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Forum: Weather   08-21-2007
Replies: 142
Views: 28,085
Posted By Cat400
CD, When are you moving? The other 400 at CM.

CD,
When are you moving? The other 400 at CM.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-09-2007
Replies: 73
Views: 27,032
Posted By Cat400
Catalina 400

I traded our '04 Catalina 387 for a new '06 Catalina 400 and have not regretted that decision. We carefully evaluated the Catalina 42 but decided that it does not compare in the area of cockpit and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-05-2006
Replies: 101
Views: 18,506
Posted By Cat400
Shortly after we purchased our sailboat we along...

Shortly after we purchased our sailboat we along with many other sail and power boats on Lake Texoma witnessed our first poker run. This was last summer and it about scared both my wife and I half...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-26-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 1,547
Posted By Cat400
Suggest you look at any newer boat and will...

Suggest you look at any newer boat and will quickly see the benefits of self tailing winches. Believe the speed of the winch is built and would require a gear change.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-24-2006
Replies: 181
Views: 18,833
Posted By Cat400
Well why not beat the concept to death by...

Well why not beat the concept to death by studying Newton's Third Law of Motion which states: "For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction." I guess that sums it up. Lets all buy fans!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-20-2006
Replies: 47
Views: 9,608
Posted By Cat400
This is my second boat with in-mast furling. ...

This is my second boat with in-mast furling. Have lowered the main in +25 knots and never had a jam. Lose a little on performance but probably made up the loss with a folding prop. While the other...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-11-2006
Replies: 10
Views: 4,028
Posted By Cat400
I've owned a number of Catalina's the current...

I've owned a number of Catalina's the current being a 400. Great boat but I would not take it to blue water because it is as pointed out by others not suitable for this type of sailing. By the way...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-09-2006
Replies: 25
Views: 3,134
Posted By Cat400
And that there are few slips available that...

And that there are few slips available that normal being can afford.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-06-2006
Replies: 4
Views: 1,243
Posted By Cat400
Check out this website it will give you insight...

Check out this website it will give you insight on the cause of blisters in fiberglass boats and their repairs ...http://www.yachtsurvey.com/moreonblisters.html.htm
Forum: Living Aboard   06-19-2006
Replies: 24
Views: 5,614
Posted By Cat400
Jimmyd Lighten up. There are many opinions...

Jimmyd
Lighten up. There are many opinions out there that not always meet our individual expectations. Good luck with your live aboard decision.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-12-2006
Replies: 26
Views: 3,916
Posted By Cat400
Sorry to disagree Comaraderie. We experienced a...

Sorry to disagree Comaraderie. We experienced a failure on a new 2004 Yanmar 40 hp diesel engine after only 34 hours of service. I agree once per year it should be serviced but should not exceed...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-12-2006
Replies: 26
Views: 3,916
Posted By Cat400
If you ran the engine for 20 min with no overheat...

If you ran the engine for 20 min with no overheat your impellar is fine assuming your temp gage is accurate. If the impellar had failed you would go to overheat in a matter of minutes. The impellar...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   06-01-2006
Replies: 3,429
Views: 920,837
Posted By Cat400
Lake Texoma

Lake Texoma
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-01-2006
Replies: 13
Views: 3,037
Posted By Cat400
I just traded my Cat 387 for a new Cat 400. I...

I just traded my Cat 387 for a new Cat 400. I take delivery mid-May. I think the 400 is a great boat. Plenty of room in the cockpit, galley and aft cabin. Sails great also.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-01-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 1,032
Posted By Cat400
Check the price of a new 2006 Catalina 36 and...

Check the price of a new 2006 Catalina 36 and gage the price of your boat from that. You might be able to sell yours for close to what you paid for it.
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