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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-22-2015
Replies: 60
Views: 2,031
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Tow vehicle

not sure I'd totally agree with that. I had a '71 Ford and a '79 Dodge that both had turned the clock over a few times before they were retired.

I think it's more about how you take care of it...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-21-2015
Replies: 60
Views: 2,031
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Tow vehicle

looks like a clean truck. congrats you know maybe...lol
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-15-2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,548
Posted By avenger79
Re: Boat porn

wow 169 feet and only 3 cabins for 6 guests? that seems a bit strange. I guess the crew would take up space as well but still seems it could have more sleeping area than that.

very nice looking...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-10-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

completely agree. I haven't found many "bad" roads in the area. LOL

Friend of mine showed me some photos from Utah as well. that looked amazing. haven't gone yet, but, someday.....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-10-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

some of my favorite adventures have been on bikes throughout the southeastern US. My son was pictured in Honda magazine a few times on a couple of our rides. he even got youngest passenger at a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-09-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

no chortles here. some of those scoots are no joke. the honda 650 (i think) will do well over 110 and has been cruised from coast to coast.

I like the 600 SS bikes myself even though, right now I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-09-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

so what kind of bike do you have?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-09-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

tell me about it. our kids are grown and moved out, it's just two of us in a 4 bedroom farm house. I have rooms I do not enter for months at a time. LOL

I brought home some prints last week and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-09-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

not to a boat but a few years back I moved to my camper. I was doing some contract work out of state for an extended period. The wife came also after a few months. it was amazing how many things we...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-08-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

for seling stuff, I have had good success on Craigslist for larger items. If you try to sell large items at yard sales folks always seem to want them for free.

Small items I do the yard sale....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-07-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 3,398
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

I am no doctor, but like you I do online diagnosis of myself. Last year I had many of the same symptoms you describe. I used this exercise method and it seemed to alleviate a lot of pressure and ain....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-02-2015
Replies: 17
Views: 856
Posted By avenger79
Re: Sailing to Orlando?

stay in titusville. city marina has monthly and annual rates for liveaboards

willow tree is awesome!!

there were many large sailboats in Sanford Marina as well and they have regular sails up...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-23-2015
Replies: 43
Views: 2,715
Posted By avenger79
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-14-2015
Replies: 43
Views: 2,715
Posted By avenger79
Re: Topside Paint Color - Flag Blue or White?

if you're taking votes. I would go blue.

as for the reason, because it isn't white. LOL

I like the look of the blue so much better.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-18-2014
Replies: 33
Views: 3,047
Posted By avenger79
Re: A Not so Good Experience with a Sailnet(er) transaction

Sorry to hear DrB. Hopefully it will work out in the end. often times people think if we're all on the same site, we must all be kindred spirits with the same values in life.
I have had good luck...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-15-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,503
Posted By avenger79
Re: trailer sailor vhf

going to look now. thanks
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-15-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,503
Posted By avenger79
Re: trailer sailor vhf

so another question -- went to search online for a Horizon HX851.
looks like a great deal actually. it's under 300 dollars.
one of the reviews mentioned an MMSI and VHF license. Do I need a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-15-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,503
Posted By avenger79
Re: trailer sailor vhf

excellent point. will be noted.
thanks
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-12-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,503
Posted By avenger79
Re: trailer sailor vhf

great write up Barry, thanks for the info.

Barq: someday my wishlist includes a larger sailboat so whichever one I pick will prob start out as the one on the larger boat as well.
don't really...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-12-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,503
Posted By avenger79
trailer sailor vhf

how many trailer sailors use handheld VHF?

of those who do, which ones do you like and why
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-10-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 990
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Dog Won't Pee on the Boat

agree with astroturf, also start a regular "command" recognition when he does his business. then start to use the command on the boat. after a while he should associate the word and be able to go...
Forum: Learning to Sail   12-10-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 2,606
Posted By avenger79
Re: New, Scared, Excited, and in love with the the Idea

Alaskajack - I would do a little more reading, even through this site. there are plenty of folks in your age bracket who went out and bought a boat and set off.

it's your dream, live it your way....
Forum: Looking for Companionship...   12-09-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,534
Posted By avenger79
Re: looking for female sailing partner in USA

a very patient response on your part. LOL
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-01-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By avenger79
Re: Cancer sucks!!

thanks for all the comments guys. I must say, that was the hardest speech I have ever had to give. It did bring joy to people though, in mentioning just a few of the very good times we had.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-01-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By avenger79
Cancer sucks!!

Lost my step dad to cancer a week ago Sat.
today is his funeral. This was supposed to be "expected" and so not so hard to atke. I am not a cryer at funerals so I'll be fine..............

until...
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