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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-11-2010
Replies: 58
Views: 9,371
Posted By FlyinNOE
As far as prop walk is concerned my folder has...

As far as prop walk is concerned my folder has less than the fixed three blade prop that was on the boat.

As for drag it's probably a minimul difference for anyone cruising, I agree. There is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-10-2010
Replies: 58
Views: 9,371
Posted By FlyinNOE
Folders

Many previous designs of folders allowed marine life to foul the working of the simple (and fairly open) folder. This meant that they were only really a viable choice for guys who were very...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-09-2010
Replies: 58
Views: 9,371
Posted By FlyinNOE
I installed a Flexofold on my 40' Beneteau...

I installed a Flexofold on my 40' Beneteau Oceanis 2 months ago. Since then we have sailed 300 miles with the new prop.

I ordered straight from the US distributor here:
Flexofold Low Drag Folding...
Forum: Boat Reviews   11-22-2009
Replies: 28
Views: 13,030
Posted By FlyinNOE
S/V Maiora

jgrasell,

We have a 1996 Beneteau Oceanis 400. Our boat is the 3 cabin 2 head layout. My wife and I bought her over a year ago now. When I'm home (not deployed in your part of the world) we sail...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-08-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 9,819
Posted By FlyinNOE
Asym Spinnaker

I regularly single hand an asym spinnaker on my 40'. I was using an ATN tacker but after making sure the anchor roller attachments are beefy enough have re-rigged the tack line through a block from...
Forum: Electrical Systems   05-07-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,114
Posted By FlyinNOE
Gentleman, I purchased an inexpensive volt...

Gentleman,

I purchased an inexpensive volt meter enroute to our boat "Mairoa" this afternoon after work to verify the previous findings.

The new voltmeter found 13.2 volts at both terminals....
Forum: Electrical Systems   05-07-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,114
Posted By FlyinNOE
Thanks you Sir for the kind words. I'm...

Thanks you Sir for the kind words.

I'm blessed with great guys to work with and an understanding wife (who was in the Army as well until recently).

It's easy to serve these days in comparison...
Forum: Electrical Systems   05-07-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,114
Posted By FlyinNOE
Thanks very much for your reply. I'm...

Thanks very much for your reply.

I'm measuring 17.2 or more at the power leads to the controller as well as out of the controller to the compressor.

Today after work I'll measure the voltage...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   05-06-2009
Replies: 200
Views: 24,658
Posted By FlyinNOE
40 feet of Beneteau and nearly paid for... ...

40 feet of Beneteau and nearly paid for...

Sailing the waters of the Puget Sound when I'm home.
Forum: Electrical Systems   05-06-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,114
Posted By FlyinNOE
17 volts on a 12 volt system?

Hello All,

I just got back from a rotation in Afghanistan to find my fridge on my Beneteau 400 Oceanis non-operational.

The fridge is a Frigoboat Frigamatic AH35.

While troubleshooting this...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   02-15-2009
Replies: 44
Views: 7,935
Posted By FlyinNOE
Same on my Beneteau. I'd be up the creek without...

Same on my Beneteau. I'd be up the creek without them when single handing. The stack pack was a great addition by the previous owner.

Brian-
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