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by ramirezpm
Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Trailers & Towing
Topic: Topic - cheapskates and fenders for trailer
Replies: 1
Views: 841

Re: Topic - cheapskates and fenders for trailer

Ok, I'm impressed!
by ramirezpm
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Book review
Replies: 1
Views: 1480

Re: Book review

This Old Boat has more narrative and reasons for stuff than the Maintenance Book. I like both of them.
Ramirezpm.
by ramirezpm
Wed Jul 03, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: New Mainsheet System (Airblock purchase)
Replies: 3
Views: 1268

Re: New Mainsheet System (Airblock purchase)

I suspect BWY is merely closed for the 4th of July Holiday. I expect you can reach them next week. They always have great service in the past.
by ramirezpm
Tue Jun 25, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: question about selling items
Replies: 2
Views: 1292

Re: question about selling items

Classifieds Tab at top has a category for equipment, services, accessories, products and even miscellaneous , not just the entire boat. Looks like you could sell anything there.
by ramirezpm
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Destinations, Clubs, Events and Venues
Topic: R2AK - a Macgregor entered!
Replies: 2
Views: 1146

Re: R2AK - a Macgregor entered!

Ok, that was funny. I liked it! Thanks for sharing that with us.
by ramirezpm
Tue May 21, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Mac19 restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 1949

Re: Mac19 restoration

800# of Water Ballast and a centerboard
by ramirezpm
Mon May 13, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: MacGregorSailors
Replies: 17
Views: 3423

Re: MacGregorSailors

Opps, before today last new member was June 2, 2018. Thanks Heath for the great work!
by ramirezpm
Mon May 13, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Where is my leak coming from?
Replies: 9
Views: 1995

Re: Where is my leak coming from?

To find leaks inside, the Great Don Casey recommends using water soluble marker on the bulkhead. You can draw a line up high and leave it to see any runs.
by ramirezpm
Mon May 13, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: MacGregorSailors
Replies: 17
Views: 3423

Re: MacGregorSailors

New member showed up today. Great News. Before today the last new member was Aug 2018, I think. Community is growing again!
by ramirezpm
Tue May 07, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: 1985 Mac 25 hull thickness
Replies: 7
Views: 2535

Re: 1985 Mac 25 hull thickness

I seriously doubt any core was used for the Hull of the MacGregor Boats. Core is only used in the Deck to reduce weight. More weight low down on the Boat is a good thing.

That said, have never drilled through the bottom of the Boat, so do not know the thickness of the solid fiberglass.
by ramirezpm
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: MacGregorSailors
Replies: 17
Views: 3423

Re: MacGregorSailors

Hey, I believe the Search function is working better! I found results from a search all the way to 2005.
Nice! Thanks Heath.
by ramirezpm
Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: MacGregorSailors
Replies: 17
Views: 3423

Re: MacGregorSailors

Thanks Heath, really missed my daily dose of MacGregor talk.
by ramirezpm
Tue Jun 26, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: 19M motor install
Replies: 2
Views: 1467

Re: 19M motor install

try searching using google or DuckDuckGo. Use the string "Site:macgregorsailors.com 19 motor transom. It shows a bunch of fixes for that. The search function on this site only goes back a short time due to a server problem.
by ramirezpm
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: 1985 Mac 24 poptop--gas strut mod
Replies: 4
Views: 1867

Re: 1985 Mac 24 poptop--gas strut mod

use a search engine, such as Duckduckgo, or google. Put in Site:macgregorsailors.com pop top gas strut. You will get a bunch of answers. The search engine of this site only goes back a short time due to a server problem.
by ramirezpm
Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Trailers & Towing
Topic: Where to find a used Macgregor 25 trailer in California?
Replies: 4
Views: 2647

Re: Where to find a used Macgregor 25 trailer in California?

I completely agree with BilgeMaster about the Title of a used Trailer. If it doesn't have a title, don't buy it. In Kansas an unscrupulous trailer owner will not register their purchase, so they don't have to pay taxes on the License plate each year. When they sell the trailer, the new owner gets ca...