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by Vita Nova
Tue Feb 26, 2008 11:20 pm
Forum: Boat Exchange
Topic: Exchanges for cruising
Replies: 5
Views: 3759

Boat Exchange

Thanks for the posting alerting me. I've sent an email to jrwise. I'll update my profile information.
by Vita Nova
Wed Feb 13, 2008 9:54 pm
Forum: Boat Exchange
Topic: Possible Exchange in SE Alaska
Replies: 1
Views: 1860

Possible Exchange in SE Alaska

I momentarily forgot about this forum while posting in the other. This is a partial repost of something I put on the West Coast Cruising forum. I have a 1990 42' Classic (twin 210 Cummins). It's clean, reliable and equipped in a straightforward manner. I live in California but generally keep it in t...
by Vita Nova
Wed Feb 13, 2008 9:45 pm
Forum: West Coast Cruising
Topic: Boat Exchange on the Inside Passage and Alaska Harbor Ideas
Replies: 2
Views: 719

Boat Exchange on the Inside Passage and Alaska Harbor Ideas

I have a 1990 42' Classic (twin 210 Cummins). It's clean, reliable and equipped in a straightforward manner. I live in California but generally keep it in the Northwest. I've cruised the boat up and down the west coast from Vancouver Island to Ensenada twice in the last few years. This winter the bo...
by Vita Nova
Tue Jul 12, 2005 9:49 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Neah Bay to San Francisco
Replies: 3
Views: 315

I have a 1990 GB 42 Classic and completed a transit from Sidney, BC to the San Francisco Bay in June and then went from there to Southern California. I have twin Cummins 210's and cruised most of the way at about 9.5 knots, though I slowed at night to 8.5 knots. Except for 150 miles between Coos Bay...
by Vita Nova
Tue Jan 18, 2005 8:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: GB 42 Classic Rail and Transom Covers
Replies: 0
Views: 335

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by Vita Nova
Tue Nov 09, 2004 6:51 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: engine comparison
Replies: 3
Views: 300

I have cummins 210s in a 1990 42 Grand Banks. I do all my own maintenance and really like the engines. They are easy to maintain and cheap to buy parts for. I generally cruise at 10 knots at 1975-2025 rpm. Top speed on my boat is 14.2 knots at 2600 rpm. The nice thing about having the Cummins in the...
by Vita Nova
Mon Feb 23, 2004 6:43 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Fuel Price Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 561

I paid $1.54/gallon (+ 8.25% tax) yesterday in Newport Beach, CA. I believe there were discounts of a few cents at 100, 200 and 1000 gallons.