SailNet Community - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 31
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: proflyer
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-24-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,278
Posted By proflyer
Re: Datamarine Dart

Talk to DMI Marine inc. They are down near Boston and they specialize in repairing and manufacturing replacements for Datamarine equipment, easy to deal with. I have used them about four times for...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-10-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By proflyer
Re: Taking advantage of commercial airline when in Emergency?

You would need a vhf radio capable of transmission on 121.5 mhz. That is the frequency we monitor on oceanic legs.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-21-2013
Replies: 130
Views: 7,802
Posted By proflyer
Re: What are your other passions?

Flying (any type of plane) is my first love but since I can no longer pass a medical I sail that is my #2 love. I was lucky that I was able to fly for 50 years

John
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-26-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,182
Posted By proflyer
I call it a clutch

I call it a clutch
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-28-2011
Replies: 64
Views: 5,704
Posted By proflyer
Barretts privateers. Canadian celtic song

Barretts privateers. Canadian celtic song
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-21-2011
Replies: 162
Views: 15,991
Posted By proflyer
72 and sail mostly single handed, going to...

72 and sail mostly single handed, going to Desolation this July with my daughter and son in law. Looking forward to it. I had a bypass three years ago but things have finally settled down now. I will...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-18-2011
Replies: 39
Views: 4,196
Posted By proflyer
My instructor was Case De Beer he passed away...

My instructor was Case De Beer he passed away about five years ago.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-17-2011
Replies: 39
Views: 4,196
Posted By proflyer
34ft Bavaria at telegraph harbour marina on my...

34ft Bavaria at telegraph harbour marina on my "coastal skipper" ISPA course. great instructor!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-11-2010
Replies: 367
Views: 34,035
Posted By proflyer
I am amazed at all the negativity. having raised...

I am amazed at all the negativity. having raised a daughter who did every adventurous event that was possible, I think that if Abby was my daughter
I would be proud of her achievements. She tried...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-01-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,704
Posted By proflyer
Thanks Faster, I was in Victoria for a heart...

Thanks Faster,
I was in Victoria for a heart operation and it got cancelled so we walked the docks in victoria Friday night and looked at the boats then went to Clova point for the start. The breeze...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-23-2010
Replies: 96
Views: 7,436
Posted By proflyer
P/O called it FarFetch because he brought it out...

P/O called it FarFetch because he brought it out from Ontario.
I like it so it stays
Forum: Cruising and Sailing with Children   12-15-2009
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By proflyer
My thirty eight year old daughter says that her...

My thirty eight year old daughter says that her first memory is being in the cockpit of my Jouette 26 lying on the floor and looking at the stars while I made hot chocolate. She was three years old. ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-23-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,517
Posted By proflyer
It sounds to me that you have an alternator...

It sounds to me that you have an alternator problem, on my boat the RPM will not read if the alternator is not working. last year I had a problem with the alternator cutting in and out and it was the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-04-2009
Replies: 90
Views: 5,108
Posted By proflyer
self explanatory!!

self explanatory!!
Forum: CS Yachts   06-12-2008
Replies: 0
Views: 1,584
Posted By proflyer
CS West rendezvous

The CS west rendezvous was held over the weekend of 16-17-18 May.
Appetizers were served on the dock on Friday night, a crab fest on Saturday and roast beef dinner at a local restaurant on Sunday. A...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-30-2008
Replies: 69
Views: 4,600
Posted By proflyer
Sir Francis Chichester, He was an aviation...

Sir Francis Chichester,
He was an aviation pioneer, navigator and the first solo east to west circumnavigation.

John
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-12-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 3,577
Posted By proflyer
I thought the bilge on my CS36 was spotless until...

I thought the bilge on my CS36 was spotless until I saw that--- ah well back to the cleaning
Forum: Introduce Yourself   04-11-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 628
Posted By proflyer
proflyer

Hi there,
My name is John and I have been on sailnet about four months, I have learned quite a bit.
I had a boat all my childhood years then found my main passion flying various and sundry...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-07-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 3,707
Posted By proflyer
I used DMI to overhaul my datamarine instruments...

I used DMI to overhaul my datamarine instruments recently. They promised three week turn around when I talked to a real person with enquiries. After one week I received a call with the estimates and...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-06-2008
Replies: 318
Views: 34,826
Posted By proflyer
My CS 36 was built in 1983, fresh water first 10...

My CS 36 was built in 1983, fresh water first 10 years and still in beautiful condition
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-05-2008
Replies: 29
Views: 2,244
Posted By proflyer
I spent most of last summer changing heads, hoses...

I spent most of last summer changing heads, hoses and refrigeration so this year I want to sail more and go to desolation sound and maybe USA if the regs are not too onerous

John
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-28-2008
Replies: 246
Views: 28,906
Posted By proflyer
http://i247.photobucket.com/albums/gg123/johnamy38...

http://i247.photobucket.com/albums/gg123/johnamy38/IMG_9368.jpg

My Admiral was terrified to walk on the dock three years ago, she came along unwillingly but now is comfortable up to 17 kts and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-03-2008
Replies: 34
Views: 3,014
Posted By proflyer
Two weeks time I hope

Two weeks time I hope
Forum: CS Yachts   03-03-2008
Replies: 82
Views: 32,245
Posted By proflyer
Thanks, I am getting frustrated with trying to...

Thanks, I am getting frustrated with trying to upload pictures here
Forum: CS Yachts   03-03-2008
Replies: 82
Views: 32,245
Posted By proflyer
Ok try again, this is Far Fetch at Smugglers...

Ok try again, this is Far Fetch at Smugglers Cove, BChttp://s247.photobucket.com/albums/gg123/johnamy38/?action=view&current=smugglers1.jpg
Showing results 1 to 25 of 31

 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome