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by drewc228
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Looking for a good Lehman mechanic in N. California
Replies: 3
Views: 1195

Re: Looking for a good Lehman mechanic in N. California

Tom List, List Marine in Sausalito. Diesel (and Lehman in particular) experts. Hans List has kept my two Lehmans sweetly running since the '90s, and just oversaw an injection pump rebuild for my '78 36 Classic. Meticulous and dependable. (415) 332-5478.
by drewc228
Sun May 26, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: 1973 GB36 wiper blades
Replies: 8
Views: 3500

Re: 1973 GB36 wiper blades

Sandpiper wrote: > Drew, look for a tab on the end of the wiper arm that keeps the arm on the > splined drive shaft. Generous amounts of spray penetrant also helps in > removal of the old arm. My preference is "Kroil", you can find it > at NAPA or other automotive stores. Applied heat or a...
by drewc228
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: 1973 GB36 wiper blades
Replies: 8
Views: 3500

Re: 1973 GB36 wiper blades

John, thanks much for the link to the Marinco wiper arm. Challenge I have is getting the old arm off the spindle/hub. It appears to be rusted fast to the shaft - or perhaps there is a set screw I cannot see that's holding it. Any tips for getting the old one off cleanly?
by drewc228
Thu Jun 07, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Specifications
Topic: On board PC
Replies: 11
Views: 5873

Re: On board PC

Another thought is to add a Raspberry PI-based OpenPlotter system (http://www.sailoog.com) that runs OpenCPN natively and provides full WiFi-based NMEA 183 and NMEA 2000 multiplexer capability -- including AIS. I run mine with a Vesper AIS transceiver (highly recommended) on the NMEA2000 bus, which ...
by drewc228
Thu Jun 07, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: Specifications
Topic: GB 36 Production
Replies: 30
Views: 11520

Re: GB 36 Production

FWIW, my 1978 GB 36 Classic is hull #561.
by drewc228
Mon Apr 23, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Insert New DC Breaker
Replies: 2
Views: 1227

Re: Insert New DC Breaker

Thanks Berger, appreciate your advice and approach...I'll give it a try.
by drewc228
Mon Apr 23, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Insert New DC Breaker
Replies: 2
Views: 1227

Insert New DC Breaker

Searched the forum but didn't see a Q or A to this fairly basic question: what's the word on how to insert a new/additional breaker on the DC power side of a 1978 GB 36 Classic? I ask this because after I rounded up the right size and model breaker, I realized that I can't fit it (not enough clearan...