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by brokebill
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Cabin and Interior
Topic: Interior woods/ ways to tell difference between teak and mohogany
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Re: Interior woods/ ways to tell difference between teak and mohogany

My 1980 28' is teak for what it is worth. The factory used a spray on red mahogany stain to try and make it all look the same as teak can be any color from light to dark brown/red.
by brokebill
Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Winter storage
Replies: 2
Views: 188

Re: Winter storage

Thanks Bill, I will have to check them out.
by brokebill
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Winter storage
Replies: 2
Views: 188

Winter storage

Everyone on the Ohio in the Cincinnati, Northern Ky. area. Where do you winter over and who hauls you out. My storage home (marina) is getting shaky as to who owns it and what security that there will be in the future. I need a new home on the hard and a good boat hauler to get me there. Any suggest...
by brokebill
Thu Apr 12, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: A/C Wiring
Topic: updating wiring
Replies: 7
Views: 1108

Re: updating wiring

Big no, no to use solid conductor wire on a boat. It has to be marine wire, which means that it is silver coated, annealed, stranded wire. It's not cheep but is good insurance against fires and faulty wiring. Everything on boats moves independent of everything else. The solid wire will eventually fo...
by brokebill
Wed Mar 07, 2018 8:19 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: 1984 28 For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 1382

Re: 1984 28 For Sale

Nice looking boat, well maintained. I may be well uninformed but where did you get the side thruster?
by brokebill
Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: '59 houseboat on CL
Replies: 6
Views: 1616

Re: '59 houseboat on CL

It reminded me of house boats that were custom made on Kellogg Ave. Cincinnati, back in the 1960's. Any one remember the name of the boat company?
by brokebill
Mon Jun 19, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Exhaust manifold temp
Replies: 17
Views: 2783

Re: Exhaust manifold temp

Years ago I found that the assembly gaskets can be incorrectly punched out so that some water gets through but not enough, compare old gaskets with new ones.
by brokebill
Sun Jan 08, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Sunken 32`
Replies: 99
Views: 12131

Re: Sunken 32`

I started working on a 1980 28' sedan it was partially gutted, after refinishing the outside I started in the inside. While refinishing the outside I cut hand holes in the walls to loosen the deck cleats and light fixtures. Cutting the hand holes I found that the plywood they covered with vinyl had ...
by brokebill
Fri Oct 21, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Door needed
Replies: 6
Views: 1192

Re: Door needed

I have looked into the local glass companies and no one can get that extrusion and they don't want to make one that small. This sedan had one sliding door, I will check out eBay. Thanks
by brokebill
Thu Oct 20, 2016 2:39 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Door needed
Replies: 6
Views: 1192

Door needed

I have a 1986 -28' sedan. I need a sliding rear door. I was having the old door powder coated and lost part of the door frame #*%$@!.. I even have new glass for it.

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