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Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 15-09-2020, 23:39
Replies: 16
Views: 6,267
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Pressure Release Valve on a Water Heater

We want to replace the pressure relief valve on our Quick Nautic B3 boiler. There are no markings on the current valve. It is available from Quick but no specs of it provided on their website. We are...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 29-01-2020, 04:43
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: replacing/fixing cabin window white dot patterns

We removed the old pattern with acetone (washing quickly afterwards with water). Came off easy. Have a sign-maker make one for you to your dimensions. Just explain you want a sticker that lets you...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 24-09-2019, 05:39
Replies: 50
Views: 6,337
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Catamaran Anchor Bridle Design

Hi Jon, do you perhaps have a few pictures of your set up you could share?
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 24-09-2019, 04:18
Replies: 15
Views: 1,279
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: 3/8" Original (old style) Mantus Chain Hook

So any verdict yet as to whether the original or the M2 is better option? Ideally want ease of application and then can be pulled up through bow roller.
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 04-09-2019, 12:50
Replies: 31
Views: 4,463
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: L450 Main sail halyard replacement

We ended up getting 70m 12mm Super Braid so we had some extra to be able to cut off later should we need to move chafe points. Unfortunately I can't comment on the top attachment as my skipper...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 16-08-2019, 08:43
Replies: 11
450: Insurance
Views: 1,741
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Insurance

We have a L450F 2011, sail year round in Maldives. Insured with EIS European Insurance & Services GmbH in Germany, as originally when we sailed Med to Maldives they were the only one's willing to...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 09-06-2019, 15:12
Replies: 4
Views: 657
Posted By Millerslocal
Yanmar engine mounts

Hi

Replacing our yanmar engine mounts on a 4JH5E with SD50 saildrive. Does anyone know the durometer of the Yanmar mounts? Specs are not provided by Yanmar of their hardness, and need to know this...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 24-05-2019, 06:16
Replies: 4
Views: 1,017
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Cabin Ceiling Panel Removal 450

Pascals Wager - did you end up finding which side came off first?
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 24-05-2019, 06:08
Replies: 0
Views: 513
Posted By Millerslocal
SD50 replacing flexible mounting foot

Hi all,

Has anyone replaced the flexible rubber mounting foot of their SD50? Mine is pretty rusted and just recently heard a story of one breaking on a L500, with the saildrive unit then cracking...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 06-11-2018, 06:40
Replies: 3
Views: 987
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: How to connect Cristec battery charger

Thanks!

We ended up taking the darn thing out and are going to lug it all the way back to SA back to the guys who repaired it.
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 01-11-2018, 05:11
Replies: 3
Views: 987
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: How to connect Cristec battery charger

https://i.imgur.com/ZqmYRV3.jpg

Unsure whether some fault in the newly repaired charger (or if we re-connected incorrectly) resulted in some quick onset severe electrolysis assumed to be from...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 01-11-2018, 03:11
Replies: 3
Views: 987
Posted By Millerslocal
How to connect Cristec battery charger

Battery charger wiring advice please. We had our Cristec 40A charger repaired. When removing it didn't think to take pictures from below of where the various output cords plugged in.

Could someone...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 18-09-2018, 08:38
Replies: 31
Views: 4,463
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: L450 Main sail halyard replacement

The 12mm Super Braid we've been offered is double braid line - so a Spectra core with a polyester cover. Spectra and Dyneema being pretty much the same thing. So not sure what the actual diameter of...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 17-09-2018, 09:13
Replies: 99
General Info: New Lagoon 460
Views: 18,541
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: New Lagoon 460

Ah yes, I forgot the lack of davits. I'm sure the dingy lift platform is wonderful - But it's just another mechanical thing to break whilst you happen to be cruising in the middle of nowhere in a...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 17-09-2018, 08:10
Replies: 99
General Info: New Lagoon 460
Views: 18,541
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: New Lagoon 460

Can't say I like it too much at all. Thankfully! Which means I'll be happy with my 450F instead of suffering from FOMO!

The cockpit area looks very disjointed and I prefer the 450's seating area...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 17-09-2018, 07:54
Replies: 31
Views: 4,463
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: L450 Main sail halyard replacement

Thanks so much for everyone's replies. Great to learn about the various chafe-stopping solutions as well.

It does seem that the line in the link I shared would be suitable as it has a Spectra...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 14-09-2018, 06:59
Replies: 31
Views: 4,463
Posted By Millerslocal
L450 Main sail halyard replacement

We need to replace the main halyard on our L450. The Lagoon manual indicates length (67m) and diameter (12mm) required, but that's about it.

Am I correct in assuming I need a dyneema/spectra core...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 15-08-2018, 13:52
Replies: 30
Views: 3,365
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Tramp Styles and Suppliers

We just had new nets made for our Lagoon 450 by Ullman Sails in Cape Town. Supertramp material. Incredibly comfy compared to our original nets.

Hopefully they deal with poor weather conditions OK...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 15-08-2018, 12:04
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Trampolines for L450

Files failed to attach so trying again....
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 15-08-2018, 12:02
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By Millerslocal
Trampolines for L450

We have just had new tramps made for our 2011 L450.

I thought I would share the diagrams we made of the exact net measurements in case anyone else is looking to replace their nets. I couldn't find...
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 13-08-2018, 11:17
Replies: 14
Views: 3,758
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Simrad, Raymarine and Standard Horizon Electronics

Is the E120W still available? Or raystar 130
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 24-06-2018, 07:41
Replies: 10
Views: 1,971
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Lagoon Rudder Bearing Replacement

Thanks Dave.

Does Lagoon specify at what interval these should get changed, or just a case of when the >3mm fore/aft movement presents itself that's the time to do it?
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 20-06-2018, 01:56
Replies: 17
Views: 2,979
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Couple 450 parts questions

Those look good mr336.

For the shower fitting, does the shower sprayer now stay attached to the mounting pole (ie no longer a recessed hose). Did you also replace wall mount tube and shower...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 17-06-2018, 02:44
Replies: 11
400: Sun Shade
Views: 1,851
Posted By Millerslocal
Re: Sun Shade

We have 3 Coolaroo sunshades on our Lagoon 450. We purchased the 5 x 3m Extreme Shade Sail rectangle (5m x 3m).

These work perfectly to cover the sun lounger beds/bimini area up top (and can be...
Forum: Lagoon Catamarans 08-06-2018, 10:49
Replies: 12
Views: 1,889
Posted By Millerslocal
Relacement for Cristec battery charger

We have two Cristec chargers on our L450, a 60A and a 40A. The 40A stopped working, and we had a Cristec agent look at it and it required a new control board. A repair would cost about half the price...
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