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Diesel truck needs urgent fixing

Posted 6 days ago

Gear stuck sometimes but also need to have a look at 2nd vehicle on site if reasonable price and quality job

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Boat Rudder and tiller repair

Posted 6 days ago

I am looking for someone to help to build a rudder and a tiller for my keeler boat. The boat is moored in Hobson bay in Auckland (near Orakei Marina) and after a big storm, the rudder broke completely and drifted away... The only piece left is a broken tiller. The boat is a Class Cavalier 26 and it's moored in Hobson Bay. The metallic part that kept the rudder attached to the boat broke as well so need replacement. I need someone who is able to build a rudder including the part that will allow...

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Sea pen repair

Posted 1 week ago

seapen, floating devise, that needs some repairs

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Yacht hull repair - Insurance job

Posted 2 weeks ago

Repair to GRP cedar core hull. Requires damaged section removed and replaced and painted. Some internal finishing. Damaged section approx 70cm x 40cm port bow. Insurance Quote and date for repair required ideally within next 3 weeks

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Paint wooden yacht decks and cabin exteriors

Posted 2 weeks ago

We require the stripping back and preparation for painting of the decks and cabin exteriors on our 30-foot wooden yacht. Currently berthed at Half Moon Bay Marina I'm planning on bringing it ashore at Okahu Bay for this work. Ideally I'd like a painter who has some experience in working on wooden vessels and is familiar with marine paint products. Lifting the boat is not scheduled yet but would like to see this work completed in October or November (obviously weather dependant).

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Aluminium welder

Posted 2 weeks ago

I have a 12 foot aluminium dingy. The boat has a minor water leak which I think is the hull seam. I think this may be solved by rewelding

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Transom lift

Posted 2 weeks ago

I have a v19 cresta craft with a 20inch transom. I want it raised to a 25inch Either done using fiberglass or aluminum

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Tilt/trim motor issue

Posted 3 weeks ago

The motor works but cuts out when fully lifted sometimes. I have tried looking at connectors but cannot see anything loose, I think it must be something to do with the electrical but have no way of testing

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Boat floor replacement

Posted 3 weeks ago

-Rotten area of ply/fiberglass floor replaced. -2 seat mounts fibreglassed into chassis -floor painted with non slip

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Repair hairline crack

Posted 3 weeks ago

A few hairline cracks on the gel coat around the windscreen of a boat. A few cracks on the ceiling of bathroom of a boat.

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Perspex window replacement

Posted 3 weeks ago

Need to replace a 2x tinted perspex windows. First is about 2m x 1.2m on starboard side. Second is about 500mm x 500mm for the front hatch.

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Repainting of trailer boat - we can come to you.

Posted 4 weeks ago

Waka Koa is an 9.5 Image we had built 7 years ago ,we have trailered here about 30000 kms around nz and it is time for an tidy up, what do you recommend.The photos show all the grime and pollen that gets on her over winter (she lives out side).The topside is what is painted (the toilet/back door are powdercoated).The hull is Nyliac coated.

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Quick fix

Posted 1 month ago

The top comb on our boat needs to be fixed. It has gone soft and is just a skin. It is a bit of fibre glass repair job

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Boat Painting Required

Posted 1 month ago

23ft boat requires painting from waterline above. Boat exterior in good condition - a couple of touch ups required. Red part of boat to be painted black and top part painted white.

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Marine plumbing work

Posted 1 month ago

I am looking for a marine plumber to complete work on my boat for an electric toilet. The toilet head and electrical work done. Only plumbing works left.

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Insurance survey for 32’ sailing yacht

Posted 2 months ago

insurance survey for 32’ sailing yacht

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Pre purchase bpat survey

Posted 2 months ago

pre purchase boat survey for 32ft sailing yacht.

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Mobile service of Maxum sr185 #4

Posted 2 months ago

We have a maxum 185 Sr with a 4.3l inboard mercruiser engine with a stern drive. It has been winterised for 2 years and the engine and stern drive need a good service and want it peeped ready for summer _- ideally done at our house

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Marine plumbing work to connect electric toilet on boat

Posted 2 months ago

I'm looking for someone who can do the plumbing work for an electric toilet on my boat. The toilet is fixed on the boat but no connections done. A holding tank will be required plus I think y valve and all the connections remain to be done.

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Mobile service of Maxum sr185 #3

Posted 2 months ago

We have a maxum 185 Sr with a 4.3l inboard mercruiser engine with a stern drive. It has been winterised for 2 years and the engine and stern drive need a good service and want it peeped ready for summer _- ideally done at our house

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Recent marine reviews

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Fix Jet ski hull damage


11th May 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Boatbuilder ,fibreglassing

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th April 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Outboard Pod

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd October 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Can't start simple Diesel Engine - Yanmar 1GM10

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th March 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5
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