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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-18-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By bvander66
New Service Offered by DAN

For cruisers out their DAN (divers alert network) is now offering a DAN Boater package which does Medivac and medical advice. Annual cost is $100 for family coverage.
Link is DAN Boater Travel...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   08-28-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 992
Posted By bvander66
Re: Do Hallberg-Rassy make the best yachts?

"Best" is really a subjective term, sailboats are a list of comprimises so every sailor wieghts crierion differently. No doubt htat HR produces a grwat boat, but there are other manufacturers that...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-04-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,193
Posted By bvander66
Re: Westerbeke whine

On previous boat had a W21, heat exchanger went and they wanted crazy price for new one, got an after market with same volume specs and mounted it off engine on bulk head and saved major $ and gained...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-14-2015
Replies: 70
Views: 7,778
Posted By bvander66
Re: Question regarding Rocna Anchor's Roll Bar

Lot of talk about oversize or up one size for anchors. 10+ years ago this was true as the Delta/CQR vintage anchor tables were typically rated for 30 kts. Newer anchor recommendation tables are...
Forum: Chartering   12-18-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,765
Posted By bvander66
Re: Navtours in Bahamas - Anyone have experience with them?

Newer company in Bahamas, seen a lot of their boats around the Exumas. Their fleet is expanding and their boats seem to be in good shape.
Forum: Chartering   11-30-2014
Replies: 100
Views: 9,260
Posted By bvander66
Re: Can We Bareboat Charter in BVI's?

BVIs have lots of companies, sunsail, moorings are two big ones.
my suggestion, talk with Ed Hamilton, he is an experianced charter broker who deals with many companies in many locatios around the...
Forum: Caribbean Islands   08-06-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By bvander66
New Rates for Ezuma Land and Sea Park

Just recieved letter from BNT that rates are going up 1 Sep
mooring fees will be $20 for boats <30', $30 for 40'-50', $40 for 50'-60'
Anchoring feea being implimented for boats 90'+
BNT membership...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-06-2014
Replies: 26
Views: 1,984
Posted By bvander66
Re: Vented loop vent confusion/waste system sanity check

Getting pretty complicated. Y valves are a common blockage spot in black water systems,
I have two discharges in holding tank, one for pump out, other for overboard, that would eliminate one and...
Forum: Living Aboard   06-19-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 3,660
Posted By bvander66
Re: Internet Access

Dont rely on just one system.
We use wifi extender (power over ethernet) for when we can find an open wifi connection. Most marinas have wifi, some free some at a cost.
Also have a MIFI unit,...
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