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by Divecoz
Tue Nov 30, 2004 6:48 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Johnson Versus Suzuki
Replies: 14
Views: 2391

Johnson Versus Suzuki

They look alike the spec's are the same ??? from what I have read or so it seems .
Why have I not read about Johnsons on this board ?? Seems a White Johnson / Bombader would look really nice on the Back of a Mac Gregor
by Divecoz
Sat Nov 27, 2004 4:39 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Dimensions of the 26M
Replies: 1
Views: 525

IMHO

Contact MacGregor Direct and eliminate a lot of hassels . WE live in Mexico Part Time and I see a lot of folks Pulling thier hair out trying to import things for the first time. and Good Luck : ) Aduana is always fun
by Divecoz
Thu Nov 25, 2004 11:35 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Voids in water ballast tank of 26M
Replies: 117
Views: 18031

I was concerned

I still feel this problem will be dealt with in a satisfactory way/solution. I am for one, after much searching still convinced the Mac 26 M is the boat for us and Audrey and I will be calling Bill today or tomorrow and setting up an appointment to see him for Sunday. Where could I get so much BANG ...
by Divecoz
Tue Nov 23, 2004 6:12 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Voids in water ballast tank of 26M
Replies: 117
Views: 18031

But if he lives in Florida

Kevin, I'd say your estimate is fairly accurate. It cost over 3 grand to get my cracked transom repaired and this problem is more serious. These guys aren't cheap and it can be a very nasty job. Somebody is going to have to deal with all the itchy fiberglass, nasty dust and brain deadening chemical...
by Divecoz
Mon Nov 22, 2004 6:15 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Voids in water ballast tank of 26M
Replies: 117
Views: 18031

THERE HAVE BEEN THREE OF US

There have been three of us . . .mostly lurking on this board as of late who had PLANNED to buy a 26M I for one am now waiting to see. Dang if they end up out dancing a Lawyer what would they do to me ??? :? decided to add this If I was to send a email to the Factory (should I ?) not being a publish...
by Divecoz
Sat Nov 20, 2004 11:02 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Voids in water ballast tank of 26M
Replies: 117
Views: 18031

absolutely

Was the ballast tank dye checked........?? what is the leak down rate in the ballast tank?? Those will be questions the factory will ask.. SOunds like theproblem is still in the discovery stage... But I would be real hesitant to sign anything I had not seen myself and checked myself. Unless of cour...
by Divecoz
Sat Nov 20, 2004 4:00 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Voids in water ballast tank of 26M
Replies: 117
Views: 18031

I as well would sign

As I was/ may still be to be a new owner to be and I am sure Roger Macgregor has NO desire to start losing sales and becomeing the Bayliner of Trailer Sailors
by Divecoz
Fri Nov 19, 2004 6:28 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Voids in water ballast tank of 26M
Replies: 117
Views: 18031

I have a question for you CHIP!

PLease give us your hulll number. I am looking to buy (WAS) and am concerned about buying a MacGregor now in the same series. I for one will wait to read just how MacGregor handles this problem.
YT Richard
in waiting
by Divecoz
Fri Nov 12, 2004 1:34 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Question about changing windows
Replies: 13
Views: 1869

DIY

Take a 1/4 in. socket and an extention use a drill and a bench grinder . Till ya get it down it may not be perfect but will surfice for your needs
by Divecoz
Mon Oct 25, 2004 7:55 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Cabin lights
Replies: 41
Views: 10360

How about

by Divecoz
Sun Oct 24, 2004 9:38 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Where are other M and X er's
Replies: 11
Views: 1842

Chuck You bring back memories

I lived and worked in NH for about 4 years. Worked at Seabroook lived in Wells and then the first small town below the lake Winnepesaukee not far from a traffic circle, then Dov-a/ Dover. I owned and rode a Harley back then and was single. . . . . . .. . . . . . . boy a lot of things have changed si...
by Divecoz
Sat Oct 23, 2004 10:32 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Need advice - buying new MacGregor26M 2005
Replies: 10
Views: 2817

I'm new too

So as I read from numerous post . . .many of the things a dealer would LOVE $$$$ to sell me can in fact be bought else where. Ahhhhh but for the newbee where is else where ?? I am looking at making a healthy investment (cash out of hand :cry: ) and would like to be in the best position I can be for ...
by Divecoz
Thu Oct 21, 2004 7:33 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Transporting a 26X in a 40' shipping container
Replies: 6
Views: 1088

THen IMHO

Keep posting and searching looking and asking and SOON some sailor with heart and the knowledge you need will come to your aid. I know we do it with concerns to Scuba etc etc and with MGB's . Meaning NOT everyone is in it for the buck though it might take a bit of time to find a TRUE sailor . I for ...
by Divecoz
Tue Oct 19, 2004 7:54 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Transporting a 26X in a 40' shipping container
Replies: 6
Views: 1088

Why Not Contact

Why Not Contact MacGregor directly?? As I would think from what I read on their site they do this regularly with great success. :)
by Divecoz
Mon Oct 18, 2004 5:45 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Pouring Concrete as ballast - Crazy?
Replies: 23
Views: 4066

Just a thought

But why not try using lead or steel shot ?( btw steel would really suck in salt water ) Buy it in bulk ?? Have the honey sew perforated bags capable of holding 5 to 10 lbs of shot each. These would be like the weight bags I use for diving and are very moldable. OR. . .Why not buy lead pigs like the ...