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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-24-2012
Replies: 90
Views: 5,490
Posted By fjonball
Re: Sailing into the slip

Sure, you're safer using a motor. But I would say you're also safer if you know how to handle the boat with sails in tight spots. That's why I sail in whenever I can. Sure, in tight spots, heavy...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-18-2012
Replies: 90
Views: 5,490
Posted By fjonball
Re: Sailing into the slip

Ah, yes that's a great feeling!

I sort of feel bad for people who are so worried about a scratch in their boats that they never try it. They never get that good feeling. Also they never really...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-02-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,124
Posted By fjonball
Re: New take on wind energy?

Let me add another thing that does not add up: They claim to have prototypes, but show none. You could think that they would do that for reasons of patenting, but at least a photo would help.

If...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   05-29-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By fjonball
Re: heeling free kite rig inventor introducing himselves

Wow, that is really a clever rig. Good luck!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-09-2012
Replies: 41
Views: 4,877
Posted By fjonball
Re: Cruising/sailing with musical instruments... ?

Im thinking of getting me one of these: pbone UK :: Warwick Music Limited - Welcome (http://www.pbone.co.uk/)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-07-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,315
Posted By fjonball
Re: Sailing using water current

Great stuff. But as a physicist Id need more to be convinced. There is some debris in the water that seems to float against the current as well.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-07-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 2,882
Posted By fjonball
Re: An idea for a new voyaging sailboat

Overbored: I'd like to know wheter you considered John's idea. Where is the flaw in his argument?

In short the argument goes: 1. The Oceanis 45 costs 225k. The Adventure would be smaller(shorter...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-07-2012
Replies: 25
Views: 1,788
Posted By fjonball
Great idea! I think paintballs are...

Great idea!

I think paintballs are biodegradable, and the range of those guns are not too big. If people just wear ski masks you've got it.
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