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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-14-2009
Replies: 34
Views: 4,702
Posted By lynn1120
We took the step with our beneteau 36

it has extended our season by about a month on each end- so that is a big bonus as that means almost six months in the water.

don't notice much difference in sailing, at anchor we tend to respond...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   09-11-2009
Replies: 62
Views: 12,648
Posted By lynn1120
mm, how about jetted bathtubs hidden beneath rear...

mm, how about jetted bathtubs hidden beneath rear berth? You gonna carry that much water?, or make that much water? I suspect it will become a deep storage locker.

Seriously, a BATHTUB! that...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   08-28-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,713
Posted By lynn1120
I would second the recommendation on Bobby Brown

I would second the recommendation on Bobby Brown
Forum: Electrical Systems   12-13-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 3,301
Posted By lynn1120
Our set up is a bit different--we have no shore...

Our set up is a bit different--we have no shore power, so we have a 15watt solar panel mounted on the stern rail to top off the batteries monday to friday, when we are at work. on weekends we have 2...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-18-2008
Replies: 80
Views: 5,348
Posted By lynn1120
Given your appreciation for proper effective design esthetic

Craig, I for one would welcome the opportunity to peruse an ad of your product at the top of the page instead of IGNORING all those dating single salors ads we are currently subjected to.....
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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-10-2008
Replies: 55
Views: 4,219
Posted By lynn1120
Oh.....my....

"I would think the most dangerous bits are actually not so much passages, but docking, other boats docking (and crashing into you), anchoring (and not being good at it), getting into shallower water...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-10-2008
Replies: 55
Views: 4,219
Posted By lynn1120
I' d go with Cam on this advice --You will never...

I' d go with Cam on this advice --You will never "know everything" before you do something for the first few times- but you should know the sailing basics and basic safety and survival skills before...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   11-09-2008
Replies: 55
Views: 4,219
Posted By lynn1120
welcome to sail net Duckie

You will find a lot of good people here.

You should try to take sailing lessons before a cruise-- you will learn much more about bigger boats if you have better idea of the basic principles of...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   11-08-2008
Replies: 138
Views: 13,830
Posted By lynn1120
Yeah, you are right ----it IS wrong-really wrong ...

Yeah, you are right ----it IS wrong-really wrong

I think you misread me, in my post I am looking for a CREW MAN- but face it, this thread was started from fantasy land,,,sigh :rolleyes:

I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-08-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 1,002
Posted By lynn1120
fair winds Fred!

I would imagine it was kind of strange suddenly being The Guy on a single man team--

when I was your age we had a comic book character caled Mighty Mouse, black tights red shirt and cape no less...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   11-08-2008
Replies: 138
Views: 13,830
Posted By lynn1120
wanted the perfect Crew Man

;) :p

Prefer one who has been struck dumb......
obedient....
goes like an energizer bunny......
has the tongue of an auctioneer.....
large trust fund....

successful applicants will be...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   11-08-2008
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By lynn1120
Hello!

Yeah, that learning curve is prety steep the first couple of years being an owner isn't it?

what is the sailing like in your area?
Forum: Chartering   10-30-2008
Replies: 34
Views: 4,325
Posted By lynn1120
link to good bvi info-- trip reviews

google traveltalkonline
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-24-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 743
Posted By lynn1120
txs sd--market reports jamming up my server--...

txs sd--market reports jamming up my server-- could not get to google
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-24-2008
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By lynn1120
re haul out

Be prepared to feel ill and nauseous when the boat is in the slings and being moved out of the water--It is not just because you are new at this or the boat is new to you-- we all feel that way,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-24-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 743
Posted By lynn1120
sounds like you need to do a "refresh"

itis not very clear in the manual how to do this-- i struggled with it this fall-- I am at work so don't have access to manual-- let me know if you need a copy-- i can try to get it to you when i get...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-02-2008
Replies: 28
Views: 2,560
Posted By lynn1120
It actually depends on the boat manuf

The non nafta tax may not even come up or be an issue if the manufacturer produces or produced some boats in NA
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-24-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 6,936
Posted By lynn1120
You must have reeaaalllly long legs or a good stool

I am tall and on our Cat30 V birth I would have to jump up and in--- so I agree that mem foam etc etc is a huge improvement on original cushions but my , the height you would have to leap..an...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-24-2008
Replies: 89
Views: 8,902
Posted By lynn1120
I have been looking too

Hi Dan

I have some of the same issues-- I am going to try out a cover from Lohmann sails in BC Cda. I have nothing to do with the Co but the simple two piece-- no buidling of a winter structure...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-22-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 2,041
Posted By lynn1120
Hmm if that had been my vessel

the status and state of the equipement is my issue/fault, not my admiral's

sounds like some upgrading is in order:(

oh well -- perhaps the treasury department will allow that to happen...:;)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-17-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 3,514
Posted By lynn1120
some friends you have there-- not every one out here

is living with their first cousin......
here from just north and east of you





or see this if you are getting tired of feed lot ads on TV
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-12-2008
Replies: 98
Views: 6,833
Posted By lynn1120
Prayers and best wishes to all in the storms' path

Looks like it is going to be a busy season-- stay safe
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-08-2008
Replies: 34
Views: 1,842
Posted By lynn1120
Smile 'olla Fred-- how'd go man? Yugo fass enuff?

[QUOTE=OPTIMANIA;362489]Hi I have a national Championship this friday, saturday and sunday 5,6 and 7 of september.:) :) :) :rolleyes: :rolleyes: ;) ;) ;)

:cool: :cool: :cool: :cool: :eek: :eek:...
Forum: herSailNet   09-04-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,895
Posted By lynn1120
Ref Ziplocks--

yes the recipe is good

ZIPLOCKS ARE YOUR BEST FRIEND

they make good mixing bowls, marinating dishes, portable sinks on picnics in addition to keeping dry stuff dry/crunchy and wet stuff...
Forum: herSailNet   09-04-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,895
Posted By lynn1120
Yes CD, kids or no, our lunches are very simple hand foods too

Baby bell gouda cheese and apples, perhaps some trail mix--or left overs, if there are any :rolleyes:
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