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Search: Posts Made By: eherlihy
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 316
Posted By Delezynski
First WEMA failure

We installed our WEMA quantity system back in 02 or 03. We have one gauge for two water tanks, and one for one fuel tank.

This year we had the first failure of a part of our WEMA quantity system....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By Cal31Windchaser
Re: Blister Repair - How we did it.

Here are pictures of the bottom at pre-purchase haul out.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By Cal31Windchaser
Blister Repair - How we did it.

Just finished repairing blisters on our 1980 Cal 31. It had been in fresh water all its life and had not been hauled for many years prior to our purchase in Jan. 2014. Here is what we did.

Forum: Provisioning 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 1,383
Posted By bljones
Nesting cookware review

here's the downlow-
Two pans
Better warranty than magma
Lower price

Cons: may be hard to find in USA.

Dock Six Chronicles: Galley Gear Review: Nice Nesting Pots and Pans...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 11-11-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 636
Re: New at Sail Net and need advise about Florida


There's a couple new P2P resources for finding rental boats or

Let us know how it worked for you!
Forum: Learning to Sail 11-09-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 772
Posted By jwing
Re: Best learning experience? Best sailing class? Where to go from here?

I know two people who sailed with John Kretschmer. They don't know each other. They both rave about how good their experiences were:

John Kretschmer Sailing - Schedule of Training Passages,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-23-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,452
Posted By argalax
Re: Diesel engine strange problem

Just an update.

Cleaning the tank (there was quite a bit of sludge there) and replaced with fresh fuel filters did the trick - didn't have the problem since.
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 09-25-2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,459
Posted By hellosailor
Re: USCG Navigation Rules Updated

Thank you zephyr!

What are you drinking, I'll buy this round.<G>

From a fast and non-critical reading, it looks like the only things that would affect most of us are:
1-Surface effect craft,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-22-2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,472
Posted By ultraclyde
Re: Derelict Catalina22 value? (bottom feeding content)

I stopped by and took another look at her. The hull has taken some serious damage along the deck-to-hull joint on the port side - the rub rail is missing, the joint is frighteningly wavy (like +-...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-15-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 849
Posted By jackdale
Re: coastal/offshore jacket

I have both Helly Hansen (coastal) and Gill (Atlantic) jackets.

I like both.

Not much help, I guess.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-15-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 847
Posted By SHNOOL
Re: Smartphone wind speed

The Beaufort Scale is free... simple to use, and probably WAY more accurate than the microphone wind speed indicator on your smartphone. Spend $0.99 that towards Navionics for your smartphone.
Forum: Iberia & The Med 08-23-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By pedsto
Re: naples, italy

Yes, I did. Unfortunately a Mistral was building so we headed for Gaeta on the mainland and spent three nights there. Nice town actually and the marina fees were reasonable. We were a group of...
Forum: P30 08-22-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1,792
Posted By BubbleheadMd
Re: Has anyone had or seen this problem ?

The P30 does have a pan liner.
The chainplates are bolted through knees glassed to the hull. (They are not glassed to the knees as in some Sabres and Irwins) The knees are more than tabbed, they are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-17-2014
Replies: 52
Views: 2,173
Posted By JimMcGee
Re: The WTF challenge!

SVAuspicious raises a good point.

I was thinking of something like this Drill Guide Attachment ( and using a hole saw...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-15-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 3,120
Posted By RobGallagher
Re: BoatBound?

Yesterday I finally received a reply from boat bound. Here is a cut an paste:

"Hi Robert,

I'm so sorry for the delayed response.

Unfortunately, I have been unable to find a surveyor in your...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 08-15-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 705
Posted By DRFerron
Re: Hello and I need help finding a trader


You are floating on thin water. First, the trade was not removed because we really have no rules against it, only outright selling stuff. Which you cannot do because you have not been here...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 08-15-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 705
Posted By bblument
Re: Hello and I need help finding a trader

Well, I guess I have three choices now. I could answer with the same amount of hostility you did, I could completely ignore this and your future posts, or I can make an attempt at making things...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-13-2014
Replies: 72
Views: 28,688
Posted By svHyLyte
Re: Nicro Day-Night 2000 solar vent repair

Well--It is now 5 days shy of 2 years since making our home-cooked repair/upgrade to our Solar Vent (see Post #42) and, other than a slight burp caused by the formation of a little rust on a battery...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-08-2014
Replies: 60
Views: 4,902
Posted By CapnSantiago
Re: Interesting little video

Makes me wanna shed my corporate chains...

The Pros and Cons of Living on a Sailboat in the Caribbean - The Atlantic (
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-04-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 3,120
Posted By RobGallagher
Re: BoatBound?

Update: I emailed them again. Nothing.

I have had to tell a total of five prospective customers "no" due to boatbounds failure to follow through.

What a waste of time.

I am getting more...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-01-2014
Replies: 72
Views: 4,637
Posted By Cruisingdad
Exclamation Concussions

Hello everyone,

I want to write this while I can. It has been a long time since I have been on Sailnet or anything electronic. I have not had a choice, honestly. Doc's orders and this is one of...
Forum: Diesel 07-30-2014
Replies: 52
Views: 1,625
Posted By Omatako
Re: Universal M25 Knock?

It's probably not as much of a mystery as you would think.

IMHO it is probably nothing more than a failing oil pressure sender unit. This is quite common - I have had it on my own boat and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-27-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 3,120
Posted By capta
Re: BoatBound?

After I heard about Boatbound, I thought it might be a good way to add a bit of income to the cruising kitty. I emailed them with our information, specifically asking if they were interested in a...
Forum: Diesel 07-25-2014
Replies: 52
Views: 1,625
Posted By Stu Jackson
Re: Universal M25 Knock?

eh, are you SURE it was engine knock? Not something outside the boat? Zinc loose? All coupling bolts in place?
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-24-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 417
Posted By Maine Sail
Re: How to find electrical load of 20HP diesel

The in-rush can easily exceed 250-500A plus. Continuous average will likely be in the 150-200A range.. Starter motors are very poorly rated and the kW rating is pretty meaningless. These motors are...
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