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by peteware
Sun Jun 26, 2016 1:52 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: mast how not to put up
Replies: 4
Views: 1429

mast how not to put up

you have got to see this one
yes we know how to put it up now lol
its going back on this week and ill post a video of the RIGHT way
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mI_Q03IR8S8
by peteware
Sun Jun 26, 2016 1:49 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Help needed please - with a succession of frustrating problems
Replies: 29
Views: 5939

Re: Help needed please - with a succession of frustrating problems

God wish you were in our neck of the woods We at second chance sailing would be there in a shot We had an email from a site member 2 weeks ago He has a centaur in Beaumaris it is being put in the water Monday 27th June And he needs it sailing over to Conwy to its new home He is new to sailing aren’t...
by peteware
Sat Mar 12, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: westerly sea cock repair head inlet and outlet
Replies: 5
Views: 1587

Re: westerly sea cock repair head inlet and outlet

hi all I was class 4 setter and cnc operator years ago these blake seacocks are a taper fit very good design they were tapered great idea so they would wear in over time you wont find anything that’s made to do that now no last 2 long (like they did ) there is one design floor in them if the top exp...
by peteware
Fri Mar 11, 2016 11:50 pm
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: westerly sea cock repair head inlet and outlet
Replies: 5
Views: 1587

westerly sea cock repair head inlet and outlet

westerly sea cock repair head inlet and outlet
new video second chance sailing hope there clear

remember if your boat sinks on its mooring the insurance will not pay out if the sea cocks are left open even if that’s not SUNK IT

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDZBB4ukWU0
by peteware
Fri Feb 19, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: nice to see the site back
Replies: 1
Views: 785

nice to see the site back

nice to see the site backup

https://youtu.be/i2Bp6fJ9mog
by peteware
Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: head toilet
Replies: 1
Views: 827

head toilet

advice please centaur head/toilet the toilet in our centaur is fitted offset to the left in the compartment don't know why might be great if your a 8stone woman or small bloke but 2 of us are big men. i need to refit it about 2" to the right has anyone moved the said bowl i know the only 2 pipes com...
by peteware
Wed Jan 27, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: sail makers and repairs and much more
Replies: 0
Views: 821

sail makers and repairs and much more

if anyone's in need of repairs or sails making give these a try https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O51IB6AWfDk
by peteware
Sun Jan 24, 2016 12:33 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: roller furling jib tangled problem
Replies: 12
Views: 3512

Re: roller furling jib tangled problem

hi lulabelle thanks for the kind words to us all there not trivial problems THEY'RE the same problems EVERY sailor on here has had at one time or another none of us were born sailor we all have to learn some the hard way and some like you have the sense to ask its like when we run aground in Conwy s...
by peteware
Sat Jan 23, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: roller furling jib tangled problem
Replies: 12
Views: 3512

Re: roller furling jib tangled problem

I have done a basic diagram hope it helps
by peteware
Fri Dec 25, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: merry christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 1185

merry christmas

merry Christmas to all on the westerly site from second chance sailing
now bring on the sun and good sailing to us all
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uth1TqKXFLY
by peteware
Wed Dec 16, 2015 12:05 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: second chance sailing westerly new video
Replies: 0
Views: 1218

second chance sailing westerly new video

hi all new video uploaded hope you like
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uNX26ZZquQ
by peteware
Fri Nov 20, 2015 7:34 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: gate valve
Replies: 0
Views: 899

gate valve

can anyone tell me the size of the original gate valve on top of the seacock that has the water strainer going to the engine on a centaur please i need to change it but might have to do in the water so need the exact one before removing the old one
by peteware
Mon Nov 16, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: westerly centaur
Replies: 5
Views: 1514

Re: westerly centaur

last owner did she's in lovely Conwy now swinging her nice rear end around