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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-21-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 1,248
Posted By avenger79
Re: replacement sailing-buddy required

too bad you're in the UK. I recently lost my ride for bigger water.

the language (I was prev Amy Artillery), the dog and the humor would have worked well.

if you ever decide to sail state...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-19-2015
Replies: 53
Views: 2,078
Posted By avenger79
Re: First sail report!

awesome!! congrats. at least you didn't forget the plug
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-08-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 986
Posted By avenger79
Re: this death crap needs to stop.

thanks for all the well wishes guys.
learning many new things as I go, mostly things I need to do to make this process easier on my son, should the unthinkable ever happen to me.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-07-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 986
Posted By avenger79
Re: this death crap needs to stop.

Thanks very much all for the kind thoughts. She was a very sick woman, her time on earth was ended last night.
she appeared to be at peace with her decision to stop all the meds and treatments....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-06-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 986
Posted By avenger79
this death crap needs to stop.

I have had a crap year this year. lost a pet, than my step dad, than Greg, now my mom has elected to go into hospice. apparently she has roughly 1 more week. went in for a broken hip, had surgery,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-02-2015
Replies: 103
Views: 5,546
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Attitude Sucks

yeah it's funny most businesses are willing to treat their employees like complete crap and other employees see it happen. than they turn around and tell employees they should "take ownership" hep...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-02-2015
Replies: 103
Views: 5,546
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Attitude Sucks

been through a lay off that was similar myself. now days people think I'm selfish as I work for me. that is not to say self employed, I work for a company but I give them no special loyalty at all....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-30-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 2,000
Posted By avenger79
Re: looking for co-skipper

would be very interesting to know how that one turned out. I would have to go with "lisa was really a guy, or just a troll trying to see how many hard-dicks would come running"

in every avenue of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-30-2015
Replies: 103
Views: 5,546
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Attitude Sucks

Bum on a Boat seems a very respectable title to me. LOL
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-30-2015
Replies: 173
Views: 13,789
Posted By avenger79
Re: Why I like this Picture...

it's not sailing but at least a silent boat. took my kayak out on lake michigan for the first time. was an awesome day. was taken by Door County. Whitefish Bay Dunes. very foggy day and than the wind...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-30-2015
Replies: 103
Views: 5,546
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Attitude Sucks

seems like lots of good/parental advice so far. I'm assuming you aren't a teen (I know I read your age) and have no intention of returning to work so the whole make sure they remember you means...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-24-2015
Replies: 17
Views: 835
Posted By avenger79
Re: First time mast UP!

look at the bright side. at least you're in SC so you have some good weather still to come. we are running out of time up here.

my best pics this year have actually been from kayaking. here are a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-24-2015
Replies: 17
Views: 835
Posted By avenger79
Re: First time mast UP!

congratualtions!!

I remember the first time I lifted up the mast on my little 19 footer. I kept waiting for it to just go right over and land on the roof of my truck. LOL

I still haven't done...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-20-2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By avenger79
Re: Thank You, Sailnet

you mean the head don't you? LOL:eek
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-20-2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By avenger79
Re: Thank You, Sailnet

very cool. will be looking for it
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-20-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,007
Posted By avenger79
Re: Hunter 212 - Good deal or not?

that boat is a very nice boat to sail. not sure where the above comment about circumnavigation came from. no you won't do that with her. check the cable that drops the keel, not fun if they snap, and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-23-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By avenger79
Re: battery box mounting

anyone willing to answer would qualify as a pro in this context. LOL

good points there. a couple notesd though. this is a small day sailer. only one battery to run a trolling motor. floor of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-23-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By avenger79
battery box mounting

question for the pros. I am trying to mount a battery box in my boat. location is easy, there is a compartment under the port side seat with a slot for wires to exit. the question is how do you...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-20-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 3,689
Posted By avenger79
Re: Sad news

I do wish he had invited me along as well that day, at least with two of us (crew) on board it may have been different. Funny I felt "weird" about having a knife with me. I know why I put it there,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-17-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 3,689
Posted By avenger79
Re: Sad news

very sad, I had just started sailing with Greg late last year. The 44 foot was a new boat to him. He was an incredibly nice person who was willing to share his knowledge of sailing with anyone.

...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-22-2015
Replies: 61
Views: 2,774
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Tow vehicle

not sure I'd totally agree with that. I had a '71 Ford and a '79 Dodge that both had turned the clock over a few times before they were retired.

I think it's more about how you take care of it...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-21-2015
Replies: 61
Views: 2,774
Posted By avenger79
Re: My Tow vehicle

looks like a clean truck. congrats you know maybe...lol
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-15-2015
Replies: 14
Views: 2,394
Posted By avenger79
Re: Boat porn

wow 169 feet and only 3 cabins for 6 guests? that seems a bit strange. I guess the crew would take up space as well but still seems it could have more sleeping area than that.

very nice looking...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-10-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 4,004
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

completely agree. I haven't found many "bad" roads in the area. LOL

Friend of mine showed me some photos from Utah as well. that looked amazing. haven't gone yet, but, someday.....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-10-2015
Replies: 87
Views: 4,004
Posted By avenger79
Re: What to take, toss, sell or store

some of my favorite adventures have been on bikes throughout the southeastern US. My son was pictured in Honda magazine a few times on a couple of our rides. he even got youngest passenger at a...
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