Rep power - 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
  #1  
Old 12-13-2010
Omatako's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Auckland New Zealand
Posts: 2,315
Thanks: 0
Thanked 22 Times in 19 Posts
Rep Power: 11
Omatako will become famous soon enough
Rep power

There are some members who obviously give seriously good advice and are handsomely rewarded for it.

A member like Sailing Dog has posted nearly 42000 posts and has a rep power of 9.

The next post on the same thread has 76 posts and has a rep power of 9 as well.

That is awesome - that's an average of just 8 posts per rep point. Well done, I'll be looking out for those posts in future - they must be really worth reading.

SD, you're averaging only 4633 posts per rep point - you have some catching up to do.

Or is there some sort of system working here??
__________________

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

__________________

"Two possibilities exist: Either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying."

Arthur C. Clarke

Last edited by Omatako; 12-13-2010 at 11:24 PM.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 12-14-2010
CharlieCobra's Avatar
On the hard
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Bellingham, WA.
Posts: 3,503
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 9
CharlieCobra has a spectacular aura about CharlieCobra has a spectacular aura about
It used to be accumulated by post count but SN changed that years ago. Now? Who knows....
__________________
Baggett and Sons Marine Restoration
The Landing at Colony Wharf
Bellingham, WA.

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
  #3  
Old 12-14-2010
jackdale's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Posts: 8,534
Thanks: 24
Thanked 20 Times in 19 Posts
Rep Power: 6
jackdale will become famous soon enough
Rep power seemed to correlate to the number of years on SN.
__________________
__________________
ISPA Yachtmaster Offshore Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 12-14-2010
bljones's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: South Coast Ontario
Posts: 8,066
Thanks: 31
Thanked 68 Times in 61 Posts
Rep Power: 7
bljones has a spectacular aura about bljones has a spectacular aura about
Huh. I had 3 rep points an hour ago, now i have 4. Is today 2 for 1 day or sumpin?
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #5  
Old 12-14-2010
Sabreman's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Yeocomico River, VA
Posts: 1,509
Thanks: 2
Thanked 11 Times in 8 Posts
Rep Power: 9
Sabreman will become famous soon enough Sabreman will become famous soon enough
I feel like a slacker. I haven't even sunk a boat in this decade. I demand parity!
__________________
Sabre 38 "Victoria"
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #6  
Old 12-14-2010
tommays's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 4,036
Thanks: 1
Thanked 12 Times in 12 Posts
Rep Power: 6
tommays will become famous soon enough
It is a popularity contest as clearly some have made a lot of posts of no real value and others with the same rep have posted things of great value to the community

They had to take away the ability to give negative rep because of the problems that caused when clicks of people disliked someone's different opine and ganged up to turn there rep -RED
__________________
1970 Cal 29 Sea Fever

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

1981 J24 Tangent 2930
Tommays
Northport NY


If a dirty bottom slows you down what do you think it does to your boat
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
  #7  
Old 12-14-2010
Allanbc's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 525
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 7
Allanbc is on a distinguished road
I want rep points!
__________________
"When in command, command." -- Admiral Nimitz

Difference between a power boater and a sailor out on the water: A power boater is going some place special, a sailor is already there.

s/v Zotz 1981 Pearson 365 Ketch Hull #375
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #8  
Old 12-14-2010
LandLocked66c's Avatar
Sunsets and Warm Beer....
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: The Bottom of a Pint Glass...
Posts: 2,111
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 5
LandLocked66c is on a distinguished road
Smack would be continually in the red, no?
__________________
1971 23' Oday Pop Top
S/V Frida

You can't steer a boat that isn't moving? Just like a life - P. Lutus
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #9  
Old 12-14-2010
cb32863's Avatar
Lake Sailor
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posts: 713
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 5
cb32863 is on a distinguished road
If you click the little scales icon in the upper right of the post, next to Permalink, that is how you give someone rep power.....
__________________
Umquam Porro

S/V Papillon 1977 O' Day 25


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
  #10  
Old 12-14-2010
smackdaddy's Avatar
Last Man Standing
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 12,704
Thanks: 71
Thanked 61 Times in 55 Posts
Rep Power: 8
smackdaddy is a jewel in the rough smackdaddy is a jewel in the rough smackdaddy is a jewel in the rough
I'm going for -9

That number and the little green squares are just bogus. Who knows what they really mean?

For example, do I really "have a spectacular aura about me"? Sounds like something you'd find in a stale fortune cookie.
__________________

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


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

S/V Dawn Treader - 1989 Hunter Legend 40
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
re-e-power sharkbait Gear & Maintenance 74 03-24-2010 02:26 PM
How do you power your TVs? HerbDB Gear & Maintenance 23 12-07-2009 12:56 PM
Low Power in Fwd MSter Gear & Maintenance 16 09-08-2008 08:44 PM
Enough power? Stede Gear & Maintenance 22 10-04-2003 06:43 PM
re power obiec Gear & Maintenance 3 04-01-2003 04:54 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:36 AM.

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