SailNet Community - Search Results

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > Search Forums
 Not a Member? 


Showing results 1 to 7 of 7
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: pfile
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-15-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 851
Posted By capecodda
Re: Mooring ball slap damaging my awlgrip topside ?

Maine's advice is right on the money as usual.

One other thought, when cruising you sometimes end up on a nasty barnacle encrusted mooring with the pennant attached through a shackle on the top. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-15-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 851
Posted By CarbonSink62
Re: Mooring ball slap damaging my awlgrip topside ?

My thoughts (in no particular order):

My new-to-me boat will need to be painted if it is ever to look nice again. The original gelcoat was patched and the patches have yellowed while the original...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-15-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 851
Posted By Maine Sail
Re: Mooring ball slap damaging my awlgrip topside ?

This is PURE RUBBISH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LPU paints & primers like 545 are specifically designed and formulated to go over properly prepped gelcoat. If you saw paint peeling it was the fault of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-15-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 851
Posted By Maine Sail
Re: Mooring ball slap damaging my awlgrip topside ?

SOFT mooring ball and ALL connections BELOW IT....

Clean the ball every now and then with inflatable boat cleaner....


Every year hard mooring balls or balls with top connections cause...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-15-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 851
Posted By MarkofSeaLife
Re: Mooring ball slap damaging my awlgrip topside ?

I have been bashed by every mooring ball Ive ever been on. But as they are always transient I havent been able to solve the problem.

What about some sort of soft sock? Like a fender cover, or...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-12-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By Sabreman
Re: What kind of interior finish

I find that wiping the interior with any oil looks good for a time but eventually needs to be re done. Many oils attract dirt and make the wood look even worse after a number of years. This was...
Forum: Diesel 07-17-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By T37Chef
Re: Replaced engine mounts now how do I align ?

Using a 2x4 or something similar can help leverage moving the beast around.

You'll want to try and get the mounts as close as you can before installing them (too late now I think), that will save...
Showing results 1 to 7 of 7

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:35 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.