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Old 12-23-2014, 07:06 PM   #21
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City: Marathon, Florida
Vessel Name: Walkabout
Vessel Model: 1989 Sea Ray 380 Aft Cabin
Join Date: Jan 2012
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Originally Posted by Greatlaker221 View Post
Thank you all. It's a lot of work, but nice to be inside in WI. It cost a bundle but necessary to get the stack of projects done by spring. Watching your great job on the thruster is tempting me!
I used the thruster for the first time yesterday (other than just playing around). I had to pull into a canal do a 180 and then dock in front of two boats rafted at the dock which made it even tighter. The thruster worked great and made the job easy. The rudder modification was also a big success. It was well worth the $900 as the boat handles fantastic now. I would recommend it to any one with a single screw TT.
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Old 09-16-2015, 06:33 AM   #22
City: Watch Hill, RI
Vessel Name: "Grand Tango"
Vessel Model: 1987 34' Fu Hwa Europa
Join Date: Jun 2014
Posts: 13
I notice that later in the season my keel fills with water and maybe its my imagination but the boat seems more stable. Should I keep this filled with water ? Will bleach(to prevent alge) damage the glass?
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