When I start any summer journey I always fill all the space under the floor with 1.5l bottles of watter, wich use to provide enough drinking watter for a month.
With regard to an additional fuel tank I installed one (70l) under the the…"
"Looked at my cutlery drawer and will have brother-in-law with cabinet shop in Tulsa make me a drawer. There is a support board at the back of the boards that the drawer slides are attached to. The back board runs completely across the…"
"We are on our 3rd year cruising the Bahamas. Wife and I on B40. The aft berth has become our main storage area. We do have plastic tubs just tall enough to go under floor boards for can goods. bilge just in front of engine on port…"
We went trough the same projects on Hibernia.
For batteries we installed 4x150AH Mastervolt Slim line that fit where the 2 original 140AH wet cells. Very good quality holding charge very well even after 6 years.
Battery control by Mastervolt…"
I saw this fix.
Since the fuel gauge is not reliable and even the location and flat shape of the diesel tank is not very easy to measure with an appropriate NMEA2000 gauge we installed. I rely on engine (and generator) hours…"
Yes I thought my backstays were loose as well and paid a rigger to to check tensions and inspect all fittings. To my surprise he informed me the person who stepped my mast did a perfect job of tensions and rigging and made no changes. Of…"
"We are retiring next year and plan to sail to Alaska sometime next summer. Is anyone interested in a Cascade rendezvous. Somewhere on the west coast? If not next year maybe the year after. We are going to be headed south to…"
I have a 2008 B40 that a similar problem. On my boat the prop shaft tube exits the hull with only a bead of caulking to keep water from seeping along the tube and entering the boat. Beneteau told the marina that this is the indicator that the…"
"Chris - I ordered the service kit the day you replied. When I installed the new parts, I couldn't see any damage to the old valves or diaphragm, so I was skeptical, but worked like a charm!
Thanks for your help!