SailNet Community - Search Results

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > Search Forums
 Not a Member? 


Showing results 1 to 6 of 6
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Sublime
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-13-2013
Replies: 908
Views: 65,520
Posted By Sublime
Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

Hannah sure ruffled some feathers! :laugher


IMO cruising does not mean living aboard. And someone living aboard does not necessarily "cruise". Hell, you can take 3 day "cruises" aboard a ship if...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-02-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 7,482
Posted By Sublime
Re: Solo Mast Stepping System

First, I should make a correction. The mast is about 30 feet and some change per the manuals. I always remember the mast height from the water is 40' and figure the boat from waterline to deck is 5'...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-01-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 7,482
Posted By Sublime
Re: Solo Mast Stepping System

My hunter 260 has a 35' mast that I can raise and lower myself.

The mast has struts on either side which run to the deck to keep it from twisting or swinging.
It uses a gin pole which attaches...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-25-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By Sublime
Re: Lightnings vs Scots vs Snark vs Sunfish

If you want a boat easy to single hand, go with the sunfish.

Lightnings and the scots are fun but above 12 kts of wind will be a handful singlehanded.

That said, if it were me, I'd learn how to...
Forum: herSailNet 09-14-2013
Replies: 355
Views: 23,000
Posted By Sublime
Re: Is Sailing Sexist?

As a female sailor, I have found that I am only able to command a pink or purple vessel. If I'm on a boat that is of any other color, I get distracted, indecisive, randomly toss things overboard and...
Forum: Learning to Sail 06-15-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 4,673
Posted By Sublime
Re: Dinghy Capsize

You were just starting to see the benefits of dinghy sailing. A dinghy can make you one hell of a sailor.

One person should be enough ballast. I have a boat with 132 sq ft of sail. It uses an 80...
Showing results 1 to 6 of 6

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:22 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.