SailNet Community - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 27
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: mikethecapt
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-05-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 700
Posted By mikethecapt
Re: Anchorage south of St Augustine.

thanks multihullgirl! I'll check out that site now.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-05-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 700
Posted By mikethecapt
Re: Anchorage south of St Augustine.

thanks Rick. I remember the Anchorage by the locks being pretty foul with sunken boats, have they cleaned it up?
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-05-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 700
Posted By mikethecapt
Anchorage south of St Augustine.

my wife and I will be heading south from St Augustine next week. we are planning on going down outside and stopping at Cape Canaveral. does anyone have any information on good anchorage in or near...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-22-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,302
Posted By mikethecapt
thanks denise, i checked and it's 48, not...

thanks denise, i checked and it's 48, not counting the water pump - probably too much for my eu2000i. but it was a thought and i still may install it for use dockside, we'll see. thanks though.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-20-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,302
Posted By mikethecapt
Re-install the marine air or keep the window shaker?

Hi,
At some point during the re-fit I removed the 12000 BTU Marine Air unit from the boat to access the space below it for a larger holding tank. My thinking at the time was “hey, I’m going...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-03-2009
Replies: 45
Views: 4,856
Posted By mikethecapt
Yeah, I know I could never get the money I put...

Yeah, I know I could never get the money I put into this boat back if I were to sell her, I don't plan to, but anyway... but for me, financing even a 30k boat woould have meant 50 after the dust...
Forum: Learning to Sail   03-03-2009
Replies: 45
Views: 8,632
Posted By mikethecapt
I agree with cardiacpaul, walking the docks can...

I agree with cardiacpaul, walking the docks can be the best way to go and I’ve had many a fun sail that way. You should however have some basic skills in case the person who takes you out isn’t all...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-03-2009
Replies: 45
Views: 4,856
Posted By mikethecapt
Having just completed “most” of a very MAJOR...

Having just completed “most” of a very MAJOR refit, from auction derelict to better than new I can tell you my thoughts on everything I did. Who knows if it was right or wrong. Your individual...
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   02-26-2009
Replies: 46
Views: 8,377
Posted By mikethecapt
i do all tha stuff, i live on the water.

i do all tha stuff, i live on the water.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-26-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 562
Posted By mikethecapt
Decision made

Okay, so now that we’re ready to begin the super colossal, extra special, and absolutely (dare I say?) – bad ass – breakdown portion of our cruise plans, we have, I believe, after great...
Forum: Provisioning   02-23-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 8,532
Posted By mikethecapt
I'll second the Black Box, equates to 6-7 bucks a...

I'll second the Black Box, equates to 6-7 bucks a bottle but comes in a box, 14.5 by volume, good taste after decanting.
Forum: Living Aboard   02-23-2009
Replies: 237
Views: 96,089
Posted By mikethecapt
We live aboard a 1978 S2 9.2c (30') sloop. Two...

We live aboard a 1978 S2 9.2c (30') sloop. Two adults and a cat. I've been living aboard her since 2003. No complaints. We love her.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   02-20-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By mikethecapt
The marina won't tie you down. they will give you...

The marina won't tie you down. they will give you the stakes, if you bug them, but it's up to you to secure your boat.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   02-19-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By mikethecapt
oh, cool - it loaded one. that's us drying out.

oh, cool - it loaded one. that's us drying out.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   02-19-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By mikethecapt
okay, i just tried to upload some pictures of...

okay, i just tried to upload some pictures of some of the work but they were too big and i'm a bit old school. i'll have to find out how to convert them to somthing smaller, i know it can be done.
Forum: Florida - Western   02-19-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,258
Posted By mikethecapt
Thank you trecksail, thats the first positive...

Thank you trecksail, thats the first positive lead I've gotten. There's nothing on the internet, but I knew someone here would know somthing.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   02-18-2009
Replies: 3,397
Views: 845,320
Posted By mikethecapt
East coast of FL.

East coast of FL.
Forum: Florida - Western   02-18-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,258
Posted By mikethecapt
Short term Tampa mooring?

Hi, we’ll be arriving on our boat in Tampa to attend a class sometime between March 18 -23 and will be staying for about a month. We would prefer a slip so we could have the AC but any info on...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   02-18-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By mikethecapt
and we're off!!!

Hi, after lurking around here for quite a while and posting very little the time has come to say hello and share a bit about “Plan b”. I have been re-fitting my 1978 S2 9.2c Plan b since 2004 and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-15-2008
Replies: 172
Views: 15,055
Posted By mikethecapt
outstanding write up, now lets talk about droping...

outstanding write up, now lets talk about droping and setting your second hook.
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   07-15-2008
Replies: 199
Views: 23,843
Posted By mikethecapt
29'11" - all mine - cruising!

29'11" - all mine - cruising!
Forum: S2   06-26-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 10,907
Posted By mikethecapt
Hi, I have a 1978 S2 9.2C that I have lived...

Hi,
I have a 1978 S2 9.2C that I have lived aboard since 2002. I am at the tail end of over two years of a complete re-fit that included a new engine, rigging, sanitation system, hull and deck...
Forum: Living Aboard   06-14-2008
Replies: 237
Views: 96,089
Posted By mikethecapt
i have a 1978 S2-9.2C, it's a center cockpit 30'...

i have a 1978 S2-9.2C, it's a center cockpit 30' sloop rigged cruiser designed by Aurther Edmonds (spelling?) and i have been living aboard her since 2003. i am just at the tail end of a two year...
Forum: Living Aboard   06-14-2008
Replies: 237
Views: 96,089
Posted By mikethecapt
i have a 1978 S2-9.2C, it's a center cockpit 30'...

i have a 1978 S2-9.2C, it's a center cockpit 30' sloop rigged cruiser designed by Aurther Edmonds (spelling?) and i have been living aboard her since 2003. i am just at the tail end of a two year...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-08-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By mikethecapt
Alternator woes

Okay, so here’s the deal, I just finished the install of my ‘new to me’ rebuilt Yanmar 3GMF and am only moments from going putt-putt, but before I do I have to figure out this alternator/wire thing. ...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 27

 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome