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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By tommays
Re: How effective is a passive air vent on mooring

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/2011_07300019.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/2011_07300019.jpg.html)

IMHP it does not do much compared to
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-23-2015
Replies: 48
Views: 2,767
Posted By tommays
Re: 2-blade Flexofold Problems

My flex-o-fold backs up like a freight train in fact i think i can go faster in reverse :)

When i got it i felt it was a bit big and there attitude was it was the correct prop

The reality is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-20-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 729
Posted By tommays
Re: Deck Painting Project - Topside Paint & Compatible Primers

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/mast%20painting/perfectioncollection.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/mast%20painting/perfectioncollection.jpg.html)

i dont...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-13-2015
Replies: 19
Views: 670
Posted By tommays
Re: Seacock/thru-hull question

The modern sea-cocks need a Flat sealing surface

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/PB292612.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/PB292612.jpg.html)...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-12-2015
Replies: 19
Views: 670
Posted By tommays
Re: Seacock/thru-hull question

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/2011_03130021.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/2011_03130021.jpg.html)
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-11-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,193
Posted By tommays
Re: Should I fix it, or scrap it?

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/PA302581.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/PA302581.jpg.html)...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-30-2015
Replies: 48
Views: 2,767
Posted By tommays
Re: 2-blade Flexofold Problems

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/flexfoldpropopen.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/flexfoldpropopen.jpg.html)
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-15-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 1,421
Posted By tommays
Re: Painting Deck & Topside using Spray Machine

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/2010_0808_115546.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/2010_0808_115546.jpg.html)
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-31-2015
Replies: 18
Views: 1,085
Posted By tommays
Re: Delamination: I did this ..any comment?

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/2010_10110002.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/2010_10110002.jpg.html)
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-27-2015
Replies: 37
Views: 2,812
Posted By tommays
Re: FlexoFold Prop - Noise

As far as cavitation if i go more than two weeks without cleaning in peak growth time the boat will be difficult to move

At the peak i need to wipe down weekly or it becomes and insane job
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-26-2015
Replies: 37
Views: 2,812
Posted By tommays
Re: FlexoFold Prop - Noise

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/flexfoldprop.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/flexfoldprop.jpg.html)
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Forum: Atomic 4   01-20-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,327
Posted By tommays
Re: FWC kit for Atomic 4, a good idea?

The old wifes tail is called salt creep :) and while not much is said now in the past it was not recommended due to the scale chunks clogging the exchanger and it does due some wired stuff turning...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-08-2015
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By tommays
Re: Petzel ASAP

I have a confined entry 4:1 set with progress capture which stops you if the hauler loses grip

We also keep a bunch of dedicated fall arrestors when working on top of tanks

i was searching...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-29-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 2,500
Posted By tommays
Re: Percentage self-taught sailors?

Sunfish and worked my way up

LOTS OF help after buying the J24 in 1982 when i became involved in a fleet
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-15-2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By tommays
Re: Greenport Summer Slip Marina Recommendations

I USE to be a member of Orient Yacht Club and it was great fun BUT the drive just from Patchogue sucked the joy out of it :eek:

Seriously the North Fork has become a wine tasting HELL traffic JAM...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-04-2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,764
Posted By tommays
Re: Roller Furling Answers and Opinions Desired

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Greenport%202013/2013-07-22124844_zps2d731f93.jpg...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-04-2014
Replies: 49
Views: 3,960
Posted By tommays
Re: Red over Green Navigation Light

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/a5984a3e.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/a5984a3e.jpg.html)

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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-21-2014
Replies: 85
Views: 5,672
Posted By tommays
Re: Really, $1000.00 for foulies?

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/0A90445E-F328-484F-8C63-1D739363B991-13513-00002E9E83F46C53_zps5a49da41.jpg...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-19-2014
Replies: 85
Views: 5,672
Posted By tommays
Re: Really, $1000.00 for foulies?

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/PAUMANOKFINISH_zps1cfdd907.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/PAUMANOKFINISH_zps1cfdd907.jpg.html)

The NIKE gore-tex jacket/tights...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-14-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,103
Posted By tommays
Re: changing alternator in catalina 27

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/Seafever/2011_08130028.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/Seafever/2011_08130028.jpg.html)

Your doing something wrong as i am not...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-04-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,289
Posted By tommays
Re: A GOOD multimeter (that won't break the bank)

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/7088fc0a.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/7088fc0a.jpg.html)

There are 20 probes on this panel with 7000 feet of wire and its...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-28-2014
Replies: 700
Views: 63,473
Posted By tommays
Re: I hate boats...

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/tn459021844_zps25447d59.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/tn459021844_zps25447d59.jpg.html)

The flapper thing never worked out...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-27-2014
Replies: 700
Views: 63,473
Posted By tommays
Re: I hate boats...

Med
http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/training001.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/training001.jpg.html)

I did got to school for well over 1000 hours as a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-27-2014
Replies: 700
Views: 63,473
Posted By tommays
Re: I hate boats...

The elbow has a homemade Stainless Steel look ? or what welded material is it made of

Welded SS has not proven to be great exhaust material as all kinds of funny things can happen to the weld in...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-23-2014
Replies: 700
Views: 63,473
Posted By tommays
Re: I hate boats...

http://i565.photobucket.com/albums/ss91/tommays/79exhaust_davegerr-med_zps927d5b37.jpg (http://s565.photobucket.com/user/tommays/media/79exhaust_davegerr-med_zps927d5b37.jpg.html)

It would seem to...
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