There are a couple of ways to search the forum and depending on how much info you need you can choose the forums
search tool - simple and fast, or the google
method (more work and better results).
The Forums search tool
found on the upper blue nav bar is fairly easy to use and really quick. Our search tool searches for key words and you have a choice to search for threads or posts. Consider using the advanced search function to narrow down your choices. You must be logged into the forums to use the search tool.
Search using Google's search tool
for a more accurate result.
You can search only this forum using google. To do this, open a google search window in your browser and key in your search parameters, leave a space and then type site:www.cruisersforum.com
Example: If you want to find info about lewmar windlass your search would look like this:
lewmar windlass site:www.cruisersforum.com
Don't forget to hit enter.