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Search: Posts Made By: MarioG
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 541
Posted By MarioG
Re: Drilling out stainless steel screws :(

When drilling stainless steel you want to drill real slow.

You could cut a grove in the head and use an inpack driver / hammer to remove bolts.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 450
Posted By MarioG
Re: What would happen?

Costa Rica would be where you would find me.
Forum: Endeavour 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By MarioG
Re: Shower Plumbing Endeavour 33

Cal on my 79 E-32 the shower is pumped overboard. The thru-hull is located under the transom.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By MarioG
Re: Where to start for a wannabe cruiser?

Welcome to Sailnet. You found one of the great place to start.

Un-like you I had very little sailing experience before becoming a full time cruiser, but sites like this made getting the knowledge...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 53
Views: 2,767
Posted By MarioG
Re: Rebel Heart- Keeping positive

I hope everything works out for them.
Its a shame the media was clueless and didn't seem to care about getting ant of the facts straight.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 742
Posted By MarioG
Re: Miami Vice Threads

Been on a few Endeavour 42s very nice interiors and very spacious.
Forum: Living Aboard 1 Week Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 26,269
Posted By MarioG
Re: Cats on Board

Stupid thats the name of my cat, has already used up 3 of his 9 lives by going overboard. He really is not very graceful. He is not good crew, lazy,( thinks he can sleep on my chest when I nap),...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 2,314
Posted By MarioG
Re: Your anchor is too big

Understanding that we live on the hook at least 350 days out of the year, having an oversize anchor makes the first mate sleep well at night. In the beginning she wasn't happy unless I put out both...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,270
Posted By MarioG
Re: How to sell a 32 foot Downeast sailboat

you can also put an E-bay ad with a buy it now at your asking price. I and I'm sure others look at the boats on E-bay. I one my 2nd boat on E-bay and know if I don't stay off their site might endding...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 3,070
Posted By MarioG
Re: Surviving Storm

hey where you guys with the great advise when we were knocked down during a Nor easter on our 1st coastal sail? I only have to agree about the hypothermia because I was 1 degree away from it when I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 1,205
Posted By MarioG
Re: Anchor and Chain for sale

Hey I would have bought it , but some guy decided to buy me a whole new setup after he ran across my anchor rode.

I say sell it if you don't need it.
Forum: Endeavour 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By MarioG
Re: Shower Plumbing Endeavour 33

Mine is a pull swith next to 115 outlet.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 3,070
Posted By MarioG
Re: Surviving Storm

In those conditions I would just pucker up put my head between my legs and ...well you know thw rest.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,249
Posted By MarioG
Re: Fire ! / Heat Damage

Ron I would say you are very lucky as I don't see any thing other then what you have described.

I would make sure to have a few qualified people look at it as I'm sure after Sandy the insurance...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 49
Views: 2,611
Posted By MarioG
re: What made you buy your boat?

Bought our current liveaboard boat because its what the wife wanted. When she told me what the requirements were it sounded like she wanted an Island Packet. When I figured I could basically have...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 77
Views: 3,981
Posted By MarioG
re: Maiden Voyage Newbie Trainwreck

Im with bijones, if nothings broke you have gained the understanding what sailings about.

I would check for water or trash in your fuel, that and to make sure your fuel system is bleed right.
...
Forum: Living Aboard 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By MarioG
Re: looking for marina

Annapolis landing is a good liveaboard marina . I do think Ferry point marina on the Magathy might be worth a look.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 85
Views: 3,126
Posted By MarioG
Re: Any options for recovering lifelines?

What about just removing all the plastic coating. Most new boats are just the stainless cable, you might just need to wax yours to keep from staining. make sure there safe first.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 2,252
Posted By MarioG
Re: Notice To Mariners: New Reef off Key West

Was in not like watching a 5 yr old playing with matches? How many times did someone say "thats a disaster waiting to happen!"
With out question the man should not have spent $8k on it in the fist...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 812
Posted By MarioG
Re: Help me pick a sailing dinghy

I have a Walker Bay 8. One of these might meet your need. ours is used more for shore to ship runs, Easy to row and fun to sail if your not expecting a racing dinghy.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 1,061
Posted By MarioG
Re: Sewmanship--How to become a God of Sunbrella

My wife has a lot of sunbrella aboard and has made a bike bag, grill cover, cockpit cushion covers, hatch covers and on an on. She seems to enjoy it and she really has the boat looking great. I...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 1,012
Posted By MarioG
Re: Storage Unit?

If you have stuff that you won't need to use for 5 yrs, what can it really be worth? I don't mean to sound harsh about it, but it is only stuff and if you really needed it then you would take it with...
Forum: Chrysler 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By MarioG
Re: Rudder Replacement

Try www.Chryslersailor.com great group
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-11-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By MarioG
Re: Not your typical anchor question

Cthoops I think if you went up a size or 2 with a Danforth you would be very happy and it won't cost as much as most of the other anchors. I have a Danforth on my E-32 that's meant for a boat in...
Forum: Outboard 03-10-2014
Replies: 46
Views: 1,487
Posted By MarioG
Re: Lightest dinghy motor available

I have one of the cheap $60 electric trolling motor on my walker bay that pushes it along well. I use a 24"x24" roll up solar panel to charge the battery. Even thou its not for salt water it has held...
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