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Forum: Trailers 08-13-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 944
Posted By vogelm1
They are gelcoated just like your boat, so you...

They are gelcoated just like your boat, so you can treat them like you would the hull. For what it's worth, I've repaired rock chips and dings in fenders with Spectrum color repair paste, wet sanded...
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,611
Posted By vogelm1
We have a 197 and basically made it an X-7 by...

We have a 197 and basically made it an X-7 by adding a tower. The stock 4-blade worked OK for slalom but really suffered pulling footers. It topped out in the 42 range (measured with GPS). So,...
Forum: Trailers 08-01-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By vogelm1
Annually would be a reasonable change interval,...

Annually would be a reasonable change interval, just in case the oil is contaminated with water. If there is a significant amount of water in the hub, the oil will become milky in color.
Forum: Upholstery 07-14-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,778
Posted By vogelm1
Before going at it with the stronger cleaners,...

Before going at it with the stronger cleaners, try leaving it out in the sun - it may take an afternoon or two or three, but I think you'll luck out and have the stain be gone. Keep us posted on how...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By vogelm1
We thought about upgrading our '05 197 right...

We thought about upgrading our '05 197 right after purchase, but decided to give the MasterCraft cruise a chance first. I works fine for family skiing. For short lakes or set-ups it does take a few...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 06-09-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By vogelm1
We put one in our finished basement last fall and...

We put one in our finished basement last fall and it was a great decision. Not an insert, but can give you my impressions of the stove. It stayed nice and cozy down there all winter, plus...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By vogelm1
That is an Indmar MCX - 5.7L (350hp/350 cubic...

That is an Indmar MCX - 5.7L (350hp/350 cubic inch). They are "stock" engines in MasterCraft boats, but are generally an upgrade or option engine on most models. This one likely a step up from base...
Forum: General / Other 07-23-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By vogelm1
Just winging it out there...but what about one of...

Just winging it out there...but what about one of those 3M rubber wheels for taking body molding adhesive off cars? They don't damage the paint and eat up the adhesive really well. A swim platform...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 07-22-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,369
Posted By vogelm1
Yeah, it would be a thump, thump, thump, or...

Yeah, it would be a thump, thump, thump, or click, click, click as it's spinning. By your description I wasn't sure if constant or just once during turning. In this case, I think Milk may be onto...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 07-22-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,369
Posted By vogelm1
My first reaction is the CV joint. Sometimes the...

My first reaction is the CV joint. Sometimes the accordion boot on the front drive axle tears or gets brittle with age and dirt, grit, etc get in there and destroy the joint. And joints just wear...
Forum: General / Other 07-17-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,108
Posted By vogelm1
That is the transducer for you depth gauge. It...

That is the transducer for you depth gauge. It reads depth right through the hull. Typically mounted in a puddle of epoxy - it looks like it just popped off the smooth surface. I would take some...
Forum: Appearance 07-15-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,134
Posted By vogelm1
Have a couple small areas on my white gel coat...

Have a couple small areas on my white gel coat like that and tried to wet sand down through the pitting, and it didn't work. In fact, there were more pits after the sanding. I wouldn't recommend...
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 06-06-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 710
Posted By vogelm1
I see the manufacturer numbers are listed in your...

I see the manufacturer numbers are listed in your post - but was looking for the number on the race of each bearing...couldn't quite read it through the plastic bag in your pics.
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 06-05-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 710
Posted By vogelm1
Sounds like you have this package sold. I'm...

Sounds like you have this package sold. I'm looking for only the bearings - would you mind posting the numbers off them since they're handy? I can probably find them locally at NAPA. Thank you...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 04-22-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,016
Posted By vogelm1
Something is not right. Those are interference...

Something is not right. Those are interference fit and need to be driven in, so no retainers. If you were able to slide it back in with your hand something tells me the wrong size was possibly...
Forum: Wakeboarding & Wakeskating 04-21-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 575
Posted By vogelm1
I bought a Ronix girls board for my daughter last...

I bought a Ronix girls board for my daughter last summer and I couldn't even find the blem. Whatever it was, very very minor. Wouldn't hesitate to buy another one.
Forum: Upholstery 04-19-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 758
Posted By vogelm1
You will be surprised at what effect the sun has...

You will be surprised at what effect the sun has on it too - clean it best you can with above mentioned methods, and I'd bet the sun fades away the rest after a couple sessions on the water.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-31-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 921
Posted By vogelm1
Well I'll be...heard about it for the V-drives...

Well I'll be...heard about it for the V-drives but not for DD's. That is good to know and will have to look into EngineNuts post. Thanks -
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-31-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 921
Posted By vogelm1
On second read, maybe you already did tranny and...

On second read, maybe you already did tranny and were talking about crankcase oil. Sorry about that. :o
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-31-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 921
Posted By vogelm1
Is this for the boat listed in your signature? ...

Is this for the boat listed in your signature? Spec is Dexron ATF and not motor oil (unless there's been an update I'm not aware of).
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-12-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By vogelm1
Did mine last year on the '05 and was very easy. ...

Did mine last year on the '05 and was very easy. Just used a combination wrench. Did not have to remove the throttle body - however if you wanted to get a torque wrench on the housing bolts after...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 10-24-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By vogelm1
Was this a glow powered or electric model? If...

Was this a glow powered or electric model? If glow and the balsa got saturated with fuel, putting some denatured alcohol on it will get rid of the oil residue so the glue sticks. If the balsa is...
Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 08-07-2011, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 611
Posted By vogelm1
They are pretty close. I'm 5'11" and 185; if I...

They are pretty close. I'm 5'11" and 185; if I recall, the size chart had me in a Large but I always seem to be border line L/XL on most stuff so I opted for the XL. They fit fine and I think the L...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2010, 09:35 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 26,721
Posted By vogelm1
Good goin' Eric. Hope the transition goes well. ...

Good goin' Eric. Hope the transition goes well. If you get up this way next couple months and ever want to ride, let me know! We may finally get our first real dump of snow this weekend - 12"+ but...
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,946
Posted By vogelm1
Some 15 off open water skiing at the cabin over...

Some 15 off open water skiing at the cabin over July 4th week.
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