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Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-23-2015, 8:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By boardman74
Thats a great deal on that boat if everything...

Thats a great deal on that boat if everything checks out. Just sold mine for $15.5K with a suspect engine(low compression in 1 cylinder) and I disclosed the problem.

Thats is the first year of...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-23-2015, 7:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,948
Posted By boardman74
I'd be happy to give you my address. Better yet...

I'd be happy to give you my address. Better yet pm me your I'd be happy to make the drive. We can see how well your keyboard courage holds up!!
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-18-2015, 8:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 935
Posted By boardman74
I think I will try it. Which kit is going to...

I think I will try it. Which kit is going to give the pads I need to do fiberglass that is medium oxidized?
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-18-2015, 5:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 935
Posted By boardman74
I don't need anything quite that fancy. I am not...

I don't need anything quite that fancy. I am not a master detailer so it would be lost on me.

Is the porter cable 7424XP any good? Seems to have decent reviews.
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-17-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By boardman74
Switch V is the same as a 20V. That boat likes a...

Switch V is the same as a 20V. That boat likes a pretty even distribution of weight front to rear. If you over weight it the wake will start to roll over. It can also be sensitive side to side. I...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-17-2015, 9:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By boardman74
2004 will have TAPS. Anything Tige after...

2004 will have TAPS. Anything Tige after 1996(may be 1995).
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-17-2015, 7:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 935
Posted By boardman74
Buffer/ Polisher

I bought a boat that was a bit rough around the edges that needs a good cut/ buff/ wax. I was talking about compounding it at work and my boss offered to buy me a polisher/ buffer if I would do his...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-17-2015, 7:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By boardman74
It would help to know what model it is. Also DD...

It would help to know what model it is. Also DD or Vdrive as that effects the weight bias.
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-16-2015, 2:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 747
Posted By boardman74
I would think you have to be pretty careful...

I would think you have to be pretty careful adding weight to a Gekko. The have extremely low (lowest of any inboard I know) freeboard in the rear. No way would I feel safe adding 1500 lbs to that...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-14-2015, 4:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 921
Posted By boardman74
$25 sleeping bag with a 2 way zipper on the...

$25 sleeping bag with a 2 way zipper on the bottom works awesome!!!
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-25-2015, 4:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 976
Posted By boardman74
Took a look at it today and it was pretty rough. ...

Took a look at it today and it was pretty rough. I made an offer based on condition and what the boat is..a 2000 Calabria closed bow(not exactly a desirable model). This is a consignment so the...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-24-2015, 4:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,149
Posted By boardman74
^^Thats what we used to do when we fished 60...

^^Thats what we used to do when we fished 60 miles off shore when I lived in Florida. Burned a lot of gas. Started full and filled up on the way in when everyone was in the boat.
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-24-2015, 3:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,078
Posted By boardman74
-The warranty you posted is for the R20 and the...

-The warranty you posted is for the R20 and the R20 only. Tige covers every other boat bow to stern for 3 years. Parts and labor.

The rest of their warranty is pretty standard restrictions that...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-24-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,078
Posted By boardman74
^^Nope just fluid changes and 1 impeller per...

^^Nope just fluid changes and 1 impeller per year. Winterization and summarization are not included. I mean its nice to not to worry about it, but it doesn't save you thousands. A lot of people on...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-23-2015, 1:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 976
Posted By boardman74
Thats around where I thought. I don't see any...

Thats around where I thought. I don't see any way that boat brings 12K.

@Tom..they did say the gel is pretty oxidized. Plus they said it has been sitting long term and is going to need some...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-22-2015, 7:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,170
Posted By boardman74
Just a scratch….I bet that will buff right out!!!!

Just a scratch….I bet that will buff right out!!!!
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-21-2015, 5:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 976
Posted By boardman74
2000 Calabria

Curious about the build of these boats. Mainly would it have wood in construction?

Also what is the value of a 2000 Pro comp XTS closed bow. Carbed motor with around 600 hours in average...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-19-2015, 5:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,983
Posted By boardman74
Yeah but how much labor are you eating on a boat...

Yeah but how much labor are you eating on a boat you were told was good to go?

I understand you are happy they did something, but with most shops being $100+/ hour for labor I bet you ate $500+...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-12-2015, 6:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,106
Posted By boardman74
Dual Exhaust

I'm thinking about putting cat back dual exhaust on my 2013 Chevy 1500. A local place quoted me $800-$1000 for a kit. I thought that was high so I did some checking. I see there are a ton of kits...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-12-2015, 6:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,109
Posted By boardman74
Thats surf ballast, dual batteries, 400...

Thats surf ballast, dual batteries, 400 Raptor(big diff from your 303), and a trailer for 50K. I'm also talking what NEW boats sold for. I guess I think new boats are worth more than used. Like I...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-12-2015, 3:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,109
Posted By boardman74
For a 12, I'd think around 35K-37K tops. We were...

For a 12, I'd think around 35K-37K tops. We were selling 13's brand new in 13 for $41-43K. Sold the last 14 well optioned last year around $46K. Saw a low hour used 2013 sell a month ago around...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-10-2015, 3:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By boardman74
They are comparable to other boats of the era. ...

They are comparable to other boats of the era. That is when Tige said they didn't need ballast so there will be no stock ballast systems. The Metcraft towers are known to be problematic so make...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-10-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,948
Posted By boardman74
Wasn't trying to be a dick…the guy asked for an...

Wasn't trying to be a dick…the guy asked for an opinion and having owned the exact boat I gave him an opinion. He didn't say I bought it to camp, is it OK to us for occasional wake boarding. He...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-09-2015, 7:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,948
Posted By boardman74
Call me what you want. I have actually owned...

Call me what you want. I have actually owned that exact boat. I'm speaking from my experience and comparing it to 28 years of towboat ownership experience.
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-09-2015, 7:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,948
Posted By boardman74
Because you bought a cabin cruiser to use as a...

Because you bought a cabin cruiser to use as a wakeboard boat. Not a great tow boat at all. Wake may be big but it will be wash. Speed hold will be nearly impossible. Slow out of the hole and...
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