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by dj7613
Sat Apr 07, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: ASAP Supplies offering WOA 10% Discount until end July
Replies: 2
Views: 496

ASAP Supplies offering WOA 10% Discount until end July

See ASAP supplies advert in Spring Journal
by dj7613
Fri Apr 06, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: JP - France - St Malo - Would be Konsort Owner
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: JP - France - St Malo - Would be Konsort Owner

Bjr JP. Nous avons un group Westerly en Les Isles anglo normandes. Ils sont pres de vous meme. Nous avons des membres en Dielette je pense. L'annee dernier nous avons voille a St Malo, c'est tres joli cite.
Mon bateau reste a Calais.
cordialement David
Vice commodore
by dj7613
Fri Apr 06, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Sealord Owners
Replies: 141
Views: 64954

Re: Sealord Owners

First have a look at your quadrant....take some pictures and then post them here. Westerly will have used standard steering systems so find out what yours is and then try googling the details. Whitlock made a lot of them and they have a uk agent....Whitlock South....the owner Cliff is very helpful. ...
by dj7613
Wed Apr 04, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Replacement engine for Centaur
Replies: 18
Views: 1887

Re: Replacement engine for Centaur

Yes larger inlet recommended.
by dj7613
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: MD2B overheated & stopped
Replies: 11
Views: 1084

Re: MD2B overheated & stopped

Bet you won't do that again! Make it a routine to check for cooling water every time you start.
David
by dj7613
Wed Mar 21, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Comments / suggestions on the Forum here please
Topic: News about plans for new WOA web site and discussion group
Replies: 4
Views: 945

News about plans for new WOA web site and discussion group

WOA is working on a new web site which will use the latest web software technology and will include a new Discussion Group with a hash tag search facility and facilities to post images and videos. The new site will cater for social and technical posts in linked but separate Groups with a common log ...
by dj7613
Wed Mar 21, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Priming/bleeding
Replies: 19
Views: 1765

Re: Priming/bleeding

Yes I agree. Anyone got a suggestion. The Racor 500 turbine filter looks good. I have one of those but it is on my fuel pollisher.
by dj7613
Tue Mar 20, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Priming/bleeding
Replies: 19
Views: 1765

Re: Priming/bleeding

Yes .... amazingly simple explanation. I felt a bit stupid but as you have found pumping technique is not obvious.
Davod
by dj7613
Tue Mar 20, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Buhk Exhaust Elbow
Replies: 10
Views: 1127

Re: Buhk Exhaust Elbow

You can see the Nanni one from my Centaur here. https://www.westerly-owners.co.uk/weste ... itle=Nanni

David
by dj7613
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Priming/bleeding
Replies: 19
Views: 1765

Re: Priming/bleeding

First time I did it I couldn't understand why I didn't get fuel through. I was gently lifting the manual fuel pump lever up and down......wrong! You have to press it down hard to pump. None of the books I read told me that.
David
by dj7613
Mon Feb 26, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Westely Oceanlord
Replies: 1
Views: 574

Re: Westely Oceanlord

I had to drop the rudder on my Discus/W33. Dug a hole and dropped rudder in to it. Some info on Wiki - search cutless bearing or here
https://www.westerly-owners.co.uk/weste ... us_and_W33
by dj7613
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Centaur fuel tank tap blocked or restricted?
Replies: 5
Views: 776

Re: Centaur fuel tank tap blocked or restricted?

Clearly gravity fed....but would expect a free flow.
by dj7613
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Engines & transmission
Topic: Centaur fuel tank tap blocked or restricted?
Replies: 5
Views: 776

Re: Centaur fuel tank tap blocked or restricted?

Hope the tank is ok. Had a Centaur in Calais that emptied fuel into the bilge, Hole in the corner of the mild steel tank.
by dj7613
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Cruise in company / crew wanted
Topic: The Wild West
Replies: 20
Views: 2345

Re: The Wild West

Check out the WOA Summer cruise....you may meet it.