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Hello from New Owner

Postby pmarko55 » December 16th, 2019, 4:06 pm

Hello All,

I've just bought a 2019 Carver C36 Command Bridge. This is my first boat. I'm very ignorant but want to learn from all of you. Thank you in advance. I'm very excited.

The boat is en route to Miami so I don't have the manual. I'm getting power at my dock set up. The boat comes with short power cables, but I need to know the amperage. Anybody know?

Peter
Miami

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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby Midnightsun » December 16th, 2019, 4:15 pm

According to the spec sheet you are supposed to have 30 amp service. I would assume dual 30a inlets. You may have a preferred option though which may change this to 50A service. I suggest you contact the dealer/broker to inform you exactly as to what you need. Welcome to Carver. :captain2: https://carveryachts.blob.core.windows. ... -sheet.pdf
Cheers, Hans
2007 Carver 41 CMY
Twin Volvo D6-370's
Montreal, Canada
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby pmarko55 » December 16th, 2019, 4:45 pm

Thank you so much!
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby g36 » December 16th, 2019, 8:59 pm

Welcome
1997 Carver 405
Crusader xli
The Black Pearl
Soddy Daisy Tn.

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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby Viper » December 16th, 2019, 10:13 pm

Congrats and welcome aboard.
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby RGrew176 » December 17th, 2019, 1:18 am

Welcome Aboard, that's one heck of a first boat. Hope you have many fine adventures aboard. We can't wait to see pics of your new toy.
Rick Grew

1981 Carver 3007 Aft Cabin

2004 Past Commodore
West River Yacht & Cruising Club
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby pepmyster » December 17th, 2019, 5:55 am

Welcome to a great group!!!!
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby buster53 » December 17th, 2019, 8:54 am

If I had to bet, I'd bet $100 that you had dual 30 amp service on your boat. One just for AC service and one for the house (everything else).
You can either have two 30 amp outlets at your dock or if you buy a splitter, you could have one, 50 amp, 240v outlet. Plug your splitter into it and then plug your two 30 amp plugs into it.
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby Cooler » December 17th, 2019, 1:17 pm

Welcome! WOW - really nice first boat. You could also go with a splitter that has 2 30 amp boat connections, and 1 30 amp post connection. Sometimes a 50 amp post is not available at some marinas. Will limit your total electrical available though. The cables that come with the boat should be at least 50 ft long. 8-) er
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1988 Cougar 46 Kevlar Vee offshore
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Re: Hello from New Owner

Postby waybomb » December 17th, 2019, 6:13 pm

Welcome Aboard!
Thanks
Fred
1964 Barron Flatbottom with BBC Chevy
1969 Glaspar Avalon /1969 Johnson Electromatic 85
1987 Carver Mariner
1988 Cougar Kevlar 46' with triple blown 572s
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