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by chris
Tue Nov 18, 2014 7:28 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Gearbox Oils
Replies: 22
Views: 10581

Re: Gearbox Oils

Adrian Have you checked the local REPCO agent at Kingston as I get all my penrite oil through repco, according to the penrite site t140 is still stocked
by chris
Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:53 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Gearbox Oils
Replies: 22
Views: 10581

Re: Gearbox Oils

I use the penrite transoil T140 a a straight mineral oil and don't seem to have any problems with it, I read that you use synthetic gear box oil from penrite
by chris
Fri Oct 03, 2014 11:46 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Spam Emails
Replies: 2
Views: 2576

Re: Spam Emails

I only run linux and don't seem to have any problems with viruses
by chris
Mon Sep 29, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: Boats Suitable For Seagulls
Topic: szuwarek 364
Replies: 12
Views: 11665

Re: szuwarek 364

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A 12' scruffie design called a shimmy, it is a wooden lug rigged sailing boat
by chris
Tue Sep 23, 2014 8:45 pm
Forum: Boats Suitable For Seagulls
Topic: szuwarek 364
Replies: 12
Views: 11665

Re: szuwarek 364

My boat is the same lenghth and I use a 40+ which pushes it along with no problems
by chris
Mon Sep 22, 2014 8:20 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Australian Hurricane
Replies: 13
Views: 9569

Re: Australian Hurricane

thanks ausanzani, my 1st outboard was a 3hp waterboy, not very reliable as it was hard to start when hot but when it was running it would keep going till it ran out of fuel, it was noisy snd rattly, a seagull was my 2nd outboard and was a pleasure to use after the waterboy. All this was in the early...
by chris
Sun Sep 21, 2014 10:30 pm
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Australian Hurricane
Replies: 13
Views: 9569

Re: Australian Hurricane

was it a hurricane motor used in the air cooled waterboy
by chris
Mon Sep 08, 2014 2:54 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Leaking fuel cap
Replies: 15
Views: 9287

Re: Leaking fuel cap

they leak because they are old and british, everything old and british seems to leak
by chris
Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:12 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Leaking fuel cap
Replies: 15
Views: 9287

Re: Leaking fuel cap

good advice phil, should have thought of it myself as I have a leaky cap as well
by chris
Sun Aug 24, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Help
Topic: oil leak
Replies: 17
Views: 10687

Re: oil leak

I don't know if it is another seagull rumour but I remember reading the reason for the oil filling routine ie standing the motor up so as not to over fill it was started early on in the piece because when the gearbox was completely full they would leak oil on the show room floor, from this it was de...
by chris
Wed Jul 30, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: Boats Suitable For Seagulls
Topic: A boat for the seagull
Replies: 3
Views: 5912

Re: A boat for the seagull

with the well does the motor sit down inside of it because if it does it won't suit a seagull very well as it will choke on its own fumes
by chris
Wed Jul 30, 2014 11:23 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Australia prop washers and split pins
Replies: 6
Views: 5892

Re: Australia prop washers and split pins

I just use whatever washer and split pin that fits, at the moment I am using stainless as that is what I have laying around
by chris
Mon Jul 28, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: 102 Confusion
Replies: 13
Views: 6926

Re: 102 Confusion

I had a 102 with the odd code of NS1 on the bottom and SD on the top, it was a late model 102 with a clutch, same as a TC
by chris
Thu Jul 24, 2014 11:22 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Alkylate petrol and Seagull?
Replies: 22
Views: 15399

Re: Alkylate petrol and Seagull?

so does this mean this fuel would be good for storage of 2 stroke which means no disposing of stale fuel
by chris
Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Alkylate petrol and Seagull?
Replies: 22
Views: 15399

Re: Alkylate petrol and Seagull?

just googled it, we would have it over here for sure