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Search: Posts Made By: rsn48
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-13-2007
Replies: 72
Views: 9,006
Posted By rsn48
The over pricing at West Marine is well known by...

The over pricing at West Marine is well known by most experienced boaters. For my wife, in Vancouver BC, I bought one of those electronic relief aids for sea sickness - I paid $165 Canadian. I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-13-2007
Replies: 26
Views: 2,368
Posted By rsn48
Water powered generators

In reading past issues of Practical Boating out of the UK, I have run across, a number of times, a generator powered by a prop in the water; this seems reasonable to me. Since it hasn't been...
Forum: Catalina 12-12-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 5,947
Posted By rsn48
Congrats on your purchase, being on the water is...

Congrats on your purchase, being on the water is awesome and the Cat 27 sails very nicely. Here's a line with the purists I like to use: they'll say, "well the boat is a production boat!" I will...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 12-10-2007
Replies: 13
Views: 2,839
Posted By rsn48
If you have that much time on your hands, why not...

If you have that much time on your hands, why not go to the "new Desolation Sound" - the Broughtons; you'll love it. You could easily do both. You definitely need to purchase one of the guides for...
Forum: Catalina 12-10-2007
Replies: 1
Views: 1,137
Posted By rsn48
Anyone Purchase Sailnet sales - happy?

Looking to purchase some new sails and sailnets prices seem good - to good compared to up here in occassionally sunny Vancouver BC. Have any of you purchased sails from sailnet and are you happy with...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-15-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 2,338
Posted By rsn48
So I gather you are in the Vancouver area, where...

So I gather you are in the Vancouver area, where will you be mooring the boat?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-14-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 2,338
Posted By rsn48
We wait with baited breath to hear what you have...

We wait with baited breath to hear what you have acquired. Congrats on your new boat, whatever it is.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-10-2007
Replies: 14
Views: 1,549
Posted By rsn48
To get the arc of the deck, I was going to use...

To get the arc of the deck, I was going to use one of those tools that has thousands of little spikes and you press down on it and the spikes move into the shape of that which it is pressed against;...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-09-2007
Replies: 137
Views: 7,524
Posted By rsn48
While walking my dog, I struck up a conversation...

While walking my dog, I struck up a conversation with a new granddad seeing his baby son for the first time; he is a power boater, I a sailor. I was talking about how much fuel power boats use and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-09-2007
Replies: 14
Views: 1,549
Posted By rsn48
Installing a windlass on a curved deck with base

I spotted the article here on installing windlass's and I thought eureka, I finally have found a solution, but alas no. I am installing a manual windlass and have a slight curve to my Catalina (75)...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-02-2007
Replies: 26
Views: 6,256
Posted By rsn48
From your other post in the Hawaii to Seattle,...

From your other post in the Hawaii to Seattle, the boat seems to have most repairs requiring items less than $200 (like through hulls and electric motors, etc). It looks like the perfect Northwest...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-02-2007
Replies: 17
Views: 1,761
Posted By rsn48
I wish I had a video camera. You should have...

I wish I had a video camera. You should have seen my dog come running, wondering what the h... was making that funny noise on the video. He jumped up by the computer tilting his head first to one...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-01-2007
Replies: 28
Views: 4,008
Posted By rsn48
If you can start a web site on your upgrades,...

If you can start a web site on your upgrades, they can be amazingly helpful to others who own the same boat. Below are two Catalina examples I resource a lot:
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-01-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By rsn48
Another "Bravo Zulu" to the USCG from the Wet...

Another "Bravo Zulu" to the USCG from the Wet West Coast of Canada. Some of the rescues in Southern Coastal BC waters is carried out by USCG, just as some North Washington Coastal waters rescues are...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-01-2007
Replies: 14
Views: 2,181
Posted By rsn48
I have a 75 Cat 27 and there are definitely days...

I have a 75 Cat 27 and there are definitely days I wished I had purchased newer as to upgrade this puppy isn't cheap. The early Catalina's definitely prove that the manufacture didn't know how to...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 11-01-2007
Replies: 3,316
Views: 615,756
Posted By rsn48
Coastal BC and Gulf Islands

Coastal BC and Gulf Islands
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-01-2007
Replies: 22
Views: 2,619
Posted By rsn48
I agree with the others, once you get to a...

I agree with the others, once you get to a certain size, don't trailer it; and if you could, it wouldn't be pleasant. Enjoy the large boat for what it has to offer.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-31-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 3,009
Posted By rsn48
Pirates of the Caribean volvo race. I believe in...

Pirates of the Caribean volvo race. I believe in this first video they aren't racing however the rest they are; Giulietta, you'll like these:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1gcvHBd7oc
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-31-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 3,009
Posted By rsn48
Sailormann, I posted another video with the same...

Sailormann, I posted another video with the same tune "Into the Mystic." This video features a famous sailing vessel known to most Canadians, Bluenose ll. The original Bluenose was a true "working"...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-30-2007
Replies: 30
Views: 4,400
Posted By rsn48
Congrats on your new boat, any pics?

Congrats on your new boat, any pics?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-30-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 3,009
Posted By rsn48
Soggy Wombat, thought the civil ware series tune...

Soggy Wombat, thought the civil ware series tune is a great tune, it isn't sailing related. Lots of great tunes I'd love to post, but they don't fit the criteria listed in the original post. Even...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-29-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 3,009
Posted By rsn48
The Fisherman ...

The Fisherman

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXWXe-0Wsow

Northwest Passage

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz6vU1iSA0k

Sailing to Philadelphia:
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-29-2007
Replies: 30
Views: 4,400
Posted By rsn48
I just read the Lat 38 story and the 21 foot boat...

I just read the Lat 38 story and the 21 foot boat would probably be okay if it had left about 6 weeks earlier, but the weather has been bad earlier this year.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-29-2007
Replies: 30
Views: 4,400
Posted By rsn48
Sailboy21, if you look back a few posts in this...

Sailboy21, if you look back a few posts in this thread, you'll see a Pan Pan was issued by the American Coast Guard 19 October; no had seen or heard from them and were concerned so a Pan Pan for all...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-26-2007
Replies: 35
Views: 3,009
Posted By rsn48
eherlihy, Iím surprised you didnít choose this...

eherlihy, Iím surprised you didnít choose this one:

Styx - Come Sail Away

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BARLfUmyBJA
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