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Search: Posts Made By: jorjo
Forum: Racing 09-07-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 3,379
Posted By jorjo
:eek: Sorry I forgot about the site being mostly...

:eek: Sorry I forgot about the site being mostly US based,

You guys have a seriously dagerous mains system compaired to the UK

120v ac and no default earth. the potential for getting fried by...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-07-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 2,813
Posted By jorjo
Just to state the obvious :D If a boats...

Just to state the obvious :D

If a boats full of gas and leaking enough to need the bilge pump running, you can be pretty sure its all gone horrible already :( There won't be any spark, the pump...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-06-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 2,813
Posted By jorjo
Good but wrong. ;) Your bilge pump needs to...

Good but wrong. ;) Your bilge pump needs to always be at the ready by default. the day you smell gas what are you gonna do? THROW A SWITCH to turn of the bilge pump?

Your own argument suggests...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 09-06-2006
Replies: 121
Views: 10,450
Posted By jorjo
Have a stiff drink ready towards the end for when...

Have a stiff drink ready towards the end for when you read about his hands and friction :o
Forum: Racing 09-06-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 3,379
Posted By jorjo
ROTFLMAO :D Thats gotta be the best spoof I've...

ROTFLMAO :D
Thats gotta be the best spoof I've heard this year.

Huh? you were being serious Dog?

The only way that could happen is for someone to actually touch "SOMETHING THATS LIVE" to...
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box 09-06-2006
Replies: 9
Views: 1,100
Posted By jorjo
Unless theres an upgrade option to harpoon a few...

Unless theres an upgrade option to harpoon a few particularly grumpy members and post the pic's. :p :p
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 09-05-2006
Replies: 33
Views: 2,813
Posted By jorjo
The advice above is all pretty sound however it...

The advice above is all pretty sound however it sounds like your feeling alittle out of your depth (no pun intended)

As a broad overview, think in terms of a simple flash light for a second.
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-23-2006
Replies: 67
Views: 20,284
Posted By jorjo
Huh? but I've already told you I'm not American...

Huh? but I've already told you I'm not American :rolleyes:

Some may find this A Usefull Tip.

Many prototype electronic circuits where "potted" traditionally to prevent repairs or...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-21-2006
Replies: 67
Views: 20,284
Posted By jorjo
LOL, Naw Surf, It's just a Northern Ireland...

LOL, Naw Surf, It's just a Northern Ireland thing, we don't mince words at all over here, Visitors frequently think a fight is about to errupt when locals are just saying hello in colourfull lingo.
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-21-2006
Replies: 67
Views: 20,284
Posted By jorjo
ABYC? Whats that? some yank thing ? Some...

ABYC? Whats that? some yank thing ? Some irrelevent Standards group that has little or nothing to do with 99% of the world?

Heads up Dog. your just a sailorboy acting smart on a forum, thanks for...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-19-2006
Replies: 60
Views: 7,443
Posted By jorjo
Oh..... I see..... I guess that makes me........ ...

Oh..... I see..... I guess that makes me........

No...

Wait.

Hang On.......

Everybody here has a trimaran?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-19-2006
Replies: 67
Views: 20,284
Posted By jorjo
Guys this is not debatable Crimping is only...

Guys this is not debatable
Crimping is only suitable for large diameter cable where soldering is not practical or for when a cable is TOO light to solder effectivly.

The rule of thumb from...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-19-2006
Replies: 60
Views: 7,443
Posted By jorjo
:rolleyes: Titanic ?

:rolleyes: Titanic ?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-19-2006
Replies: 67
Views: 20,284
Posted By jorjo
DO NOT CRIMP ! End of story, crimping on a...

DO NOT CRIMP !

End of story, crimping on a boat is a no no. crimping to a bilge pump is lunacy.

Crimping is a cheap and cheerfull method of making a terminal connection.

Solder. JUST LIKE...
Forum: Seamanship & Navigation 08-18-2006
Replies: 43
Views: 6,387
Posted By jorjo
Yup ! Your invisable to radar ! Widen your...

Yup !

Your invisable to radar !
Widen your senarios a bit further.

Consider something like Ferry and tug boat in a near miss situ, Lets say the Ferry has to act fast and swing wide into a...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-18-2006
Replies: 26
Views: 4,106
Posted By jorjo
hmmmm... this kind make me happy to NOT own a...

hmmmm... this kind make me happy to NOT own a plastic boat !

With wood ;) a drop of salt water in the bilge IS a good thing
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 08-15-2006
Replies: 60
Views: 7,443
Posted By jorjo
On the other hand, If you knew everything there...

On the other hand, If you knew everything there was to know in advance you'd never do it...

The worst thing that can happen? You Die. On the otherhand, if you avoid doing so, YOU REALLY GET TO...
Forum: Living Aboard 08-13-2006
Replies: 77
Views: 9,321
Posted By jorjo
Yup, kinda par for the course around here is it...

Yup, kinda par for the course around here is it not?

Btw whats with the ladder up to that Barge in your AVY?
Forum: Living Aboard 08-12-2006
Replies: 77
Views: 9,321
Posted By jorjo
It wouldnt occur to you That I am British you...

It wouldnt occur to you That I am British you ******* and more to the point have had it to the back teeth with Yank wankers on the net talking shyte (as opposed to Many American friends) .

Surf. ...
Forum: Living Aboard 08-12-2006
Replies: 77
Views: 9,321
Posted By jorjo
Mildly retarded? Feck Pal your really ARE ...

Mildly retarded? Feck Pal your really ARE clueless.



I'm Impressed Surf. Your like the flag boy for everything that Europeans dispise about Americans. your think your a benifactor? your just...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-11-2006
Replies: 3
Views: 1,414
Posted By jorjo
Wooden Hull Seepage(Carvel question)

Fact of life. Wooden hulls seep or leak. Or so the story goes.

In many ways that make sense since the timbers shrink when dry and expand /seal again when moist, so seepage is part of the process....
Forum: Living Aboard 08-11-2006
Replies: 77
Views: 9,321
Posted By jorjo
Functionaly Illiterate? Rotflmao AT YOU. No dude...

Functionaly Illiterate? Rotflmao AT YOU. No dude I'm dyslexic, not that it matters much. But since your stupid enough to ignore the line under my Avy or Don't understand the advantages/disadvantages...
Forum: Living Aboard 08-11-2006
Replies: 77
Views: 9,321
Posted By jorjo
ROTFLMAO........ YOU Dare call other people...

ROTFLMAO........ YOU Dare call other people Morons when You're a citizen of a country thats refusing to get behind the Kioto treaty and even invented a war to Grab more oil rather than deal with the...
Forum: Living Aboard 08-10-2006
Replies: 52
Views: 5,948
Posted By jorjo
Johnny, You do realise that you have pretty much...

Johnny, You do realise that you have pretty much told the entire internet where to find an Virtually FREE boat that they can take away without too many questions being asked?

Tiz probably for the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 08-08-2006
Replies: 58
Views: 13,578
Posted By jorjo
I'm looking into Cetol as an option too. The...

I'm looking into Cetol as an option too.
The last finish was Boiled lynseed oil (3 years back) with the inherent dirt absorbtion problem now becoming a serious headache, its been good for the wood,...
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