"Thanks Zeehag. The tiger is always beeing kept varnishing and varnishing... the oDay has a new Betamarina motor boat. Time to come down to Costa Rica and do some sailing from Puerto Azul. Check their webpage. Good and fair winds from…"
"WELCOME...I LOVE COSTA RICA. THOUGHT OF MOVING THERE. I'M ALSO AN ARTIST...SEE MY ALBUM ON MY PAGE.
PLEASE JOIN GROUP AT TOP OF PAGE ...ARTWORKS OF OCEAN AND RELATED.
NOW I REMEMBER YOUR BOAT SHOWN BEFORE."
ex commercial broadcaster , but still a ham radio TI2SW. My gradma and my father were born here in Puntarenas... so here I feel at home. I have a Tiger of the Seas Formosa Ketch 45 ft and a little Oday 27 both with new motors
Cocos Island and all the Pacific Coast of CR
Go to Golfito this summer, visit my friend ALvarito at Las Gaviotas Marina and then Isla del Caño.
WELCOME...I LOVE COSTA RICA. THOUGHT OF MOVING THERE. I'M ALSO AN ARTIST...SEE MY ALBUM ON MY PAGE. PLEASE JOIN GROUP AT TOP OF PAGE ...ARTWORKS OF OCEAN AND RELATED.
NOW I REMEMBER YOUR BOAT SHOWN BEFORE.
please join my group for these boats and invite your friends as well into the group! i would love to see pix of your sea tiger- of the repairs you may have done and the beautiful lady she is.
i have opened the group taiwanese ketches again-please request an invite-i wasnt able to send you one to your inbox..thankyou!
thanks. Wonderful you have your collection - must be great fun. Your photos make me want to leap into them. I've only gotten as far south as Belize but I have friends that live on Osa Peninsula... sure would love to get there one day.
omg you goit the goo done!!!! i wanted a sea tiger sooo much---i have a yankee clipper---different model of same as you'
there are mirrors and draqgons and all lkind sof cool thingies built in by the creators of these boats....you have one of the goood ones......handf carved doors, draqgons each side--must be able to see each other---or bad luck----there are mirrors oin the master stateroom wall---bulkhead---built in by builders in taiwan...all of the boats have them....do not take apart your interior unless there is gross rot. is from the building of the boat....beautiful...the more of this stuff ya keep, the more your boat is valued.....go figger......
"Hi Mike, thanks for the input!
Are there any rough guidelines for when the bearings need replacing? What is too much play? it seems a hard question to answer!
we've been sailing full time for the last 3 years and just recently I noticed slight…"
"Before you do that check all the steering hardware between the wheels and quadrant. There's a lot of hardware in the system that could induce friction causing a heavier feel to the wheel. I have a 2008 43 with well over 10K nautical miles on…"
"I'm a bit surprised you need to replace the bearings on an 2008. I've not heard of any issues other than early model 43s required a brace be installed at the quadrant. Actually the issue was discovered by Franc who happens to own and run…"
Has anyone replaced the rudder bearings on a beneteau 40 2008/9? If someone has done this job could they please tell me what the part numbers are for both the bronze upper and lower bearing sleeves and also for the nylon thrust washers. The jefa? rudder shaft diameter is 60mm.I have !ooked on the beneteau spare parts website without success.Also I am trying to find the workshop notes for rep!acing the bearings as I know with the oceanis 411 the bottom bearing is glued (3M 5200) in but I don't…See More
at the moment I prefer a Folding Prop due to better performance while sailing and also when "motoring".
My gearbox has a ratio in forwarding of 2.36.
don't worry... I'm not American....I'm Italian :-)