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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   11-08-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 18,655
Posted By windship
Wow Jeff! You still trashing Endeavours? ...

Wow Jeff! You still trashing Endeavours?


I had a lengty post goin' here but lost it, so I'll just say thet Jeff is wrong about this boat and always has been.


She is a well built...
Forum: Atomic 4   08-15-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,711
Posted By windship
Call "Capt. O Connells Boatyard" in Fall River,...

Call "Capt. O Connells Boatyard" in Fall River, Ma. Their experts.
Phone (508) 672-6303
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   08-15-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 8,425
Posted By windship
What is used for ballast? Is it lead?

What is used for ballast? Is it lead?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-18-2009
Replies: 25
Views: 2,787
Posted By windship
What is the bottom like there?

What is the bottom like there?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-20-2008
Replies: 62
Views: 7,750
Posted By windship
Here! Here!

Here! Here!
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   12-14-2008
Replies: 208
Views: 17,362
Posted By windship
Owning and sailing a boat just isn't enough to...

Owning and sailing a boat just isn't enough to form opinions. You have to work on boats also, for a long time and on many different boats. Then your make your opinion.
Let me say this, also; The...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-09-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 4,674
Posted By windship
Trojans are not the only choice for wet acid...

Trojans are not the only choice for wet acid batts.
Interstate makes 225Ah. 6V that are pretty good also. They hold more liquid are heavier and have better construction.
I've had six of them in my...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-09-2008
Replies: 24
Views: 3,773
Posted By windship
I have 20+ blast and epoxy jobs under my belt....

I have 20+ blast and epoxy jobs under my belt. Every time I used corn cob.
You can use what you prefer. Maybe soda is easier to get I don't know. I'd be interested in the results.
The reason I'm...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-26-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 6,427
Posted By windship
That is an equiptment list. There's not a spec on...

That is an equiptment list. There's not a spec on that sheet.
Whats the beam, draft, ballast, d/l, l/b, capsize ratio, ce, clr, sail area, ballast % to displacement etc and so on?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-26-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 6,427
Posted By windship
I owned a 240 about 20 years ago. I owned it for...

I owned a 240 about 20 years ago. I owned it for one year. It went to weather like a haystack and makes a ton of leeway!
Any body that knows anything about boats would not own one.
Sorry.
Do...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-26-2008
Replies: 88
  Sticky: Adjusting Your Rig
Views: 58,993
Posted By windship
All good info but really...it's not that...

All good info but really...it's not that difficult to do.
Lay on your back, feet facing the bow, looking up the mast to see the straightness of it port to stbd. Adjust until straight with moderate...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-07-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 1,690
Posted By windship
Take the prop apart and weigh each blade. They...

Take the prop apart and weigh each blade. They should all be the same. If they are, pull the shaft. You'd have to pull the shaft to see if it was slightly bent. You could also turn the shaft and look...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-06-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 6,686
Posted By windship
Listen to the guy from Fairhaven...You can get a...

Listen to the guy from Fairhaven...You can get a Preval sprayer. I don't go to west marine anymore. Their prices are so high that I feel insulted. A big box or True Value or ace carry the sprayer....
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-13-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,962
Posted By windship
I was prevoked by imature replies. As far as...

I was prevoked by imature replies.
As far as being banned?...I could not care less.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-07-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,962
Posted By windship
Thank you, I'll try that, also.

Thank you, I'll try that, also.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-07-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,962
Posted By windship
Yes, thank you very much. That would be perfect. ...

Yes, thank you very much. That would be perfect.
I've been in California for a few months now I'm back and continuing.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-07-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,962
Posted By windship
You knew exactly what I was talking about. It...

You knew exactly what I was talking about.
It was just an opportunity for a few morons to show their stupidity.
Thank you for those who answered respectfully.
The rest of you need to grow up.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-07-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 2,962
Posted By windship
No kidding...REALLY! Have you read any of my...

No kidding...REALLY!
Have you read any of my posts?
Don't you think I already knew that??
Couldn't you have just said; yeah whutz up? Or; what is it that you need to know?
Ok, here ya go, simple...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-22-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 2,962
Posted By windship
Tarten 34C

I need some help on the exaust system.
dlafrinere@hotmail.com

Thx,
Dennis
Forum: Good Old Boat   09-22-2007
Replies: 4
Views: 54,241
Posted By windship
Ice will not stick to a wooden winter stick.

Ice will not stick to a wooden winter stick.
Forum: Good Old Boat   09-22-2007
Replies: 4
Views: 54,241
Posted By windship
The American Made mushroom is counter weighted....

The American Made mushroom is counter weighted. This will yeild different results, and the total length of primary and secondary chain and the length of the pennant will also yeild different results.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2006
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By windship
How mant other builders have you looked at? ...

How mant other builders have you looked at?

Dennis
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2006
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By windship
But they are NOT pleasent to the eye to say the...

But they are NOT pleasent to the eye to say the least.

Dennis
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-05-2006
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By windship
Thank you Jeff. I backed out of the bidding...

Thank you Jeff. I backed out of the bidding because the seller hadn't even LOOKED at the sails and therefore could not tell me the condition of them.
And now with your comment...
I was just...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-04-2006
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By windship
Lugger Leeward 16....

Whats the story...any good?

Dennis
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