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by Vitaliy
Sun Dec 09, 2012 3:05 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Hydronic Heaters
Replies: 6
Views: 851

Thanks for the input, this was planned for a 34ft silverton that has even less insulation then my trojan

it was just an idea that sparked some interest but now i see that it is inpractical...
by Vitaliy
Sun Dec 09, 2012 12:17 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Hydronic Heaters
Replies: 6
Views: 851

This idea was my buddies, it just caught my curriocity, if you read the description it actually states that you can use it along with a standard water heater, technically i dont see how it would be any different from the engine heat since both the temperatures should be around the 170 range however ...
by Vitaliy
Sat Dec 08, 2012 9:35 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Hydronic Heaters
Replies: 6
Views: 851

the link wont post properly for some reason....
by Vitaliy
Sat Dec 08, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Hydronic Heaters
Replies: 6
Views: 851

Hydronic Heaters

Any one have any experience with them? i was looking into them for my buddies boat and was wondering if anyone ever used them? the application will be using a hot water heater tank as the water source at about 120F http://www.defender.com/product.jsp?path=-1|2061076|2061078|2061088&id=48295 just cau...
by Vitaliy
Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:35 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Trojan Decal
Replies: 9
Views: 1272

give some feedback when u get em, if they are any good ill order a few myself
by Vitaliy
Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:32 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Generator Question, OH Boy, setting myself up Im sure,,,,,
Replies: 27
Views: 2343

have you considered buying a used marine genset? there are several on ebay that might do the trick, check with your local marine resale shop, i saw an ONAN 6.5k on sale at the shop next to my place a few months back for 2k, great shape.
by Vitaliy
Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:56 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Generator Question, OH Boy, setting myself up Im sure,,,,,
Replies: 27
Views: 2343

my marineaire 16.5k has a starting load of 22AMPS and a runing amp of 13, meaning you will need a 4400 watt or so inverter to be on the safe side, you will most likely need to upgrade your batery charger to have an output of 20-30 AMPS per bank plus some heavy duty deep cycle batteries, yout looking...
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:31 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Trojan Decal
Replies: 9
Views: 1272

kinda pricey at $13 a pop thou
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Trojan Decal
Replies: 9
Views: 1272

coool, id get one to put on my car
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:12 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Before you go to bed tonight...
Replies: 6
Views: 1070

We had a remembrance ceremony today and nothing but WW2 movies were plating on the ships TV

kinda aery thinking about it being deployed on a carrier even nowadays....
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Generator Question, OH Boy, setting myself up Im sure,,,,,
Replies: 27
Views: 2343

also cant forget the fact that the components arent made out of marine friendly metals and will start rusting within a month

(such as the automobile points my buddy had the bright idea of putting on his marine block)
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:17 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Completed first week living aboard, and I am liking it
Replies: 7
Views: 1064

one of many weeks youll enjoy in the tri :)
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:16 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Not terrible news
Replies: 7
Views: 847

interesting read... but they are basing this strictly from brokerage sale data, god knows how many boats were actually sold and how many brokers even reported their sales.
by Vitaliy
Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:10 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Swim platform?
Replies: 9
Views: 1672

gona be kinda hard to get a swim platform off :p
by Vitaliy
Thu Dec 06, 2012 1:34 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Macerator??
Replies: 12
Views: 1363

must be nice to just changed the hoses, not all of us are fortunate enough to have them in an easily accessible location :p