“We’ll put some tools and the floor jack in the truck. And charge them double the retail price of the wheel. Triple if they’re from Illinois, of course.”

y good friend Chuck Larson and his buddy Bob “Toes” Lund are the Lucy and Ethel of the Lake View Inn. They frequently cook up beer-fueled schemes designed to

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Boating

Boating3 min read
1. You want to cover your boat for the winter. What is the best way to do it? A. Buy a shrink-wrap kit, including heat gun and propane tank/hose, and do it yourself. B. Pay a professional to shrink-wrap your boat, paying close attention to support an
Boating4 min read
Finseeker 220 Center Console
The Finseeker 220 Center Console is the first of a new line of saltwater fishing boats by Crownline Boats of southern Illinois. Skeptics would query, “What does an Illinois luxury runabout-maker know about saltwater fishing?” Our tests revealed the c
Boating2 min read
Chaparral’s 21 SSi OB represents a new series of runabouts that build on its H2O series by adding more luxury and style while keeping Chaparral’s commitment to quality and family pricing firmly in place. We reported on the sterndrive in our October i