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Forum: General Maintenance 02-14-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By boating rich
Seems like an interesting option. I searched...

Seems like an interesting option. I searched YouTube once again and found the normal ton of fishing boats, but found one with a wrap below the waterline which they say is a five year antifouling...
Forum: General Maintenance 02-14-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By boating rich
Wrapping - the process not the music

Hi Folks. Does anyone have experience with wraps above the waterline? I have seen people doing go fast boats which are trailered, but canít find any good or bad results with larger boats that live...
Forum: General Maintenance 12-25-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,504
Posted By boating rich
I keep hearing about varnish over epoxy and I...

I keep hearing about varnish over epoxy and I have been experimenting with my dining table. What fails in the system over time or is the epoxy forever with the varnish as the wear surface?
Forum: Cruising and Events - East Coast 10-08-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 760
Posted By boating rich
That folks. That is very helpful.

That folks. That is very helpful.
Forum: Other Trawler Systems 10-07-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 900
Posted By boating rich
Not a bad idea. We have installed some very small...

Not a bad idea. We have installed some very small ones in our apartments that fit in a 16 inch wall cavity. They are 110 volt. My only concern would be the marine environment. Last I checked they are...
Forum: Cruising and Events - East Coast 10-07-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 760
Posted By boating rich
ICW-Georgetown to New Bern post Florence

Hi Folks. We are heading the opposite direction (south to north) in the next two weeks on the ICW and trying to figure out how good or bad the ICW is for fuel, navigation and debris. Has anyone gone...
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 10-06-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,716
Posted By boating rich
That answers my question. Thanks. That looks...

That answers my question. Thanks. That looks great.
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 10-05-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,716
Posted By boating rich
I was wondering the same question of what is left...

I was wondering the same question of what is left as roof once the flybridge is removed. Is there generally a glassed roof under the fly bridge which contains the head liner. Can’t see the factory...
Forum: General Maintenance 10-05-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,935
Posted By boating rich
I am coming to the same conclusion that it maybe...

I am coming to the same conclusion that it maybe easier to do myself. I have done a ton of varnishing toe rails over the years and it seems to be the same prep, tape, apply skill sets.
Forum: General Maintenance 10-05-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,935
Posted By boating rich
That is where I am given that the gelcoat is so...

That is where I am given that the gelcoat is so thin in several places where the non skid was worn away from where I am guessing the PO had there dingy resting for transits. I have been looking at...
Forum: General Maintenance 10-04-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,935
Posted By boating rich
Has any one tried Soft Sand for the “remove the...

Has any one tried Soft Sand for the “remove the prior non skid and paint, add soft sand, then paint” method?
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 09-20-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,716
Posted By boating rich
I was thinking the same since many new boats lack...

I was thinking the same since many new boats lack the fly bridges but have both options. How hard are they to remove? Would you have a new roof constructed?
Forum: General Maintenance 09-02-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 256
Posted By boating rich
2001 Sabreline 34 and gel coat issues

I am currently going through the inspection process on a 2001 Sabreline 34 sedan and it has spent its life in Florida. From what I understand many of the US build boats of this period had a gel coat...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 08-19-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,499
Posted By boating rich
I always see people reference this book which I...

I always see people reference this book which I agree is a wealth of knowledge. I have a copy from twenty years ago. Has it been updated and is it worthwhile getting a new copy?
Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,056
Posted By boating rich
Good point that your cell phones can just stay...

Good point that your cell phones can just stay inside once the call is started so you are really just risking $30 headsets.
Forum: General Discussion 08-18-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,056
Posted By boating rich
What is wrong with just calling each other within...

What is wrong with just calling each other within the us? We are both sporting $800 smart phones which Bluetooth to nice headsets $30 which seems like a cost effective plan. I can’t pry my wife’s...
Forum: Liveaboards 08-18-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,930
Posted By boating rich
I lived aboard for five years and one of the good...

I lived aboard for five years and one of the good things is that you have to keep making sure you leave the dock and that you don’t keep bringing more onboard. I got in the habit of throwing a...
Forum: DeFever 08-17-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,347
Posted By boating rich
Great discussion and I have learned a lot . I...

Great discussion and I have learned a lot . I have the same sailing background and goals for a Sabreline 34 sedan that we are surveying out of Key Biscayne. Our first survey try resulted in the boat...
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