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  1. why conect dsc radio to gps

    Started by john m, 17-06-09 21:32
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  2. Question Why connect shorepower earth to boat's ground?

    Started by MYStargazer, 18-03-13 14:21
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 38
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  3. Why did he do this??

    Started by mickywillis, 26-05-09 18:31
    • Replies: 9
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    27-05-09, 12:11 Go to last post
  4. Why did my battery go flat?

    Started by MoodySabre, 23-04-08 20:32
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  5. why did my engine die?

    Started by rogerroger, 07-05-02 11:22
    • Replies: 7
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    08-05-02, 11:51 Go to last post
  6. Why did my engine stop?

    Started by skyflyer, 03-06-14 20:34
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    • Replies: 11
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    04-06-14, 16:56 Go to last post
  7. Why Did My MD7A Stop?

    Started by rosie, 22-10-08 11:47
    • Replies: 2
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    22-10-08, 23:53 Go to last post
  8. Why did nobody tell me....

    Started by richardeilers, 19-09-06 19:43
    • Replies: 9
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    20-09-06, 21:34 Go to last post
  9. Why did Roger leave,,,,?

    Started by ianwright, 15-09-02 14:35
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    15-09-02, 19:03 Go to last post
  10. Why did this metal fail?

    Started by auditdata, 06-10-13 14:45
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 30
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    08-10-13, 17:06 Go to last post
  11. Question Why didn't Shackleton head for the Falklands?

    Started by dancrane, 11-06-11 12:36
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 30
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    13-06-11, 12:55 Go to last post
  12. Why didn't they tell me that before

    Started by 30boat, 22-03-11 15:31
    • Replies: 6
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    22-03-11, 18:08 Go to last post
  13. why do (older) boats have windows ??!!

    Started by simonfraser, 21-09-10 20:42
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    • Replies: 15
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  14. Why do boat suck down in shallow water

    Started by Ifraser, 02-10-05 17:48
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 35
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    04-10-05, 12:07 Go to last post
  15. Why do Eberspacher glow plugs fail?

    Started by Anonymous, 06-12-08 23:08
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    • Replies: 18
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    11-12-08, 11:26 Go to last post
  16. Why do grumpy old men hijack posts?

    Started by skipper_stu, 24-06-14 08:19
    5 Pages
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  17. Why do I have a hole?

    Started by SlimRick, 22-01-13 20:19
    • Replies: 7
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    23-01-13, 17:15 Go to last post
  18. why do I lean over at speed?

    Started by sundancer, 12-08-03 22:08
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  19. Why do I need a starter battery?

    Started by demonboy, 05-01-12 11:56
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    battery, domestic, liveaboard, starter
    • Replies: 36
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    10-01-12, 10:29 Go to last post
  20. Why do I struggle to bleed my Perkins 4108

    Started by CalicoJack, 15-04-13 14:25
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  21. Why do most builders not expoxy from new?

    Started by , 09-04-01 13:07
    • Replies: 5
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    23-04-01, 19:08 Go to last post
  22. Why do my lights go out

    Started by Trevethan, 04-12-02 08:24
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    23-12-02, 22:02 Go to last post
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  23. Why do owners look like their boats?

    Started by , 29-09-01 19:03
    • Replies: 8
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    26-10-01, 08:59 Go to last post
  24. Why do people buy Volvo Pentas?

    Started by MYStargazer, 29-08-08 09:26
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  25. Why do people want weather stations

    Started by ShipsWoofy, 29-09-07 04:28
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 15
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    30-09-07, 19:54 Go to last post
  26. Why do some boats point to wind better than others?

    Started by Zagato, 04-06-12 15:14
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    • Replies: 20
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  27. Question Why do some yachts have a sugar scoop?

    Started by Harry P, 28-03-12 11:08
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 45
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    30-03-12, 20:20 Go to last post
  28. Question Why do Surveyors-scrape?

    Started by rivonia, 05-02-11 18:02
    • Replies: 9
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    06-02-11, 13:45 Go to last post
  29. Why do they call boat's she?

    Started by crown22, 06-02-15 20:56
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    • Replies: 17
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    07-02-15, 18:06 Go to last post
  30. why do they sail with a man up the mast ?

    Started by simonfraser, 22-08-06 06:42
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 13
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    23-08-06, 07:23 Go to last post
  31. Question why do we get bilgewater?

    Started by Burnham Bob, 27-08-11 12:34
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    • Replies: 15
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  32. Why do we need anodes?

    Started by colhel, 03-02-12 08:02
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    • Replies: 22
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  33. Why do we pile our anchor and chain on the ground?

    Started by whiteoaks7, 14-09-08 16:44
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    • Replies: 18
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  34. Why do you have to know their job

    Started by tangomoon, 26-10-06 17:32
    • Replies: 2
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    27-10-06, 11:42 Go to last post
  35. Why do you?

    Started by rtboss1, 30-04-10 13:52
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  36. why do??

    Started by Csail, 19-05-06 21:03
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  37. Why does a rig need tension?

    Started by Robin2, 01-06-08 21:23
    • Replies: 7
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    02-06-08, 08:18 Go to last post
  38. Why does an Origo smell worse than a Trangia

    Started by dylanwinter, 06-08-12 18:29
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  39. Why does marine cable need to be tinned.

    Started by mocruising, 05-02-08 10:13
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    • Replies: 24
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  40. Why does my 1GM10 use oil?

    Started by JumbleDuck, 06-08-14 11:37
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 23
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    08-08-14, 09:38 Go to last post
  41. Why does my baby stay have a quick release fitting?

    Started by firstascent2002, 07-12-10 20:25
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    08-12-10, 21:22 Go to last post
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  42. Why does my boat sail closer to the wind on a Port Tack?

    Started by Boeingdr, 26-02-07 14:13
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 20
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    27-02-07, 23:54 Go to last post
  43. Why does my boom creak?

    Started by galadriel, 27-03-08 16:52
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
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    27-03-08, 21:46 Go to last post

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