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Black Hawk interior 
Started on 13/03/2011 at 16:15 by FrancesM (Guest User)
last reply on 17/03/2011 at 20:37  by FrancesM (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 623 times
4 replies
    "Thank you! Think you are right about the way paint would look - not a good idea."

 
Burgees 2011 
Started on 01/03/2011 at 23:24 by John Evans
last reply on 17/03/2011 at 19:35  by John Evans  
  > 40 months ago
read 371 times
13 replies
    "Thanks Nigel, I look forward to hearing how the inaugural flight goes. Also, th"

 
610 interior 
Started on 17/03/2011 at 17:17 by lee (Guest User)
last reply on 17/03/2011 at 18:29  by  (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 375 times
1 reply
    "Have a look in the boat specs section, some useful pics there. Neil S"

 
Shetland 535 or Kite? 
Started on 16/03/2011 at 10:00 by Scotty (Guest User)
last reply on 17/03/2011 at 14:25  by Damian (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 570 times
4 replies
    "It looks like a very clean Marina. Plenty of them are sold by owners believing t"

 
The Shetland Owners Association Website is Moving ! 
Started on 15/03/2011 at 08:37 by The Editor
last reply on 17/03/2011 at 11:24  by Neil Speirs  
  > 40 months ago
read 420 times
10 replies
    "Really looking forward to the new site & addeded functionality, lets hope it's a"

 
Shetland family four mk5 
Started on 11/03/2011 at 20:47 by (Guest User)
last reply on 17/03/2011 at 07:57  by Robin Matthews  
  > 40 months ago
read 582 times
5 replies
    "It will depend on the load you have on your boat, how fast you want to go, and o"

 
535 windows 
Started on 12/03/2011 at 16:22 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 15/03/2011 at 21:07  by bri (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 376 times
3 replies
    "i would use swarfega or washing up liquid as it does the job and is easy to wash"

 
535 Deck & Windscreen suggestions wanted 
Started on 21/11/2009 at 12:30 by Paul Ebrey
last reply on 14/03/2011 at 11:29  by  (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 2952 times
32 replies
    "Hi Charlie I am also very interested in a template if possible. Please let me "

 
Photos 
Started on 14/03/2011 at 08:14 by Charlie (Guest User)
last reply on 14/03/2011 at 08:33  by The Editor  
  > 40 months ago
read 408 times
1 reply
    "Hi Charlie, thank you for the offer, it's much appreciated. Gallery submissions "

 
Can anyone name the grey cloth used as head and sidelining? 
Started on 31/01/2011 at 23:06 by Chris Pye
last reply on 12/03/2011 at 19:09  by Chris Pye  
  > 40 months ago
read 364 times
8 replies
    "Hi, The material that mid '80's Shetlands had as lining is a basket weave uph"

 
interior of 570 
Started on 10/03/2011 at 06:54 by alan purton
last reply on 12/03/2011 at 11:43  by alan purton  
  > 40 months ago
read 454 times
4 replies
    "cheers for that glen, i shall do some searching around. as for houdini hatch, i "

 
Introduction & New 570 
Started on 27/01/2011 at 18:38 by Craig (Guest User)
last reply on 12/03/2011 at 00:52  by Erik (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 626 times
6 replies
    "Hi to everyone. Following on from the earlier post about having bought a 570 I"

 
Help,! windscreen height 
Started on 08/10/2010 at 22:50 by colin smiles
last reply on 11/03/2011 at 23:44  by Johneric (Guest User)  
  > 40 months ago
read 969 times
20 replies
    "Hi Guys, I just wanted to say Hi!. I have just bought a Shetland 498 from Dai"

 
Shetland 570 - seat frame. 
Started on 18/10/2010 at 10:09 by Sue Wright
last reply on 08/03/2011 at 23:30  by Neil Speirs  
  > 41 months ago
read 425 times
6 replies
    "Thanks Dee, email sent. Cheers Neil"

 
535 winter over haul 
Started on 25/10/2010 at 18:40 by jamie (Guest User)
last reply on 08/03/2011 at 20:00  by Graham Strachan  
  > 41 months ago
read 0 times
7 replies
    "Hi Andrew, its a plastic one in my boats transom and it works fine mate. Grah"

 
Electric Start engine 
Started on 07/03/2011 at 22:21 by Bruce Clinton
last reply on 08/03/2011 at 10:45  by Pete Morris  
  > 41 months ago
read 167 times
1 reply
    "Isn't there a recoil starter on top? Most seem to have one, my mercury has ig"

 
reinforce 
Started on 05/03/2011 at 18:54 by (Guest User)  > 41 months ago
no replies yet
read 212 times
    "what is the best way of reinforcing the transom and engine well on a 535 sheltie"

 
498 Brochure 
Started on 10/02/2008 at 11:14 by John Bennett (Guest User)
last reply on 03/03/2011 at 17:32  by Glen Dickens  
  > 41 months ago
read 832 times
17 replies
    "Just a thought mate, But would it not be easier for you to send a copy to the SO"

 
solar vents 
Started on 20/02/2011 at 17:09 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 02/03/2011 at 12:39  by alan purton  
  > 41 months ago
read 315 times
7 replies
    "hi, i fitted mine on the port side 6 to 8 inches from the windscreen, tight to t"

 
Burgees? 
Started on 18/10/2008 at 20:55 by John Evans
last reply on 01/03/2011 at 23:16  by John Evans  
  > 41 months ago
read 1323 times
59 replies
    "Hi Amanda, This thread is getting quite long, not to say long in the tooth. I wi"

 
535 Canopy photos 
Started on 25/02/2011 at 20:45 by Russ (Guest User)
last reply on 28/02/2011 at 09:55  by Kevin (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 438 times
6 replies
    "Hi Ross, If you get any information on a supplier for the DIDI type canopy for "

 
engine for sheltie 
Started on 27/02/2011 at 20:54 by gethin (Guest User)
last reply on 27/02/2011 at 23:56  by Nigel Eastwood  
  > 41 months ago
read 277 times
1 reply
    "Some of our membership have larger engines than the recommended maximum of 40HP "

 
boat retrieval help ideas 
Started on 23/01/2011 at 19:55 by Mike Dickson (Guest User)
last reply on 27/02/2011 at 21:25  by Mike Dickson (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 720 times
8 replies
    "Just caught up with looking for recent replies to my boat problem. Yes, it would"

 
spring cleaning of canvas type canopy 
Started on 22/02/2011 at 19:29 by fred tree (Guest User)
last reply on 26/02/2011 at 19:22  by Sue Wright  
  > 41 months ago
read 255 times
3 replies
    "jet wash will be fine, but you will need to treat to stop it returning"

 
A very non-boating question - please read 
Started on 24/02/2011 at 18:07 by Sue Wright
last reply on 25/02/2011 at 16:34  by Sue Wright  
  > 41 months ago
read 234 times
2 replies
    "Thank you to all of you who replied. I have now found a suitable geek."

 
Anchor box lid 
Started on 05/07/2010 at 16:03 by Elbdriver (Guest User)
last reply on 25/02/2011 at 00:10  by robert (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 1471 times
16 replies
    "hi there, did you get sorted out with anchor lid or hatch cover,thanks robert. "

 
Buying a Family Boat  
Started on 22/02/2011 at 22:29 by Del B (Guest User)
last reply on 25/02/2011 at 00:06  by bert (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 315 times
3 replies
    "if its fishing,the 536 are spot on with excellent stability. and gullwing hull, "

 
What Size Backup Outboard for a 570 
Started on 15/02/2011 at 19:46 by (Guest User)
last reply on 24/02/2011 at 15:48  by John Mccafferty (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 467 times
4 replies
    "Guys Thanks for all the Advice. 150hp Engine was on the boat when purchased al"

 
government selling off canals 
Started on 22/02/2011 at 22:08 by john halls  > 41 months ago
no replies yet
read 116 times
    "This government looks like it's going to be selling off everything that's not ma"

 
535 steering 
Started on 22/02/2011 at 20:20 by Dave B (Guest User)  > 41 months ago
no replies yet
read 158 times
    "Could any body help me please.I am considering replacing the old washing line ty"

 
Insulation ! 
Started on 03/02/2011 at 19:01 by Grahame Wear
last reply on 22/02/2011 at 16:08  by Pete Morris  
  > 41 months ago
read 484 times
9 replies
    "I used Sikaflex to glue the battons."

 
swapping engines - how much hassle? 
Started on 20/02/2011 at 22:01 by neil duncan
last reply on 20/02/2011 at 23:49  by Chris Pye  
  > 41 months ago
read 224 times
1 reply
    "Hi Neil, Swapping an engine isn't too hard, but it does take some time, prefe"

 
 
Started on 08/02/2011 at 08:18 by (Guest User)
last reply on 19/02/2011 at 21:10  by Andy Evans  
  > 41 months ago
read 313 times
4 replies
    "I MUST HAVE THE ONLY ONE THEN"

 
535 badges 
Started on 18/02/2011 at 14:00 by (Guest User)  > 41 months ago
no replies yet
read 174 times
    "Has anyone got a pair of the aluminium "Shetland" name badges with the ship's wh"

 
drain bung 
Started on 15/02/2011 at 17:14 by simon phillips
last reply on 15/02/2011 at 19:10  by Nigel Eastwood  
  > 41 months ago
read 310 times
1 reply
    "Somebody has asked this type of question once before and I shall give you the sa"

 
Liverpool Boat Show 
Started on 28/01/2011 at 23:48 by Nigel Eastwood
last reply on 15/02/2011 at 13:48  by Nigel Eastwood  
  > 41 months ago
read 215 times
3 replies
    "Sad news folks After all the hype due to big brands flapping about the econom"

 
Shipping water over the transom? 
Started on 15/11/2010 at 15:09 by Joan Holmes
last reply on 15/02/2011 at 08:41  by robworthy (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 743 times
3 replies
    "hi joan, did you sort out this problem? i have a cruisette that came with a 2"

 
535 ENGINE 
Started on 16/01/2011 at 11:18 by PETER (Guest User)
last reply on 14/02/2011 at 19:40  by Robin (Guest User)  
  > 41 months ago
read 352 times
2 replies
    "I have a 535 with a 50hp longshaft. Depends on the depth of your transom as 535'"

 
change a 570 from inboard to outboard 
Started on 13/02/2011 at 09:17 by (Guest User)  > 41 months ago
no replies yet
read 162 times
    "Hi, just about to aquire my first boat which is a Shetland 570 fitted with an ol"

 
PROPEX or EBERSPACHER 
Started on 23/01/2011 at 19:32 by Neil Speirs
last reply on 03/02/2011 at 19:56  by Neil Speirs  
  > 42 months ago
read 196 times
2 replies
    "cheers Ray, I'm favouring the propex for the fact I can just share the gas bottl"

 
Cabin Door 535 
Started on 03/02/2011 at 16:43 by John Ashley  > 42 months ago
no replies yet
read 155 times
    "I am looking for a 535 Cabin Door, I know i can get another from Shetland Boats,"

 
Anchor weight for a 570 
Started on 30/01/2011 at 19:20 by Steve (Guest User)
last reply on 02/02/2011 at 19:08  by Chris Pye  
  > 42 months ago
read 303 times
6 replies
    "Hi Steve, A further note is that I won't overnight in any conditions other th"

 
PARSUN OUTBOARD 
Started on 19/01/2011 at 11:21 by Philip franks
last reply on 30/01/2011 at 20:14  by sea (Guest User)  
  > 42 months ago
read 989 times
9 replies
    "just a great low cost outboard never let me down."

 
boat age 
Started on 24/10/2010 at 22:03 by allen (Guest User)
last reply on 28/01/2011 at 20:11  by guest user (Guest User)  
  > 42 months ago
read 330 times
2 replies
    "You may find the age by looking at the stern of the boat, possibly on starboard "

 
cockpit flooring 
Started on 27/01/2011 at 16:45 by alan purton
last reply on 27/01/2011 at 18:34  by Sue Wright  
  > 42 months ago
read 224 times
2 replies
    "we have B & Q carpet tiles. easy to cut, stick and lay, rubber backed so not dam"

 
Shetland 4 +2 help! at wits end! 
Started on 26/01/2011 at 10:46 by debbie hayes  > 42 months ago
no replies yet
read 302 times
    "I have tried contacting the folk at Shetland with no success. I have a problem I"

 
battery 
Started on 24/01/2011 at 23:30 by brian (Guest User)
last reply on 25/01/2011 at 15:40  by Donald Belcher  
  > 42 months ago
read 163 times
1 reply
    "Hi Brian, Enter battery in 'search' and you will get lot's of threads on the "

 
boat prices 
Started on 23/01/2011 at 10:09 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 24/01/2011 at 08:57  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 42 months ago
read 225 times
1 reply
    "Hi Dave. On the basis that there might be more boats for sale per square mile"

 
boat seats 
Started on 30/12/2010 at 15:09 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 23/01/2011 at 19:22  by Neil Speirs  
  > 42 months ago
read 484 times
7 replies
    "wow, I wouldn't have bothered posting if I'd known they were that kinda money!"

 
Leisure Battery 
Started on 14/01/2011 at 15:14 by Sue Wright
last reply on 22/01/2011 at 12:47  by Colin Pearce  
  > 42 months ago
read 549 times
7 replies
    "I agree Chris, getting the cool box cold first is a great help. Rather than usin"

 
640 build variations 
Started on 20/01/2011 at 19:18 by steve greenfield  > 42 months ago
no replies yet
read 147 times
    "hello. I have just bought a 640. seriel no;9. 1973. i had a 640 some years ago, "

 
WIndscreen wiper motor wiring 
Started on 05/11/2010 at 21:20 by BigBag (Guest User)
last reply on 14/01/2011 at 06:52  by Stan Folds  
  > 42 months ago
read 226 times
3 replies
    "No problem with the delay, I have been to Egypt for a month and missed all the s"

 
hull paint 
Started on 14/01/2011 at 00:10 by robert (Guest User)  > 42 months ago
no replies yet
read 239 times
    "looking some advice!! painting the bottom of hull and half way up the sides,have"

 
4+2 or SAXON? 
Started on 12/01/2011 at 21:26 by Sue Wright
last reply on 13/01/2011 at 15:01  by Paul & Tanya Solomons  
  > 42 months ago
read 219 times
1 reply
    "Yep, You're spot on. Send an email off to the MBM admin team and you may well"

 
smev sink/cooker combo. shetland 570 
Started on 10/01/2011 at 10:38 by alan purton
last reply on 13/01/2011 at 07:37  by alan purton  
  > 42 months ago
read 295 times
7 replies
    "cheers sue, i will check that out, hope you and swampy have a good boating seaso"

 
Attaching ski rope to boat on Shetland 570 
Started on 11/01/2011 at 01:15 by wyman100 (Guest User)
last reply on 12/01/2011 at 20:46  by Nigel Eastwood  
  > 42 months ago
read 204 times
1 reply
    "Hi I have a 535 with two towing hooks with spring loaded lock clips which are bo"

 
planing 
Started on 26/08/2010 at 10:18 by simon phillips
last reply on 10/01/2011 at 01:18  by colin smiles  
  > 43 months ago
read 806 times
8 replies
    "Hi simon, my data badge says max hp is 50hp,on my merc blueband 50hp i dont have"

 
Which sealant  
Started on 24/12/2010 at 09:22 by Andy Evans
last reply on 05/01/2011 at 19:45  by Andy Evans  
  > 43 months ago
read 413 times
8 replies
    "Thank you very much everyone regards Andy"

 
merry christmas  
Started on 24/12/2010 at 09:27 by Andy Evans
last reply on 31/12/2010 at 21:55  by Andy Evans  
  > 43 months ago
read 171 times
5 replies
    "glad to hear some of us are still able to get out well doneand have a happy new "

 
640 ... WHAT OUTBOARD  
Started on 22/12/2010 at 16:20 by steve greenfield
last reply on 31/12/2010 at 17:20  by Lynn Beer  
  > 43 months ago
read 220 times
2 replies
    "Hi Steve, Shetland recommend max engine to be 45hp outboard.on a 640 However, m"

 
Information about Shetland 536 Suntrip 
Started on 19/12/2010 at 11:33 by Erik Vermazen (Guest User)
last reply on 29/12/2010 at 11:15  by  (Guest User)  
  > 43 months ago
read 964 times
8 replies
    "Paul and Tanya, Sorry got the two models mixed up there (thats what happens when"

 
foth and clyde canal and union video 
Started on 28/12/2010 at 19:15 by Bernadette McCluskey  > 43 months ago
no replies yet
read 154 times
    "lost our prop on the way there but got there enjey http://www.youtube.com/user"

 
I have just bought a Shetland Kestrel and im looking for an owner manual. Could anyone help please? 
Started on 22/12/2010 at 20:13 by Iain (Guest User)  > 43 months ago
no replies yet
read 121 times
    ""

 
loss of shore stations 
Started on 18/12/2010 at 10:15 by john halls  > 43 months ago
no replies yet
read 161 times
    "I couldn't believe what I was hearing when I listened to the news. "The Departme"

 
VHF  
Started on 15/12/2010 at 18:06 by Andy Evans
last reply on 17/12/2010 at 20:27  by john halls  
  > 43 months ago
read 288 times
6 replies
    "Sorry folks I forgot about the protocol! See my comment on a new thread. J"

 
power pack 
Started on 07/12/2010 at 11:12 by Steve Harris
last reply on 15/12/2010 at 18:28  by Steve Harris  
  > 43 months ago
read 394 times
15 replies
    "thanks now i know i'm a mix your own man but good to know these things steve"

 
610 engine size to get on the plain 
Started on 10/12/2010 at 15:23 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 15/12/2010 at 08:55  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 43 months ago
read 349 times
4 replies
    "Hi Dave. It will be interesting to see how you get on. Dont forget to try and g"

 
witerizing an outboard 
Started on 27/11/2010 at 12:54 by John Nickson (Guest User)
last reply on 12/12/2010 at 13:11  by phil (Guest User)  
  > 43 months ago
read 458 times
5 replies
    "I Always tilt my Honda 20 hp during the winter & weather permiting run the engin"

 
rydlyme 
Started on 11/12/2010 at 19:35 by Andy Evans  > 43 months ago
no replies yet
read 120 times
    "Hi everyone, looking on the website seamark nunn i came upon this product rydlym"

 
short long shaft engine 
Started on 04/12/2010 at 11:10 by bri (Guest User)
last reply on 08/12/2010 at 07:59  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 44 months ago
read 266 times
3 replies
    "Hi Folks. Just a simple correction to my diatribe above, 172 was meant to be 17"

 
GOING TO BUY A SHETLAND 
Started on 05/12/2010 at 23:19 by chris (Guest User)
last reply on 07/12/2010 at 18:00  by Richard Llewelyn  
  > 44 months ago
read 411 times
2 replies
    "Hi, If you give me a call, my number is in the members list, I've got 6 Shetl"

 
what boat is that? shetland 521.... 
Started on 29/11/2010 at 23:58 by elnaufrago (Guest User)
last reply on 04/12/2010 at 22:23  by Robin Matthews  
  > 44 months ago
read 490 times
8 replies
    "If the figures on the boat specs page are correct, that would suggest that yours"

 
gel coat repair 
Started on 15/11/2010 at 17:01 by NICK GOODBOURN
last reply on 04/12/2010 at 21:17  by colin smiles  
  > 44 months ago
read 550 times
5 replies
    "Not a problem andy,! kind regards colin"

 
How old is my boat  
Started on 23/11/2010 at 20:26 by Eddie Smythe
last reply on 30/11/2010 at 21:33  by Eddie Smythe  
  > 44 months ago
read 609 times
4 replies
    "Hi. If you look in the owners gallery at a family four boat named - pen ultimo'"

 
Best engine and shaft size for my 570 
Started on 24/11/2010 at 21:49 by Steve (Guest User)
last reply on 28/11/2010 at 21:37  by Damian (Guest User)  
  > 44 months ago
read 383 times
6 replies
    "A 570 needs a longshaft engine."

 
Fitting at captains seat to a 610 
Started on 27/11/2010 at 09:21 by Dave Ashton  > 44 months ago
no replies yet
read 180 times
    "Hi Can anyone tell me the best way of fitting a captains seat to the shetland"

 
battery 
Started on 25/11/2010 at 07:14 by Steve Harris
last reply on 25/11/2010 at 13:38  by Steve Harris  
  > 44 months ago
read 189 times
2 replies
    "thanks donald will do"

 
uploading pictures to forum  
Started on 21/11/2010 at 14:42 by Bernadette McCluskey
last reply on 21/11/2010 at 23:02  by colin smiles  
  > 44 months ago
read 260 times
6 replies
    "Many thanks paul,! info sharing here is great,! kindest regards colin"

 
shetland 536 
Started on 10/11/2010 at 23:18 by robert (Guest User)
last reply on 21/11/2010 at 21:20  by robert (Guest User)  
  > 44 months ago
read 321 times
2 replies
    "hi mark,sorry for delay but computer broke and only back up running now, this wa"

 
570 VERSUS SAKER 
Started on 14/11/2010 at 13:19 by Andy Evans
last reply on 20/11/2010 at 19:55  by Andy Evans  
  > 44 months ago
read 485 times
6 replies
    "Thank you for that Robin made for quite a good read would still love some input "

 
Engine Size for Inland Waterways 
Started on 14/11/2010 at 17:06 by Colin Pearce
last reply on 20/11/2010 at 09:25  by Colin Pearce  
  > 44 months ago
read 615 times
21 replies
    "It is something we have thought about, I think realistically we are just to far "

 
Speedwell 
Started on 09/11/2010 at 20:24 by Jonathan (Guest User)
last reply on 18/11/2010 at 18:48  by jonathan (Guest User)  
  > 44 months ago
read 296 times
3 replies
    "Thank you"

 
I want one, but could do with talking with a current owner 
Started on 29/07/2010 at 23:46 by neil duncan
last reply on 18/11/2010 at 10:10  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 44 months ago
read 742 times
12 replies
    "Congratulations to Neil and Carol, who have just purchased a 535 Suntrip, hopefu"

 
50 hp mercury 
Started on 16/11/2010 at 18:35 by stephen papworth
last reply on 17/11/2010 at 19:41  by Robin Matthews  
  > 44 months ago
read 230 times
2 replies
    "Stephen As Paul says, there are a lot of things that it could be. It's a ques"

 
paint 
Started on 15/11/2010 at 20:09 by stephen papworth
last reply on 15/11/2010 at 20:25  by Graham Strachan  
  > 44 months ago
read 224 times
1 reply
    "Hi Stephen, you can paint the fibreglass resin directly to the shell but i dont "

 
Shetland 4+2 with Hard Top, Winter Cover 
Started on 07/11/2010 at 21:25 by Charlie M (Guest User)
last reply on 14/11/2010 at 01:44  by colin smiles  
  > 44 months ago
read 256 times
4 replies
    "Just a 498 flat cover to sort then "nauticover" ????????????? ,oh i wish i had a"

 
family four canopies 
Started on 11/11/2010 at 19:43 by (Guest User)
last reply on 13/11/2010 at 20:39  by Eddie Smythe (Guest User)  
  > 44 months ago
read 242 times
4 replies
    "Looked at the photo's of past models and im still not sure. Its either a mk1 or"

 
everude engine 75 hp 
Started on 06/11/2010 at 13:57 by stew (Guest User)
last reply on 12/11/2010 at 07:59  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 44 months ago
read 265 times
4 replies
    "Hi Stew. As John suggests, running the engine dry could easily have caused dama"

 
4+2 weight  
Started on 09/11/2010 at 19:18 by Andy Evans
last reply on 11/11/2010 at 12:14  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 45 months ago
read 339 times
4 replies
    "Hi Andy, as you know after our "trailer problem" we erred on the side of caution"

 
shetland 535 weight 
Started on 09/10/2008 at 20:24 by Richard (Guest User)
last reply on 09/11/2010 at 20:13  by john halls  
  > 45 months ago
read 1642 times
17 replies
    "Hi Arabella, how nice to find someone who is not afraid to inject a bit of surre"

 
Shetland name plates 
Started on 05/11/2010 at 18:20 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 09/11/2010 at 08:04  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 45 months ago
read 612 times
8 replies
    "Hi Tony. Sounds to me if you are looking to purchase the chromed metal Shetla"

 
windsheild/screen thickness 
Started on 22/10/2010 at 21:32 by colin smiles
last reply on 05/11/2010 at 20:39  by colin smiles  
  > 45 months ago
read 504 times
13 replies
    "Hi andy many thanks, i didnt know you could get an anti scratch coating,?,thinki"

 
Sea Foam 
Started on 02/11/2010 at 18:11 by Graham Strachan
last reply on 05/11/2010 at 18:41  by Chris Pye  
  > 45 months ago
read 163 times
1 reply
    "Hi, Once a year I use some decarbonizer spray from evinrude and the spray tub"

 
Getting my boat out for the Winter 
Started on 04/11/2010 at 14:12 by Donald Belcher
last reply on 04/11/2010 at 20:10  by colin smiles  
  > 45 months ago
read 227 times
5 replies
    "Playing with the mermaids again don,!! lol, Sounds like i am not the only one wh"

 
sliding cupboards doors 
Started on 01/11/2010 at 16:43 by stephen papworth
last reply on 04/11/2010 at 11:57  by stephen papworth  
  > 45 months ago
read 165 times
2 replies
    "hi sue i;ve got a microplus 600 "

 
Rubber straking 
Started on 02/11/2010 at 12:42 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 04/11/2010 at 05:43  by Tony Lodder  
  > 45 months ago
read 257 times
6 replies
    "Hi Sue, I live near Heathrow at the foot of the M3, always happy to travel for a"

 
New rubbing strip/fender - 570 
Started on 02/11/2010 at 18:28 by Sue Wright
last reply on 03/11/2010 at 19:42  by Sue Wright  
  > 45 months ago
read 262 times
3 replies
    "Hmm I see what we did wrong... dont apply fender in November even in the South; "

 
fitting a hydraulic steering arm to yamaha 60 o/b 
Started on 02/11/2010 at 19:47 by damian (Guest User)
last reply on 03/11/2010 at 11:53  by Nigel Eastwood  
  > 45 months ago
read 149 times
1 reply
    "Please let us know the model and manufacturer as there are a few to choose from,"

 
Shetland Saker 
Started on 01/11/2010 at 13:21 by A.Higham Torquay (Guest User)
last reply on 02/11/2010 at 11:49  by alfhigham@aol.com (Guest User)  
  > 45 months ago
read 328 times
3 replies
    "Hi chris & Chris, Sue Wright has sugested you may be able to help me with a "

 
Shetland 535 Hull 
Started on 31/10/2010 at 18:57 by Graham Strachan
last reply on 01/11/2010 at 20:28  by Graham Strachan  
  > 45 months ago
read 442 times
2 replies
    "Hi Nigel, thanks very much for the info. My splashwell has 2 drain plugs at the "

 
Retirement to Dry Land 
Started on 20/10/2010 at 11:18 by Richard Pegler
last reply on 31/10/2010 at 21:52  by Nigel Eastwood  
  > 45 months ago
read 386 times
9 replies
    "Nuts!!!, not another person becoming a soil pilot. For heavens sake Richard p"

 
Spotters! 
Started on 29/10/2010 at 13:15 by Richard Llewelyn
last reply on 31/10/2010 at 15:56  by Richard Llewelyn  
  > 45 months ago
read 267 times
3 replies
    "Hi Colin, I agree those sites are excellent, especially apolloduck, but I'm tryi"

 
Leaking Windows 
Started on 23/10/2010 at 16:06 by Graham Wilson
last reply on 31/10/2010 at 07:27  by Graham (Guest User)  
  > 45 months ago
read 298 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Robin, I never thought of that, I will have a look at their website and s"

 
4 PLUS 2 soft top 
Started on 12/10/2010 at 18:08 by Andy Evans
last reply on 29/10/2010 at 17:39  by Andy Evans  
  > 45 months ago
read 596 times
11 replies
    "Thank you Peter and Eric i have had to settle for just looking at photos on webs"

 
what is it  
Started on 27/10/2010 at 20:01 by Andy Evans
last reply on 27/10/2010 at 21:34  by colin smiles  
  > 45 months ago
read 213 times
1 reply
    "Hi andy, have a look at www.microplus.dk, click on models and low and behold,"th"

 
Shetland 500 age 
Started on 27/10/2010 at 09:35 by wac (Guest User)  > 45 months ago
no replies yet
read 167 times
    "I have bought a Shetland 500 but do not know its age other than made in early 80"

 
Ballast on a 535 
Started on 24/10/2010 at 15:31 by Big Fat (Guest User)
last reply on 25/10/2010 at 13:56  by bigfat (Guest User)  
  > 45 months ago
read 272 times
2 replies
    "many thanks for the reply will remove all the sand thanks Andy"

 
Another seat question 
Started on 24/10/2010 at 13:36 by Neil Speirs
last reply on 24/10/2010 at 17:36  by Andy Evans  
  > 45 months ago
read 163 times
2 replies
    "Hi Neil I would use stainless steel nuts and bolts not screws also use a sealing"

 
Trailer for 498 
Started on 20/10/2010 at 18:20 by Stephen Dargue
last reply on 21/10/2010 at 08:03  by Stephen Dargue  
  > 45 months ago
read 258 times
6 replies
    "Michael, purchased the braked 1300kg units from this link http://www.trailertek."

 
610 
Started on 14/10/2010 at 15:29 by vin6599 (Guest User)
last reply on 19/10/2010 at 23:07  by Neil Speirs  
  > 45 months ago
read 297 times
4 replies
    "I would remove your personal details above Nick before you start getting targete"

 
Cover fixings 
Started on 18/10/2010 at 23:07 by colin smiles
last reply on 19/10/2010 at 22:15  by colin smiles  
  > 45 months ago
read 173 times
4 replies
    "Many thanks graham will have a look at those,kind regards colin"

 
shetland 535 
Started on 15/10/2010 at 16:58 by bri (Guest User)
last reply on 17/10/2010 at 11:35  by bri (Guest User)  
  > 45 months ago
read 281 times
2 replies
    "cheers mate mutch app "

 
Message for Giles Talbot 
Started on 14/10/2010 at 07:33 by The Editor  > 45 months ago
no replies yet
read 93 times
    "We have a problem with your email address, please contact us via email. shetl"

 
Propeller for a Speedwell 
Started on 11/09/2010 at 08:02 by Michael Worthington
last reply on 11/10/2010 at 21:01  by Michael Worthington  
  > 46 months ago
read 219 times
3 replies
    "I just want to add an update to my original post. I asked whether the 10 1/8" di"

 
the road to nowhere 
Started on 08/10/2010 at 08:59 by john halls
last reply on 11/10/2010 at 09:47  by john halls  
  > 46 months ago
read 323 times
5 replies
    "Wrong Sue! This bloke's approach was more the loadstone and sextant. A real "

 
Oxford 
Started on 08/10/2010 at 09:03 by Andy Lawrie
last reply on 09/10/2010 at 20:23  by Andy Lawrie  
  > 46 months ago
read 277 times
8 replies
    "In that case I'm probably stuffed - I think it would be a fairly major job to ta"

 
 
Started on 07/10/2010 at 00:16 by (Guest User)
last reply on 07/10/2010 at 07:42  by The Editor  
  > 46 months ago
read 185 times
1 reply
    "You ask us via the same email that was the contact point in the advert. (and "

 
Rivets 
Started on 05/10/2010 at 22:42 by colin smiles
last reply on 05/10/2010 at 19:17  by alan lofts  
  > 46 months ago
read 0 times
2 replies
    "Hi, I have a Shetland 4+2 and have Discovered another rainwater leak. Itís c"

 
headliner /carpets 
Started on 05/10/2010 at 22:35 by George Tyler
last reply on 05/10/2010 at 15:39  by Sue Wright  
  > 46 months ago
read 0 times
3 replies
    "we bought our self adhesive grey head lining from here http://www.hawkehouse."

 
What happened to the Shetland 644? 
Started on 25/01/2010 at 22:07 by Richard Bower
last reply on 05/10/2010 at 11:30  by Peter Marr  
  > 46 months ago
read 1655 times
24 replies
    "The difference between the 640 and the 644 only seems to be the interior layout."

 
Shetland 535 Boat Trailer 
Started on 03/10/2010 at 21:22 by Fruity (Guest User)
last reply on 04/10/2010 at 19:20  by Andy Evans  
  > 46 months ago
read 204 times
1 reply
    "Hi there is a trailer for sale on the market place at the moment set up for a 57"

 
To use or not to use T-Cut. 
Started on 03/10/2010 at 21:42 by Trevor Watson
last reply on 03/10/2010 at 23:50  by Trevor Watson  
  > 46 months ago
read 313 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Colin. I had heard that T-Cut could possibly damage the gel coat so I wa"

 
new owner 
Started on 17/08/2010 at 22:44 by Steve Bailey
last reply on 03/10/2010 at 23:39  by Steve Bailey  
  > 46 months ago
read 370 times
4 replies
    "hi paul, gave the boat a run out in poole harbour last weekend and got on the pl"

 
Transom height of shetland 535 
Started on 03/10/2010 at 18:45 by Alliejy (Guest User)  > 46 months ago
no replies yet
read 213 times
    "Hi all, Can anyone tell me the transon height of a Shetland 535 please? We ar"

 
498 Windscreen 
Started on 20/08/2008 at 20:48 by Syd (Guest User)
last reply on 03/10/2010 at 15:53  by colin smiles  
  > 46 months ago
read 257 times
1 reply
    "Hi guys hope all is well,!im still looking for a template for an F4/ 498 windscr"

 
Scottish Boat Jumble 
Started on 02/10/2010 at 12:52 by Neil Speirs
last reply on 03/10/2010 at 12:35  by Richard Bower  
  > 46 months ago
read 155 times
2 replies
    "Enjoy! Best regards to all in Scotland."

 
shetland 535 cockpit cover 
Started on 30/09/2010 at 09:57 by Matt O (Guest User)
last reply on 01/10/2010 at 09:12  by Lynn Beer  
  > 46 months ago
read 306 times
1 reply
    "Enter "tonneau cover" in search panel and you will find previous replies to this"

 
Shetland 27 outboard 
Started on 29/09/2010 at 17:55 by Tim D (Guest User)  > 46 months ago
no replies yet
read 175 times
    "I am considering the purchase of a new 27 to cruise the river nene. I am attrac"

 
throtle control 
Started on 27/09/2010 at 14:34 by Trevor Watson
last reply on 29/09/2010 at 13:14  by Trevor Watson  
  > 46 months ago
read 206 times
2 replies
    "Hi Andy, thanks for that. I'll give it a go this weekend."

 
scottish group what should it offer? 
Started on 25/04/2010 at 17:03 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 27/09/2010 at 14:43  by  (Guest User)  
  > 46 months ago
read 1092 times
34 replies
    "Sorry I forgot to mention the Loch my friend and I sailed on, it was the large L"

 
535 corner fenders 
Started on 23/09/2010 at 11:04 by Richard Allen
last reply on 25/09/2010 at 02:31  by pat (Guest User)  
  > 46 months ago
read 273 times
3 replies
    "can u buy left,right,r they easily fitted/.,."

 
Auxiliary engine size 
Started on 11/05/2010 at 13:29 by SteveS (Guest User)
last reply on 24/09/2010 at 09:28  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 46 months ago
read 419 times
6 replies
    "Hi. I had a Merc 7.5 on my Shetland 2+2, same hull as 610. Used it to navigate "

 
Shetland or Nauticover 
Started on 16/09/2010 at 06:35 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 23/09/2010 at 21:18  by Tony Lodder  
  > 46 months ago
read 321 times
2 replies
    "Just an update, sent Shetland and enquiry about 2 weeks ago, heard nothing so Na"

 
570 mrk2 - BSS cert 
Started on 20/09/2010 at 11:53 by Sue Wright
last reply on 21/09/2010 at 18:29  by togiduck (Guest User)  
  > 46 months ago
read 268 times
4 replies
    "Hi Sue, On 570 mkII I bought all the equipment to install a gas cooker I boug"

 
Interesting new type of trailer 
Started on 21/09/2010 at 15:44 by inkyandy (Guest User)  > 46 months ago
no replies yet
read 186 times
    "I see there's an 'Inflatable boat trailer' for sale in the market place. How fan"

 
498 windscreen 
Started on 20/09/2010 at 23:32 by colin smiles  > 46 months ago
no replies yet
read 157 times
    "Hi guys,where did that summer season go ?,its gone far to quick,!! Maybe a far c"

 
Age of my 535 
Started on 20/09/2010 at 09:15 by Graham Strachan
last reply on 20/09/2010 at 11:10  by  (Guest User)  
  > 46 months ago
read 234 times
1 reply
    "according to the boat specs page 1972/73 http://www.shetland.owners.org.uk/theb"

 
535 Helm Seat 
Started on 15/09/2010 at 07:02 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 15/09/2010 at 16:57  by Graham Strachan  
  > 46 months ago
read 255 times
1 reply
    "Hi Tony, i got my pedestal seats from this guy on ebay and they are very good. t"

 
535 parts 
Started on 10/09/2010 at 06:47 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 15/09/2010 at 08:18  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 46 months ago
read 400 times
17 replies
    "Hi again, if you send me your email I'll email some pictures over, the seat I am"

 
Family four canopies and engine ize 
Started on 08/09/2009 at 19:59 by Whitbylad (Guest User)
last reply on 14/09/2010 at 19:51  by Chris Pye  
  > 46 months ago
read 429 times
8 replies
    "As to the engine size, A good 50hp 2 stroke will get you up on the plane but you"

 
Insurance 
Started on 05/03/2010 at 08:31 by Lynn Beer
last reply on 14/09/2010 at 13:57  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 46 months ago
read 441 times
8 replies
    "I've heard that Haven K Johnson are supposed to be quite reasonable. We entered"

 
Black control panel material supplier? 
Started on 11/09/2010 at 16:15 by Neil Speirs
last reply on 11/09/2010 at 18:34  by Bill Bailey (Guest User)  
  > 47 months ago
read 140 times
1 reply
    "Hi Niel Try these guys www.plasticonline.co.uk. Its black acrylic that you w"

 
Leaking family four 
Started on 29/08/2010 at 02:57 by Eddie Smythe
last reply on 10/09/2010 at 21:44  by Eddie Smythe  
  > 47 months ago
read 409 times
7 replies
    "After leaving the boat for a while to let the sikaflex sealant cure, I am deligh"

 
Shetland Logo 
Started on 07/08/2010 at 21:58 by Graham Strachan
last reply on 10/09/2010 at 21:27  by Eddie Smythe  
  > 47 months ago
read 265 times
2 replies
    "Try ebay, there is a seller selling them for £40 with free worldwide postage. D"

 
Cruising Range 
Started on 09/09/2010 at 22:07 by Tony Lodder  > 47 months ago
no replies yet
read 189 times
    "Just looking for a bit of trivia really. Does anyone know the longest distance a"

 
Passenger Capacity & Displacement ? 
Started on 10/08/2010 at 08:07 by Mick Staines (Guest User)
last reply on 09/09/2010 at 20:52  by Robin Matthews  
  > 47 months ago
read 449 times
10 replies
    "Agreed. If the safe limit is related to the weight of the passengers, then my gu"

 
Outboard Size 
Started on 08/09/2010 at 16:25 by Victor C (Guest User)
last reply on 09/09/2010 at 09:35  by Donald Belcher  
  > 47 months ago
read 247 times
2 replies
    "I sail on the Solent regularly and I consider that an 11 foot open boat is an ac"

 
Towing car 
Started on 08/09/2010 at 21:18 by Graham Strachan
last reply on 08/09/2010 at 23:44  by Chris Pye  
  > 47 months ago
read 187 times
1 reply
    "Hi, The Qashqai should be fine for towing the 535. The 750kg unbraked limit i"

 
Godbye 535, hello 570 
Started on 07/09/2010 at 08:45 by Martin & Dee Waterton
last reply on 07/09/2010 at 09:18  by Lynn Beer  
  > 47 months ago
read 225 times
1 reply
    "Good luck when you acquire your 570. They are great boats and I just love mine. "

 
640 history and dates 
Started on 06/09/2010 at 20:04 by steve greenfield  > 47 months ago
no replies yet
read 205 times
    "hello, i have just purchased a 640, the serial no; is 9, so an early one. it got"

 
Boat cover 
Started on 25/06/2009 at 07:23 by john lewcock (Guest User)
last reply on 06/09/2010 at 20:00  by nigel wilkes (Guest User)  
  > 47 months ago
read 528 times
6 replies
    "I've just bought a pram cover and frame from nauticover for my 570.went to the w"

 
Bear with no name 
Started on 07/09/2010 at 08:39 by Martin & Dee Waterton
last reply on 06/09/2010 at 18:30  by Sue Wright  
  > 47 months ago
read 0 times
1 reply
    "Apologies to Dee Waterton, he was her idea, but he needs a boaty marine name. ca"

 
Identify 
Started on 08/09/2010 at 05:41 by Tony Lodder
last reply on 06/09/2010 at 05:49  by  (Guest User)  
  > 47 months ago
read 0 times
3 replies
    "Hi Colin, Many thanks for the reply. I'll have a look next Saturday (collection "

 
charging/condensation 
Started on 31/08/2010 at 16:42 by stephen papworth
last reply on 01/09/2010 at 15:26  by stephen papworth  
  > 47 months ago
read 279 times
5 replies
    "hi peter do you have any pictures of this set-up as i have no idear what to look"

 
2+2 advice please 
Started on 29/08/2010 at 11:36 by (Guest User)
last reply on 31/08/2010 at 17:19  by Donald Belcher  
  > 47 months ago
read 280 times
3 replies
    "Further to my last post I tried to plane yesterday with my 80 and it wouldn't. "

 
Shetland 27 
Started on 26/08/2010 at 20:15 by DaveS (Guest User)
last reply on 30/08/2010 at 20:36  by DaveS (Guest User)  
  > 47 months ago
read 1625 times
7 replies
    "Hi Gerry Like Andy's comments, yours are indeed also very useful, so thank yo"

 
Leaking family four 
Started on 29/08/2010 at 02:39 by kissafish (Guest User)  > 47 months ago
no replies yet
read 158 times
    "Hi Chaps. As have mentioned before. My Family four mk 1 boat is taking in water"

 
spam e-mail 
Started on 26/08/2010 at 20:23 by colin smiles
last reply on 28/08/2010 at 00:00  by John Evans  
  > 47 months ago
read 332 times
14 replies
    "Yes, I got one from Sheila Duncan mentioning the Association, and immediately sp"

 
Shetlands for Skye 
Started on 27/08/2010 at 16:13 by Brian (Guest User)
last reply on 27/08/2010 at 19:24  by Robin Matthews  
  > 47 months ago
read 169 times
1 reply
    "Hi Brian I guess it would depend on what type of Shetland you are thinking of"

 
Information Thames cruising 
Started on 25/08/2010 at 13:05 by john halls  > 47 months ago
no replies yet
read 154 times
    "I came across this link yesterday. Looks interesting for those of us using the T"

 
Seaworthy-ness of a 4 plus 2 cabin cruiser 
Started on 20/08/2010 at 13:39 by Mark (Guest User)
last reply on 23/08/2010 at 19:59  by Andy Evans  
  > 47 months ago
read 399 times
5 replies
    "Hi Mark I am looking to change my 570 for a 4 plus 2 for the same reasons as you"

 
Loch Lomond warning and help needed 
Started on 09/08/2010 at 19:22 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 23/08/2010 at 09:55  by Dave Ashton  
  > 47 months ago
read 642 times
10 replies
    "Hi Interesting blog and again aimed at jet skiers. I also feel sorry for the "

 
need to sell a boat believe its a shetland 538 kite 18 
Started on 18/08/2010 at 18:47 by (Guest User)
last reply on 22/08/2010 at 21:04  by  (Guest User)  
  > 47 months ago
read 206 times
3 replies
    "The honda outboard is not a 2hp but a 8hp."

 
Theft of kayak 
Started on 16/08/2010 at 10:59 by Pete Morris
last reply on 21/08/2010 at 10:57  by Pete Morris  
  > 47 months ago
read 281 times
5 replies
    "Hi Robin, kayak not found so far. I've seen adds this guy has posted on forum"

 
retro fit a trim and tilit 
Started on 14/08/2010 at 14:19 by phil (Guest User)
last reply on 21/08/2010 at 08:32  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 47 months ago
read 152 times
1 reply
    "Hi Phil. If you can let me have the full engine details and engine number I can"

 
SHETLAND 498 
Started on 09/08/2010 at 21:50 by CHRIS (Guest User)
last reply on 20/08/2010 at 22:27  by colin smiles  
  > 47 months ago
read 298 times
3 replies
    "Hi chris the transom hole outlets all the water from under the floor,as well as "

 
535 40hp mariner combo 
Started on 26/07/2010 at 19:20 by Bev Clarke
last reply on 19/08/2010 at 07:52  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 47 months ago
read 588 times
15 replies
    "Hi Bev. It is a long time since I have had to set up control cables especiall"

 
Black Hawk 
Started on 15/08/2010 at 14:44 by Keith (Guest User)
last reply on 17/08/2010 at 14:58  by Dave Ashton  
  > 47 months ago
read 216 times
4 replies
    "Hi we found that we had to conect the steering arm direct to the engine due t"

 
pictures 
Started on 10/03/2010 at 14:40 by Steve Harris
last reply on 16/08/2010 at 21:13  by  (Guest User)  
  > 47 months ago
read 651 times
9 replies
    "Loch awe ,looked at the link,first ,apologies didn't take time to read ,pat."

 
Gloucester Docks 
Started on 16/08/2010 at 14:38 by Sue Wright  > 47 months ago
no replies yet
read 110 times
    "Has anyone stayed at Gloucester Docks ( Victoria Basin Marina)? Looking to spend"

 
570/70hp 4 stroke 
Started on 11/08/2010 at 17:06 by Sue Wright
last reply on 14/08/2010 at 09:35  by Paul Harlow  
  > 47 months ago
read 397 times
9 replies
    "I think you can probably get away with quite a bit of weight on the back of a 57"

 
Rubber Seal/Mastick Seal ? 
Started on 09/08/2010 at 09:37 by Mick Staines (Guest User)
last reply on 12/08/2010 at 09:52  by Paul Harlow  
  > 48 months ago
read 308 times
3 replies
    "Hello, I've fitted polycarbonate windows to my 570 using bolts and sikaflex"

 
FOUR PLUS TWO 
Started on 07/08/2010 at 12:44 by Andy Evans
last reply on 11/08/2010 at 13:23  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 48 months ago
read 325 times
9 replies
    "and as Sue will remember at Cowes last year we were "heckling" the black tie bri"

 
Lancaster Canal - Moorings 
Started on 11/08/2010 at 12:32 by Mick Staines (Guest User)  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 83 times
    "Anybody on the forum got any experience of having a mooring on Lancaster canal ?"

 
Shetland GH14 / Shetland GH 14 
Started on 05/03/2008 at 23:38 by Phil G (Guest User)
last reply on 08/08/2010 at 12:53  by  (Guest User)  
  > 48 months ago
read 0 times
1 reply
    "Dear Phil. I'm the proud owner of a Shetland GH 14. I'm using an 8 HP Yamaha for"

 
Escomer Boats. 
Started on 07/08/2010 at 22:13 by Motherhubbard (Guest User)  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 154 times
    "I have just purchased a Escomer Boat. SCORPION MODEL. No15 that must be one of t"

 
mercury 20hp 
Started on 31/07/2010 at 11:12 by stephen papworth
last reply on 05/08/2010 at 23:47  by colin smiles  
  > 48 months ago
read 210 times
6 replies
    "Hi dave ,many thanks again, it is nice to troll along doing 6 knots,also its law"

 
Shetland Sealark 
Started on 02/08/2010 at 21:13 by Mick Staines (Guest User)
last reply on 04/08/2010 at 21:20  by Chris Pye  
  > 48 months ago
read 865 times
5 replies
    "Hiya, Wet, damp or spongey blisters on the hull, either inside or out are a com"

 
trailer for 536 
Started on 01/08/2010 at 02:54 by robert (Guest User)
last reply on 04/08/2010 at 09:55  by The Editor  
  > 48 months ago
read 248 times
4 replies
    "Hi Robert, Your message has been passed on to Peter, as you requested."

 
ANOTHER SCAM - SELLERS BEWARE 
Started on 28/07/2010 at 09:48 by Fiona Mackenzie
last reply on 03/08/2010 at 19:04  by phil (Guest User)  
  > 48 months ago
read 360 times
4 replies
    "Hi,I too was selling via freeads and was contacted by a seller with the same exc"

 
Drinking water pump 
Started on 01/08/2010 at 22:57 by Robert Newton
last reply on 02/08/2010 at 22:37  by Robert Newton  
  > 48 months ago
read 182 times
2 replies
    "Many thanks Nigel, I have to go to the caravan dealer in Carlisle this week for "

 
mercury 20hp 
Started on 02/08/2010 at 16:44 by stephen papworth  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 103 times
    "i must of 4got to say i am using a mercury 20hp is the mixture the same as a 50h"

 
MOORINGS COLWYN BAY AREA OF NORTH WALES. 
Started on 01/08/2010 at 20:38 by CRAZY POTTER (Guest User)  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 158 times
    "CAN ANYONE OUT THERE TELL ME WHERE I CAN GET MOORINGS FOR MY SHETLAND 535 AND RO"

 
White replacement canopy toggle needed !!! 
Started on 01/08/2010 at 12:41 by Cory Brown
last reply on 01/08/2010 at 19:00  by Sue Wright  
  > 48 months ago
read 135 times
1 reply
    "try www.kayospruce.com. They do all sorts of canopy fixings/fabrics. Catalogue o"

 
shetland640 
Started on 31/07/2010 at 19:37 by tony (Guest User)  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 212 times
    "hi i'm thinking of the 640 as my 1st boat.i live along the south coast of irelan"

 
My Speedwell 
Started on 21/12/2009 at 16:37 by Michael Worthington
last reply on 30/07/2010 at 17:50  by Michael Worthington  
  > 48 months ago
read 435 times
7 replies
    "I saw that one on ebay. Hope it all works out for you. I upgraded the engine on "

 
River Avon 
Started on 25/07/2010 at 19:30 by Sue Wright
last reply on 29/07/2010 at 16:37  by Nick Wells  
  > 48 months ago
read 175 times
2 replies
    "HI If you use the Avon you need a temp Avon Navigation Trust license but you "

 
Auxiliary for 610, how big can I go? 
Started on 27/07/2010 at 08:51 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 29/07/2010 at 09:04  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 48 months ago
read 153 times
1 reply
    "Hi Dave. I think that the limiting factory will be if you try and fit a small o"

 
Knocking Noise when sleeping, How to stop it?Any ideas? 
Started on 23/07/2010 at 13:50 by Suzuka (Guest User)
last reply on 27/07/2010 at 23:02  by John Evans  
  > 48 months ago
read 364 times
4 replies
    "Ear plugs!! Very cheap and I always used them on sailing courses and when stayin"

 
HELP ! ! Folding cockpit seat frame needed.  
Started on 16/07/2010 at 17:08 by Cory Brown
last reply on 27/07/2010 at 22:07  by Cory Brown  
  > 48 months ago
read 516 times
10 replies
    "Unfortunately the two people offering frames were both guests and did'nt get in "

 
Anyone do inland waterways? 
Started on 22/07/2010 at 23:06 by Steve Thomas
last reply on 26/07/2010 at 20:45  by Sue Wright  
  > 48 months ago
read 388 times
6 replies
    "Steve.. could you contact me please, I need to pick your brains about the River "

 
depth sounder 
Started on 21/07/2010 at 18:50 by gordon (Guest User)
last reply on 26/07/2010 at 10:08  by gordon (Guest User)  
  > 48 months ago
read 179 times
2 replies
    "Many thanks Richard."

 
The fasted shetland ever? 
Started on 25/07/2010 at 09:01 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 25/07/2010 at 21:43  by The Editor  
  > 48 months ago
read 311 times
5 replies
    "Hi Dave, done... thanks for the links, very interesting to watch !"

 
interesting boating site 
Started on 25/07/2010 at 19:57 by john halls  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 211 times
    "Hello everyone, I came across an interesting site today. White-Maiden.com. It"

 
570 mercury 70hp 
Started on 12/07/2010 at 00:26 by james mclaughlin
last reply on 25/07/2010 at 07:25  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 48 months ago
read 518 times
5 replies
    "Hi James. Glad that you have found an improvement. 4 bladed props are supposed "

 
mercury 50hp 
Started on 22/07/2010 at 13:28 by stephen papworth
last reply on 23/07/2010 at 08:41  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 48 months ago
read 151 times
1 reply
    "Water in the bores is not good and is probably due to a failed cylinder head gas"

 
535 and a 20hp Mariner. Will she plane? 
Started on 20/06/2010 at 00:47 by (Guest User)
last reply on 22/07/2010 at 22:59  by Steve Thomas  
  > 48 months ago
read 285 times
3 replies
    "Hi, I use to get my old 535 up with 15 hp mariner whent well too Regards "

 
mercury blueband 
Started on 21/07/2010 at 23:40 by colin smiles
last reply on 22/07/2010 at 21:31  by colin smiles  
  > 48 months ago
read 209 times
4 replies
    "Hi steve many thanks , i dont have a pump to remove, i just have two piston type"

 
Single-Handed Retrieving - Any Tips (Other Than Don't Try!) 
Started on 27/12/2008 at 09:39 by Richard Bower
last reply on 21/07/2010 at 17:34  by Andy Evans  
  > 48 months ago
read 513 times
10 replies
    "This is a message to Fred you will have to post a video of that mate it sounds f"

 
template 
Started on 21/07/2010 at 10:27 by Steve Harris  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 136 times
    "i have just cut out a template for my family four screen its a wiered shape what"

 
 
Started on 20/07/2010 at 17:18 by pete. (Guest User)
last reply on 21/07/2010 at 06:24  by Steve Harris  
  > 48 months ago
read 207 times
4 replies
    "hi pete ive sent my e mail address send me your address and i will post the temp"

 
 
Started on 20/07/2010 at 20:13 by (Guest User)  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 124 times
    "Hi all, I've jus purchased a 535 suntrip, i need to replace the main windscree"

 
boat insurance 
Started on 01/06/2010 at 14:28 by Martin & Dee Waterton
last reply on 20/07/2010 at 13:43  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 48 months ago
read 1253 times
16 replies
    "10/10 to Saga Boat Insurance, 1 1/2 weeks on and we are pretty much sorted. Prom"

 
cleaning cover 
Started on 07/07/2010 at 09:01 by Steve Harris
last reply on 20/07/2010 at 07:32  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 48 months ago
read 382 times
10 replies
    "Further to my recent suggestion to consider using wind socks and old CD`s I forg"

 
Photo Competition 
Started on 19/06/2010 at 23:33 by stephen smart
last reply on 20/07/2010 at 07:06  by Steve Harris  
  > 48 months ago
read 293 times
10 replies
    "can't dissagree with that ed steve"

 
toilet compartments on shetlands 
Started on 14/07/2010 at 17:04 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 18/07/2010 at 23:32  by james mclaughlin  
  > 48 months ago
read 435 times
10 replies
    "jamie here i will be speeking to the guy with the engine tommorow so will drop y"

 
Sheltie - What year? 
Started on 16/07/2010 at 20:53 by Richard Bower  > 48 months ago
no replies yet
read 132 times
    "Hello, good people of the SOA. I have a friend who has a Sheltie, and is tryi"

 
Solent Flotilla 2010 - ATE 
Started on 12/07/2010 at 20:25 by John Evans
last reply on 16/07/2010 at 13:33  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 48 months ago
read 162 times
6 replies
    "last again.... thanks to John for a wonderful time, we never thought the first f"

 
610 ballast  
Started on 11/07/2010 at 11:36 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 16/07/2010 at 09:59  by Dave Ashton  
  > 48 months ago
read 268 times
7 replies
    "Hi Paul we have just started the renovation and by that I mean we have nearly"

 
Engine Won't Turn Off! 
Started on 07/07/2010 at 12:38 by Scottditto (Guest User)
last reply on 14/07/2010 at 12:32  by Scotditto (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 179 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Dave."

 
guests 
Started on 10/07/2010 at 18:43 by Steve Harris
last reply on 14/07/2010 at 12:31  by GUEST (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 154 times
1 reply
    "Do you need the dictionary definition?"

 
Planing a 601 
Started on 11/07/2010 at 10:58 by John Martin
last reply on 14/07/2010 at 07:57  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 49 months ago
read 187 times
2 replies
    "Hi. I had a 2+2 (Same hull as 610) and it was fitted with a Merc 115 - 20 Knots "

 
SELF TAPPERS 
Started on 13/07/2010 at 11:24 by Steve Harris  > 49 months ago
no replies yet
read 127 times
    "hi can anyone tell me what size self tapping srews i will need to fix a windsree"

 
windscreen fastners for 570 pram hood 
Started on 10/07/2010 at 20:08 by nigel wilkes
last reply on 12/07/2010 at 20:18  by nigel wilkes  
  > 49 months ago
read 189 times
2 replies
    "yep bolted it is then paul.if a jobs worth doing its worth doing properly. thats"

 
windsreeen 
Started on 06/07/2010 at 06:43 by Steve Harris
last reply on 11/07/2010 at 10:02  by John Martin  
  > 49 months ago
read 388 times
8 replies
    "Hi guys and gals, New to the forum having just bought a rather decrepit 610. So"

 
helm seat 498 
Started on 10/07/2010 at 13:11 by colin smiles
last reply on 10/07/2010 at 19:39  by colin smiles  
  > 49 months ago
read 165 times
2 replies
    "many thanks steve,looks quite a bit more space on the 535 & cadet between the wh"

 
Solent Flotilla 2010 
Started on 09/10/2009 at 18:26 by John Evans
last reply on 06/07/2010 at 21:04  by John Evans  
  > 49 months ago
read 377 times
7 replies
    "Andy, Don't worry mate, we'll have you threading the Needles!! Cheers, John"

 
HOBBY 
Started on 04/07/2010 at 02:12 by phil (Guest User)
last reply on 04/07/2010 at 19:54  by phil (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 440 times
2 replies
    "thanks for the advice colin!!! much appreciated, thought the hull looked similar"

 
pimping a shetland for sound and vision 
Started on 04/07/2010 at 09:28 by Dave Ashton  > 49 months ago
no replies yet
read 174 times
    "Hi We have been lucky enough to get some high end car stereo/ entertainment kit"

 
gel coat 
Started on 29/06/2010 at 17:14 by jj carter (Guest User)
last reply on 04/07/2010 at 00:50  by  pat (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 310 times
5 replies
    " 500 to 650- best of luck."

 
Solent Flotilla 
Started on 19/06/2010 at 01:31 by Nigel Eastwood
last reply on 01/07/2010 at 22:36  by John Evans  
  > 49 months ago
read 212 times
4 replies
    "Hi Nigel, Having not heard from you, I take it you are having problems extricat"

 
570 Upholstery - for a Mrk2 - going free 
Started on 25/06/2010 at 16:39 by Sue Wright
last reply on 01/07/2010 at 18:20  by Sue Wright  
  > 49 months ago
read 227 times
3 replies
    "GONE"

 
Antifouling (or not...) 
Started on 27/04/2010 at 20:23 by Paul Harlow
last reply on 28/06/2010 at 13:05  by Robin Matthews  
  > 49 months ago
read 315 times
6 replies
    "Just a quick update on this thread. Took the boat out of the water at the weeken"

 
mariner 15hp Bigfoot Outboard - battery charging? 
Started on 26/06/2010 at 18:12 by Andy Barber
last reply on 28/06/2010 at 10:14  by silverlink (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 188 times
4 replies
    "Andy, I have the same engine as this although its about 8 years old. If yo"

 
kestrel layout 
Started on 20/06/2010 at 12:37 by Ewan (Guest User)
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 22:54  by Ewan (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 220 times
2 replies
    " The previous owner has built 2 long seats on either side after the small ones "

 
fuel 
Started on 22/06/2010 at 20:22 by scubadiver (Guest User)
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 19:18  by scubadiver (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 862 times
6 replies
    "no paul just for pleasure,my diving days are past tense"

 
RYA Powerboat 2 certificate 
Started on 24/05/2010 at 23:47 by Nigel Eastwood
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 16:05  by Dave Ashton  
  > 49 months ago
read 726 times
21 replies
    "Hi John I did the sailing day skipper. Near port appin I became freinds w"

 
Mk 2 Shetland 570 - Urgent 
Started on 28/05/2010 at 15:48 by Sue Wright
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 14:08  by Sue Wright  
  > 49 months ago
read 507 times
8 replies
    "Thanks for all your replies, this morning my upholstery was re delivered and lo"

 
Getting started with a Shetland 
Started on 22/06/2010 at 17:05 by Clare Jenkins (Guest User)
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 12:28  by Clare Jenkins (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 275 times
8 replies
    "Hi Charlie Thanks for your reply, and we will definitely book ourselves on a co"

 
spray screen 
Started on 24/06/2010 at 07:26 by Steve Harris
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 10:20  by Steve Harris  
  > 49 months ago
read 190 times
2 replies
    "hi charlie that was my concearn that the hood may need altering the front of my "

 
535 water lying between the outer and inner skins 
Started on 21/06/2010 at 18:49 by danielrocka (Guest User)
last reply on 25/06/2010 at 07:29  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 49 months ago
read 236 times
3 replies
    "Hi Daniel. When you said deck did you mean the deck of the hull topsides or d"

 
Deck plate shim 
Started on 24/06/2010 at 11:25 by anthony keat  > 49 months ago
no replies yet
read 111 times
    "hi has any one an idea of how to make a wooden spacer/shim to go underneath the"

 
what age is my 535....? 
Started on 22/06/2010 at 19:38 by (Guest User)
last reply on 23/06/2010 at 00:29  by guest (Guest User)  
  > 49 months ago
read 174 times
1 reply
    "Is the helm position to the left or the right of the cockpit? 535's are on the "

 
Shetland rescue service  
Started on 20/06/2010 at 19:45 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 21/06/2010 at 23:04  by james mclaughlin  
  > 49 months ago
read 194 times
1 reply
    "i am the proud owner of said 570 had a good weekend at the loch , also towed a w"

 
sea view 
Started on 23/05/2010 at 08:35 by John Halls (Guest User)
last reply on 19/06/2010 at 23:26  by John Evans  
  > 49 months ago
read 286 times
6 replies
    "Hi John, Sorry to hear you had such a rough trip but glad you over it now and s"

 
New engine for my 570 - Electric Start, Which battery? 
Started on 12/06/2010 at 22:17 by AndyB_570 (Guest User)
last reply on 19/06/2010 at 12:20  by Pete Morris  
  > 49 months ago
read 378 times
13 replies
    "I have a Mercury electric & pull start but i beleive you should have ignition sw"

 
Treadmaster or similar 
Started on 13/06/2010 at 20:54 by Sue Wright
last reply on 19/06/2010 at 11:05  by Stan Folds  
  > 49 months ago
read 182 times
3 replies
    "I have that virus on my computer, it causes the printed letter to be the one nex"

 
Best gadget / boat fittings 
Started on 18/06/2010 at 09:33 by Dave Ashton  > 49 months ago
no replies yet
read 215 times
    "I we have just managed to get our hands on a 610 shell with no interior fittings"

 
Transom - Shetland Suntrip 535 
Started on 13/06/2010 at 14:55 by (Guest User)
last reply on 16/06/2010 at 12:12  by John Ashley  
  > 49 months ago
read 192 times
1 reply
    "Why not use a setback bracket and then you do not need the well or cut out, this"

 
Sheltie / 535 Canopy 
Started on 16/06/2010 at 07:22 by Daim (Guest User)  > 49 months ago
no replies yet
read 120 times
    "Does anyone know if a Sheltie canopy will fit a 535? Many thanks "

 
535 Re-Fit and General Queries 
Started on 07/06/2010 at 09:48 by John Ashley
last reply on 14/06/2010 at 12:43  by Alan Milford  
  > 50 months ago
read 376 times
1 reply
    "Windows and windscreen available on fleabay... I've bought a screen in the past"

 
rescueing other boats 
Started on 08/06/2010 at 08:11 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 09/06/2010 at 16:34  by Paul Harlow  
  > 50 months ago
read 243 times
6 replies
    "Hello, towing alongside tends to work better with motorboats, too, as they "

 
498 first launch an epic failure,! 
Started on 30/05/2010 at 23:31 by colin smiles
last reply on 08/06/2010 at 22:38  by colin smiles  
  > 50 months ago
read 712 times
18 replies
    "Hi john, many thanks !,ive spoken to a welder/mechanic he recomends i get a 4" b"

 
glue for carpet 
Started on 05/06/2010 at 19:32 by stephen papworth
last reply on 06/06/2010 at 18:24  by Colin Pearce  
  > 50 months ago
read 414 times
5 replies
    "the 2.5L cans from screwfix certainly were the cheapest I found and with next da"

 
microplus 
Started on 02/05/2010 at 12:05 by stephen papworth
last reply on 05/06/2010 at 19:41  by stephen papworth  
  > 50 months ago
read 251 times
3 replies
    "can you send me some pictures and i;ll do the same my email address is creasey74"

 
Reverse Gear Outboard failure! On Broads - Help! 
Started on 31/05/2010 at 14:19 by AndyB (Guest User)
last reply on 03/06/2010 at 22:53  by Andy Barber  
  > 50 months ago
read 248 times
7 replies
    "Thanks for the advise - I have had a look today, the engine dosent have a shear "

 
Three Rivers Race (Norfolk Broads) 
Started on 02/06/2010 at 19:12 by Stan Folds
last reply on 02/06/2010 at 21:20  by Andy Barber  
  > 50 months ago
read 122 times
2 replies
    "Thanks for the heads up Stan - I will make sure I avoid the area!!"

 
windows and windscreen replacement 
Started on 31/05/2010 at 22:21 by Peter Eyers
last reply on 01/06/2010 at 20:54  by stephen smart  
  > 50 months ago
read 214 times
1 reply
    "I replaced my windows on my Kestrel with 6mm bronze Lexan,Lexan can be cut with "

 
canopy frame 
Started on 31/05/2010 at 15:03 by stephen papworth
last reply on 31/05/2010 at 21:56  by  (Guest User)  
  > 50 months ago
read 195 times
2 replies
    "Fittings available from Chandlery World: http://www.chandleryworld.co.uk/cata"

 
535 seats 
Started on 28/05/2010 at 18:08 by churchotwn44 (Guest User)
last reply on 29/05/2010 at 11:43  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 50 months ago
read 152 times
2 replies
    "We are currently selling a set of seats on boards for a 535 they are on Ebay, wh"

 
CONDENSATION IN 570 CABIN - AIR VENT? 
Started on 27/05/2010 at 19:07 by Andy Barber
last reply on 28/05/2010 at 09:01  by Chris Pye  
  > 50 months ago
read 435 times
4 replies
    "Hi Nigel, I had a normal stainless roof vent factory fitted, but it never see"

 
Does it Plane ??? 
Started on 08/02/2010 at 13:27 by Joan Holmes
last reply on 26/05/2010 at 21:40  by oscarrosy (Guest User)  
  > 50 months ago
read 547 times
7 replies
    "hello i have just purchased a cruisette and am find information scarce wondered "

 
Suntrip 535 for your records 
Started on 24/05/2010 at 16:17 by Dou Gillanders (Guest User)
last reply on 25/05/2010 at 23:21  by colin smiles  
  > 50 months ago
read 365 times
2 replies
    "Good evening all,!! Poor Lord nelson eh folks,! if only he had waited a few mor"

 
Shetland or not? Please help identify this boat. 
Started on 05/05/2010 at 01:00 by Lost_inland (Guest User)
last reply on 20/05/2010 at 22:51  by Lost_inland (Guest User)  
  > 50 months ago
read 1364 times
14 replies
    "OK, sorry for the late reply. Thanks firstly to all, especially those who hav"

 
498 flat cover 
Started on 16/05/2010 at 22:57 by colin smiles
last reply on 20/05/2010 at 21:37  by colin smiles  
  > 50 months ago
read 188 times
3 replies
    "ive been saved !! mission over thanks to mr porter,what a gentlemen,! im so grat"

 
Knackered ply deck on a 570. 
Started on 11/05/2010 at 21:36 by Kevin Martin
last reply on 20/05/2010 at 21:34  by mondano (Guest User)  
  > 50 months ago
read 486 times
5 replies
    "hi kev, sounds like you have had a bit of a nightmare with that foam, what ive r"

 
570 pram cover / frame - fao sue wright 
Started on 16/05/2010 at 21:00 by david louth (Guest User)
last reply on 20/05/2010 at 20:59  by David Louth  
  > 50 months ago
read 226 times
6 replies
    "evening Andy, did u get my email address to send me some pics ?? D"

 
safety on the sea 
Started on 16/05/2010 at 20:44 by david louth (Guest User)
last reply on 20/05/2010 at 20:49  by David Louth  
  > 50 months ago
read 434 times
18 replies
    "haha, sounds like i need some popcorn for this movie night :)"

 
family 4 in mud 
Started on 19/05/2010 at 19:44 by Gordon (Guest User)
last reply on 19/05/2010 at 21:25  by colin smiles  
  > 50 months ago
read 212 times
2 replies
    "Hi gordon, im in poole harbour also,im told not to risk it by my powerboat 2 tra"

 
loch lomand/ Scotland group? 
Started on 26/05/2009 at 09:30 by Dave (Guest User)
last reply on 19/05/2010 at 16:43  by Charlie (Guest User)  
  > 50 months ago
read 591 times
16 replies
    "Hi Glen, I read your notice and yes, it would be nice to meet and have a na"

 
Suffolk Auto Jumble 
Started on 18/05/2010 at 00:47 by Andy Barber
last reply on 19/05/2010 at 08:07  by David Louth  
  > 50 months ago
read 182 times
3 replies
    "morning Colin, yes loving the boating life so far, even though its at my house a"

 
535 Pulpit 
Started on 17/05/2010 at 23:28 by John (Guest User)  > 50 months ago
no replies yet
read 138 times
    "Hi, can anyone recommend somewhere where I can buy or have made a stainless stee"

 
earth 
Started on 15/05/2010 at 14:20 by stephen papworth
last reply on 15/05/2010 at 22:19  by Andy Evans  
  > 50 months ago
read 216 times
2 replies
    "MAPLINS DO ALL SORTS AN YOU DONT HAVE TO PAY BOAT PRICES "

 
Is mine the last 570 ever built ? 
Started on 11/05/2010 at 14:58 by Robin (Guest User)
last reply on 14/05/2010 at 15:36  by Robin (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 194 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Lynn. Perhaps yours is the last ever..."

 
Info Please! - Is a Microplus the same as a Shetland? 
Started on 13/05/2010 at 07:49 by New2Shetlands (Guest User)
last reply on 14/05/2010 at 14:08  by New2Shetlands (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 214 times
2 replies
    "Alan, Thanks for the info. Will check on their site. Thanks Again!"

 
SHETLAND 500/536 BOW ROOF NAV LIGHT 
Started on 14/05/2010 at 14:03 by simon phillips  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 156 times
    "Hi im after a shetland 500/498/536 bow roof nav light if anyone can help please "

 
glue 
Started on 09/05/2010 at 15:03 by peter. (Guest User)
last reply on 13/05/2010 at 20:34  by pete. (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 173 times
2 replies
    "Hi thanks for that,i will get it the weekend. pete."

 
How can i find out the age of my family four? 
Started on 02/05/2010 at 08:13 by Eddie Smythe
last reply on 12/05/2010 at 21:23  by Eddie Smythe  
  > 51 months ago
read 211 times
2 replies
    "Thanks for the reply pete. I took a closer look at the plate today and the reg'"

 
498 gel filler pigment 
Started on 12/05/2010 at 20:23 by colin smiles  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 123 times
    "Hi gang, just thought id grab the 498'ers,im still having trouble getting a good"

 
Head/wall lining 
Started on 12/05/2010 at 08:32 by John Gilks
last reply on 12/05/2010 at 15:00  by Sue Wright  
  > 51 months ago
read 158 times
1 reply
    "hi - we have just replaced our head lining in our 570. we used self adhesive (st"

 
Damage to Hull and best paint to use. 
Started on 09/05/2010 at 20:13 by Stephen Dargue
last reply on 11/05/2010 at 00:19  by PAT (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 215 times
2 replies
    " International trilux, with a good primer."

 
mercontrol 
Started on 08/05/2010 at 22:23 by stephen papworth
last reply on 09/05/2010 at 21:02  by Andy Evans  
  > 51 months ago
read 180 times
5 replies
    "Hi Stephen I have had three sets of remote,s all of which have been single lever"

 
Adhesive for framing out. 
Started on 08/05/2010 at 11:57 by Kevin Martin
last reply on 09/05/2010 at 18:11  by Andy Evans  
  > 51 months ago
read 212 times
3 replies
    "Hi Kevin good luck with it mate dont forget loads of photos regards Andy"

 
black hawk windscreen 
Started on 08/05/2010 at 15:15 by rodders (Guest User)
last reply on 09/05/2010 at 16:53  by Donald Belcher  
  > 51 months ago
read 155 times
3 replies
    "I tried acrylic rather than polycarbonate on my 2 plus 2, cut them myself and so"

 
Shetland 610 specifications 
Started on 08/05/2010 at 10:06 by SteveS (Guest User)  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 149 times
    "Hi. I have just purchased my first boat, a Shetland 610, but am having difficult"

 
engine 50hp 
Started on 07/05/2010 at 09:45 by stephen papworth
last reply on 07/05/2010 at 21:58  by stephen papworth  
  > 51 months ago
read 186 times
5 replies
    "thanks 4 all the help as my friend keep telling me to buy any oil it want matter"

 
cockpit bed for a 640 
Started on 07/05/2010 at 21:21 by NICK GOODBOURN  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 119 times
    "hi, can anyone tell me how the cockpit bed works in a shetland 640, i have recen"

 
Lighting Bar (?) for Shetland Family Four 
Started on 20/04/2010 at 13:22 by scottdollar (Guest User)
last reply on 04/05/2010 at 14:42  by scottdollar (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 255 times
7 replies
    "Hi Andy. Sorry, home computer crashed and consequently couldn't contact you (am "

 
Shetland Saxon new outboard rating 
Started on 28/04/2010 at 10:40 by Glyn Wildman (Guest User)
last reply on 03/05/2010 at 17:26  by Rick Forsyth (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 228 times
3 replies
    "Hi Glyn, Sorry I called you Gary in my last reply.... should really wear my glas"

 
Shetland Sealark Anchor Locker Lid 
Started on 02/05/2010 at 16:37 by (Guest User)  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 157 times
    "Does anyone know where I can buy an anchor locker lid for my Sealark? I lost my "

 
lost e-mail facility 
Started on 22/04/2010 at 11:30 by john halls
last reply on 01/05/2010 at 09:53  by Paul & Tanya Solomons  
  > 51 months ago
read 181 times
5 replies
    "Hi John, I missed out the most important part of your message and sent you an"

 
difference between 570 & 610 cabin space 
Started on 30/04/2010 at 15:40 by Dave Ashton  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 147 times
    "Hi a pal is looking at getting a boat having been out on my blackhawk and has"

 
2 way battery switch 
Started on 27/04/2010 at 19:55 by Gordon (Guest User)
last reply on 30/04/2010 at 12:30  by gordon (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 228 times
5 replies
    "Solar panel plus spare battery is worth looking at.Many thanks for all your comm"

 
Troon boat jumble 
Started on 26/04/2010 at 08:35 by Paul Harlow
last reply on 28/04/2010 at 01:18  by gary (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 177 times
4 replies
    "i go regularly its twice a year picked a good few bargains up now and then and a"

 
498 rubbing strake 
Started on 27/04/2010 at 22:31 by (Guest User)  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 108 times
    "Hi again, i need help once more, im now renewing my rubbing strake, its 30mm in "

 
Our 570 Launched and on its mooring! 
Started on 26/04/2010 at 21:13 by Andy Barber
last reply on 26/04/2010 at 21:49  by Geoffrey Chapman  
  > 51 months ago
read 156 times
1 reply
    "Fabulous, a mooring near a pub! that's what I miss the most here in France, (the"

 
Shetland 570 exported to France? 
Started on 18/04/2010 at 17:31 by Geoffrey Chapman
last reply on 26/04/2010 at 21:47  by Geoffrey Chapman  
  > 51 months ago
read 352 times
6 replies
    "I am a happy man! I've finally got my "carte de circulation" it was easier than "

 
Trailer hire 
Started on 22/04/2010 at 21:15 by Peter (Guest User)
last reply on 26/04/2010 at 20:48  by Peter (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 200 times
2 replies
    "Hi Pete thanks for the information i will give them a try."

 
3 burgees looking for boats! 
Started on 17/04/2010 at 10:40 by John Evans
last reply on 26/04/2010 at 20:15  by John Evans  
  > 51 months ago
read 254 times
11 replies
    "Hi Michael, I checked and my e-mail is in my sent folder as 22.24hrs on 17/08/1"

 
Shetland Polo Shirts 
Started on 24/07/2009 at 07:11 by The Editor
last reply on 26/04/2010 at 16:46  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 51 months ago
read 465 times
5 replies
    "Hi there, my apologies for the delay in replying, I think I only have a small na"

 
Saxon 
Started on 08/09/2009 at 22:29 by andrew (Guest User)
last reply on 26/04/2010 at 13:04  by Andrew (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 259 times
3 replies
    "For information - I had my Saxon on a weighbridge a week or so ago and can confi"

 
535 Window templates . 
Started on 26/04/2010 at 11:19 by Eddie Kibble  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 169 times
    "Hi All, would anyone be able to lend me a set of templates for the windows of "

 
trailered boats  
Started on 21/04/2010 at 19:31 by Andy Evans
last reply on 25/04/2010 at 22:30  by Bev Clarke  
  > 51 months ago
read 273 times
6 replies
    "Hi Andy Thanks for that will definately be looking at making one like it Che"

 
Boat Explosion in Lowtown 
Started on 25/04/2010 at 20:40 by Michael Byrne
last reply on 25/04/2010 at 22:29  by Colin Pearce  
  > 51 months ago
read 202 times
2 replies
    "Very lucky to get away so lightly, certainly add my best wishes to the whole fam"

 
Boat Type 
Started on 24/04/2010 at 21:42 by anthony keat
last reply on 25/04/2010 at 17:38  by anthony keat  
  > 51 months ago
read 761 times
6 replies
    "thanks pete having a look now.."

 
Dolphin 19ft sold as Shetland Dolphin? 
Started on 25/04/2010 at 11:12 by anthony keat  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 113 times
    "Hi posted a thread earlier attempting to ascertain the spec' of this boat. John"

 
Shetland 535 - Rubbing strip 
Started on 19/04/2010 at 22:17 by John Williamson (Guest User)
last reply on 24/04/2010 at 11:25  by Charlie Stewart  
  > 51 months ago
read 678 times
5 replies
    "Thanks peter , very helpful ;-)) I guess you used the 4.8mm ones ? will le"

 
two pack paint 
Started on 21/04/2010 at 21:00 by colin (Guest User)
last reply on 24/04/2010 at 02:08  by PAT (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 189 times
3 replies
    "Hi ,colin let me know how you get on with this paint ,looking to paint deck side"

 
re spraying. 
Started on 17/04/2010 at 22:07 by (Guest User)
last reply on 22/04/2010 at 21:54  by peter. (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 279 times
6 replies
    "Hi many thanks i will send some pics the weekend,were are you based. pete."

 
Evinrude 40 Electronic Fuel Injection 
Started on 22/04/2010 at 08:50 by Tim Hardy
last reply on 22/04/2010 at 19:55  by Andy Evans  
  > 51 months ago
read 136 times
1 reply
    "Hi Tim you could try I BOATS .COM OR MARINE ENGINE .COM I have an evinrude book "

 
shetland 610 
Started on 21/04/2010 at 19:24 by di banfield (Guest User)  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 119 times
    " can anyone tell me the price for a tournier cover for this boat many thanks"

 
610 outboard size 
Started on 21/04/2010 at 00:42 by colin stevens
last reply on 21/04/2010 at 09:42  by Joe Whyte  
  > 51 months ago
read 177 times
2 replies
    "Hi Colin, Based on my experience I would agree with Paul. 75hp may just abou"

 
610 outboard rating 
Started on 19/04/2010 at 15:59 by colin stevens
last reply on 20/04/2010 at 23:07  by colin stevens  
  > 51 months ago
read 169 times
5 replies
    "ps if anybody knows of a outboard around 100 hp for sale at a good price i w"

 
570 windows 
Started on 23/03/2010 at 06:42 by alan purton
last reply on 20/04/2010 at 16:24  by alan purton  
  > 51 months ago
read 662 times
28 replies
    "the pic of the internal finish of my front windows has been put in the gallery n"

 
570 FOR SALE IN AUSTRALIA 
Started on 16/04/2010 at 08:44 by JIM (Guest User)
last reply on 19/04/2010 at 17:31  by john halls  
  > 51 months ago
read 154 times
1 reply
    "Gday mate, Have y tried the Shetland company. They'll be pleased to hear from y"

 
Best engine for canals 
Started on 18/04/2010 at 21:47 by Geoffrey Chapman
last reply on 19/04/2010 at 16:12  by Andy Evans  
  > 51 months ago
read 194 times
6 replies
    "Hi Geoffrey i have a 570 with a 30 hp honda four stroke on the back really smoot"

 
498 deck floor 
Started on 18/04/2010 at 23:45 by colin (Guest User)  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 131 times
    "Hi all, just a note if anyones intrested,or owns a 498, i have unvailed my crack"

 
Forum Glitch 
Started on 16/04/2010 at 17:03 by The Editor  > 51 months ago
no replies yet
read 119 times
    "Our apologies for the recent forum hiccups for anyone that may have noticed them"

 
shetland 498 
Started on 14/04/2010 at 21:38 by colin (Guest User)
last reply on 16/04/2010 at 13:32  by colin (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 273 times
4 replies
    " A very big thankyou robin ,i will order that and im sure it will be fine,thanks"

 
canopy for 536 hi I have a brand new canopy for a 536 please call me on 07863968711 
Started on 15/04/2010 at 15:39 by pat (Guest User)
last reply on 16/04/2010 at 02:42  by Robin (Guest User)  
  > 51 months ago
read 327 times
3 replies
    "07863968711 please call me as I can help you thanks"

 
What size auxillary 
Started on 04/04/2010 at 19:34 by John C (Guest User)
last reply on 15/04/2010 at 08:13  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 52 months ago
read 280 times
3 replies
    "I am pretty sure that it was a longshaft and it was on the transom next to our 1"

 
shetland 500 
Started on 14/04/2010 at 15:04 by simon phillips  > 52 months ago
no replies yet
read 264 times
    "Hi im just wondering if anyone can help me out i currently have a shetland 50"

 
Balckhawk storage 
Started on 10/04/2010 at 13:07 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 12/04/2010 at 20:32  by Colin Pearce  
  > 52 months ago
read 246 times
3 replies
    "Most of our cabin storage is as follows: Soft stuff - clothes etc under the sea"

 
Flares - disposal 
Started on 07/03/2010 at 16:26 by Sue Wright
last reply on 12/04/2010 at 14:18  by john halls  
  > 52 months ago
read 530 times
17 replies
    "Just incase you haven't got it yet! this is from the Maritime and Coastguard Age"

 
Loch Ness 
Started on 07/03/2010 at 22:47 by Robert Newton
last reply on 11/04/2010 at 22:32  by Charles (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 2130 times
16 replies
    "The charge on Loch Lomond is a one-off £5.00. This pays for your registration le"

 
age of my 570 
Started on 10/04/2010 at 20:14 by alan purton
last reply on 11/04/2010 at 18:18  by alan purton  
  > 52 months ago
read 206 times
3 replies
    "thanks fiona and peter."

 
Water in bilges and cabin floor 
Started on 07/04/2010 at 06:01 by Michael stead
last reply on 11/04/2010 at 10:00  by Pete Morris  
  > 52 months ago
read 427 times
10 replies
    "Hi Mike, definitely a part of the hull moulding on mine. The 570's seem to ha"

 
Older Shetland Fonts 
Started on 09/04/2010 at 18:07 by Pete Marr (Guest User)
last reply on 10/04/2010 at 17:07  by Peter Marr  
  > 52 months ago
read 242 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Richard, I have the vinyl cutting facility to make them myself, what I n"

 
Family four anchor hatch cover. 
Started on 08/04/2010 at 22:00 by Eddie Smythe  > 52 months ago
no replies yet
read 192 times
    "Hi. Bought a used Family four MK1. The seller told me that he had sealed the bow"

 
535 Refit 
Started on 02/04/2010 at 15:54 by David WEBB
last reply on 08/04/2010 at 09:22  by  (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 363 times
4 replies
    "Thanks Alan You were right, good video. Having had a look at other videos sur"

 
Suzuki DT55 Prop 
Started on 24/03/2010 at 23:21 by Robert Newton
last reply on 06/04/2010 at 22:09  by Robert Newton  
  > 52 months ago
read 500 times
7 replies
    "Hi All, Thanks for all the info. I do not have a rev counter at the moment as fu"

 
Fitting helmsman seats. 
Started on 30/03/2010 at 10:29 by Bryan Garden (Guest User)
last reply on 05/04/2010 at 15:11  by Bryan Garden (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 286 times
7 replies
    "Thanks for the response folks much appreciated, probably need to see how its don"

 
ultraflex steering cable 
Started on 03/04/2010 at 20:53 by alan purton  > 52 months ago
no replies yet
read 149 times
    "hi, if anyone is after a brand new ultraflex m58 steering cable 4.5m, then check"

 
Yipee Boat Trial  
Started on 02/04/2010 at 20:54 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 02/04/2010 at 22:12  by alan purton  
  > 52 months ago
read 166 times
2 replies
    "good luck with your boat trial, i hope the weather will be kind, and if you find"

 
Engine Size & Shaft lenght for 536 
Started on 28/03/2010 at 14:20 by Donal (Guest User)
last reply on 30/03/2010 at 17:18  by Damian (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 267 times
4 replies
    "Nearly all of the Shetlands after the 535 take a longshaft. But make sure you me"

 
Nearly New Member, Newly registered boat 
Started on 30/03/2010 at 14:02 by Ed (Guest User)
last reply on 30/03/2010 at 14:32  by The Editor  
  > 52 months ago
read 121 times
1 reply
    "Sorry about the insult to Irish plastic ! We do accept cheques or postal ord"

 
Can anyone date a 535 Deluxe? 
Started on 30/03/2010 at 09:37 by Richard (Guest User)  > 52 months ago
no replies yet
read 161 times
    "Hello everyone, Last year I aquired a 535 deluxe having browsed this site I can"

 
Correct prop Alaska 500 
Started on 25/03/2010 at 16:14 by Fazer62004 (Guest User)
last reply on 27/03/2010 at 22:22  by Robert Newton  
  > 52 months ago
read 228 times
2 replies
    "Hi, The only problem with the tinytach is that when the battery dies you have to"

 
new season 
Started on 25/03/2010 at 08:40 by Steve Harris
last reply on 25/03/2010 at 21:17  by John Evans  
  > 52 months ago
read 155 times
4 replies
    "What is British Waterways doing with their money. Just had a look at Nick's phot"

 
anchor fixing 
Started on 22/03/2010 at 21:29 by steve (Guest User)
last reply on 24/03/2010 at 21:36  by steve (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 267 times
7 replies
    "hi everyone, thanks for all your comments. The idea is for the anchor to be st"

 
535 Canopy frame 
Started on 21/03/2010 at 19:43 by Bev (Guest User)
last reply on 23/03/2010 at 14:25  by Gertjan (netherlands) (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 216 times
2 replies
    "I bought a brand new from from nauticover! I don't know the exact price anymore,"

 
where can we get.... 
Started on 21/03/2010 at 06:47 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 22/03/2010 at 07:32  by Dave Ashton  
  > 52 months ago
read 222 times
4 replies
    "Thanks for the replys and I will order something today ( the rush to finnish and"

 
Kestrel age 
Started on 16/03/2010 at 13:53 by steve (Guest User)
last reply on 20/03/2010 at 07:16  by ckearton@aol.com (Guest User)  
  > 52 months ago
read 1197 times
11 replies
    "Hi Lynn I've got a 570 and I'd be interested in a copy of your leaflet if tha"

 
40HP Mariner 
Started on 08/02/2010 at 22:03 by Bev (Guest User)
last reply on 18/03/2010 at 07:19  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 52 months ago
read 940 times
21 replies
    "Hi Bev. Re your prop size. If a blade or the outside of the hub is not stampe"

 
boat carpet 
Started on 16/03/2010 at 15:33 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 17/03/2010 at 18:04  by Sue Wright  
  > 52 months ago
read 177 times
1 reply
    "before we changed our interior - I used a steameam cleaner first to lossen any e"

 
Fitting a low voltage cutout  
Started on 14/03/2010 at 06:31 by Peter Ryan  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 138 times
    "Hi from Moneypenny As the boat winter maintenance is progressing well, just w"

 
535 
Started on 03/02/2010 at 14:07 by daniel (Guest User)
last reply on 13/03/2010 at 23:12  by Damian (Guest User)  
  > 53 months ago
read 222 times
2 replies
    "I would think seriously about putting a larger engine on an old boat designed to"

 
New windows 
Started on 19/02/2010 at 17:29 by Alan & Paula Hill
last reply on 11/03/2010 at 21:27  by Richard Bower  
  > 53 months ago
read 0 times
12 replies
    "Hello Michael. Yes, I agree that the windows look much more modern in "bolt-o"

 
engine 
Started on 09/03/2010 at 18:12 by mike (Guest User)
last reply on 11/03/2010 at 11:39  by Dave Ashton  
  > 53 months ago
read 163 times
2 replies
    "hi If using on the sea I would suggest a small 2nd engine as well as there is"

 
RYA Marine Radio Short Range Certificate 
Started on 03/03/2010 at 22:05 by Richard Bower
last reply on 09/03/2010 at 21:46  by Richard Bower  
  > 53 months ago
read 381 times
13 replies
    "Hello John. Thanks for that! The course sounds interesting but unfortunately I"

 
repacing windows 
Started on 08/03/2010 at 14:06 by stephen papworth
last reply on 09/03/2010 at 21:39  by Richard Bower  
  > 53 months ago
read 272 times
4 replies
    "Hello. The website is: http://www.littleportboathaven.co.uk/ Check out the wi"

 
Trailer tyre pressures 
Started on 09/03/2010 at 17:58 by Andy Evans
last reply on 09/03/2010 at 19:45  by Stan Folds  
  > 53 months ago
read 110 times
1 reply
    "Hi Andy The numbers you have given are as follows. 155 this is the width of th"

 
570 internal headling. 
Started on 08/03/2010 at 07:02 by alan purton
last reply on 09/03/2010 at 17:58  by alan purton  
  > 53 months ago
read 175 times
2 replies
    "cheers richard, thanks for that, i thought as much."

 
4+2 Under Floor Construction 
Started on 09/03/2010 at 09:38 by Silverlink II (Guest User)  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 118 times
    "Would anyone have an idea what the under floor construction of a Shetland 4+2 wo"

 
570 new canopy with headroom 
Started on 25/02/2010 at 12:15 by Sue Wright
last reply on 08/03/2010 at 06:48  by alan purton  
  > 53 months ago
read 144 times
1 reply
    "hi sue and swampy, firstly the canopy looks great, secondly, just seen the pics "

 
Boat Safety Certificate - LPG issues 
Started on 01/03/2010 at 19:51 by Andy Barber
last reply on 06/03/2010 at 18:42  by alan purton  
  > 53 months ago
read 234 times
7 replies
    "hi andy thanks for the pics, very useful. as for work done, been a bit slow, not"

 
Replacing early 570 windows 
Started on 02/03/2010 at 06:58 by Michael stead
last reply on 03/03/2010 at 08:13  by Michael stead  
  > 53 months ago
read 259 times
11 replies
    "Thanks for all of your help guys !!! One more question ! the interior of my boat"

 
570 portholes 
Started on 01/03/2010 at 18:04 by Sue Wright  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 123 times
    "Calling all 570 owners who have a later model with the round perspex portholes. "

 
New Sheltand 29i 
Started on 26/02/2010 at 13:19 by Phil (Guest User)
last reply on 28/02/2010 at 00:38  by Nick Mayes  
  > 53 months ago
read 242 times
2 replies
    "I saw it at the boat show, looked quite nice. The model on show had a few rough"

 
boat history 
Started on 27/02/2010 at 18:31 by alan purton  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 129 times
    "hi there, when i bought my boat, it had no name, therefore i cannot trace any hi"

 
Looking for a Family Four. 
Started on 19/02/2010 at 17:51 by Richard Pegler
last reply on 25/02/2010 at 18:14  by Andy Evans  
  > 53 months ago
read 0 times
16 replies
    "Hi there have you seen the advert for 570 in the market place regards Andy "

 
Wobble Rollers  
Started on 24/02/2010 at 19:49 by Andy Evans
last reply on 25/02/2010 at 17:29  by Andy Evans  
  > 53 months ago
read 135 times
2 replies
    "Many thanks Sue n Swampy"

 
535 [carpet] 
Started on 22/10/2009 at 11:17 by stephen papworth
last reply on 25/02/2010 at 12:16  by Sue Wright  
  > 53 months ago
read 242 times
4 replies
    "Steve - I have just posted to the Gallery pictures of the interior of TWO CAN - "

 
Family Four Tonneau cover 
Started on 22/02/2010 at 12:26 by Colin Tucker
last reply on 24/02/2010 at 10:37  by Colin Tucker (Guest User)  
  > 53 months ago
read 159 times
2 replies
    "Hi Lynn Many thanks for the idea - I hadn't really thought it could be as simpl"

 
shetland 535 
Started on 24/02/2010 at 09:43 by Mick (Guest User)  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 115 times
    "I have recently purchased a 535 its a bit of a project it has a Johnson sea beas"

 
Shetland graphics 
Started on 21/02/2010 at 09:40 by Andy Evans
last reply on 23/02/2010 at 22:15  by Sue Wright  
  > 53 months ago
read 198 times
6 replies
    "i think they were about £80 a pair"

 
Escomer Scorpion Boat 
Started on 23/02/2010 at 15:58 by Raytrans (Guest User)  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 137 times
    "Hi All I am looking for information about Escomer Boats. The boat I have just "

 
family four window rubber seals 
Started on 28/11/2009 at 20:33 by kissafish (Guest User)
last reply on 23/02/2010 at 15:06  by Phil Howard (Guest User)  
  > 53 months ago
read 1207 times
14 replies
    "Try Seals + Direct Ltd at www.sealsplusdirect.co.uk for all of your window rubbe"

 
electrics 570 
Started on 22/02/2010 at 17:57 by alan purton
last reply on 22/02/2010 at 20:04  by alan purton  
  > 53 months ago
read 159 times
4 replies
    "cheers people, the key word i was looking for was the busbar, just checked seasc"

 
Annette Olford 
Started on 21/02/2010 at 09:35 by Andy Evans
last reply on 22/02/2010 at 19:53  by Andy Evans  
  > 53 months ago
read 228 times
4 replies
    "Hi Derek I sent you an e,mail i dont know if you got it could you send me the ph"

 
570 electrics 
Started on 20/02/2010 at 18:40 by alan purton
last reply on 19/02/2010 at 16:39  by Sue Wright  
  > 53 months ago
read 0 times
6 replies
    "our speakers are set into the side panels outside. we put them in when we took t"

 
Trailer for a Family four 
Started on 15/02/2010 at 09:49 by Gary Williams (Guest User)
last reply on 19/02/2010 at 13:00  by David Chaikin  
  > 53 months ago
read 494 times
3 replies
    "Gary Where are you based? I have a braked trailer for a F4 and nowhere to put"

 
Family 4 - Securing cockpit lockers + main hatch 
Started on 16/02/2010 at 20:36 by Andrew Welch
last reply on 18/02/2010 at 19:44  by alan purton  
  > 53 months ago
read 133 times
2 replies
    "hi andrew if you send me your mobile number to my email address i will forward y"

 
door locks on 570 
Started on 13/02/2010 at 18:37 by alan purton
last reply on 18/02/2010 at 16:31  by Sue Wright  
  > 53 months ago
read 167 times
5 replies
    "We have a plastic caravan lock on the stable doors. The bottom is secured with a"

 
Suitable vehicle for launching 
Started on 16/02/2010 at 17:20 by Gary Williams (Guest User)
last reply on 18/02/2010 at 12:22  by Richard (Guest User)  
  > 53 months ago
read 434 times
6 replies
    "Hello all, this is my first post on this very informative site and having only a"

 
 
Started on 20/02/2010 at 17:46 by Andy Evans
last reply on 18/02/2010 at 08:09  by Andy Lawrie  
  > 53 months ago
read 0 times
19 replies
    "That's very good of you, John. Some years the tide offers a larger number of sui"

 
Family 4 seats - Good supplier needed! 
Started on 16/02/2010 at 20:32 by Andrew Welch  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 93 times
    "Hi, I need a new crew seat and pedestal for my 4 year old family 4. Does any "

 
Family 4 seat supplier 
Started on 16/02/2010 at 19:57 by Andrew (Guest User)  > 53 months ago
no replies yet
read 73 times
    "We have a 4 yr old Family 4 and need a new seat and stand for it. The stand is "

 
Suzuki outboard owners manual 
Started on 13/02/2010 at 21:40 by Eddie Smythe  > 54 months ago
no replies yet
read 73 times
    "Hi. I have bought a 2nd hand outboard to use as an auxiliary. Its a Suzuki 5hp"

 
Project 570 
Started on 13/02/2010 at 10:22 by Michael stead
last reply on 13/02/2010 at 17:26  by Michael stead  
  > 54 months ago
read 137 times
5 replies
    "Thanks for your help Sue - will post some before and after pics once i get it al"

 
canopy and frame for 570 
Started on 08/02/2010 at 08:59 by alan purton
last reply on 13/02/2010 at 08:37  by alan purton  
  > 54 months ago
read 166 times
3 replies
    "cheers sue and andy for all your help. might put my new windows in this weekend,"

 
Combine cockpit and cabin of a 535 
Started on 21/10/2009 at 08:11 by (Guest User)
last reply on 13/02/2010 at 07:11  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 54 months ago
read 574 times
11 replies
    "Hello. The door arrangement in my Sunseeker is an original design feature by "

 
Shetland Black Hawk - 'Yala' - Colin Pearce - Anglesey  
Started on 09/02/2010 at 14:58 by Chris B (Guest User)
last reply on 11/02/2010 at 17:45  by Colin Pearce  
  > 54 months ago
read 211 times
4 replies
    "Thanks Alan, it was hard word getting that far, we're attacking the cockpit soon"

 
536 personnel carrier. 
Started on 10/02/2010 at 22:32 by (Guest User)  > 54 months ago
no replies yet
read 114 times
    "have owned this boat for a few years now. and i have only ever seen one other .i"

 
Serious dampness under the cabin floor! (4+2) 
Started on 01/02/2010 at 19:23 by Grahame Wear
last reply on 09/02/2010 at 19:01  by Grahame Wear  
  > 54 months ago
read 375 times
9 replies
    "Hi Nick, pleased to hear everything was dry as a board. Sounds very healthy and "

 
Pulpit rail 
Started on 02/11/2009 at 16:35 by 535 owner (Guest User)
last reply on 05/02/2010 at 20:16  by Andy Evans  
  > 54 months ago
read 404 times
5 replies
    "THERE IS ONE ON EBAY AT MOMENT REGARDS Andy"

 
Shetland 535 windscreen 
Started on 27/01/2010 at 13:59 by John (Guest User)
last reply on 04/02/2010 at 19:02  by John (Guest User)  
  > 54 months ago
read 169 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Pete - I'll be in touch soon"

 
Rubbing streak replacement (Shetland 610) 
Started on 25/01/2010 at 17:13 by Bob Hodgson
last reply on 03/02/2010 at 14:14  by daniel (Guest User)  
  > 54 months ago
read 430 times
11 replies
    "try walkerrubberplasticsltd"

 
low power devices 
Started on 02/02/2010 at 09:44 by Dave Ashton  > 54 months ago
no replies yet
read 122 times
    "Hi All My good lady wants a fridge in our boat along with all the other elect"

 
Folding cockpit seat needed. 
Started on 26/01/2010 at 18:48 by Cory Brown
last reply on 01/02/2010 at 13:42  by Charlie Annear  
  > 54 months ago
read 319 times
12 replies
    "I've got a Family four and also looking to add a second seat! I'm on the looko"

 
Seat covers for blackhawk 
Started on 31/01/2010 at 10:47 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 31/01/2010 at 18:02  by Colin Pearce  
  > 54 months ago
read 93 times
1 reply
    "Have you tried Woolies trim? They stock just about every type of vinyl for class"

 
Black hawk windows 
Started on 31/01/2010 at 10:42 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 31/01/2010 at 18:01  by Colin Pearce  
  > 54 months ago
read 119 times
1 reply
    "Nice choice Dave, I'm sure you'll love the black hawk. I'm not sure what you hav"

 
leaks under shower 
Started on 31/01/2010 at 13:10 by n boyce (Guest User)  > 54 months ago
no replies yet
read 125 times
    "has anybody had a leak under shower, causing carpet damage and wood damage, shet"

 
cockpit trim  
Started on 28/01/2010 at 17:36 by Andy Evans
last reply on 30/01/2010 at 19:29  by Andy Evans  
  > 54 months ago
read 170 times
4 replies
    "Thanks for the replies"

 
Do you cruise with your canopies up or down? 
Started on 24/01/2010 at 17:57 by Paul & Tanya Solomons
last reply on 27/01/2010 at 08:12  by Andy Lawrie  
  > 54 months ago
read 290 times
6 replies
    "I've got a Shetland 27 and almost always drop the canopy just because I prefer b"

 
sheltie drain plug  
Started on 22/01/2010 at 08:11 by ben (Guest User)
last reply on 27/01/2010 at 07:48  by ben (Guest User)  
  > 54 months ago
read 236 times
5 replies
    "thanks to all for your info"

 
Reversible Seats 
Started on 24/01/2010 at 10:45 by Colin Pearce
last reply on 26/01/2010 at 10:13  by Colin Pearce  
  > 54 months ago
read 139 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Andy, on the shopping list then. I think it's a long shot with the seats "

 
Location fuel tank 535 
Started on 26/01/2010 at 09:45 by (Guest User)  > 54 months ago
no replies yet
read 127 times
    "Hello everyone, After reading some threads about fuel tanks, one question sti"

 
570 Query 
Started on 22/01/2010 at 17:04 by Peter Morris
last reply on 24/01/2010 at 11:33  by Pete Morris  
  > 54 months ago
read 185 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Andy, you could be right."

 
new shetland 27 
Started on 14/01/2010 at 13:38 by alan purton
last reply on 23/01/2010 at 12:02  by Jes Miller  
  > 54 months ago
read 255 times
3 replies
    "Totally agree.. the 27 is an ideal inland cruiser. Had mine for 18 months and we"

 
Boat for tubing, skiing etc 
Started on 20/01/2010 at 13:54 by Newboater (Guest User)
last reply on 23/01/2010 at 08:33  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 54 months ago
read 169 times
2 replies
    "If you need a cabin to stow your gear then you could consider a Shetland. My son"

 
What model is this ? 
Started on 26/06/2009 at 08:55 by Nicky (Guest User)
last reply on 21/01/2010 at 13:36  by Richard Bower  
  > 54 months ago
read 1197 times
6 replies
    "Hello Nicky. There is a little information here. http://www.boatmart.co.uk/for"

 
trailer parking 
Started on 05/01/2010 at 16:21 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 20/01/2010 at 19:10  by Derek (Guest User)  
  > 54 months ago
read 356 times
5 replies
    "I am no legal expert, but I understand that firstly any motor vehicle parked on "

 
Shetland 27 Wiring Diagram 
Started on 05/01/2010 at 13:32 by Raymond Foster
last reply on 17/01/2010 at 23:50  by Andy Lawrie  
  > 54 months ago
read 216 times
3 replies
    "Hi Raymond, > ... the Oven has no facility to switch it off- so > how is tha"

 
Pelican Dinghy Dolly Wheels  
Started on 11/01/2010 at 23:02 by kevin morgan
last reply on 16/01/2010 at 18:37  by Andy Evans  
  > 54 months ago
read 205 times
9 replies
    "i bought them with the boat but have seen them on e bay "

 
selling a sheltie (how 2 do it) 
Started on 13/01/2010 at 18:20 by hillbid70 (Guest User)
last reply on 15/01/2010 at 08:12  by Dave Ashton  
  > 55 months ago
read 252 times
2 replies
    "Hi on here would be a good start in the market place section as everyone on h"

 
outboard - Mariner 25m 
Started on 10/01/2010 at 20:59 by Andy Barber
last reply on 13/01/2010 at 17:45  by Andy Evans  
  > 55 months ago
read 415 times
6 replies
    "Hi Andy good luck with your boat take loads of photos as you go i wish i had as"

 
wobble rollers  
Started on 11/01/2010 at 18:21 by Andy Evans
last reply on 12/01/2010 at 09:02  by Stan Folds  
  > 55 months ago
read 150 times
3 replies
    "Hi Andy Here are some more sites to compair with. http://www.towsure.com/cat"

 
marina boats ltd 
Started on 03/01/2010 at 13:19 by fisher (Guest User)
last reply on 07/01/2010 at 08:11  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 55 months ago
read 374 times
2 replies
    "The boat in the picture is a Marina GT as advised earlier this year on a previou"

 
cabin doors for a 570 
Started on 31/12/2009 at 08:31 by alan purton
last reply on 02/01/2010 at 11:27  by alan (Guest User)  
  > 55 months ago
read 215 times
9 replies
    "hi andy, ok i can see the set up, bit different from what i had originally, i us"

 
sending pics 
Started on 01/01/2010 at 16:53 by alan purton
last reply on 01/01/2010 at 17:33  by The Editor  
  > 55 months ago
read 139 times
1 reply
    "Hi Alan, Just email them in to us She"

 
 
Started on 26/12/2009 at 09:26 by Andy Evans
last reply on 01/01/2010 at 15:53  by Andy Evans  
  > 55 months ago
read 264 times
6 replies
    "Thank you for your comments "

 
 
Started on 28/12/2009 at 20:31 by john halls
last reply on 30/12/2009 at 21:23  by john halls  
  > 55 months ago
read 211 times
5 replies
    "It's the begining of the journey (which is only in the planning stage at present"

 
canopy to windscreen fixing 
Started on 30/12/2009 at 08:38 by alan purton
last reply on 30/12/2009 at 16:34  by alan (Guest User)  
  > 55 months ago
read 153 times
3 replies
    "cheers people, screws it is, thanks for your help."

 
570 frame 
Started on 26/12/2009 at 09:30 by alan purton
last reply on 29/12/2009 at 16:49  by alan purton  
  > 55 months ago
read 218 times
6 replies
    "cheers andy, i sussed it, it wasnt too clear on your pic, but i tracked another "

 
Water in the bilges 
Started on 13/10/2009 at 00:16 by Andy Lawrie
last reply on 28/12/2009 at 11:55  by guest user (Guest User)  
  > 55 months ago
read 678 times
21 replies
    "Renewing the whole system is a bit drastic to say the least sure if it was on a "

 
Merry Christmas 
Started on 22/12/2009 at 17:20 by Rhianna Evans (Guest User)
last reply on 27/12/2009 at 10:47  by Colin Pearce  
  > 55 months ago
read 167 times
4 replies
    "And a belated Merry Christmas to you all from us, hope you all had a great time."

 
Best Place to buy outboards? 
Started on 27/12/2009 at 07:59 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 27/12/2009 at 10:16  by The Editor  
  > 55 months ago
read 155 times
2 replies
    "Hi Dave, As Ribfisher has said, there are some really good boat engine forums"

 
Shetland 610 
Started on 26/12/2009 at 11:47 by Geoff Clark (Guest User)  > 55 months ago
no replies yet
read 101 times
    "Hi All Happy Cristmas and the best for the new year. Thanks to Des for the pi"

 
Urania 580  
Started on 23/02/2008 at 17:10 by Bart (Guest User)
last reply on 24/12/2009 at 20:21  by John Fricker  
  > 55 months ago
read 0 times
3 replies
    "Hi, Only just logged back in. Sorry I missed your post. Where are you based,"

 
Shetland family four leaking water 
Started on 12/12/2009 at 22:27 by Eddie Smythe
last reply on 19/12/2009 at 21:10  by Rib fisher (Guest User)  
  > 55 months ago
read 379 times
8 replies
    "Sir if you have any problems with leaking hatches this I have found is the best "

 
535 
Started on 18/12/2009 at 12:04 by (Guest User)
last reply on 19/12/2009 at 21:01  by Rib fisher (Guest User)  
  > 55 months ago
read 185 times
2 replies
    "Many thanks Dave"

 
4+2 
Started on 19/12/2009 at 19:28 by paul meadows
last reply on 19/12/2009 at 20:59  by Rib fisher (Guest User)  
  > 55 months ago
read 116 times
1 reply
    "Hi yes you can use a diesel heater called a espesscher uses about 2 pints an hou"

 
570 project 
Started on 17/12/2009 at 06:46 by Michael stead
last reply on 18/12/2009 at 17:55  by Michael stead  
  > 55 months ago
read 164 times
2 replies
    "Thanks very much Pete. I had considered that as I have so much to do and need to"

 
Underpowered engine 
Started on 12/12/2009 at 10:02 by (Guest User)
last reply on 18/12/2009 at 07:52  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 55 months ago
read 744 times
10 replies
    "John. If you are on a very limited budget, I would suggest, if I may, that yo"

 
Where was Shetland in Redgrave? 
Started on 12/12/2009 at 17:09 by AndyB_570 (Guest User)
last reply on 17/12/2009 at 20:43  by Andy Barber  
  > 55 months ago
read 284 times
4 replies
    "I have found out that Shetland used to be based at ehat is now the buisness cent"

 
lea on sea moorings 
Started on 17/12/2009 at 18:20 by john halls  > 55 months ago
no replies yet
read 124 times
    "Hi Has anyone experienced the Ramsgate Dover route? John"

 
Shetland Cadet Weekender / Microplus 461 
Started on 17/12/2009 at 10:47 by Richard Llewelyn
last reply on 17/12/2009 at 17:29  by The Editor  
  > 55 months ago
read 256 times
4 replies
    "Thanks Peter. Calls himself the "editor" (me) and doesn't know what's on the "

 
shetland 4+2 
Started on 08/12/2009 at 18:20 by paul meadows
last reply on 15/12/2009 at 20:36  by Rick Forsyth  
  > 56 months ago
read 276 times
5 replies
    "Item no 150384471305 on ebay. Real Leather, Real Wood and real class. £60 inc "

 
Shetland family four model 
Started on 12/12/2009 at 15:01 by John kennedy (Guest User)  > 56 months ago
no replies yet
read 114 times
    "Hi I own a family four circa 1992 could anyone tell me what model number it is. "

 
does everyone upgrade 
Started on 05/12/2009 at 21:40 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 12/12/2009 at 11:09  by  Rob McInnes  
  > 56 months ago
read 252 times
9 replies
    "I agree with Richard Llewelyn, I think the rule is called 'double the size and h"

 
New 536 Canopy 
Started on 25/11/2009 at 18:27 by Stan Folds
last reply on 12/12/2009 at 09:44  by Lynn Beer (Guest User)  
  > 56 months ago
read 174 times
3 replies
    "I bought a blue pvc canopy last year from beekys for £300 for my 570. It arrived"

 
Am I being stupid? 
Started on 10/12/2009 at 12:49 by Dave Ashton
last reply on 11/12/2009 at 20:23  by Dave Ashton  
  > 56 months ago
read 368 times
7 replies
    "I found this on a us site and this goes against everything I haqve been told but"

 
Shetland 536 family four pram hood canopy? 
Started on 10/12/2009 at 21:08 by Eddie Smythe
last reply on 11/12/2009 at 12:05  by Stan Folds  
  > 56 months ago
read 110 times
1 reply
    "If you aren't in a hurry, keep your eye on the link in this thread. http://www."

 
Have I Made a Big Mistake? 
Started on 07/12/2009 at 12:58 by Bondmaster
last reply on 08/12/2009 at 09:50  by  Bondmaster  
  > 56 months ago
read 356 times
5 replies
    "Thanks guys feeling a little better today... "

 
shetland 536 family four drain plug 
Started on 30/11/2009 at 21:16 by kissafish (Guest User)
last reply on 08/12/2009 at 08:15  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 56 months ago
read 395 times
3 replies
    "Glad to be of service. I have found that searches on google usually turn up s"

 
Hello - just joined and replacement canopy 
Started on 04/12/2009 at 10:07 by Mick Good
last reply on 05/12/2009 at 15:58  by Mick Good  
  > 56 months ago
read 236 times
6 replies
    "Hi, Thanks to Richard and Andy for the welcome and the info. I must admit I a"

 
shetland 570 
Started on 27/11/2009 at 17:48 by robert (Guest User)
last reply on 02/12/2009 at 16:29  by Richard Bower  
  > 56 months ago
read 321 times
7 replies
    ":-)"

 
 
Started on 01/12/2009 at 21:32 by (Guest User)  > 56 months ago
no replies yet
read 123 times
    "Hi can anyone help me out I am trying to get hold of templates for the headlinin"

 
British Waterways to be sold off? 
Started on 25/11/2009 at 19:18 by Richard Bower
last reply on 01/12/2009 at 21:14  by Richard Bower  
  > 56 months ago
read 292 times
11 replies
    "Hi Lynn. She looks very fine on the photo's. What's up? Best regards, Richar"

 
570 - New canopy 
Started on 28/11/2009 at 16:23 by Sue Wright
last reply on 01/12/2009 at 15:58  by Andy Evans  
  > 56 months ago
read 205 times
8 replies
    "Hi sue very smart looking canopy and at a good price if it was me though I would"

 
URGENT 
Started on 10/11/2008 at 17:28 by Paul Dymott
last reply on 28/11/2009 at 18:00  by Robin Matthews  
  > 56 months ago
read 421 times
12 replies
    "Government's response to this petition at http://www.number10.gov.uk/Page21450"

 
Alaska 600 Cover 
Started on 14/04/2009 at 10:49 by Toby G (Guest User)
last reply on 27/11/2009 at 14:57  by mick (Guest User)  
  > 56 months ago
read 178 times
3 replies
    "HI MATE DO YOU STILL HAVE THE COVER FOR SALE?"

 
SHETLAND HULLS 
Started on 25/11/2009 at 23:09 by CHRIS (Guest User)
last reply on 26/11/2009 at 18:21  by Stephen Isgar  
  > 56 months ago
read 194 times
1 reply
    "I have a 536 which is I beleive the forerunner to the Family Four but has the sa"

 
Engine for an old Shetland 460 
Started on 21/10/2009 at 17:58 by Flutter_kid (Guest User)
last reply on 25/11/2009 at 20:51  by Andy Evans  
  > 56 months ago
read 378 times
4 replies
    "Welcome to the site and congratulations on your new boat have a look at the phot"

 
Don't let the Government Sell British Waterways.... 
Started on 25/11/2009 at 16:56 by Bondmaster
last reply on 25/11/2009 at 18:39  by as_eirinn (Guest User)  
  > 56 months ago
read 95 times
2 replies
    "Tried to sign, but its UK citizens only... Rgds,Des"

 
decals 
Started on 24/11/2009 at 17:51 by bigfat (Guest User)
last reply on 24/11/2009 at 19:50  by Andy Evans  
  > 56 months ago
read 154 times
1 reply
    "Hi there were some on ebay not sure if they are still on or you could try Shetla"

 
Shetland family four 
Started on 21/11/2009 at 23:48 by CHRIS (Guest User)
last reply on 24/11/2009 at 08:28  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 56 months ago
read 221 times
4 replies
    "To moor up securely to a bouy and to minimise the risk of breakage to cleats & "

 
Shetland 570 & Kestrel 
Started on 03/11/2009 at 09:34 by Peter Morris
last reply on 23/11/2009 at 18:02  by Richard Bower  
  > 56 months ago
read 462 times
9 replies
    "Hi Peter. Well, she looks great. Enjoy your 570. Post some pictures of the re"

 
Ideas for storage space (shetland 536/535) 
Started on 23/11/2009 at 17:40 by Peter Roberts (Guest User)  > 56 months ago
no replies yet
read 123 times
    "I have a shetand seasport which I am slowly doing up. As it would be mainly for "

 
mmm i should not ask but.... 
Started on 21/11/2009 at 15:21 by daveinglasgow (Guest User)
last reply on 22/11/2009 at 18:46  by robert (Guest User)  
  > 56 months ago
read 300 times
6 replies
    "sorry not too hot on face book but sent you a message; dont want to hijack this "

 
Shetland 640 BMC 1.8 diesel manual 
Started on 18/11/2009 at 22:41 by Brian Gibbons
last reply on 22/11/2009 at 08:28  by Jack Sparrow (Guest User)  
  > 56 months ago
read 115 times
3 replies
    "Hi. Did not think of ASAP supplies even though I have one of their catalogues"

 
First Boat.....Help!!!!! 
Started on 15/03/2009 at 21:40 by New Boy (Guest User)
last reply on 21/11/2009 at 18:54  by Carl Pullen  
  > 56 months ago
read 426 times
9 replies
    "Thanks Richard, have been enquiring about the paint today... getting a cost "

 
Anyone else absolutely fed up with thie weather? 
Started on 19/11/2009 at 18:11 by Stephen Isgar
last reply on 21/11/2009 at 17:54  by Sue Wright  
  > 56 months ago
read 175 times
5 replies
    "Think yourselves lucky. Our 570 is having a new bespoke canopy made. But due to "

 
Towing a 570 
Started on 12/11/2009 at 19:28 by Wanna be Cruiser (Guest User)
last reply on 21/11/2009 at 09:45  by Donald Belcher  
  > 56 months ago
read 412 times
7 replies
    "The manufacturer plates the trailer as 'fit for purpose' and that detemines how "

 
Trailer & Cruising Group is open for all members. 
Started on 18/11/2009 at 23:40 by Richard Bower  > 56 months ago
no replies yet
read 102 times
    "Thanks to everyone who showed an interest in the new Trailer & Cruising Group, a"

 
shetland 535 windows 
Started on 14/11/2009 at 18:21 by stephen papworth
last reply on 14/11/2009 at 18:29  by John Evans  
  > 57 months ago
read 151 times
1 reply
    "Hi Stephen, I'm sure you will get some help with this but, if you type "window""

 
Who is cruising this winter? 
Started on 11/11/2009 at 22:42 by John Evans
last reply on 14/11/2009 at 17:59  by John Evans  
  > 57 months ago
read 250 times
7 replies
    "What a day!! it has been a constant strong gale in Seaford, not letting up for a"

 
535 pram hood canopy bracket 
Started on 27/10/2009 at 19:58 by Eddie (Guest User)
last reply on 13/11/2009 at 20:59  by Eddie (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 205 times
4 replies
    "Thankyou Stan for the brackets. You are a Gentleman. "

 
what hull is on a shetland 535 
Started on 28/10/2009 at 21:18 by alan (Guest User)
last reply on 12/11/2009 at 07:40  by Paul Crowther-wilton  
  > 57 months ago
read 595 times
7 replies
    "The word cathedral was coined to describe hull shapes for boats such as the Bost"

 
free nipper 
Started on 11/11/2009 at 10:54 by Steve Harris
last reply on 11/11/2009 at 18:37  by D Devine  
  > 57 months ago
read 189 times
4 replies
    "Cheers Robin, Steve...Will look for them. Cheers for the advice! Rgds,Des"

 
 
Started on 04/11/2009 at 19:49 by Andy Evans
last reply on 10/11/2009 at 22:03  by Jack (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 443 times
7 replies
    "Hi the rev counter can be any as long as you can select the number of poles . I "

 
535 insurance 
Started on 22/10/2009 at 09:25 by John B (Guest User)
last reply on 07/11/2009 at 10:13  by JohnB (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 386 times
10 replies
    "Many thanks for all the helpful messages. Eventually I went with Porthcawl - com"

 
First Boat - which models 
Started on 23/09/2008 at 17:04 by Alan Hill
last reply on 02/11/2009 at 15:07  by as_eirinn (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 310 times
2 replies
    "We got a 610 a few months ago...We were savin for a deposit for a house...and th"

 
Spiders 
Started on 02/08/2009 at 21:32 by John wright
last reply on 01/11/2009 at 18:55  by Raymond Foster  
  > 57 months ago
read 412 times
10 replies
    "I have found it to be very time consuming trying to bop the spiders with conkers"

 
New battery 
Started on 29/10/2009 at 13:33 by (Guest User)
last reply on 30/10/2009 at 10:28  by Paul Harlow  
  > 57 months ago
read 202 times
2 replies
    "Having two seperate circuits is certainly one way of doing it, but I get the imp"

 
535  
Started on 27/10/2009 at 14:40 by stephen papworth
last reply on 29/10/2009 at 14:25  by stephen papworth  
  > 57 months ago
read 230 times
4 replies
    "not too sure as i have the railings off too sand-paper them as i;m doing the boa"

 
engine year 
Started on 29/10/2009 at 10:33 by Steve Harris
last reply on 29/10/2009 at 13:25  by Steve Harris  
  > 57 months ago
read 126 times
2 replies
    "hi thanks for that it's very interesting how thats worked out i have had to buy"

 
New to the forum 
Started on 22/10/2009 at 22:13 by Peter Morris
last reply on 27/10/2009 at 20:14  by Peter Morris  
  > 57 months ago
read 215 times
4 replies
    "Thanks for the welcome."

 
535 Suntrip windscreen 
Started on 23/10/2009 at 09:25 by Jonathan (Guest User)
last reply on 26/10/2009 at 20:23  by jonathan (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 223 times
4 replies
    "Hi Damien I have a 535 suntrip which has an alloy/metal screen that is quite bi"

 
lift off hinges 
Started on 02/06/2008 at 23:27 by jim nutland
last reply on 26/10/2009 at 11:56  by dennis (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 323 times
5 replies
    "Don, I have used this method for the cabin doors on my 4+2,to hook off and store"

 
BILGE PUMP 
Started on 21/10/2009 at 22:11 by JOHN (Guest User)
last reply on 26/10/2009 at 10:20  by Donald Belcher  
  > 57 months ago
read 438 times
4 replies
    "Thats a good point Paul. In some cases the boat can roll on the mooring in wi"

 
microplus 571 
Started on 22/10/2009 at 22:24 by robert (Guest User)
last reply on 22/10/2009 at 22:36  by robert. (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 140 times
2 replies
    "thanks editor, that was quick response:"

 
Hi, I wondered if anyone could help in identifying my beloved boat. 
Started on 16/10/2009 at 19:10 by Peter (Guest User)
last reply on 22/10/2009 at 07:21  by Jack Sparrow (Guest User)  
  > 57 months ago
read 1243 times
12 replies
    "Hi all. There is nothing more frustrating to have a germ of a boat or model t"

 
another what type 
Started on 20/10/2009 at 18:39 by Andrew Butler
last reply on 20/10/2009 at 20:42  by Robin Matthews  
  > 57 months ago
read 165 times
1 reply
    "Looks a bit like a Sheltie, apart from the lack of front windows? See

 
Sawley marina to Castle marina - Nottingham 
Started on 15/10/2009 at 16:25 by Sue Wright
last reply on 16/10/2009 at 07:49  by Sue Wright  
  > 58 months ago
read 192 times
5 replies
    "Thanks folks - knew i could reply on you for an answer"

 
shetland 535 
Started on 10/10/2009 at 17:03 by stephen papworth
last reply on 15/10/2009 at 06:25  by Steve Harris  
  > 58 months ago
read 313 times
6 replies
    "hi stephen i use deck paint inside my cabin but that flakes up after a while i a"

 
Instruction manuel for Seafarer 501 depth sounder  
Started on 13/10/2009 at 21:31 by Bob Hodgson  > 58 months ago
no replies yet
read 115 times
    "Is there anyone out there who has an old Seafarer 501 depth sounder complete wit"

 
Coach Roof  
Started on 13/10/2009 at 21:13 by Don Houghton (Guest User)  > 58 months ago
no replies yet
read 164 times
    "Hello, Can anybody tell me if shetland prdocue a coach style roof for a mid 80'"

 
gelcoat 
Started on 11/10/2009 at 17:41 by alan purton
last reply on 12/10/2009 at 21:58  by mondano (Guest User)  
  > 58 months ago
read 210 times
2 replies
    "cheers andy"

 
535 Suntrip Windscreen 
Started on 12/10/2009 at 13:49 by Jonathan (Guest User)  > 58 months ago
no replies yet
read 108 times
    "Hi all does anyone out there own a 535 suntrip and if so do they have the measu"

 
Shetland Cadet 
Started on 23/04/2009 at 20:07 by Chris (Guest User)
last reply on 08/10/2009 at 19:20  by Alexducati (Guest User)  
  > 58 months ago
read 1486 times
12 replies
    "HI, Which one did you buy after?? and did it meet your expectations?? Alex"

 
family four engines. 
Started on 02/10/2009 at 12:06 by music_maker_535 (Guest User)
last reply on 08/10/2009 at 18:33  by music maker 535 (Guest User)  
  > 58 months ago
read 647 times
13 replies
    "nice picture. i think a 50 should be more than fine. im tempted to change to a "

 
Winter Cruising - Press Article  
Started on 30/09/2009 at 13:11 by (Guest User)
last reply on 05/10/2009 at 13:37  by Ivan4199 (Guest User)  
  > 58 months ago
read 239 times
6 replies
    "Hi Kevin and Richard Thanks for the pictures Kevin (sent you an email too). "

 
gelcoat blisters on super structure 
Started on 05/10/2009 at 00:34 by brian (Guest User)  > 58 months ago
no replies yet
read 176 times
    "Hi I have a 4 plus 2 and noticed a few blisters on the gelcoat on the super s"

 
Trailer Group - anyone interested? 
Started on 20/09/2009 at 12:26 by Richard Bower
last reply on 04/10/2009 at 19:46  by Richard Bower  
  > 58 months ago
read 412 times
12 replies
    "Hi Andy. Interesting, don't know the waterways there very well. Any recommenda"

 
Canopy framework 
Started on 02/10/2009 at 10:56 by Sue Wright  > 58 months ago
no replies yet
read 134 times
    "Are any of you planning to build a new canopy frame? We were as we wanted to red"

 
Cockpit flooring 
Started on 27/09/2009 at 08:41 by Andy Evans
last reply on 02/10/2009 at 09:52  by Paul Harlow  
  > 58 months ago
read 295 times
4 replies
    "I went utilitarian (and you can see it in the gallery here) and just painted my "

 
Shetland 4 + 2 
Started on 29/09/2009 at 17:42 by Klaus Munich/Germany (Guest User)
last reply on 30/09/2009 at 22:23  by Richard Bower  
  > 58 months ago
read 206 times
3 replies
    "Hallo Klaus. Please check out this thread: http://www.shetland.owners.org.uk/f"

 
I have found the canopy fixing blocks!!!!! 
Started on 30/09/2009 at 17:04 by Stan Folds
last reply on 30/09/2009 at 22:16  by Richard Bower  
  > 58 months ago
read 147 times
1 reply
    "Hi Stan. It wasn't me, but... If anyone wants some more of these, Seascrew of "

 
what model 
Started on 30/09/2009 at 09:14 by Steve Harris  > 58 months ago
no replies yet
read 143 times
    "hi i have just got back from my hols in france there was a boat in the bay that "

 
Can a Shetland 4 plus 2 be used in coastal waters?? 
Started on 15/09/2009 at 16:55 by Simon Brown (Guest User)
last reply on 28/09/2009 at 20:18  by Nick Mayes  
  > 58 months ago
read 1429 times
17 replies
    "Hi Grahame Happy for you to get in touch, my email is on the members page. Reg"

 
engine size 
Started on 08/01/2009 at 00:14 by Eric (Guest User)
last reply on 25/09/2009 at 23:58  by ALEX NAYLOR  
  > 58 months ago
read 577 times
18 replies
    "Hi there i have a 536 seasport with a new yamaha 60 hp 4 stroke it is very fast "

 
family 4's 
Started on 14/01/2009 at 12:19 by dougaldo (Guest User)
last reply on 25/09/2009 at 20:31  by Charlie Annear  
  > 58 months ago
read 905 times
25 replies
    "*Bump* Jamie, this might help."

 
new engine for a family 4 with transom 
Started on 20/09/2009 at 17:36 by Jamie (Guest User)
last reply on 25/09/2009 at 20:29  by Charlie Annear  
  > 58 months ago
read 159 times
2 replies
    "I have a 1980 Family Four and in 2008 I replaced my Johnson 50hp 2 stroke with a"

 
maintenance diy 
Started on 25/09/2009 at 13:11 by stephen papworth
last reply on 25/09/2009 at 18:34  by The Editor  
  > 58 months ago
read 155 times
2 replies
    "It looks as though Tom has greatly expanded the contents of the page, with a lot"

 
Sabre-Six ? 
Started on 22/09/2009 at 13:59 by Paul (Guest User)
last reply on 23/09/2009 at 07:23  by Jack Sparrow (Guest User)  
  > 58 months ago
read 268 times
6 replies
    "Hi. I can confirm that the sabre six is basically a Shetland 2+2 with some mi"

 
Evinrude 135hp  
Started on 22/09/2009 at 18:08 by Kevin (Guest User)
last reply on 22/09/2009 at 20:01  by Richard Bower  
  > 58 months ago
read 123 times
1 reply
    "Hello Kevin. I feel that there will be a significant difference in weight betwe"

 
shetland 570 canopy fixings 
Started on 07/09/2009 at 21:14 by alan purton
last reply on 22/09/2009 at 17:30  by alan purton  
  > 58 months ago
read 428 times
16 replies
    "no problem robert, its all about sharing."

 
Family four with 'flat transom'. 
Started on 20/09/2009 at 12:46 by Cory Brown
last reply on 21/09/2009 at 10:58  by David Allison  
  > 58 months ago
read 181 times
3 replies
    "Cory, Shetlands with flat transoms and no engine well which are outboard powere"

 
New Menber 
Started on 20/09/2009 at 17:55 by Peter Ryan
last reply on 21/09/2009 at 07:48  by alan purton  
  > 58 months ago
read 185 times
3 replies
    "welcome aboard, you will get loads of top info and advice here, a nice friendly "

 
Fitting new outboard on my 498 
Started on 18/09/2009 at 22:02 by Stephen Dargue
last reply on 20/09/2009 at 19:50  by Stephen Dargue  
  > 58 months ago
read 186 times
6 replies
    "Thanks for all the reply's, seems as though sikaflex is going to be the answer, "

 
anyone horny 
Started on 17/09/2009 at 07:03 by alan purton
last reply on 20/09/2009 at 08:57  by alan purton  
  > 58 months ago
read 290 times
9 replies
    "looks like mine will be there also sue, cant do what richard has done due to a w"

 
Live bait well? 
Started on 16/09/2009 at 16:57 by (Guest User)
last reply on 18/09/2009 at 22:20  by Richard Bower  
  > 58 months ago
read 113 times
1 reply
    "Hello. I have no idea about the subject, (I don't fish), but have just come by "

 
which boat o upgrade to? 
Started on 14/09/2009 at 16:45 by Dave from Glasgow (Guest User)
last reply on 17/09/2009 at 10:03  by Dave from Glasgow (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 248 times
8 replies
    "Hi Thanks for all them it has made my life much easier as I know where I can "

 
Norfolk broads 
Started on 15/09/2009 at 20:32 by Sue Wright
last reply on 17/09/2009 at 09:55  by Stan Folds  
  > 59 months ago
read 225 times
7 replies
    "Hi Sue, I have sent you an email, but you might like to look at this site which"

 
Gallery -DIY/Maintenance tips 
Started on 16/09/2009 at 22:59 by John Evans  > 59 months ago
no replies yet
read 124 times
    "There are a lot of you heavily involved in refurbishmet/rebuild projects and a w"

 
Shetland 570  
Started on 03/09/2009 at 15:18 by Ron Brown (Guest User)
last reply on 16/09/2009 at 19:59  by Kevin Garside  
  > 59 months ago
read 313 times
10 replies
    "Hi Adrian, I have sent you some photos of the Togi duck,Please let me know if yo"

 
How to find age of 535? 
Started on 13/09/2009 at 23:45 by (Guest User)
last reply on 16/09/2009 at 16:50  by Dickie (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 155 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Don, Luckily found serial number and shetland boats were able to supply "

 
window gaskets 
Started on 16/09/2009 at 11:22 by alan purton  > 59 months ago
no replies yet
read 138 times
    "hi there, can anyone tell me how many metres of gasket i need for the windows on"

 
battery 
Started on 09/09/2009 at 09:37 by Steve Harris
last reply on 16/09/2009 at 10:10  by dougaldo (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 260 times
4 replies
    "a freind of mine uses a motor cycle battery off of a 1000cc triumph to start a 7"

 
Personnel Carrier 
Started on 15/09/2009 at 11:30 by Robert Dunn
last reply on 15/09/2009 at 22:31  by Robert Dunn  
  > 59 months ago
read 185 times
2 replies
    "Thanks Richard. That sounds like a waist of a good boat. I was just curious a"

 
Time to Say Goodbye 
Started on 14/09/2009 at 14:28 by Bondmaster
last reply on 15/09/2009 at 18:13  by Richard Bower  
  > 59 months ago
read 218 times
6 replies
    ":-)"

 
anchor weight for family four 
Started on 06/09/2009 at 17:10 by forgotton it (Guest User)
last reply on 13/09/2009 at 20:00  by Andy (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 253 times
3 replies
    " Many thanks Robin & Kevin for the information Great website Robin just what"

 
rear bar template (paul douglas) 
Started on 11/09/2009 at 06:59 by alan purton
last reply on 11/09/2009 at 21:07  by alan purton  
  > 59 months ago
read 125 times
2 replies
    "hi paul thanks for that. norfolk broads equates to bumper cars then, very wise p"

 
Shetland Black Prince 
Started on 08/09/2009 at 17:41 by Billy (Guest User)
last reply on 10/09/2009 at 20:08  by ANDY (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 166 times
1 reply
    "hi have a look on the boat specs page"

 
Thames to estuary 
Started on 08/09/2009 at 18:37 by Gordon Shenton
last reply on 10/09/2009 at 18:12  by Gordon Shenton  
  > 59 months ago
read 327 times
11 replies
    "Thankyou all for your comments they are greatly appreciated. There seems to be "

 
leaking hatch 
Started on 06/09/2009 at 19:37 by (Guest User)
last reply on 09/09/2009 at 07:03  by Steve Harris  
  > 59 months ago
read 466 times
11 replies
    "blimey thats cheap i think i'll treat pegasus to a new one for next season"

 
windows and seals for a 535 
Started on 07/09/2009 at 16:21 by John Morton (Guest User)
last reply on 08/09/2009 at 21:13  by Bruce Rae  
  > 59 months ago
read 169 times
2 replies
    "Hi John, I am just in the final stages of a refit on an old 535. I decided o"

 
Shetland Sealark 
Started on 08/09/2009 at 16:55 by (Guest User)  > 59 months ago
no replies yet
read 120 times
    "Hi I have bought the above boat, and would like to find out more about it's "

 
Shetland 4+2 water in bottom of boat under plug holes! 
Started on 30/08/2009 at 09:44 by Andy Pedley
last reply on 07/09/2009 at 12:18  by Andy Pedley (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 264 times
4 replies
    "She is a 1987! - the plug holes are in the cabin underneath the carpet on mine"

 
Bathing deck 
Started on 01/09/2009 at 16:19 by (Guest User)
last reply on 07/09/2009 at 08:52  by  (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 277 times
10 replies
    "Thanks for that i will have a look this weekend John"

 
possible drain plug? 
Started on 04/09/2009 at 11:22 by dave quirke  > 59 months ago
no replies yet
read 129 times
    "Hi all my 1968 535 fas got a threaded bolt about 12" forward of the moulded int"

 
Fresh water tank for a 570 (mk1). 
Started on 29/08/2009 at 21:32 by Richard Bower
last reply on 03/09/2009 at 17:53  by Andy Evans  
  > 59 months ago
read 178 times
2 replies
    "Hi I have a 25 l plastic jerry can on the port side under my sink held in place "

 
Shetland Sealark 
Started on 28/08/2009 at 13:29 by Steve (Guest User)
last reply on 03/09/2009 at 10:19  by Steve (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 195 times
3 replies
    "Will do Sreve"

 
Johnson outboard spares 
Started on 01/09/2009 at 19:56 by Stephen Dargue
last reply on 02/09/2009 at 08:46  by Stephen Dargue  
  > 59 months ago
read 150 times
3 replies
    "Thanks for the reply's, firstly I have had a look on Ebay but no spares that I r"

 
SWAMP MONSTER SPOTTED 
Started on 01/09/2009 at 18:57 by Andy Evans
last reply on 01/09/2009 at 21:52  by Martin & Dee Waterton  
  > 59 months ago
read 185 times
2 replies
    "As witnesses to this event all we can say is we were in immediate need of shock "

 
kestrel 
Started on 31/08/2009 at 15:14 by john (Guest User)
last reply on 01/09/2009 at 20:22  by Andy Evans  
  > 59 months ago
read 133 times
1 reply
    "Hi john i replaced the wooden rails on my 570 with stainless steel ones if you d"

 
Horsepower Question 
Started on 31/08/2009 at 21:24 by Bondmaster
last reply on 01/09/2009 at 20:13  by Andy Evans  
  > 59 months ago
read 188 times
3 replies
    "Hi if you know anyone with a handheld GPS borrow it and take it for a spin that"

 
Serienumber Shetland 550 (535) boat 
Started on 01/09/2009 at 07:53 by Jules (Guest User)
last reply on 01/09/2009 at 18:48  by Richard Bower  
  > 59 months ago
read 190 times
2 replies
    "Hello Jules. I agree completely with Sue. Best regards, Richard."

 
pram hood 
Started on 26/08/2009 at 21:46 by peter (Guest User)
last reply on 01/09/2009 at 18:47  by Sue Wright  
  > 59 months ago
read 164 times
1 reply
    "The best company around is Nauticover http://nauticover.co.uk/main/ Sue"

 
Upton - Bank Holiday Weekend 
Started on 31/08/2009 at 21:41 by Sue Wright  > 59 months ago
no replies yet
read 118 times
    "this is just to say hello to the nice couple with the Shetland moored in Upton t"

 
CREW. Help needed 
Started on 27/08/2009 at 13:21 by Lynn Beer
last reply on 31/08/2009 at 17:00  by Steve Harris  
  > 59 months ago
read 303 times
8 replies
    "well at least we had good weather for the dartmouth reggatta last year was a was"

 
Listing....... 
Started on 11/05/2008 at 22:56 by Joe Whyte
last reply on 30/08/2009 at 08:46  by Paul Harlow  
  > 59 months ago
read 355 times
6 replies
    "Just to be different, my 570 lists to port without me on it...I have a (roughly)"

 
Shetland Saxon 
Started on 28/08/2009 at 14:06 by Peter Samways
last reply on 29/08/2009 at 22:59  by John Evans  
  > 59 months ago
read 364 times
3 replies
    "Hi Peter, I am no expert on this model but understand it is more or less a narr"

 
Outboard Propeller Lock - any ideas  
Started on 25/08/2009 at 13:58 by Eddie Kibble
last reply on 28/08/2009 at 07:27  by Jack Sparrow (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 248 times
5 replies
    "Hi Eddie. If the water is not always deep enough, do not leave leg down to be"

 
How much for a 535? 
Started on 27/08/2009 at 18:02 by Richard H (Guest User)
last reply on 27/08/2009 at 23:23  by Richard H (Guest User)  
  > 59 months ago
read 246 times
5 replies
    "Many thanks for the replies. I'm looking to use it mainly for sea fishing but w"

 
Twin outboards 
Started on 18/08/2009 at 22:12 by Andy Evans
last reply on 27/08/2009 at 20:47  by Andy Evans  
  > 59 months ago
read 228 times
5 replies
    "Thanks for your replies folks looks like i will be looking for a big engine at t"

 
Moneypenny Is For Sale 
Started on 27/08/2009 at 16:27 by Bondmaster
last reply on 27/08/2009 at 20:36  by  Bondmaster  
  > 59 months ago
read 224 times
2 replies
    "Its 24 foot long and has the following installed Hot and cold running water "

 
Hello everyone , My name is Mark and I am a novice  
Started on 24/08/2009 at 22:09 by mark allchin
last reply on 27/08/2009 at 11:10  by Lynn Beer  
  > 59 months ago
read 224 times
4 replies
    "Hi Mark, I am based in Sandwich, Kent and also have a terrific 570. (Not to look"

 
535 Canopy  
Started on 23/08/2009 at 17:13 by Michael Byrne
last reply on 25/08/2009 at 21:28  by Michael Byrne  
  > 59 months ago
read 213 times
3 replies
    "Hi Sue, Might just have to give you a call for advice! Anyway here's my plan:"

 
boat safety scheme certifiacte 
Started on 23/08/2009 at 16:32 by 535 owner (Guest User)
last reply on 25/08/2009 at 15:31  by Richard Llewelyn  
  > 59 months ago
read 240 times
2 replies
    "Hi, Paul & Tanya are quite right, you do not need a BSC at sea. This will us"

 
left right 
Started on 25/08/2009 at 10:03 by Steve Harris  > 59 months ago
no replies yet
read 174 times
    "i was just wondering if anyone can tell me why some shetlands are left hand driv"

 
Shetland Boat Decals 
Started on 24/08/2009 at 20:02 by Sue Wright
last reply on 24/08/2009 at 20:12  by Richard Bower  
  > 59 months ago
read 202 times
1 reply
    "Hello Sue. Well done for the change of graphics, and for the info. Hope to see"

 
canopy fittings 
Started on 22/08/2009 at 21:53 by alan purton
last reply on 23/08/2009 at 07:41  by alan purton  
  > 59 months ago
read 161 times
2 replies
    "cheers colin, thanks a lot."

 
product to use to clean boat 
Started on 19/08/2009 at 09:01 by Fatpig (Guest User)
last reply on 22/08/2009 at 21:59  by Jes Miller  
  > 59 months ago
read 252 times
4 replies
    "Best product I have found for spot cleaning the topsides is "Silky". It's a crea"

 
570 windows 
Started on 15/08/2009 at 20:27 by alan purton
last reply on 21/08/2009 at 19:14  by Richard Bower  
  > 59 months ago
read 212 times
3 replies
    "Hello Alan. As and when you go for S/S for the windscreen, I'd be interested in"

 
Question for John Thurston 
Started on 13/08/2009 at 21:01 by Michael Worthington
last reply on 19/08/2009 at 15:32  by Andy Lawrie  
  > 59 months ago
read 938 times
17 replies
    "One more set of numbers to feed into the fuel consumption debate. I have a Sh"

 
 
Started on 18/08/2009 at 22:17 by Andy Evans
last reply on 18/08/2009 at 22:48  by Paul & Tanya Solomons  
  > 59 months ago
read 116 times
1 reply
    "Hiya Andy, You have to email them to the editor (email address under club det"

 
570 anchor 
Started on 16/08/2009 at 16:05 by alan purton
last reply on 16/08/2009 at 20:16  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 208 times
4 replies
    "thanks kevin, that is a good idea keeping it in the bilge area, on my last boat "

 
570 with 40 HP Mercury 4-stroke 
Started on 13/08/2009 at 12:50 by Dennis NL (Guest User)
last reply on 13/08/2009 at 22:39  by Richard Bower  
  > 60 months ago
read 187 times
2 replies
    "Hello Dennis, and Andy. Yes, I think that you may struggle with 40hp to get a 5"

 
Boating Maltese style 
Started on 11/08/2009 at 21:08 by Richard Llewelyn  > 60 months ago
no replies yet
read 108 times
    "Hi, I'm lucky enough to be spending a week in Malta, haven't seen a cloud sin"

 
outboard mount/bathing platform 
Started on 09/08/2009 at 23:12 by Gareth (Guest User)  > 60 months ago
no replies yet
read 136 times
    "Hi I am looking to buy either a stainless steel type or GRP outboard mounting as"

 
Cabin heights 
Started on 25/07/2009 at 16:16 by Grahame (Guest User)
last reply on 09/08/2009 at 20:19  by John wright  
  > 60 months ago
read 269 times
3 replies
    "The 4+2 is a great boat, can be handled by one and has plenty of head height in "

 
paint job 
Started on 11/08/2009 at 18:27 by Michael Worthington
last reply on 09/08/2009 at 12:17  by marcus (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 0 times
1 reply
    "is there enyone thath can thel me wat kind of paint i schoud youse to paint my s"

 
help on launching 
Started on 06/08/2009 at 00:09 by pat harley
last reply on 07/08/2009 at 01:31  by pat harley  
  > 60 months ago
read 368 times
5 replies
    "thanks again colin,andy, for the advice will look into the possibility of fittin"

 
Tohatsu 25 hp 4 stroke outboard 
Started on 03/07/2009 at 15:01 by (Guest User)
last reply on 05/08/2009 at 23:35  by Brendan (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 259 times
6 replies
    "Thanks Charlie, I just had the engine fitted to the boat and looking forward to"

 
Rhymes 
Started on 10/08/2009 at 22:31 by Bob H
last reply on 05/08/2009 at 21:19  by Richard Bower  
  > 60 months ago
read 0 times
6 replies
    "Here's one from North Sheffield: Red sky at night, shepherds delight, Red sky "

 
South coast Flotilla DVD 
Started on 11/08/2009 at 20:02 by Paul Dymott
last reply on 05/08/2009 at 12:19  by Sue Wright  
  > 60 months ago
read 0 times
3 replies
    "This is now ready and for those who did not attend but would like a copy please"

 
Shetland 610 details 
Started on 20/07/2009 at 22:23 by Togi duck (Guest User)
last reply on 03/08/2009 at 20:07  by Alan & Paula Hill  
  > 60 months ago
read 778 times
9 replies
    "Cheers Carl, much appreciated"

 
570 battery compartment 
Started on 01/08/2009 at 21:35 by alan purton
last reply on 03/08/2009 at 18:23  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 196 times
5 replies
    "cheers paul and togiduck, seems thats the way to go then, thanks for your help e"

 
535 launching 
Started on 13/07/2009 at 14:03 by dougaldo (Guest User)
last reply on 03/08/2009 at 12:11  by dougaldo (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 581 times
18 replies
    "this seems to a big can of worms i have opened but one i feel needs getting to t"

 
Shetland 535 cabin removal - anybody done it?? 
Started on 21/07/2009 at 14:57 by Clinton (Guest User)
last reply on 02/08/2009 at 23:02  by brian.cooper36@yahoo.co.uk (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 538 times
4 replies
    "Hi i hope you don't mind me asking but as i am in the proses of renovating my 53"

 
max speed design for 535 
Started on 24/07/2009 at 16:44 by julie (Guest User)
last reply on 01/08/2009 at 08:09  by Jack Sparrow (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 231 times
2 replies
    "Hi Julie. I maybe wrong but normally an insurance company needs to know how f"

 
what is the best propeller for 535 boat? 
Started on 01/07/2009 at 16:56 by Jan den Breejen (Guest User)
last reply on 31/07/2009 at 14:17  by Jan (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 245 times
7 replies
    "ok thanks for the advice!!"

 
Where to buy new hubs 
Started on 29/07/2009 at 22:13 by Michael Byrne
last reply on 31/07/2009 at 09:46  by robert (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 164 times
3 replies
    "hi there michael, im from north ireland you can give these boys a ring (barron a"

 
Dell Quay Fisherboat 19 
Started on 02/01/2008 at 02:02 by iain (Guest User)
last reply on 30/07/2009 at 12:39  by scott@scotthay.co.uk (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 0 times
2 replies
    "hi there, have you got pictures of the dell quays you could forward onto me plea"

 
A bargain I couldn't pass up in these tough times!!! 
Started on 29/07/2009 at 22:36 by Michael Byrne
last reply on 30/07/2009 at 07:17  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 208 times
2 replies
    "oh my days michael. how can you look yourself in the mirror mate, having pulled "

 
South Coast Flotilla DVD - premier 
Started on 29/07/2009 at 12:13 by Sue Wright
last reply on 29/07/2009 at 21:39  by Sue Wright  
  > 60 months ago
read 139 times
2 replies
    "hi Ed Just found 2 tweeks I need to do but I think google video will be best "

 
window rubbers 
Started on 24/07/2009 at 21:33 by alan purton
last reply on 27/07/2009 at 20:26  by Richard Bower  
  > 60 months ago
read 227 times
5 replies
    "Ok, Alan. Good luck! :-)"

 
cockpit sides 
Started on 26/07/2009 at 21:30 by alan purton
last reply on 27/07/2009 at 20:08  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 190 times
3 replies
    "hi sue thanks for that, i have ripped all of mine off now, and just have the ply"

 
Towing vehicle? 
Started on 24/07/2009 at 21:54 by John Evans
last reply on 27/07/2009 at 10:56  by dougaldo (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 246 times
4 replies
    "my father uses a new shape 58 vitara 1.9td to launch his speedboat weighs over 1"

 
rubbing strip 
Started on 24/07/2009 at 12:52 by dave quirke
last reply on 24/07/2009 at 14:10  by Sue Wright  
  > 60 months ago
read 134 times
1 reply
    "Try here - they are not the cheapest but the quality is good http://www.wilks.c"

 
age of 570 
Started on 18/07/2009 at 13:29 by alan purton
last reply on 23/07/2009 at 21:14  by Richard Bower  
  > 60 months ago
read 244 times
5 replies
    "Hello Graham. I'm happy to pass on any help I can. Can I say though, I'm not "

 
Launching Family Four 
Started on 02/07/2009 at 11:38 by Fred (Guest User)
last reply on 22/07/2009 at 22:42  by Richard Bower  
  > 60 months ago
read 311 times
4 replies
    "Hello Fred. I agree with Ian. After part-exchanging my bunk/roller trailer for"

 
570 wiring 
Started on 21/07/2009 at 13:48 by alan purton
last reply on 22/07/2009 at 19:57  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 198 times
5 replies
    "hi paul, i have an outboard, but thanks for your assistance, cheers alan"

 
Shetland dory 
Started on 22/07/2009 at 18:35 by awrenne1 (Guest User)
last reply on 22/07/2009 at 19:22  by Steve Harris  
  > 60 months ago
read 118 times
1 reply
    "there could be a small i d plate on the steering box otherwise not to sure have "

 
default mail client not installed 
Started on 20/07/2009 at 22:29 by alan purton
last reply on 22/07/2009 at 06:24  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 169 times
3 replies
    "thanks a lot, sorry my fault, i didnt realise i had to submit to the editor, tha"

 
Towing with pram cover up? 
Started on 29/06/2009 at 21:21 by martin (Guest User)
last reply on 21/07/2009 at 21:24  by matthewglennon19@yahoo.ie (Guest User)  
  > 60 months ago
read 336 times
8 replies
    " i recently purchased a blackhawk in the north of ireland and the boat was deliv"

 
4+2 
Started on 21/07/2009 at 15:05 by dougaldo (Guest User)
last reply on 21/07/2009 at 16:42  by Lynn Beer  
  > 60 months ago
read 107 times
1 reply
    "hi Dougaldo. The Shetland specs give Max engine size 90hp o/b or 50-165hp i/b "

 
family four outboard size 
Started on 27/06/2009 at 11:23 by Gordon Shenton
last reply on 20/07/2009 at 08:12  by Steve Harris  
  > 60 months ago
read 521 times
13 replies
    "yep thats where i keep mine underneath the cooker it was in a compartment betwee"

 
shetland 570 
Started on 12/07/2009 at 07:00 by puckoon (Guest User)
last reply on 20/07/2009 at 06:21  by alan purton  
  > 60 months ago
read 271 times
3 replies
    "hi miket, im afraid i bought the boat from richard"

 
Year of the boat 
Started on 17/07/2009 at 15:55 by Stu Parkes
last reply on 19/07/2009 at 12:02  by Stu Parkes  
  > 61 months ago
read 176 times
3 replies
    "Had a look for that plate, there is not one there. i guess it must have been rem"

 
North Wales Boating Events 
Started on 19/07/2009 at 09:35 by Colin Pearce  > 61 months ago
no replies yet
read 104 times
    "Anyone planning on visiting the North Wales Boat show next weekend or the Boat J"

 
Cabin and Deck Liner 
Started on 16/07/2009 at 12:19 by Graham Thompson (Guest User)
last reply on 18/07/2009 at 09:54  by Graham Thompson (Guest User)  
  > 61 months ago
read 208 times
2 replies
    "That is what i meant for the inside, thanks for that. The deck of my Shetland 57"

 
t shirts 
Started on 17/07/2009 at 18:13 by Steve Harris
last reply on 17/07/2009 at 23:43  by John Evans  
  > 61 months ago
read 165 times
4 replies
    "Hi Steve, Can I reassure everyone that the flotillas and merchandise such as th"

 
Motor Boat Monthly - Sea Safety 
Started on 15/07/2009 at 14:19 by Martin & Dee Waterton
last reply on 17/07/2009 at 19:56  by Eric Thresher  
  > 61 months ago
read 214 times
2 replies
    "I you have trouble getting the sea safety cd let me know as i am a volunteer pre"

 
Shetland 535 Project at £450 
Started on 17/07/2009 at 08:44 by Jack Sparrow (Guest User)  > 61 months ago
no replies yet
read 170 times
    "Not sure if it is still for sale but on Boats and Outboards site, under marine p"

 
 
Started on 15/07/2009 at 09:41 by Gordon Shenton
last reply on 15/07/2009 at 21:43  by Richard Llewelyn  
  > 61 months ago
read 197 times
4 replies
    "Hi, As you are local to me on the Thames, I'd recommend a company called Beck"

 
Mariner 75 Engine weight 
Started on 13/07/2009 at 15:07 by Canvas Tom (Guest User)
last reply on 14/07/2009 at 14:38  by Canvas Tom (Guest User)  
  > 61 months ago
read 143 times
1 reply
    "Now I've had a couple of hours to peruse the various historical threads on this "

 
535 
Started on 13/07/2009 at 10:51 by dougaldo (Guest User)
last reply on 14/07/2009 at 11:27  by dougaldo (Guest User)  
  > 61 months ago
read 209 times
4 replies
    "thanks for the feed back thats brilliant ill look out for a latter one, hope ful"

 
SOA Solent Flotilla 2009 Music 
Started on 12/07/2009 at 18:29 by Sue Wright
last reply on 13/07/2009 at 21:12  by Andy Evans  
  > 61 months ago
read 200 times
6 replies
    "You just wait till next year"

 
Electric Winch 
Started on 12/07/2009 at 10:13 by John Evans
last reply on 13/07/2009 at 19:08  by Andy Evans  
  > 61 months ago
read 177 times
2 replies
    "Hi John an electric winch is a good idea if you go out and get a good one when i"

 
Which GPS & Fish Finder ??? 
Started on 05/07/2009 at 16:51 by Graham Thompson (Guest User)
last reply on 13/07/2009 at 15:05  by Graham Thompson (Guest User)  
  > 61 months ago
read 271 times
4 replies
    "Hello again, Just wanted to thank you for your thoughts. i have purchased an"

 
stollen engine 
Started on 06/07/2009 at 09:50 by dougaldo (Guest User)
last reply on 13/07/2009 at 11:15  by dougaldo (Guest User)  
  > 61 months ago
read 217 times
2 replies
    "thanks for that i have placed it on there now, "

 
shetland 570 
Started on 12/07/2009 at 08:09 by puckoon (Guest User)  > 61 months ago
no replies yet
read 151 times
    "an addition to my previous post, the part exchange of my microplus is, just an o"

 
Canopy Clips 
Started on 10/07/2009 at 08:50 by pebrey (Guest User)
last reply on 10/07/2009 at 13:56  by dave quirke  
  > 61 months ago
read 149 times
1 reply
    "hi there if they are the clips that hold the front of the canopy to the top"

 
HARD TOP 
Started on 05/07/2009 at 10:27 by Steve Harris
last reply on 09/07/2009 at 09:40  by Steve Harris  
  > 61 months ago
read 394 times
6 replies
    "thanks i'm always keen to see other peoples boats and what they do to them"

 
Advice re best Shetland weekender/trailer 
Started on 17/06/2009 at 15:35 by Canvas Tom (Guest User)
last reply on 09/07/2009 at 07:11  by Colin Pearce  
  > 61 months ago
read 992 times
31 replies
    "It all sounds good to me Tom, getting the very best you can at the outset will s"

 
Solent Flotilla 2-5 July 2009  
Started on 06/07/2009 at 21:18 by John Evans
last reply on 07/07/2009 at 06:35  by Steve Harris  
  > 61 months ago
read 134 times
1 reply
    "sounds good again john look forward to the pictures and reports well done to all"