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Forum: Jeanneau   09-25-2011
Replies: 32
Views: 9,463
Posted By alan_21_us
Its now September 25th 2011. Does anyone know...

Its now September 25th 2011. Does anyone know what happended to the claim on this boat?

Alan
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-28-2009
Replies: 0
Views: 604
Posted By alan_21_us
TR 305 aero

Hi - I lost my seat to my dinghy. Its a bombard Zodiac. Would anyone know where i could get a seat for this?

305 Aero
Dimensions (metres - f/i)
Overall length3.05 / 100
...
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-28-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,337
Posted By alan_21_us
I will check the model # and get back with you. ...

I will check the model # and get back with you. I am headed to Singapore tomorrow so it will be next week. - Thanks again
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-26-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,337
Posted By alan_21_us
New Information.

I charged one 12V battery waited 24 hours and get the following SG readings
1.3, 1.280, 1.275, 1.3, 1.3, 1.280 - so I gues this battery is okay. What say you?

I looked at my selector switch...
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-24-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,337
Posted By alan_21_us
measurements

Tonight i will use a hydrometer on the 12V batteries and tell you all the results. I swear i killed by back taking these batteries off the boat. results tomorrow. I would give a kidney to have an...
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-24-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,337
Posted By alan_21_us
This sounds like my exact problem...

This sounds like my exact problem...
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-24-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,337
Posted By alan_21_us
Hi - When the engine does not start it makes no...

Hi - When the engine does not start it makes no sound. Sometime it clicks, but that is the sound of the electronic fuel fliter. I replace the push button for the starter. I tested the old one on...
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-23-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,337
Posted By alan_21_us
Battery selection

Hi - I have 2 12v and 4 6v batteries. The last owner installed it or he had someoned do It and I am not certain how it all fits together. In any case, I have 2 Deka deep cycle batteries group 27.
...
Forum: Destinations   06-15-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,485
Posted By alan_21_us
thanks to all for the information

thanks to all for the information
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-13-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 3,246
Posted By alan_21_us
STOP...... Buy the Pearson. No question...

STOP......

Buy the Pearson. No question about it. I have a 1983 pearson CB 34 foot and love it. It is a tank that is very forgiving and will make you a proud papa. I will admit that finding...
Forum: Destinations   06-13-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,485
Posted By alan_21_us
Block Isalnd

I was wondering if anyone how has actually made the trip from cape may or south eastern new jersey could elaborate on how they navigated the trip to Block Island. A couple of us were talking and I...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-30-2009
Replies: 0
Views: 584
Posted By alan_21_us
Binoculars

has anyone heard on Barsaka binoculars. They are reasonably priced. I am looking for a good brand, but one that will not break the bank.

Opinions requested

Outfitter Store: Marine Binoculars...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-15-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 2,946
Posted By alan_21_us
cleaning sail sheets

I noticed that my jib sheets are moldy colored. Can I use bleach or will that damage the line. The line is light in color.

Alan
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-02-2008
Replies: 33
Views: 5,208
Posted By alan_21_us
What is the optimal size boat for a sail of this...

What is the optimal size boat for a sail of this type? Is it the size of the C30 or the quality of the boat that's getting to be the issue. Just for info, would my pearson 33 be capable?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-07-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 3,069
Posted By alan_21_us
NONJY Nice one

NONJY

Nice one
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-07-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 3,069
Posted By alan_21_us
update on cushion odor

The musty smell in the fabric is gone. I washed one in woolite, but had to do it again as it still had a musty odor. The next one was washed in a sink with kids, pets and odors, Downy and a little...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-06-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 3,069
Posted By alan_21_us
Odor on Cushions

I washed them once in woolite and then hung it out to dry in the basement. The smell is getting better, but I will use some odor special detergent this time around. After I did the washing i went...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-05-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 3,069
Posted By alan_21_us
Thanks for all the input. I can see my way...

Thanks for all the input. I can see my way through this now. Thanks.

FYI - i called a canvas shop and he said to put baby powder inside the cover to give it a fresher smell.

Alan
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-04-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 3,069
Posted By alan_21_us
odor on cushions

Hi - I am winterizing for the first time on my new 'old' boat. The process of winterizing will be aided by a buddy of mine so I think I will not create any major problems.

I do however have an...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-01-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1,966
Posted By alan_21_us
i will get better information so that the search...

i will get better information so that the search is directed Better.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-31-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1,966
Posted By alan_21_us
Need to replace my tach with hour meter

I have a universal 5416 engine atomic 4 and the tachometer with hour meter is shot. Could someone direct me where I might be able to find one.

Thanks
Alan
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-03-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 681
Posted By alan_21_us
Bombard Zodiac 2002

I boat a boat and found one of these on board. It is 10' long and 4'11" wide. Not certain if they are still in business. I know it is a french company.

I would like to know what the correct...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-29-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 1,549
Posted By alan_21_us
Thanks to all - I will go and start my internet...

Thanks to all - I will go and start my internet search for the best value. Installation will be tough, but I think I can get some help. I will go for the 40 amps.

Alan
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-29-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 1,549
Posted By alan_21_us
solar panel

I plan on leaving my boat in the water over the winter, but I will not have electricity past November. What is your thought on getting a solar panel. I have 2 starter batteries and 4 golf cart...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-09-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,495
Posted By alan_21_us
Thanks

To all -

Thanks so much for all the advice. I will pick one and go for it. I am leaning towrds Cruising dad's versions.

I think I will buy the switch and give it a try. My first rewire on...
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