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Forum: Upholstery Today, 12:40 AM
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Posted By wheelerd
I've purchased two covers from Ameri-Brand who...

I've purchased two covers from Ameri-Brand who retail the Carver covers. Check them out here:
http://www.websweeper.com/boatcovers/mfg-274-MASTERCRAFT
There are several choices of material...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 02:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By wheelerd
Captain Planet is correct. 2005 saw the switch...

Captain Planet is correct. 2005 saw the switch to throttle by wire. Having said, some of the components may still be usable for a 2001. Call the Perfect Pass people and ask. As for the interior,...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 01:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
Got it. Makes perfect sense if you own your...

Got it. Makes perfect sense if you own your houseboat and can mount it permanently.
BTW, what eventually happened to the submerged boat?
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
Ah yes, I had just assumed that the boom was a...

Ah yes, I had just assumed that the boom was a taut mooring line.
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
2nd pic? Looks like the houseboat is moored and...

2nd pic?
Looks like the houseboat is moored and the X7 is just tied on. Maybe I'm missing something.
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
Curious to know how you towed beside the...

Curious to know how you towed beside the houseboat?
(BTW, great pics!)
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
Shuswap is a big lake -- 889 miles of shoreline...

Shuswap is a big lake -- 889 miles of shoreline -- and we have no particular destination in mind. Just putt around, explore the lake, fish, swim, do watersports, hike in some of the many parks. So...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
Ya, I do know the bowline but was thinking of...

Ya, I do know the bowline but was thinking of using a biner to attach the rope to the bow eye. I'll just be towing a single boat but using a bungee to secure the steering wheel might be a good idea...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
Ditto

Ditto
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,067
Posted By wheelerd
Welcome to TT and to the MC family. Kudos for...

Welcome to TT and to the MC family. Kudos for getting into the sport, even with a disability. :)
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 02:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,064
Posted By wheelerd
towing a boat behind a houseboat?

Next summer my family and some inlaws are renting a houseboat for a week on Shuswap Lake in BC. We'll be taking our X2 along for the ride.

I've come across a few posts here and on Wakeworld. There...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,089
Posted By wheelerd
For someone with some fabrication skills I see a...

For someone with some fabrication skills I see a great entrepreneurial opportunity here, given the increasing popularity of surfing.

If something could be made that was adaptable (to different...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,089
Posted By wheelerd
Very cool. How much did you have to experiment...

Very cool.
How much did you have to experiment and adjust before finding a shape and size that worked?
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,588
Posted By wheelerd
OP already indicated the prop was loosened on the...

OP already indicated the prop was loosened on the shaft.:rolleyes::rolleyes:
No puller, nor hammer, no blowtorch needed.
He needs help getting it past the rudder.

Since the rudder is offset, turn it...
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,588
Posted By wheelerd
I think your boat is too far gone -- beyond...

I think your boat is too far gone -- beyond repair actually. Best to sell it to me for $2000. :D:D
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,502
Posted By wheelerd
I think your last thought is a good one. Even if...

I think your last thought is a good one. Even if you upgrade to a used X1 it won't surf/board any better than your 205 with similar ballast. With my 05 X2 (same hull as yours) I upgraded the...
Forum: General / Other 11-19-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 441
Posted By wheelerd
Mine was PVC. Bought it about 5 yrs ago and...

Mine was PVC. Bought it about 5 yrs ago and installed it on my former X5 at the same time I was installing a heater.
Forum: General / Other 11-19-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 441
Posted By wheelerd
Actually, the reverse is...

Actually, the reverse is true.;)
http://www.heatercraft.com/low-idle-wye-1-25-hb-x-5-8-hb/
With the Y pipe on the raw water inlet before before the impeller the suction "pulls" the water from the...
Forum: General / Other 11-18-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By wheelerd
I may be able to save you a couple hundred $$. I...

I may be able to save you a couple hundred $$. I have a brand new black Carver marine polyester cover with the rubrail cinch strap like the OEM covers. I ordered it for my 05 X2 (same hull as...
Forum: General / Other 11-18-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 441
Posted By wheelerd
+2 on the previous comments. As I recall I cut...

+2 on the previous comments. As I recall I cut the hose with a mini-hacksaw.
Forum: Ballast 11-12-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By wheelerd
I see now from the description/pics on Wakemakers...

I see now from the description/pics on Wakemakers website that the supports are mounted vertically.
Forum: Ballast 11-11-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By wheelerd
So Jason, are these meant to be installed...

So Jason, are these meant to be installed vertically or horizontally?
My dividers have a permanent wow in them. Are the aluminum bars stout enough to straighten that out?
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,593
Posted By wheelerd
A wake plate is the titanium plate that the...

A wake plate is the titanium plate that the surgeon places in your skull after multitudinous invert wipeouts.:headbang::headbang:
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,593
Posted By wheelerd
I added a wakeplate to my X2 this past summer. ...

I added a wakeplate to my X2 this past summer. Takes a couple of afternoons, that's it. Most of the time is spent measuring . . . and re-measuring before drilling holes!
Forum: General Discussion 11-05-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 976
Posted By wheelerd
Trailer looks to be in good condition for the...

Trailer looks to be in good condition for the year. That in itself is often a great indication of the overall condition of the boat.

You may not be able to track down the history of the boat . ....
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