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by cheaterbill
Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:08 pm
Forum: Common Equipment - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: New sails duf 45 e
Replies: 0
Views: 4872

New sails duf 45 e

Hi all, i just take a picture of my duf 45e with is new sails made by nortsails with grey soft norlam tissue an triradial cut. maximise the main sail 65 m2 and over pass the standart genua 108% by an 140% with 65 m2 that a 130 m2 off fun... ;-) The spi is 220 m2 http://boefamily.dk/dufour385/userpix...
by cheaterbill
Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: Common Discussion - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: Heating system on d45e
Replies: 1
Views: 5607

Heating system on d45e

Hi all,
I have mounted a new refleks with
nice window for see the flames :-)
Each cabin is heated by radiators, with
general distribution in tubes of brass.
I used the wast tank for the fuel tank of the refleks heating!
by cheaterbill
Tue May 17, 2011 10:37 am
Forum: Common Discussion - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: Type of motor for autopilot D45e
Replies: 1
Views: 6024

Type of motor for autopilot D45e

Hi all,
I search the type of motor of the autopilot for a Dufour 45 performance 2010
I thinks is a Lewmar mounted directly on the double helm system!
Tank you for your help
Billy
by cheaterbill
Tue Mar 01, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: Common Discussion - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: New boat Dufour 45E
Replies: 1
Views: 6152

New boat Dufour 45E

Hi all,
I have sold my 385 and have buy a new 45E!!!

The boats arrived in Geneva on April 2011 maybe!

I post a foto of her, taken on the usine Dufour-yachts
This is the hull n° 61

Yes !!!
:-)

more foto commeImage
by cheaterbill
Tue Oct 19, 2010 9:44 am
Forum: Common Tecnical Issues - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: Dufour 385 radar cable
Replies: 1
Views: 4578

Dufour 385 radar cable

Hi all,
i have a questions :
were pass the radar cable from inside, to outside ?
my " col de signe" were full on electrique cable, and the radar cable have a big plug molded on it.

Tank for your answer
by cheaterbill
Thu Apr 01, 2010 1:12 pm
Forum: Common Tecnical Issues - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: Discret Solar panel
Replies: 0
Views: 4099

Discret Solar panel

Solara solar panel, just glued on the roof, perfect for 70w of solar power ( 3.7 amp) you can walk on it , no problemo.

Cheers

yannImage
by cheaterbill
Wed Mar 31, 2010 4:30 pm
Forum: About this Forum
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 1
Views: 6969

Tank for considering the non englisch pro like me ;-)
by cheaterbill
Wed Mar 31, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Common Tecnical Issues - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: squeeeeky deck
Replies: 17
Views: 27444

Idem on my 385, i injected ms polymer ( gyso 444) inside the space wood--roof, and the skeeky sound stop !
by cheaterbill
Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: Common Tecnical Issues - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: New boom on a 385gl
Replies: 3
Views: 7643

boom big

hello luc, i change the boom because the original boom bending a lot with the new 3dl sail i put on it ( 36,5 m2 versus 31,5 m2 original sail) you right the original boom is not to strong enough. You re right, is impossible tho navigate with the chimey in place, i put a plug for sailing. I decided t...
by cheaterbill
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:32 pm
Forum: Common Discussion - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: broken lid on the water tank
Replies: 1
Views: 6304

Tank you a lot, i have the same problem on my boat.
:-)
by cheaterbill
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:29 pm
Forum: Common Tecnical Issues - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: New boom on a 385gl
Replies: 3
Views: 7643

New boom on a 385gl

Hi all, because de more surface on my main sails ( 36,5 m2 ) the original boom were a little tho light on strong wind, with a big arch... I decide to remplace it with the same manufacturer (Sparcraft) because the part rivet on the mast is the same. The new one is a little bit longer ( 440cm versus 4...
by cheaterbill
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: Common Tecnical Issues - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: Full new leather interior 385 gl
Replies: 1
Views: 5257

Full new leather interior 385 gl

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Hi all,
i a just finish a kustom leather interior for my 385.
Is a special leather treated for durability ( same as jet )
the price is approx 2500 euro a this adresse . http://8ball-custom-creation.blogspot.com/

Enjoy

yann
by cheaterbill
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:07 pm
Forum: Common Discussion - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: 385 Steering
Replies: 10
Views: 19906

Hi all,
i have the same problems, i have change the cables for a big diameter, and put a lot of wd 40 and grease on all the system, and now, i have absolut no play, and the feeling on the helms is much better.

yann
by cheaterbill
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:05 pm
Forum: Common Discussion - Dufour Grand Large & Dufour Performance Series
Topic: Height of mast on 385
Replies: 1
Views: 6212

Hi, the exact quote of the aluminium tube of the mast is 14,35m

regards

yann