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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-09-2013
Replies: 27
Views: 2,311
Posted By coyotejack
New Dodger

I would definitely opt for hand rails fitted port and starboard if your frame is rigid enough to support them. Also check to see if the boomvang or boom are apt to rub on the dodger and if so you...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   01-26-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,753
Posted By coyotejack
Getting rid of my clothes....

I would bring as many clothes as you have space to conveniently store. As a live aboard cruiser I am always being faced with needing something I never anticipated, I.e. a suit to attend a funeral in....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-25-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,961
Posted By coyotejack
Any Hylas 46 owners here?

I own a Hylas 42 that draws 8 feet and has a mast height of 68 feet. I have never sailed the intercostal but based on my west coast experience I would think this is not the best boat for you. It is...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-09-2013
Replies: 57
Views: 3,711
Posted By coyotejack
Changing Oil - an easier way?

Jabs I makes a great vacuum pump that you drive with a 1/4" chuck drill motor. It comes Colette with a suction hose that will fit into your dipstick and a larger discharge hose. Warm the oil first,...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-21-2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,389
Posted By coyotejack
Thanks Zanshin. That helps.

Thanks Zanshin. That helps.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-21-2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,389
Posted By coyotejack
Thanks for the input folks. So if I want to use...

Thanks for the input folks. So if I want to use the batteries and inverter to power my AC equipment, how do I size the transformer (or converter if I decide the equipment is 60 cycle sensitive)...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-21-2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,389
Posted By coyotejack
Non-US Shore Power

From a practical standpoint, is it worthwhile to prepare ahead of time in order to hook up to shore power after I leave the US/Mexico area? I understand that in Australia and NZ I will need a step...
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