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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-29-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 1,781
Posted By Boatweb
Hi I would definitely say Queensland is best...

Hi

I would definitely say Queensland is best for selling a cruising cat. As Wombat suggested Yachthub is the better site to list your boat on IMHO. Also there is a sailing newspaper popular...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-29-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 1,421
Posted By Boatweb
My local shipwright loved cork decks and fitted...

My local shipwright loved cork decks and fitted them instead of Teak. It doesn't look quite as good as Teak IMHO but is supposed to be very hard wearing and low maintenance.

Any other opinions on...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-15-2008
Replies: 24
Views: 6,520
Posted By Boatweb
Hi, Last year I was on a boat with a small...

Hi,

Last year I was on a boat with a small Yanmar engine. Hand cranking was the only engine starting option, it was not fitted with a starter motor from new as far as I know.

I can't remember...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-17-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 1,365
Posted By Boatweb
If you are handy you can make up all the...

If you are handy you can make up all the components yourself in stainless steel and just get the metal fabricator to do the welding part (maybe the apprentice can do it on a Saturday morning). I'm...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-24-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 1,013
Posted By Boatweb
My understanding from talking to surveyors and...

My understanding from talking to surveyors and shipwrights is that keel bolts shouldn't require inspection until 20+ years into the boats life. This is of course unless something occurs to warrant...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-12-2008
Replies: 52
Views: 9,387
Posted By Boatweb
Without knowing the conditions you were sailing...

Without knowing the conditions you were sailing in 4 knots sounds more like a "normal" speed, and so seems more likely to be correct. The knot meter may be under reading because the paddle wheel is...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-12-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 228,052
Posted By Boatweb
Cartegena, Columbia? Cheers Ian

Cartegena, Columbia?

Cheers

Ian
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-11-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 4,411
Posted By Boatweb
I have used spartite a few times and apart from...

I have used spartite a few times and apart from the cost, thought it was the best method.

Also I use rubber pipe flashing boots from the hardware store to seal between the mast and deck.

Cheers...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-11-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 1,089
Posted By Boatweb
Hi, Nautilus Marine Insurance might if you...

Hi,

Nautilus Marine Insurance might if you to talk directly to your state manager, be a bit insistant and can show the boat is a good insurance risk for them, but they will want an arm and a leg....
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