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Search: Posts Made By: Sailman123
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-21-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By Sailman123
Actually

Actually, found that picture at snopes.com, a site that claims to expose internet myths. They claim this is an actual picture of a boat used by drug smugglers accross the english channel. The boat...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-21-2007
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By Sailman123
My New Dingy -should do the job!

Here's a pic of my new dingy... believe it will do the job:D
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-08-2007
Replies: 31
Views: 1,933
Posted By Sailman123
Narrowing it Down..

Iím in the process of purchasing a boat 36 to 40 or so feet. Purpose is to live aboard, based in a slip, but plan to do many daysails, weekenders, and some week+ long trips. *Maybe* crossing...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-20-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,725
Posted By Sailman123
Mercury/Tohatsu

But I bet the Mercury is probably $100 to $300 more!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-20-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,725
Posted By Sailman123
Outboard

don't overlook Tohatsu outboards.... ususally a bit less expensive and have a fine reputation.

Sailman123
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-27-2006
Replies: 18
Views: 3,151
Posted By Sailman123
Otoh

On the other hand, later model boats tend to have some "advantages" to older boats...

verticle bows, more efficient hulls, keels and rudders, wider sterns with large cockpits. All these, if you...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-17-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 1,163
Posted By Sailman123
TDW.... I see your "quotes" fine, so very...

TDW.... I see your "quotes" fine, so very possible it's the "resurrecting older threads" that are appearing with the "&quote" bracket. If that is the case, are the "powers that be" at this esteemed...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-17-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 1,163
Posted By Sailman123
What's with these &quot s??

Is this something in my browser settings, but in all these messages, when someone puts 'quotes' (I would assume they are double quotes) around anything, all I see are &quote... example below...
...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-26-2006
Replies: 48
Views: 15,301
Posted By Sailman123
Labatt, Willsboro Marinia is one of, or...

Labatt,

Willsboro Marinia is one of, or maybe the nicest, marina on the lake. beautiful setting and a great restaurant. I'm sure you'll enjoy it there.
BTW, the inside end of Willsboro bay has...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-25-2006
Replies: 48
Views: 15,301
Posted By Sailman123
Labatt, My boat is moored off Long Point,...

Labatt,

My boat is moored off Long Point, near Point Bay Marina. Been sailing the lake for 6-7 years... It's just I don't think I've ever anchored in more than 40 feet and usualy less than 20.......
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-25-2006
Replies: 48
Views: 15,301
Posted By Sailman123
Talking " an electric windlass since we will be hauling...

" an electric windlass since we will be hauling 250'-300' of chain or rode up when we anchor in Lake Champlain."

250'-300' of chain in Lake Champlain? Where you thinking of anchoring, the middle...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-28-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 5,209
Posted By Sailman123
Corbin's

As I recall, Corbins' were made in Canada... tho I may be having a senior moment....:eek:
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-28-2006
Replies: 22
Views: 7,112
Posted By Sailman123
Look Around First

For what you quote as a purchase price and the almost certain investment of at least a few thousand dollars, I would suggest you look for a slighly smaller boat... i.e... 25 feet or so, which there...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-27-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 3,601
Posted By Sailman123
Magazine Article

This months issue of Sail Mag (May 2006) has an article "Nav Software for your PC"... interesting read... Lots of screen shots...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-16-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 3,601
Posted By Sailman123
Tablet PC

All good points.... The tablet PC's I've seen are touch screen and/or stylus (pen) driven so I don't think the pointing device would be an issue... and you *could* actually use it as a remote desktop...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 02-26-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 3,601
Posted By Sailman123
Tablet PC for Display

I recently had the oportunity to try out one of those new Tablet PC's. They are very "cool", as my daughter would say. A thought crossed my mind as to would these tablet pc's be usefull as a display...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-26-2005
Replies: 6
Views: 1,858
Posted By Sailman123
Pointing Ability

Unfortunately, during a "sea trial" there are so many things to test out, that one really doesn''t have time to get into the detail your describing, Jeff. Would be interested in how you went about...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-23-2005
Replies: 6
Views: 1,858
Posted By Sailman123
Pointing Ability

I would be most interested in hearing how others test pointing ability when testing out a new boat.

My very untechnical way has been to determine the true wind direction when stopped and then...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-18-2005
Replies: 18
Views: 2,984
Posted By Sailman123
Rouge Waves - Sailboats

News of the Rouge wave recently has sparked a thought... What would one do (if anything can be done) if you were sailing merrily along and over the starboard bow a 60 foot wave was beating down on...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-26-2005
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By Sailman123
Lap top

I have no connection to the company, but you might investigate Spartan Laptops. Seem to be well built, rugged and they claim a 3 day turn around if it ever needs repair.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 03-07-2005
Replies: 7
Views: 6,286
Posted By Sailman123
MaxSea and NOAA ENC Charts

just a thought, does the converted file have a file extension of .cat ? Is it saving it to the same location MaxSea is looking?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-06-2005
Replies: 4
Views: 809
Posted By Sailman123
best place to advertise

There is a Passport 40 that has been relisted on Ebay, asking 112K or so. It looks like a beautiful boat. so far no bidders. Maybe it''s the time of year.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-22-2005
Replies: 1
Views: 1,728
Posted By Sailman123
O''''Day 25 centerboard

Try this source....

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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-31-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,543
Posted By Sailman123
SeaAnchors/Drouges How and Why

Paul,

That makes sense... One more Q..

Some of the sea anchors I''ve seen look like small parachutes, i.e. they are made of canvas or some other strong material. My first impression of the use...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-31-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,543
Posted By Sailman123
SeaAnchors/Drouges How and Why

Never used a sea anchor... and don''t really understand what they do and how they work.

I assume one would be sailing windward and fly a drouge off the stern to slow down?? And why would one want...
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