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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-08-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By wduncan50
Raymarine I60 transducer

Can anyone tell me which mast head transducer I need for a new Raymarine I60 wind instrument, the long or the standard?

I have a 1981 30 Hunter. I currently have ST60 depth, ST6001 auto and a...
Forum: Diesel   10-29-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,941
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Yanmar 2GMF, throttle return spring too strong

I had the same problem on my hunter and had to buy a boat trottle cable brake. It's cheap and simple.

Teleflex Cable Brake - Star Marine Depot...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-09-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 1,102
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Seachoice anchors

Seeing as I got no reply on this post I am thinking that no one has tried these Seachoice anchors. Has anyone used any Seachoice products? If so what is your opinion of Seachoice?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-30-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 1,102
Posted By wduncan50
Seachoice anchors

I am looking to buy a heavier anchor as a backup for my #14 Lewmar Delta on my 1981 Hunter 30. I want a 22 pound plow I think and I see these Seachoice anchors on Ebay, has anyone got any experiance...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-16-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,184
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Port Canaveral Yacht Club - Florida

This is still available.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-15-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,184
Posted By wduncan50
Port Canaveral Yacht Club - Florida

I thought some of you might be interested in a special my yacht club is running right now. My club is Port Canaveral Yacht Club (PCYC) in Florida.

We are running a membership drive from Nov 1st...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-04-2012
Replies: 35
Views: 2,394
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Advice on removing snapped s/s bolts from alu block

You might try this from Loctite: Welcome to: LoctiteŽ Freeze & Release (http://loctitefreezeandrelease.com/)

I don't know if it works but I know I tried heat once on a SS bolt in a traveler ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-18-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 2,593
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Yanmar 2GM raw-water pump? HELP

I had the same problem with my raw water pump on my 2gm 13 when I bought my 1981 30' Hunter last year. I called my local Yanmar distributor and they told me they had a complete replacement pump with...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-20-2012
Replies: 23
Views: 1,933
Posted By wduncan50
Re: propeller not turning

Are you sure the shaft is turning at the prop? Check your coupling connection.

With our old boat (1981 39' Gulfstar) my wife and I were praticing pulling out of and back into our slip. Renee was...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-10-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By wduncan50
Pole Mounts

The PO of my boat mounted the solar panel off of the stern with poles clamped to the aft pulpit stanchion posts with spacers between. I have been trying to find a better mounting soultion.

I would...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-12-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,271
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Cheap Dingy

No, we were going to go to Jacksonville FL from Orlando to look at buying a Porta-bote when a friend told us about this deal.

It was a bit more expensive but, it's new with a warranty.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-11-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,271
Posted By wduncan50
Cheap Dingy

I was in B.J.'s the other day (don't get the wrong idea that's a discount store) and I found and bought a Coleman inflatable dingy for $499.00.

This dingy can be seen here: 9' Inflateable...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-17-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 725
Posted By wduncan50
A/C for boat

I would like to purchase a window A/C unit for my boat so my wife and I can sleep in it while at the dock.

We keep the boat at Port Canaveral Yacht Club in Florida and it gets more than a bit...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   04-30-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 2,046
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Tenderfooted Sailor Girl

If you live anywhere near Shreveport check out the Shreveport Yacht Club, nice place and nice people.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-12-2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,176
Posted By wduncan50
Harken MKII service

It's time to clean and service my Harken MKII roller furler and I can't seem to find much on the internet on how to do this. I currently have my head sail at a sailmakers shop getting restitched and...
Forum: Diesel   03-26-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,944
Posted By wduncan50
Re: Yanmar 2GM EBay parts

My starter will spin without engaging (the bendix doesn't kick the starter gear into the fly wheel). I can keep hitting the starter and it finally kicks in, but I am worried about needing the motor...
Forum: Diesel   03-26-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,944
Posted By wduncan50
Yanmar 2GM EBay parts

My 1981 Yanmar 2GM starter is beginning to not engage properly and I am looking at replacements. The Yanmar dealer here wants $360.00 and I saw several on EBay much cheaper.

I was wondering if...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-02-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 8,518
Posted By wduncan50
Amazing Grace, as stated before the Coccoa Beach,...

Amazing Grace, as stated before the Coccoa Beach, Cape Canaveral area is nice. I keep my boat here at the Port Canaveal Yacht Club a great club and much more affrdable than most yacht clubs.

For...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-23-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 549
Posted By wduncan50
Not that I am aware of, the Florida Counsel of...

Not that I am aware of, the Florida Counsel of Yacht Clubs web site doesn't list them.

It's a great club though, much more affordable that most yacht clubs and it's only around 10 minutes to get...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-22-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 549
Posted By wduncan50
Port Canaveral Yacht Club - Open House

The Port Canaveral Yacht Club (PCYC) is having an open house March 10th, 2012 between 2pm and 7pm. There will be free H'ordeuvres, a cash bar and a live band.

If you are anywhere near the area at...
Forum: Electrical Systems   10-27-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 909
Posted By wduncan50
Shore power questions

I have a new to me boat that has an alternator and solar power but no shore power. The previous owner removed the shore power. I would like to put the shore power back in, the outlets and shore...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-30-2011
Replies: 25
Views: 4,569
Posted By wduncan50
My favorite Florida author is Tim Dorsey, his...

My favorite Florida author is Tim Dorsey, his books a alot like Carl Hiaasen's books. Read them in order as they sometimes make references to previous novels.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-09-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,376
Posted By wduncan50
An O/B is not an option due to the stern setup....

An O/B is not an option due to the stern setup. Do you have any contact information on the guy with the diesels in case I do buy this boat? B.T.W. thanks.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-09-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,376
Posted By wduncan50
No more opinions on raw-water (salt-water) cooled...

No more opinions on raw-water (salt-water) cooled diesels?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-08-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,376
Posted By wduncan50
If the motor is trashed from 34 years of...

If the motor is trashed from 34 years of salt-water cooling, it wouldn't be worth it. I also think it is a bit expensive to convert this Yanmar to fresh-water cooling.

One of the main things that...
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