I have front door opening on my ref on my 2007 H-36 and we do cruise here in Florida
for 3 weeks anchored mostly and so got Engel portable and also got a Edge Star portable much less $$$ than the Engel and they both use very low battery power.
I do have 4-6 volt batteries and 2 solar panels...
I never did want Davits on my 2007 H-36 but after trying all ways to carry my dinghy and watching many club members having Davits and we anchor out a lot so I installed Ocean Davits and now love them and make our life so easy when sailing up and down SW Florida.
I do leave my 8 hp outboard on my...
You could drain the oil when ever hauling as for new bottom paint and check for water
and helped a friend do this recently with other unit.
We drained the oil and refilled with new and at same time check for metal bits or water.
I stayed there a few nights this past fall and very protected in most slips and went in there because wind was forecasted to be very high wind and while tied up in slip we were not
rocking and rolling and did stay in there at the city mooring balls and when wind I think out of north was very bad...
I had same problem on my 2007 H-36 /3YM30 and my inlet sea water hose had a bend
to go on sea water pump and the hose seemed to restrict water flow so got a new hose but
one size kind of small and next size too big.
The bend at the end going on pump was very hard to do so got longer hose and...
Yes I went with the Racor 500 many years ago and yes they are pricey but they are so easy to change and the filter is so much cheaper and they work great and over a few years the high cost is not so bad and you will not be sorry and so happy you did the 500.
I have same setup and need to take it off and go to glass store for new mirror and check
around not all charge same and ask them what to use.
Don’t remember but used special glue and forget what material and check different glass store
for prices and I got up and down $$$.
Most macerator pumps are chopping up and it is a down ward pumping out maybe
not made to pump up ward and you are dealing with some messy smelly stuff so be careful.
Is there some place else to pump out like a pump out boat like we have here in Punta Gorda
or go to a marina who has a better...
Yes clean very fine sand paper also in between the 2 collars put very fine sand paper in between and rotate the shaft with sand paper in between and think they tell you on PYI website how to do this and than check to see if you need to compress 1/2 inch.
I have done this a few times the cleaning...
Just a Warning when changing the oil and filter, a friend just changed the oil & filter on
a trawler very big diesel and after putting on filter and adding oil let it run and went in house
for something and came back out with alarm blasting low oil pressure and find out all or most
of the oil...
I just look up price of your Racegeek D10 Holly Molly
I race and have my Raymarine C-80 and Ipad with Navionics at helm eye level and my
Depth & Knot speed forward and sorry even Raymarine has something that gets mounted on mast and think it’s $500;maybe more and RaceGeek around $1400.
Most sailors use ablative because they are afraid of build up over the years and hard bottom would be much better for our water in harbor.
Takes me 5 minutes to get out into harbor and so I get a lot of water movement at my dock
and our harbor is a mix of the gulf and the peace river.