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  1. Blue Sea SysteMS VMS422

    SailNet FAQ
    Hi everyone, I have a problem programming VSM422; Vessel Systems Monitor Display shows only the full amount of liquid. It does not show the rest of the amount, which should display as well. I check and double check manual and could not do the job properly. I have a bad feeling about it hence...
  2. 4-stroke 6 hp Tohatsu Outboard Issues

    Gear & Maintenance
    I recently bought a slightly used (told there were about 10 hours on it) tohatsu 4-stroke 6hp outboard motor to use with a mercury inflatable dinghy. I took it out for the first time this weekend and it ran great on its first trip. When I took it out again the next day, it seemed to be working...
  3. How often should I take her out of the water?

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I want to buy a used sailboat, but she's been in the water(freshwater) for 10 yrs. I don't think she's been out of the water during that time. I will double check with the owner to see if she's been taken out for maintenance, etc. What are possible problems that I should be concerned about? (The...