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by P2264
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Whitlock wheel steering
Replies: 3
Views: 639

Re: Whitlock wheel steering

Hi I seem to have lost the rather long reply I thought I had posted earlier, so here goes again. I have owned my Corsair since 1992 as this was my first boat I guess I was not aware the steering was stiff, in 2013 I decided to change the engine while it was out I re routed the steering cables which ...
by P2264
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Westerly water filler cap
Replies: 0
Views: 692

Westerly water filler cap

Hi has anybody got a spare water filler cap off the deck fitting I have lost mine off my Corsair, Trafalgar ? Don't stock them anymore I am considering having at least one made, or even 3D printed, but if I could buy an original one that would be great please.
Mike
by P2264
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Corsair Anchor Locker Alteration.
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: Corsair Anchor Locker Alteration.

Hi I am not sure if anybody will visit this thread again, but I have had my Corsair for 25 years, when I bought her the chain locker was designed to drain into the bilge which was horrible, I blocked the drain and drilled a hole as low in the locker as possible not easy as it really needs drilling f...
by P2264
Sun Feb 03, 2013 11:27 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Lucas Cav fuel filter
Replies: 1
Views: 954

Lucas Cav fuel filter

Hi somewhere I have the details of all the filters on my Corsair, but they are on the boat and I want to order new ones, has anybody got the part number for the replacement cartridge for the Lucas CAV fuel filter and water trap.
Regards Mike
by P2264
Mon Jan 28, 2013 2:47 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Fixed screen for a Corsair
Replies: 1
Views: 734

Fixed screen for a Corsair

Hi anybody know where I can get a windscreen for my Corsair Pleaase
Mike
by P2264
Thu Oct 04, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: volvo penta md2b broken
Replies: 34
Views: 12708

Re: volvo penta md2b broken

Hi Martyn. If you have not already been in touch with Beta Marine you should, I have ordered a 38hp for my Corsair and it is not as expensive as quoted here and I think they do have a gearbox with a Left Hand output but it needs an oil cooler which is extra but possible less than a new prop. They wi...
by P2264
Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:38 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Installing a Beta engine in Corsair
Replies: 4
Views: 1880

Re: Installing a Beta engine in Corsair

Hello Mike again.
Did you change the prop shaft to a larger dia if so by how much do you have any idea how long it was?
Regards Mike.
by P2264
Tue Sep 25, 2012 9:10 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Installing a Beta engine in Corsair
Replies: 4
Views: 1880

Re: Installing a Beta engine in Corsair

Thanks Mike. I am planning to do the job myself, with the assistance of the staff and crane at Glasson Dock up here in Morecambe Bay. I have ordered the 38 hp and it is coming with the engine mounts ready prepared for the Corsair. I have a Brunton prop at present but will have to buy a new one as th...
by P2264
Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:41 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Beta 38 hp in a Corsair or Oceanranger
Replies: 1
Views: 761

Beta 38 hp in a Corsair or Oceanranger

I am about to fit a Beta 38 hp into my Corsair, has anybody on the forum done this already I am selling my old unit I hope.
Regards Mike
by P2264
Fri Jul 27, 2012 5:42 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Installing a Beta engine in Corsair
Replies: 4
Views: 1880

Installing a Beta engine in Corsair

Hi Is there anybody who has installed a Beta Engine in their Corsair, I am considering the 38hp recommended by Beta and would like to hear from anybody who has done this and how has it performed compared to the VP 2003.
Regards Mike.