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Forum: Island Packet   09-04-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,349
Posted By rhpike
Re: Failed manual bilge pump

Whale manual bilge pumps are what IP installs these days, as well as most boat manufacturers. Much better reliability.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-19-2014
Replies: 71
Views: 14,719
Posted By rhpike
Re: Chart plotter or IPad

On the other hand, my Raymarine E-80 chart plotter has a Navionics Gold chip, and it accounts for variation. That is handled through the Raymarine setup menu.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-19-2014
Replies: 71
Views: 14,719
Posted By rhpike
Re: Chart plotter or IPad

I love my iPad 2 and the Navionics app. I just need to remember that the app and it's routes are in degrees True, as the app does not account for mag Variation. So, you need to apply variation the...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   08-19-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,589
Posted By rhpike
Re: Navionics Chart Question

TCS,
I have Navionics Gold charts on my E-80, and get the light characteristics by putting the cursor on the buoy/light and am promoted to press "OK" for detailed info. It has all the light details,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-19-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,144
Posted By rhpike
Re: iPad users only

I use Navionics and Garmin apps on my iPad2 with cell service and internal GPS. Did you know that the Navionics app only shows True North? Don't know about the Garmin app, but assume it is the same....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-06-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By rhpike
Re: Boat pulls to stbd moving fwd under power

...and did see the posts where some IP owners had a similar problem. I discounted that as my problem is new!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-06-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By rhpike
Re: Boat pulls to stbd moving fwd under power

Thanks, Seaduction. I asked the forum there, as I'm a member, but haven't received any replies.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-06-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By rhpike
Re: Boat pulls to stbd moving fwd under power

Chuckles,

Good questions. I was unable to really test it under sail alone as there were light winds that weekend. I did sail it for approx 10 min under sail alone, but was only making about 4...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-06-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By rhpike
Boat pulls to stbd moving fwd under power

Friends,
I have a 2007 Island Packet IP440 that I purchased in 2009. It has a 3-blade MaxProp. When I took her out Thanksgiving weekend (it was warm here in Texas!), I noticed that the wheel pulled...
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