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Forum: Polls   1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 873
Posted By zeehag
Re: Do you burn your socks?

ha ha ha wall street journal making up stories?? ha ha h ah aha
cannot burn sox--they cover wine bottles to prevent breakage at sea. and rum bottles....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-21-2017
Replies: 38
Views: 1,597
Posted By zeehag
Re: What was god thinking?

god had nothing to do with invention of the vee berth. his brother did that.
god placed the crapper in the bow, hence name "head"
try sleeping in a vee berth while pounding thru and surfing...
Forum: Learning to Sail   02-19-2017
Replies: 40
Views: 1,863
Posted By zeehag
Re: Complete Beginner: Dinghy or Keelboat?

if you love wet sailing then go dinghy. remember sailing a boat and sailing a dinghy are not the same---basically yes--BUT sailing a bigger boat is a lot less wet and fewer folks screaming at...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   01-02-2017
Replies: 49
Views: 1,955
Posted By zeehag
Re: Alright, I hope I don't get clobbered here

you can do that to which you set your mind to do.
if you can do stuff, then do it. if you are a 67 yr old quadriplegic, i would say--may be a lil far fetched, but with the right home health ...
Forum: Cruising Videos   09-20-2016
Replies: 96
Views: 6,584
Posted By zeehag
Re: How Unsafe are Full Keeled boats.

full keeled boats are designed to do that which they do best--sail deep water in trade winds.

i figure the nay sayers are desk jocks with so much time on hands their envy oozes out their ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-14-2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1,701
Posted By zeehag
Re: Solo Cruising Safety equipment

make sure whatever you get is installed at centerline of boat so you do not go over side. prevention is the purpose, not retrieval.
i make my own even tho my boat is equipped with all...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-22-2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,340
Posted By zeehag
Re: Thoughts On The Sailing Forums

when i began this life on board in 1990, there were a few books, not many, and there were well meaning neighbors who picked and chose to whom they would allow info to be distributed in person....
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-10-2016
Replies: 91
Views: 9,085
Posted By zeehag
Re: How big was your pile of cash when you left the dock?

pile of cash???
more like liberation from working, or the ability to work, by an ass in a leased barely insured mercedes 2 seater yapping on the fone at 50 mph in a 25 mph zone ...
Forum: Provisioning   01-28-2016
Replies: 20
Views: 1,650
Posted By zeehag
have never seen those. best of luck. mebbe...

have never seen those. best of luck. mebbe someon3 can enlighten....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-03-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 4,718
Posted By zeehag
Re: Is Ericson 35 1972 built for offshore cruising?

my '79 35mII had only 6'1" headroom
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-01-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 4,718
Posted By zeehag
Re: Is Ericson 35 1972 built for offshore cruising?

i know of more than 3 folks went to sea in ericson 35mII
good boats.
weather helm
solid production boat with encapsulated keel.
i was gonna do it with mine before i found my 40 ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-16-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 3,236
Posted By zeehag
Re: To Sail or to Sit

west coast of fla--the forgotten coast--is most nice and not as crowded as is the east coast of fla.
Forum: Living Aboard   12-15-2014
Replies: 519
Views: 55,822
Posted By zeehag
Re: How poor is the average liveaboard cruiser?

curious as to why you PRESUME that all folks with unencumbered lifestyle will be thus. .
you show your ignorance in verbalizing, err, typoing that presumption.
many unencumbered souls...
Forum: Her Sailnet Articles   11-19-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 40,846
Posted By zeehag
Re: Women at Sea

first time on a boat of any kind i was 7 in hudson ny and sailed outof catskill creek, uncle phil had 3rd mooring ball from hudson on catskill creek. we used a leaky old rowboat to get to a...
Forum: Living Aboard   06-08-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 4,119
Posted By zeehag
Re: Internet Access

in so cal i had best luck with sprint, a si had unlimited data service.. worked reasonably well. worked well also when i was in usvi and puerto rico.

now i cruise full time, outside of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-05-2014
Replies: 1,180
Views: 309,873
Posted By zeehag
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures.... (

may 3 dawn
Forum: Looking for Companionship...   04-30-2014
Replies: 88
Views: 17,061
Posted By zeehag
Re: im sure the odds of finding a women to date on here is, 1 ina mill

searching makes you appear desperate.... neither man nor woman enjoys a desperate soul.. they are clingy and unpleasant.
try no longer looking as that usually seems to work best.....
Forum: News Feeds   04-08-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 432
Posted By zeehag
Re: Judge the 'Rebel Heart' Sailboat Parents, or Envy Them? - New York Times (blog)

the sailing and the lifestyle are not the problem here. it is the illness and her seasickness and his lack of concern for his spouses seasickness as she puked into baby poop which was...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-05-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,838
Posted By zeehag
Re: Depth Gauge vs. Fishfinder

loved my fishfinder for bottom contours...that and my gps work well to see what is under me.... i have gps depth in bow,and fishfinder transducer under cockpit i have depth forward...
Forum: Diesel   11-16-2013
Replies: 44
  Ka lunk
Views: 3,676
Posted By zeehag
Re: Ka lunk

corrosion in 2 cylinders and dirty injectors. figgered we would have dirty injectors as per history.
working on this .. will keep posted after the tboomer from hell leaves us alone. no mas de...
Forum: Diesel   10-04-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,504
Posted By zeehag
Re: How to Remove Water Heater From Engine Cooling Circuit?

unfortunately that water heater would have done that without the drip. mine all did, so they were ditched. we simply undid the plumbing to and from it, making th ecold water deliver water thru...
Forum: There's This Place...   09-25-2013
Replies: 0
Views: 1,214
Posted By zeehag
the real deal regarding mexican visas

many souls have been asking about these changes and how they affect each of us cruising mexico--here t is----

Mexico Immigration Visa Laws and Application Process Summary...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-30-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,456
Posted By zeehag
Re: Plastic dinghy repairs

the plastic kayak i bought in 2001 is again water tight after my repair with welding plastic to the original plastic--is not as hard as it seems but you need to use a metal block back...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-30-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,456
Posted By zeehag
Re: Plastic dinghy repairs

if it is waxy plastic, heat gun and empty and clean milk bottles and a metal backing piece that you move as you actually weld the plastic to the boat with heat. my plastic kayak that had...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-16-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By zeehag
Re: Author in research mode needs help

lotta shy sneaky salts in this world---have fun ...
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