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by jhef
09 Mar 2015, 20:53
Forum: Motors
Topic: Running a BIG Electric?
Replies: 18
Views: 1795

Running a BIG Electric?

id love to see pics of these set ups. i went ahead and sold my 101 this season im running a 80 of front and a 82 on transom , running 5 batteries. on a 1548 weldbilt. havent had a chance to get it wet yet..thinking hard on a gheenoe lt25 ,but the stability of my 1548 with a 25 gallon livewell, rod b...
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 19:32
Forum: Recipes & Cooking
Topic: Homemade Buckboard Bacon Pics added 10-21
Replies: 18
Views: 12230

Homemade Buckboard Bacon Pics added 10-21

that bacon is a great idea, just bought a half a hog never thought about curing my own bacon
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 19:29
Forum: Recipes & Cooking
Topic: Striper Taco's!
Replies: 2
Views: 1281

Striper Taco's!

yum. that sounds good
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 18:56
Forum: Electrical
Topic: big foot switches
Replies: 3
Views: 560

big foot switches

There's more than one way to skin the cat. Richg99 is absolutely correct on how to see if one switch will carry the load by itself. And if so, that would be the ideal way to connect it. Power straight to the TM's (fused of course), with the bigfoot making/breaking the ground circuit (using a large ...
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 18:53
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: Halibut
Replies: 2
Views: 1395

Halibut

rscottp wrote:Nice catch, that's a lot of meat!
x2 love halibut just not willing to go that far north to catch one though..
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 18:51
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: tin boats in salt
Replies: 21
Views: 8334

tin boats in salt

how the smaller tins 14 to 16 feet do in the bays, grass flats etc. i got a 1548 weldbilt but not sure if i want to drag it down to steinhatchee or not..
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 18:45
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Material Links for your conversion
Replies: 74
Views: 106619

Material Links for your conversion

decking. best thing i found is called alumalite. theres a local sign company that uses it for signs. its aluminum with plastic in the middle. about a quarter inch thick and super strong. with good bracing it doesnt give a bit and its light. when the sign company replaces the signs they sell the old ...
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 18:40
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: 1860 tracker grizzly
Replies: 44
Views: 8087

1860 tracker grizzly

thats huge. turned out nice
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 18:38
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Finally got it done! More Pics.
Replies: 4
Views: 1292

Finally got it done! More Pics.

looks great. nice and clean build
by jhef
11 Feb 2015, 14:34
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Riveted or Welded? Less expensive boats
Replies: 11
Views: 688

Riveted or Welded? Less expensive boats

ive got a 1548 weldbilt that i bought last year for a all electric rig. very stable boat ive got it decked from the front to the back and it doesnt lean a bit. weldbilt boats are reasonable priced .alwelded hulls etc. not sure if im gonna keep it, each year i build a different rig , i enjoy playing ...
by jhef
02 Feb 2015, 20:19
Forum: Motors
Topic: Running a BIG Electric?
Replies: 18
Views: 1795

Re: Running a BIG Electric?

36v_wiring_diagram_5.jpg 4 last season. I Haven't figured out how to hook it up 60v yet. That's what the 8th battery is for. wouldnt it just be one more battery hooked in series like a 24 or 36 volt system. seems like it would just be 5 batteries in series ,but biggest ive ever had is a 36 volt ..
by jhef
01 Feb 2015, 22:59
Forum: Electrical
Topic: big foot switches
Replies: 3
Views: 560

big foot switches

for the bguys running two trollers on transom do you need a switch for each troller or is there a way to make one work for both
by jhef
01 Feb 2015, 18:20
Forum: Motors
Topic: Running a BIG Electric?
Replies: 18
Views: 1795

Running a BIG Electric?

8 batteries dammit boy...a 4.0 torqeedo on a gheenoe lt25 would be awesome.just so much weight involved..you running 4 or 5 batteries for your 4.0
by jhef
27 Jan 2015, 00:34
Forum: Boat House
Topic: pool noodles
Replies: 11
Views: 1280

pool noodles

well piss on it , ill just let the s.o.b sink then....i carry a extra bilge pump anyways..
by jhef
26 Jan 2015, 19:15
Forum: Motors
Topic: Running a BIG Electric?
Replies: 18
Views: 1795

Running a BIG Electric?

i know its a older post. i been looking at the 4.0 online it says its comparable to a 9.9 hp outboard.i used to have a 9.9 and it would run alot faster then 7 .5 or 8 mph. so what is the 4.0 really comparable to hp wise.?id hate to spend 5 k for 3 mph. a 9.9 outboard would get my 14 foot jon up on p...