Ed Sherman

Are you Evaporating?
Are you Evaporating?....Ed Sherman Last week I discussed some of the goings on at ABYC Standards week in Orlando. Well I'm back, but I woke up this morning with a few questions for myself....With all that's going on with the EPA's ...
Fuel System Fun
Fuel System Fun.....Ed Sherman I'm still  at ABYC Standards week. Today I sat in on a session related to fuel systems and the new CARB / EPA requirements which will control evaporative emissions from boats. All I can say is whoaaaaaaa. ...
ABYC Standards Week
ABYC Standards Week............Ed Sherman For those of you not familiar with the ABYC, (American Boat & Yacht Council) we're the group that develops and writes Standards that apply to the building, service and repair of your boat. This is a very dynamic ...
Introducing the ELCI
Introducing the ELCI.................Ed Sherman One of the projects I've been working on for the last five years is lobbying for a requirement for an important new safety device that would be installed on all new boats and hopefully will get retro-fitted ...
Speed Bump To Love
Speed Bump To Love...Ed Sherman Continuing with some ideas that Bayliss Boat Works employ is a look at the speed bump to love. Well I loved it anyhow. Not the sort of thing that gets most people excited, but it got me ...
Intelligent Networking
Intelligent Networking....Ed Sherman I've been missing for the last week, but not sunbathing in the tropical sun I'm afraid. No, I just got back from a very interesting trip to North Carolina's Outer Banks, OBX for short. While there I had ...
How Are Your Insides?
How Are Your Insides?...Ed Sherman That may seem like a highly personal question, but I just can't help myself this time of year. I'm sitting in my office staring out the window and the scene looks like this:  ...
Ohm, not Om
Ohm not Om...........Ed Sherman We're not talking about a consciousness altering chant here, but one of the three constituants in our triad of electrical players. In my last several installments we looked at measuring volts and amps. Today we need to have ...
Measuring Up
Measuring Up..........Ed Sherman All right, now that you know some of the basics of using your multi-meter (and I hope by now you've acquired an ampclamp type) let's look at some of the things you can measure when checking both volts and ...
Let’s Get Amped Up
Let's Get Amped Up....Ed Sherman I'm not talking about a caffeine overdose here, but having a feel for how much amperage (electrical current)  is running through the wiring on your boat being pretty useful. You see when all is said and done ...

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Speed Bump To Love
Speed Bump To Love - January 18th 2010