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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   05-10-2015
Replies: 461
Views: 51,235
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: $3000/mo cruising budget

Alex Dorsey and his wife spend 600 a month for two. Chuck and his wife 1200 including premium beer. Emerald Steel crew crew is in the South Pacific now on what appears to be under 1000 a month. And I...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   05-10-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 911
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Okechobee Waterway in the Summer

Jacksonville District ? Okeechobee Waterway (OWW) (http://www.saj.usace.army.mil/Missions/CivilWorks/LakeOkeechobee/OkeechobeeWaterway%28OWW%29.aspx)

will answer all your questions I think
Forum: herSailNet   04-02-2015
Replies: 358
Views: 30,213
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Is Sailing Sexist?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0E3cTj2wuzo

Husband died and got 35 footer. nice lady
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-14-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 1,035
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: USCG 2012 Boating Accident stats--"It ain't us?"..

I really don't like pwc.
109 death from booze.#1 cause
Accidents are down because gas is $4 bucks a gallon.
They go boating less often and slower.
Forum: Learning to Sail   05-13-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Crew listing sites?

Join a local club. Someone always needs crew on wednesday nights.
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   05-13-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 2,846
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-13-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,433
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Fresh water flush out of outboard cooling system during saltwater cruise?

I used bunny ears and a water hose on my fishing boat outboards
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-13-2013
Replies: 0
Views: 333
Posted By paradiselostparrot
What happened to Capt Jay?

Where's Capt. Jay's Boat? - Gulfport, FL Patch (http://gulfport.patch.com/articles/where-s-captain-jay-s-boat)

This guy?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-25-2013
Replies: 161
Views: 8,520
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Politics and Moderation

Are you saying you don't have a poor rep?
I don't understand the answer.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-25-2013
Replies: 167
Views: 30,069
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Best small boat for cruising the Bahamas?

Can prob be had for 5k and would make a nice coastal cruiser. If it becomes a money pit you can always burn it.
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   04-23-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 4,350
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Sleeping While at Sea

How much are Sudenese watchkeepers cost these days? 2k USD a year?

PTL for AIS.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-23-2013
Replies: 161
Views: 8,520
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Politics and Moderation

Some of the Mods at in the past have very strong opinions and many of those opinions would not be called centrist or moderate by any means. Something you might want to discuss among yourselves.I have...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-22-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 817
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Making Lemonade

At least its not cool aide :)
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   04-22-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 4,350
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Sleeping While at Sea

Sleeping is required by the body.
Forum: There's This Place...   04-22-2013
Replies: 32
Views: 6,448
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: $ Cruising ??

Correct but maintaining a modern vessel , basic insurance etc has a base cost more or less dependent on type and size of the vessel. Food will cost what they are paying now more or less. Most people...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-22-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: question about tax in the US

Consult a broker who can walk you thru import tax issues
Forum: Living Aboard   04-22-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,062
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: I have a dream..That i want to make true

I suspect a translation issue
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-19-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 2,602
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Making Distilled Water?

Are you going to the North Pole? People use batteries everywhere and as such there will be distilled water.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-19-2013
Replies: 57
Views: 4,779
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Courtesy Flags

Starboard Halyard.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-18-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 830
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Taking a PowerBoater on a Cruise...

Frankly excessive speed in the various small fishing boats i have had always was a fairly rough ride and not much fun. Fast runs on a flat lake can be fun but can only take so much because of the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-18-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,474
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: What to do if a shroud or stay breaks

Only so far as the lower end of the mast is more secure and less bending moment as being held at the base and the deck.Above the spreaders would see no difference. In a rollover type dismasting you...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-18-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Mooring in Western Michigan

Find a friendly harbor master and put in your own.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-17-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,074
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Keel cutter, this is sick!

Starting a war?
Killing a deer takes one bullet.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-17-2013
Replies: 33
Views: 2,413
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Membership Etiquette

Against the law to anchor in St. Pete except for certain circumstances.
You are required to be in a marina or on a overpriced mooring.
I would suggest taking advantage of the many other venue's in...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-17-2013
Replies: 84
Views: 4,872
Posted By paradiselostparrot
Re: Will USCG fly over Cuba airspace?

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Convention_on_International_Civil_Aviation

Convention on International Civil Aviation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


Commercial Air routes are controlled by treaty.
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