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by Phil T
Wed Apr 21, 2021 12:50 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: FS: 2018 190 Montauk $65,000 in Pennsylvania
Replies: 0
Views: 70

FS: 2018 190 Montauk $65,000 in Pennsylvania

For-sale by my friend Tony: a turnkey 2018 190 Montauk 190 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania for $65,000. Contact Tony @ no1drummr@aol.com Mercury 150hp Fourstroke - 25 hrs Bimini Tow Arch Mills full cover Bow Dodger Fresh water usage Fresh bottom paint Double axle trailer composite.jpg Photos - https://...
by Phil T
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain
Replies: 28
Views: 253

Re: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain

Due to the slope of the transom and the sump wall, you will not get a good fit on the inside or outside.

This is why Boston Whaler used brass flared tubes. They can get a tight fit on the angles.
by Phil T
Tue Apr 20, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: New 2021 220 Dauntless Information Sought
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: New 2021 220 Dauntless Information Sought

The entire production run for this year has been pre-sold. You will need to find a dealer who has a production order for a 220 Dauntless available for sale.
by Phil T
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight
Replies: 15
Views: 303

Re: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight

While you are correct for the recreational version, the commercial division installed whatever brand the customer wanted I recall.
by Phil T
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1970 NAUSET 16: Sealing Fastener Holes in Transom
Replies: 6
Views: 107

Re: Seal screw holes in transom

I would suggest the material you inserted into the holes did not cure due to the presence of moisture. Okay, gently put down the tube of 5200 on the ground and slowly step away. 3M5200 and its brother, 3M4200 are adhesives with a sealant element . Unless you are constructing something where you need...
by Phil T
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain
Replies: 28
Views: 253

Re: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain

You want a sealant. 3M xx00 is an adhesive.

Look for Boat Life, Life caulk. It is a polysulfide based sealant.
by Phil T
Sun Apr 18, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain
Replies: 28
Views: 253

Re: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain

Irregardless of what drain tube material, you can do one task that will prevent additional water intrusion. After pulling the drain tube, dry the hole with a hair dryer so it is surface dry. Coat the entire length of the hole with epoxy. I would but 4 or 5 syringes of two part Locketite marine epoxy...
by Phil T
Sun Apr 18, 2021 10:45 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2001 Dauntless 16 Replacement Windshield; Sump Pump; Bottom Paint
Replies: 6
Views: 66

Re: 2001 Dauntless 16 Replacement Windshield; Sump Pump; Bottom Paint

Windshield : While UPD does offer a replacement windshield for your year and model, note they are 6-9 months out on delivery. Inside dimensions: 26 3/4 L x 11 W x 18 H https://www.updplastics.com/windshield-manufacturers/boston-whaler-dauntless-boat-windshields/ I would suggest you remove your wind...
by Phil T
Sun Apr 18, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain
Replies: 28
Views: 253

Re: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain

Given you used 3M5200 adhesive, you will probably end up destroying the drain tube when you try to remove it. While earlier year models had brass drain tubes, I don't remember the year they changed over. Brass tube install takes a bit more work and technique. Q9: Can you see visually if the fitting ...
by Phil T
Sat Apr 17, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain
Replies: 28
Views: 253

Re: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain

Matt - Sue Lodel, Parts Manager: http://www.beacontcm.com

You can't go wrong with Sue.
by Phil T
Sat Apr 17, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 MONTAUK 17: Leak at cockpit sump drain
Replies: 28
Views: 253

Re: Drain tube leak, OK to use temporarily?

Sorry, don't use the boat. Remove the drain and all the sealant. Inspect the hole for rot. Use paper towels to wick as much moisture as possible. Use a hairdryer on low for a day to dry it out. Coat the walls of the hole with marine sealant (Boat Life) not adhesive. Install new drain with sealant. U...
by Phil T
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: SUZUKI DF60 Owners Sought For Comments
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: SUZUKI DF60 Owners Sought For Comments

The Yamaha F70 weighs 253-lbs dry. It is one of the lightest in its class and is the go-to favorite for owners re-powering their 15 Sport and 16-17 models.
by Phil T
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: Montauk 17 with 115-HP 25-inch-shaft
Replies: 4
Views: 116

Re: Montauk 17 with 115-HP 25-inch-shaft

Ed -

Note the size suggested above ONLY applies to the brand/model listed. Not any 19" pitch prop will necessarily work as desired.
by Phil T
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: Super Sport 15 Re-power 60-HP
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: Super Sport 15 Re-power 60-HP

Ed - The recommendation for aluminum propellors is no longer valid with the introduction of modern hub designs and advanced materials. While less expensive, an aluminum prop is more prone to damage resulting in "repair", tuning or replacement. A Mercury Vengence stainless steel prop will o...
by Phil T
Wed Apr 14, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: Super Sport 15 Re-power 60-HP
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: Super Sport 15 Re-power 60-HP

Owners with the classic 15 Super Sport with a Mercury 60 FourStroke with the 1.83 lower unit, the recommended prop includes:

13 3/8 x 12 Vengeance

The engine should be mounted 1 hole up meaning the top engine bolts are in the second hole down from the top.
by Phil T
Wed Apr 14, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: Montauk 17 with 115-HP 25-inch-shaft
Replies: 4
Views: 116

Re: Montauk 17 with 115-HP 25-inch-shaft

Ed--welcome back. Here is a simple answer for the propeller: For the Montauk 17 with the classic Yamaha 115 2-stroke the ideal prop is the 13x19 Yamaha Painted Stainless Steel. For mounting, you want to make sure the anti-ventilation plate-- just above the propeller--is 1-1/2 to 2-inches above the b...
by Phil T
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight
Replies: 15
Views: 303

Re: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight

I take it you are outside the US, possibly in the Netherlands based on the registration? Given how rare a Outrage 25 is, consider asking the dealer to remove one engine, remount and remove the bottom paint on the transom. You could do it yourself but research what selling the extra motor would get y...
by Phil T
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Recommend Yamaha Dealer in North Carolina; Gel Coat Repair Vendor
Replies: 3
Views: 130

Re: Recommend Yamaha Dealer in North Carolina; Gel Coat Repair Vendor

It would help to know the name of the dealer for others to be aware of. That is shameful. Most likely he is deflecting from the news there is a several month wait for a motor as demand has outstripped production of many models across the brands. https://yamahaoutboards.com/en-us/find-a-dealer
by Phil T
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight
Replies: 15
Views: 303

Re: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight

While there are a few companies that will insure a boat with horsepower above the capacity plate, this candidate is excessive.

Is the boat for sale by an owner or broker-dealer?

Have you seen it in person?

Are there photos?

Are we sure it is not an Boston Whaler Guardian 27?
by Phil T
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight
Replies: 15
Views: 303

Re: OUTRAGE 25 Transom Strength: HP-rating; Engine Weight

Irrespective of whether or not it has a re-enforced transom, there is no practical reason to have this much weight on the transom. The factory will not install engines that exceed the capacity plate. A Guardian 25 could come with a "reinforced" transom. I would be highly concerned of the l...
by Phil T
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: MARKETPLACE
Topic: WTB - Ski Pylon for 2017 Dauntless 170
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: WTB - Ski Pylon for 2017 Dauntless 170

Welcome to CW. I would contact the Whaler Parts Guru, Sue Lodel, Parts Manager at Twin Cities Marine. http://www.beacontcm.com to see if she can get you just the pole. If no joy, I would contact Raymond Martin at http://www.martinmarinedesign.com and ask him to fabricate the pole for you. He does Wh...
by Phil T
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk Instrument Panel Replacement
Replies: 11
Views: 173

Re: 170 Montauk instrument panel replacement

The part # have changed over the years.

From the thread -
"The Whaler part# for the blank panel with switches is 1848341".
by Phil T
Sun Apr 11, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk Instrument Panel Replacement
Replies: 11
Views: 173

Re: 170 Montauk instrument panel replacement

In looking around, I see Jay Heiii's 2007 Montauk 170 has the same exact panel.

See: http://continuouswave.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=3981&p=22558
by Phil T
Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk Instrument Panel Replacement
Replies: 11
Views: 173

Re: 170 Montauk instrument panel replacement

While not exactly what you are thinking, consider this. You can use the existing panel and cover it with 3M Vinyl. Replace the switch "covers" with labels. Several owners have "refreshed" their panel without spending the $$. New Wire Marine sells switches and covers at reasonable...
by Phil T
Sun Apr 11, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk Instrument Panel Replacement
Replies: 11
Views: 173

Re: 170 Montauk instrument panel replacement

I did a little research on Whaler's Resources page of their website. For 2005, Montauk 170 there are two instrument panels shown: Screen Shot 2021-04-11 at 1.35.23 PM.jpg There are parts # 09 and #63, described as: partListTableExerpt.png Note: There have been many Montauk owners who have ordered ne...
by Phil T
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cuddy cabin on Outrage 25
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: Cuddy cabin on Outrage 25

It is not integral and can be removed.
by Phil T
Sat Apr 10, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: A c.1985 SPORT 15: Island Shuttle; Work; Plans; Weather, Future
Replies: 4
Views: 612

Re: A c.1985 SPORT 15: Island Shuttle; Work; Plans; Weather, Future

Ice out was early this year. Good for you.
by Phil T
Sat Apr 10, 2021 7:38 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2001 Montauk 17 115-HP
Replies: 11
Views: 1172

Re: 2001 Montauk 17 115-HP

I would reach out to Ken or Dan.
by Phil T
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2001 Montauk 17 115-HP
Replies: 11
Views: 1172

Re: 2001 Montauk 17 115-HP

It is clear you are not on the right path.

Also, the engine should be mounted two- or three-holes up, top bolt in the third or fourth hole down from the top. This is why you are porpoising.

I recommend you go back and read my prior post.
by Phil T
Fri Apr 09, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk on Hoist
Replies: 13
Views: 471

Re: 170 Montauk on Hoist

Instead of a two step hoist I described above, consider going with a spreader bar type setup. From each hoist would be two straps/wire cable to a spreader bar the legnth necessary to span the beam of the boat. From the each spreader bar a strap (with small weights) would fall from the end, down and ...
by Phil T
Thu Apr 08, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk on Hoist
Replies: 13
Views: 471

Re: 170 Montauk on Hoist

Tony--my suggestion comes from watching the RNLI in the UK. They retrieve their Severn/Trent class rescue boats (14'm LOA, 28 tonne) by winching them up a long steep ramp via cable, then change to an industrial strap harness for the distance into a boat house. The strap is what keeps them secure.
by Phil T
Thu Apr 08, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Outrage 22 Cuddy Leak Repair
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Re: Outrage 22 Cuddy Leak Repair

This is page 2
by Phil T
Thu Apr 08, 2021 7:40 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Outrage 22 Cuddy Leak Repair
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Re: Outrage 22 Cuddy Leak Repair

I reached out to Don offline and he provided the factory instructions.

While it is a .pdf I saved it as a jpeg so it can be uploaded here.
by Phil T
Thu Apr 08, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 1974 Revenge 21 - 2020 Mercury ProXS 200
Replies: 16
Views: 572

Re: 1974 Revenge 21 - 2020 Mercury ProXS 200

When I ran the numbers I got 18" of pitch. This is based on WOT of 6200, Target speed of 56, slip of 5% and gear ratio of 1.83

I presume Scott is trimming the engine out.
by Phil T
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 170 Montauk on Hoist
Replies: 13
Views: 471

Re: 170 Montauk on Hoist

Here are the pages from the manual. Screen Shot 2021-04-07 at 9.31.50 PM.jpeg Personally I would lift the boat with wire cables then position wide lifting straps slightly forward of the transom and a second aft of the bow and support the hull that way. The straps would be set at a fixed height and t...
by Phil T
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Outrage 22 Cuddy Leak Repair
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Re: Outrage 22 Cuddy Leak Repair

Glenn -

Review Don's comment in this identical thread:

http://continuouswave.com/ubb/Forum3/HTML/004007.html
by Phil T
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: FRONTIER Value, Ride
Replies: 5
Views: 334

Re: Used Market for Commercial Boston Whaler Boats

The CGP or BCPD boat market is challenging, even in good times. The Frontier, based on the Outrage 25 hull is smaller, lighter than the Challenger or Guardian 27. As for navigating between Miami to Nassau, Bahamas, the distance is 185-miles. For any boat, it is a matter of sea conditions, engines, a...
by Phil T
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Propeller Trim Tab Confusion
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Re: Propeller Trim Tab Confusion

I think you have the wrong version.

The flat annode is for twins or engines with hydraulic steering.

Call Andy at SIM Yamaha. They will get you sorted.

https://www.simyamaha.com/search.php?search_query=61A-45371-00-00%20&section=product
by Phil T
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Request for appraisal, 2011 170 Montauk
Replies: 10
Views: 543

Re: Request for appraisal, 2011 170 Montauk

If you can't get in the boat, even take it for a sea trial (weather is now nice). FORGET IT.

Would you spend $24,00 on a car you can't see in-person, get in and go for a test drive?
by Phil T
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: FRONTIER Value, Ride
Replies: 5
Views: 334

Re: FRONTIER Value, Ride

Having done an inspection of two Challenger 27 boat, I am very smitten. Then again, it depends how you are going to use the boat. For cruising year round in the upper NW, Alaska or DownEast --> Challenger. For fishing, diving, freight, etc ---> Frontier. Demand is through the roof, the prices are ri...
by Phil T
Tue Apr 06, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 1974 Revenge 21 - 2020 Mercury ProXS 200
Replies: 16
Views: 572

Re: 1974 Revenge 21 2020 Mercury ProXS 200

Scott--with the Enertia, the engine is 400-RPM under WOT 6200-RPM. I would say drop pitch by 2-inches. You may gain you another 2 to 3-MPH. Then again... Can the engine mounting go up a hole? Typically Mercury engine can go up one-hole higher than typical due to their midsection (per LHG), and hhenc...
by Phil T
Mon Apr 05, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2001 Montauk 17 115-HP
Replies: 11
Views: 1172

Re: 2001 Montauk 17 115-HP

Propeller performance is not all about size. You need to take into account the make and the model of the propeller. From experience, a Montauk 17 with a 115-HP engine running light and mounted three-holes-up should be able to reach 49-MPH. What model year is the Mercury 115 Pro XS? The early version...
by Phil T
Sat Apr 03, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Request for appraisal, 2011 170 Montauk
Replies: 10
Views: 543

Re: Request for appraisal, 2011 170 Montauk

One should not compare a 2011 Montauk 170 II (taller console version) to a Montauk 170 III (completely redesigned hull, interior fuel tank etc). Comparing apples to bulldozers. As for the 2011 Montauk 170 pricing. Condition Location (cheaper in FL,TX, more expensive in CA) Condition Bottom paint? El...
by Phil T
Sat Apr 03, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Jet-Drive Outboard for SUPER SPORT 15
Replies: 5
Views: 332

Re: Jet-Drive Outboard for SUPER SPORT 15

If you are concerned about the prop, just buy a cage.

http://www.propguardtech.com/custom.html
by Phil T
Thu Apr 01, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Hull Protection
Replies: 2
Views: 310

Re: Hull Protection

Keel Guard or similar products are added to the keel only rather than the chines. Most installations go five to six feet aft of the bow eye. Typically this is all that is necessary to beach a boat. When beaching my boat on the precast concrete planks covered in barnacles at the local boat ramp with ...
by Phil T
Wed Mar 31, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 1962 16-footer with Mercury 60 Command Thrust
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: 1962 16-footer with Mercury 60 Command Thrust

Simon -

Look for these sizes

13.25x15 PowerTech SCP
13.25x15 Yamaha Performance Series
13.25x15 Turbo 1
13x17 Yamaha Painted Stainless Steel

This is the results from the prop size calculator.
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by Phil T
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 1997 Dauntless 17 Re-power
Replies: 17
Views: 352

Re: 1997 Dauntless 17 Re-power

Jack--sorry to surprise you but this is one of the worst times to repower. Due to COVID, demand for boats and new engines is off the charts. Boat production is already sold out for this year and part of next. Many owners expecting to just walk in and buy a new engine to re-power are waiting until fa...
by Phil T
Sun Mar 28, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 1997 Dauntless 17 Re-power
Replies: 17
Views: 352

Re: 1997 Dauntless 17 Re-power

The 1997 Mercury 115-HP has a dry weight of 348 lbs.
by Phil T
Fri Mar 26, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Lake Michigan Water Levels 2021; Marina Repairs
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Re: Lake Michigan Water Levels 2021; Marina Repairs

All the marinas I have visited in New England use floats of varying construction. They support boats in size from 15' to 250' super yachts (have a helicopter on the upper deck and/or tender inside the fantail). As for decking, if boards are required, composite materials. Other materials include stam...