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by chris s
Thu December 24th, 2020, 7:28 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Calling all Senior owners, builders and dreamers!
Replies: 19
Views: 5856

Re: Calling all Senior owners, builders and dreamers!

Hi Mat, She sailed wonderfully well, So well in fact that in 1993 I won the 'Maiden Voyage Trophy' for my trip from Liverpool to Douglas in the I.O.M. Via Beaumaris then onward to Whitehaven & finally returning to Liverpool Yes it was in the Irish sea, yes it was rough (Force 8 on 1 occasion) that i...
by chris s
Mon December 7th, 2020, 9:35 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Senior Owner in Canada
Replies: 2
Views: 1162

Re: Senior Owner in Canada

Welcome on board,

I built Senior 1663 (in Fiberglass) I bought the plans in 1990/91

Chris (Group G.R.P advisor)
by chris s
Sat September 5th, 2020, 11:12 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: New owner of YM senior boat in need of help!
Replies: 3
Views: 4656

Re: New owner of YM senior boat in need of help!

'Back in the day' (1970s) the Irish sea coastguard did not worry about either ships or personal radio license as they considered that offshore you were safer with a VHF ship/shore radio than without, + it was not exactly their problem whether you were licensed or not. but hey ho that was 'back in th...
by chris s
Sat September 5th, 2020, 11:04 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: GRP Wild Duck 'Scoter'
Replies: 0
Views: 2604

GRP Wild Duck 'Scoter'

With regard to the GRP Wild Duck 'Scoter' if anyone would care to take her on? I & the rest of the team online here have the expertise to talk you through & help with all stages of a rebuild I am available for help on my landline phone (when home) my mobile, with Skype or even whatsapp for the more ...
by chris s
Mon August 26th, 2019, 3:52 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Peter Webster
Replies: 1
Views: 10756

Peter Webster

My condolances on their loss to his wife Kirsty & his sons.

Chris S - G.R.P. Advisor (ex steering group - ex senior 1663 & Golden Hind 31/18)
by chris s
Thu July 25th, 2019, 3:31 pm
Forum: Items or boats for sale
Topic: Starting handle for Bukh 20hp
Replies: 2
Views: 12134

Re: Starting handle for Bukh 20hp

After watching the video here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IjueyfWDSeQ

I think this handle may fit?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/251705989158
what do you think?
by chris s
Thu July 25th, 2019, 3:23 pm
Forum: Items or boats for sale
Topic: Starting handle for Bukh 20hp
Replies: 2
Views: 12134

Re: Starting handle for Bukh 20hp

No wonder you want a s/h one at these prices HAND START ASS'YSTARTER HANDLE2:16 BSH £224.92 STARTER PANEL & LoomBL £649.03 GASKET (SMALL)2:4£3.30 ENGINE LOOMDV10BL1 £107.85 GASKET (LARGE)2:30£8.90DV20BL2 £107.85 CHAIN2:26£39.47 STOP SOLENOIDBSS £222.00 SEAL2:12£10.31 CIRCLIP2:22£1.50 INJECTOR PARTS ...
by chris s
Sat May 11th, 2019, 10:37 pm
Forum: Latest News
Topic: Scoter wild duck 19
Replies: 11
Views: 18018

Re: Scoter wild duck 19

by chris s
Sat May 11th, 2019, 10:26 pm
Forum: Latest News
Topic: Scoter wild duck 19
Replies: 11
Views: 18018

Re: Scoter wild duck 19

Yes,there must have been someone else as mad as I was when I made a mould & 2 complete hulls & decks in fiberglass for a stretched (17ft 9 inch) Senior in 1991/2,
It will be quite perplexing for people to identify if either of these turn up at a later date, just as with your wild duck.
by chris s
Fri November 23rd, 2018, 10:32 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Lister Petter LPWS3 30hp
Replies: 2
Views: 10094

Re: Lister Petter LPWS3 30hp

Here you go, Sorry about the delay but I only just spotted your post

the link is in Dutch but the datasheet is in English & has among other things the expected fuel consumption.

https://listerpetter.nl/nl/industrie-mo ... -unit/lpw3
by chris s
Wed April 18th, 2018, 10:51 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Speechless
Replies: 0
Views: 11515

Speechless

Sorry, but I am speechless with regard to this eBay offering! https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Boat-yacht-Hurley-24-01-foot-of-shore-cruser-5-HP-lister-INBOURD-/282927732047?hash=item41dfce954f Ready to. Sail new cobra radio with emergens diesstres becon . Tiller piolet 1600 Auto piolet, Eagle pro down sc...
by chris s
Sun October 29th, 2017, 9:19 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Seized rudder stock
Replies: 3
Views: 11021

Re: Seized rudder stock

My inboard rudder has a stainless shaft in a fiberglass tube, with bearings.
by chris s
Wed December 23rd, 2015, 11:32 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: GH 31 Ketch main mast position
Replies: 7
Views: 18213

Re: GH 31 Ketch main mast position

Probably not then eh Dave? as I type this four & a half months after having P/Md you, you still could not be bothered to reply!
by chris s
Mon August 3rd, 2015, 9:10 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: GH 31 Ketch main mast position
Replies: 7
Views: 18213

Re: GH 31 Ketch main mast position

dave wrote:Hi there i have the plans for the GH sloop/cutter from Newsons Lowestoft if you pm me will send you a copy if that will be off use regards Dave.
Hi Dave,

Do you still have the drawings, A copy would be a great help to me in rebuilding my 1966 Hartwell GH no 18.

Chris S