: Gear & Maintenance



  1. Curved opening port lights?
  2. Protecting Tools
  3. Anchor Test Results: Next Generation No Better than Older Designs
  4. Prices for everything
  5. Help with South Coast 22
  6. Dark teak?
  7. Electric Anchor Windlass on a Wooden Bowsprit
  8. Rogue wave antenna
  9. Spinlock Tether Recommendation
  10. A Sailboat Refit Episode 4
  11. Cutlass Bearing Replacement??
  12. Boat Us conducts anchor tests
  13. ICE box Drain plumbing
  14. Adler Barbour evaporator
  15. 1981 Lewmar 40, 2 speed halyard winch
  16. Monitor Windvane
  17. Boom brake advice
  18. Maintenance checklists
  19. Vang mechanical advantage
  20. Insurance Coverage
  21. epoxy question
  22. I called Mercury Marine
  23. Mermaid Condensator Alternative
  24. Another paint thread....
  25. Mast Paint
  26. Oil stained Sunbrella???
  27. Interior Paint- marine grade or not?
  28. Turn that frown upside down! Lets talk NEW engines!
  29. Advice on changing a cutlass bearing
  30. VC 17 or SR 21
  31. Opinions needed on Marine Air (Dometic)
  32. Installing a SSB with a Questas gimballed radar mount
  33. Toerails replaced with "StarBoard"?
  34. Jabsco-12v-Electric-Conversion for Head
  35. Captive winch genoa furler
  36. cal 25 help
  37. Mounting Wind Speed/Direction Transducer
  38. Centrifigal fuel water separator
  39. Sealing deck through holes with balsa core
  40. Diesel engine strange problem
  41. diesel fuel funnel with filter
  42. Funky funky chainplate puzzle
  43. San Juan 23
  44. Collision course procedure?
  45. Portable Batt. Charger Recommendations?
  46. Interlux Perfection Paint Problems
  47. Does anyone have a 2 or 3 or folding prop for an OMC zepher saildrive
  48. Leece-Neville....Amazon ok?
  49. First polyester mites, now chain mites?
  50. Harken/Barbarossa 44.2 winch parts?
  51. Hatch window replacement
  52. Hull deck reassurance
  53. I had to cut away my anchor :(
  54. Standing Rig Turnbuckles (How Do You Mount Them?)
  55. How winterize battery
  56. New main sail
  57. Hank on to furler
  58. Stupid Stanchions!
  59. I hate boats...
  60. Hypalon Adhesive Solvent?
  61. Good window glass shop in Vancouver area or NW Washington?
  62. Ace Hardware Antifreeze deal
  63. sta loks untwisting with blue loc tite?
  64. Hookahs Gas vs 12V DC - Which is better and why?
  65. Deck Fittings?
  66. Garmin 541s Broken Coupler/Pins!
  67. Dodger
  68. Shatterproof glass on hatch?
  69. Boomkicker and winter storage
  70. Fuel or ignition problem?
  71. Can a diver change a cutlass bearing?
  72. How much hydrogen peroxide to sanitize?
  73. Removing vinyl interior, refinishing.
  74. Removing cabinetry
  75. cutting down a rig
  76. Campbell Sailor Prop vs. Max-Prop?
  77. Whisker pole?
  78. stanchions
  79. atwood LED lights
  80. Flush Outboard
  81. Rolling & Tipping
  82. Question: Do you close your seacocks when leaving the boat?
  83. Mooring bit, or a cleat for a 38' catamaran?
  84. Contact cement for the sole
  85. Section of gelcoat worn through on cabintop
  86. Ablative anti-fouling paint, One coat or ten?
  87. Anchor Snubber, how long?
  88. Long term cruisers, would you take this as a gift?
  89. 1984 Hunter 23 Mainsail slugs
  90. Snaps
  91. Paint for Cabin
  92. Bilge cleaner - homemade or cheap substitute
  93. Union 36
  94. Surveyors in Hawaii
  95. Water damage teak bulkhead
  96. Destep or not Destep?
  97. 1984 - Irwin 38 center cockpit
  98. The purpose of bedding?
  99. Traveler Alternatives
  100. One for the theorists... DIY saltwater battery backup?
  101. Yanmar 4jhte - symptoms of mixing elbow?
  102. Yanmar 4jhte - symptoms of mixing elbow?
  103. Rebedding a coaming
  104. Dinghy and Engine Choices
  105. Samson post or cleat?
  106. Bolt connecting batteries
  107. Topping lift dip pole rig questions
  108. Can you identify this winch???
  109. Mistral 16 pocket cruiser
  110. Anchor storage
  111. New Mainsail
  112. hardwood plywood source
  113. 2014 Sailomat 800 Demonstration Video
  114. North's ONE continuous q&a thread.
  115. Mooring question
  116. sail plan curiosity
  117. To drain or not to drain
  118. Galley sink drain location
  119. Setting mast and rigging by ourselves
  120. Can I reef with this furler
  121. Drop-in refrigeration vs a conversion kit
  122. bilge pump thru hole
  123. 20mm old winch.
  124. coastal/offshore jacket
  125. Smartphone wind speed
  126. Alexseal vs Awlgrip vs one-part paint
  127. Unstep Mast
  128. minor damage to teak toe rail
  129. cleats
  130. In-mast furler advice
  131. Catalina 22- Patching Sail, Weathered rigging & Teak, Hull stain cleaning?
  132. Garmin GPS-17 Disassembly
  133. Marine AC fan upgrade?
  134. Leaching salt from plywood
  135. sliding helm seat?
  136. northill anchor
  137. Mast Stay/shroud socket
  138. How does the marine industry price?
  139. Marina Electrical Problems
  140. Making progress
  141. Vinyl Boat Lettering / My Favorite Source
  142. Blister Repair Conundrum
  143. Furuno 1715 Radar Anyone?
  144. Nice Vacuum Cleaner
  145. Holding tank vent fitting options
  146. Chopped Strand Mess
  147. Bent shank on my Danforth Anchor
  148. AC tech, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, VA
  149. Balmar ARS-5 Regulator
  150. Last one for tonight. Tiller pilots
  151. Sorry, you are about to get slammed. First question: bowsprit
  152. Orca Green (OGM) Masthead LED and RF interference
  153. Soft shackles--What have you used them for?
  154. Bimini
  155. Painting, fiberglass repair, ect
  156. West System Resin over Varathane?
  157. Starwind 19 backstay rigging help needed.
  158. Yet Another Leaky Portlight Thread
  159. Holes.... Everywhere, holes...
  160. Manson Supreme
  161. Origo Electric/Alcohol Stove
  162. O'Day 272 - thoughts?
  163. Solar upgrade and energy questions... Help!
  164. new bottom paint
  165. determining frequency of transducer
  166. Cleaning gummed up piano hinges
  167. DIY Boat Yard Bottom Job...Advice needed!
  168. Makeshift 'marine' lift?
  169. Mcgreggor questions
  170. Hunter 23 Reefing system.
  171. Rig Tuning Question
  172. winch size? How critical?
  173. sail on or sail off?
  174. Repairing rod rogging with wire?
  175. High out put alternator
  176. Rigging a ladder?
  177. Why do people still use depth sounders?
  178. Two headsail Halyards?
  179. tabernacle/deck stepped discussion pro & con
  180. Adding boom vang?
  181. gasket material
  182. Modern anchor galvanizing longevity ?
  183. Ice box insulation
  184. Radar Talk
  185. Spinnaker dowser
  186. Hi Seas 100-C diesel heater manual and wick?
  187. Securing light materials to thin FRP
  188. Rod Rigging Replacement
  189. Lightning Struck my mast..
  190. Repowering a Pearson 31
  191. Battens Vs No Battens
  192. G10 alternative
  193. Addressing rudder vibration
  194. Side Gangway
  195. Installing tapered scuppers?
  196. Cape Horn windvane. Anyone installed one?
  197. Gear for sale
  198. Jib catches while tacking
  199. what might this be?
  200. Found SHIPMATE 211 (cast iron mini-oven/stove) 4sale?
  201. SR Marine Wind Instrument Problems
  202. Mermaid A/C Issue
  203. Scared of inboards and the Volvo md7a
  204. c&c 27
  205. X-5 Auto Pilot opinions
  206. Primer Bulb kink
  207. Water tanks in series, or parallel?
  208. Creating a Deck mount for a deck wash system. Help!
  209. Bottom paint for summer only fresh water boat?
  210. Mainsail and rigging questions
  211. in mast furling issue
  212. need to do seacock and through hull
  213. Mice nest in Masts
  214. Rocna Anchor on a Catalina 27
  215. Head's raw water intake not working.
  216. Tohatsu 4,5,6 HP Tiller Lock Fix
  217. Urgent shaft seal question
  218. Painting My GOB
  219. 2QM20 alternator wiring question
  220. Fouled Fuel Tank
  221. Check Your Chainplates
  222. Throttle won't hold position!
  223. See LeveL 2 Tank Monitor 709 Review
  224. Pimp my dinghy!
  225. Travelers please help
  226. What does a centerboard do?
  227. Electrical system
  228. Sailing Clothing
  229. A small success
  230. trying to get a quick response on gear box fluid level
  231. topside panel repair
  232. water pump woes
  233. Primer Coat
  234. Inspecting fire extinguishers
  235. Rust stains on non-skid
  236. Marine head won't pump
  237. Preventing cooking alcohol evapouration.
  238. Which Portable Ice maker works w/ a water maker?
  239. The WTF challenge!
  240. CANAFLAME marine heater
  241. Mast weight
  242. Battery location
  243. Reefing stop?
  244. selfsteering linkage how does this work?
  245. Setting up a 24v solar charging system
  246. Winch Free Spins
  247. Dinghy Transom Flaps
  248. Adventures with a Lewmar Concept windlass
  249. Glassed-in keel/CB restoration?
  250. Boat trailer