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by floater
Wed Aug 18, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RIB Goodwin - around Britain by Avon Searider
Replies: 16
Views: 12335

Re: RIB Goodwin - around Britain by Avon Searider

Part 9 out now
by floater
Fri May 14, 2021 6:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1000th post
Replies: 1
Views: 1350

1000th post

Only wish I had something worthwhile to say. :giggle:
by floater
Fri May 14, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: The Antique Outboards Section
Topic: OMC 40hp Gearboxes - late 1960s
Replies: 21
Views: 6573

Re: OMC 40hp Gearboxes - late 1960s

I too have battled with many seized bolts whilst wrestling with outboards, even stainless screws are no guarantee. I have usually resorted to drilling them out once broken, I've never had much success with any of the special extractor tools which promise much but deliver only a hardened sheared off ...
by floater
Wed May 12, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RIB Goodwin - around Britain by Avon Searider
Replies: 16
Views: 12335

Re: RIB Goodwin - around Britain by Avon Searider

Part 8 now out



Look at me getting to grips with technology
by floater
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Stapley restoration
Replies: 3
Views: 2158

Re: Stapley restoration

Keep an eye on your wallet as well, although you don't need reminding on that :giggle:
by floater
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Stapley restoration
Replies: 3
Views: 2158

Stapley restoration

Looks familiar, be Interesting to follow

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=c_Rym8RPGOM&feature=share


by floater
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:37 pm
Forum: The Engine Room
Topic: What Battery
Replies: 8
Views: 4380

Re: What Battery

I've used tayna batteries for my vehicles, fast delivery and good after sales service, they're a bit limited in offerings of 75Ah marine batteries though.

https://www.tayna.co.uk/marine-batteries/types/75ah/
by floater
Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: The Engine Room
Topic: What Battery
Replies: 8
Views: 4380

Re: What Battery

I had a marine / leisure battery on my Merc 80 and it gave sterling service, even one Chertsey meeting when I spent nearly all day winding the thing over but not getting it to run :cry: only wish I could remember the make, it was nothing special, in fact I picked it up at a boat jumble supposedly li...
by floater
Sun Jan 03, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RIB Goodwin - around Britain by Avon Searider
Replies: 16
Views: 12335

Re: RIB Goodwin - around Britain by Avon Searider

Part seven available now

https://youtu.be/qrPsEGx7zZM

And I still haven't learned how to paste the video into the post, just the link :hmmm: