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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-18-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,074
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: Bahamian Customs Seizure - Pleasure Vessel - Any Experience?

Chuckles R

I agree. Often the simplest solution is to use that archane ringing box on our desk and ask the question directly. This has been tried with limited success. Just curious of any past...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-18-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,074
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: Bahamian Customs Seizure - Pleasure Vessel - Any Experience?

Frogwatch

Thank you much for the quick reply. Just to be clear, I am not trying to scam customs or bribe them in anyway. My employer is handling the recovery of the vessel and I am just trying to...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-18-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,074
Posted By 23Ranger
Bahamian Customs Seizure - Pleasure Vessel - Any Experience?

Anyone out there have any experience with getting a vessel released from Bahamian Customs? I'm working to recover a stolen vessel that is currently tagged in a marina in the Bahamas, and am weighing...
Forum: Electronics   06-14-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,794
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: In-Hull Depth Finder/Transponder - Repair and/or Replacement

I'm not sure of the brand offhand. I'll check this evening. Thank you for the advice and the heads up on the transponder. Yeah, I've always wondered what good knowing what the depth is behind my...
Forum: Electronics   06-14-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,794
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: In-Hull Depth Finder/Transponder - Repair and/or Replacement

Nodders, thank you for the reply. For better or worse, the current location of my transponder unit is just aft of my fin keel, so getting to it (or the cable) just not be a problem. I'll look into...
Forum: Electronics   06-14-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,794
Posted By 23Ranger
In-Hull Depth Finder/Transponder - Repair and/or Replacement

Hey everyone, I am the pround owner of a 23' Ranger Sailboat and I am looking to do some repair and replacement work on my navigational electronics. It's a simple set up, just what i would refer to...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-21-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,384
Posted By 23Ranger
ranger 23 standing rigging replacement parts

Sorry Faster, chain plate it is. Thanks to you both for the prompt advice and response
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-20-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,384
Posted By 23Ranger
ranger 23 standing rigging replacement parts

Anyone know where I can pick up a replacement bow anchor plate for my forestay on a 23 Ranger? I've spent a few days looking but since my boats outta production, I think I'm going to need some expert...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-19-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 598
Posted By 23Ranger
Forestay Anchor Plate Replacement Ranger 23

Thank you Faster, good stuff.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-19-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 598
Posted By 23Ranger
Forestay Anchor Plate Replacement Ranger 23

Hey everyone, the anchor plate for the forestay on my Ranger 23 has some serious cracking and corrosion (just noticed it will while scrubbing the scum lines) and looks like it might fail at any...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-09-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,380
Posted By 23Ranger
South Florida-ish to Bahamas...Making it happen in mid to late novermeber

Hey everyone, i've been sailing about a year and half and have a couple trips to key west and back under my belt. I'm getting furlowed (sp?) from mid november to the start of the new year, and a...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   06-01-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 2,980
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: First Captains' Log . . . Enjoy

Sorry to others on this thread, off-topic post. I'll remove this post soon.

Breakaway, I need a few more posts before I can respond to a private message apparently. Plan is to wait for window...
Forum: Living Aboard   05-31-2012
Replies: 50
Views: 5,972
Posted By 23Ranger
share with me, your words of wisdom

Capt.aaron

Agree on insurance, third party liability and coverage for marine pollution/casualty are the only reasons for insuring a cheap sailboat. Everything between Miami and the keys is some...
Forum: Living Aboard   05-31-2012
Replies: 50
Views: 5,972
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: share with me, your words of wisdom

beware a "deal" or a "steal" on an older sailboat; ask to see clear title before buying and ask about any possible liens/mortgages on the boat. Other stuff already said on this thread is good advice...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-31-2012
Replies: 257
Views: 43,786
Posted By 23Ranger
Re: Can I sail to the Bahamas with NO experience?

Owen

I am novice sailor myself, having started sailing about a year and a half ago, and I am also tossing the idea of spending a few weeks crusing this fall in the area of the Bahamas. I had a...
Forum: Florida - Keys   06-24-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,728
Posted By 23Ranger
Thanks much to both of you. That bump does sound...

Thanks much to both of you. That bump does sound enticing; I'll have to monitor the weather and buoys and make a call at that time. I have yet to sail in open water with any wind approaching 15+ and...
Forum: Florida - Keys   06-23-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,728
Posted By 23Ranger
Key West to Marathon via Hawks Channel in Late JulyEarly August

Hey everyone, I am new to the site and relatively new to sailing. My father and I brought my 23' Ranger down on the inside (bay side) from Coconut Grove to Key West, taking the northern route "above"...
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