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Search: Posts Made By: dakuehn
Forum: S2 08-29-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By dakuehn
Re: Where do you find hull number?

upper right-hand side of the transom--might be a bit difficult to read.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-12-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,727
Posted By dakuehn
Re: DOW 795 = What...?

I puchased several tubes from Hagemeyer North America - HomeMain (http://www.hagemeyerna.com/homemain.aspx) recently
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-17-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,727
Posted By dakuehn
At least the water-skiing squirrel made it to town

At least the water-skiing squirrel made it to town
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-04-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 1,787
Posted By dakuehn
Many builders use rubber gasket material--I'm...

Many builders use rubber gasket material--I'm sure you could find a suitable replacement material at a big box store.
Forum: S2 08-20-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 2,989
Posted By dakuehn
Deathstare, Prior to dropping my rudder, I had...

Deathstare,
Prior to dropping my rudder, I had been concerned by what I considered a bit too much vibration at certain angles of heel and speed, but others (more experienced) have told me not to be...
Forum: S2 06-24-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,426
Posted By dakuehn
Gene, I am assuming you have the 12 volt...

Gene,
I am assuming you have the 12 volt control panel, but some 7.3 M came with a 110-115 volt AC pane. The PO of my boat had 20 amp fuses for all of the circuits, but as all of the switches on the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-18-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,109
Posted By dakuehn
I've been using 1/4" thick/ 1" wide aluminum...

I've been using 1/4" thick/ 1" wide aluminum stock with good results. Obviously strong and fairly easy to cut and shape in some of the tighter areas on the boat (fabrication for the bow pulpit was...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-03-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 2,181
Posted By dakuehn
I asked about the rivets because I have the same...

I asked about the rivets because I have the same situation as yourself, but have had a difficult time finding a Air Rivet Gun for rent that can handle 3/16 SS. As a result, I was considering tapping...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-03-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 2,181
Posted By dakuehn
Tom, Are you going to go back with screws...

Tom,
Are you going to go back with screws instead of the 3/16 stainless rivets?
Forum: S2 11-14-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 1,727
Posted By dakuehn
S2 Yachts 7.9m 2009 Limited Edition

Hope S2 can sell a few of these (http://www.tiarayachts.com/Brix?pageID=417)--times are certainly tough for them now
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-27-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 4,065
Posted By dakuehn
Always use a polysulfide sealant for the...

Always use a polysulfide sealant for the chainplates, I use 3Mô Marine Sealant 101, but there are others. If you went with 5200 and for any reason needed to pull the chainplate and reseal, it would...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-23-2008
Replies: 44
Views: 5,906
Posted By dakuehn
That was very good reading--thanks cp

That was very good reading--thanks cp
Forum: S2 10-22-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 1,253
Posted By dakuehn
Lamentations of S2 owner

Now don't get me wrong I really like my 7.3, but in the course of my ongoing refit I have a couple of complaints:

The deck is cored around the chainplates...what were they thinking? Just finished...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-15-2008
Replies: 89
Views: 6,966
Posted By dakuehn
Can't wait for Pres Obama to grow out the dreds...

Can't wait for Pres Obama to grow out the dreds and legalize it (don't criticize it)
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction 05-05-2008
Replies: 8
Views: 3,887
Posted By dakuehn
I replaced my starboard side bulkhead recently...

I replaced my starboard side bulkhead recently and used marine plywood because I had ready access to it for a fair price. In retrospect, I am not sure it was necessary because I ended up coating the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-05-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 989
Posted By dakuehn
Cowboys are always looking for another runningback

Cowboys are always looking for another runningback
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-17-2008
Replies: 29
Views: 2,719
Posted By dakuehn
I think you should strip that old paint and sand....

I think you should strip that old paint and sand. I am concerned about the cracking--that it may extend into the old gel coat and need repair. Follow the Interlux guide...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls 04-01-2008
Replies: 317
Views: 31,316
Posted By dakuehn
New to me, but rolled off the S2 line in Dec 1982...

New to me, but rolled off the S2 line in Dec 1982 (ah the good ole days of Reagan administration)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-05-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 1,638
Posted By dakuehn
If you intend to work on the boat yourself (I...

If you intend to work on the boat yourself (I assume you are based on the aforementioned budget) focus on smaller vessels that still meet your needs. I have an S2 7.3 and think it's worth...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-27-2008
Replies: 80
Views: 7,269
Posted By dakuehn
I am sticking to SD's advice and staying with a...

I am sticking to SD's advice and staying with a smaller boat:rolleyes:
Forum: S2 02-27-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 4,340
Posted By dakuehn
From a business strategy perspective, I take my...

From a business strategy perspective, I take my hat off to Leon Slikkers and Sons for nurturing a successful manufacturing business in a state (Michigan) where similar enterprises are quite out of...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-12-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By dakuehn
Tabbing in the new bulkhead

Had a great time cutting and grinding out the starboard bulkhead of my S2 7.3 last weekend. Can someone recommend what cloth to use for tabbing in the replacement. There was a good article in...
Forum: S2 12-21-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 1,886
Posted By dakuehn
Correction--hit the end of the pin where you do...

Correction--hit the end of the pin where you do not see the notches. Looked at my pin last night and it refreshed my memory.
Forum: S2 12-20-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 1,886
Posted By dakuehn
I removed the pin holding the rudder of my 82'...

I removed the pin holding the rudder of my 82' 7.3 this summer using a hammer and nail set. The pin is tappered and comes out in only one direction. It has some notches that run along the side, which...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-03-2007
Replies: 151
Views: 11,719
Posted By dakuehn
CD--I will likely never cruise, but will be doing...

CD--I will likely never cruise, but will be doing some sailing on Grapevine with the family as soon as the water receeds. I have 3 year and 8 mo. old boys and would be very interested in your advice...
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