The friendliest place on the web for anyone who enjoys boating.
If you have answers, please help by responding to the unanswered posts.
S

Latest activity Postings About

    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Steering line leaking.
      There should be a pressure relief valve somewhere. Some are built into the helm pumps. They bleed pressure from one side to the other
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Interesting boats.
      Constant has lived in Skyline in Anacortes for as long as I can remember. Always thought it was very cool...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Steering line leaking.
      There have been a couple of mentions of an olive, which is also called a ferrule, these are used in compression fittings. The working...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Steering line leaking.
      I guess the theory on using teflon tape is that it's just on the threads and not on the flare or the sealing surfaces and it's just...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread N/A vs forced induction.
      I have to think that these days the vast majority of diesels out there are turbo'd and go many thousands of hours without a lot of...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread McMaster-Carr.
      and they sell G-10
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Pitted, rusting fuel tank.
      Maybe it was strapped down with steel straps. Whatever it was it got water under it and started corroding. Keep everything dry and it...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Pitted, rusting fuel tank.
      Looking at the weld in the corner of the pic that sure looks like aluminum. Are you sure it's even steel? Take a magnet to it. Maybe...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Seapiper 35.
      Saw the Seapiper 35 that's now built by Northern Marine today at the Anacortes Trawlerfest, I think it's their hull #1. I liked the...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Is Autopilot Necessary In PNW?.
      Has anyone mentioned that helming at trawler speed is just really boring and that having an AP allows you to other things to help break...
    • S
      I watched the video and though, damn, now there is really no good reason not to use LiFePO. Hard to figure why an insurance company...
    • S
      Awlcraft is spray only, no roll or brush. Use Awlgrip if you want to roll or brush
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Steadying sail design/rigging?.
      I'd wonder if the result would be worth he effort. Using a sail to reduce roll under way only works in some conditions, likely a...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread Balsa Core Sealant.
      A hole that big is easy. Cut back the core a 1/4" or so, with that big a hole you can just reach in with a razor knife and cut away at...
    • S
      sean9c replied to the thread "Batwing" stabilisator.
      Interesting article. So how do you figure out what shape your fins would be and how big and where on the hull they're mounted? Is the...
  • Loading…
  • Loading…
Back
Top Bottom