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Search: Posts Made By: RandyonR3
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-28-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 5,651
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Jeffs Last Sail- MUST READ

Got a Call from Jeff a few days ago as he was leaving Morro Bay.. seems he had a knock down outside the gate at San Francisco, broke a few things but it seems he's got it under control..

...
Forum: Living Aboard 10-24-2012
Replies: 272
Views: 17,429
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Opposition to liveaboards

Hi Dean,
I will agree, as at the time, I'm replacing the water tanks by building new fiberglass units... and I normally keep my boat in the marina where we own the Canvas and Upholstery Shop,...
Forum: Living Aboard 10-22-2012
Replies: 272
Views: 17,429
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Opposition to liveaboards

Not trying to cause an argument here but arnt they the same.. If a tenant moves onto my dock with his boat, and he lives aboard, he is infact a liveaboard on his boat and renting a space on my dock?...
Forum: Living Aboard 10-22-2012
Replies: 272
Views: 17,429
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Opposition to liveaboards

I think I made my point very clear.. I own a dock on a waterway and will not lease to liveaboards due to the reasons I stated.. and I'm sure many marinas have the same attitude as I.
and further...
Forum: Living Aboard 10-22-2012
Replies: 272
Views: 17,429
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Opposition to liveaboards

I'm part of a small group that owns 3 homes here in the California Delta.. two of those homes have their own docks and Liveaboards are strictly forbidden.. And we live on our boat.. we do allow...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-21-2012
Replies: 30
Views: 3,519
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Fin vs bulb vs wing keels

Its a result of putting up with Idots all your life Bob.. In my 60s, I've delt with
many of the same.. and just the other day, I had someone at the Yacht Club Bar compairing his Full keel, Hans...
Forum: Beneteau 10-20-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By RandyonR3
anchor rode issues

we own a mid 80s FIRST 42.. the anchor lockers, two of them, left and right..
we once carried 600 feet of chain so only used the right locker but have recently cut down to 200 feet of chain and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-10-2012
Replies: 108
Views: 8,721
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Bug out boat

If I were listening to this conversation at the Yacht Club Bar, Think I'd say good-night Lucy, and I'd head for the house...................
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-09-2012
Replies: 108
Views: 8,721
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Bug out boat

We're totaly self contained .. throw off the lines and we're good for a year or so..
had an instance a few years ago that was impressive..
We had stopped at Brookings Oregon on our way...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-09-2012
Replies: 16
Views: 930
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: do you use your boat as a car?

If we include an inflatable, I use mine to commute every day. We have our boat tied to a dock down the slough about 1 mile from our Marine Canvas shop.. its faster to get to work by water.. My dink...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-06-2012
Replies: 16
Views: 3,257
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Beneteau Oceanis vs First

We also own a 80s First 42.. moved aboard it almost 10 years ago and have cruised the West Coast from Alaska to Mexico.. leaving in the spring for Hawaii and the Marshalls.. we're both 60 and handle...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-06-2012
Replies: 36
Views: 2,742
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Champagne taste on a beer budget

Here's a different outlook , and something I would have done now looking back in years.. I've gone throu a dozzen boats to get where we are now, with our 42 and ready for retirement.
and the cost...
Forum: Beneteau 09-25-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,333
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: First Purchase

we looked for a FIRST 38 for quite awhile but every one had been raced hard and put away wet.. Found a FIRST 42 in excelant condition and snached it up.. been on it for 10 years now, very roomy,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-25-2012
Replies: 44
Views: 20,106
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Ketch vs Sloop?

Gota bring up something in thought..
Many many years ago when learning to sail, (boy scouts) and I'm now in my 60s, our main concern was to trim the sloop to the point where you didnt touch the...
Forum: San Fran Bay 09-24-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1,196
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Stockton, Ca. to Oakland, Ca.

Awhile back While passing Port Chicago, they were loading a ship and the security police in their little power boats with 50s on the front came over and ordered me to move to the outer channel... my...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-20-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 5,651
Posted By RandyonR3
Jeffs Last Sail- MUST READ

Sept 20-2012
Met jeff a couple weeks ago when he came into my shop to have a couple sails repaired.........this is a MUST SEE .. makes you realize how precious life is..
Jeff can be contacted...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-18-2012
Replies: 52
Views: 4,182
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Not Sure Wich Winch to use

first, you only need ONE wrap around a self tailing winch for it to work. remember you are pulling on the tail in the top of the winch.. multi wraps will over-ride, and cause havoc when tacing fast.....
Forum: Beneteau 03-17-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 4,436
Posted By RandyonR3
Re: Beneteau First 42 Manual

Its not a manual but I thought you'd get a kick out of it.. an origional page from a sailing rag addvertizing the first 42.. bought it on E-Bay..
Thought Id get a copy but got the origional page...
Forum: Beneteau 03-10-2012
Replies: 1
Views: 855
Posted By RandyonR3
Beneteau 42 headliner

As most of us with the early beneteaus have found, the headliner in the forward cabin as well as the quarter have dropped due to the foam insulating between the vinyl and glass has given up its...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-19-2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,191
Posted By RandyonR3
If you are going to stop by, give us a shout so...

If you are going to stop by, give us a shout so to make sure we're in the shop.. could be out on the docks..
209-327-9870
OxBow Canvas
OxBow Marina
Isleton, Ca.
Forum: Beneteau 02-18-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 4,436
Posted By RandyonR3
Do a search for FIRST 42 and S/V HyLyte will...

Do a search for FIRST 42 and S/V HyLyte will come up.. just send him a private message..
as fare as upholstery work. we've done the aft bathroom.. stripped all that was covered with vinyl and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 02-18-2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,191
Posted By RandyonR3
Going to thro my two cents in here, been up and...

Going to thro my two cents in here, been up and down the delta from SF to Isleton (OxBow Marina) a dozzen times a year, over the last 20 years.. our boat is a FIRST 42 , Beneteau with a 8.6 draft.....
Forum: Beneteau 02-18-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 4,436
Posted By RandyonR3
If anyone would have one , if available, I would...

If anyone would have one , if available, I would think that Scott on HyLyte would either have one or knbow where one would be..
you might drop him a message..

We're in the process of...
Forum: Boat Reviews 10-30-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 9,041
Posted By RandyonR3
Thought I'd bring this post back to life, and...

Thought I'd bring this post back to life, and wondering about setting up a group on yahoo for those of us with first 42s.. we've had ours for about 9 years now. Ours is an owners version and is...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 07-23-2010
Replies: 22
Views: 6,296
Posted By RandyonR3
Good to hear you like your 42... we've been on...

Good to hear you like your 42... we've been on ours cruising for 7 years now and headed to mexico in the fall and then on to Oz.....
check out our site and drop us a note with your e-mail and we'll...
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