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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-05-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 795
Posted By SVSnap
Busted Pulpit

Hello,
So during an overland move, my pulpit got smashed into 5 pieces... My insurance deductible was way too high to pursue a claim, so now I'm trying to find a used one somewhere. My boat is a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-17-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,178
Posted By SVSnap
Thanks much for the no tent input. Tenting did...

Thanks much for the no tent input. Tenting did seem really unnecessary. Terminix won't touch boats, but this orange oil company I found is happy to look at it. These guys supposedly use less toxic...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-14-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,178
Posted By SVSnap
Termites in my C30

Hello all,
I'm in the Coast Guard, and I just now got reaquainted with my boat after 6 months of being termporarily assigned to various places away from home. The boat's on the hard following her...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-16-2009
Replies: 88
Views: 29,440
Posted By SVSnap
Storm Tactics

Hermit, I dunno if anyone's mentioned it yet, but the book that MOST prepared me to go places with my 1984 C30 was Storm Tactics by Lin and Larry Pardey. I bought the book, found some stuff on line...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-10-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 3,078
Posted By SVSnap
Ya, that's true, I should def give them a call. ...

Ya, that's true, I should def give them a call. I talked to a dealer (not sure if he was officially affiliated with them, just that he sold their stuff) back when I lived in San Fran. He told me...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-10-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 3,078
Posted By SVSnap
Blown out RHI glue

http://www.aquaprousa.com/seamaster_web_254x141.jpg

I know it's not a sailboat... but some of you sailors must have had rhib problems at some point right?

Boat: 12' center console Aquapro RHIB...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-10-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,191
Posted By SVSnap
Good luck man! I've pulled the Universal M24 out...

Good luck man! I've pulled the Universal M24 out of my C30 twice now using the boom/mainsheet method. Started with very little knowledge, got lots of help, all went well.... fingers crossed for ya.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-10-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,661
Posted By SVSnap
thanks

Thanks for all the input, I'll try this stuff you guys suggested and hope for the best.

Much appreciated.

- Hunter
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-08-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,661
Posted By SVSnap
deck looks like ass

Boat: Catalina 30, 1984
Location: Pensacola, FL
Problem: Deck is badly stained all over

I came out of a yard period... during which I wasn't particularly careful with the deck. Now the yard...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   04-13-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 6,190
Posted By SVSnap
keel joint

I just rebedded and reinforced the keel joint on my Catalina 30. It wasn't too bad really, West Systems helped a lot and made it pretty straight forward. But the quantity of water that oozed out of...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   04-11-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 4,558
Posted By SVSnap
I wouldn't touch the P30, having refit a boat and...

I wouldn't touch the P30, having refit a boat and watched poor saps refit many more, take the time you think it'll take and multiply by 3. Same thing my dad did when he built our house.....

if...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-11-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 2,776
Posted By SVSnap
rule of thirds. 1/3 boats; 1/3 authentic NE...

rule of thirds. 1/3 boats; 1/3 authentic NE people, buildings, buoys etc; 1/3 beautiful natural coastline
Forum: Living Aboard   04-11-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 1,725
Posted By SVSnap
Is it where force to speed becomes exponential...

Is it where force to speed becomes exponential vice linear??
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   04-11-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 886
Posted By SVSnap
43 what? I know of a good captain in the...

43 what? I know of a good captain in the panhandle area. When do you want to have it moved?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-10-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,070
Posted By SVSnap
For me it's a case of command. When I'm...

For me it's a case of command. When I'm surrounded by smart sailors on a boat (or ship) under the competent command of a master I trust, life is GREAT. I sleep like a baby and can relax...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   04-10-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 3,001
Posted By SVSnap
have friends there. Actually i'm just trying to...

have friends there. Actually i'm just trying to make some replies so I can PM someone. But I will ask my friends if they want to crew for you. good luck
Forum: Introduce Yourself   03-27-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By SVSnap
ha ha ha ha ha ha ha I'm quite used to it by...

ha ha ha ha ha ha ha

I'm quite used to it by now, but thanks for the warning
Forum: Introduce Yourself   03-27-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By SVSnap
Want to learn-

Hey all,
I'm new to forums, but just poking around here I can tell there is an amazing amount of info available and I hope to learn lots.

Long time sailor, used to race buoys and offshore for...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-19-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 1,706
Posted By SVSnap
Apology

Please excuse my attempted hijack. Kinda new to the whole forum thing. Thanks for the redirect.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-18-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 1,706
Posted By SVSnap
Which PC Based nav

Ysab,
I really like the adaptability of the PC vice a chartplotter. Which PC based nav system do you use? Are the charts for it reasonably priced? Raster or vector? Easy to correct with notices to...
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