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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-26-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 1,252
Posted By fcsob
Re: New Head... salt water rinse?

What toilet? Do not use vinegar. It will eat the rubber or silicone parts is the unit. Also no oils they coat the hoses. I use tuff coat on the pump seal only. My toilet is 9 years of use. Buy Peggy...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-26-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,165
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-26-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 1,448
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Forum: Morgan   07-26-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,145
Posted By fcsob
Smile Re: Out Island 37 (372?)

I have a 1976 41 oi island have no issues at all. The hull is an inch or better thick. No flex and the deck is sealed well ,never leaked. I did have to reveal the none opening ports. The standing...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-14-2012
Replies: 66
Views: 8,159
Posted By fcsob
I run two Honda generators with little noise two...

I run two Honda generators with little noise two others, so they say. I only take one with me if the weather is mild and you can talk in a normal voice next to it. They run about six hours on a tank...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-12-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 3,000
Posted By fcsob
http://www.colligomarine.com/Hurricane-Anchor-Syst...

http://www.colligomarine.com/Hurricane-Anchor-System.htm
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-10-2011
Replies: 16
Views: 1,709
Posted By fcsob
I had some of the same problems. First I deglazed...

I had some of the same problems. First I deglazed the pullys,then installed a heavier adjusting bracked. My alternator is a 100 amp Ford style. The regulator is set to ramp up slowly. No noise or...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-09-2011
Replies: 16
Views: 1,709
Posted By fcsob
How proud is the 1/2 inch belt on your pulleys?

How proud is the 1/2 inch belt on your pulleys?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-25-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,229
Posted By fcsob
Main Sail has it right. It looks like it has a...

Main Sail has it right. It looks like it has a diode and a resistor pre leds. They are cheep and the only one I own. The rest are sense bulbs without any issues. Thanks for the replys everything is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-23-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,229
Posted By fcsob
Ancor LED bulb

This bulb is a single contact bayonet basr with 12 leds. It is in a new fixture in the head. I seem to get about 30 to 50 hours of service from them before on led starts to blink then two ect. I have...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-21-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By fcsob
I also use an Iota with the IQ option. Mine is a...

I also use an Iota with the IQ option. Mine is a 45 amp and charges my 4d batteries in a few hours.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-17-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,536
Posted By fcsob
If I had to do it over again I would buy the same...

If I had to do it over again I would buy the same as my chart plotter. Ease of itergration.My DSC was not that easy to hook up. Boat US has an article on DSC that helped me along. Don't forget...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,264
Posted By fcsob
I have to say ,wd-40 was first made in the 1950s....

I have to say ,wd-40 was first made in the 1950s. Since then penetrants and lubricants have advance way beyond #1 heating oil and motor oil combined. The new class of lubes and penatrents work much...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,264
Posted By fcsob
McLube makes sailcoat and other lubricants.

McLube makes sailcoat and other lubricants.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,346
Posted By fcsob
You might check this sit out.Microlog green...

You might check this sit out.Microlog green energy (http://www.microlog-tech.com). I bought a pannel from them, nice.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,264
Posted By fcsob
I would not soak them in diesel. PB blaster is...

I would not soak them in diesel. PB blaster is good but I've found other penetrants that work better. Kroil and Tri-Flow are my favorites. Apply let set for a day or so and work gently and re apply....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-12-2011
Replies: 6
Views: 3,424
Posted By fcsob
Try powertank.com. See if it works for you.

Try powertank.com. See if it works for you.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-05-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By fcsob
I mark my 2 stroke cans. Thats all that goes in...

I mark my 2 stroke cans. Thats all that goes in and I never guess. Too much oil will foul plugs and over time gum stuff up.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-05-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,266
Posted By fcsob
I have two of the honda 2000s. One is a companion...

I have two of the honda 2000s. One is a companion series. That one cost me $1000 delivered and insured. I bought these at Wise equipment and the regular 2000 watt was a little cheaper. Running one is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-26-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 6,677
Posted By fcsob
The Taylor made snubbers are much easyer to use...

The Taylor made snubbers are much easyer to use and have lasted longer than others i've used.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-18-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,843
Posted By fcsob
My stuffing box is 34 years old. I use the GTU...

My stuffing box is 34 years old. I use the GTU stuffing.
Forum: Diesel   08-16-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,409
Posted By fcsob
Search racor and follow the Parker site. Type 200...

Search racor and follow the Parker site. Type 200 in the search box and follow the leads. You will see the manual there.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,947
Posted By fcsob
If there haulen it out for free and $200 for the...

If there haulen it out for free and $200 for the repair I'd fix it. I like my boat on top of the water.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-11-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 694
Posted By fcsob
Attwood makes a bow eye 2-3/8 x 5 inch with an...

Attwood makes a bow eye 2-3/8 x 5 inch with an inside eye o 1-1/8. Hope that helps.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-01-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,533
Posted By fcsob
Try this guy. Don @863-612-6803, has lots of...

Try this guy. Don @863-612-6803, has lots of different trans & engines
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