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by Big Andy
Sat Jun 30, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Instruments & electrics
Topic: New Owner Questions - How To Replace Fuse In Switchboard
Replies: 6
Views: 726

Re: New Owner Questions - How To Replace Fuse In Switchboard

There is no fuse in it it's just a trip switch. Unless it's faulty you should be able to reset it and your fridge will work again, of course it could be a faulty fridge or fridge circuit that keeps tripping the switch. You could have a faulty trip switch and need to change it but that's easy to do. ...
by Big Andy
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Discus coachroof hand rails
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Re: Discus coachroof hand rails

Can't speak for a Discus but the ones on my Corsair are drilled and screwed to the deck head then plugged. If you are replacing with new it shouldn't be to much of a job removing them either by drilling the plugs and unscrewing or cutting them off flush and leaving the screw shaft behind. If intendi...
by Big Andy
Sun Jun 17, 2018 11:39 am
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: Discus saloon hatch
Replies: 6
Views: 667

Re: Discus saloon hatch

Sorry but I'm in West Wales so not a lot of help to you, you'll have to wait for someone from the SE to log on.
by Big Andy
Sun Jun 17, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: Discus saloon hatch
Replies: 6
Views: 667

Re: Discus saloon hatch

Can you tell us which area you are in?
by Big Andy
Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Gear Selector
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Gear Selector

by Big Andy
Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Gear Selector
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Gear Selector

There are exploded parts diagrams on line here :- https://www.marinepartseurope.com/en/e- ... 1C-HY.aspx That will give you a part number and starting point to assist your search.
by Big Andy
Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: Tiger fore hatch locking leavers
Replies: 4
Views: 616

Re: Tiger fore hatch locking leavers

A good starting point is Trafalgar Yacht Services in Fareham http://www.westerly-yachts.co.uk/ they are the font of knowledge of all things Westerly.
by Big Andy
Sat May 12, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Technical Information
Topic: Konsort fin keel
Replies: 7
Views: 727

Re: Konsort fin keel

As a salesman Roger you're top draw, I read that and nearly paid again and I'm already a member. :lol: I do have to agree with every thing you said, it's win win, what's not to like.
by Big Andy
Thu May 10, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Corsair Anchor Locker Alteration.
Replies: 11
Views: 1560

Re: Corsair Anchor Locker Alteration.

As this thread has bobbed up again I thought I'd update it with the (slow) progress so far. I have enlarged the anchor locker by bring the locker bulk head back about 8" at the top and angling it down so the bottom of it is close to where it stepped in the original design. This was as much to allow ...
by Big Andy
Tue May 08, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: Washing Up Bowl for Konsort Sink
Replies: 3
Views: 470

Re: Washing Up Bowl for Konsort Sink

We have one that fits the sink on a Corsair, what are the dimensions of the Konsort sink?
by Big Andy
Wed May 02, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Technical Information
Topic: Konsort Duo steering cylinder leaking
Replies: 3
Views: 658

Re: Konsort Duo steering cylinder leaking

Well sea star are still about so worth getting in touch. Not sure if they sell new only or can supply spares .
http://www.seastarsolutions.com/product ... w/seastar/
by Big Andy
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Penta Horsepower
Replies: 4
Views: 658

Re: Penta Horsepower

There should be an engine ID plate on the engine somewhere, usually on the port side assuming nobody has removed it in an earlier life. If you can find it the site below may help you with more info.

http://www.volvopenta.com/marineleisure ... ecals.html
by Big Andy
Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Corsair deck hatch sizes?
Replies: 1
Views: 385

Re: Corsair deck hatch sizes?

OK I'm back aboard so can sort it myself now. For future reference if anyone searches for the same info on a MK1 Corsair they are fore cabin and stern cabin 20" (51cm) square and the saloon 12 3/4" x 18" (32.5cm x 46cm). These mesurements are the opening size of the plastic trim the aluminium hatch ...
by Big Andy
Sun Apr 15, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Corsair deck hatch sizes?
Replies: 1
Views: 385

Corsair deck hatch sizes?

I very carefully measured the sizes of the deck hatches on my Corsair yesterday and put the piece of paper safely in the chart table where it remains. The problem is I'm now 100 miles away with saw, wood, and netting to make mozzie screens but no dimentions :oops: can anyone out there help me? It ju...
by Big Andy
Wed Mar 07, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Roller furling won't rotate
Replies: 12
Views: 1141

Re: Roller furling won't rotate

It looks like a rotostay to me, there's an image of one here with the name still on it and help on taking it apart. https://www.westerly-owners.co.uk/woaforum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3971&p=16599&hilit=rotostay#p16599 And more here. http://www.ybw.com/forums/showthread.php?110907-Changing-bearings-on-ro...