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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-01-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 639
Posted By NateKing
Stupid question. I mean that with all due...

Stupid question. I mean that with all due respect, but why wouldn't you sail to Hawaii? If you want that experience, go for it. My question is, why would you sail back to California? Why not just...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-08-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 991
Posted By NateKing
Re: You're never too old for sailing...

What a PIMP!!!:cool:

Reminds me of "Captain Clyde" in our cruiser fleet at a small lake here in the middle of the country. Not sure how old he is, but I know he's been sailing for at least 2 of...
Forum: Learning to Sail   11-30-2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,469
Posted By NateKing
Why would he want to, he's already exemplified...

Why would he want to, he's already exemplified his exemplary vocabulary.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   09-14-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 2,046
Posted By NateKing
Re: Tenderfooted Sailor Girl

You should just start one. A couple of guys that I sail with here in the Kansas City area (you can't get much more landlocked than KC) started a sailing team when they were in college. They never...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-16-2012
Replies: 180
Views: 11,437
Posted By NateKing
Re: Stop freakin' waving at me!

Has anybody heard the Safeco Insurance radio commercials about "boat people"? I couldn't find a copy of it online, but it basically says something along the lines of "I don't understand boat people....
Forum: Introduce Yourself   05-17-2012
Replies: 1
Views: 300
Posted By NateKing
Welcome neighbor!

Welcome to sailnet. I live in the KC Metro, so I use the term neighbor pretty loosely. I'm still very new to sailing too and have found sailnet a great place for all my sailing related questions. ...
Forum: News Feeds   04-26-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By NateKing
Re: California sailing accident survivor urges new safety rules

I would be fine with that. Race committees can and should put rules in place to protect their participants and then let people decide if they want to compete under those rules. I may have...
Forum: News Feeds   04-26-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By NateKing
Re: California sailing accident survivor urges new safety rules

First off, this is a horrific tragedy and my heart and prayers are with the family and loved ones of the victims.

That being said, correct me if I am wrong, but I'm pretty sure there is no law...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-21-2012
Replies: 43
Views: 3,272
Posted By NateKing
I don't have an iPhone, but if I did, Life Proof...

I don't have an iPhone, but if I did, Life Proof cases are sweet. My aunt was taking underwater photos with her's at my nephews birthday party.
Forum: Cruising and Sailing with Children   02-17-2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,964
Posted By NateKing
:) Fair enough. Honestly though, I hope I...

:) Fair enough.

Honestly though, I hope I didn't offend anybody with my last post. I was just having a little fun.
Forum: Cruising and Sailing with Children   02-17-2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,964
Posted By NateKing
This post made me laugh. As far as I'm concerned...

This post made me laugh. As far as I'm concerned keep it up.

If this is really a big deal, maybe there should be a review board that looks at new peoples posts and evaluates them, and then if...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-14-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 4,626
Posted By NateKing
You had me confused for a minute. I'm pretty new...

You had me confused for a minute. I'm pretty new here and was thinking that you were a seasoned pro so I was shocked to be reading that you were just now taking your first sail. Guess I need to pay a...
Forum: Provisioning   12-03-2011
Replies: 25
Views: 6,394
Posted By NateKing
I was finally able to find this today.

Found it by Googleing "Sailing the Farm". The 5th search result was a off copy of it.
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   11-13-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,154
Posted By NateKing
I don't have a problem on my computer, but on my...

I don't have a problem on my computer, but on my phone, using the Android app, I can't view videos or attachments. Any tips?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-07-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 3,367
Posted By NateKing
[QUOTE=RobGallagher:794409] Like some things in...

[QUOTE=RobGallagher:794409] Like some things in life, size matters. QUOTE]
Especially when you are talking about a hard dingy.
Forum: Atomic 4   11-04-2011
Replies: 33
Views: 3,162
Posted By NateKing
I don't know what any of this means, but it...

I don't know what any of this means, but it sounds bad Ass.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-26-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By NateKing
Sorry, but for some reason when people link to...

Sorry, but for some reason when people link to pics in Photobucket, I can never get them to pull up. Am I doing something wrong? Do I have to set up an account? I just want to see the pretty boat...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   10-17-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,105
Posted By NateKing
Wouldn't this affect the buoyancy of the water...

Wouldn't this affect the buoyancy of the water causing the boat to float lower in the water?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-17-2011
Replies: 28
Views: 3,334
Posted By NateKing
People will argue about anything.

All the articles I have read say something along the lines of "authorities said they believe he was eaten by cannibals." If this is the case, then apparently the local "authorities" are the racists....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-29-2011
Replies: 30
Views: 3,121
Posted By NateKing
I agree that this was needed. Since I got my new...

I agree that this was needed. Since I got my new phone I have been on sailnet much less as I found the navigation a little difficult. I looked for an app at that time, but didn't find one.
...
Forum: Provisioning   06-23-2011
Replies: 25
Views: 6,394
Posted By NateKing
I too would really like a copy of this book. It...

I too would really like a copy of this book. It sounds incredible.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-23-2011
Replies: 33
Views: 3,071
Posted By NateKing
Wow!

She is absolutely gorgeous!!!
Forum: Introduce Yourself   05-25-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 857
Posted By NateKing
Thank you both. I picked up a book on marine...

Thank you both. I picked up a book on marine diesel engines last night and made it through the first chapter and a half. I have been practicing my knots a lot lately and usually carry a section of...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   05-24-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 857
Posted By NateKing
Talking So I quit my job . . .

I have been around for a little while, but haven't formally introduced myself so far. I have really enjoyed all the great info provided on these forums, and find myself killing my phone battery...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-17-2011
Replies: 47
Views: 11,769
Posted By NateKing
Knee Deep

:cool: My favorite song right now is "Knee Deep" by Zach Brown Band featuring Jimmy Buffet. Can't get enough of it. I specially like the verse quoted below. :cool:

YouTube - Zac Brown Band -...
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