Home   |  Message Board   |  Information   |  Classifieds   |  Features   |  Video  |  Boat Reviews  |  Boat DIY
Walleye Message Central - Search Results
Walleye Message Central

Go Back   Walleye Message Central > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ranger1850
Forum: Boats 12-06-2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,507
Posted By ranger1850
Buying used on purpose

I feel if you can judge what your buying fits your needs and can handle any issues, then I agree. I like buying new, and at times I feel it's a big mistake. However, the one time I bought used, ended...
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,090
Posted By ranger1850
Ranger remote drain plug

I had issues with my remote plug, just picked it up today and he said the O ring need vaseline to seal properly. No issues for 16 months I will do as he suggest, if it work fine if not going back to...
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,090
Posted By ranger1850
Ranger remote drain plug

I had issues with my remote plug, just picked it up today and he said the O ring need vaseline to seal properly. No issues for 16 months I will do as he suggest, if it work fine if not going back to...
Forum: General Discussion 11-05-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By ranger1850
Aaron Martins

I agree with your statement, that is why each day is a gift. My son has had a brain tumor for 19 years and still fighting it. He is on disability now but enjoying his 3 children in sports. His wife...
Forum: Strictly Fishing 09-30-2021, 01:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,294
Posted By ranger1850
Do you prefer fishing for few bigger fish or more smaller?

When the grandkids and wife are with me, I am fine with more fish. If alone, it's nice to catch legal size keepers and bigger fish for sure.
Forum: Strictly Fishing 09-20-2021, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By ranger1850
Shad Rap vs Shad Rap Rs

I appreciate you all taking the time in sharing your thoughts experiences. I am in no hurry to buy at this time so will decide what to order and colors that might work best for the local lakes.
Forum: Strictly Fishing 09-17-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By ranger1850
Shad Rap vs Shad Rap RS

I have been doing well with Flicker Shad, but the last few times out the Shad Rap has done well. I am thinking of adding a few to the ones I have now. I am looking at the original Shad Rap and the RS...
Forum: Strictly Fishing 09-08-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 758
Posted By ranger1850
Flicker shads and trolling speeds

I got advice that I need to up my speed and it has really produced fish in Northeast Ohio lake. I vary the speed from 2.8 to 3.2. Depths vary from 8 to 16 feet. I am using a number 7 Flicked had in...
Forum: Strictly Fishing 09-01-2021, 12:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,335
Posted By ranger1850
Yesterday Northeast Ohio caught 4 walleye 3 plus...

Yesterday Northeast Ohio caught 4 walleye 3 plus pounds and 8.5 walleye. 3 on no.7 flicker shad and one on no. 7 rap. Depth 12 to 17 feet speed between 2.98 to 3.2

Flicker shad is my go-to lure...
Forum: Boats 08-27-2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,242
Posted By ranger1850
2020 Ranger 1850 Merc 175 Pro XS

This boat is one year old and no way could sell this for $60 k and afford a new Ranger. My dealer in-stock boats are 250/300 and 400 hp, imagine the price tags on any of those models. When I bought...
Forum: Boats 08-07-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 16,091
Posted By ranger1850
My 2020 Ranger 1850 price was $50,600. I saw a...

My 2020 Ranger 1850 price was $50,600. I saw a dealer selling the same boat 2021 Model priced at $59,800. If the 2022 is now 9% higher, that price would be $65 plus>If my math is correct, a big jump...
Forum: Boats 07-31-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 16,091
Posted By ranger1850
Ranger $$ up 9% for 2022 boats

Don't look ahead to 8 yrs and second Warrior. Enjoy the present each and every day, I speak from experience that I really don't know where my 21 years in retirement have gone. I enjoy each and every...
Forum: Motors and Props 06-27-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,036
Posted By ranger1850
transom saver keeps buckline

I have read all the comments here, and watched several You Tube videos. It gets confusing but I am going to buy one of these two.

Model #3001.1068 Extreme Max Transom saver with steel tubing or...
Forum: Motors and Props 06-26-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,036
Posted By ranger1850
transom saver keeps bucking

I have the same problem with the rubber not any good after a few trips, took off paint in to areas.

Has anyone tried this product or what do you recommend?


M-Y WEDGE TRANSOM SAVER M-YWEDGE...
Forum: General Discussion 05-24-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,484
Posted By ranger1850
Salt water vs frersh water motors

I have rented 7 or 8 weeks a year at Fort Myers Beach on a canal. It takes 9 to 10 minutes to flush and about 20 minutes to wash down and rinse the boat. Some years I was lucky to have a lift where I...
Forum: Strictly Fishing 04-19-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By ranger1850
Livebait and plastics

I have more confidence in Gulp and other plastics inshore saltwater fishing, but no so in fresh. I need to use more plastics and gain my confidence in NE Ohio.
Forum: Boats 04-14-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 571
Posted By ranger1850
Custom made top for Ranger boat

Berlin boat cover in Deerfield can do one for you for under $1,000 with stainless steel poles and hardware. I had one on my Ranger 2012 that was still like new when I sold my boat in July. I had him...
Forum: Strictly Fishing 03-13-2021, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By ranger1850
Suggestions on where to buy Garmin electronics

There are two good dealers on The Hull Truth. My 93sv I liked Cabelas price and bought from them.
Forum: Strictly Fishing 03-13-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By ranger1850
Dawa Regal Lt vs Dawa Legalis Lt pros and cons

Both reels are listed under $70 and the reviews are very good on both reels. I like the Legalis from what I read, but I don't really need a new reel unless I replace some of my beat-up ones. I like...
Forum: Boats 03-04-2021, 10:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,756
Posted By ranger1850
150 Suzuki or 150 Yamaha

I have only had a Yamaha, was on my last boat for 8 years and I have to give the engine an A+. I will say this, I wanted another Yamaha for my new boat but with Covid and boat supplies I went with a...
Forum: Boats 03-03-2021, 08:18 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,577
Posted By ranger1850
Local dealer

I wanted to buy a Ranger but my local dealer was not highly graded with a weekend fisherman. He got A+ from the pros. I talked to him about his rep and C minus grade with guys like me. He said he...
Forum: Strictly Fishing 02-21-2021, 11:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,736
Posted By ranger1850
soft bait organizer

I just saw this and do the same as shown. I then label the top of boxes of contents. I also use dollar tree plastic nonleak containers for my gulp full of juice, never spill or leaks. My daughter...
Forum: Boats 02-13-2021, 08:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,982
Posted By ranger1850
Bay Boats.....well Green Bay

Yes, agree with the swimsuits, the ones I saw in winter gear were out very early and on the way in when I was heading out at 10 am. I also looked at the 1880 but decided to stick with 1850. I went...
Forum: Boats 02-12-2021, 08:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,896
Posted By ranger1850
Boat budget and tips on how to make a big purchase

The market was crazy on boats this past summer, I sold my used Ranger at a good price and also bought an in-stock new one at a fair price. The buyer had to make a 7 hr drive to decide on my boat and...
Forum: Boats 02-11-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,982
Posted By ranger1850
Bay Boats for ....well Green Bay

When I fish out of Fort Myers Beach in March and April I see Bay boats heading in, at times they have on snowsuits. I think it would not be the best for your area. I have always wanted a Bay boat,...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:45 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2022 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.