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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-12-2015
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Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

Ah the proof is in th puddin boys!
The pirate flag ( hereafter called "the Jolly Roger" draws a lot more wind actually as it also draws a lot more comments.........
And attention.......
The...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-12-2015
Replies: 1,145
Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

While there can be no doubt that these 2 facts are truth apparent.
1. Flying the pirate flag is necessary as the pirate flag has a tendency to draw more wind than regulat flags.
2. The ketch rig is...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-22-2014
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Posted By randyrhines
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-22-2014
Replies: 1,145
Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

Good points are made for both points of view on the Jolly, but I would err on the side of grace, no matter the flag , the cut of the jib, or the colour of the keel stripes an rudder trim....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-22-2014
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Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

But isnt that his crew?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-22-2014
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Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

And that is an illustrated admission of your ability to control what "pops into your head" and you took the time to upload it all..........
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-18-2014
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Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

Well uh Bob Bitchen flys the Jolly.... heres the great link , great tune and boat!http://youtu.be/mloLh831hE8
or look up Bob bitchen, The Lost Soul, Its worth a look!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-18-2014
Replies: 1,145
Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

Oh my that was a mess, and a grievous embarrassment to the Joly Roger..... Chuckles....
Thanks for sharing this one! Lol
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-26-2014
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Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

did i knot jus say th same thing ?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-26-2014
Replies: 1,145
Views: 80,567
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Is flying a pirate flag lame?

No it is not Lame. It is just fun. Who here is qualified to say? Judging the well intended fun-loveing actions of others flying The Jolly.
My boat i will paint it whatever colour i like (with the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-21-2014
Replies: 1,412
Views: 508,681
Posted By randyrhines
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-06-2014
Replies: 80
Views: 4,955
Posted By randyrhines
Re: What did you learn to sail on?

My first boat a Nordica 16' lotsa fun very forgiving lil keel boat, read on the computer how to sail, and went out trial and error, it was great fun! I was about 32 back then lol. Over 23 seasons in...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-31-2014
Replies: 1,412
Views: 508,681
Posted By randyrhines
Re: LED galley lighting

Very nice good tip , good job!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-30-2014
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,990,559
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Yes that rudder has be altered cut at the top and the sail drive the owner believes is not original either, that's obvious, just another thing that makes this boat so difficult to identify, I'm...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-30-2014
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,990,559
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Here's another pic. I think it's too high quality fibreglass work for home built built like a tank
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-30-2014
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,990,559
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Yeh I'm starting to thing it could be a home built, the closest I find might be a highly altered 1965 Bristol 27?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-29-2014
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,990,559
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Help me identify this 26 sailboat
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-29-2014
Replies: 6,762
Views: 1,990,559
Posted By randyrhines
Re: Interesting Sailboats

25905Can anyone identify this 26' sailboat I have looked all over the net and can't identify its maker
25905
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   03-11-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 41,424
Posted By randyrhines
Re: bayfied 25

Oh this what you do in the winter john lol
Sincerely randy hines
Forum: Apps & Authors   02-10-2014
Replies: 71
Views: 12,334
Posted By randyrhines
Re: The iPad thread! who uses an iPad for sailing?

And other stuff in my garage I don't need.......blue sky anchor for night sailing..... Everyone knows you dream sailing, at night, I seldom ever anchor at night..... If the solar winds are good, I...
Forum: Apps & Authors   02-10-2014
Replies: 71
Views: 12,334
Posted By randyrhines
Re: The iPad thread! who uses an iPad for sailing?

Yes that avatar is actually me, but no I don't smoke any more, I just like that ol pipe, taste like............victory......or is that smells like victory , yes smells like victory....hehe reminds me...
Forum: Apps & Authors   02-10-2014
Replies: 71
Views: 12,334
Posted By randyrhines
Re: The iPad thread! who uses an iPad for sailing?

And other stuff in my garage I don't need.......blue sky anchor for night sailing..... Everyone knows you dream sailing, at night, I seldom ever anchor at night..... If the solar winds are good, I...
Forum: Apps & Authors   02-10-2014
Replies: 71
Views: 12,334
Posted By randyrhines
Re: The iPad thread! who uses an iPad for sailing?

iPad 4 with Navionics, tried isailor and Navx not impressed but Navionics is easiest to use and I'm not the sharpest knife in the drawer or I would not have bought all 3 apps and maps....
Forum: Electronics   02-10-2014
Replies: 40
Views: 3,712
Posted By randyrhines
Re: ipad as instrumentation...

Just downloaded Navionics for my iPad 4 and some maps , this is the nicest nav app I have found way better than isailor or Navx
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-10-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 4,914
Posted By randyrhines
Re: 40' Bayfield Ketch

If you want to get somewhere quick you don't buy a sailboat, I enjoy the motion of my heavy displacement full keel Allied princess ketch, nice lines too, this is an old thread but still, heavy full...
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