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Search: Posts Made By: mcgray
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By mcgray
Re: Upgrade from YS to Edson

The transmission cable was stiff and not smooth. Despite trying everything imaginable, I couldn't get it all apart. Did replace with Edson but went the radial drive from the YS. Actually not that...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-07-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By mcgray
Re: Upgrade from YS to Edson

Don't have those sleeves. Older mod to the pedestal changed the guard and the sleeves were lost. Sorry.
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-05-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By mcgray
Upgrade from YS to Edson

Would appreciate input on changing from a Yacht Specialities to new Edson pedestal and steering. Did you use a quadrant or a radial drive. Did you opt for something other than Edson. Edson quotes a...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 03-06-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 809
Posted By mcgray
Re: PSC 31 tanks

Very easy to remove. Have had mine removed twice for cleaning and inspection. Also had the exterior coated to help for those few times the bilge water comes in contact with the bottom.
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-19-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 1,891
Posted By mcgray
Re: Year 2 Report, PSC 37 Kenlanu

I must have that same pet tiger that eats up Bottom Siders. Ended up covering them with Sunbrella.
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-21-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 1,648
Posted By mcgray
Re: New PSC 37 owner- need help with A/C

Congratulations on your new boat! I believe I looked at this beauty in Stuart and was tempted. So happy it has a new crew!
MCGray
Island Lady
#56
1989 PSC 31
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 02-18-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 2,783
Posted By mcgray
Re: Quantity and storage for anchor chain for a Pacific Seacraft 31

Have a 1989 PSC 31. There is 100 feet HT 5/16 and 200 feet 8 plait rode on the starboard roller. Have a horizontal Muir electric windlass. Have to stop at times and use the original chain hole to...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 12-23-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By mcgray
Re: LED bulbs for PSC 31-direct replacement w/ old fixtures?

I have replaced all mine with LED either from BeBe in Fuji ( just google them) or from Sailor's Solutions
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-23-2012
Replies: 28
Views: 3,486
Posted By mcgray
Re: Suggestions for getting a dog from boat to dinghy (and back again!)

PS the Critter Inflatables can be found on the internet. Pricey but mine don't go in the dinghy or underway without them on.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-23-2012
Replies: 28
Views: 3,486
Posted By mcgray
Re: Suggestions for getting a dog from boat to dinghy (and back again!)

No problem. Have low freeboard on 31 ft boat. bassett get in and out at boarding gate with just a little help going up. Beagle goes in/out on his own. Strongly recommend Critter Inflatables PFD...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-23-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,153
Posted By mcgray
Re: Windlass choices for PSC 31

Sorry for the de
Ay inresponse. I have a Muir Cougar (electric). Again it has been flawless. I have 150 feet of 5/16 HT and about 200feet of multi plait line. Changed to the multi plait from...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 01-07-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,328
Posted By mcgray
New Edson Steering

What model pedasatal, steering etc did you get? What was your solution to the autopilot? What did you do about gear shifter and throttle control? Am considering upgrading my 1989 #56 sterring from...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 01-07-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,153
Posted By mcgray
I have a Muir electric windlass and it has worked...

I have a Muir electric windlass and it has worked flawlessly for 10 years. Wouldn't be without it.
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 02-23-2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,536
Posted By mcgray
Have carried a Winslow in a soft valise in front...

Have carried a Winslow in a soft valise in front of the Dodger and yes it does interfere with visibility when maneuvering in close quarters. Plan to build an area on the bridge deck to store and...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-13-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By mcgray
The Island Lady, 1989, #56, has a 35 CQR on the...

The Island Lady, 1989, #56, has a 35 CQR on the starboard and a Bruce on the port. Both fit nicely. It has a Muir electric windlass to help with all the chain on the CQR.

The stern anchor that ...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-03-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 640
Posted By mcgray
Many thanks for the suggestions. The Max Prop is...

Many thanks for the suggestions. The Max Prop is a bit out of my range presently. I have ordered a Michigan Wheel 3 blade 15" x9" which will be put on tomorrow. PCS company had both 15x9 and...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-02-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 2,215
Posted By mcgray
The Island Lady, 1989, #56, has the single brass...

The Island Lady, 1989, #56, has the single brass faucet and foot pump plumbed to the fresh water. I believe that it came from the factory this way. No raw water intake. Also no pressurized water.
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 05-01-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 640
Posted By mcgray
Question New Prop for PSC 31

While heading north of the ICW lost the prop off the shaft ( of course right at a lift bridge.) Able to hoist sail and get to place to drop anchor and check prop. It wasn't there! Have been towed to...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 11-12-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,158
Posted By mcgray
Prop on 31 and RPMs.

MIne has a three blade prop, don't know the pitch. I usually run at 2400 and on a calm day and not significant current can get 5 kts. I have never run it for long at 2900, maybe I should increase...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 11-11-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By mcgray
I had one installed by a professional service. ...

I had one installed by a professional service. They used copper strips as the ground plane. There is no external plate on the boat. I get good reception using this. It was done as per Gordon West...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 11-10-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,158
Posted By mcgray
Question Prop on PSC 31

For those of you with a 31, what prop do you use (2or 3 blade, folding/reversing, pitch etc). I find that as I am motoring down the ICW every boat in the world passes me by. The bottom is clean,...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-26-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,615
Posted By mcgray
Welcome, welcome

And a big congradulation. I have had #56 for about 8 years now, second owner,and consider it one of the best decisions that I have ever made. Great boat, so easy to handle and takes the weather...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-26-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,892
Posted By mcgray
Thanks for your input

As usual this group as been very helpful. I think I will go with a dedicated thru hull located near the exisitng main raw water intake for the engine, place the unit in the wet locker behind the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-12-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 23,804
Posted By mcgray
I have sailed on an Orion and also on IP 27 and...

I have sailed on an Orion and also on IP 27 and if I were heading out there is no doubt that the Orion would be my choice. If I were going to live in at a dock with occ short trips then the IP. The...
Forum: Pacific Seacraft 07-10-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,892
Posted By mcgray
AC Installation on PSC 31

I am entertaining having a reverse air system installed on my 1989 PSC 31. A couple of questions: 1. for those of you that have one where is your raw water intake, is it T ed off the engine intake...
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