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Search: Posts Made By: jppp
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-28-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 514
Posted By jppp
Re: Daysailer as reasonable re-entry boat in Hudson River, single-handed or w company

Rhodes 19 is a great idea. I have a friend who sails one out of Peekskill YC.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-09-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 897
Posted By jppp
Re: Weird weird july weather.....

Took the sunfish out Monday. It was blowin' like stink. I didn't know a sunfish would plane. Beam reach with gusts in the 20's it does. Then I texted this info to a friend with a Vanguard 15. He...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-08-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 897
Posted By jppp
Re: Weird weird july weather.....

Yeah, isn't it great?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-29-2014
Replies: 33
Views: 2,454
Posted By jppp
Re: sailing / passing another sailboat etiquette

If your close enough on the windward side, throw an old snap shackle or the like high on the mainsail. Watch with delight as it slides down and lands in the cockpit Causing all kinds of mayhem. Now...
Forum: Racing 05-25-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 546
Posted By jppp
Re: Stamford Block Island race

I've got Frers 33 on the brain right now. Hoping one will be the next boat.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-22-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 981
Posted By jppp
Re: New take on wind energy?

Ok this girl on letterman shows her science project, a flashlight that uses the warmth of the human hand to produce electricity. And I have one of these electric fans that sits on the wood stove that...
Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger 04-27-2014
Replies: 114
Views: 9,359
Posted By jppp
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-11-2014
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,697,271
Posted By jppp
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Wouldn't the windward fin act like an elevator when heeled and lift or dive the stern?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-07-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By jppp
Re: For the couple who just cannot decide between RV or boat

Does that qualify for the Interesting Boat Thread?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-06-2014
Replies: 5,316
Views: 374,152
Posted By jppp
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

Two kinds of shanks out there. Lower Hind and foreshanks. Foreshanks much wider on the cut side and make a better presentation as they can be stood up with bone in the air. Ok, i'm gunna stop.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-06-2014
Replies: 5,316
Views: 374,152
Posted By jppp
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

If you like vinegar in cooking, Filipino Pork or chicken Adobo. Insane. I knew who my wife would be after she fed me Pork Adobo on second date. Also a Loire Valley dish called Chicken Fricandeau uses...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-06-2014
Replies: 5,316
Views: 374,152
Posted By jppp
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-06-2014
Replies: 5,316
Views: 374,152
Posted By jppp
Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

We sear the shanks in duck fat. Pumps the umami factor.
The Lentils de Puy are the small french ones. They hold their shape when cooked. We serve them with house cured and smoked Berkshire bacon...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-02-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By jppp
Re: Soda blast/ chemical peel bottom paint build up

We soda blasted a 30'er, fin keel, spade rudder. Removed 34 years of bottom paint. $1400. Well worth it. Still a lot of work ahead, sanding, barrier/bottom paint, boot stripe.
We also picked up a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-08-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 1,563
Posted By jppp
Re: Major hull modification?

And it's for sale!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-08-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By jppp
Re: Big Boat

Hull needs a good scrubbing.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 03-08-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 1,563
Posted By jppp
Re: Major hull modification?

This guy did a Plumb bow mod. I think it looks horrible and the concave section of the bow looks as if it would slow the boat.
1986 X Yachts 102 Modified sailboat for sale in Michigan...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-28-2014
Replies: 24
Views: 1,535
Posted By jppp
Re: BC waters acidify, huge scallop die off

I was in 4th grade back in the sixties. I remember my teacher distinctly telling us that our future as a species lies with the ocean's bounty. That the oceans have limitless resources. I remember...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-28-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,573
Posted By jppp
Re: Ya gotta see this

Battery powered.
Forum: Provisioning 02-27-2014
Replies: 37
Views: 1,837
Posted By jppp
Re: beets

Sauteed Beet greens are good with Pan Seared Dolphinfish fillet.
Maybe a little brown butter vinaigrette.
Forum: Provisioning 02-26-2014
Replies: 37
Views: 1,837
Posted By jppp
Re: beets

Darn you beat me to it!
Forum: Provisioning 02-26-2014
Replies: 37
Views: 1,837
Posted By jppp
Re: beets

Dolphin is Mahi Mahi. a fish not a mammal. Flipper is a Bottle Nose Dolphin, a mammal.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-01-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3,411
Posted By jppp
Re: Best Drone for GoPro???

Just ordered those air to surface missiles. Weren't cheap.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-01-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3,411
Posted By jppp
Re: Best Drone for GoPro???

I didn't realize it was a drone until POV started to climb.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-01-2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3,411
Posted By jppp
Re: Best Drone for GoPro???

This video prompted my purchase of a drone. This guy uses a much more advanced drone with a gopro. I bought a Parrot AR Drone. Comes with an HD camera mounted and uses an Iphone or Ipad as a...
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