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    replace pontoon logs

    One word: E.X.P.E.N.S.I.V.E. Two words: VERY EXPENSIVE
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    Dented pontoons

    Just as a data point, replacing two pontoons you’re looking at between $18k - $20k in parts, labor, and shipping, so until you file an insurance claim, nothing is going to get done.
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    pontoon weight

    Without trailer, motor, fuel,2 pontoons, that 1,600 sounds about right.
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    Front gate difficult to open and close

    ....And spray some silicone lubricant on the length of the hinge.
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    Dented pontoons

    I would bet the rent check that it was laid down improperly in storage. Even short term, you’re looking at 3,000 lbs or more of load on any given point along the length of the pontoons. They probably blocked out the port and starboard pontoons in the wrong (unsupported) places and dented the...
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    New Wrap On toon’s.

    That’s what my question was. I figured that the trailer bunks would tear them up with constant loading/unloading.
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    New Wrap On toon’s.

    Wow! That’s amazing! Thanks for sharing this info.
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    The pollen is crazy in our cove.......

    That top photo looks like my sinus cavities
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    New Wrap On toon’s.

    My concern is going to be the boat trailer. I would guess that they would get torn up pretty quickly. Maybe If I just wrap the top half....
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    New Wrap On toon’s.

    Fascinating! So it doesn’t wear off from pounding of waves? Also, you’re saying that it holds up in saltwater as well? VERY INTERESTED IN MORE INFO. Who/where was the work done? What is the wrap material?
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    F150 Engine Info & GPS Changeout Questions

    Here's a very good thread that will explain it all: And another good paper:
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    F150 Engine Info & GPS Changeout Questions

    Any NMEA 2000 Starter Kit will have what you need. You will also need the Lowrance cable that plugs into your Yamaha motor. The design of a NMEA 2000 network is such that it's a bus architecture (think of a long pipe with a bunch of T connectors, with a things called a Terminators; one at each...
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    Wave damage

    Did you happen to get the registration of the yacht? They are responsible for their wake, and perhaps a case could be made insurance-wise.