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by Stretch Head
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Woodie bilge water tolerance
Replies: 6
Views: 2520

Re: Woodie bilge water tolerance

Normal to have water there.
by Stretch Head
Wed May 30, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: Photos - Repairs & Outfitting Projects
Topic: Replacing My Teak Deck After 47 Years
Replies: 402
Views: 56168

Re: Replacing My Teak Deck After 47 Years

I am not finished yet but will min a short two months. I will post pictures when finished. Too many things have taken me away from finishing. Life is changes
by Stretch Head
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Replacing Teak Deck
Replies: 9
Views: 4546

Re: Replacing Teak Deck

I replaced mine and I went epoxy. Just the cost of teak alone, no cutting, shaping and installing or removing the old was over $21,000. Good luck
by Stretch Head
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Wiring a Lofrans Tigress Electric Windlass
Replies: 6
Views: 2335

Onesockbob wrote:Stretch,

This is what you are looking for.


I had that. Thanks
by Stretch Head
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Wiring a Lofrans Tigress Electric Windlass
Replies: 6
Views: 2335

JP wrote:IMTRA can help. They are US Rep. w/ good customer service.


Funny you said that. I got the IMTRA controller in the mail yesterday and in the box was a clear precise diagram for the Tigres 3 post windlass

I am good! Thanks guys
by Stretch Head
Mon Jan 29, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Wiring a Lofrans Tigress Electric Windlass
Replies: 6
Views: 2335

Thanks but I downloaded and printed that thick booklet. It has one page. ONE PAGE with a diagram and that's why my question. I'm going to hook up the windlass with jumper cables and see what happens. Maybe if you send a negative to the middle post it turns one way and a positive makes it turn the op...
by Stretch Head
Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Wiring a Lofrans Tigress Electric Windlass
Replies: 6
Views: 2335

Wiring a Lofrans Tigress Electric Windlass

I never had an electric windless on the Heads Up and recently bought a Tigres. The wiring diagram that came with it is very generic and I question it. It says you run cables directly from the battery to each post on the motor. I removed the shield and saw there are two heavy posts and a small post i...
by Stretch Head
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Shaft replacement on GB 42
Replies: 4
Views: 1862

Thanks, I didn't think about that.
by Stretch Head
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: The Lighter Side
Topic: IQs
Replies: 5
Views: 3271

ROFLMAO!!!
by Stretch Head
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Repair Questions
Topic: Shaft replacement on GB 42
Replies: 4
Views: 1862

Shaft replacement on GB 42

Has anyone replaced a shaft on their 42? Just curious about cost. Mine has pitting in the packing area and keeps eating the packing away.
by Stretch Head
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Dock Talk
Topic: Festive Spirits
Replies: 2
Views: 2249

We have December fires to keep us warm.

Merry Christmas to all and a prosperous 2018
by Stretch Head
Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: Dock Talk
Topic: GB Line discontinued?
Replies: 4
Views: 2892

We own rare boats that are getting more rare by the year
by Stretch Head
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: The Lighter Side
Topic: I'm still kicking
Replies: 2
Views: 2164

I'm still kicking

Hey guys, I have been away from this site for months and I'm still working on my GB 42 so not a lot has changed. I'll drop by more often and show updates as I go along.

Cheers and Happy Thanksgiving or what Holiday you celebrate.

:D
by Stretch Head
Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Photos - Repairs & Outfitting Projects
Topic: Lehman 135 Flex Plate, issues to be aware of
Replies: 8
Views: 4750

Tom, after posting that question I did a search and found them here. even eBay had some. Thank you.
by Stretch Head
Sun Jul 16, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Photos - Repairs & Outfitting Projects
Topic: Lehman 135 Flex Plate, issues to be aware of
Replies: 8
Views: 4750

Where do you buy flexplates?