SailNet Community - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 7 of 7
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: rryan14
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-18-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,700
Posted By rryan14
When a rudder bearing is bad, can it cause a leak?

Toward the end of last summer, we noticed a small trickle of water emanating in the hull from near the rudder (but not exactly at the rudder) on my 20 year old J/28. By trickle, I mean there was a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-15-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 3,836
Posted By rryan14
Replacing crazed lexan hatches - updated question

In an earlier thread, the question was asked how to replace crazed lexan glass on Lewmar hatches (see http://www.sailnet.com/forums/gear-maintenance/1245-hatch-glass-replacement.html). In this same...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   02-27-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 5,187
Posted By rryan14
Thank you all for your replies. Regarding buying...

Thank you all for your replies. Regarding buying Garmin because of ease of installation/internal antenna: are there any internal antenna units that also work with radar? For example, the 3205/3206...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   02-25-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 5,187
Posted By rryan14
Deciphering what I need in a GPS chartplotter

There are many threads on GPS chartplotter recommendations but I find that most are a few years old. Please excuse me for starting yet another one but I am guessing that the technology has gotten...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-22-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,342
Posted By rryan14
Why the Garmin 545?

Out of curiousity, why are you looking at the new Garmin 545? I, too, am considering the Garmin 545, although I've not seen it in person. I am thinking that its smaller size couple with a bright,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-12-2006
Replies: 22
Views: 2,853
Posted By rryan14
Follow up conundrums

Interesting replies to my original post; I think it really helps to get impartial advice when you get in the thick of the hunt and canít think straight. Thanks to all who replied.

It isn't that I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-09-2006
Replies: 22
Views: 2,853
Posted By rryan14
Buying an uncommon boat - would you?

I'm considering buying a boat that is largely unknown in the U.S -- an 1984 Omega 30 designed by Ron Holland and built in Sweden. In fact, if you Google for some background on this boat, you will...
Showing results 1 to 7 of 7

 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome