WoobaGooba

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  1. WoobaGooba

    Winter battery storage.

    Small Genasun charge controller and 50W solar panel
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    Propeller Shaft Fore/Aft play

    Not uncommon for boats to have offset struts that allow pulling the shaft w/o dropping the rudder. Hopefully yours is setup this way. Cheers
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    'Bulking' a halyard... best practices?

    Swapping out the cams for smaller diameter line might also be an option. I just did that on a set of Spinlock XTS. Replaced the 8-14s with 6-10s. Much better for the 8-10 mm lines I run. Cheers
  4. This. 1/8 dyneema. No idea what y'all talking about flipping it windward
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    Oh damn

    Time for a pennant upgrade... https://www.neropes.com/products/mooring-pendants/product/detail/cyclone-mooring-pendants/
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    Reliability B&G vs NKE

    Yup. What Moon said. I would not hand control of my autopilot over to an often non-reliable Windows PC.
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    Reliability B&G vs NKE

    An app on a Windows PC was driving your autopilot? Do tell.
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    Reliability B&G vs NKE

    OneNet. But not sure when/if it will see wide adoption.
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    B&G triton 2 depth no worky

    You have a DST200 speed temp depth sensor ... right?
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    Plastic on remote islands

    Mylar balloons. Seeing them more and more, way offshore en route to Bermuda, Halifax, and boat-hooked a few on the Figawi return last weekend.
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    more cowbell please

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    Yanmar 3GM30F Water Pump Recommendations

    How much is it new from Yanmar?
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    Wind instrument cable

    The 508 wind sensor cable connector is barely larger than the cable ... you might be able to snake it w/o cutting. IMO the wind vane design is ridiculously delicate ... handle with care.
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    Wind instrument cable

    OK, if wired that is probably the WS310. That connector is indeed larger than the 508, so I can see the need to have to cut and slice. I have a 310 waiting for install as well (508 replacement), please let us know what worked for you. I'm with you on the wired versus wireless choice.
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    Wind instrument cable

    Which specific B&G wind sensor are we talking about here?