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Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 49,359
Posted By ridefst
I don't have a product review, but I can say that...

I don't have a product review, but I can say that this guy is johnny on the spot with shipping!
Ordered it on Wednesday and here it is on Friday already.
Very impressive!

If only the warm weather...
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 05-17-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 49,156
Posted By ridefst
Huh, wonder why you guys are having so much...

Huh, wonder why you guys are having so much trouble up there?
Plenty of water down south - I'm probably heading to Tappan this weekend, it's only 2.5 inches below summer pool at the moment...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-24-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,930
Posted By ridefst
Surprised nobody replied to this... I presume...

Surprised nobody replied to this... I presume most of you know already but JDK is right.
The green (or whatever color) normal automotive antifreeze is quite toxic. Dunno what a few gallons would do...
Forum: General / Other 08-21-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 19,419
Posted By ridefst
So your friend is actually manufacturing these in...

So your friend is actually manufacturing these in CA?
That's pretty cool, the other tower I was looking at was the Aerial Airborne, but that's a china import, which I don't care for.

Yeah, there are...
Forum: Other 08-01-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,086
Posted By ridefst
Yeah, what they said. I recently got an '88...

Yeah, what they said.
I recently got an '88 Tristar; great boat, I love it, but would never take it in 4' waves.
I've got to be careful when turning around to pick up a skier, when I cross my own...
Forum: General Discussion 07-14-2010, 09:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,575
Posted By ridefst
I've got an 88 tristar, kept stalling when idling...

I've got an 88 tristar, kept stalling when idling and being hard to restart (made docking a real challenge).
Put a new cap, rotor, plugs, wires, and electronic ignition on and completely took care of...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 07-14-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,768
Posted By ridefst
The OEM dodge 7 pin connector really isn't...

The OEM dodge 7 pin connector really isn't expensive.
One pin broke off on mine, so I checked at the dealer first (expecting the worst).
The entire assembly cost something like $15 or so.
Forum: Appearance 07-14-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 572
Views: 61,503
Posted By ridefst
fmgeiser@gmail.com Thanks for the help.

fmgeiser@gmail.com
Thanks for the help.
Forum: General / Other 07-09-2010, 08:04 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 19,419
Posted By ridefst
Very nice looking! What tower is that? I'm...

Very nice looking!
What tower is that? I'm looking for a tower for my '88 Tristar 220, can't decide between cheap and semi-ugly or expensive and nice.
I might follow your lead with the herculiner,...
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,176
Posted By ridefst
Looks like Danimal hasn't posted anything for the...

Looks like Danimal hasn't posted anything for the last six months; but if anybody happens to have this file available, I'd be very interested.
fmgeiser@gmail.com

Thanks!
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By ridefst
Ended up with the Nautique trailer after...

Ended up with the Nautique trailer after all.
Doesn't fit quite right, I'll have to raise the back bunks a bit; but it sure is a nice trailer!
Disc brakes, rubber suspension, LED's all around, etc...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By ridefst
I'd try a new distributor cap and rotor. Cheap,...

I'd try a new distributor cap and rotor. Cheap, easy, and the source of a lot of problems.

Actually, this _was_ me, '88 tristar was idling fairly rough, stalled out now and again at an idle. ...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 06-30-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,768
Posted By ridefst
In my experience, the Hemi isn't nearly as nice...

In my experience, the Hemi isn't nearly as nice on the highway as the chevy 6.0.
The reason for this is that the Hemi puts out lots of power when it's revved up, but not so much down low. Therefore,...
Forum: Appearance 06-29-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,195
Posted By ridefst
Ok, so a Mastercraft is not a toilet, but I tried...

Ok, so a Mastercraft is not a toilet, but I tried this for the first time and it's so easy it feels like cheating!
Couple of bottles of The Works toilet bowl cleaner in a garden sprayer, and an open...
Forum: General Discussion 06-23-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By ridefst
but... don't mix DOT 3/4 with DOT 5 fluid. ...

but... don't mix DOT 3/4 with DOT 5 fluid. They're very different and will not work well together.
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 06-21-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 49,156
Posted By ridefst
Just poking my head in :) I'm just west of...

Just poking my head in :)
I'm just west of Massillon a bit, but I generally head down to Tappen instead of north to Berlin/Westbranch/etc.
Was camping/boating at Tappan last weekend, but so was...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By ridefst
No luck with Dorsey, they don't have any...

No luck with Dorsey, they don't have any appropriate used trailers and they are currently not building new trailers
"Hopefully, someday we will reopen the manufacturing plant." - sounds like the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By ridefst
It's an 1988 EZ Loader, according to the...

It's an 1988 EZ Loader, according to the registration.
It tilts (not sure why), has surge brakes, and no provision for the prop/rudder at the back. The prop shaft comes out a few inches behind the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-13-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By ridefst
New guy - just got a Tristar 220

Hello, new guy here.
Just picked up my first inboard this weekend, an '88 Tristar 220.
Boat is in pretty nice shape, new carpet throughout, 700 hrs, looks pretty well taken care of.
Trailer is...
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