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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-12-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By latitude_chaser
Thanks guys...and as a former infantry Marine,...

Thanks guys...and as a former infantry Marine, profanity is not a problem!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-11-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By latitude_chaser
No strut and thanks for the tip on the diameter.

No strut and thanks for the tip on the diameter.
Forum: Morgan   09-11-2008
Replies: 0
Views: 682
Posted By latitude_chaser
Need Some Help, Guys

Need the size of cutlass bearing for my 33 O/I with the original Perkins. Also need to know what size flax for the rudder post stuffing.
Here's a link to a post in the Gear and Maint section:...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-11-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By latitude_chaser
Follow-up Question

Need to find the size of cutlass bearing I need as I want to have it on hand when I haul out. Any help?:D
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-11-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By latitude_chaser
Thanks for all of the input, guys. And I...

Thanks for all of the input, guys. And I apologize for the delay in replying. We have the boat in a slip and intend to hit Glades in Nov to replace the bearing. The amount of play at or above 2000...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-02-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,777
Posted By latitude_chaser
Cutlass Bearing

Need info on cutlass bearing replacement on my Morgan O/I 33. Shaft is bouncing around a bit. I'm currently trying to get across the Okeechobee Waterway and am wondering if I need to find a place to...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-28-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 12,537
Posted By latitude_chaser
Hi guys...quick update. We left Hudson and are...

Hi guys...quick update. We left Hudson and are now sitting at Boca Grande Marina on Gaspirilla Island in a transient slip for the night. Still struggling with the Keys. Gustav and all those storms...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-18-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 12,537
Posted By latitude_chaser
Bob, that's exactly what I have been thinking...

Bob, that's exactly what I have been thinking about doing as it's getting pretty active out there, tropically speaking :o. How's the water level been on the lake? I know there were some posts...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-09-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 12,537
Posted By latitude_chaser
Sailinvibe, thanks for the info.

Sailinvibe, thanks for the info.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-08-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 12,537
Posted By latitude_chaser
Sailindog, I'll be in a Morgan O/I 33 with a 4'...

Sailindog, I'll be in a Morgan O/I 33 with a 4' draft. I'm starting to have second thoughts about spending much time in Key West.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-05-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 12,537
Posted By latitude_chaser
Sailing from Tampa to the Keys

I'm in the process of buying a boat in the Tampa area and want to get it to the Keys and points north on the east coast afterwards. I'm very concerned about sailing this area in Jul/Aug and was...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-19-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1,711
Posted By latitude_chaser
Good Luck, L.E.! I'm leaving Charlotte on...

Good Luck, L.E.!

I'm leaving Charlotte on Monday headed to Fla to do the same thing.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-05-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
Thanks, John, for the info.

Thanks, John, for the info.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-23-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 806
Posted By latitude_chaser
Great observations. I can't wait to put some of...

Great observations. I can't wait to put some of this advice to work!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-21-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
I really enjoyed your website, Mandalay. your...

I really enjoyed your website, Mandalay. your info on anchoring as well as the D.R. info was great! Thanks for the help.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-19-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
Thanks Peter and Bill.

Thanks Peter and Bill.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-18-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
Roger that, Peter and thanks! Also, thanks for...

Roger that, Peter and thanks! Also, thanks for your interesting observations. I have served in many "filthy" places :eek: and it's taught me to keep an open mind and try not to judge.
Thanks...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-15-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
re:

lizzandkevin,
If you guys do end up in T&C and/or Luperon, how about revisiting this thread and sending a real time recon report? :D
I'll be in Luperon Dec 31 and will need a few boat oriented...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-01-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
Oh I'll be enjoying it! We've got about two...

Oh I'll be enjoying it! We've got about two months to get the boat from Luperon to Fla. We'd like to take out time within reason. I'll check the guidebooks and charts. Seems like a long way from...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-31-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 3,405
Posted By latitude_chaser
Luperon to and through the Bahamas

The wife and I are going to be sailing north from Luperon leaving in early Jan. We're looking for any info/hints and tips from those that have made the trip. It'll be one way with Fla as the...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   04-02-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 1,915
Posted By latitude_chaser
Let's Get Something Going Here

I own "Pairadice", a C-28. Her hull # is 464. She is currently in a slip on Lake Norman in the Charlotte, NC area but we intend to have her trucked to the coast next year.
I've only owned her for a...
Forum: Learning to Sail   03-12-2006
Replies: 9
Views: 1,232
Posted By latitude_chaser
My first time ever sailing was 3 weeks ago on my...

My first time ever sailing was 3 weeks ago on my newly purchased Columbia 28. I read tons of books from Nigel Calder to Tania Abei. I even played "sailing simulators" online. I've been out a half...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   03-12-2006
Replies: 3,410
Views: 890,940
Posted By latitude_chaser
Lake Norman, NC this year. Myrtle Beach, SC next...

Lake Norman, NC this year. Myrtle Beach, SC next year.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-05-2006
Replies: 10
Views: 1,658
Posted By latitude_chaser
Videos

I just watched an interesting one. "Voyage of the Yes". It's about 2 kids in the Pacific on a Columbia 26 MKII.

Rick
"PairaDice"
Columbia 28
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