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Re: windlass control

Using a 110V outlet for a quick connect to a hand held toggle switch for the windlass seems incredibly stupid to me but it would work! IF I where you, I'd
sailingmagnus
Jul 21
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4522

Re: engine water intake thru-hull

Chances are someone changed the raw water plumbing to a smaller sea-cock that was for the generator? All my through hulls are 1 1/2" in the engine room
sailingmagnus
Jul 21
#4522
 
4521

engine water intake thru-hull

I've pulled the boat out before heading north to the sunshine coast this season. While inspecting and replacing a few of the thru-hulls, I noticed something
scott_d_peter
Jul 20
#4521
 
4520

windlass control

Looking for recommendations for a switch to operate the windlass control box. There is a set of 3 wires that go from the three terminals on the box to a three
hydroweb
Jul 16
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4519

Re: Gallows

Hello Rich, Thank you for the thorough description of your boom gallows. I have viewed your webpage numerous times over the past few years and have always
Dennis
Jul 12
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4518

VHF / AIS Antennas

Hi All, We were recently on a passage up the coast of Australia to Indonesia, and our VHF radio decided to stop transmitting. It turned out to be the antenna,
Slip Away - Rich & Jan
Jul 11
#4518
 
4517

Re: Gallows

Hi Dennis, Regarding your question on Main Boom Gallows. Slip Away had an aluminum boom gallows when we bought her about 15 years ago. It was made of
    Slip Away - Rich & Jan
    Jul 11
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    4516

    Re: Gallows

    Here are a few picks of how mine is setup. Nothing special and the actual gallows are about 18" long Thanks for the tip on the wiring diagram We are down in
    Victor Hoisington
    Jul 11
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    4515

    Re: Gallows

    Dennis... I will get them to you tomorrow. Mark Diederichsv/Fife Dream Freeport 36 Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Tue, Jul 11, 2017 at 10:11 PM,
    mark diederich
    Jul 11
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    4514

    Re: Gallows

    Hello Mark, I would be interested in seeing some pictures. Also maybe the inside dimensions, to see if it is wide enough, Thanks, Dennis
    dennis.franklin52
    Jul 11
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    4513

    Re: Gallows

    Hi Tim, It would be great to get together with you and Victor. I'm fairly flexible. I'm retired and spend my days working on the boat, Regards, Dennis
    dennis.franklin52
    Jul 11
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    4512

    Re: Boom gallows [7 Attachments]

    Victor, Thanks for the pictures! When you have a chance can you tell me the thickness of the pipe? Thanks, Dennis ~~~~_/)~~~~ Sent from the Wind Horse
    Dennis
    Jul 11
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    4511

    Re: Gallows

    Dennis.... I have a boom gallows that was on an Islander 36. It might fit a Freeport 41. I will send you pictures if you would like to see it, along with
    mark diederich
    Jul 11
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    4510

    Re: Gallows

    Dennis, Victor, Fellow SF bay area Islander FP 41 owner here. My FP is in Emeryville. I'd be happy to share stories and experiences with these boats especially
    Tim Towles
    Jul 11
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    4509

    Boom gallows

    Sent from my iPhone
    Victor Hoisington
    Jul 11
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