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Forum: Power Systems 07-10-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,888
Posted By Hobbit
FYI We have a 57' aluminum trawler thats 92,000...

FYI
We have a 57' aluminum trawler thats 92,000 lbs, single 215 hp Cat diesel, Naiad stabilizers and burns 4 US gals/hr at 7.7 kts. Single diesels offer better prop protection and a lot less...
Forum: General Discussion 05-07-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,172
Posted By Hobbit
We use to own a 50' canoe stern wooden boat that...

We use to own a 50' canoe stern wooden boat that came with batwings as they are called. They were plates 1/2" thick that were on struts bolted straight out from the bottom of the keel. They worked...
Forum: Other Trawler Systems 04-26-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,872
Posted By Hobbit
I had the same problem on our Asko washer. Worked...

I had the same problem on our Asko washer. Worked fine when on generator but not while plugged into shore power. Found the problem was that the shore power was only around 100 to 110 volts and would...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 02-05-2021, 07:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,971
Posted By Hobbit
Hi I have run both TZ and Rose Point Coastal...

Hi I have run both TZ and Rose Point Coastal Navigator on 2 different boats the TZ is very complicated and probably beyond what most people would ever need for coastal cruising. Rose Point is a lot...
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 01-05-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,536
Posted By Hobbit
Our insurance went up another 10% or 400.00 after...

Our insurance went up another 10% or 400.00 after an increase of 90% or almost double last year. 4242.00 with Agreed value 377,000.00 and 1% deductable same coverage and no claims ever in 40 plus...
Forum: General Maintenance 12-26-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,296
Posted By Hobbit
We have a 57' aluminum yacht built in 1968 that...

We have a 57' aluminum yacht built in 1968 that has been epoxy barrier coated below the waterline and is still in excellent condition...no corrosion issues. we have owned for 9 years now topsides...
Forum: Classifieds Archive - Closed To New Posts 06-02-2020, 12:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By Hobbit
New RO membrane

That is just the membrane. Not the pressure tube.
Forum: Classifieds Archive - Closed To New Posts 05-06-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By Hobbit
Water maker membrane

Brand new never been used. RO membrane for watermaker. Never been opened. Model 2540 500 gpd 2.5" x 40". 500 gal/day. 100.00 cost over 600.00 cdn. plus taxes
Forum: Welcome Mat 05-05-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,664
Posted By Hobbit
Hello from west coast of Canada.

Nice to here from different parts of the world. I have been to Italy a few times and its one of my favourites, really enjoy the life and culture...though things have changed dramatically. Mostly...
Forum: Classifieds Archive - Closed To New Posts 01-11-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,354
Posted By Hobbit
Hobbit for sale

https://www.boatdealers.ca/boats-for-sale/392979/palmer-johnson-custom-trawler-ladysmith-british-columbia
Forum: Classifieds Archive - Closed To New Posts 11-23-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,354
Posted By Hobbit
Check out the "Hobbit" for sale....57' listed...

Check out the "Hobbit" for sale....57' listed with Arbutus Pacific boat sales in Ladysmith B.C.
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 07-01-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Hobbit
Thanks for the tip. I have done some adjustments...

Thanks for the tip. I have done some adjustments there...it needs some more. It turns to starboard a lot faster than to port when it reaches a waypoint. The compass deviation is probably not...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 06-30-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Hobbit
Robertson versus ComNav autopilots

I currently have an older AP-45 robertson autopilot with 1 lower control station and want to add a second upper station. Its 19 years old but runs good....wanders a bit more than my old ComNav did on...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 06-30-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 580
Posted By Hobbit
Robertson autopilot

I'm looking for an older Robertson AP-45 autopilot control screen to buy. I want to use it for my upper control station. From my limited knowledge this model is no longer available and the newer ones...
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