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Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 11-16-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By wyoboater
Raymarine C-80 issues

Well..after repairing the intermittent fade out of my screen, it now appears that it won't read any of my chart cards. A West Marine salesman suggested that it might need updating. Any suggestions? ...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 11-10-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 707
Posted By wyoboater
Please don't over think it. If you need to...

Please don't over think it. If you need to replace the gauge, any 12 volt meter that fits in the hole will work. Auto gauges come in various but similar sizes, ie" 1", 1.5", 2", up to about...
Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 614
Posted By wyoboater
Haven't you realized yet that it's "All about...

Haven't you realized yet that it's "All about me"? Don't want to start a rant, but the people that only think of themselves kinda get on my nerves. I'm referring to the kayaker of course. He is...
Forum: DeFever 11-10-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,377
Posted By wyoboater
You're doing almost exactly what a commercial...

You're doing almost exactly what a commercial vendor did to remove/replace my Perkins in my mainship...Although a bit unnerving, it all went as planned..Good luck!
Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 415
Posted By wyoboater
You're not missing anything....Mainship is a...

You're not missing anything....Mainship is a quality utilitarian boat, simple as that. It just doesn't have the "status" of the others. I have a 1985 Luhrs Mainship....we LOVE IT!
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 11-07-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
Well...the operation was a SUCCESS! There is a...

Well...the operation was a SUCCESS! There is a bit more to it than just "popping off the case", lol, but we got er done! Found a tiny dent in the ribbon cable that indicated what to trim. Got that...
Forum: Liveaboards 11-06-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,085
Posted By wyoboater
Getting a boat pimp is a good idea, just for his...

Getting a boat pimp is a good idea, just for his access to boats, but remember, he or she works for the seller and on commission. I'd also go to yacht world, set your parameters and every couple of...
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 11-06-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
Thanks! I anxiously await my son's arrival!

Thanks! I anxiously await my son's arrival!
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 11-06-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
Desparation

However, in a case of desperation, I smacked it just above the top of the screen and VOILA! No lines, good display. Sounds to me as though it's a connector in the display? Fortunately, my son his...
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 11-06-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
Called him. He told me the monitor is toast. I...

Called him. He told me the monitor is toast. I might have a better response if I take it to him.
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 11-06-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
That may be the problem as it is intermittent. I...

That may be the problem as it is intermittent. I fired the monitor up the day after you replied and let it run 2 days. No lines, good image. Fired it up today and lines, no image. Squeezing has no...
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 10-16-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
I will give that a try immediately! thanks!

I will give that a try immediately! thanks!
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 10-16-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By wyoboater
Raymarine C-80 monitor

My lcd display is showing signs of dying....local repair shop says parts can't be purchased anymore....Anyone have on lying around collecting dust? Reasonable price will be paid.

Please pvt me....
Forum: General Maintenance 09-19-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,022
Posted By wyoboater
Talking That's the method I'm gonna use.....it seems to...

That's the method I'm gonna use.....it seems to be staying cool....If it ain't broke too bad, don't fix it!.....there is such a thing as overthinking a non problem.

Thanks for your input.
Forum: Cruising and Events - Gulf Coast 09-18-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,513
Posted By wyoboater
Sorry to hear about the clutch. Good luck! Look...

Sorry to hear about the clutch. Good luck! Look forward to your posts.
Forum: Power Systems 09-16-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,471
Posted By wyoboater
Congrats............That's Great that it was just...

Congrats............That's Great that it was just the starter......I'm sure your heartbeat is close to back to a normal rate now?
Forum: General Maintenance 09-13-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,022
Posted By wyoboater
Ok, thx........I think.........so you're saying...

Ok, thx........I think.........so you're saying if it's dripping at all, it's probably ok? Or feel the shaft while underway?
Forum: General Maintenance 09-13-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,022
Posted By wyoboater
Question Packing Gland Adjustment

I've just had my port engine removed, rebuilt, reinstalled. That's a story unto itself. My question is, what is the proper drip rate for the packing gland, and how do I adjust it if it's not dripping...
Forum: Power Systems 09-03-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,471
Posted By wyoboater
Just an FYI.........I just finished a rebuild on...

Just an FYI.........I just finished a rebuild on my port engine......Engine was running well when Bang! and the engine seized. The other poster is correct. If it's lower end, the engine will HAVE to...
Forum: Power Systems 08-02-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By wyoboater
I realize I posted all of this in the wrong...

I realize I posted all of this in the wrong category. If one of you fine moderators would care to move the entire thread to the proper maintenance category, I'd appreciate it....


Sorry
Forum: Power Systems 08-02-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By wyoboater
It's back in the boat!

Well, here ya go....8 months after the removal, we've put it back! Still have to reassemble all of the peripherals we removed to get it through the door ie: intake manifold, coolers, etc etc....but...
Forum: General Discussion 07-19-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,182
Posted By wyoboater
I have twin 6.354 perkins in my 85 mainship....

I have twin 6.354 perkins in my 85 mainship. Parts for the Perkins are easily available, however, the marinization parts are a little harder to come by. As far as the engine itself, I was happy with...
Forum: Power Systems 05-20-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By wyoboater
Port Engine removal pics

Here ya go....hard to tell in the pics but there is 1/2 inch clearance on either side in the doorway. The pic that looks just like a rusted block in the hole the piston rod left...putting it back...
Forum: Power Systems 05-20-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By wyoboater
Thanks for the well wishes....I'll take some pics...

Thanks for the well wishes....I'll take some pics of the install and now that you mention it, I'll post some pics of the pull out, thanks for the idea...
Forum: Power Systems 05-20-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By wyoboater
Finally

Good morning folk! I've had my 40' Mainship and been a member of this forum for quite awhile....but here's the FINALLY part: I've now retired and can spend time working on the boat. A little history...
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