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by Divin'Ivan
Thu Mar 21, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: A 170 Montauk for South Florida Boating
Replies: 6
Views: 8736

Re: Considering a 170 Montauk in South Florida.

A 170 Montauk will do very well for cruising and fishing the bay and Intracoastal waterway, as well as trips to the sandbars ,but your days out of the inlet will be limited. Honestly, if it's within your budget and you have a vehicle capable of towing more, I would suggest going with a 190 Outrage o...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Feb 25, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More
Replies: 22
Views: 7018

Re: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More

Nice boat—actually extremely nice boat. After you get through the VERADO engine break-in period, I bet it will be fun to hit 55-MPH. Also, to learn if one engine can get the boat on plane and get above 20-MPH will be interesting to know. I was told that these Verados don't require a break-in period...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Feb 25, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More
Replies: 22
Views: 7018

Re: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More

That's a beautiful Dauntless. I didn't know they were available with a "diving door". Is that what is meant by "swim patio"? That will be a very useful feature when landing a large fish. Its not really a door per se, its more like a platform that opens down and lays just above t...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More
Replies: 22
Views: 7018

Re: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More

Quick update, last week I took delivery of my new 270 Dauntless. I found a leftover 2018 model that was rigged with twin 225 Verados, swim patio, windlass and bow and aft Sureshades that I wasn't crazy about but my wife loves them. I will be shopping around for a trolling motor, looking at the Motor...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Oct 01, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: FS: 2016 270 Dauntless
Replies: 2
Views: 1300

Re: FS: 2016 270 Dauntless

I'm currently shopping for a 270 Dauntless. Where is the boat located? Does it have the swim patio? Do you have a location where I can view pictures? Any problems insuring the boat with 600hp? I believe it is rated for 450.
by Divin'Ivan
Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: c.2004 190 NANTUCKET: Jackplate to Correct Bow Riding Too High
Replies: 33
Views: 16883

Re: c.2004 190 NANTUCKET

[I] have not installed [a jackplate on my 190 OUTRAGE]. I have considered installing [ an hydraulically operating engine setback and jack plate device called a Porta Bracket ] on my 190 Outrage--but not [to change the height the bow rides] as you [ask about]. [If I did install a Porta Bracket the pu...
by Divin'Ivan
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Console remodel on 2004 Nantucket
Replies: 13
Views: 4569

Re: Console remodel on 2004 Nantucket

Looks really nice—good job with the design. My only observation is the placement of the trim tab switches: you may find it a little awkward to use them at speed with a little chop. I have mine closer to the binacle on the flat surface so they are right there if I need to make adjustments while under...
by Divin'Ivan
Sun Jul 29, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2017 to 2019 Boston Whaler Boats with Self-bailing Cockpits
Replies: 10
Views: 3710

Re: 2017 to 2019 Boston Whaler Boats with Self-bailing Cockpits

I can tell you for a fact that the 190 Outrage will have a self-bailing cockpit that meets all of your requirements.
by Divin'Ivan
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boating Newbie
Replies: 15
Views: 4249

Re: Boating Newbie

My 190 Outrage is rated for 8 passengers, can handle seas very well and has a 12-inch draft. I have taken eight passengers on my boat when going on a cruise up the Intercostal for dinner or hang at the sandbar, and on rare occasions to go snorkeling near shore on a calm day. For fishing I cap it at ...
by Divin'Ivan
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: WTB: 190 Nantucket or Outrage
Replies: 2
Views: 1279

Re: WTB: 190 Nantucket or Outrage

I'm looking to sell mine in the next couple of months. I can't get soldboat.com to open but NADA list price is $46k, low retail is $35k average retail is $39k, this is using the current equipment but does not account for some options I installed. I also just replaced all 4 hubs/disk brakes and calip...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2004 190 Nantucket Re-power with Evinrude E-TEC G2
Replies: 73
Views: 26853

Re: 2004 190 Nantucket Re-power

InVision wrote:Which Prop?

Thee-blade Mercury Enertia. Not not sure what size. it's the standard one Whaler puts in on the 150 4-Stroke. It has 18P stamped next to serial number.
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2004 190 Nantucket Re-power with Evinrude E-TEC G2
Replies: 73
Views: 26853

Re: 2004 190 Nantucket Re-power

InVision wrote:What is the WOT in MPH of a 150 HP on a Outrage 190?

I've hit 50 mph in glassy conditions
by Divin'Ivan
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2004 190 Nantucket Re-power with Evinrude E-TEC G2
Replies: 73
Views: 26853

Re: 2004 190 Nantucket Re-power

Very nice man, that engine color looks like it belonged on that Whaler all along. When you get a chance, can you take some pictures of the fresh water tank setup? How big of a tank were you able to fit?
by Divin'Ivan
Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More
Replies: 22
Views: 7018

Re: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More

Thanks Jim, I also found a great article that compares both on the 270 Dauntless, although the article primarily talks about the 300 Verado, it does mention the 350 as an update in some places. Below is the link to the article for anyone that may find it useful. https://www.boatingmag.com/single-vs-...
by Divin'Ivan
Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More
Replies: 22
Views: 7018

Re: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More

Regarding the twin vs single, currently most of my boating is within 20 miles from shore, within radio or cell phone range from other boats and towing services. Actually, here in southeast Florida it's hard to be more than 50-miles from any land due to our proximity to the Bahamas to our east. Havin...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More
Replies: 22
Views: 7018

270 Dauntless: Trolling Motor; Single v. Twin Engines; More

I'm looking at the 270 Dauntless as our next boat. My wife and I really like the layout, and that forward storage compartment under the lounge seat is amazing. Also, the swim door/patio is pretty cool, especially for our family that dives. I have some questions about this boat that I hope I can get ...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: My 2018 190 Outrage
Replies: 10
Views: 3232

Re: My 2018 190 Outrage

I have the 150 same as you, I find it to be more than enough. As far as storage in the live well, make sure whatever you put in there is not damaged by being submerged, if you do use it as such, make sure to close the seacock inside the leaning post, the access plate is on the port side. I made the ...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: My 2018 190 Outrage
Replies: 10
Views: 3232

Re: My 2018 190 Outrage

Diviv’Ivan—Thank you. What waters are you boating in? Any advice from a fellow 190 Outrage owner would be greatly appreciated. What kind of chop are you comfy in? Longest trip? Thanks again I go out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, but have trailered my 190 Outrage all over Florida from the G...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Nantucket or Outrage 190: Adding Water Tank
Replies: 1
Views: 1167

Re: Fresh water tank on Nantucket or Outrage 190

I went with a flexible fresh water tank that I placed in the bilge, and installed hoses to use the same pump as the raw water wash down I installed earlier with a selectable Y-valve. It works really well and I can have as much as 14-gallons of fresh water. Look at my post below for pictures of what ...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: My 2018 190 Outrage
Replies: 10
Views: 3232

Re: My 2018 190 Outrage

Congratulations. The 190 Outrage is a great boat. I've had mine for five years this month and love it.
by Divin'Ivan
Wed May 09, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Trim Tabs for 190 Nantucket-Outrage
Replies: 24
Views: 7397

Re: Trim Tabs for 190 Nantucket-Outrage

'IVAN--thanks for the nice photos and advice from your installation. I noted the extreme outboard mounting location. The farther out from the keel the tabs are located, the better their effect on changing lateral trim. However, I wonder if having the tabs more inboard would make them more effective...
by Divin'Ivan
Wed May 09, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Trim Tabs for 190 Nantucket-Outrage
Replies: 24
Views: 7397

Re: Trim Tabs for 190 Nantucket-Outrage

I read all these posts, and ordered the wrong [trim tab size]. I have 190 Nantucket, recently bought, that runs great. I ordered 9x12 Lenco as suggested on this forum. A Lenco 9x12 is actually 9 long and 12 wide. What people need to order is 12x9. I read the description while ordering but it did no...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Apr 02, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: WTB Boston Whaler Nantucket / Outrage 190
Replies: 7
Views: 2929

Re: WTB Boston Whaler Nantucket / Outrage 190

Backbayss wrote:The Nantucket model ranges in price depending on power. I've seen them as low as 13k and as high as 19k with new power.


19k with new power and you didn't jump on it?
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Mar 30, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Longest running hull design
Replies: 3
Views: 2096

Longest running hull design

I was wondering what was the longest running hull design, without major design modifications, for Boston Whalers boats. My 190 Outrage hull has been the same since its introduction as the 190 Nantucket I believe in 2002 or 2003, and there is no sign of it going away any time soon. I'm thinking that ...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Mar 16, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: A Boat for Two adults, Two kids in Miami, $10,000 budget
Replies: 6
Views: 3107

Re: A Boat for Two adults, Two kids in Miami, $10,000 budget

I live in the [Miami] area, and I can tell you that you will want at least a Montauk 17. That should keep you under the $10,000 budget. A Dauntless 18 will also be a great fit, but I haven't seen many in your price range; expand your search to $15,000 where you have some room for negotiation. There ...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:15 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Runaway Boat in Half Moon Bay
Replies: 9
Views: 4378

Runaway Boat in Half Moon Bay

[One person dead, one person missing, from a runaway boat in Half Moon Bay--story at a CBS website, linked below] http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2017/11/19/boat-found-circling-off-half-moon-bay/ So sad, my condolences to the families of the victims. -- I just bought an automatic wireless kill swit...
by Divin'Ivan
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Re-power for our Nantucket 190
Replies: 8
Views: 2797

Re: Re-power for our Nantucket 190

All I can say is the Mercury 150 FourStroke that is on my 190 Outrage is a great motor. It's quiet, no smell, and great performance. I can still hit 50 mph by myself on a flat day and maintenance is super easy to do on my driveway.
by Divin'Ivan
Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 190 Nantucket Speedometer Pickup
Replies: 8
Views: 2944

Re: 190 Nantucket Speedometer Pickup

ok, not the best picture because it is covered by the tie-down, but there is a little wheel on the speedo pickup of the smart craft gauges as you can see. If you need a better picture let me know.

Image
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Trim Tabs for 190 Nantucket-Outrage
Replies: 24
Views: 7397

Re: Trim Tabs for 190 Nantucket-Outrage

I installed my Lenco Trim Tabs a few months ago and I'm very glad I finally did. I went with the 12x9 instead of the 9x9. https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4244/34881055111_605f81614f_c.jpg Notice I did not have to go over the transom on my port side, I simply went in a bit closer to the motor. As you ...
by Divin'Ivan
Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: "Unsinkable" + Book Signings
Replies: 9
Views: 3764

Re: "Unsinkable" + Book Signings

Hi everyone, Thank you for the positive comments regarding Unsinkable: The History of Boston Whaler . I hope it serves as a fitting tribute to the brand and its proud heritage. A number of people have commented about wanting to get their book signed. Of course, I'm more than happy to do so. Geograp...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Leaning post for 190 Nantucket-Outrage
Replies: 6
Views: 3202

Re: Leaning post for 190 Nantucket-Outrage

Where did you order [the backrest] from? how much was [the backrest]? I am interested in getting [a backrest] as well, I thought [the backrest] had to be custom-made.
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Difference between 2004 and 2017 model year 190 Outrage
Replies: 10
Views: 3406

Re: Difference between 2004 and 2017 model year 190 Outrage

The 190 Nantucket did not become the 190 Montauk. I have a 2013 190 Outrage. As far as I can tell, the 190 Outrage and 190 Nantucket are the same identical hull and cap. Minor differences when the 4-stroke was introduced was the lack of oil fill cap on the splash well. Also, in 2013 the swim platfor...
by Divin'Ivan
Wed Sep 06, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Stereo for Nantucket 190
Replies: 2
Views: 1564

Re: Stereo for Nantucket 190

That [location] would be [hard] to get to. I actually use that space for my flares and other things that I need access to quickly.
by Divin'Ivan
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: SMALL BOAT ELECTRICAL
Topic: Dual Battery Setup on 2004 Nantucket 190
Replies: 20
Views: 7468

Re: Dual Battery Setup on 2004 Nantucket 190

I installed the Blue Sea Systems Mini Add-A-Battery kit to my 2013 190 Outrage and I'm very happy with it. https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2938/32977285574_b1a08e2f8f_c.jpg https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2850/32977285824_9a0943302e_c.jpg https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2855/33435595760_cf317493a5_c.jpg
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 190 Nantucket Raw Water Washdown
Replies: 11
Views: 4005

Re: 190 Nantucket Raw Water Washdown

Kind of funny about the speakers. I had generally decided that cutting the hull or console would devalue our investment. I am probably going with a concealed stereo that can be controlled by bluetooth and my iPhone. The cooler stereo sounded like a good idea, but I really need the cooler for a cool...
by Divin'Ivan
Sat Aug 26, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 190 Nantucket Raw Water Washdown
Replies: 11
Views: 4005

Re: 190 Nantucket Raw Water Washdown

Yes, I added a wash down pump on mine, then added a 14 gal bladder and a y-valve to make it a combination raw/fresh water wash down. Works great.

viewtopic.php?t=883
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Aug 14, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2005 Nantucket: What about the deal?
Replies: 38
Views: 11510

Re: Seeking advice on a 2005 Nantucket

InVision wrote:Has anyone ever put a trolling motor on this model. Bow Rail is a show stopper?

M


I have seen one picture online where the owner cut the bow rail to allow for the trolling motor to deploy. Not something I would do, but its an idea.
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Aug 14, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2005 Nantucket: What about the deal?
Replies: 38
Views: 11510

Re: Seeking advice on a 2005 Nantucket

InVision wrote:Thank you for the reply. The fuel filter says April 2015, I am not that familiar with 2 stroke motors. How do you change the oil on a 2 stroke?

M


Good point, I didn't even think that this was a 2 stroke motor.
by Divin'Ivan
Sun Aug 13, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2005 Nantucket: What about the deal?
Replies: 38
Views: 11510

Re: Seeking advice on a 2005 Nantucket

[The NANTUCKET model in general] is a great hull, is very seaworthy, and a price of $20,000 is not bad if the engine checks out--but 178-hours running time seems very low for a 12-year-old boat. Where has the boat been used? Freshwater? Or saltwater? If you are serious about buying it, get the engin...
by Divin'Ivan
Fri May 12, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Outrage 18 restoration on TV show
Replies: 6
Views: 2874

Outrage 18 restoration on TV show

I thought I'd share this Classic Boston Whaler Outrage 18 restoration that was on a TV Show that some may not get in their areas. The name of the show is Florida Sportsman Project Dreamboat, and to say they restored the Outrage 18 is an understatement. The shop actually made numerous modifications, ...
by Divin'Ivan
Tue May 09, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Installed Wash Down Pump on 190 Outrage
Replies: 19
Views: 8328

Re: Installed Wash Down Pump on 190 Outrage

UPDATE: I'm finally able to go out on my boat again and I was able to make some progress on my wash down pump setup to make it into a dual purpose fresh/salt water wash down. Pressure is about the same coming from the bladder connected directly to the pump as it was from the thru-hull, so I can elim...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Apr 17, 2017 10:17 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: WTB Console and Dual Seat Covers for 190 Outrage
Replies: 8
Views: 3976

Re: WTB Console and Dual Seat Covers for 190 Outrage

Buoy wrote:I just ordered this one for my 13' Dauntless console, there are no dimensions so let's hope it fits...--I laugh aloud--

http://www.target.com/p/stack-of-chairs ... A-50451922


Dimensions: 48 inches H x 27 inches W x 30 inches D
by Divin'Ivan
Wed Apr 12, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: 2005 Nantucket 19 rear seat bottom cushions
Replies: 6
Views: 3054

Re: 2005 Nantucket 19 rear seat bottom cushions

I saw an older post where someone said these folks do the OEM work for Boston Whaler.

Anderson MFG and Upholstery
2770 US HWY Mims ,Fl 32754
321-267-7028

Worth a try
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Apr 07, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk Cover
Replies: 12
Views: 4428

Re: Cover for Montauk 170

I have the Carver Sunbrella cover on my boat, it has withstood the South Florida elements 24/7/365 for 2 years and still looks brand new. I can't say enough good things about the cover and the company that stands behind their products. Carver is a top notch company with great products.
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Apr 03, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2008 190 Outrage Adding Second Battery
Replies: 11
Views: 3240

Re: 2008 190 Outrage Adding Second Battery

I don't have the Verado, I have the 150 EFI which has a 60 amp alternator. Did you test measure the 120 amp module to see if it fit? It's not much bigger than the mini and I think you will have enough room, look at the picture below, it looks to me like there is enough room to fit the slightly large...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Apr 03, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2008 190 Outrage Adding Second Battery
Replies: 11
Views: 3240

Re: Second battery install in 2008 190 outrage

... I do not want to [employ an ACR] I'm curious, why don't you want to use an ACR? I installed the Blue Sea Systems Mini Add-A-Battery kit to my 2013 190 Outrage and I'm very happy with it. https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2938/32977285574_b1a08e2f8f_z.jpg I used the kit shown at: https://www.bluesea...
by Divin'Ivan
Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: Price help 1987 Montauk 17
Replies: 4
Views: 2513

Re: Price help 1987 Montauk 17

That boat did not last, I called the next morning and no answer, the post was deleted by its author. Oh well, probably a blessing, I don't know if my marriage was ready for me to take on a project --I laugh aloud--.
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:44 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: Price help 1987 Montauk 17
Replies: 4
Views: 2513

Price help 1987 Montauk 17

I have been offered a 1987 Montauk 17 with a seized Yamaha 70 engine. Boat itself looks to be in good shape, some spider cracks and does have bottom paint. No trailer. Console and seat look to be original.

Is $3000 a good price assuming hull only?

Thanks in advance.
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Mar 24, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: TRIPS and RENDEZVOUS
Topic: 2017 Boston Whaler Bimini Rendezvous 6/13 - 6/17
Replies: 0
Views: 6495

2017 Boston Whaler Bimini Rendezvous 6/13 - 6/17

Is anyone from this site going this year or have been to one before? What is the cost? Is it all inclusive?

I would love to go to one so I would like to get some first hand experiences as to what to expect.

https://www.bostonwhaler.com/marketing/ ... vous-2017/

Thanks in advance
by Divin'Ivan
Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2004 190 OUTRAGE
Replies: 9
Views: 4172

Re: 2004 190 OUTRAGE

WOW, what a gift. The 190 Outrage is a great boat, I've had mine for about 4 years and still love it. Let me know if you have any questions about the boat.