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by Jefecinco
Sun Oct 10, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Mold and Mildew removal on foam seat cushions
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Mold and Mildew removal on foam seat cushions

... as high as would be the cost of replacing the entire cushion with new. To prevent future damage consider removing all the cushions from your Dauntless between uses. I have followed this practice since 1999 and have never had a mold problem with the three Boston Whalers we have owned since ...
by allisbob
Sun Oct 10, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2013 200 Dauntless Bow Table Source
Replies: 1
Views: 334

2013 200 Dauntless Bow Table Source

Where can a stowable bow table for a 2013 200 DAUNTLESS be purchased?

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Thanks—Bob
by Drick
Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Mold and Mildew removal on foam seat cushions
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Mold and Mildew removal on foam seat cushions

What is the best way to remove Mold and Mildew from the foam seat inserts.
210 Dauntless 2019
Thanks,
Rick
by jimh
Thu Oct 07, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Forward Hatch Gas Supports
Replies: 2
Views: 387

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 Forward Hatch Gas Supports

The force rating for a gas support strut specifies the amount of force needed to compress the strut. If a 40-lbs force strut is substituted for a 30-lbs force strut, there are two situations in which the change must be considered: -- when the hatch is in the open position: a strut rated at 40-lbs wi...
by Phil T
Wed Oct 06, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Forward Hatch Gas Supports
Replies: 2
Views: 387

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 Forward Hatch Gas Supports

You need to look at other vendors.

McMaster-Carr has them in stock

https://www.mcmaster.com/gas-struts/gas-springs-7/
by ChrisL
Tue Oct 05, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Forward Hatch Gas Supports
Replies: 2
Views: 387

2006 Dauntless 220 Forward Hatch Gas Supports

On a 2006 220 DAUNTLESS the forward hatch gas support struts are 10 to 20-inch lift with 30-lbs force. The hatch does not have anything to keep it locked closed. These 30-lbs-force supports are back-ordered for eight weeks. Will ...
by SteveLeBard
Mon Oct 04, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Garelick Auxiliary Engine Bracket
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Re: Garelick Auxiliary Engine Bracket

My concern is not so much the weight of my 6 HP Yamaha 4-Stroke (20” shaft 61 lbs) but the torque of a 4-Stroke vs a 2-Stroke.

1993 15’ Dauntless w/70 HP 2-Stroke Yamaha.
by SteveLeBard
Mon Oct 04, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Garelick Auxiliary Engine Bracket
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Garelick Auxiliary Engine Bracket

... of a 1993 DAUNTLASS [of undesignated length and other than using the bracket shown below]? bracket.jpg BACKSTORY ABOUT THE BOAT I bought a 1993 Dauntless [of undesignated length] with a Yamaha 70-HP main engine. This boat came with a Garelick [auxiliary engine'] mount bracket. I think the Garelick ...
by Jefecinco
Tue Sep 28, 2021 10:35 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2000 Evinrude 115 FICHT
Replies: 5
Views: 582

Re: 2000 Evinrude 115 FICHT

We owned a 1999 Dauntless 16 powered by a 1999 Evinrude FICHT engine for about ten years. The spark plugs used in that engine must be the exact type specified and they must be indexed per Evinrude specs. Damage can be caused by using ...
by jimh
Mon Sep 27, 2021 10:17 am
Forum: TRIPS and RENDEZVOUS
Topic: 2021 Crooked River Run
Replies: 11
Views: 1668

2021 Crooked River Run

... more reasonable to see on-line. If you have an Apple browser (SAFARI) this link should play the movie directly in the browser. First run was by a DAUNTLESS 17 powered by an E-TEC 115-HP G2 three-cylinder engine (which was manufactured on the last day of production of that model) running through ...
by Jefecinco
Sat Sep 25, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK

Boat dealers sometimes offer demonstration rides of new boats at major on-the-water boat shows. The Annapolis Power Boat Show is one such venue. This is usually limited to demonstration rides on boats not normally trailered. If a person is considering a boat purchase it is often worthwhile to attend...
by NorthShoreWhaler
Sat Sep 25, 2021 6:46 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK

My advice is either [a 200 DAUNTLESS or a 190 MONTAUK] would be fine for your use. If buying a boat used, have everything ready to go and jump on a nice deal in the fall. In my experience prices tend to be lower in the fall in the northeast ...
by jimh
Fri Sep 24, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK

... is usually rather stark. Typically the cockpit could be washed down with a hose; there usually is not a lot of upholstered seating. The 200 DAUNTLESS is also a center console, but the hull gunwales are at a lower height. I believe this was done in order to improve access to the boat from ...
by dtmackey
Fri Sep 24, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Dauntless 200 vs Montauk 190

I believe dealers want to sell boats in unused condition. They would have to disclose to a buyer if the boat had been used as a demonstrator boat. I have bought two new Boston Whaler boats from dealers. In both cases when I arrived at the dealership with check in hand I was provided a test drive be...
by Jefecinco
Fri Sep 24, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Dauntless 200 vs Montauk 190

I believe dealers want to sell boats in unused condition. They would have to disclose to a buyer if the boat had been used as a demonstrator boat. I have bought two new Boston Whaler boats from dealers. In both cases when I arrived at the dealership with check in hand I was provided a test drive bef...
by Phil T
Fri Sep 24, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Re: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK

The Dauntless is considered a near shore family orientated boat. Note the plethora of seating. The Montauk 190 is a standard all-around center console. While Whaler makes it tough, you really need to get onboard both. As far ...
by allisbob
Fri Sep 24, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Boat for New Jersey Bays and Shore: 200 DAUNTLESS or 190 MONTAUK

Hi. I'm buying a used boat, and I've narrowed my search down to [either a 200 DAUNTLESS or a 190 MONTAUK]. I live in south New Jersey, and I will be using the boat in the bays and near-shore area for family trips and fishing. Q1: What is the main difference (other ...
by GoldenDaze
Wed Sep 22, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2001 Dauntless 22: Ideas for Installing a T-Top
Replies: 2
Views: 363

Re: 2001 Dauntless 22: Ideas for Installing a T-Top

Fortunately, the 2001 220 Dauntless does have mounting reinforcements for a T-top. There are four 1/2" phenolic pads, each 9-3/8"x9-1/2", two on each side of the console. See part number 11 in the diagram at https://www.bostonwhaler.com/content/dam/boston-whaler/technical/resources/220-Dauntless-Wood-Locating-Models-2001.pdf ...
by jimh
Wed Sep 22, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2001 Dauntless 22: Ideas for Installing a T-Top
Replies: 2
Views: 363

Re: 2001 Dauntless 22: Ideas for Installing a T-Top

The most important element in having a T-Top fabricated to fit a 2001 DAUNTLESS 22 boat will be determine where there are already existing embedded reinforcements molded into the hull--if any at all--that would be suitable points of attachment for the base ...
by padrefigure
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2001 Dauntless 22: Ideas for Installing a T-Top
Replies: 2
Views: 363

2001 Dauntless 22: Ideas for Installing a T-Top

I may purchase a 2001 Dauntless 22. If I do, I want to add a T-Top for protection from the Gulf sun. This particular boat has the super console, so fitting a T-top and tying-in mechanically and electrically are a bit of a puzzle. There ...
by Phil T
Tue Sep 21, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: Introduction to the Forum Software
Topic: Searching the forum archives
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Re: Searching the forum archives

The search feature overlooks 2 character/numbers. Adding a ' to the 13 gives you these results:

https://continuouswave.com/forum/search.php?keywords=Dauntless+13%27
by Frankjwagner
Tue Sep 21, 2021 3:53 pm
Forum: Introduction to the Forum Software
Topic: Searching the forum archives
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Searching the forum archives

How can I search the forums for posts that relate to the Dauntless 13?
by Wolverine
Mon Sep 20, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2000 Evinrude 115 FICHT
Replies: 5
Views: 582

2000 Evinrude 115 FICHT

In August 2021 I bought a 2000 Dauntless [of UNDEFINED model length--PLEASE give the model designator with length] with a model -year-2000 Evinrude 115-HP FICHT direct-injection two-stroke-power-cycle engine. I did my best to test out everything, ...
by GoldenDaze
Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

Phil, my boat mostly lives on a lift now at my dock on Smith Mountain Lake VA. But I can probably make a pretty good estimate. Of course, the 16' Dauntless is probably a bit lower and my bimini probably isn't as high as a T-top, but it'll certainly be a lower bound for Hillbilly's considerations.
by Phil T
Sun Sep 19, 2021 12:15 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

Bob - What is your boat's height on your trailer?

My Outrage 17 requires me to remove the console rail and windscreen to clear the door.

No way a T-Top is gonna clear it.
by Hillbilly Whaler
Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

... is kinda what i was asking. [The clearance to 10-feet ceiling is] gonna be really close. I live in the country and have plenty of space to put [a DAUNTLESS 18 boat]. I have a barn with a [10-feet-tall] lean-to overhang, and I was curious about the height [of the DAUNTLESS 18 with an aftermarket] ...
by GoldenDaze
Thu Sep 16, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

You've got some work to do but really it doesn't look all that bad. And you get a new engine out of it, so that eases the pain a bit. If you haven't seen Tom W. Clark's article on hull repair, check it out at https://continuouswave.com/whaler/reference/whalerRepair.html. Good luck!

-Bob
by duke0372
Thu Sep 16, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

Correct, the biggest damage is where you pointed it out and one more spot, not as bad as the first one though - two close-up photo's attached
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by GoldenDaze
Wed Sep 15, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

Let's make a couple of assumptions to come up with a height estimate. It should at least be in the ballpark. The 180 Dauntless has a motor-up draft of 12" (I happen to be looking at the 2010 specs but we'll assume that all years are reasonably similar). The cockpit sole is self-draining, ...
by GoldenDaze
Wed Sep 15, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

I don't see anything too serious. The only thing that catches my eye is the first close-up photo of the transom, it looks like the fiberglass skin might be peeling off the portside strake. That might turn into a somewhat larger area of repair than it first appears, but nothing here looks structural.
by ChrisL
Wed Sep 15, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Removing Bottom Paint
Replies: 9
Views: 1368

Re: Removing Bottom Paint

... the long ago past I used a pressure washer and sand blasted a 1970s Nauset. That worked great, but the method left a very rough finish. SInce my Dauntless is going to live on a trailer, I see no reason to have it painted. Q5: [can] Dumond Peel Away [do a good job to remove bottom paint]? I called ...
by Phil T
Wed Sep 15, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing
Replies: 5
Views: 998

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing

Now that you have the boat on the trailer, it is time for final adjustments. Specifically: Bunk placement - Ensure bunks are not on a chine. Transom location - position in relation to the aft cross member, or if an I beam trailer the rear bunks. Tongue Weight - Measure the tongue weight at the ball ...
by jimh
Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:46 am
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing
Replies: 5
Views: 998

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing

Winch position on the trailer is not related to how the hull weight is distributed fore-and-aft.
by ChrisL
Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Removing Bottom Paint
Replies: 9
Views: 1368

Removing Bottom Paint

I have a c.2006 DAUNTLESS [of unspecified length] that has one coat of bottom paint. Bottom paint was applied in 2020 over shiny gel coat. Now the bottom paint is flaking off in spots. [The flaking-off of bottom paint] is great because ...
by ChrisL
Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing
Replies: 5
Views: 998

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing

The boat fit the trailer perfectly. I just had to slide the winch forward since the DAUNTLESS is transom-heavy. I guess that is expected with a center console.

Chris
by duke0372
Tue Sep 14, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

Very little; I have some side damage from over a year ago that I'll try fixing at this point as well, but that was me (scraping it along a steel seawall).

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by Phil T
Tue Sep 14, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

Any bow damage?
by duke0372
Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

Just a short follow up and some answers:

- yes, I did/do love the boat, very practical for my needs;
- I ended up buying it back; and yes, the engine is part or the buy-back;
- a few more pictures of the damage attached...

Now the fun begins...
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by Phil T
Mon Sep 13, 2021 8:09 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

In today's market a Dauntless 160 without motor would be purchased for $5,000.

Finding a new or a used outboard and a trailer will be what requires a little bit of work and a whole lot of patience.
by jimh
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Re: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

If the hull of the 2003 DAUNTLESS 160 has no real structural damage, and your cost to retain the hull is only $2,950, and if you like the boat, then you should buy-back the hull. Minor scratches to the gel coat can be easily repaired. ...
by duke0372
Sun Sep 12, 2021 9:18 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: 2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

2003 Dauntless 160: Save or Scrap

{Imputed Question:] Is a 2003 160 DAUNLTESS hull with no major damage worth $2,950? BW3.jpg LONG BACKSTORY: I have owned the 2003 Dauntless 160 for about two years. I bought it for $14,000. Most everything was original: a 2002 115-HP EFI four-stroke-power-cycle engine with around 400-hours ...
by jimh
Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

If buying a used Boston Whaler boat which has a non-factory T-Top added to the boat by someone, be aware that the attachment of the support bases for a structure like a T-Top onto the deck of a Boston Whaler boat can be a source of continual problems. In order to attach something structural to the d...
by Hillbilly Whaler
Fri Sep 10, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

Thanks gents. [I am] just trying to get a general idea. I actually don't want the T-Top. but it is not a major factor one way or other.

I see many used boats have T-Tops.

Thanks
by GoldenDaze
Thu Sep 09, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

Also, I do not believe that the Dauntless 18 (or 180 Dauntless later in its life) was ever produced with a factory T-top, so it is almost certainly aftermarket. Thus it could be anything.
by ChrisL
Thu Sep 09, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing
Replies: 5
Views: 998

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing

Good advice, that is my plan. I was hoping to tweak as much as possible before showing up.

Chris
by jimh
Thu Sep 09, 2021 2:47 am
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

I doubt a precise measurement of this particular boat-and-trailer rig's height can be supplied without actually measuring this particular boat when on the particular trailer. I would not make a BUY or NOT BUY decision on the basis of some comment by a reader. If the ability to fit the boat under a 1...
by Hillbilly Whaler
Wed Sep 08, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: The GAM
Topic: DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

DAUNTLESS 18 with T-Top: Height on Trailer

I may buy a Dauntless 18 with a T-Top. I have asked the folks selling the boat to tell me the height of the boat when on the trailer, but a clear answer remains elusive. I know the exact answer this depends on the particular trailer. ...
by Phil T
Wed Sep 08, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing
Replies: 5
Views: 998

Re: 2006 Dauntless 220 trailer bunk spacing

Sorry to say, there aren't drawings for trailer setup.

Set the bunks where you think and plan to adjust them. The bow stop roller should be adjusted to be touching the top of the boat's bow eye.

I would bring all the tools necessary plus a jack, straps, and blocking to adjust onsite.
by ChrisL
Wed Sep 08, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: REPAIRS and MODIFICATIONS
Topic: 2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing
Replies: 5
Views: 998

2006 Dauntless 220 Trailer Bunk Spacing

I am buying a 2006 Dauntless 220 this Sunday but bringing my own trailer. I bought a used EZ Loader bunk trailer made for 21-25 foot boats. I called Boston Whaler and they sent me a few drawings, but nothing that specifies how far ...