So. The floor hatches to the bilge.
I want to secure them. Currently they are just laying over the openings to the bilge.
I am interested in what others have done to secure the wood floor hatches down.
So how much loading do you think mast base turning blocks will experience?
Im trying to purchase blocks for my mast collar.
They will turn the halyards, and reefing lines to the cockpit.
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Heading out of annapolis a couple of
days ago and something came loose
inside my MD6A.
I am now getting repower quotes.
Everyone around here seems to sell Yanmar. I found one Beta guy.
What are the tips n tricks i should look out for?
Seems the motor mounting beds are slanted downward...
I need to get the side off of the port bunk. What is the best dissassembly method. I cant make sense of it off hand.
Tried to make a glue pedestal for my new depth transducer and some glue adhered my transduer cable to the floor. So now i need to scrape it off.
I went to use the hand pump to pump out my motor oil and it didn’t work.
When you pull up the handle, you do generate a vacuum suction for a short period. But nothing comes up?
Threaded stopper was out.
Stop cock fully unscrewed.
Motor warmed up a bit.
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Due to these crummy things costing almost $200 each, I have cut the solar cell compartment open and plan to put another solar cell in there. Has anyone else done this?
My question is what type of glue to use?
I want something that will pass maximum light and not haze up or fail due to...
I would like to change out my boom topping lift at this time.
Currently there is thin wire rope (1/8 in dia ?) spliced to normal line at the bottom.
What are people using now for this?
If I go to modern synthetic on this, will I need to still get a larger line spliced on?
my hatches are shredding up in weather. i had to make them with regular plywood due to being on a bicycle.
so i was shopping for marine plywood, when i came across a thread mentioning clear plastic (lexan) hatch covers.
has anyone tried this on a vega and how do you like it?
does the clear...