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by seahouse
Sun Feb 01, 2009 11:39 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: new engine
Replies: 37
Views: 1976

Re: new engine

My dealer favours the ETEC 50 and 60s, saying, among other things, that they were cleaner running than the 4 strokes, something that ranks high on my priority list. When I heard that I thought to myself "yeah, right, how can that be?" As it turned out my "knowledge base" was not up to date with the ...
by seahouse
Thu Jan 29, 2009 11:43 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Potty Modifications to Comply w/ Government Regs - Canada, etc.
Replies: 13
Views: 2779

Re: US Boat Sailing in Canada

Hi Guys -- OK - here's the skinny on port-a-potties as quoted from the Canadian Government website. (So it MUST be true!) :) - Brian Sewage Restrictions Help Keep Our Waterways Clean There are restrictions against pumping sewage into all waters with the province of Ontario and some interior lakes of...
by seahouse
Thu Jan 29, 2009 11:08 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Potty Modifications to Comply w/ Government Regs - Canada, etc.
Replies: 13
Views: 2779

Re: US Boat Sailing in Canada

Oops! My mistake, thanks for the input - please note that I edited my FIRST POST to read "Porta -potties are verboten in ONTARIO waters". I might add that violations have been frequent, but enforcement in Ontario is reducing their incidence. It is the port-potty itself that is not allowed (unless it...
by seahouse
Wed Jan 28, 2009 11:59 pm
Forum: Destinations, Clubs, Events and Venues
Topic: US Boat Sailing in Canada
Replies: 21
Views: 3964

Re: US Boat Sailing in Canada

Hi --

Two things (=my 2 cents, Canadian currency).

1. Porta-potties are strictly verboten anywhere in Ontario waters.

2. In order to use the Nexus card EVERY person on board MUST posess a valid Nexus card.

-Brian.