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by prowlersfish
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Ignition wires to battery charger?
Replies: 8
Views: 99

Re: Ignition wires to battery charger?

When I removed my original Trojan charger I found wires running from the ignition to the charger. These wires are to turn off the charger when you turn on the ignition. I have since replaced the charger with one that has more smarts the pro sport from pro mariner. I have the 20a 3 battery charger. ...
by prowlersfish
Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Ignition wires to battery charger?
Replies: 8
Views: 99

Re: Ignition wires to battery charger?

You normaly do not hook up ignition wires to the charger . Can you post photo of the old charge and maybe the wires ?
by prowlersfish
Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 4 barrel carbs and electronic ignitions
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Re: 4 barrel carbs and electronic ignitions

If you have 318 marine engines ( 225hp ) they came with 4 barrel carbs . Any engine photos ? If your ignitions are not giving you any issues I would stay with the stock ones .
by prowlersfish
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Ignition wires to battery charger?
Replies: 8
Views: 99

Re: Ignition wires to battery charger?

Charger wires direct to the batteries . Ignition wire should not go to the battery .
by prowlersfish
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: F-32 Cruisair removal
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: F-32 Cruisair removal

You should get the R22 removed by someone with a recovery system . You can close the valves and leave some in the compressor unit . As far as what they are worth that depends on their condition . If the system works then they have some value . Your replacing so I assume the system(s) have some issue...
by prowlersfish
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: A fond farewell
Replies: 5
Views: 182

Re: A fond farewell

Tim , good luck with the new boat . Even though you have gone to the dark side ( Carver) :mrgreen: your still welcome here .
by prowlersfish
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Where was my tri cabin made?
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Where was my tri cabin made?

I would contact Bob . Bob and John have all the Trojan records
by prowlersfish
Wed Sep 05, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: converting 1976/77 F30 EXPRESS to FLYBRIDGE
Replies: 1
Views: 80

Re: converting 1976/77 F30 EXPRESS to FLYBRIDGE

Yes its feasible . Won't be real cheap unless you can find a donor boat .
by prowlersfish
Tue Sep 04, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Where was my tri cabin made?
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Where was my tri cabin made?

I got that from Bob . What year is yours ?
by prowlersfish
Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Where was my tri cabin made?
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Where was my tri cabin made?

Here is what I found out "Most likely at the Shepherd Plant at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario only a few TriCabins were made in the states." So likely it was Made in Ontario .
by prowlersfish
Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Where was my tri cabin made?
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Where was my tri cabin made?

Check with Bob at Beacon marine . Many were made in Lancaster Pa. But I think some were made in Canada ?
by prowlersfish
Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Cape Cod Canal boat fire
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: Cape Cod Canal boat fire

I saw that . Believe its a diesels too or at lease was when new . The extra vents lead me to that

Thanks for sharing
by prowlersfish
Thu Aug 30, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: F-32 overplaning / bow steering
Replies: 3
Views: 299

Re: F-32 overplaning / bow steering

When the Bow runs to low it acts like a rudder and try to steer the boat .
by prowlersfish
Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Starter Humming
Replies: 10
Views: 215

Re: Starter Humming

The ring gear is in simple terms the teeth on the flywheel
by prowlersfish
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Starter Humming
Replies: 10
Views: 215

Re: Starter Humming

Look at the flywheel while its off the teeth and make sure ring gear is in place