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by cmattj
Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Cobalt Boat General
Topic: Merry December and Happy Christmas Pics!
Replies: 67
Views: 568

Re: Merry December and Happy Christmas Pics!

Driller wrote:
Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:10 am
Got a chance to get out today. Perfect weather for it.
Looks great D!! Where you on Lake Travis or Austin??
by cmattj
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Older Boats and Series (190 through 360)
Topic: 1995 Cobalt 252 consolidated revitalization and fix-up thread
Replies: 54
Views: 247

Re: 1995 Cobalt 252 consolidated revitalization and fix-up thread

Easy easy everyone.. that Arizona weather gets people bearing down this time of year..

I feel for you pal
by cmattj
Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Towing, Docking, and Anchors
Topic: Is windlass worth it?
Replies: 16
Views: 120

Re: Is windlass worth it?

I'm not sure of length. What I am sure of is that it's not a big spool, and it's 100% chain. That equals "not much".. On ours its 10 feet of chain then goes to 70 foot rope. (ther seems to be room for more but we don't need it. The Maxwell bites both chain and rope with no slipping. And of course t...
by cmattj
Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Towing, Docking, and Anchors
Topic: Is windlass worth it?
Replies: 16
Views: 120

Re: Is windlass worth it?

I guess it depends on your day of boating. We average 20 feet and the main Chanel's for the Freighter is 50 feet . We carry 10 feet chain 70 feet rope with markers telling us how much is out. I don't anchor when I'm on missions all over the Delta.. Resturant.. bar.. etc But the days when your backin...
by cmattj
Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Towing, Docking, and Anchors
Topic: Is windlass worth it?
Replies: 16
Views: 120

Re: Is windlass worth it?

My first boat with a windlass.. Push the button and drop.. from dash or at the under panel.. what's so fancy?? Let me just say.. It bites imeadiatly and runs less scope to stay . Engineered to have better holding.. and it does. Pull forward slightly and retrieve with either control Auto swivel back ...
by cmattj
Thu Dec 07, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: The Marina (non-boating; no politics!)
Topic: A Tribute To AsLan7 called Where's A7
Replies: 18
Views: 110

Re: A Tribute To AsLan7 called Where's A7

Nicely said !
He is definitely out of range that's for sure..
by cmattj
Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: The Marina (non-boating; no politics!)
Topic: Post pictures of your new purchase :-)
Replies: 25
Views: 225

Re: Post pictures of your new purchase :-)

I like it too.. especially the creative pluming on the commercial sink.. nicely done T!!
by cmattj
Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: The Marina (non-boating; no politics!)
Topic: Post pictures of your new purchase :-)
Replies: 25
Views: 225

Re: Post pictures of your new purchase :-)

Big Block Power wrote:
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:38 pm
Guess what number thread this was?
You are not a number bbp.. you are a free man!
Bbwwwaaaaahhhhhhh :twisted:

Love ol Iron Maiden..
by cmattj
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: The Marina (non-boating; no politics!)
Topic: Post pictures of your new purchase :-)
Replies: 25
Views: 225

Re: Post pictures of your new purchase :-)

Ha.. funny my bio- Kleen showed up.. wanted the mini bottle to keep on the boat..

Converted the jet ski trailer then Scored a appleby canoe 1970 all aluminum.. be fun for the grandkids.. or the big kids haha..night booze cruise. Why is it winter is time for buying summer??
by cmattj
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Older Boats and Series (190 through 360)
Topic: Screw holes through transom for swim deck
Replies: 35
Views: 252

Re: Screw holes through transom for swim deck

Sorry to hear as I just caught this You did a great Re repair and the compression of the through bolt will in itself seal it up.. As we talked about the blind holes not being blind you have no worries now . these transoms are the thickest around that I've seen. Your ready for Havasu and Pirates cove!!