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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   18 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By nemier
Re: Pogo Structures 30, 10.50 and 12,50

Hi Ducatimaui,
I am familiar with Anasazi, have been following them for a while now.
Have you listened to the Podast which features them (http://thesailingpodcast.com/anasazi/)? It's a good hour...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   5 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By nemier
Re: Pogo Structures 30, 10.50 and 12,50

Ducatimaui,
I got nothin' of value to add,,, I'm not an owner or a sailor of a Pogo - but I am a huge fan of them!
I think they're freakin awesome. The Pogo 30 is my favorite. :cool:

I'm...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 496
Posted By nemier
Re: Dudley Dix / Didi 26

Hi Jeff,
Great post,,, - you got me thinking!
I was already recording thoughts, ideas, addresses, etc into “Notes”, which quickly had to be reorganized into an Excel spreadsheet. But after reading...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 496
Posted By nemier
Re: Dudley Dix / Didi 26

Denise, Marty & Jeff,
Thanks for your support and participation in this thread.
Right now, I'm going through the various electronic drawings, while I'm working offshore Vietnam. Each time I open a...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 496
Posted By nemier
Re: Dudley Dix / Didi 26

Hi Bob,
Great to see you here! I thought the "Didi" was/is a brilliant suggestion (Dudley Dix = DD = Didi) I thought it was clever.
Mind you, it doesn't really take much to impress me.
By the...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 496
Posted By nemier
Dudley Dix / Didi 26

After 8 years of serious (& fun) consideration, I have finally set my heart on the boat I wish to build. :smile

The Didi 26 (http://dixdesign.com/26didi.htm)

A few years ago, I was interested...
Forum: Other Brands   1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Re: Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

Update; looks as though we'll be winding this thread down. :|
In a not-unprecedented change-of-mojo, I've tacked 180 and chosen another design to build,,, some would say a radical flip. The heart...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-15-2015
Replies: 308
Views: 37,165
Posted By nemier
Re: Smackdaddy needs your thoughts/prayers

Hi Steve,
,,,Just saw this for the very first time,,, not sure how I've missed this before. I'm sorry.
I feel distraught at your loss - and wish you & your boys peace and growth as time allows....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-15-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 18,872
Posted By nemier
Re: My newest project

Oh there's no doubt you were channeling Atkin alright.
Btw, I like the carbon idea, and the twin engine thing is growing on me. I've been thinking about Mr. Lucky's boat all day. Have you...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-14-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 18,872
Posted By nemier
Re: My newest project

Wow! classic BCC, and yet unique. + 1! That's a big boat!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-14-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 18,872
Posted By nemier
Re: My newest project

Hi Bob,
Interior drawings ready yet?
Forum: Other Brands   12-29-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Re: Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

Jeff, your input is as stalwart as always, thank you. I have no experience with a Gaff Rig and I believe you are correct, that is the starting point. (so I’ll get on that) As it stands now, I just...
Forum: Other Brands   12-29-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Re: Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

GBurton,
Thanks for the link to the Sydney-Hobart race, & Maluka of Kermandie. Always interesting for me to see these old timers (the boats :eek:) still racing.

I watched your progress during...
Forum: Other Brands   12-26-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Re: Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

Hi Denise,
Thanks for your post. I'm not sure why Oughtred & Devlin both designed boats termed Arctic & Sooty Terns,,, but as you can see, they bare no resemblance.

I have been a fan of Sam's...
Forum: Other Brands   12-26-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Re: Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

Hi Greg,
I hear what you’re saying regarding costs,,, and this a large part of the reasoning behind the original post; to gather intel from the sailing guru’s who have been there, done that. This...
Forum: Other Brands   12-25-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Re: Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

Thank you for your participation in this Jeff, I'm honored. :)

These boats are definitely charismatic, and they certainly have me under their spell. I'm aware that I will be giving up...
Forum: Other Brands   12-25-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,897
Posted By nemier
Devlin's 24’ Gaff Rigged Sloop

Merry Christmas 2014!
As a gift to myself, I purchased the plans for Sam Devlin’s Sooty Tern, which I aspire to build one day,,, in my retirement perhaps.

The boat is intended to be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-15-2014
Replies: 33
Views: 2,895
Posted By nemier
Re: Look for new sailboat under 25 ft.

So Ulalena,,, Did you make a purchase?? What'cha get?? I'm in suspense over here. I love talking new boats. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-03-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,116
Posted By nemier
Re: Can/does anyone sail from Kona to Hilo?

We depart in 14 hours,,, we'll get that picture if we are lucky, and send it your way. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-03-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,116
Posted By nemier
Re: Can/does anyone sail from Kona to Hilo?

Sounds fantastic Capta, we'll definitely try to get a glimpse of that!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-02-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,116
Posted By nemier
Re: Can/does anyone sail from Kona to Hilo?

Hi Matthew,
We are departing San Diego, bound for for Oahu, on Tuesday, November 4th (2014).
Shortly after that, we may circumnav the Big Island. Perhaps we could post back what we find in a month...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2014
Replies: 126
Views: 8,396
Posted By nemier
Re: Boat brands to stick with for ocean rough seas?

Hi Irunbird,
That is exactly what I'm attracted to,,, I'm happy that the $200K is going into the bones, the stuff that matters. I'd only be ripping the fluff out anyway. I think the design...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2014
Replies: 126
Views: 8,396
Posted By nemier
Re: Boat brands to stick with for ocean rough seas?

On a scale of 1-10 of Naval Architects that I respect, you are an 11, so I appreciate your point of view, no issues. I'm also sportin' a navy-blue V-neck T-shirt, so you are not far off base on that...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2014
Replies: 126
Views: 8,396
Posted By nemier
Re: Boat brands to stick with for ocean rough seas?

hmm,, I guess the devil is in the details, and I've poured over them, - you know - the design criteria, and it's absolutely fantastic! The drawing itself appears to be just a 1st generation mock-up...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2014
Replies: 126
Views: 8,396
Posted By nemier
Re: Boat brands to stick with for ocean rough seas?

Now you've got my attention,,,:D



What's the verdict on the "Adventure 40"? Anyone??

Adventure 40, An Overview (http://www.morganscloud.com/2013/10/10/adventure-40-an-overview/)
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