Recent content by Chris Hansel

  1. Chris Hansel

    23.5 ballast tank water level

    Thanks Dennis!
  2. Chris Hansel

    23.5 ballast tank water level

    Hi, just purchased a Hunter 23.5. Read the owners manual, and it reads that there should be some type of measuring stick, but I can't find it in the boat. So my question is, when the tank is full I can't quite reach it with my figure, about two inches below, is that ok? The tank fills and drains...
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    Hi, As a new owner of a Hunter 23.5 I have a question. With the water ballast, how far from the...

    Hi, As a new owner of a Hunter 23.5 I have a question. With the water ballast, how far from the top of the air hole should the water come up to? With the Mac 26 you could touch it with your figure, but with the Hunter it appears to be about 2 inches below my figure. Owner manual states their is...
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    New owner of a Hunter 23.5

    New owner of a Hunter 23.5
  5. Chris Hansel

    Stepping the mast on a Mac 19

    Hi, I'm looking at several boats to replace my 26S. One of the considerations, as I'm up in age, is stepping the mast. I have seen people do it, but I was wondering how long and heavy is it? I know most boats have the mast raising system, but I have found them somewhat troublesome and rickety...