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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-16-2010
Replies: 164
Views: 16,158
Posted By justjon
I worked as a "utility man" at Gortons of...

I worked as a "utility man" at Gortons of Gloucester years ago and after cans were filled and sealed they were put in giant pressure cookers to sterilize the contents. Of course the pressure may have...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-15-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,168
Posted By justjon
I have to mention ... do you have any idea how...

I have to mention ... do you have any idea how cold Boston harbor is in the winter?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-22-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 2,524
Posted By justjon
you would have and should have lost eBay...

you would have and should have lost eBay arbitration.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-28-2010
Replies: 62
Views: 6,011
Posted By justjon
Hows this ??? Cal 2-27 for $2000, hit by a jet...

Hows this ??? Cal 2-27 for $2000, hit by a jet ski, split the hull 10 feet back on both sides at the "tupperware'line". $4000 later, new paint, batteries, electrician, hull repair. sail covers and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-28-2010
Replies: 16
Views: 9,986
Posted By justjon
Thanks for the advice and the pictures. I can see...

Thanks for the advice and the pictures. I can see now that the wear areas look great in contrast to the satin areas. i'm heading that way..
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-28-2010
Replies: 16
Views: 9,986
Posted By justjon
I have started my interior (Cal 27 - lots of...

I have started my interior (Cal 27 - lots of wood)and have been using exterior Petite varnish .. very high gloss. I'm worrying that this will look a little to slick? How do you feel about high gloss...
Forum: SailNet FAQ   06-28-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,206
Posted By justjon
Love the Plasteak! just so expensive ... I'm...

Love the Plasteak! just so expensive ... I'm thinking about trying Home Depots snap together wood flooring, no holly contrasts but some claim good water "resistance". I mean if the cabin floor gets...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-30-2010
Replies: 285
Views: 85,827
Posted By justjon
Wow, what an educatuion! So this means that for...

Wow, what an educatuion! So this means that for me to reinstall my VHF radio which consists of one conection that I soldered and shrinkwrapped, I have to buy a $40 tool and the proper marine grade...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-08-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 3,258
Posted By justjon
I looked at your steel crossmember pictures and...

I looked at your steel crossmember pictures and you scared me .. Now how do I see it without cutting into the cabin sole? How would I know if I have "it" or not? manufacture dates? and if not steel,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-08-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 2,590
Posted By justjon
well I hope he does post a new thread because I'm...

well I hope he does post a new thread because I'm ready to talk about it ....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-08-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 3,258
Posted By justjon
I love my ancient Cal 2 27, solid as a rock,...

I love my ancient Cal 2 27, solid as a rock, faster then lots of others espcially in low winds.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 807
Posted By justjon
In Southern California, we have dive services...

In Southern California, we have dive services that will scrape the boat clean monthly for $28 (I have a Cal 2-27). What kind of paint should I put on my boat and will I need the service. The boat has...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-14-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 9,519
Posted By justjon
I agree, way to high, to much work. I do like Cal...

I agree, way to high, to much work. I do like Cal 25's, easy sailing Ok for weekends. but it's a buyers market out there. I would Look around more
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