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About smooth move

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    weekend warrior
  • Birthday 07/10/1949

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    been retired for 10 yrs. have a 02 pathfinder 2200 that i bought new in 02. currently doing some much needed mods. we live on the water of west galveston bay and the boat gets quite a bit of use. we have 6 grandkids, so we try to keep them entertained.<
  • Occupation
    retired boilermaker/diver
  • Interests
    fishing and making stuff
  • Location
    bayou vista, tx.
  • Full Name
    roger domingue

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    Pathfinder 2200v prop size

    i don't know what you need, but i agree on lowering the pitch. i had the same engine on a 02 2200v and ran a 14 1/2 x 20 with a cup. changed engines, to a in line 200 4 stroke yammie and after playing with a half dozen props, wound up with the same prop with the cup taken out. propping a boat can drive you crazy.
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    Livewell Pump Prime

    i have valves in each live well. they work off the same 1100 pump. when they don't want to prime, i shut off the control valves in each well for about 10-15 seconds, then open one of them. this usually gets them primed. sometimes i just shut the pump off for a minute or 2, then restart and it will prime
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    AmeriTrail axle replacement

    i repair trailers and i charge twice as much if the boat is on the trailer. personally, i wouldn't want anyone using those kinds of tools that close to my hull.
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    2004 Gas odor

    you won't be pulling that tank without cutting the deck. best find the leak and fix it.
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    2004 Gas odor

    the vent hose on my tank was barely on the nipple and i had a gas smell also. i too the clamp off, cut a inch off the hose and reinstalled it. no more smell. hope your fix is as easy.
  6. Jeez, wish i didn't read this. really need to do my old 2002v. now i'm on a guilt trip.
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    On the Tennessee River in December

    great photography! thanks.
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    Boat Lift Light

    sounds like the way to do it.
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    New Owner

    great boat. you'll love it. congrats.
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    Looking for ideas for new fish cleaning stand

    i made these and they're holding up well. 1st one had the aluminum legs welded and plumbed for water, but a freeze got it and split the pipe. won't do that again.
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    RECIPES FOR COOKING YOUR FISH!!

    me too. made a chicken noodle soup yesterday for the arrival of the cold front.
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    Repower Pathfinder 2200V-TE

    i put a in line 4 cyl 200 yammie on my 02 2200v. top end is same as the 200 hpdi i had and fuel economy is up. hole shot suffered a bit, but after playing with props, i can live with it. wot is 57 and top end is 50. almost 400 hrs now and still happy.
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    Fuel send unit access on redfisher 18

    chances are that the unit is fine, the ground wire is probably corroded or even broken at the crimp. don't have a clue where it is at on your boat. on mine, 2200v, it's under the console and there's a access hatch in the floor of the console. good luck.
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    Leaning Post Mod.

    i redid mine with chairs from a offshore boat. this is the best pic i have. they rotate 360 and fold forward with a small storage area under them.
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    Battery post distribution block

    i didn't use the TT because i wanted a perko switch in the line. i have my jack plate, bilge pump and power pole on that battery. my neighbors boat caught fire in the boathouse because something in the power pole system shorted out. i like the switch to kill all power to everything while it's sitting there.
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