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The symptoms point to a blocked outlet pipe or sea cock.  Given that you’ve swapped fore and aft heads and the problem persists, your next step is to strip out the pipe work and valves and check that over. 
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which unfortunately were ordinary iron screws (on my B36(2002)), though that might have been something done by the boats original owner.

Pretty sure that these were original equipment, they are a pain in the arse to get out if rounded off.
Replaced all mine with stainless after removing the shelf inners to get at windlass wiring.
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Many thanks!!

I am a complete noob in this kind of works..

Any product recomendation to clean that area?
How should I fix the bolts?, nuts?, mastic?

Thank you very much for your help from Mallorca!
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Bavaria Yacht Help! / Re: Stanchion bases replacement (Bavaria 36 2002)
« Last post by Salty on Yesterday at 22:54 »
On your boat you have in each cabin a line of lockers or cupboards located just below the level of the main deck. Look inside each one and at the part of the locker furthest outboard you will see in the upper corner two strips of plywood, one along the underside of the top of the locker and one along the inner edge of the most outboard part of the locker. Each strip is secured with two small screws which unfortunately were ordinary iron screws (on my B36(2002)), though that might have been something done by the boats original owner. Undo those screws and the two pieces of plywood can be lifted out. Wrap a strip of masking tape around each pair and write on the tape which locker they came from (the lockers are of differing sizes so you will need that information).
The stanchion bases are usually secured with long thin bolts of such length that some extra long socket spanner’s will be handy. You will need, someone to help you with this job, and some string to attach to any tools you use in order to recover the tools that get dropped down behind the backs of the cupboards. Remember to tie the string to each tool before you use it. Once the stanchion base has been removed, thoroughly clean the deck area that was below the base, and use a butyl self adhesive tape to bed the base on when it is renewed or returned. This is a time consuming and very awkward job to do, but once done it will cure any leaks from those bases.
IN PARTICULAR, ONCE THE BASES HAVE BEEN REBEDDED, ENSURE THAT NOBODY USES THE STANCHIONS AS A LEVER TO PULL THEMSELVES ONBOARD.
Tell them to hang onto the mast shrouds not the stanchions - on threat of hand amputation to everyone that ignores you !!!
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On my B43 2000.

There is a 75mm strip of plywood which forms the back / top corner in each of the cupboards.
These wood strips are held in with small wood screws and easily removed.
You can just see in the second pic the top of the cupboard is removed.

you just need to work out where the stanchion base is...

In the forepeak, remove the vinyl panels and you can just about reach the nuts.

In the head try to remove the mirror behind the sink

(Original pics from when I first got the boat)
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Bavaria Yacht Help! / Stanchion bases replacement (Bavaria 36 2002)
« Last post by Kala on Yesterday at 22:18 »
Hi there!

I really need some help... I have to change 2 of the port side stanchions and also its bases... When I removed them I realized that the screws seems to have been put just perforating the fiber without any nut.. On the other side, seems impossible to arrive to the inside part without dismantling many panels and I am afraid to do that!. What should I do to fix those bases again?, just putting mastic into the holes and screwing again?, do I have to unscrew all the furniture to gain access where the bases are?.. help!

A picture of one of those bases before the extraction, maybe it helps


Many thanks!
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This weekend I'm trialing the first fit of a Raspberry Pi control centre (that's about the only way I can describe it) into my B36.
I'm using a 7" touch screen to provide environmental and boat data, create lighting systems and act as a data logger.

We'll see how it gets on  ;D

I made a small video on the progress, which shows the super simple (but not gopping) interface - aimed at crew being able to use it rather than being super techie.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO3Ik1AIfPA

That is exactly what I have been thinking of. I haven't tried raspberry, but I have worked with arduino a little bit.

Here is what I was planning to do:
- outside/inside temperature
- fridge temperature (and maby control)
- bilge water level alarm
- battery voltage meter
- motion sensors inside boat for alarming
- gps for anchoring and tracking
- internet access for monitoring and alarming remotely

This is all supposed to be installed in a way that I can remove everything easely if I would sell the boat at some point.

We really should start an own thread about these systems :)
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Modifications & Equipment / A good Utube site for newer boat owners
« Last post by Odysseus on Yesterday at 17:53 »
Another good Utube site to watch is "  Sailing Britaly  "  I am sure member will find him interesting. Seacocks, saildrive seal, and lots more.

Hope this helps

Odysseus
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This weekend I'm trialing the first fit of a Raspberry Pi control centre (that's about the only way I can describe it) into my B36.
I'm using a 7" touch screen to provide environmental and boat data, create lighting systems and act as a data logger.

We'll see how it gets on  ;D

I made a small video on the progress, which shows the super simple (but not gopping) interface - aimed at crew being able to use it rather than being super techie.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO3Ik1AIfPA
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Scuttlebutt / Re: Engineers yard stick
« Last post by MarkTheBike on December 09 2018, 18:49 »
...when working in USA a guy had it in his garage...

I was afraid you'd say something like that. Oh well....   :(
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