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Forum: Boats 09-26-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 96
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Posted By rdiddy
Huh. I didn't know that was even a thing - Thanks...

Huh. I didn't know that was even a thing - Thanks Ltrain
Forum: Boats 09-25-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thank you very much, it most definitely helps. I...

Thank you very much, it most definitely helps. I believe the max length of any rod in an 1875 rod locker was 8'6" and that was a bit short for me. I am definitely getting those stow and go tubes.

...
Forum: Boats 09-25-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
That's an interesting approach. I assume to lock...

That's an interesting approach. I assume to lock the kicker straight, it would have to be a tiller drive?


Thanks!
Forum: Boats 09-22-2021, 09:04 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thanks man, that's a huge plus for me

Thanks man, that's a huge plus for me
Forum: Boats 09-22-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Can anyone explain the difference between these...

Can anyone explain the difference between these two trolling motors, specifically the US2 (universal sonar 2) designation?


Minn Kota Ulterra 80lbs/60"/24V/MSI iPilot Link - Bow Mount ...
Forum: Boats 09-22-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
This is an interesting post, thanks for the...

This is an interesting post, thanks for the localized information. Can I PM you with some follow up questions, if you have time?


Thanks
Forum: Boats 09-22-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
So the main takeaways from your post, to sum it...

So the main takeaways from your post, to sum it up, are:


-36v trolling motors are never useful on an 1800 series boat
-a 24v electric trolling motor will double as a kicker


In which...
Forum: Boats 09-22-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Definitely was already sold on the under console...

Definitely was already sold on the under console drawers, for sure



Are the stow and go rod tubes the same length as the bow rod locker, or do the port or starboard tubes end up being longer...
Forum: Boats 09-21-2021, 09:18 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Ah, thanks for the correction - admittedly,...

Ah, thanks for the correction - admittedly, Alumacraft is the one manufacturer out of the 4 I am considering that I have spent the least time researching. I should take a deeper dive in to their...
Forum: Boats 09-20-2021, 09:21 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Oh - I thought it was a complete replacement for...

Oh - I thought it was a complete replacement for the pedestal and seat. So you would opt for those pedestals rather than buy an air ride or pro ride set up from the manufacturer? Are they that much...
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thanks for the education. So aside from the Minn...

Thanks for the education. So aside from the Minn Kota Precision charger you mentioned, are there other brands of battery minders that you like or are the MK models the go to?
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:48 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Understood, thanks for the math. Given that this...

Understood, thanks for the math. Given that this will be my first trailering experience I agree erring on the side of caution is definitely advisable.
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thanks for those points of consideration... I...

Thanks for those points of consideration... I will look into all of them. I have seen that deadrise term, but wasn't previously aware of it's impact on performance. Clearly I have more research to do.
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:39 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thanks I will look into those! So you would opt...

Thanks I will look into those! So you would opt to purchase and install third party seats as opposed to pro ride / air ride offerings straight from the manufacturer of the boat?


Thanks Snowking
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
I appreciate the feedback. I looked up total...

I appreciate the feedback. I looked up total weight of an 1875 impact XS, with boat, motor and trailer they weigh 2669 pounds. I would doubt that this weight rating includes fuel or gear etc. I have...
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thanks for that info, I'll pay close attention to...

Thanks for that info, I'll pay close attention to that when I get my boat :)
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:14 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
I have been looking, and between the 4...

I have been looking, and between the 4 manufacturers I listed, I don't think any of them offer a full vinyl flooring install. From what I see, it is mainly vinyl in the cockpit with carpet in the bow...
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Yeah all of your post sums up one of the main...

Yeah all of your post sums up one of the main reasons I wanted to rig my own stuff. I have been watching rigging videos on youtube and I wanted to go with a bullet proof setup so I don't run in to...
Forum: Boats 09-18-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
I can only go buy what Lund quotes their specs on...

I can only go buy what Lund quotes their specs on their website, but they seem to say the 1875 Impact XS trailer, boat, motor total weight is 2669 pounds.


Not sure if that includes fuel, the...
Forum: Boats 09-15-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Hi FlyNorth If you were fishing muskie...

Hi FlyNorth


If you were fishing muskie with that rig where you often have a guy in the bow doing figure 8's for fish that notoriously stalk a lure and you have to coax them to eat, would a...
Forum: Boats 09-15-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Hi REW, Unfortunately I am not sure it's in...

Hi REW,

Unfortunately I am not sure it's in my budget for a fiberglass boat... plus the waters I fish are notorious for having submerged shoals and deadheads a plenty. I have often heard that...
Forum: Boats 09-14-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Replied, thank you. I am unfamiliar with the...

Replied, thank you. I am unfamiliar with the layout of this site yet, I didn't know I had a PM until you mentioned it here.


@ REW and others, work is keeping me busy but I will endeavour to dig...
Forum: Boats 09-14-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
I would consider a Yamaha outboard for sure. I...

I would consider a Yamaha outboard for sure. I don't see a lot of dealers, lund included offer them. Lund will sell you a honda but not a yamaha.

I will look at the crestliner and princecraft boat...
Forum: Boats 09-14-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
So what is involved in getting a non-standard...

So what is involved in getting a non-standard motor (something other than Merc or Honda) mounted on your new Lund? Do you have to procure the motor yourself and get it to the marina to have it...
Forum: Boats 09-13-2021, 11:03 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,550
Posted By rdiddy
Thanks for stopping in, I appreciate the info. ...

Thanks for stopping in, I appreciate the info.

I have always wanted to go with the full windshield, so no worries there.

I have read conflicting reports on the stainless prop. Some people say...
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