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Search: Posts Made By: iwm
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-05-2009
Replies: 47
Views: 3,639
Posted By iwm
I’ve also bought a bunch of stuff from Defender...

I’ve also bought a bunch of stuff from Defender with excellent service. But I’ve never tried to return anything except a cleat I recent bought. The customer service rep seemed more concerned than I...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-23-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 1,787
Posted By iwm
here is a picture of our dog Pepper (now...

here is a picture of our dog Pepper (now decreased), a Cavalier and Rusty our son's Corgi.

Van


http://i545.photobucket.com/albums/hh379/iwm3/pphoto4.jpg


...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-03-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 684
Posted By iwm
Opinions on "remanufactured" electronics?

I'm beginning the process of updating the electronics on our boat (chartplotter, radar, etc). Buying "remanufactured" seems to save 30-50%. Is it worth the risk?

My only remanufactured...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-21-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 8,672
Posted By iwm
FWIW that's a bad picture on the leatherman site....

FWIW that's a bad picture on the leatherman site. the knife blade stays pretty securely in the handle when you open the pliers
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-21-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 8,672
Posted By iwm
don't know how you could slice your hand - unless...

don't know how you could slice your hand - unless you're trying really hard;)

the blade is pretty protected when not open. the only thing you COULD hurt yourself with is the screwdriver which is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 11-21-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 8,672
Posted By iwm
I just got and really like the leatherman...

I just got and really like the leatherman skeletool. I have had bunch of multitools, including the wave, but just didn't carry them that often because they were heavy and I didn't use most of the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-28-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 902
Posted By iwm
that quote is pretty high. i paid about $1400...

that quote is pretty high. i paid about $1400 last year for 35' including haul, pressure wash, storage and launch, mast up, had my own cover. narragansett bay yard

Van
Forum: Niagara 08-11-2008
Replies: 42
Views: 9,570
Posted By iwm
I'm here and look at this site frequently ...

I'm here and look at this site frequently


Van
#225
Psyche
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-10-2008
Replies: 28
Views: 4,886
Posted By iwm
FWIW, I used Boatlife Lifeseal on our previous...

FWIW, I used Boatlife Lifeseal on our previous boat. Its a combination of silicone and polyurethane Found it somewhat less messy to work with than polysulfide. didn't leak!

Boatlife Life Seal...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-19-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 7,225
Posted By iwm
Thanks to all for replies Maine Sail, I...

Thanks to all for replies

Maine Sail, I appreciate your concern and passion (and our Niagara is a beautiful boat), but I think I haven’t provided sufficient details. Our mooring guy is THE guy...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-19-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 7,225
Posted By iwm
thanks for the quick replies current...

thanks for the quick replies

current moorings 300lb mushroom. boat is 35 ft, 15,500 lb displacement Niagara 35. location = bristol, ri

Van
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 03-19-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 7,225
Posted By iwm
Train wheel for a mooring??

I am in the process of upgrading my moorings to accommodate a larger boat. The plan would be to add an additional "anchor" to my existing mushroom. My mooring guy offered a choice between a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 01-17-2008
Replies: 32
Views: 3,809
Posted By iwm
anyone used spectra lifelines? like ...

anyone used spectra lifelines?

like

http://www.setsail.com/c_central/techtalk/llconnect.html

Van
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-08-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 1,064
Posted By iwm
contact Glen Chaplin at Sabre 207-655-3831. He...

contact Glen Chaplin at Sabre 207-655-3831. He can be quite helpful in finding parts for older sabres
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-26-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By iwm
Thanks all, here's a little bit more info ...

Thanks all, here's a little bit more info

I've been storing our boat at a yard for the past 6-8 years. Its convenient, relatively functional (although they put the boats very close together...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-25-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By iwm
outdoor storage for 35 foot sailboat. few...

outdoor storage for 35 foot sailboat. few restrictions on owner work very desirable

IWM
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-25-2007
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By iwm
winter storage in RI area?

anyone have any positive reccomendations for a yard for winter storage in Rhode Island/Narragansett Bay area.

thanks

IWM
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 09-10-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 882
Posted By iwm
annisquam river open?

We are bringing our new-to-us boat home from york harbor, me to narragansett bay sometime in the next week or so. I've heard differing reports about the bridge over the annisquam being closed or...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-06-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 14,499
Posted By iwm
all current sabres, but not older ones Van...

all current sabres, but not older ones

Van (former Sabre 28 owner)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-21-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 3,913
Posted By iwm
castoff we just signed a purchase and sales...

castoff

we just signed a purchase and sales on a Niagara 35 after looking at HR rasmus, CS36, bristol 35.5, valiant 37, little harbor 38, sabre 38 and a bunch of others I don't remember. main...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-17-2007
Replies: 224
Views: 15,087
Posted By iwm
TB Sailor + powerboater = motor sailor. A...

TB
Sailor + powerboater = motor sailor. A very logical idea. Too bad it didn’t work out for you and your wife. Good luck with the cat idea, but I’ve got a feeling you’re bound to be a power...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-16-2007
Replies: 224
Views: 15,087
Posted By iwm
Isn’t it fun telling other people how to solve...

Isn’t it fun telling other people how to solve their problems!!!!

Here’s my two cents worth. No specific boat or difference between selling at a high price versus a low price is worth...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-30-2007
Replies: 2
Views: 656
Posted By iwm
recommendation for surveyor s. maine/nh

looking for good surveyor. experience with cored hulls would be desirable

thanks

Van
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-08-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 4,397
Posted By iwm
here's briefy review from a british magazine ...

here's briefy review from a british magazine

http://www.ybw.com/ym/any_questions/20060612122410ymanyqs.html

good luck in your search

Van
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-07-2007
Replies: 28
Views: 3,604
Posted By iwm
thanks for the comments

Thanks for the comments Cruisingdad, Camaraderie and Sailingdog

Let me give you a little more info about my thinking. I didnít think that I was all that committed to ďfull keel, bluewater...
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