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Search: Posts Made By: bubb2
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Day Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 1,065
Posted By bubb2
Re: How do you stretch your season in the northeast

Become a hard water sailor
http://graphics8.nytimes.com/images/2009/02/13/travel/13iceboats-600.jpg
Forum: Learning to Sail 3 Days Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 1,832
Posted By bubb2
Re: Docking and Undocking

The space ship Enterprise undocks, the rest of us that own sailboats cast off.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 657
Posted By bubb2
Re: Boat registration NY/NJ

NY, the state of your residence. Just like if you bought a car in Jersey
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5,316
Views: 368,410
Posted By bubb2
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

Good to know. I will keep that in mind when reading your posts.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-29-2014
Replies: 41
Views: 2,053
Posted By bubb2
Re: RYA yachtmaster vs USCG license Captain vs ICC

Yachtmaster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Coast_Guard_Charter_Boat_Captain's_license
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-29-2014
Replies: 41
Views: 2,053
Posted By bubb2
Re: RYA yachtmaster vs USCG license Captain vs ICC

If you ever want to carry passengers in the US for hire. A USCG licence is the only one recognized.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-02-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 710
Posted By bubb2
Re: Gennaker that is undersized - dangerous?

I have both on my boat, one undersized (chicken chute) and full sized. I find we use the undersized about 2/3 of the time. I sail in crowded waters and I like being able to see under it as it flies...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-30-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By bubb2
Re: Insurance Question

Yes, a hurricane would be considered an "act of God" by insurers and therefore you can not assign liability to a specific party. It is not a boatowners fault if his boat wound up in someone's living...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2014
Replies: 243
Views: 17,511
Posted By bubb2
Re: 1989 Hunter 40 - A million questions.

you use cheek blocks mounted at the ends, line and small jam cleats to make your adjustments. We are talking 1/4 inch stuff.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2014
Replies: 243
Views: 17,511
Posted By bubb2
Re: 1989 Hunter 40 - A million questions.

You use pipe caps on both ends that you drill though and thru bolt eye bolts to attach your hooks.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2014
Replies: 243
Views: 17,511
Posted By bubb2
Re: 1989 Hunter 40 - A million questions.

if you are going to try the pvc pole thing for a 40 foot boat I would go with 2.5 inch and 2 inch, just sayin'
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2014
Replies: 243
Views: 17,511
Posted By bubb2
Re: 1989 Hunter 40 - A million questions.

You are not going to need a pole for the assym if you keep the main down and use a tacker. That being said, I once built an adjustable pole using a section of 2" pvc and a section of 1.5 pvc that...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2014
Replies: 243
Views: 17,511
Posted By bubb2
Re: 1989 Hunter 40 - A million questions.

Absolutely, They are not that hard to rig or gybe and they do a better job than a large jib the deeper down wind you go.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-04-2014
Replies: 243
Views: 17,511
Posted By bubb2
Re: 1989 Hunter 40 - A million questions.

Smack, I have both an .75 oz and 1.50 oz assym. I use a atn tacker when running, it keeps the chute on the center line of the boat. I don't use the main much as most of the time I am alone. I find I...
Forum: Beneteau 12-28-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By bubb2
Re: Modified strainer lid for flushing and winterizing

Exactly, been doing that way for years.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-16-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,911
Posted By bubb2
Re: insurance Edward William Marine Services

Let me explain, I spent 30 years in insurance. Every time a claim is denied the insured is always upset and disagrees as to the reason it was denied. But to denied a $5,000 claim tells me the Co....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-16-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,911
Posted By bubb2
Re: insurance Edward William Marine Services

I am not upset, I am not the one out $5,000. I just like to know the whole story, that's why I would like to see the quote and the policy. What you have been calling a warning is a simple notice...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-16-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,911
Posted By bubb2
Re: insurance Edward William Marine Services

You have moved on just enough to keep posting one sided snarky remarks about a co. when you are not willing prove the accuracy of your claims by post copies of the quote or policy. What you call...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-16-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,911
Posted By bubb2
Re: insurance Edward William Marine Services

If you pasted "various places" it should not be any trouble for you to paste them here also. Your "warning" would carry more weight.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-16-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,911
Posted By bubb2
Re: insurance Edward William Marine Services

So this is you.
http://www.noonsite.com/General/GlobalYachtingServices/Insurance/research-your-insurance-company-to-avoid-a-refused-claim

Your story is as old as the ages. Person feels they were...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-16-2013
Replies: 72
Views: 3,945
Posted By bubb2
Re: "Paying" friends wanting to go on the boat.

As an old Charter Capt. lets go over the expenses to get a charter business started. If you go to Sea School and all associated costs to get your license : $1500. USCG requires it you are a boat...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-05-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 5,590
Posted By bubb2
Re: how do i make it warm

Make a Simple Solid Fuel Stove For Your Boat (http://www.bluemoment.com/simplestove.html)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-01-2013
Replies: 5,316
Views: 368,410
Posted By bubb2
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

Yeah Sully's site was where YOU ran to after being banned here for insulting Bob's wife. Then over there you said Bob was lying and you never said anything about his wife. It must be very...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-08-2013
Replies: 5,316
Views: 368,410
Posted By bubb2
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

:laugher:laugher:laugher

My youngest son just got his learners permit. He has visions of a Ferrari as a first car. Dad is thinking Checker cab.:D
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-08-2013
Replies: 5,316
Views: 368,410
Posted By bubb2
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

I agree, if we would apply BS's logic to cars we would all be driving Sherman tanks.

I been biting my lip reading this thread as I have been involved in a sailboat collision. My little plastic...
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