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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-04-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 522
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: Marina, mooring or slip suggestions Sarasota

Have a look at the marinas in Bradenton or on the Manatee River. Less expensive, more protected and Bradenton is a great town. And it's close to Sarasota. Chuck
Forum: Florida - Keys   10-12-2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,168
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: ICW passage through Florida Bay

Dave, With a 4' 10" draft, take your pick. It's just important to know where you are at all times on Bayside. Have a good set of current charts and you will be fine. We made the same transit from...
Forum: Living Aboard   06-09-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 3,411
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: Internet Access

Finding open Wifi access points is not as easy as it use to be, but they are still out there. We have done detailed postings of our wifi progression and you can find them on our blog here, The...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   10-21-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 608
Posted By CapnChuck
NOAA Stops Printing Nautical Charts

We just posted this on our blog...The Trawler Beach House: NOAA Stops Printing Nautical Charts (http://trawler-beach-house.blogspot.com/2013/10/noaa-stops-printing-nautical-charts.html) . Chuck
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-12-2013
Replies: 1
Views: 767
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: Wagner Helm Pump B2 model number 300-0009 question

We have Wagner pumps at both helms and they use hydraulic oil. Chuck
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-25-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 2,123
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: Oxford, MD

We didn't stay in a marina, but here is our report on our recent visit, The Trawler Beach House: Trawlering The Chesapeake Bay...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-17-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,140
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: Rio Dulce Guatemala

We spent a fair amount of time on the River and it's one of our favorite cruising grounds. I would have to disagree with a lot that has been posted but I guess it's a matter of perception. It's a...
Forum: Electronics   07-30-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: SSB Antenna wire

When you clamp the GTO to the backstay, be sure and loop the wire so it points DOWN. This will keep water from wicking into the cable and causing corrosion. Chuck
Forum: Ericson   06-04-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,056
Posted By CapnChuck
Re: prop problems

As Scotty mentioned, the pitch needs some serious adjustment. Contact your local prop shop and give them the specs on the prop and the boat. They can tell you what pitch you will need and you will...
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