Like Tree0Likes

Need Help Big time

Reply
Old 07-01-2002, 09:56 PM
  #1
Registered
Gold Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Towson, MD.
My Boats: 1979 Cigarette 28 ss
Posts: 197
Default Need Help Big time

Ok, Now it's my turn to Ask to my OSO brothers for some help. It's not to big of a favor. But I can't seem to get any help on my End. This is what I need 1 - rocker switch ,white paddle, on-off-on with three terminals on back . mounting screw holes on top and bottom. It's for my trim tab on the stb side . If any of you guys have one please let me know I need one badly I've already been to West marine, Boat US., local Electrical supply store but no luck. Can any of you guy's HELP????? I'll pay the cost of the switch and the shipping.
Gassticks is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2002, 10:18 PM
  #2
Charter Member
Charter Member
Trade Score: (1)
 
Ted G's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Edgerock Baby!!
My Boats: Marlago 35 FS, 18 Neptune CC
Posts: 7,661
Default

If you can, get down to Fawcett Marine in Annapolis. They are way expensive but they seem to have every supplier ever made and some really great guys working there. I needed some very specialized AC switches and they found some in a catalog they had there.

If they have to order it you could probably use a different switch as a temp.
__________________
Chesapeake Bay Powerboat Association
www.cbpba.com
Ted G is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2002, 11:03 PM
  #3
Registered
 
Playn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: BRENTWOOD, TN
Posts: 4,367
Default

What size (diminsions) are you looking for? I take it you are trying to match what you already have. Is there a manufactures name or part number on the switch?
Playn is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2002, 02:12 AM
  #4
Registered
 
candyman35's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Tinley Park, IL
My Boats: 1997 35' Fountain
Posts: 5,242
Default

Give the factory a call. They should have one or be able to tell you where to get it. Gaffrig sells large white military rocker switches also.
Dan

Last edited by candyman35; 07-02-2002 at 02:15 AM.
candyman35 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2002, 08:37 AM
  #5
Miami
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Eddie marine, Livorsi. Rex Marine etc, etc. You need a " military rocker switch, double pole, momementary on-off ". It is pretty much a standard in the industry for trim and tabs. Specify size, color and lighted or non lighted.

Over-nite freight and you can be on the water for the fourth!! Good luck.

Paul
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2002, 09:20 AM
  #6
Registered
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Glastonbury, CT
Posts: 891
Default

Start at the top. Call the Manufacture or look on there website. There should be some sort of markings on who made the switch. They then might send you one directly or tell you who dist in your area.
boomer is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2002, 11:06 AM
  #7
Registered
 
dockrocker's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Deeee-troit!
Posts: 3,356
Default

You might try www.boatfix.com - they have every part known to man, seems like.
dockrocker is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
stecz20
General Boating Discussion
104
04-13-2004 01:27 PM
cigarette1
General Boating Discussion
65
12-10-2003 01:38 AM
kook
General Boating Discussion
53
07-02-2002 02:13 PM



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:44 PM.


Copyright 2011 OffShoreOnly. All rights reserved.