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Brewgyver liked post by eherlihy On thread : Raw Water pump leakthe ~$300 factored in tax, shipping, and (for after the install) beer.Liked On: 1 Day Ago, 03:01 PM
Posted On: 05-14-2014, 02:31 PMYou didn't understand what I said. ANY combination of running, being struck by a wave, or stuffing a bow that will get you moving at 8 knots relative to the boat is EXACTLY the same from an energy...Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 05:51 PM
Posted On: 3 Weeks Ago, 08:22 PMBrewgyver liked post by P35juniper On thread : Minn Kota Endura C2 30 $99I'm using a c2 30 this year to push a 12 foot dinghy ( had a c2 40, they don't like being under saltwater, lasted two years before getting dropped, battery cable saved it from going to the bottom )...Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 06:21 PM
Posted On: 3 Weeks Ago, 01:05 PMBrewgyver liked post by JonEisberg On thread : Request for Comments: DIY TetherI have a set of Amsteel jacklines rigged whenever I sail in the ocean, but I virtually never use them. I rely on a system of 5 different fixed tethers made from climbing rope, and using Wichard...Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 11:30 AM
Posted On: 4 Weeks Ago, 07:27 PMA few thoughts. I've done drop tests, climbed for 35 years, and looked into the engineering a good bit. A lot of good advise by other posters that I won't repeat. 1. Skip the larks head on the...Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 11:25 AM
Posted On: 4 Weeks Ago, 06:05 PMBrewgyver liked post by FSMike On thread : Cracked Catalina TransomThe very first thing I would do is send those pictures to Catalina Yachts and ask their opinion.Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 03:21 PM
Posted On: 3 Weeks Ago, 08:52 PMBrewgyver liked post by deniseO30 On thread : Battery mystery. Lost all power. Why?You have an outboard engine? I don't know if they can charge more then one battery. Yes, we need photos to see this mess.. I posted the whole project I've been doing on my boat. with a New Blue...Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 03:29 PM
Posted On: 3 Weeks Ago, 08:29 AMBrewgyver liked post by christian.hess On thread : 3.3 dies under powerok most carbs have a specific float height...usually parallel to the float bowl edge... also did you move the clip up or down...if the clip goes up effectively you are leaning out the mix if you go...Liked On: 06-04-2014, 11:17 AM
Posted On: 06-04-2014, 10:06 AMBrewgyver liked post by Delta-T On thread : Why is our boat such a mess?I worked for many years as a contractor. It is a fact, that a job will take you three to four times the amount of time, because of looking for the right tool. If you can find the tool you need right...Liked On: 06-03-2014, 03:29 PM
Posted On: 06-03-2014, 07:05 AMBrewgyver liked post by JonEisberg On thread : What for? Seasmart wifi.Gotta admit, I'm really scratching my head over this one :-) Why would one want to be able to check the fuel level on a Bristol 26 while sitting in a restaurant in town? Well, simply because...Liked On: 05-30-2014, 02:41 PM
Posted On: 05-29-2014, 09:15 PMBrewgyver liked post by eherlihy On thread : The impossible happenedA snap shackle disconnected... Possibly because it wasn't properly closed, or it got snagged... These shackles are good for the quick release on a safety tether BECAUSE they can release under load. ...Liked On: 05-13-2014, 10:51 AM
Posted On: 05-12-2014, 05:29 PMBrewgyver liked post by svHyLyte On thread : The impossible happenedWith an attached lanyard and a weakened aging locking spring, a snap shackle can easily open and isn't a particularly good choice for a halyard verses a keyed shackle, e.g. ...Liked On: 05-12-2014, 05:03 PM
Posted On: 05-12-2014, 02:48 PMBrewgyver liked post by CaptainForce On thread : What is this device?There's no cause to speak poorly of the technology presented by the RDF for it's time. I used it consistently when cruising from Florida to the bahamas in the 70's and 80's. It was simple, reliable,...Liked On: 05-10-2014, 11:50 AM
Posted On: 05-09-2014, 06:00 PMBrewgyver liked post by svHyLyte On thread : What is this device?Ah... Well... We have a very old but reliable handheld SeaFix RDF on the yacht that we've been using for a very long time (before the advent of GPS) and it works very well. With one beacon we get a...Liked On: 05-10-2014, 11:50 AM
Posted On: 05-09-2014, 04:26 PMBrewgyver liked post by deniseO30 On thread : Air Conditioner IssueUP does it have 3 or 3 terminals on the cap? the start winding is usually yellow. Some caps have a terminal for "fan" also. usually brown. ...Liked On: 05-09-2014, 08:21 PM
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