1985 Harbor Master

Harbor Master 470
October 8, 2021

So we had a chance to look at a 1985 Harbor Master. This is all about me starting to venture out of my comfort zone, and help others with with a positive boating experience. Additionally, this presents us with an amazing opportunity for an adventure. A friend found a good deal on a forty seven foot 1985 Harbor Master. Initially, from the pictures it’s an older boat but may a…

Read More >>

SeaTalkhs Plug and Play

HS-with-HS5-switch
September 23, 2021

So we are going to discuss some technology that is on “The Nauti Oar“. As in part one of our how to on the installation of a rear camera, and using the Axiom 9 RV. We discovered a few technologies that have been integrated into this boat. One of these technologies is SeaTalkhs Plug and Play. Firstly, this is basically Ethernet/Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet. Additionally, We also found that…

Read More >>

RayMarine Axiom Camera Setup – Part One

RayMarine Axiom 9 RV
September 17, 2021

This is the process of completing a RayMarine Axiom Camera Setup. So we are going to extend the RayMarine Axiom 9 RV to add Camera capabilities on “The Nauti Oar“. Firstly, the reasoning behind this is two fold. First, the prior owner spent some dollars putting in an Axiom 9 RV, a Raymarine RD418HD 4kW Digital Radome , a SeaTalk STNG Converter, a NMEA 2000 to 183 Gateway and a…

Read More >>

Corsa Exhaust Solenoid Replacement

Corsa Exhaust
August 19, 2021

This is the process of me performing a Corsa Exhaust Solenoid Replacement and Dual Coil Actuator Replacement. This was one of the last remaining pieces I had to address. I was able to do this by doing a bunch researching. Below is a picture of the old solenoid and Dual Coil Actuator. There is nothing here that I’m going to be able to use from the old solenoid. The Dual…

Read More >>

Nissan NS5B Outboard Repair

Nissan NS5B Outboard-1
August 17, 2021

So on the fourth of July, we went to take Pippi & Rocket to the shore. This was our first attempt to start the Nissan NS5B Outboard we got with “The Nauti Oar”, the Zodiac Tender, or “Eustace”. It would not go into neutral to start. We bypassed the lockout mechanism, not too smart but we wanted to see if she would start. The Outboard would start but then would…

Read More >>