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Mounting Deck Hardware - SailNet Community

By properly mounting deck hardware, particularly heavy items like windlasses and cleats, you can ensure years Sometimes an installation error is obvious on the deck, as when a genoa sheet doesn't line up with its winch.

Hobie Forums • View topic - AI mainsheet cam cleat is awkward

Maybe that will help? (See /forums/viewtopic.php?f=69&t=27537) I have to install it on the new red AI. I'm leaving all the Put a standard deck cleat on the gunwale back near my seat. I can cleat the 

Are your bow roller and cleats strong enough? - Yachting Monthly

17 Aug 2016 However, even the world's best anchor and strongest chain count for nothing if your deck fittings are not up to the Bow rollers are vulnerable to horizontal loads as the distorted cheeks on this fitting show. Unless you've had the boat from brand new or replaced your bow roller or cleats, it's impossible to know . From the forum SAILING SKILLS Expert on board Effortless sail power.

Laser - to cleat or not to cleat - Yachts and Yachting Online

Most notably, these ones have a cleat for the mainsheet - & after one race I can't decide if this is a good thing or not. Clearly, I can eliminate If you need a spare hand to adjust other stuff, pass the mainsheet to your tiller hand and do both with one hand. I can't However, deck cleats I find much more personal preference. Bulletin Board Software by Web Wiz forums® version 9.665y

mainsheet cleat on traveller or cockpit floor? - Yachting and

7 Nov 2016 Hi guys, redesigning the deck layout on our boat and not sure whether to keep our mainsheet tackle entirely on the traveller, or divert it so a stand up ratchet block with a cam cleat on the cockpit floor so the cleating point doesnt move when using the traveller. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Just remember with that setup, changing the position of the traveller will require you to change the sheet in order to 

Trouble installing strand woven bamboo - DoItYourself

9 Dec 2007 Bamboo and Exotic Wood Floors - Trouble installing strand woven bamboo - I am trying to install Strand Woven Bamboo I made a shoe spacer to adjust it to fit the thinner board. .. Powernail Flex 50P cleats and OSB 

Helia 44 Aft cleats warning !! - Cruisers & Sailing Forums

A little nervous for first attempt but all went smoothly and boat very secure and with plank off cross beam very easy on and off. Move cleat from sugar scoop to new location on toe rail or add another Goiot deck Cleat.

Accepted Method of Fastening Stringers - JLC-Online Forums

Currently installing pressure treated stair stringers and from past experience, metal hangers have been used to fasten the stringers to the . That's ok, I like them better than a cleat for PT lumber as it's generally Hemlock.

Laser mainsheet -- cleat or no cleat? - Yachts and Yachting Online

I bought a Laser 1 earlier this year, and it has a cleat on the mainsheet block. A fellow club member. Thanks for all the replies -- I will try just with the ratchet block, and if I find I can't handle it, I'll fit side deck cleats. Enterprise 

How to Build a Deck how-tos DIY

The experts at DIYNetwork provide instructions to build a deck in the center of the backyard. Keeping the more attractive redwood side out, fit the four perimeter boards onto anchor plates set on the caissons (Image 1). Later, these 

Fastening Deck Boards Professional Deck Builder Locksets and

1 Sep 2009 Speed of installation and cost are important, but so is long-term performance.

Deck Decking nail vs screw which is better - Forum - Bob Vila

14 Apr 2005 Phillips head is the most common but the square drive heads are easier to install. Both require a drill/driver to install which is easier than hammering a nail. DON'T use drywall screws. They are cheaper and look like deck 

How to install a new Fiberglass deck over an old carvel planked

Hello - looking for some advise as I move forward in regards to laying a new plywood/fiberglass deck over the Once the plywood is down, has screws into each deck beam and also into the old planking, it's time to seal up 

pull up cleats - General Discussion - My Monterey

I just purchased a 2005 248ls that has standard cleats and I want to replace them with pull up cleats. I want to know what kind, style, and size were put on

Adding additional cleats to a V hull - How difficult is it

So, after all that rambling, is it a big procedure to install additional cleats, and how does one go about doing this so they are as strong as the cleats should also be "backed up" under the deck with a plywood backing plate.

NC (Merry Fisher) decking options. Jeanneau Owners Forum

Home · Boards · Recent Threads · Search. Welcome Guest. I do take the back deck carpet out when I go fishing to keep the wife happy! It spruced things up a bit It's velcro attached which works well inside the cabin, but I'm going to have snaps installed for the back deck. The Velcro . I still say the most used and favorite is the mid ship cleats I had the dealer add. Makes it so much 

treated wood and galvanized roof Ask The Experts Forum Metal

Should I put the metal roof directly on the asphalt shingles or can I put #2 pine boards between the two? From there, some products can be installed on battens or direct to deck. Many metal roofs can install direct to deck with no battens.

Fixing Cleats to Fibreglass - Yachts and Yachting Online Forum

4 May 2012 I need to fix a cleat to a single fibreglass skin - I don't have access to the back to be able Suitable solutions range from just pop riveting to constructing a large glass plate, bolting the fitting to that and gluing/glassing the 

Hobie Forums • View topic - Install of Harken Cam-Matic Cam Cleat

There is a lot of "how-to's" when installing the cam cleat on a deck, but not a lot with regards to installing on a mast. I am using the 438 Cam-Matic Adapter® Plate, which (looking at the install instructions) appears to be 

Locking turn or OXXO on a cleat [Archive] - Yachting and Boating

He insists that I put a locking turn on the mooring line when securing to the cleat on deck. He says this the most secure for long term mooring. He likes O and then a locked X +/- another O I had an instructor on board last week (RYA Yachtmaster) who said never put a locking turn. my seacocks are solely responsible for the decline of the British Empire and are not fit for a steam laundry;