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Search: Posts Made By: TradewindSailing
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-26-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 4,553
Posted By TradewindSailing
The relay solution is great for high current...

The relay solution is great for high current devices. For lower current devices I prefer a solid state solution with very little voltage drop:

Source RECOM - Reverse Polarity Protection for DC/DC...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-12-2009
Replies: 88
Views: 15,532
Posted By TradewindSailing
Itronix GoBook III

We got a couple of Itronix Gobook III of ebay and such. One at the nav station, one on deck. I would call them spill-resistant, not water resistant.

The mechanics are tough, and performace isn't...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 08-19-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 2,220
Posted By TradewindSailing
Try SOB = Software on Board DigiBOAT...

Try SOB = Software on Board

DigiBOAT Navigation Software for GPS Receivers - Software-On-Board (http://www.digiboat.com.au/home.htm)

card readers which work with SOB and the c-map cartridges:...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-15-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,028
Posted By TradewindSailing
Riggingonly...

Riggingonly (http://riggingonly.com/innerforestay04.htm) check #16 on that page

Disclaimer: just a happy customer of riggingonly
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-21-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 1,332
Posted By TradewindSailing
VC17 can be wiped off with rubbing alcohol, or...

VC17 can be wiped off with rubbing alcohol, or even E85 gasoline. Try that on a small spot.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-18-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By TradewindSailing
If you own DEWALT cordless tools, you might look...

If you own DEWALT cordless tools, you might look for a DEWALT Cordless/Corded Vac DC500. Runs of 120V or battery. Battery or charger are not part of the shop vac! Battery only lasts a couple of...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-11-2008
Replies: 66
Views: 5,392
Posted By TradewindSailing
xort Don't let the power consumption steer...

xort

Don't let the power consumption steer you away from a 4kW unit. The greater ranger is good for tracking bad weather and you do get better definition in closer quarters.
Power Consumption...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-05-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 1,715
Posted By TradewindSailing
For depth you need to know the frequency the...

For depth you need to know the frequency the datamarine transducer is working with.

Data marine used 120 kHz and 200 kHz. 200khz is common and could work with newer instruments. 120khz seems less...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-16-2008
Replies: 43
Views: 6,139
Posted By TradewindSailing
In the search for floor anchors I also found the...

In the search for floor anchors I also found the following:

Aircraft Heavy Duty C-Lock fasteners from CAMLOC® 4002 40S5 STUDS GROMMETS | QUICK RELEASE FASTENERS FOR AVIATION AND RACING QUICK LOCK...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
FarCry, you got it Your turn

FarCry, you got it

Your turn
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
The harbor might give it away: ...

The harbor might give it away:
http://image.bayimg.com/dajbpaabd.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
Not Antigua either

Not Antigua either
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
Not St John, and to be preemptive: Not St Thomas ...

Not St John, and to be preemptive: Not St Thomas

Another landmark out of the same harbor:

http://image.bayimg.com/dajbmaabd.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
Not Tortola, what do you mean too short?

Not Tortola, what do you mean too short?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
Ok, here is the next, EDIT: name of the island...

Ok, here is the next, EDIT: name of the island should do

Landfall:

http://image.bayimg.com/cajbbaabd.jpg

I guess, this guy has been here for years, so anyone who checked in here should know...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-15-2008
Replies: 3,281
Views: 214,792
Posted By TradewindSailing
Scott's Head, Dominica

Scott's Head, Dominica
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-15-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By TradewindSailing
Heat, lots of it. Use wood shims to put & keep...

Heat, lots of it. Use wood shims to put & keep tension on the goo. The heat shouldn't hurt the metal, the M5200 will soften. Pry slowly.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 12-18-2007
Replies: 4
Views: 1,345
Posted By TradewindSailing
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-08-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 2,039
Posted By TradewindSailing
Interlux VC17 removal

Subject says it all
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-06-2007
Replies: 1
Views: 872
Posted By TradewindSailing
mount for engine driven compressor on 4JH-TE

One circuit of my dual-circuit refrigeration system is engine driven. The mount for the Seltec compressor is a POS, looks like somebody tack welded it in place.


There must be somebody out there...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-25-2007
Replies: 29
Views: 22,928
Posted By TradewindSailing
xort what you are looking for is the "United...

xort

what you are looking for is the "United States Coast Pilot", available in several chapter from NOAA, not NGA. I'll try to compile a list of links for that too.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-24-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 39,811
Posted By TradewindSailing
NGA Pilot Charts, URLs for direct downloads

Please PM me any updates / broken links so I can keep this list current.

Copied from www.nga.mil:
Pilot Charts depict averages in prevailing winds and currents, air and sea temperatures, wave...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-24-2007
Replies: 29
Views: 22,928
Posted By TradewindSailing
NGA Sailing Directions, URLs for direct downloads

Cam pointed out in http://www.sailnet.com/forums/private.php?do=showpm&pmid=31028
what a wonderful resource National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (http://www.nga.mil) is. But I find it rather...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-03-2007
Replies: 58
Views: 12,913
Posted By TradewindSailing
Does anyone have some long term experience with...

Does anyone have some long term experience with PolyGlow? How about years later, does it flake of or does it wear evenly? I would like to try it but what happens if I don't like it? Can I go back to...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-18-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 5,816
Posted By TradewindSailing
Howto: Register your boat in the BVI

http://www.bvifsc.vg/Default.aspx?tabid=134

Just click on "Expand all", scroll down to "Shipping" all the needed info is there.

I post some of it here, since there is a lot of confusion on this...
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