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Search: Posts Made By: Rhapsody-NS27
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 4 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 650
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Dear Annapolis...

Not on Saturday - football game.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,555
Posted By mrhoneydew
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

Guess I'm in the "can't take it with you" crowd. Had a house years ago and the maintenance was far more time consuming between the yard and house. Had the well-paying desk job too. Neither of which...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,555
Posted By travlineasy
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

WOW! Just catching up on the thread this morning. Had to read four pages to do this, but I'm amazed, like Mike, at the cranky posts. Cruising is supposed to be fun and exciting, and for the most part...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-02-2014
Replies: 62
Views: 2,345
Posted By mitiempo
Re: High out put alternator

An ACR is a very simple 3 wire installation. Positive to each battery (large cables) and a negative small wire. It is totally automatic - parallels the battery banks when a charging current is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-02-2014
Replies: 62
Views: 2,345
Posted By deniseO30
Re: High out put alternator

I did it.."2 weeks max!". took over 2 months LOL Links to my discussions.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-23-2014
Replies: 1,201
Views: 391,559
Posted By TakeFive
Re: Low buck projects- Let's see 'em!

I made a fenderboard out of 2" schedule 40 PVC pipe. The pipe is actually about 3" OD, very thick, sturdy, and stiff. I bought a 10' length and cut it into two pieces and made two of them like this:...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-23-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,308
Posted By casey1999
Incredible Restoration and Sailing Yacht

Found this on the net. Incredible restoration and look at the speed she sails- magnificent. It is nice people who have the money, can and do restore such works of art. Much better return on...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 06-10-2014
Replies: 73
Views: 7,111
Posted By dvuyxx
Re: Before and After Photos - Show Us!

Rhapsody, this is where the Lifesling cover came from:
Lifesling Cover (
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 06-09-2014
Replies: 36
Views: 2,146
Posted By Captainmeme
Re: Why Are Aluminum Mast Painted?

There is an anodizing process that imparts color to the metal. So you can have your mast anodized and the looks of painted too.

Daniel, check out AAA Custom Anodizing & Metal Finishing. They are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-21-2014
Replies: 53
Views: 5,167
Posted By travlineasy
Incredible hull cleaner, dirt cheap and fast.

It's rare that I post in this area of the forum, but I thought this would be very beneficial to everyone.

Last week, I was looking to begin the arduous, annual task of cleaning and waxing my...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-04-2014
Replies: 43
Views: 3,724
Posted By Shinook
Re: Sailing around the world on a $10,000 sailboat

What were they asking for her?

If they interior is missing, at least they saved the next person the effort of taking it out :) The deck was definitely stripped down and left out, you can tell the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-03-2014
Replies: 43
Views: 3,724
Posted By Shinook
Re: Sailing around the world on a $10,000 sailboat

No, I took it myself. We were looking at a Pearson 35 in nearby a yard and she was one of the boats in the derelict section, which is one step from "abandoned" (a pile of boats in the corner of the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-01-2014
Replies: 131
Views: 13,121
Posted By Group9
Re: Florida is at it again

Yeah, but the problem with any kind of legislation like this is that it can be introduced over and over and over again until it passes. They won't stop. Every time they lose, they identify why they...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-23-2014
Replies: 44
Views: 1,801
Posted By paulk
Re: Advice on redesigning cabin layout

First thing to do is to get up to Brooklyn and get a book or two on joinery and boat interiors at the Woodenboat store. If you have a chance, get down to Tennant's Harbor & check out the boat they've...
Forum: Learning to Sail 03-05-2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,238
Posted By Multihullgirl
Re: Dropping the hook for the here ok?

Just received a newsletter from AC in which they discuss 'tiles.' this may be of some help:

">>> The Companion Tile Saga >>>

You can count on problems developing with any version 1.0 software...
Forum: Learning to Sail 03-04-2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,238
Posted By RichH
Re: Dropping the hook for the here ok? is a great guide to the *common* anchorages along the ICW.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-21-2014
Replies: 24
Views: 1,306
Posted By smj
Re: Nature's Head or Airhead

We've owned two NH and one Airhead. For us the NH wins hands down. The NH is much more user friendly as the Airheads thumb screws used to remove the urine bottle and solids container are a pain in...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-16-2014
Replies: 28
Views: 2,248
Posted By JonEisberg
Re: Amazing Homebuilt Sailboat

RESTLESS is the most impressive homebuilt project I've ever seen, no question...

Guess you haven't heard, but Bob sadly passed away a couple of years ago... He lived to see the completion of his...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-13-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 826
Posted By capta
Re: What's the best was to seal my stanchion bases?

I'm a little confused why no one (Rhapsody-NS27 has it, but hasn't used it yet) uses the one product specifically designed for bedding things on boats, any more. Bedding compound. I've used it for...
Forum: Engines 01-27-2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,718
Posted By capttb
Re: Engine hose(s) removal,, help

Could try these if you think they might help
BDGPL300HG, Set, Pliers, Hose Grip, Extended Reach, 3 pc....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-27-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 951
Posted By zz4gta
Re: How to rig a Sta-lok terminal

+1 I'm a Hayn and CS Johnson dealer and Greg is correct. Hi-mods (Hayn) are the only ones that are completely re-usable (assuming normal use). Sta-loks (CS Johnson) and Norseman require new parts.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-26-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 1,019
Posted By Joel H.
Re: Bummed...

I was at the show Thur. evening.
I had a good time, but it was obvious the show was significantly smaller this year. Both ends of the venue were cordoned off because the space was not needed. Also,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-22-2013
Replies: 33
Views: 1,777
Posted By janice142
Re: Does a first sail ever go as planned?

I'm certain you made the proper choice to return to the dock and fix the problem... part two, not going back out was an equally good decision. All too often when tired (or stressed) mistakes happen...
Forum: Provisioning 10-10-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By bwalker42
Skillet Lasagna

I made this last night and it was still delicious!
I even used some of the cheese I had made.

It serves 5-6 people

10 lasagna noodles (1/5 16 oz pkg)
1.5 lbs ground beef (the lower in fat...
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