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Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,818
Posted By Ben
Sweet ride. Interested on ski report btw that...

Sweet ride. Interested on ski report btw that and the 205.
Major transport there. No rock chips for sure, nice job.
Did it come w seats? No interior pics? Haha.
Forum: General / Other 09-12-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 240
Posted By Ben
That could be issue for sure. What brand is...

That could be issue for sure. What brand is that. Never seen one quite like it with the double horizontal sides.
Loading on side may work. Pull the wheel off. Lots of ratchet straps. Maybe some...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 09-12-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 790
Posted By Ben
Do it do it do it. Morning boat and rest of day...

Do it do it do it. Morning boat and rest of day boat!
Forum: General / Other 09-11-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 240
Posted By Ben
Load as-is on a flatbed landscape trailer. Iíve...

Load as-is on a flatbed landscape trailer. Iíve used my boat trailer to move one as well.
Unless you have to take apart to get in your yard I wouldnít do that.
Then float them to site with...
Forum: What is this boat worth? 09-11-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By Ben
1995 Mastercraft Prostar 205

Looks like they are loading the boat up well... id be wondering when tranny needs rebuilt.
Looks fairy clean though. New spotter seat base.
Does trailer have prop guard? Used in saltwater?
Forum: For Sale: Boats 09-09-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 790
Posted By Ben
Very nice boat and colors.

Very nice boat and colors.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 09-09-2018, 10:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By Ben
Back seats would need to come from a dealer. But...

Back seats would need to come from a dealer. But possible.
Check out the write ups on here for guys using pool matting as a low cost decadence. Interesting idea. Way cheaper.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 09-09-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By Ben
Tall order. 50k would get a lot more options. ...

Tall order. 50k would get a lot more options. Prostar is nice.
Orange one in Illinois has been for sale a while.....
Forum: Trailers 09-07-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 128
Posted By Ben
If you donít have to move it much, Another easier...

If you donít have to move it much, Another easier option instead of bunks may be three pads. One under hull on each back corner and one under the V sort of near front, but back far enough where it...
Forum: Trailers 09-07-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 128
Posted By Ben
You close to a launch? Take boat to launch. ...

You close to a launch?
Take boat to launch. Float off trailer and put the straps under boat and put back on trailer. Donít get strap under driveshaft.... Would make lifting way easier. Use a...
Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 09-04-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 22,552
Posted By Ben
Somewhere I saw you donít Free ski much. Unless...

Somewhere I saw you donít Free ski much. Unless you are a crazy natural, I canít imagine course skiing w/o a fair deal of Free skiing first.
Get the hang of it. Pull all the way out and lean out...
Forum: General Discussion 09-04-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,754
Posted By Ben
Wow. Mine takes 5-10 min to drain, 10 if you...

Wow. Mine takes 5-10 min to drain, 10 if you have MCOCD. Iím usually doing something else, so not big deal. Makes more sense now.
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,286
Posted By Ben
So did you make new friends?

So did you make new friends?
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,127
Posted By Ben
Nice work! Walkout basement? I am a bit...

Nice work! Walkout basement?
I am a bit confused. Is the water a bit low? I think I see a dock in the backyard?
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,070
Posted By Ben
Yes. Pretty sure. I think Odessa or cool feel...

Yes. Pretty sure. I think Odessa or cool feel are the choices now.
Forum: What is this boat worth? 09-03-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 787
Posted By Ben
1993 Stars and Stripes

Wow. Nice job. I love the cover.
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,754
Posted By Ben
Ok. I see the on the lift Point. If on trailer...

Ok. I see the on the lift Point.
If on trailer I guess Iíd rather do the drain pan since that means no possible way to get oil inside boat.
I could use a better pump for trans fluid. Iíve been...
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,754
Posted By Ben
Iím confused. You guys put this on the end of...

Iím confused. You guys put this on the end of the hose under the oil pan?
Why not just run the hose out the drain hole? What is advantage?
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 09-01-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 290
Posted By Ben
From description, I think the impeller is after...

From description, I think the impeller is after tranny cooler.
Many many of the 90ís boats ( and maybe more) are set up this way, although not all had strainer. So I wouldnít worry about hose...
Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 08-28-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 22,552
Posted By Ben
new to skiing a course

Or go backwards. Shadow All balls and pull hard to get around 6.
Then shadow All and go for 5 and 6. Then 4,5,6 and so on.
This way you get the rhythm w/o getting super out of whack to get around...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2018, 06:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By Ben
That x2 trailer may have capacity and width but...

That x2 trailer may have capacity and width but the bunks would be wrong and the axle is likely too far back due to x2 being v drive.

Interesting idea would be to see what it would cost to modify...
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2018, 10:28 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,286
Posted By Ben
Lake Etiquette

FYI, In Michigan there are 3 types of smaller inland lakes

1. Ski club Lake - set up for a course, manmade or a quarry, etc. likely no houses.
2. ďPrivateĒ Lake - simply means no ďpublicĒ...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 08-27-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,985
Posted By Ben
94 205. Great ski wake.

94 205. Great ski wake.
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,286
Posted By Ben
I see that point. But you are throwing rollers...

I see that point. But you are throwing rollers down the course. Not sure how long that takes to pass thru. Messes up the standard ďtaking turnsĒ practice.
If not doing already, Make sure to...
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,286
Posted By Ben
They need to get up earlier. Can you run their...

They need to get up earlier.
Can you run their preferred route and slow the boat way down when doing the turns for new skiers. Iíd think your big circle would be bad for your beginners vs their...
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