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by Jeff L
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: The bitter end
Replies: 2
Views: 867

Re: The bitter end

Wrap the end of the rope with one or two turns of electrical tape. Cut the rope with a very sharp knife or razor blade in the middle of the taped section. Use the grill lighter to heat and melt the end of the rope. Whilst still melted, press the end onto a cool piece of flat metal (a hammer's side ...
by Jeff L
Sat May 18, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Performance & Tuning
Topic: Fuel Additives
Replies: 13
Views: 2959

Re: Fuel Additives

8) Doing a bit of research and Star Tron seems to get high marks. AND...8 oz @ $10 treats 128 GALLONS! That's a great bargain. AND the shelf life of this is indefinite. As long as it does not freeze and you keep it out of the sunlight it will last a long long time on the shelf. --Russ I use Startron...
by Jeff L
Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Oxidation remover and windows...
Replies: 4
Views: 1044

Re: Oxidation remover and windows...

If you are meaning, should the windows be protected from the compound,
The answer is yes the compound will mar the plastic of the windows...
by Jeff L
Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Port window gasket
Replies: 2
Views: 1132

Re: Port window gasket

Get a hold of Blue Water Yachts, located in the Seattle area of Washington.
They are the authorized dealer for Macgregor parts. Give them a call...
by Jeff L
Thu Nov 22, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Tattoo Yachts Discussion
Topic: Any news on the Tattoo 22?
Replies: 252
Views: 78120

Re: Any news on the Tattoo 22?

:D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D ... Maybe a MacGregor pizza franchise would be viable alternative. The MacGregor Pizza Co. offers three different 26" pies. While the 26"X pie and the 26"M pie are both rising stuffed crusts, the X pie is loaded with a variety of toppings that are t...
by Jeff L
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: New Glass 2 alternative
Replies: 32
Views: 8828

Re: New Glass 2 alternative

A question 1st sail. As I am interested, where does
one get this product, and what is it retail cost??? :macm:
by Jeff L
Mon Sep 03, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Thank You Health for getting the forum working again
Replies: 41
Views: 9057

Re: Thank You Health for getting the forum working again

So glad to see my favorite site back up again.

I was starting to get the shakes :D :D :D :D :D :D :macm:



Thank you Heath!!!
by Jeff L
Thu Mar 08, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Does Your Galley Wobble??
Replies: 14
Views: 4836

Re: Does Your Galley Wobble??

Once I saw where this was going, I stopped the video, and put on tall boots before restarting the video... :D :D :D


So this one.

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by Jeff L
Sat Feb 03, 2018 2:43 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Problem with Marine Part Depot
Replies: 7
Views: 2919

Re: Problem with Marine Part Depot

They have now fixed their phones and I can once again leave a message. I am also writing them a letter to send registered mail today. I know they have always been good to deal with, we have ordered a lot through them. I just do not understand not getting any reply, via phone or email. I need to ret...
by Jeff L
Sun Dec 31, 2017 12:25 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: YAY!!!!! IT"S BACK!!!!
Replies: 47
Views: 15273

Re: YAY!!!!! IT"S BACK!!!!

Hi Kevin, A post from Heath said to ask a moderator for address for where to send a check or money order, and I assume to whom to address the check or money order. Could you get me that information please? I would like to get some funds to him soonest. Also what is a normal amount one sends? Thanks...
by Jeff L
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:33 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: YAY!!!!! IT"S BACK!!!!
Replies: 47
Views: 15273

Re: YAY!!!!! IT"S BACK!!!!

Hi Kevin, A post from Heath said to ask a moderator for address for where to send a check or money order, and I assume to whom to address the check or money order. Could you get me that information please? I would like to get some funds to him soonest. Also what is a normal amount one sends? Thanks ...
by Jeff L
Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: YAY!!!!! IT"S BACK!!!!
Replies: 47
Views: 15273

Re: YAY!!!!! IT"S BACK!!!!

Heath worked until the very early morning hours to get this MacGregor/Tattoo site up again. It still needs some work so there may be a planned outage at some point but we’re running again. If you appreciate the board and Heath’s sponsorship of this forum, please consider contributing here: http://w...
by Jeff L
Sun Dec 25, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 20
Views: 4551

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all here at the forum !!! :)
by Jeff L
Sun Dec 20, 2015 8:14 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Water in bilges
Replies: 23
Views: 5054

Re: Water in bilges

NiceAft wrote:Yes, but Greg's Mac goes really, really, REALLY fast.

His solution to the problem, was create enough friction on the hull, so the bilge water just evaporates from the heat :!: :o :D

Ray
:D LOL :D :D :D
by Jeff L
Fri Dec 18, 2015 9:10 am
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Dear Santa...
Replies: 16
Views: 4797

Re: Dear Santa...

LoHo wrote:Snow runoff to fill the lakes.

Ditto X 1... :) Tahoe... :)