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Search: Posts Made By: zemaniak
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-26-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
she's a nice little boat, that`s for sure ...

she's a nice little boat, that`s for sure

I`ll admit I never felt comfortable making her heel like that, always felt something was gonna break off, max i went was 30% i think

Keep in mind...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-25-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
Hi there Nice picture, how does it sail up in...

Hi there
Nice picture, how does it sail up in the air like that?
;)
I don`t have a spinnaker but if I did talk to a Hunter customer rep who was very helpful:

Kyle Boyette :...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-10-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
gotta respect the experience on this board. ...

gotta respect the experience on this board.

After a whole summer on my H212, much of the warnings from some of you were right on:

-no ballast makes her too tender and a tad scary upwind on Lake...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-23-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1,210
Posted By zemaniak
yeah, peroxyde and baking soda..... magic...

yeah, peroxyde and baking soda..... magic solution i've used many a times to get pet stains off my sofa cushions (note: ONLY use on white!)

I figured from the smell that oxy clean is problably...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-23-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1,210
Posted By zemaniak
dirty grease stains on cabin cushions

Hello all,
did a search and couldn't find anything that adressed this:

so I just bought my hunter 212, and I'm pretty happy for someone who is so far mainly spending his sea time scrubing and...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-12-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
thanks, SD ! it'll be named: Z Piranha ...

thanks, SD !

it'll be named: Z Piranha

will probably have new stickers done to replace the existing Hunter 212, in similar font and style, with the Z being where the splash is right now
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-11-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
got it!! here it is: ...

got it!!

here it is:
http://i25.tinypic.com/259zimt.jpg
Spent all day cleaning it, can't wait to get it in the water!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-09-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 18,556
Posted By zemaniak
Guilty as charged ;) As for Youtube, bring...

Guilty as charged ;)

As for Youtube, bring on those vids and pics, and I'll do the same, it'll be a H212 internet revolution, hahaha
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-06-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
Thanks for the info, I'm starting to wonder if...

Thanks for the info,
I'm starting to wonder if the Hunter 212 doesn't have some sort of internal ballast at the bottom of its hull , as some owners have said it's a pretty stable boat even if the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-05-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
Well, unsuccessfull at finding an adequate...

Well,
unsuccessfull at finding an adequate US21, seems I'll be getting a Hunter 212.
Trading (only a bit of, I hope) performance for the fun of the open transom and ease of use.

found one in...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-14-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 439
Posted By zemaniak
if you change your mind, let me know. I'd be...

if you change your mind, let me know. I'd be interested in buying :)

US Yacht 21 spec. sheet photo - Jeff Gegner photos at pbase.com (http://www.pbase.com/sloopsailor/image/25969505)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-08-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 1,250
Posted By zemaniak
Long distance transaction no broker

Visited a Hunter 212 when on vacation in florida, all seemed fine, sea trial went well, VIN checked out fine at the DMV, title is clear, no liens. Very close to making an offer on it, but concerned...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-07-2008
Replies: 37
Views: 15,648
Posted By zemaniak
is this the same as the mirage 236?

is this the same as the mirage 236?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-07-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
Both the F235 and Cal22 I was looking at have...

Both the F235 and Cal22 I was looking at have been sold, here's my updated short list based on what's available right now in my budget:
- Hunter 212
- Merit 22, 23
- US 21
Plus 2 interesting...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-30-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
thanks for your imput, very informative ! I...

thanks for your imput, very informative !
I will keep the hunter on my list nonetheless. Lots of great boats out there, question is finding them on sale as they all seem quite rare:

Small/ Light...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-29-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
these are all pretty rare though.. on top of...

these are all pretty rare though..
on top of the freedom 21, anybody have opinions on the precision 21?

I'll admit I'm starting to feel concerned about the size of these boats' v-berth, after...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-28-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
too heavy for me to trailer :( might be tempted...

too heavy for me to trailer :(
might be tempted by a Catalina 22.. there's one on sale nearby...
2250lbs (incl?) 550lbs swing keel, 210sq feet of sale, 240 phrf rating, nice interior layout
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-28-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
nice article, also found this very informative...

nice article, also found this very informative web page (sailing for dummies?).
(add www to the following: ) catamaranvega.com/vega/sailing/01/theory.html
(sorry can't post links yet)

which got...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-26-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
Thx for contributing Jeff, But if you don't...

Thx for contributing Jeff,
But if you don't mind me asking, why would the Hunter be awful in light air? it's very light, and has a ballasted centerboard, so it should be rather stiff and...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-26-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 18,556
Posted By zemaniak
Re: Hunter 212 can a 6 feet tall person fit in...

Re: Hunter 212
can a 6 feet tall person fit in the v-berth?

This boat is on my short list, started a thread here, you can check it out if you like:

edit: can't post links as my post count is...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-26-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
Well, I unfortunately can't afford a mini Transat...

Well, I unfortunately can't afford a mini Transat or ultimate 20 ;) (nor a 40 footer for that matter), all of which might very well be overkill on Lake Champlain, btw...And I do need accomodations,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-26-2008
Replies: 50
Views: 24,828
Posted By zemaniak
hunter 212 vs. US 21 vs. First 235 vs. MacGregor 26s

Hello all,
1st post, long time lurcher. For the last year, been quielty shopping, gathering info with the humble (realistic?) objective of getting the best possible boat for my needs.
Basically,...
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