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Search: Posts Made By: jeepjeff
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-14-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Waterspouts Over Lake Michigan

You see them, the locals see them, everyone with eyes in the area saw them but - "The National Weather Service did not see rotation in the storm clouds on radar, thus no official tornado warning was...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-02-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Identify this sealant!

Toluene (toluol) will take it off but you better be VERY careful. It will eat your skin and sniffing it will alter your thoughts (why do you think they sniff aerosol paint). It is hard on plastics...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-31-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,326
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Leaking Window-Hatch

Regarding using DC795 sealant (caulk) for sealing the windows. In my previous career I ran a global pilot plant for the sealants business at Dow Corning for about 12 years, and made tons of Silicone...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-28-2013
Replies: 76
Views: 3,248
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: What Band Will Play At Your Sail Party?

In order of preference

Pink Floyd (best concert ever)
Joe Satriani (Full Moon Boogie)
Toni Childs
Eric Clapton
Rush (just to watch "the professor" on the drums again)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-14-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: removing hull numbers

Don't forget about the WD40. I used it (sparingly) on my GoldWing bike numerous times to remove unwanted adhesives and stickers.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-01-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 462
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Coast Guard Tour

Glad you enjoyed it! Years ago, when we had a slow pitch softball team we would invite the Saginaw River CG squad to a game and then would bbq after. Very good times were had by all and, although...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-30-2013
Replies: 1,380
Views: 487,449
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Low buck projects- Let's see 'em!

Good heads up! I need not worry though because I have an outboard and will only be draining water, and maybe the occasional whoops from using the head in rough weather.....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 07-27-2013
Replies: 1,380
Views: 487,449
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Low buck projects- Let's see 'em!

I made a bilge pump using my rechargeable drill, a couple old pieces of garden hose, and an small "Drill Pump." The drill pump is self priming and cost about $6 - I already had the drill and hose...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-27-2013
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By jeepjeff
Got her in the water, finally....

Addenda to this post:

After a couple weeks of trying, unsuccessfully, to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-11-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Officially Went Off The Deep End

It's killing me but I want to ensure she is as ready as I am when we hit the water 1st time. I live about a 1/2 mile away from a public launch (free one!) and across the street from Skipper Buds...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-10-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Officially Went Off The Deep End

Oops, almost forgot to say thanks to you folks here on this forum. The knowledge and expert advise I've gained from you folks on this forum is greatly appreciated. Thanks!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-10-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By jeepjeff
Officially Went Off The Deep End

A monumental day today!!! I officially own my first sailboat after about a whole year of looking, learning, many many miles and learning some more. All after more than 15 years of saying I should...
Forum: Cal 07-03-2013
Replies: 0
Views: 456
Posted By jeepjeff
Cal 25 Part Out

Saw this on the Detroit Craigslist and thought I'd post it.

Cal 25 Part Out $500 (Harrison Township)

Cal 25 Sailboat (
Forum: Introduce Yourself 07-15-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By jeepjeff
Re: Hello

I loved my 75 CJ5, 3speed with that big V8. Still partial to the older ones myself.
Forum: Introduce Yourself 07-14-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By jeepjeff

from the Saginaw Bay area on Lake Huron. After too many years away from it I am getting back into sailing. My plan is to pick up a used boat next spring. I'm leaning towards a trailerable boat in...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 07-14-2012
Replies: 3,397
Views: 837,913
Posted By jeepjeff
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