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Search: Posts Made By: trantor12020
Forum: Diesel 03-08-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Yanmar diesel black smoke/soot

Mixing elbow choked.
Forum: Engines 03-05-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 751
Posted By trantor12020
Casey pic shows the scissor jack I was referring...

Casey pic shows the scissor jack I was referring to.
Forum: Engines 03-03-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 751
Posted By trantor12020
If there's enough clearance try a car scissor...

If there's enough clearance try a car scissor jack under the engine. Take care to place jack on strong part of engine and not at center of oil pan.
Forum: Diesel 02-22-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Removing KM2P from 2GM20F

Norman, thanks for the heads up.
Forum: Diesel 02-17-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By trantor12020
Ok noted on the spacers. Wonder if it'll be just...

Ok noted on the spacers. Wonder if it'll be just as easy to fit the gearbox as it seems to take?
Forum: Diesel 02-15-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Removing KM2P from 2GM20F

aa3jy, thanks for the manual.
Rockter, you're right, page 201 says I can remove the gearbox without lifting the engine.
Forum: Diesel 02-15-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By trantor12020
Removing KM2P from 2GM20F

I've a question. How much clearance from shaft coupling is require for removal of KM2P gearbox from 2GM20F? Best as I can tell, I've about 1-1.5" clearance.
Is this sufficient for me to pull the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-27-2015
Replies: 70
Views: 3,818
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Greatest fear?

In a storm and >>30kts wind with full sail up.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-15-2015
Replies: 102
Views: 6,147
Posted By trantor12020
Re: One Ship Stupid

I once had a set of crew on my boat. One of them coil my ropes between her palm and elbow. I asked which ninkapo instructor taught her that. She pointed to the other crew, who was a dinghy...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-15-2015
Replies: 80
Views: 6,580
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Whats your best bit of kit??

Lots of equipment onboard I love ❤ but the simple one that makes light of work and put a smile �� on my face would have to be the tensioner I made for the alternator belt. It's a simple wire...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-14-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,005
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Docking in a crosswind

You will land... one way or another ;)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-26-2014
Replies: 67
Views: 3,860
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Cleating off Furling line?

Can't you just tie the line around itself on the furling block nearest cockpit? No need for cam or horn cleat.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-12-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,336
Posted By trantor12020
Re: In-mast (un-)furling problems

Did you ease off back-stay?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-05-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 633
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Kiwiprops problem (with video)

Could be the stiff blade need greasing. For mine after 6 months the blades seems to don't want to feather to reverse. Need some hoaxing by putting forward then reverse before it'll feather to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-11-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 1,898
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Suppose you ran around on a falling tide

Ok I'll ask, how did you know that?? Oh wait, been there done that?! ;)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-06-2014
Replies: 34
Views: 2,637
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Sailing Toys! What should I put on my Christmas list?

Dear Santa,
I've not been very good this year so I'll just ask for a new engine, make it 3YM30 if you can. But if you feel generous, I could do with a new 37 footer. Not asking too much I hope :) :)...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-05-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Judging Boat Speed during figure 8 MOB

I though when you approach the mob you should in iron.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-04-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 2,046
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Does sailing actually lengthen your life span?

Not if you talk funny language like #*@!!$## whenever you work on the engine or riggings.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-22-2014
Replies: 37
Views: 2,066
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Sailing Magazines

I subscribe to 2 British and 2 American sailing magazines. Practical Boat Owner PBO, Yachting Monthly YM, Sail and Cruising World CW.
I'll probably keep PBO and Sail.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-21-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Rogue wave antenna

Is that a brand name Rouge Wave or is the antenna used for detecting rouge wave?
I've not heard of either. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-20-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Freeboard? We don't need no stinking freeboard.

Yup, one benefit is the deck is self washing ;)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-15-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 984
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Queasy crewmember? The "old standards" still work...

I took 6 of my son's friend out sailing and 5 of them got seasick after awhile. So how to "entertain" all 5 and still get some sailing done? :(
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-02-2014
Replies: 36
Views: 2,634
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Campbell Sailor Prop vs. Max-Prop?

Kiwi Feathering Prop? No?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-28-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,272
Posted By trantor12020
Re: Water damage teak bulkhead

Can I assume any type of wood could use some teak oil? Or it may not be right but it won't hurt any wood with teak oil?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-11-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 818
Posted By trantor12020
Re: sliding helm seat?

Now how about a gimball(sp?) mount for the helm seat? Always at level on whichever tack ;)
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