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Forum: General Discussion Today, 04:29 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,482
Posted By bsloop
Keep the x-30! I have a 5.5 yr and 8 mo old. ...

Keep the x-30!
I have a 5.5 yr and 8 mo old. Have gone though it twice. (second is more difficult just like balancing two spinning plates )
You are now done with the first year which is the most...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 03:28 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,379
Posted By bsloop
Burn some oil and get a suspension that will...

Burn some oil and get a suspension that will laugh at anything discussed being towed in this thread 8p

If a person does not actually NEED the 3rd row seat, get a crew cab and bed height shell from...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 02:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By bsloop
WOW! "OJ TZ-X5 Inboard Propeller Left Hand...

WOW!

"OJ TZ-X5 Inboard Propeller Left Hand Nibral 1 1/8" 5 Blade for 6.2L 7.4L 8.1L
Seller information- westmichiganpropeller (845 ) About westmichiganpropeller
More than 10 available ...
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,057
Posted By bsloop
Looks like a great day and wake!

Looks like a great day and wake!
Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 390
Posted By bsloop
As a critique point, the hull does not have a dip...

As a critique point, the hull does not have a dip like your picture. It is flat/upward sloping.
It is rare to get water coming UP into the cabin from below. The only times I experience this if the...
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 10-11-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,141
Posted By bsloop
Water sports are fun but in Colorado it might be...

Water sports are fun but in Colorado it might be like trying to fit the proverbial square peg in round hole.

We have a blast off roading the trails and fire roads around Breck. I thought a summer...
Forum: General Discussion 10-03-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 275,878
Posted By bsloop
Turntable would be interesting but it is only a...

Turntable would be interesting but it is only a light RIB so hoisting the boat separately is probably much easier. Turntable would have to be built above the tires which would further increase...
Forum: Trailers 10-03-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,631
Posted By bsloop
Funny, I never remember dreams but had this one...

Funny, I never remember dreams but had this one last night......Premonition?

Towed into the night, parked, everything is fine before going to bed.
Wake up in the morning and trailer is in my...
Forum: Trailers 09-26-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,631
Posted By bsloop
Just for the sake of argument, I am going to...

Just for the sake of argument, I am going to assert tire quality has Improved while speed, loads and roads have become a greater burden.

Tire compounds, manufacturing techniques and quality control...
Forum: Trailers 09-25-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,631
Posted By bsloop
I am going to side with Roman. People may have...

I am going to side with Roman. People may have MCOCD but that often ends with the boat and cosmetic vanity. Too many get in a hurry or don't know trailer maintenance like bearings, tires, brakes or...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 09-23-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,170
Posted By bsloop
The Astro was similar to the same year's s-10 and...

The Astro was similar to the same year's s-10 and Blazer. It has a slightly longer wheel base than the Blazer but 6-12" less than most s-10.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chevrolet_Astro

Would you...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,022
Posted By bsloop
I would recommend the opposite. I would never...

I would recommend the opposite. I would never buy options that are not deemed useful to the owner when purchasing new. The return is no where close to what is charged especially higher end...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,152
Posted By bsloop
6 large pumps. Those alone are going to eat a...

6 large pumps. Those alone are going to eat a good amount of electricity per hour.
Curious what the basic hourly operating costs are projected?
This looks like it would be 4+ times larger than one...
Forum: General Discussion 09-17-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By bsloop
I think each boat throws a unique wake. I believe...

I think each boat throws a unique wake.
I believe manufacturers keep a similar wake shape intent across their lines with a possible exception of when completely different water sports are the...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 09-16-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 611
Posted By bsloop
I will spin it this way. What they fudged was...

I will spin it this way. What they fudged was MINIMUM curb weight and MAXIMUM cargo capacity (I will assert trailer weight is also inflated but more on that following)
We are talking a couple...
Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,551
Posted By bsloop
I don't winterize til mid November in KS. Shed...

I don't winterize til mid November in KS. Shed kept.
Wakeboard is usually done in Oct anymore, cant find solid riders and getting a little soft myself.
Enjoy a late season cruise as the colors...
Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 821
Posted By bsloop
Great looking boat! Glad you have a standup...

Great looking boat! Glad you have a standup dealer!

While vacationing in Gatlinburg, the girls went shopping and the boys played with boats one day!
Malibu and Bayliner plants are within minutes of...
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,020
Posted By bsloop
Agree, level trailer is important. Without...

Agree, level trailer is important. Without getting into a tow vehicle debate, lighter sprung SUV and half ton are more susceptible to bouncing and load variation.
What sits level for a normal day to...
Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,116
Posted By bsloop
The idiot is the cheap/na´ve guy that expects to...

The idiot is the cheap/na´ve guy that expects to just leave his expensive toys tied up and bobbing in open water instead of a protected harbor. What was acceptable in dock construction and flotation...
Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,020
Posted By bsloop
Was this your first long distance trip with the...

Was this your first long distance trip with the rig? What may have been different this time?

x-30 base weight is 4140,
add trailer 1200
if fuel 50g - 400
stereo + avg gear - 600
+ anything else...
Forum: Audio/Stereo 09-10-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By bsloop
The red wire may be on the battery and black...

The red wire may be on the battery and black grounded though the wiring harness. (bad, by the way as this is what can cause a ground loop whine)

You need to trace the blue remote turn on lead from...
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,020
Posted By bsloop
Need more specifics. type of tire, tire...

Need more specifics. type of tire, tire location, speed, inflation, weight rating vs actual trailer weight.
Define "new". Tendency to drive over curbs or a hard hit at some point?
Any thing...
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,116
Posted By bsloop
Show up and voice against if you can! From...

Show up and voice against if you can!
From experience, it is much easier to squash a few whiners in the ear of decision makers that have limited interest (or their own) than fight to get it changed...
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By bsloop
Interesting find. The 240sc was not produced in...

Interesting find. The 240sc was not produced in big numbers and I had never seen a 21sc before.
Its definitely smaller giving the seats sit low vs on a pedestal with the 240. Also the deck is flat...
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,854
Posted By bsloop
Get the trailer brakes properly adjusted and...

Get the trailer brakes properly adjusted and optimized. Add brakes to the second axle.
If you are going to have to change actuators, I would look closely at Electric over Hyd. This is much cheaper...
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