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Search: Posts Made By: SVTatia
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 22 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 657
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Removing Diesel smell

disconnect the vent hose from the holding tank and leave it for a few days....
Diesel will smell sweet after you reconnect.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 4 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By SVTatia
Re: What to use as a mast wiring fitting?

Something like this:

DirectoValve Straight Hose Barb Flanges - Custom Spray Solutions - Florida Sprayers, Inc....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 4 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By SVTatia
Re: What to use as a mast wiring fitting?

You could use the same thru-hull at the mast and deck. Plastic would be better at the mast than metal.

Edit: never mind - just realized your mast is up...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 6 Days Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,277
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Cracked bow (pic), would you buy?

Smack, are you saying this is un-repairable?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 6 Days Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 753
Posted By SVTatia
Re: GFO packing

I also have a SS shaft and bronze stuffing box (don't we all?). I chose Ultra X which is also mentioned in the article.

Duramax Shaft Sealing Systems...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 6 Days Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,277
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Cracked bow (pic), would you buy?

It depends where you are and the year of the boat. Prices vary from $4K to $25K depending on location, boat shape etc.
Not sure what the rust stain is and and what caused the crack, but it could be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 1,582
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Obama Executive Order Declaring Sailingboats Tax-free

The joke could be worse - someone could have seen a barge with a bunch of cows on it wondering if there are restrictions affecting boats with livestock....:D
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 1,582
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Obama Executive Order Declaring Sailingboats Tax-free

in a surprise move, the Canadian government followed suit and went one step further: will provide a grant of up to $15K for owners that want to upgrade or install solar panels and convert lighting to...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 1,018
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Wood identification?

Ipe.

A Brazilian hardwood that is becoming very popular...

I think its both - Ipe and Mahogany, but its hard to distinguish because of lighting, etc.
Beautiful woodwork nevertheless, there's...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 3,839
Posted By SVTatia
Re: What's the *second* best way to keep spiders off your boat?

Believe me, I'm warned, and if I go to these areas I would NOT trust the Avon product! But.... for me and a lot of people I know it has worked in other areas of the world where nothing else did. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 3,839
Posted By SVTatia
Re: What's the *second* best way to keep spiders off your boat?

Nah Gary, they assumed you were heading to Florida and they were boycotting the State due to their anchoring regulations.;)

BTW - Avon skin so soft is one of the best mosquito repellent on the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 2,407
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Defender's Annual Warehouse Sale!

Yes I agree... but it seems to me that Amazon is just a distribution channel, as most of the stuff is shipped by other sellers (the marine outfits). Also, due to this, shipping charges are sometimes...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,305
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Confession time...

My previous boat was a cutter and I sailed it extensively.
I only used the running backs when there was any kind of sea, and the wind forward of the beam mostly on long passages.
When sailing with...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 903
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Mast Shipping fall 2015-South from Oswego or Chicago

Rather than putting up with the logistics, expenses, insurance and stress, why not just build a decent cross brace on your deck with enough protection at the ends of the stick? Do you really have a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 700
Views: 60,459
Posted By SVTatia
Re: I hate boats...

Oh, one more thing Med...
After you come back from an enjoyable sail and sauna, start a new post

I love boats

:D
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 700
Views: 60,459
Posted By SVTatia
Re: I hate boats...

Then you did cry but for the wrong reasons...



Halleluyah!!! Now you can cry for the right reasons!!
Way to go .... how many pounds lighter are you now?
You'r done, but this isn't the end,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-13-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 1,739
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Chocks on the bow

Iíll vote for a cleat (or a bollard) on the edge at both sides and a clear fore deck with just the windlass. On a fiberglass boat the edge most often is where the lips of deck and hull meet,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-12-2015
Replies: 700
Views: 60,459
Posted By SVTatia
Re: I hate boats...

Med

I am impressed with your ability to deal with this situation Ė you are either holding in, is a very cool guy or both. Hats off to you. Your analogy of a life experience puts the incident in...
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-11-2015
Replies: 69
Views: 2,458
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Recommendations for Battery Monitor

As per Maine Sail post # 10 the SG does adjust for capacity loss over time.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-11-2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,185
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Navik Windvane Steering

Even though this is an old and discontinued, if it is in good shape it could be worth $1K or more.
...hard to tell without seeing it, but you could be up to a very good deal.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-10-2015
Replies: 69
Views: 2,458
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Recommendations for Battery Monitor

Interesting... it seems you answered your own question.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-10-2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,185
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Navik Windvane Steering

Minne is absolutely right. Just pass this one up - but send me the information of where it is...:D

Joking aside, for common hardware he probably means the blocks you'll need for the tiller/wheel...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-02-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Westerbeke whine

I found that VHT engine enamel SP152 (Ford Red) is almost a prefect match for the Westerbeke red, however, what does not match is the price at seven bucks. :D

What did go wrong with your HE and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-23-2015
Replies: 14
Views: 673
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Hand rail help

Captn Curt

If they are teak, I really wonder if they are in such a bad shape that they cannot be restored.
Mine were bad, I removed them, one pass with an 80grit, one pass with 120 and one pass...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-19-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 536
Posted By SVTatia
Re: Running Out of Panel Switches

Consider adding one panel just for the navigation lights, relatively inexpensive and you'll have a visual indicator of whats on:

Navigation Lights Control Panel by Borel Manufacturing Inc....
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