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by flatboat
09 Apr 2011, 10:10
Forum: Boat House
Topic: whats wrong with my motor?(acts different now)
Replies: 25
Views: 840

whats wrong with my motor?

how old is the fuel ilne ,if its not real gas , believe or not blended gas breaks down the inside ,even fancy merc fuel hose /. that crap gumms up the carb something fierce . don't rule it out till you check
by flatboat
09 Apr 2011, 09:32
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: New Member Introductions!
Replies: 2126
Views: 221436

New Member Introductions!

greetings popeye well i appreciate the invite , but if the good lords willin' and the creek don't rise i'll be in sothwestern la bout that time. gotta put an addition on the tractor /boat shed .... and .... FISH!! . haven't done much fishin' in ill most of its been in lakes in wi', delavan is good i...
by flatboat
09 Apr 2011, 08:15
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Reed's 1542 Alumacraft Swamp Sled.
Replies: 141
Views: 35012

Reed's 1542 Alumacraft Swamp Sled.

reed i picked up a lower pitched prop just for those times when i was really loaded .we loaded boats way beyond cap with hunting stuff , blind material and grass , tools and such and we would just change props really made a difference aluminum works good i just noticed the jack plate isn't supported...
by flatboat
09 Apr 2011, 07:36
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: New Member Introductions!
Replies: 2126
Views: 221436

New Member Introductions!

howdy boys !
my names ed . i 'm addicted to boats . fast trackin' to 60 and practicin' for retirement . live in northern illinois now ,but my hearts in southwest louisiana. born and raised on rice and gravy and cajun women ! love to fish. and go fast in little aluminum boats
nice ta meet ya
ed
by flatboat
07 Apr 2011, 16:46
Forum: Boat House
Topic: 18 foot aluminum boat
Replies: 9
Views: 1872

18 foot aluminum boat

merc makes the big tiller . you can put a tiller on a 250 if you wanna. heard there was one on a 300 . saw the tiller at metten marine in oshkosh like power steering on a stick
' you tube has video if you're intrested
by flatboat
05 Apr 2011, 21:50
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Post a Pic of your boat!
Replies: 2006
Views: 342370

Post a Pic of your boat!

thanks .40 2 stroke short w/ trim& bigger carbs ,16x46 southfork. close ribs keep bottom from hookin . cmc trim,gone .. 15+ yamaha painted stainless prop.
by flatboat
05 Apr 2011, 10:36
Forum: General Jet Boat questions
Topic: just a boat that i built for a friend
Replies: 21
Views: 2913

just a boat that i built for a friend

wow thats a sweet rig. man i've been wantin to build one of them for a while ,there are some rivers where alot of smallmouth live ,that have never seen a bait . i think that would be the way to go .
by flatboat
05 Apr 2011, 09:13
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 13 ft cajun special
Replies: 0
Views: 540

13 ft cajun special

i had a 1981 13 ft cajun special flat boat , had to sell it . really would like to find another one . that was a great little boat short and wide
learned a valuable lesson '' never sell a boat '' email or pm
thanks
by flatboat
03 Apr 2011, 18:01
Forum: Boat House
Topic: battery size?
Replies: 3
Views: 549

battery size?

i use oddesy 2 1200's for everything, 82 lb tm , bildge pump and lights in one boat almost 2 days of fishin.
2 925's in another. get alost2 days in a smaller boat with a 50 lb
i like em cause they are light ,tough, and charge fast
i don't use a live well tho
by flatboat
03 Apr 2011, 14:33
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: My 1985 PolarKraft project (HELP, I BROKE my boat! page 13)
Replies: 191
Views: 51217

My 1985 PolarKraft project (BOAT IS DONE PICS PG 5)!!!!!!!!!

what a transformation ,that really came out good . like the layout . is that an old mariner tm ? those things had some power great job
by flatboat
03 Apr 2011, 13:57
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Reed's 1542 Alumacraft Swamp Sled.
Replies: 141
Views: 35012

Reed's 1542 Alumacraft Swamp Sled.

nice lookin rig , trailering will hook the bottom if the bunks don't support the transom
by flatboat
03 Apr 2011, 11:49
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Post a Pic of your boat!
Replies: 2006
Views: 342370

Post a Pic of your boat!

here's one i did
by flatboat
03 Apr 2011, 11:27
Forum: Boat House
Topic: here's my boat... sears 14' jon...
Replies: 20
Views: 32485

here's my boat... sears 14' jon... 14' of pure power?

do you leave the motor attatched or remove it ?
might want to bolt it thru the transom , just in case ya take a good wack
bet that thing flys empty . stainless prop and a little cup that might be scarrry