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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-31-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
Finally back to work

Well, after a bit of a hiatus I'm finally back to work on the boat. Between a heavy work load, getting engaged and my fiance graduating Navy Basic there just wasn't any time. Glad to be making...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-31-2012
Replies: 36
Views: 6,527
Posted By TravelinJack
I dig it dude!

I dig it dude!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-28-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By TravelinJack
That almost makes me want to cry, wish I was...

That almost makes me want to cry, wish I was there. Great video.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-28-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
I certainly will Jim. I know the feeling. I wake...

I certainly will Jim. I know the feeling. I wake up at 6am every morning, but have been staying up until 1am or so going through thread after thread reading comments and articles trying to soak up as...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-27-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
@Bljones - I decided to go with the scrub brush...

@Bljones - I decided to go with the scrub brush and a bucket of water route after inspecting all the little areas water could find it's way into bad spots. I did use the pressure washer to wash the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-27-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
@Decap06 - I have some of that oxyclean here at...

@Decap06 - I have some of that oxyclean here at the house, that I use for my tile floor grout. I'll definitely give it a go in the morning.

@ Ranger - I'm absolutely enjoying it! I'm like a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-27-2012
Replies: 19
Views: 1,775
Posted By TravelinJack
Just a blip in the long list of a$$hats that...

Just a blip in the long list of a$$hats that preach this. The night before the rapture (round midnight) a few friends and I put out full sets of clothes in random areas about five or six if I recall....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-27-2012
Replies: 36
Views: 6,527
Posted By TravelinJack
posting pics

Pretty east to do. Set up an online picture hosting acct, I use Photobucket.com. upload your photos. Once you've done that you can view them in an album. Move your cursor over the picture and a few...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-27-2012
Replies: 36
Views: 6,527
Posted By TravelinJack
Hey Qualicum, any chance we could see some pics...

Hey Qualicum, any chance we could see some pics of Wrinkles?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-26-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
Scruba dub dub

Had a little bit of a thunder boomer over the last couple of days around here. Boat took on a little water.
http://i98.photobucket.com/albums/l268/jch10381/Boat%20Pictures/IMAG0250.jpg

The floor...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-25-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,638
Posted By TravelinJack
I'm with SloopJonB on this, one warning is...

I'm with SloopJonB on this, one warning is sufficient as far as I'm concerned. After that, the story would be reporting the number of injuries and that the boat was sunk.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-25-2012
Replies: 436
Views: 58,118
Posted By TravelinJack
I'm 30 and my girlfriend is 27. Just got a...

I'm 30 and my girlfriend is 27. Just got a Catalina 22 that I'm fixing up this past weekend, but started sailing with a buddy of mine on Lake travis a few years ago on his Laser and his Catalina 27....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-25-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
Once again Jim I do appreciate it. Lots of good...

Once again Jim I do appreciate it. Lots of good info there. In fact I shouldn't have checked sailnet while I was at work. I ended up spending an hour and a half surfing those sites, and ended up...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-24-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
I had a feeling that might be the case. I do have...

I had a feeling that might be the case. I do have a new adjustable motor mount that came with the boat, but was never mounted. It seems I'll be trolling craigslist in the near future for something...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-24-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
Thank you Jim, I just registered with them as an...

Thank you Jim, I just registered with them as an owner last night. The oldest brochure I saw was for the mkII though. I believe they started making those in 86 or something like that. I did email...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-24-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
@ Perithead - The biggest repair I can see so far...

@ Perithead - The biggest repair I can see so far is yanking out the swing keel and taking care of the rust issues. It looks like one of the cleats was damaged at it's mounting points and they did a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-24-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
I appreciate the pointers on the clean out,...

I appreciate the pointers on the clean out, hopefully when the rain stops I'll be able to give it a go. I do believe I'll start with low pressure and see where that takes me.

As far as the...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   01-24-2012
Replies: 3
  Howdy
Views: 313
Posted By TravelinJack
Much appreciated!! Hey Perithead, I started a...

Much appreciated!! Hey Perithead, I started a resto thread (hopefully in the proper forum section) here: http://www.sailnet.com/forums/gear-maintenance/83061-my-c-22-project.html#post820701
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-24-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 3,757
Posted By TravelinJack
My C-22 Project

I picked up a project boat this past weekend after a year of planning to go down and pick it up. With work and preparing for my girlfriend to leave for Navy boot camp, I just kept putting it off. Not...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   01-24-2012
Replies: 3
  Howdy
Views: 313
Posted By TravelinJack
Howdy

Well, a little about me. I'm 30 years old and I grew up on the Texas Gulf Coast from Galveston Bay on down to Laguna Madre primarily on fishing boats, but some floating condos to. I've always had a...
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