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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-25-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,378
Posted By lobosolo98
iPhone4 and iPad2 w/o 3G

I bought an iPad 2 and purchased the Hotspot plan for my iPhone 4. Ideally to use as a chartplotter on my sailboat. The iPad2 w/o 3G does not apparently have a gps receiver. At the dock, my iNavX...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-21-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By lobosolo98
Deck restoration

I have a Morgan Out Island 41. There are a ton of old hardware on the deck that I want to remove. Snaps for a nonexistent dodger, unused fairleads, deck mount for long gone spinnaker boom, etc. Some...
Forum: Gulf of Mexico   01-08-2013
Replies: 1
Views: 676
Posted By lobosolo98
Thumbs up Marina Rating:South Shore Harbor Marina, New Olreans LA

I've been a little disappointed in the amount of destination information that is available. Please use this thread to rate your marina.

South Shore Harbor Marina
6701 Stars and Stripes Blvd
New...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-24-2012
Replies: 32
Views: 2,741
Posted By lobosolo98
Forum: Electrical Systems   10-10-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,984
Posted By lobosolo98
Re: Battery Charger and Battery Switch

My two most recent posts haven't shown up here. Thanks everyone for the information. Wasn't meant to be personal Stu - just banter. You are right and I've made the mental correction. HS divide and...
Forum: Electrical Systems   10-07-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,984
Posted By lobosolo98
Re: Battery Charger and Battery Switch

My bad. The jumped to the conclusion that the post labels would more closely coincide with the position labels. But they are 1, 2, & COMMON actually, since we are splitting hairs. 1,2, & COMMON on...
Forum: Electrical Systems   10-07-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,984
Posted By lobosolo98
Re: Battery Charger and Battery Switch

I see the confusion. The alternator is connected to engine starter. Engine started is connected to the BOTH post on switch.

Sorry.
Forum: Electrical Systems   10-07-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,984
Posted By lobosolo98
Re: Battery Charger and Battery Switch

No no. Sorry if I misled. Starter battery is connected to 1 post on switch. House batteries connected to 2 post on switch. The alternator - via the starter - is connected to BOTH post on switch.
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Forum: Electrical Systems   10-07-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,984
Posted By lobosolo98
Battery Charger and Battery Switch

I am ready to start my education on my battery charger. I have a starter battery and two house batteries - all 4D. I have a Guest 2530A charger. There is only one red light titled "DC Power...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-03-2012
Replies: 23
Views: 1,915
Posted By lobosolo98
Re: Another "opinions requested" thread about boat choices...

Most boat owners will try to justify their own decisions - good and bad - by trying to get more people to buy what they bought. I'm no different. And that's why I think you should consider a Morgan...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-28-2012
Replies: 1
Views: 549
Posted By lobosolo98
Cruise to Honduras and LT Stay

Friend of mine has been investing in Roatan Honduras. He bought a time share condo, then a second share. Now he is buying a bar. Just last night he called and asked me to sail down and run his bar as...
Forum: Morgan   05-08-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By lobosolo98
Re: OI 41 Drive Trane Growling

Thank you for the replies. Captain Force, I have used carriage bearing and intermittent bearing interchangeably. And I've been corrected. I don't know the difference.

The alignment is the great...
Forum: Morgan   04-23-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By lobosolo98
OI 41 Drive Trane Growling

Hello. First time on Sail Net.

Bought a project boat a few years ago. This year I replaced the Ford tractor engine with a rebuilt Perkins 4.108. It purrs beautifully, but when we put it in forward...
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