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Monheganlover at 6:17am 11.19.21
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Somewhat embarrassingly, I incorrectly posted this in the engines and propulsion forum originally. I
Richard19068 at 4:50pm 11.18.21
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I have disk zincs on either side of my prop shaft strut. They are connected together and fastened to
Claude L.-Auger at 11:56am 11.18.21
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I have a friend who had the misfortune of hitting a dock severely last summer. The head-on impact wa
Monheganlover at 10:48am 11.18.21
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I have a crazed and cracked forward portside fixed portlight on my 2002 Catalina 310 that I hope to
EdWard3 at 10:15am 11.18.21
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I want to replace the cockpit cushions in my new to me 2003 Catalina 36 mkII. Catalina Yacht Store
fred1diver at 8:24pm 11.17.21
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hey everyone, I'm starting to plan for my retirement, still about 10 years to go, and I want a blue
chaves188 at 2:25pm 11.17.21
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I need some advice with the holding tank seacock, it has some corrosion. Is the boat at danger? is u
chaves188 at 2:15pm 11.17.21
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I need some advice with the holding tank seacock, it has some corrosion. Is the boat at danger? is u
cdsailor at 10:45am 11.17.21
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I have a universal M 25. For a long time I have had a problem starting the engine when it is cold.
Pat Hooyman at 10:37am 11.17.21
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Has any one removed the bow wood panels at the front of the v-berth on a Hunter 38 or similar setup?
sailcapt340 at 7:56am 11.17.21
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Last year I repaired my Achilles Dinghy plywood floor. The repair held up great, but now and why wo
PNWSailing at 7:39am 11.17.21
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Not sure if this is right place. Did not see a wanted section in classifieds. I am looking for a cle
bwagner187 at 6:24am 11.17.21
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Ahoy, I just purchased my first sail boat . It is a beautiful one owner bennetau oceanis 400 and I
Justin_NSA at 6:05am 11.17.21
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Looking for issues I ought to be fixing in the off season. I'm already flipping my fresh water press
Joe Perez at 8:17pm 11.16.21
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Joe Perez at 8:12pm 11.16.21
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DAVA390 at 3:29pm 11.16.21
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Been seeing news reports of your storms, hope you guys are o.k. ..
Captain.Olives at 3:18pm 11.16.21
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Before I go and start cutting out a notch into the lip of the cabin sole/cabin settee, thought it pr
DayDreamer41 at 11:51am 11.16.21
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DayDreamer41 at 11:22am 11.16.21
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So the off season for many of us is here, :wahwah: and we see our vessels sitting in cradles or on s

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Touchless Sailing
sail sfbay at 9:25am 11.26.21
Nice post!! Sailing with a neutal helm by adjusting sail trim and area is my goal. This article aug
A shackle is a shackle is a shackle - or NOT......
Tom J at 9:08am 11.26.21
I think there is more awareness nowadays about the inferior quality of Chinese made hardware, and it
A shackle is a shackle is a shackle - or NOT......
markwbird at 8:58am 11.26.21
A lot has changed since 1990.
recirculating ball bearing outhaul car rebuild
DougM at 8:16am 11.26.21
They should have put an end-cap on the boom. Mine is completely open at the back end! Perfect sol
Single handing
smokey73 at 8:00am 11.26.21
At the beginning of an underway I log date/time, engine hours, generator hours, who is on board, des
Single handing
kappykaplan at 7:46am 11.26.21
Is there a specific log book for this or do you just use a plain note book? I use a plain notebook
Single handing
WI Rigger at 7:35am 11.26.21
Is there a specific log book for this or do you just use a plain note book?
Headliner Replacement on a 2004 Hunter 36
FastOlson at 7:11am 11.26.21
Check the Lewmar site. Your boat may have a Lewmar hatch with the aluminum inside flange as part of
Headliner Replacement on a 2004 Hunter 36
bris59 at 7:00am 11.26.21
If you take the inside from off you will see that they used staple gun with many stables around ho
Tipping angles
thinwater at 6:13am 11.26.21
The calculations assume that the hull is a cylinder and that the center does not rise as it leans on
Headliner Replacement on a 2004 Hunter 36
seadaddler at 5:48am 11.26.21
If you take the inside from off you will see that they used staple gun with many stables around hol
Dingy Davits
seadaddler at 5:32am 11.26.21
I was not crazy about Hunters Davits but that was just me and starting looking at many of sailboats
Tipping angles
RoyS at 5:21am 11.26.21
Buy a new Windex.
Tipping angles
Will Gilmore at 5:10am 11.26.21
In the middle of the night I remembered using the 63 for the leg on the right triangle, then 65 for
Searching for my 40 O'Day stolen from Sandusky Harbor Marina
SFS at 4:37am 11.26.21
Early AM boarding of a boat? I knew a guy who did that regularly to save him the DWI from trying t
Tipping angles
All U Get at 4:03am 11.26.21
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Davidasailor26 at 3:54am 11.26.21
Norwegian Shipping Going Electric
Joe at 2:32am 11.26.21
Modern commercial ships are practically autonomous anyway. Computers, satellites, robotics, are an
Is it possible to add another wiring bundle tube?
Rob Hntr376 at 7:36pm 11.25.21
A couple years back I came across a thread on this site from an H376 owner who created a blog about
Single handing
Will Gilmore at 7:01pm 11.25.21
Do most of you keep a sailing log book? You note date, time out and time in? Anything else? Condit

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