be careful!
While pouring hot lead in one of my...
Thanks for posting up the picture of that head.
I'm considering modifying one of my molds to add a blade to some of the heads.
Here's another idea.
You can make a patch out of 3/16" or 1/4" aluminum plate and bolt it over the hole with a layer of silicone between the cover...
Thank you for your responses guys.
Anybody using these?
Are they catching for you?
Do they seem to make a difference? ...I hope they do because they cost some $$$
Good chance that your injector(s) screens are clogged and/or your VST(vapor separator tank) needs servicing(cleaning)
Good luck with the fix....
Better yet, get a flush and change the filter.
I have a 5.9 Cummins and use Chevron Delo or Shell Rotella diesel oil in SAE 15W40. Don't cheap out...
Deno, No need to be sorry
I guess I was just assuming that screws were being used. Rivets are easier but a PITA when you have to disassemble it...
Agree, stainless is best
Isn't that what was originally used?
Are any of the self tapping screw holes stripped?...I've got a fix if they are.
Still the same advice... Don't use copper, Bronze or brass
...go with stainless or plastic like this one:
I've got a 1998 22' Baja Bayrunner and found a couple of common spots that leaks can occur. Like Tommy's boat, look where the side brace...
I think it's recommended to block the light that penetrates through the polyethylene plastic tanks.
The belief is that the bait will settle down...
I can't comment about the new transducers available these days, but I've had this prototype Airmar- SS threaded shaft with shrink tubing to...
Hey, Thanks for that!
I'm aware on how much time and effort putting a good video together can take.
The welder should about know this. Make sure that he places his ground where the electrical current won't travel through the bearings
Nice job of editing the mix of the stills and video footage and the pace of it.
I liked the way it transitioned from B&W to...
This doesn't apply to the Yamaha owners, but I too have the 115hp Mercury version with the Yamaha powerhead(2001) and my owner's manual says you...
Very nice! :git:
Thanks for making the video.
What kind of mount are you using when you set the camera down?
Here's a post that may help you. It doesn't involve tearing the carbs down and might clear the blockage.
I hear them talk about a product called...
I'll be thinking Kodiak next time around for sure :2gunsfiring_v1:
Those pistons are hard chromed steel.
Caliper body is gold cad. plated and almost no corrosion at all.
I just replaced the pads last...
Here's a little heads up for anyone with disc brakes on their trailer that needs new brake pads.
Instead of just retracting the caliper piston...
Is this the one?
YouTube - The Camel Toe Song
Thanks for the report and pictures.
That's funny how you added the signs to your tow boat.
I was reading about the tournament online (Union...
I was in no hurry this trip since we were going to be there for so many days.
Even when I am in a hurry, it still seems to take a long time to get...
Left the house @ 4:15am, got to the Redlands McDonalds @ 5:45, waited until 6:00 for them to open. Took a break and had a light...
Sorry, concentrating so hard to post picture forgot width dim.
2 1/4 narrow, 2 3/4 standard width. Scott
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