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ksmaristar91
10-17-2006, 10:01 PM
So it is supposed to get in the lower 30's this weekend 34 is the low, my boat is in a storage barn. Will it be safe? I went out tonight would like to hit it a few more times before the winter, any suggestions? The block is not drained.

6ballsisall
10-17-2006, 10:02 PM
I'd drain the block for a little CYA. Takes all of 45 seconds to do that.

erkoehler
10-17-2006, 10:04 PM
34 is the LOW.....I wouldn't worry about it.

Leroy
10-17-2006, 10:13 PM
Was 29 here in Indy last week and I'm sure no problem.

DISCLAIMER, I"M NOT BUYING YOU A NEW ENGINE IF YOUR BLOCK FREEZES AS JR SAYS IT"S EASY TO DRAIN: Imagine a jar of water sitting where you boat is, would it freeze the water solid and break the glass?

6ballsisall
10-17-2006, 10:14 PM
Dude, I'd just drain it. I'd much rather spend the 45 seconds to do that then loose sleep at night.

T Scott
10-17-2006, 10:20 PM
......or just move to Florida and not worry about it!! 8p I think our low tonight is 74 degrees. :D