: Gear & Maintenance



  1. Removing Durabak
  2. Steering Quadrant or Yoke connect a Whipstaff?
  3. Hard grease? Like oilzum?
  4. Help water in gas tank
  5. Where to get a custom mast step plate?
  6. When to fill a CNG tank
  7. Automatic Bilge Pump Won't Shut Off
  8. manual galley pumps
  9. outboard
  10. Compass Repair, HELP
  11. Engine vibration between 1100-1200 RPM - Normal?
  12. Cleaning bottom by heeling boat over.
  13. fuel additive problem?
  14. Painting stainless steel???
  15. A sodablasting writeup. Lessons learned.
  16. Looking for a used Prop - 13/10 RH 3 Blade
  17. How to replace a pin for a swing keel
  18. Question on teak cleaning and sealing to deck
  19. How to dispose of Flares and 12 Guage shells?
  20. Replacing Deck Light?
  21. Best way to fill threaded holes in aluminum spars?
  22. Two PLB's or One EPIRB?
  23. Fender Boards
  24. Help locating this stern ladder (see pictures)
  25. Am I getting ripped off??? Another boat cost rant.
  26. autohelm nautech 2000 help??
  27. Rotten Deck Core
  28. Using car GPS
  29. Mad Mouse
  30. Applying Cetol
  31. self tailers
  32. tiny little bubbles
  33. Would a PLB help if you went overboard?
  34. Perkins 4-108 rebuilt suppliers ?
  35. Genoa sheet question
  36. convert pressurised to non pressure cooktop
  37. through-deck mast plug installation
  38. No Plastic Bags
  39. Atomic 4 won't rev under forward load
  40. Electrical Grounding for an Encapsulated Keel?
  41. Hey you wiring gurus....
  42. Paint in the Air Conditioner
  43. Help repairing deep scratches
  44. Chutescoop
  45. Fuse Blows When Trying to Start Engine
  46. New (old) boat mystery missing mast part
  47. Endura vs T-900 - need to decide Sunday
  48. Please help me find new sheaves
  49. Dealing with hank-on-headsails
  50. Looking for a rigger in Rhode Island
  51. Rope/Line Terminology Question
  52. XM Satellite Weather
  53. Refit progress on Oh Joy
  54. How to remove tangled line in prop
  55. Leather covered wheel
  56. Good Mooring for Columbia 22 in San Francisco Bay
  57. USCG Required Safety Gear
  58. Dinghy Motor - Honda? Mercury? Yamaha? Tohatsu?
  59. Chainplate rebedding with mast up
  60. Irwin 37 CC fixed ports
  61. Winch Sizes
  62. headstay tension
  63. North Sails vs North Sails Direct
  64. Fuel Polishing Costs
  65. Upside down compass
  66. folding prop help
  67. Holding tank build-out
  68. Replacing water water intake screens
  69. Riveting? How does this work?
  70. Rope coil instead of ankarolina
  71. CD25 Boom
  72. Anyone have an Alladin Kerosene Lamp on board?
  73. Best inflatable kayak?
  74. Volvo MDA7 Help Question
  75. Odd depth sounder behavior
  76. Rusty Rigging
  77. Problem with Halyard Wrap
  78. Need help Reassembling Hood Seafurl 810
  79. high thrust propeller worth it for a 3000lb sailboat
  80. dock rash repair...
  81. Battery charger 101
  82. which bottom paint?
  83. re-doing bottom paint...
  84. Fastening water hose to bulkhead
  85. Lowrance XOG Redux
  86. Paragon G-35L, Perkins 4-107
  87. Dog potty mat
  88. Digital TV
  89. Sail Dimension Help
  90. bilge cleaner recs...
  91. Manual to Auto bilge pump
  92. Rocna/MansonSupreme + Bowsprits ??!!??!!
  93. Question about butyl tape
  94. Dolphin charger vs Iota - cost
  95. Another Project Boat - Flying Dutchman?
  96. Potting & Countersinking
  97. Catalina Owners - Butyl Tape for "New" Style Windows?
  98. Climbing the mast
  99. Converter box
  100. Autohelm 4000
  101. DIY Gangplank?
  102. cheap lifeline netting
  103. Organizing the Lazarette
  104. What is this?
  105. Help w/ proper name ...
  106. Antal V-Grip clutch
  107. Where to buy Butyl Tape?
  108. Advice: Purging Mexican Fuel
  109. shore power battery charger
  110. Tuning Shrouds and Stays
  111. shore power battery charger
  112. Packing a stuffing box
  113. Sheets for Cutter Rig Jib?
  114. Brita Tap Filter
  115. Grease fitting on stuffing box?
  116. Looking for old Lewmar 5/8 drive winch handle
  117. Hammock Netting ...
  118. Looking for a Barient 22 winch drum
  119. Good deals on tools.
  120. well i need some engine help
  121. mast is wired - do I need to redo part?
  122. Outboard Repair in Northern Virginia
  123. Jordan Series Drogue - Quality of construction.
  124. Dripless Shaftseal- How does it work?
  125. DSC on inland lakes
  126. Engine overheating problem!
  127. Glossy or Not?
  128. Filling deck holes when there is a hard headliner
  129. GRIB data
  130. Rotten wood behind the vinyl
  131. Garmin 540?
  132. Need trailer for Cal 27
  133. Sealing signal wires thru deck
  134. Adding a compass below deck?
  135. Contacting the sailnet store
  136. 5-Mast vs 3-Mast
  137. More Oh Joy goodies.
  138. Replace vinyl on bottom of cushions or not?
  139. LED Mast Lights?
  140. Autohelm 3000
  141. Autopilot drive mounting question
  142. Sewing Machine Advice Needed
  143. Universal M25 with hours
  144. Mizzen Mount for a Wind Generator
  145. Slideing gooseneck vs cunningham
  146. Cheap Grill Mounts?
  147. dock line length
  148. the dangers of anchoring!
  149. Stupid radio, stupid question. (stupid owner?)
  150. I just put in Sirius satellite radio - yippie!!
  151. Westerbeke DS-5 help
  152. Fuses for the charging circuit
  153. 1967 Starcraft upstart
  154. Engine Noise Reduction Help
  155. Loose Volvo Saildrive anode bolts
  156. Furler/forward lowers are too short
  157. back stay tension
  158. Very slippery wooden steps
  159. Portland Pudgy Retailer
  160. Proper Boom Angle...?
  161. Universal/ Westerbeke Warning Buzzer
  162. mercury 3.3 2 stroke running problems
  163. Basic Battery Question - measuring capacity
  164. PEX vs PVC reinforced water line
  165. Garmin GPSMAP 545 waypoint / route and the SD slot
  166. Noisy Genset
  167. Rust Stain
  168. External Voltage Regulator
  169. Columbia Foredeck Light Bulb
  170. Water...will find a way.
  171. Deck Repair - how to cut hole for chainplate
  172. Composite LP Tank - Can you get them filled?
  173. Harkin small boat furling systen ?????
  174. Dagger Board pocket repair??
  175. Swinging Dinghy in Davits
  176. Repaint or clear coat?
  177. Anchor Rode in salt water
  178. Euro-style connectors
  179. Chain Rode Normal Lifespan
  180. Spun prop Volvo saildrive
  181. Looking for a dryer boat - desiccant?
  182. reefing? problem
  183. my day of boat projects
  184. oh wow this is what running water is like
  185. Electric short? need help, want to sail
  186. Halyard Hangup
  187. Who knows Pipe to Hose??
  188. Diesel tank dirty, clogging filters, 3 days to fix ... best options?
  189. Starcraft Skylark Manual
  190. Recommend an Ablative bottom paint for FL???
  191. Gelcoat void repairs -help-
  192. Paint opinions??? Dark vs Light??
  193. Need Battery and Charger suggestions
  194. Recommendations for a Stern Rail Fabrication/Options
  195. Isomat masts (older)
  196. Purpose of a baby stay?
  197. filling holes in deck - what tape to use on bottom?
  198. Crimping lugs onto 4- and 6-gauge wire
  199. attaching wires to cabin roof
  200. Just built new rudder
  201. Insulation or padding
  202. honda gear / throttle issue...
  203. Help with Actual Use of Backstay Adjustor
  204. cleaning a holding tank
  205. New depth sounder - Old transducer???
  206. Caprail edge rub strake?
  207. Mule ?
  208. Doping Bottom Paint
  209. Sanded the prop -- now out of balance???
  210. cleaning canvas covers
  211. Fire Extinguisher Locations
  212. Need help here ... please !
  213. help unstepping mast in MA
  214. folding bike
  215. Better way to strip RG-8 / RG 213?
  216. tool recommendations for fiberglass, mast work
  217. Anyone See/Try the new Vetus "Easy Tanks"?
  218. Autohelm Wiring
  219. Anyone heard of my boat?
  220. Replacement Key?
  221. Bomar portlights?
  222. Adding 12v outlet properly
  223. Type of glass for Bulkheads
  224. Is my old thru-hull thru?
  225. what was that noise?
  226. Max time sanded bottom can go w/o paint?
  227. epoxy to fiberglass question?
  228. Finally Finished High-Water Alarm
  229. Water heater tripping breaker
  230. How do I install a cleat?
  231. my bottom needs attention. oh stop.
  232. Cleaning up old teak
  233. Inflatable PFDs
  234. Anchor Chain Size Question
  235. Filling deck hole...
  236. Lewmar folding wheel...any reason why not?
  237. Autohelm 3000
  238. A not so nice refit surprise...
  239. What is this? Ground plate maybe?
  240. Climbing Rig Components...? (LONG)
  241. Windex and mast mount VHF Antenna combination
  242. Finishing Sea Hood Repair
  243. recore the deck
  244. How to add depth to Garmin plotter?
  245. NavNet 3D update
  246. Here's a flex coupling by vetus.
  247. Need a Boom for an AMF Puffer
  248. turnbuckle thread cleaning
  249. Dealing with mold
  250. Removal of oxidation