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by Gazmn
Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Storing Kayak in MacX
Replies: 5
Views: 722

Re: Storing Kayak in MacX

I gave up on kayaks and instead use standup paddle boards. Inflatable ones are the most Mac friendly but have kept hard ones also through the years.
by Gazmn
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: cutting a vent hole in the fuel locker
Replies: 10
Views: 2201

Re: cutting a vent hole in the fuel locker

Huh :? ?

The lockers are already open to the outside. I’m not understanding & pics may help.

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by Gazmn
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Sportdrive X-5 ... Ok or not for a Mac?
Replies: 36
Views: 7775

Re: Sportdrive X-5 ... Ok or not for a Mac?

The new seatalk nema 2000 is Much faster, as are the new autopilot heads logarithmically, with the evolution gyro capability. Basically, it does stuff you/we can’t imagine sans rudder interface even. Go to their website & talk to their geeks online & or phone. You won’t be sorry. If you’re absolutel...
by Gazmn
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Sportdrive X-5 ... Ok or not for a Mac?
Replies: 36
Views: 7775

Re: Sportdrive X-5 ... Ok or not for a Mac?

I started 13 years ago with a Raymarine SportPilot & loved how much room it Didn’t take up & the auto function it provided. But, make sure you have a rudder reference in your network. Bigger But: Raymarine + new Seatalk + Evolution network has come a Really Long Way :| So, unless it was ‘free for me...
by Gazmn
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: I hate to say it...
Replies: 28
Views: 7216

Re: I hate to say it...

:cry: ... :cry: ...

Are Mom & Dad splitting up :? :cry: :cry:

:| ...

I’m In on ANYTHING that needs to be dun to keep this site going! Sponsors, subscription- Anything :!:...
Like da’ man say’d :|... :cry:
by Gazmn
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Performance & Tuning
Topic: Its time to Re-power
Replies: 8
Views: 2240

Re: Its time to Re-power

Greetings, After 10 years of sailing with a Honda 30, the Admiral has finally given me the green light for a new motor. I am still researching the different motor options but was wondering if anyone has looked into or has any thoughts on a transom mounted engine motor bracket similar to the one in ...
by Gazmn
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Prop ding
Replies: 4
Views: 1503

Re: Prop ding

Ya gotta watch dat Keys skinny water 8) The aluminum Hydrus line is what you need for Evinrude, big eared / low pitch. You might even find an old OMC just get your spline # right :wink: & you gotta run your E-tec at high rpms to burn off the carbon buildup. Say a 10 min minimum/ month. Otherwise, it...
by Gazmn
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Friends' boat just went down
Replies: 51
Views: 13346

Re: Friends' boat just went down

I think I need to qualify my 2 scotch, armchair logic & off the cuff comment. I made an assumption regarding CSM. & while done with no malice & the Best of intentions, you know what happens when you ass-u-me... :D :D So guys... my bad, I “assumed” what CSM meant. Nevertheless, I’m thankful & graftef...
by Gazmn
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Another water ballasted trailer sailer
Replies: 11
Views: 2570

Re: Another water ballasted trailer sailer

You know what this tells me??

Keep my Mac 8) !

Thanks Rog & Thanks Heath - My contribution is coming for 2019 :wink:
by Gazmn
Tue Dec 25, 2018 2:51 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Bilge drain?
Replies: 9
Views: 2062

Re: Bilge drain?

Good Regroup. Sound plan. Now Follow through: Get a wet dry vac -Any kind & use it well! —& wait for Spring :P Just No Drilling or hole making! - “Put the gun down!!...” Pinky swear Promise :x :x ... Now let’s get real cool - Like Fonzi... Chill Out-Honey Bunny!... {adult language warning- Sorry...}...
by Gazmn
Tue Dec 25, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Another water ballasted trailer sailer
Replies: 11
Views: 2570

Re: Another water ballasted trailer sailer

Here we go again :P

Imitation is the greatest form of flattery...
by Gazmn
Sun Dec 23, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Friends' boat just went down
Replies: 51
Views: 13346

Re: Friends' boat just went down

:D :D
Combat Service Medal...

‘Nuff Said :P
by Gazmn
Tue Dec 11, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Our M26 appears in a music video...
Replies: 28
Views: 7519

Re: Our M26 appears in a music video...

Absolutely Loved It :D :D 8)

Love The Mac Product Placement :wink:

& it looks like Green Cups can make you just as Happy & Joyous as Red Solo Cups...

Heave Ho! Hey Ho!
- 8)
by Gazmn
Tue Dec 11, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Etec lower cylinder not firing
Replies: 21
Views: 4651

Re: Etec lower cylinder not firing

Ixneigh wrote:Well I went to the napa shop and bought 2 spare plugs. ...

Ix
Glad you got it running. I’m also intimidated by my E-tec like March. But you inspire hope :)

Do the E-tecs use a special sparkplug? Gold tipped or forged in Mordor :?
by Gazmn
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Etec lower cylinder not firing
Replies: 21
Views: 4651

Re: Etec lower cylinder not firing

Wow Ix,
I hope it all works out. I would be lost as to what to do - besides call BoatUS or Seatow :?