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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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  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 07:16 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 09:27 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 09:18 PM
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  1. 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
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    05-20-2015 05:46 AM Go to last post
  2. Lets help Chrissy out.

    Christmas help for Burns Craft Hi, I got this from Chrissy Sunday Ed Do you have any thing? I attempted to post to the forum but wasn't able...

    Started by OLD HOUSEBOATER, 12-20-2015 08:11 AM
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    12-23-2015 12:17 PM Go to last post
  3. Life and times of OHB

    Since it seems that OHB has owned more houseboats than years I have lived, I'd like to hear more about them. On the old forum he posted some...

    Started by JTAlberts, 09-25-2012 05:53 PM
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    10-09-2012 09:31 PM Go to last post
  4. Living Aboard

    I know we have discussed this a bit on the old forum, but want to bring it up again because now I'm thinking about making the change.......and we...

    Started by Dan, 07-17-2012 03:35 PM
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    living aboard a houseboat
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    09-13-2012 03:49 PM Go to last post
  5. Living in a houseboat

    Hi, I am a university student doing a project on small space living. I am looking specifically at furniture in small homes. It would be great if...

    Started by harriwood95, 10-04-2016 03:09 AM
    home, houseboat, lifestyle, living, research
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    10-06-2016 03:19 PM Go to last post
  6. Looking for a Hatch Hinge

    Anyone seen a designed hatch hinge for the inside hatch (32X32- 3/4" thick plywood plus covering), for a houseboat salon. Hope to locate a source.

    Started by dalehollow, 03-14-2013 07:24 AM
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    03-24-2013 01:05 PM Go to last post
  7. Looking for Gibson manual

    Does anyone have a manual they would be willing to share or can you point me in the right direction? I'm looking for a wiring schematic and overall...

    Started by HerJoy, 08-01-2016 11:02 AM
    owner manual, wiring schematic
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    08-03-2016 11:49 PM Go to last post
  8. Looking for Myacht houseboat info

    I am looking for any information on a 1997 43 ft Myacht house boat I need all specifications on pontoons such as holding tank gallons gas tank...

    Started by Jeff, 09-23-2015 04:03 PM
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    10-11-2015 11:37 AM Go to last post
  9. looking for the best price

    IM wondering who might know of a site, where I can find the Honda Gen 2000, at the lowest price possible. I just sold our's on ebay for nearly what...

    Started by dalehollow, 09-04-2012 06:29 PM
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    09-08-2012 08:14 PM Go to last post
  10. looks like Gibson will reopen

    Gibson could well reopen after the first of the year. In addition to the current line of boats a trawler type will be introduced with Yen Mars for...

    Started by pirate, 11-25-2014 11:57 AM
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    10-03-2015 06:15 AM Go to last post
  11. Lost electric how do you tell?

    I have a 47' houseboat. The dock power is sometimes flaky. How do you tell when the power has gone out and come back later while you were gone. The...

    Started by River Runner, 05-03-2017 04:27 AM
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    06-11-2017 04:59 AM Go to last post
  12. Lost one duo prop

    So, my boat wasn't responding and handling like it normally does. I knew something was off but I could still drive. Our boats come out for the...

    Started by SinOrSwim, 11-01-2014 05:01 PM
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    11-10-2014 09:32 AM Go to last post
  13. Low hours boats - what should I watch for when buying?

    {I originally posted this as a reply to OHB's newbie post. I've decided to do a new thread} Shopping for a used boat, a couple that we like have...

    Started by Zilpo55, 08-09-2012 09:28 AM
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    08-25-2012 04:55 AM Go to last post
  14. LPG Bottles

    I am planning on carrying two 40 lb propane bottles on my back deck. Actually it’s the top of the aft cabin. My boat is a Mainship 36 DC and is not...

    Started by Tony B, 10-31-2012 11:23 AM
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    06-04-2015 06:45 AM Go to last post
  15. Magma Grill..... Where to put it??

    ok... got my West Marine rewards certificates today and decided to get a Magma Catalina grill for our Gibson. So.... Where to put it? Do I pop...

    Started by DitchRider, 08-31-2012 12:30 PM
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    09-10-2012 01:39 AM Go to last post
  16. Mainas that allow liveaboard?

    The wife and I are considering getting another houseboat as our retirement home. One of the issues (and yes, there are many!) is trying to find...

    Started by Charles, 02-16-2015 06:05 PM
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    02-27-2015 12:30 PM Go to last post
  17. Maintenance Fees

    I have seen some info on here but wonder what is a reasonable maintenance fee for a 20x70 foot slip with water and garbage pickup?

    Started by desimulacra, 12-10-2015 07:11 AM
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    12-15-2015 05:16 PM Go to last post
  18. Make it sop!!! Houseboat wanders at anchor like a drunken sailor

    Ok all.. After months or repair and refit we've taken our new Gibson 50' out for the weekend. We decided to go the 40 miles north up to Peck Lake...

    Started by DitchRider, 09-02-2012 06:25 AM
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    08-31-2015 09:04 AM Go to last post
  19. Question Making a Houseboat Seaworthy

    Hi all, I'm the eldest son in my family, and we've recently bought an 80ft Dutch Barge. A while back it had a working propulsion system, and was...

    Started by fekkin, 10-16-2016 10:10 AM
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    cost, dutch, engine, propulsion, restoring
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    10-31-2016 02:03 PM Go to last post
  20. marietta ,ohio sternwheeler festival

    the marietta sternwheeler festival is coming up quick. its sept. 7-8-9. if your even close to the area( by boat or car) you should stop by and see...

    Started by 42gibson, 08-23-2012 07:37 PM
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    08-24-2012 02:48 PM Go to last post

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