SailNet Community - View Single Post - Installing Raymarine C80 plotter and Radar
View Single Post
post #8 of Old 03-31-2009
Senior Member
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 476
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Send a message via AIM to negrini Send a message via Yahoo to negrini Send a message via Skype™ to negrini
Tiger, I'm wondering why you need an extra 5mts on your boat !! I installed same on my previous boat (40' and C80 almost on transom) and missed the location for 2,5m only. Although splices are not recommended at all, I did it with very good result (well, I did try to purchase the 5mt extention, but none readily available, and I had to depart promptly). Even if you have a tall mast, I'd rather install the radome right where the 15m allows, wich I believe could be enough, think about it. Regarding thrudeck fitting, my actual boat use it for everything and is absolutely watertight (Westmarine sell them).

Nave Rara
Beneteau Oceanis 43
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
negrini is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome