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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-15-2007
Replies: 682
Views: 31,019
Posted By mattypatty
Since we're making grand statements.... Wow,...

Since we're making grand statements....

Wow, sailaway, I am not sure that it can be put any better than that. It's a shame you aren't a presidential speech writer. It's also a shame that our...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-07-2007
Replies: 682
Views: 31,019
Posted By mattypatty
I presume that by "more fun than" you mean "more...

I presume that by "more fun than" you mean "more comprehensive than." Hopefully it wasn't "more of a white supremacist than." LOL!

The global warming thing started smelling like a global money...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-07-2007
Replies: 682
Views: 31,019
Posted By mattypatty
If the effects of global warming ARE real then i...

If the effects of global warming ARE real then i suppose I don't need a Scheel Keel afterall...

I don't believe what anybody tells me. I have to do my own research.. Especially when it comes to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-07-2007
Replies: 682
Views: 31,019
Posted By mattypatty
I have done a considerable amount of my own...

I have done a considerable amount of my own research on global warming and I strongly suggest that every body who is at all interested in this subject to do the same.

I'll offer a couple of...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-17-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By mattypatty
No doubt. But any boat will have issues and if...

No doubt. But any boat will have issues and if we aren't paying for it up front in a new boat (depreciation) we are paying for it on the back end with upgrades and refits. In my mind, I'll be...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-17-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By mattypatty
Wow. Just wow. Both those boats are...

Wow.

Just wow. Both those boats are absolutely beautiful (looked em up on boats.com).

So do you both find that the older high-end, high quality boats have stood the test of time? No...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-17-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By mattypatty
What boat, exactly, did you end up with?

What boat, exactly, did you end up with?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-16-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By mattypatty
I have read Bill's book and it's one of my...

I have read Bill's book and it's one of my favorite in my steadily growing library.

More generally, I guess at this point my post will undoubtedly overlap with the "age trump design" post. ...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-16-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By mattypatty
I appreciate your response! It seems like...

I appreciate your response!

It seems like the only time I hear these boats referenced is in a list of "top ten boats I would love to have" - but they aren't even in the list. The list starts...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-15-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 5,268
Posted By mattypatty
Alden 44

As part of my boat research process, I have taken a casual glance at the old Alden 44 Mk I's from around 1980 and aside from a Jack Horner review and Ferenc Mate's books, I can find little else about...
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