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by Boblee
Tue May 22, 2007 6:54 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: charging the boats batteries using a 12 volt power source
Replies: 11
Views: 1264

I have found no problems over the last five years with running a separate 6mmx2 circuit through a 30 amp relay and circuit breaker to a socket beside the trailer plug. This has been used for charging batteries in our camp trailer and now the 26M we also have a separate battery midline for accessorie...
by Boblee
Tue May 22, 2007 12:41 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: TLDI-90: Oil Consumption?
Replies: 13
Views: 2079

I was told with my Evinrude that the first twenty or so hours was programmed to use more oil before it cuts back, maybe the TLDI is the same.
by Boblee
Mon Jan 15, 2007 8:12 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Macgregor 30M 2008?
Replies: 24
Views: 3654

Mackman in Australia make a 28' not sure about the width but it is wider than the 26x it is almost a direct copy of. It has up to 100 hp motor. I seriously looked at it before buying the M but with the extra weight (bigger vehicle) and slightly deeper draught and of course higher price $100,000 AUS....
by Boblee
Wed Oct 25, 2006 2:01 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Improving access to rear bunk on 26M
Replies: 8
Views: 1211

Thanks for that, really appreciate it and think I will just leave it for a little to see if maybe the problem just evaporates here too.
I did go through the mods section but will really have to learn how to search properly.
Thanks again
by Boblee
Wed Oct 25, 2006 6:41 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Improving access to rear bunk on 26M
Replies: 8
Views: 1211

Improving access to rear bunk on 26M

Was thinking of improving access to the rear bunk by hinging the steps but thought maybe the steps are support between the upper and lower hull.
Can anyone enlighten me and/or has anyone done this.
Thanks
by Boblee
Sat Sep 23, 2006 11:14 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Changing views on “Going Big”
Replies: 35
Views: 9488

Instead of containering the boat around the world would it be better to swap boats with those in other countries? With the amount of boats out there now perhaps it could work similar to the time share concept. Just an idea.