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Forum: Diesel   05-04-2012
Replies: 19
Views: 1,851
Posted By albe1066
Re: Replace Diesel Fuel Regularly - - What about a fuel purification system?

Hi,

Thanks for the feedback. RCI states they remove small amounts of stuff. I don't remember the exact size of the sediment but it was about the same as my racor filters. They sell these devices...
Forum: Diesel   05-04-2012
Replies: 19
Views: 1,851
Posted By albe1066
Re: Replace Diesel Fuel Regularly - What about a fuel purification system?

Hi,

We have a dual racor system on our sailboat but I am adding this device to provide fuel purification. They sell a system for fuel polishing. I plan to install the device before my racor...
Forum: Learning to Sail   09-21-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,034
Posted By albe1066
Cruising and Sailing Videos

Hi,

We met Spencer and Kathleen of Sail Vicarious at the Newport Boat Show. They have documented their experience choosing, refitting and outfitting their sailboat and their travels. The videos...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-19-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,812
Posted By albe1066
I think we used 101 on our C&C. That was our...

I think we used 101 on our C&C. That was our sealant of choice back then. However, thanks to Mainesail's advice on this forum we will use Butyl Tape for any leaks on our current boat. We purchased 4...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-19-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,812
Posted By albe1066
Hi We had a similar problem with our C&C...

Hi

We had a similar problem with our C&C 32. We found the leak(s) to be the companion way cover. Removed and re bedded the cover. The cover is where the companion way top slides under. We...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-22-2011
Replies: 256
Views: 188,037
Posted By albe1066
Thanks Tim, Just the hull.. cheers ...

Thanks Tim,

Just the hull..

cheers
-allen
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-22-2011
Replies: 256
Views: 188,037
Posted By albe1066
What is the coverage area of 1 quart of Presta Gelcoat Compound?

Hi,

Can anyone give me an idea of approximately how much Presta Gelcoat Compound and Presta Ultra Cutting Creme is needed to cover a 44' sailboat with light to moderate oxidation? The hull is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-11-2010
Replies: 43
Views: 5,733
Posted By albe1066
Minnewaska, It is possible that your...

Minnewaska,

It is possible that your leatherman is not 300 series stainless. Spotless Stainless is designed specifically for 300 series Stainless Steel and other grades of (low carbon, high Cr)...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft   11-01-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,758
Posted By albe1066
How about Furlboom?

Hi,

I do not have first hand experience with Furlboom but spent time speaking with them at the Annapolis boat show. A friend had a different furling system (I don't remember which but it was one...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-25-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,181
Posted By albe1066
Thanks for the feedback and comments..

We appreciate you guys taking the time to post your experience with Spotless Stainless on Sailnet. We find Sailnet to be a great place with many experienced and insightful members.

If anyone on...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-19-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 5,896
Posted By albe1066
Jeff, Good day, Capricious is a Formosa...

Jeff,

Good day, Capricious is a Formosa Peterson 46 (F46). These were built in different yards than the Kelly Peterson (44s and 46s) and the construction was not supervised by Jack Kelly....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-30-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 6,582
Posted By albe1066
Keeping Spotless Stainless Moist

Keeping the solution moist if used in direct sunlight during the hottest part of the day may be a challenge. The product is formulated to minimize drying as much as possible. We were initially...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-30-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 6,582
Posted By albe1066
Spotless Stainless will not remove wax. If you...

Spotless Stainless will not remove wax. If you have waxed your stainless steel this will prevent Spotless Stainless from reaching the surface to remove rust and free iron.

Spotless Stainless does...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-29-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 6,582
Posted By albe1066
Thanks..

Done .. Sailingdog Thank you..

cheers
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-28-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 6,582
Posted By albe1066
Spotless Stainless

Hi,

Spotless Stainless is not a polish and will not harm Stainless Steel. It removes rust and free iron that causes rust and enables a rich chromium oxide layer that protects Stainless Steel. ...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft   02-24-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 2,578
Posted By albe1066
We have a slip on broad creek just past River...

We have a slip on broad creek just past River Dunes. River Dunes has the best pump out we have encountered as well as a nice marina - floating docks, fuel, restaurant.. . There is another marina just...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-24-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By albe1066
Active captain is cool. Another site that has...

Active captain is cool. Another site that has information on marinas, fuel prices, notices to navigation etc is Cruiser's Net (http://cruisersnet.net). I ran across it last year. It is published by...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-06-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,191
Posted By albe1066
ICW notices and issues

Hi,

There is a website that tracks problems and issues encountered by people traveling up and down the ICW. The address is Cruiser's Net (http://www.cruisersnet.net). It is a very active and...
Forum: Boat Reviews   02-01-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 12,962
Posted By albe1066
Our first boat was a 1980 C&C 32. While we did...

Our first boat was a 1980 C&C 32. While we did not spend days crossing an ocean we found the boat to be very stable and she always brought us home. We never had the boat to round up and we tried. One...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-14-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By albe1066
If Spotless Stainless does not work for you..

Hi,

If Spotless Stainless does not work for you we will refund the cost of the product. Currently you can purchase for 25% off. All we ask is that you please follow the instructions and if there...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-14-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By albe1066
Another customer review of Spotless Stanless posted on Sailnet

Hi,

Here is a customer review of Spotless Stainless (Home - Spotless Stainless Removes Rust, Protects Stainless Steel (http://www.spotlessstainless.com)) on Sailnet.
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-14-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 2,901
Posted By albe1066
A customer review of Spotless Stainless on Sailnet

Hi,

Here is a customer review of Spotless Stainless on Sailnet.

http://www.sailnet.com/forums/oday/60540-stainless-cleaner.html

Home - Spotless Stainless Removes Rust, Protects Stainless...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-11-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 2,901
Posted By albe1066
Spotless Stainless Rust Remover and Protector..

Hi,

Spotless Stainless Stainless Steel Rust Remover and Protector is a new product that removes rust and the "free iron" that causes rust and enables a rich chromium surface on Stainless Steel...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-16-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By albe1066
Hi, My name is Allen. I am one of the...

Hi,

My name is Allen. I am one of the founders of Spotless Stainless. The active ingredient is Citric Acid. You most likely consume it everyday. However, I would not not suggest drinking Spotless...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-05-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,406
Posted By albe1066
Good day, We have been using a method to...

Good day,

We have been using a method to remove rust from stainless steel for about 4 years and now it is formulated and available for the marine market. It will also remove rust stains from...
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