Downeast Boat Forum

Downeast Boat Forum

Downeast Boat NEWBIE Introductions

If you are new to Downeast Boats or this forum you can introduce yourself here and tell us where you are from, what boats you own or have owned, and anything else you want to share or ask. Take note"There are no dumb questions" on this forum.
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Downeast Boat General Discussion

"Everything Downeast Boat" ..Industry news, general information etc.
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Downeast Boats (25 Ft+)

A general discussion on all of your favorite builders & designers of downeast boat 25ft and over & your experiences, opinions, and specs of each..Mussel Ridge ,H&H Marine, 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, we also welcome Dyer, Fortier, Tripp Angler, Mackenzie Cuttyhunk, Wasque, Brownell..etc.
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"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, Sisu, Holland ,Seaway, Calvin Beal, General Marine, Mitchell Cove, Repco, Webbers Cove, and more.
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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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Downeast Projects and Boat Building

Post pictures of your boat projects, ask for help, and learn how to complete your boat project or repair. Topics include- topside hardware such as hatches, doors, rub rail kits, spray rails, radar masts, etc Discuss the different Marine Epoxies, Resins, Paints, Gelcoats and their application methods along with ,Molds, Composites, Hull/Top Kits,Cores.
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Downeast Engine Room

Marine Diesels, Outboards, Marine Inboard Gas Engines, along with Running Gear and Auxiliary systems such as bilges, washdown pumps, fuel management, steering systems, exhaust. Manufacturers like .John Deere, Volvo, Scania, CAT, Cummins, Yanmar, Isuzu, Detroit, Lugger, Mercruiser , Crusader, Yamaha, Suzuki, Johnson, Honda Etc. .Discussion on tips to repair, maintain, purchase, and install. Discuss parts, propellers, rudders, shaft seals etc, fuel burn etc.
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Marine Electrical / Electronics

Marine electronics & wiring-Installation, troubleshooting, and repair of Marine wiring systems, Sounders, Boat GPS, Fish Finders, Radar, VHF. Product Reviews etc. Discuss circuit breakers / fuse blocks, batteries, shore power, battery switches, solar power, wire gauge sizes, heat shrink connectors etc.
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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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Cruising, Navigating, & Ports O’ Call

General dicscussion on crusing, pictures of trips, rafting / tie ups, guest moorings, transient slips etc.
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Local Marine Services & Suppliers

Recommend or ask for recommendations - Storage Yards, Marine Parts, Surveyors, Boat Haulers, Brokers, Marine/Diesel Mechanics, Insurance guys, Shrink Wrapping Guys, Marine Electronics technicians, Fiberglass Repair Shops etc.
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Downeast Boat YouTube Videos

Here you can post New build launches, Lobster Boat Racing Videos, etc.
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Forum Info, 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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Classifieds

Classifieds for Downeast Boats

List your Downeast Boat for free here. Skiffs also welcome
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Found Boats For Sale

Let the other members know about downeast boats for sale on craigslist, eBay, yachtworld, etc.
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Used Boat Parts, Fishing Gear, Electronics, etc

Windows, Propellers, Rudders, Stern bearings, Lobster Traps, Survival Suits, Life Rafts, Penn Internationals, Fiberglass Rolls, Boat Stands, Trailers, Stainless Hardware etc etc.
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Used Marine Engines ,Outboards, Gears, Parts

Engines, Outboards, Gears, Panels, Exhaust Components, Wiring Harnesses, Turbos, Alternators, Intercoolers,Racors.. anything engine related. .. John Deere, Detroit Diesel, Caterpillar ,Yanmar, Certified Cummins, Volvo Penta, Scania, ZF, Twin Disc,Onan etc
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Want to Buy Boats

AKA WTB / ISO...If you are looking for a particular boat please post your ad here.
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Want to Buy Parts

AKA WTB / ISO..If you are looking for a boat part, engine part, fishing gear, a trailer, etc.. this is the place to post.
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Found- Engines, Parts, Materials, 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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Fishing Forum

Bluefin Tuna Talk

General discussion of Bluefin Tuna Fishing on Stellwagen Bank, George's Bank, Jeffreys Ledge, Etc. Regulations, permits ,bait , hooks, flourocarbon, safety equipment , market conditions , pictures etc
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Lobstermen & Commercial Fishermen's Forum

General talk about the commercial fishing industry. Lobstering, Longlining, Gillnetting, Trawling, Shrimping, Crabbing, etc. Price checks, crew, traps & gear etc.
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Sportfishing - Stripers, Tog , Haddock, Fluke etc

General discussion and fishing report of game fish in the Northeast. Enlighten the forum with your tips, tides, tricks, lures, bait, and hot spots. Post Pictures of your catch.
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Charter Fishing

General discussion, post pics of your trips. Plug your charter business or ask for recommendations on a charter boat.
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Pirate's Cove

The Cove

Everything else that's on your mind
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Mermaid Of The Day

A daily mermaid posted by the members of the forum
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Trucks + Trailers

Powerstroke, Cummins, Duramax , discussion of purchase, repair, towing, modifications, industry news, restorations etc. Trailers - Repair , Purchase etc.
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Off topic boats

Other non downeast boats in your fleet that you would like to share, found boats for sale, non- downeast boats for sale.
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House , Barn, and Workshop talk

Barn and garage discussion, Tools, Home renovation and projects, contractor recommendations, utilities, DIY advice etc.
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Money- Consumer- Business - Jobs

Real Estate, Investing, Education/ Training, Write-offs, Loans, Jobs etc.
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Sports & Entertainment

Redsox vs Yankees, Netflix TV series, books , music
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Dogs on Downeasters

pics of your dog on your boat, general discussion, breeders, adoption etc.
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Hunting & Outdoors

Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain biking
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Misc Classifieds

Free stuff, Trucks & Cars, Household items, etc.
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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 [email protected] or soundown.com
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