Go Back  Offshoreonly.com > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: bajaman
Showing results 1 to 25 of 142
Search took 0.01 seconds.
04-13-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 22,527
Posted By bajaman

And now it's, "Oh...heh! Sorry about that blood...

And now it's, "Oh...heh! Sorry about that blood clot issue that's killing once-healthy people...but you know, a few may have to die for the good of the World..."
04-13-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

So..and pardon my ignorance...it appears that the...

So..and pardon my ignorance...it appears that the centerline height of your exhaust would be very similar to what is on my boat now? One of the requirements of a re-power project would be to NOT...
04-12-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

Sweet! Thanks for the info. The Corsa exhaust...

Sweet! Thanks for the info. The Corsa exhaust is much like Captain's Call (see picture), in that you can choose thru-hull or thru-prop. After reading on the Corsa website about Quick and Quiet and...
04-12-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 191
Posted By bajaman

lots of storage under the rear bench, in the...

lots of storage under the rear bench, in the gunwales, and a huge amount up front under the seats, in addition to the little cabins....
04-12-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 191
Posted By bajaman

I have one...just bought it last year. ...

I have one...just bought it last year. PHENOMENAL boat! It handles rough water VERY well, nothing I've seen at Table Rock Lake (which can get nasty) has fazed it. I also have a 208 Islander that...
Forum: General Q & A
04-11-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 150
Posted By bajaman

I use 3M 4000 for things I want to take apart if...

I use 3M 4000 for things I want to take apart if necessary. Still a fantastic bond, just not as aggressive as 4200 or 5200.
04-11-2021, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

I am NOT wanting to transfer ANY parts...sorry if...

I am NOT wanting to transfer ANY parts...sorry if I misrepresented this. I've got a couple of friends who'd like to buy the 454 from me if/when I do this swap so...the only real parts that might come...
04-11-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By bajaman

I am sorry to hear this...my company has laid off...

I am sorry to hear this...my company has laid off 2/3 of its workforce in the last year, so I see the impact. You are fortunate you planned for this 'rainy day', so to speak...but it still sucks.
04-11-2021, 08:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,365
Posted By bajaman

Kansas has just within the last few years...

Kansas has just within the last few years repealed the extremely oppressive taxes that were in place for boats, RVs, etc. Wasn't unusual to pay $1000 per year on a 10 year old boat or camper. And...
04-10-2021, 10:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,365
Posted By bajaman

Paid $57 for a sheet of 3/4 plywood last week. ...

Paid $57 for a sheet of 3/4 plywood last week. Treated 5/4 deck boards are now so expensive that Trex or similar is not much more expensive.
04-10-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

Thanks, xlint89. We're in the same ballpark...

Thanks, xlint89.

We're in the same ballpark weight-wise, I've seen numbers between 4,400 and 4,700 listed for the 'dry weight'. I know the boat and trailer are 6,870 combined but I've never...
04-09-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

Wanting to stay with the 'plug and play' concept...

Wanting to stay with the 'plug and play' concept as much as possible, i.e. take out old engine, drop in new, plug into existing harness, hook up fuel and exhaust and go. And stay around $15K for...
04-09-2021, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By bajaman

Finding a plutonium hen's tooth is easier... ...

Finding a plutonium hen's tooth is easier...

Assuming it's a TAYLORMADE wraparound unit? This gets discussed from time to time on various forums...if you just need the glass there are some options...
04-08-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

Yeah...a 500EFI is my dream engine for this boat....

Yeah...a 500EFI is my dream engine for this boat. Was actually a factory option.
I'm keeping my eyes open. Like I said before, it's a want, not a need so I can be patient...

(This is what I...
04-08-2021, 06:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,365
Posted By bajaman

I see a lot of people wanting to buy used boats...

I see a lot of people wanting to buy used boats and there just aren't any out there, or the ones that are available are at ridiculous prices as noted in earlier posts.
I'm talking 21' - 25'...
04-07-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

Thanks, though it's just a 7.4 MPI, not a Mag...

Thanks, though it's just a 7.4 MPI, not a Mag engine.

Thanks for all the other replies, too...great information and answers my question.

I've got a couple of people interested in my 208...
04-05-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,942
Posted By bajaman

Always sucks to hear this chit. Thoughts and...

Always sucks to hear this chit. Thoughts and prayers for all.
04-05-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

I totally wrecked the title of this...

I totally wrecked the title of this thread...sorry.

Still looking to repower my 252 Baja someday, replacing the stock 454 with something with more oomph...but still using as much of the same setup...
04-04-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,269
Posted By bajaman

What normally aspirated engine has highest power?

Does anyone have a recent updated list regarding what the various commercially available N/A engineS produce, power-wise, at the prop?

Thanks!
Forum: General Q & A
04-04-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 831
Posted By bajaman

Yeah...I was kind of making a play on words...

Yeah...I was kind of making a play on words there.
About...oh, 50 years ago now, when I was a kid my best friend's dad had a repair shop...ran a lot of engines through there in its...
Forum: Formula
04-03-2021, 07:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By bajaman

lol, well...you can see the diamond plate I put...

lol, well...you can see the diamond plate I put down AFTER I had to rebuild the floor with wood and 'glass. I've had the 208 since new in '92, and it occurred to me then that I'd be fawked if the...
Forum: General Q & A
04-03-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,061
Posted By bajaman

Well...that's the rub. He's not explained WHY he...

Well...that's the rub. He's not explained WHY he thinks this is so, other than a random "but the longblock, upon inspection, is not a Mercury Racing product"
No way he'll ever prove anything, more...
Forum: General Q & A
04-03-2021, 06:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 831
Posted By bajaman

Damn...that sucks. I know that BOATU.S. and...

Damn...that sucks.

I know that BOATU.S. and other maritime organizations always show the 'southern states' as the ones with the highest freeze damage claims, due to the typically milder winters.
...
Forum: Formula
04-03-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By bajaman

One thing I always like about Baja boats is the...

One thing I always like about Baja boats is the remote battery terminals, typically under the seat. Years ago I had an actuator die and once fixed (by literally ripping it out of the floor), I put a...
04-03-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 567
Posted By bajaman

A friend of mine is going through this exact same...

A friend of mine is going through this exact same problem...and it's about to drive him nuts. Good luck and keep us posted with your progress and hopefully, final resolution.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 142
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.