Recent content by rogerkallhovd

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    Idiot owner (leak)

    Hi-- Thanks again. I get to boat in fits & starts. The advice you (& a couple of others) gave me has worked great todate. Cockpit bailer drilled out--and expansion plug installed. Today I caulked leaking seams with 5200. Now remains to fix dolly tires. Sailing will have to wait till next year...
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    Idiot owner (leak)

    Hi-- You were right. The leakS are at the juncture of deck and storage compartment. So a couple of more questions__ 1) what do I seal that seam with? 2) the bailer that broke was metal; there's still a collar which I'll have to break off. Then you think freeze plug will work? 3) I also got 2...
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    Idiot owner (leak)

    Thanks. I wondered about that; I looked in that space thinking that would be the problem area but not surprisingly, saw nothing with naked eye. ( I assume the lake test you mean is the "air test", right?)
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    Idiot owner (leak)

    Thanks. Is that the tiny hole near top of fore section of cockpit? If so, I doubt it is the problem since as boat filled with water it tilted back on dolly, leaving that hole above water line.
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    Idiot owner (leak)

    This idiot failed to turtle sunfish this winter. Cockpit and storage filled with ice. Found hull filled with water. Can't locate leak. I don't have a drain plug on deck--tho' I installed one in stern.(also installed 2 deck ports.) I know have cracks in mast hole but that stayed covered. Any...
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