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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-07-2003
Replies: 2
Views: 3,367
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Airhead composting toilet

We installed an Air-Head last fall, used it about 3 months. Had no problems with it but have no knowkedge about extended use.We mostly had 2 and 3 people on board and it handled all with no problem...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-28-2002
Replies: 2
Views: 3,471
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Perkins 4-108

Recently purchased a boat with a Perkins 4-108 and am wondering just what the typical fuel consumption might be.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-08-2002
Replies: 5
Views: 6,312
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Yanmar 2QM15 Bleeding Fuel System - HELP

I found the easiest way to take care of the bleeding of the fuel system is to install a pump between the tank and the Racor filter.
I used a squeese bulb for a outboard motor on mine. Then you just...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-10-2002
Replies: 6
Views: 2,272
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Holding tank manual pumpout?

On my previous boat I routed the head to the holding tank, I then installed a Y valve in the drain line one side to the deck port and the othe to a hand operated diaphram pump . Never had any...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-14-2001
Replies: 0
Views: 979
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Crusing Cooking

I recently purchased a boat with an alcohol range, that is past due for replacement.
In looking at the available galley ranges I am wondering if anyone has experience with the Taylor Kerosene stove....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-04-2001
Replies: 0
Views: 1,901
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Taylor kerosene heater/stove

I am looking to replace the alcohol stove in my boart with a new stove with oven.
It appears that the cost of the Taylor installed would be considerably less than a propane installation and would...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-29-2001
Replies: 2
Views: 2,970
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Morgan 37 MKII

I am considering a Morgan 37 OI Ketch
Can anyone provide me any info on just what its good and bads are
The one I am looking at is an aft cockpit with a Perkins 4-108
Thanks George Hughes
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-07-2001
Replies: 22
Views: 6,279
Posted By GeorgeHughes
Cutter Rigs Vs. Sloop Rigs

As far as having the two stays at the same angle that is not required. Having had a cutter rig with not much clearance between the stays it can be a real hassel to get the topsail through. One...
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