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Forum: General Discussion Today, 09:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 665
Posted By jleonard
I could never get my Island time to work. Bobs...

I could never get my Island time to work. Bobs support was horrible at the time. I sent it back for a full refund , got the wirie which basically took nothing to get up and running.
Forum: Other Trawler Systems Yesterday, 06:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By jleonard
Mine is still on the bridge under the brow. Been...

Mine is still on the bridge under the brow. Been thru 2 surveys and it was never a problem.
One of my flybridge seats was designed to be a cooler with an overboard drain and that is where I store...
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 492
Posted By jleonard
I prefer to use polyester resin especially if you...

I prefer to use polyester resin especially if you are going to finish with gel coat.
Gelcoat adheres best to poly resin paint is best for epoxy. Is what I was always told.
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 07-16-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,497
Posted By jleonard
You did good. Congrats.

You did good. Congrats.
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 665
Posted By jleonard
Wow they just gave me some tech support for mine...

Wow they just gave me some tech support for mine 2 weeks ago. It's been a good product.
Forum: Power Systems 07-15-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Wish I knew that last week. Motor should arrive...

Wish I knew that last week. Motor should arrive in Ca tomorrow I should get it back a week from Wednesday.
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 07-14-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,497
Posted By jleonard
What is your destination goal for tonight?

What is your destination goal for tonight?
Forum: General Discussion 07-13-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By jleonard
Neither of my VW diesels had one it was part of...

Neither of my VW diesels had one it was part of the injection pump.
Forum: Classifieds 07-13-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By jleonard
What marina? I am currently anchored in 3 mile...

What marina? I am currently anchored in 3 mile and I might do a drive by in the dink.
Forum: Power Systems 07-12-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 235
Posted By jleonard
That would be my first guess also

That would be my first guess also
Forum: Boating Safety and Concerns 07-10-2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,144
Posted By jleonard
This is timely. Yesterday afternoon and elderly...

This is timely.
Yesterday afternoon and elderly man fell into the water across the dock from me. He jumped from the 22 ft boat to the dock as the owner was just backing into the slip.
Luckily he...
Forum: General Maintenance 07-10-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,560
Posted By jleonard
Yes this solves it

Yes this solves it
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,524
Posted By jleonard
Maybe it would be nice to have an app but if you...

Maybe it would be nice to have an app but if you are 20 minutes away it won't help. Bang bang unless someone helps you.
Forum: Power Systems 07-09-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 112
Posted By jleonard
My Yamaha tank is 8 years old and still fine. It...

My Yamaha tank is 8 years old and still fine. It sits out all summer in the dink.
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,524
Posted By jleonard
I can't think of any anchorage around me other...

I can't think of any anchorage around me other than Block I that a harbormaster would take action.
I have gone aboard boats in that situation and have let out more line and re-anchored them. Or...
Forum: Power Systems 07-07-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Yes SS shaft, and yes oil vs salt water. There is...

Yes SS shaft, and yes oil vs salt water. There is also a bushing inside that is worn out as well, so I'm convinced sending it back to Dickson is the right thing to do even though it's going to cost...
Forum: Power Systems 07-07-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Test showed a leaking seal on the motor, and a...

Test showed a leaking seal on the motor, and a leak in one of the lines, but that was well above the waterline.
I can't find anyone local that can replace the seal, (including the Pirtek location...
Forum: Power Systems 07-06-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Tank is on the engine room floor, pump is maybe 2...

Tank is on the engine room floor, pump is maybe 2 inches above the floor. The floor is just below the waterline.
Forum: Power Systems 07-06-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
The vent is not plugged

The vent is not plugged
Forum: Power Systems 07-05-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
The motor (and prop) and 6 inches of the two...

The motor (and prop) and 6 inches of the two hydraulic lines are under water.


The shop will pressure test in the morning. Regardless of the outcome both hydraulic lines will be replaced.
Forum: Power Systems 07-05-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Yes, NO COOLER. Just got out of the water...

Yes, NO COOLER.
Just got out of the water pulling the motor off the bracket. A little water dripped out of the two hydraulic lines.
On my way to the local hydraulic shop to see if they can/will...
Forum: Power Systems 07-05-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Thanks. Yes that is where I am at. Our yard mgr...

Thanks.
Yes that is where I am at. Our yard mgr is on vacation this week so I can't even talk about a short haul until he gets back.
Sooo I think I'll get in the water later today and see if I can...
Forum: Power Systems 07-05-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By jleonard
Hydraulic help requested

I have a hydraulic Dickson stern thruster.
Basically its an engine belt driven hyd pump with a mag clutch, some directional valves, a rsevoir tank and a hyd motor mounted below the waterline on the...
Forum: Power Systems 07-03-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By jleonard
I go 75 hours on mine and so far I drain out the...

I go 75 hours on mine and so far I drain out the correct amount and it doesn't smell like diesel.
I bought all the parts to add a elbow and shut off but haven't installed them cause I figured out...
Forum: Power Systems 07-03-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By jleonard
I use a group 31. I think it's 6 or 7 years old...

I use a group 31. I think it's 6 or 7 years old now. It is only charged by the gen set alternator.
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