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pdqaltair pdqaltair is offline

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  • About pdqaltair
    Location
    Deale, MD
    Cruising Area
    Chesapeake Bay
    Occupation
    Chemical Engineer
    Boat Manufacturer
    PDQ Altair
    Boat Year
    1997
    Boat Length
    34
  • Signature
    (when asked how he reached the starting holds on a difficult rock climbing problem that clearly favored taller climbers - he was perhaps 5'5")

    "Well, I just climb up to them."

    by Joe Brown, English rock climber



    http://sail-delmarva.blogspot.com/

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  • Last Activity: 5 Hours Ago
  • Join Date: 11-14-2008

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  Mentions

07-23-2015
07:42 AM - windnrock mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Rethinking Jacklines
...thing different. pdqaltair - "Climbers have bro...

  Quotes

06-25-2016
11:17 AM - pdqaltair quoted davidpm in post Re: Mainsheet behavior
A client bought this boat 32...
06-22-2016
11:30 AM - pdqaltair quoted Zarathu in post Re: kayak trip turns fatal as Kayakers blown across Long Island Sound
Sailing in the ocean without...
06-21-2016
09:57 AM - pdqaltair quoted SVAuspicious in post Re: Sailing Season
We sail year round on Chesapeake ...
06-19-2016
07:33 PM - pdqaltair quoted SVAuspicious in post Re: Snatch block woes
Dude. Bad juju. Where are you?...
06-18-2016
07:55 AM - albrazzi quoted pdqaltair in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
My boat is center cockpit and ...
12:16 AM - pdqaltair quoted aloof in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
Big boat. 12 foot beam. Si...
06-17-2016
10:46 PM - Minnewaska quoted pdqaltair in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
..... I challenge you to find ...
02:41 PM - aloof quoted pdqaltair in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
I really don't get this center...
01:56 PM - pdqaltair quoted aloof in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
Added advantage is that in...
01:48 PM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
Personal opinion/preference her...
12:58 AM - jwing quoted pdqaltair in post Re: How to attach a safety tether?
I accept the harness-end argum...
06-11-2016
10:29 PM - pdqaltair quoted boatpoker in post Re: Corrosion Control Gone Wild
What is an "inert" anode. An a...
12:09 PM - pdqaltair quoted overbored in post Re: boat insurance - how many self insure
no. liability covers the damag...
06-10-2016
04:27 PM - pdqaltair quoted Skipper Jer in post Re: boat insurance - how many self insure
I carry insurance because we can...
06-09-2016
10:09 PM - boatpoker quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Corrosion Control Gone Wild
I'm assuming this is an impres...
06-03-2016
08:47 AM - pdqaltair quoted overbored in post Re: Can I use arborist rope for halyards and sheets?
Stumble. thanks You are on to ...
06-01-2016
01:36 PM - pdqaltair quoted Stumble in post Re: Can I use arborist rope for halyards and sheets?
PDQ, Like I said I unders...
11:44 AM - pdqaltair quoted Stumble in post Re: Can I use arborist rope for halyards and sheets?
...ust a nice bonus. Stumble, you just described ...
05-30-2016
10:09 PM - Stumble quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Can I use arborist rope for halyards and sheets?
Actually, nylon is good for tr...
09:43 PM - pdqaltair quoted Stumble in post Re: Can I use arborist rope for halyards and sheets?
The only place where I think...

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    pdqaltair liked post by aloof On thread : Extending sealant squeeze tube life
    Ya, I've been pouring it onto my wife's salad as part of a secret plan...
    Liked On: 1 Week Ago, 11:25 PM
    Posted On: 1 Week Ago, 07:25 PM
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    pdqaltair liked post by Minnesail On thread : Extending sealant squeeze tube life
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    pdqaltair liked post by Faster On thread : 100:1
    One USgal is 3.785 litres (3,785 ml)... so 38 ml/usgal? or 1.3 ounces (use a shot glass!!) :p ;)
    Liked On: 1 Week Ago, 05:01 PM
    Posted On: 1 Week Ago, 07:48 PM
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    pdqaltair liked post by TakeFive On thread : boat insurance - how many self insure
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    pdqaltair liked post by goat On thread : boat insurance - how many self insure
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    pdqaltair liked post by Rocky Mountain Breeze On thread : What did I do wrong?
    You got lucky????
    Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 10:34 AM
    Posted On: 3 Weeks Ago, 10:47 PM
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    pdqaltair liked post by bigdogandy On thread : Man overboard in marina: Best method to retrieve swimmer?
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    pdqaltair liked post by xort On thread : Disturbing report on MANTUS and other chain hooks
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    pdqaltair liked post by MastUndSchotbruch On thread : Disturbing report on MANTUS and other chain hooks
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    pdqaltair liked post by RainDog On thread : Waves are fun
    Or you could just notice that the rock is wet and draw a quick inference.
    Liked On: 03-05-2016, 06:32 PM
    Posted On: 03-05-2016, 02:28 PM
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    pdqaltair liked post by Maine Sail On thread : Pulling up the anchor single handed. Tips?
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    pdqaltair liked post by Minnewaska On thread : Loner or belonger
    No true loner would join a forum to interact, let alone answer this question.
    Liked On: 12-29-2015, 09:25 AM
    Posted On: 12-29-2015, 07:33 AM
 
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