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by RWS
Sun Jul 12, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: International inside lighting
Replies: 3
Views: 52

Re: International inside lighting

X2

Also - easy to run a set of red ones as well

Great for night time running

RWS
by RWS
Sat Jul 11, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: International 11 Meter Flybridge Opinions
Replies: 1
Views: 64

Re: International 11 Meter Flybridge Opinions

the 11 meter was supposedly the slipperiest hull of all the International series


More info here:

www.trojanboat.com



RWS
by RWS
Sat Jul 11, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 3
Views: 54

Re: Greetings

you will find some good info here:

www.trojanboat.com

RWS
by RWS
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: ‘77 F26 HT going solar
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: ‘77 F26 HT going solar

really nice story and follow up results. Can't do this on my 10 meter, no hard top plus i run the fridges (1 with an icemaker) and the air conditioner all the time here in Florida. We cook eggs on the stove, use the toaster oven and the microwave In winter we run christmas lights, with the old fashi...
by RWS
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Windlass for 10 meter
Replies: 12
Views: 2931

Re: Windlass for 10 meter

my Lewmar freefall 600 lasted 16 seasons, but was visibly tired at the end I am so very impressed with the GOOD windlass and the support this will likely be the last windlass I ever buy Kind of like the stainless manifolds and risers I jut installed I have owned this boat for 19 years - second owner...
by RWS
Fri Jun 19, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Inexpensive Chartplotter?
Replies: 13
Views: 332

Re: Inexpensive Chartplotter?

e bay used

lots of good stuff there

may not be the latest/greatest but still better technology than what was available when your boat was brand new

RWS
by RWS
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:23 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 12 Meter Pulpit
Replies: 31
Views: 5779

Re: 12 Meter Pulpit

i mounted mine at the helm where it can be accessed from the helm itself, or when standing on the gunnel and reaching down. I am very enamored with the GOOD windlass. Especially when the self locking feature does not require anyone to go up to the bow to deal with the safety lock as required on othe...
by RWS
Sun Jun 14, 2020 6:03 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 1984 Trojan 10 meter ignition wiring troubleshoot
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Re: 1984 Trojan 10 meter ignition wiring troubleshoot

one engine turns clockwise, the other turns counterclockwise. this would (i'm guessing here) require different starters? just a thought (to start) Assuming you are on the hard, if you are in the water, DO NOT OVER CRANK THESE ENGINES WITHOUT FIRST CLOSING THE SEACOCKS as you will end up pumping raw ...
by RWS
Fri May 29, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 12 Meter Exhaust Pipe Cracked
Replies: 16
Views: 2823

Re: 12 Meter Exhaust Pipe Cracked

Dish soap is a great tool to keep on board. I also have a set of multi angled probes that can be manipulated better than a saw blade to remove hoses that have been on for ages with little or no damage. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0079GPYR2/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Glad ...
by RWS
Thu May 21, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 89 10 meter mid cabin packing
Replies: 5
Views: 345

Re: 89 10 meter mid cabin packing

good choice

keeps bad surprises to a minimum

RWS
by RWS
Tue May 19, 2020 6:39 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Back light for guages
Replies: 6
Views: 288

Re: Back light for guages

fourreins wrote:
Mon May 18, 2020 10:18 pm
My 10.8 meter has a switch for the panel lights
Same here on my 1983 10 Meter

separate switch

has a resistor in the dash to dim the instrument lights

RWS
by RWS
Mon May 18, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Toilet removal on 10 meter
Replies: 8
Views: 363

Re: Toilet removal on 10 meter

been using the FACTORY vaccuflush since I bought this boat for 19 years its been trouble free previous owner had this boat for 18 years 37 years total no issues I did replace the pump and seals once during my 19 years of ownership also, replaced the toilet seat once and the duckbill valves twice in ...
by RWS
Mon May 18, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 10 meter mid cabin bilge
Replies: 6
Views: 401

Re: 10 meter mid cabin bilge

express hull experience here i'm on a boat lift behind the house once a year or so I remove the aft transom hull plug and flush clean water and DAWN soap from the fwd bilge all the way out that plug REmoves some trash ang junk as well perhaps if you are hauled once a year, this could be done too. RWS
by RWS
Sun May 17, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Toilet removal on 10 meter
Replies: 8
Views: 363

Re: Toilet removal on 10 meter

here's a very useful thread on a topic that has been wiped clean...

viewtopic.php?t=11002

RWS
by RWS
Sat May 16, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Vaccuflush system
Replies: 4
Views: 299

Re: Vaccuflush system

Here's a very useful thread:

viewtopic.php?t=11002

Lots of good information and links there.

RWS