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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-25-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By paikea
Re: 2014 Sailing, another season almost finished...

What a great way to introduce children to life itself.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-21-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By BoxedUp
Re: 2014 Sailing, another season almost finished...

Thanks for sharing the memories of what looked to be a great sailing season. A man's fortune is measured by the happiness of his family and it looks like you're a very wealthy man!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-21-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By miatapaul
Re: For Sale: Merc 4 hp 2 stroke and more

That is a good price on the outboard, in case anyone is considering it.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-12-2014
Replies: 96
Views: 7,356
Posted By JonEisberg
Re: Annapolis Sailboat Show

What, you guys with your smartphones, you can't find your cars without them? :-) Hell, I park on that same block every year, I could have found it in my sleep...

Shawn, and Dave, (and of course,...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   10-11-2014
Replies: 512
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 35,070
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Chesapeake Bay Eats

We ate at Azure Restaurant in the Westin Annapolis in Park Place Annapolis last night. From City Dock walk (or take the free Circulator bus) up Main Street and down West Street to Westgate Circle,...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   09-28-2014
Replies: 528
Views: 22,403
Posted By engineer_sailor
Re: 2014 Sailing Season

Chef

I heard recently that the once free pier in Fells Point is either no longer free or soon won't be free. Rumor has it someone bought the deteriorating building and it's going to be a high-end...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation   09-26-2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,750
Posted By DRFerron
Re: USCG Navigation Rules Updated

4. Am I required to carry a copy of the Navigation Rules? (http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/?pageName=navRulesFAQ#0.3_4)Per 33 CFR 88.01(g), the operator of each self-propelled vessel 12 meters or more in...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   09-11-2014
Replies: 512
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 35,070
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Chesapeake Bay Eats

The Chesapeake Bay Eats spreadsheet is updated through the post above. You can download it from the link in my signature. It is sorted by location first, then restaurant. Multiple reviews are in...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-04-2014
Replies: 79
Views: 5,610
Posted By christian.hess
Re: Solar upgrade and energy questions... Help!

my old boat had the very popular semi hard dodger design that actually is easier to buiild or make than a full canvas dodger

the hard top was curved making a felixible panel the best choice there...
Forum: Chesapeake / Central US east coast   08-29-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 4,158
Posted By svzephyr44
Re: New York to Cape May ok for beginners?

First, let me point out to you and the OP that this is a personal opinion. I grew up on the North Shore and have sailed LI Sound many times. I also went to school in New Jersey (we rode our dinosaurs...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   08-27-2014
Replies: 28
Views: 1,610
Posted By BubbleheadMd
Re: Jellyfish west/rhode river?

I live in the Rhode and haven't seen a single one.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   08-27-2014
Replies: 28
Views: 1,610
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Jellyfish west/rhode river?

I was out yesterday and didn't see any jellyfish in the West. I wasn't looking from Auspicious but I was right down on the water dinghying around and didn't see anything.
Forum: Electrical Systems   08-24-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 658
Posted By Faster
Summer solar experience

Finally bit the bullet and went with some Solar supplemental power this past summer.

A bit of an impulse buy, actually, bumped into some friends early in July and noticed his 'new to him' panel....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-23-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,101
Posted By Faster
Ho-hum... sorry, another fabulous (dry) summer in BC...

Just back from another delightful summer's cruising up and down the BC Coast, our travels ranged from our home near Vancouver to Desolation Sound, south to Victoria's inner harbour, and many points...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   08-23-2014
Replies: 528
Views: 22,403
Posted By travlineasy
Re: 2014 Sailing Season

Shawn, here's the panel I purchased for my Morgan, made the mounting brackets from inexpensive Bimini fittings and attached it to the stern rail where it's completely out of the way and not shaded....
Forum: Cruising and Sailing with Children   08-20-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 3,977
Posted By AlaskaMC
Re: New Father...Advice needed on sailing with kids

Thanks for that great post Chef! You are an inspiration to me especially with my daughters and that a Tartan 37 may have just popped up on my purchase radar for boat shopping this weekend. Seems...
Forum: Electronics   08-20-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,208
Posted By Minnewaska
Re: ipads or tablets with built in GPS

Goodness, will the misinformation never end.

Assisted has nothing to do with online access to maps. There are dozens of GPS satellites around the globe and any gps needs to recognize a certain...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-01-2014
Replies: 72
Views: 5,609
Posted By Cruisingdad
Exclamation Concussions

Hello everyone,

I want to write this while I can. It has been a long time since I have been on Sailnet or anything electronic. I have not had a choice, honestly. Doc's orders and this is one of...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   07-27-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 989
Posted By aa3jy
Re: Beware of Frankenfish!

The next Chesapeake Bay will feature this ...

http://www.travelchannel.com/video/dcs-slimy-snakehead-fish

...at it's next gathering.:D

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=eQK2iU9SSvY
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-23-2014
Replies: 165
Views: 9,593
Posted By SVAuspicious
Re: Help me plan my cruise North!

I've met those kids. Some of the nicest, best behaved children I have ever known.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-15-2014
Replies: 165
Views: 9,593
Posted By Tempest
Re: Help me plan my cruise North!

AC will be a long Day but I think that's a good call. It will give you a shorter sail the next day to Cape May and allow you to spend more time in a great beach town.
The morning might still be...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-15-2014
Replies: 165
Views: 9,593
Posted By smurphny
Re: Help me plan my cruise North!

You did well to get into Mt. Sinai at night. That's where my boat was before I bought her and where I have spent a lot of time in years past. The inlet is pretty narrow and the channel is not at all...
Forum: Chesapeake / Central US east coast   07-14-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By 4arch
Re: Baltimore inner harbor

Inner Harbor dockage isn't as cheap as it used to be...

Docking Fees | Baltimore City Dockmaster's Office (http://www.baltimoredockmastersoffice.com/category/docking-fees/)

At those rates...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-13-2014
Replies: 165
Views: 9,593
Posted By JimsCAL
Re: Help me plan my cruise North!

Yes, Block Island is a special place. Been there many times over the last 30 years and hope to go back many more. Two of my favorite things to do there:

1. Take the dinghy into "Zodiac Beach"...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-10-2014
Replies: 165
Views: 9,593
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Help me plan my cruise North!

Real time weather conditions...5-6 buoys along LI sound...
search... University of Connecticut Marine Sciences - MYSound (http://www.mysound.uconn.edu)
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