Nav Lights for inflatable dinghy's...WTH!!!! - Page 2 - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest Forums > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #11  
Old 07-14-2008
sailingdog's Avatar
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,291
Thanks: 0
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
Sway-

They sold him the Chesapeake version... the real bluewater version has the nav lights and a battery box as part of the kit.

Quote:
Originally Posted by sailaway21 View Post
Chef,
This reminds me of the old shoulder harnesses in American cars when shoulder harnesses first became a required item. When not in use you were supposed to somehow re-stow them under a clip above the door and when in use they cut right across your neck regardless of your height. Apparently the manufacturers didn't think anybody was actually going to use them. When you bought this boat, did you ask for the marine version?
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

Still—DON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #12  
Old 07-14-2008
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,294
Thanks: 1
Thanked 13 Times in 12 Posts
Rep Power: 11
capttb is on a distinguished road
Last time it came off I glued that rubber mount back onto the boat using a super glue "Gel", so far it's held for a couple years but I always expect it to fall off again.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #13  
Old 07-14-2008
poopdeckpappy's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: San Diego
Posts: 5,470
Thanks: 22
Thanked 37 Times in 31 Posts
Rep Power: 9
poopdeckpappy has a spectacular aura about poopdeckpappy has a spectacular aura about
Quote:
Originally Posted by capttb View Post
Last time it came off I glued that rubber mount back onto the boat using a super glue "Gel", .

did the same on ours
__________________
1978 Tayana 37

Freedom comes when you’re ready to sail away. True freedom comes when you don’t have to return


Cut off from the land that bore us, betrayed by the land we find, where the brightest have gone before us and the dullest remain behind, .......but stand to your glasses, steady,.......tis all we have left to prize, raise a cup to the dead already, hurrah for the next that dies
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #14  
Old 07-14-2008
Owner, Green Bay Packers
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: SW Michigan
Posts: 10,318
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 11
sailaway21 is just really nice sailaway21 is just really nice sailaway21 is just really nice sailaway21 is just really nice
Dock Monitor has his mounted to his hat.
__________________
“Scientists are people who build the Brooklyn Bridge and then buy it.”
Wm. F. Buckley, Jr.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #15  
Old 07-14-2008
craigtoo's Avatar
Barkeep - Sailor's Pub
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Magothy River, MD
Posts: 1,946
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 8
craigtoo will become famous soon enough craigtoo will become famous soon enough
Send a message via AIM to craigtoo Send a message via Yahoo to craigtoo Send a message via Skype™ to craigtoo
Quote:
Originally Posted by sailingdog View Post
Sway-

They sold him the Chesapeake version... the real bluewater version has the nav lights and a battery box as part of the kit.
:P

The New England version comes with a heater, windshield, enclosed inflatable cabin, ice-breaking bow, special Ice-chopping prop and free insurance that you can use for "All 90 Days" of the season.




"Chesapeake Version" indeed....
__________________
-C2
1987 Sabre 34 "Saoirse"
Meet me at the
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.



I love
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #16  
Old 07-14-2008
Freesail99's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 4,507
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 9
Freesail99 will become famous soon enough
Send a message via Yahoo to Freesail99
Quote:
Originally Posted by craigtoo View Post
:P

The New England version comes with a heater, windshield, enclosed inflatable cabin, ice-breaking bow, special Ice-chopping prop and free insurance that you can use for "All 90 Days" of the season.




"Chesapeake Version" indeed....

You can also thank global warming that you now have a 90 season !
__________________
S/V Scheherazade
-----------------------
I had a dream, I was sailing, I was happy, I was even smiling. Then I looked down and saw that I was on a multi-hull and woke up suddenly in a cold sweat.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #17  
Old 07-14-2008
sailingdog's Avatar
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,291
Thanks: 0
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
I frostbite, so I have a six-month season.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Freesail99 View Post
You can also thank global warming that you now have a 90 season !
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

Still—DON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #18  
Old 07-14-2008
camaraderie's Avatar
moderate?
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: East Coast
Posts: 13,878
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 14
camaraderie is a jewel in the rough camaraderie is a jewel in the rough camaraderie is a jewel in the rough
MANY states require ALL powered vessels to have nav lights in inland waters.
__________________
No longer posting. Reach me by PM!
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #19  
Old 07-15-2008
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 822
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 8
chris_gee is on a distinguished road
From memory and I could be mistaken the 7 knot limit is for boats not capable of exceeding it not operating under it.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #20  
Old 07-15-2008
arbarnhart's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 761
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
arbarnhart is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by chris_gee View Post
From memory and I could be mistaken the 7 knot limit is for boats not capable of exceeding it not operating under it.
You are correct:

If your power-driven vessel is less than 23 feet/7 meters in length and its maximum speed cannot exceed 7 knots, then it may display an all-round white light, and if practicable, sidelights instead of the lights prescribed previously. (For International Rules only)

How you can be sure of that, I don't know.
__________________
-Andy
Newport 17 - "Kohanna"
At sea Darwin's hypotheses is the final arbiter of right of way.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
L.E.D. Masthead Nav. Lights? halcyon13 Gear & Maintenance 2 10-10-2003 12:21 PM
L.E.D. Masthead Nav. Lights? halcyon13 Gear & Maintenance 0 10-09-2003 12:06 PM
Light Lists, Lighthouses, and Visible Ranges Jim Sexton Seamanship Articles 0 06-19-2003 08:00 PM
Light Lists, Lighthouses, and Visible Ranges Jim Sexton Her Sailnet Articles 0 06-19-2003 08:00 PM
Setting Up Your Nav Station Sue & Larry Gear and Maintenance Articles 0 07-26-2002 08:00 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:47 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012