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Forum: Monohull Sailboats 17-01-2013, 00:57
Replies: 15
Views: 2,782
Posted By Nemo55
Re: LPG ON BOARD...

Using an ducted fan to blow air in would be safer than sucking it out,,,it will dissipate with the introduction of fresh air. as for all other considerations,,Follow Dellmarrey's suggestions and you...
Forum: Flotsam & Sailing Miscellany 08-01-2013, 11:08
Replies: 34
Views: 3,694
Posted By Nemo55
Re: British Columbia?

As Cpt Wraun said.

Yes we are highly taxed, but it's not "The Governments Social Programs" it's our Social programs.
You need to understand the difference, we actually don't have a problem...
Forum: Pacific & South China Sea 05-01-2013, 10:20
Replies: 5
Views: 1,051
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Tsunami warning for BC

I am in Vancouver now,,,i never felt a thing..but then i have the miserable flu,so i couldn't have cared less. cant wait to get back to Ensenada.... Stay safe Astrid.
Forum: Rules of the Road, Regulations & Red Tape 04-01-2013, 17:55
Replies: 5
Views: 1,512
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Environmental Impact Fee?

Those Fees are called "Carbon Tax" in Canada, the money is supposed to be redirected to green initiatives.
Forum: Meets & Greets 04-01-2013, 05:46
Replies: 6
Views: 1,071
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Hello From The Mighty River Humber, England

Welcome to CF Mudder,,welcome home.:viking:
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 02-01-2013, 04:22
Replies: 19
Views: 8,550
Posted By Nemo55
Re: drilling hole in s/s square tube weakening tube?

A few pictures`would help,

I would suggest some method of clamping the Ram End to the tube thereby negating the need for any holes drilled.
But without a better look at your work site it's...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 01-01-2013, 12:44
Replies: 1
Views: 734
Posted By Nemo55
Wanted, parts transport from Vancouver to San Diego

Hi
I am looking for someone in the Vancouver Area who can take an Out Board Motor onboard on their journey to San Diego.
Willing to pay reasonable cost.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 01-01-2013, 11:07
Replies: 3,509
Views: 1,041,038
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Cheap Multis and Projects

Errrrrrrrr.... there is a boat under there somewhere right?? :confused:
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 19:43
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Low Oil Pressure - advice required please

Last Words..... This lesson discusses the relationship between oil pressure, flow, and lubrication of the moving engine parts, and also the advantage (or lack thereof) of a high volume oil pump...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 18:47
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 18:27
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Low Oil Pressure - advice required please

You have never worked around Diesels which have clocked Two Million Miles Have You ?????:rolleyes:
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 18:24
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Low Oil Pressure - advice required please

Hydrostatic pressure, and Hydraulic bearing support is what you are talking about and yes i agree, it is critically important.
My experience has been real world applications in the Truck and Bus...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 17:35
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Low Oil Pressure - advice required please

As you say, it could be an Electrical sender problem, but i was just pointing out that our Oil pressure Gauges give up False security in that they don't indicate what they should..."Oil...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 17:29
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Low Oil Pressure - advice required please

When engine is cold,,all bearing tolerances are tight.Oil is Thick...Ergo..Small gaps,Cold Oil and higher resistance to Oil passage..Result: High Oil Pressure.

As Engine warms up, bearing...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 31-12-2012, 17:02
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Low Oil Pressure - advice required please

Oil pressure is an indication of resistance NOT Volume flow,,any motor with wear in the main bearings will show high pressure (oil thick/engine.cold) at start up. and then drop pressure when engine...
Forum: Meets & Greets 31-12-2012, 07:24
Replies: 7
Views: 838
Posted By Nemo55
Re: live aboards

Welcome to CF Rod & Candice , I am a Canuckian living in Baja just south of Ensenada.
In all your dealings please make sure you have someone on your side who can negotiate in Spanish. It seems...
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 31-12-2012, 02:57
Replies: 13
Views: 6,107
Posted By Nemo55
Re: 12vdc Stabilizer for TV

This is Da Cats Pajama's...13 Tips on How to Build Your Own Variable Bench Power Supply Using an ATX Power Supply...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 30-12-2012, 02:38
Replies: 6
Views: 1,436
Posted By Nemo55
Re: white exhaust water

Most likely Calcification,,,with use it will clear up,,,,but double check for intrusion in oil and fuel system.
Forum: Propellers & Drive Systems 30-12-2012, 02:06
Replies: 27
Views: 4,544
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Stuffing box -too far gone?

For those who are not given to Panic, doing the job in place would be easy.
But most people start freaking out when water starts entering from below the waterline.
WestCoastCrown would be the best...
Forum: Propellers & Drive Systems 28-12-2012, 22:45
Replies: 27
Views: 4,544
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Stuffing box -too far gone?

Looks like those two nuts have managed to corrode themselves into one piece,If you cant muscle them apart,i would use a dremel with a cutting wheels and cut them off and start with new.
Then of...
Forum: Cruising News & Events 27-12-2012, 22:26
Replies: 191
Views: 17,537
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Apocalypse..any plans?

"Chuckles" i was just thinking the same thing,,,:thumb:
Forum: Cruising News & Events 27-12-2012, 22:25
Replies: 191
Views: 17,537
Posted By Nemo55
Wink Re: Apocalypse..any plans?

I kinda Like This Tin Foil Hat i made...Somehow the drinks taste better when wearing it,,or maybe it's all that giggling...:popcorn:
Forum: Flotsam & Sailing Miscellany 25-12-2012, 11:32
Replies: 58
Views: 3,351
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Merry Chistmas from .... (fill in your country)

Merry Christmas Sailors and Sailorettes...may you enjoy the warm of Family and Friends To-day,,and if alone, a nice peaceful day.
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 20-12-2012, 18:38
Replies: 5
Views: 2,287
Posted By Nemo55
Forum: Boat Ownership & Making a Living 20-12-2012, 18:37
Replies: 28
Views: 1,998
Posted By Nemo55
Re: Splash. 40 years in the making.

Luvely Boat,,,Congrats and Fair Winds..
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