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Search: Posts Made By: Deadhead
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-11-2012
Replies: 199
Views: 12,156
Posted By Deadhead
Re: Sailing specific songs

I'm your Captain - Grand Funk Railroad
Lost Sailor - The Grateful Dead

But My Favorite:

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Forum: Pacific Seacraft 02-19-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4,489
Posted By Deadhead
Try Lanolin

I am on the Sassafras River and cruise as far south as Crisfield on the eastern shore and the Rappahannock River on the Virginia side. So we are in brackish & salt water.

Last year I used Lanolin...
Forum: Beneteau 02-19-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 954
Posted By Deadhead
343

I purchased a 343 new after looking pretty carefully at both boats. From what I had read both boats sailed pretty well and were pretty comparable in most ways. I went with the 343 for a couple of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-25-2011
Replies: 37
Views: 2,155
Posted By Deadhead
Leatherman Wave

Leatherman Wave
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-22-2011
Replies: 63
Views: 19,037
Posted By Deadhead
Paulo: I was not on a 3 cabin 41 - the berth...

Paulo:

I was not on a 3 cabin 41 - the berth on the port side of the companionway as shown on your schematic was a little closet in the 2 cabin model. The schematic for the boat I was on is here:...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-21-2011
Replies: 63
Views: 19,037
Posted By Deadhead
I was on the new B41 recently. Can't say I was...

I was on the new B41 recently. Can't say I was impressed - single head, small chart table and not a good use of space to my mind. A cruising couple I know sail a 2010 C445. I don't see that the 2...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-24-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 902
Posted By Deadhead
My Admiral has been trying to perfect the clove...

My Admiral has been trying to perfect the clove hitch for years. I even gave her a practice line to use around the house but she still looked real closely at similar fender hangers at the Annapolis...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-24-2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,371
Posted By Deadhead
My US made 343 had a right hand prop. The boat...

My US made 343 had a right hand prop. The boat walked to port in reverse. But the walk was predictable & could be used to my favor in those tight quarters.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-31-2011
Replies: 65
Views: 8,290
Posted By Deadhead
Bertha Loves Sailing

Bertha, our Portuguese Water Dog, is pretty good aboard. Sometimes in a blow her lack of fear gets a little nerve racking as she trots back and forth from the bow along the leeward rail. When we...
Forum: Chartering 01-09-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,539
Posted By Deadhead
343 Battery

In the states the 343 comes with a single group 27 as the house bank and another group 27 for engine cranking. I am not sure how a charter will be setup.

I installed a second group 27 in the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-09-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,247
Posted By Deadhead
BVM Sensitivity

4 milliamps is .004 the BMV-600 series only reads to .01..

Nice catch!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-08-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,247
Posted By Deadhead
The BVM will draw 4 milliamps on its own so you...

The BVM will draw 4 milliamps on its own so you will never see a zero current draw.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-28-2010
Replies: 1,048
Views: 232,510
Posted By Deadhead
Worton Creek, MD

Late September 2010
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-10-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 1,838
Posted By Deadhead
The Castanza Factor

George, speaking about peeing in the Health Club shower - "It's all pipes!"
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-10-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 1,838
Posted By Deadhead
A Sea (See) Shower

Easiest way to conserve the fresh water is to get wet (see the shower), shut off the water, lather up, rinse, repeat if necessary. I don't see any benefit (and there are several hygienic drawbacks)...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-10-2010
Replies: 48
Views: 3,480
Posted By Deadhead
The Short Version

1973: My uncle & I in an inflatable raft w/ a beach umbrella in Cape Cod Bay. It didn't go very well to weather.

1976: I bought a new Snark Mach II. It cost more that my first car, a '67...
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