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Forum: Newport   01-09-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,249
Posted By Stenn
Normal operating temp

Wouldn't Yanmar be the best source to consult for normal operating temp? It must be published in a downloadable PDF of the engine.

Having said that, I know my Universal 15 runs just fine at about...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   12-14-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By Stenn
First is a 40???

That sure is biting off a lot to chew, starting with "around 40" as your first owned boat. Have you heard about Matt Rutherford circumnavigating north and south America this past summer in a...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   12-14-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By Stenn
First boat

I agree with Donna.....Craig's List is usually great....and, depending on how big you need, many are almost giving them away. I started almost 10 years ago on an ODay 22 I got off eBay, believe it or...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-12-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 858
Posted By Stenn
Common Cracks

Yes, thanks...that's what I was talking about, surface cracks, not structural, "critical" cracks like hull impacts and engine mounts. But I'd say surface cracks are not always from impacts like...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-07-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 858
Posted By Stenn
First boat, what to look for, etc

Todd740.....first of all, don't exaggerate the importance of bottom paint, when it was done, etc. The main thing is to know what TYPE of bottom paint, not necessarily when it was done. If it's...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-07-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,565
Posted By Stenn
A typo maybe?

Shanedennis......did you mean to say "we DO want a chart plotter.....? Because the context of your message seems to say the opposite, yet people are answering you with chart plotter/fish finder...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   09-04-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By Stenn
Re: Missing Boater near Gibson Island

No, guess not....
Map would be 12278.....(noaa)
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   09-04-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By Stenn
Re: Missing Boater near Gibson Island

Oooops.....thanks to AA3JY for the coordinates. Hey AA3.....is that the map number too.....27613xxxxxx ?
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   09-04-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By Stenn
Re: Missing Boater near Gibson Island

Thanks Dancer38. So that's basically the middle of the bay, off Bodkin Creek....in between 2 shipping channels.......not good for finding him :(
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   09-04-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 943
Posted By Stenn
Unhappy Re: Missing Boater near Gibson Island, MD

Pretty thin reporting throughout the area...but did manage to find out from Coast Guard it was a 37. Reporting said Phoenix was from Chestertown....couldn't tell from reporting whether skipper is one...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-29-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 24,007
Posted By Stenn
Define "OffShore"

I'd say Chuckles is right....define "OffShore" first.

I have an '83 Newport 27-S MKII, and have been in email contact with George Cuthbertson, one of the "C"'s in C&C, who designed the Newport 27,...
Forum: Newport   01-29-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,630
Posted By Stenn
I'm using the Simrad TP22 on my 1983 Newport 27-S...

I'm using the Simrad TP22 on my 1983 Newport 27-S MKII....bought it for some extra strength vs. the weight of the boat, and especially for it's NMEAK 2000 capability. I cut off the SimNet connector,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-14-2008
Replies: 285
Views: 85,149
Posted By Stenn
Thumbs up It was said a few pages back, regarding liquid...

It was said a few pages back, regarding liquid insulation...that it does have it's uses.

I think that answer touches on the real answer to crimp vs. solder....it completely depends on your...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 3,266
Posted By Stenn
Question Newport Traveler pictures

Thanks for your help Werebeagle....

No, photos aren't hosted anywhere....so can't put a link in here...But I do have something posted on the Capital Yachts owner's page, so maybe I'll start...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 3,266
Posted By Stenn
Boom/Traveler pictures for Newport 27

Let me try this again, now that my Post count is supposedly high enough (12).....Here's those pictures......

Nope,....still won't accept them ! :mad:

Maybe there's some time-delay of the site...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 2,796
Posted By Stenn
Thumbs up Solid vs. Cored hulls; New sonar revelations !

Thanks Chicago,

Although that brochure does muddy the waters with that statement about "hand lay-up foam core and fiberglass method," I did actually find an original section of hull about 6x8"...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 1,910
Posted By Stenn
"Expert" opinions on 5411

I'd hold off on thinking there's anything wrong with your exhaust system just because some diesel mechanic makes a comment about not using a "lift canister." (admittedly, I can't envision what a...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 3,266
Posted By Stenn
Question Pictures of Traveler Rigging blocked

I thought maybe that was it (10 post issue), but the little box down in the lower left of the screen, that tells me what I can do, says I "MAY post attachments." Wouldn't it say "MAY NOT" if that...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 9,722
Posted By Stenn
Universal 5411 operating temps low?

I had/have the same problem....it's odd....

I say "had" because when I first got the boat a year ago (Newport 27-S MKII), the previous owner mentioned it never got hot enough, according to the...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 1,552
Posted By Stenn
Question Using Lagbolts to replace head

KeelHaulin, I don't understand your response.

The lag bolts I'm talking about are like giant wood screws with a hex head on top that tights down onto the base of the new toilet and just digs...
Forum: Newport   10-06-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 3,266
Posted By Stenn
Newport Boom-Traveler Rigging

Sorry Freddie....some idiot malfunction on this site refuses to accept a single picture I try to attach....even after resizing them all the way down to a tiny 640x480 with a max file-size of 88k! If...
Forum: Newport   10-04-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 3,266
Posted By Stenn
Traveler arrangements

Thanks Denise...I did manage to get it strung right just from reasoning it out, and from KeelHaulin's description.

Freddie, I'll take some pictures of my 27's setup tomorrow after work and send...
Forum: Newport   06-22-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 2,796
Posted By Stenn
1983 Newport 27S-II Hull construction and Sonar Transducer Installation

I've asked this over in the Newport 30 Hull thread, but I'll ask it here too, to get a little more visibility....

Anybody know how Newport's/Capital's hull construction varied with year and model?...
Forum: Newport   06-22-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 1,552
Posted By Stenn
Why bother with an access hole under the base? I...

Why bother with an access hole under the base? I just replaced my old Jabsco with their latest model (all because the flange at the back of the pump isn't sold anymore....the 24 year old toilet was...
Forum: Newport   06-22-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 2,450
Posted By Stenn
I have a 1983 Newport 27-S II. Anybody know...

I have a 1983 Newport 27-S II. Anybody know whether this is solid fiberglass too, or does it have a core? I'd like to install an Eagle Seacharter 640c Sonar/GPS and Shoot-Thu-Hull if I have a solid...
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