: Gear & Maintenance



  1. Power tool for sanding toe rail
  2. Chainplate\Bulkhead Rebuild - Experienced Help Appreciated
  3. Yanmar 2QM15 Rebuild
  4. Refinishing companionway steps
  5. replacing a depth sounder
  6. Raymarine ST40 speed slowing
  7. draining the engine coolant - blocked!
  8. caulking hull planks on a Wooden Boat
  9. Which First- Paint Deck or prep Teak?
  10. SSB weather on PC - Bahamas
  11. Resurfacing my winch drums
  12. Fridge Compressor Corrosion - Stray Current?
  13. Spreaders - O'Day 272 LE
  14. AIS for Laptop
  15. Clearing the Holding Tank Vent Hose
  16. Fresh Water Heads
  17. 4 yr old diesel, how screwed am I?
  18. Overturn lightning for painting/ winter?
  19. Replacing old VHF
  20. 1981 Evinrude 9.9hp 2str starts but won't run
  21. Rebuild Volvo turbo
  22. marine charts
  23. Cost savings on a Dinghy lift harness/tackle kit
  24. Tohatsu 4hp 4 Stroke won't run on integal tank
  25. pintle/gudgeon supplier?
  26. Do you need to zinc your bronze rudder hinges?
  27. Freshwater System Flush
  28. Thinned gelcoat repair- What are the options?
  29. Replacement for lost Tide data re: Garmin GPS 72?
  30. Ratcheting winch handle
  31. Varnish over oiled teak?
  32. Freshen up bottom paint. What's fair $$$
  33. Acid wash an Awlgrip painted hull???
  34. Honest costs of ownership in CA, plus any other tips for a newbe
  35. Tiller Pilot Recommendations
  36. Pole Mounts
  37. Honda 8HP outboard to charge 12V
  38. VHF noise / squelch
  39. Worn through to gelcoat?
  40. sealing sanitary hose?
  41. Porthole. Re-build
  42. Dovetail mounts
  43. Rigid vang end fitting
  44. Dinghy outboard rec.
  45. Crack in front of encapsulated keel
  46. Volvo 120 Saildrive Problem
  47. [B]Vancouver Area Suppliers[/B]
  48. Simrad TP30 autotiller parts
  49. GoPro camera saved us from a potentially costly repair
  50. Cleaning up after stripper
  51. Lewmar winch parts
  52. Propane oven
  53. Galley faucets: Hardware vs Chandlery
  54. PYHI inspection hatch access
  55. Zink placement
  56. Too much zinc?
  57. Replacement of vinyl lifelines
  58. Securing mast at the 'Partners'
  59. Curiosity Has the Same Battery Worries We Do
  60. Single burner Butane stove
  61. What are these sailboat parts?
  62. blind bolt / anchor for fiberglass?
  63. Of thru-hulls and seacocks...
  64. Hardware for reefing
  65. additional potable water tank location
  66. Best leaking engine quote ever...
  67. Securing safety netting
  68. CD27 outboard selection
  69. where to put a bilge pump on '69 columbia 26' mk 2?
  70. submersible vs non-submersible bilge pump
  71. Junk in Deck Laminate
  72. Bimini/Boom height
  73. Homemade Permanent(?) Dinghy Paint
  74. Help needed choosing new blinds
  75. Could you cobble up a windlass out off...
  76. Line clutter
  77. Spraying gelcoat
  78. rope & wire halyards vs all rope halyards
  79. That old wood finish question again
  80. ST80 Shows No Difference Between True/ Apparent Wind
  81. Water under cabin sole
  82. "Taylor Made" bimini cover
  83. Handheld SSB's for weather updates?
  84. Does the prop shaft need to touch the back of the transmission?
  85. C&C 30MK1 main sail slug size?
  86. 6 HP Tohatsu hard starting
  87. Keel material on a CAl 27 T2
  88. 6hp Saildrive or 8hp regular?
  89. How to do compression check?
  90. and you thought instant hot water is high tech?
  91. Hand rails on Cal 29
  92. Spar varnish or polyurethance for steps?
  93. Slapping wires in mast.
  94. How often do you take your mast down?
  95. Shore power line "sticky"
  96. ROTOSTAY Furling
  97. Yellow ground safety wire
  98. "Rubberize" base of Propane tank(s)?
  99. Marine Head Issues
  100. Should an autopilot be this loud?
  101. Light coming through fiberglass repair
  102. Replacing Halyards, metal or rope?
  103. Conversion to Keelboat
  104. Removing foam backing
  105. Installing Tower Arch on back of Irwin 43 CC
  106. Water maker Pickling
  107. Rudder repair Edel 22
  108. Depth guage won't work
  109. trolling motor
  110. What is this steering gear?
  111. Need help on 27' Catalina kicker
  112. Quadrant questions
  113. Our hull is WET! Ammonia washing???
  114. Wheel Brake
  115. changing to folding props
  116. Hatch size
  117. harken/nautos small boat furling system for v17
  118. Columbia 24'...Rope Halyards
  119. comfortable inflatable pfd
  120. Why paint instead of gelcoat?
  121. Run a macerator backwards?
  122. Wood Restorer Needed
  123. Honda 2hp 4-stroke
  124. how to rig this traveler.
  125. shroud tension
  126. Flushing a saltwater outboard. How long and how often?
  127. Suggestions for Cleat re-mounting
  128. Suggestions for a small boat vang
  129. Broken brass/bronze fitting. I'm stuck...
  130. Hard bimini
  131. Wi-Fi
  132. Raymarine ST4000 MkII lever issue
  133. Play in the tiller/rudder
  134. First Fiberglass repair
  135. Head basics
  136. Oil based paints banned in September
  137. outboard in a chop
  138. Extra rudder safefy split-ring on Laser Pico...?
  139. Single-handed Conversion
  140. West Marine Dingy
  141. Rebedding skylights
  142. sealing a skylight
  143. BP Solar Panels 215W for $300.00....what's the catch?
  144. Bow Eye?
  145. PFD for dogs
  146. Portable Air Conditioning Unit
  147. fiberglass ply bulkheads again
  148. Leaking Stuffing Box
  149. Dinghy Valve repair
  150. New Found Metal
  151. Temporary repairs to Mainsail...
  152. Our Maple Leaf 42' Project
  153. Adding woodwork below
  154. next step (cracked spreader)
  155. Westerbeke 63B and 63C
  156. Westerbeke 63C
  157. Solar Conundrum
  158. Non skid on companionway steps?
  159. Roller Furler Repair
  160. Is there any reason I can't cut the cord....
  161. Sail buying question???
  162. Holding tank treatment: where and when?
  163. Forming Plexiglas
  164. Checking depth sounder calibration (Clipper Cove silting question too)
  165. dodger and bimini
  166. Pad eyes for tethers and jacklines
  167. Topping lift
  168. Cost to unstep/step a keel-stepped mast?
  169. Folding or Feathering Props on Honda 7.5
  170. Metal cover for gas line
  171. catalina 22 mast power problem
  172. More on Barrier Coating
  173. Clevis Pins
  174. Barrier Coating Bottom; How to work around stands?
  175. Selden vs Lewmar
  176. Is it to early in my refit to apply VC17
  177. Whisker pole stuck
  178. replacing an bilge pump
  179. cracked spreader
  180. Recommended Honda Outboard shop in SD?
  181. Outboard Engine Starting Problem
  182. do-it-yourself soda blasting
  183. fixed the CLOG, now...
  184. Lifting Keel hose - Benetau
  185. Using portable battery packs as AC source
  186. Windlasses
  187. Silva Nexus Multi instrument setting
  188. Solar Panel Mount
  189. Walnut and Soda Blasting for Paint Removal?
  190. Unused Head
  191. Large dinghy leak repair
  192. Engine instrument panel replacement
  193. Need an engine part that apparently doesnt exist anymore
  194. modifying berths in 1960s pearson ariel
  195. Bilge pump question
  196. Stainless Rust Prevention
  197. Overheated my Yanmar 20gm20f
  198. Winches
  199. Transom thickness?
  200. Dinghy Davit, Arch or not worth it?
  201. Navico TP5000 stuck pushrod
  202. using vacume pump for deck leaks
  203. Fresh water pump occasionally pulses
  204. cal 29 cushion (how to get them off)
  205. Drilling A 5/8" Hole In The Hull?
  206. What's with the slime??
  207. Cockpit COMFORT - folding seats, cushions, etc?
  208. Need Bristol 27 outhaul
  209. Help!! Starwind 19
  210. Required Mast head lighting
  211. Cheap Dingy
  212. Installing radio
  213. Opinions on PDF, Harness, & Tethers?
  214. Is there such a thing as a 3/4" NPT to 5/8" barb?
  215. ID furling stanchion block?
  216. Cal 28 Flushdeck project
  217. Bbc & cbs?
  218. Tohatsu 6hp Sail-Pro Version
  219. Living aboard and battery charging
  220. K-50 Happy Talk blitzrestore day 15 update..
  221. Heavy duty cruiser come into the shop...
  222. Premature impeller failure cause
  223. Compact water filtration recommendation?
  224. Calling all Electric drive sailboat owners
  225. Custom cut round plastic window for forward hatch
  226. Testimonial to lanolin to prevent prop fouling
  227. Swing Keel Cable Broke
  228. AIS information
  229. Edel 665 ...crack in deck / ceiling
  230. Throttle cable releasing back to idle
  231. Nav Lights Manufacturer Identification
  232. What to ask an HVACR tech. BEFORE they come to your boat.
  233. Sailing Dry Shirt Material
  234. Opinions on anchor swivels
  235. OOP'S I think I ran out of fuel !!!!
  236. Companion Way Canopy sealing?
  237. deck plate key
  238. Westerbeke 40 heat exchanger repair
  239. Aries Wind Vane Self Steering help
  240. water pressure problems
  241. Theoretical question
  242. New Dripless! What else should I check while hauled out?
  243. Dinghy Painter: Float or Sink?
  244. Kanzaki/Hurth KBW10 Transmission trouble
  245. Troubleshooting Fresh Water System
  246. Stuffing box temperature
  247. New NFM Portlights on Morgan OI 30 - Issues
  248. When is the best time to check oil?
  249. Sticky mainsail
  250. AC questions about ratings (BTU)