: Gear & Maintenance



  1. Thru- vs In-hull transducers
  2. Rigging boom vang and whisker pole
  3. Chart plotter or IPad
  4. Plastic transducer leaking
  5. Tank Tender Gauge only drops to '10'.
  6. Moving the mast on an I-28?
  7. Cold beer a Must
  8. Hood furler question
  9. Adapting an automobile tachometer
  10. Genny sleeve
  11. Hydraulic ram pump driven RO system
  12. can your standing rigging be too big
  13. North Sails furling units
  14. Sanitation hose question,
  15. Use for 12V Batteries?
  16. Thug proofing
  17. Magnum 2000 charger/inverter install
  18. Mast Gooseneck Slide
  19. Pearson 30 Stuffing Box
  20. Need help selecting Jib Tracks.
  21. Remove Varnish from Teak Caulk
  22. Blocked Raw Water Intake
  23. Pic of 1 year old aluminum anode
  24. Grooves in Keel? Baffled...
  25. Autopilot Install
  26. Broken end of spreader
  27. Installing dodger questions
  28. Rebedding chainplates
  29. Which gel coat, fillers to use?
  30. Sunfish daggerboard fix
  31. Making wooden spreaders. Material?
  32. problem with 740S chartplotter/EV-1auto pilot
  33. Twisted Chain
  34. Solar powered cooling
  35. Butyl tape good or bad
  36. Outboard - new or used?
  37. Nature's Head or Airhead
  38. Convert spring stop to screw?
  39. Advice on installing NMEA 2000 field installable connectors?
  40. Location of watermaker discharge
  41. Where to buy concave / curved washers for solar panel mounts
  42. shaft alignment
  43. Single line reefing question
  44. Sail cloth weights
  45. Thimble necessary for mainsheet?
  46. Using a heat gun on teak
  47. new bottom cleaning kit
  48. Recommendation on VHF radio
  49. First Timer with bottom paint (VC17)
  50. Stiff Rudder...all of a sudden?
  51. Help with refinishing of teak.
  52. Lazarette lid supports - spring or gas?
  53. Winch went?
  54. Rebedding Bobstay
  55. Uses for old double-braid?
  56. Rudder Gland Repack and Reseal
  57. Autopilot install with a switch
  58. Plugged cockpit drain
  59. Spinnaker sheet lengths
  60. Stainless polish for use in the sun
  61. First Bottom Job
  62. Something to hold tiller in place
  63. Dinghy with inflatable floor
  64. Cockpit Drains: Where do we get them?
  65. Camera recommendations
  66. Flush mount thru hull fittings
  67. What's the best was to seal my stanchion bases?
  68. Non-Marine Snatch Blocks?
  69. Carpet in a Sailboat?
  70. Isotherm frig
  71. Marine Head in an Aquarius 21
  72. Recommendations for connectors
  73. Yanmar 4JH4AE catastrophic breakdown experience
  74. Nature's Head - Great customer service
  75. Thin film bottom paint coverage
  76. Restoration of the "Flirt", San Francisco Bay
  77. Fin Keel Maintenance Questions
  78. Islander 28 new sails?
  79. Best way to get cushions
  80. Wood hull -- sealing question?
  81. 1969 Mariner 31 rebuild
  82. ranger 29 sailboat
  83. Cost of bimini fittings: HOLY MOLY!
  84. Halyard Sheaves
  85. Stainless pole for wind turbine
  86. Porthole Rebed??
  87. Couple of winch questions
  88. industrial/commercial PFDs
  89. 70# or 100# danforth?
  90. marine head vs. porta potty
  91. radar gun
  92. Night vision
  93. Power Assist Winch Technology
  94. Ice Box Rebuild
  95. Reposition Travler
  96. can i convert a working jib into a working main
  97. I forgot I don't have a toilet.
  98. rudder , shaft and engine out, then what?
  99. 5200 vs Sikaflex
  100. AZEK for WB8 dagger and rudder???
  101. Admidship Ladder: Folding Dock Ladder
  102. composting toilet-should we do it
  103. Full refit or Partial
  104. Shiny new sail
  105. How much water is normal?
  106. What is this white cylinder?
  107. hlmffsailmaker.com China
  108. Gopros Are Handy!
  109. Solar battery charger showing 19 volts?
  110. So you call that a mast repair??
  111. Is a Vang Really Useful on a mid to Large Boat?
  112. Is it useless: NMEA2000 In-line terminator
  113. Adding a auxiliary outboard.
  114. Where to order these?
  115. Groco Hydromatic Strainer
  116. Cetec-Benmar AP experiences?
  117. Loos Gauges and Alternative Rig Tuning Methods
  118. Steering Improvements?
  119. Quick painting question!
  120. Android navi-thingy
  121. How to value used sails?
  122. Attwood Automatic Bilge Pump Switch
  123. Dickinson Newport diesel heater - no fuel flow
  124. Motor dies going over large swells or wakes
  125. Lifeline is too slack
  126. DIY rebuild of SailTec hydro adjuster
  127. Chainplate craziness
  128. "Frogsuit" waterproof floating smartphone case
  129. How to rig a Sta-lok terminal
  130. Drying out holes in fiberglass before filling
  131. Autopilot - wheel pilot vs below deck
  132. Water hoses gooey
  133. speed resistor on Cold Machine
  134. Last but not least, I need an anchor
  135. Mainsheet system
  136. How do I keep travelift slings from topsides
  137. What kind of dinghies are de rigeur.
  138. Need help identifying this connection.
  139. Chartplotter outdated yet?
  140. Jefa Autopilot experience?
  141. Unclogging Hillerange (Seaward) 2101 alcohol stove
  142. Is this swaged fitting failing?
  143. What size trailer is needed for a 24ft sailboat?
  144. Mainsail?
  145. Installing a windvane
  146. Fixed Portlight Reset Advice Needed
  147. Can you ID this seacock?
  148. generator help fuel problem
  149. Hidden holding tank tear down
  150. Convert back to tiller?
  151. Mooring Question
  152. sewing sunbrella
  153. Seen any cool workshops?
  154. Mystery port hinges????? Please help.
  155. Replacing Pedestal Guard on older Whitlock Pedestal
  156. Storing Roller Furler Headstay
  157. Battery state-of-charge question - technical
  158. Islander Bahama 24 companionway rebuild
  159. Unweighting the keel during repairs
  160. Homemade Bottom Scrubber
  161. Lots of little holes in the gel coat - osmosis?
  162. DIY Bowsprit
  163. How to tell when to stop recoring?
  164. Thru Hull Removal Advice Request
  165. replacing fixed windows
  166. Wire rope clips vs. nicopress
  167. Masthead spinnaker bail, could this work?
  168. Stern Tube Flange to Hull Gap Filler?
  169. Starboard vs. plastic cutting board
  170. trolling motors
  171. Can a swaged fitting be removed, wire re-used?
  172. airmar thru hull transducer on pole
  173. new multi-instrument, Simrad IS15 replacement
  174. Sailboat storage for maintenance
  175. What is this large bronze part?
  176. Winch angle--what is more ergonomic?
  177. Stainless or galvanized cable for steering cables?
  178. Do chain hooks weaken chain?
  179. Raymarine Wireless ST101 Wind instruments
  180. sail quote
  181. Low friction rings for single-line reefing
  182. An indelicate question
  183. What Size Dock Lines do I Need ?
  184. Prepping to re-bed stanchions.
  185. New Magma ceramic coated nested cookware
  186. Batten Replacements?
  187. Question for the trailer sailors
  188. Sunbrella: What color is used on your boat?
  189. WTH are these things?
  190. Dinghy maintenance
  191. Bottom paint advice needed
  192. SH Ggxx 2150 AIS Matrix+
  193. Islander 36 projects in paradise!!!!!
  194. DR led
  195. Cold weather bungee cord failure
  196. spare (back up) anchor question
  197. Mount above-deck gas tank below-deck?
  198. Qwik Drain oil changer
  199. Rudder Weight on 35'er
  200. Trolling motor care
  201. Harken furler foil section needed
  202. Holding tank
  203. Mystery water in bilge in CAL-29
  204. Towing and trailer questions.
  205. What is older gear worth?
  206. Cabin speakers?
  207. bottom pressure wash
  208. Never thought my Laser hitch would be used for this.
  209. Exterior window trim
  210. TeakGuard...one more time...???
  211. Wheel to tiller conversion - new throttle
  212. Swan owners technical forum
  213. Just the Keurig won't work
  214. Lowrance DSI transducer location
  215. Symmetric Rudder damage and surprise hardware!
  216. who made my hatch?
  217. Taking apart PUR powersurvivor 35
  218. HAS ANYONE here made an ANCHOR?
  219. Designing a generator "locker" - A theoretical Exercise
  220. Should I bother with a back stay adjuster
  221. Blotches on deck - can you identify
  222. Whale in line pump trouble
  223. Vacuum Sealing Gear and Supplies
  224. Electric Head Pump Maintenance
  225. Protective coatings for splices and stitching
  226. FaMet Furlers
  227. Autopilot -- Linear Drive Sizing/Interface
  228. Teak cockpit table treatment question
  229. Fiberglass repair recommendation
  230. Effect of vinegar on my impeller
  231. intervention councelor(s) needed...
  232. ST-60 speed calibration
  233. mast bend problem
  234. Hood-"Sea Furl" furling system bearing replacement
  235. Favorite Boat Shoe???
  236. Cinkel Steering Wheel Removal
  237. Rudder bushing material? Delrin, PTFE, UHWM, VHF, CIA..
  238. to cut or not to cut. that is the question.
  239. Frozen Bilge, Possible Prevention
  240. DEKA vs. Lifeline AGM Batteries?
  241. Bernzomatic Handy Torch, Solder, Rope Cutter Tool
  242. Running gear/keel coolers antifouling
  243. Where can I find a Palmer Johnson Highfield Lever?
  244. Wilcox crittenden seacocks - missing drain screws
  245. Water Heater Heads Up--Wiring Hazard
  246. Fat Boat rollout. F-46 reveal
  247. Lewmar Lofrans Maxwell -Oh My -What Windlass to Buy
  248. Best boom brake?
  249. Got My Butyl Tape from Mainsail in record time!
  250. Dangers cutting carpet out