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Search: Posts Made By: toewsrus
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-17-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 3,682
Posted By toewsrus
Cam, Thanks. We're liking the outside much...

Cam,
Thanks. We're liking the outside much better than the ICW in most places, but wanted to stop at St. Augustine. I thought we shouldn't have a problem if the weather was fine, and a favorable...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-17-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 3,682
Posted By toewsrus
What's the Skinny Now

How Skinny is the water these days at St Augustine inlet. Any one have some recent info?

Thanks
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-22-2008
Replies: 30
Views: 14,668
Posted By toewsrus
Wilkerson Highway Bridge

I noticed in the cruising guides it says that a wind tide can make the clearance less than the charted 64 feet.

Is this during hurricanes with storm surges, or just any low preesure with 20 knot...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-10-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 577
Posted By toewsrus
This has happened to me on two seperate...

This has happened to me on two seperate occasions. I've used a Helicoil kit (http://www.helicoil.in/)and so far so good.

I drill out the hole, fill with epoxy, redrill with the proper drill, ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-31-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 3,892
Posted By toewsrus
Sea Water in the engine. Water Lock, Liquid...

Sea Water in the engine. Water Lock, Liquid Lock, whatever you call it, it's not good and will ruin your engine. I have the 3GM30F as well. does yours have an F at the end of the model number,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-11-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,349
Posted By toewsrus
I was looking forward to the blindfold dart...

I was looking forward to the blindfold dart throwing contest!

Unfortunately I'm usually on a mooring and had this one weekend to use the shore power and give my batts a good equalizing charge. So...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-09-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,349
Posted By toewsrus
on the schematic it's not called a ground fault...

on the schematic it's not called a ground fault it's called an earth leakage unit. I got the idea of removing the ground from here:

http://www.seakin.com/gilana/sy_for_sale/sy_for_sale.htm: ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-09-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,349
Posted By toewsrus
Freedom 25 Trips Earth leakage breaker

Just got a new (used) boat: and now have my first new problem.

I just connected to shore power. And a breaker trips instantly. I have a breaker on the incoming line that is called an "earth...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available 07-17-2007
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By toewsrus
Crew / Training

Looking for experienced sailor (preferably with cruising cats) to come aboard our boat in New Hampshire and do some training. We have a 1998 Voyage 430 Catamaran.

Contact me with any questions:...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-01-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 1,556
Posted By toewsrus
Starting Capacitor

A hard start capacitor is basically an oversized start capacitor with a relay that disconects it once the motor has started. I've used these many times with a lot of success. The ones I'm talking...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-30-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 728
Posted By toewsrus
Surveyor and Yard

I'm looking for a couple of recomendations. We pulled the trigger on a new (to us) boat. We've put the money down and have the contract set.

Now we need to get it pulled and surveyed. We're...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-08-2007
Replies: 14
Views: 1,247
Posted By toewsrus
I've used this sander on drywall, but not...

I've used this sander on drywall, but not fiberglass. My guess is it would work about the same.

The water does pick up most of all the dust. It leaves quite a thick layer of sludge at the bottom...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-02-2007
Replies: 73
Views: 6,001
Posted By toewsrus
Thanks Cam.

Thanks Cam.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-30-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By toewsrus
It's a big purchase for me, over 200k. ...

It's a big purchase for me, over 200k.

Anyone in mind?

Thanks
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-29-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By toewsrus
Survey in Bahamas

After looking quite a bit on the internet, New England, Anapolis and Florida, I think we found a boat that a family is currently cruising on in the caribbean. I'm planning on flying down to meet...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-29-2007
Replies: 91
Views: 6,332
Posted By toewsrus
My wife, three children and I have decided to...

My wife, three children and I have decided to take off this year.

This is what my brother sent me about the cruising lifestyle...

think he's jealous?
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-28-2007
Replies: 73
Views: 6,001
Posted By toewsrus
Has anyone used, owned or heard of Apex Ribs?

Has anyone used, owned or heard of Apex Ribs?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-19-2007
Replies: 29
Views: 2,312
Posted By toewsrus
WindMagic The Linux box, is that something...

WindMagic

The Linux box, is that something you built yourself? Where can I get some more info on all the stuff you spoke about?

Thanks
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-18-2007
Replies: 25
Views: 1,958
Posted By toewsrus
How True! I thought that was just us.

How True! I thought that was just us.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-18-2007
Replies: 29
Views: 2,312
Posted By toewsrus
Sounds perfect for a boat

Do you have anymore details? did he build it himself, or is it something being bought?


I've owned a panasonic toughbook in the past: excellent computer! But I couldn't justify the price, when I...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-18-2007
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By toewsrus
Navigation Software

Alright, I got so many great responses on my computer question (http://www.sailnet.com/forums/gear-maintenance/30304-board-computers.html), here's another:

What nav software are you using? Are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-15-2007
Replies: 29
Views: 2,312
Posted By toewsrus
On Board Computers

Who Uses on board computers? Are they laptops or desktops? If they're desktops are the adapted to run off of 12v dc or do they still run off 110v ac?

We have both a laptop and a desktop and are...
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