Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 07-09-2017, 15:20   #16
Registered User

Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Port Douglas Australia
Boat: Catalina 42Mk2
Posts: 12
Re: Cape Horn water maker Installation

Hi Tellie, I get your point, however that's $13,500 Australian dollars, which are currently equivalent to 80 US cents. So that price is equivalent to $US 10,800 which is still very expensive. Yes, you are right. We could make a holiday out of it and have change left over. Take care with Irma!
__________________

__________________
meshugah is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2017, 15:28   #17
Sponsoring Vendor
 
Tellie's Avatar

Community Sponsor

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Hollywood, Fl.
Boat: FP Athena 38' Poerava
Posts: 3,011
Re: Cape Horn water maker Installation

Thanks, we're batten down pretty good at the homefront. Helping neighbors and securing boats is the days order but, enough beer is in the spare fridge so we're ready for anything. Living here all my life I've been through a lot of hurricanes before, but this one is extra special. If there is anything I can help you with when it comes to a Spectra, don't hesitate to let me know.


Best Regards
J.T. (aka Tellie)
(954) 515-7077
HaldenMarineService@yahoo.com
Tellie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 14-09-2017, 03:33   #18
Registered User
 
katsumi's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Sydney,NSW, Australia
Boat: Lagoon 400
Posts: 153
Re: Cape Horn water maker Installation

Hi Gary
Good to hear from you, we were up in Port Douglas on the weekend, first time in nearly 4 years. As to our decision regarding the Cape Horn, we always set out to have 12 vdc system powered by the solar array lithium batteries etc.
So I was after something efficient, and according to most people I know who have them, they are usually happy with the performance. I did pick this one up secondhand, it is 3 years old and I am still installing it, I expect I will have to throw a bunch of money at it to get it working, but I remain optimistic.I am sure I will have some more questions here as I go through the installation stage.
__________________

__________________
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
- James Dean -
katsumi is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
installation, water

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cape Horn / Cape of Good Hope Macopa Other 14 24-08-2017 20:21
Water Maker Installation gkunkle999 Construction, Maintenance & Refit 5 29-12-2015 10:17
Water maker installation on a Beneteau 49 KeithJ Monohull Sailboats 8 01-02-2015 00:51
Who Rounded Cape Horn on January 23? Frank Wilson Meets & Greets 4 13-02-2006 19:02


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 20:32.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.