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by bcassedy
Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Renaming Boat
Replies: 8
Views: 121

Re: Renaming Boat

As to removing the letters: Given their age, they're probably brittle and won't pull away from the hull in one piece. You could try heating/warming them with a hair dryer and then see if they become pliable enough to peel away from the hull. If that doesn't work, you could still try the hair drier a...
by bcassedy
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Topside Paint and Preparation
Topic: Topside paint question
Replies: 8
Views: 199

Re: Topside paint question

Yeah, but Joel, by not painting with glossy white on the foredeck the ease of tanning under one's chin is eliminated.... :roll: :roll:

... oh, you wanted good jokes.... :lol:

Bill
by bcassedy
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Boat and Hull
Topic: For when you'd like to blast the hull / other metal parts...
Replies: 2
Views: 107

For when you'd like to blast the hull / other metal parts...

I ran across this YouTube video about a DIY sandblast unit for under $10 (Jeff'll love it! :lol: ). It's not for large jobs but if you'd like to blast (uses walnut shells from Harbor Freight) a spot/section on the boat this might be useful. It would eliminate sanding swirls. https://www.youtube.com/...
by bcassedy
Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: About My Boat Brags
Topic: Iam new here so Hello all
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: Iam new here so Hello all

You've got a good boat! Welcome aboard!

Bill n Sharon
by bcassedy
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Chicago boat show
Replies: 8
Views: 227

Re: Chicago boat show

Count me in!

Bill
by bcassedy
Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Waste Water Systems
Topic: Waste tank/s setup question
Replies: 20
Views: 1185

Re: Waste tank/s setup question

Got the Scad monitoring system from Ahoy Captain.
https://www.ahoycaptain.com/scad_tm01.html

Bill
by bcassedy
Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Thinking about summer
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Re: Thinking about summer

Nice pic, nice story....


... where'd I put our time machine??!?!??!!?


.. oh yeah, she's on the hard, 'waiting for some TLC to get her ready. Then into the water and time will (hopefully) stand still as she pulls all the day's cares away...

Bill
by bcassedy
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: About My Boat Brags
Topic: New member, new boater.
Replies: 5
Views: 163

Re: New member, new boater.

Welcome aboard!! I can't be certain, but I believe the Admiral and I, while on our (normally) yearly trip from Cincy down to Madison, In. on the Ohio R. spotted a River Cruiser.

Bill
by bcassedy
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Boat and Hull
Topic: Air Conditioning
Replies: 27
Views: 2664

Re: Air Conditioning

In the summer of 2016 our cruiseaire unit (thruhull feed for cooling medium), which had been limping along, gave up the ghost. I researched replacement units and finally settled on a Marinaire 16k btu ac/heat unit. http://www.marinaire.com/Marine-air-conditioner-16000-btu-110V-p/msba16k2.htm There n...
by bcassedy
Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Michigan surveyor
Replies: 5
Views: 168

Re: Michigan surveyor

Nobody'll shoot ya.... ... cuz owning a boat is both a labor of love and for those short a few bricks (used 'em as ballast!).... ;) "What!?!?!? I installed/replaced the engine impeller(s) and there are bubbles coming from under the boat!!!!" (Ie. what'll happen when the impeller housing is...

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