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Forum: Power Systems 10-24-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By JohnP
Mine is 5" to the waterlift muffler--6" from...

Mine is 5" to the waterlift muffler--6" from there to transom.
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 10-22-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,683
Posted By JohnP
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Kestrel-Marine-Diesel-DC-...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Kestrel-Marine-Diesel-DC-Generator-12v-130-amp-Kubota-Engine-Excellent-Cond/323939627625? Saw this diesel 12volt genny on ebay--appears near new. If I did not have a 110v...
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,136
Posted By JohnP
EPIC Boat Save! Good Luck GodSpeed!

EPIC Boat Save! Good Luck GodSpeed!
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 10-19-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 553
Posted By JohnP
Congrats! My lottery dreamboat is a Kadey...

Congrats! My lottery dreamboat is a Kadey Krogen 44. They rarely come up in the used market. Right now there are 3 used 44s on the Kadey Krogen yachts brokerage site. All below your 750 price...
Forum: Californian 10-14-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,322
Posted By JohnP
Our Island Gypsy 36 Classic has a deep forefoot...

Our Island Gypsy 36 Classic has a deep forefoot and long full deep keel. She is well behaved and comfortable, but still has a reasonable turn of speed if needed.
Forum: Californian 10-14-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,322
Posted By JohnP
Island Gypsy installed trim tabs on our 1996 36'...

Island Gypsy installed trim tabs on our 1996 36' Classic trawler. We normally cruise at 7.5 knots but with the help of a pair of 210hp 6bts we can also do 14knots. Fuel burn? I don't know, rarely...
Forum: General Discussion 10-03-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 27,468
Posted By JohnP
Here is our favorite crew member. Pixie our 6...

Here is our favorite crew member. Pixie our 6 year old Shih Tzu!:smitten:
Forum: General Maintenance 09-22-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 616
Posted By JohnP
Good for you! This is a logical approach to...

Good for you! This is a logical approach to preventing future problems. Hope you take lots of pictures and document your project on TT. Who knows when you are done with the second tank you might be...
Forum: Welcome Mat 09-19-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By JohnP
Checked it out on Yachtworld. Only 1995 IG 40...

Checked it out on Yachtworld. Only 1995 IG 40 Classic. Sale Pending. If this is your boat it is very interesting. The added 4 feet over our boat gives you lots of extra elbow room and storage. ...
Forum: Welcome Mat 09-18-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By JohnP
Welcome. We really enjoy our 36IG. Is yours a...

Welcome. We really enjoy our 36IG. Is yours a tri cabin, or sundeck, or a sedan model?

Great boats I am sure you will have Fun!

John and Miri
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,645
Posted By JohnP
I like this approach--will have to try it--idle...

I like this approach--will have to try it--idle speed zones are tough on our boat we are not traveling slow enough even at 1000 rpms.
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,351
Posted By JohnP
https://www.ebay.com/itm/1980-Grand-Banks-42-Class...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1980-Grand-Banks-42-Classic-Used/123801694142?hash=item1cd327efbe:g:w~8AAOSwk8xdAv~4 Buy a trawler like this---You will never regret having a glass hull--And you will have...
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2019, 06:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By JohnP
A couple years ago New Jersey slapped a 35cent...

A couple years ago New Jersey slapped a 35cent per gallon tax on gas to fix the roads. Somehow it has been applied to Marine fuel. Now they are considering raising it--The roads still Suck. I really...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,554
Posted By JohnP
Wow, Interesting thread! My wife will cruise we...

Wow, Interesting thread! My wife will cruise we me on our boat for a month or even six weeks. Then she needs a break and likes to return to the house to recoup. With the boat traveling South for...
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,155
Posted By JohnP
Also Tulas endless Summer. Now on a sailing cat...

Also Tulas endless Summer. Now on a sailing cat earlier episodes were on a 34 Marine Trader. Billy and Sierra. Great stuff
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,155
Posted By JohnP
Check out Merimaid Monster,, young couple on 55...

Check out Merimaid Monster,, young couple on 55 Nordhavn. Two small kids, having a blast👍
Forum: General Discussion 05-13-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By JohnP
Dec 9 2012 Don Miller the founder of Marine...

Dec 9 2012 Don Miller the founder of Marine Trader passed away effectively ending the business. I know they were selling some leftovers in around 2010. Any more were by order only. Once they...
Forum: General Maintenance 05-12-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,310
Posted By JohnP
Heres the easy way out--I did it with my Dyer...

Heres the easy way out--I did it with my Dyer sailing dinghy and it had a mirror like reflection. Lasted about 6 months. Power wash or otherwise clean it completely. Apply 3 coats of Zeb floor...
Forum: General Discussion 05-06-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,789
Posted By JohnP
Good point! Hope some marine genny manufactures...

Good point! Hope some marine genny manufactures catch on!
Forum: General Discussion 04-21-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,757
Posted By JohnP
They might call it coming to the dark side, but...

They might call it coming to the dark side, but have you been in the main cabin of the average sailboat? That is what won us over, large bright windows with endless beautiful views. Another big plus...
Forum: Welcome Mat 04-21-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,334
Posted By JohnP
WELCOME! I could not agree more!

WELCOME! I could not agree more!
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 04-21-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By JohnP
Nice Job-- Captures the simple beauty of an ICW...

Nice Job-- Captures the simple beauty of an ICW passage! Kudos.
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 8,040
Posted By JohnP
I Agree !

I Agree !
Forum: Liveaboards 04-18-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 9,023
Posted By JohnP
There is no right answer for this question. Some...

There is no right answer for this question. Some people like to be debt free others have a large stable income stream that can handle the high payments, ownership expenses, and nose bleed...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 04-10-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By JohnP
The foot switch on our Muir has a little drain...

The foot switch on our Muir has a little drain hole dead center on the bottom side under the deck. Someone reinstalled our up switch with the drain hole off center, so moisture corroded the...
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