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"All great advice! Did you check the charger's "battery type" selector switch positio…"

James Taylor replied yesterday to Battery Charger

5 yesterday
Reply by James Taylor

"Great suggestions Mike! If none of Mikes suggestions is successful I would disassemb…"

James Taylor replied Aug 11 to BACKFILLING TOILET ON OCEANIS 43

5 on Monday
Reply by Mike Brown

"We carry 100ft 3/8 ht chain spliced to 150ft of  rode with original 45lb Delta quick…"

James Taylor replied Jul 17 to Anchor upgrade

12 yesterday
Reply by Mike Brown

"After reading this I've decided to service my winches this week! Its been 8 years so…"

James Taylor replied Jun 27 to Jammed Electric Cabin Top Winch

14 Jun 27
Reply by Mike Brown

"Mike In that config will you need some type actuated pump to pump your sinks drain w…"

James Taylor replied Jun 7 to Head Hose changeout

8 Jun 8
Reply by Mike Brown

"Thanks for reply. Salt water + urine = calcification along with dead seacritter buil…"

James Taylor replied May 10 to Head Hose changeout

8 Jun 8
Reply by Mike Brown

"Hi Sam Thanks for the photo. Our boat is also 9 years old but so far so good, no sme…"

James Taylor replied May 9 to Head Hose changeout

8 Jun 8
Reply by Mike Brown

"Forgot to mention we have 150ft of rode attached to 100ft of 3/8ht chain for total o…"

James Taylor replied Jan 30 to Anchor upgrade

5 Jan 30
Reply by James Taylor

"We use original 44 pound plow that came with boat. Added 100ft 3/8 ht chain in 2010.…"

James Taylor replied Jan 24 to Anchor upgrade

5 Jan 30
Reply by James Taylor

"Mike How about snapping a few photo's to share with us once you start, if you have t…"

James Taylor replied Dec 15, 2016 to Refrigerator condensation in cabinet

19 Dec 29, 2016
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James Taylor replied to Chris's discussion Battery Charger in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"All great advice! Did you check the charger's "battery type" selector switch position (flood,gel,agm)? Our Dekka agm's ( 396ah house and 98ah engine) gave us over 7 1/2 years of usage before replacement. The batteries were still…"
yesterday
Mike Brown replied to sam's discussion Teak seat metal protrusions in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Sam, I have not seen anything like that on my or others 40/43s. I don't understand why they would even do such a thing considering there's no other material they could drive a brad into. Grinding the tops off flush sounds like the right…"
yesterday
Mike Brown replied to Wayne's discussion Anchor upgrade in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Peter, I've also lost the scupper covers. I installed rubber pipe insulation over each side of the bridle and it works well in keeping the bridle from rubbing on the covers. . They'll need to be replaced periodically as they'll get…"
yesterday
Arne Opperud replied to sam's discussion Teak seat metal protrusions in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"I have used Boracol treatment once or twice a year. Keeps the black spots away, maintaining a grey patina.      "
yesterday
Arne Opperud replied to Dave Shore's discussion B43 wheel leather in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"I have used mid tan shoe polish, cream type. Worked well."
yesterday
sam replied to Wayne's discussion Anchor upgrade in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Yep, I too have snapped a couple of the clam shell drain covers off. I have a couple of spares, but may or may not replace this time. The slack didn't seem to be the ultimate cause. Seems that wind/tide shifts and wake surge would cause the…"
yesterday
Peter Obetz replied to Wayne's discussion Anchor upgrade in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Sam, we are the essentially the same.  Using the same mantus bridle as you.  Quick question to you and any others using a bridle.  We had the bridle rubbing the sides of the bow in a recent storm and it ended up snapping off the…"
yesterday
sam replied to Wayne's discussion Anchor upgrade in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"On Longhawk we use a Rocna 20KG. I changed out the chain gypsy when new to one that handles 5/16 high Test chain. Then I went with 175 ft of 5/16 HT chain tailed with 200 ft of three strand.(overkill, but I had the rode as supplied new). For a short…"
yesterday
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