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Re: Trolling motor on a bay

We have used a Minnkota trolling motor on our 10 ft. Bote in the Sea of Cortez (Mexico), Puget Sound, various lakes and in Belize with no problems. It has
bsherryg
Jul 5
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20657

Re: Trolling motor on a bay

I use a Electric Paddle to get back and forth to the mooring with my 8 foot Porta. Bote. Works well even against the tidal current. . Sent from on board
Capt. Mike
Jul 4
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20656

Re: Trolling motor on a bay

I use a 45# MotorGuide on small lakes in Illinois and it moves my 10' PB along fine with two people even in 15-20 mph winds. From: "bbryer@...
Kevin Brown
Jul 4
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20655

Re: Trolling motor on a bay

I have a 45 lb thrust on a 10 ft PB. We use it on inland lakes in Michigan, and it can handle light winds (10 mph) with no problem.  I have a 45 lb thrust on
Raleigh Blouch
Jul 4
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20654

Trolling motor on a bay

I would appreciate knowing about using a trolling motor on a 10' Porte-Bote to get around on a bay. Can it handle some tides and light winds? Thanks
rockvillebob
Jul 4
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20653

Re: Porta Bote Wheel/Dolly

I found that the thin plastic wheels sunk in mud & were very hard to move on soft sand. I took the lot to a wheel specialist who sold me two bushes for the
pan0447@y7mail.com
Jul 3
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20652

Re: Porta Bote Wheel/Dolly

Someone was advertising a set on this forum a few weeks ago. Regards, Kevin From: "seajj2@... [PortaBote]" To:
Kevin Brown
Jul 2
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20651

Re: Porta Bote Wheel/Dolly

I have an old dolly and will sell. Don't have an idea of a price nor how I would get it to you. I live in Massachusetts Maurry From: "seajj2@...
Maurry Tamarkin
Jul 2
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20650

Porta Bote Wheel/Dolly

Anybody have any porta bote wheels for sale? If you do can you send pics and how much to seajj2@.... Thank you for your time and consideration.
seajj2@sbcglobal.net
Jul 2
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20649

Re: Need ETERNABOND ROOFSEAL PLUS Tape

Hi Bruce, Thank you again for sharing your experience in regards to the Portabote. There have been a few posts over the years describing most of the problems
matthewrs@y7mail.com
Jun 28
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Re: Need ETERNABOND ROOFSEAL PLUS Tape

Hi Matt, We do like our bote. Many features of the Porta-bote make it a great dinghy for full-time cruisers. We love that we can easily pull it up on the beach
Bruce
Jun 28
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Re: Need ETERNABOND ROOFSEAL PLUS Tape

Hi Bruce, Thanks for the information. That would mean that the Bote was 6 years old when placed in storage. I believe that the newer botes have more UV
matthewrs@y7mail.com
Jun 27
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20646

Re: Need ETERNABOND ROOFSEAL PLUS Tape

Hi Sandy, Thanks for the info. I appreciate it. By the way, the bote is 8 years old, not 16. This is my second one. Cheers, Bruce
Bruce
Jun 27
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Re: Need ETERNABOND ROOFSEAL PLUS Tape

Hi Bruce, Actually how old is your Bote with a bladder problem.. I see that you have been an owner since 1999 and this is your second Bote. It is good to see
matthewrs@y7mail.com
Jun 27
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Want to buy a porta bote in Dallas area (or near by area in TX)

Greeting from Dallas! I am interested to buy a porta bote in Dallas area (or near by area in TX). Please let me know if you have one or know of anyone who want
Michael Kim
Jun 26
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