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  1. how do we get the boatshield stickers pls?
  2. oh brill hi we have a little group of 3 of use owners if you'd like to join us. Can you send me pictures etc pls Steve
  3. annoyingly i'm helping to make a tank for my gas bottles tomorrow so already commited, but i would like to another time please
  4. i'm happy to come to Norwich, if 1 of your engineers or yourself is doing a service or an overhaul on a 1.5 BMC diesel, and observe
  5. asap won't sell just the nuts i don't think, yes they are still on the industrial estate nope 28 tpi isn't a typo it's a very fine thread did speak to someone who had a 5/8" unf but it wasn't 28 tpi that is an idea Stranger i'll have a look i did think could i re-tap the thread to accomadate a more common nut also
  6. I'm after a couple of nuts for my roca wiper motor. the thickness of the shaft is 16mm or 5/8" and i have measure the tpi at 28 in 1" does anyone know what thread it would be as i cannot find a nut for it anywhere thanks
  7. i certainly haven't critisiced anyone and am extremely grateful for all help
  8. also the wires rail that i think is the glow plugs looks very rusty so i wouldn't mind having that changed
  9. ok confused me already lol yes it's a diesel. and i know there is a fan belt for the alternator not sure about any gearbox levels i think it's a prm box i think thats what i was told. i am one of these ppl if you show me and i do it i remember, if i read it i will never remember it hence why i'd really like someone who has patience just to walk me through it at the actualy boat and say this is this and that is that please
  10. trouble is i am pretty basic knowledge with regards to engines yes i can change the oil etc and rewire a boat but i have no idea where wires go on the actual engine or alternator. i did think about swapping the filter for a spin on normal type seen the conversion on flebay
  11. I have a BMC 1.5 engine on my boat. i haven't had it running yet, and would like someone to show me how to service it and just have a look around it and check everything is ok. i need to buy and connect the exhaust hose as yet and do a few other bits. it is in a field but i have access to a hose. if there is anyone around the Beccles area that is willing to give me a hand please that's be great happy to pay as long as i'm not ripped off thanks
  12. i will never ever go into st olaves, even if my life depended on it lol and yes i know Roy at OB and do go in there regularly. Thanks tho
  13. anyone got a mud weight suitable for a 26foot broads boat pls?
  14. I'm after 2 stern rails for my boat, just to go round the back of the boat something similar to the pic, just to go round each corner of the boat nothing fancy like this one just a corner rail about 500-600mm high if anyone has anything like this knocking about pls
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