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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-30-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By Garffin
Yes sir. Have the charts for the whole trip....

Yes sir. Have the charts for the whole trip. Bought them last year at Bacons.  I did have a gps but I will not have it onboard for this trip. I threw it in the gulf this spring. Gulf of Mexico that...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-29-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By Garffin
Pic of the boat on the hard

http://i579.photobucket.com/albums/ss232/garffin/Boat10.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-29-2010
Replies: 51
Views: 4,713
Posted By Garffin
Not all.

Not at all! Sounds like that guy might have circumnavigated one too many times  I know some people have no common sense at all. If you’re not local and you come into an anchorage and someone ask...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-29-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By Garffin
And yes it is a wooden boat. :)

And yes it is a wooden boat. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-29-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By Garffin
My new/old boat??? going from CT river to MD

Test pics. see if i remeber how to do this :)
http://i579.photobucket.com/albums/ss232/garffin/Boat7.jpg


http://i579.photobucket.com/albums/ss232/garffin/Boat10.jpg

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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-29-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1,821
Posted By Garffin
Sailing south from LI sound to Annapolis Md! I did it again.

Hi guys, you guys help me out a lot last year on my trip down south on my Bristol 24. Well I now have a better/bigger boat. And I will be making the trip south once more. I don’t have my laptop with...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-29-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,292
Posted By Garffin
Sold the Bristol today and getting a new boat.:)

Just sold my 25” Bristol today and I am not too happy. I only had the boat for a short time but I need a bigger boat. I am looking at a Shipman 28’ right now in good shape. Thinking I am going to be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-26-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,245
Posted By Garffin
WARNING!!! To Chesapeake Bay boaters

Right now the water is up to the top of my dock here on the South River. High Tide is not for another 3 hours. Just to let all the Bay Boaters Know the snow melt is making a high tide, high. Dan
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   12-24-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,800
Posted By Garffin
Dang that looks like fun! I use to make small...

Dang that looks like fun! I use to make small wood kayaks and small rapids to see how the boat would handle in a certain rapid. But making a sailboat and racing them well that just looks fun..

Dan
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-24-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 2,137
Posted By Garffin
mmm party

mmm party
Forum: SailNet FAQ   12-24-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,914
Posted By Garffin
I agree with superpickle :) Just go for it. Dont...

I agree with superpickle :) Just go for it. Dont hit another boat and stay onboard! Rule 1 have fun.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   12-24-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 331
Posted By Garffin
I was going too.

I was going to be sailing over the holidays but rain on the 26 and 27. Rain/ice is no fun to sail in in the winter. I did go out yesterday. :) Awesome day. Hope you and your family have a good...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   12-23-2009
Replies: 462
Views: 29,356
Posted By Garffin
All I know about the C&D is that the Army Corps...

All I know about the C&D is that the Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) watchs all the traffic in Chesapeake City very closely with huge screens. They will nail your butt to the wall if you screw up in...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   12-23-2009
Replies: 462
Views: 29,356
Posted By Garffin
Who was at fault in this video! YouTube...

Who was at fault in this video!


YouTube - Massive Yacht Collision and Destruction (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hj__uyWgeWY)
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   12-23-2009
Replies: 462
Views: 29,356
Posted By Garffin
FYI the C&D canal is the busiest canel in the US...

FYI the C&D canal is the busiest canel in the US and the 3rd busiest in the world atm. :)
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   12-23-2009
Replies: 462
Views: 29,356
Posted By Garffin
I don't know about that. I do know that on the...

I don't know about that. I do know that on the C&D canal the commerical ships always have the right away and recreationsl vessels proceeding with the current have the right of way over the those...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-23-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 851
Posted By Garffin
Well what ever it is it works great in 10-15 knt....

Well what ever it is it works great in 10-15 knt. winds. I was doing like 5.5easy all day. It can upwind really good also.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-23-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,130
Posted By Garffin
Very nice! What those kids are doing now they...

Very nice! What those kids are doing now they will never forget! Good Job!! Dan
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-23-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 1,601
Posted By Garffin
All I can say is I hope the food is warm and the...

All I can say is I hope the food is warm and the wind is fair. Happy holidays to you and the crew. Dan
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-23-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 851
Posted By Garffin
One more pic of that sail. ...

One more pic of that sail.



http://i579.photobucket.com/albums/ss232/garffin/100_0382.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-23-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 851
Posted By Garffin
My big sail. What is it.

Ok this is the second time I have gotten this sail out of the bag and the first time I have used it. What is it? a big jib or geno? Its a really nice sail.


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Forum: Chesapeake / Central US east coast   12-23-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 932
Posted By Garffin
Who was that going into the West River today?

Went out for a sail and didn't see but two boats all day. The one sailboat I did see was coming from the south and she went into the West River. That was about 3pm ish. Oh what type of sail do I have...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   12-22-2009
Replies: 462
Views: 29,356
Posted By Garffin
I think this is the first thread that I have read...

I think this is the first thread that I have read twice! Thanks Dan:)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-22-2009
Replies: 71
Views: 7,396
Posted By Garffin
I paid 325$ and had a guy the other day try and...

I paid 325$ and had a guy the other day try and give 3k for my boat. I would sell it right now for 5k Danhttp://i579.photobucket.com/albums/ss232/garffin/mainjpg2.jpg
Forum: Introduce Yourself   12-22-2009
Replies: 2
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Views: 387
Posted By Garffin
Nice! Send us some pics. I love pics:) Dan

Nice! Send us some pics. I love pics:) Dan
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