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by RWS
Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Shaft Log Size 10 Meter
Replies: 14
Views: 498

Re: Shaft Log Size 10 Meter

Point of information for the Forum. The metal shaft collar on my 1983 (hull laid late 1982) Trojan International Express is actually 3" This is the size I needed to use for the replacement PSS/PYI shaft seal bellows. This may not apply to all Internationals, so it's best to physically double check y...
by RWS
Sun Apr 21, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Looking for alternative plastic toilet seat for Vacuflush 10mtr express
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Re: Looking for alternative plastic toilet seat for Vacuflush 10mtr express

I would like to do same sometime soon.

Please share your throne results with us !

RWS
by RWS
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Racor 900 versus spin on spin off filters
Replies: 4
Views: 60

Re: Racor 900 versus spin on spin off filters

suggest you replace the O ring at the fuel tank fill connection.

BEACON has them.

These are generally ignored and are a good source of water entering the fuel tank.

BEST !

RWS
by RWS
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: New to the Forum
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: New to the Forum

WELCOME !


nice boat

RWS
by RWS
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 10 meter rudder bushings
Replies: 10
Views: 112

Re: 10 meter rudder bushings

wishing I had known of those

hindsight is 20/20...……..

RWS
by RWS
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 10 meter rudder bushings
Replies: 10
Views: 112

Re: 10 meter rudder bushings

one of my rudders has been a bit sloppy for some time - just a bit too much play in it. I found a sharp metal burr on the bottom of the port side rudder bracket. This sharp metal had over the years rubbed against the bushing top, destroying it and also grinding into the top of the rudder support, ma...
by RWS
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 10 meter express part Trojan forgot to build
Replies: 3
Views: 95

Re: 10 meter express part Trojan forgot to build

I wonder what percentage of 10 meter expresses were sole without the gen set?

LOTS OF SPACE back there for inverter batteries...…….

RWS
by RWS
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 10 meter rudder bushings
Replies: 10
Views: 112

Re: 10 meter rudder bushings

x 3 on Beacon

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by RWS
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.
Replies: 66
Views: 783

Re: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.

Advice given here is free take it don't take it take some of it take none of it twist it, shake it, bake it do whatever with it Perhaps it's a bit arrogant when someone expects that advice to equate to their own expectations and outcome. One might then ask...……. Why seek advice in the first place? A...
by RWS
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.
Replies: 66
Views: 783

Re: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.

+ 100

oh my !

Thou shalt not ask for opinions and help and then attempt to discredit same sought after advice kindly and freely provided when thou shalt disagree with that kind advice freely provided by experienced, thoughtful helpers.

Confucius say, man who throws dirt is losing ground

RWS
by RWS
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Shaft Log Size 10 Meter
Replies: 14
Views: 498

Re: Shaft Log Size 10 Meter

the old, rotted hatch allowed water to drip down on the starboard side coupler over time. had to make a trip to Home Depot and invest in a Milwaukee 3/8" electric impact gun. Popped the couple bolts off like BUTTER! AMAZING TOOL ! Had a hard time sliding the shafts back, as the existing PYI collars ...
by RWS
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.
Replies: 66
Views: 783

Re: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.

ouch !



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by RWS
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:57 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Emblems and gelcoat paint color
Replies: 6
Views: 137

Re: Emblems and gelcoat paint color

I bet there are many of us who would be interested in the remanufactured emblems.

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by RWS
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.
Replies: 66
Views: 783

Re: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.

U N C L E

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by RWS
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.
Replies: 66
Views: 783

Re: 83 36 foot tri cabin questions.

I know a guy that bought a tricabin for a song He spent 3 years, fixed it up, replaced one engine, and made a beautiful boat to enjoy Now that he's got the hardest work behind him, he's invested about $10,000 total and lots of sweat equity. The boat is operable and he's enjoying it on a regular basi...