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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-02-2012
Replies: 29
Views: 2,132
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Re: Varnish. AAAGH!

I don't want to have to worry that I will scratch the dam varnish everytime I anchor, drop a drop board, drop a ? I found a recipe for old school wood preservative and protectent. I't 60% linseed...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-31-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 5,589
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Re: New to sailing - MacGregor or other is best?

Go take a sailing class before you buy a boat. Then rent a few. Go out on others boats. There are gennerally lot's of used Mac Crapers for sale for a reason. Buy a good small sailboat that you can...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-27-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 425
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Re: Here to learn from Kirkland, WA

Hi welcome. Here's my story, I am now cruising Mexico and will be in Central America in a couple months after hurricane season. So recomendations that worked well for me were: Go find a club and go...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-27-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,854
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Re: Sailing from British Colombia to Fiji - advice needed

I crewed on a 47 Fomosa Porta Vallarta to Hilo Hawaii. Boats of this size are very stable. We had force 7/8 at one point, 30-40 knots 12 foot breaking sea's. The 36 footer near us had to turn down...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   01-24-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,639
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Smile Don't pass San Blas by

Hi we are Dave and Leiann aboard the S/V Chrysalis II. We just wanted to get the word out about San Blas. Like many we were dubious about stopping because of all we have heard about San Blas Norm and...
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