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Old    Jason Fleming (jaws)      Join Date: May 2012       10-07-2013, 8:24 AM Reply   
Last year I was lucky enough to store my boat in heated garage for free. This year It will stay in a huge barn with a concrete floor. The building does not have the power hooked up. I was thinking of pulling all seat cushions, the carpet and maybe the amp rack. I was going to leave the rev 10s. I am going to winterize it and give it a good cleaning before I get it wrap up for the winter. Should I leave the tower up when they wrap it. it is not a far distance from where they will wrap it to where it will be stored ( 3 miles away and under 25mph when towing it) It will be out of the harsh weather that central Indiana has but it will still be cold in this building. Any other suggestions, comments regarding what to do besides a good detail, winterizing and wrapping it up?
Old    Supreme Device (rullery)      Join Date: Jul 2012       10-07-2013, 8:27 AM Reply   
maybe a few moth balls to keep mice away?
Old    Jason Fleming (jaws)      Join Date: May 2012       10-07-2013, 9:28 AM Reply   
i have thought about mothballs just worried about that smell sticking around.
Old    Miguel (migs)      Join Date: Aug 2006       10-07-2013, 9:36 AM Reply   
a couple buckets of charcoal. One in the bow, one in the main cabin and 1 in each rear compartment.
maybe a few dryer sheets under all the seats to keep it fresh.
Old    Swatguy (xstarrider)      Join Date: Jun 2007       10-07-2013, 12:05 PM Reply   
Masking tape on the exhaust port flaps to keep critters out.
Old    RB (boardman74)      Join Date: Jul 2012       10-07-2013, 12:23 PM Reply   
I would wrap with the tower down to protect the REV10's from the elements and prying eyes. Out of sight out of mind!!
Old    D.F.T.R. Josh (downfortheride)      Join Date: Jun 2005       10-07-2013, 12:52 PM Reply   
Charcoal? That's a new one to me... Why?
Old    Miguel (migs)      Join Date: Aug 2006       10-07-2013, 1:06 PM Reply   
absorbs moisture & odors.
Old    D. Eskritt (MUNS)      Join Date: Jan 2012       10-07-2013, 1:10 PM Reply   
I moth ball mine every year. Doesn't take very long for the scent to go away when it comes out of storage. But I do keep mine parked in the driveway when not in storage so maybe that helps..
Old    Eric Scott (phillywakeboarder)      Join Date: Sep 2008       10-07-2013, 4:16 PM Reply   
If it's being stored indoors I wouldn't bother with the wrap. At least here in Philly it's pretty rare to see a wrapped boat inside.
Old     (WakeDirt)      Join Date: Jun 2011       10-07-2013, 5:01 PM Reply   
Do you have a good cover? I also use a barn as my storage. I luckily have power, but all I ran was two things of absorbent for moisture. I pulled my cushions and kept them in my garage with all my gear and the boat's batteries.
-Don't put any rat poison IN the boat, you want to put any poison or traps outside.
-Use Saran Wrap on the speakers and the tower. Works!
-Then come spring I just used to wash my cover in a large extractor, and put water replant on it after I washed it.

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