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Search: Posts Made By: POLKA247
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-11-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By POLKA247
Re: Sparkman & Stephens trivia game

Cool, I look forward to playing the game.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-11-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By POLKA247
Re: Sparkman & Stephens trivia game

Min,

A neighbor of mine found this game in a second hand store and bought it for me. However it did not have the board. By the looks of your photo I have the two decks of cards and the five...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-29-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 2,456
Posted By POLKA247
If condensation isn't the culprit perhaps... We...

If condensation isn't the culprit perhaps...
We tracked a leak to the propellor strut on an Ericson 35. We had to cut in a new access through the cabin sole to reach the bolts.:eek: It was a pain...
Forum: Racing 03-27-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 3,726
Posted By POLKA247
He was distracted at the time in a narrow...

He was distracted at the time in a narrow unmarked channel, that badly needed dredging, allowing for overtaking boats to pass and missed the turn. He was, however, the best skipper I had and learned...
Forum: Racing 03-27-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 3,726
Posted By POLKA247
Whisker pole is for head sail down wind sailing,...

Whisker pole is for head sail down wind sailing, with no spinnaker.

I got one for ya. Years ago when I was starting out. The skipper ran aground in some muck just outside the harbor. He asked...
Forum: Racing 03-27-2010
Replies: 115
Views: 6,564
Posted By POLKA247
"Vancouver has a VERY small racing community....

"Vancouver has a VERY small racing community. Maybe 60 boats? If you take a look at the Southern Straits boats registerd, 1/3 are American.
I am ruined. My skipper is a very experienced race with an...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-24-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 3,706
Posted By POLKA247
Hey there, According to The Pacific...

Hey there,

According to The Pacific International Yachting Ass. They require all stainless steel life lines after 2006 to be uncoated. They have some very good specs on their list of to haves...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 02-03-2010
Replies: 52
Views: 3,849
Posted By POLKA247
OK I'll bite. Looking from the north pole down....

OK I'll bite. Looking from the north pole down. IIFC.

The earth revolves around the sun CW.

The sun doesn't revolve around the earth.

The moon is CCW around the earth.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-16-2009
Replies: 111
Views: 6,245
Posted By POLKA247
How about an age specific must wear. Here in...

How about an age specific must wear. Here in Oregon 12 and under must wear a pfd on docks and decks of boats.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-16-2009
Replies: 111
Views: 6,245
Posted By POLKA247
I live in Oregon. I believe we have a state law...

I live in Oregon. I believe we have a state law that requires any one under the age of 12 has to were a pfd on docks and aboard any size vessel, unless inside the cabin.
Canoes, kayaks etc is...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-08-2009
Replies: 647
Views: 52,078
Posted By POLKA247
Hey those guys gave us a safety check last fall....

Hey those guys gave us a safety check last fall. We were off of Whidbey Island heading for Port Hadlock. I offered them the breakfast I was cooking. Nice guys very professional. Both of those guns...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 03-13-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 7,286
Posted By POLKA247
the boats I have sailed on are set up like i2f's....

the boats I have sailed on are set up like i2f's. It is my understanding that both mob and vessel meet at the pole. Horse shoe ring is for flotation and retrieval of mob. In theory. we always use...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 03-13-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 7,286
Posted By POLKA247
Hi Petar, i have used them for practice...

Hi Petar,

i have used them for practice only. Most off shore boats carry them. It is easier to see the flag flying 5 ft above the water then to see some ones head and arms waving. I believe a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-11-2009
Replies: 35
Views: 1,755
Posted By POLKA247
Fred, Thanks for the update. Here's to a...

Fred,
Thanks for the update. Here's to a speedy recovery!!!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-07-2009
Replies: 180
Views: 12,184
Posted By POLKA247
Best wishes to you and a speedy recovery.

Best wishes to you and a speedy recovery.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-04-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 1,603
Posted By POLKA247
Quote I have seen them connected to the top of...

Quote
I have seen them connected to the top of a pushpit/pulpit then along the stations and I have seen them connected to the bottom of the pushpit/pulpit, then go up at an angle, and then along...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-13-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 485
Posted By POLKA247
That's a lot of tuna!! WOW!

That's a lot of tuna!! WOW!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,929
Posted By POLKA247
Jig saw blades

They also have blades that cut on the down stroke. Works great on Laminate surfaces for little or no chip. Good luck.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-31-2008
Replies: 62
Views: 5,010
Posted By POLKA247
CalebD;wrote "SnackDiddy, I hope you did get to...

CalebD;wrote
"SnackDiddy, I hope you did get to meet up with an old friend of mine named Slivovits who frequent the parts of eastern Europe you portend to have visited."

I thought Slivovits went...
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger 10-30-2008
Replies: 535
Views: 43,188
Posted By POLKA247
Edit add equipped as well.

Edit add equipped as well.
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger 10-30-2008
Replies: 535
Views: 43,188
Posted By POLKA247
SD I agree whole heartedly with you about the...

SD I agree whole heartedly with you about the EPIRB. You are definitely putting others at risk when you use it. I thank every Coasty I meet, even when they board the vessel for safety checks in the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-30-2008
Replies: 99
Views: 8,851
Posted By POLKA247
WOW! What a gret read and great turn out. Well...

WOW! What a gret read and great turn out. Well done!;)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-25-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 5,397
Posted By POLKA247
Is it Tristan Jones?

Is it Tristan Jones?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-28-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,347
Posted By POLKA247
I take a boat from Astoria to Port Townsend...

I take a boat from Astoria to Port Townsend around 400 round trip. Plus beer can races during the week. Do we count dingys as well? I had a laser, now have a kestrel. I want to trade/sell for a...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 05-26-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By POLKA247
Welcome Howard, I have made the trip north...

Welcome Howard,
I have made the trip north and south for the last five years on a 35' sailboat, based out of Astoria. We convinced the skipper to do the Oregon Off Shore this year. Due to surgery...
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