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  1. TheBoyScout

    Offshore YT limits local banks 4/30

    Where's the 224?
  2. TheBoyScout

    Fishing Trip, Outboard Engine Failure (LONG)

    Damn I would have turned back right away and not beached the boat. What would you have done if you couldn’t start it on the beach? What if weather got rough and your boat flipped? Not trying to lecture but that’s what would be going through my mind. Also you could have a hole in your water...
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    BFT effects on the long term fishery...

    Yeah, I wanna know how our recreational fishing numbers compare to commercial fishing numbers. It seems like us releasing a small amount of cows compared to the commercial guys kinda seems like a drop in the bucket kind of thing.
  4. TheBoyScout

    Anyone have an SS75M sitting around?

    Let me know whatcha got
  5. TheBoyScout

    Through hull on aluminum center console help

    Does anyone have experience mounting a thru hull on their bayrunner? the distance between my strakes on the bottom of the hull is 3 and 1/4 inch. it looks like the SS175 series might be too big since the strakes will interfere with the transducer. The SS75 series are 3 and 1/8. I might have...
  6. TheBoyScout

    Anyone have an Airmar B175HW Ducer laying around?

    I'll take someone's if it's 12 degree offset!
  7. TheBoyScout

    Want to buy Simrad B175HW thru hull

    Let know what you got, looking for a 12 degree tilted element
  8. TheBoyScout

    T-Top enclosure/curtains

    Me too
  9. TheBoyScout

    How do I clean my fuel tank?

    Of course I’d clean the acetone out, put some fresh fuel in then siphon it out just to make sure most of the acetone is out
  10. TheBoyScout

    How do I clean my fuel tank?

    Avery and damad I like your idea but I really don’t wanna run that fuel through the boat or my car really. I was thinking about putting in a couple gallons of E85 and letting it slosh around (I guess the higher ethanol content cleans varnish well) and then siphoning out and recycling it. Does...
  11. TheBoyScout

    How do I clean my fuel tank?

    I just replaced all fuel lines and filters to my outboard because it was dirty and fuel pump went bad. I checked what the inside of the tank looked like through the fuel sending unit and i can see flaking varnish at the bottom of the tank. I siphoned out all of the fuel and now am looking for a...
  12. TheBoyScout

    Evinrude Etec Surging problem

    Thanks yeah I will definitely do that. But my question is how do I know whether its the low pressure pump just not filling up the VST fast enough for the high pressure to do its thing.
  13. TheBoyScout

    Evinrude Etec Surging problem

    Hey guys I recently bought a boat that came with a 2007 150 evinrude etec. Ive taken it out 3x now and it started surging more and more frequently. It would have great power then all of a sudden drop RPMS then back up and down, it even died once. While running, the primer bulb would go flat...
  14. TheBoyScout

    2007 Evinrude 150 ETEC 390 hours 7k obo

    Thinking about repowering my boat with a new 4 stroke 390 hours, long shaft, comes with controls and harness All service records available Will post pictures soon Send me DMs with offers 7k or best offer
  15. TheBoyScout

    WTB Cuddy Cabin 21-24'

    Looking for a nice cuddy cabin, preferably with 4 stroke outboard with enclosed transom. Send me what ya got 7609174208
  16. TheBoyScout

    Want Seaswirl Striper

    Preferably with alaskan package and outboard, or 23' striper CC. looking for a 21' or 23'. Text me what ya got! 7609174208
  17. TheBoyScout

    Boat Co-Owner dispute

    We never had a formal agreement. But from what Ive been told from an attorney that the title is a legally binding document and in the event of no written contracts the law looks at it 50/50.
  18. TheBoyScout

    Boat Co-Owner dispute

    Long story short I bought a boat with another person. We had disagreements about our visions for the boats and he claimed that he owns the boat because we dont have a contract. Everything Ive read and consulting with an attorney they said because we are both registered owners on the title that I...
  19. TheBoyScout

    2004 Bayrunner Baja 21'

    23k or best offer Electronics: -Simrad GO9XSE headunit -Simrad TotalScan transducer -Simrad autopilot system fully integrated NMEA Network -fully integrated NMEA 2000 network -Standard Horizon VHF (8’ antenna, sun cover) -5000 Lumen running light bow pulpit -2 2000 lumen deck lights -2...
  20. TheBoyScout

    Lobster Buoy Light setup, show me what ya got!

    I like that longer PVC style bouy! I think I’ll try making it a little shorter though. All I need is about a foot out of the water. They sit up in the water well?
  21. TheBoyScout

    Lobster Buoy Light setup, show me what ya got!

    Okay guys I have been searching far and wide for good lobster buoy light setups and the best ones ive seen is putting a weight on one side of the float then drilling a hole for a lightstick on top. I am always losing the chem lights and the LED ones just end up breaking. I know some brand are...
  22. TheBoyScout

    Who would you recommend to replace a deck on a 22 foot Baja Bay Runner near San Diego?

    Yeah I saw a Bayrunner once at Dana landing that had it and it was pretty nice. Way better than most decks I’ve ever seen including fiberglass boats
  23. TheBoyScout

    Who would you recommend to replace a deck on a 22 foot Baja Bay Runner near San Diego?

    I have a bayrunner and did it with marine board. Doing it all over again i would go to SD plastics and buy the marine grade HDPE board, only work to do is measure and cut and only costs an extra couple hundred dollars opposed to buying all the supplies to seal marine wood or wrap it. And it...
  24. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Mexican Documentation

    Could you give us the source that states you need a passport to pass over and back in territorial waters? I talked to the CG once and they didnt say anything about it.
  25. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Mexican Documentation

    425 is technically within 12 miles of a mexican land mass ie coronado islands. 302 and 371 are farther than 12 miles
  26. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Mexican Documentation

    From my understanding all you need is a mexican fishing license. That is it. No passport, tip, nothing but a license
  27. TheBoyScout

    Lowrance Helm-1 for cable steering

    Simrad Ap44 with Nac 2 is compatible. And a really nice unit. I have it and have installed it on a few friends boats.
  28. TheBoyScout

    Bayrunner Baja 21 what size 4 stroke?

    I have the same boat 2004 Klamath with a F150 4 stroke. I really like the extra power for heavy loads. Extra power never hurts.
  29. TheBoyScout

    Spark plug opinion

    Also looks like theres a little oil on #4 threads, what does that mean?
  30. TheBoyScout

    Spark plug opinion

    Theyve all been torqued down to spec. So maybe its smoking? I feel like it looks similar to #2 also they are kind of browned and carmelized. What do you mean by smoking? Sorry im a noob with reading sparkplugs
  31. TheBoyScout

    Spark plug opinion

    Tell me what ya think! Cylinder 1-4 left to right
  32. TheBoyScout

    Can anyone help me cut a fairing block?

    I ordered a fairing block for my transducer and will need help cutting it. Does anyone have a band saw they wouldnt mind firing up for me? Can throw some cash in
  33. TheBoyScout

    Raymarine Thru Hull Downvision CPT 110

    Transducer for sale, make me an offer. Has a thru hull fitting
  34. TheBoyScout

    Fujinon Techno Stabies Help

    Baker marine said it might be a battery connector issue. Not sure how it could be wrong kind of batteries? Thought they were just regular double As
  35. TheBoyScout

    Fujinon Techno Stabies Help

    Hey guys I have the fujinon 14x40 stabies and am having an issue, here are the symptoms: -Sometimes will not turn on -Stabilization will only work for about 30 seconds then die -getting a red light sometimes -will not stabilize when I press the power button twice but just tries to keep focusing...
  36. TheBoyScout


    Keep fishing. As long as you have safety precautions in place it’s respectable
  37. TheBoyScout

    How do you paint an aluminum boat?

    I pressure washed it the other day and now the paint seems a little powdery. When I rub against it the paint kind of disintegrates. Can I still sand it a bit and then paint?
  38. TheBoyScout

    How do you paint an aluminum boat?

    Awesome I was thinking the same thing. I don’t wanna be sanding all day
  39. TheBoyScout

    How do you paint an aluminum boat?

    The paint on the inside of my aluminum boat is fading and I would like to put a new top coat on the gunwales and interior. Do I need to sand and primer or can I just paint over my current paint. The current paint is factor paint. Thanks!
  40. TheBoyScout

    boat seats XXX

    I have a 150 and have a 17 pitch Yamaha prop
  41. TheBoyScout

    looking for yamaha outboard

    What’s your budget
  42. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha 4 stroke timing belt replace

    Find out if it is an interference engine. If it isnt, dont do it. Unless you find that kind of stuff fun then do it.
  43. TheBoyScout

    Need Transducer Help quickly

  44. TheBoyScout

    Strange sonar marks offshore near 371

    haha I learned my lesson
  45. TheBoyScout

    Klamath Bayrunner Baja 21' w/ Yamaha F150

    I have a bayrunner baja for sale or trade. I am looking to trade for a cuddy cabin over 21'. Preferably a striper with alaskan package or similar. Send me what you have depending on how nice it is I could also throw in some cash or vice versa. Electronics: -Simrad GO9XSE headunit -Simrad...
  46. TheBoyScout

    Strange sonar marks offshore near 371

    Anyone know what this looks like? I threw bait and no response and saw strange bubbles coming up from below the boat. At one point the mark came up to 15 ft bellow the boat and just sat there. Mammal fish?
  47. TheBoyScout

    TotalScan transducer placement and opinion

    Yeah I went yesterday and I think its alittle better but not able to read over 10 mph. I think I need to raise it up a little. I lowered and leveled it and looked at it underway and it seemed to be too deep, not "skimming"
  48. TheBoyScout

    TotalScan transducer placement and opinion

    I just moved it closer to the keel and lower so I am starting from scratch.
  49. TheBoyScout

    TotalScan transducer placement and opinion

    Interesting, my aluminum rides very flat so maybe lower will be better. I plan on stopping and reaching in the water and adjusting it on the fly
  50. TheBoyScout

    TotalScan transducer placement and opinion

    This looks like a great install. I notice my aluminum boat isn’t totally flat so I am hoping to get some clean water between the rakes. Looks like you’re perfectly splitting that xducer with the line of your stern
  51. TheBoyScout

    TotalScan transducer placement and opinion

    Awesome thanks guys. Please continue to comment. I think my xducer is heavy on the port side and will lower the right side so it is perpendicular to the ground also maybe lower it and 1/8”. I am going out fishing so I’ll take some pictures and see how it works!
  52. TheBoyScout

    TotalScan transducer placement and opinion

    I am sick of not being able to read my fishfinder when I’m going faster than 4 knots. I would like to be able to read at cruising speed (21 knots) or at least on plan (16 knots). Is anyone out there able to mark at speed with their Totalscan transducer? Also I just moved the transducer from...
  53. TheBoyScout

    What is the best boat battery for my situation

    Group 24 has nothing to do with 24v. That is just the size of the battery. I would go to walmart and get 2 group 29 deepcycle/starting batteries with an on off switch and ACR
  54. TheBoyScout

    2007 Suzuki 250.....stalling at cruise speed and dies

    Not getting fuel. If your primer bulb isn’t full then your low pressure pump should be looked at check the diaphragms. Then worry about the VST check needle valve and float. Also there should be a fitting to check fuel pump pressure. Often times you have to check it at speed, but obviously it’s...
  55. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Tricks to use in a picky bite

    Following this post. I think the obvious is lighter line and smaller hook, long soak
  56. TheBoyScout

    Offshore 2020 offshore season hopefully

    I’ll be on channel 72, wouldn’t mind working together. Call sign rough rider
  57. TheBoyScout

    Offshore 2019 Offshore - reason for my best season

    How did you get your transducer to read at those speeds?
  58. TheBoyScout

    Bait tank/gas tank placement

    Bait tank farthest back then fuel tank forward. Your bait will get beat up if it is forward. I have owned 3 aluminum boats this is the best way
  59. TheBoyScout

    Injector Service

    Do not do them yourselves! Get them professionally cleaned. They use high pressure and detergent and an ultrasonic bath. Definitely worth the money. Make sure to change all inline filters and VST tank if you have an outboard
  60. TheBoyScout

    Injector Service

    Take them to any auto mechanic and he’ll know a guy. You shouldn’t pay more than $25 each
  61. TheBoyScout

    Launch ramps in SD shutting down???

    Someone said the mayor plans on shutting down boat ramps in SD county?? Nooooo
  62. TheBoyScout

    Poachers 3/21

    Why would you claim to poach a fish? That's just stupid. You make it sound like youre fishing in a protected zone or depth. SMH
  63. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Fishing is now cancelled

    Are we allowed to go on private boats?
  64. TheBoyScout

    Anyone hear of this virus?

    Idk, I gotta take a shit tho
  65. TheBoyScout

    Anyone using a Totalscan fairing block?

    Thanks for the quick reply! Hes got the totalscan xducer right?
  66. TheBoyScout

    Anyone using a Totalscan fairing block?

    I need to read at faster speeds so I want to get a thru hull. I want to buy this...
  67. TheBoyScout

    Is my engine mounted too low - Livingston Warrior

    I agree with mullet. Also not familiar with RPM ranges for 2 strokes. Which I believe yours is?
  68. TheBoyScout

    Is my engine mounted too low - Livingston Warrior

    Yeah looks low, on plane you want to see your anti cavitation plate slightly above the water line. Try raising it up one hole at a time
  69. TheBoyScout

    XtraTuff Boots size 11

    Not insulated. San Diego Vista specifically
  70. TheBoyScout

    Blue Sea Systems add-a-battery wiring question

    No issue. That is the point of an ACR is to keep your house battery seperated from your starting battery until the ACR senses a high voltage from the starting battery meaning the engine is on an currently charging. Once that voltage drops ie when the engine is off, the ACR automatically...
  71. TheBoyScout

    Will Raymarine Transducer work on Simrad GO9?

    There was a thru hull xducer already installed in my boat when I got it. I want to get a thru hull for my Simrad but then was wondering, maybe I can use the Raymarine Xducer that is already installed? Specifically it is a Raymarine Downvision r70258 model. Is it possible to hook this xducer to...
  72. TheBoyScout

    XtraTuff Boots size 11

    Brand new never used For sale $80 Text 7609174208
  73. TheBoyScout

    Fujinon TechnoStabi 14x40

    Let me know what you have
  74. TheBoyScout

    Looking for someone who can build gaffs in exchange for a fishing trip

    You heard me! Build me some nice gaffs and I will take you out. No cost out of your pocket and you don't even have to clean after! You would be riding on a badass super fishy 21' Bayrunner Baja. DM me lets work something out
  75. TheBoyScout

    Boat rewire project

    They have breakers they sell on amazon that arent expensive or large in size. inline fuse is probably okay but ideal would be a breaker
  76. TheBoyScout

    Boat rewire project

    Also blue seas switch panel is the best, crimp all connections no solder, use shrink wrap connectors and shrink wrap tubing on top of everything. I like the covered blue seas fuse block the best for less corrosion
  77. TheBoyScout

    Boat rewire project

    Looks pretty good. I would use a breaker switch instead of an inline fuse though. Also 10 gauge is pretty big. Look up voltage drop charts to figure out what gauge you need for each appliance. I believe I used 12 gauge or 14 for everything including 2000 gph bilge pumps. I rewired my entire 21...
  78. TheBoyScout

    2019 Yamaha 115hp 25”

    Anyone want to buy this motor and trade for a 2013 YAMAHA F150XA?? My boat has too much motor and needs a 115
  79. TheBoyScout

    Bayrunner Questions

    I had an 18’ very fun but very tippy. Now I have a bayrunner Baja 21’. Much nicer
  80. TheBoyScout

    Honda bf150 leaking water from flush connector

    Its a simple water hose gasket just like when you buy a spray nozzle it has a rubber gasket so it seals completely. Is there a rubber gasket on your hose connect where it threads on to the engine?
  81. TheBoyScout

    Honda bf150 leaking water from flush connector

    Replace check gasket
  82. TheBoyScout

    Help Reading FishFinder

    That cloud is bait fish. Those little marks might be small fish like bonito but most likely mackerel. I wouldn’t say any of your pictures are holding game fish. That V line is most likely you’d lure that is dropping down then reeling up
  83. TheBoyScout

    2005 Yamaha 115 4 stroke won't restart after running

    Im betting that with starting fluid it still wont start which means youre getting too much fuel in the cylinders and it has to evaporate a bit before restarting. Basically running very rich at idle at least.
  84. TheBoyScout

    2005 Yamaha 115 4 stroke won't restart after running

    Have you sprayed starting fluid to see if it will start to differentiate if its a spark or fuel related?
  85. TheBoyScout

    Simrad go7 settings for offshore tuna fishing.

    Always run side scan and 83khz up and down together
  86. TheBoyScout

    Simrad go7 settings for offshore tuna fishing.

    Run side scan and 83khz on one screen set sensitivity to auto and depth to 150 ft and side scan 300 feet each side. Adjust sensitivity when you mark fish to your liking. Practice slowly going past kelp paddy’s and using the sidescan to look under the kelp. Conditions change day to day so the...
  87. TheBoyScout

    Offshore THE BIGHT, 9/15/19

    Awesome great read! Hope to fish with Bight Sportfishing one day!
  88. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Condor 9/9 emergency

    Hopefully someone immediately started CPR! If someone is not breathing you need to immediately administer CPR. Compressions first then breathes if possible. Compressions is the most important Action to take as it will keep blood flowing and blood has enough oxygen concentration to keep the...
  89. TheBoyScout

    The Aluminum boat photo album

    Here are some pics of mine
  90. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha F150 Lower Unit

    $500 or best offer, someone mechanically inclined can pull the bearing carrier and replace the dog clutch
  91. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha F150 Lower Unit

    Taking best offer
  92. TheBoyScout

    Simrad go9 help

    Nice I got a 21' bayrunner baja, which autopilot system do you have
  93. TheBoyScout

    Simrad go9 help

    What kinda boat you got? Ive got mine dialed, nmea 2000 network, autopilot, sonar, charts, etc
  94. TheBoyScout

    2005 Yamaha 115 4 stroke won't restart after running

    If it’s cranking it’s not a cooling issue. I would make sure you’re getting the 3 important things. Compression, spark, fuel. Fuel is usually #1. Make sure the primer bulb is hard and full of fuel, then check to make sure you’re getting spark my putting the treads against any metal on the engine...
  95. TheBoyScout

    2005 Yamaha 115 4 stroke won't restart after running

    Did you check proper fuel flow?
  96. TheBoyScout

    Offshore New lo an dodo

    Dorado has already been caught
  97. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha F150 Lower Unit

    In perfect working order except for it will not shift into reverse. Works just fine going forward. Best offer
  98. TheBoyScout

    Simrad GO9

    I’ve got one without a transducer for $750, you can easily get a transducer for like $100
  99. TheBoyScout

    New Tesla semi truck motor.

    That would be fuckin awesome
  100. TheBoyScout

    Factoring waves, swells, periods and boat size

    I would charge that any day. If I was really scared I would start heading back by 1
  101. TheBoyScout

    Adjustable T Top

    Only used 1 season, has custom surf board rack on top with 2 2000 Lumen LED lights front and back $800 first come first serve call/text 7609174208
  102. TheBoyScout

    Looking to add autopilot to lowrance hds7 gen3

    Just did a crap ton of research on this. Long story short I would convert to hydraulic steering and get the AP44 kit from simrad. Yes it will work with your Lowrance but I would probably switch to a simrad headunit for complete seamless. That’ll probably run you 3500 to do steering and autopilot...
  103. TheBoyScout

    C-Map Insight Pro sucks!!!

    Navionics + is the way to go, just installed and the contours are amazing
  104. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha OEM Prop 14 1/2 X 17 Propeller

    Basically new, only a year old. Pulled off of my yamaha F150 Asking $150 or best offer call/text 760-917-4208
  105. TheBoyScout

    Auto pilot questions

    Where did he buy it? All the lowrance kits i see come with the point 1, he probably got the simrad drive pilot
  106. TheBoyScout

    Auto pilot questions

    the only difference between the lowrance outboard pilot and simrad drive pilot is the heading sensor. I am trying to research if the extra $600 will make a big difference but I am probably gonnna go with the lowrance one
  107. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha F150 4 Stroke peeing cold

    I run it all day and itll still be cold at the end of the day
  108. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha F150 4 Stroke peeing cold

    When I took my outboard to the yamaha mechanic he told my my outboard was peeing cold and needed a new thermostat. So I changed it myself and sure enough the old thermostat was very corroded and had junk all over it. After I replaced it the pee stream still didnt warm up. Every outboard Ive ever...
  109. TheBoyScout

    Lowrance Autopilot Questions

    Awesome! Let me know how it goes! What outboard do you have? And what extra parts did you need to buy that didn’t come with the autopilot system? Heard you have to buy some 3 Way fittings. And where did you purchase the AP?
  110. TheBoyScout

    Lowrance Autopilot Questions

    The difference lies in the GPS sensor unit. Did you install a lowrance autopilot?
  111. TheBoyScout

    Auto pilot for 19ft Bayrunner

    Im looking to put my first autopilot in, I think Im gonna do lowrance autopilot. I have a 21' bayrunner baja klamath
  112. TheBoyScout

    Lowrance Autopilot Questions

    Is anyone running the lowrance autopilot for hydraulic steering? How do you like it? Limitations and frustrations? Any tips on install? Specifically baystar hydraulic steering Planning on installing in my boat and syncing it up to my Simrad GO9 XSE. (Yes Lowrance autopilot will work with...
  113. TheBoyScout

    C-Map Insight Pro sucks!!!

    Waiting on my new Navionics app, will give you all my opinion on that but if it is anything like the phone app it will be 100x better
  114. TheBoyScout

    Want to buy Fujinon Techno Stabies 14x40

    got cash in hand, will take this post down when I’ve bought some. Text me 7609174208
  115. TheBoyScout

    C-Map Insight Pro sucks!!!

    Definitely set up correctly. I am an electronics expert haha
  116. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha OEM Prop 14 1/2 X 17 Propeller for 14 1/2 x15 prop

    want to trade for a smaller prop or straight sell $100 call text 7609174208
  117. TheBoyScout

    C-Map Insight Pro sucks!!!

    do not purchase or rely on this mapping software. Navionics is leapyears ahead of cmaps. I was fishing La Jolla and had no contour lines to work off of. It was horrible
  118. TheBoyScout

    6 Y/O Daughter Tagging Along

    Should be really nice this weekend!
  119. TheBoyScout

    Kodiak PF 42 bait tank

    Text me I’m pretty sure I have the 32 7609174208
  120. TheBoyScout

    2006 or newer Bayrunner Baja 21ft

    Whats your budget? Haha, Ive got a 2004 badass bayrunner baja 21
  121. TheBoyScout

    Stabilized Binoculars

    Text me what you have, looking for some fujinon stabies 7609174208
  122. TheBoyScout

    Lowrance Autopilot system

    Interested in putting an autopilot system in my boat preferably lowrance since it seems like the cheapest way to go. Let me know what you have 7609174208
  123. TheBoyScout

    1998 Parker 1800cc w/ 2016 Yam 115 4 stroke

    Wow not even my bayrunner gets 5 mpg
  124. TheBoyScout

    Custom glass bait tank

    How much? And does the lean post come with it
  125. TheBoyScout

    Boat Trailer for 16-21 ft boat $300

    I believe each leaf spring was rated for 4K, it is definitely a heavy duty trailer
  126. TheBoyScout

    Boat Trailer for 16-21 ft boat $300

    just pulled it off of my 21’ center console, very sturdy needs some work though, that’s why I post for so cheap. I could definitely do the work and get more money but I don’t have time Will need: -new lights -new tire -new fenders -new license plate $300 Priced to sell fast Call/text Ray...
  127. TheBoyScout

    Boat Trailer 16 ft

    Got a perfect one for you, needs some work tho but I’m letting it go for $300. Works in current condition just fine. Needs new lights, bunks on one side and 1 new tire
  128. TheBoyScout

    Help! How to prop a boat? Bayrunner Baja 21 Owners

    Cruise speed is like 21 mph and max is like 38 mph. I’ve also read that most Bayrunner owners put a 115 or even a 90 outboard and get similar results as me and better fuel economy. I have a 150 on the back of mine.
  129. TheBoyScout

    Help! How to prop a boat? Bayrunner Baja 21 Owners

    So I've been looking at all the yamaha performance bulletins for my 2013 F150 and many of these heavier boats get almost 5 MPG! Right now I am only getting 3.5 mpg. I know it is not a fuel issue because i just had the whole fuel system done (injectors cleaned, new high pressure filters, VST...
  130. TheBoyScout

    WTB yamaha propeller 14 1/2 x 15

    If you have one let me know, I would like to buy 7609174208
  131. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Gearing up for the big bluefin

    Depends. If you’re fishing flatfall I wouldn’t put anything less than 200# flouro. For bait they might only bite lighter line like #80 or whatever
  132. TheBoyScout

    2301 Striper WA Diesel Low Low hours

    This thing has been on craiglist for forever now. GLWS
  133. TheBoyScout

    Want to trade talica 12ii for tranx 500

    either trade straight up for tranx 500 or 350$ obo
  134. TheBoyScout

    Talica 12ii Lever Drag

    Good condition Little boat rash Filled with 65 lb spectra Recently serviced call/text for pics 7609174208 $400 OBO
  135. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Long boat ride 8/2

    wow only 17 gallons? What boat set up do you have? haha
  136. TheBoyScout

    WTB Trailer for 21' CC, single or double axle

    Need a trailer for my 21' Bayrunner Baja. Text me what you got! 7609174208
  137. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Short Report 6/30, 7/4 and Good Popper Bite Video

    6 bluefin 5 yellowfin, July 4th we got 4 yellowfin
  138. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Short Report 6/30, 7/4 and Good Popper Bite Video

    They were all thrown on ice right away. Meat came out awesome
  139. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Short Report 6/30, 7/4 and Good Popper Bite Video

    Hey guys this took place last saturday. Got to the zone and a single tern bird a mile away caught my eye I turned towards it and we saw a nice foamer, boom my friend gets a hook up on bigger grade bluefin. My other friend also gets picked up on the first cast but his hook breaks off! Stupid...
  140. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Bluefin What We Saw 6/15/18

    This is Rough Rider! Nice talking to you out there, we got a couple 40 lbers to stick that day
  141. TheBoyScout

    1 Load Rite roller trailer in San Diego

    how big of a boat does it fit
  142. TheBoyScout

    T-Top and T-Top Rod Holders

    I’ll take the rod holders! I dmed you
  143. TheBoyScout

    Sand wheels/cart for Hobie outback

    I have 2 wheels but not the frame
  144. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    it definitely hauls ass! haha, cant wait to go WOT on a flat day, only been able to get up to 4500 RPMS so far and goes about 34 knots
  145. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    I have a 2013 Yamaha F150XA and used baystar hydraulic steering
  146. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Thanks for the tip! Unfortunately the gas tank was welded to the bolt and the frame so that wasnt possible but the decks are still pretty easily removable. I just recently put in fresh fuel but before that the fuel tank was empty
  147. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    She is finally done! Let me know your thoughts! Also does anyone know how to clean a non removable fuel tank? Thanks!
  148. TheBoyScout

    Recommendations for inexpensive autopilot system

    I know there are some stand alone systems that dont require a GPS unit and I am interested in one of these or if it a whole system that may include GPS/Sonar/Autopilot for a good price. I am looking for an inexpensive option for my bayrunner baja with a Yamaha 150 that has hydraulic steering
  149. TheBoyScout

    Offshore New Lo-An on the bluefin in January!

    Do you know what general area you were fishing in?
  150. TheBoyScout

    21 Gregor

    Any epoxy will probably work, the link posted above looks better than what I used. But this is what I used
  151. TheBoyScout

    21 Gregor

    I am currently doing 2 coats of epoxy on 1/2 inch ply then painting with marine top coat anti skid. If I were to do it again I would do 3/4 inch ply and epoxy. You will probably need 1 gallon of epoxy to redo your entire deck with 2 coats. Ebay has good deals on epoxy. Epoxy is suppose to be...
  152. TheBoyScout

    WTB Leaning Post

    Show me what you got and the price 7609174208
  153. TheBoyScout

    18' Bayrunner 2008 Suzuki 4 Stroke

    Price drop 6k or best offer
  154. TheBoyScout

    18' Bayrunner 2008 Suzuki 4 Stroke

    I average 5-6 miles per gallon so with 30 gallons probably 150 mile range.
  155. TheBoyScout

    need 15 hp yamaha outboard for trolling motor

    I have a 2001 15 hp yamaha with less than 50 hours on it
  156. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Alright guys I had my welder finally do some work the next step is mounting my new Yamaha 150 and getting the decks done! I’m planning on doing 2 coats of epoxy to seal the plywood then giving it a coat of grey non skid. What do you guys recommend for sealing plywood decks? Unfortunately Im only...
  157. TheBoyScout

    2013 Yamaha 150 HP Manual Needed

    Hello is there anyone out there that would be willing to share their e version of their manual or maybe sell their 150 hp manual? I have the the F150XLA
  158. TheBoyScout

    18' Bayrunner 2008 Suzuki 4 Stroke

    Price drop 7k or best offer
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    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Update: Pressure washed as much gunk as i could get out tomorrow I’ll plan on using some elbow grease to get the rest of stuff off. MY new Yamaha 150 is coming in this Friday! Stay tuned for pictures
  160. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Alright guys I have pulled up the deck and all the styrofoam and its a mess down here! Looks like a mixture of dirt, mildew and some corrosion. My plan is to: -Fill up with water (inspect for leaks) -Mix in dish soap and let it sit for a bit -Use a stiff brush to break up some of the gunk -Let...
  161. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Hey guys I have a question for yall. I was thinking about doing some kind of marine board (HDPE) but it is super expensive! For 1/2 inch a sheet is about $200 and I would probably need 3-4 sheets for my boat. So I was thinking instead doing 1/2 or 3/4 inch plywood with 2-3 coats of epoxy then...
  162. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    I heard to use 2 coats of epoxy to seal the wood? Is spar urethane just as effective?
  163. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    This is a 2004 Klamath!
  164. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Also what do you guys think about using HDPE marine board vs regular plywood that has been coated in epoxy then painted
  165. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    Awesome thanks for the feedback so far! As far as my electrical system my question is: When I get the Blue seas switch panel (switch only) is it okay to not run the main hot wire from the battery switch to switch panel but rather to the fuse block then wire each switch individually to each...
  166. TheBoyScout

    Full Bayrunner Rebuild

    So basically I am a sucker for bayrunners! I love how cheap they are to run for a full day of fishing. I am currently selling my 18' bayrunner for my ultimate goal which was getting a Bayrunner Baja 21'. I'd like to say I am mechanically inclined but I definitely want some feedback and opinions...
  167. TheBoyScout

    WTB 100-150 HP 4 Stroke Extra Long Shaft (25") Outboard

    I have filled the need for a motor. Thank you tho!
  168. TheBoyScout

    WTB 100-150 HP 4 Stroke Extra Long Shaft (25") Outboard

    Preferably looking for a Yamaha 4 Stroke but will consider other makes also. Low hours please (less than 1000) Call/Text Ray @ 7609174208 Thanks!
  169. TheBoyScout

    WTB 19' Baja Bayrunner

    I have an 18' regular bayrunner not bayrunner baja with a 4 stroke 2008 suzuki df50
  170. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Tuna on a dinghy

    Wow, thats fucking awesome! Keep Killin it
  171. TheBoyScout

    Your opinion on a good budget sea worthy boat!

    I only useful 16 gallons on that trip yeah I’ll definitely miss my fuel economy. 5-6 miles per gallon
  172. TheBoyScout

    Your opinion on a good budget sea worthy boat!

    I just want to be able to fish those big blue fin and San Clemente!!! Asking for a recommendation on a sea worthy boat to get me there and back
  173. TheBoyScout

    Your opinion on a good budget sea worthy boat!

    We limited on dorado and yft. The boat carried 3 250 lb men with lots of rods and 30 gallons of fuel, and 30 gallon bait tank. No problem getting up on plan
  174. TheBoyScout

    Your opinion on a good budget sea worthy boat!

    Depends on the weather, took me 1.5 hours on Saturday cruising at about 20 knots
  175. TheBoyScout

    Your opinion on a good budget sea worthy boat!

    Maybe the potential to sleep on it? Why I would consider a cuddy cabin,
  176. TheBoyScout

    Your opinion on a good budget sea worthy boat!

    I currently have an 18' aluminum boat that I love. I love it because it is cheaper than hell to tow and run. I have gone down as far as the 425 from mission bay and totaled over 100 miles on a trip. What I don't like are the low side rails and I wouldn't feel comfortable taking it out in...
  177. TheBoyScout

    Need help checking for weather and conditions?

    So I already know about using NDBC ( and checking swells and winds. So my questions are: What swell directions and heights and periods are ideal conditions, good conditions, fair conditions, and bad conditions? (I have an 18 ft center console) I currently use Fish...
  178. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Decent day offshore 10/5

    How do you fish for yellowfin off of porpus?
  179. TheBoyScout

    Offshore North 9 10/1

    Wow the weather turned to crap! Had 2 buddies wanting to go and hit some yellowfin on my 18 ft tin can (bayrunner). We got some decent bait from MB then left the bay and only putted along at 8 knots all the way to the N9. By this point one of my buddies was already blowing chunks. We saw a bird...
  180. TheBoyScout

    How to read Temp maps and Chloro Maps, help please

    I have a general idea of what to do by looking at temperature changes and where clear water relates to that map. But how much value do you give to this method when trying to find pelagics? Any tips help
  181. TheBoyScout

    30 Gallon Bait tank

    Good condition No cracks 200$ or best offer 7609174208
  182. TheBoyScout

    Bayrunner inyotuckee style

    Where did you get the lean post?
  183. TheBoyScout

    8/8 Surface Iron Action, No Bait

    Hey guys launched out of oside. Decided not to get bait cause there was a ton of bait puddling on saturday so i thought i would be a cheap ass and just catch my bait especially since I am usually a kayak fisherman doing it anyways. Anyways we started heading southwest and saw no bait, just my...
  184. TheBoyScout

    16ft Bayrunner

    I was actually really surprised with the amount of replacement parts available online. Im currently having the mechanic rebuild both carbeurators and found parts easily online to rebuild it. This thing seems to be bullet proof
  185. TheBoyScout

    15 hp 4 stroke Yamaha longshaft

    Has less than 50 hours on the motor
  186. TheBoyScout

    16ft Bayrunner

    Here are some pics
  187. TheBoyScout

    16ft Bayrunner

    Yes I am asking 5000! I am open to offers though for sure, engine is being serviced as we speak and getting the carburetors rebuilt as the #2 carb had a gasket leak due to a failed float valve.
  188. TheBoyScout

    Plans Change

    What kinda skiff setup do you have?
  189. TheBoyScout

    16ft Bayrunner

    Yep! I took her out today and got 5 mpg going almost full throttle for 20ish miles and trolling mixed in. Only burned 7 gallons
  190. TheBoyScout

    16ft Bayrunner

  191. TheBoyScout

    15 hp 4 stroke Yamaha longshaft

    2000 obo, will upload pics tomorrow
  192. TheBoyScout

    15 hp 4 stroke Yamaha longshaft

    Great engine low hours, no longer need it Text me 7609174208
  193. TheBoyScout

    WTB 40,50,60 hp 4 stroke outboard

    i have a few smaller trolling motors (6 and 15 hp) to trade or cash to buy either a 40, 50, 60 hp 4 stroke motor. Not looking for a 2 stroke, want it to replace my 2 stroke Text me 7609174208
  194. TheBoyScout

    WTB Outboard 15-25 hp long shaft

    I have a 2001 4 stroke 15 hp Yamaha with low hours. Text me or anyone interested in it 7609174208
  195. TheBoyScout

    Yamaha 15 HP 4 Stroke Kicker

    Awesome little kicker, just collecting dust. Serviced before being put away. It has the long shaft I believe. Asking $2000 or best offer. It's a 2001 I believe. Text/call me 7609174208
  196. TheBoyScout

    Repower shake down la Jolla

    Holy crap! That's some awesome fuel economy!! What kinda boat do you have Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  197. TheBoyScout

    Transducer and Fishfinder Settings Recommendation for Inshore fishing

    Hello guys, I am the new owner of a Lowrance Elite 7Ti with TotalScan transducer. I am wondering what the best settings are for running sonar. I can run either 200 khz, 83 khz, medium/high chirp and I think thats it. I am kinda confused if chirp is better than traditional broadband 83khz or 200...
  198. TheBoyScout

    17-Ft Invader CC with 1998 115-HP Mercury ELPTO

    Price? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  199. TheBoyScout

    6 Pack recommendations

    Bubba jean sportfishing, captain mike has a ton of experience and easily the nicest boat with all the bells and whistles Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  200. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Ready for some Bluefin? My 2016 highlight video

    So sick! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  201. TheBoyScout

    Weekend forecast and trip

    I am I'll be on the new loann Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  202. TheBoyScout

    Weekend forecast and trip

    Do you guys think the overnight boats will cancel trips to tanner bank this weekend? I'm scheduled for an over night on the new loann but winds look like they will be up and maybe some rain? Do these conditions effect the bluefin bite? Thanks
  203. TheBoyScout

    Anyone on the new loann?

    Any reports from being on the new loann? What time did you guys leave the fish last night, did you guys have live squid? And what time did you get there yesterday morning Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  204. TheBoyScout

    Offshore You have to kill em' guys...... Big Bluefin on the Toronado!

    What are your tips? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  205. TheBoyScout

    YT on Patty off of OSIDE. Need some advice

    Ha sounds like you have a lot of regrets in life. Don't worry there's still time Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  206. TheBoyScout

    YT on Patty off of OSIDE. Need some advice

    This feels like an awesome opportunity because I don't k ow when the next time I'll be able to target these big tunas off a kayak this close. The world record tuna caught off a kayak is 187# in Hawaii. I have the potential to beat that but I doubt I will. How amazing would that be tho? Local guy...
  207. TheBoyScout

    YT on Patty off of OSIDE. Need some advice

    Awesome thanks for all the info guys. My set up is going to be slow trolling a Mac pretty far back and maybe a rapala up closer? I'm gonna be using a talica 12ii on a 40-100 rated Rod 65# spectra to 80# flouro and I'll be using my Torium 20 HG 65# spectra to 80# flouro on some type of jig. (What...
  208. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Caught bft today

    Awesome! How many miles from shore? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  209. TheBoyScout

    YT on Patty off of OSIDE. Need some advice

    Oh god I would shit myself if I saw a great white. Would a 9 mm do?
  210. TheBoyScout

    YT on Patty off of OSIDE. Need some advice

    I have a sail so hopefully someone won't hit my ass! Lol thanks for the advice tho
  211. TheBoyScout

    YT on Patty off of OSIDE. Need some advice

    Caught a nice 20 lb YT slow trolling past a kelp patty about 3 mi off oside harbor. Hey guys I have to come clean about something. I am a kayaker not a boater. But!!! I wanna go offshore where all you boaters are catching them tuna! So I am planning on going 10 mi offshore out of Oceanside or...
  212. TheBoyScout

    Offshore Last Thursday Oside Foamers

    How many miles off the coast? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  213. TheBoyScout

    Bachelor party six pack

    Bubba Jean 28 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  214. TheBoyScout

    Advice on Torium 16 and 20

    Sent them into shimano Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  215. TheBoyScout

    Advice on Torium 16 and 20

    Hey guys I've had a horrible stroke of bad luck lately lol. On my torium 20 the handle is harder to turn and I hear a faint squeaking, also the freespool is very slow to release line and I checked the spool speed knob. Anyone have any ideas as to what the problem is? On my 16 the rod clamp...
  216. TheBoyScout

    WTB Calstar 765L

    Please text at 760-917-4208 north county SD
  217. TheBoyScout

    La Jolla 3/23/16 it's here

    I was on a yak and saw 2 guys on a PB reel up 2 35 lb YT
  218. TheBoyScout

    Newbie got 2 today!

    So I woke up this morning wondering if I should head out today cause of my tight schedule but I decided YOLO. So I woke my ass up and drove an hour down to San Diego to get on the New Seaforth. I sat in the cabin and outside listening to an audiobook when we roll up on a school of fish a couple...
  219. TheBoyScout

    The Newbie's first yellowtail!

    lol I have it saved, gonna pan fry it later
  220. TheBoyScout

    The Newbie's first yellowtail!

    Well guys, I lost my yellowtail virginity and its awesome! I went out of the New Seaforth's AM trip. While we were browsing around trying to mark yellowtail I overhear some guy talking about BloodyDecks and thought nothing of it. I finally go to grab my rod off the rack and when I come back he...
  221. TheBoyScout

    Yoyo Iron recommendations?

    When do squid spawn? Or are they around year round
  222. TheBoyScout

    Yoyo Iron recommendations?

    that salas 6x that i have doesnt really feel too heavy, thats why I kinda like that white one because its 10 oz and seems to be about 25% heavier than the salas. I just dont know if the yellows will like the look and/or action of the white one
  223. TheBoyScout

    Yoyo Iron recommendations?

    the white one is 10 oz and is the heaviest of them all, and the tady 4/0 is also just as heavy as the salas. Which irons would you recommend?
  224. TheBoyScout

    Yoyo Iron recommendations?

    Hey guys, Newbie here. I'm planning on heading out tomorrow in search of the elusive yellowtail. I currently have these irons and just want your opinions on them. I'm planning on going to the store later and picking up some blue and white salas or tadys. Please give me your opinions on the irons...
  225. TheBoyScout

    Okay another Newbie question, how to yoyo?

    A glow in the dark like this one?
  226. TheBoyScout

    New Seaforth 1-22-15

    that made me lol tho LOL lets hope!
  227. TheBoyScout

    New Seaforth 1-22-15

    Thanks for all the help guys! I'll be a good yellowtail slayer someday
  228. TheBoyScout

    New Seaforth 1-22-15

    Nice! We were pretty close to lj yesterday they are out there
  229. TheBoyScout

    New Seaforth 1-22-15

    I believe the entire day there were about 22 yellows caught. About 16 in the morning and and 6 in the afternoon. I went on both the am and pm trip. The morning was beautiful but we were having trouble locating the yellowtail until we found the first batch and it was immediate bendo for 10 guys...
  230. TheBoyScout

    Okay last Newbie question for a while, I promise!

    Thanks everyone! I'll post a write up tomorrow and a gopro video if I get hooked up on a yellow. Wish me luck!
  231. TheBoyScout

    WSB on fin bait 1/11/15

    wow! thanks man, i really appreciate it
  232. TheBoyScout

    Okay last Newbie question for a while, I promise!

    so you recommend starting with a yoyo iron than a dropper loop?
  233. TheBoyScout

    WSB on fin bait 1/11/15

    excuse my ignorance.
  234. TheBoyScout

    Okay last Newbie question for a while, I promise!

    I notice every time I am on a party boat people congregate to the back of the boat. Should I try to get a spot in the back, or is it kind of a myth that people feed me that its best to be in the back. Any tips on fishing the front or sides of the boat? Thanks again! Hopefully I can slay some...
  235. TheBoyScout

    WSB on fin bait 1/11/15

    Awesome! Quick question, how are you able to distinguish between WSB and yellows on a radar. Non the less know they are there lol. I have a nice lowrance radar but dont know how to use it yet lol any tips?
  236. TheBoyScout


    ha typical Raider fan :indabutt:
  237. TheBoyScout

    Okay another Newbie question, how to yoyo?

    Wow awesome! Thanks for all the help guys!! I'll post a write up on my experience tomorrow whether or not I catch a yeller:Death_To_Above: or not thanks!!! :jig:
  238. TheBoyScout

    Okay another Newbie question, how to yoyo?

    Can anyone shed some light on the art of YoYo fishing for yellowtail or various other fish species? Thanks! Appreciate the patience. I bought a bunch of salas 6x for tomorrows adventure. Speed, water column depth, different movements.
  239. TheBoyScout

    Okay Newbie here

    Awesome! Looks like a good time. Thanks for all the feedback! it is greatly appreciated
  240. TheBoyScout

    Okay Newbie here

    Hey guys I just started deep sea fishing this year and have been hooked on yellowtail. I'm seeing all these reports on box canyon and yellowtail. Can anyone give me the coordinates to box canyon? I can't seem to find any information on it. If any of you guys know how to fish box canyon maybe you...
  241. TheBoyScout

    Fishing the 9 mile...

    Whats up guys I'm a new boat owner and wanna break my boat in to get some big fish, how is the 9 mile bank usually fished? From what I've heard you have to find a kelp pattie and then fish sardines off near it? is this correct?
  242. TheBoyScout

    Help :(

    I really need some basic help on where to go for yellowtail. I can't seem to find them to save my life. I usually launch out of dana landing. Partly because I'm a new boat owner, grrr. Help anyone?
  243. TheBoyScout

    Yellowtail at the shoe 11-8

    where is the horse shoe?
  244. TheBoyScout

    Yellowtail at the Shoe

    where is the horse shoe?