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by g in the 808
Wed Dec 23, 2015 10:56 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Show me your tips!
Replies: 15
Views: 26876

Re: Show me your tips!

Funny that this thread came back. I just found this after our last run in Lake Pacifica. The welds held, but the flapper just broke down the middle :o As I was flushing the salt from the motors one of the other flappers, rod and all puked out right in front of me. I'm down two tips in one day. The r...
by g in the 808
Thu Nov 12, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: General Boating
Topic: Hawaii boating pics
Replies: 8
Views: 8127

Re: Hawaii boating pics

Greg sometimes we all wish we had your "boating Problems". LOL Nice pics, hope everything's going great in the 808. Thanks Jeff! You definitely don't want what I went through here. I will let Evan fill you in off-line. He is up on all the detailsL. Looking for a twin? Did you see that 38 fountain f...
by g in the 808
Mon Nov 09, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: General Boating
Topic: Hawaii boating pics
Replies: 8
Views: 8127

Hawaii boating pics

Texas Friends, I've been sidelined from boating for several months here in the islands while I worked through some challenges with Hawaii's very interesting boating laws. All is well and Deja Blue is back on the water. Wanted to celebrate the occasion by sharing some photos from last weekend with yo...
by g in the 808
Tue Aug 11, 2015 12:19 pm
Forum: The Dock
Topic: Well...
Replies: 38
Views: 57928

Re: Well...

Hey Brother. Only you can make that decision, however I can tell you my experience. I had a Baja 252 for years. Loved it, but I knew I wanted a bigger boat w/twins. Just could not pull it off with the own/operate expense that I was incurring with the Baja. reluctantly, I sold the Baja, paid off vehi...
by g in the 808
Mon Jun 08, 2015 5:59 pm
Forum: The Dock
Topic: Jay Update
Replies: 12
Views: 12773

Re: Jay Update

Jay,

Congrats on the new rifleman in your fire team. That little Ranger looks pretty solid.
Kudo's for him as well for being born on my birthday:-)
by g in the 808
Mon Jun 08, 2015 5:56 pm
Forum: Performance / Go Fast
Topic: Anyone help me fab these new Mercruiser 6.2 flame arrestors?
Replies: 12
Views: 17290

Re: Anyone help me fab these new Mercruiser 6.2 flame arrest

Capt. Y., Those flame arrestors look pretty slick. I hope you can get them fab'd up for your sunny. on a side note of personal experience, I replaced the stock arrestors on my HO's with the K&N despite all the various board posts saying there is absolutely no gain from doing so....I can't tell any M...
by g in the 808
Fri Jun 05, 2015 8:33 pm
Forum: The Dock
Topic: 2015 Hawaii picture thread
Replies: 6
Views: 7560

Re: 2015 Hawaii picture thread

Did you find some good boating buddies taking pictures of you along side? Those are some great shots... Pretty killer seeing a flat top nearby. These guys took the shots. He keeps this boat next to mine in the storage lot. They are out every weekend diving. Dude just bought some old navy seal 34' Z...
by g in the 808
Fri Jun 05, 2015 1:51 pm
Forum: General Boating
Topic: Texas Outlaw 2015 Dates
Replies: 20
Views: 22891

Re: Texas Outlaw 2015 Dates

Oh, Hell yes!!!! I can't wait to see you guys. Just looking at photos of previous Outlaw Challenges, getting myself pumped up....Here is a shot of Deja Blue cruising through the channel during my virgin Outlaw year in 2012.
by g in the 808
Thu Jun 04, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: The Dock
Topic: 2015 Hawaii picture thread
Replies: 6
Views: 7560

2015 Hawaii picture thread

Been a while since I posted. Work, travel, huge waves, rain....all preventing me from getting the boat salty. Fortunately, we were out this past weekend and had a damn good time. Some photos below.
That is the USS Carl Vinson steaming home to San Diego after a 3 day Hawaii port call.
by g in the 808
Mon May 11, 2015 5:05 pm
Forum: General Boating
Topic: Texas Outlaw 2015 Dates
Replies: 20
Views: 22891

Re: Texas Outlaw 2015 Dates

Captain YARRR wrote:A couple board members and I have a house rented in San Leon. Also got on the list for the slip at the marina which is definitely the way to go. Can't wait!
Oh yes! Can't wait for June.