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Search: Posts Made By: HUGOSALT
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,193
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Boat slip/mooring CT River

Give Mark Reyher, harbormaster at Deep River on Ct Rver a call. 203-676-5909
Deep River is about 8 miles up from sound, few miles above Essex.
He only has moorings and believe non residents not a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-13-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 2,664
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Light-light air!!! Exciting stuff?

Here in western Long Island Sound in summer sure can get "quiet" at times.
so out comes...
large wire luff (think is 1.5 oz) Genoa
lightweight sheets
whisker pole
bottom is cleaned every 2...
Forum: Racing 11-13-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 1,121
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Help needed to develop fun sailing events for a small club

I try to do monthly full moon evening sail/raft up, even have a cd full of moon songs.
(we still use cd's no?)
Maybe make it a pot luck night.
Good for 4-5 evenings a season.
And/or a new moon...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-12-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 902
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: More miserable November sailing (southeastern NY)

Brad,
Was planing to be on the water Saturday, will join you if can coordinate timing.
(Opening day for trap shooting also) thinking your boat will be out of range, this year! ;-)

Hoping to sail...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-10-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 902
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: More miserable November sailing (southeastern NY)

Very nice...err yes tough dealing with miserable November sailing
here in SE NY (Long Island Sound) especially with full crew of boat owners
(with boats laid up for season). On water full days...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-10-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Dock Box solution?

Don't know if you will be banned from marina but very low cost, however not triangular.
Plastic drum...30, 55 gallon size...actually a HDPE open head drum can be had
for very low $ especially if...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-18-2014
Replies: 91
Views: 5,126
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Production buckets and the limits

Yet another example of chain plate failure from a production bucket!

As far as securing your bovine for blue water, basic production type
Holstein just don't cut it, you need something custom for...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-17-2014
Replies: 91
Views: 5,126
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Production buckets and the limits

Bought a production bucket built by pelagic,
had some good years with that bucket.
Used to peer in...
pee in...
puk in...
until chainplates rusted and was lost to neptune....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-17-2014
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Boats on the hard and all wrapped up

say it isn't so...come sail here on Long Island sound as some "try" to
sail thru Thanksgiving into early Dec. and a few thru the winter.
...but not so much last winter.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-16-2014
Replies: 20
Views: 962
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Real Men, Real Sailors "The Essex" The Movie

Have read book as well as book by 1st mate Owen Chase "The Wreck of Whaleship Essex" thinking there was another 1st hand account, written years later, by cabin boy from Essex. Loss of the Essex was...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-14-2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,195
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: What to do what to do :)

There are boats designed with no forward (v berth) cabin, the settee converts to large open double berth or large double berth is forward of settee. Head is mid ship.
Ericson 32 and Lancer 30 and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-08-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,072
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Sailing to NYC

Can sail lower/upper NY bay, trip up East River for sailboats is with current usually
motoring with a sail up.
If siteseeing/lunch can anchor out of channel in shallows around/close Stat. of...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 10-07-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 687
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Looking to get into sailing on Long Island, NY

Welcome Ryan. Great crew you have there.
If northwestern Long Island option for you let me know...will put you in touch
with several racers usually looking for crew, including my next door neighbor...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 10-04-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,053
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Ace Hardware Antifreeze deal

Thank you! Hope not to be using for a while but sadly eventually will...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-30-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 1,192
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: want to learn on bigger sailboat

If you consider a 30 fter a "bigger" boat and are game to travel to western LI Sound
(just east of the city) let us know. Happy to take you both out. Best sailing of the
season coming up!
Hugo
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-26-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 483
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Two Thoughts

The only thing that floats when I buy marine is my money as in floats away...
Happy you have a good last sail of the season to fall back on as you wait for
water to get soft again.
What no ice...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-16-2014
Replies: 14
Views: 734
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Can I reef with this furler

Was concerned my old nominal Cruising Design continuous furler would slip
but never did. After holding reef thru one night with gusts in excess of 50 knots, became less concerned. I did however...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 09-13-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 389
Posted By HUGOSALT
Solar storms could degrade GPS/can view Aurora

Understand 2 solar storms have hit earth with possible distrupting/degrading
GPS thru weekend...Upside is Aurora Bor. may be visible as far south as
New Jersey in the U.S. with midnight on U.S....
Forum: Electronics 09-13-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 405
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Which shoot thru hull depth meter to buy?

A few years ago, on delivery from Ct to Maine, DF wasn't working so bought
Hummingbird DF for $100. (now about $90.)
Made a captive reservoir and epoxed in.
Might not be my 1st choice but good...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-12-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 784
Posted By HUGOSALT
Talking Re: Birth place of the U.S. Navy

May be true, but Marblehead's had to come to Long Island and row Washington's army across East River!

So that proves Long Island birthplace of U.S. Navy! (smiley face goes here)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-11-2014
Replies: 15
Views: 784
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Birth place of the U.S. Navy

True Arnold did just that , however he was continental army at the time.
So although naval conflict was no navy.
Question has been debated much
and I guess debate will continue. Believe technical...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 09-11-2014
Replies: 64
Views: 4,399
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Coastal sailing without depth finder?

...Is darn good tool.
Will take the drama out of anchoring close in, easier to anchor in skinny water at crowded anchorage prime real estate all to yourself.
Also nav tool, knowing depth confirming...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 09-11-2014
Replies: 109
Views: 4,413
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: sailed once with my uncle

Disappointed in the negativity expressed in this thread,
would much rather we focus on trying to contribute to the ultimate
success of OP's undertaking by using our collective expertise.
It is in...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-10-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,275
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Manson Supreme

Being a sailor I am the black sheep of a fishing family(both commercial and sport).
As much as I would not use slot in my manson supreme, thinking
might be a pretty good tool for fisherman moving...
Forum: Learning to Sail 09-10-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By HUGOSALT
Re: Because it's funny after the fact

...and you felt dumb...
Can tell you first hand, on board us navy hospital ship Sanctuary ...with 2 admirals on board, U.S Marine Corp band playing on dock...morning leaving for states after 4...
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