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by richg99
28 May 2020, 06:22
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: 1972 Mirrocraft 16' V aka "The bigger boat"
Replies: 53
Views: 10462

1972 Mirrocraft 16' V aka

It seems to me that I read that when you are starting an engine that hasn't run in a long while, that a shot of oil down the cylinders is called for. It make sense in that the cylinders won't get any oil until she fires up..and they would be cranking dry. Check this video out before starting it. htt...
by richg99
25 May 2020, 09:09
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Boat carpet question.
Replies: 14
Views: 1776

Boat carpet question.

Sure looks like SPAM to me. I wouldn't click on the LINK under any circumstances.
by richg99
18 May 2020, 10:22
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Rivet with your drill?
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Rivet with your drill?

I rarely do any rivet pulling anymore. I can see why having two or three different rivet tools in your kit would keep you ready for any project. Thanks for sharing.
by richg99
17 May 2020, 21:03
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Rivet with your drill?
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Rivet with your drill?

Thanks for being the Guinea Pig. Let us know how it works, please.
by richg99
17 May 2020, 17:58
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Rivet with your drill?
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Rivet with your drill?

Lots of old companies sell their names.
by richg99
17 May 2020, 15:48
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Rivet with your drill?
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Rivet with your drill?

I stumbled on this tool today. Anyone used it or even heard of it?.
No affiliation. richg99
by richg99
14 May 2020, 08:22
Forum: Outboard Jets
Topic: mercury 60/40 rattle noise at idle
Replies: 9
Views: 2478

mercury 60/40 rattle noise at idle

this sounds like it may help answer the question.http://www.meanchicken.net/webmain/foru ... 09&t=20317
by richg99
14 May 2020, 03:32
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: 1972 Mirrocraft 16' V aka "The bigger boat"
Replies: 53
Views: 10462

1972 Mirrocraft 16' V aka

Sounds good. Be sure that you do NOT use any treated lumber.
by richg99
12 May 2020, 08:02
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: thinking about buying a kayak
Replies: 70
Views: 7808

thinking about buying a kayak

You may find some good deals on used ones, what with people out of work. I'd look at Facebook Marketplace and see what pops up.
by richg99
09 May 2020, 22:50
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: The poor man's fishing boat
Replies: 41
Views: 6793

The poor man's fishing boat

Progress is progress, however you measure it.
by richg99
07 May 2020, 09:45
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Float pods , hinged
Replies: 40
Views: 2948

Float pods , hinged

Sounds great. Keep experimenting and post the results
by richg99
30 Apr 2020, 11:38
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: thinking about buying a kayak
Replies: 70
Views: 7808

thinking about buying a kayak

Unfortunately, so very many people buy kayaks with no real understanding of their...and the yaks...limitations. When I was active on a couple of yak sites, nearly every week somebody would ask "what is a good kayak". The answers would come flowing out...with nary a mention or question about the user...
by richg99
30 Apr 2020, 08:07
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: thinking about buying a kayak
Replies: 70
Views: 7808

thinking about buying a kayak

Fishing...SOT
by richg99
28 Apr 2020, 11:26
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: thinking about buying a kayak
Replies: 70
Views: 7808

thinking about buying a kayak

Are you trolling between fishing spots? I always used some sort of a topwater or wake bait. Anything that dove got caught in weeds.

It was amazing how many hits I had just moving from one place to another.