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Forum: Diesel   09-14-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 4,083
Posted By recycle
How did you support the engine when removing the...

How did you support the engine when removing the bell housing? Did you support it from the oil pan and was that strong enough?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-08-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 3,685
Posted By recycle
There should be a round knob about a half inch...

There should be a round knob about a half inch round adjacent to the injectors. Turn the key on and open the knob for a few minutes. You can also leave thyis valve open for a week or so and close...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-30-2009
Replies: 53
Views: 7,975
Posted By recycle
cup holders and auto inflate PFD with harness.

cup holders and auto inflate PFD with harness.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-29-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,704
Posted By recycle
I think PSS states that if the bellows is...

I think PSS states that if the bellows is adjacent to battery storage the bellows will fail quicker and need replacing. Looks like you would disconnect shaft slide it aft remove the old one and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-16-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 5,855
Posted By recycle
I cross from East Greenwich, RI to Newport and a...

I cross from East Greenwich, RI to Newport and a couple times a year out to Nantucket and MVY. If I was to do a crossing, which I doubt I ever will I would have the dink stowed for sure. I spent 3...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-16-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 5,855
Posted By recycle
It would be great to have some pictures. I have...

It would be great to have some pictures. I have a dog so the dinghy always comes with us no matter where we go. I also have a motor hoist and when I lift up the dink I always take the motor off and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-15-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 5,855
Posted By recycle
Swinging Dinghy in Davits

I have a AB 9VL in Davits on my Tartan 3800 and can't find a good way to keep it level and keep it from swinging back and forth. Right now I'm tieing line from the bow and stern to a cleats on the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-08-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,724
Posted By recycle
Stern light with davits

I have davits on my boat and when the dinghy is up the stern light is covered by the dinghy. I also have a masthead tri color that I use but I want to rig another stern light and maybe mount it on...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-30-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 4,017
Posted By recycle
I bought 6 of the 51/2 and 1-7 inch nav. I...

I bought 6 of the 51/2 and 1-7 inch nav. I bought the Titan Tough and they do have a great looking finish. I should have all of them installed tomorrow night. All the mounting holes match up with...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-23-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 975
Posted By recycle
I just cleaned mine and I used Fantastic. It...

I just cleaned mine and I used Fantastic. It worked great. I had to hit the bad mildew area twice but it looks like new.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-23-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 4,017
Posted By recycle
Sounds good. I saw the attractive price and got...

Sounds good. I saw the attractive price and got to thinking. I'll check out the ABI and sensibulb.

LUNA
Tartan 3800
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-22-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 4,017
Posted By recycle
LED Interior Dome lights

My brass dome lights are not brass and very tarnished. I'm thinking of replacing them with LED brass dome lights. I came across SeaSense brass or stainless LED dome lights interior for under 40...
Forum: Chartering   04-14-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 4,566
Posted By recycle
We had a 43 foot cat from Moorings out of...

We had a 43 foot cat from Moorings out of Tortola. It seems since they now own Moorings, Sunsail and Footloose the upkeep is non existent. We had many of the same issues with our boat and will not...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-07-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 2,939
Posted By recycle
Dinghy Chaps

I have a AB 9VL dinghy and I would like to buy dinghy chaps for the boat to keep the sun and the dogs claws off the tubes. I searched around the web and no one seems to make them. SailRite has the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-06-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 13,000
Posted By recycle
Petit or Interlux sells a paint remover for this...

Petit or Interlux sells a paint remover for this application. I bought a boat that had painted letters that I had to remove and it worked well. I think it was a Pettit product in a steel quart...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-28-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 723
Posted By recycle
Great, Now I just need to find a good AC/DC...

Great, Now I just need to find a good AC/DC digital tv.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-28-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 723
Posted By recycle
Switch to Digital TV

I have an old AC/DC 9 inch color not digital and was wondering if anyone knows if the marine TV antenas that get mounted on the mast will work with the new digital signals coming in 2009? I know I...
Forum: Chartering   09-29-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 3,016
Posted By recycle
I did St Martin, St Barts and Anguila last year...

I did St Martin, St Barts and Anguila last year on a Moorings 4000 Cat and just booked a Moorings 4300 for the BVIs for February. The St Martin area was great. The Moorings base was a dump in St....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-23-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 1,960
Posted By recycle
I have B&G Network Depth sounder and mine does...

I have B&G Network Depth sounder and mine does the same thing when a stink pot goes in front and I go over the prop wash and when the botton is very weedy. I talkled with a B&G service guy that...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-06-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By recycle
I just came back from Edgartown. Watch out for...

I just came back from Edgartown. Watch out for the strong 6 knot currents in there if you're heading into the harbor. The breach looks like it's a mile long on the South Beach side. Great photos...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-29-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 2,484
Posted By recycle
Try Paul Shaw. Search Noreast Gypsy on the web

Try Paul Shaw.
Search Noreast Gypsy on the web
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-28-2008
Replies: 220
Views: 33,433
Posted By recycle
I was in Cutty that day and it was a clear day...

I was in Cutty that day and it was a clear day with great visibility. Had to be a no watch in the helm cause of the accident.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-16-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 5,547
Posted By recycle
Bring in the Defender book and they will match...

Bring in the Defender book and they will match that price, which just about always is less than West Marine.
Forum: Provisioning   06-09-2008
Replies: 49
Views: 8,169
Posted By recycle
Shrimp cocktail and toss the tails overboard. ...

Shrimp cocktail and toss the tails overboard. Lots of horse radish in the sauce helps.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-09-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 2,099
Posted By recycle
Take a look at Myles Electronics site. He has...

Take a look at Myles Electronics site. He has some old B&G stuff for sale and he also sernices older B&G electronics.
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