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Search: Posts Made By: sailak
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 755
Posted By sailak
Re: Easy Access

That boat doesn't exist except in our dreams Dave. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-12-2014
Replies: 79
Views: 2,891
Posted By sailak
Re: I Equate it to Driving in a Bad Snow Storm!

Personally I'd rather be thought of as the wimpy guy that knows his boat and handles it in an appropriate manner for the current conditions. (Plus you'll be pointing higher and going faster than the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-09-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 927
Posted By sailak
Re: Winterizing Questions?

You really should change the oil if the boat will be unused. The reason is the byproducts of combustion, moisture from condensation, etc may cause corrosion if left idle over the winter.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-25-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By sailak
Atta boy for vender

I was on the phone, surfing online sores or waiting for phone calls yesterday trying to purchase a Balmar alternator, regulator, serpentine belt kit and arm with belt buddy adjustment device.
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 06-04-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 945
Posted By sailak
Re: Calling all crapper experts

I haven't worked with the Trident hose but have used the Saniflex in two boats…very easy to work with, slides right on the fittings, bends easily.

The Groco I replaced in Elnora was badly scored...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-21-2014
Replies: 47
Views: 3,025
Posted By sailak
Re: Transom Lettering Height?

Custom Design Signs and Decals

512 W. Fireweed Anchorage

Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-21-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 4,365
Posted By sailak
Re: the Silliest question you've ever been asked?

When I flew the B-24 it was "The Dragon and His Tail"...they did the Witchcraft paintjob a couple years after I quit flying them.
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 08-10-2013
Replies: 572
Views: 149,246
Posted By sailak
Re: What's your biggest bonehead move sailing?

Prince William Sound in Alaska has many hazards that are no longer correctly displayed on charts since the '64 earthquake. There are vast areas where the bottom either came up or dropped by several...
Forum: Allmand 08-05-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 3,644
Posted By sailak
Re: Head hoses

Not an Almand owner but I have replaced hoses/toilet in two boats now.

Discharge hose is probably 1 1/2", intake hose 3/4".

I've used this hose...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-03-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 1,623
Posted By sailak
Re: Replacing head on PSC 37

Once I got the Groco K apart is was obvious it needs more than a service kit. Cylinder is badly scored, rings shot, foot pedal shaft badly pitted. I could send it back to Groco for a rebuild but...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-01-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By sailak
Re: outboard crane on a PSC 34

I had a Novalift on my other boat. Worked well, easy to install (on that boat), and was "sleek" since it has the single price attached to the rail. I did modify it and added a fiddle block to give...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-26-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By sailak
Summer Solstice in Aialik Bay, Alaska

We had a pretty nice trip. With the exception of in and out of Resurrection Bay we didn't have wind for sailing, but it's always nice to get away from the hustle and bustle of civilization and just...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-22-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 901
Posted By sailak
Re: Crealock 37 question

What you're seeing is the top of the water tank. If it wasn't sealed it would leak.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-28-2012
Replies: 52
Views: 8,018
Posted By sailak
Re: Heating Your Boat

Both of my boats have had Espar forced-air diesel heaters. They work well. Convienient in that you just turn them on and adjust output with a thermostat. For me a downside is that they are forced...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-14-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 1,935
Posted By sailak
The only filter is the UV Haze I have on my...

The only filter is the UV Haze I have on my lenses to protect the glass.
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