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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   08-01-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 2,418
Posted By Zephyr88
Congratulations and fair winds.

Congratulations and fair winds.
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-17-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Thanks for the reply and all the best to you mate.

Thanks for the reply and all the best to you mate.
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-17-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Good on you guys, and thanks. LOL

Good on you guys, and thanks. LOL
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-16-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Wink Tesh, et al, All's well that ends well. ...

Tesh, et al,

All's well that ends well. BTW, you did start with the correct answer.

I never thought that my very first post would carry to 93 replies; and what an entertaining and educational...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-16-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
The longest journey starts with one step. At...

The longest journey starts with one step.

At this stage I'm wondering whether to retain a lawyer to represent me. Are there any lawyers in the house?

The fun and frivolity ended some time ago...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-16-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,511
Posted By Zephyr88
I'd be very interested to know the names of the...

I'd be very interested to know the names of the brokers that quoted you for transport to Australia. I'm thinking of buying in the US as well and your idea for shipping seems like a good one.

What...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-15-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 4,357
Posted By Zephyr88
Amazing job on the canoe. It appears from...

Amazing job on the canoe.

It appears from the photo that you did not use any type of stapling to keep the cedar strip in place.

Congratulations, quite an achievement to build and finish your...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   07-14-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 3,555
Posted By Zephyr88
Translation to Englis by babelfish

Spam Deleted

:eek:

Beijing nuptial dress photographed the Shanghai nuptial dress to photograph Shenzhen nuptial dress to photograph Guangzhou nuptial dress photography from last year until now...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-13-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 771
Posted By Zephyr88
I think if you got your girlfriend or wife to...

I think if you got your girlfriend or wife to hold the screwdriver while you held the spanner you will find that she might take to things mechanical as well as things nautanical.

When I my brother...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   07-13-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 1,487
Posted By Zephyr88
If you're interested in Hartley their web site...

If you're interested in Hartley their web site is:

Hartley TS 18 21 - Home page (http://home.vicnet.net.au/~hart1821/)

They have a really good following here and some of the boats present...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-13-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 25,756
Posted By Zephyr88
DO NOT USE TWO PART PAINTS ON YOUR...

DO NOT USE TWO PART PAINTS ON YOUR INTERIOR.[/COLOR]

DO NOT USE TWO PART PAINTS ON YOUR INTERIOR.[/COLOR]

The iso's in the catalyst WILL harm you.

I've spoken to a spray painter now a crab...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-11-2008
Replies: 183
Views: 185,237
Posted By Zephyr88
I would like to add following Australian boats to...

I would like to add following Australian boats to the list, all pre 1984:

Swanson 28 We lost one 1/2 way through a circumnavigation when Katrina hit your shores.

Swanson 38 the pick of the...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-10-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Talking about dreams. Had a nasty one the...

Talking about dreams.

Had a nasty one the other night.

My boat (Zephyr) was going down in shallow water (4 meters) and before she broached before going down on her side I got caught up in...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-10-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
No thank's don't care to remove other people's...

No thank's don't care to remove other people's "issues". Anyway he a he and not a she.

WIll note to not post anything (voyage report) en route, unlikely to have email anyway.

Will take your...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-10-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
No, not my type, must be of NARROW BEAM and have...

No, not my type, must be of NARROW BEAM and have a handsome transom.
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-10-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Andre, Yes, I have met a few of the doubters...

Andre,

Yes, I have met a few of the doubters here too.

I agree with you re: the boat preparation.

Regarding the route, yeah! huge distance (Arch de Colon to Nuku-Hiva), don't care to do it...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-09-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Are you offering to help me get the boat ready?

Are you offering to help me get the boat ready?
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-09-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
I'd be leaving the US in Novermber effectively...

I'd be leaving the US in Novermber effectively giving me 8 to 10 weeks. It would be better to head of in October that way I wouldn't have to sail too far south to avoid cyclone season which starts...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-09-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,318
Posted By Zephyr88
Thanks for the advice, will get onto looking at...

Thanks for the advice, will get onto looking at what you have suggested.

My little boat is a Swanson 28, canoe stern, built in 1984. Many were owner finished but mine is the full factory job, so...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-09-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Sailingdog, I was going to allow 6-8 weeks...

Sailingdog,

I was going to allow 6-8 weeks to get things ready. The plan is focus solely on one or two models only, that way I don't go around on a wild goose chase, hence the research on boats...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-09-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,318
Posted By Zephyr88
Smile Suggestions on buying a cruising boat

Just had a look at the list of boats from Mahi and not being from or in the US I've not even heard of a lot of them of them.

I looking for something that will satify a couple for long term...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-09-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Thanks for the "good sport" tag. You guys are...

Thanks for the "good sport" tag. You guys are really good :)


Had a look at Ian's contribution, he should cometo Australia. In the 70's there was a guy called Jack Thompson, a respected actor,...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-08-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
But yes, loss of entetainment value. Water,...

But yes, loss of entetainment value.

Water, water, every where
And all the boards did shrink
Water, water, every where
nor any drop to drink.
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-08-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
Thank's Sailaway21, good advice.

Thank's Sailaway21, good advice.
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-08-2008
Replies: 105
Views: 9,487
Posted By Zephyr88
December wind OK or do you mean the Tayana is not...

December wind OK or do you mean the Tayana is not the boat to do it in.

Why?

What would you suggest that wont cost and arm and a leg?
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