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Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-15-2008
Replies: 317
Views: 33,341
Posted By donrr1
!968 Morgan 41 ketch/cutter, 4'3" board up, 9'...

!968 Morgan 41 ketch/cutter, 4'3" board up, 9' board down, full keel, 19500 lbs. dry weight, 9500 lbs. ballast, 1.69 capsize ratio, PHRF 145

CCA Racer/Cruiser

Only ketch I know of in this...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-15-2008
Replies: 129
Views: 16,599
Posted By donrr1
Getting some help with re-powering in two months,...

Getting some help with re-powering in two months, other than that, she's my biznotch
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-15-2008
Replies: 43
Views: 8,987
Posted By donrr1
365 days, she's my biznotch

365 days, she's my biznotch
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-15-2008
Replies: 199
Views: 23,862
Posted By donrr1
41' Morgan ketch/cutter pre out island

41' Morgan ketch/cutter pre out island
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-26-2007
Replies: 74
Views: 4,362
Posted By donrr1
All I can say is.... Get a book on AC and DC...

All I can say is.... Get a book on AC and DC power systems! There are suggestions, diagrams, directions and tutorials on how each system works and what makes a complete system. All of this is at your...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   04-26-2007
Replies: 73
Views: 26,314
Posted By donrr1
Enlisted personnel have always known what's best...

Enlisted personnel have always known what's best for the Admiral ;)

Don
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-26-2007
Replies: 28
Views: 2,791
Posted By donrr1
Dang, I should've posted my response to the 'how...

Dang, I should've posted my response to the 'how many licks' thread here :( :( :(

Don
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-26-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,752
Posted By donrr1
Paul, the best place to get a conversion kit is...

Paul, the best place to get a conversion kit is the one the manufacturer of the stove can supply. Definately call the manufacturer with the model and serial number of the stove handy. If it can be...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-26-2007
Replies: 55
Views: 4,532
Posted By donrr1
If you were to tie a single overhand after the...

If you were to tie a single overhand after the larks head I doubt very much you would have any significant slipping. It also wouldn't add enough bulk to the knot to equal the bulk of two bowlines or...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-25-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,752
Posted By donrr1
In some stoves the conversion is as simple as...

In some stoves the conversion is as simple as changing one orifice. It's simple if YOUR stove has a changeable orifice. See the literature that came with the stove to find out. If that is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-25-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 813
Posted By donrr1
The bowline is used because it is one of the...

The bowline is used because it is one of the easier knots to untie. A hitch would work but it tightens with tension making it very hard to untie after time.

Don
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-25-2007
Replies: 114
Views: 7,722
Posted By donrr1
I was formerly in the restaurant business (16...

I was formerly in the restaurant business (16 yrs) plus have a somewhat in-depth interest in nutrition as well. Using any method of cooking you will lose nutrition if the cooking is done rapidly,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   04-21-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 1,827
Posted By donrr1
This will get you started... ...

This will get you started...

http://www.sailnet.com/forums/buying-boat-articles/

There are some good books available through Amazon about re-fitting, outfitting and provisioning. Many of the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-19-2007
Replies: 133
Views: 9,653
Posted By donrr1
So.... Eh..... what's tina? So I can warn my...

So.... Eh..... what's tina? So I can warn my kids.....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-19-2007
Replies: 133
Views: 9,653
Posted By donrr1
Well I'll get really boring, we don't consider...

Well I'll get really boring, we don't consider alchohol important enough to be on our list of stores. We don't drink alot of alchohol at any time. For myself, it only takes me three or four pints of...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-18-2007
Replies: 72
Views: 4,427
Posted By donrr1
It looks too smooth to be from an impact as Giu...

It looks too smooth to be from an impact as Giu says, but it also looks too precise to be galvanic corrosion. The rest of the shaft doesn't appear to be pitted at all. I don't know...

Don
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-18-2007
Replies: 30
Views: 4,406
Posted By donrr1
I've been in the triangle quite a few times and...

I've been in the triangle quite a few times and all it's ever done to me is make me wanna go back. I'll update this post if and/or when I disappear. Only too glad to help... pass the rum...

Don
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-14-2007
Replies: 79
Views: 5,753
Posted By donrr1
Clearly, you've never been to singapore T34C :D ...

Clearly, you've never been to singapore T34C :D

Don
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-14-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 2,757
Posted By donrr1
Again, I would definately NOT use anything...

Again, I would definately NOT use anything desined for the interior of a house in a marine environment. It's your bucks tho...

Don
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-14-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 2,757
Posted By donrr1
Flooring comes in 1/4 to 5/16 thicknesses. It's...

Flooring comes in 1/4 to 5/16 thicknesses. It's the kind you put together like puzzle pieces and is not designed for a marine environment. Tongue and groove would be thicker from my experience. I...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-14-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 2,757
Posted By donrr1
The easy fix would be paint. Of course, if you...

The easy fix would be paint. Of course, if you insist on wood, you could carefully remove any mouldings on the bulkhead and use another piece of laminate to cover the old. To cut curved edges you can...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-13-2007
Replies: 65
Views: 11,398
Posted By donrr1
Our goal is to be on the water at least half of...

Our goal is to be on the water at least half of the year. Here's the way we're going about it....

I have work experience in Restaurant and Auto sales. Both of these jobs are relatively easy to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-13-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By donrr1
I think I'm gonna be sick :(

I think I'm gonna be sick :(
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-13-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By donrr1
Very good point SD and the one that tips the...

Very good point SD and the one that tips the scales. Emrond eh CD? Was that price you quoted for materials and labor or just material? My partner wants some kind of light blue (fag) color. Guess that...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-12-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By donrr1
Dark Hull in Southern Climes

This question is for anyone for experience on a boat with a dark hull, white deck and sails regularly in tropical latitudes. Do you feel there is a significant difference in the amount of cabin heat...
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