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- Scurvy Dog
- Posts: 2
- Joined: July 30th, 2016, 7:35 am
- Vessel Info: 1988 carver mariner 3297
- Location: Catawba island ohio
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- First Mate
- Posts: 153
- Joined: January 1st, 2017, 10:53 am
- Vessel Info: Carver 3607 MakinTIme
Glastron MX175 MakinTimeToo
- Has thanked: 52 times
- Been thanked: 25 times
- Posts: 1025
- Joined: July 30th, 2015, 8:15 am
- Vessel Info: 1998 355 AC/MY "Deja Vu"
- Location: Savannah, NY
- Has thanked: 5 times
- Been thanked: 123 times
I'd Rather Be Boating!
1989 Sea Ray Seville
1986 Carver Mariner 32'
1990's Thompson 22' Cuddy Cabin
1990's 4Winns 245 Vista Cruiser
1980's Thompson 19' Open Bow
Could be "both"! As MakinTime says, our two boats (3607) don't have mufflers, just long exhausts. They are louder than muffled ones but if you're pumps are not pumping all the water they should then they will also be louder.
How are your raw water pumps? When was the last time they had new impellers, cams or a major rebuild?
- CYO Supporter
- Posts: 11
- Joined: April 14th, 2015, 8:38 pm
- Vessel Info: 1988 3607 Aft Cabin
Merc 340 Bluewaters
- Has thanked: 6 times
- Posts: 2181
- Joined: August 17th, 2015, 4:07 am
- Vessel Info: 1981 Carver 3007 Aft Cabin
- Location: Southgate, MI.
- Has thanked: 35 times
- Been thanked: 155 times
I say so what our boat has as much right to be there as their sailboats. Funny thing, the marina where I am located the sailors and powerboaters seem to get along splendidly.
1981 Carver 3007 Aft Cabin
2004 Past Commodore
West River Yacht & Cruising Club
I have one of those 3607's without mufflers....
Funny story... years ago we went up to Lexington Harbor in Lake Huron. There were many sailboats there and they were taking up all the electrical outlets so we couldn't plug in. Not really an issue, as we just ran on battery overnight, but the next morning we wanted to take showers, so I started the stbd engine to get heat. Of course the engine had to idle the whole time... ~20-25 minutes, but we got nice hot showers. I got a standing ovation as we left, but I was laughing too!!
- Scurvy Dog
- Posts: 7
- Joined: December 14th, 2016, 9:57 pm
- Vessel Info: Carver 3807, 1987
- Location: Western Lake Erie
- CYO Supporter
- Posts: 2161
- Joined: July 10th, 2015, 9:58 pm
- Vessel Info: 1989 Carver 3807
- Location: Ontario, Canada
- Has thanked: 71 times
- Been thanked: 406 times
I have a 3807 and am contemplating the same thing. I haven't taken measurements yet but didn't think the geometry would work for a Vernalift from what I see. If you post some pics of your install, and the Centek part numbers, that would be great.
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