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Forum: Appearance 08-18-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 733
Posted By gtbutler
I always use Barkeepers Friend to clean any of my...

I always use Barkeepers Friend to clean any of my windshields. It's a powder and can usually be found at the local Wal-Mart near the comet and ajax. A little bit of elbow grease and the glass will...
Forum: Find A Pull / Give a Pull 06-25-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By gtbutler
There used to be a course setup in Seneca. It...

There used to be a course setup in Seneca. It was off Madden road. You could put in at 12 mile and head away from Clemson. They even had a jump ramp. It was actually kind of hard to get to. With...
Forum: General / Other 06-25-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By gtbutler
Don't have that issue on my MasterCraft since I...

Don't have that issue on my MasterCraft since I don't have a tower. However, I have a friend who had similar problems. If your boat cover goes up the tower a little bit try wrapping cellophane over...
Forum: Appearance 06-25-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,186
Posted By gtbutler
There are a few methods that have worked for me...

There are a few methods that have worked for me over the years to get things back (or close) to there original plastic color.

1. If you have time on your side, it is surprising how well submerging...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-28-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By gtbutler
4160 Accelerator Pump Cam

Just completed rebuilding the 4160 over the winter. First, I'm wondering what color accelerator pump cam everyone is running, and which screw hole on the pump cam you are using? The previous owner...
Forum: For Sale: Watersports Equipment 04-28-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,286
Posted By gtbutler
I've got a 1990 Prostar 190. Pretty much...

I've got a 1990 Prostar 190. Pretty much everything is stock, will the boom fit on it? I'm very interested, not so much for barefooting, but for training. I handle the water activities at some...
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 03-06-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By gtbutler
Mastercraft Trailer - craigslist

Was clicking around on craigslist and found this dual axle trailer. Only one pic, but it looks nice in the pic. Looks to be located in Columbia, SC.

I'm not affiliated with this trailer, just...
Forum: Restorations and Refurbishments 03-05-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,571
Posted By gtbutler
TR. I've done much more auto than boat. And you...

TR. I've done much more auto than boat. And you are 100% correct about the boat molding process (you did remind me of that, brainf@rt on my part).
My point about the sanding was that you attemp...
Forum: Restorations and Refurbishments 03-05-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,571
Posted By gtbutler
+!1 on TRBenj and mikeg205! From my "old school"...

+!1 on TRBenj and mikeg205!

From my "old school" days and methodologies with regards to metal flake (I remember shooting clear lacquers using a siphon gun and I was well into my teen's when the...
Forum: General / Other 03-01-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5,049
Views: 417,431
Posted By gtbutler
Got started on Carb Rebuild

Pulled the carb off the 1990 Prostar. It doesn't look like it has been rebuilt in a while. Ordered the carb rebuild kit for the 4160 from Holley. Got the backfire kit from ebay (was really...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 02-21-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,901
Posted By gtbutler
JasonH, No matter what you do, DO NOT throw the...

JasonH,
No matter what you do, DO NOT throw the carburetor you have away! If you choose to buy another, so be it. But, rebuild the one you have. Right now you have a carburetor you believe is not...
Forum: General / Other 02-21-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 5,049
Views: 417,431
Posted By gtbutler
Time to work on swim platform

Thought I'd get started on the swim platform. She doesn't look too neglected by the PO (I'm not bashing the PO, he is a really nice guy, it's just we have different levels of MCOCD :) ). I thought...
Forum: Restorations and Refurbishments 02-21-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,062
Posted By gtbutler
Soft scrub should work, but you might also try...

Soft scrub should work, but you might also try "Bar Keepers Friend." It's a powder and very Comet/Ajax-esk (nice word, huh) and will be near them in the store (usually a Gold can with a Blue white...
Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 10-21-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,351
Posted By gtbutler
I would watch the weather, but the boat is a 5 hr...

I would watch the weather, but the boat is a 5 hr ride away from me at Lake Hartwell. Not that I'm OCD, but I have lost an engine to frozen water before. Somewhere I can hear my father preaching to...
Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 10-21-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,351
Posted By gtbutler
Went out for the last time is year. Not really...

Went out for the last time is year. Not really roughing it here in SC. Hartwell was probably 70* and the air was 65/70*. Nobody on the water, early before the wind kicks up, and a nice little fog...
Forum: Electrical 09-12-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By gtbutler
KahunaCraft, Know you were looking to go the Deep...

KahunaCraft,
Know you were looking to go the Deep Cycle battery route but you might consider going with two 6volt batteries wired in series (to get your 12v). It's an old Motorhome trick for the...
Forum: Trailers 09-11-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,342
Posted By gtbutler
I know you indicated that you didn't want to take...

I know you indicated that you didn't want to take a torch to your trailer for fear of damaging the paint. How about going the other way? Getting the bolt/pin as cold as possible will actually make...
Forum: What is this boat worth? 09-10-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 800
Posted By gtbutler
1990 Prostar 190

Hello everyone. I've been researching Mastercraft Prostar 190's since late March. I really like the late 1980's early 1990's boats since it has the 351W (big time availability of parts, plus I grew...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 08-26-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,524
Posted By gtbutler
The garmin Perfect Pass uses a GPS "puck"...

The garmin Perfect Pass uses a GPS "puck" receiver to calculate MPH. The wakeboard version has 3 modes, wakeboard (up to 25 mph), slalom, and a RPM mode. It works great, especially if you are...
Forum: Trailers 06-14-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,473
Posted By gtbutler
As for the river rocks, just get yourself a few...

As for the river rocks, just get yourself a few "old" sheets of 4 x 8 plywood. They don't have to be super thick, but it will make the job of pushing the trailer over those river rocks much easier...
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