: Gear & Maintenance



  1. What's this called, and where can I get a thumbscrew to replace the screw?
  2. Rigging
  3. Metallic copper dinghy paint?
  4. zincs how many how close
  5. Mast cleats, how many
  6. Wallas stove/heaters
  7. epoxy barrier coat sun exposure how long is too long?
  8. Looking for Beachable, Fast Dinghy for 4 People
  9. CDI Furler jams
  10. Over tensioning the rigging
  11. sticky hull
  12. fisher 25
  13. BBQ Blues ... (and the cure?)
  14. Inflatable personal PFDs material or fabric
  15. Need advice on ST-4000 Autopilot
  16. Anchor light lens
  17. Is my hull in serious danger?
  18. Engine Re-alignment
  19. calorifier
  20. I got water in my boat...
  21. Interlux "Brightside" or "Perfection"?
  22. Wood deck maintenance?
  23. Wonderfully 'quirky' interior
  24. What kind of stuffing box is this?
  25. Bronze and West system epoxy
  26. need help with broken impeller shaft?!
  27. The future replacement for "Bottom Paint"
  28. Catalina 27 Shaft Log Tube Repair
  29. Welding aluminum - without distortion . . .
  30. ST40 Wind problem
  31. Halyard/Messenger jammed inside mast
  32. Gotchas during re-launch after 4 wks?
  33. 410 / Laminating
  34. Leaking Dripless Help
  35. main sail fell, halyard at top of mast....
  36. Rubber flooring in the cockpit
  37. Hazy/Streaky Portlights
  38. Watch with Tide feature
  39. Kemah Texas Mast Stepping
  40. Wire to Rope Halyards
  41. Good (cheap) source for stainless pipe
  42. Replacing Fuel Tank
  43. Where do you go for a solar, motion detector?
  44. Do propane sniffers detect hydrogen?
  45. Economical Hand-Held Chartplotter?
  46. NMEA with new Standard Horizon gear
  47. Yamaha 8 HP Outboard
  48. Campbell Anchor Chain...Yay or Nay
  49. Mercruiser 110 9.8 steering lock?
  50. I just want to stare at her...
  51. removing deck skin
  52. Shower sump pump failure
  53. Faded Wood (sun) in cabin
  54. Cetrek Autopilot
  55. Glue, screw or rivet spinnaker pole ends?
  56. looking for propane tanks
  57. Raw Water Strainer
  58. Comments on Pettit EZ Cabin Coat
  59. 8.5' Porta-bote as dinghy for 28' sailboat
  60. Novice question about cleaning sail that is roller furled
  61. Working Head on a Pearson 26
  62. interior paint question
  63. A/C for boat
  64. battery question
  65. A 55Ah AGM battery is enough to start a 40hp engine?
  66. outboard mounts
  67. Inflatable PFDs in the south: Manual or Automatic?
  68. Milky white hot water
  69. Engine Mounts
  70. Amps Volts Tutor
  71. Gulfstar deck fills
  72. bilge pump system with mulitple bukheads???
  73. Strainer between pump and engine?
  74. Challenger 7.4 parts
  75. Any experience with Garhauer??
  76. Brait Anchor Rode
  77. Opinions: What do YOU think is the best method of climbing your mast
  78. Charley Noble, tankless water heater vent
  79. Battery options for starting and accessories, outboard has an alternator
  80. Identifying a Yanmar
  81. Fuse in lighting bond circuit
  82. Mold and mildew
  83. Winch for Catalina 22
  84. repair advice on a Catalina 22
  85. Radiator cap size 5411
  86. Sail Recut - Smaller Genoa
  87. SSB Antenna wire attachment to the backstay
  88. Flourescent light fixture
  89. Raymarine ST60+ Wiring pinout needed.
  90. Harken Furler/ Headstay Question
  91. source for stern rail dinghy motor mount?
  92. Poll about gybe preventer - when do you use one?
  93. CNG availability in VA
  94. Anchor Rode and Scope for Marker Buoy
  95. Mainsail Halyard Shackle?
  96. "Reefing Point" for Roller Furled Headsail?
  97. stuffing box stern tube different dia's???
  98. Propeller question
  99. Leaking Thru Hull
  100. Recognize this Emblem? (wood blocks)
  101. A big help for mooring.
  102. Tape under mast track to separate stainless from aluminum mast
  103. Asym. rigging without bowsprit. Dual tack lines?
  104. Possible alternative to Reflectix?
  105. What holds the deck on on my Cal 2-27?
  106. Oh for blue sails... Double layered Dacron?
  107. Twistle Rig... 100% or 130%?
  108. good yanmar mechanic in Vancouver?
  109. Sail Slides Help
  110. Land Lover Needs Advice
  111. Question about reeving the reef downhauls
  112. Semco Teak Sealer
  113. Lashing for Dyneema lifelines?
  114. Mounting Tacktick Display
  115. Does the teak on the caprail really need to be varnished or cetoled?
  116. Mercury 8.0 HP 4 stroke outboard won't lock down.
  117. Rudder hardware for a Balboa 20
  118. Custom Made Hatch Covers
  119. Iceing the Brews
  120. varnish job
  121. wind generator/turbine recomendations?
  122. Pump-out troubleshooting
  123. Balboa 20 original rudder hardware
  124. Storing impellers
  125. HELP me with choice of Anchor Chain
  126. Yet another bottom paint question, now featuring picture
  127. TV antenna splitter
  128. SF Bay Bottom Cleaner Recomendation?
  129. Which Throttle Cable for a 1980 Ericson 30+?
  130. Sail slide / slug shackle size?
  131. What is this and why is it there?!
  132. Sail Question
  133. How do I fix this?
  134. Portable solar powered sound system
  135. Lead Keels
  136. Using On-Off to clean my gelcoat?
  137. yamaha 9.9 outboard help.
  138. Lifeline Maintenance
  139. Fixing a slow water leak
  140. Interconncting Seatalk Networks
  141. Stuffing box leak
  142. Getting dirt out of Collinite paste wax
  143. Remove oll stain from bilge exit port
  144. Gum on anti skid
  145. Yanmar YSM12 Waterpump
  146. pinging diesel motor
  147. Prop Cavidation: Vibration-Caused?
  148. Stainless Steel Bolts
  149. Cleaning internal sail track
  150. Elbow fittings below the waterline
  151. Galvanic corrosion - sail slides
  152. How hot does your cabin get?
  153. Where to get Butyl tape?
  154. Butyl and teak work?
  155. Leaking transducer through hulls
  156. Help...Relocating stands
  157. Roller furling challenge
  158. Cedar Eyebrows?
  159. Overboard discharge design
  160. hang on to your shore power adapters!
  161. Adding a topping lift
  162. Another LED question...
  163. Catalina 36 "A/C Compressor" Placement
  164. Force 10 Oven
  165. lazyjack boom attachment
  166. Replacing V berth foam material
  167. Spring Maintenance
  168. Stressful launch and it isn`t over yet!
  169. Turbo charged diesel
  170. My boat has trapped water and no bilge
  171. Drive Train Maintenance
  172. How to start diesel in spring
  173. Making fiberglass panels
  174. Good (cheap) source for foam panels?
  175. Can I cut my mast? (with pics)
  176. Battery charging question
  177. Transom Ladder Step Covers
  178. To anchor box or not to anchor box?? hmm
  179. Bottom repair dilemma
  180. radar question
  181. Electric head - repair or replace w/manual
  182. C&C "smile", crack at the stub/keel joint... problem?
  183. leak from P bracket repair
  184. Performance with dinghy on the foredeck
  185. teak or mahogany
  186. Muir v Lofran
  187. 2.25" ID thrust washers?
  188. coolant for yanmar diesel?
  189. free board painting
  190. stuffing box de-packed several questions before re-assembly
  191. Rudder shaft corrosion/repair
  192. Catalina 30 Bahama bound
  193. Adding Boom Vang to Expand HC33 Trim Options?
  194. Older Airmar Paddlewheel transducer compatibility
  195. Isolated battery's forward for specific tasks...
  196. Looking for a rudder for Catalina 22.
  197. fishing & trolling, any custom mounts? photos...
  198. favourite marine battery
  199. Best suggestion for adding 100 lbs to the anchor locker
  200. Asymmetric and pulpit
  201. Fun with Furlers--Alado
  202. smart phone chart/navigation apps
  203. Good diameter Amsteel for lifelines
  204. DIY anti fouling
  205. Den Haan Rotterdam
  206. Irwin 34 Centerboard Cable
  207. Butane stove
  208. Please critique my charging schematic
  209. Swim Platform for MacGregor 26'
  210. Dinghy experiment #4, or it is 5, Porta-Bote
  211. Nissan 8hp outboard?- 10+ years old
  212. Pump Faucet No Worky
  213. Survey found corrosion in mast
  214. Installing new Harken radial winches
  215. "New Rocnas"
  216. Proper way to tab bulkheads on a fiberglass boat
  217. Is this a Good Sander for Bottom stripping
  218. S1 Wheel Pilot clutch
  219. Splits in stainless steel water tanks
  220. Katadyn PowerSurvivor 40E/12 V or Spectra Ventura 150 Deluxe-150GPD 12V?
  221. Solar chimney
  222. Cost of sailing gear
  223. Ratcliffe windvanes????
  224. Old brass thru hull for sink leaking
  225. Removing Rub Rail Marks from Topsides
  226. Whisker Pole Sticker Shock
  227. Volvo Penta 2002 engine gauge
  228. Shoot Thru Hull Transducer
  229. Inexpensive Swim Ladder?
  230. Seeking opinions for deck and hull-deck joint repair
  231. Best bottom paint for a trailerable boat in fresh water?
  232. Replacement Depth finder Display
  233. Fridge organization / shelves
  234. Rusting Anchor Chain...What to do?
  235. Depthsounder Troubleshooting Help
  236. This mystery has me beat.
  237. Instrument pod location (companionway)
  238. Dustless Sanding System Recommendations
  239. Name that deck fitting
  240. Dark spots on the rudder - what am I looking at?
  241. TERMITES!!! can they really be eradicated?
  242. Voltmeter wobbles?
  243. cabin sole coating
  244. Questions about barrier coat on steel keel, and sealing keel joint
  245. cell phone for wet use?
  246. Genoa Sheets Fouling on Mast-monted Winches
  247. Is there a NON THRU HULL Knotmeter?!?!
  248. another Dupont Imron question...
  249. rebedding my hatch lexan (if that's what it is)
  250. re-galvanizing near NY, any recommendations?