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Search: Posts Made By: BudRICKETT
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-16-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 3,257
Posted By BudRICKETT
:o Thanks everyone. I can't wait to be able...

:o Thanks everyone.

I can't wait to be able to sleep without holding my breath all night.:o
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-15-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 3,257
Posted By BudRICKETT
Sorry, the boat is a 1979 Pearson 32. I would...

Sorry, the boat is a 1979 Pearson 32.
I would have to cut it out.
Since this plastic tank stinks, why wouldn't a new plastic tank stink?
I diligently searched for a leak. Didn't check the vent...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-15-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 3,257
Posted By BudRICKETT
Holding Tank Odor

I have a plastic holding tank right under the fwd V-berth. It stinks!

I think the vapors are permeating through the plastic, since there is no sign of a leak.

I'm not interested in tearing...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available 10-15-2009
Replies: 28
Views: 4,980
Posted By BudRICKETT
Hi JFL. I have a 32' on Lake Erie and she's on...

Hi JFL.
I have a 32' on Lake Erie and she's on the hard for the winter, so I'm free for several months Dec-Mar.

I can pay my own expenses to and from MLB. In fact I lived aboard and worked at...
Forum: Diesel 10-15-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 850
Posted By BudRICKETT
I found it! ! After I hauled the boat, I...

I found it! !
After I hauled the boat, I removed the intake grate, no zebra mussels. Then I shined a light up inside. When they fitted the boat, they used a 1/2 cup of silicone and it squeezed...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-15-2009
Replies: 43
Views: 7,014
Posted By BudRICKETT
Has anyone noticed that all the models have a big...

Has anyone noticed that all the models have a big ENTER HERE sign?

Your boat has just sunk in shark infested waters, far from land, do you really need a big sign telling you to get aboard?:laugher
Forum: Diesel 09-21-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 850
Posted By BudRICKETT
Jims cal I had polished the face plate, no wear...

Jims cal
I had polished the face plate, no wear there.

Denise. It has the thin gasket, no wrinkles or tears.
The pump works fine once a prime is established.

I'm lost.

Thanks for your...
Forum: Diesel 09-20-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 850
Posted By BudRICKETT
5411 water pump

I have had an ongoing problem with water flow through the exhaust. It appears I can't hold a prime. Once, the flow started, everything works perfectly. But, If I let it set a week or so, I lose...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-15-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By BudRICKETT
Better yet, what quantity should I expect at wide...

Better yet, what quantity should I expect at wide open for 1 min.?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-15-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By BudRICKETT
So, is 48 ounces per min at wide open too low?

So, is 48 ounces per min at wide open too low?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-13-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By BudRICKETT
UPDATE I polished the cap on the water pump...

UPDATE
I polished the cap on the water pump with fine sandpaper. It fixed the priming question.

Next, I'm going to pull the thermostat and put it in a pan of water being heated. Add a meat...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-08-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By BudRICKETT
Many thanks to the responses. A visual on...

Many thanks to the responses.

A visual on the impeller looks fine. I don't see any grooves. The thin seal on the cap looks fine.

I'm going to start taking things apart this weekend, but...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-07-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By BudRICKETT
5411 Gets Hot

I have a Universal 5411, no heat exchange. My problem is slightly different from the other hot threads.

When I start the engine, and keep it at low revs, no water comes out the exhaust, and she...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-04-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 940
Posted By BudRICKETT
@#$%^ Blisters

My Pearson 32 has blisters. So, I researched hull blisters. I've found some articles that describe peeling and redoing the bottom (cost prohibitive), others recommend drilling out the blisters and...
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