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Forum: Chesapeake Bay   10-27-2011
Replies: 28
Views: 6,600
Posted By partgypsy
What would be really nice is something that would...

What would be really nice is something that would remove the alcohol and water and return the fuel to pure gasoline.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   10-26-2011
Replies: 28
Views: 6,600
Posted By partgypsy
Here's another link to more stations/marinas that...

Here's another link to more stations/marinas that might still sell zero E gas. Ethanol-free gas stations in the U.S. and Canada (http://www.pure-gas.org/)
Does anyone know how to test for pure gas?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-12-2010
Replies: 16
Views: 5,789
Posted By partgypsy
WME weee!!!!!!

I know this is an old post, but I just came across WME. It's fabulously funny. The company owner claims to train by androgogy (sp). as opposed to pedagogy. ie. teach yourself or be taught by someone...
Forum: Living Aboard   08-12-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 29,559
Posted By partgypsy
Living aboard in DC

I have had boats at Tantallon River on the Upper Potomac for some years and have seen many improvements. The management has ironed out most of the kinks regarding permits for the facilities and they...
Forum: Living Aboard   02-08-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 14,277
Posted By partgypsy
I'll add a fourth. Nice neighbours. OK... so we...

I'll add a fourth. Nice neighbours. OK... so we have some characters. But many of them live aboard here to get away from the banalities of the 'burbs and the fair-weather yachties. Some of the more...
Forum: Living Aboard   02-08-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 14,277
Posted By partgypsy
Or... if you are a glass-half-full type of...

Or... if you are a glass-half-full type of person. Tantallon is a beautiful and serene location with its fair share of old salts. It was very amusing to see who stayed aboard during the recent snow...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-20-2009
Replies: 104
Views: 38,183
Posted By partgypsy
I'm sorry if I'm posting to an old thread, but...

I'm sorry if I'm posting to an old thread, but there's a person near me selling off old mil-spac daylight viewable touchpads for <$200. They are 7" and a complete pc. I bought a few for various...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-02-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,247
Posted By partgypsy
comparison air vs. liquid heaters

I too am comparing hydronic vs. air heaters and pick up new info daily, but I think I'm going to go with air.
Every boat and use is different, but here's my 2cents.

I live aboard a 47' boat that...
Forum: Living Aboard   07-21-2008
Replies: 48
Views: 6,741
Posted By partgypsy
I agree about the taxes issue. The marina owner...

I agree about the taxes issue. The marina owner runs a business (hopefully at a profit), pays taxes, utilities, etc. He then rents space to boaters for a price. The boats take up the same amount of...
Forum: Living Aboard   07-21-2008
Replies: 48
Views: 6,741
Posted By partgypsy
I'm considering going off the grid. Taking my...

I'm considering going off the grid. Taking my large cruiser (sorry, sailors) and dropping a couple of good anchors and putting up some solar panels and a tow generator to catch the tide and current....
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