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Forum: Introduce Yourself   05-02-2011
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Posted By janmayen
Hard to choose - started in northern europe,...

Hard to choose - started in northern europe, currently it is the east atlantic, this summer it shall be the great lakes, in fall the gulf of mexico, next year south america, the year after southern...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-01-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,359
Posted By janmayen
Using this method be aware to use a spray form...

Using this method be aware to use a spray form that does NOT increase in volume. Expanding foams are very powerful and might destroy the furniture if there's not enough room to expand. Also you cant...
Forum: Florida & SE US East Coast   04-29-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,148
Posted By janmayen
neat! A little spy story is always a good start...

neat! A little spy story is always a good start for an article about a summercruise :D I need to lookup about this - thanks for that hint!!
Forum: Florida & SE US East Coast   04-26-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,148
Posted By janmayen
Awsome list - thank you for helping out. "A long...

Awsome list - thank you for helping out. "A long trip up" like in "go go go, nothing to stop"?
Forum: Florida & SE US East Coast   04-25-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,148
Posted By janmayen
Things to see aound the Cheasapeake Bay

Hey everybody!
I just sailed up from warm breezy Nassau to not so warm stormy Annapolis a week ago to do some research for a (northern) Chesapeak Bay article I have contracted to write for a german...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-21-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,568
Posted By janmayen
I just continue this "older" tread as it still...

I just continue this "older" tread as it still belongs in here somehow :-)

Nearly 5000 Miles later I finally arrived at the Hudson ant went up to the canal - From tomorrow on call me a...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-02-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,754
Posted By janmayen
funny... checked out noonsites general...

funny... checked out noonsites general information about the US there but did not see the NY page. Thanks!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-01-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,754
Posted By janmayen
Thanks fo the hints. The anchorage at whale creek...

Thanks fo the hints. The anchorage at whale creek might be it since the guy tolg me of passing a few bridges. I think I will first give this a try:



Sounds good to me. If the anchorage is not...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   05-31-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,754
Posted By janmayen
Question New York City - Places to stay

Hi everybody.

I am about to leave from the Azores heading to NYC. Wondering where to stay for some days in the City. I found this post...
Forum: Learning to Sail   04-27-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 2,614
Posted By janmayen
From the image I suggest you do not have a chain....

From the image I suggest you do not have a chain. If Winds stay calm it is ok that way. But I would prefer to have at somewhat around 30-40 ft. of chain. It helps the anchor to a much better holding,...
Forum: Learning to Sail   04-26-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 2,614
Posted By janmayen
sure it's not a good start to drop the anchor on...

sure it's not a good start to drop the anchor on a leeward coast. Your Idea to try the more sheltered side on an island is what most skippers would do. - If there is a problem you may find yourself...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-15-2009
Replies: 28
Views: 2,178
Posted By janmayen
Well that was fore sure not the reason I planned...

Well that was fore sure not the reason I planned the trip like I did. But first
just to keep things away from being mixed up.. Jan-Mayen is just a very small island between Greenland and Norway and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-15-2009
Replies: 28
Views: 2,178
Posted By janmayen
where brave sailors go

It's all known: a ship is safe in a dock, but they are not made to be there... So what about the rest of the world? What do you think is the most difficult or dangerous area for a yachtsman to sail...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-14-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 965
Posted By janmayen
Winterpassage along the UK

I am just about to leave from germany for a slooooowwwwwlllllyyyy passage along the south of UK. Honestly I know it's not the total perfect season for this but I have the time to do it on a forecast...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-14-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 862
Posted By janmayen
What kind of "more professional" are you looking...

What kind of "more professional" are you looking for? A mor professional security or a technical solution? From my point of view the spot works very well. Could not give any inromation about the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-10-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 2,568
Posted By janmayen
Oh that's a point I have not concidered yet: It's...

Oh that's a point I have not concidered yet: It's upstream... I start to like these NY canals more and more... Eaven if it must be a beautiful scenic along the St. Lawrance route.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-09-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 2,568
Posted By janmayen
so it's still 50/50 :-/ but with some more...

so it's still 50/50 :-/ but with some more detailed information.

Would be a great surprize to sail all the way into the Great Lakes an back because a carp made the locks locked :) ...

I am...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-09-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 2,568
Posted By janmayen
The Atlantic - Chicago Howto

Just a quick "Hello and sorry for a maybe not so well english..." but now to the topic:

I am planing to sail from Europe to the US next year. The trip should continue to Chicago and down to Mobile...
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