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Parts ordering & delivery Tired to have to replace my belts twice a season, I decided it was time to fix this recurring alternator belt issue. The PO installed an alternator too big for my M25XPB engine. So after some research and a lot of help from Mainsail on Catalina 36 forum and...
This year we decided to complete a longer trip for Thanksgiving. The goal will be to visit: San PedroNewport BeachAvalonand back to Marina Del Rey! Wednesday night: Cabrillo Way Marina - Long Beach Left Marina Del Rey around 9AM, started to sail...
Our Catalina 36 galley faucet started to leak few months ago and get the pressure pump to start few times a night. After some research on my usual source information concerning our vessel, I found a comment including the exact specs of the parts I need to order. https://www.catalina36.org/comment/52526#comment-52526
Since the day 1 we own Hotel Catalina, our Catalina 36, I have been looking to monitor the engine and get the analog data from our Universal M25XPB broadcasted on the NMEA2000 network. Last may I finally decided to order an EMU-01 and the NGT-1 mandatory to the setup of the device. Now why I decided on the EMU-01 versus the...
On the way back from Catalina, it's time to clean the boat after 4 days to the island. I check the bilge and realize a bit of water is there, pull up the switch to run the pump and nothing happen!     Corroded wires, after some troubleshooting and wiring the pump to by pass the switch, I was sure the issue...