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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-01-2008
Replies: 88
  Sticky: Adjusting Your Rig
Views: 59,165
Posted By soul searcher
I went through this process recently and may be...

I went through this process recently and may be able to save someone some trouble.
The elongation method is a pain get the Loos gauge from the start.
This process requires patients. don't try to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-01-2008
Replies: 69
Views: 4,571
Posted By soul searcher
I put all of the early explorers above the rest...

I put all of the early explorers above the rest just for the fact that they went were no one had previosly gone.
The man that had the biggest impact on me though not a sailor in the strick scence...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-01-2008
Replies: 33
Views: 2,708
Posted By soul searcher
Just in case you didnt know its only 200 miles...

Just in case you didnt know its only 200 miles from tampa to key west.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-13-2008
Replies: 23
Views: 1,680
Posted By soul searcher
Way to go Fred :) !!!!!! It 's fun to follow...

Way to go Fred :) !!!!!!
It 's fun to follow your racing.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-04-2008
Replies: 246
Views: 28,800
Posted By soul searcher
Xort if you are are smart you just do it till you...

Xort if you are are smart you just do it till you need glasses:D

Still,
If your girles like that photo, You are in there!!!!
I miss the PNW sometimes:(
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   04-04-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 16,311
Posted By soul searcher
I race on a ranger 23 on wed. evenings Its a fun...

I race on a ranger 23 on wed. evenings Its a fun little boat but with a short rig it sucks in light air.
The mast head rig will generate more of its power from the jib. And they are not as...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-31-2008
Replies: 246
Views: 28,800
Posted By soul searcher
Just the oppisite here I push to hard and she is...

Just the oppisite here I push to hard and she is more of a finesse sailor.
together we make a good team. Don't get me wrong she likes to go fast but knows when the lee rail is under water too much...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-31-2008
Replies: 253
Views: 21,533
Posted By soul searcher
Too bad you couldn't run down that high speed...

Too bad you couldn't run down that high speed waitress at Dockside you would have been up all night for good reason:D
Be safe John.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   03-31-2008
Replies: 139
Views: 12,989
Posted By soul searcher
Congrats Mr. Wombat, The Oh my God what have I...

Congrats Mr. Wombat,
The Oh my God what have I gotten myself into feeling is called buyers remorse:D
We have the same engine in our boat you will like it. very smooth.
And has been very reliable....
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-31-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 8,788
Posted By soul searcher
This truely is a great loss. For those that ...

This truely is a great loss.
For those that don't know his posts I think this one will give you some insight.
http://www.sailnet.com/forums/115289-post.html
Go in Peace Mr. Gainer
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-31-2008
Replies: 362
Views: 37,525
Posted By soul searcher
H.S. Think of the Tax write off they will get....

H.S.
Think of the Tax write off they will get. Don't sell your self short.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-31-2008
Replies: 79
Views: 4,080
Posted By soul searcher
Chuck, I consider a boat so full of water that...

Chuck,
I consider a boat so full of water that it can't be occupied with out getting wet as sunk weather its on the bottom or not.
I don't know what kind of boat it is. It was along a canal in...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-31-2008
Replies: 362
Views: 37,525
Posted By soul searcher
Dear Mr. Simms and Capital Crossing, For...

Dear Mr. Simms and Capital Crossing,
For $4000.00 per month plus expenses I will scour the Entire Caribbean and the entire World if need be. To locate your property.
I will leave no country,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-31-2008
Replies: 79
Views: 4,080
Posted By soul searcher
http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e130/svsoulsearc...

http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e130/svsoulsearcher/DSCN2570.jpg

Like this
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-17-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 2,382
Posted By soul searcher
Popeye is goin to be Mad when he finds out you...

Popeye is goin to be Mad when he finds out you got Olive Oil :D
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   03-16-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By soul searcher
Sasha, what about 304 L. still too brittle?

Sasha,
what about 304 L. still too brittle?
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-16-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 2,382
Posted By soul searcher
luck is the intersection of skill and fate. ...

luck is the intersection of skill and fate.
Almost every boat I have worked on has gone to sea under several different names. The boat that was the biggest thorn in my side was the only boat I have...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-14-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 7,339
Posted By soul searcher
If you have trouble setting a danforth you will...

If you have trouble setting a danforth you will hate a plow or claw anchor.



I have to disagree with you here Dog. We have a fortress on all chain rode. It has held us in every condition....
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-14-2008
Replies: 33
Views: 3,899
Posted By soul searcher
I'm goin to cheat a little bit some of these are...

I'm goin to cheat a little bit some of these are from work.
http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e130/svsoulsearcher/fishing22.jpg
http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e130/svsoulsearcher/DSCN2025.jpg...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-14-2008
Replies: 13
Views: 1,750
Posted By soul searcher
:D leave the ferrets at the dock.:D I...

:D leave the ferrets at the dock.:D

I fight my pilot on the sail boat constantly. I'm always trying different setting and cant seem to remember that the the pilot can only react to conditions...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-09-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 3,446
Posted By soul searcher
The down side of the screens is that if the tank...

The down side of the screens is that if the tank fills up. Any... well we'll call it debri will clog up the screen and eventually keep the tank from venting properly With a straight through hull if...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-07-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 3,810
Posted By soul searcher
It may be worth it anyway. I have heard that the...

It may be worth it anyway. I have heard that the bz products have had a lot of trouble. and it was from a good source. Maybe a reason that they are cheaper than the blue sky stuff.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-07-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 3,336
Posted By soul searcher
Watch out if you get the ones from west marine...

Watch out if you get the ones from west marine they a very slick under foot.
especially when they are wet.
The yellow webbing Craig....
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-07-2008
Replies: 42
Views: 4,069
Posted By soul searcher
Thanks Alex, I put it in my favorites I love...

Thanks Alex,
I put it in my favorites I love Monty Python. The Holy Grail is my favorite.:D :D :D :D
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-07-2008
Replies: 42
Views: 4,069
Posted By soul searcher
jwms, I thought about the tacker but can't see...

jwms,
I thought about the tacker but can't see running one on my head sail for extended periods. It seems to me they would chafe up the jib. and point load the forestay. Maybe I'm wrong I have...
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