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by TexasTooner
Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Windshield
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Windshield

My windshield on my toon finally cracked and I could not find a replacement. I found a place where they sell polycarbonate sheets but they wanted to charge me $125/hr to setup n cut the windshield out. I asked how much for the whole thing and they said about 1.5hrs plus the polycarbonate, so it was ...
by TexasTooner
Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Thinking about two tops
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Re: Thinking about two tops

I have two biminis on mine - great shade for the Texas sun. There is a zippered canvas the connects the two together
by TexasTooner
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Camping & Fishing Stuff
Topic: Tent On Toon
Replies: 6
Views: 784

Re: Tent On Toon

Ok, the tent is in, but it’s been too cold to setup outside.

My thoughts are to set it up first to see how all the poles setup so I can have a plan on moving it to the pontoon ...... it’s gonna be fun no matter what !!!!
by TexasTooner
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons
Replies: 8
Views: 277

Re: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons

I use what is called a Digger Anchor, which is a fluke anchor. Flukes hold well but if the get hooked on something like a log - they are a b#tch to pull up. What I like about the Digger is that like a fluke, it digs in, but if it gets snagged, you can pull on it a few hard times and it will release ...
by TexasTooner
Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Camping & Fishing Stuff
Topic: Tent On Toon
Replies: 6
Views: 784

Re: Tent On Toon

Ok All, I done got er’ ordered, meaning the camping tent...... it should be in before too long and I’ll have to open er’ up and study er’ first and devise a plan on how I’m going to do this...... and if it’s feasible before I start doing anything else...... If it does work, which I’m hoping it will....
by TexasTooner
Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Camping & Fishing Stuff
Topic: Tent On Toon
Replies: 6
Views: 784

Re: Tent On Toon

Thanks Craig.

Well, looks like I might be a first to try this idea. I’ll post some pics when I get ere’ done !!!
by TexasTooner
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: Entry Level TriToons
Replies: 20
Views: 936

Re: Entry Level TriToons

I went from a Merc 115HP 4S with cable steering to a 175HP 4S Zuki with hydraulic steering and added a steering ball so I can use one hand to steer the boat, knuckle to knuckle.
by TexasTooner
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Camping & Fishing Stuff
Topic: Tent On Toon
Replies: 6
Views: 784

Tent On Toon

Hi All, Its been a long time since I've posted - lost my login and took me a while to figure it all out - good to be back. So, here is what I'm thinking....... As in my signature, I have a 25'Lx 8.5'W Tri-toon and I can't afford the whole camper enclosure. I have read a few posts about using a small...
by TexasTooner
Sun Jul 16, 2006 7:24 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: 04 merc 115hp 4-stroke?
Replies: 2
Views: 844

The merc has a fuel/water separator right next to where the spark plugs are. There is a clearish white tube that has a red floaty in it that is supposed to rise up in the tube when water is in it. How many hours do you have on it. I would also put some fuel injector in it just in case Best of luck A...