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PIPE DREAM
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PIPE DREAM and CAN DRAC are now friends
Dec 23, 2009
PIPE DREAM updated their profile
Dec 22, 2009
CAN DRAC left a comment for PIPE DREAM
"So good to hear from you, Gordon! What are you still doing in Lagos? Don't be shy, come on in to the Med. We're throwing a party!"
Aug 14, 2009
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Aug 14, 2009
PIPE DREAM commented on CAN DRAC's blog post Trapped by the magic of Sicily
"Lovely to read your blog. I still have video of the splendid drinks party aboard Cran Drac in Lagos, hope to catch up with you sometime. Gordon/Pipe Dream"
Aug 14, 2009
PIPE DREAM is now a member of SeaKnots
Aug 14, 2009

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Profile Type:
Sailor
Homeport:
Chichester
About Me:
Retired Orthopaedic Surgeon. YM. radio ham.
Current location:
Lagos, Portugal
Destinations visited:
Continental Europe, Whitsundays, Florida, Circum UK 2005, ARC 2006, Caribbean cruising 3 years, ARCE 2009
Looking to:
Having a rest!

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At 4:27pm on August 14, 2009, CAN DRAC said…
So good to hear from you, Gordon! What are you still doing in Lagos? Don't be shy, come on in to the Med. We're throwing a party!
 
 
 

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Bruce Bogdanoff replied to sam's discussion water in sump near shaft packing gland in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"My hose clamps also needed tightening last year after I overheated the engine after an impeller failure. I assumed it was because the hose expanded or the clamp was not tightened properly when the boat was built. Final-Lee Ben. 40, hull 182"
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sam added a discussion to the group Beneteau 40 & 43
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water in sump near shaft packing gland

I recently found water in the sump aft of the engine under the packing gland. Of course my first suspicion was the Volvo gland, but turns out that the water was coming from the entry to the water lift muffler. Tightening both hose clamps stopped the leak. I had never checked those clamps before as they were a bit out of the way, but I suggest that its worth the effort. I found that the aft wood partition on the engine compartment was easy to remove / replace and enhanced access. Took the…See More
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