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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-21-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,150
Posted By Gryzio
Wink I just throw some guesses

So far the Kite look good.

My friends and me play a game called; Whatisit? :confused:

Normally we find things no one ever seen and see if someone guess what it is. :rolleyes:

I have seen...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-20-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,168
Posted By Gryzio
The link is Atlantic Sail Traders, I think they...

The link is Atlantic Sail Traders, I think they sell sails and on the left click; Measuring for your sail.
Atlantic Sail Traders - Used sails, New sails, Sail Broker (http://usedsails.com/)
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-20-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 3,571
Posted By Gryzio
Red face I do what I can do

There many ways a person can make money. I try to keep this short.

1. Stocks and FOREX. If the pros really knew anything they would not need my money.

I use a simple no greed approach. Buy low...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-01-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,903
Posted By Gryzio
All I know is; I can bring 2 wild women onboard...

All I know is; I can bring 2 wild women onboard and a ton of drink and food and my boat can weigh 2200 pounds more. :rolleyes:

Sometimes we can tell the truth and sometimes we may exaggerate in...
Forum: Living Aboard   01-30-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 8,312
Posted By Gryzio
:( My friend ........ I not know what to say to...

:( My friend ........ I not know what to say to be honest

I think it has/is becoming a small amount of integrity of people. It a two way street of trust! The marina want a reputable person as the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-30-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 3,845
Posted By Gryzio
Wink Been there!

I not sure my answer help, but this a little about our Catalina, now understand!!!

This was for fun and learning!! :rolleyes: We (my friends and me) love experimenting with boats.

It...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-29-2009
Replies: 25
Views: 2,061
Posted By Gryzio
Right now I connect only one at a time. We are...

Right now I connect only one at a time. We are playing around with a wind generator and use the Water Heater coil as a dump.

You can only select one or other "Load Control" or "Diversion Mode", if...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-28-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 4,190
Posted By Gryzio
I just bought a 1973 Santana 21' to have a winter...

I just bought a 1973 Santana 21' to have a winter hobby. No engine, no sails $250 and that may be more than it worth.

The compression post is cracked/split and the 6 keel bolts (Retractable) have...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-28-2009
Replies: 25
Views: 2,061
Posted By Gryzio
Morningstar 45 amp charge controller Model...

Morningstar 45 amp charge controller Model TriStar TS-45 it work for both Solar and Wind.
The dump is hot water heater. Not that I need as my hot water is solar too, but, it good for cold cloudy...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-28-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By Gryzio
Talking I hope the link work. It may be a good deal. ...

I hope the link work. It may be a good deal.

Myself, I look here;
1 to 100 Watt Solar Electric Panels (http://store.solar-electric.com/1to39wasopa.html)

I feel they educate you and not push...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-27-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 2,982
Posted By Gryzio
Lightbrights?

When I worked for a Computer Manufacturer back in the early 1980's we rob parts off boards that were thrown away. My main wants were LEDs and the large power capacitors (caps) from power supplies...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-26-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 1,786
Posted By Gryzio
I tried to find a picture of the inside of a...

I tried to find a picture of the inside of a Kells 21'. I did see the outside of a 23' and it probably similar.

I am working on a Santana 21' for my winter hobby time. Going to be my "Gunkholer"....
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   01-24-2009
Replies: 72
Views: 8,507
Posted By Gryzio
No TV, as mentioned I can play on Laptop, but, I...

No TV, as mentioned I can play on Laptop, but, I never bring DVD's.

I do have a small radio and it receives shortwave too. It is fun to play with to see what I can hear, or is that, hear what I...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-23-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,007
Posted By Gryzio
Talking 1973

Yep, this is in a 1973 Santana 21' back when they made big bulky stuff that requires big holes! :laugher

So, I guess it actually does go through the hull and not shoot through the hull? :hammer
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-23-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,007
Posted By Gryzio
Question Whatisit?

I am going to call this a whatisit? :confused:

Much different than a whatchamacallit! :rolleyes:

It looks to be a through the hull depth, speed, temp something? :(

Has 2 wires; red and...
Forum: Living Aboard   01-17-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,426
Posted By Gryzio
First; I guessing there been enough said for the...

First; I guessing there been enough said for the question. :o

I did want to say I was looking at those rocker stoppers on the inet yesterday and thinking they be cheap enough to try, but, the...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   01-16-2009
Replies: 133
Views: 17,320
Posted By Gryzio
When I was a child, for a hobby I assembled model...

When I was a child, for a hobby I assembled model cars, planes and ships.

My mother gave me some really cool sewing thread, black and thick. Made nice looking rigging on my ships. :rolleyes:
...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-12-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 6,870
Posted By Gryzio
I do understand what you say in next post. But,...

I do understand what you say in next post. But, it hard to reach the one boat point for myself without seeing the bottom.

I set a guideline I follow for boats as to survey or just look myself....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-11-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 6,740
Posted By Gryzio
This all I know. True-Wind Calculator...

This all I know.

True-Wind Calculator Formulas
** Apparent-Wind (AW) and Apparent-Wind Degrees off the bow (D) are known. }

Y = 90 - D
a = AW * ( cos Y )
bb = AW * ( sin Y )
b = bb - BS...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-11-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,730
Posted By Gryzio
Cool Hope this help

First, it been a long time I read these articles and I just go search to find them again. :rolleyes:

The first article, I believe they eventually give this free boat to someone else and the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-06-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By Gryzio
This a hard question to be truthful. :p ...

This a hard question to be truthful. :p

Many factors are involved. I like to play with boats and I also like to experiment. :rolleyes:

My woman ask a few months ago a question similar to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-06-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 3,199
Posted By Gryzio
Talking Bragging Rights

I try to tell a short story. There much to say, but, I trying to keept short. :rolleyes:

The first boat company I worked for, I was 16 years old and work a few hours everyday after school and...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-06-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 1,735
Posted By Gryzio
Looks like V.D. to me, typical of stray cats....

Looks like V.D. to me, typical of stray cats. :laugher

It may be something you not want to get, considering the price. ;)

I would not want to say 1/2 price is good either, there are a few...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-04-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 1,101
Posted By Gryzio
Cool Cool

Just wanted to say; you think like me on this. Many times I have bought a cheap boat and play around with it. Then give it away.

I been looking at an old Columbia 8.3 meter (Dry Docked for years)....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-03-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 1,101
Posted By Gryzio
One thing about opinions is, you can get 100 and...

One thing about opinions is, you can get 100 and each be different.

If, you can get a large % of opinions that seem to say the same thing, you may follow that advise with "fair" results that you...
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