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07-12-2015 01:36 PM
momist
Re: Volvo Penta not buzzing

Hi Will.

It seems I am still subscribed to this thread, your message came as a bit of a surprise! I have a scan of the Crescent 4 manual here, if you would like a copy? Message me, and I'll send you a link to my dropbox folder.

Ian
07-12-2015 12:27 PM
wdr206
Re: Volvo Penta not buzzing

Quote:
Originally Posted by dajome View Post
Someone has kindly photographed the pages from the Crescent Owners Manual and put them on the web but I can't find the link. However, I have 12 jpegs of the relevant pages for the 3.9HP - if you send me your email address to david "at" dajome "dot" com (I'm not allowed to post email addresses yet), I'll email the pages over to you.
Hi Dajome, I see a while back you had the Cresent Archemides manual, is there any chance you still have it and could email it to me?

Many thanks

Will
10-14-2010 09:44 AM
dajome Someone has kindly photographed the pages from the Crescent Owners Manual and put them on the web but I can't find the link. However, I have 12 jpegs of the relevant pages for the 3.9HP - if you send me your email address to david "at" dajome "dot" com (I'm not allowed to post email addresses yet), I'll email the pages over to you.
10-14-2010 09:14 AM
momist
Me Too!

Hi everyone,

I have been given (yes!) a Crescent 4 outboard, which is the 1970's version of the Volvo Penta 3.9 / Archimedes 4HP. This example is an external long range fuel tank version, but with no tank. I am hoping to get it running with a very small internal tank I can just about fit under the hood - my dinghy is very small.

I too would be very, very grateful to anyone who could supply either a scan of the relevant manual, or just details of the fuel mix, spark plug type and gap, points gap, timing etc. I have recently found a link on the web, which it seems I'm not allowed to post here, but it appears in Yachting and Boating World Forums - which may be relevant - and I hoped including it here might help someone. I was going to try it out with a 25:1 mix, so I've been saved from that mistake, I hope. That forum says the Volvo Penta 51 (5 HP similar motor?) runs on 50:1, so I will try that out when I find a new spark plug to fit.

My boat is a home-built 8 foot pram with standing lug, so I would not welcome a tank under foot at any time. I also have an old British Seagull 40+ from 1954 - nearly as old as I am, but have yet to try it out on the boat. The Crescent is lighter and cleaner, and may be better as it seems in good condition. I hope I can get it running.
10-02-2010 03:55 PM
dinnasay
Crescent 39 query

Hi, Cfleeming seems to be very popular - the only person on the planet with a manual for the Crescent (Volvo Penta) 39.
I also am on the lookout for this very rare information as I have one with no spark and the electrics are "interesting" to say the least - I think mine have been bodged as the connections don't appear original and don't seem to be complete. If you're willing to do me a copy (paper or electronic) I'd be happy to pay for your inconvenience.
I live in the UK
Many thanks
Dave
09-07-2010 09:53 AM
rkane
Volvo Penta vp39 manual

I am also looking for a manual or diagrams of the V-P 39; (actually my brother is). If they are scanned, it would be great to get them via email.
Thanks in advance

Rick Kane
Ensenada 20
Naples Sabot
former M-16 scow
08-27-2010 01:57 AM
Stevasway I damaged the propeller, some one knows where I can purchase a new compatible one? And what are the dimensions/technical details of the propeller?
May I have a copy of the manual vp 39 ?
07-28-2010 02:20 AM
manyg
I need a manual!

can some one please send the volvo penta 39 manual , i am in deperate need of it too!


Thanks!
06-19-2010 02:16 PM
cece Hi Cfleeming ,or anybody who has the manual. I'm in very desperate need of the manual for Volvo Penta 3.9hp 2 stroke.
could you please send me a copy,

Thanks
06-09-2010 12:59 AM
kram45 please please , i need the manual thank to anybody that has it....
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