The SAGA of our new Mariner 10 HP Outboard

The SAGA of our new Mariner 10 HP Outboard

The SAGA of our new Mariner 10 HP Outboard   We purchased a brand new Mariner 10hp outboard from Arisaig Marine in Arisaig, north of the Ardnamurchan Peninsula on the west coast of Scotland, as our old Johnson 9.9 was proving to be unreliable. The people there were very co-operative, and when they realized none
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New Mercury problems

New Mercury problems

Veleda IV Boot Key Harbor, Marathon, FL Mercury Marine Customer Service PO Box 1939 Fond Du Lac, WI 54936-9912 January 11, 2012 Re: Mercury 9.9 outboard engine Serial # 0R 319144 Dear Sirs: I wish to register in the strongest terms possible my unhappiness, frustration and contempt for your product, the above engine purchased just
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Mercury Outboard problems again (reply from Mercury)

Mercury Outboard problems again (reply from Mercury)

Veleda IV Boot Key Harbor, Marathon, FL January 11, 2012 Mercury Marine Customer Service PO Box 1939 Fond Du Lac, WI 54936-9912 Re: Mercury 9.9 outboard engine Serial # 0R 319144 Dear Sirs: I wish to register in the strongest terms possible my unhappiness, frustration and contempt for your product, the above engine purchased just
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Building the bimini in June, 2013

Building the bimini in June, 2013

Building the bimini in June, 2013 This will be our third hard bimini. We built the first one in Venezuela in 2006. We made that one with three sheets of 3/8ths inch plywood, mounted on our old soft dodger and bimini frames we had since leaving Toronto in 1998. Even though epoxy-treated and painted, it
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