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Forum: Pacific Seacraft   05-27-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,412
Posted By Wannafish
I moved my 34' Seafarer (already on a custom...

I moved my 34' Seafarer (already on a custom built trailer) from Detroit to Manistee Michigan (about 200 miles) using a nearly new 1 ton Ford Diesel pickup. I would not want to go any farther than...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-08-2009
Replies: 23
Views: 2,116
Posted By Wannafish
WOW! That one was just too easy!! Wish I'd...

WOW! That one was just too easy!!
Wish I'd have thought of that...

Way to go JRP :)
Forum: Racing   04-07-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 5,365
Posted By Wannafish
SD - What's your point? :laugher (Maybe they...

SD - What's your point? :laugher
(Maybe they have a R e a l S l o o o w connection and it's just now updating...)


:clobber
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-07-2009
Replies: 73
Views: 5,591
Posted By Wannafish
My take from what I've read here is that the...

My take from what I've read here is that the harbormaster informed them previously not to feed the ducks because of the mess made on the docks. The woman offered to keep the docks cleaned off. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-01-2009
Replies: 1,112
Views: 285,183
Posted By Wannafish
White Lake MI to WI

http://s714.photobucket.com/albums/ww146/Gottahunt/
http://s714.photobucket.com/albums/ww146/Gottahunt/th_P1010054.jpg Lake Michigan
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-26-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By Wannafish
6061 T6 will work, but 5052 has more options for...

6061 T6 will work, but 5052 has more options for welding it "correctly".
6061 T6 was developed for designs where it is used as a structure (think airplane or bridge) as opposed to simple tank...
Forum: Learning to Sail   03-24-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Wannafish
I heard there's a school for that...:D

I heard there's a school for that...:D
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-19-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 3,396
Posted By Wannafish
Unless you have a press fit pin (which you...

Unless you have a press fit pin (which you wouldn't want in a clevis), you are going to have "point loading".
The shear strength is the cross sectional area of the pin ( Pi X r X r ), doubled for...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-16-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 5,420
Posted By Wannafish
I really liked the S2 8.0 I sold a couple years...

I really liked the S2 8.0 I sold a couple years ago...I'd buy another in a minute. It was quick on the wind and responded quickly to even the lightest puffs. Pointed very high...kind of spoiled me!...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-11-2009
Replies: 227
Views: 32,615
Posted By Wannafish
That's good, cause I've LOST money on every boat...

That's good, cause I've LOST money on every boat I've owned (6 = 3 sail, 3 power). Would I do it again? You bet. I love boating!
Forum: Chartering   03-11-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 4,461
Posted By Wannafish
I don't feel they "berated" a vendor - only spoke...

I don't feel they "berated" a vendor - only spoke about their experience.
I don't know about anyone else, but I feel this site is exactly where this issue should be placed. I know about the RULES...
Forum: Living Aboard   03-06-2009
Replies: 412
Views: 109,367
Posted By Wannafish
Why ?? I like to Drive... :laugher

Why ??
I like to Drive... :laugher
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-25-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,114
Posted By Wannafish
Tager, This is neither here nor there, but I'm...

Tager,
This is neither here nor there, but I'm curious as to the price the boat was listed for at the time it was purchased for $1250.
I have more money than that into just going to look at the 34'...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-20-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,147
Posted By Wannafish
The goal of everyone aboard is to "come up" one...

The goal of everyone aboard is to "come up" one more time than they "go down"...:D
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-19-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,147
Posted By Wannafish
Perhaps a high speed submarine near the...

Perhaps a high speed submarine near the surface...?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-16-2009
Replies: 84
Views: 4,604
Posted By Wannafish
Lake Michigan. Was in Muskegon for several years...

Lake Michigan. Was in Muskegon for several years - going to be either Mansitee for Frankfort this year.

Come on Warm Weather!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-16-2009
Replies: 84
Views: 4,604
Posted By Wannafish
That's me. It's unfortunate that such...

That's me.
It's unfortunate that such sniveling has taken over on here. I visit to learn and give insight (which I have very little of) when I can. I'm astounded that Moderators (or former...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   02-14-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 609
Posted By Wannafish
It wouldn't be a "coral" reef. It would be a...

It wouldn't be a "coral" reef. It would be a "plastic replica" of a coral reef.

My suggestion would be to haul a barge behind you with a processing unit on it - that way you don't have to come...
Forum: Learning to Sail   12-11-2008
Replies: 63
Views: 4,728
Posted By Wannafish
I was a power boater for 20 years before I bought...

I was a power boater for 20 years before I bought my first sailboat - a 33' Hunter. Never had been on a sailboat before but was sure I could figure it out. Best advise I can give (based on...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-22-2008
Replies: 44
Views: 6,351
Posted By Wannafish
What's wrong with Michigan? It only takes a few...

What's wrong with Michigan?
It only takes a few days to make it across Lake Michigan! :D
Forum: Living Aboard   09-17-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 4,012
Posted By Wannafish
"Well I called a few marinas and I believe they...

"Well I called a few marinas and I believe they said that instead of being $9 a foot per month it was $13 or so, or instead of $7 it would be $9. I will have to check back on that because that is def...
Forum: Learning to Sail   09-08-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 1,622
Posted By Wannafish
...Provided there are any jobs left by then.

...Provided there are any jobs left by then.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   08-25-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 2,945
Posted By Wannafish
I don't know about the boat - but I will say that...

I don't know about the boat - but I will say that it has been my experience that old sail boats are GENERALLY worth LESS than what is being asked for them. If viewed in that aspect, can you tell us...
Forum: Living Aboard   08-06-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 2,389
Posted By Wannafish
"..and I would still be a part of the Navy and...

"..and I would still be a part of the Navy and earning good money."

Maybe it's just me, but I didn't understand this statement. Can you clarify?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-06-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 2,054
Posted By Wannafish
Why not have both? I have a 30 ft. SeaRay...

Why not have both?

I have a 30 ft. SeaRay with twin V-8's. Yes, it does love the fuel, but I love to fish. 4 downriggers on my 41' sailboat would look odd, not to mention the thought of the...
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