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by PlaynDoc
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: How to post pictures
Replies: 4
Views: 253

Re: How to post pictures

where are you 'storing' your images for posting? i used to use photo bucket.... until they began charging for storage.
by PlaynDoc
Thu Sep 26, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: new to forum
Replies: 3
Views: 1337

Re: new to forum

welcome to the forum
by PlaynDoc
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Comments on Starcraft Pontoon Boats
Replies: 4
Views: 496

Re: Comments on Starcraft Pontoon Boats

amazon has some gas caps, with filler tube... just a brief search did this: https://smile.amazon.com/NRC-XRC-Keyless-Stainless-Hardware/dp/B07MCL1LGL/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?crid=XQOTX88FAZ3J&keywords=boat+gas+cap&qid=1568855779&s=gateway&sprefix=boat+gas+cap%2Caps%2C1315&sr=8-1-spons&psc=1&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGV...
by PlaynDoc
Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Guard for transducer
Replies: 5
Views: 451

Re: Guard for transducer

i did a different approach...

i installed a under deck ladder on the front of my boat. Rarely is the rear ladder used.

https://www.pontoonstuff.com/products/u ... 5383&_ss=r
by PlaynDoc
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Bow Riding Legal in Florida?
Replies: 5
Views: 652

Re: Bow Riding Legal in Florida?

bow riding certainly isn't safe on a pontoon... there'd be no escape if you fall from the front of the boat, and get between the logs..... im not in favor of making regulations, whatsoever... everyone driving a boat has the responsibility to keep passengers safe. if someone wants to chop their passe...
by PlaynDoc
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Pet peeve
Replies: 14
Views: 975

Re: Pet peeve

it seems to me... whenever i'd turn on my docking lights, my field of vision greatly decreases.
by PlaynDoc
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Got a new boat yesterday
Replies: 19
Views: 1661

Re: Got a new boat yesterday

wow! congrats!
by PlaynDoc
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: How to keep cats off my toon
Replies: 24
Views: 967

Re: How to keep cats off my toon

ya know.... if you toss a live crab and lobster into boiling water, you're considered a chef...
do that with a cat, you're considered a monster!
by PlaynDoc
Thu Jul 05, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Front of your boat ever gone way up?
Replies: 4
Views: 591

Re: Front of your boat ever gone way up?

steve1313 wrote:
Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:59 am
You're much more likely to stuff the front end of your pontoon into the water if you hit a decent size wave than you are to ever flip your boat because of any wind or sea conditions.

yep. that's happened a few times..... seems like about 2" or more of water came through
by PlaynDoc
Fri Jun 01, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Transducer location idea
Replies: 3
Views: 371

Re: Transducer location idea

i guess you're proposing a vertical arm placed between the logs, with transducer at the end... it would have to be significantly below water level, because the front of the boat does rise a bit while moving forward, especially at speed. without careful planning, loading/unloading from trailer could ...
by PlaynDoc
Tue May 22, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Electric Winch on trailer
Replies: 21
Views: 860

Re: Electric Winch on trailer

I'm wondering.... why an electric winch?

I'm able to drive my boat all the way up the trailer..
by PlaynDoc
Mon May 07, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Sometimes friends just won't listen
Replies: 3
Views: 683

Re: Sometimes friends just won't listen

friends don't let friends get a deck boat! ..... you did your part, though
by PlaynDoc
Mon May 07, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: "Instant" transducer mount. Flex Glue?
Replies: 3
Views: 335

Re: "Instant" transducer mount. Flex Glue?

never tried it, but i've seen a few commercials....

let us know how it works out, ok?
by PlaynDoc
Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Second time pontoon owner
Replies: 7
Views: 766

Re: Second time pontoon owner

welcome to the forum
by PlaynDoc
Tue Jan 16, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: OUCH!
Replies: 7
Views: 1791

Re: OUCH!

left side repaired in 1988 - before days of mesh right side and umbilical repaired 8/2017, with mesh, but open procedures... tons of pain for about 10 days, then back to normalish activity best advice: borrow a 'lift chair' from someone... one of those recliners that raise you up to almost standing ...