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by pelagic
Sat Sep 03, 2022 9:33 am
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: freedom M28
Replies: 7
Views: 251

Re: freedom M28

Thanks, I'll check it out.
by pelagic
Fri Sep 02, 2022 7:37 pm
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: freedom M28
Replies: 7
Views: 251

Re: freedom M28

I can fit 8 3/4"x 18" without modification
by pelagic
Fri Sep 02, 2022 7:35 pm
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: freedom M28
Replies: 7
Views: 251

freedom M28

Does anyone have a source for propane tanks to fit the M28's locker? At this point I have to use 5 lb tanks or modify the locker to fit 11 lb..thanks, John
by pelagic
Sun Jul 31, 2022 7:43 am
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Camber spar
Replies: 20
Views: 1535

Re: Camber spar

Just setting up my camber spar for the first time, on the fitting for the forestay, what type of pin/ bolt is used? TIA John
by pelagic
Mon Jul 18, 2022 9:51 pm
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Mainsail battens
Replies: 2
Views: 241

Mainsail battens

Does anyone have a good source for battens for the m 28 mainsail? I dont mind doing some fabricating for stock battens.
by pelagic
Mon Jul 04, 2022 7:25 pm
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Masthead removal
Replies: 28
Views: 1471

Re: Masthead removal

When you all installed your tricolors how did you do your alignment. I found this difficult with the mast out of boat. I also fouled up by using a taller than necessary stand off and wound up creating a little chunk of dirty air for the wind instrument transducer so when sailing very deep I would g...
by pelagic
Mon Jul 04, 2022 8:50 am
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Masthead removal
Replies: 28
Views: 1471

Re: Masthead removal

I ended up mounting the tricolor/anchor light on a mast made of two stanchion bases w tube to raise it above the crane. the vhf I mounted to the side of the crane, wind instrument in front. I also ran 1" conduit with tie wraps. I would post pictures, but haven't figured out how..
by pelagic
Tue Jun 21, 2022 8:06 am
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Masthead removal
Replies: 28
Views: 1471

Re: Masthead removal

hopefully tie wraps should keep it in place, if heavy enough. I have also filled a mast with foam peanuts, works great.
by pelagic
Mon Jun 20, 2022 7:49 am
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Masthead removal
Replies: 28
Views: 1471

Re: Masthead removal

It would seem ideal to run wire inside conduit, with tie wraps around.. possibly one for lights and a smaller one for vhf/ wind indicator secured together...?
by pelagic
Thu Jun 16, 2022 5:43 pm
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Masthead removal
Replies: 28
Views: 1471

Re: Masthead removal

Thanks for the info,I am adding a tricolor/ anchor light, and was thinking I would mount it on a post to get it above the crane..