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by mike cunningham
Tue Apr 14, 2009 10:26 am
Forum: Cruising
Topic: safety equipment
Replies: 11
Views: 7333

Re: safety equipment

Re reefs, yes, that is how I do the reef set up. Now. I typically rig the second and third reef, I find I rarely use the first reef. As it turns out I don't often use the second reef either, Out here on the Bay it seems like its either blowing like crazy or its full main weather, just doesn't seem t...
by mike cunningham
Thu Apr 09, 2009 10:38 pm
Forum: Cruising
Topic: safety equipment
Replies: 11
Views: 7333

Re: safety equipment

Thanks for the responses. I had not thought about fire either. That would suck! Guess I will take a look at life raft rental, I have to admit it will be comforting to have one aboard with the kids. Regarding reef points I am seriously considering a set of fourth reef points on my 30. I had a hell of...
by mike cunningham
Sat Apr 04, 2009 12:25 pm
Forum: Cruising
Topic: safety equipment
Replies: 11
Views: 7333

safety equipment

I am preparing for my annual cruise down the California coast from SF to Monterey or possibly Morro Bay. I typically singlehand but this time I am thinking of inviting my Son and his friend along. The added responsibility of looking after the crew's safety has me in a quandary. Typically I sail this...
by mike cunningham
Tue Jan 27, 2009 11:25 am
Forum: Engines and Mechanical Systems
Topic: Coolant conditioner
Replies: 2
Views: 2368

Coolant conditioner

Its been way too long since I've flushed the coolant system. So long that I've forgotten what conditioner I used last time I flushed. I could go to the parts store and buy an off the shelf product easily enough but wondering if anyone has a recommendation. I have a 30 equipped with a 2GM20F. Thanks,...
by mike cunningham
Sat Dec 20, 2008 11:50 am
Forum: User Feedback
Topic: This New Site
Replies: 0
Views: 3693

This New Site

What a treat, we have our own site again after the loss of the FYI board several years ago. The site looks great, many many thanks to all involved and especially Geoff who seems to have done some serious heavy lifting to get all the manuals and tech information loaded.

Mike