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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 02:21 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 10:42 PM
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  3. 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 08:16 PM
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  4. 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 10:27 PM
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  5. 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 10:18 PM
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  1. Gas question:

    I just made the hour-long trek to buy ethanol-free gas, all ten gallons of it at a time, and decided that was a stinky chore I would like to...

    Started by Amelia, 08-19-2014 12:00 PM
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    03-12-2015 08:01 AM Go to last post
  2. gas range /ele range

    Looking to replace our ele. range to full size gas range. I understand some of the particulars involved, tanks, regulator, line, vent, shut off,...

    Started by dalehollow, 04-07-2013 07:31 PM
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    04-08-2013 06:54 PM Go to last post
  3. Generator question

    When my 12.5 KW Westerbeke generator is running and the A/C cycles on, my boat's lights dim a bit as the generator is hit with the sudden power...

    Started by GoVols, 07-30-2015 07:22 AM
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    08-04-2015 11:57 AM Go to last post
  4. Generator will run A/C but not Heat?

    Our HB has a 12.5kw Westerbeke genset. Initially we had some issues which ended up being caused by the lack of a fuel/water filter.. No idea how it...

    Started by Jeepster04, 10-31-2016 07:18 AM
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    11-22-2016 09:14 AM Go to last post
  5. Geothermal Heat Pumps

    I have been wondering as I've explored our new houseboat and the docks: are there many houseboats with geothermal heat pump systems? It seems to me...

    Started by Zilpo55, 04-23-2013 10:41 AM
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    air conditioner, heat pump, hvac
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    10-18-2016 09:58 PM Go to last post
  6. Getting Horny

    I have a 36' Aft Cabin model and I need a new horn. I am trying to decide whether I want air-electric or just a plain electric horn. Which would...

    Started by Tony B, 01-28-2015 02:31 PM
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    02-14-2015 06:50 PM Go to last post
  7. Getting The Best Gas Mileage

    What are everyone's best tips for getting the most out of a tank of gas this summer?

    Started by austa, 06-08-2017 01:55 PM
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    07-29-2017 08:11 AM Go to last post
  8. Gibson fiberglass hull & beaching

    I am considering a Gibson diesel. My goal to to take long trips with the family and beach and enjoy a long week out on the water. My question is...

    Started by Tillerman7, 07-07-2015 03:23 PM
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  9. Gibson Houseboat company placed up for sale

    http://www.gibsonboats.com/gibson_boats_4_sale.htm

    Started by DitchRider, 04-05-2013 04:42 AM
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    04-24-2013 05:56 PM Go to last post
  10. Gibson Houseboat Freshwater Connection

    OK Gang hopefully one of you experts can help me out here. We've got a 1999 50 Gibson Cabin Yacht with onboatr 100 gallon freshwater tanks and...

    Started by DitchRider, 12-29-2013 07:57 AM
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    09-11-2015 04:43 PM Go to last post
  11. Gibson Houseboats

    Anything new on Gibson opening or not?

    Started by Jakebg, 01-08-2016 12:58 PM
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    01-18-2016 11:09 AM Go to last post
  12. Gibson Houseboats moving to Tea, SD

    On March 1, Kelly and Pam Cawthorne and their son Shane and his wife Danielle Cawthorne, purchased the rights to manufacturer Gibson fiberglass...

    Started by BananaTom, 04-21-2017 07:32 AM
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    04-22-2017 12:58 AM Go to last post
  13. Gibson Railing

    Does anyone know what company made the railing ( square alum.) for the Gibson Houseboats. Wonder if they might still be around. Doing repairs from a...

    Started by Jakebg, 03-25-2014 10:20 AM
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    08-24-2015 04:14 AM Go to last post
  14. 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 03:48 AM
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    04-04-2017 12:44 PM Go to last post
  15. Gibson wiring diagram

    I am looking to find a wiring diagram for my 92 Gibson Sport Series 47'. I have tried to contact Gibson but of course with the recent sale they are...

    Started by River Runner, 04-15-2017 07:30 AM
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    04-25-2017 05:25 AM Go to last post
  16. 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 08:31 AM
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    11-08-2017 05:48 AM Go to last post
  17. 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 07:54 AM
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    09-03-2016 04:38 PM Go to last post
  18. Good Bye Old Forum

    I understand why the old Forum has been laid to rest, and the new has been born. However, it does sadden me to know that all the old posts, and...

    Started by BananaTom, 08-20-2012 04:04 PM
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    08-30-2012 07:43 AM Go to last post
  19. Smile Good to be Back!!!!

    Well, the boataholic bug has bitten again!! I'm back with a new to me 50' Gibson Standard.

    Started by Jolly Time, 06-09-2015 08:19 PM
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    07-29-2015 11:01 AM Go to last post
  20. Great Loop and the Big Bite

    Anyone here ever do the big bite? Between Tarpon Springs, FL and Carrabelle, FL? An even better question, has anyone ever taken a trip from the...

    Started by JTAlberts, 06-14-2016 01:45 PM
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    08-17-2016 06:46 AM Go to last post

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