SailNet Community - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 455
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: sea_hunter
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   08-20-2012
Replies: 125
Views: 11,573
Posted By sea_hunter
I'm Done

Not wanting to sound like a whiny Sinead, but it's been 12 years and so many hours since I joined this forum. That's almost a whole lifetime for a dog that needs to be put to bed. I was here for the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-20-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,579
Posted By sea_hunter
Re: Choosing my primary anchor!

Ridiculous poll; tomahto, tomayto. I would pick neither for which there's no selection.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-20-2012
Replies: 20
Views: 2,132
Posted By sea_hunter
Get the Verizon card with the new share plan....

Get the Verizon card with the new share plan. We've been using it now for 4 years on our 3rd generation equipment. We also have the cellular booster (not WiFi booster) and we've been able to connect...
Forum: US Northeast   08-19-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By sea_hunter
Not a problem.

Not a problem.
Forum: Cruising and Sailing with Children   08-19-2012
Replies: 21
Views: 5,061
Posted By sea_hunter
Not recommended, kids, dogs et al can go right...

Not recommended, kids, dogs et al can go right over the top. Use instead a recommended tether/jackline. The bungee idea sounds good, but remember, does it take more or less than 20lbs to stretch, and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-19-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,191
Posted By sea_hunter
Try MDR, there's one there that'll let you self...

Try MDR, there's one there that'll let you self work. Nothing in LB, but you could try Cabrilloboatshopdotcom.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-19-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By sea_hunter
Re: Can you legally use the boat while waiting on documentation?

Yeah no. In CA registration with DMV isn't required if the boat is documented. In CT, boats get registered with DMV regardless of whether or not they're documented. However, most states that require...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By sea_hunter
Yes of course you can use your boat. You should...

Yes of course you can use your boat. You should have kept a copy of the signed and notorized documentation of the backside page. If not, don't worry as the Doc center will send you a letter as long...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
Re: Should long term anchoring in ports be regulated?

I actually have no issue with removing illegal boats. Pay up or shut up, I say. I'm not sure where the OP got his information from though as it appears the City of Vancouver hasn't had or made issue...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
Re: Should long term anchoring in ports be regulated?

Under the Shipping Act they can be impounded/seized for failure to pay fine. At that point they can be sold or destroyed as property of the Canadian Government.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
Re: Should long term anchoring in ports be regulated?

Yes they are and here's the fine regulation per event.
11.4 14(1)Anchoring in False Creek without permit longer than 8 hours during day or outside permitted hours Fine =$250

Contraventions...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
Since when is Mexico a free country? Or are you...

Since when is Mexico a free country? Or are you there on an drug run? Being quick with the witticisms doesn't necessarily mean you're funny.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-18-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By sea_hunter
Welcome aboard.

Welcome aboard.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
Re: Should long term anchoring in ports be regulated?

Well shame on us. "Should long term anchoring in ports be regulated?" It's already regulated with a Federal Statute. It just need to be enforced. The administration of this regulation falls squarely...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-18-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
I've lived in False Creek; I say make and pass...

I've lived in False Creek; I say make and pass the law then get rid of the flotsam.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-18-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,149
Posted By sea_hunter
Woolite.

Woolite.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-17-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 2,923
Posted By sea_hunter
I had a tool once, but too much zinc made it...

I had a tool once, but too much zinc made it corrode away.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-17-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,579
Posted By sea_hunter
I guess my Home depot bucket of rocks doesn't...

I guess my Home depot bucket of rocks doesn't count?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-17-2012
Replies: 81
Views: 4,840
Posted By sea_hunter
I say we nuke them all. The horrors.

I say we nuke them all. The horrors.
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   08-17-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 1,221
Posted By sea_hunter
Please, please delete me, my IQ can't handle the...

Please, please delete me, my IQ can't handle the load. I think. What, there's a future; hang on a sec.
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   08-17-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 1,221
Posted By sea_hunter
Apparently one's Mensa score has absolutely...

Apparently one's Mensa score has absolutely nothing to with one's thickness of scales. Good luck to you and your IQ, lest they run into that metaphorical door.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-17-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 609
Posted By sea_hunter
If the waters are murky and the boats been...

If the waters are murky and the boats been sitting the gap plus up and stops weeping. If it's dry while running you should back off the lock nut and adjust. If it won't budge spray some penetrating...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-17-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,579
Posted By sea_hunter
Yet it becomes pedantic and lilliputian when the...

Yet it becomes pedantic and lilliputian when the discussion falls into the same pattern of misinformed ideological mumbo jumbo week after week. We might as well be having the argument on which side...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-17-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,579
Posted By sea_hunter
Just do a search here. There's at least 2 current...

Just do a search here. There's at least 2 current threads running currently on anchoring.
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   08-17-2012
Replies: 28
Views: 3,181
Posted By sea_hunter
It's a larboard, a traditional rig, hence the...

It's a larboard, a traditional rig, hence the term starboard. All ships were designed this way, the port side was the docking side and did not have one. Healing over was undesirable in any event so...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 455

 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome