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Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   03-23-2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,000
Posted By boz86
Re: Delivery

In for the show. http://idahoturbodiesels.com/vb/images/smilies/popcorn.gif
Forum: C27   03-06-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 1,109
Posted By boz86
Re: c27 electrical wiring and general setup

Depends, here's a chart to get you started: Marine Wire Size and Ampacity | West Marine (http://www.westmarine.com/WestAdvisor/Marine-Wire-Size-And-Ampacity)
Forum: Electrical Systems   03-04-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By boz86
Re: Solar Panel installation with 3M 4200

Zanshin,

I've read never to use silicon on fiberglass because you can never completely remove it. Which affects future projects.

Regarding the bead, how about a tool like this? STAR BRITE...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-05-2015
Replies: 93
Views: 3,903
Posted By boz86
Re: Quick Advice: Donating a boat ride for charity

Would you mind explaining why?

I know the U.S. IRS changed the rules on donations of vehicles, clothes, etc, be interested in knowing what they allow to be deducted on donated rentals. Market...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-16-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,380
Posted By boz86
Re: Bought the first sailboat!!

When we had to put new axles on our boat trailer, ended up at a trailer supply store. He told us they don't rate axles below 3,000 pounds, so it's called a 3k class, but not all axles actually hold...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-26-2014
Replies: 45
Views: 2,593
Posted By boz86
Re: Best place to mount a Turkey Fryer on a boat

Does mounting a turkey fryer on the rails mean you're not a committed cruiser?
Forum: Weather   10-29-2014
Replies: 70
Views: 3,537
Posted By boz86
Re: World wide Marine Data Weather Resource

Cool, a flashback to the 1990s :-)

In honor of that, I offer :puke
Forum: Florida - Western   10-05-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,604
Posted By boz86
Re: living/sailing in the Tampa area?

Me? Had a couple of offers fall through, looking just north of the Tampa area.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-15-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 850
Posted By boz86
Forum: Florida - Western   07-09-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,604
Posted By boz86
Forum: Florida - Western   07-01-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,604
Posted By boz86
Re: living/sailing in the Tampa area?

Thanks for the links. I don't have to worry about a commute so we've got more leeway on where we live.

Spring Hill looks nice, with good prices, albeit with a sinkhole problem.
Forum: Florida - Western   06-30-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,604
Posted By boz86
Re: living/sailing in the Tampa area?

So yes, it is a general question, but you've already helped with the "thin" and "too thin" comment because it alerts me to watch for that. Also, the south bay helps as it could influence our decision...
Forum: Florida - Western   06-29-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,604
Posted By boz86
living/sailing in the Tampa area?

We're planning to move to the Tampa area, live ashore, and currently have a 31 foot sailboat.

Anything we should know about marinas or other sailing issues in the Tampa Bay area?
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   04-26-2014
Replies: 512
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 35,109
Posted By boz86
Re: Chesapeake Bay Eats

O'Brien's in Annapolis now joins the "never again" on our list.

First the good:
1. The filet mignon and pan-seared stripped bass were good.
2. I got lots of airline miles for one meal by using...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   04-18-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 369
Posted By boz86
Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show meetup?

Half price tickets with the promo code SpringSailboat until midnight, April 18.
Welcome to The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show | Annapolis Boat Shows (http://www.usboat.com/spring-sailboat-show/home)...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   04-06-2014
Replies: 512
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 35,109
Posted By boz86
Re: Chesapeake Bay Eats

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True enough -- I don't take recommendations seriously if they're from people who prefer Cracker Barrel or McDonalds.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   04-04-2014
Replies: 512
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 35,109
Posted By boz86
Re: Chesapeake Bay Eats

Oh, well, it's kinda like wine, you like what you like.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   04-02-2014
Replies: 512
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 35,109
Posted By boz86
Re: Chesapeake Bay Eats

Had dinner at Harry Browne's in Annapolis the other night, it's on State Circle. Nice meal, didn't have that Sysco pre-packaged taste.

Not a cheap meal, but good.
Forum: Diesel   04-02-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 868
Posted By boz86
Re: How loud is a single cylinder Yanmar supposed to be?

The single cylinder we had made a distinct sound. The old farmers used to talk about the one-cylinder John Deere they called the Poppin' Johnny. Perfect description.

Since there's no other...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-13-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 3,163
Posted By boz86
Re: What kind of weapon to keep aboard my new dinghy?

http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd18/tailsfanatic/My%20Little%20Pony/lol/1316458909323.jpg
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-19-2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,717
Posted By boz86
Free global wi-fi?

This company aims to provide it:

"A project being incubated by the Media Development Investment Fund (MDIF) has ambitious plans to beam WiFi to everyone on the planet for free.

The...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-01-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 883
Posted By boz86
Re: Shipping to Annapolis area? advice please.

+1 on Rockhold Creek Marina, less expensive than Herrington when I checked and still a very easy walk to the Tracy's Landing West Marine.
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   01-17-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By boz86
Re: suggestion for easier forum navigation

Thanks Donna,

Let me amend my suggestion to relabel that icon to "new."
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   01-17-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By boz86
suggestion for easier forum navigation

I've found a useful feature on other sites, a "new" button next to the individual thread titles that takes the reader to the first unread message.

It saves the reader the step of clicking on the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-14-2014
Replies: 24
Views: 1,469
Posted By boz86
replacing fixed windows

I need to replace a fixed porthole on my Hunter 31. I've read up in various places on the how to, but the adhesive market seems have changed in the span of diy stories I've read. Which adhesive would...
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