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Search: Posts Made By: casey1999
Forum: Diesel 07-21-2014
Replies: 58
Views: 1,354
Posted By casey1999
Re: Yanmar 1GM issues

Yes, should not be adjusted. The throttle limiter basically keeps you out of the yellow and red lines of the engine rpms. Without it you can blow your engine by giving it full throttle.
Forum: Diesel 07-21-2014
Replies: 58
Views: 1,354
Posted By casey1999
Re: Yanmar 1GM issues

Yanmars do have a "throttle limiter" adjustment screw. It is part of the governor and the yanmar factory will wire lock and lead seal the limiter (if the wire seal is borken the warranty is voided)....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-23-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,141
Posted By casey1999
Incredible Restoration and Sailing Yacht

Found this on the net. Incredible restoration and look at the speed she sails- magnificent. It is nice people who have the money, can and do restore such works of art. Much better return on...
Forum: Diesel 05-30-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 4,750
Posted By casey1999
Re: Yanmar 3GMD transmission oil confusion in manuals

Here is a good link that tells what oil for what transmission:
http://www.sailnet.com/forums/diesel/69092-yanmar-3gmd-transmission-oil-confusion-manuals-new-post.html

I see where a KBW10D can be...
Forum: Diesel 05-29-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 4,750
Posted By casey1999
Re: Yanmar 3GMD transmission oil confusion in manuals

I think one of your previous posts says the tranny name plate says 20/30. This would be the weight of diesel engine oil. You DO NOT want to put in ATF oil into your transmission.

The yanmar...
Forum: Diesel 05-20-2014
Replies: 58
Views: 1,354
Posted By casey1999
Re: Yanmar 1GM issues

I think your 1gm is raw water cooled. Are you sailing in salt water? You say you replaced the thermostat- this is good. How did the cooling water passages look in the engine when you replaced tha...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-02-2014
Replies: 41
Views: 2,160
Posted By casey1999
Re: training for solo non-stop circumnav

Andy,
I think for your trip, an S&S34 is an excellent choice. I have the same boat and she is rock solid. I would suggest reading several books written by those who have single handed non-stop...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-28-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By casey1999
Re: SF to Hawaii - recommendations

If you need to be near a major metro area to do boat work, get parts or get provisions, then I would head to Honolulu. There is a west marine store there as well as marine repair services. There...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-24-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 5,782
Posted By casey1999
Re: We Killed the Pacific Ocean

One thing I do not understand (well I do really understand- its all about making more profit), is why a pepermint patty candy (or many other cadies)has to have a mylar wraper? Or why all the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-23-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 5,782
Posted By casey1999
Re: We Killed the Pacific Ocean

Mark o sea life,
Just because you see a few dolphins off the east coast means nothing. I sail in waters north of Hawaii and have yet to see Japanese floatsum in the water, and I see dolphins and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-23-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 5,782
Posted By casey1999
We Killed the Pacific Ocean

GREG RAY: Ocean story resonates | Newcastle Herald (http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1858363/greg-ray-ocean-story-resonates/)

The ocean is broken...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-16-2013
Replies: 49
Views: 3,186
Posted By casey1999
Re: Circumnavigating the world with NO prior sailing experience ever before

Here was 80 north of cape horn- jump off point to the Antarctic Penisula.

Just hope don't wind up like Berzerk:...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-07-2013
Replies: 1,053
Views: 167,632
Posted By casey1999
Re: Mutiny at Dawn - Transpac Race 2013

Disagree. Threats and violence resulted from a perceived danger. The temperament of the crew and the way they handled stressful situations was much more of a danger than even running out of water,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-20-2013
Replies: 33
Views: 1,656
Posted By casey1999
Re: Mast work

This book will show you what you need to do to climb your mast without much cost (go to section 6-4 for mast climbing):
Singlehanded Tips Book (http://sfbaysss.org/tipsbook/)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-23-2013
Replies: 35
Views: 3,060
Posted By casey1999
Re: Making Your Boat Unsinkable

Here is an excellant article:

The Unsinkable - Professional BoatBuilder Magazine (http://www.proboat.com/the-unsinkable.html)
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