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Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,202
Views: 54,224
Posted By doogymon
Re: Steel vs Fiberglass

Thanks Mr. Swain

Can you remember any hull construction details?

Framing?

Stainless fittings?

Etc
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,202
Views: 54,224
Posted By doogymon
Re: Steel vs Fiberglass

Mr. Swain

Just wondering if you know the John Hutton 36' "Caelum" out in Nanaimo?

A stretchered version of Bernard Motessierís last boat Tamata.

Cheers

Doog
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-11-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By doogymon
Re: Harken Furler IV versus III

Thank you once more for the collective SailNet knowledge on all things sail. : )
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-06-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By doogymon
Re: Harken Furler IV versus III

Sailnet store has MKIIIs on sale (new products??). Confused. Can't find any articles on what improvements Harken made to get to the MK IV. Have read bypassing drum to use foils like a tuffluff. Have...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-05-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By doogymon
Harken Furler IV versus III

Anybody know the differences? Timeline?
IIIs still available.
TY :)
Forum: Electrical Systems   11-10-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 1,331
Posted By doogymon
Re: 1000W AC/DC Portable Generator

Earthquake Gens seem to be popular:

Earthquake IG800W Model 11613 Portable 800-Watt Inverter Generator with 40cc 4-Cycle OHV Viper Engine (CARB Compliant)

Cheers
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-09-2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,736
Posted By doogymon
Re: Painting a boat trailer

POR-15 after wire brush and power wash . Top coat with aluminum paint. You won't be disappointed. Wear gloves with the POR-15.
Forum: Beneteau   11-07-2014
Replies: 87
Views: 11,099
Posted By doogymon
Re: Beneteau Halts Production?

Geepers, the OP's username is that of an Australian skin care product but also a close

resemblance to a popular phrase of slang from la belle province:

"Shite de Merde".

Play on words or...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   10-27-2014
Replies: 123
Views: 13,866
Posted By doogymon
Re: How far are you from your sailboat?

LOL...I did the exact same thing ianjoub. My C&C 27 MKIII is right behind me in the backyard (15 seconds max) on a trailer. And the mast fits in the garage rafters diagonally.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-27-2014
Replies: 264
Views: 19,286
Posted By doogymon
Re: Best metal sailboat information

Ahoy there:

The vessel above (Tahiti Ketch inspired) in "Hunter Green" is indeed lovely.

Here is an excerpt from a TK Skipper:

An Interesting and Affordable Cruising Boat Choice | Lin &...
Forum: Boat Reviews   10-26-2014
Replies: 29
Views: 7,041
Posted By doogymon
Re: C&C 29 - Mark 1 vs 2

I have a 1979 C&C 27 MKIII with diesel and all I can say is that it was fun reeling in a C&C 29 (not sure which MK) and passing her on numerous legs of a Great Lakes cruise/race this season. Some...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-22-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 13,943
Posted By doogymon
Re: Structual Improvements to a Catalina 27

Was there an article handy (with pictures) of Patrick's C27 and journey? Thought I had one from a few years ago but can't locate.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-01-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,754
Posted By doogymon
Re: Slipper 17 vs Com-pac 16

Hi Zaneroni

Sometimes things are more hectic on smaller boats. Less area can translate into less stable platform to sort things out. Your Spindrift is a beautiful boat and though I like all boats,...
Forum: C & C   09-29-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 1,484
Posted By doogymon
C&C 43' in Aluminum

Amazing how they contoured this boat using aluminum.

I wonder how she sails? :)
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   06-03-2013
Replies: 73
Views: 6,092
Posted By doogymon
Re: VHF Protocol

This thread is part of the reason why the Canucks require a certification before a pleasure boater keys up that microphone.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-07-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,441
Posted By doogymon
Re: Exceptional Deal on Spray Nine Cleaner

What SailingJackson said. Spray 9 even works very well on household porcelain!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-01-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 1,974
Posted By doogymon
Re: cockpit lockers...need advice!

Hey Slax....not crime of the century...happens all the time......more zing if you have a new post I'm thinking as well.

Best Regards

Doog
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-31-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 1,974
Posted By doogymon
Re: cockpit lockers...need advice!

Heads up Slax....old post response alert. I wonder whatever happened to jobi in Montreal?
Forum: C & C   03-28-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 754
Posted By doogymon
Re: 1967 Redline 41 custom mkI

Can you post a pic or two Dog Ship?

Much Obliged
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-26-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,343
Posted By doogymon
Re: Canadians: Station License or not?

Maritime Radio Licensing Requirements for Canadians

Licence<---refers to the Radio Station Equipment. Nothing to do with an authorization for using/operating" a two way marine radio.

Do I need...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-25-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,343
Posted By doogymon
Re: Canadians: Station License or not?

Ok.. we have US Coasties asking for Callsigns here in a shared part of the Great Lakes.
Some boats have been sent back to Canadian Waters because they too believed that it was all folklore. There...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-25-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,343
Posted By doogymon
Re: Canadians: Station License or not?

Sorry ......but you do need a "Authorization" in effort to legally use a VHF Marine Transceiver (for a pleasure boat) anywhere in Canada as a Canadian. This Authorization is in the form of an...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-25-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,343
Posted By doogymon
Re: Canadians: Station License or not?

Two part deal.

1. You need a ROC-M (Operators Certificate) to transmit and talk regardless of location.....period. A LID can rendure Maritime Marine Spectrum useless in short order.

2. You...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-04-2013
Replies: 59
Views: 6,684
Posted By doogymon
Re: ? Sail from Lake Erie to Florida late August

Wally is a veteran of Great Lakes to Florida transits via the ICW.

LiveBloggin' the ICW (http://bloggingtheicw.blogspot.ca/)
Preview: First Timers Guide to the ICW - YouTube

Cheers

Doog
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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-02-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 3,509
Posted By doogymon
Re: CS27 vs C&C27

Seems like the folks sailing C&C 27's are having a ball. The boat appears to have just the right mix to be able to race in light winds and cruise in heavier stuff. The C&C Association BBS is alive...
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