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by boocat
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Mercury Black Max XC?
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Mercury Black Max XC?

2017 merc 60ct with the standard black max 14x11. No current issues with the prop.
by boocat
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Mercury Black Max XC?
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Mercury Black Max XC?

nada?
by boocat
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Mercury Black Max XC?
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Mercury Black Max XC?

I'm ready for a fresh prop (put a ding in mine) I seeing something I'm not familiar with. The Black Max XC series. Yeah, I know 'extra cupping" I have an 18' Bass Buggy, 60ct. runs about 22 at 5700. No blow outs or slipping. What if anything would the XC do for me in the same size? Not looking for a...
by boocat
Thu Aug 23, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: New pontoon owner with new boat has questions.
Replies: 22
Views: 378

Re: New pontoon owner with new boat has questions.

and you might check all their gauge lineup if you might rather have that info on a gauge instead of your phone, cool stuff...
https://www.mercurymarine.com/en/us/gau ... 00-sc1000/
by boocat
Wed Aug 22, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Bartlett any one have any experience or have one
Replies: 7
Views: 183

Re: Bartlett any one have any experience or have one

I don't know anything about them but I think that new hot shot dealer on LBJ Texas is dealing them.
by boocat
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: New pontoon owner with new boat has questions.
Replies: 22
Views: 378

Re: New pontoon owner with new boat has questions.

I know nothing about those big bad motors but 6400 sure sounds fast.
by boocat
Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Old Gas
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: Old Gas

The ethanol I have here is fairly high, like 93 I think. But there is another place close by with 86, no bueno, gotta watch that . Problem I saw with octane booster, it dont's tell ya how much booster raises octane xxx amount. meant to say ETHANOL FREE I have here is 93 octane. My fingers leave out...
by boocat
Wed Aug 15, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Old Gas
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: Old Gas

The ethanol I have here is fairly high, like 93 I think. But there is another place close by with 86, no bueno, gotta watch that . Problem I saw with octane booster, it dont's tell ya how much booster raises octane xxx amount.
by boocat
Wed Aug 15, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Old Gas
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: Old Gas

Carry the proper whatever to let you get your filter off the motor and pour out the water if you go dead on the lake. Friend of mine had to do that.
ethanal sucs
by boocat
Wed Aug 15, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Old Gas
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: Old Gas

Been there, had those problems, water builds faster than you think.. Now I'm trying to have only enough to use for the trip at hand.. Even when tank if full( old school thinking) ethanol still absorbs water and I really don't think I need to carry around all that weight for a 60 hp motor. Would take...
by boocat
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Fuel tank venting question.
Replies: 6
Views: 139

Re: Fuel tank venting question.

Sounds like they are barking up the wrong tree?
by boocat
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: TRANSOM SWAP
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Re: TRANSOM SWAP

Yep. And I really didn't want to say it but it kinda sounds like a borderline can of worms to me but I don't know enough about major rebuilds.
by boocat
Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: DC Chargers?
Replies: 26
Views: 1036

Re: DC Chargers?

I stay confused.
by boocat
Sun Aug 12, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: DC Chargers?
Replies: 26
Views: 1036

Re: DC Chargers?

I"m talking plain old flooded lead acid deep cycle marine, like an interstate srm27 or equivalent. But anyway, I think we are getting a little off from the o.p. My apologies, but do love the conversation. I'm currently in the middle of an install.
by boocat
Sun Aug 12, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: DC Chargers?
Replies: 26
Views: 1036

Re: DC Chargers?

From what I understand, a 3 bank 20 amp is 6.6 amp per bank or about that. I could be wrong