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Search: Posts Made By: swadiver
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-03-2011
Replies: 48
Views: 3,409
Posted By swadiver
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-10-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,869
Posted By swadiver
Templates of the aft part of mast and the...

Templates of the aft part of mast and the underside of boom. A simple way of doing this is to take a piece of soldering wire and bend it around the aft part of mast, then trace the shape onto a piece...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-27-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,437
Posted By swadiver
When I have to make a decision like this, I make...

When I have to make a decision like this, I make a cardboard model using the dimensions from the web site. It is not exact but might give you a good idea of how it will fit.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-29-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 2,357
Posted By swadiver
Congratulation on your new boat. I have owned my...

Congratulation on your new boat. I have owned my Catalina 30, Namaste for over two years and have learned a lot. The best online store for the older Catalina 30 is Catalina Direct:...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-26-2010
Replies: 14
Views: 1,956
Posted By swadiver
Glassdad, I continue to have mid-boom...

Glassdad,

I continue to have mid-boom sheeting. I upgraded to a new traveler because the original production curved traveler made it difficult to perform traveler adjustment when the main was...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-26-2010
Replies: 14
Views: 1,956
Posted By swadiver
Glassdad, I have a 86 Catalina 30 Tall Rig...

Glassdad,

I have a 86 Catalina 30 Tall Rig and my area is just south of you around Long Beach, Ca. I bought a main sail with 4 battons (two full) and loose footed. I was on the fence with the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-16-2010
Replies: 35
Views: 3,796
Posted By swadiver
See below.

See below.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-12-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 7,774
Posted By swadiver
Yes, I think we have been had. Or, maybe he went...

Yes, I think we have been had. Or, maybe he went for a cruise on the Carnival Splendor....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-09-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 722
Posted By swadiver
Yes, this can be a problem. It's not just the...

Yes, this can be a problem. It's not just the slip fee but waiting lists to get a spot. So when you call around make sure you ask if there is a waiting list. You can go to this web site to...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-06-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 2,312
Posted By swadiver
It also depends on where you anchor. In the...

It also depends on where you anchor. In the guest anchorage in the turning basin at Newport Beach, Ca. you cannot leave. Of course if you start to drag you are going to hit something with many $$$$...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-03-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,873
Posted By swadiver
rgscpat, I slip my boat at Alamitos Bay,...

rgscpat,

I slip my boat at Alamitos Bay, Long Beach. You are allowed to spend 14 continuous days per month on your boat. More than that and you would be considered a 'liveaboard'. So if you...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-02-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 7,774
Posted By swadiver
Brez, - Are you doing research for a book? ...

Brez,

- Are you doing research for a book?
- Are you really the parent. If you are, 49 foot waves .... really?
- Or, are you just trying to get a rise out of the good people of this board?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-26-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 3,522
Posted By swadiver
Val, Just read the other part of your...

Val,

Just read the other part of your question. I consider a Catalina 30 a Coastal Cruising boat. I would never consider taking Namaste out in 30+ knot wind. This boat is not a Blue water boat....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-26-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 3,522
Posted By swadiver
Val, Namaste is a Catalina 30 Tall Rig. I...

Val,

Namaste is a Catalina 30 Tall Rig. I have two reef points in the main and my headsail is a 150 Genoa on a furler that is capable of furling to reduce the forward sail area. I usually start...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available 10-19-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 887
Posted By swadiver
Seb5thman, Here is another alternative. The...

Seb5thman,

Here is another alternative. The School of Sailing and Semanship\Orange Coast College based in Newport Beach, Ca. offers berths on their Sparkman Stevens 65 - Alaska Eagle. The 2010 -...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-11-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 2,107
Posted By swadiver
I have seen people in my area hang old CD's from...

I have seen people in my area hang old CD's from string at various locatations around the boat. It seems to work.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-19-2010
Replies: 31
Views: 2,806
Posted By swadiver
Ty, Sent you an email on your private...

Ty,

Sent you an email on your private account.
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 09-15-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By swadiver
This person used to post here all of the time. ...

This person used to post here all of the time. See link below.....

Emergency trick for a stuck head sail.....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-23-2010
Replies: 34
Views: 5,219
Posted By swadiver
Dude, take it easy your going to blow something. ...

Dude, take it easy your going to blow something. He was just looking at the boat and taking some pictures. I also see nothing wrong with trying to get the best price you can. If that can be done...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-10-2010
Replies: 367
Views: 30,498
Posted By swadiver
The latest from her Blog..... "We spoke with...

The latest from her Blog.....

"We spoke with Abby early this morning and learned that she had had a very rough day with winds up to 60 knots and seas 20-25 feet. She had been knocked down several...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-10-2010
Replies: 367
Views: 30,498
Posted By swadiver
Abby Sunderland - Search and Rescue

All news radio station in Los Angeles reports:

"Major search and rescue effort underway in Indian Ocean for SoCal teen Abby Sunderland. Storm in the area. Emergency beacon activated."
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-07-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,709
Posted By swadiver
All, I had to refill my CNG tanks and had a...

All,

I had to refill my CNG tanks and had a hard time finding either a filling or exchange station in So Cal area. I found that 'The Fuel Dock' in Dana Point is a exchange station. Will take...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-11-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 4,285
Posted By swadiver
George, Thanks for this. It was a nice...

George,

Thanks for this. It was a nice write up. I will be adding some of the items you suggested to my repair kit.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-05-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 1,672
Posted By swadiver
Harp, I went through this when I first...

Harp,

I went through this when I first bought our boat. I used a razor blade with dulled corners as mentioned above. I did not use a regular heat gun as the temp is way to high and could damage...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-20-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,142
Posted By swadiver
Perlas, I had a similar problem with the...

Perlas,

I had a similar problem with the Universal X25 in my 86 Catalina 30 just after I bought her 3 years ago. Water raw water flow looked good but after 5 minutes of normal operation the temp...
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