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by chugalug
Mon Jul 09, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Wake board tower questions
Replies: 19
Views: 394

Re: Wake board tower questions

:D maybe a small outboard mounted in the middle.one of those older motors that swing all the way around for steering.Hurry up and build it so I'll have something to go by :D speaking of pink flamingoes,our school kids had a good way to make money for school trip-they were professional flamingo remov...
by chugalug
Sun Jul 08, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Wake board tower questions
Replies: 19
Views: 394

Re: Wake board tower questions

:D That looks like something my nephews would have come up with-they already did the couch on skis.Is that one of those new kevlar wakeboards? :lol:
by chugalug
Sun Jul 08, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Sailboats
Topic: Getting the boat to the water
Replies: 4
Views: 417

Re: Getting the boat to the water

:D maybe weld on a metal toolbox on tongue and start adding barbell weights :D (or tools)
by chugalug
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 329
Views: 68435

Re: Chugalug's BoJest

:D Been trying to wire the boat.Had to figure out where to put the 2 batteries.Finally settled on a sliding drawer under the motor.not too fancy but battery switch will mount on front and will be recessed enough so won't catch on anything. :D
by chugalug
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 329
Views: 68435

Re: Chugalug's BoJest

:D Added a 110 buck chunk of bronze to "Chugs" hull today.was uneventful-drill 1-1/4" hole through hull,sand out a little,apply epoxy mix liberally to ply edges and thickened epoxy to fitting and assemble. IMG_1029[1].JPG now I have to get screen from faucet to stuff in drain.getting ...
by chugalug
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Minocqua Boat Show
Replies: 6
Views: 274

Re: Minocqua Boat Show

:D Get any new ribbons for your wall? :roll:
by chugalug
Sat Jun 23, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2384
Views: 322065

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

:D This helps.but I still stick tape on interesting pages :D
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by chugalug
Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2384
Views: 322065

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

:D There is alot of stuff in the big book,one won't find on the website-even doing searches. :D I'm still hooked on the Glen-L epoxy tho.
by chugalug
Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2384
Views: 322065

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

:D Carl! I get alot of stuff from these guys-the prices listed are just a suggestion I guess.I called for my larboard drain and found it was cheaper.Got the 1575 pg catalog for 59 bucks-now free ground shipping for a year.Got my money back already as some stuff was allful heavy.maybe you can find ha...
by chugalug
Mon Jun 11, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 329
Views: 68435

Re: Chugalug's BoJest

:D Good news.gotta get carving-HIN # came in mail today along with title.Chug is now a 2018 model :D
by chugalug
Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: Electrical Mystery
Replies: 6
Views: 1863

Re: Electrical Mystery

any corrosion on connections?I know,from past problems,that with corrosion on battery connections,the battery works ,however cannot be charged from alternator.at least it happened on the car.If you didn't have problems before,maybe????
by chugalug
Fri Jun 01, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: extra wiring
Replies: 4
Views: 769

Re: extra wiring

:D After looking at tach on google,the red+ goes to + on tach,black to ground on tach and green goes to the other one.Should be 3 hook-ups :D
by chugalug
Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: extra wiring
Replies: 4
Views: 769

Re: extra wiring

Think I found something-Red-battery+;black ground;green tach;yellow ignition on 12v;orange trim sensor;pink oil overheat.my immediate question is does the red battery + hook to battery or voltmeter?God-it helps being colorblind.
by chugalug
Thu May 31, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: through-hull drains
Replies: 15
Views: 1177

Re: through-hull drains

:D This is the one I like.
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kinda spendy
by chugalug
Thu May 31, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: through-hull drains
Replies: 15
Views: 1177

Re: through-hull drains

:D Think I'd be happier with a bronze fitting and plug.made kinda like bilge pump through hull fitting.I'll see if I can find it again.

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