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Forum: Harbor Chat Yesterday, 10:25 PM
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Posted By O C Diver
All men? :rolleyes: Ted

All men? :rolleyes:

Ted
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By O C Diver
You raise a good question that I have commented...

You raise a good question that I have commented on before. Incandescent bulbs draw about 7 times the power of LEDs for the same light output. The circuits potentially have way to much amperage...
Forum: Harbor Chat 12-11-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 506
Posted By O C Diver
If you take a tube of toothpaste after about 75%...

If you take a tube of toothpaste after about 75% has been used, and drag the tube bent, over the edge of the counter from closed end to open end, it's faster and works better to move the contents...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 610
Posted By O C Diver
+1 :thumb: Running one off the inverter is...

+1 :thumb:
Running one off the inverter is actually very efficient. I use a twin on my queen size bed. Have a thin blanket, then the electric blanket, and finally a bed spread / comforter. The...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 527
Posted By O C Diver
If it's only at the shower control, I would...

If it's only at the shower control, I would suspect the control itself, the plumbing just before it, or between the shower head / hand held sprayer and the control.

My inclination would be to work...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By O C Diver
Thanks RTF, appreciate the additional...

Thanks RTF, appreciate the additional information!



I had looked through those links before, but gave it another go. There are some CO sensors, but they basically only network with their own...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,062
Posted By O C Diver
Just curious how your AIS can identify which...

Just curious how your AIS can identify which commercial traffic is snooty.

Travel to the Great Lakes and you will find almost exclusively professional courteous commercial traffic. Lots of the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,062
Posted By O C Diver
I have both and spent 6 weeks in Lake Superior in...

I have both and spent 6 weeks in Lake Superior in 2017. Contrary to what many here say, the decision isn't easy. Sometimes the fog is there first thing in the morning; sometimes it just falls out of...
Forum: Cruising and Events - East Coast 12-09-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,670
Posted By O C Diver
If you feel relatively confident you will be...

If you feel relatively confident you will be boating in, I would suggest you make a reservation. I made mine today at the municipal marina (727-937-9165). They seem pretty casual and don't require a...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By O C Diver
Smoke and CO detectors engine room compatible

Looking at installing CO and smoke detectors that are hardwired together throughout the boat. Most likely will go with Kidde or possibly First Alert. None of the units offered by either manufacturer...
Forum: Power Systems 12-08-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By O C Diver
I like it! Can't wait to see how well it works. ...

I like it! Can't wait to see how well it works.

Ted
Forum: Harbor Chat 12-08-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1,522
Views: 209,034
Posted By O C Diver
97369 Ted

97369

Ted
Forum: Harbor Chat 12-08-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 761
Posted By O C Diver
It has been my experience (from eating my sister...

It has been my experience (from eating my sister in law's pie) that the best pies are made with fresh fruits not frozen. As a result of the growing season and wanting fresh fruit, the best quality...
Forum: Harbor Chat 12-08-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 761
Posted By O C Diver
Maybe if you tried pumpkin pie as most people...

Maybe if you tried pumpkin pie as most people enjoy it, you might like it better.

Probably not.

Enjoy your apple and cherry pies. That much more pumpkin for the rest of us.

Ted
Forum: Power Systems 12-08-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By O C Diver
It's not my boat, and I'm not sure to what level...

It's not my boat, and I'm not sure to what level of flushing the owner went to after replacing the heat exchanger.

My interest in a test to detect salt is based on my boat's PM protocol. If I...
Forum: Harbor Chat 12-08-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 761
Posted By O C Diver
Well, at least your honest. The filling of...

Well, at least your honest. The filling of pumpkin pie is a custard (very different from apple or cherry) and not ment to be eaten hot. I now understand why you have been eating at the wrong...
Forum: Power Systems 12-08-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By O C Diver
Now that's a good observation! Im looking for...

Now that's a good observation! Im looking for something that would recognize a significantly smaller percentage of contamination.

Ted
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 12-08-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 526
Posted By O C Diver
Several different options for anchor strike...

Several different options for anchor strike plates:

My boat came with a PVC strike plate that was formed to the bow and held in place with 1/2" carriage bolts. The molding job wasn't very good and...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8,151
Views: 970,117
Posted By O C Diver
FF, you didn't fall and hit your head did you? ...

FF, you didn't fall and hit your head did you?

Twin 450 HP, turbo charged, after cooled, electronically controlled engines with electronic throttle and shift controls?

Ted
Forum: Power Systems 12-08-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By O C Diver
+1 on the Cummins. You would want to check...

+1 on the Cummins. You would want to check transmission and propeller shaft to make sure they were compatible with an almost doubling of HP. While you wouldn't likely be operating normally at that...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 429
Posted By O C Diver
I have lead plates attached to the starboard...

I have lead plates attached to the starboard inside of the hull (11" x 10" x 1"). They were government surplus counter weights around 30 pounds each. The government specified them to be painted...
Forum: Power Systems 12-07-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By O C Diver
The intended purpose of the test was to detect...

The intended purpose of the test was to detect early signs of a heat exchanger failing, not the life expectancy of antifreeze.

Tef
Forum: Cruising and Events - East Coast 12-07-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,670
Posted By O C Diver
I'm in, obviously. May have someone joining me,...

I'm in, obviously. May have someone joining me, but doubtful at this time.

Ted
Forum: General Maintenance 12-07-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,435
Posted By O C Diver
Unfortunately there are a number of people...

Unfortunately there are a number of people offering advice here on things they have limited or no personal experience with.

Yes, wood boats are covered with West system and 2 or more layers of...
Forum: Power Systems 12-07-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By O C Diver
Sounds like it's worth a test. Ted

Sounds like it's worth a test.

Ted
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