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sailaway21 10-21-2008 10:27 PM

Meridional parts are used to mathematically do what you graphically do on a mercator chart, be it course and distance, or Lat/Long of Arrival.

philsboat 10-21-2008 10:52 PM

The "running martingale" was adapted from equine tack to control what part of a sailboat only in the oposite direction?

Phil
(my daughters have horses)

philsboat 10-21-2008 11:07 PM

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Boom Vang

KODAD 10-22-2008 03:19 AM

where was the caesar salad invented?

Classic30 10-22-2008 04:13 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by KODAD (Post 388366)
where was the caesar salad invented?

On a boat somewhere?? :confused:

flyingwelshman 10-22-2008 08:34 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by KODAD (Post 388366)
where was the caesar salad invented?

Tijuana, Mexico.

Someone else ask a question: I've got to go haul out my boat.:(

TxLnghrn 10-22-2008 10:11 AM

On behalf of Welshman
 
How did the horse lattitudes get there name?

sailingdog 10-22-2008 10:59 AM

Asked previously... from dumping horses overboard to lighten the boat... :rolleyes:
Quote:

Originally Posted by TxLnghrn (Post 388422)
How did the horse lattitudes get there name?


Boasun 10-22-2008 12:11 PM

Are we running out of questions?? Hmmmmmm!

TxLnghrn 10-22-2008 12:14 PM

You are up SD
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by sailingdog (Post 388441)
Asked previously... from dumping horses overboard to lighten the boat... :rolleyes:

And let's try and get something original this time :D


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