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Search: Posts Made By: goldilocks
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-06-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 330
Posted By goldilocks
outboard HP for 9ft rib

OK, so it seems like the time has come to upgrade our dinghy, and I'm thinking that a 9 ft ab aluminum dinghy is my best bet.

But I'm not sure about the HP. It's listed as max 15hp. There are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-04-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 1,668
Posted By goldilocks
Re: mystery item from rigging

Found it! It was in the bottom of the federicksen batten car, or rather it should have been. There's the central part of the car with the threaded rod that goes into the batten end, and beneath that...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-02-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 1,668
Posted By goldilocks
Re: mystery item from rigging

Thanks to everyone for their input.

I'm thinking it's not a clevis pin from the shrouds or the forestay because it's too small, and if it were from the running back stays, they would have fallen...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-01-2015
Replies: 23
Views: 1,668
Posted By goldilocks
mystery item from rigging

I just found this metal part at the base of my mat, and as you can imagine, I'm wondering where it came from. It's a solid stainless steel cylinder about 3/4" long by 3/8"' diameter, with one...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-17-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By goldilocks
Re: What is this knot?

Thanks, yes that's definitely it, although I'm never quite sure of the number of turns. There is one on my topping lift and it's great that it jams so tight that you never have to worry about that...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-17-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By goldilocks
What is this knot?

I've seen this knot a lot in the Caribbean and a bit in France, but I can't find it in any book. It's very compact and it jams very tight over time, but I'm reluctant to use it at the masthead,...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 04-11-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By goldilocks
Re: hurricane storage in tropics

To billyruffn

Thanks I would PM you for more information on Peake's, but the forum says I cannot do that until I have 15 posts.

Thanks,
John
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 04-11-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By goldilocks
Re: hurricane storage in tropics

Thanks for the advice.

To answer the questions, I'm storing the boat on the hard at Peakes.

Thanks,
John
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 04-10-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,237
Posted By goldilocks
Re: Where to anchor out near Seattle ?

I guess this would depend on how close you want to be to Seattle itself. As far as I know there is no anchoring in Elliot bay, it's too deep or commercial. There are marinas, but since you mention...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 04-10-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By goldilocks
hurricane storage in tropics

Hi, I'm leaving my boat in Trinidad for hurricane season, this is a first for me, I've stored boats in temperate places like Seattle, but wondering what I needed to do differently or extra in the...
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