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    Boat Rewiring and more….Part 3

    I managed to get to work on the boat yesterday after contending with freezing weather last weekend and a blizzard earlier this week. I'm on the final stages of the rewiring project. I've replaced all...

    kiwisailor 03-19-2017 06:29 AM

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    SpicePacket 03-17-2017 06:30 PM

    1984 E30+ Strut Replacement Part 5- Final

    Finally got it done. Four days and four rounds of epoxy.

    The first round of filler was very thick to hold the strut in place. Temperatures were in the low 50's during the process, and I used slow...

    bigd14 03-14-2017 09:39 PM

    1984 E30+ Strut Replacement Part 4

    I was finally able to put in a full day of work on the boat today. As shown in the last strut replacement blog, I started out thinking I would prop up the shaft on a barrel and some wood. I quickly...

    bigd14 03-09-2017 09:18 PM

    Boat Rewiring and more….Part 2

    As I mentioned in Part 1 of my blog I replaced all the old circuit breakers with new E-T-A breakers with ratings now correctly matched to the circuits so as to protect both the wiring and to the type...

    kiwisailor 03-09-2017 12:02 PM

    Talk me out of cutting a hole in the bulkhead...

    Remodeling project going on at the chart table! There are new toys to install and a few things about the previous iteration have been bugging me. It turns out that my brain has trouble reading the...

    toddster 03-05-2017 06:34 PM
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