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Search: Posts Made By: Kalina-Lona
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Sail Drives?

Sorry, I have no idea what your talking about!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Sail Drives?

Thanks!
As usual great information offered. I suppose when buying a sailboat from the 70's or early 80's you are taking a chance on the condition of the aux. power source. That's why
my search has...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Sail Drives?

Hello All,

We have looked at a lot of possible purchases such as, Catalina 27's, Northern 29's and Aloha 28's. I've seen a few Catalina 27's and they all have everything we are looking for. The...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Help me find my boat please.

Thanks Jeff,
Certainly appreciate your input. I think what's happening because I have been searching for the right boat for such a long time now (2 years), is it's getting tiring looking at boats...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Help me find my boat please.

Thanks goat and I'm not trying to hijack your thread evongelo because all of this conversation will help all of us.
I like the 27's I've seen and yes some have had the atomic 4. From what I've read...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 1,369
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Help me find my boat please.

Hi Evongelo,
I've read thru this thread and love the dream! I've been searching for my first sailboat for almost 2 years now and haven't taken a sailing lesson yet.
I'm a little older than you and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-28-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 637
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Cheap Place to Store Boats

Solon,

If I had a boat on the Gulf, I'm pretty sure it would be in the water most of the time? If it required service, I'm sure I'd be looking to stay close to a service marina on the water and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-13-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Inboard/Outboard?

When I started this thread I asked for your thoughts on a 1985 Aloha 8.2 with the designed outboard option, powered by a four stroke Honda 15 h.p. outboard engine and if this is a good arrg't or...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-11-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Inboard/Outboard?

Is that your website? If so, it's amazing. I'd like to find out how to bend stainless or aluminum tubing for a Bimini at home without spending a fortune, other wise might as well buy one. The...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-11-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Inboard/Outboard?

For sure you couldn't do that to your boat, it is beautiful!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-10-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Inboard/Outboard?

FWIW...we are looking at two (2) different options. The Northern 29 with an Atomic 4 gas inboard and this Aloha 28 that we just found adverised with the outboard. We have a bit of time yet and hope...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-10-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Inboard/Outboard?

Thanks..... I appreciate all the comments.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-10-2014
Replies: 37
Views: 2,636
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Looking at Sailboats

Hi Solon,
I think I understand where you want to be as I'm searching to fulfill my life dreams as well. Something happened when I got sick in 2007 and my life changed and I started to look for...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-06-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 1,952
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Inboard/Outboard?

Looking for your thoughts? There is a 1985 Aloha 8.2 for sale including a dinghy with a nice 2 hp motor. This model was built with a outboard option and now has a Honda 15 hp. four stroke for power....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-01-2014
Replies: 74
Views: 4,726
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: 10K$ boat --- Are Insurance and Survey REALLY mandatory?

I'm buying my first sailboat as well and it is below 10k. I don't think that number indicates anything other than I'm getting a lot of boat for a great price. A 1975 Northern 29 that has been owned...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-03-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 384
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Hand Held Alternative?

Thanks,
Again it seems that replacing equipment that was originally designed and installed by the designers for the boat (Northern 29) is the right thing to do. I will take the advice and watch on...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-03-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 384
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Hand Held Alternative?

Hello,
If you purchased an older boat with the depth sounder and speed/knot meter requiring service, would you attempt replacing or is there a good hand held alternative that is both reasonably...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-29-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 721
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Blogs?

Wow! thanks, that's great.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-29-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 721
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Blogs?

Thanks for the information and advice. I started this post only to find the blog spot that is used by many sailors. I had not intention of making money, just to keep track of a new adventure.
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-27-2013
Replies: 475
Views: 98,661
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Pictures: Those perfect moments

Well that's the first time seeing these photos and I want to say thanks for posting. As someone new to sailing, what all these photo's do is reinforce the desire to be part of this community. There...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-12-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 721
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Blogs?

Thanks, I'll see what wordpress offers!

Cheers,
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-11-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 721
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Blogs?

Hello all,

If you were starting a new sailing life.... from the search, to the purchase, getting to know your boat and so on, which Blog site would you go to as yours?
I know there's lots out...
Forum: Atomic 4 09-29-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 559
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Painting An Atomic 4?

Hello All,

One of my first cosmetic projects for our new boat (1975 Northern 29) will be to clean, paint and tune-up our original Atomic 4 Gas engine. I know I'll purchase the parts from Moyer,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-17-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 280
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Re: Prince Edward County (Lake Ontario)

Thanks for the information. Waupoos is a nice place and the person selling his boat has enjoyed his stay there. Many boaters make it a sure stop while travelling and I've been told it's nice sailing...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-17-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 280
Posted By Kalina-Lona
Prince Edward County (Lake Ontario)

Hello,

Hoping for some first hand experience please? The boat we are purchasing (1975 Northern 29) is on the hard at Waupoos Marina in Picton Ontario. Even though it's a good distance from home,...
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