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Search: Posts Made By: scottyt
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-31-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,007
Posted By scottyt
How about make your own, go find some silicone...

How about make your own, go find some silicone molding compound. You can get it online or local if you look around.

If you get the stuff, it is easy to use and make a pattern. You could even fill...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-31-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 3,183
Posted By scottyt
Before we go further what kind of boat is it? It...

Before we go further what kind of boat is it? It almost looks like it is a swing keel boat with the swing keel opening glassed over.

it does look bad, but there are somethings that will make it...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-31-2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,156
Posted By scottyt
This depends a lot on your state laws. In...

This depends a lot on your state laws. In maryland the marina has to file a lean then foreclose. then auction it off to the highest bidder.

check your state laws before going any further.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-31-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,559
Posted By scottyt
florida bay is a long day sail, but shallow...

florida bay is a long day sail, but shallow enough if you want to anchor. There is nothing to hide behind from a storm on anchor thou.

As was said, do it in an over night, then skirt down the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By scottyt
Dave check your pm's

Dave check your pm's
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-21-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By scottyt
any annapolis areas owners want a free boat wash

OKay now that I have your attention, I would like to see the blue angles this week at the academy and I cant get my boat that far down with no engine. I dont want to see them from shore, with the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-19-2011
Replies: 18
Views: 4,106
Posted By scottyt
you also might to look at the tom cats, they are...

you also might to look at the tom cats, they are a smaller manufacturer, but they are closer to an offshore design, thick glass windows, more clearance, etc etc. they do have draw backs in my mind,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-14-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,363
Posted By scottyt
santa its simple... so the boat wont fall over...

santa its simple... so the boat wont fall over with the center of gravity change.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-11-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 4,707
Posted By scottyt
would like to see a beam reach with the fan...

would like to see a beam reach with the fan blowing across the boat, not on a run
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-11-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 4,707
Posted By scottyt
only settled in smacktastic minds

only settled in smacktastic minds
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-11-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 4,707
Posted By scottyt
mythbusters fan on a sailboat

tonight 9 pm discovery channel

mythbusters are trying the fan on a sailboat thing
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-29-2011
Replies: 28
Views: 5,898
Posted By scottyt
heck i sailed under jib alone alot, even a 155...

heck i sailed under jib alone alot, even a 155 genny. on my boat my main is small compared to a 100 % jib, even smaller with the 155. i think it depends a lot on the rig design, there is no way my...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-25-2011
Replies: 153
Views: 15,537
Posted By scottyt
glad you made it, i will stop by sometime. heck...

glad you made it, i will stop by sometime. heck my boat maybe there soon too.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-25-2011
Replies: 23
Views: 3,613
Posted By scottyt
until you go lipo or other high tech battery, it...

until you go lipo or other high tech battery, it is not really feasible, even then its going to be limited range.

if i ever build a cat, its going to have a 15 to 20 k diesel genny with 2 electric...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-25-2011
Replies: 153
Views: 15,537
Posted By scottyt
CR lets hope he did make it, or will soon. we...

CR lets hope he did make it, or will soon. we have been having some good storms come thru at night.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-20-2011
Replies: 47
Views: 11,526
Posted By scottyt
what ever you do dont listen to me, i cant fish...

what ever you do dont listen to me, i cant fish to save my life.

but i have a reel attached to the rail on the back of the boat with hose clamps, easy to drop the line when sailing, easy to pull...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-18-2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,170
Posted By scottyt
the west system fillers are not bad for this. the...

the west system fillers are not bad for this. the micro ballons ones can absorb some water but it is a very small amount. the 407 filler is about 40 % perlite, which is also used in soil as a water...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-17-2011
Replies: 42
Views: 4,699
Posted By scottyt
There was a jib set up for lasers, the jib was...

There was a jib set up for lasers, the jib was attached to the sleave on the main. well it may have been custom, we ( the camp i worked and taught at ) had normal set ups and smaller sail and jib set...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-17-2011
Replies: 42
Views: 4,699
Posted By scottyt
okay the procedures where okay, but the wind...

okay the procedures where okay, but the wind gusts and waves where too much for you and the boat.

when you get the boat fixed get a 50 % jib and main, smaller than the girly sail. get the jib and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-17-2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,170
Posted By scottyt
actually the best thing is two coats, one thinned...

actually the best thing is two coats, one thinned slightly the penetrate then another slightly thickened.

use a small amount of acetone to thin, then silica to thicken. dont use lightweight filler...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-17-2011
Replies: 42
Views: 4,699
Posted By scottyt
i think your big problem was the waves, and...

i think your big problem was the waves, and gusts. lazers are great in 25 knots with flatter water, but they get upset by waves over a foot all too easily. I think combined with the waves and the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-16-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 2,295
Posted By scottyt
Flash lights are a good thing you can never have...

Flash lights are a good thing you can never have too many. I am a flashlight whore. well i guess you could have too many, but it would take a long time to collect 200 of em, for me at least another 3...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-07-2011
Replies: 0
Views: 691
Posted By scottyt
another earth quake in japan

7.1 quake, in the same area as the last ones. cali boaters go tighten your boat up.

Magnitude 7.1 - NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-06-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,212
Posted By scottyt
gasoline, pour the resultng goop in a bucket,...

gasoline, pour the resultng goop in a bucket, then let it evaporate the left over gas.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-05-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 2,216
Posted By scottyt
just by a stelleto, its safe and already built.

just by a stelleto, its safe and already built.
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