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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-21-2009
Replies: 72
Views: 4,994
Posted By nuffoftexas
PolarView / PolarCom v1.1 Is Released

...I didn't read the release notes, but I see it now has tide data available. Nice work!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-30-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 2,326
Posted By nuffoftexas
My mistake. Polar IS is required for chart...

My mistake. Polar IS is required for chart plotting. No autopilot yet. The price is $33 US. I was also misreading the functions of each app. I assumed the reason my "ship" was not showing up on the...
Forum: Chesapeake / Central US east coast   11-29-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,124
Posted By nuffoftexas
There are times in Jan Feb where, even though it...

There are times in Jan Feb where, even though it looks like water out there, there is sheet ice formed at/near the surface of the Chesapeake. Mostly northern areas I guess. This stuff can chew at...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-27-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 2,326
Posted By nuffoftexas
I can't seem to find the word beta on their...

I can't seem to find the word beta on their website. I have Polar View 1.0.29 and Polar Com 1.0.28. Mac and Linux versions available too. For $20 US, Polar IS integrates autopilot. The Linux...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-26-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 2,326
Posted By nuffoftexas
NOAA...

NOAA (http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/staff/chartspubs.html)

Use the link above for NOAA charts. You will find an online chart viewer there which you can also print off. Really the best way to...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   11-25-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,407
Posted By nuffoftexas
I would put a nav/radio station at the forward...

I would put a nav/radio station at the forward end of that starboard bunk.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-24-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 4,421
Posted By nuffoftexas
:) :o :p :rolleyes: :cool:

:) :o :p :rolleyes: :cool:
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-22-2009
Replies: 34
Views: 2,793
Posted By nuffoftexas
Don't know who the 3 drunk sailors are, but that...

Don't know who the 3 drunk sailors are, but that bar looks like Mike's on the South River. Man, do I have a some stories from that place (back in the 70's). Congrats Dan. I hope to be sailing up...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-12-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By nuffoftexas
Nice pics. Thanks. You are probably going to want...

Nice pics. Thanks. You are probably going to want to sit this one out for a couple more days. Too bad you didn't make Annapolis for the layover. This storm will probably turn into a "noreaster" which...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-02-2009
Replies: 104
Views: 10,025
Posted By nuffoftexas
I don't even have a boat to hate... that's what I...

I don't even have a boat to hate... that's what I hate.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-30-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 2,377
Posted By nuffoftexas
Agreed. I have attempted to follow some of the...

Agreed. I have attempted to follow some of the discussion on this issue and have come to the conclusion these folks are putting FAR too much effort into all of this. My feelings are just charge up...
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   10-28-2009
Replies: 228
Views: 27,336
Posted By nuffoftexas
I'm with you on these suggestions about recent...

I'm with you on these suggestions about recent posts however, how about a link to the 10 or 15 recent threads. As suggested above about old posts, we have probably read all we want to see about a...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-26-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 4,599
Posted By nuffoftexas
What is your realtor's name???!!!

What is your realtor's name???!!!
Forum: Living Aboard   10-23-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 4,144
Posted By nuffoftexas
For decades now I've seen people beat their...

For decades now I've seen people beat their brains out trying all the little cheap "fixes" with home gear and software boxes. PITA and unreliable. Since you have $1000 to spend, I would look at...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-23-2009
Replies: 11
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Views: 856
Posted By nuffoftexas
I'm assuming you mean CUBIC feet, or as above,...

I'm assuming you mean CUBIC feet, or as above, "volume". Would this be for heat/ac? I believe CruiseAir has a little table on their website to help you determine approximate cubic feet of your...
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   10-11-2009
Replies: 228
Views: 27,336
Posted By nuffoftexas
I just really, really need to get a boat and get...

I just really, really need to get a boat and get off these boards. Sorry to be a pain. ;) Thanks.
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   10-10-2009
Replies: 228
Views: 27,336
Posted By nuffoftexas
Deleting Post / Thread

I still can't figure out if I'm to post suggestions, questions, or complaints in this thread or to this forum. So here is my question - why can't I delete a post that was a new thread I started?...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-10-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By nuffoftexas
SN Hacked???

It looks like we've been hacked... by a three year old. Don't parents know this place can be more dangerous than biking across the Eastport bridge?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-09-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,967
Posted By nuffoftexas
I would start in Arlington and stay in Arlington....

I would start in Arlington and stay in Arlington. And, even there, I would do it only in the daylight. ;)

Any part of the Smithsonian is great. Just pick one that fits your interests. Having done...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-09-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,967
Posted By nuffoftexas
There's no such thing as a stupid question - so,...

There's no such thing as a stupid question - so, don't forget to walk 14th Street around midnight. You're welcome. Oh, and jump up and down on that thing sitting on the hard like you were in Hard...
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   10-09-2009
Replies: 228
Views: 27,336
Posted By nuffoftexas
I think I got you brother. However, with all the...

I think I got you brother. However, with all the tolerance around here, deleting threads is not something that happens very often. Unfortunately, deleting tatoos doesn't happen very often either.
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-09-2009
Replies: 69
Views: 6,062
Posted By nuffoftexas
To quote some (great?) philosopher from some...

To quote some (great?) philosopher from some distant land and time - "and THAT, my friend, is the question only YOU can answer". :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-09-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,099
Posted By nuffoftexas
Yep. Missing Mfr plate too. Hmmm... I'll...

Yep. Missing Mfr plate too. Hmmm...

I'll probably just go for a $1000 Buccanner with a rusty trailer and be happy getting anything near that price back. Who cares if it tips. I feel the wife...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-09-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,099
Posted By nuffoftexas
It's in Reston VA. Moving there very soon. I am...

It's in Reston VA. Moving there very soon. I am very interested in it, however it appears the present owner does not appreciate my dilemma and therefore is no longer responding to my offers. With...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-09-2009
Replies: 31
Views: 4,377
Posted By nuffoftexas
Excellent Brad! I was going to suggest this a...

Excellent Brad! I was going to suggest this a while ago as it is exactly the system I used for many years on the Chesapeake. Worked like a champ. And a little bit of lantern oil is way cheaper than...
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