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Search: Posts Made By: dboy4ever
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-06-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,001
Posted By dboy4ever
Thank you George! That's a lot more helpful info...

Thank you George! That's a lot more helpful info than I asked for.

We have a Catalina 27 with an 8hp outboard. I consider myself inexperienced, but I expect to have an experienced sailor...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-06-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,001
Posted By dboy4ever
Questions re: San Francisco Fleet Week

We'd like to sail the SF bay to watch the Blue Angels and warships this coming weekend. However, we've never done this before. Will there be any area of the Bay closed to recreational traffic? ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-17-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 1,877
Posted By dboy4ever
As long as it's a Class IV device, yeah it...

As long as it's a Class IV device, yeah it counts. And I don't see how LifeSling can be categorized for any other class other than IV.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-16-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,348
Posted By dboy4ever
Wow, tough room. :D Seems like there are some...

Wow, tough room. :D Seems like there are some strong opinions against hip hop. Well we listen to a wide range of music while sailing, from Jimmy Buffett to "I'm in Miami *****." Sailing makes me...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-14-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,348
Posted By dboy4ever
Thanks for the responses. I don't think my...

Thanks for the responses.

I don't think my music will bother the other sailors. I'm usually pretty considerate with stuff like this. We plan to play the music only after we leave the marina. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-14-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,348
Posted By dboy4ever
Adding a subwoofer to the stereo

Hi Folks,

I'm thinking about adding a powered subwoofer to the stereo. Currently I have a pair of Polk Audio outdoor speakers in the cabin. They sound fine, but bass is unsatisfying when I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-14-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By dboy4ever
We just put up a roller furling by Alado. Here's...

We just put up a roller furling by Alado. Here's their address: Alado Nautica USA Reefing and Roller Furling Systems Home Page (http://www.aladous.com/)

You'll find this system to be a lot...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-30-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By dboy4ever
It's a Catalina 27 main sail. A Bimini huh? Now...

It's a Catalina 27 main sail. A Bimini huh? Now that's a thought. I gotta look into that.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-30-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By dboy4ever
Angry Ripped my main today

So we were just playing around in the bay today. It was windy so I had just the main up, unreefed. I was somewhere in a close reach when I heard this tearing sound. I immediately looked up and the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-25-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 1,648
Posted By dboy4ever
Sunday was rough. We were only in the Redwood...

Sunday was rough. We were only in the Redwood City channel and the boat was heeling over like 50 degrees (and felt like 90). The couple sound like quite experienced. What a loss. RIP.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-21-2010
Replies: 1
Views: 664
Posted By dboy4ever
Mildew on sail

I saw this used dacron laminated genoa that fits my boat on ebay. The problem is the sail has developed some mildew. How easy would it be to clean the mildew off the sail? Thank you.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-10-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 3,116
Posted By dboy4ever
Thanks for all the responses, gang. I think it's...

Thanks for all the responses, gang. I think it's pretty clear now what I will do in the future! :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-08-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 3,116
Posted By dboy4ever
Sorry, I should've stated that my motor is a...

Sorry, I should've stated that my motor is a Yamaha 8hp 4-stroke gasoline outboard motor. So does this change anything?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-08-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 3,116
Posted By dboy4ever
Idle or kill motor when under sail?

So I was told that I should keep the motor idling in neutral when under sail. The reason given to me is that keeping the motor running will prolong its life. However, this is a little...
Forum: Learning to Sail 01-28-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 12,495
Posted By dboy4ever
Looks like I can't post any link that says...

Looks like I can't post any link that says "spinnaker"... it'll automatically get changed to a link that takes you to a sponsor. Oh well. You guys can google that school
Forum: Learning to Sail 01-28-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 12,495
Posted By dboy4ever
Sailing schools in San Francisco South Bay Area

I'm a newbie trying to find a beginner sailing class.

So far I found:

Shoreline Aquatic Center, in Shoreline Park, Mountain View:
Cost of a 2-weekend class (Level I + II): $400
US Sailing or...
Forum: Learning to Sail 01-28-2010
Replies: 14
Views: 4,178
Posted By dboy4ever
I think checking out a sailing book from your...

I think checking out a sailing book from your local library would help...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 01-28-2010
Replies: 89
Views: 8,468
Posted By dboy4ever
I think guns would be excellent. You don't...

I think guns would be excellent.

You don't necessarily need to score a kill. You're not a SEAL sniper trying to rescue a hostage on enemy boat. Your goal is simply to scare them away.

Of...
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