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Forum: Marlow - Mainship 09-13-2022, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 273
Posted By porman
Most of the pumpout facilities I frequent are...

Most of the pumpout facilities I frequent are do-it-yourself and the rubber adapters are in poor shape or just missing. Using the screw in adapter means I don't have to struggle to maintain a vacuum....
Forum: General Discussion 09-08-2022, 01:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 949
Posted By porman
Well thanks guys. I replumbed my system three...

Well thanks guys. I replumbed my system three years ago with Trident 101 because it was recommended here.
Forum: General Maintenance 09-04-2022, 10:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 537
Posted By porman
8D replacement

Replacing 8D batteries with a LifeSling pulley. Sorry about the sideways pictures.
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 09-04-2022, 12:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By porman
Comodave, the inverter is an old 2003 model and...

Comodave, the inverter is an old 2003 model and almost fills up the 17 by 19 inch opening. There is no door, the opening is wide open. As it turns out, I just found out the charger side is...
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 09-03-2022, 11:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By porman
Sorry, the only icemaker on mine is the...

Sorry, the only icemaker on mine is the refrigerator.
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 08-26-2022, 05:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By porman
battery, inverter, switch pictures

Here are pictures of the three batteries between the engines, the covers over the batteries, the inverter location, and the inverter and bow thruster switches. Let me know if you have any questions.
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 08-25-2022, 11:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By porman
Our boat is also an aft cabin, two stateroom. If...

Our boat is also an aft cabin, two stateroom. If you go down the steps from the galley towards the engine room the inverter is in the opening to your right. Keep going through the engine room door...
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 08-22-2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By porman
Is the boat a sedan or an aft cabin? Two or three...

Is the boat a sedan or an aft cabin? Two or three staterooms?
Forum: General Discussion 08-17-2022, 09:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,888
Posted By porman
I believe RedRascal was asking about rapids in...

I believe RedRascal was asking about rapids in general, not this particular rapid.
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2022, 10:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 989
Posted By porman
Greetings. I'm sure our 2003 430 has moisture in...

Greetings. I'm sure our 2003 430 has moisture in the swim step, but there are no soft spots so I'm not worried about it. Ours has Yanmar engines, but I'm happy to answer any other questions you might...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 08-03-2022, 12:07 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 11,897
Posted By porman
I bet SB was a great place to grow up in the...

I bet SB was a great place to grow up in the 60's. I lived there from 1974 to 1987. Sailed my catamaran off Leadbetter beach.
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 08-03-2022, 01:05 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 11,897
Posted By porman
I won't believe you until I see a picture of...

I won't believe you until I see a picture of Stearns wharf.
Forum: Liveaboards 07-31-2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,230
Posted By porman
Our boat has two holding tanks. I went with the...

Our boat has two holding tanks. I went with the SCAD system for measuring how full they are, removed the old floating level senders, and put caps on the old openings. I recently stuck a spray nozzle...
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,175
Posted By porman
I suggest you get the book Local Knowledge by...

I suggest you get the book Local Knowledge by Kevin Monahan. It has very useful information about transiting all the rapids in Canada. I see you're in Seattle. Send me a PM if you want to talk about...
Forum: General Maintenance 07-19-2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 462
Posted By porman
I just cleaned our Sunbrella and had some dark...

I just cleaned our Sunbrella and had some dark spots on the white zipper fabric. Some dirt and some mildew. I used the Sunbrella formula of 1 cup bleach, 1/4 cup liquid detergent (Tide), and 1 gallon...
Forum: Power Systems 07-12-2022, 11:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By porman
That's the procedure I use on my secondary...

That's the procedure I use on my secondary filters. I pump the primer until I can hear fuel returning back to the tank.
Forum: General Maintenance 07-12-2022, 11:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By porman
On our boat I had to remove the intercooler to...

On our boat I had to remove the intercooler to get at the oil cooler. Our boat has two engines. A single engine boat might have more room.
Forum: Welcome Mat 07-10-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By porman
Welcome aboard.

Welcome aboard.
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 07-07-2022, 10:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,135
Posted By porman
The water heater in our 430 says 220 volts on the...

The water heater in our 430 says 220 volts on the label, but is wired for only 120 volts. I assume it's wired that way so there is hot water when the only available shore power is 30 amp 120 volts....
Forum: Marinas, Anchorage, Harbors, Slips and Storage 06-23-2022, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,121
Posted By porman
Interesting question. Our boat is 48 feet...

Interesting question. Our boat is 48 feet overall, but the waterline length is 41 feet. Several years ago at the Seattle Boat Show I asked the people at the state parks booth about buoys. One of them...
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 06-17-2022, 11:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,400
Posted By porman
Our Mainship has two cabin light breakers on the...

Our Mainship has two cabin light breakers on the AC side of the electrical panel and two cabin light breakers on the DC side. The AC side handles about 2/3rds of the interior lights and the DC side...
Forum: Harbor Chat 06-13-2022, 09:26 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,062
Posted By porman
My customers always asked me what Porsche I...

My customers always asked me what Porsche I owned. I told them I owned a boat. Most of them understood.
Forum: General Discussion 06-04-2022, 01:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,089
Posted By porman
Our boat was sold new in Seattle but was built on...

Our boat was sold new in Seattle but was built on the East coast, so of course it has 3 reverse cycle A/C units. The only time the A/C gets used is when the temperature hits 90 deg, which isn't that...
Forum: Marlow - Mainship 06-02-2022, 11:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,934
Posted By porman
The center windshield on our 430 had probably...

The center windshield on our 430 had probably never been opened it's entire life. It appeared to be totally stuck. With some gentile pushing and prying it finally opened. I expected the seals to be...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 05-31-2022, 07:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,227
Posted By porman
Do you have an inverter? If you do then the...

Do you have an inverter? If you do then the inverter load neutrals have to be on a separate buss. And that might not be the only problem. Lots of discussion on TF about this.
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