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Forum: Strictly Fishing Today, 12:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 789
Posted By REW
I use a simple $5 soft sided cooler with a re...

I use a simple $5 soft sided cooler with a re freezable ice pack in the same freezer as the frozen products.
Forum: Strictly Fishing Yesterday, 11:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By REW
Jay, You have three very nice rods. For...

Jay,
You have three very nice rods.

For that reason, I would not sell any of them.

If you want to purchase a new longer rod, go for it.

But, don't sell any of your current rods. You...
Forum: Motors and Props Yesterday, 11:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By REW
First thing to do. Grab your original prop,...

First thing to do.

Grab your original prop, remove the current prop on the motor and put the original prop on the engine.

Test the rig at speeds up to its maximum throttle setting. Check to...
Forum: Motors and Props Yesterday, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 151
Posted By REW
Then, with the pressure released take about 3 big...

Then, with the pressure released take about 3 big dudes to lift the engine.

If necessary, use blocking to hold the motor up, if the trim and tilt is defective = with no lock available.

Take...
Forum: Motors and Props Yesterday, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 253
Posted By REW
Judge for yourselves: ...

Judge for yourselves:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qltlWTjUWb4

The weight is 350 Kg.

350kj equals 711 lbs - very similar to a comparable current 300 hp V-8 outboard motor.
Forum: Boats Yesterday, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By REW
Walleye, The gap that is between the top of...

Walleye,
The gap that is between the top of the well and the underside of the deck is fairly wide.

Draw up a picture of your livewell, its cover and the dimensions of the well.

Then, start...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By REW
Glad that the problem has been resolved. ...

Glad that the problem has been resolved.

Take care
Forum: Boats 05-27-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By REW
Gastay, Do yourself a favor. Let the fuel...

Gastay,

Do yourself a favor. Let the fuel gauge get close to zero. Then, begin to carry a 5 gallon container of fuel that will get you back to the dock if you run out. When you run out, with...
Forum: Boats 05-27-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,046
Posted By REW
Mark, THe post was about cleaning up the boat...

Mark,
THe post was about cleaning up the boat battery wiring.

The minimum number of cables that one can have on a boat battery is one wire per post.

So, wire up your boat battery so that...
Forum: Boats 05-27-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By REW
You have done the testing, you know the results. ...

You have done the testing, you know the results. You also know the solution to your problem.

Best wishes.

p.s.
Some folks who have this problem, just take black tape and tape over the...
Forum: Boats 05-27-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 460
Posted By REW
Brother, Just be aware: All identical...

Brother,
Just be aware:

All identical motors are not necessarily identical.

All identical boat hulls are not necessarily identical.

All identical props are not necessarily identical.
...
Forum: Boats 05-27-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,121
Posted By REW
In addition to the comment by PJ, about going out...

In addition to the comment by PJ, about going out and renting the biggest trailer that they have and practice backing, one can make a huge amount of progress on backing by backing up a very short...
Forum: Boats 05-27-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 884
Posted By REW
I suspect that glass boats will have the best...

I suspect that glass boats will have the best overall look if equally reasonably good care is for both types of boats.

In a word - finish.

Aluminum boats are painted with a relatively thin...
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,534
Posted By REW
Around here there is a move away from on the home...

Around here there is a move away from on the home owners roof solar panels.

Rather, a subscription is sold to a home owner to support a solar Farm where thousands of panels are installed ground...
Forum: Motors and Props 05-26-2020, 07:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By REW
If you want to run an aluminum prop put on an an...

If you want to run an aluminum prop put on an an 18 x 14 1/4 aluminum prop.

I, personally would never run an aluminum prop on a 200 hp engine but a prop choice is up to the owner of the motor.
...
Forum: Boats 05-26-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,046
Posted By REW
The one thing that I might suggest with a wire...

The one thing that I might suggest with a wire clean up project on the battery is to completely do exactly that.

i.e. at the end of the day, have only two wires connected to your batteries.
...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,087
Posted By REW
Wally, Big mistake to use an LED flashlight...

Wally,
Big mistake to use an LED flashlight when hunting night crawlers at night.

You need a DIM Dim Dim light for night crawler hunting.

Be safe
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 812
Posted By REW
Actually, it is fishing. Many folks go out...

Actually, it is fishing.

Many folks go out for a week and make thousands of casts and catch 0 fish.

Sure sounds a lot like walleye fishing on some days as well as Muskie fishing on most days....
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 812
Posted By REW
Paddle fishing in Montana - Spring 2020

Some pictures of successful Paddle Fish - fisher folks.




The paddle fishing in the Eastern areas of Montana have recovered nicely and for these successful fisher folks, a nice day indeed. ...
Forum: General Discussion 05-24-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By REW
Golden, I know many folks who have put in...

Golden,
I know many folks who have put in various laminate flooring, ranging from Bamboo to vinyl and all have been well satisfied with the product.

For use in a bath or kitchen, where water...
Forum: Trailers and Tow Vehicles 05-24-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By REW
Thanks for the comments and thoughts. I...

Thanks for the comments and thoughts.

I don't have the trailer close and I don't have the unit to check. I copied the responses and sent them on to my nephew for follow through.

He is a...
Forum: General Discussion 05-24-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,087
Posted By REW
This post brings me back to my college days when...

This post brings me back to my college days when my wife and I were first married and living in Married Student housing at the University.

I enjoyed fishing and I had a friend who also enjoyed...
Forum: Trailers and Tow Vehicles 05-23-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By REW
I have had a couple of friends with similar...

I have had a couple of friends with similar problems and they just bit the bullet and spent the money to buy the new front end for the trailer that contains the hitch, actuator, master cylinder and...
Forum: Trailers and Tow Vehicles 05-23-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By REW
Disk brakes on trailer stuck full on.

My nephew has a fairly larger boat with surge disk brakes on it.

He complained about the fact that the brakes were stuck hard on.

It was suggested to him that the calipers were the problem,...
Forum: Boats 05-23-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By REW
Turtle, If I may ask, what was done to the...

Turtle,
If I may ask, what was done to the motor to repair the problem?
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