Boat nut in RI - 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 > Welcome to Sailnet > Introduce Yourself
 Not a Member? 

Introduce Yourself Welcome to the Sailnet.com - The world's largest online sailing community! Tell us about yourself so we can get to know you. NEW!


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 09-25-2008
Brodie78's Avatar
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 26
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Brodie78 is on a distinguished road
Boat nut in RI

Hi there,
Thought I'd introduce myself. I joined the board because I noticed that someone else had posted who had the same kind of sailboat I have, which is unusual as I have not seen another boat like mine although there are a few out there. I have a 1965 Cape Cod Marlin daysailer version, which I bought two years ago and did a ton of work on. Haven't gotten to the 10 post limit yet to post pics but once I can I have lots of pics to share. If anyone here reads Sailing magazine I wrote an article about the refit which appeared in the January 2008 issue.

My fleet also contains a wooden Kingfisher rowing shell (22' 8"), a fiberglass Valley Anas Acuta sea kayak, a Sunfish and a variety of other assorted small craft. I am a certified boat nut with a diploma to prove it, I attended the Landing School's yacht design program in 1999-2000. Currently I am not working in the marine field per se, I am a PhD student in biological oceanography. I spend a lot of time on the water for work (in powerboats) and also spent 12 days at sea on R/V Endeavor (184') a couple years ago which was lots of fun.

My primary boating locations are southern Narragansett Bay and also Newfound lake, NH, at least for a week each summer.
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-naming the boat pirateofcapeann General Discussion (sailing related) 130 01-07-2014 11:14 AM
C & C 121 Customer Response to Manufacturers Post camaraderie Tartan 2 09-12-2012 03:54 PM
Fine-Tuning the Autopilot, Part Two Dan Neri Gear and Maintenance Articles 0 10-13-2003 08:00 PM
The New Racing Rules Dobbs Davis Racing Articles 0 04-04-2001 08:00 PM
The Balance of Hull and Sails Steve Colgate Learning to Sail Articles 0 05-25-2000 08:00 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:05 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