: Gear & Maintenance



  1. I bought my first boat.. now i have a million question
  2. Replacing forestay wire with dyneema?
  3. Raymarine Smartpilot S3 problem
  4. Amsteel lifelines--why is a lashing needed?
  5. should I replace my standing rigging myself
  6. Pearson 26 Rudder Lost - know of any for sale?
  7. John Mast (JM) Hi-Low Reefer?
  8. Experience with Sail Repair?
  9. Bilge Pump Blues
  10. Halyard Slap
  11. Do you think this stuff could be useful in marine applications.
  12. Left hand thread in SS
  13. Inflatable Logo
  14. Heat Shrink Terminals
  15. Oday 272 Fresh water system?
  16. Refrigeration - Air or Water Cooled ?
  17. bottom of dinghy repair
  18. Best Snubber?
  19. Furler maintenance question
  20. Shortened boom & main foot on a cutter, effects?
  21. Why would a hank-on sail have a pendant?
  22. Second-hand sails
  23. PHOCOS solar charger experiences?
  24. Resawing 1 x 4 mahogany
  25. Continuous Sheets
  26. ManeCraft Shaft Seals
  27. Hughes Northstar 35(1975)
  28. Propane off rail instead of locker?
  29. Saildrive Grinds into Gear
  30. My Manual Bilge Pump is Useless
  31. Drilling/Tapping Acrylic Lenses
  32. Edel 665 halyard winch handle
  33. Inner forestay addition
  34. Expanding foam to seal mast step cable hole?
  35. Lewmar Winch Seat- Have one?
  36. No baby stays, should I consider adding them?
  37. Jeanneau 45DS Leak Problem
  38. How much play in cutlass bearing?
  39. Patch dinghy while inflated?
  40. Small boat anchor
  41. p26 portlights
  42. New Owner Question: Removing the Main Sail
  43. Draining Water from Rudder
  44. Windvanes
  45. What in the hell is this for...
  46. To do it myself or not ?
  47. Whisker Pole
  48. Muscling the Motor onto the Outboard Bracket
  49. Rudder replacement, Ft Myers, FL
  50. Standing/Running Rig diagrams?
  51. Hodges Marine Electronics
  52. Painting the mast
  53. Uneven Water Loss in Batteries
  54. Wind-vane now? Or wait for next boat?
  55. Your Pick for Best Crimpers
  56. Looking for pointers on painting the bottom
  57. Tilt-up dinghy lifting systems for sailboats
  58. How do I tell if I have gelcoat or paint
  59. Hard dinghy rubrail ideas?
  60. anodes for Yanmar saildrive AND Gori prop?
  61. Good GPS/chartplotter under a grand?
  62. Maintenance while in the boatyard.
  63. Companionway sealing
  64. Cheapest place to work on a boat full time.
  65. Sampson verses Marlow anchor line?
  66. What do you use on your decks?
  67. Iosso vs Oxi Clean?
  68. Suncor Integrated Turnbuckle/mechanical fitting
  69. Roller Boom Furling
  70. Handheld GPS differences
  71. Raymarine Linear Actuator Type 2S
  72. Solar Panel Confusion
  73. Wolter Model 300 Water Heater
  74. Grampian 28 Engine Mounts
  75. Turbine over Mast hole
  76. Grime on interior teak
  77. Replacement Nav Lights
  78. Roller furling system wanted.
  79. Rustoleum Transformations
  80. Prop & Bottom anti foul by Lanocote
  81. Any one know a thing or two about booms
  82. Newbie questions after first time taking out sailboat
  83. Seized Seacock Help
  84. Splicing Old Double Braid Line--Sewn Splice?
  85. welding and welder options
  86. Styrofoam everywhere!
  87. Newport 27 stop bolt in mainsail track
  88. need rudder head for 1 inch shaft
  89. Whisker Pole
  90. Too much Oil
  91. Inline 3 way wire connector?
  92. Where do you buy your beta marine oil, filters, etc
  93. raw or fresh water cooled?
  94. Pedestal Adapter Plate Removal
  95. Knotmeter sensor is stuck!
  96. B&G H1000 to wifi
  97. Broken boom bracket - any make a new one?
  98. Bonus! found autopilot - need help
  99. Preparing Cape Dory Typhoon for deck paint
  100. Honda 9.9hp Outboard Won't Start
  101. Silicon vs. Teflon
  102. Little Tree Frogs
  103. Optimal halyard length?
  104. 1990s boom furling mains
  105. Remaking the bottom half of my Tiller
  106. Partial winetrization???
  107. Electrical wiring
  108. Best hose for holding tank vent pipe?
  109. Spreaders for Pearson 10M
  110. Jabsco
  111. Black vinyl trim
  112. Radar Chartplotter?
  113. Uses for totally shot sail?
  114. Replacing Inboard with Outboard
  115. Islander 36 electric inboard? diy
  116. Recondition old sails
  117. Emergency Hole Patching Material
  118. Rebedding Windows
  119. Help protect wood
  120. Remote Monitoring System for my sailboat
  121. Should I clean my sails?
  122. Norseman terminal threads?
  123. Lano Cote Prop and Bottom (Forespar)
  124. Type IV Throwable talk
  125. boat joinery book question
  126. California dinghy registration madness
  127. Has anyone actually had a ticket for having dinghy reg on a board?
  128. autopilot for coronado 45 - wheel or not
  129. Unversal M12 Prop Mirage 275
  130. Railing installer in New England
  131. Embedded Chain plate maint/replacement
  132. DIY Helm seat ? Any Ideas.
  133. Yanmar 3YM20 New Raw Water Pump Install Questions
  134. Chain to chain connectors on anchor chain
  135. Replace springs on outboard lifting bracket??
  136. To paint or not to paint (prop)
  137. what paint to use on rudder?
  138. repairing dent on the mast
  139. Universal Diesel...
  140. Relocating Main Sheet Mount
  141. Shore power circuits
  142. Jib halyard too tight
  143. How much deck over the cabin do I remove?
  144. Blowing out fresh water tanks: revisited
  145. Rudder Broke Away
  146. Dropping rudder - Grampian 28
  147. FrankenBebi
  148. Need 14" round deck plate
  149. Little bit of corrosion on the driveline?
  150. Rigid vang seized
  151. miss-matched engine cowling?
  152. 1st Summer With Mantus Anchor
  153. Good Boat availability theory
  154. Plumbing..Hose reduction coupling? Does it exist?
  155. Wagner Helm Pump B2 model number 300-0009 question
  156. What kind of interior finish
  157. Boat Wired w/ Fiber Optics
  158. Alodine
  159. Garmin 740s with other brand attachments
  160. Using sails to crank the engine
  161. How can I identify the waterline from inside?
  162. Volvo MD6A weird issue!
  163. Outboard Carb question
  164. lazy Jack question
  165. Genoa 150
  166. Hiring Contractors - Are component/part prices typically higher than online?
  167. What is this track on the bow for?
  168. Raw water strainer elevation.
  169. How to blow out fresh water tanks
  170. Finding Helly Hanson or Musto locally
  171. Buying a 2001 Jeanneau Sun Odyssey and want to add AC
  172. Stuffing box maintenance - interval
  173. Upside down boat stand (Or side stand)
  174. Fiberglass/core question
  175. Sail size? Can you tell what it is?
  176. Interior Paint? (Lido 14)
  177. Which Smartphone for Sailing
  178. Need Box Steel Specs for Boat Support
  179. Reefing trouble
  180. Sodablaster in Cape Cod area, experiences?
  181. Mirage 33 Window Replacement
  182. How to repair "cockpit cubbies"?
  183. Measuring Tool
  184. To store halyards or leave on mast?
  185. Interlux Schooner vs. Sikkens Cetol
  186. Roaches !!!
  187. CS36 Outhaul
  188. 1985 MacGregor keel
  189. No Return line on Tank
  190. BP 800 Ql Thruster
  191. Shroud Attachment
  192. repairing wooden spreaders with mast steps installed
  193. Old good teak deck
  194. roller stabilizer or flopper stopper
  195. O'sea vs. Strataglass--just a market share thing?
  196. Mainsail battens
  197. Baggett and Sons East Coast Road Trip
  198. Faucet/shower combo
  199. Islander 36 turnbuckle pin sizes
  200. 1981 Hunter 25
  201. Keel Inspection
  202. Marine Refrigeration Technician in SF Bay?
  203. Composting Toilets vs. Holding Tank
  204. wasted space
  205. Putting in new floors and a cabin sole. Also planning a new cabin layout. Advice?
  206. gel coat repair
  207. Datamarine Corinthian II Wind Machine Problem
  208. Attaching Genoa Sheets
  209. Line Slips in Easylock Clutch
  210. Time for a new dinghy - roll up vs. air vs. rigid floor
  211. Bulkhead Repair proposal
  212. Yanmar 3YM20 sea water pump leak...repair or replace?
  213. Will this trailer haul a Com-Pac 23?
  214. WM Foul Weather Gear
  215. Chain plate or impact.
  216. Life jacket marking.
  217. WTF is this?
  218. Possible purchase
  219. vibrations PSC 34 at >2000rpm
  220. Blood on the sails
  221. Tea Tree Oil Recipe
  222. Useful Stuff--Finger Nail Polish Bottles
  223. Marine-Tex - What's the point?
  224. winch wrap issues
  225. project advice 45' restoration
  226. cockpit table - pine ok?
  227. What is this?
  228. $95.00 an hour. phew
  229. What type of heat for weekend use in New England
  230. looking for genoa tracks
  231. Hull on a Catalina 30
  232. New paint on gel coat
  233. hiking straps for JY15
  234. Galley and head faucets
  235. ST50 Navdata or TRI Data
  236. Bilge Pumps and Check Valves...
  237. What to put on to make for long term live ability?
  238. Might have to replace my Pearson Triton Mast
  239. Pearson rudder shaft
  240. Stained interior teak
  241. Canvas: water repellant treatment disasters
  242. If I move my anchor roller several inches off center, will I mess anything up?
  243. winch location
  244. Two cheapo material questions - galvanized solar/radar arch and ext plywood sole/floo
  245. Sabre 34 Winter Cover
  246. Floor leaks in dinghy
  247. Anchor Snubbers Redux
  248. Full Size Jockey Wheel
  249. Jib Roller Furler
  250. gin pole lengt