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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-29-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 24,033
Posted By HoneyDoII
As was mentioned above, Google Earth will do it...

As was mentioned above, Google Earth will do it for you. I tinker with ideas that way at the office. On Google Earth click on tools/ruler/path and set the parameter to nautical miles. You can even...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-23-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,946
Posted By HoneyDoII
Absolutely incredible pictures, Thank you for...

Absolutely incredible pictures, Thank you for sharing them:)
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-20-2008
Replies: 24
Views: 3,261
Posted By HoneyDoII
Absolutely Awsome! How do you go back to work...

Absolutely Awsome! How do you go back to work after that ... there will be quite a few day dreamers this week after this post!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-19-2008
Replies: 29
Views: 6,636
Posted By HoneyDoII
Here, I'll make it easy, you need to fill out and...

Here, I'll make it easy, you need to fill out and submit form FCC form #605, here's the link:

FCC Form 605 (http://www.fcc.gov/Forms/Form605/605.html)

You will need a restricted license for...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-18-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 2,822
Posted By HoneyDoII
Does this thread fall under the "Bait and Switch"...

Does this thread fall under the "Bait and Switch" rules?:D
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-15-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 824
Posted By HoneyDoII
I would start with the inlet thru hull; was it...

I would start with the inlet thru hull; was it open, was it partially plugged ...what about the outlet, what about the heat exchanger - one that is partially plugged up may function fine at normal...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-15-2008
Replies: 64
Views: 8,061
Posted By HoneyDoII
Arrest Made

riodulcechisme.com - Two suspects arrested in Esmeralda (http://riodulcechisme.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=312&Itemid=1)

Two suspects arrested in Esmeralda
Written by...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-14-2008
Replies: 64
Views: 8,061
Posted By HoneyDoII
Whats the reload time on one of those things?

Whats the reload time on one of those things?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-13-2008
Replies: 64
Views: 8,061
Posted By HoneyDoII
For curiousity, anyone know of any foreign laws...

For curiousity, anyone know of any foreign laws with respect to carring a compound bow?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-11-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 3,442
Posted By HoneyDoII
I'll offer one sugestion, since the engine was...

I'll offer one sugestion, since the engine was overheated some of this heat was also transferred to your starter. A hot engine is hard to crank and a hot starter is much less efficient electrically...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-10-2008
Replies: 64
Views: 8,061
Posted By HoneyDoII
Pulling up the ladder wouldn't hurt either:D

Pulling up the ladder wouldn't hurt either:D
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   08-04-2008
Replies: 58
Views: 6,698
Posted By HoneyDoII
I had a couple that totally ignored me when I...

I had a couple that totally ignored me when I called or wrote once they found I was on the East Coast and wanted to see vessels that were on the West coast. End result, I found a different broker...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-02-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By HoneyDoII
Hey what can I say ... sometimes the boat bucks...

Hey what can I say ... sometimes the boat bucks bucket isn't deep enough ... at least mine seems to work that way:(
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-02-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By HoneyDoII
You can also make one in a pinch by drilling two...

You can also make one in a pinch by drilling two correctly spaced holes through a spare winch handle (or other available bar) and placing a couple machine screws through them locked down with nuts.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-01-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 3,000
Posted By HoneyDoII
John, I read it slightly different. I made...

John,
I read it slightly different. I made the assumption some amount of time passed between when he viewed the boat and then bought it before he sailed it away. Given that time, the PO could...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-01-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 3,000
Posted By HoneyDoII
Do you have outlet valves on each of your water...

Do you have outlet valves on each of your water tanks individually? It sounds like they are all closed. When you initially turned the water on it sounds like it pumped the feeder line dry and no...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-29-2008
Replies: 21
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Views: 1,582
Posted By HoneyDoII
I'll start... Right now would be a bad time...

I'll start...
Right now would be a bad time ... i.e. Hurricane Season. If you're in a hurry I suggest a ticket on the QE-2.
Maybe if you elaborate a little on your experience, budget, number...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-29-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 2,337
Posted By HoneyDoII
Toooooo far. A flight on United from Washington...

Toooooo far. A flight on United from Washington Dulles to SanDiego, a trolly ride to the Mexican border, a walk across the border, a bus ride from Tijuana to Ensenada and finally a taxi to the...
Forum: Learning to Sail   07-25-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 1,530
Posted By HoneyDoII
As an alternative, don't worry about the...

As an alternative, don't worry about the waterline on your boatans absolute keel depth, adding a foot as mentioned should suffice for chart navigation purposes. You need to know the exact depth...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-25-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,135
Posted By HoneyDoII
It reaches an end the day you either sell it or...

It reaches an end the day you either sell it or pass on to the eternal sailing sea; meanwhile enjoy the list, it's a work of love ... hence the name of my boat (kept over from the prior...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-19-2008
Replies: 8
Views: 824
Posted By HoneyDoII
Although I'm not familiar with that particular...

Although I'm not familiar with that particular engine my bet would be that your Starter Relay or solenoid has frozen up. It you have a relay try jumping across the positive & Starter terminals with...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-10-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 3,777
Posted By HoneyDoII
Thanks Med, This checklist will come in...

Thanks Med,
This checklist will come in very useful!
Forum: Learning to Sail   07-06-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 2,065
Posted By HoneyDoII
Great story Gary, Thanks for sharing it. The...

Great story Gary, Thanks for sharing it. The weather forcast here in the Annapolis area is so bad I left the boat at the dock today.
Kevin
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-28-2008
Replies: 24
Views: 2,907
Posted By HoneyDoII
My guess would be confusion and insecurity. He...

My guess would be confusion and insecurity. He may be looking at his lifes savings in that boat. Maybe he's hoping for a tow but he's a long way out for a tow in bad weather.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-28-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 1,125
Posted By HoneyDoII
Great sail & Pics. It also says a lot about a...

Great sail & Pics. It also says a lot about a boat when the PO is willing to sail it with you unlike the problems BlowingSouth is having with his new purchase.
Fair winds & hope to see you on the...
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