| Outdoor Board|| Why are outboard motors so &%$*^$ expensive! - Tbooux on 7/14/14 at 9:15 pm|
Seriously for the life of me I cant figure out why a new outboard is so freaking expensive! Talking to a co worker that just repowered with a 200 yamahammer last month and spent $17k by the time he bought controls, installation, etc.
Theres a decent amount of cars on the market now that you can g...
| Outdoor Board|| Website for Historical fishing weather data - Tbooux on 7/13/14 at 7:37 pm|
Got lazy over the last several months and havent been logging all weather info in my fishing data spreadsheet. I've found a couple but havent found a site that can give me everything I'm looking for in one page such as temp, wind, pressure, moon phase, tide range, etc. Currently having to look at 3 ...
| Outdoor Board|| Ideads for building Boat Shed - Tbooux on 7/5/14 at 7:00 pm|
Need to build a boat shed at my camp, thinking of going with a metal carport type structure you see everywhere now a day, anyone done anything different?...
| Tech Board|| TD Camera Experts Hassleblad 500 - Tbooux on 7/1/14 at 9:23 pm|
Inherited a Hassleblad 500C with a ton of accessories from my grandfather. Was told this was the epitome of camera quality back in the day. Anyone have any experience with them and if their still worth anything?
| Outdoor Board|| EPIRB or Spot tracker - Tbooux on 6/30/14 at 9:00 pm|
Want some sort of safety device for my boat, considering an EPIRB device or a spot tracker.
EPIRB like this one [link=(http://www.amazon.com/ACR-PLB-375-ResQLink-Personal-Locating/dp/B006JXY0CQ/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1404179610&sr=1-1&keywords=epirb)]LINK[/link]
$260 with no monthl...
| Outdoor Board|| So theres a GDKC in my camp - Tbooux on 5/31/14 at 8:58 pm|
Packing up to leave my camp which is a travel trailer and heard something crawling underneath it when I got out of the shower. Thought it was a rat so go outside and crawl underneath to see if I can find where it got it.
Trailer has an insulated subfloor which is jut a layer of insulation with a...
| Outdoor Board|| Weekend Results Thread - Didnt fish addition - Tbooux on 5/11/14 at 4:53 pm|
Didn't hit the water this weekend but did run down to the camp to cut the grass and put a hydro jack plate on my rig, cant wait to try her out and see how she runs!
| Money Talk|| Insurance claim check - Tbooux on 3/26/14 at 8:55 am|
Just received a claim check on roof damage from a hail storm last month, check is written to myself, my wife, & my mortgage company.
Can I just deposit check so I can begin repairs or do I need to do anything special since the mortgage company is listed on the check?...
| Outdoor Board|| From the Makers of Flex Seal - Tbooux on 3/16/14 at 6:20 pm|
Flex Shot :lol: :lol:
two cans + bonus can of flex seal = Mind Blown :lol:...
| Outdoor Board|| Cannon Safe Problems - Tbooux on 3/11/14 at 8:44 pm|
I have a Cannon American Eagle 32 gun safe with combo dial, had over 10 years with no problems. Well the 10 years have ended as I've been trying for the last week to get this thing open. Yes I know the correct combination BTW :lol:
Anyone else had a similar problems?
Any recommendations on wh...
| Outdoor Board|| Got my Euro Mount Hydro Dipped Camo - Tbooux on 3/5/14 at 1:15 pm|
Came out awesome!
| Outdoor Board|| Nice Buck killed on I-10 West - Tbooux on 2/10/14 at 6:39 am|
Just passed a nice buck hit by a van on I-10 West before Highland Road. Couldn't tell exactly what he was but was definitely a nice rack buck.
Hate to see one go like that. :wah: :wah:...
| Outdoor Board|| Whitetail Taxidermy poses - Tbooux on 2/7/14 at 12:58 pm|
Dropping off a nice buck at taxidermist next week, cant decide on pose, thinking of semi sneak turned to the left. Was originally thinking full sneak, what does the OB'ers have? Post some pics! :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| Turkey Hunting Outfitter reccommendations - Tbooux on 1/27/14 at 4:07 pm|
Looking to take some clients on a Turkey hunt this spring, anyone know of any outfitters no more than a 4 hr drive of BR?
| Outdoor Board|| Any OB'ers need a dog Kennel?? - Tbooux on 1/13/14 at 7:00 pm|
Cleaning out house, figured I'd offer up to a fellow ob'er that could put it to go use. :cheers:[img]http://i1250.photobucket.com/albums/hh533/tbooux/IMG_5511_zpsded29f2a.jpg[/img]
| Outdoor Board|| Fishing this weekend Roll Call - Tbooux on 1/10/14 at 3:32 pm|
Cant make up my mind to head down to Dularge or not :dunno:
Weather forecasts are all over the place as usual! :lol:...
| Outdoor Board|| Affordable Boat Act - New Government Program - Tbooux on 11/6/13 at 3:55 pm|
Just got this in an email. :lol:
Affordable Boat Act
Hot off the presses..........
The U.S. government has just passed a new law called: "The affordable boat
act" declaring that every citizen MUST purchase a new boat, by April 2014.
These "affordable" boats will cost an average o...
| Outdoor Board|| Upgrading trolling motor. Size suggestion - Tbooux on 11/5/13 at 8:28 pm|
Currently have a 22' blazer bay 2200 with a older model motorguide 109# 36v thats crapping out on me. Going to upgrade to a Minn Kota iPilot, my batteries are 5+ years old so going to swap them out when I upgrade, considering dropping down to the 24v 80# thrust model to save some cash and I see alot...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone pickup up shop at Camps for Karen? - Tbooux on 10/4/13 at 9:00 am|
I'm in Dularge with a travel trailer, think I'm gong to leave her down there. Don't think were going to see much surge, just some wind and rain.
Anyone else packing up and heading North?...
| Outdoor Board|| Offshore Fishing Charters (Enclosed Cabin) - Tbooux on 9/24/13 at 10:38 am|
Anyone know of any offshore fishing operation in LA that has cabin boats to make an overnight trip?
Looking into Steve Tomeny out of Fourchon just seeing if anyone else out there. Entertaining some business people and want them to be comfortable.
I've spent many of miserable of days in CC or ...
| O-T Lounge|| advice on traveling to venice, italy - Tbooux on 9/23/13 at 7:55 pm|
anyone stayed in venice before? spending a couple nights after a cruise in a couple weeks and looking to book hotel room. just wondering whats a good area to be in thats not a matchbox and close to the sights without spend $1k a night!
| Money Talk|| Term vs Whole Life - Tbooux on 9/18/13 at 8:20 am|
Figured this may be a topic that is beat to death on here, I looked several pages back but didn't see anything. Feel free to link previous threads that may have good info.
Leaning more towards term as to me the money spent on a full life policy could be better invested elsewhere and as long as I ...
| Outdoor Board|| Boat Gelcoat Repairs - Tbooux on 9/17/13 at 8:15 pm|
I have a couple spots on my deck where it looks like the gelcoat must have had a bubble in it and the gelcoat has chiped out. Hole is approx 1/8" deep and I've got 2-3 of them I've noticed.
Was thinking about just filling with marine epoxy to make sure they dont spread or chip anymore. Anyone el...
| Outdoor Board|| Yamaha Outboard electrical issues - Tbooux on 9/14/13 at 6:55 pm|
I have a Yamaha 150 2 stroke, Fished today about mid morning I went to move and had nothing, no tilt, ignition, etc. Disconnected the battery and let it sit for a minute then re-connected and she fired right up. She died on me every time I stopped for the rest of the day, and every time I disconnect...
| Outdoor Board|| Problems with Marine VHF radio - Tbooux on 8/12/13 at 10:06 pm|
Having problems with my VHF radio on my boat where the boat next to me hears static when I try and transmit and I hear nothing when they try and transmit to me. I can get weather channels fine which has me confused in not knowing whether its my antenna or radio giving me trouble. Anybody know of a w...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best place to sell small BGE - Tbooux on 8/4/13 at 7:15 pm|
Looking to sell my small BGE & custom built table to upgrade to a bigger size, anybody have any suggestions on other markets than craigslist to sell it on?
| Money Talk|| Finding sold data for realestate - Tbooux on 8/3/13 at 7:42 pm|
Looking at buying a house FSBO and selling mine as well to eliminate the bloodthristy realators. Does anyone know if there's a way to access selling prices of houses without having to use a realator?
Considering just calling a Realtor and seeing if they would feed me info for some cash?? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Recommend TMJ Doctor in BR area?? - Tbooux on 7/9/13 at 9:04 am|
Anybody have experience with a Dr in BR area that specalizes in TMJ? Had my old dentist make a splint for me and made the problem worse, been going to a different dentist and he wants to try a different split, but I'd rather go to a specialist to ensure I get the problem fixed right without having t...
| Food and Drink Board|| Trading in BGE for a larger model - Tbooux on 6/24/13 at 8:29 pm|
I have a small BGE that was given to me as a gift, the more I cook on it the more I wish I had a bigger one as I'm always running out of room. Someone told me that BGE offers upgrades to larger sizes, anyone ever heard of this??
For your troubles, a couple of my recent meals :cheers:
| Outdoor Board|| World record Bass Hoist - Tbooux on 6/19/13 at 8:00 am|
No foot, no scribbled out face, World record though so I say its a 10!...