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Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 26-07-2016, 08:22
Replies: 4
Views: 3,100
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: PVC pipe for diesel fill pipe

It gets brittle. even with age. Why would you not use fuel filler hose?
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 20-07-2016, 09:10
Replies: 14
Views: 2,054
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Bare with me here - Reefer as A/C

we would use window units for wine cellars. There are refrigeration units that do "high temp" But unlike AC they are just a tad colder and maintain in the 40-65 degree range.
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 19-07-2016, 14:28
Replies: 29
Views: 4,111
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Preheat seawater for AC/heating pump

close loop would get cold until it started freezeing. Larger systems, the closed loops (like a ship or high rise bldg) have heating and cooling sources.

example;...
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 19-07-2016, 14:24
Replies: 29
Views: 4,111
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Preheat seawater for AC/heating pump

Not practical... but how it's done and it works? Look at an ice skating rink. Everything has heat in it. even ice. heating the water to heat it is expensive redundancy. Just use gas or diesel...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 19-07-2016, 14:05
Replies: 14
Views: 2,054
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Bare with me here - Reefer as A/C

40 plus years in HVAC here. .. No my dear... tis not going to work. :nonono:

A boat in Fla that size would need TONS! of AC.

a "ton" of ac is 12000 btu

the little, and I mean little...
Forum: Marine Electronics 19-07-2016, 11:07
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Air conditioner problem

Ohm out the compressor then check all the minor things.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 17-07-2016, 17:45
Replies: 64
Views: 21,106
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: albin vega interior

not bad...

https://sailboatdata.com/imagehelper.asp?file_id=4976
https://oppermans.net/albinvega.nl/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Vegamodel.jpg
Forum: Propellers & Drive Systems 17-07-2016, 12:23
Replies: 15
Views: 3,258
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Is this a drip less stuffing bearing?

What make boat do you have? I knew about plastic stuffing boxes but this the first I've seen they are called "weeping seals" the water lubricates the packing and it stays cooler. Looks good! No...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 14-07-2016, 11:44
Replies: 16
Views: 5,410
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Do I need a dry riser on my exhaust?

This is one time photos really would help!

From what you are saying I'm guessing it's ok. don't know why it needs a dry riser.

big question is; where is the water injection fitting?

Is...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 10-08-2012, 09:49
Replies: 15
Views: 9,836
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: My refrigerator is tripping its breaker

https://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-39356578169075_2212_5575479
Mallet, LOL good way to break the wire connections through the case... NOT recommended Try one of these Supco Solid State Relay & Hard Start...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 08-08-2012, 09:46
Replies: 11
Views: 1,698
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Pressure cleaner running off eutectic fridge compressor

:) Did a little reading.. seems they are "plunger" pumps rather then piston. I suppose the difference is that they move liquid in a way that would destroy compressor type pistons.
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 07-08-2012, 06:26
Replies: 11
Views: 1,698
Posted By DeniseO30
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 07-08-2012, 05:49
Replies: 11
Views: 1,698
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Pressure cleaner running off eutectic fridge compressor

air and refrigeration compressors pump gas not liquid.I think pressure washing pumps are gear pumps
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 02-08-2012, 17:10
Replies: 46
Views: 7,155
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Sanden Compressor Puzzle

How long have you been in tropical waters Dave?
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 02-08-2012, 12:23
Replies: 49
Views: 4,971
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Live Aboard Group Investment Opportunity

we do we keep the weapons of mass de.. err tools of mass development... :)

BobConnie.. nice but not for me Tooooooo Hotttt and Huuuuuumid!
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 02-08-2012, 12:02
Replies: 49
Views: 4,971
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Live Aboard Group Investment Opportunity

Trouble with any type of community thing are egos, greed, dishonesty sooner or later destroy well laid intentions and plans.
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 02-08-2012, 11:48
Replies: 49
Views: 4,971
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Live Aboard Group Investment Opportunity

Where? Costs? When? Is this a "everyone builds and develops" type of thing?
Forum: Our Community 02-08-2012, 09:13
Replies: 282
Views: 33,108
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Pitch In And Help

Rocketman, It hurts deeply when many of us reach maturity and know that we spent most of our lives helping others, raising families etc. and all we want in return is a little love and basic...
Forum: Rules of the Road, Regulations & Red Tape 02-08-2012, 08:41
Replies: 191
Views: 20,084
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: We are being terrorized

Still..Hatch, no matter how hard it was to restrain yourself from shining lights, confronting them onshore. it only added fuel to the fire. Engaging a harasser never comes out with less...
Forum: Our Community 02-08-2012, 08:06
Replies: 282
Views: 33,108
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Pitch In And Help

NO ONE "really" cares about the elderly in our country. (here it goes again!)

Yeah, the guy is down and out, yeah his boat/home is floating dumpster, Yeah.. they pushed it off the beach.. "what's...
Forum: Our Community 01-08-2012, 17:34
Replies: 282
Views: 33,108
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Pitch In And Help

here's the story about how Jay's jaw was broken.
Man Punched 'Captain Jay,' Witnesses Say - Gulfport, FL Patch (https://gulfport.patch.com/articles/man-arrested-for-punching-captain-jay)
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 01-08-2012, 17:21
Replies: 46
Views: 7,155
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Sanden Compressor Puzzle

Dave. I just can't help but feel the turning off plates, oversize (or high rpms) compressor, borderline condenser, and tropical waters may all be the problems. Richard certainly has allot more...
Forum: Rules of the Road, Regulations & Red Tape 01-08-2012, 17:04
Replies: 191
Views: 20,084
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: We are being terrorized

I just want to say again...get all the community together (like they did with Rays boat) start a grass roots harbor patrol of your own!
Forum: Our Community 01-08-2012, 15:47
Replies: 282
Views: 33,108
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Pitch In And Help

Yall gonna love this updated vid from Tampa Bay times!
Grounded sailboat freed from Gulfport Beach - Tampa Bay Times...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 01-08-2012, 15:29
Replies: 9
Views: 1,671
Posted By DeniseO30
Re: Impeller Not Holding Prime

If you used a globe (blue neoprene) impeller it won't work. It looks the same size but won't prime. Well this is my experience a couple of times now after trying to use the Globe impeller.
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