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Forum: General Interest Yesterday, 11:04 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
You guys hafta go have a basket of fries and...

You guys hafta go have a basket of fries and watch the sunset at Burdines while you're there.
Forum: General Interest 01-31-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
Ed- From very recent experience... try to get...

Ed-
From very recent experience...
try to get as far away from the mangroves as possible.
No-see-ums and skeeters will make sleeping ugly.
Forum: General Interest 01-17-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
Hey Ed- We finally crossed from Miami to West...

Hey Ed-
We finally crossed from Miami to West End on Sunday. Wasn't too bad.
Beam Reach most of the way. Hit 10 knots when we got into the stream!

Did West End to Manjack Cay all in one long...
Forum: Polls 12-16-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 539
Posted By roadnsky
Yeah, they were recorded while under way. (I...

Yeah, they were recorded while under way.
(I have to confess over a year ago)
I'm not currently at my boat. (Sitting in the FL Keys)
Forum: Polls 12-15-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 539
Posted By roadnsky
800 RPM - 19” 1500 - 13” 1700 - 11” 2000 -...

800 RPM - 19”
1500 - 13”
1700 - 11”
2000 - 7”
Forum: General Interest 12-06-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
Hey Ed- Where did you guys end up? Did you lay...

Hey Ed-
Where did you guys end up? Did you lay up in Ft Pierce?

We never made it up to Ft Pierce.
We got stuck down here in Marathon and have decided to launch from here because of the constant...
Forum: General Interest 11-21-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
No, sorry. S/V HONU 44’ Brewer Cutter Bill...

No, sorry.
S/V HONU 44’ Brewer Cutter
Bill and Francine
Forum: General Interest 11-20-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
Ed- You're on the same tack as my friend's boat...

Ed-
You're on the same tack as my friend's boat Honu who is joining us when we do our crossing.
They just anchored in Daytona as well.

We're leaving Sunday from St Pete to sail down thru...
Forum: General Interest 11-17-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 588
Posted By roadnsky
ToddMJ- Welcome to the forum. As John...

ToddMJ-
Welcome to the forum.

As John said, posting a new thread will get you some more replies and advice.
As Al said, ask questions.

I would suggest just browsing around the different...
Forum: Introductions 10-22-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By roadnsky
Sloopy- As the boys have mentioned, this is...

Sloopy-
As the boys have mentioned, this is easily fixed by a slight adjustment of the dizzy orientation that involves some timing.
As Neil said... we can talk you thru it. ;)

I did this when I...
Forum: General Interest 10-20-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By roadnsky
Where are you at in Oahu? Tell us a bit about...

Where are you at in Oahu?
Tell us a bit about your vessel.
Forum: General Interest 10-17-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,832
Posted By roadnsky
Hey Ed- I'm gonna be sailing over to the Abacos...

Hey Ed-
I'm gonna be sailing over to the Abacos in early December.
Maybe we can hook up?
Forum: Ignition System 10-10-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 846
Posted By roadnsky
What were we talking about?....:confused:

What were we talking about?....:confused:
Forum: General Interest 10-09-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 879
Posted By roadnsky
Cold start... Starts right up. 1-2 seconds ...

Cold start...
Starts right up. 1-2 seconds (Full Choke)

Warm...
Starts right up. 1-2 seconds. (No Choke)
Forum: Overhaul 09-27-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,101
Posted By roadnsky
You don't have to remove the water pump to get to...

You don't have to remove the water pump to get to the AD bolts.
Here's a pic of the cavity with the AD removed and you can see the water pump.
(See pics)



You also do NOT need to remove the...
Forum: Overhaul 09-27-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,101
Posted By roadnsky
That is correct.

That is correct.
Forum: General Interest 09-20-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 911
Posted By roadnsky
All of the plugs or just some? Black plugs are...

All of the plugs or just some?
Black plugs are not necessarily "fouled".

Can you tell us a bit more on what you did to "set" the carb?

Also...
This may be a fuel SUPPLY issue as John...
Forum: Troubleshooting 09-20-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,271
Posted By roadnsky
Excellent point Tom! Have you changed...

Excellent point Tom!



Have you changed the valve since it's installation?
Forum: Troubleshooting 09-20-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,271
Posted By roadnsky
Ahhh, I get it now. I mis-understood what he...

Ahhh, I get it now.
I mis-understood what he was doing. I thought he was adding oil to deal with the soot.
Gotta stop posting before I've had my coffee! :o
Forum: Troubleshooting 09-20-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,271
Posted By roadnsky
IMHO all of your "numbers" seem just fine. ...

IMHO all of your "numbers" seem just fine.
Still not understanding the mechanic's logic in adding oil to the cylinder tho:confused:

Here is a suggestion from one of our guru's (Dave Neptune) that...
Forum: Ignition System 09-18-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,911
Posted By roadnsky
Bryan- It's been over a month... Can you...

Bryan-
It's been over a month...
Can you update us please? :cool:
Forum: Fuel System 09-18-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By roadnsky
TomB- Are you still out there? Can you post...

TomB-
Are you still out there?
Can you post an update for us?:cool:
Forum: Troubleshooting 09-14-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 6,921
Posted By roadnsky
WOW! I'm gone for a few days and this thread...

WOW! I'm gone for a few days and this thread explodes. :cool:



My 40 year old ('79) engine has been in fresh water (raw water cooled) for most of it's life.
When I first got the boat, my side...
Forum: Reversing Gear 09-05-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 870
Posted By roadnsky
Joe- That is for sure too tight. Back off the...

Joe-
That is for sure too tight. Back off the nut until it drips.

Please see POST #15 in this thread (http://www.moyermarineforum.com/forums/showthread.php?p=114242#post114242) and maybe...
Forum: General Interest 09-04-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,457
Posted By roadnsky
That's an original stock MOTOROLA 35A alternator....

That's an original stock MOTOROLA 35A alternator.
I think, given the short durations, that you have a regulator issue.
I can give you a few suggestions...

BUT, let's wait for the guys who know...
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