: Gear & Maintenance



  1. New (old) boat mystery missing mast part
  2. Endura vs T-900 - need to decide Sunday
  3. Please help me find new sheaves
  4. Dealing with hank-on-headsails
  5. Looking for a rigger in Rhode Island
  6. Rope/Line Terminology Question
  7. XM Satellite Weather
  8. Refit progress on Oh Joy
  9. How to remove tangled line in prop
  10. Leather covered wheel
  11. Good Mooring for Columbia 22 in San Francisco Bay
  12. USCG Required Safety Gear
  13. Dinghy Motor - Honda? Mercury? Yamaha? Tohatsu?
  14. Chainplate rebedding with mast up
  15. Irwin 37 CC fixed ports
  16. Winch Sizes
  17. headstay tension
  18. North Sails vs North Sails Direct
  19. Fuel Polishing Costs
  20. Upside down compass
  21. folding prop help
  22. Holding tank build-out
  23. Replacing water water intake screens
  24. Riveting? How does this work?
  25. Rope coil instead of ankarolina
  26. CD25 Boom
  27. Anyone have an Alladin Kerosene Lamp on board?
  28. Best inflatable kayak?
  29. Volvo MDA7 Help Question
  30. Odd depth sounder behavior
  31. Rusty Rigging
  32. Problem with Halyard Wrap
  33. Need help Reassembling Hood Seafurl 810
  34. high thrust propeller worth it for a 3000lb sailboat
  35. dock rash repair...
  36. Battery charger 101
  37. which bottom paint?
  38. re-doing bottom paint...
  39. Fastening water hose to bulkhead
  40. Lowrance XOG Redux
  41. Paragon G-35L, Perkins 4-107
  42. Dog potty mat
  43. Digital TV
  44. Sail Dimension Help
  45. bilge cleaner recs...
  46. Manual to Auto bilge pump
  47. Rocna/MansonSupreme + Bowsprits ??!!??!!
  48. Question about butyl tape
  49. Dolphin charger vs Iota - cost
  50. Another Project Boat - Flying Dutchman?
  51. Potting & Countersinking
  52. Catalina Owners - Butyl Tape for "New" Style Windows?
  53. Climbing the mast
  54. Converter box
  55. Autohelm 4000
  56. DIY Gangplank?
  57. cheap lifeline netting
  58. Organizing the Lazarette
  59. What is this?
  60. Help w/ proper name ...
  61. Antal V-Grip clutch
  62. Where to buy Butyl Tape?
  63. Advice: Purging Mexican Fuel
  64. shore power battery charger
  65. Tuning Shrouds and Stays
  66. shore power battery charger
  67. Packing a stuffing box
  68. Sheets for Cutter Rig Jib?
  69. Brita Tap Filter
  70. Grease fitting on stuffing box?
  71. Looking for old Lewmar 5/8 drive winch handle
  72. Hammock Netting ...
  73. Looking for a Barient 22 winch drum
  74. Good deals on tools.
  75. well i need some engine help
  76. mast is wired - do I need to redo part?
  77. Outboard Repair in Northern Virginia
  78. Jordan Series Drogue - Quality of construction.
  79. Dripless Shaftseal- How does it work?
  80. DSC on inland lakes
  81. Engine overheating problem!
  82. Glossy or Not?
  83. Filling deck holes when there is a hard headliner
  84. GRIB data
  85. Rotten wood behind the vinyl
  86. Garmin 540?
  87. Need trailer for Cal 27
  88. Sealing signal wires thru deck
  89. Adding a compass below deck?
  90. Contacting the sailnet store
  91. 5-Mast vs 3-Mast
  92. More Oh Joy goodies.
  93. Replace vinyl on bottom of cushions or not?
  94. LED Mast Lights?
  95. Autohelm 3000
  96. Autopilot drive mounting question
  97. Sewing Machine Advice Needed
  98. Universal M25 with hours
  99. Mizzen Mount for a Wind Generator
  100. Slideing gooseneck vs cunningham
  101. Cheap Grill Mounts?
  102. dock line length
  103. the dangers of anchoring!
  104. Stupid radio, stupid question. (stupid owner?)
  105. I just put in Sirius satellite radio - yippie!!
  106. Westerbeke DS-5 help
  107. Fuses for the charging circuit
  108. 1967 Starcraft upstart
  109. Engine Noise Reduction Help
  110. Loose Volvo Saildrive anode bolts
  111. Furler/forward lowers are too short
  112. back stay tension
  113. Very slippery wooden steps
  114. Portland Pudgy Retailer
  115. Proper Boom Angle...?
  116. Universal/ Westerbeke Warning Buzzer
  117. mercury 3.3 2 stroke running problems
  118. Basic Battery Question - measuring capacity
  119. PEX vs PVC reinforced water line
  120. Garmin GPSMAP 545 waypoint / route and the SD slot
  121. Noisy Genset
  122. Rust Stain
  123. External Voltage Regulator
  124. Columbia Foredeck Light Bulb
  125. Water...will find a way.
  126. Deck Repair - how to cut hole for chainplate
  127. Composite LP Tank - Can you get them filled?
  128. Harkin small boat furling systen ?????
  129. Dagger Board pocket repair??
  130. Swinging Dinghy in Davits
  131. Repaint or clear coat?
  132. Anchor Rode in salt water
  133. Euro-style connectors
  134. Chain Rode Normal Lifespan
  135. Spun prop Volvo saildrive
  136. Looking for a dryer boat - desiccant?
  137. reefing? problem
  138. my day of boat projects
  139. oh wow this is what running water is like
  140. Electric short? need help, want to sail
  141. Halyard Hangup
  142. Who knows Pipe to Hose??
  143. Diesel tank dirty, clogging filters, 3 days to fix ... best options?
  144. Starcraft Skylark Manual
  145. Recommend an Ablative bottom paint for FL???
  146. Gelcoat void repairs -help-
  147. Paint opinions??? Dark vs Light??
  148. Need Battery and Charger suggestions
  149. Recommendations for a Stern Rail Fabrication/Options
  150. Isomat masts (older)
  151. Purpose of a baby stay?
  152. filling holes in deck - what tape to use on bottom?
  153. Crimping lugs onto 4- and 6-gauge wire
  154. attaching wires to cabin roof
  155. Just built new rudder
  156. Insulation or padding
  157. honda gear / throttle issue...
  158. Help with Actual Use of Backstay Adjustor
  159. cleaning a holding tank
  160. New depth sounder - Old transducer???
  161. Caprail edge rub strake?
  162. Mule ?
  163. Doping Bottom Paint
  164. Sanded the prop -- now out of balance???
  165. cleaning canvas covers
  166. Fire Extinguisher Locations
  167. Need help here ... please !
  168. help unstepping mast in MA
  169. folding bike
  170. Better way to strip RG-8 / RG 213?
  171. tool recommendations for fiberglass, mast work
  172. Anyone See/Try the new Vetus "Easy Tanks"?
  173. Autohelm Wiring
  174. Anyone heard of my boat?
  175. Replacement Key?
  176. Bomar portlights?
  177. Adding 12v outlet properly
  178. Type of glass for Bulkheads
  179. Is my old thru-hull thru?
  180. what was that noise?
  181. Max time sanded bottom can go w/o paint?
  182. epoxy to fiberglass question?
  183. Finally Finished High-Water Alarm
  184. Water heater tripping breaker
  185. How do I install a cleat?
  186. my bottom needs attention. oh stop.
  187. Cleaning up old teak
  188. Inflatable PFDs
  189. Anchor Chain Size Question
  190. Filling deck hole...
  191. Lewmar folding wheel...any reason why not?
  192. Autohelm 3000
  193. A not so nice refit surprise...
  194. What is this? Ground plate maybe?
  195. Climbing Rig Components...? (LONG)
  196. Windex and mast mount VHF Antenna combination
  197. Finishing Sea Hood Repair
  198. recore the deck
  199. How to add depth to Garmin plotter?
  200. NavNet 3D update
  201. Here's a flex coupling by vetus.
  202. Need a Boom for an AMF Puffer
  203. turnbuckle thread cleaning
  204. Dealing with mold
  205. Removal of oxidation
  206. Installing inspection port, SS water tank
  207. Stern light with davits
  208. Rustoleum on keel -- Any Reason Why Not??
  209. DROP That Drill Mister.....
  210. Good idea or not: Downhaul for hank-on jib
  211. Main halyard - brainstorm / advice
  212. Volvo Penta wiring issue
  213. Flexible Coupling & grounding
  214. Problem putting on rub rail
  215. Problem starting my engine
  216. 1973 Ericson 27 window repair
  217. What next? Epoxy done, what next under rub rail?
  218. dinghy question
  219. main sail help
  220. Battery banks isolated - not
  221. NanoStation2 driving me nuts!
  222. Help..replacing halyards.
  223. Spreader Boots
  224. Through with a Thru-hull
  225. Is it normal for the bowl to not fill?
  226. Navico Wheelpilot WP5000
  227. Cotter pin?
  228. Wireless Remote for Windlass
  229. What's the deal with SSB frequencies?
  230. What type of sealant do you think this is?
  231. Any thoughts/criticisms on my repair idea?
  232. How to Attach Shelves to a Fiberglass Hull?
  233. What's up with Dodgers Anyway?
  234. Composing Toilet!
  235. Boat Stuff to put on the Weding Registry
  236. Critical Equipment! BBQ...
  237. How to move a sailboat on a cradle
  238. Help with cuttlass bearing/prop shaft adjusment
  239. rudder care
  240. External tracks on in-mast furling
  241. running all deck lines
  242. Bayfield 25
  243. Help Temporarily Thickening a main halyard
  244. Filler material around keel
  245. Anyone who has sodablasted their boat??
  246. While we're in the slip should we keep the battery charger on 24/7?
  247. Need a reveral for a boat mechanic
  248. Butyl Tape - Did I find the right stuff?
  249. Thin gelcoat - how thin is too thin?
  250. Sealant for bedding steel hardware on teak rail?