1st post.. So hear it goes.
I have a 23 ft center console and can't wait to hit the water and was wondering if anybody wanted to split fuel? Have fished the southern CT river for a few years and had so so luck some days great and some not so great but that's fishing. If your interested let...
I have a 1996 Merc 150 efi outboard with 550 hours on it. This season I have probably used about 150 gallons of gas including 5 or so trips with constant running of the motor for 6+ hours at a time. today was no different with a trip from plymouth to the SW corner and back. luckily everything...
First my boat...24' 4Winns Cuddy cabin
drafts at approx 36"
Heavy boat(5-6K lbs)... When the canvas is
erected it will blow with the wind.
260 HP Merc IO
The swim platform is still on her. I haven't decided if that'll
stay or not. I like having the platform across the stern.
If I add a...
State Fuel Tax refund
State Fuel Tax Refunds to Individuals
Information & Procedures
Since BoatUS Government Affairs undertook a state-by-state survey of how state marine fuel taxes are managed, they found a handful of states that provide refunds directly to boaters who apply for them. Some 30...
while we had the boat out the other day we noticed that on two occasions the engine sputtered. It wasnt anything drastic, it happened quick and it wasnt like the engine completely shut down.....we were driving at a descent speed (i cant remeber rpms or anyting but we werent flying and we werent...
I recently crossed over to the dark side and bought MY very first boat. 17' Sea Hunt CC with a 125 Merc ELPTO. I've been on and operated boats my whole life, but never owned my own until now.
With all the worries and concern with ethanol in gasoline I want to be sure there is a...
I have a 1960 Mercury 300 that I just bought and it doesn't seem to be getting fuel past the valve that comes off with a quarter turn. There's fuel going up to that valve, but not past it. Could it just be stuck, or does it need replacement?
Ethanol, have you been reading up on it. Sounds like trouble to me. They say it's bad for fiberglass tanks, shelf life is 60 to 90 days, stirs up junk in your tanks, mixes with water. When it goes bad ,the hole tank of gas is bad? with the old gas(MTBE) the water went to the bottom of the tank...
Motor Fuel Tax Refunds
1. Statutory Provision
Title 30, Delaware Code, Chapter 51, Subchapter I, §5120(a).
This provision allows for a refund of motor Fuel taxes in the following circumstances:
Gas sold for use in stationary engines...