Go Back   TeamTalk > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 280
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: MikeyOrange88
Forum: Trailers 07-27-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By MikeyOrange88
another...

another source:
http://www.antisliptapeshop.com/Product/Black-Resilient-Grip-Tape/29

When I did mine, I straightened up the original, traced it out, and cut them out with and X-acto knife. On my...
Forum: Upholstery 06-01-2016, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By MikeyOrange88
See if these help.

See if these help.
Forum: Restorations and Refurbishments 05-31-2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,291
Posted By MikeyOrange88
For question 2), Perhaps there was a previous...

For question 2), Perhaps there was a previous tower (or 2) in the past mounted there. Any clues on the inside face of the off-white areas?
Forum: Upholstery 05-31-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By MikeyOrange88
I'll see if I can snap one when I get home from...

I'll see if I can snap one when I get home from work (I have the same boat). All the pictures I had on computer were lost when it got hit with 'ransomware.' (sorry b-tirds).
Forum: Trailers 05-13-2016, 10:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,195
Posted By MikeyOrange88
The V-bunk should not have too much weight on it...

The V-bunk should not have too much weight on it as it will tend to scratch the front of the hull. However, it does act to raise the bow as the boat moves forward onto the trailer. Another good...
Forum: Trailers 05-11-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,195
Posted By MikeyOrange88
^^ I also have the '88 Tristar on a dual axle SMP...

^^ I also have the '88 Tristar on a dual axle SMP trailer, which looks identical to yours except for the single axle. Mine were also rusted exactly as yours. I ground off the welds and removed the...
Forum: General / Other 05-02-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By MikeyOrange88
I would suggest removing the rear center section...

I would suggest removing the rear center section of floor (which has the doghouse connected to it so that has to come off too). This will allow inspection of both the shaft packing (it is designed to...
Forum: General / Other 05-02-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By MikeyOrange88
OP is referring to a TRIstar, no bolts on the...

OP is referring to a TRIstar, no bolts on the platform and no fuel tank to worry with back there :)
I believe there were some issues with this model leaking along the side rub rails at they sweep...
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,144
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Dang, I've been on full fledged dive boats...

Dang, I've been on full fledged dive boats without that much room!
Definite cool factor, but good luck trying to find the right person who wants to buy it! :D
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-06-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By MikeyOrange88
From stock '88 Tristar, 351W Holley 4160 carb.,...

From stock '88 Tristar, 351W Holley 4160 carb., which should be close if not identical to yours.
See if that is what you need.
Forum: Tow Vehicles 01-28-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,615
Posted By MikeyOrange88
My trusty '05 Tahoe 5.3 gets 18 week in, week...

My trusty '05 Tahoe 5.3 gets 18 week in, week out, (combined driving) and last years trip to the Keys (1000 mile round trip) yielded 12.5 pulling a similarly loaded boat w/ freezer, dive tanks, etc....
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 01-12-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 15,315
Views: 4,823,269
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Wowza. I saw 'Swimsuit Thread' followed by...

Wowza.
I saw 'Swimsuit Thread' followed by 'Double D' on the main page and had to investigate.:rolleyes:
Forum: Upholstery 01-12-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,985
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Here's another that also has some vinyl...

Here's another that also has some vinyl ideas.

https://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk/showthread.php?t=60334&page=3
Forum: Upholstery 01-12-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,985
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Several threads on carpet replacement. Here's one...

Several threads on carpet replacement. Here's one with a couple posts/pics of mine (from a Tristar 190, around post #21) Prostar will be longer. It illustrates the general ideas, materials,...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 01-02-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,253
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Gotcha. Oh well, still a very nice package for...

Gotcha. Oh well, still a very nice package for you. Everybody LOVES a Red Mastercraft!
One nice thing about that style bimini, if you can find one, is that no holes need to be drilled in the boat!...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-01-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,376
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Figured you for a Gators fan when I saw the FL at...

Figured you for a Gators fan when I saw the FL at the end of the registration, but just a coincidence as the state is the first two letters!
Forum: Wanted to Buy 01-01-2016, 03:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,253
Posted By MikeyOrange88
[QUOTE=tatronation;1205344]http://images.tapatalk-...

[QUOTE=tatronation;1205344]http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/12/31/4e798dcd721efbfbb0a780f7de41903a.jpg

I've seen very few of that style bimini, and never a red/white one like that. I have one...
Forum: General Discussion 12-15-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By MikeyOrange88
As I noted in the last post referenced above, I'd...

As I noted in the last post referenced above, I'd give Lake Area Watersports a call. Much closer to you. They are in Melrose.
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,222
Posted By MikeyOrange88
My old Tristar will still overflow through the...

My old Tristar will still overflow through the vent. I've learned not to stand on that side, but when I fill at the marina (in the water), I always shut it off before it's too full, but even then,...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 11-13-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,139
Posted By MikeyOrange88
My understanding is from the factory there was no...

My understanding is from the factory there was no gasket between the exhaust manifold to head joint, just the machined surfaces. Most folks use a gasket (and I did) when they remove and reinstall...
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,412
Posted By MikeyOrange88
^^^That's what I did for my wife's 07 Camry....

^^^That's what I did for my wife's 07 Camry. Headlights were about as bright as a candle. Wow, what a difference the new ones made. Picked them up on ebay.
Forum: What is this boat worth? 11-10-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,804
Posted By MikeyOrange88
I couldn't quite make out the engine hours on the...

I couldn't quite make out the engine hours on the OP link to the Tristar ad.
Certainly a lot of other choices and the desire for EFI would omit pre-93. Should be able to find something with hours...
Forum: Appearance 10-30-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Cracked up reading this at the airport. :D

Cracked up reading this at the airport. :D
Forum: Restorations and Refurbishments 10-26-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,175
Posted By MikeyOrange88
Yes. Remove pylon and driver seat base. It's been...

Yes. Remove pylon and driver seat base. It's been awhile, but I believe I pushed the panel forward and then removed it through the passenger seat back opening. It will come out, just takes a bit of...
Forum: Towers 10-22-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,170
Views: 182,055
Posted By MikeyOrange88
They forgot to spray the stern light. Maybe this...

They forgot to spray the stern light.
Maybe this is the Navy's stealth edition wakeboard boat.:D

Also reminds me a of truck I saw that the where they had sprayed the entire vehicle with bedliner...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 280

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:50 AM.