Downeast Boat Forum

  1. Welcome

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    1. Downeast Boat NEWBIES

      If you are new to Downeast Boats or this forum please introduce yourself and ask any questions here. "There are no dumb questions"
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      Latest: Newbie arrived MDI45, Feb 23, 2017 at 4:16 PM
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    2. Downeast Boat General Discussion

      "Everything Downeast Boat" ..Here you can ask advice on the purchase of a DE ,marine product/ supplier discussion, Where to/ how to.
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      Latest: Stainless running gear; paint or not? southshore30, Feb 27, 2017 at 9:45 PM
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    3. Downeast Boat Builders (25 Ft+)

      A general discussion on all of your favorite builders of downeast boat 25ft and over & your experiences, opinions, and specs of each..Mussel Ridge ,H&H, Holland, Sisu, Wayne Beal, Calvin Beal, Wesmac ,Lowell,Duffy, Otis Enterprises,Young Brothers, Spencer Lincoln, BHM / Seaworthy, Northern Bay, Terry Jason, Clark Island Boat Works,General Marine,Osmond Beal, JC, Flower's Boat Works, , Nauset, Repco, Webbers Cove, Downeast Boats & Composites, Morgan Bay Boats, Mainely Boats, Lights Fiberglass, Sargents Boats, Farrin's Boat Shop...etc.
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      Latest: More DE purchase questions... Thanks xbskt, Feb 27, 2017 at 9:41 PM
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    4. "Pocket" Downeast Boats (14-24ft)

      A general discussion on smaller Downeast Boats 14-24ft. Here you will small lobster boats and center consoles. Popular builders include Eastern, Holland, Sisu, Seaway,Calvin Beal, General Marine, Mitchell Cove, Repco, Webbers Cove, and more.
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      Latest: 1979 22 sisu apm123, Feb 23, 2017 at 8:22 PM
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    5. Downeast Boat Pictures

      Here you can litter the forum with pictures of downeast boats of all shapes and sizes. Post pictures of your boat, boats from around the web, or boats from your harbor. Ask members to identify hull types.
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      Latest: Some DE Pics RESTLESSKID, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:35 AM
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    6. Downeast Projects and Boat Building

      Post pictures of your boat projects, ask for help, and learn how to complete your boat project or repair. Discuss different Marine Epoxies, Resins, Paints,Molds, Composites, Hull/Top Kits,Cores, etc.
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      Latest: New 35 Foot Terry Jason goin4broke, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:17 PM
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    7. Downeast Engine Room

      Marine Diesels, Marine Inboard Gas Engines, Outboards,...Discussion on tips to repair, maintain, purchase, and install. Discuss issues, Propellers, Rudders, Shaft Seals etc
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      Latest: Bow Thruster Motor Repair johna, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:19 AM
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    8. Marine Electrical / Electronics

      Marine electronics/wiring … Installation toubleshooting and repair of Marine wiring systems, Sounders, Boat GPS, Fish Finders, Radar, VHF. Reviews.
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      Latest: SI-TEX SVX 760 hardcore1, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:56 PM
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    9. Skiffs and Small Work Boats

      Category for plywood skiff builds, Brockways, Amesbury, Sturdy, George Williams, Stonington, Five Islands, ROS, Holland, Lobster Skiffs, Crabbing Skiffs, Skiff plans, Skiff Restorations.
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      Latest: Raising Deck on Skiff leaky, Feb 10, 2017
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    10. Forum Problems, Comments, Suggestions, Help

      Please let us know if you have any questions comments or concerns. learn how to post pictures and use the forum to its full extent.
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      Latest: small type; previously viewed threads Bill, Feb 27, 2017 at 7:26 PM
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    1. The Cove

      Everything else not boat related, Trucks, Off Topic Projects, youtube videos, instagram pics, etc..
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    2. Mermaid Of The Day

      A daily mermaid posted by the members of the forum
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    1. Classifieds for Downeast Boats /Marine Equipment

      List your Downeast/ Lobsterboat for free. Sell your Boat, Lobster Traps, Permits, EPIRB, Marine Engines, Lobster Skiffs, Livewells, Tuna Fishing Tackle,Hydraulic Pot Haulers, Fiberglass/ Resins, Trailers, Moorings, gill nets, etc.
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      Latest: Furuno FCV-627 - No Transducer marktore, Feb 27, 2017 at 9:33 PM
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    2. Found Boats For Sale

      Let the other members know about downeast boats for sale on craigslist, yachtworld, uncle henrys, etc.
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      Latest: 2005 29ft. H&H southshore30, Feb 27, 2017 at 9:29 PM
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    3. Found Parts, Materials, Marine Electronics etc

      A section for users to post found engines, parts, materials, electronics, props etc new or used that you find..Post results from craigslist, ebay, uncle henrys, a dealers website etc..
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      Latest: Want a good laugh? Old Mud, Feb 9, 2017
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    1. Tuna Talk

      General discussion of Bluefin Tuna Fishing on Stellwagen Bank, George's Bank, Grand Banks, The Canyons etc. Talk techniques, tournaments, water temps, depth, and tides..Post pics of your catch and tell the fishing tale.
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      Latest: How many of you use rod braces on penn 130's? Old Mud, Feb 24, 2017 at 9:23 AM
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    2. Commercial Fishermen's Forum

      General talk about the commercial fishing industry. Lobstering, Longlining, Gillnetting, Trawling, Shrimping, Crabbing, etc.
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      Latest: commercial fish buyers in RI Blitzen, Feb 27, 2017 at 8:55 AM
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    3. Striper, Blues, Cod, Haddock, Hake, Sharks

      General discussion and fishing report of game fish in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey. Enlighten the forum with your tips, tides, tricks, lures, bait, and hot spots. Post Pictures of your catch.
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      Latest: Cal Sheets reel blueprinting tailhook, Feb 27, 2017 at 8:21 PM
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    1. Precision Marine Center- Discount Electronics

      Wholesale Pricing On Radars, Sonars, Chartplotters, Autopilots, Software and More! System Consultation from Precision Marine Center's Marine Electronics expert. Check for daily specials from EPIRBs to Echo Sounders from a true Downeast Enthusiast. Authorized and Certified Technical Dealer for Furuno, Simrad, Raymarine, Si-Tex, Koden,KVH. Consultant & Supplier to many shipyards, including FlowersBoatworks&Wesmac.www.precisionmarinecenter.com
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      Latest: Autopilot for simrad Wharf Rat, Jan 12, 2017
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    2. Soundown-Leader in Noise and Vibration Engineering

      Soundown is the worldwide leader in noise control materials. Downeast builders were among Soundown's original customers, Post here to talk about insulation, engine mounts, and exhaust systems or noise reduction in general. Email sams@soundown.com or soundown.com
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      Latest: Soundown Kit chortle, Jan 13, 2015
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    3. Precision Marine Center- Diesel & Propulsion

      Trade Pricing On Engines, Generators, Gears, Turbos, Intercoolers& Parts! . A ‘Gold-Plus’ Dealer for Yanmar, Certified Cummins, Authorized Volvo Penta, Scania, ZF, Twin Disc, Fischer-Panda, Onan and more. The wrench-heads at Precision have a ton of experience calculating power and performance with every kind of hull design.www.precisionmarinecenter.com
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      Latest: props Numasahake, Feb 20, 2017
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    4. Port Niantic Marine

      We are the marine re-powering specialists in Niantic, CT; offering diesel engine installations.Factory Authorized Sales for:Yanmar,Cummins, Scania, Zeus, Westerbeke, Phasor, Elco,ABYC Certified Master Marine Technician Certification, portniantic.com
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    5. Mack Boring & Parts Company

      We are the experts supplying Diesel Engines and Power Products for Commercial and Pleasureboat Marine users as well as Industrial markets.Yanmar, Mitsubishi, Isuzu, Scania, Steyr Motors, OXE Diesel Outboard, Suzuki, Marine Transmissions, Aquadrive, GPP www.mackboring.com - 800-MACK-ENG
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    6. Otis Enterprises Marine Corp. (OEM MARINE)

      Since 1979 Otis Enterprises Marine (OEM Marine) are builders of custom downeast boats ranging from your basic lobster boat to your classic luxury day cruiser. OEM Marine is the builder of the 42' OEM and also does repairs and storage.
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      Latest: PinWheel Jackson, Jan 6, 2017
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