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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   20 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 400
Posted By rbyham
Re: Kanzaki transmission questions

Good thoughts Casey. I will add to list of things to check this coming week. I can pull the shaft from the coupling though access is difficult and painful.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   1 Day Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 400
Posted By rbyham
Re: Kanzaki transmission questions

Thanks all for the help... Rich especially... I will be back on Friday from a business trip and hope on the weekend to change fluidfluid, clean mesh and check the other alignment and shift lever...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   2 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 400
Posted By rbyham
Re: Kanzaki transmission questions

Rich... rereading your very helpful post I do want to make sure I get to that strainer. Looking at the 3qm30 manual it is unclear which bolt is the strainer. But I found a pic on the net of the back...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   2 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 400
Posted By rbyham
Re: Kanzaki transmission questions

Thanks folks but the trans is the KH18. I don't think it has an integral filter/screen. Not sure what to do next. Seems to run fine. Goes into forward and reverse immediately and pushes the boat well...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   2 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 400
Posted By rbyham
Kanzaki transmission questions

I am trying to track down a new noise emanating from my engine compartment. The engine is a 1978 Yanmar 3qm30 with a bolted on Kanzaki transmission. The ID plate for the trans is attached.

The...
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger   4 Days Ago
Replies: 619
Views: 48,459
Posted By rbyham
Re: Ocean baby rescue underway off Mexico

I hear you guys that are concerned about another try but the reality is that if everyone quit after a life threatening sailing incident the waterways and oceans would be pretty empty of boats......
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 236
Posted By rbyham
How to trouble shoot temp guage?

The temp gauge on my Yanmar 3qm30 stopped working recently. The gauge itself is I think a VDO. Can anyone give me some steps to take to check? Thanks...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-23-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By rbyham
Re: New docking manuver

Creative video... But I prefer watching the Chesapeake waterman docking competition vids. This guys are for real wild...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-17-2015
Replies: 531
Views: 128,802
Posted By rbyham
Re: Pictures: Those perfect moments

Point a camera in almost any direction in Charleston and if you are near the water you see this kind of stuff... beautiful place...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-17-2015
Replies: 531
Views: 128,802
Posted By rbyham
Re: Pictures: Those perfect moments

Pretty setting even if you are sitting on the bottom :-)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-16-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By rbyham
Need some prop advice

The refit of the 1978 Bombay Pilot 31 goes well. Many projects have ebeen completed since purchase 2/1. I have known since purchase that the current 3 blade prop would need to be replace but there...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-13-2015
Replies: 16
Views: 871
Posted By rbyham
Re: What type of boat is this?

Please don't listen to me because I am a sucker for zombie boats. I am on my second such project now. If as you say the engine is already running and the deck would not require major rebuilding, and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-13-2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,351
Posted By rbyham
Re: Things you can say about your boat but not your girlfriend?

Some of these are funny. Most of them belong over on that other sailing forum. Come on fellas we can do better than this. Lets get back to talking sailing...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-08-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 1,081
Posted By rbyham
Re: Crazy things people say

Funny discussion.... I tend to speak the language of land to noobs unless they show interest in learning. Learned a long time ago that motivation is key to just about any kind of learning. Gotta make...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-08-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By rbyham
Re: Furling Line Upgrade - Part II

I have a number of scars that will be permanent as a result of Boat projects. :-)

project looks like it came out very well. Nice clean job.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-08-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By rbyham
Re: SAIL Opportunity

Don't need sails but the concept is interesting. Please report back on what you learn
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-06-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By rbyham
Best sailing movie?

heard this on the dock the other day. That Star Wars is the most accurate sailing movie because the Millenium Falcon is always breaking down and hans solo spends half of the movie repairing it....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-02-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By rbyham
Reason #543 for having a boat

Melting Glaciers could mean Everest Disappear as per a latest Computer Model Study in Cryosphere....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-17-2015
Replies: 47
Views: 2,338
Posted By rbyham
Re: Progressive Insurance Claim question

So nobody here has been through a liability claim with Progressive? I find that hard to believe given they do cover a lot of boats.... I agree that calling them and starting the process is the best...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2015
Replies: 47
Views: 2,338
Posted By rbyham
Re: Progressive Insurance Claim question

Let me clarify. I have the policy that covers damage I may do to others. And there is no deductible. There is no damage to my boat. All damage is to the other boat. I have made initial contact with...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2015
Replies: 47
Views: 2,338
Posted By rbyham
Re: Progressive Insurance Claim question

Hmm... not exactly what I would call a positive recommendation. I'm curious about anyone who has experience on there Marine side this would be my first ever Marine claim with anybody and definitely...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2015
Replies: 47
Views: 2,338
Posted By rbyham
Progressive Insurance Claim question

unfortunately I hit another boat as I was leaving the marina the other day. Cause slight damage to some fiberglass on the other boat. I'm thinking probably around $1000 repair work. I was wondering...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,215
Posted By rbyham
Re: Just when I thought I had seen it all...

Wish he would have duplicated paint scheme on both sides... But maybe that was intentional
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 2,056
Posted By rbyham
Re: Best way to make fenders easy to use...

Good discussion... A related question is what do folk do in terms of stowing the large round ball type fenders? I inherited these in new purchase. At first I thought I would like the larger...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By rbyham
Re: Need quick help with prop questionn

Thanks folks... This whole prop hunt for my refit has been challenging. From diameter to pitch the shaft size to blade type to barrel length there are so many dimensions to get right. And then the...
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