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Search: Posts Made By: jim2553
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-29-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 1,227
Posted By jim2553
@CaptainForce are you still live aboard? I...

@CaptainForce are you still live aboard?

I have located a charter company Northwest Sailing Charters ~ Cruise the San Juan Islands ~ Bellingham, WA ~ Crewed Vacations or Private Charters...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-26-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 1,227
Posted By jim2553
@bump I do love Maine. @faster your pics are...

@bump I do love Maine. @faster your pics are incredible, the scenery is amazing. Heck in seattle I might be able to pickup some software consulting gigs.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-26-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
@TomatoDave - hmm, looks nice, I am only about...

@TomatoDave - hmm, looks nice, I am only about 3.5 hours from that. I will have to see what is up :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-26-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 1,227
Posted By jim2553
Where to live in US and cruise in Summer

So yeah, you caught me another cruiser dreamer.

Lets say I could move anywhere I wanted in the US. My wife is a teacher and she would like to remain a teacher but she isn't particularly location...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-16-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
@thewindbehind I don't know anything about...

@thewindbehind I don't know anything about Pearsons but I am sure someone knowledgeable will chime in. There are tons of bright people who read the forums.

The research I have done shows that the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-16-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
@bljones - that is a beauty! For some reason the...

@bljones - that is a beauty! For some reason the Hake Seaward really speaks to me.

@Charlie - I bet we would get along very well. That is what I call jumping in with both feet. You will want to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-15-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By jim2553
@olson - sound reasonable. I haven't seen a...

@olson - sound reasonable. I haven't seen a ranger yet, but there is no shortage of catalina 22s.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-15-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By jim2553
@CapTim I am with you on the inexpensive boat :) ...

@CapTim I am with you on the inexpensive boat :)

This will be our 2nd sailboat our first being a catalina-18 wing keel. I was able to launch with a minivan (and yes we did) and I stepped the mast...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-15-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By jim2553
@MarioG how often do you take your 22 on the...

@MarioG how often do you take your 22 on the trailer?

@Maverick lol, stink bathe? It will mostly be my wife.. she gets to live with what I think you are referring to now as it is :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-15-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By jim2553
Trailer Sailing - Am I fooling myself?

So the plan for next spring is to purchase a 22'-25' trailerable boat. We live in SE of Nebraska so most coastal destinations are simply out of reach for us on all but the most ambitious of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-14-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 2,407
Posted By jim2553
@smackdaddy "The Fifth Element" totally...

@smackdaddy "The Fifth Element" totally fits!
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-12-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,392
Posted By jim2553
Our first family sailboat was a catalina capri...

Our first family sailboat was a catalina capri 18. We had 3 kids all under 12 at the time. The cabin was a great size for them to go below and laydown or mess around with their toys, or other...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-12-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
@bljones, oh, interesting, I did a quick search...

@bljones, oh, interesting, I did a quick search yesterday and saw one in TX for about $50k and decided that I couldn't handle it. Budget is in that 10-15k range. I will keep my eye out for a Hawke...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-11-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
@bljones. Hawke Seaward 26RK just became my...

@bljones. Hawke Seaward 26RK just became my favorite boat ( from pictures of course ). If only the budget could handle that beauty!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-10-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
@tommays agreed on the setup issues. I had a...

@tommays agreed on the setup issues. I had a small 14' racing boat that we could setup in about 15 minutes. The cat-18 we had took a bit more doing and I am sure a larger mast will take even more...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-10-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
Hi alll, thanks for the quality responses!! I...

Hi alll, thanks for the quality responses!! I will look at all of the boats posted (at least on the internet).

Answering a couple of questions:

1) I am looking for low draft because the lakes I...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-09-2010
Replies: 36
Views: 5,908
Posted By jim2553
Looking for Trailerable Boats to Consider

I am researching what boat I would like to get for my family. I have some sailing experience but to be honest we are strictly small time operators. Living in the middle of the U.S. we just don't...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-08-2010
Replies: 63
Views: 14,896
Posted By jim2553
Bill - good luck to you! I hope you keep posting...

Bill - good luck to you! I hope you keep posting your progress it has been a fun read!
Forum: Introduce Yourself 08-05-2010
Replies: 0
Views: 288
Posted By jim2553
New from Nebraska

Hello -

Just found your forums and am looking forward to digging and doing some reading. At the moment I am sailboat less having sold my Catalina-18 for a ski-boat ( kids made me do it, I swear...
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