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Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 27-12-2019, 07:36
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Posted By jim767
Catamaran Dock space for 2020 Hurricane Season

53' x 30'dock at Little River Marina will be available May 2020 through December at Lightkeepers Marina, Little River, SC. (I will be keeping my 47' Leapord in the Caribbean this season)

A perfect...
Forum: Our Community 14-09-2015, 17:43
Replies: 21
Views: 2,590
Posted By jim767
Lightning strike

A catamaran I am in the process of buy was hit by lightning last night. Several items have been identified as inop. My position is ALL electronics should be replaced along with associated wiring.
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Forum: Monohull Sailboats 28-10-2014, 04:43
Replies: 45
Views: 15,336
Posted By jim767
Re: Skookum 53

Just a quick update on the Aysha Nour. We made another successful passage from Little River, SC to Fajardo, PR in Dec 2013. The trip took 11 days and was conducted mostly under sail, nice ride.
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Forum: Monohull Sailboats 07-11-2013, 07:39
Replies: 31
Views: 3,481
Posted By jim767
Re: turned down for insurance

Contact IMIS, I was able to insure through them when others declined.
Forum: Meets & Greets 05-10-2013, 14:10
Replies: 18
Views: 1,482
Posted By jim767
Re: New Sailor, Old Aviator

Raoul, welcome to the forum. I flew international long haul for the past 25 years, the last 15 in the in the B767. Now retired for three years.

The transition to sail was a snap, divided all...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 28-09-2013, 05:35
Replies: 13
Views: 1,872
Posted By jim767
Re: Lectrasan low voltage at 5 seconds

Glad to be of assistance. Now if someone knows why components on a circuit board protected by fuses self immolates let me know.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 27-09-2013, 15:45
Replies: 83
Views: 15,049
Posted By jim767
Re: What wood for a bowsprit?

This we site can give you a bunch of info on woods: The Wood Database | Hardwood and Softwood Lumber Identification (http://www.wood-database.com/)
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 27-09-2013, 15:31
Replies: 83
Views: 15,049
Posted By jim767
Re: What wood for a bowsprit?

Funny you should ask. The bowsprit on our Skookum 53 had substantial rot requiring replacement. The original was made of Mahogany as is most of the bright work on the boat. Wanting to do the "right"...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 08-09-2013, 06:57
Replies: 13
Views: 1,872
Posted By jim767
Re: Lectrasan low voltage at 5 seconds

Wynmead.

Pull the board (4 push snaps and 1 ribbon connector) look at the components with a magnifier. Most likely you will find an obviously fried component. You may be able to get an electronic...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 31-08-2013, 05:07
Replies: 13
Views: 1,872
Posted By jim767
Re: Lectrasan low voltage at 5 seconds

Just dealt with the identical problem. Inspected the circuit board with a magnifying glass. I found two very small resistors burnt. Replaced the circuit board assembly (215 USD from Raritan or 159...
Forum: Powered Boats 05-08-2013, 06:30
Replies: 4
Views: 959
Posted By jim767
Re: How can I estimate the price of an used engine?

The estimated price of that particular 6hp Mercury engine is $650 euros. Now you need to determine if that engine is a good value for the price.

Good luck
Forum: Crew Archives 11-07-2013, 16:12
Replies: 5
Views: 1,200
Posted By jim767
1 or 2 crew for Little River SC to Fajardo, PR

Looking for 1 maybe two crewmembers for a trip from Myrtle Beach, SC to Fajardo, Puerto Rico.

Departing late November early December this year, estimated time en-route 12-15 days.

No smoking,...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 04-07-2013, 05:43
Replies: 13
Views: 11,156
Posted By jim767
Re: Sail makers in Asia -Lee Sails vs. Rolly Tasker

We have 3 new sails from Tasker on our 53' ketch, well made at a good price.

Good luck
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 23-06-2013, 06:57
Replies: 53
Views: 4,369
Posted By jim767
Re: Are barrier coatings bogus?

Dried, cleaned, and applied barrier coat on a blistered 35 year old hull three years ago; no further blistering.

Barrier coat, yes.
Forum: Classifieds Archive 20-06-2013, 09:43
Replies: 4
Views: 971
Posted By jim767
Re: New & Used Blocks For Sale

$400.00 plus shipping for the lot??
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 19-06-2013, 05:19
Replies: 10
Views: 2,057
Posted By jim767
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 16-06-2013, 08:34
Replies: 2
Views: 718
Posted By jim767
Re: LOGO help

That didn't take long. Thanks
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 16-06-2013, 08:09
Replies: 2
Views: 718
Posted By jim767
LOGO help

Anyone know what hatch/portlight manufacturer uses the silhouette of a gull in flight as a LOGO?
Forum: General Sailing Forum 12-06-2013, 12:37
Replies: 31
Views: 3,766
Posted By jim767
Re: North Carolina to St. Thomas

Did the same trip February 2012 from Little River, SC to Fajardo, PR. I followed the British Admiralty Sailing directions setting out for Bermuda then turning south until picking up the trades.

We...
Forum: Crew Archives 01-06-2013, 17:37
Replies: 54
Views: 4,861
Posted By jim767
Re: Trans Atlantic - June/ July 2013

Trish, best wishes on the voyage, and I do sincerely mean that.
Forum: Crew Archives 01-06-2013, 17:31
Replies: 54
Views: 4,861
Posted By jim767
Re: Trans Atlantic - June/ July 2013

Were we married once????:whistling:
Forum: Crew Archives 01-06-2013, 17:29
Replies: 54
Views: 4,861
Posted By jim767
Re: Trans Atlantic - June/ July 2013

You're in trouble now.
Forum: Rules of the Road, Regulations & Red Tape 01-06-2013, 09:03
Replies: 128
Views: 20,206
Posted By jim767
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 01-06-2013, 08:56
Replies: 24
Views: 25,049
Posted By jim767
Re: Portable A/C run off Honda 2000i generator

Be careful, Please.

BBC News - Kelly Webster and Lauren Thornton die on Windermere boat (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-21993924)
Forum: Crew Archives 30-05-2013, 03:53
Replies: 54
Views: 4,861
Posted By jim767
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