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Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 09-27-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
I've been on it for two seasons. I got it with...

I've been on it for two seasons. I got it with double Talons. Previously, the most modern ski I had been on was made in 1990, so the transition to the V took a few sets but then I learned to like it...
Forum: General Discussion 09-24-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,649
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Okay, bringing the thread back to the topic......

Okay, bringing the thread back to the topic... $20 million settlement expense is a huge hit to a company that only has annual sales of $190 million.
Forum: General Discussion 09-24-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,649
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Interesting to have a boat builder as a public...

Interesting to have a boat builder as a public company required to release financial information. Malibu stated in their annual earnings press release that they did $190 million in sales during their...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 09-24-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 11,205
Views: 1,370,122
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
1999 PS 190 with 142 hours in California --...

1999 PS 190 with 142 hours in California -- asking price is $10K. I contacted the seller who responded quickly and said "there are a few cosmetic issues" that would need some additional cash to...
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 740
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
If you do keep it up for an extended period you...

If you do keep it up for an extended period you will find it to be more comfortable if you wear a lycra rash guard underneath it. Get a rash guard with a tall collar to keep the wetsuit collar from...
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,663
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Lots of info on lake building over at...

Lots of info on lake building over at ballofspray.com. Seems like half the people on that forum own their own lake.
Forum: What is this boat worth? 09-03-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,322
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
There seem to be a lot of the 87-90 190s for sale...

There seem to be a lot of the 87-90 190s for sale here in Northern California and the normal asking price ranges from $5k to $7k. When the asking price is higher than that the boat is usually...
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Don't know why I didn't do this earlier, but I...

Don't know why I didn't do this earlier, but I decided to go straight to the source to better understand how PP works. I just got off the phone with Mark at Perfect Pass. He explained that their...
Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Sorry, another Perfect Pass question thread

I really thought I had it figured out, but then I started reading various PP threads on Ball of Spray and now I am doubting my understanding. Many people on BOS are saying you have to have Z-Box for...
Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,997
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Other than aesthetics, I also don't really get...

Other than aesthetics, I also don't really get the purpose of the mini tower. I have a full tower on my '97 PS 190 and I think it looks great because it is a New Dimensions tower that follows the...
Forum: Trailers 08-15-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Don't come to California with a setup like that...

Don't come to California with a setup like that -- it's illegal here.
Forum: General / Other 08-13-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
I don't feel the vibration in the floor, so I...

I don't feel the vibration in the floor, so I guess that means it is not the prop. A friend of mine suggested that maybe a bearing in the steering system has a problem and is allowing the rudder to...
Forum: General / Other 08-13-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
I feel the vibration in the steering wheel. Where...

I feel the vibration in the steering wheel. Where would I feel the vibration if it was from the prop?
Forum: General / Other 08-13-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Vibration when max turning at idle speed -- common?

When a skier is down I follow the proper procedure of slowing down to a near full stop, turning at idle speed and then going straight back to the skier at whatever speed is appropriate depending on...
Forum: Trailers 08-11-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 930
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Well, at least the bunks and the keel roller look...

Well, at least the bunks and the keel roller look good.
Forum: Trailers 08-06-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,192
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
If you have a steep driveway the rollers keep...

If you have a steep driveway the rollers keep your prop guard from scraping up your driveway. With any steep transitions the prop guard can scrape, so the rollers save both the cement/asphalt and the...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 08-03-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Here are some threads on the...

Here are some threads on the issue:
http://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk/showthread.php?t=31039

http://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk/showthread.php?t=38453&highlight=sending+unit

Float sticking or...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 08-03-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 544
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
The '96 is a TBI unless it is the optional LT1...

The '96 is a TBI unless it is the optional LT1 engine. I think this is the case for at least the '94 through '97 models and probably went past '97, too, but I don't remember for sure.
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,629
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Here's my brother.

Here's my brother.
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,509
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
I think the best looking tower for that boat is...

I think the best looking tower for that boat is from New Dimensions, but it seems like a pretty substantial investment if the goal is just to pull tubes. Perhaps you're actually thinking you want to...
Forum: General Discussion 07-31-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 35,973
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
I received a 15-pound vinyl-coated river anchor...

I received a 15-pound vinyl-coated river anchor that looked like it had fallen out of the box and tumbled down the freeway for a bit before the driver picked it up, put it back in the box, did a poor...
Forum: Trailers 07-30-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
I just put on a new Stoltz keel roller to replace...

I just put on a new Stoltz keel roller to replace the original black rubber one on my trailer and considered these end caps, but the keel only has about a 1" surface area that touches the roller and...
Forum: General Discussion 07-30-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,440
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Would you mind describing the process you used...

Would you mind describing the process you used for both removing boat from trailer and putting it back on and then the materials used other than the blocks -- what kind of padding is that in the pic...
Forum: General / Other 07-27-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 726
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
My gas gauge goes up in 1/8-tank increments, so...

My gas gauge goes up in 1/8-tank increments, so the other day when I was filling up I turned the key on so I could watch the fuel gauge and count between each 1/8-tank bump. It very consistently took...
Forum: General Discussion 07-23-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,245
Posted By TallSkinnyGuy
Here is a Hydrodyne inboard. You can buy it for...

Here is a Hydrodyne inboard. You can buy it for $10.5K.
http://sfbay.craigslist.org/nby/boa/4582088591.html
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