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by dj7613
Mon Jul 16, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: Konsort cabin floor - what did Westerly use as finish
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Konsort cabin floor - what did Westerly use as finish

Hello I have a Westerly Konsort and parts of the saloon floor finish has been damaged by condensation. The timber floor therefore needs a gentle sanding and the appropriate varnish applied. My question is: what is the treatment that Westerly used to the original floor? Your help would be much apprec...
by dj7613
Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Instruments & electrics
Topic: Are my batteries knackered now?
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Are my batteries knackered now?

Are my #Batteries knackered now? Got back to my boat today and find power tripped. Seems to be a fault on the marina power socket. Was ok when I left and my plug may have been moved as locals seemed to be aware of socket fault! However my batteries discharged...poss to 9v. Now charger on and engine ...
by dj7613
Wed May 23, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Empty fuel from suzuki 2.5 outboard
Replies: 3
Views: 321

Re: Empty fuel from suzuki 2.5 outboard

Well just tipped it out keeping engine the right way up. Seems to be ok. Put in new premium unleaded and it is running well in my garage.
David
by dj7613
Tue May 22, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Empty fuel from suzuki 2.5 outboard
Replies: 3
Views: 321

Empty fuel from suzuki 2.5 outboard

Getting my dinghy and outboard sorted I hope for summer cruise. Dealer advises new fuel so have to empty old fuel. These engines have to be kept one way up so what is best way to empty fuel tank?
David
by dj7613
Thu May 17, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: WOA events
Topic: ECG 50th
Replies: 0
Views: 187

ECG 50th

Sharina II off N Foreland on way to Harwich for ecg 50.m
by dj7613
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Cabin fittings & installations
Topic: Sealord water tank switching
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Sealord water tank switching

Westerly Owners Group is a Public Group with 2736 members. How do I switch water tanks on a Sealord? KevinGYToday at 4:43 AM I recently purchased a Sealord. It has two water tanks - one to port and on to starboard. The deck fill is on the starboard side, but there is no port side deck fill. I assume...
by dj7613
Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: WOA events
Topic: Beaulieu Boat Jumble
Replies: 3
Views: 435

Re: Beaulieu Boat Jumble

Good luck. Let us know how you get on.
ps If we have any left you ca get a free 50th anniversary rally banner. :)
by dj7613
Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Vetus STM3690 fuel filter
Replies: 1
Views: 263

Re: Vetus STM3690 fuel filter

When you take your old one apart you should be able to find it if you look carefully. I wonder if it is a spare for the drain nut end?
by dj7613
Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: WOA events
Topic: Beaulieu Boat Jumble
Replies: 3
Views: 435

Re: Beaulieu Boat Jumble

WOA has a stand at Beaulieu. Stand no Red 024 which is right in front of you as you go in. Please come along and say hello and sign the visitors book and get your WOA burgee and rally banner. Tim and Jackie Pullen from the Admin office will be there along with Centaur sailors and experienced helicop...
by dj7613
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Rudder straightening
Replies: 6
Views: 580

Re: Rudder straightening

Looks terminal. Get a new rudder.
by dj7613
Tue Apr 10, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Visitor pontoons at Berwick upon Tweed
Replies: 5
Views: 571

Re: Visitor pontoons at Berwick upon Tweed

Keep us informed...would be a great place to visit. Hopefully pontoons ok in season..
by dj7613
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Westerly Nimrod
Replies: 2
Views: 380

Re: Westerly Nimrod

WOA have a Boatline advice scheme for members (owners or potential members). Annual sub is only £15 and a Nimrod owner is listed.
by dj7613
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: ASAP Supplies offering WOA 10% Discount until end July
Replies: 2
Views: 393

Re: ASAP Supplies offering WOA 10% Discount until end July

WOA get 5% and the 10% is additional; so sounds also like 15% at the moment
by dj7613
Sat Apr 07, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Griffon Mk1 - Deck Refurb
Replies: 7
Views: 700

Re: Griffon Mk1 - Deck Refurb

Clean them up thoroughly and then use International Woodskin. Easy to apply and long lasting...looks better thsn old grey weathered teak.
by dj7613
Sat Apr 07, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Replacement engine for Centaur
Replies: 18
Views: 1425

Re: Replacement engine for Centaur

Have you tried Peachment for Nanni?