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    Is this too close? Alternator Mounting...

    I've just installed the Balmar Serpentine kit.... And the belt they provided kinda had me put the alternator out quite a bit further. You can see I moved to a new hole in the alternator and its a good bit further out. Partially I'm quite happy about this extra reach as it gets the...
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    1989 M25XP PCV Question

    So my boat has previously had the PCV run directly into the intake I can tell because there was a ton of oil in the original air cleaner that I replaced with a K&N. I didn't know why it was covered in oil at the time but I tried to clean that up and I put on the K&N. So anyway then the owners...
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    Sanity check before I tune my rig...

    So I've got a new to me 1989 Newport 33. I've got Brion Toss' tuning explanation DVDs which I've watched and part of what I'm using as a starting point is his mention of bringing the lowers to 10-12% of load rating and uppers to 15-20% of their rating. He explains why based on stretch and...
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    T connection in raw water inlet?

    So I'm newer to my 1989 Newport 33 and I've been slowly working my way through the maintenance tasks. Last time I was making a small adjustment to my packing nut I ended up bumping a small ball valve in a hose that was coiled up near my hot water heater. When I later started the engine I...
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    What is this thing?

    I recently bought a 1986 C22. I've only sailed a handfull of times with friends so I'm really new.. But I've been having fun fixing all sorts of stuff one thing at a time. I can't launch her until next spring so I have a lot of time to get things just how I want before the sailing season...