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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-23-2012
Replies: 22
  Epoxy
Views: 2,598
Posted By c40eb
Re: Epoxy

I think the forum mods should make this thread a "sticky".

AH HAHAHAHAHA!

Sorry...couldn't resist.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   04-17-2012
Replies: 279
Views: 86,605
Posted By c40eb
Re: Local boat buying assistance

I live in the midcoast/Rockland area and may be able to assist.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-28-2011
Replies: 20
Views: 1,457
Posted By c40eb
Would have been stolen! I mean, the camera...

Would have been stolen!

I mean, the camera was always on the other guy's boat...he had it for years.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-28-2011
Replies: 20
Views: 1,457
Posted By c40eb
Righteous. Might want to put your initials on...

Righteous. Might want to put your initials on your boat.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-07-2011
Replies: 50
Views: 23,344
Posted By c40eb
Ouch. No fun. I installed the unit at the...

Ouch. No fun.

I installed the unit at the beginning of last season.

No complaints. Installation was as reported and functions as indicated.

It is a wheel pilot, so can get overwhelmed by...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-05-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,242
Posted By c40eb
See update in OP for new pics of S/Y Axia staying...

See update in OP for new pics of S/Y Axia staying in Muscongus Bay.

Great sailing!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-04-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,242
Posted By c40eb
I figure they were trying to hide up the river.

I figure they were trying to hide up the river.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-03-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,242
Posted By c40eb
Look at the size of that thing coming up behind us...

There we were on Sat. July 2, lazily sailing in Muscongus Bay back towards Friendship, after a day enjoying the beautiful weather (if light winds), when we spied, off in the distance, what appeared...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-16-2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,305
Posted By c40eb
Best thing to do is sail one in Friendship, ME.

Best thing to do is sail one in Friendship, ME.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-27-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,183
Posted By c40eb
Not necessarily. Yes, the grommets on tarps tend...

Not necessarily. Yes, the grommets on tarps tend to be weak, but having them tear out does not mean the whole tarp is useless. For torn grommets, and anywhere you need an extra tie point, use tarp...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-17-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 707
Posted By c40eb
RIP Dodge

Dodge Morgan (http://www.myfoxmaine.com/news/Maine-Sailor-Dodge-Morgan-Dies-at-78-103125229.html)
Forum: Sabre   09-07-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,151
Posted By c40eb
SafGas CNG Stove Manual

Ok...here you go. Hope this helps.

SafGas CNG Stove Manual (https://docs.google.com/fileview?id=0B2AkK1RBFDSLMDViZTY5OTUtNWQ1ZS00ZTQ5LWI1NmQtM2MxMWUxZjcxOGUz&authkey=COacns8F&hl=en)
Forum: Sabre   09-06-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,151
Posted By c40eb
Ok, found the manual. It is for the CSI Gas...

Ok, found the manual. It is for the CSI Gas Systems SAFGAS CNG stove. I'll scan it tomorrow and post a link.
Forum: Sabre   09-05-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,151
Posted By c40eb
I also have a CNG stove on my Sabre, though I...

I also have a CNG stove on my Sabre, though I can't recall the make. I believe I have the manual, though it's on the boat at the moment.

I am heading out to her this afternoon, and will check.
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-13-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By c40eb
I recently installed the X-5 Wheel pilot on my...

I recently installed the X-5 Wheel pilot on my boat. After powering up, the first test is (at dockside) to hit the + & - buttons to confirm the wheel is turned correctly (+ for stbd), before heading...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-06-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 4,640
Posted By c40eb
I'd hesitate to say what to tighten your bolts...

I'd hesitate to say what to tighten your bolts to...as it most likely depends on the size. Hopefully, you can find out from someone who has your model, or at least more knowledge.

Sorry!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-06-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 4,640
Posted By c40eb
I have a 30' Sabre, and the manual states the...

I have a 30' Sabre, and the manual states the keel bolts should be checked and torqued (to 90 foot pounds), as necessary.

From the manual:

"...Occasionally, water from the bilge may seep...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-16-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 2,421
Posted By c40eb
I picked up a pair of WM binocs on eBay for $42. ...

I picked up a pair of WM binocs on eBay for $42. Great shape, w/case & strap and as noted, optics are very good. Very happy with them.

No compass, but...that's ok...they work great, are built...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   11-10-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 4,485
Posted By c40eb
Check out the Sabre website. The FAQ...

Check out the Sabre website. The FAQ (http://www.sabreyachts.com/owner_resources/faq.php) page has the original brochures for the different models as .pdfs.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-21-2009
Replies: 25
Views: 1,800
Posted By c40eb
Ah....we had some pretty good wind here in Maine...

Ah....we had some pretty good wind here in Maine this weekend. Friday was gusting to 20-25kts or so, and Sat was gusting to 30.

Even yesterday, when the forecast was calling for calm winds, it...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-19-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By c40eb
Yup, you're correct. Muscongus Bay. I live in...

Yup, you're correct. Muscongus Bay. I live in Friendship, ME. Great sailing, lots of lobsters.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-19-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 2,963
Posted By c40eb
Update

Well, went out for the first time in a week yesterday, and...NO POO.

Last time, I added more streamers and ran lines over the boom, and decorated the Owl (my wife has named Roger) with "hair"...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-18-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By c40eb
Little jib? That's a 130% genny.

Little jib? That's a 130% genny.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-18-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By c40eb
Great wind today (vid)

Just went out for a while today...wind was gusting 25kts, maybe...

Had a reef in, but shook it out...

Lazy sails are great...but...

YouTube - Crankin!!!...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-11-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 2,963
Posted By c40eb
Oh...and no matter how much you clean, rinse and...

Oh...and no matter how much you clean, rinse and clean...as soon as you put away your cleaning stuff, you'll find more poo. I especially like it on the lines...so when I'm hauling a halyard or...
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