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by Jay D
Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:00 am
Forum: Sittin' on the Dock
Topic: Wishing goatram a speedy recovery!
Replies: 11
Views: 720

Re: Wishing goatram a speedy recovery!

get well soon ,they do amazing things theses days :thumbsup:
by Jay D
Sat Jan 07, 2012 9:45 am
Forum: Sittin' on the Dock
Topic: Saved from suicide
Replies: 3
Views: 292

Re: Saved from suicide

:rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
by Jay D
Mon Jan 02, 2012 2:29 pm
Forum: Share your Projects and Creations
Topic: Start of an electronics upgrade to the Sculpin
Replies: 65
Views: 7016

Re: Start of an electronics upgrade to the Sculpin

thats the price you pay for living in the warm south :mrgreen:
by Jay D
Sun Jan 01, 2012 8:03 am
Forum: Sittin' on the Dock
Topic: 4 Yeas ago ...
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: 4 Yeas ago ...

thanks this is a great site :beer:
by Jay D
Thu Dec 29, 2011 4:20 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: long waite allmost over
Replies: 16
Views: 1796

Re: long waite allmost over

i went down and saw the boat,took a buch of pics but i guess i need a new camera.it turns on but does nothing else :hammer: .spent most of the day figuring out where i wanted everything mounted and going thru the boat and made a couple small changes.had them install a 3rd bilge pump to bring the pum...
by Jay D
Tue Dec 27, 2011 6:35 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: long waite allmost over
Replies: 16
Views: 1796

Re: long waite allmost over

my new boat arrived in calumet today and i get to go see her tommarow morning.getting up early and making the 4 1/2 hour drive.now the fun begins,get to spend the day figuring out where i want everything.i will get a buch of pics and hopefully get them posted thursday. :clap:
by Jay D
Sun Dec 18, 2011 7:42 am
Forum: Hauling Your Alloy Rig
Topic: My PRO-ANGLER, travel Truck
Replies: 8
Views: 2271

Re: My PRO-ANGLER, travel Truck

i like it but the stacks out the box have to go.the wrap making it look welded togeather would be the shiznit :thumbsup:
by Jay D
Thu Dec 15, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: long waite allmost over
Replies: 16
Views: 1796

Re: long waite allmost over

Congrats. I'm sure there will be a few sleepless nights lol. Great early Christmas present though. Scott there have allready been a few.i sold my last boat at the end of august,after being for sale for all of a week.so mother nature thought it would be funny to extend the open water season.i should...
by Jay D
Thu Dec 15, 2011 9:21 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: long waite allmost over
Replies: 16
Views: 1796

long waite allmost over

my new hewescraft will be leaving the factory on it way here tommarow,sholud get to see her on the 22nd or the 23rd.its been a long waite without a boat to fish in and the mild weather so far this winter has not helped.i will post some pics of the rigging process as soon as i get them.
by Jay D
Wed Dec 14, 2011 5:53 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Link Fixed - Elect. walkthrough on wooldridge sspilot house
Replies: 12
Views: 914

Re: Link Fixed - Elect. walkthrough on wooldridge sspilot ho

was thinking about the structure scan more for finding smaller rock piles,logs ect.wouldnt be using it for salmon fishing,i have the bsm 2 for that.i should probably get out on a boat with it to see if it worth the $.most of our fishing is trolling too.we chase salmon more than eyes.thats a sweet bo...
by Jay D
Wed Dec 14, 2011 1:47 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Link Fixed - Elect. walkthrough on wooldridge sspilot house
Replies: 12
Views: 914

Re: Link Fixed - Elect. walkthrough on wooldridge sspilot ho

nice setup.have you played with the structurescan yet,i am thinking about adding it to my nse 12 for walleye fishing lk huron and sag bay.
by Jay D
Wed Dec 07, 2011 11:21 pm
Forum: Hauling Your Alloy Rig
Topic: F-150 w/Eco Boost
Replies: 7
Views: 1908

Re: F-150 w/Eco Boost

roughing it indeed,i am spending all my retirement before the government can steal it all. :rotfl:
by Jay D
Wed Dec 07, 2011 3:30 pm
Forum: Hauling Your Alloy Rig
Topic: F-150 w/Eco Boost
Replies: 7
Views: 1908

Re: F-150 w/Eco Boost

i cant help you with the f-150 but my new f-250 with the 6.2 gaser is a great truck.my last gm product had way to many electrical problems to buy another.
by Jay D
Wed Dec 07, 2011 8:53 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: red under water led's ?
Replies: 0
Views: 248

red under water led's ?

anybody here use under water lights on their boat? i am thinkg about installing a set of red underwater leds for netting salmon,trout and walleye at night.they would only be on when netting fish.i am thinking red because red light does not spook most animals,hope its the same for fish.i do know they...
by Jay D
Mon Dec 05, 2011 7:33 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Would Ya Look At This :)
Replies: 11
Views: 915

Re: Would Ya Look At This :)

venting also makes the hull less stable in turns and prone to wasing out if you dont pay attention to what you are doing.
by Jay D
Thu Dec 01, 2011 7:19 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: heater brands
Replies: 14
Views: 1829

Re: heater brands

that a nice setup.that should keep the hewescraft nice and tosty.thanks for posting the pics.only about 2 more weeks till i get to go see her and get my electronics ordered. :clap:
by Jay D
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:47 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: heater brands
Replies: 14
Views: 1829

Re: heater brands

thanks,i think i will look into the d4.i like the sound of being nice and warm while we slay the bows,hos and browns during the frigid months here in michigan.
by Jay D
Wed Nov 30, 2011 3:52 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: heater brands
Replies: 14
Views: 1829

Re: heater brands

they do look about the same.i had allready come across the webasto but i had not seen the espar.do you think the d2 would work on my hewes or should i look at the d4?
by Jay D
Wed Nov 30, 2011 2:01 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: heater brands
Replies: 14
Views: 1829

heater brands

i have a new hewescraft 220 op HT/ET on its way.hewescraft called my dealer and said they were not offering the wallas heaters anymore due to to many warranty issues.so now i am looking for another brand.what are you guys running,any others to stay away from.thanks for the input.
by Jay D
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:09 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Winterize ????
Replies: 20
Views: 1266

Re: Winterize ????

i leave them full,my reason.i went with a buddy and bought 2 ice augers,one for him and one for me.i drained mine the first 3 years,he didnnt.at the beggining of the 4th season his auger ran great,mine not so great,found it was sucking air thru the gasket on the carb.took it apart to rebuild it and ...
by Jay D
Wed Nov 09, 2011 6:38 am
Forum: Sittin' on the Dock
Topic: Jetty, I've found a woman fer you
Replies: 10
Views: 968

Re: Jetty, I've found a woman fer you

reminds me of how i met my wife.i was fishing a small trout stream and ran into her on the stream,talked for a min and went on our ways.then i ran into her again fishing the big manistee river in michigan,at that point i asked her if she would like to go out on the big water(lk michigan) and we were...
by Jay D
Tue Nov 08, 2011 7:23 am
Forum: Sittin' on the Dock
Topic: Random fact
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: Random fact

It's not the flying that bothers me, it's the HORROR stories of trying to get through the airport & on the plane. NOT a BIG fan of being "felt-up" by someone I have never met ( Airport Security ) & then not even getting a "Thank You" or dinner after wards. One of these days I plan on taking a trip ...
by Jay D
Thu Oct 20, 2011 1:38 pm
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Winter projects
Replies: 16
Views: 1277

Re: Winter projects

my winter project will be finishing the rigging on my new hewescraft 220 op ht,et.having most of it done at the dealer but i will be adding 2 temp/speed probes,led spreader lights,red leds in the hard top and maybe a custom removable rear bulkhead with a sliding door for those cold nasty days in the...
by Jay D
Sat Oct 01, 2011 8:17 am
Forum: Fishing your Alloy Boat
Topic: Fillet knives!! Come on folks where are the reports?
Replies: 6
Views: 637

Re: Fillet knives!! Come on folks where are the reports?

wish i was still fishing,its coming into my favorite time of the year here.but i sold my boat last weekend,waiting for the guy to arrive to take her home right now.my new boat will not arrive till mid dec.and will be rigged by the middle of january.we will be taking a charter for fall steelhead on t...
by Jay D
Fri Sep 30, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Life rafts?
Replies: 22
Views: 1264

Re: Life rafts?

i end up off course most of the time ,lifes all about the fun in my book.i just have to do the rest of the stuff in order to have more fun.didnt this thread start off on inflatable life rafts :rotfl: