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Forum: Looking for Companionship...   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 1,593
Posted By Minnewaska
Re: Trouble being a dude looking for a girl? Try being a dude looking for a dude...

Just a year or two ago, the NHIS surveyed tens of thousands of US adults and determined the percentage that identify as gay is less than 2%. Slightly more, if you add bi-sexual. The old 10% rule of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 304
Views: 16,208
Posted By Stumble
Re: 1 rescued, 1 dead, 4 missing in Mobile Bay Regatta

Keep in mind this regatta is on an inland bay surrounded by land on all four sides. The cut into Mobile Bay is narrow enough to throw a baseball across. These boats were not expecting or really...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-22-2015
Replies: 139
Views: 6,296
Posted By Nancyleeny
Re: Good Small Boat for Older, Fatter Woman to learn on

Ok, I'll definitely ask about the title! Whew! What a pain the DMV is!

Thank you!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-15-2015
Replies: 139
Views: 6,296
Posted By Nancyleeny
Re: Good Small Boat for Older, Fatter Woman to learn on

Hi,
I heard back and they have the boat at their camp, which they won't open until mid-May. If I don't find something by then, I'll go see it.
Thanks!
Nancy
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-02-2015
Replies: 58
Views: 3,681
Posted By mbianka
Re: My 128th good film - and the future of sailing journalism

Yes, interesting article on the pitfalls of digital media. Still I think the genie is out of the box for better or for worse.

However, the dynamics here are entirely different and are new to me....
Forum: Apps & Authors   02-16-2015
Replies: 28
Views: 1,890
Posted By TomMaine
Re: Good writing

I'm working with a friend designing a used bookstore, and she is not a sailor, and no desire to be one.

The theme of her store is, "Simpy good writing". In reading a review of the book, 'Why...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-16-2015
Replies: 57
Views: 4,193
Posted By Minnewaska
Re: Dinghy theft protection

We may have a winner. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-07-2015
Replies: 69
Views: 3,249
Posted By Nostrodamus
Re: Are sailing magazine articles boring?

My point is that to survive they need to change and I have seen little change in what they have been printing for years. It just seems to be the same recycled tired editorials but they know better...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-20-2015
Replies: 908
Views: 69,429
Posted By captain jack
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

the thread has actually proven no such thing. it only proved that a larger number of the people who chose to respond thought it was lame. there is no telling what the rest of the world actually...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-14-2015
Replies: 908
Views: 69,429
Posted By Minnewaska
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

I think we have a winner.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-13-2015
Replies: 102
Views: 6,294
Posted By white74
Re: One Ship Stupid

with rings i like to run lines through and back aboard to my own cleats
meaning never have to worry about tripping hazards on docks
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-13-2015
Replies: 908
Views: 69,429
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

Matt Rutherford? No lame pirate flag as far as I know.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-10-2015
Replies: 908
Views: 69,429
Posted By captain jack
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

actually, unlike the other courts in the country, the supreme court's actual job is to rule on constitutionality. it's their part in our three part government.

-the legislative branch passes laws...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-08-2015
Replies: 908
Views: 69,429
Posted By captain jack
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

what are you guys doing? vying for most awesome quote?

love it.

side note:

actually, there is a point about majority rules that many people on both sides of the political spectrum seem to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-29-2014
Replies: 908
Views: 69,429
Posted By captain jack
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

how horrible! you let your children celebrate the murderous scum that stole and plundered and looked and killed (without the justification of support from a recognized government body).oh the...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   09-22-2014
Replies: 177
Views: 10,348
Posted By babadabadoo
Re: Designer's Choice Howmar info needed,please

I'll have to check tomorrow as that file is as work on a different machine. I'll try to upload it to the google drive you mentioned.
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   09-19-2014
Replies: 177
Views: 10,348
Posted By babadabadoo
Re: Designer's Choice Howmar info needed,please

Here are the official brochuere and a copy of the sailing magazine review and a highlight sheet that Howmar used as a secondary marketing material. There are 6 items but I can only upload 5 right...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   09-17-2014
Replies: 177
Views: 10,348
Posted By 58driver
Re: Designer's Choice Howmar info needed,please

Yeah, thanks for posting that. It really cleared up my outhaul confusion.

I'm almost done fabbing a motor bracket of some of the challenging boat launches here. I'm using the holes that a PO...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   09-11-2014
Replies: 177
Views: 10,348
Posted By 58driver
Re: Designer's Choice Howmar info needed,please

It's helping my post count though.
Here's the holes from the previous owners motor mount
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-10-2014
Replies: 64
Views: 3,411
Posted By Fairladyaffair
Re: Mirage 29? Could this be the ticket?

LOL definitely, so far I like Seaing Things the best, it goes along with the boat type as well as describes my personality as a day dreamer HAHA!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-09-2014
Replies: 64
Views: 3,411
Posted By Faster
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-31-2014
Replies: 64
Views: 3,411
Posted By Fairladyaffair
Re: Mirage 29? Could this be the ticket?

Well put a deposit down on the boat! Sale price $13,700, feeling excited!

Went up to the loft in the sales department and they showed me 4 plastic containers full of new boat parts included...
Forum: Learning to Sail   05-25-2014
Replies: 50
Views: 7,100
Posted By captain jack
Re: Near disasterous first sail

i always worry about dropping tools overboard. when working on the boat, i keep a piece of light line handy and tie it to the tooll and the other end of it to my wrist. haven't dropped any tools,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-21-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By Barquito
Re: Google Alerts for boat search

Thanks Titus, I was not aware of that feature. In addition to your advice, I would add that if you want to find something on Sailnet you can limit your search to this web site like this:
bristol 27...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-15-2014
Replies: 114
Views: 15,118
Posted By emcentar
Re: The great things about owning a sailboat that no one tells you about

In a conversation with the previous owner of my boat during the purchase I mentioned that "I don't own a house, or a car, but now I have a sailboat. I suppose some people would call that crazy."
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