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by NLA01
Sat May 16, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 1976 Outrage 19 Re-power
Replies: 7
Views: 911

Re: 1976 Outrage 19 Re-power

Something sounds off to me. That 150 doesn't seem like it is reaching full power. Q: How deep is the in the water is the engine running ? Even though [the 150-HP engine] is only 20-HP more [than the 130-HP engine], [the 150-HP engine] should be putting out way more torque, and should be able to hand...
by NLA01
Fri May 15, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 190 MONTAUK Bow Rod Holder Flush Mount
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Re: 190 MONTAUK Bow Rod Holder Flush Mount

Yes it can be stepped on but probably awkward for the person walking on them. They are a little high dollar but they seem indestructible. In my opinion they are very well made. No I dont own stock nor do I have them in my current boat (1995 Outrage 24 which has extra rod holders in it) but they work...
by NLA01
Thu May 14, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 190 MONTAUK Bow Rod Holder Flush Mount
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Re: 190 MONTAUK Bow Rod Holder Flush Mount

[Instead of a flush-mounted rod holder on the bow] on the bow of my boat (a 1978 Lowpro 19) I use [RAILBLAZA-brand model ROD HOLDER II] rod holders that can be removed and only a little [RAILBLAZA-brand STARPORT] base remains. I owned four rod holders and had six bases in my boat in different spots....
by NLA01
Tue May 12, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Transom Repair Demonstration in Four Parts
Replies: 2
Views: 532

Re: Transom Repair Demonstration in Four Parts

I have been following Andy on Boatworkstoday for many year and watch his new episodes every week. He has a wealth of knowledge and is not hesitant to share his knowledge. Last year he ended his full time boat repair business to make instructional video on boat repair, which many are on Youtube. He a...
by NLA01
Sun May 10, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Sometimes you are dealt a raw deal, but then something really makes big impact on you
Replies: 12
Views: 1380

Re: Sometimes you are dealt a raw deal, but then something really makes big impact on you

Wow what great video. You have great people and a great family in your life. Prayers going your way brother
Archie
by NLA01
Sun May 10, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1994 Outrage 24 Remove Loose Bow Rail Screws
Replies: 4
Views: 507

Re: 1994 Outrage 24 Remove Loose Bow Rail Screws.

Remove all screws that you can. Put a small wedge under the rail base and pry up on the base while turning the screws. This would remove the whole rail while you are doing this. Find a way brace-up rail in the boat as you are working to keep the rail from fall in or out of the boat. Prying on the ba...
by NLA01
Wed May 06, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Many Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1373

Re: Many Questions

A 11 footer with a hp 15 is plenty of power for that boat and will plane and run well for you. In my opinion wait for the 13' Whaler for your purpose of just getting about on the water. One thing to think about is the handling and stability of the the 11' compared to the 13' Whaler. There will be a ...
by NLA01
Fri Apr 24, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

John--fuel in the bilge was the big sign the OUTRAGE 24 had a hole in the fuel tank. For my use this 110-gallon fuel tank helps to keep the fuel fresh and turned over. In 1995 outboard engines had terrible fuel mileage compared to modern outboards. The modern Boston Whaler model closest to the 1995 ...
by NLA01
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1996 Outrage 24 Toilet and Bracket
Replies: 8
Views: 1078

Re: 1996 Outrage 24 Toilet and Bracket

There is a base which actually slides back and forth on that track and then the [Sani-potty] mounts to the base. Are you sure you don't already have the base? [The base] slides. Figure 1 looks like the base is there. I have the base on the slide in my 1995 24' Outrage. I have never messed with it, a...
by NLA01
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Fun things to do in your 19 Outrage.
Replies: 7
Views: 1320

Re: Fun things to do in your 19 Outrage.

How in the world did you find those Meg teeth?

That is just amazing
by NLA01
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Making my first boat a classic whaler
Replies: 7
Views: 838

Re: Making my first boat a classic whaler

If you want classic restored Boston Whaler boat, you should pass on this boat. If you want a original 16 hull which has been painted, refit with a non-original console, a non-original seat, and don't care that nothing is original, then this boat will be okay for you. The $10,000 asking price is real...
by NLA01
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

[If a fuel tank is non-conductive] then why are we supposed to fill portable poly fuel tanks on the ground instead of filling in the back of the truck? What about static when you rub a rubber balloon on your head. Static can build up on plastic. Moeller said to do this on their install instructions-...
by NLA01
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

The tank had four nuts embedded into the tank on the front. These were originally installed for a mounting bracket, which I did not need to use. I use a 10-24 machine screw to attach the wire. Even though the tank is not conductive static electricity can build up on it.
by NLA01
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

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The 24 OUTRAGE with the deck restored.
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by NLA01
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

I got the 1995 OUTRAGE 24 buttoned up with deck back on. Putting it all back together is sort of anticlimactic. I hooked up an 8-AWG grounding or bonding wire to the tank and to the fuel fill, and connected it to the negative pole of the battery, which is directly connected to the outboard. This is ...
by NLA01
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: SMALL BOAT ELECTRICAL
Topic: 1994 Outrage 21 Navigation Lamp Wiring Repair
Replies: 22
Views: 1719

Re: 1994 Outrage 21 Navigation Lamp Wiring Repair

Advice on the rub rail: once you pull the end cap and start pulling the insert part out of the rub rail base [receiver track] keep the insert stretched to the end of the boat. If you pull out the insert and do not keep it stretched, it will shrink and you will struggle getting it to reach the end ca...
by NLA01
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

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Fig. 15. New fuel tank installed in tank cavity. The aluminum straps have rubber backing glued to them with 3M5200 adhesive. In this view the straps are not yet attached to the sidewalls of the tank cavity.
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Not shown are rubber mats on the sides, below, and behind the fuel tank, and on the starboard wall that the tank will rest against. The new fuel tank touches only rubber mats on all sides.

Archie
by NLA01
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

Yes I cut the tank up in the boat to be able to remove it. The tank weight was 200-lbs. I use a 4x4 across the gunnel with a cable winch and lifted the tank up; then I cut it up while up in the air. The tank was completely dry with no fuel or fumes in it . I cut the top off of the tank to help me li...
by NLA01
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: SMALL BOAT ELECTRICAL
Topic: 1994 Outrage 21 Navigation Lamp Wiring Repair
Replies: 22
Views: 1719

Re: 1994 Outrage 21 Navigation Lamp Wiring Repair

It is my understanding that the wire runs under the rub rail. Check under your fuel fill access plate and see if there is navigation lamp wiring there.
by NLA01
Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

Yeah the 4200 was a big mistake. It didn't realize how strong it was, but it is right up there with 5200. Going back with Boatlife Lifeseal to seal the deck and will only use it on the edge and screws.

Archie
by NLA01
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

I put 10-gallons of no-ethanol fuel [into the fuel tank] to help the fuel tank expand before I secure it. The boat will never get ethanol-gasoline blended fuel again. IMG_3476_.jpg I flushed out the old gasoline. I primed the fuel lines and reconnected. Then I ran the engine off the new tank to test...
by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

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Fig. 10. The replacement fuel tank, a 111-gallon model made by Moeller, and a stock item.
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Fig. 11. The replacement tank installed in the fuel tank cavity on rubber mats (not shown).
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Fig. 12. The replacement tank installed in the fuel tank cavity on rubber mats (not shown).
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by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

[The new tank] is a 111-gallon Moeller. The side angles matches the tank that came out. This also matches the cavity bottom angle., and the new tank filler lines up with the deck plates. Thank god for all that matching up. Original plan of building a shelf is not needed. The bottom of the tank locke...
by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

[To remove fuel from the old tank] I used a brass tube connected to fuel hoses and connected to a automotive fuel pump. The pump emptied the fuel tank. I did this a good while ago. I was hoping [the old fuel tank] would just have water in it. But it was bone dry when I cut into it. It was extremely ...
by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

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Fig. 7. Portion of cockpit deck, removed from boat.
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Fig. 8. Fuel tank cavity with original tank removed.
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Fig. 9. Fuel tank cavity with original tank removed.
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by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

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Fig. 4. Cut up portion of legacy tank
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Fig. 5. Cut up portion of legacy tank
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Fig. 6. Cut up portion of legacy tank
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by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Re: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

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Fig. 1. The fuel tank cavity cover removed.
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Fig. 2. A view of the original fuel tank still in place.
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Fig. 3. Another view of the aft end of the original tank.
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by NLA01
Tue Mar 10, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage
Replies: 27
Views: 2098

Replacing fuel tank in 1995 24 Outrage

This thread will document my replacement of the original fuel tank on my 1995 24 Outrage. The project is not a big one, I thought, but pulling the tank was not easy. It was a pain getting out the old tank. I did it all alone and on my drive way. I had a very hard time getting the deck up. I used 3M4...
by NLA01
Thu Mar 05, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1994 24 Outrage Bow-mount Trolling Motor
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

Re: 1994 24 Outrage Bow-mount Trolling Motor

Hey Brian—You have a great looking family and boat. You all look like y'all are having fun. Man that is a lot of Lobster. So you just free dive for them? My fishing trips look nothing like that.

How in the world did someone steal both of you outboards?
Archie
by NLA01
Tue Mar 03, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1994 24 Outrage Bow-mount Trolling Motor
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

Re: 1994 24 Outrage Bow-mount Trolling Motor

Why would somebody want to put a trolling motor on a 24' boat designed for offshore use. I have seen [trolling motors] on boats up to 30-feet-long. Have you heard of a trolling motor anchor? Very useful while fishing in deep water or over a reef where anchoring is prohibited or not possible. I wish...
by NLA01
Mon Mar 02, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Powering Above OEM Rating
Replies: 27
Views: 1938

Re: Powering Above OEM Rating

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UzM9shZsTMA&t=3s I know this is old but I thought of this thread when I saw it. There are many like this also
Archie
by NLA01
Thu Feb 27, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Powering Above OEM Rating
Replies: 27
Views: 1938

Re: Powering Above OEM Rating

"Having a 15' Whaler in the fleet and a Yamaha VMax 150 with a 20" shaft, I do have intentions of trying that motor on the boat and would be happy to update everyone on how this works out." Can you please video that when you take it out. And show numbers. I can't even imagine that set...
by NLA01
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Powering Above OEM Rating
Replies: 27
Views: 1938

Re: Powering Above OEM Rating

Interesting thread and testy bunch. Show me a coastal state who does not enforce Coast Guard Laws. Even though each state has its own additions to the Coast Guard laws it will for sure enforce Coast Guard law. "I'm aware of no Federal Law prohibiting an increase in engine HP above that rated fo...
by NLA01
Thu Feb 20, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1995 Outrage 24: Install New Non-OEM Replacement Fuel Tank
Replies: 12
Views: 1229

Re: 1995 Outrage 24: Install New Non-OEM Replacement Fuel Tank

Phil thank you for the great ideas. I am not sure about using a styrofoam based material since I will not be able to seal it and it is not impervious to gas and resins. I really really like the idea of the poured-in foam with a reusable mold and to do a section at time. This is really a great idea, ...
by NLA01
Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1995 Outrage 24: Install New Non-OEM Replacement Fuel Tank
Replies: 12
Views: 1229

Re: 1995 Outrage 24: Install New Non-OEM Replacement Fuel Tank

Thanks a lot everyone. I may need to make a support shelf under the tank for the V-part. This is a rough drawing of what the support will look like at a cross section view and will run the full length of the tank which is like 75-inches: tank.jpg These measurements are estimates right now. During Sp...
by NLA01
Wed Feb 19, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1995 Outrage 24: Install New Non-OEM Replacement Fuel Tank
Replies: 12
Views: 1229

1995 Outrage 24: Install New Non-OEM Replacement Fuel Tank

In mid-March 2020 I am going to install a non-OEM fuel tank in my 1995 OUTRAGE 24 boat. I purchased a 111-gallon Moeller-brand plastic tank. The bottom of the new non-OEM tank is not an exact match to the bottom of the fuel tank compartment. The new tank has a flat bottom in the middle and v-taper o...
by NLA01
Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1995 OUTRAGE 24: Removing Large T-Top
Replies: 14
Views: 6822

Re: 1995 OUTRAGE 24: Removing Large T-Top

Thanks for everyone's comments. So the plan is not remove the Top and pull the decks by working around it. I am going to disconnect the console and top from the deck but leave the top connected to the console. I will lift it up a bit to pull the rear deck out, sit it back down and secure it to the g...
by NLA01
Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: Engine Mounting Bolt Torque
Replies: 5
Views: 895

Re: Engine Mounting Bolt Torque

Do not over tighten. Over-tightened bolts will crack an outboard aluminum bracket. Use of 3M-brand or any brand sealant on bolt threads will change the torque and can cause you to over tighten by lubricating the threads. Torque will change with bolt thread count, too. Fine thread bolts will tighten ...
by NLA01
Thu Dec 26, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Repair Advice
Replies: 10
Views: 1275

Re: Repair Advice

[Recommends to] remove the wood and fill in the area and level using epoxy with cabosil or silica. Clean [the area] the best you can and remove all bad wood. Sand [the area] all with course grit sand paper. Make the filler like peanut butter thickness, level out the best you can, sand down, and glas...
by NLA01
Sun Dec 22, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Thermal expansion of hydraulic fluid oils
Replies: 1
Views: 526

Re: Thermal expansion of hydraulic fluid oils

Seastar helms do have vent screw on the top of the helm for venting
by NLA01
Fri Dec 13, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boston Whaler Rescue in Bahamas
Replies: 2
Views: 772

Re: Boston Whaler Rescue in Bahamas

There is apparent damage to the Bimini top. It looks like they took a large wave and were swamped. [The reserve buoyancy and floatation when swamped] is one of the reasons I have always owned Boston Whaler boats. ASIDE: My 1995 24' Outrage has a bilge and open mid-compartment with a tank open to the...
by NLA01
Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: BRP Market Value
Replies: 4
Views: 914

Re: BRP Market Value

Evinrude makes up only 9.5% of BRP sales with their Recreational vehicles making up the other 90.5 % and their Seadoo sales are way up this year. Well actually the 9.5 percent in the Marine division. "The marine industry is composed of marine engines, boats and their respective PAC businesses. ...
by NLA01
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Revenge 25 142-Gallon Fuel Tank Pickup
Replies: 7
Views: 7335

Re: Revenge 25 142-Gallon Fuel Tank Pickup

ON my old tank which was the Florida Marine tank the pick up is aluminum screwed into an aluminum plate on the tank with a brass tube. It just unscrews, put a wrench on and unscrew. https://www.amazon.com/Moeller-033500-24-Aluminum-Fuel-Pick-Up/dp/B000MTB83W/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3U7DOVKYN87IC&dchild=...
by NLA01
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Trailer Tire Placement for 1986 Frontier 25
Replies: 7
Views: 1034

Re: Trailer Tire Placement for 1986 Frontier 25

I would think you would have your trailer built like a normal tandem axle trailer and have some length on the tongue to allow the front post to be moved forward or back to shift the boat forward and backwards to set the tongue weight appropriately . You want the tongue to be 9 to 15% of the the tota...
by NLA01
Thu Nov 21, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 1989 OUTRAGE 22 Loose Deck Under Console
Replies: 9
Views: 1150

Re: 1989 OUTRAGE 22 Loose Deck Under Console

What about unscrewing the console and removing the strips of mounting wood under the console. Then proceed with filling those holes in the deck and then redrilling new holes in the mounting boards and deck for mounting the console with new holes slightly off from the original holes into fresh deck a...
by NLA01
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: Yamaha F300 35-inch Shaft Length Now Available
Replies: 4
Views: 1061

Re: Yamaha F300 now available as 35in model

I wonder if it is just the 300 and why not another other like the 425 hp Yamaha
by NLA01
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Drain Tube Alternative for 1995 OUTRAGE 24
Replies: 5
Views: 1843

Re: Drain Tube Alternative for 1995 OUTRAGE 24

Phil and Jim Thanks for the response. I think I might be able to get a bronze through-hull to work. It look like I have enough clearance on the nut in the bilge where the hole is. I am not really finding a vendor for a 1-1/2 aluminum tube, not a flare tool for that either. I really would like the re...
by NLA01
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Drain Tube Alternative for 1995 OUTRAGE 24
Replies: 5
Views: 1843

Drain Tube Alternative for 1995 OUTRAGE 24

On my 1995 Outrage 24 the direct replacement for the transom drain tube at the bottom of the transom is [a plastic tube assembly as ]show at: https://www.nausetmarine.com/shop/1042050-thru-hull/ The hole diameter of 1-1/2-inch limits what can be used. I thought originally I could use a brass tube as...
by NLA01
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2000 DAUNTLESS 22 Loses Speed After Water Pickup Installed
Replies: 7
Views: 4499

Re: 2000 DAUNTLESS 22 Loses Speed After Water Pickup Installed

Q2: Is the sea strainer in line with the prop's path and is it causing disturbance in the water flow to the prop? "The only other change was the addition of a strainer scoop" Q3: Is the sea strainer cover an original item Whaler installed part? Q4: did you add it? Q5: In other words is it ...
by NLA01
Sun Oct 27, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Gel Coat Brown Liquid Deposit
Replies: 11
Views: 9875

Re: Gel Coat Brown Liquid Deposit

If that is new gelcoat then, I think it is uncured gelcoat too. You may want to do a small gelcoat repair on that area. But if left alone I don't think it will hurt anything either. You could try putting a little heat on it to help it cure underneath. Polyester resin likes heat to cure and even unca...