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Forum: Grand Banks 06-02-2021, 06:36 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By kernr
Check Valve

Good Morning guys -

You are all correct. I took some close in photos and got enough information to nail it down. It is a 3/4" 200 LB Check Valve made by STRATAFLO and it does have an arrow on it...
Forum: Grand Banks 06-01-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By kernr
HW Heater inlet

Hi everyone -

Has anyone seen this line up on a HW Tank inlet side. Gauge, then ball valve, and then what ?? All I can think is that it is a reducer but if that is the case wouldn't you want the...
Forum: Grand Banks 05-11-2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder Post

All -

So, the good news is that Teignbridge Company in the UK can make these bearings and the o-rings that go with them - not without a small fee - quote is attached. Since there is at least a 50...
Forum: Grand Banks 05-11-2021, 06:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder Post

All -

So this morning I heard back from Teignbridge Company in the UK - very rapid and pleasant response -see below:

"Hi Bob,

We think that the rudder drawing you’ve been supplied is...
Forum: Grand Banks 05-10-2021, 06:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder Posts

Firstbase & Contingensea -

You are both correct - Nazri has been my go to person at GB Malaysia and he has been very prompt in his responses. His last response to me regarding my rudder situation...
Forum: Grand Banks 05-03-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By kernr
Retention Device

All -

Decided to go ahead with a small amount of 3M 5200 under the retention device and in the four holes - since these holes are under water all the time when boat is in the water. All hooked...
Forum: Grand Banks 05-02-2021, 07:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder De4sign

All -

I have not heard back from GB Malaysia yet. I am assuming that one reason is the WE and the other reason is that the drawing and what I have shown from pictures do not match. It is...
Forum: Grand Banks 05-01-2021, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By kernr
Keysdisease - Thanks for the note. I really...

Keysdisease -

Thanks for the note. I really wanted to take the actuator off because one of the three screws holding it on had the head broken off and I needed to get it out to replace it. Do you...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-30-2021, 12:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
No Delrin Spacer

All -

As you can see from the top of the rudder post photo and the photo of the rudder to the hull - there is no space for a spacer on this post. One would need a shaft/post that is at least 1.5"...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-30-2021, 12:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By kernr
Retention Device Replacement

Good Afternoon -

I did get the retention device from Yamaha (who now handles the parts from Bennett Marine (They own them). It was about $100 for two retention devices including shipping. I need...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-29-2021, 10:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder Post

C lectric -

Thanks for the thoughts. I agree and this morning I sent off an email to GB Malaysia. They will probably not get back to me until early next week. I also asked them about the...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-29-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Steve1.0 & Soo-Valley - Thanks for the...

Steve1.0 & Soo-Valley -

Thanks for the responses. I have a good friend up here in the Newport, RI area with a early 2000's GB 46 and I asked him for his configuration and he has a zerk grease...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-29-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder Post

Cigatoo -

Thanks for the response. No there is no side to side movement of the rudder posts.
Forum: Grand Banks 04-28-2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder Packing

Good Morning all -

Well today I got a set of drawings from GB Malaysia concerning the rudders. They have been extremely helpful in providing meaningful information. Up to this point I have had...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-22-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By kernr
Rudder packing

Hi All -

Well I have learned a lot about our GB 47 EU over the past year. One item that I have not checked out though is our rudder posts. A couple of times last year at the higher speeds I...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-21-2021, 10:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By kernr
Broken Retention Bracket

Good Morning -

Ah it is a boat!! So while sanding one of the four retention brackets it broke in two. My guess is that the previous owners, or yards they used, were using a antifouling paint...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-16-2021, 06:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By kernr
Gunwale mat

All -

My bad - sorry to bother everyone with a frivolous question. When I first looked on line I didn't see much availability. But then I realized it was not a "rail mat" but it is called a...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-15-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By kernr
Welcome rail mat

All -

When we bought the boat it had a Welcome Mat over the rail where the Grand Banks Logo is written and it had the boat name on it. Where does one purchase a new one. It is weighted in the...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-14-2021, 12:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,988
Posted By kernr
Tool ID Verified

All -

Just heard back from our friends at Grand Banks - Malaysia with the following one liner:

"This is to DOG down the Aritex side door on the GB boat to ensure water tightness in heavy...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-13-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,988
Posted By kernr
Tool ID Solved

Hi All -

Today was a good day. Finished replacing the Aftercoolers on the two C9s and figured out the tool ID.

The tool is used to put a tight seal on the Starboard lower helm door. Basically...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-10-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,988
Posted By kernr
Tool Application

wkearney99 -

We meet again. Thanks for responding. I think of all the responses you may be on to something tangible. The Starboard door next to the lower helm has two fixtures on the inside...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-10-2021, 07:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,988
Posted By kernr
Tool

RT Firefly -

The minute I posted those photos I said to myself I should have laid a tape measure next to the tool. I would say the handle is about six inches long and the hex part of tool is...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-10-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,988
Posted By kernr
Tool ID

Good Morning everyone -

I need a little assistance from someone. I have come across a tool on this GB 47 that we purchased in Feb 2020. I keep looking at it trying to figure out its use. I have...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-10-2021, 07:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By kernr
Ready to paint

Good Morning all -

Well I finally got these Trim Tabs to a point that they are ready for painting. I also learned a, after talking to our friends in Grand Banks Malaysia that these tabs are: PN...
Forum: Grand Banks 04-02-2021, 08:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 930
Posted By kernr
Thread Damage

All -

Another project behind us and we'll keep an eye on this one through the 2021 season. The prop shaft expert came down and cleaned up the threads on the Port shaft. Then he put new SS washer...
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