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  1. Hylalon without Toluene (California)

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hi All, I recently bought a 10 year old 9' Caribe. It's seen a lot of use but has been reasonably kept and seems fundamentally sound, I'm putting in a little elbow grease to try and restore it to the awesome boat I think it is under the skin. All the online reference indicates that Toluene is...
  2. DIY Compass Calibration

    Seamanship & Navigation
    I have a new boat with a pair of Plastimo Offshore 135 compasses. They seemed off by a considerable amount so I researched adjusting them. I followed the instructions where by you follow a known North course and zero the compass, then head south and calibrate it to half of the remaining...
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