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by ROLAND
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Pontoon Rebuilds and Restorations.
Topic: Looking for trim
Replies: 3
Views: 23

Re: Looking for trim

curtiscapk wrote:
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:01 pm
nope, but man I went someplace totally different :boobies2

haha.. so did I craig.. so did i
by ROLAND
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Poor man's power pole
Replies: 10
Views: 105

Re: Poor man's power pole

You said poor not pretty. Been using this for the last six years. I needed something that would hold up to the current when a barge goes by and the wake of a large cabin cruiser. I just used floating dock parts from Menards. Everything is mounted to a 4x4 bolted to the deck and frame. mgarvie... wo...
by ROLAND
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Poor man's power pole
Replies: 10
Views: 105

Re: Poor man's power pole

This is what I did. https://mgs4u.com/shallow-water-anchor-parts-kits/ I used the rope/ring mounting solution pictured at the bottom of the page. It works but not as well as a fixed stiff mount would. Given the flex I get from the solid rod, I too would be nervous about hollow pipe. Not to mention ...
by ROLAND
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Poor man's power pole
Replies: 10
Views: 105

Re: Poor man's power pole

bansil wrote:
Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:34 am
wouldn't 1/2 pvc flex a lot with an 8ft span between the mount and the ground?

Bansil... see, this is exactly why I came to you guys... the thought of the 1/2 pvc "flexing" never entered my mind... thanks for bringing this to my attention...
by ROLAND
Tue Apr 24, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Poor man's power pole
Replies: 10
Views: 105

Poor man's power pole

Hey guys, wanted to get your idea's on something. We primarily use our pontoon boat for fishing.. normally when we get to our fishing spot we just tie the front end of the boat to a tree branch and then I usually throw out an anchor or two on the back end, depending on the wind. Well anyway I have b...
by ROLAND
Sat Apr 21, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Where do you fill her up with gas? Cans, station or marina?
Replies: 13
Views: 194

Re: Where do you fill her up with gas? Cans, station or marina?

I trailer mine to a local gas station that sells Ethanol free fuel... fill 'er up there and off to the lake.
by ROLAND
Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: truck beds and gasoline
Replies: 5
Views: 196

Re: truck beds and gasoline

I have a spray in bedliner in my GMC. No problems at all on mine but I have one of these gas cans. http://eagle-mfg.com/Resources/Docs/Flyers/Cantastic%20Flyer.pdf The can is a deep drawn type which means it is one piece of steel that is "drawn" to the shape of the finished product. There is no sea...
by ROLAND
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Test post
Replies: 9
Views: 118

Re: Test post

just checking..
by ROLAND
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Forum update
Replies: 27
Views: 703

Re: Forum update

JUST A TEST
by ROLAND
Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Trailer Tires
Replies: 8
Views: 376

Re: Trailer Tires

[quote="Drago"]The GY Endurance trailer tire is not yet made in a 13" size. I went with Maxxis[/quote] Kenneth... just curious, were you able to get the maxxis in a Load C or D.... I looked at getting Maxxis because so many people have said good things about them. I found them in a 13" Load C, but n...
by ROLAND
Wed Mar 21, 2018 11:51 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Trailer Length vs Boat Length?
Replies: 5
Views: 223

Re: Trailer Length vs Boat Length?

Hi Paul... don't know if this will help, but here's a few links to some info I got from a google search. hope these help... http://www.hoosiertrailer.com/pdf/Selecting_the_Correct_Size_for_Your_Pontoon_Boat.pdf http://betterboat.com/pontoon/pontoon-boat-trailer/ http://www.pontoontrailers101.com/fit...
by ROLAND
Wed Mar 21, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Hello From Kansas
Replies: 8
Views: 157

Re: Hello From Kansas

Cbears... congratulations on the new pontoon.. that 75 hp should push your new bass buggy pretty good.. love to see some pics of the new boat when she gets delivered. congrats again.
by ROLAND
Tue Mar 20, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Navarre Newb
Replies: 5
Views: 196

Re: Navarre Newb

Welcome to the forum and congrats on the new boat... love your neck of the woods... actually spent my honymoon there years and years and years..... oh well, you get the idea. ( 37 years ago )
by ROLAND
Sat Mar 17, 2018 11:40 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Second time pontoon owner
Replies: 7
Views: 231

Re: Second time pontoon owner

Hello joe Friday... welcome to the forum... congratulations on the new boat..
by ROLAND
Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Trailer Tires
Replies: 8
Views: 376

Re: Trailer Tires

[quote="Bamaman"]Mendes are Chinese and no ST tire from there are good. 13 inch tires are just so rare these days. I wonder if the new Goodyear ST tire comes in 13/inch size?[/quote] Bama, I can't argue with you about the bad reputation of Chinese tires.. they've certainly earned that reputation... ...