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Forum: For Sale: Boats Today, 01:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 815
Posted By wheelerd
Sounds like a great deal on that PS. Depending...

Sounds like a great deal on that PS. Depending on where you are it might be worth a quick flight up to Calgary to have a look.

As has been said, returning a boat back to its country of origin...
Forum: General / Other 03-01-2015, 01:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,165
Posted By wheelerd
I don't think it matters really . . . but logic...

I don't think it matters really . . . but logic tells me that having fresh water continually circulate through the hoses and heater core is better than having stale water sit there and gum things...
Forum: General / Other 02-27-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,165
Posted By wheelerd
Good stuff. Don't know if you winterize, but if...

Good stuff. Don't know if you winterize, but if you do make sure you blow the heater lines out. Nothing worse than a burst heater core come spring.
Forum: General Discussion 02-26-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 98,326
Posted By wheelerd
Great color combo.:)

Great color combo.:)
Forum: General Discussion 02-25-2015, 01:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,222
Posted By wheelerd
Maybe Providence, RI could become the 11th...

Maybe Providence, RI could become the 11th province?:D
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,222
Posted By wheelerd
True dat. We will be houseboating on Shuswap for...

True dat. We will be houseboating on Shuswap for a week in July and taking our boat. So yes, there will be a trailer with a white and red plate sitting in a BC parking lot. Someone might mistakenly...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,222
Posted By wheelerd
My X2 was previously owned by a guy in Alberta...

My X2 was previously owned by a guy in Alberta but it spent its summers in Osoyoos, BC.
Having said, I see a lot of MC's on Gull Lake and Sylvan Lake where I mostly hang out. Most I assume were...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By wheelerd
Thanks for the great input. I should have added...

Thanks for the great input. I should have added that it does NOT have PP.
I found a couple of 07 and 08 V210s on OnlyInboards for about $30k US.
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By wheelerd
2008 Sanger V210 -- good deal?

My neighbor has a line on a 2008 Sanger V210. 50 hours, 330hp Scorpion engine, no creature comforts (stereo, heater, shower, tower lighters) and no wake plate. It does have whatever built-in ballast...
Forum: Appearance 02-16-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,435
Posted By wheelerd
Pretty much any type of acid will take off the...

Pretty much any type of acid will take off the yellow film -- just depends on the strength and the concentration. Probably best to start with something more gentle and then work up if needed. Even...
Forum: General Discussion 02-16-2015, 03:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By wheelerd
The 195/X5 open bow was available 2000 - 2001. ...

The 195/X5 open bow was available 2000 - 2001. The X5 closed bow was available in 2002. It shared the same hull as the 95 - 97 Prostar 190 and the 98 - 02 Sportstar (and then Skier 19.)
In the...
Forum: Ballast 02-15-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 931
Posted By wheelerd
My experience also. I added a Bennett wakeplate...

My experience also. I added a Bennett wakeplate to my 05 X2 last summer. If you're comfortable drilling a couple of holes in your transom below the waterline :D it's not a difficult install.
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,190
Posted By wheelerd
. . . Swatguy nailed it.

. . . Swatguy nailed it.
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2015, 01:01 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 98,326
Posted By wheelerd
She's a beaut. Congrats. Many good times in...

She's a beaut. Congrats. Many good times in store.
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,092
Posted By wheelerd
2000 Xstar at NorCal Mastercraft (Frisco area) ...

2000 Xstar at NorCal Mastercraft (Frisco area) $179995
http://www.boattrader.com/listing/2000-Mastercraft-Xstar-102425602
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,092
Posted By wheelerd
Looks sweet. Nice options. When the time comes...

Looks sweet. Nice options.
When the time comes to sell be sure to post up lots of pics. Should go quickly.
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,650
Posted By wheelerd
I don't think MC has lost the plot any more than...

I don't think MC has lost the plot any more than car companies have over the past few decades. Most car ads now are about everything except the actual qualities of the vehicle -- how free a Ford...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,092
Posted By wheelerd
1099 huh? I didn't realize MC was in business...

1099 huh? I didn't realize MC was in business then.:rolleyes:
That's about the time of the Norman conquest of England!
Forum: For Sale: Boats 02-14-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By wheelerd
Very nice boat. Looks well-kept. Price is...

Very nice boat. Looks well-kept. Price is reasonable.
One small correction -- engine is the LTR, not the LT-1.
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,832
Posted By wheelerd
That's why I'm planning to keep my first gen X2...

That's why I'm planning to keep my first gen X2 until the day I die. One of the best crossovers MC ever made. Nimble, classic lines, not too many electronic gizmos to fail.
Someday it will be worth...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,250
Posted By wheelerd
Looks good. My water is still in solid form.:mad:

Looks good. My water is still in solid form.:mad:
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,650
Posted By wheelerd
A thoughtful and balanced comment. Good on ya.

A thoughtful and balanced comment. Good on ya.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,092
Posted By wheelerd
Just speculating . . . The newer boats had more...

Just speculating . . .

The newer boats had more bling, therefore heavier.
The newer boats had more ballast capacity.
MC knew that owners were ballasting way over the rated capacity so put a more...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,092
Posted By wheelerd
Super price on that 04. I bought my 05 X2 on the...

Super price on that 04.
I bought my 05 X2 on the basis of pics alone. It would have been gone otherwise. Glad I did.
Forum: Ballast 02-10-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By wheelerd
That's what I've done. Works fine.

That's what I've done. Works fine.
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