: Gear & Maintenance



  1. Cleaning the head
  2. one engine mount rubber blown
  3. Inspection hatch to improve engine access
  4. Knot Meter
  5. Catalina Mainsail Traveler
  6. Stuffing box nt dripping at all
  7. Choosing my primary anchor!
  8. Changing an Alternator Pulley
  9. Lectra San, Pros and Cons
  10. marine battery and a good charger
  11. Waste Marine loses my business
  12. Broken Spreader
  13. What on earth is this?
  14. Fair price for maxwell 14 winches?
  15. Power tool for sanding toe rail
  16. Chainplate\Bulkhead Rebuild - Experienced Help Appreciated
  17. Yanmar 2QM15 Rebuild
  18. Refinishing companionway steps
  19. replacing a depth sounder
  20. Raymarine ST40 speed slowing
  21. draining the engine coolant - blocked!
  22. caulking hull planks on a Wooden Boat
  23. Which First- Paint Deck or prep Teak?
  24. SSB weather on PC - Bahamas
  25. Resurfacing my winch drums
  26. Fridge Compressor Corrosion - Stray Current?
  27. Spreaders - O'Day 272 LE
  28. AIS for Laptop
  29. Clearing the Holding Tank Vent Hose
  30. Fresh Water Heads
  31. 4 yr old diesel, how screwed am I?
  32. Overturn lightning for painting/ winter?
  33. Replacing old VHF
  34. 1981 Evinrude 9.9hp 2str starts but won't run
  35. Rebuild Volvo turbo
  36. marine charts
  37. Cost savings on a Dinghy lift harness/tackle kit
  38. Tohatsu 4hp 4 Stroke won't run on integal tank
  39. pintle/gudgeon supplier?
  40. Do you need to zinc your bronze rudder hinges?
  41. Freshwater System Flush
  42. Thinned gelcoat repair- What are the options?
  43. Replacement for lost Tide data re: Garmin GPS 72?
  44. Ratcheting winch handle
  45. Varnish over oiled teak?
  46. Freshen up bottom paint. What's fair $$$
  47. Acid wash an Awlgrip painted hull???
  48. Honest costs of ownership in CA, plus any other tips for a newbe
  49. Tiller Pilot Recommendations
  50. Pole Mounts
  51. Honda 8HP outboard to charge 12V
  52. VHF noise / squelch
  53. Worn through to gelcoat?
  54. sealing sanitary hose?
  55. Porthole. Re-build
  56. Dovetail mounts
  57. Rigid vang end fitting
  58. Dinghy outboard rec.
  59. Crack in front of encapsulated keel
  60. Volvo 120 Saildrive Problem
  61. [B]Vancouver Area Suppliers[/B]
  62. Simrad TP30 autotiller parts
  63. GoPro camera saved us from a potentially costly repair
  64. Cleaning up after stripper
  65. Lewmar winch parts
  66. Propane oven
  67. Galley faucets: Hardware vs Chandlery
  68. PYHI inspection hatch access
  69. Zink placement
  70. Too much zinc?
  71. Replacement of vinyl lifelines
  72. Securing mast at the 'Partners'
  73. Curiosity Has the Same Battery Worries We Do
  74. Single burner Butane stove
  75. What are these sailboat parts?
  76. blind bolt / anchor for fiberglass?
  77. Of thru-hulls and seacocks...
  78. Hardware for reefing
  79. additional potable water tank location
  80. Best leaking engine quote ever...
  81. Securing safety netting
  82. CD27 outboard selection
  83. where to put a bilge pump on '69 columbia 26' mk 2?
  84. submersible vs non-submersible bilge pump
  85. Junk in Deck Laminate
  86. Bimini/Boom height
  87. Homemade Permanent(?) Dinghy Paint
  88. Help needed choosing new blinds
  89. Could you cobble up a windlass out off...
  90. Line clutter
  91. Spraying gelcoat
  92. rope & wire halyards vs all rope halyards
  93. That old wood finish question again
  94. ST80 Shows No Difference Between True/ Apparent Wind
  95. Water under cabin sole
  96. "Taylor Made" bimini cover
  97. Handheld SSB's for weather updates?
  98. Does the prop shaft need to touch the back of the transmission?
  99. C&C 30MK1 main sail slug size?
  100. 6 HP Tohatsu hard starting
  101. Keel material on a CAl 27 T2
  102. 6hp Saildrive or 8hp regular?
  103. How to do compression check?
  104. and you thought instant hot water is high tech?
  105. Hand rails on Cal 29
  106. Spar varnish or polyurethance for steps?
  107. Slapping wires in mast.
  108. How often do you take your mast down?
  109. Shore power line "sticky"
  110. ROTOSTAY Furling
  111. Yellow ground safety wire
  112. "Rubberize" base of Propane tank(s)?
  113. Marine Head Issues
  114. Should an autopilot be this loud?
  115. Light coming through fiberglass repair
  116. Replacing Halyards, metal or rope?
  117. Conversion to Keelboat
  118. Removing foam backing
  119. Installing Tower Arch on back of Irwin 43 CC
  120. Water maker Pickling
  121. Rudder repair Edel 22
  122. Depth guage won't work
  123. trolling motor
  124. What is this steering gear?
  125. Need help on 27' Catalina kicker
  126. Quadrant questions
  127. Our hull is WET! Ammonia washing???
  128. Wheel Brake
  129. changing to folding props
  130. Hatch size
  131. harken/nautos small boat furling system for v17
  132. Columbia 24'...Rope Halyards
  133. comfortable inflatable pfd
  134. Why paint instead of gelcoat?
  135. Run a macerator backwards?
  136. Wood Restorer Needed
  137. Honda 2hp 4-stroke
  138. how to rig this traveler.
  139. shroud tension
  140. Flushing a saltwater outboard. How long and how often?
  141. Suggestions for Cleat re-mounting
  142. Suggestions for a small boat vang
  143. Broken brass/bronze fitting. I'm stuck...
  144. Hard bimini
  145. Wi-Fi
  146. Raymarine ST4000 MkII lever issue
  147. Play in the tiller/rudder
  148. First Fiberglass repair
  149. Head basics
  150. Oil based paints banned in September
  151. outboard in a chop
  152. Extra rudder safefy split-ring on Laser Pico...?
  153. Single-handed Conversion
  154. West Marine Dingy
  155. Rebedding skylights
  156. sealing a skylight
  157. BP Solar Panels 215W for $300.00....what's the catch?
  158. Bow Eye?
  159. PFD for dogs
  160. Portable Air Conditioning Unit
  161. fiberglass ply bulkheads again
  162. Leaking Stuffing Box
  163. Dinghy Valve repair
  164. New Found Metal
  165. Temporary repairs to Mainsail...
  166. Our Maple Leaf 42' Project
  167. Adding woodwork below
  168. next step (cracked spreader)
  169. Westerbeke 63B and 63C
  170. Westerbeke 63C
  171. Solar Conundrum
  172. Non skid on companionway steps?
  173. Roller Furler Repair
  174. Is there any reason I can't cut the cord....
  175. Sail buying question???
  176. Holding tank treatment: where and when?
  177. Forming Plexiglas
  178. Checking depth sounder calibration (Clipper Cove silting question too)
  179. dodger and bimini
  180. Pad eyes for tethers and jacklines
  181. Topping lift
  182. Cost to unstep/step a keel-stepped mast?
  183. Folding or Feathering Props on Honda 7.5
  184. Metal cover for gas line
  185. catalina 22 mast power problem
  186. More on Barrier Coating
  187. Clevis Pins
  188. Barrier Coating Bottom; How to work around stands?
  189. Selden vs Lewmar
  190. Is it to early in my refit to apply VC17
  191. Whisker pole stuck
  192. replacing an bilge pump
  193. cracked spreader
  194. Recommended Honda Outboard shop in SD?
  195. Outboard Engine Starting Problem
  196. do-it-yourself soda blasting
  197. fixed the CLOG, now...
  198. Lifting Keel hose - Benetau
  199. Using portable battery packs as AC source
  200. Windlasses
  201. Silva Nexus Multi instrument setting
  202. Solar Panel Mount
  203. Walnut and Soda Blasting for Paint Removal?
  204. Unused Head
  205. Large dinghy leak repair
  206. Engine instrument panel replacement
  207. Need an engine part that apparently doesnt exist anymore
  208. modifying berths in 1960s pearson ariel
  209. Bilge pump question
  210. Stainless Rust Prevention
  211. Overheated my Yanmar 20gm20f
  212. Winches
  213. Transom thickness?
  214. Dinghy Davit, Arch or not worth it?
  215. Navico TP5000 stuck pushrod
  216. using vacume pump for deck leaks
  217. Fresh water pump occasionally pulses
  218. cal 29 cushion (how to get them off)
  219. Drilling A 5/8" Hole In The Hull?
  220. What's with the slime??
  221. Cockpit COMFORT - folding seats, cushions, etc?
  222. Need Bristol 27 outhaul
  223. Help!! Starwind 19
  224. Required Mast head lighting
  225. Cheap Dingy
  226. Installing radio
  227. Opinions on PDF, Harness, & Tethers?
  228. Is there such a thing as a 3/4" NPT to 5/8" barb?
  229. ID furling stanchion block?
  230. Cal 28 Flushdeck project
  231. Bbc & cbs?
  232. Tohatsu 6hp Sail-Pro Version
  233. Living aboard and battery charging
  234. K-50 Happy Talk blitzrestore day 15 update..
  235. Heavy duty cruiser come into the shop...
  236. Premature impeller failure cause
  237. Compact water filtration recommendation?
  238. Calling all Electric drive sailboat owners
  239. Custom cut round plastic window for forward hatch
  240. Testimonial to lanolin to prevent prop fouling
  241. Swing Keel Cable Broke
  242. AIS information
  243. Edel 665 ...crack in deck / ceiling
  244. Throttle cable releasing back to idle
  245. Nav Lights Manufacturer Identification
  246. What to ask an HVACR tech. BEFORE they come to your boat.
  247. Sailing Dry Shirt Material
  248. Opinions on anchor swivels
  249. OOP'S I think I ran out of fuel !!!!
  250. Companion Way Canopy sealing?