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  1. Ken13559

    Bimini...what does it refer to?

    I've a question. When one says Bimini, does it refer to the Sunbrella material that provides shade or the Tube Frame or both?
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    Lost another KiwiProp blade last weekend

    I have been using KiwiProp for many years. Love it. Just about 3 years ago, after a haul-out job, motored to a marine 8hrs away nd lost a blade. A dowel pin probably came off & the blade flew. No biggie, just dive in and fit a new blade (with new design screw type dowel pin). Fast forward to 3...
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    Silly questions on engine mount

    Qn.1 Both starboard engine mount has rust on the base plates and the rubber at plate is lifted. The supporting rubber are still ok as far as I can tell. Port side are good and no rust. Question is can I just change 1 or both of starboard sides (condition depending) instead of all 4 pieces...
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    Antifoul prop while boat in water

    I coat Propshield on prop & shaft whenever boat is in yard for antifouling job. Naturally, it doesn't last than 2 months of use. I'm thinking of coating the Propshield wax underwater. Using a sponge (dish washing kind) rub Propshield wax on the prop & shaft. Will it work? Ken Y
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    Stock h326 cabin cushion covers

    It's been >>10years since I last cleaned the stock h326 cabin cushion covers. I don't remember if I could wash it in a washing machine or do hand wash or to send to a Dry Cleaner. Is it possible some material would shrink when washed with water? Any advise? Ken Y
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    Any drop-in replacement for the new Marinco 4" Solar Vent?

    I just fitted a new (but kept in box for a year) 4" Marinco Day-Night Solar Vent to replace a ~10 year old Nicro solar vent. My new Marinco fan is working intermittently even under bright midday sun. I'm still checking to see if it is motor or battery issue. The LED Light is works just fine. I...
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    2002 Hunter h326 forestay size

    My H326 manual state the forestay is 6mm. I when up mast to measure but found no expose forestay wire. It's covered by the Selden Furlex extrusion. So can anyone tell me if I could assume the manual is correct? I'm looking at a new set of Furlex 100S and need to advise forestay size. Thank you...
  8. Ken13559

    2002 H326 forestay size

    My H326 manual state the forestay is 6mm. I when up mast to measure but found no expose forestay wire. It's covered by the Selden Furlex extrusion. So can anyone tell me if I could assume the manual is correct? I'm looking at a new set of Furlex 100S and need to advise forestay size. Thank you...
  9. Ken13559

    LP pump on Yanmar 2GM20F

    I suspect my Yanmar 2GM20F LP pump is not delivering to the secondary filter. Can I dismantle it from engine just by removing the 2 banjo fuel lines and 2 bolts that secure pump body to engine? I suppose I don't need to turn crank shaft to s particular position first? Ken Y
  10. Ken13559

    SS U-Mixing elbow

    I've uses the HDI SS U-Mixing elbow for last 3 good years. Each year I remove and check, no fouling. Just last year I noted some rust stain. Didn't think much about it and clean it. This year I noted more stain and closer, it looks like chloride stress corrosion. Small putting and crack lines...
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    Banjo bolts

    I snap off the banjo bolt from my Yanmar 2GM30F when tightening. I tried not to buy the replacement bolt from an authorized Yanmar dealer as he charges handling fees, which is over-the-top. The bolt is M8x20mm. Anyone knows which online store I could try? Thanks. Ken Y
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    PVC Dinghy repair

    I'm doing repairs to my pvc dinghy where the transom meet the Tubes, at bottom corners. Question is do I stick the patches with the Tubes inflated or not inflated? Ken Y
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    Selden Furlex 100S parts

    Hi All, I broke my Tack Ring for Selden Furlex 100S. Would appreciate if someone could advise an English website that sells this item. Or perhaps Hunterowners Store has this item? Selden 100S Tack Ring p/n: 539-355. Ken Y
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    Steel wire Riggings for H326

    Dave G, Do Hunter Store sells set of Steel wires Riggings (actual design lengths for V1, V2, D1, D2, D3, RD1, RD2) for H326 complete with end fittings? Ken Y
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    Raymarine ST40 and i40

    Hello, I've separate ST40 for Depth and Speed over Water Displays. Can I replace both with the newer i40 Depth and Speed Displays but retain use of existing sensors from the old ST40? Ken Y
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    Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta

    Hello All, I've been participating in this RMSIR regatta for last 10 years. It runs along Straits of Malacca, from Port Klang to Penang to Langkawi. Here's the video taken by my crew. Its posted on YouTube. Go check it out. I'm the chap in blue long sleeve tee with a buff(face cover). Ken...
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    Furex 100S Flange half

    Hello all, I'm looking for the "flange half" for Selden Furled 100S. Total 4 halves in all as top and bottom drum covers. Any idea where I could buy online? Thanks in advance. Ken You
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    Raymarine ST40 Depth

    Hi, if my Raymarine ST40 Depth transducer is faulty, can I cut old wire and splice new on to it? It's a pain to run new cables thru crooks&canny. Will it work or is Depth transducer are so calibrated that extra cable length can be a problem? Ken Y
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    No access to WM

    Hello, I've no access to West Marine website. Looks like Singapore is blocked. Could someone help check WM for Weems & Plath SOS Distress Lights price and let me know? I've a friend going back for Xmas holiday and he can pick up this item for me. So I like to know price before he flies off...
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    Rope Cutters

    Skippers, what do you think of prop shaft rope cutters? Came across a simple UK made (~US$80) rope cutter. Is it worth fitting? What do you think? https://www.ebay.com.sg/itm/MARINE-ROPE-CUTTER-PROPELLER-SHAFT-STERN-GEAR-CRUISER-YACHT-NARROW-BOAT-SIZE-1/264440524628 Ken Y