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Search: Posts Made By: joseph53p
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-25-2003
Replies: 3
Views: 6,347
Posted By joseph53p
varnish removal

What is the best(easiest) way to remove exterior varnish without doing harm to adjacent gelcoat/fiberglass? Joe
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-09-2003
Replies: 7
Views: 1,189
Posted By joseph53p
internet boat sales

No teak decks--solid glass, as is the hull. Feel free to e-mail, (jlkmd@yahoo.com)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-09-2003
Replies: 7
Views: 1,189
Posted By joseph53p
internet boat sales

Can anyone recommend particular websites where one can advertise a boat for sale, with photos, etc.? Boat is located in Annapolis, Wauquiez 37. Is Sailnet''s the best, or are there others to...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available 05-14-2003
Replies: 5
Views: 1,272
Posted By joseph53p
need 2 experienced crew

Hi Doug. This is unrelated to your post, but I am considering taking off solo, and I was wondering if you enjoyed your experience. What was the time frame, and did you find it easy to meet people?...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-13-2003
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By joseph53p
cell phone coverage

Hi Paul. I sail out of Annapolis, and I''m considering a trip to Maine this summer. I have ATT now, and I''ll compare rates, coverage, etc. I guess I thought I could get a signal a little farther...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-08-2003
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By joseph53p
cell phone coverage

Wondering what service provides best East Coast (Fl to Maine) coastal coverage,and how far out? Thanks, Joe
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-21-2002
Replies: 15
Views: 2,986
Posted By joseph53p
Cabin sole finish

Can the polyurethane be applied over old varnish, or do you have to go back to bare wood?

Thanks, Joe
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-07-2002
Replies: 28
Views: 3,028
Posted By joseph53p
tired of cleaning my teak

No one has mentioned the best of all--Honey Teak. (www.signaturefinishes.com, I think). It is a two part process, can be done in one day, and looks like ten coats of varnish, and lasts forever. ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-26-2002
Replies: 10
Views: 2,002
Posted By joseph53p
racing bottom

Thanks for your reply. Are the hard paints like VC that much faster than ablatives?

Thanks
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-26-2002
Replies: 10
Views: 2,002
Posted By joseph53p
racing bottom

I am interested in putting a decent racing bottom on my 37 foot boat, now painted with Micron CSC ablative, which works fine for preventing growth where I sail (lower Chesapeake). What steps should...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-18-2002
Replies: 5
Views: 1,187
Posted By joseph53p
choice of nonskid paint

I am repainting the deck of my 37 ft. sloop, and I need to choose a paintable nonskid surface. I would appreciate any suggestions, experiences etc. with Interlux microspheres vs. sand vs. whatever...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-16-2002
Replies: 10
Views: 2,492
Posted By joseph53p
Feathering Props

I had a Luke feathering prop fail repeatedly, at very inopportune moments, despite going back to Luke for fixing.

I have a two blade Maxprop now, never fails, great product support, and very low...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-16-2002
Replies: 5
Views: 12,284
Posted By joseph53p
Whisker Pole vs Cruising Spinnaker

I agree with the asymetric crowd. I singlehand a 37 foot sloop all the time, with an autopilot, and I love the asymetric with snuffer. It doesn''t do well dead downwind, but it''s more fun, more...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-15-2001
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By joseph53p
freshwater systems

Welcome all recommendations re: freshwater pumps, 3-4 outlets, ie. Whale vs. Shurflo vs.Flowjet. Concerned about noise, dependability, need for accumulator tank.
Thanks, Joe
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-02-2001
Replies: 1
Views: 1,015
Posted By joseph53p
Treadmaster removal

I''m looking for suggestions as to the best way to remove old Treadmaster from my deck, especially with regard to the residual glue/gunk underneath it. I''m thinking heat gun, but maybe someone has...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-08-2001
Replies: 9
Views: 3,643
Posted By joseph53p
SSB Ground and SSB vs. Ham

Greg-

Thanks for your message. Do you think the copper strapping is better than a "shoe" on the bottom such as a Dynaplate? Also, if my thru hulls aren''t bonded now should I just connect...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-29-2001
Replies: 6
Views: 1,228
Posted By joseph53p
Heading South?

I keep my boat in the water year round in Hampton, VA. It''s a piece of cake. I keep a little space heater with a thermostat down below, and a light bulb in the engine compartment, and the engine...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-29-2001
Replies: 9
Views: 3,643
Posted By joseph53p
SSB Ground and SSB vs. Ham

I am considering installing an HF radio on my 37'' Wauquiez sloop, which already has an insulated backstay per a previous owner. I am interested in hearing opinions about SSB vs. HAM, ie. would I...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 01-29-2001
Replies: 21
Views: 4,845
Posted By joseph53p
singlehanding

I am interested in hearing of the experiences of people who have set out cruising alone, or who have met those who sail alone. In particular I am curious as to whether these individuals tend to be...
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