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Forum: Multihull Sailboats 04-05-2021, 08:41
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By wannacat
Re: Import, Document, Escrow Service Ft. Lauderdale?

This is who I used in Ft Lauderdale and was great to work with.

Michelle L Terorotua
Director -Maritime, Aviation & Government Affairs
Compass Logistics & Marine, LLC
1335 SW 1st Avenue Fort...
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 30-04-2021, 11:04
Replies: 13
Views: 790
Posted By wannacat
Re: Portable Generator Safety Ground

Every time you plug into any shore power you are endangering yourself as you don't know what the heck they've done on their end!? Yet everybody just plugs in, turns everything on and heads to the...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 28-04-2021, 07:32
Replies: 27
Views: 1,048
Posted By wannacat
Re: Hate too dump my a/c with R 22 , anybody repair within Fl

"If your evaporator is freezing up it's not an indication of low refrigerant but rather not enough air passing through the evaporator. Clean the filters."

He even could have a partial short in...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 27-04-2021, 14:34
Replies: 27
Views: 1,048
Posted By wannacat
Re: Hate too dump my a/c with R 22 , anybody repair within Fl

Nobody will pay you for your old R22. Can you be certain it's clean with no moisture or other contaminants in it? You say it's okay, great I'll give you $15/lb for it but running my reclaimer and...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 27-04-2021, 11:37
Replies: 27
Views: 1,048
Posted By wannacat
Re: Hate too dump my a/c with R 22 , anybody repair within Fl

Hawthorne is really good but doubt he has enough time to drive to Ft Myers and if you have enough money to pay him to do that you might just as well bite the bullet and buy a new one. Besides, you...
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 13-04-2021, 09:37
Replies: 83
Views: 4,852
Posted By wannacat
Re: Best Not Electric Coffee Maker

Just go to Bass Pro or camping supply place and buy a SS percolating type to put on top of your propane burner stove. There's usually either a 8 or 12 cup version. We have both in case of...
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 14-03-2021, 18:29
Replies: 149
Views: 12,026
Posted By wannacat
Re: Anyone not using Honda portable generator?

We've had a Champion 2000 watt invertor for 8 years now, use it 4 months out of the year and have changed the oil with new synthetic at the end of every season, run the tank dry and it usually starts...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 18-02-2021, 13:56
Replies: 28
Views: 1,080
Posted By wannacat
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 18-02-2021, 09:35
Replies: 28
Views: 1,080
Posted By wannacat
Re: Tachometer on a Yanmar 3GM30FC with saildrive

Is the sender and wiring diagram the same[similar] for a 2GM20F with SD20 sail drive?
Not trying to hijack the thread but need the info please.
Forum: Vendor Spotlight - Great Deals for CF Members! 17-02-2021, 11:50
Replies: 128
Views: 10,322
Posted By wannacat
Re: ULTRA MARINE WEST GIVEAWAY - ends March 3rd

https://www.ultramarinewest.com/products/ultra-chain-grab

Great looking chain grab! Could really use one of these on my bridle!
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 20-01-2021, 06:50
Replies: 51
Views: 5,863
Posted By wannacat
Re: New Milwaukee Drill works for large mainsail

I wouldn't be trusting the jaws on a self-tailing winch when I'm going up 50 ft and neither should anyone else if they value their lives! Most ladies and men wouldn't be able to grind someone up 50...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 19-01-2021, 20:25
Replies: 51
Views: 5,863
Posted By wannacat
Re: New Milwaukee Drill works for large mainsail

We've been using the 28V Milwaukee angle drill for 7-8 years now. My wife can easily handle it after a little practise and haul me up the 54 ft mast no problem!
She can have it under control with...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 18-01-2021, 11:24
Replies: 34
Views: 2,326
Posted By wannacat
Re: Advice on the best ~27’er for Great Lakes Sailing

The C&C27-3 and 4's will outsail all mentioned and is in a tie with the Niagara 26 speed wise. However, the C&C has double the room and the Niagara's made a few with a wheel I think but really rare....
Forum: Our Community 07-01-2021, 17:54
Replies: 37
Views: 3,893
Posted By wannacat
Re: Tracking for family and friends

Garmin InReach has worked great for now almost 9-10 years for us. Reasonably priced and able to stop plans whenever required.
Forum: Our Community 07-01-2021, 17:51
Replies: 30
Views: 3,296
Posted By wannacat
Re: Do I need to check in?

Quote"Exactly right. If you are just transiting through Canadian or American waters it's considered an Innocent Passage. But if you do any of the above, you are considered to have entered the...
Forum: Fishing, Recreation & Fun 23-12-2020, 09:40
Replies: 19
Views: 3,037
Posted By wannacat
Re: Your most productive sailboat fishing rig?

psk125-"We dragged a lure between Bermuda and Montauk. Some sort of shiny spoon with squiggly rubber calamari on it. 600 miles and nothing. Quite discouraging. Good thing we had other stuff to eat....
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 22-12-2020, 13:41
Replies: 27
Views: 1,861
Posted By wannacat
Re: toilet seat side slide stopper?

Can't believe none of you guys or gals figured this one out yet---simply buy a catamaran and voila, sit relax and enjoy all the reading your heart desires while you relieve yourself beyond belief!!!...
Forum: Our Community 13-12-2020, 09:44
Replies: 144
Views: 14,182
Posted By wannacat
Re: Yacht Wear: Anybody Dress Like This?

I've been looking for "foredeck crew" like that for years!!! Let's get her to hank on another jib eh guys!!! Off course we go again!!!
Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 01-12-2020, 11:42
Replies: 69
Views: 6,733
Posted By wannacat
Re: Safe to cruise after a massive stroke?

You need someone full time with you or forget it unfortunately. As mentioned it's not only about you but who else you might harm or put in danger's way.
Forum: General Sailing Forum 07-11-2020, 17:57
Replies: 112
Views: 19,326
Posted By wannacat
Re: Musk says Starlink will work on boats

I sure hope our Mr Trudeau allows us to use this foreign service or is it going to go the way of satellite TV where they won't allow us to have Direct TV or Dish Network so as to protect Bell, Rogers...
Forum: Boats For Sale and Wanted 28-10-2020, 12:17
Replies: 30
Views: 4,243
Posted By wannacat
Re: Looking for a sailboat and advice

4 cabins for $80,000 US all in !? Don't know what your planing on buying but I'm thinking your dreaming a bit unless your thinking of something really really old custom built that needs lots of work!...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 20-10-2020, 18:18
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By wannacat
Re: Good Rigger in Sarasota?

I got good pricing and a great referral on these guys. I'll be using them just as soon as I can cross the border again.
They're in St. Petes I believe.

Nicole
Office Manager
The Yacht Rigger
...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 11-10-2020, 09:56
Replies: 49
Views: 4,643
Posted By wannacat
Re: Why not corded tool for electric winch alternative?

We have the 28V Milwaukee and been using it for 9 years now. Have a spare battery for it. The wife hoists me up the 54ft mast no problem, but yes you need a 2 speed winch, we usually get 4-5 hoists...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 07-10-2020, 11:57
Replies: 5
Views: 546
Posted By wannacat
Re: Recommended Surveyor in Cancun Mexico?

You might be best off following Sailmonkey's advice, I sure wouldn't trust a surveyor from there when your not a Mexican citizen and most likely planning to take the boat elsewhere.What kind and year...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 07-09-2020, 05:22
Replies: 315
Views: 16,849
Posted By wannacat
Re: US / Canada border restrictions predictions...

Quote:Canadians pour over border for the US medical care is a dumbest lie. My relatives lived in Vancouver BC and there are no such things. No Canadian is that foolish to pay for the US outrageous...
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