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Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2021, 08:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,388
Posted By PennBruce
Freezer

The largest refrigerator that I can fit into my galley is approximately 4.5 cu ft. The freezer in a refrigerator of this size is minuscule.

I am considering using a drawer freezer installed...
Forum: Liveaboards 09-22-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,866
Posted By PennBruce
Progressive had no issue adding my under 50k boat...

Progressive had no issue adding my under 50k boat to my policies.

Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2021, 11:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By PennBruce
Bauer 10 Dinghy

The Bauer seems to be a popular choice for a dinghy either for rowing or sailing. I acquired a used one (they are no longer being built).

I found very little technical information available on...
Forum: Ocean Alexander 08-17-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By PennBruce
Bubble app Bruce

Bubble app

Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 08-17-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,773
Posted By PennBruce
The things you find when you're reading this...

The things you find when you're reading this forum. I have never heard of a "bus heater".

Why do you have a diesel heater as well as a "bus heater"? What are you using for your diesel heater...
Forum: Power Systems 08-04-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 687
Posted By PennBruce
Hi, Did you ever install a Sideshift bow...

Hi,

Did you ever install a Sideshift bow thruster?

The Exturn is not for me as it extends the draft.

Bruce
Forum: Welcome Mat 07-10-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 299
Posted By PennBruce
Welcome, Bruce

Welcome,

Bruce
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 06-30-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,599
Posted By PennBruce
Forget the resistance heating element and...

Forget the resistance heating element and purchase a heat pump.

You do realize that in severe weather you will get water in through the unit. The drains in an RV unit are not designed to handle...
Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,309
Posted By PennBruce
Hi, Welcome, what year is your trawler? ...

Hi,

Welcome, what year is your trawler?

Fergus Ontario?

Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 06-02-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,399
Posted By PennBruce
Here it is right side up: 118213 ...

Here it is right side up:

118213


Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 06-02-2021, 06:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,399
Posted By PennBruce
I am also looking at those brackets. How about a...

I am also looking at those brackets. How about a picture of your installation?

Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By PennBruce
Depth Transducers

The trawler that I am refurbishing is the first large motor vessel that I've owned. The last boat was a 34' Vineyard Vixen and that was about twenty five years ago.

I am completely outdated with...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,399
Posted By PennBruce
Here's a bracket that can be bolted to your...

Here's a bracket that can be bolted to your transom/swim platform. Its's available for 5, 10 and 20 lb. tanks. They're designed for steel tanks so rusting is a maintenance issue.
...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,399
Posted By PennBruce
Nice solution, Bruce

Nice solution,

Bruce
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 05-23-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,689
Posted By PennBruce
NiMi, thanks for posting the trouble shooting...

NiMi, thanks for posting the trouble shooting guide. I am having a similar issue with a Vetus thruster.

Did you check the fuse link just below the shut off switch?

Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2021, 10:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,309
Posted By PennBruce
I would think that replacing the fuel tanks with...

I would think that replacing the fuel tanks with dual engines would require pulling the engines. It looks like with a single you might be able to remove the tanks with the engine in place. I hope...
Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,309
Posted By PennBruce
No bath tub in the aft head. I would like to see...

No bath tub in the aft head. I would like to see a picture of your tiny tub.

My engine is a Lehman 2715E.

Thanks for the suggested pronunciation.

Bruce
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,309
Posted By PennBruce
Ta Chiao Trawler

Hi,

I am still puzzled as to why I acquired a trawler whose manufacturer's name I can't pronounce.

Apparently, Ta Chiao mostly manufactured sailing vessels. i have't found much on their...
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