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Search: Posts Made By: Mithril
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-07-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By Mithril
I think I get it, is the heat exchanger part of...

I think I get it, is the heat exchanger part of the water heater or a separate unit?

So how would you integrate, for example, a Hurricane cabin heater to this system?

Thanks again all for...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-07-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By Mithril
Water Heating Questions

I have read through several posts on this forum about heating water, but I still have a few unanswered questions.

I agree with the idea of having the diesel engine heat up the water heater...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-03-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 2,658
Posted By Mithril
Thanks Kathleen for the info on the laptop mount....

Thanks Kathleen for the info on the laptop mount. Previously I was just planning on using a non slip mat on top of the Nav table, but after reading some threads on the subject, it would have been a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-03-2007
Replies: 15
Views: 4,487
Posted By Mithril
Thanks for the input...

Thanks for the input...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-03-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 2,658
Posted By Mithril
Cupholder... ok, but back to the subject at...

Cupholder... ok, but back to the subject at hand...

What do you have (Electronics, Controls, Instruments, etc) at your Nav Station camaraderie, Barry Lenoble (BarryL), Kathleen...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-03-2007
Replies: 15
Views: 4,487
Posted By Mithril
Is ICOM M802 the only choice?

If I am looking for a marine SSB tranciever with Ham, VFO, and Pactor Modem capability; an automatic tuner and DSC, is the ICOM M802 the only choice? Or is it just what everyone uses? Is there...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-03-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 2,658
Posted By Mithril
The boat will sleep 5 comfortably, two forward,...

The boat will sleep 5 comfortably, two forward, two in the Salon and one aft. Mostly I would sail with my wife and perhaps one or two friends.

I would like to take her out for several weeks. Our...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-02-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 2,658
Posted By Mithril
LOL... might be a bit overkill for my 36'...

LOL... might be a bit overkill for my 36' sailboat, but I look forward to your description...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-02-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 2,658
Posted By Mithril
Thanks for the reply John. For the 110, I have...

Thanks for the reply John. For the 110, I have purchased a Xantrex Freedom Marine 25 Inverter/Charger. It might be a bit overkill but it should do the job.

Because my daily refrigeration needs...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-02-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 2,658
Posted By Mithril
Nav Station Design

I am currently designing the Nav Station on my 36' sailboat and have read though all the articles I could find on the forum. Initially I plan on using the boat around the Puget Sound in Washington...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-02-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 640
Posted By Mithril
Thanks Camaraderie, I was looking at the...

Thanks Camaraderie,

I was looking at the Uniden 625c, it boasted the best IM (85db) and SRR (90db) and the WHAM mics sound useful.

Without a keypad, though, I thought it would be difficult to...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-02-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 640
Posted By Mithril
High End VHF

I am trying to decide on a high end VHF transceiver with DSC. Currently I am looking at ICOM's M604 and Standard Horizon's GX5500S. They seem to be quite comparable although the GX5500S is about $35...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-11-2007
Replies: 0
Views: 780
Posted By Mithril
Gas Control/Monitor Recommendation

Who do you think makes the best (most reliable) Propane or CNG Control/Monitor Panel right now? Any manufacturer you would stay away from?

Thanks,

- Mithril
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-30-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mithril
According to the manufacturer here are the...

According to the manufacturer here are the Mechanical Properties:

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Lengthwise Crosswise
Tensile Strength - ASTM D 638 (psi) 30,000 7,000...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-29-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mithril
Well… I asked a few more questions, most notably...

Well… I asked a few more questions, most notably from a refrigeration expert at Miller and Miller in Seattle. It turns out that the fiberglass in the FRP sheets is actually laid out in all...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-24-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mithril
It looks like their site just went down. Here is...

It looks like their site just went down. Here is what they have...

Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic
(FRP) Sheet

http://www.rparts.com/Catalog/Box_Building/frp/frp.jpg

Of all the materials...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-24-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mithril
Thanks Sea Dog... that was my concern as well.. ...

Thanks Sea Dog... that was my concern as well.. The information on FRP sheets can be found at: White Fiberglass Sheet (http://www.rparts.com/Catalog/Box_Building/frp/frp.asp)

As far as the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-24-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mithril
Sailing Dog... I have already determined what I...

Sailing Dog... I have already determined what I need for insulation to achieve R-30 so it doesn't come into play in this question. The insulation will be added afterward. Your first question "How...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-24-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Mithril
Icebox question

How thick do you think a toploading icebox should be? Dimensions, roughly 16" x 24" and tapering down on one side. Because of size constraints, the largest I can make it is about 4 cu ft. I am...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-23-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 889
Posted By Mithril
By posting the thread I expected some cruisers...

By posting the thread I expected some cruisers and blue water sailors to pipe in with their opinions. "That x cu ft is enough space for the two of us..." or "we have x cu ft but we really need more...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-23-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 889
Posted By Mithril
How much is enough? (cu ft)

I am designing the galley of my 36' steel sailboat and currently I am working on the under-the-counter refrigerator.

The boat will be used primarily for coastal cruising for between 2 and 4...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-21-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By Mithril
Selecting a Gas Range

I am in the process of designing the galley on my 36' steel sailboat and I need to choose a gas range. I have read through all the articles I could find in the forum about choosing a new range and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-15-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 3,040
Posted By Mithril
Thanks SailingDog and all for your input. I do...

Thanks SailingDog and all for your input. I do plan to have an access panel for the top of the tank to get access to hoses etc and for cleaning/inspection. It is just that removing or replacing the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-13-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 3,040
Posted By Mithril
Custom Holding Tank

With the refit of my 36' steel sailboat I am planning on having a custom holding tank fabricated. Currently, I plan to have about 25- 30 gal between the wall to the head and the hull. I read a few...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-20-2006
Replies: 5
Views: 1,352
Posted By Mithril
Alternator Side Loading Problem

I am in the process of repowering my sailboat and I have estimated the power requirements using Nigel Calder's Boatowner's Mechanical and Electrical Manual. Unfortunately the side load on the...
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