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by Alacrity
Fri Apr 16, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Other Events
Topic: Informal Thames meet up.
Replies: 0
Views: 780

Informal Thames meet up.

There will be an informal gathering :wot: on the River Thames running from Lechlade on 22/23 May. Anyone interested please email: philybye@outlook.com for more info.
by Alacrity
Tue Mar 16, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Delta age
Replies: 2
Views: 868

Re: Delta age

CMBA membership secretary knows how to decipher the Delta numbers, if you are a CMBA member I sure he will be glad to help.
by Alacrity
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Stapley restoration
Replies: 3
Views: 1351

Re: Stapley restoration

:D :D :D
by Alacrity
Thu Mar 04, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: The Engine Room
Topic: What Battery
Replies: 8
Views: 2486

Re: What Battery

I was told by a Mercury Dealer (now retired) who was very familiar with the old style (up to 1984ish) Mercs & their lack of regulation, to always use a leisure battery not a start battery - it lasted the whole time I was running the Stapely but will need to be replaced when I get her back as it has ...
by Alacrity
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Stapley restoration
Replies: 3
Views: 1351

Re: Stapley restoration

Indeed it does, I shall be keeping a keen eye on it! :hilarious:
by Alacrity
Mon Dec 14, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Personal Sales/Wants
Topic: Hamilton Jet Unit
Replies: 0
Views: 1199

Hamilton Jet Unit

A friend has asked if I would know anyone who might be interested, get in contact if you do:- hi Geoff...I have a hamilton 752 jet unit for sale. Looks to me to be in excellent order, wondered is you know anyone who might like it. I think the 752 is rated 150 to 300 hp at 5000rpm...has the transom r...
by Alacrity
Tue Aug 25, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: The Boatshed
Topic: Engine cutting out - potential causes
Replies: 15
Views: 6067

Re: Engine cutting out - potential causes

When it restarts does it run OK? A good friend had an Albatross 100E single SU that would ice up the carbs if run flat out for long. Although it didn't cut instantly to be fair, just started slowing down, ease the throttle & it s away again. I was going to suggest coil overheat but if you say it sta...
by Alacrity
Tue Aug 25, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can you guess what it is yet ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1661

Re: Can you guess what it is yet ?

Sabena?
by Alacrity
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Official CMBA Events
Topic: Cardiff Rally & AGM 2020 - CANCELLED
Replies: 0
Views: 15982

Cardiff Rally & AGM 2020 - CANCELLED

It is disappointing to announce that, unsurprisingly, the committee has been forced to announce the cancellation of this years rally & AGM due to the ongoing issues with Covid19. Our normal venue at Cardiff Yacht Club is unavailable to us due to restrictions & it is questionable how many members wou...
by Alacrity
Wed May 13, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lockdown - a step in the right direction
Replies: 0
Views: 1971

Lockdown - a step in the right direction

CANAL AND RIVER TRUST. Coronavirus & boating update, 13 May 2020 Hello Boater!, From today, Weds 13 May 2020 You may undertake short boating trips only from today – avoiding use of locks and any staff-operated structures if possible – providing, as per current government guidance, you do not stay aw...