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: Gear & Maintenance



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