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  1. Often times boat names are linked to: What style of boat you have (triple threat with the tri-hull), how it is you came about the $$ or career you chose to make your living, what types of things happen on your boat (ie are you just "chillin" or is it always "pandemonium", or anything else you can think of. When I bought my 26' Hydrasport with twin 225's I though of naming it double trouble because I know how much work it would be maintaining big twin motors, but ultimately left it as "temporary insanity" because this boat has a LOT of power
  2. New House

    Not a good idea
  3. Help with my motor

    Had the exact same problem on rainy river last year in my buddies boat with the same motor. Revd up fine in Neutral but no power in forward. We were ready to scrap the motor and sell the boat. It ended up needing new plugs and ran perfectly.
  4. Drywall Recommendations

    Feel free to call me if you like. I am a large drywall contractor out of Blaine. I could send one of my estimators out possibly tomorrow or else Monday. Meanwhile I'll be up on the Rainy River!!
  5. Planner boards question

    Here is that vid of one of russels guys talking about sams pro release Sorry the links not working well try to cut and paste im working off my phone here
  6. Planner boards question

    Russel the owner of tbethe shop also has a youtube video out there showing how the sams pro releases work if u google it. I like my front clip to release (with the sams pro) but then i am not crazy about my boards sliding down and repeatedly smashing into my next knot at my doubleuni knot or swivel. so i attach the red or16 release on in place of rear pin/clip so that it holds the board to the line until i remove it at back of boat
  7. Planner boards question

    I use walleye boards for outside boards (4) and the tx44s for inside boards pulling 300 copper or full leadcores. You can buy sams pro release here
  8. Planner boards question

    And no, if you are fishing the great lakes that does not mean that you must be talking about using the big dumb mast boards. Inlines are more effective and more common on lake Michigan for sure and probably superior as well
  9. Planner boards question

    for in line planer boards: Most guys run either church walleye boards or off shore planer boards. Cburch also makes a similar sized tx 22 but they suck because you cannot move the weight forward. I am not familiar with ziggy boards but a few guys do use them. if you would like to have the boards release i reccomend installing a sams pro release on the front clip of board. I just switched to 8 of them for this year. They are $8.00 each and allow you to 'pop' open the release with a sharp tug of the rod. You can then fight the fish without fighting the planing action of the board.
  10. New House

    With the new building code you will now be required to hang 1/2" gyspum wallboard on your basment ceilings, even if unfinished. If you can, save yourself some money and headaches later and try to get all of your hvac, plumbing, and low voltage lines ran because if not, you will be tearing down all of the rock that your builder hung on the basement lids to do so. This new code just changed last month. Also ovcr 4500 sq ft of finished space including the basment will require you to have sprinklers.
  11. Friday is the last day MN

    thanks for the thread I almost biffed it
  12. I have tied a few hundred of them. Why not run quick change clevises on all of them? I do. It is the only way to go. Not too sure about treble hooks it seems unnecesasry they usaully smash spinners anyways and hookups should not be an issue. With trebles you are adding cost to you rig; making the hooks easier to see, and creating more snag problems. If you take an assemebly line method you will be able to tie them exponentially faster. I do 5 at a time; cut of 5 lenths of line, tie all 10 hooks, add all the beads, add all the swivels, etc.. It is fast
  13. Building up a seasonally wet trail

    Argo's are painfully slow in the water (about 2mph) but at least it's easy going you wouldn't be sweated up. And if theres less than about a foot of water you will be able to clip along pretty good.
  14. Move Kalil to Guard??

    Ben Leber on KFAN has came out and basically said that Kalil has no where near the proper skill set/physical attributes for Guard and that it is not a possibility to move him there.
  15. Anybody chip their newer Duramax that is running Diesel Exhaust Fluid? My truck has been slowed to 55mph and is calling for me to service my Diesel Exhaust Fluid- Instead I am thinking of just bypassing the DEF with a chip or 'tuner' becasue I am about tired of the DEF. I know one guy that has done it but was just looking for input from someone that has had positive or negative success with it.