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  About Me

  • About billyruffn
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Cruising Area
    Atlantic Europe, then to Carib in 11/14. Spent winter 15-16 in Carib. Home in 5/16.
    Occupation
    ORF
    Boat Manufacturer
    Custom Van de Stadt Samoa 47
    Boat Year
    94
    Boat Length
    47

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  • Last Activity: 2 Weeks Ago
  • Join Date: 09-21-2004

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06-11-2016
01:14 PM - capta quoted billyruffn in post Re: Eastern Caribbean advice
St John is a lovely place, alth...
08:59 AM - billyruffn quoted outbound in post Re: Eastern Caribbean advice
Any suggestions on yacht mana...
08:44 AM - billyruffn quoted MarkofSeaLife in post Re: Eastern Caribbean advice
What's SDR? Get the hell out o...
07-29-2015
04:51 PM - billyruffn quoted miatapaul in post Re: Vote for Bob Shepton
He is up against some good com...
07-08-2015
01:47 PM - Jeff_H quoted billyruffn in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
Interesting reading. One thing...
12:47 PM - smurphny quoted billyruffn in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
Interesting reading. One thing...
11:53 AM - billyruffn quoted smurphny in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
Here's a piece with some math...
06-29-2015
11:02 AM - robert sailor quoted billyruffn in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
Why would a race boat have fewe...
10:47 AM - billyruffn quoted MarkofSeaLife in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
It has 2 or 4 less keelbolts than ...
06-28-2015
04:50 PM - billyruffn quoted MarkofSeaLife in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
Well, its not a coastal cruiser, i...
06-27-2015
09:15 PM - RichH quoted billyruffn in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
The official report on this inc...
07:13 PM - MastUndSchotbruch quoted billyruffn in post Re: 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
The official report on this inc...
06-02-2015
08:26 PM - Group9 quoted billyruffn in post Re: Serious attack on cruisers in Haiti - Injuries
Must depend on what you got hit...
06:47 PM - billyruffn quoted denverd0n in post Re: Serious attack on cruisers in Haiti - Injuries
Urban legend. It does not work...

  Likes Received

256 Likes
  1. georgec11
  2. MarkofSeaLife
  3. YachtOgler
    YachtOgler liked post by billyruffn On thread : Liferafts and other survival equipment
  4. AAAC
  5. northernsquirrel
  6. oldfurr
    oldfurr liked post by billyruffn On thread : 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
  7. jerryrlitton
    jerryrlitton liked post by billyruffn On thread : 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
  8. MarkofSeaLife
    MarkofSeaLife liked post by billyruffn On thread : 4 lost as 40.7 sinks off Azores 15/May/14
    Why would a race boat have fewer keel bolts than a standard cruising boat? Weight? :confused:
    Liked On: 07-05-2015, 10:22 AM
    Posted On: 06-29-2015, 10:47 AM
  9. smackdaddy
    smackdaddy liked post by billyruffn On thread : Pinhole Leak in Bilge Wall (see pic)
  10. jerryrlitton
  11. ChristinaM
  12. mtitus
  13. mbianka
    mbianka liked post by billyruffn On thread : Physics of Sailing
  14. Faster
    Faster liked post by billyruffn On thread : Best aft master berth on under 50' boat?
  15. CanadianNorth
 
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