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Search: Posts Made By: marinedtcomRob
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-07-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 966
Posted By marinedtcomRob
I would like to here about you working on your...

I would like to here about you working on your boat and your travels to Florida
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-18-2010
Replies: 1
Views: 704
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Dodge Morgan Dies

Dodge Morgan was always one of my hero's, so it was with regret I read in the New York Times ( of his passing. In case you are unfamiliar,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-07-2009
Replies: 32
Views: 2,190
Posted By marinedtcomRob
On behalf of the crew at /...

On behalf of the crew at /, I'd like to offer my welcome, congratulations and support to Faster, our new moderator. Thank you to Faster and all our moderators and the SailNet...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-04-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 679
Posted By marinedtcomRob
help with obtaining fabric to NZ


We don't have a relationship with Robert Allen Inc. and we're not likely to as it's not the kind of thing we would sell. If we can help by you ordering it to ship to us we'd be happy to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-07-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 371
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Australian canine castaway found

If you're a dog lover, like me, here's a real feel good story from the BBC...

A pet dog which was washed overboard and believed drowned has been found four months later - as a castaway on a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-10-2009
Replies: 180
Views: 12,591
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Alex, I hope all goes well for you and...


I hope all goes well for you and thank for all you do for the SailNet community.

I understand that there might be some type of get well offering in the works. We would like to...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-14-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Winter project suggestions ?

With the dead of winter upon us, I'd like to get a discussion going on what projects we're doing to help the "old girl" out and help ourselves shake off the winter blues. For some of us maybe it's...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-20-2008
Replies: 33
Views: 2,996
Posted By marinedtcomRob
New York-listed Garmin is mystery bidder for Raymarine

Thought you all might want to see this... Personally, I'm less than thrilled. It means less competition in the marine electronics space from the manufacturer / supplier side, and if Garmin succeeds...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 05-09-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 1,539
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Offshore Cruising - making ready and doing it right.

So as peak cruising season is rapidly approaching, I'd like to bring to your attention two excellent articles about standing watch and making the cockpit ready. Many of us know some of this stuff,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-29-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,220
Posted By marinedtcomRob
DHS Unveils Small Vessel Security Strategy

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced a new strategy to work with small boaters toward the goal of improving coastal and port security. Key objectives are:

Specific objectives...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-29-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 4,233
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Take a look at the Wichard Boom brake - Gyb'easy...

Take a look at the Wichard Boom brake - Gyb'easy ( it leads to the stern and you can adjust...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-10-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 1,225
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Furuno Major Price Increase April 21st, 2008

These are list prices in this table but this will give you an idea as to the magnitude of the price increases coming. This is what a weak dollar does for a country!

Furuno Major Price Increase...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-10-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,055
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Paying Attention

Sailing is a balancing act of sorts. Many of us want to have a relaxing enjoyable day on the water but at the same time sailing demands we pay attention. Our e-magazine this month featured two...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-14-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 7,149
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Just a quick follow up regarding the "sewing...

Just a quick follow up regarding the "sewing machine rip off." I have a Sailrite SR100. I don't remember exactly what I paid for it but it was a lot, like close to $1000. I took it to be serviced...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-13-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 2,297
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Fire On Board - Avoiding the Unthinkable

Shortly after taking delivery on my current sailboat, which at the time was a little over ten years old, I crawled back under the cockpit to inspect a leaking rudder bearing which was supposed to be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-22-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 1,110
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Spring Outfitting for Safety

For those of us in colder climate areas, we anxiously await the end of winter and getting back to boating. With winter winding down, it's a great time to review your boat's safety systems and be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-21-2008
Replies: 62
Views: 8,199
Posted By marinedtcomRob
article by Nigle Calder

There's a very good article on "Lightning Protection" by Nigel Calder that was published in the December / January 2004 issue of Professional BoatBuilder magazine. If you want an in depth and up to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-18-2008
Replies: 62
Views: 8,199
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Being Hit By Lightning - To Ground or Not

So I’ll admit I’m a bit paranoid about getting hit by lightning. I’ve been hit twice, once at Cape Lookout, NC on a Grady-White 23’ Gulfstream and the second time at Three Mile Harbor on Eastern Long...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-05-2007
Replies: 61
Views: 7,708
Posted By marinedtcomRob
I'd take one of those not working items, the VHF,...

I'd take one of those not working items, the VHF, and trace it back. Check it's inline fuse first. If you trace both positive and negative back, one may lead you to where the problem is with the...
Forum: News Feeds 07-05-2007
Replies: 0
Views: 315
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Over 100 rescued from sea off Co Dublin coast

More than 100 people, including many children, have been rescued after a number of small boats capsized in poor weather during a sailing regatta in Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin today.

LINK to Article...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-29-2007
Replies: 33
Views: 3,287
Posted By marinedtcomRob
I have not cruised the Maine Coast yet with my...

I have not cruised the Maine Coast yet with my Verizon card but have cruised CT to MA area. What really helps is a Digital Antenna Cell...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-29-2007
Replies: 24
Views: 5,530
Posted By marinedtcomRob
I agree with much of what's been suggested above...

I agree with much of what's been suggested above and would only like to add that in addition to the Furuno 1623...
Forum: herSailNet 08-28-2006
Replies: 40
Views: 6,911
Posted By marinedtcomRob
After two strikes I'll keep my grounding systems

OK, so I've been hit twice so far. Once on my grounded Little Harbor 38 and once on my Grady White 23 motorboat which I grounded to beat the band because I'm paranoid. The sailboat got hit at Three...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-22-2006
Replies: 83
Views: 7,164
Posted By marinedtcomRob
I had to relaminate my Little Harbor 38 back in...

I had to relaminate my Little Harbor 38 back in 1996. Like your boat she had sat in the water year round. I tried sand blasting but the problem was too deep and I would have been better off going...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-30-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 10,757
Posted By marinedtcomRob
Force 10 shipping to Europe


We have shipped these to Europe before. Go ahead and put an order in, with or without a credit card and we will get you a quote on shipping for your approval. Once you see the shipping...
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