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View the latest post 1981 Wellcraft Monoco 28

Does anyone have the factory sepcs for a 1981 Wellcraft Monoco ?
In tank capacities in U.S. gallons: fuel _____; Freshwater ______; waste ______

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View the latest post Attachment(s) Bottom Machine not running at speed

Hey there guys,

This is my first post here...but I have been a behind the scenes reader for about a year now.

I'm stumped and thought y'all might have some experience with this as alot of us run a similar hull. I have a Wellcraft 252 fisherman and put in a B175M thru-hull ducer in it. She reads very well at slow speeds...anything under 14mph or probably less. But as soon as I speed her up passed that or jump on plane she completely stops reading. All I get is lines and color all over the place.

I'm looking for a solution to fix this issue. Any help or advice would mean alot as getting her up and running for the past year has been a work in progress but she is good to go now except for this problem.

Thank you!

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View the latest post Simple project

Here's a simple project to bring your old Wellcraft into the 21st century and it only takes an hour. Replace that rusty old cigarette lighter/chart light with a USB charger plug in. If you have the room, get the double kind, one 12v plug and one USB plug. Otherwise get a single 12v plug and a USB insert.

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View the latest post 1989 wellcraft gran sport weight

hi i am a new member and just purchased a 1989 well craft gran sport i was wondering if any one has had there boat put there boat on a scale i am trying to find the dry weight nada says 13400 but its hard to believe thanks Bob

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View the latest post NMEA ADAPTERS FOR 1994 MERC O/B?

I've got 1994 mercury 225 XL saltwater outboards on my boat. Talked with the factory and the don't have anything that will allow them to communicate/interface via an NMEA 2000 connector. My OEM gauges are shot, and I'm upgrading the electronics (Radar, GPS, MFD, etc) so am wondering if there's any aftermarket connector adapter that would work? Thanks!

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View the latest post MANUALS FOR '94 SCARAB 34 SUPER SPORT

The Wellcraft website doesn't have the '94 manuals. Called them and no luck. Does anyone know where I can get the owner's manuals, shop manuals, wiring diagrams, etc. for my boat?

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View the latest post HELLO FROM THE DESERT

I live in Arizona, plenty of beach front, not a whole lot of ocean.

My son and I just picked up a '94 Scarab 34 super sport. Needs a little mechanical and electrical work and TLC. While we've owned boats before this one is by far the biggest and baddest. I already have a ton of questions as to where the best places are to get parts and information, so I will be posting in the appropriate forums for help. Looking forward to meeting you all.

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View the latest post What a difference new engines make 94 Martinique 3200

two brand new engines make....holy cow and such!!!
So our 94 Wellcraft martinique 3200 - we got her for a song but have always struggled with the engines - they turned over every time- she always got us where we wanted to go but she never had the power - honestly by the tail end of last year we struggled to hold 3500 RPMs wide open with the twin Crusader 350XLs..

We had multiple marina mechanics and friends look at it and work on it -hubby is quite talented too... yes we tried a host of things - would really rather not relive them, and she was just slowly getting worse. So at the end of season - husband was just DONE with worrying and said we were going to upgrade... boat shopping ensued - found a couple of likely prospects and then - life happened and less money became a factor. So we had to go with plan B. Repower a 24 year old boat. We looked at long blocking and new engines. We found a local marine mechanic with new old stock on Mercruiser 350 with carburetors. WORTH EVERY PENNY and 60K cheaper then the boat we were looking at.

HOLY COW. Damn. WOW and OMG. You don't know what you don't know and we DID NOT KNOW that this boat could be so freaking fast and sassy!!! or that she could be (dare i say - nimble)

We finally cleaned and painted her bottom put in all new gauges ( ha! zero hours was a treat) - are currently working on getting the rear upholstery redone and THANK GOD ITS BOATING SEASON!!!!!

there is no point to this other than my excitement and sheer joy. Happy boating to all and to all sunny days!!!

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View the latest post Attachment(s) Unknown Wellcraft Scarab model, who knows :)

Hi all,

I found this boat (see the attached) and currently negotiating to buy this boat and make it a nice restoration project. I have spend many nights looking on the internet but I can not find what model this boat is. Is there anybody that could help me?

Currently I'm living in Doha (Qatar), I'm 30 years old and flying as a airline pilot.

If there is anybody out there that could tell me the model of the boat, would me a miracle :):)

Many thanks!

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View the latest post Old salt going from sail to power

Greetings all, just bought a Sportsman 18 and will be picking it up next week. Boater of many years, owned too many sail/power boats to count. Furled my sail for a rack storage in local marina. SW Florida twenty miles from where she was built. Glad to be here. :pirate:
Sportsman 18
Suzuki 115 Four
Englewood, FL

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    It's time to kick back with a cool one at the Sand Bar and talk about something else for a while! This forum is for all non-boating related discussions. NO POLITICS! The general forum rules apply, so don't co crazy :-)
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