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Forum: General Sailing Forum 13-09-2017, 17:32
Replies: 47
Views: 7,605
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Boat Destroyed Now What?

What happens to all the reusable parts, ?
Even motors not been underwater etc
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 17-06-2016, 15:32
Replies: 3
Views: 1,031
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Why Change out diaphragms in a Yanmar SD20 Saildrive

More Diaphram Blues. Amongst others. I will try and explain!
Top Diaphram large band has come off. I am hoping to replace while in the water , also I would like to replace the water sensor.
I am...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 11-05-2016, 03:47
Replies: 9
Views: 1,149
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Spectra Clark Pump 10% factory rebuilt 2014

Gidday Boatguy, is this still for sale.
Forum: Classifieds Archive 17-12-2015, 20:16
Replies: 3
Views: 728
Posted By PeeWee
Re: "Icom IC M802 Made Simple for Cruisers"

I've just had a bit of quick look at the video etc, Thankyou.
Time to start having a play.
Will let you know if I succeed in learning anything, or operating , or chatting.
Thanks Darren.
Forum: Classifieds Archive 16-12-2015, 15:04
Replies: 3
Views: 728
Posted By PeeWee
"Icom IC M802 Made Simple for Cruisers"

Looking to purchase "Icom IC M802 Made Simple for Cruisers"
(Operating Procedures only!) Near Cairns or in AUS.
I have an Icom IC M802 on my cat and have never used for one year , because I don't...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 19-11-2015, 13:58
Replies: 31
Views: 3,188
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Buying in NZ - What about GST & Duty?

This is my thoughts and very basic knowledge being an AU citizen.
If an AU citizen owned vessel is sailing in waters outside Australia, it is required to have AU federal registration. Although...
Forum: Product or Service Reviews & Evaluations 19-08-2015, 14:29
Replies: 32
Views: 20,321
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Anyone using Rainman water maker

It's been a little while now since the electric Rainman system has been launched.
Is there anyone willing to give an update. Cheers
Forum: Boat Ownership & Making a Living 28-07-2015, 20:22
Replies: 3
Views: 1,488
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Skippered Charter

Ben , I believe the boat used to be in survey , so may be possible to get again , at a cost of course. I would typically like to skipper my own boat. Like everyone else I suppose. Wondering what...
Forum: Boat Ownership & Making a Living 28-07-2015, 15:16
Replies: 3
Views: 1,488
Posted By PeeWee
Skippered Charter

Is there a site that will help with the old dream for requirements for starting a skippered yacht charter in Australia.
Sorry , probably been over this to many times.
I still dream of maybe sunset...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 05-07-2015, 03:31
Replies: 60
Views: 7,186
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Wide Bay Bar: Waypoints and Navionics errors

Contact the Tin Can Bay VMR, they will send you the correct waypoints. I crossed in early May.
They did mention passing 100m north of waypoint B , however this may have changed , so always best to...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 16-05-2015, 18:50
Replies: 76
Views: 15,825
Posted By PeeWee
Re: 35' cat for ocean crossing?

Have not read all post , sorry , but maybe with the US dollar high , you could look at a Lightwave 35 . Must be right up the top of best open water cruiser for size. Inside use of space is excellent...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 16-05-2015, 18:43
Replies: 20
Views: 1,960
Posted By PeeWee
Love songs

Ok, Daughter is getting married and as part of the invitation , she has asked for everyone to choose a song they like.
I'm more than likely expected to come up with some sort of nautical, sailing ,...
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 04-03-2015, 01:07
Replies: 22
Views: 2,992
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Solarizing a boat

Seriously thinking of putting 4 x 200watt panels across the back of my cat on a targa. These mono crystalline panels are 1500mm x 880 mm .shame you sit on them , they make up the size of a saloon...
Forum: Our Community 04-03-2015, 00:49
Replies: 3
Views: 886
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Water please

Yes , the cruise ro seem like the real deal and they have always promptly returned questions , including delivery etc.
I hate taking away money from fellow Aussies , but I work hard for my money and...
Forum: Our Community 03-03-2015, 14:32
Replies: 3
Views: 886
Posted By PeeWee
Water please

Ok all Aussies, where is the best value water maker to purchase these days in AU .Looking for around 30ltrs/ hr.
I can't find one anywhere near as cost effective as some in the US , even with the...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 21-12-2014, 13:51
Replies: 0
Want To Buy: Raymarine ST 60 wind
Views: 685
Posted By PeeWee
Raymarine ST 60 wind

Hi All,
just purchased a boat that has ST40 wind and would like to upgrade to what I used and know , the ST60 wind.
Not sure if the same transducer can be used , I don't think so , so maybe...
Forum: Pacific & South China Sea 21-09-2014, 16:14
Replies: 15
Views: 4,613
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Palawan Island, the Philippines

Maybe a bit off time and place , but what would be considered the best route from Palawan back to Au(Darwin or Gove)
Was thinking trying to best the AU cyclone season so maybe cruising slowly down...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 01-04-2014, 01:43
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Aussie Insurance

Change of heart, got sick of waiting for Youi to get back to me with clauses that I wasn't sure of .
Pantaenius it is for now . Even though will not insure mast and rigging.
Next year , no...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 31-03-2014, 14:14
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Aussie Insurance

Ok , changes. I presently have gone with Pantaenius, HOWEVER , there is a 14day cooling off period which I have now asked to exercise until I look further into another insurer.
The reason being , I...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 24-03-2014, 14:32
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Aussie Insurance

Ended up going with Pantaenius. Their premium was Ok, compared to others.
I talked to a guy who made all sorts of clauses that I still don't understand, I just really hate this business, and have a...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 08-03-2014, 15:45
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
No wonder so many decide against insurance. With...

No wonder so many decide against insurance. With so many hidden clauses , they have beat me . And I am not even religious .
Forum: Dollars & Cents 07-03-2014, 19:48
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
Got a quote from Pantanius and they were 700...

Got a quote from Pantanius and they were 700 cheaper than club marine on a 200k boat in cyclone area. Best read the fine print though.
Still waiting for club marine to get back to me , also...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 06-03-2014, 16:03
Replies: 19
Views: 2,429
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Anyone sailing from the East Coast of Australia to Darwin this Year?

Sorry to be way off topic , however I may be looking for a private mooring / pontoon in Mooloolaba soon, maybe for a few months at least. Parents live very close , and looks nice to anchor , but hear...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 06-03-2014, 15:47
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
Re: Aussie Insurance

Thanks , I sorta expected this. Just wish it was easier for the non intellect type cruiser , who really does not understand the conditions of insurance as we don't even understand the words they use....
Forum: Dollars & Cents 06-03-2014, 14:49
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By PeeWee
Aussie Insurance

What is the best insurance company to use in AU.
A big winded question, asked over and over Im sure. But its time again for insurance renewal , and my club marine comprehensive has gone up again....
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