Return to the home page...

Go Back   Moyer Marine Atomic 4 Community - Home of the Afourians > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.74 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Administrator
Forum: General Interest 07-10-2020, 06:26 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 8,177
Posted By Administrator
Of course. I wasn't criticizing your judgment,...

Of course. I wasn't criticizing your judgment, and I apologize if you took it that way. People go up the mast all the time. If given a choice, I don't.

Bill
Forum: General Interest 07-05-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 8,177
Posted By Administrator
The last time I went up a mast, it was on a...

The last time I went up a mast, it was on a not-so-close friend's boat, which is even dumber than going up your own mast.

I don't do aerials in our volunteer fire company anymore either.

Bill
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-05-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By Administrator
Suggest you start by watching this video...

Suggest you start by watching this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7Qc0HZ2juA).

Bill
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-05-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By Administrator
You know not to crank the engine incessantly with...

You know not to crank the engine incessantly with the thru-hull open, right? And don't leave the ignition switch on when the engine is still?

Bill
Forum: Polls 07-03-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 38,173
Posted By Administrator
Aside: One of the images includes a great shot...

Aside: One of the images includes a great shot of the proverbial UHS.

Bill
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-01-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 316
Posted By Administrator
Only under load? Bill

Only under load?

Bill
Forum: Cooling System 06-30-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 509
Posted By Administrator
I think 10 GPH would do the trick at sufficient...

I think 10 GPH would do the trick at sufficient pressure.

Consider a "plumber's helper."

Bill
Forum: Cooling System 06-30-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 509
Posted By Administrator
I think the success here may have had more to do...

I think the success here may have had more to do with pressure than volume.

Bill
Forum: Cooling System 06-28-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 509
Posted By Administrator
A one-inch hole 12 inches below the waterline...

A one-inch hole 12 inches below the waterline will flood the boat at a rate of 19 gallons per minute. For a two-inch hole, it's 78 gallons per minute.

Reference here...
Forum: Troubleshooting 06-26-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 319
Posted By Administrator
One of my grandsons 3D-prints stuff and might be...

One of my grandsons 3D-prints stuff and might be able to help. Don't know about the UHMW and temp requirements, though. I think he normally uses ABS.

Can you describe the desired specs?

Bill
Forum: Announcements 06-18-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,564
Posted By Administrator
Bumped. The video on carb issues now has...

Bumped.

The video on carb issues now has more than 1,400 views.

Bill
Forum: Cooling System 06-15-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By Administrator
Nice job, Ken! Bill

Nice job, Ken!

Bill
Forum: Reversing Gear 06-15-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By Administrator
You know the reversing gear won't stay in reverse...

You know the reversing gear won't stay in reverse unless held there, right? That's by design. As Don points out in his video (https://youtu.be/B7Qc0HZ2juA) (6:25), there is no latch in the reverse...
Forum: General Interest 06-13-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 412
Posted By Administrator
Years ago, I stopped mowing wet grass to attack a...

Years ago, I stopped mowing wet grass to attack a clogged mower deck. I dropped to my knees, put my forehead on the ground, and looked backward and upwards to look under the deck. I was immediately...
Forum: General Interest 06-01-2020, 05:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 247
Posted By Administrator
+1 Bill

+1

Bill
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-31-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 363
Posted By Administrator
Beautiful! Bill

Beautiful!

Bill
Forum: General Interest 05-31-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 247
Posted By Administrator
As originally installed in 1990, after arriving...

As originally installed in 1990, after arriving at a waypoint in a route in track mode, my Autohelm autopilot would happily jump to the next one, without any human action required. Shortly...
Forum: Fuel System 05-23-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,060
Posted By Administrator
This "lever" isn't familiar to any of us at MMI. ...

This "lever" isn't familiar to any of us at MMI. Where did you get this EI?

Bill
Forum: Helpful Videos 05-23-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By Administrator
Forum: Overhaul 05-21-2020, 06:29 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 15,888
Posted By Administrator
If you must know, there may have been some cheap...

If you must know, there may have been some cheap box wine involved.

Bill
Forum: Overhaul 05-20-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 15,888
Posted By Administrator
I made it up: Members of the fraternity/sorority...

I made it up: Members of the fraternity/sorority who "love" their Atomic 4's. You register as a forum member. You're an Afourian.

I made up the MVP stuff, too.

Bill
Forum: General Interest 05-20-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 527
Posted By Administrator
Thinking outside the box

GOOD first-aid kit
CPR face mask
Narcan
EpiPen

Plus this thought:


These are ridiculous. I once had to sacrifice the filter element to replace the filter itself.
Forum: General Interest 05-19-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 527
Posted By Administrator
Incrementals: VOM (volt/ohmmeter) Rescue...

Incrementals:

VOM (volt/ohmmeter)
Rescue Tape.

Bill
Forum: Overhaul 05-16-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 15,888
Posted By Administrator
To paraphrase a comment often used by my favorite...

To paraphrase a comment often used by my favorite "news aggregator," If you want to publish a comment from all the guys who have done that, you're gonna' need a bigger blog.

Bill
Forum: Cooling System 05-14-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By Administrator
Suggest you speak with Indigo, if you haven't...

Suggest you speak with Indigo, if you haven't already.

Bill
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:18 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.


Universal® is a registered trademark of Westerbeke Corporation

Copyright © 2004-2020 Moyer Marine Inc.

All Rights Reserved