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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By 14432
Re: What can I put here? Improvements (Cockpit bulkhead)

Go spend some time at boatoutfitters.com These guys cater mostly to powerboats but they have some very creative products - tilt out glove boxes, etc.

I have no affiliation with them but have...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-27-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By 14432
Re: what is this?

Looks to be an old fuel line port where there was an outboard motor mount
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-24-2014
Replies: 42
Views: 2,164
Posted By 14432
Re: very small batches of resin???

OK - actually thought you were looking for small batch options - based on the thread title. I use both G flex and 105 - depending on the batch size.

I've had great success with the west pumps. ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-24-2014
Replies: 42
Views: 2,164
Posted By 14432
Re: very small batches of resin???

Get some West System G-flex liquid or thickened epox. - 1:1ratio - hard to mess up
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-24-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,242
Posted By 14432
Re: Stinky Foul Weather Gear

another good option for FWG, dive suits, marine upholstry or any surface or fabric where mold/mildew and the associated odors is Obex

HOME (http://www.thinkobex.com)

good stuff - there are a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-06-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,110
Posted By 14432
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-06-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,110
Posted By 14432
Re: How to repair "cockpit cubbies"?

It looks like you have decent access to the inside behind the damage. I would repair by first making a backing piece with 1-2 layers of fiberglass. Find a wash pan or something plastic that pretty...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-29-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 678
Posted By 14432
Re: hiking straps for JY15

Hiking straps are normally attached with webbing or fairly low stretch line. Shock cord is normally used as a tensioner to keep them off the cockpit floor

Nickels Boatworks is a current builder...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,922
Posted By 14432
Re: Cheap boat parts?

You can purchase line at discounted prices if you look at the "sale rack" of APS, Defender, etc. online - this is where they sell mis-cuts and spool ends.

If you have a local West Marine that...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-04-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 723
Posted By 14432
Re: M-20 Scow - Help identify part

Looks like some sort of mast ram and it should have some hardware under-deck with a purchase or turnbuckle system to provide mast pre-bend. Never seen such on a MC before but not an MC expert
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-02-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,587
Posted By 14432
Re: Mainsheet Replacement

For the blocks ball or roller bearing blocks will be the best - Harken, Ronstan or Shaefer. Match the blocks with the line size.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-02-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By 14432
Re: Fiberglass repair lightning mainsheet block

If there is wood under the glass you need to be sure all damage/rot is removed before you cover it up
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-02-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 441
Posted By 14432
Marine Grade M

I saw what I beleive to be a new product in a Boat US mag called Marine Grade M - a mildew stain remover. Any experience with this stuff?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-18-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,539
Posted By 14432
If you go the epoxy route just remember that it...

If you go the epoxy route just remember that it is not resistant to UV - it will need to be protected with something
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-19-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,145
Posted By 14432
Love those Yamahas

Love those Yamahas
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-12-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,418
Posted By 14432
I bought some couple a few years back and tested...

I bought some couple a few years back and tested one. It worked pretty well but what I don't know is how long they last - i.e shelf life - especially after repeated periods of heating up in cars,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2010
Replies: 52
Views: 4,983
Posted By 14432
If you're looking for a dog that loves boats and...

If you're looking for a dog that loves boats and the water, please consider a Boykin Spaniel. I will not go into all the details as you can google and get that info. You will not be sorry.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-31-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 890
Posted By 14432
SD is correct - Dupli Color is one such mfg -...

SD is correct - Dupli Color is one such mfg - have seen it used with success but do not know long-term results. It was deigned for automotive use. Probably will be easier to go darker rather than...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-30-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,495
Posted By 14432
Many of the soft shackles are designed for...

Many of the soft shackles are designed for halyards on racing boats and use in situations where they are under constant load for a finite period of time. In a situation where there is no constant...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-27-2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,482
Posted By 14432
I've been using West epoxy and their pumps for 15...

I've been using West epoxy and their pumps for 15 years - never had a problem that I did not create myself. Their support is great and they support our sport through their many sponsorships, etc.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-26-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 613
Posted By 14432
It's hard to see the hull and see how much...

It's hard to see the hull and see how much freeboard there is but the deck & cockpit resembles a Jet 14
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-26-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,312
Posted By 14432
A little water will make a lot of oil milky in...

A little water will make a lot of oil milky in places like trailer wheel bearings and outboard outdrives but in this case you seem to have more water than oil. Could it be residue from bilge...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-26-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 576
Posted By 14432
Boat US Graphics does a good job

Boat US Graphics does a good job
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-25-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By 14432
I hope you're joking

I hope you're joking
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-25-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 1,522
Posted By 14432
All the best, I2F

All the best, I2F
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