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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-26-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 13,363
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: Air Head Composting Toilet

You are either kidding or you are hanging your rear end over the side. Foolproof hah.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-14-2014
Replies: 73
Views: 3,998
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: Salts in the oil

This is what I used.

Racing Digital Temperature Controller Sensor Engine Alarm Oil Water Gauge Meter | eBay...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-23-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,050
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: New Sails arrived any tips?

i have a new 8 oz Dacron and it is quite stiff and difficult to flake on the boom. Also it is quite slippery and the flakes want to slide off of each other. May take a second look at lazy jacks.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-30-2014
Replies: 300
Views: 12,257
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: safe cooking

The Origo manual states 6 to 7 hrs per full canister. It takes one quart to fill each canister. My experience is in line with what the manual states. If you don't use your stove much you will find...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-11-2014
Replies: 23
Views: 1,203
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: Engine trouble

yes it could definitly seem normal other than the noise
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-11-2014
Replies: 23
Views: 1,203
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: Engine trouble

i mentoned vibration only to describe what the purpose of the damper plate is
not to say that it would be vibrating now. broken springs in the damper plate can make a helacious noise and would be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-11-2014
Replies: 23
Views: 1,203
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: Engine trouble

my first guess is the damper plate. it connects to the flywheel and dampens vibration to the transmission. there may be a inspection port where you can see in there but still may be hard to see if...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-09-2014
Replies: 61
Views: 8,232
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: WiFi Connectivity On-Board

Multi Hull

What Im talking about is striping the cat 5 cable and extracting the wires that the Bullet/Groove uses to power itself and connecting them to your boats 12 volt system If memory serves...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-08-2014
Replies: 2,781
Views: 256,118
Posted By mitchbrown
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

You can download chart books from NOAA free of charge. Print them out and you have every chart you need in a smaller format. Then just purchase the full size charts of the more sensitive areas. On...
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