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Forum: Trailers 06-14-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,186
Posted By FrankSchwab
It’s a characteristic of surge brakes. There...

It’s a characteristic of surge brakes. There ain’t much that you can do about it to the best of my knowledge-if anyone knows better, I’d love to hear about it also.
The problem is that anytime the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-12-2021, 01:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,228
Posted By FrankSchwab
Are you installing an OJ Dripless Seal? Or just...

Are you installing an OJ Dripless Seal? Or just replacing packing? Did you have an OJ Dripless seal before? Does this damaged area on the shaft line up with the seal on the OJ Dripless Seal?

If...
Forum: Trailers 06-11-2021, 09:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,767
Posted By FrankSchwab
As someone with a heavier 200 VRS on a single...

As someone with a heavier 200 VRS on a single axle trailer..
I haven’t found a reliably good tire. You need the highest load rating you can get - my boat is 2500 pounds dry, plus 1000 pounds for the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,228
Posted By FrankSchwab
What are you installing?

What are you installing?
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2021, 12:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,303
Posted By FrankSchwab
Lots of great ideas upthread. I use a small...

Lots of great ideas upthread. I use a small rubber coated fluke style anchor on 3/8 inch twisted nylon for when we’re swimming and only need to deal with wind drift. I pull out the box anchor on...
Forum: Electrical 06-05-2021, 12:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 616
Posted By FrankSchwab
Might be related to the following:

Might be related to the following:
Forum: General Discussion 05-29-2021, 12:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By FrankSchwab
I don't know of anything around Tucson. But from...

I don't know of anything around Tucson. But from my house in Central Phoenix, there are at least three big lakes (Pleasant, Saguaro, Bartlett) within an hour, and three more within two hours...
Forum: General / Other 05-17-2021, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 707
Posted By FrankSchwab
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paper_clip Really...

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paper_clip

Really?
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-17-2021, 09:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 779
Posted By FrankSchwab
So it sounds like your fuel pump isn’t running. ...

So it sounds like your fuel pump isn’t running. There’s a couple of possibilities:
1. The fuel pump is dead
2. The ECM isn’t turning on the fuel pump for some reason.

Because you can’t hear the...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-10-2021, 11:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By FrankSchwab
Yeah, what he sed.

Yeah, what he sed.
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2021, 11:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 922
Posted By FrankSchwab
There were a number of engine options; it's...

There were a number of engine options; it's likely that one of them (or one that they were considering offering but never did) needed an extra inch of clearance above the engine. And, as skydyvr...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-10-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By FrankSchwab
I don't think you want a "loop" in the vent hose...

I don't think you want a "loop" in the vent hose - that would tend to trap water/fuel in the lower part of the loop. I think waterlogged's description is better - you want the vent hose to have a...
Forum: Electrical 05-09-2021, 01:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 621
Posted By FrankSchwab
Yeah, the main circuit breaker has nothing to do...

Yeah, the main circuit breaker has nothing to do with this problem.

90% chance it's the starter solenoid.
Forum: General Discussion 05-09-2021, 12:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By FrankSchwab
I bought an MSC bimini from Amazon a couple of...

I bought an MSC bimini from Amazon a couple of years ago, and I thought it was great. Much stronger frame than the 20-year old one, and the material was fine and was sewn well. A four-bow is a good...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 05-02-2021, 12:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,310
Posted By FrankSchwab
We separate the foil/mast from the board, and...

We separate the foil/mast from the board, and store the pair in one of the rear lockers.
Forum: Electrical 04-30-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By FrankSchwab
I agree with Skram - poke around and find...

I agree with Skram - poke around and find something where you'll replace both sides.

Getting the raw connectors sucks, unless you have the correct crimping tool to attach the wires to the contacts. ...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 04-30-2021, 02:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,310
Posted By FrankSchwab
You can have mine...when you pry it from my cold,...

You can have mine...when you pry it from my cold, dead fingers.

You'll have a blast on it. Learning is a pretty big step - it'll take anywhere from no time (my wife got up first time, and has been...
Forum: General Discussion 04-22-2021, 12:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,710
Posted By FrankSchwab
VRS is "Vibration Reduction System", IIRC. It's...

VRS is "Vibration Reduction System", IIRC.
It's a great boat; I love mine (same boat, though mine is called a "200VRS"). Plenty of great information here. I'll start: this might come in handy -...
Forum: Electrical 03-19-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,371
Posted By FrankSchwab
Yeah, that's a remarkably difficult repair. The...

Yeah, that's a remarkably difficult repair.
The panel that the ignition switch is installed in is held in with two wingnuts that might, or might not, be accessible from the back side. It's a...
Forum: Trailers 03-17-2021, 11:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,700
Posted By FrankSchwab
I put a Kodiak disk brake conversion on mine;...

I put a Kodiak disk brake conversion on mine; best thing I did after fighting with drums all those years. Installation was just as easy as putting in a new backing plate.

I’ll second the other...
Forum: General Discussion 03-06-2021, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,504
Posted By FrankSchwab
I use DigiHud on...

I use DigiHud on android:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.mrchops.android.digihud
The pictures show whole MPH, but you can go into settings and enable tenths.

The problem that...
Forum: Trailers 02-09-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,857
Posted By FrankSchwab
The attached has the bearing/race/seal...

The attached has the bearing/race/seal information that probably applies to your trailer (you probably have dual 3500 pound axles). It might help with sourcing the correct parts.
Forum: Trailers 02-08-2021, 11:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,857
Posted By FrankSchwab
This is where Harbor Freight comes in handy. A...

This is where Harbor Freight comes in handy. A 3-pound hammer (https://www.harborfreight.com/hand-tools/hammers-pry-bars/3-lb-hardwood-drilling-hammer-67817.html) and a 3/4" brass drift...
Forum: Trailers 02-08-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,857
Posted By FrankSchwab
Yeah, the inner race is a bit of a problem to get...

Yeah, the inner race is a bit of a problem to get out. Any local garage or machine shop will press out your old ones and press in new ones for a nominal sum. When I did mine, I took the “whack it...
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 02-01-2021, 12:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 486
Posted By FrankSchwab
You can either get a woodgrain vinyl like:...

You can either get a woodgrain vinyl like:
https://www.amazon.com/Striped-Textured-Furniture-Air-release-Adhesive/dp/B01BCMCVJM
or get replacement panels from someplace like Great Lakes...
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