Showing results 1 to 25 of 196
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Liberty2015
Forum: Cruising and Events-Down Under 04-23-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By Liberty2015
Bruce, Lake Macquarie is where we live , and...

Bruce,

Lake Macquarie is where we live , and I take Liberty in and out of there no issues at all, never had an issue with the Bar nor the Swansea Channel, I think it is the fear of the unknown to...
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 02-26-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,789
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi , just responding to some questions on...

Hi ,


just responding to some questions on the wrap. So far we have not sustained any damage , however I am extra careful. We are lucky in that we sit in a pen with fingers down each side so in...
Forum: General Discussion 12-29-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 605
Posted By Liberty2015
I agree with Bglads comments above, they are spot...

I agree with Bglads comments above, they are spot on and we just did the same a couple of weeks ago . We installed a Marco Diesel Transfer pump 24 volt , which moves 27 litres per minute , so moves...
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 12-29-2018, 02:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,789
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Hamish, thanks for the kind comments....

Hi Hamish,

thanks for the kind comments. Working on and upgrading Liberty is my Hobby , and I love it. We just completed installing a new Galley with Appliances, and re arranged the Main Cabin...
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 12-29-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,789
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Bruce, sorry for the late response, but...

Hi Bruce,

sorry for the late response, but have been out enjoying Pittwater. I did a lot of research and got quotes and came to the conclusion to try a vinyl Wrap. My Reasons are as follows.
...
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 12-24-2018, 12:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,789
Posted By Liberty2015
Halvorsen 57 new hull colour or Color

Hi ,

thought I would share a couple of photo's of the change in Hull colour for Liberty our Halvorsen 57. The Flag Blue was not a good choice for the harsh conditions in Australia, and we are...
Forum: Cruising and Events-Down Under 12-09-2018, 04:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,186
Posted By Liberty2015
Sydney Harbour is nice to see , but as Bruce said...

Sydney Harbour is nice to see , but as Bruce said Pittwater and the Hawkesbury are a another step up.

just be careful and aware of the cables and chains lying on the bottom near Toronga , many a...
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 662
Posted By Liberty2015
Fuel Bladders

Hi,

wondering if anyone has had experience with purchasing, carrying , and using Fuel Bladders above deck on vessels.

We are planning on taking Liberty from Australia across to New Caledonia (...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 09-03-2018, 02:05 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,092
Posted By Liberty2015
Flopper stoppers

Guy's I purchased and fitted the forespar system which is a single pole 90mm diameter each side of the vessel ,and approx 4.2 to 4.5 metres in length. I had non stretch ropes made up ( with nylon...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 08-12-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,092
Posted By Liberty2015
The Stidd Chairs look great...... where did you...

The Stidd Chairs look great...... where did you find them ??

Chris D Liberty 2015
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 08-12-2018, 05:35 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,092
Posted By Liberty2015
Thumbs up Hi Brian, looks like you are doing well ?, a...

Hi Brian,

looks like you are doing well ?, a well managed stress free Cruise. Lizard is such a great place !! Enjoy.

cheers Chris D
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 08-09-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,638
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Brett, our vessel is the exact same Hull...

Hi Brett,

our vessel is the exact same Hull and is 57 feet in length. Kong Halvorsen built two models on the same Hull a 51 and a 57 foot motor yacht. From the photo's it looks like a 57 with a...
Forum: Cruising and Events-Down Under 07-10-2018, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,625
Posted By Liberty2015
Welcome La- Sallette, looks like a very...

Welcome La- Sallette,

looks like a very capable and solid Vessel. Enjoy.

Isn't Tassie just the best !!, we went down in 2015 and spent 3 months doing a Cir cum , it is just fantastic , we loved...
Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2018, 01:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,244
Posted By Liberty2015
A couple of years ago I was in the Kenny Bunk...

A couple of years ago I was in the Kenny Bunk port and spotted this vessel very similar to yours........ great lines. I was a long way from Home ( Australia) :thumb:But love that area in the States...
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,244
Posted By Liberty2015
Hey Avalon 36, she looks a picture. I love...

Hey Avalon 36,

she looks a picture. I love the vessels you guy's have on the East coast!!!

Great work .

Chris D Liberty
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 06-10-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,645
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Vadim, forgot to ask , do the tanks...

Hi Vadim,

forgot to ask , do the tanks themselves have a on/ off valve at the tanks on the supply line ? We have these also , which I assume where put in as a safety factor in case of a fuel loss...
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 06-10-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,645
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Vadim, Welcome to the Trawler forum. Our...

Hi Vadim,

Welcome to the Trawler forum. Our vessel is a Halvorsen / Island Gypsy/ Kong , 57, I believe a similar design and Build? We have 6 Fuel tanks carrying 6,500 litres and our fuel Manifold...
Forum: Nordhavn 01-30-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,500
Posted By Liberty2015
Stabilizers make a hell of a difference...

Stabilizers make a hell of a difference especially with other boats wakes. we use our active fins all the time , and being an older model we have the same issue about not centering them before we...
Forum: General Maintenance 01-29-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,643
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Chris off Liberty Here, we are coming up to 4...

Hi Chris off Liberty Here, we are coming up to 4 years now and the adhesion and colour of the base is still fantastic. We do over coat with 2 pack each year( 2 coats )to bring back the super gloss...
Forum: Welcome Mat 11-16-2017, 03:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 628
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Chris, and I forgot , how good are the...

Hi Chris,

and I forgot , how good are the Naiads !!! we took Liberty down to Tassie and circumnavigated the isle in 2015, the Naiads worked a treat.
Forum: Welcome Mat 11-16-2017, 03:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 628
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Chris, that time now makes sense ...........

Hi Chris,

that time now makes sense ........ obviously you know the Myall river well ? What are the tricks to taking up a vessel of that size ? what are the hot spots and what about the tides ,...
Forum: Welcome Mat 11-16-2017, 02:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 628
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Chris, just replying to your email...

Hi Chris,

just replying to your email question you sent me. I don't know any more than what I had in the original email, about the original owner. I am seeing my friend who also has a custom...
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 04-06-2017, 06:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,606
Posted By Liberty2015
Hi Bruce, A friend who knows all things...

Hi Bruce,

A friend who knows all things Halvorsen, has told me it was the first 51'built and was first owned by a Richard Wison up until the 1990's
Forum: Island Gypsy/Halvorsen Designs 04-05-2017, 03:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,606
Posted By Liberty2015
Bruce K. You are correct it is Meranti. We use...

Bruce K. You are correct it is Meranti. We use to keep our last boat in middle harbour ( about 5 Years ago) and use to do a lap around it occasionally in the dinghy,she was on a mooring in middle...
Forum: Cruising and Events-Down Under 03-28-2017, 05:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,641
Posted By Liberty2015
cyclone Queensland

Hi has any one heard or viewed how the Marinas faired at Abel point and Hamilton ? We are considering heading up in winter , but after today we might give it a miss for a year, as I assume the places...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 196

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2006 - 2012
×