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Forum: Introduce Yourself   04-13-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 9,250
Posted By anthon
Nothing beats the feeling of excitement when...

Nothing beats the feeling of excitement when buying your first boat https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-8.jpg
Forum: Learning to Sail   04-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By anthon
I have found the 'For Dummies' books horrendously...

I have found the 'For Dummies' books horrendously bad.
What size yacht is it?

Good Luck! https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-14.jpg
Forum: Introduce Yourself   04-09-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By anthon
Welcome to the boards!...

Welcome to the boards! https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-14.jpg
I'm new myself...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 19,348
Posted By anthon
I never knew there was so many different types of...

I never knew there was so many different types of Silicone Sealant! https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-19.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 576
Views: 74,682
Posted By anthon
PLEASE don't use Comic Sans. That font is so...

PLEASE don't use Comic Sans.
That font is so over-used. Its was created for use in cartoon speech bubbles and has been (mis)used on signs, menus and dodgy websites ever since.

Just my opinion,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-09-2009
Replies: 39
Views: 8,431
Posted By anthon
Did they get bought out? You had me worried for...

Did they get bought out?
You had me worried for a minute, thought the forum was going https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-16.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 1,958
Posted By anthon
There are quiet generators? Where have they...

There are quiet generators?
Where have they been all my life! https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-19.jpg
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-09-2009
Replies: 72
Views: 8,622
Posted By anthon
I have a small portable for rainy days. My...

I have a small portable for rainy days.
My missus needs her fix https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-15.jpg
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-09-2009
Replies: 89
Views: 13,063
Posted By anthon
I'm surprised at the amount of younger sailors...

I'm surprised at the amount of younger sailors here. 16% under 30! https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-7.jpg
Forum: Sailnet.com Polls   04-09-2009
Replies: 123
Views: 13,587
Posted By anthon
I'm very luck, boat is less that 5 mins...

I'm very luck, boat is less that 5 mins awayhttps://www.smileyserver.com/i18-8.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 3,318
Posted By anthon
Not that I'm aware of. It'd have a job staying on...

Not that I'm aware of. It'd have a job staying on the prop due to the friction of the water during use.

Now get that wire brush out and start polishing https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-14.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 23
Views: 2,220
Posted By anthon
I should probably spend more time sailing and...

I should probably spend more time sailing and less time working. ah well... https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-15.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 3,505
Posted By anthon
I've found that improving ventilation stops black...

I've found that improving ventilation stops black mold forming for good.
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-09-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By anthon
Yeah I've experienced that before. I wouldn't...

Yeah I've experienced that before. I wouldn't worry about it
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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-06-2009
Replies: 40
Views: 4,558
Posted By anthon
I think if you enjoy something enough, you will...

I think if you enjoy something enough, you will never get bored of it.
At least I hope that will continue to be the case when I retire https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-7.jpg
Forum: Cruising Articles   04-06-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 18,988
Posted By anthon
The problem is most prevalent on cargo ships with...

The problem is most prevalent on cargo ships with ballast tanks. Fortunately technology has now been developed which blasts the ballast tanks with microwaves, killing all life within them.
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-06-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,060
Posted By anthon
Gorgeous. You know how to make a man jealous...

Gorgeous. You know how to make a man jealous https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-14.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-06-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By anthon
I wouldn't be comfortable with 5" of exposed...

I wouldn't be comfortable with 5" of exposed shaft.
I'd get it shortened to 3" max.

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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-06-2009
Replies: 56
Views: 7,270
Posted By anthon
Seems like the mods beat me to it. Sounds like...

Seems like the mods beat me to it.
Sounds like a neat idea, but I too am concerned about the wretched thieves https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-18.jpg
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-05-2009
Replies: 26
Views: 2,555
Posted By anthon
Aah, Good old WM. I came close to buying a...

Aah, Good old WM. I came close to buying a fishfinder on WM but decided to look round. Thankfully I did as I saved over $150 with the same model from sailnet https://www.smileyserver.com/i18-17.jpg
Forum: Electrical Systems   04-05-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 838
Posted By anthon
There's a user review on Amazon here: ...

There's a user review on Amazon here:
Amazon.com: Lowrance LMS-525C DF Fish Finder GPS: Electronics (http://www.amazon.com/Lowrance-LMS-525C-Fish-Finder-GPS/dp/B000LBD4YM)

and a couple here:...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-04-2009
Replies: 122
  Sticky: Product Reviews
Views: 76,961
Posted By anthon
I have a number of Bosch power tools for many...

I have a number of Bosch power tools for many years and neither has had any problems. I can certainly vouch for them!
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Forum: Introduce Yourself   04-04-2009
Replies: 0
  Hello
Views: 286
Posted By anthon
Hello

Hi,
I'm Anthony from the UK.
I have been into sailing since my father took me as a child and I have just bought my first yacht.

It's great that there is such a community!
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