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    Yesterday, 12:28 PM
    To close out this thread...here is a link to the final wake plate project: ...
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    Yesterday, 11:59 AM
    The final feature are the wake plates. There are 2 that are horizontal acting as trim tabs to lean the boat to the side you want to surf. The 2...
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    Yesterday, 11:59 AM
    I finally finished last winter's covid project...the new platform I've been working on...thought I'd show off the details. The original on our 2005...
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    04-13-2021, 10:32 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    That's what amazes me...It's not very often in life things work better than advertised. Maybe I should look into being a volunteer fireman on the...
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    04-13-2021, 10:26 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    Get this! I have not been able to time the pumps down to prevent over-filling the bags. When I hit the low stop on the timer and still could not...
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    04-11-2021, 02:24 PM
    CJD replied to a thread New owner questions in Service & Repair
    привет тебе
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    04-10-2021, 07:54 PM
    CJD replied to a thread New owner questions in Service & Repair
    Do you have a heater?
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    04-10-2021, 05:05 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Throttle linkage in Service & Repair
    I can't really help you, except to describe what the 2 cables do... One is a straight throttle cable to the carb or throttle body. The second is...
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    04-06-2021, 07:40 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Oil and oil filters in Service & Repair
    I would stick with oil for gasoline engines. Diesels see different contaminants since they burn different fuel. They run slower and see no vacuum...
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    04-01-2021, 10:22 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Bilge Pump Location in Service & Repair
    For 10 years we trailered the boat. Part of the routine was to stop on the ramp and let the bilge drain. Now that it lives on the lake the bilge is...
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    03-31-2021, 06:50 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Bilge Pump Location in Service & Repair
    Thnx...sounds like next seasons upgrade. It is interesting that the factory figured out it was a problem.
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    03-31-2021, 06:48 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    I hear ya'! I'll be out working on the dock and those little rats will run back and forth, surfing 100 feet from the floating dock. 3000 acres of...
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    03-30-2021, 10:59 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Bilge Pump Location in Service & Repair
    I think that is the answer...thanks! Do they have separate outlets in the hull, or the same one? For a single it would take a couple check...
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    03-30-2021, 10:51 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    I do. But try to imagine how fast the water will be entering through a 1-1/2" hole. If I don't catch it right away, it may not be possible to get...
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    03-29-2021, 10:08 AM
    I have never been pleased with the stock location of the bilge pump on our 2005 24SSV. It is toward the rear of the bilge, and as the boat floats...
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    03-29-2021, 10:02 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    Wake makers. They advertise a 1" screw fitting for their 1-1/2" bag fitting, so I measured my original bag threads to roughly 1" and thought I was...
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    03-28-2021, 08:42 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Prop education in General Chat
    I am not running an acme. Glad they stock all the props you need, though.
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    03-28-2021, 08:34 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    The HF pump has 1-1/2" inlet/outlet. I'd be willing to bet there would be a difference in flow if using 3/4" plumbing.
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    03-27-2021, 10:11 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Prop education in General Chat
    It only takes an hour or so to CNC a prop. Why would they backorder?
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    03-26-2021, 11:25 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    The hose has an internal teflon wire to keep it stiff...I'm not sure heating would accomplish much with it. It is not going to ever bend much. I...
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    03-26-2021, 11:13 AM
    CJD replied to a thread Prop education in General Chat
    Prop tech is light years ahead of where it was in 85. I think you will be pleased. And, because there has been so much change, I would recommend...
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    03-22-2021, 07:38 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Blower wonít turn on? in General Chat
    There is a large, 40amp breaker, normally forward of the engine that could have tripped. That one can be reset. The other circuits are fuses,...
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    03-21-2021, 10:40 AM
    +1 for grey.
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    03-20-2021, 10:21 PM
    CJD replied to a thread Ballast Pump Mounting in General Chat
    Alright, here are pics of the super pumps installed. I finally got the boat out for the first run of the season. Those are 1280# bags that fill in...
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