SailNet Community - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: cgates
Forum: Chartering   07-02-2004
Replies: 30
Views: 6,744
Posted By cgates
Assault by Moorings Captain

Billieblood,

Although I was only around Jimmy for a relatively short time, he sure seemd more like your characterization than the one that originated this string.
Forum: Chartering   06-02-2004
Replies: 30
Views: 6,744
Posted By cgates
Assault by Moorings Captain

My comment did not suggest that captains in the BVI should have USCG liscences. I simply stated what I was told, it was in reference to previous posts in this thread.

Think some folks are a bit...
Forum: Chartering   05-27-2004
Replies: 30
Views: 6,744
Posted By cgates
Assault by Moorings Captain

I just read this series of posts. Holy Cow! I met Jimmy Hodge last summer, he is a big man, but he was very nice. He was captaining a cat for a couple and their son.
We had dinner at Anegada...
Forum: Chartering   05-27-2004
Replies: 15
Views: 6,534
Posted By cgates
BVI charter report

I''ll add a comment, even though my experience was last August (2003). After a charter that ended on an extremely sour note, I went into a little store and asked if they could recommend a place to...
Forum: Chartering   10-18-2003
Replies: 3
Views: 992
Posted By cgates
BVI Crew

Thanks for the note. By the way, I''m looking for maybe next summer.
Forum: Chartering   10-17-2003
Replies: 3
Views: 992
Posted By cgates
BVI Crew

I charterd with some folks this past summer in the BVI. I loved the sailng and the islands. My problem is that my wife will not cruise at all, end of story. So, I''m wondering how one would go...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-18-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By cgates
New Engine Installation

All of you certainly make a good case for accepting my wife''s opinion. Even I''m beginning to agree. Thanks for the input. I have assessed the additional space requirements, et al. I am sure you...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-16-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By cgates
New Engine Installation

Thanks for the response, however with a full keel a saildrive wouldn''t work.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-15-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By cgates
New Engine Installation

I have a Kittiwake 23, an Alberg design. It is set up for an outboard for auxilary power. There is enough room to install an inboard Yanmar diesel. However, since it''s a full keel I''m wondering...
Forum: Provisioning   08-22-2003
Replies: 14
Views: 13,730
Posted By cgates
Small boat cooking

I used to have a seal-a-meal thing. You could cook something, seal it, then freeze it. To prepare all you had to do was heat it in hot water. Of course, it had to be kept frozen or nearly so. But...
Forum: Provisioning   08-22-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 6,734
Posted By cgates
Lunch Ideas (needed)

I''ve always liked sliced meat of some kind, salami or something like that, some cheese, roasted peppers are great, some grapes. Anything easily picked up in one hand. Used to put stuff in zip lock...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-21-2003
Replies: 4
Views: 1,363
Posted By cgates
Deck repair

This sounds like some fascinating stuff. Has anyone had any first hand experience with it? Would love to hear more.

Thanks
Forum: Chartering   08-21-2003
Replies: 1
Views: 884
Posted By cgates
BVI berth available - 22Oct - 2 Nov

I''d love to join you but can''t. I just got back from two weeks in the BVI. I was a fill in for an empty bunk on that one too. That group was in their 30''s, I''m 59. Might fit in a little...
Forum: Chartering   07-22-2003
Replies: 5
Views: 2,579
Posted By cgates
BVI trip report 8-18 Jul 03 (long)

What a great report. I am going with a group of three others on a bareboat charter in three weeks, this will my first trip to the BVI. We are also chartering from a small company in Fat Hog Bay and...
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14

 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome