View Full Version : Speedo Pickups Mounts

05-20-2005, 10:56 AM
Has anybody ever removed the mounts that hold the speedo pickups from the transom? I have a tiny crack forming form one of the screw holes and I'm curious about what to expect before I start taking anything off of the hull.

05-20-2005, 12:09 PM
I changed my pitot tubes out for the ones they sell at DIM last week. It was a piece of cake. There's nothing underneath. I had to scrape off some silicone, but otherwise, it was just flat gelcoat.

05-20-2005, 12:17 PM
Did the same thing as kpickett to my own boat some time ago. Just remember to use some sort of sealant on the holes when you put it back together. I think I used white bathroom caulking..... but hey, it's paintable! ;)

05-20-2005, 12:37 PM
Did mine last week with the skidim pitots work much better than the original airguides.Clean up the area well and use plenty of sealant.Piece of cake.