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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 868
Posted By cb32863
Re: "Picture of the week" thread

Faster, I had to use Shutterfly as I was at work and our proxy blocks Photobucket. Here is a link from Photobucket.

http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w489/dschertner/IMG_0459_zpsnx5yfglm.jpg
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 1,535
Posted By deltaten
Re: Looking for hard dodger top DIY ideas...

AZEK hdpvc material comes in sheets of common thickness , *is* bendable and can be painted with proper methods. Likely much less expensive than Starboard, too ;) Cut, shaped, sanded just like any...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 1,535
Posted By wrwakefield
Re: Looking for hard dodger top DIY ideas...

Faster,

I've been researching how I'm going to replace our dodger and bimini with hard tops as well.

I'll share the finalists in my order of preference by method and then approach. Your needs...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 1,535
Posted By xort
Re: Looking for hard dodger top DIY ideas...

I have been planning a hard bimini for a while. I plan on using the thin veneer ply as you describe. I think I'll soak it with a thin penetrating epoxy and then paint it. No glass cloth. I plan on...
Forum: herSailNet   12-27-2015
Replies: 16
Views: 585
Posted By jimrafford
Ann Henebry Rafford passing

Ann Marie Henebry Rafford of Middletown, Ct passed away on December 18, 2015after a long battle w/ cancer. Ann was born March 18, 1956 at the Quonset Point Naval Air Station in North Kingston RI. to...
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger   11-30-2015
Replies: 396
Views: 25,811
Posted By JimMcGee
Re: A big Oyster abandoned off Spain

Oyster. The rise from the depth. (https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=ru&u=http://www.yachtrussia.com/articles/2015/11/30/oyster825.html&prev=search) Yacht Russia article translated to...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-08-2015
Replies: 63
Views: 31,177
Posted By boatpoker
Re: formosa 41' ketch need advice

I don't know anything about house insurance but I deal with marine claims every week. There are two types of policies available to pleasure craft


Actual Cash Value - which pays out of the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-13-2015
Replies: 173
Views: 13,813
Posted By Capt Len
Re: Why I like this Picture...

Lovely spot. Anchored there with Allen and Sherie Farrell on China Cloud years ago .
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   09-01-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,754
Posted By tdw
Windarra44 - Sad loss.

For those who havn't seen the various posts in the SongChain thread it is with great sadness that I have to let you all know that last month, Steve (Windarra44 aka Windy) suffered a massive heart...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By T37Chef
Re: Another summer report

love the report... someday i will sail those waters, cheers... beautiful family and pictures
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-30-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By Markwesti
Re: Another summer report

Beautiful scenery .
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-30-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By tdw
Re: Another summer report

Oh he is good isn't he ?

Getting a bit long in the tooth though ... yes you Mr Greybeard :laugh

About time we put him out to pasture. :p


Welcome back old man. Always a pleasure to have...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-28-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By AdamLein
Re: Another summer report

Amazing! I miss that landscape, but don't especially miss the light summer winds.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-28-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By rbrasi
Re: Another summer report

Well done, sir. On all accounts.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-07-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By SloopJonB
Re: Can anyone Idntfy my boat

The S-34 was designed by Vladimir Plavsic (of Kanata fame). The first one, Speirhead, was built for the world 3/4 Ton's when they were held in Victoria - '78 IIRC.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-05-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By SloopJonB
Re: Can anyone Idntfy my boat

O/K I found an old book with the details on it - the name was changed to North-West 650. Designed in 1973 by John Brandlmayr which makes it just about his best looking boat ever. :wink

Built by...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-26-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 604
Posted By MedSailor
Re: Montague Bakery Boat

I don't know if they're still doing it. I had some lovely cinnamon rolls when I was there about 7 years ago and "think" I remember someone say that they weren't doing it any longer, but I can't be...
Forum: C & C   04-22-2015
Replies: 25
Views: 6,727
Posted By Drumroll30
Re: A C&C 30 mk2 with 6'6" draft?

There were 175 30 Mk II's made, only 3 of them are XL models.

Allan
Drumroll
30-2 #90
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger   04-17-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 2,016
Posted By btrayfors
Re: s/v Seaquel Rescue.

Following is from Sally aboard Seaquel, anchored this morning off Boqueron PR. It explains the emergency and the head injury, as well as the trip to PR afterwards.

Dear Friends,
The short...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-14-2015
Replies: 65
Views: 5,600
Posted By Sailormon6
re: Boom Vang and Preventers (renamed)

It isn't a stretch at all. By definition, a boom vang is "a strap or line which exerts downward pressure on the boom near where it joins the mast of a fore-and-aft rigged sailboat." (Wikipedia) The...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-02-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,623
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Propeller 101?

SAE tapers are 1:16 and 1:12 (generally smaller shafts use 1:16 and larger ones above 3" or so are 1:12). Metric tapers are 1:10 and 1:20.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-25-2015
Replies: 1,492
Views: 555,257
Posted By Barquito
Re: Low buck projects- Let's see 'em!

Cool. Very nautical. I want to do one of the rooms in our house to look exactly like the cabin of an old Herreshoff boat (it would need a galley and head too, b/c if I actually did this my wife...
Forum: Pacific Northwest & Alaska   01-17-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 904
Posted By jackdale
Re: Vancouver Boat Show

Weather Resources w/ Jack Dale | Official site of the Vancouver International Boat Show | Vancouver, British Columbia...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-10-2015
Replies: 30
Views: 3,054
Posted By Melrna
Re: Check-In:S/V Moondance: Melrna

Not an issue. We have added addition locking devices. I love our flex room (garage).

Melissa
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-07-2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,858
Posted By Cruisingdad
Hi everyone

Hi everyone,

Hope everyone has been doing well. I have a LOT of PMs which I have not even opened. I have been gone for a while. Sorry... Much of it was doc's orders.

The concussion? Better...
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