Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on Cruisers Forums. Advertise Here
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 06-02-2020, 08:48   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Feb 2020
Location: Benicia, CA
Boat: Catalina 36 MkII
Posts: 1
Radar pole height

Hi,

I'm planning on installing a Garhauer radar pole on my Catalina 36 MkII. They offer a 8' pole and a 10' pole.

The two pictures show the sizing for a 8' pole (using wooden doweling). The top of the wood is where the top of the 8' pole would be and the radar mounted. My boat is the one in front with the bimini and boom with stack pack.

I'm thinking that with the 8' pole the radar would be too low and close to the bimini and boom, and thus leaning towards the 10' pole. Would appreciate any input before taking the plunge and buying it.

Thanks,
Jeremy
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_2734.jpg
Views:	47
Size:	441.1 KB
ID:	208251   Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_2733.jpg
Views:	45
Size:	442.6 KB
ID:	208253  

jswesterman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2020, 09:27   #2
Registered User
 
svMarite's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: New Bern, NC
Boat: Shannon 43 Ketch
Posts: 181
Re: Radar pole height

When I installed my own radar on my 382 Morgan, instructions aid it had to be 11' off the water at a minimum.
__________________
Smooth sailing and fresh warm breezes,
Tony & Lisa
sv Marite
'87 Shannon 43' Ketch
svMarite is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
radar

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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
Radar Pole -- Radar Height Dockhead Marine Electronics 18 17-09-2016 18:18
Double Pole vs Single Pole Breaker tuberider Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 13 16-02-2016 09:02
Custom Wind Generator Pole vs Store Bought Pole Ocean Roads Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 5 27-04-2011 16:05
Wind Generator Pole Height Dame.n.Jess Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 3 13-02-2011 07:24
Radar Mast Pole Height Jimbo2010 Marine Electronics 17 16-10-2010 14:22

Advertise Here


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:59.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.