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by Mark Moore
Fri Aug 25, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Ammeter wiring
Replies: 6
Views: 1509

Re: Ammeter wiring

Not sure what you mean "just click on electrical systems on the right" would you be so kind as to explain?
by Mark Moore
Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Ammeter wiring
Replies: 6
Views: 1509

Ammeter wiring

I just had my gauges rebuilt and have been combing the net especially boatbuzz to learn how to wire the ammeter. Would someone tell me if I have it right. Battery via the starter to one side of the shunt. Load and altenator (l'm using a single wire altenator) to the other side. The wires to the amme...
by Mark Moore
Mon Jul 24, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Cockpit and Cabin Interiors
Topic: Glass thickness
Replies: 3
Views: 1026

Glass thickness

I am preparing to replace the sliding tracks on the windows of my 65 Constellation. I took all the measurements and need to order the track. Here's the deal. Is the glass 3/16 or 1/4? I didn't think to measure it while there and the boat is 200 miles away. Would like to get my order in and not wait ...
by Mark Moore
Wed Oct 26, 2016 9:48 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Westerbreke hookup
Replies: 5
Views: 1650

Re: Westerbreke hookup

Thanks Jim, that's along the Iines of what I was thinking. And I appreciate the other comments. My brother is an electrician and I was planning on inviting him down for a cruise. I just wanted to gain some knowledge. It already has the westerbeke controls on the helm. I suspect the installer just to...
by Mark Moore
Tue Oct 25, 2016 8:21 am
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Westerbreke hookup
Replies: 5
Views: 1650

Westerbreke hookup

I recently purchased a 1965 Constellation, 36 feet, with two 327f engines. Love the boat but already had to rebuild the starboard engine. The boat has a Westerbeke genset and the PO showed me a problem with the setup. The generator is wired into the old Onan control box (?) where there is a relay or...