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Forum: Vessels Lost, Missing, or in Danger   1 Week Ago
Replies: 142
Views: 6,259
Posted By kjango
Re: 70year olds get rescued 7 times in 7 months

"Calamity Crew": Senior sailors struggling along on Atlantic voyage - CBS News (http://www.cbsnews.com/news/senior-sailors-nicknamed-calamity-crew-on-atlantic-voyage/)


29 times now
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 190
Views: 8,342
Posted By kjango
Re: Paying to watch youtube cruising vids

Day before yesterday I literally watched 5 minutes of a guys wife placing cans in a compartment & then the guy boiling water in a tea kettle......seriously
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 190
Views: 8,342
Posted By kjango
Re: Paying to watch youtube cruising vids

Most of the sailing / cruising videos I've seen are amateurish & painfully boring . I've never considered that people were trying to make money off them.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-31-2015
Replies: 28
Views: 1,371
Posted By kjango
Re: MAN OVERBOARD!!! (Stories)

I was moored in Onset Mass. late in Nov. & watched an old guy like me come in & grab a mooring about 50 yards from me . I sat in my cockpit drinking cocoa & watched him get his boat squared away as...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-19-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 1,490
Posted By kjango
Re: Would you give up sailing?

The day I win the lottery I will only be sailing in the summer & the rest of the year you'll find me on a Nordhaven 35' trawler.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-16-2015
Replies: 30
Views: 1,701
Posted By kjango
Re: Who gives way,

Spoken like a true hair splitting shoeclerk.
Forum: Diesel   10-16-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By kjango
inline electric fuel pump ???

Is eliminating the fuel pump on a old engine with an inline electric fuel pump a viable option ???
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-16-2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,094
Posted By kjango
Re: Missed and not missed

The only thing I miss is the company of a good dog. The things I don't miss ??? My wife , my wife , & ahhhhhh.......oh yeah.....my wife
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   10-07-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 543
Posted By kjango
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-14-2015
Replies: 30
Views: 1,701
Posted By kjango
Re: Who gives way,

I just give way to everything & then I don't have to worry about anything.
Forum: News Feeds   09-12-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By kjango
Re: Digby sailboat owner detains would-be thieves for RCMP - Digby Courier

Cobb Island man holds heads on sticks for police after boat break in........That's the headline I'm looking for.......lol
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-06-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 405
Posted By kjango
Re: Good experience with Whitecaps Marine Outfitters

I also had a wonderful experience with that company. They're like my heroes.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-14-2015
Replies: 58
Views: 2,869
Posted By kjango
Re: Boarding after a Slip

About 5 years ago I was in Onset Bay on a mooring at dusk watching an elderly gentleman on a mooring furling his main. The next morning he was found floating. His boat had a lot of freeboard & no...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-04-2015
Replies: 30
Views: 1,405
Posted By kjango
Re: harpoons

Spot on Caleb....lmao
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-04-2015
Replies: 30
Views: 1,405
Posted By kjango
Re: harpoons

For starters I thought the harpoon might improve my chances for having a peaceful breakfast at Scuttlebutt's. Handy for floundering....I like fresh flounder. And it's a Harpoon for hell's sake !!!!!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-04-2015
Replies: 30
Views: 1,405
Posted By kjango
harpoons

My son & I are building a harpoon for my boat . Ever since I came out of the womb all I ever really wanted was a harpoon for my boat . We're using M4 steel for the point & shaft . I'm pretty...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-23-2015
Replies: 49
Views: 2,398
Posted By kjango
Re: How many times a season do you get to your boat

I made it to my boat once during the 2008 season & I'm still there.....lol
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-23-2015
Replies: 45
Views: 1,876
Posted By kjango
Re: Bow rail bend fix

There's a tool that clamps onto the rail made specifically for the purpose of bending pipe....or in this case rail.....works great ......said with the voice of experience.
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   07-23-2015
Replies: 207
Views: 13,657
Posted By kjango
Re: Rights during USCG Inspection.

The Coast Guard are welcome aboard Osprey anytime.
Forum: News Feeds   06-05-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By kjango
Re: 4 die in boating accident - Moultrie Observer

Just a little bit of misinformation here ? Bear Lake & not Utah Lake ? Ski boat & not sailboat ? All adults survived one adult survived ???
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-01-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 661
Posted By kjango
Re: Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 any thoughts?

I would buy one today if I could afford it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Learning to Sail   05-08-2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,971
Posted By kjango
Re: New sailor going from Key West to Cancun: HELP!

First buy a small wooden toy sailboat & a ping pong paddle . Then wade out knee deep & float the toy boat in a pond . Then push water at the boat with the ping pong paddle . Observe what the boat...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-25-2015
Replies: 29
Views: 3,998
Posted By kjango
Re: Sad Day and Tragic Loss

no words.....beyond sad
Forum: Learning to Sail   03-20-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 3,444
Posted By kjango
Re: backing into a slip with single screw

I dock bow in so my cockpit & companionway are facing away from & are farther from traffic on the pier . Just a little more private . I also feel like it's way easier to back into an open fairway...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-19-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 6,345
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

Went sailing today......wore boots !!! BWAHAHAHAHAHAHA
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