"I'm in Tacoma, WA and could be interested, if you are planning some kind of rendezvous.
We were in SE Alaska this past year and are planning to go again this April, returning late August or, perhaps, leaving the boat there for the winter."
"Brandon, Cascade Yachts was bought by an outfit in Astoria, OR. I forget their name but you can find them thru a Google search. They may have the records from the Cascade Yachts files. Have fun with your 36. They're a great boat. "
"Just had a similar experience, in my Cascade 36 going to Hawaii. I lay up in the for-peak, for about a half hour, and noticed that when the boat plunged into a wave, at certain angles, water would come in thru the anchor locker drain. When the boat…"
"I need some advice on the chain plates of my Cascade 36. They are the type which were embedded in the fiberglass hull roving. I have been pretty diligent about keeping them properly caulked, so that salt water would not migrate down there and cause…"
"hawaii%20sailing%20002.JPG Tracker%20Round%20Trip%202015.PNG For anyone contemplating an ocean crossing with a Cascade 36, just wanted to share two items I incorporated, that were really useful on a recent round trip to Hawaii.
"Thomas: Maybe you've already done this project.
Here's how I handled the same issue on my ol' 36, Koru.
Grind the surfaces, with 36 grit, about 4 inches back from the center of the joint. (angle grinder is quick, but messy).
"we had this same hydraulic drive on our 2008 B43.
I agree with Jeff Shukis. This is a really nice hydraulic drive. It was extremely reliable and of sturdy construction. Well worth repairing if possible."
"Can anyone tell me if this is normal? Pre-purchase survey indicated: "The aft lower shroud chain plates for the main mast are not installed with the same orientation on the vessel. The starboard side chain plate is installed in a side to…"
Dave Shore asksDoes anyone know the manufacturer of the hydraulic auto helm installed on some B43's? The piston on mine has a leak on the bottom where the mounting pole sits. Looks like the packing or o-ring fell apart.My French built 2007 Oceanis 40 has a type 2 linear drive contact isThierry ETCHETO Responsable Vente France +33 (0) 559 562 646+33 (0) 682 828 050+33 (0) 559 569 firstname.lastname@example.orgLECOMBLE & SCHMITT SAS - BP N° 2 - 156 route de Briscous - 64240 Urt - France…See More