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by Gater Dunn
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:49 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Product placment
Replies: 1
Views: 1008

Product placment

Tonight's episode of NCIS had someone's Blue hulled Mac 26M plane as day.
by Gater Dunn
Thu Jun 04, 2015 8:18 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Honda BF 50 in reverse is ... GAAHHHH!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2873

Re: Honda BF 50 in reverse is ... GAAHHHH!!

has anyone ever had a argument with themselves while posting :o :D
by Gater Dunn
Tue Jun 02, 2015 10:36 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Honda BF 50 in reverse is ... GAAHHHH!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2873

Re: Honda BF 50 in reverse is ... GAAHHHH!!

Dave yes adjusting that little thinga ma jig while replacing the cables may have fixed the shifting problems. the original posters description sounded similar to what my motor did while idling in reverse IE a clunk that made motor jump possibly in and out of gear but not out of the water the tilt hy...
by Gater Dunn
Sun May 31, 2015 11:01 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Honda BF 50 in reverse is ... GAAHHHH!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2873

Re: Honda BF 50 in reverse is ... GAAHHHH!!

I also had shifting and throttle issues ( in reverse the motor almost jumped out of water with a loud clunking sound ) I replaced both cables and problem went away although after one year motor doesn't idle well so cable may have stretched a little, the mechanic can adjust that as its going in for s...
by Gater Dunn
Wed Dec 17, 2014 1:42 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Companionway lock
Replies: 25
Views: 4515

Companionway lock

It's been one month since I've been inside my boat to get it surveyed. we have had a lot of rain in that time ( to make up for the summer drought), yesterday the padlock denied me entrance to my own boat. :evil:
Is there any good water proof locks out there. that aren't a arm and a leg?
by Gater Dunn
Sun Dec 07, 2014 2:34 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: trip log app
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

Re: trip log app

I use this very inexpensive device: http://www.westmarine.com/buy/weems-plath--the-ship-s-log--3847175 And I _think_ I'm running the most automated boat on the forum. exactly what I want a Weems-Plath The Ships Log App on my tablet and android phone so I can edit away from the boat and look up stuf...
by Gater Dunn
Mon Dec 01, 2014 3:14 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: trip log app
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

trip log app

What good android apps are people using
for keeping boat info and trip log with a diary of daily happenings ?
I have a nexus5 and galaxy tab 10.0
Most of the apps I found record freight and other boats
by Gater Dunn
Mon Nov 24, 2014 10:11 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Helm seat
Replies: 8
Views: 3223

Re: Helm seat

Are you thinking of something like a removable leaning post? But one you could sit on instead of just lean against? I was thinking of a leaning post like Seapup's but with the seat at the normal seat level then I saw Seapup's and I have seat and deck envy, Dude you may cost me boat bucks. for start...
by Gater Dunn
Sun Nov 23, 2014 12:45 am
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Helm seat
Replies: 8
Views: 3223

Helm seat

I removed my helm seat. It bugged me. between it and the pedestal my feet wound up facing the wrong direction. Also it hinged on the port side so when coming up the ladder you had less leverage to lift it, and it only when up to vertical because of the Bimini, so then you had to dance around it and ...
by Gater Dunn
Sun Nov 23, 2014 12:16 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Best video at a slip ;-)
Replies: 6
Views: 1736

Re: Best video at a slip ;-)

boy did that video send me down a two hour bunny trail, I saw four wheel Russian mud flyin all American fun, Oh for got the Beer drinkin :D :P
by Gater Dunn
Fri Sep 12, 2014 11:34 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: random 26X thoughts and photos
Replies: 24
Views: 4502

Re: random 26X thoughts and photos

just swing the Admiral off the mast like this http://youtu.be/kiv0fxFcV3I :wink:
by Gater Dunn
Tue Sep 02, 2014 7:14 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Fifty Bucks for a Tow
Replies: 51
Views: 8385

Re: Fifty Bucks for a Tow

beene wrote:50 bucks....

All the times I have towed Highlanders butt around. ... never offered me 50 bucks....

http://youtu.be/3qmnJLh2Lrc
What part of the handle Highlander are ya missin :D :D
by Gater Dunn
Mon Aug 25, 2014 9:08 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: close maneuvers under sail
Replies: 19
Views: 1807

Re: close maneuvers under sail

Divecoz wrote:Personally I am surprised they allow sailing into a protected harbor/State Park.. Most State Parks TTBOMK have rules against such things..
what if your motor dies? gota use what ya got
by Gater Dunn
Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:01 pm
Forum: Destinations, Clubs, Events and Venues
Topic: Leaving Victoria B.C.
Replies: 0
Views: 1018

Leaving Victoria B.C.

I watched a 26m fuel up and leave the Inner Harbor yesterday July 22, abound 10 am then I drove to Dallas rd. and clover point and took some pics and vids with my phone not very close, but if it was you and you want them PM me and I'LL email to you.
Jeff