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Search: Posts Made By: MoonSailer
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-04-2010
Replies: 29
Views: 3,701
Posted By MoonSailer
John Vigor wrote a book on seaworthy boats. ...

John Vigor wrote a book on seaworthy boats. Small cockpits with a high bridge to prevent water in the cockpit from going below helps. Companionway hatch boards that lock in place. As to beam a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-03-2010
Replies: 29
Views: 3,701
Posted By MoonSailer
A boat with a lot of beam can be knocked down and...

A boat with a lot of beam can be knocked down and flooded. A lot of boats have large companionways and nothing to prevent water entering from the cockpit . A narrower beam boat with closed hatches...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-08-2010
Replies: 143
Views: 10,240
Posted By MoonSailer
Poo is good for oysters and crabs!!!! They love...

Poo is good for oysters and crabs!!!! They love to eat ****!!!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-28-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,742
Posted By MoonSailer
My wife and I are interested. We are now at...

My wife and I are interested. We are now at Demopolis Alabama and are planning to go to Panama city this week. We have been planning on the tortugas for some time. Weather permitting we will try...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-31-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,002
Posted By MoonSailer
Activated charcoal removes taste and organic...

Activated charcoal removes taste and organic contaminates. Ion Exchange resin type filters remove scale forming minerals. A 0.2 micron filter removes particles and most microbes.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-30-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,002
Posted By MoonSailer
In theory water that has been ran through a water...

In theory water that has been ran through a water softener should be better as the WS removes calcium etc. The best type would be the ones that are recharged with acid instead of salt. Bacteria...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-30-2010
Replies: 48
Views: 2,404
Posted By MoonSailer
I second that a hood is important. Actually a...

I second that a hood is important. Actually a hood is the most effective way to keep warm. I think you lose about as much heat out of your head as the rest of your body combined especially if you...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-27-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,142
Posted By MoonSailer
Desperate acts are usually unwise.

Desperate acts are usually unwise.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-27-2010
Replies: 48
Views: 2,404
Posted By MoonSailer
Time in the water is important. I like a wetsuit...

Time in the water is important. I like a wetsuit especially if I am going to be in the water for over an hour. Also it gives some protection from jellies and fire coral. The kids will tend to get...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-15-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By MoonSailer
I always use a anchor float and it has saved my...

I always use a anchor float and it has saved my anchor several times. Even routinely if the anchor is deeply set pulling it up by the float line is easier. also the float makes it easy to see if...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 11-06-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 2,094
Posted By MoonSailer
try ebay.com

try ebay.com
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-25-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 2,152
Posted By MoonSailer
great link!!!

great link!!!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-25-2009
Replies: 69
Views: 5,473
Posted By MoonSailer
I guess that knowing some europeans where the...

I guess that knowing some europeans where the standard vacation is a month and most companies give 6 weeks makes me a little jealous. A german girl was shocked when I told her that most americans...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-25-2009
Replies: 69
Views: 5,473
Posted By MoonSailer
Vacation the problem in the USA is you either...

Vacation the problem in the USA is you either work 50 weeks a year or are unemployed. People can't fit that nice month long sail into their lives without quitting their job. Too bad that the USA is...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-25-2009
Replies: 98
Views: 4,474
Posted By MoonSailer
Plastic containers should be outlawed or at least...

Plastic containers should be outlawed or at least a substanial deposit to ensure recycling. As a kid I made money collecting glass bottles for reuse. If all plastic containers had a 20 cent deposit...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-24-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 5,010
Posted By MoonSailer
John Vigor has a book on seaworthy sailboats. ...

John Vigor has a book on seaworthy sailboats.
Amazon.com: Seaworthy Offshore Sailboat: A Guide to Essential Features, Handling, and Gear (0639785801757): John Vigor: Books...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-24-2009
Replies: 647
Views: 48,577
Posted By MoonSailer
goboat you need to read some history. Or look at...

goboat you need to read some history. Or look at Israel right now. Jews can own guns Palestinians caWhere do you think not. Israel is a democracy?? where do you think Kung-fu came from???...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-21-2009
Replies: 647
Views: 48,577
Posted By MoonSailer
Let them get real safe and restrict beer to 4oz...

Let them get real safe and restrict beer to 4oz paper cups. This will cut down on DUIs. Maybe water down the beer too. You can never be too safe. Maybe just near beer??? What about pool...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-20-2009
Replies: 647
Views: 48,577
Posted By MoonSailer
Neat link!!! I agree the first step to taking...

Neat link!!! I agree the first step to taking away people's freedom is to take away their weapons. Most countries throughout history have oppressed their citizens and restricted weapons to the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-19-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 2,429
Posted By MoonSailer
We have a cold start lever that greaatly improves...

We have a cold start lever that greaatly improves cold starting. It adds more fuel. We had a hard time starting until someone told me about the lever that the PO failed to mention.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-18-2009
Replies: 647
Views: 48,577
Posted By MoonSailer
Elderly Homeowner Shoots And Kills Intruder -...

Elderly Homeowner Shoots And Kills Intruder - Brewton Alabama - WKRG.com (http://www.wkrg.com/alabama/article/elderly-homeowner-shoots-and-kills-intruder/439742/Oct-13-2009_5-05-pm/)

This is cool....
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-13-2009
Replies: 69
Views: 5,473
Posted By MoonSailer
Damn it is so hard. Today I resigned my job so...

Damn it is so hard. Today I resigned my job so that I can go cruising. A very hard thing to do. But I can't keep my job and go cruising. November 1st I will be unemployed and probably motoring...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-10-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 773
Posted By MoonSailer
Rent a Slip for a month or anchor out

So if we are going to the keys or nearby like Fort Myers is it better to rent a slip and then day sail the area of just cruise around anchoring out?? Since overnight slip rentals can be expensive...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-10-2009
Replies: 69
Views: 5,473
Posted By MoonSailer
It is so difficult to give up a known comfortable...

It is so difficult to give up a known comfortable life for an unknown life. I have been gnashing my teeth all summer about quiting work to go sailing. My wife said OK and she will retire. But I...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-10-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 3,608
Posted By MoonSailer
Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Norfolk,...

Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America (http://www.weatherbase.com/weather/weatherall.php3?s=80327&refer=&units=us)
This site might you you an ideal of what...
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