Personaly I enjoy climbing the mast. - 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 > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Like Tree2Likes
  • 1 Post By GMFL
  • 1 Post By Capt.aaron
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 08-03-2012
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: B.C.
Posts: 107
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 4
Agri is on a distinguished road
Personaly I enjoy climbing the mast.

Saw this ad listed on a local buy-n-sell site. mast head inspections via RC Helicopter North Saanich & Sidney , Victoria
Would any of you use a service like this? It just seems like a waste of 50 bucks. For that price I'd climb it for you and snap some photos.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 08-03-2012
GMFL's Avatar
Large Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Newport Beach, CA
Posts: 276
Thanks: 5
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 5
GMFL is on a distinguished road
Re: Personaly I enjoy climbing the mast.

I'd climb my mast as well but got to give it to the guy for finding a niche for his business.

Ha ha, after I posted the above I clicked on a picture the guy posted of his helicopter and a banner ad came up that went here:

http://www.thinkrc.com/6030-35ch-hel...ge-p-1526.html

OOPS!!, Guess for $50 I could do it myself after a little practice.
flyingjib likes this.

Last edited by GMFL; 08-03-2012 at 08:05 PM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 08-03-2012
flyingjib's Avatar
1979 C&C 30 MK1
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Annapolis
Posts: 107
Thanks: 3
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 3
flyingjib is on a distinguished road
Re: Personaly I enjoy climbing the mast.

Quote:
Originally Posted by GMFL View Post
I'd climb my mast as well but got to give it to the guy for finding a niche for his business.

Ha ha, after I posted the above I clicked on a picture the guy posted of his helicopter and a banner ad came up that went here:

Sanhuan SH 6030 3.5ch RC Helicopter with Gyro and Camera

OOPS!!, Guess for $50 I could do it myself after a little practice.
I rather climb as well. Those little RCs are very hard to fly outdoors especially under a tiny bit of wind. I can't imaging getting them up 40' or 50' and then keep it hovering long enough to take a decent photograph!

When you fly them indoors, you'll end up crashing them into your walls/ceilings and most of the time they'll fly again but if that happens at the dock, the poor thing is in water and totally done for!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 08-03-2012
Capt.aaron's Avatar
KNOT KNOWN
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Guanaja, Bay Islands, Honduras
Posts: 1,320
Thanks: 1
Thanked 20 Times in 20 Posts
Rep Power: 4
Capt.aaron is on a distinguished road
Re: Personaly I enjoy climbing the mast.

Just when you think you've seen it all......
flyingjib likes this.
__________________
" Some are boat wise and some are other wise"
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




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
Mast (Climbing)- No Halyards batshaven Columbia & Coronado 6 03-20-2014 01:40 PM
Climbing the mast pkats Gear & Maintenance 31 07-02-2009 12:40 PM
Climbing the mast kmeeks Gear & Maintenance 11 01-10-2003 02:55 PM
Climbing the mast word2rapp Gear & Maintenance 3 11-15-2002 11:57 AM
Mast Climbing RichardElliott Gear & Maintenance 17 04-19-2002 05:44 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:56 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

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.