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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-03-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 2,034
Posted By chrisd4700
Re: Solomons, MD Marina

Spring Cove is one of our all time favorite marina's. Trevor and Liz will give you top notch service. Their son Will is fantastic as well. The Calvert Marine Museum is a great place to visit. We are...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-02-2013
Replies: 85
Views: 23,046
Posted By chrisd4700
Re: Those new fangled Mantus Anchors..Bought One...Why

Hi Folks~
I bought a 45 lb. Mantus and have used it as my primary anchor. We bought it in December but didn't actually get to put it to the test until this past month. We did a portion of the ICW...
Forum: Diesel   05-01-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,161
Posted By chrisd4700
Re: Universal 5432 Oil Pressure Sending unit

Thanks Mark, Stanley~ I appreciate the responses.

Stanley: That's the gist I got from anything I could fine online (which wasn't much). The "T" fitting could be disastrous. Is the only purpose...
Forum: Diesel   05-01-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,161
Posted By chrisd4700
Universal 5432 Oil Pressure Sending unit

Forgive me if this has been addressed but I can't locate any info. I am replacing my instrument panel on my CAL and the new one has an gauge for oil pressure where my original didn't. I've purchased...
Forum: There's This Place...   04-02-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By chrisd4700
Re: Oriental, NC

Thanks guys. We'd totally anchor out and may do so but we also work and will be going ashore a bunch during the day. We like to split it up and either hang on a public dock, rent from a private owner...
Forum: There's This Place...   03-26-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By chrisd4700
Oriental, NC

Hi Everyone~

My wife and I (and our dog) are sailing from Lauderdale to Oriental this coming June. While I've read about the several different Marinas and have stayed at the Oriental Marina right...
Forum: Cal   02-06-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By chrisd4700
Re: CAL 35 MK II: Sheave Replacement

Thanks Dale~ Your sheaves weren't chewed up from the wire? That's awesome.
Mine are a little marred and I'd hate to spend the money on new lines and have them ruined in a year.

Chris
S/V...
Forum: Cal   02-05-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By chrisd4700
CAL 35 MK II: Sheave Replacement

I have a 1984 CAL 35 MKII that still has the wire to rope halyards for main and jib. I'd love to replace them with all rope. I'm wondering if anyone here has done this and could offer insight. I've...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   09-10-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 535
Posted By chrisd4700
Re: We Sold Everything!

Wow! So many great responses! Thank you Donna and Mark. James... Great meeting and speaking with you. You are a true "salt" if ever there was one. I was envious of your trip and I'm glad you made it...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   09-06-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 535
Posted By chrisd4700
We Sold Everything!

Hi everyone,

Chrisd4700 here. My girl Melody and I recently sold the house, cars, winter clothes and everything else we could possibly list on ebay. As of Memorial Day we paid off the boat and...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   05-24-2007
Replies: 40
Views: 4,542
Posted By chrisd4700
Captain's license

Hey, Congrats.

I'm looking at doing that myself. Thing is, I'm on an inland lake in Nashville, TN. Getting ocean time is tough. Do I have to go the route of getting my inland license first and...
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