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  1. 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
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  2. 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
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    09-19-2012 07:31 AM Go to last post
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    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
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  1. Careless captain sinks boat

    Percy Priest has a bad reputation when it comes to lower unit damage, especially in the winter when the lake is down. This poor soul is the latest...

    Started by GoVols, 11-11-2013 07:34 AM
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    11-12-2013 11:03 AM Go to last post
  2. Houseboat fire last weekend

    Just learned of this fire that happened 11/4 at Green River Lake here in Kentucky. One of the many things I worry about when we leave our boat each...

    Started by Zilpo55, 11-07-2013 05:07 AM
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    11-09-2013 03:40 AM Go to last post
  3. Wi Fi Antennas and Boosters

    Hi folks. I haven't been on here in a while. Still trying to get ready to take-off. Has anyone here had any practical experience with Wi Fi...

    Started by Tony B, 10-25-2013 08:25 AM
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    11-08-2013 06:28 AM Go to last post
  4. Thinking of adding porch enclosure

    One of our dock neighbors is having someone come by the dock to quote them an enclosure for their boat. So, for the hell of it, I asked them to go...

    Started by GoVols, 10-23-2013 10:56 AM
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    11-05-2013 05:28 AM Go to last post
  5. Winter is nigh

    Well, the last 2 weekend we were busy with random obligations so it wasn't feasible to take the HB out of the slip. Instead, we took the runabout...

    Started by GoVols, 09-25-2013 06:11 AM
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    11-02-2013 11:57 AM Go to last post
  6. 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
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    10-16-2013 06:33 AM Go to last post
  7. who can tell me where to find it.

    IM looking for a trough to divert the roof water. Our roof has the notches. Id like to find a material some what flexible that might with stand a...

    Started by dalehollow, 10-15-2013 07:19 PM
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    10-15-2013 07:35 PM Go to last post
  8. Found my new boat

    https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/boa/4088822185.html Talk about a ground up project. At least they already got it sandblasted. Just a wild...

    Started by JTAlberts, 10-11-2013 07:23 AM
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    10-15-2013 07:09 AM Go to last post
  9. Accident on my dock last weekend

    So apparently over the weekend a large heavy trawler came into our marina after dark, without lights and way to fast. They had 10 people on board and...

    Started by DitchRider, 10-10-2013 01:32 PM
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    10-10-2013 05:54 PM Go to last post
  10. Stupid stunt at lake

    Saturday was an absolute gorgeous day at our lake this weekend. Blue skies and water like glass. We were tied near the end of a creek enjoying the...

    Started by Zilpo55, 10-07-2013 05:52 AM
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    10-10-2013 10:50 AM Go to last post
  11. 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
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    09-19-2013 08:15 PM Go to last post
  12. Rivers, Creeks and Canals of Central FL

    Hello all, I would like to ask if anyone has taken any routes north from Lake Okeechobee and how far one can go before running into a dam or LLW....

    Started by LLSailor, 04-20-2013 08:17 AM
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    09-11-2013 05:37 AM Go to last post
  13. How much does your electric run?

    I've had my boat for nearly 2 years at the same marina. All this time, they've had a series of funky issues that for one reason or another we've...

    Started by GoVols, 08-06-2013 01:58 PM
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    09-09-2013 06:13 PM Go to last post
  14. Whats your tip? heres a good one

    After doing our HB renovation an adding a side by side with ice maker. I decided to purchase 4-5 first alert water detectors. Was very impressed...

    Started by dalehollow, 09-05-2013 07:44 PM
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    09-09-2013 09:31 AM Go to last post
  15. River Lore

    I stumbled across this and thought some might be interested. http://www.riverlorian.com/languageoftheriver.htm It turns out that a lot of boat and...

    Started by Endurance, 08-20-2013 10:52 AM
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    08-25-2013 07:19 PM Go to last post
  16. newest houseboater

    Here is Jovi Lynn Alberts. 6lbs 8oz 8/16/2013 http://i348.photobucket.com/albums/q359/jtalberts/IMG_0829.jpg

    Started by JTAlberts, 08-17-2013 07:44 AM
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    08-25-2013 02:25 PM Go to last post
  17. Regional differences - anchoring

    I didn't want to hijack the anchoring thread, but in my quest to understand how people in different parts of the world houseboat, I'd like to ask a...

    Started by Endurance, 07-10-2013 11:01 AM
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    08-22-2013 04:23 PM Go to last post
  18. MMC controls have a lag

    Okay, I have MMC controls. They are not synced. Meaning, when I run both motors at say 3000 rpm, the starboard control is pushed about an inch or...

    Started by SinOrSwim, 06-05-2013 09:26 AM
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    08-19-2013 05:16 AM Go to last post
  19. FYI an Ac OPTIONS

    Where we HB the Honda 2000 is an added plus that more an more use to supplement there existing systems, inverters an big gens. They are highly...

    Started by dalehollow, 08-02-2013 09:15 AM
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    08-09-2013 05:21 AM Go to last post
  20. Engine overheat...

    Well since the "what did you do to your houseboat today" thread got closed I guess I'll post it here. FINALLY got the auld bardge running again. ...

    Started by Stmbtwle, 08-07-2013 03:56 PM
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    08-08-2013 11:20 AM Go to last post

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