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      Halo replied to the thread How old is your saildrive?.
      Unless you are setting off on a mega journey just use it ,with due maintenance until you have a problem. Plenty of things wear out...
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      Halo replied to the thread Suzuki 2.5 T4 Outboard.
      Are you sure there is no water?? The amount that comes out of mine is tiny but it keeps on running. A few years ago I cleared a load...
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      The management said we needed some new garden furniture so we went to B&Q. Got some good stuff cheap and were about to leave when it...
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      Halo replied to the thread Smoking Yanmar 2GM20F.
      Looks like part burnt fuel. Is the air filter really clean and no blockage? Could be a result of heavy loading. Does the prop turn...
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      Dear All My Lewmar windlass has gone very slow and grinds to a halt after a few revs - even going down under tension. The terminals are...
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      Halo replied to the thread Replace flares or buy a PLB.
      I used my 30 year old pyro flares on November 5 at a location 60 miles from the sea. Every one went off fine. I will never replace my...
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      Halo replied to the thread Patio Magic?.
      Never had that problem but I don’t get a lot on the window panels. Perhaps talk to the manufacturer and see if they can recommend a...
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      Halo replied to the thread Cruising Chute technique..
      I have two chutes. One asymmetrical and a smaller one not. Dead downwind the symmetrical with the main feeding it from one side and...
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      Halo replied to the thread Dilemma- Small Yanmar diesel.
      As Slowboat said a small quantity of oil in the cylinder could get it going and once running things may look a lot better. For years...
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      Halo reacted to Slowboat35's post in the thread Dilemma- Small Yanmar diesel with Like Like.
      You don't need to take the head off to see if a valve is stuck, just the rocker cover. It's the work of a few minutes but imho there's...
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      Halo replied to the thread How Not to Fall Off.
      Sailor distracted with flies open. How innocent we were taking it that they were having a pee rather than getting oral gratification.
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      Halo replied to the thread Seacock failure.
      I replaced my brass seacocks with bronze after they suffered de zincifification a few years later I replaced the bronze ones after the...
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      Halo replied to the thread Fender valves.
      Remember to lubricate the valve with a little spit.
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      Halo replied to the thread Treating the bottom of my Iron Keel.
      This is a general problem which I have faced for decades. My priority would be to stop water getting between your lovely new epoxy and...
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      Did anyone see it? The items featuring a motor cruiser driven onto rocks at high speed and a rescue in a cave were amazing!
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