houseboat magazine
Your Ultimate Online Houseboating Resource
Welcome to Houseboat Magazine
Contact UsAdvertise

AFTERMARKET MANUFACTURERS BROKERS FORUMS
Administered by The Pirate
+ Post New Thread
Page 11 of 18
FirstFirst ... 9 10 11 12 13 ... LastLast
Threads 201 to 220 of 353

Forum: Houseboating

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Inexperenced Newbies READ THIS WARNING

    Over the years part of my focus has been to caution newbies on the pitfalls of purchasing old steel, and wood framed glass boats without having...

    Started by OLD HOUSEBOATER, 07-22-2012 09:42 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 26,192
    09-20-2015 08:47 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: All members and guests please read

    As many of you are aware the site was down for 3 days due to being hacked. Ed and I have been moderating this Forum since the mid 90s. This is the...

    Started by OLD HOUSEBOATER, 01-06-2014 01:21 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 7,363
    01-06-2014 02:35 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Posting guidelines

    1. You agree that you will not use our forums to post any material, or links to any material, which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate,...

    Started by OLD HOUSEBOATER, 07-22-2012 09:27 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 5,956
    07-22-2012 09:27 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Recent Posts

    I would like to call on First time viewers and all members to check out the "Recent Post" heading in the header bar. This will give you a quick...

    Started by OLD HOUSEBOATER, 02-08-2016 09:18 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,807
    02-08-2016 09:18 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Photo Posting

    The Manage Attachments feature is not working. While we sort this out you can post photos by clicking on the insert image Icon. It will ask you to...

    Started by OLD HOUSEBOATER, 02-05-2016 07:16 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,706
    02-17-2016 05:56 PM Go to last post
  1. ICW maps

    What are the best ICW maps to have and where do I get them?

    Started by capnmorgan, 08-04-2012 05:00 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,210
    08-06-2012 12:09 PM Go to last post
  2. upper healm starboard gauges not working

    Over the weekend, I had a new issue crop up. The starboard upper helm controls wouldn’t turn on for some reason when I turned the key. Lower helm...

    Started by GoVols, 08-29-2012 08:38 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,114
    09-07-2012 07:31 AM Go to last post
  3. LED lights

    I'd like to swap out my recessed candecent light bulbs with the LED PAR20 bulbs. Do the LED bulbs put off less heat than the candecent ones? I have...

    Started by GoVols, 05-18-2015 08:37 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,112
    05-20-2015 05:46 AM Go to last post
  4. financing housboat

    I have a guy that wants to buy my boat, but doesn't have the required 20% down payment needed to get the loan. He tried a marine loan broker and his...

    Started by GoVols, 09-15-2015 09:10 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 4,098
    09-23-2015 09:31 PM Go to last post
  5. What's in your tool kit?

    Avast, mateys! We are headed out on the bright blue bay this weekend, I hope, though unlikely to be out of sight of home. (edit: scratch that plan......

    Started by Amelia, 05-22-2015 02:05 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 4,095
    05-31-2015 07:43 PM Go to last post
  6. Glass or Aluminium, Flat bottom or multi-hull

    Just for discussion sake, would you rather have a Fiberglass or Aluminium hull? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? Which is better...

    Started by Truckerbill, 08-21-2016 06:54 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 4,081
    09-03-2016 03:38 PM Go to last post
  7. Some assistance needed with selling

    We custom built a HB/Cruiser in 2007 and sailed all the way down through the ICW to the keys where I am currently docked in a beautiful marina. I put...

    Started by jsj248, 01-11-2017 08:38 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 4,072
    02-02-2017 01:39 PM Go to last post
  8. Where the Hell is Puerto Rico?

    Some here me included would like to preserve some of the threads posted on the old forum. Here's the way I'm suggesting that we attempt to preserve...

    Started by Bamby, 08-24-2012 05:29 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,052
    08-25-2012 07:27 AM Go to last post
  9. Anchoring

    I have a 58' Lakeview and have only anchored a couple times. I tied to one of the corner cleats. I'm wondering if I might be better off dropping an...

    Started by SinOrSwim, 08-30-2015 06:31 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 4,033
    09-11-2015 03:35 PM Go to last post
  10. gibson sold?

    looks like a new owner for Gibson boats, a family in south Dakota took ownership as of march 1st and moving the operation to south Dakota. maybe now...

    Started by 42gibson, 03-09-2017 02:48 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,980
    04-04-2017 11:44 AM Go to last post
  11. Is your lake affected by the shutdown?

    Ramps at a couple of popular lakes in our state have been closed due to the government shutdown, causing cancellation of at least one fishing...

    Started by Zilpo55, 10-15-2013 07:02 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,892
    10-16-2013 06:33 AM Go to last post
  12. Newbies looking for some help

    Hello! My wife and I are thinking of relocating down to the Florida area and have always been interested in houseboats. We are looking to...

    Started by stejeic, 03-31-2015 10:02 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,892
    04-14-2015 11:32 AM Go to last post
  13. Sail vs. Power

    In our previous life we were Coastal and Open Water sailboat cruisers, mostly on the Gulf of Mexico and some Atlantic. Planning a trip was very easy....

    Started by Tony B, 05-28-2014 04:47 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,819
    11-30-2014 05:16 PM Go to last post
  14. Fatal accident near my marina over weekend

    This was all the excitement Sunday at my marina. ...

    Started by GoVols, 09-04-2013 06:59 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,809
    09-19-2013 08:15 PM Go to last post
  15. Girl, 4, Fatally Struck by Houseboat, Father's Legs Severed

    Tragic accident here, but completely avoidable by all parties involved. https://www.yahoo.com/news/girl-4-fatally-struck-houseboat-161000893.html...

    Started by GoVols, 06-30-2017 07:31 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 3,773
    11-08-2017 04:48 AM Go to last post
  16. Thanksgiving

    Did anyone spend Thanksgiving on the boat? I enjoyed the story in the magazine section about the family spending theirs on the boat and having...

    Started by Dan, 11-28-2012 05:02 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,762
    12-03-2012 05:57 AM Go to last post
  17. Myacht 2000 4310 Houseboat Need Log Air Relief Valves

    There are 7 chambers in each of the of the two 'logs'/pontoons on my 4310 2000, Myacht, Tracker Marine houseboat. There is a male, coarse threaded,...

    Started by gerrynolan, 06-25-2015 05:42 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,682
    06-29-2015 02:40 PM Go to last post
  18. Question RiverChase houseboats?

    Hello all, Wife and I are looking at houseboats in central Mississippi. There is a Riverchase 16x70 for sale locally. I cannot find any info on...

    Started by CrawGator, 05-26-2017 01:39 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 3,643
    07-17-2017 01:33 AM Go to last post
  19. Is there no water hook up on a Gibson???

    We just purchased a 1992 Gibson Sport. I can't find a water hook up to connect to city water at the dock. All previous boats we have owned have one...

    Started by HerJoy, 07-25-2016 03:08 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,638
    08-01-2016 11:40 AM Go to last post
  20. European houseboating

    I've had a pretty busy year and have missed checking out this forum each morning 5 weeks ago we flew to Marseilles where we prepped our 41' Morgan...

    Started by joetil, 06-26-2013 05:42 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,609
    06-30-2013 01:32 PM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts