SailNet Community - View Single Post - How should you run the engine?
View Single Post
  #7  
Old 07-14-2011
Classic30's Avatar
Classic30 Classic30 is offline
Once known as Hartley18
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 4,249
Thanks: 17
Thanked 23 Times in 23 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Classic30 will become famous soon enough Classic30 will become famous soon enough
Quote:
Originally Posted by tdw View Post
You've had dealings with Volvo then ?
On the odd occasion.. and each time I do, my wallet develops this little corrosion hole and all my money leaks out!

Quote:
Originally Posted by tdw View Post
I'm not at all sure but just cos the water is warm does not mean full operating temp. I thought that an hour seemed too long but yes probably at least half an hour would be good.
Good point and, not having a temperature gauge, not something I'd really thought about.
__________________
-
"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook