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Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2017, 08:42 PM
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Posted By 73blue
Is the bilge dry?

Is the bilge dry?
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2017, 05:56 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,413
Posted By 73blue
And remember, Owner 2 didnt make the decision to...

And remember, Owner 2 didnt make the decision to go in partners with Owner 1 (you) on a $90k boat unilaterally. You knew a guy for a year and a half, knew he had financial/legal trouble, knew he was...
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2017, 06:56 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,413
Posted By 73blue
Sounds like the only mistakes the 2nd owner made...

Sounds like the only mistakes the 2nd owner made were due to being an inexperienced boater. 1st owner, otoh, goes into a "partnership" with someone who obviously cant handle their finances, someone...
Forum: What is this boat worth? 07-25-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 749
Posted By 73blue
I believe in TN, the law is that a boat that...

I believe in TN, the law is that a boat that spends the majority of its time in Tn has to be registered in TN, and a sales (or "use") tax has to be paid when registering.
Forum: General Discussion 07-24-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By 73blue
You need a V-bag under your front seats. I...

You need a V-bag under your front seats. I plumbed mine into the overflow from my center ballast so it would fill with the same pump. It also helps tremendously to take out the factory ballast in the...
Forum: Trailers 07-04-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By 73blue
I havent used this product, but I have put...

I havent used this product, but I have put composite boards (Trex) on a pontoon trailer. Works fine, and as it says, no worries about rot or carpet. You do have to bolt it through as opposed to lag...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,948
Posted By 73blue
I know several wildlife officers in my area and...

I know several wildlife officers in my area and I'd say the advice to get to know them and be friendly works most of the time. The majority of the guys I know didnt sign up because they wanted to be...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 05-31-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By 73blue
This is about the only one I know of that doesnt...

This is about the only one I know of that doesnt have to be attached to anything
http://www.boatlift.com/product/harborhoist/
Forum: Upholstery 04-29-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By 73blue
Had mine redone with it 6 years ago. Still looks...

Had mine redone with it 6 years ago. Still looks great, and I've not been gentle with it.
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 04-28-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,192
Posted By 73blue
I bought this one for my 04 X-10 last year. The...

I bought this one for my 04 X-10 last year. The 53" fits great, and its on sale now for $20 less than what I paid....
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,469
Posted By 73blue
Something else on the gfis that my state...

Something else on the gfis that my state inspector pointed out. It says on the packaging to test monthly. Obviously the first concern is safety and liability is secondary, but he had seen insurance...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,469
Posted By 73blue
Test your gfi monthly at least. They can and do...

Test your gfi monthly at least. They can and do go bad.



Yes, but...
Many residential docks in particular have electrical systems added by diyers after the fact and never inspected.
Forum: General Discussion 04-13-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,319
Posted By 73blue
Believe that's a Clemson flag in the second pic

Believe that's a Clemson flag in the second pic
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2017, 08:40 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,461
Posted By 73blue
Are monthly dues reasonable? Who controls them...

Are monthly dues reasonable? Who controls them and how hard is it for them to raise them? How many slips are currently vacant/for sale? Not being familiar with the area, is there enough demand that...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,721
Posted By 73blue
Not wrong at all. Sorry to come across that way.

Not wrong at all. Sorry to come across that way.
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2017, 07:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,721
Posted By 73blue
Actually the main reason our water, as well as...

Actually the main reason our water, as well as Norris, Cherokee, and the other non-navigable lakes, fluctuate so much is for flood control. Douglas receives water from the Nolichucky and French Broad...
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,721
Posted By 73blue
Not a corp lake. Its controlled by the TVA. They...

Not a corp lake. Its controlled by the TVA. They do sometimes allow some work to be done in the lake bottom but the permit process can be quite extensive. That said, while this guy will be sitting in...
Forum: General Discussion 03-13-2017, 09:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,721
Posted By 73blue
Yes the lake level is normal. We fluctuate around...

Yes the lake level is normal. We fluctuate around 45' between the summer and winter pools, which I believe is the most of all the TVA lakes. It does present some unique challenges. There are many...
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,274
Posted By 73blue
Hydrohoist has a lift now that is...

Hydrohoist has a lift now that is self-supporting. You can just tie it to the dock with mooring lines. Not sure on cost.

http://www.boatlift.com/product/harborhoist/
Forum: General / Other 10-07-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,252
Posted By 73blue
I think he was referring to the prop nut. I know...

I think he was referring to the prop nut. I know some (I'm not sure it applies to all) Volvo I/Os use a socket similar to what Olaff posted and called a "crown socket". Without the specific Volvo...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,590
Posted By 73blue
I agree with the large rock/ landscape boulder...

I agree with the large rock/ landscape boulder idea. Would look very natural, not constructing anything so no need for approval/permit like you might for a wall, and just a few in a row would clearly...
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-29-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,436
Posted By 73blue
Yeah, you'll like the Woody. Agree with SS about...

Yeah, you'll like the Woody. Agree with SS about the stance. I ride with my front foot on the front edge of the pad. Makes it much easier to get that weight forward and speed the board up.

also get...
Forum: General Discussion 08-26-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 14,910
Posted By 73blue
No, they do offer tv, phone, and internet...

No, they do offer tv, phone, and internet service, but it is optional. Obviously the property owner in question does not currently have that option. The gas, water, and electric are metered...
Forum: General Discussion 08-25-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 14,910
Posted By 73blue
Exactly. In this case, a log cabin resort. There...

Exactly. In this case, a log cabin resort. There are a few residents, but mainly second homes and vacation rentals.
Forum: General Discussion 08-25-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 14,910
Posted By 73blue
Like I said, its a resort community. the reason...

Like I said, its a resort community. the reason the HOA handles the landscaping is to make sure it gets done and that everything looks clean and uniform. To skip over certain properties would negate...
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