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by bansil
Thu Jul 18, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Pontoon fence replacement issues
Replies: 5
Views: 73

Re: Pontoon fence replacement issues

mgarvie wrote:
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:33 pm
I used FRP panels from Menards. I cut them to size and pop riveted them in place. When an Asian carp takes one out I just drill out the rivets an rivet a new one in place.
Why you Asian carp attacking boat :donno Godzilla is on strike :mrgreen:
by bansil
Wed Jul 17, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Pontoon fence replacement issues
Replies: 5
Views: 73

Re: Pontoon fence replacement issues

Places that make metal roofing/siding haves rolls, for me it's lyon roofing
by bansil
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Pontoon cover...designed for an RV
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Pontoon cover...designed for an RV

Great idea, i like it :thumbsup
by bansil
Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: bigger motor
Replies: 11
Views: 154

Re: bigger motor

Salt water is def. Yes on SS prop, freshwater lake? I wouldn't waste the money, anodized/powder coated alum. Would be fine.
by bansil
Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser
Replies: 134
Views: 6342

Re: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser

So got parts in and headed to the lake, wifey helped and we got boat backwards to boat ramp at our slip, we tied her off to wifes car. 2019-07-13 17.29.48.jpg Broke out tools and dropped lower unit 2019-07-13 17.30.19.jpg 2019-07-13 17.31.30.jpg Replaced part circled in red 2019-07-13 18.54.44.jpg W...
by bansil
Wed Jul 10, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: 2001 Godfrey Marine Aqua Patio 240LE
Replies: 34
Views: 7496

Re: 2001 Godfrey Marine Aqua Patio 240LE

Any new pictures?
by bansil
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Tell tale not working while flushing
Replies: 9
Views: 136

Re: Tell tale not working while flushing

The couple i have, and have seen don't pee (all 2 strokes) i was told years ago it was a pressure/suck issue...oh!....oh!.... @lindalovelace. I kid, I kid......kinda :P
What does she do in water? I got a couple plastic barrels and use them now, they all flush in tubs, not on muffs
by bansil
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser
Replies: 134
Views: 6342

Re: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser

our friends and my son and wife 4th8.png 4th1.png 4th2.png 4th3.png The fireworks show was only so-so this year, great time with friends tho!! Next day went to check out boat and found problem with no reverse!!! the coupling broke! no reverse.png Last picture was me laying out on pontoon deck search...
by bansil
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser
Replies: 134
Views: 6342

Re: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser

:shock: wow 4th started off great! Went down to boat slip and met up with some friends to spend the day on the water for dinner and fireworks. Backed boat out of slip and headed toward the concrete ramp to load up coolers, table chairs etc...went to put boat into reverse and NOTHING happened... :sho...
by bansil
Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser
Replies: 134
Views: 6342

Re: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser

:shock: they have been letting ours out slower (1st dam on tva system) so they don't flood folks in west TN


Good luck
by bansil
Tue Jun 25, 2019 3:32 am
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser
Replies: 134
Views: 6342

Re: Bansil and MamaTurtle create a getaway cruiser

went out for a few hours on Sunday evening for some fishing bobber.png found a nice tree in a pretty cove heading home.png . . heading back, this is the Butler bridge, check out youtube for the idiots that jump off it :shock: . . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqrW90HLEdM . . sun setting behind us ...
by bansil
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Crest pontoon build
Replies: 2
Views: 1031

Re: Crest pontoon build

Can you weld? Maybe bend up so emt (conduit) from lowes/homedepot etc, easy to bend with conduit bender?
Or look for a fab shop, might get $$$ tho

Good luck and post pictures of progress
by bansil
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Adding extra U Bolts to stern for towing tubes, etc.
Replies: 4
Views: 184

Re: Adding extra U Bolts to stern for towing tubes, etc.

Only problem i see is if you mount them to the edge trim, they will probably pull out the edge trim, can you attach to the top of the pontoon/deck connection?
Lot of stress...take pictues of back and under rear deck area
by bansil
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Help buying trailer
Replies: 6
Views: 174

Re: Help buying trailer

Couple things depending on your trailer, they have 2 basic ones 1) supports the floor, I dont like because pontoons are too close to the ground if you have hills and sharp transition like driveways, you can drag pontoons = very bad. A pro? If super flat roads, it reduces overall ht for trees, bridge...