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by mitchwilldoit
Sun Sep 07, 2014 8:02 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Mercury Outboards (40-115 HP)
Replies: 16
Views: 2022

Re: Mercury Outboards (40-115 HP)

Is there another place where where the serial # can be found besides the transom mount mine is warn off. a stamp on the block perhaps.
thanks
by mitchwilldoit
Mon Jun 16, 2014 2:20 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Warning horn going off
Replies: 7
Views: 576

Re: Warning horn going off

Is the poppit easily changeable and where is it. I did an oil and filter change when I redid the bottom paint a few months ago.
by mitchwilldoit
Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:39 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Warning horn going off
Replies: 7
Views: 576

Re: Warning horn going off

Thanks !! but what's a poppit ?
by mitchwilldoit
Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:32 am
Forum: Destinations
Topic: Traveling to Anna Marie Island need dockage
Replies: 1
Views: 1195

Re: Traveling to Anna Marie Island need dockage

Are you talking about Anna Maria Island fl ???
by mitchwilldoit
Sat Jun 14, 2014 6:07 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Warning horn going off
Replies: 7
Views: 576

Warning horn going off

I have a mid 90' merc 50 4 stroke Lately the little horn connected to the console has been sounding. so far at slow speed. I turn the engine off restart runs quiet then noise. Lots of water out of the engine I haven't connected the temp gauge yet All else sound good Thoughts ???
by mitchwilldoit
Sat Mar 01, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Performance
Replies: 5
Views: 647

Re: Performance

Thanks for answering.. what did you say YES to

will the boat plane better or not make any difference at all.

Pick one !
by mitchwilldoit
Fri Feb 28, 2014 5:44 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Performance
Replies: 5
Views: 647

Performance

I have 24 ft old toon was wondering if I extend the fins or wings on the underside of the motor well to the pontoon on either side basically closing in the entire well. will the boat plane better or not make any difference at all.
by mitchwilldoit
Mon Jan 06, 2014 9:31 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Glad I have a back up boat !
Replies: 13
Views: 1832

Re: Glad I have a back up boat !

sorry I didn't notice the additional posts on this thread. Started looking on craigslist for a prop. Found several really good prices. Still not sure of the size. Called a guy last night has a new in the box Merc prop 40 bucks :). Got into me Jon boat and took my pontoon prop off and just to be sure...
by mitchwilldoit
Sun Jan 05, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Suzuki controls / Johnson motor
Replies: 4
Views: 638

Re: Suzuki controls / Johnson motor

On the same topic ... my Quicksilver controls are really stiff. I dread taking the apart. Has anyone done it.
Is there a diagram out there. I am sure its just corrosion or just old.
by mitchwilldoit
Sun Jan 05, 2014 10:19 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Lighting, lighting, lighting.
Replies: 13
Views: 2298

Re: Lighting, lighting, lighting.

I am kind of lighting crazy. Boat Christmas lights.... but I was in O'reilys auto parts a few days ago and found all sorts of led accent lighting that you can place anywhere on your boat. Didn't have time to look real good (wife in tow) you know how that goes. Check them out.
Mitch
by mitchwilldoit
Fri Jan 03, 2014 5:17 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Power pole
Replies: 15
Views: 2167

Re: Power pole

What is a power pole? Also anyone know how to group members by state?
by mitchwilldoit
Wed Jan 01, 2014 10:09 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Third pontoon !!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1068

Re: Third pontoon !!!

I think I am going to do it. We will be taking it out for bottom paint and a good cleaning. I think a 15 or 18 foot toon in the center has got to bring it higher out of the water and support all my new friends I got since I bought this party machine ;) On craigslist for a single toon. everyone wants...
by mitchwilldoit
Sun Dec 29, 2013 1:45 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Third pontoon !!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1068

Third pontoon !!!

I have a old 24 ft JC funtoon it is a tank very heavy solid frame with a merc 50 4 stroke also heavy. I just added a very heavy fiber glass canopy roof supported by metal pipe poles covered by pvc pipe. We generally take take 6 10 people out with us. Question do you think I should add a third pontoo...
by mitchwilldoit
Tue Dec 24, 2013 4:48 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Ferg's Winter Project
Replies: 227
Views: 22446

Re: Ferg's Winter Project

That decking is sharp !
by mitchwilldoit
Sun Dec 22, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Glad I have a back up boat !
Replies: 13
Views: 1832

Re: Glad I have a back up boat !

I found a toggle switch under the ignition switch. It doesn't seem to do anything in either position. had a nice ride no stops.