Reflections by an old fart - 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 > Skills and Seamanship > Learning to Sail
 Not a Member? 


Like Tree1Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #11  
Old 07-07-2008
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: New Orleans
Posts: 1,837
Thanks: 4
Thanked 21 Times in 19 Posts
Rep Power: 10
nolatom will become famous soon enough
Gary,

while your story had nothing to do with sailing (meaning with cloth sails), I enjoyed it. Good on you for rebuilding a 6-cylinder (right?) engine at age 13, and building a boat from scratch. The lessons you learn doing both will last a lifetime...
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
Am turning 50 and need to prove to the world Im not an old fart ...yet db27513 Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 31 03-15-2008 04:54 PM
Reflections After One Year Living Aboard kmeeks Living Aboard 8 08-26-2006 03:26 PM
Reflections of an Offshore Passage Bermuda Seamanship & Navigation 4 07-23-2006 08:03 PM
Reflections on Cruising Instruments Tom Wood Seamanship Articles 0 08-31-2004 08:00 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:00 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.