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Search: Posts Made By: midnightsailor
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Day Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 936
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Tomorrow we move aboard and set off

Congrats ! on another who's doing it! Living the dream! Wishing you a safe and wonderful Rick aboard Seasop
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Day Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 2,036
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Headed for LI Sound and Beyond

Been following your progress from Seasop anchored at Coecles Harbor Shelter Island. Just finnishing breakfgast too but nothing as fancy as your fare, just some fried eggs and toast and kielbasa but I...
Forum: Electronics 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Installing SSB antennae on boat without a backstay

Thanks all for presenting me with some good choikces , now todecide on which ! But exploring the options is always fun.:):)
Forum: Electronics 5 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 294
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Installing SSB

Oh I like that sugestion ! Unfortunately this boat already has insulators installed.:( But I now have a better underdstanding of how this connection needs to be made. There is a lazerette on the aft...
Forum: Electronics 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By midnightsailor
Installing SSB antennae on boat without a backstay

I am wondering what choices I might have for installing an SSB antennae system om my Freedom 33 Cat Ketch, which because of the freestanding carbon fiber spars has no standing rigging ,not to mention...
Forum: Electronics 5 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 294
Posted By midnightsailor
Installing SSB

I am installing an Icom model 802 SSB and AT140 Tuner using a Kiss ground plane counterpoise . My installation directions say that the Tuner should be mounted as close as possible to the antennae...
Forum: Freedom 5 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 2,923
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Freedom 39 Express

Well , I had my Freedom 33 hauled yesterday, bottom painted and zincs replaced, by 3:00 PM she was back in the water and I was out for my first sail on her in two years !! She sailed beautifully and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 5 Days Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 2,036
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Headed for LI Sound and Beyond

Good to hear that youve gotten off with a great start! I just finally got my own boat finnished, bottom painted and zincs installed yesterday and dropped in the water. Took her out for her first...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 1 Week Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 3,770
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Thoughts about liveaboard

i Say go for it , you said yourself you were happiest when living in the 5th wheel and you are correct that your husbands skills will be an asset. The one thing that might be difficult is living...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 1,705
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: New halyard: Sta-Set or Sta-Set X?

I never cared for the StasetX , much to stiff and dosn't run through blocks worth a darn. I think the VPC is an excekllent line ,it is low stretch , runs easily in blocks, coils easily but reasonably...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 2,036
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Headed for LI Sound and Beyond

Since I take it you will be coming down the sound, as you you get close to the east end of Long Island Both Port Jefferson Harbor and Mattituck Inlet are good places to lay over for the night. Both...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 1 Week Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 2,036
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Headed for LI Sound and Beyond

Look forward to following you Haleakala on AIS and perhaps we can hook up and of course always willing to lend a hand or info if you make it to my homeport of Greenport. The sailing here is always...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 1,254
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Refrigeration questions

I just installed an Adler Barber supercoldmachine and it was simple to install and works great. I just had my first ice cold beer from it and yesterday it was scotch on the rocks, yes I can make ice...
Forum: Freedom 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 2,923
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Freedom 39 Express

Well I finally got the cover off Seasop my Freedom33 CatKetch and finnished installing the Fireplace and refrigeration and almost done with new exhaust system. Then it's off for a short haul to have...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-05-2012
Replies: 26
Views: 1,206
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Where to get information about inlets after Sandy?

You might get some helpful information from Tom & Mel Neale's East Coast Alerts: tomneale@boatus.com via response.boatus.net el Neales East Coast Alerts:

I suscribe to this through Boat US, but...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-27-2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,780
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Adrift: 76 Days Lost At Sea

Medsailor,
That was a very good and extensive list of survival accounts. I have read all of them and get great inspiration from them. There is only one I can think of that you missed and that is...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-16-2012
Replies: 76
Views: 4,731
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Critique This Cockpit

Looks like an Alden to me also. And it looks very tight getting around from the wheel, but do like the clamshell seats on the coamings.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-11-2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,747
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Keel bolt torque values ????

FWIW: I just came across the following keel bolt torque specifications on another Sailboat Forum. This was taken it said from DIY magazine 2004-3 :
KEEL BOLT TORQUE SPECS :
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-22-2012
Replies: 175
Views: 92,433
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Show me your sailboat's interior

tried to post some of my Freedom 33 but not sure if I am doing it correctly. :confused:
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-04-2012
Replies: 39
Views: 5,166
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: material choice for new cabin cushion covers..

My friend who has done custom upholstery for years showed me some cotton upholstery twill which is super soft and comfortable and tough'. can be unzipped from cusions and easily laundered. now I...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-22-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,596
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Freedom 36/38

Welcome to Freedom ! I am the very happy owner of a Freedom 33 Cat Kethch with the Deep fin keel and Tall rig. I can't comment specifically on the Freedom 36 but in general, they are very well built...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-12-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,828
Posted By midnightsailor
Re: Lead Keels

I have just finnished preparing my lead keel for painting. I followed west systems recommendations and first stripped keel to bare lead and sanded it to bright metal. I also wiped it down with...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-24-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 1,343
Posted By midnightsailor
Here's t you getting well, getting well quickly,...

Here's t you getting well, getting well quickly, and getting back to your family and your sailing, Thanks for adding so much to sailnet. Rick
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-17-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 3,706
Posted By midnightsailor
Denise, thanks for drawing my attention to this,...

Denise, thanks for drawing my attention to this, I am deep in fantasy right now thinking about purchaising her and restoring her to like new. Henry nevins built some great boast, some wonderful...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-08-2010
Replies: 186
Views: 31,981
Posted By midnightsailor
I am still waiting for my flag and bracelets...

I am still waiting for my flag and bracelets which I ordered about 2 weeks ago. Not to rush anyone but I get a little nervous as the date approaches and I sure would like to display Courtneys flag on...
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