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Search: Posts Made By: jerryrlitton
Forum: News Feeds 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Possible human remains found inside sunken sailboat off Key Largo - Local 10

"The boater took a photograph, alerted authorities and left the area"

No so strange anymore. Too many people don't want to be involved however they will hang around to take a picture or a video....
Forum: Diesel 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 521
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: When you need just a little more power

That will pull several dirty bottoms. Damn.
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger 09-08-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 671
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Darwin award averted?

Maybe some Chlorox is needed for that gene pool. Just saying...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-07-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,282
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Exceeding Hull Speed in Flat Water: Fantastic Sailing in Ideal Conditions

Yeah, kinda figured it was a paddle wheel. Great speed, must have been a blast.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-07-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,282
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Exceeding Hull Speed in Flat Water: Fantastic Sailing in Ideal Conditions

You have to remember that "GPS" speed does not really tell you anything about boat or aircraft performance since it is telling you speed over the ground, not through the water or the air. If you are...
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger 09-06-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Four planes, ship rescue yachtsman sailing from Brisbane

Still wondering how to measure those seas from that picture......
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-26-2014
Replies: 377
Views: 28,925
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: $3000/mo cruising budget

I think both of these threads are saying pretty much the same thing. There is no magic amount of monthly income to cover all of the variables. (But of course some amounts are more magic than others)...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-25-2014
Replies: 377
Views: 28,925
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: $3000/mo cruising budget

I don't think Mike was trying to be a "benchmark". He was just relating his experience concerning this thread. Between you and I there will always be people who will do just fine on 500 USD a month...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-25-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 384
Posted By jerryrlitton
Saltram Saga 40

I am sort of of looking at a Saltram in Phuket. It was made in 1980 and it has an external cast iron keel. Is there anything I should be concerned about ref that keel? Thanks in advance

Jerry
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-21-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

Hola Len, no not yet. I am presently in Nigeria dodging the boko haram and Ebola. Matt is helping me look for a boat in that area. It will be good to see you all again ASAP my friend.
Jerry
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-21-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

Len, let me know when you and yours are returning. I will be sure to drop in again and I am sure Matt will be close too.
Jerry
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-20-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month or $75K Price of Freedom

Too funny, if you go forward a few pages (page 22) you will see some fine examples of free wifi in Phuket...illustrated too.
Jerry
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-16-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

Bravo dude, very very bravo.
Forum: Chartering 08-16-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 975
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Best Bareboat Charter companies in Phuket Thailand?

Send a pm to Aeventyr60. He lives there and will be able to steer you right.

Jerry
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-22-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 2,236
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: So why leave?

Because they are cruising.

Jerry
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 02-22-2014
Replies: 377
Views: 28,925
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: $3000/mo cruising budget

Maybe we need to define cruising again.

I have read this thread and the 500USD/month thread quite thoroughly. On this one the rule seems to be find an expensive spot (whether it is a mooring or a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-16-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By jerryrlitton
aeventyr60

Hey you all, I am at the airport in Langkawi, Malaysia heading to my abode in BKK. I need to tell you about my latest experience. I met aeventyr60 in Phuket again about week ago. he was kind enough...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-16-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 2,288
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Alan Payne Koonya

Hello Matt, sorry for the late Short answer to your question is no, I did not even look at it. However I did look at a great boat recently with...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 02-13-2014
Replies: 377
Views: 28,925
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: $3000/mo cruising budget

http://s228.photobucket.com/user/jrryri/media/20140213_193447_resized.jpg.html?filters[user]=55117447&filters[recent]=1&sort=1&o=0
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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-10-2014
Replies: 2,880
Views: 339,425
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Big Freakin' Sails

Smack, here we are N 07.48.33 E 098.57.933 leaving the dream Great sail East from Phuket. Anchored off shore about .3nm. BBQ pork loin, veggies and beans. Ice cold beer. We are enrout to Langkawi...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-09-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

Dude, if you were actually in there and really using wifi we have other issues happening....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-09-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

JohnE and MikeR, I was searching for a free wifi in Phuket when I discovered Aeventyr60 engaged in other than wifi communications.

Out of the graciousness of his heart and hard work he negotiated...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-07-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Voyaging on $500 per month

Your biggest risk will be the fall in the loonie. Good times for the maple leaf are short lived.ask the aussies with a 20 percent haircut recently.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-07-2014
Replies: 2,491
Views: 172,560
Posted By jerryrlitton
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 02-06-2014
Replies: 68
Views: 3,252
Posted By jerryrlitton
Re: Magnetic Variance

when you give a bearing, you normally give it from a known point, just like you just did. Red 34. You see your point, you glance at your compass and give your bearing from in magnetic. Simple.
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