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by Johnny
24 Nov 2017, 18:17
Forum: Boat House
Topic: G3 Sportsman 18
Replies: 7
Views: 664

G3 Sportsman 18

what year are you looking for ?
where did you search ?
I did the basic google and turned up dozens as well as YouTube videos
by Johnny
22 Nov 2017, 21:58
Forum: Motors
Topic: 1976 Evinrude 15hp dies
Replies: 12
Views: 1876

1976 Evinrude 15hp dies

Stump - I had a '79 Johnson 25 that gave me fits with fuel issues. I disassembled, inspected and reassembled everything fuel related several times . . . I don't know why, but I held the fuel pump diaphragm up to the sun and I could see a very tiny pin hole in it . impossible to see just by looking a...
by Johnny
22 Nov 2017, 19:46
Forum: Motors
Topic: 1976 Evinrude 15hp dies
Replies: 12
Views: 1876

1976 Evinrude 15hp dies

. Edit: what color is your fuel hose ?? how old is it ? if it starts and runs - then dies I would suspect a fuel delivery issue (in my very personal opinion). have you used the fuel tank, hose with primer bulb on any other motor successfully ? if the answer is "yes" that would eliminate the tank and...
by Johnny
20 Nov 2017, 13:47
Forum: Recipes & Cooking
Topic: Just ordered a smoker -UPDATE
Replies: 42
Views: 12191

Just ordered a smoker -UPDATE

Andy - I have some friends that do "cold smoking" and what they did was build wood boxes the size of an outhouse out of oak lumber with room to hang big pieces of meat and wire racks for smaller items. pretty nifty setup. used oak lumber can usually be found just about anywhere these days. (or cedar...
by Johnny
20 Nov 2017, 13:27
Forum: Recipes & Cooking
Topic: Just ordered a smoker -UPDATE
Replies: 42
Views: 12191

Just ordered a smoker -UPDATE

. THANKS MAN !!! my antique Bradley smoker died last year and have been looking for another one. I just ordered the Masterbuilt 30" Electric Smokehouse smoker from Wal-Mart and it will be delivered (free) Wednesday...... (over 700 positive reviews). I have smoked many a turkey but this year the turk...
by Johnny
20 Nov 2017, 12:11
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 4
Views: 1168

Happy Thanksgiving

comparing all my past loved animals, this would be their consensus: they love turkey, bones, skin, drippings and gravy they love dressing with giblet gravy they do not like onions, mushrooms, sage, cranberries, raisins, grapes or prunes one ate the mop head off of my BBQ baster..... so I know that s...
by Johnny
20 Nov 2017, 10:53
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 4
Views: 1168

Happy Thanksgiving

and same back to you and yours !!
and to all the other members - a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving !!

I would be interested in someone starting a new thread after Thanksgiving
on the different ways to do leftovers
by Johnny
18 Nov 2017, 18:16
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: ANYONE HERE DONE A 19FT TIN JONBOAT AS A FISHIN RIG??
Replies: 15
Views: 2754

ANYONE HERE DONE A 19FT TIN JONBOAT AS A FISHIN RIG??

Tex - I applaud your drive for conservation in the Texas Master Naturalist program !!! =D> I wish more of the younger generation would get involved in our ecosystems and seek out such programs they can be active in and help try to save our planet. When I was stationed in Bermuda with the US Navy, I ...
by Johnny
18 Nov 2017, 14:13
Forum: Hunting & Weapons
Topic: albino moose
Replies: 19
Views: 7174

albino moose

we don't have moose down here in the South. but - we do have ALBINO ALLIGATORS !!! Albino Gator.jpg hatchlings.jpg the albino gators do not last long in the wild as they are quickly snatched up by predators. When found in the wild, they are captured and placed in zoos or other public attractions. ne...
by Johnny
18 Nov 2017, 12:47
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: ANYONE HERE DONE A 19FT TIN JONBOAT AS A FISHIN RIG??
Replies: 15
Views: 2754

ANYONE HERE DONE A 19FT TIN JONBOAT AS A FISHIN RIG??

Tex - when you gonna learn how to post pictures ?? you know that if the gallery has something to look at, you will receive more accurate responses. my MV bass boat is a 1648 and I wish it was 3 feet longer and more wider. you have an awesome platform to start with - if it is already gutted. as ment...
by Johnny
18 Nov 2017, 11:05
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Camping
Replies: 62
Views: 10859

Camping

. it's not a truck - it's not a tent Dodge Van.jpg I have had this 15 passenger van for 17 years and can not tell you how many nights I have slept in it. the available floor space is 12 feet from the front seats to the back door and 60" wide. a styrofoam insulating pad and sleeping bag is all I need...
by Johnny
18 Nov 2017, 10:03
Forum: Motors
Topic: Outboard Cowl paint
Replies: 17
Views: 3116

Outboard Cowl paint

PHOTOS of what you have and more information of your concerns will help the gallery help you. this is an excellent tutorial by members here that have painted their motors: https://www.forum.tinboats.net/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=42196&hilit=painting+my+motor 1.jpg But I can guarantee you this: with a new...
by Johnny
17 Nov 2017, 14:11
Forum: Boat House
Topic: Unpainted Aluminum
Replies: 1
Views: 581

Unpainted Aluminum

aluminum will oxidize over time (years). cruise through YouTube of how others treat pontoon boats and aluminum boats with a regiment of preventative maintenance. it really comes down to just how shiny do you want to keep it. (your boat = your call) depends on your location, if you are near a paper ...
by Johnny
16 Nov 2017, 17:56
Forum: Trailers
Topic: Trailer wheel wells?
Replies: 11
Views: 1438

Trailer wheel wells?

I can't speak for the other boaters here, but, I think the general consensus will be along the lines of fenders saves the paint on your boat and, as you stated, keeps debris out of your boat..... and the secondary bonus would be to keep rocks from being thrown into the cars following you. just a per...