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Forum: Diesel   11-10-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 6,491
Posted By deberg351
Starter motor running backwards?

I've got a diesel Yanmar 3QM30. Recently I've been having trouble starting; there have been a few issues that have come up and been resolved.

About two weeks ago, I was having trouble with the...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   03-26-2009
Replies: 44
Views: 3,974
Posted By deberg351
I've never been in a situation (knock on wood)...

I've never been in a situation (knock on wood) where I've had to use it urgently, but I've carried a knife without fail for years. The only situations where I leave it behind are when I'm going to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-26-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 824
Posted By deberg351
I've sailed in Boston Harbor for years, and have...

I've sailed in Boston Harbor for years, and have only seen that in certain mooring fields; a few water-taxis do it on a temporary basis only, and that's really it in terms of shared moorings I've...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-26-2009
Replies: 1,389
Views: 77,781
Posted By deberg351
I am loving this entire thread. I read through...

I am loving this entire thread. I read through the first 30 pages or so, and was content to be in the ballpark with around half the answers. I'll hop in eventually if I'm in the right time and the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-07-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,544
Posted By deberg351
This is all good to know; I'm going to be...

This is all good to know; I'm going to be rewiring my boat over the course of this spring/summer. It's not a process I'm overly familiar with, and I'd obviously prefer to just take my time and do it...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   03-07-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 831
Posted By deberg351
I can't agree more with the full survey...

I can't agree more with the full survey suggestion, particularly if you're not personally experienced in restoration or what to look for when inspecting the boat. Wooden boats, while classic and...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   03-06-2009
Replies: 123
Views: 13,838
Posted By deberg351
I'm currently about an hour and a half away, but...

I'm currently about an hour and a half away, but that's because the boat is on the hard up in Maine. In a month and a half (weather permitting), I'll be sailing her down to Boston, and then after a...
Forum: Learning to Sail   03-06-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 884
Posted By deberg351
1. J36ZT summed up the boom vang pretty aptly. ...

1. J36ZT summed up the boom vang pretty aptly. Depending on what level of performance is being sought after, the level of attention given to the vang varies widely. High-performance racers will...
Forum: Living Aboard   03-06-2009
Replies: 46
Views: 8,006
Posted By deberg351
Like a lot of people have said, it depends almost...

Like a lot of people have said, it depends almost entirely on a combination of your personality, where you are in life, and your ability to draw a distinction between the stuff you need and the stuff...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   03-04-2009
Replies: 0
Views: 356
Posted By deberg351
Hello from Boston

Hello, hello.

I have no idea how the existence of this site has evaded me for years, and apologies in advance for any accidental violations of etiquette. It seems like a pretty vibrant community...
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