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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   17 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 537
Posted By Slayer
Re: What would u do? (bareboat dilemma #2)

I would have done what the first three responses suggested.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   1 Week Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Slayer
Re: Respect the prop

This happened several weeks ago in my neck of the woods. The Operator, an OUI defense lawyer, was charged with OUI. The whole debacle was an accident waiting to happen:
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 966
Posted By Slayer
Re: New docking manuver

Undoubtedly Captain Ron pulled off the BEST docking maneuver!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 966
Posted By Slayer
Re: New docking manuver

Haha....that was great!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By Slayer
Re: Bermuda 1-2 race

That is awesome. Looks like it was a rough time for a while:

Bermuda One-Two (http://bermuda1-2.org/)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-25-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By Slayer
Tartan 34C

I might go for it. Thoughts or suggestions?

Tartan 34C - Nice Boat - 2 previous owners (http://boston.craigslist.org/nos/boa/5041300914.html)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-19-2015
Replies: 11
Views: 765
Posted By Slayer
Re: 218 yr old USS Constitution is getting a refit

Here is more info and pics: Photos: USS Constitution Makes Late Night Move To Dry Dock | WBUR (http://www.wbur.org/2015/05/19/photos-uss-constitution-makes-late-night-move-to-dry-dock)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-29-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By Slayer
Re: Another crew position.

Just set up a photo bucket account. Here is a pic of the boat, a shot across Crown Bay Marina into St. Thomas, and a freighter near us loaded with boats/yachts. Guess that's one way to do it. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-28-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By Slayer
Re: Another crew position.

I am going to get spoiled. The boat I am on, formerly known as American Beauty, renamed Athena, has a washer/dryer, AC, TV, and a bidet in each of the two heads. I had to look up how to spell bidet...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-12-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By Slayer
Re: Another crew position.

Will do. Thanks!!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-11-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 708
Posted By Slayer
Another crew position.

I signed on as crew for a sail from St. Thomas to Portsmouth NH, with a brief stop in Bermuda. Our planned departure is on April 28 from Crown Bay marina. We then stop in Bermuda for a couple of...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-03-2015
Replies: 39
Views: 4,192
Posted By Slayer
Missing Sailor Rescued

Foolish to head out; lucky to survive? I think it was more than luck.

Sailor missing since January found off Cape Hatteras | HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-28-2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Slayer
Re: Are NADA Values accurate ?

If the value in NADAis lower than the asking value you could always use the NADA price to negotiate a lower purchase price.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-23-2015
Replies: 28
Views: 2,496
Posted By Slayer
Re: Sailboat hits Power Line in Cocoa, Florida!

I was giving the captain credit for dropping the anchor after the accident to protect other boaters and docks from a floating fire bomb. I didn't consider the other theories.
Forum: Racing   03-19-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 3,003
Posted By Slayer
Re: behavior on other's boats

Give him two beers to keep his hands busy.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-14-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,071
Posted By Slayer
Re: Living aboard in the Florida Keys...

Is the Tarpon Creek bar behind the Holiday Inn? I've been there I think. I was visiting a friend who stays on a mooring in the city marina. Have you ever crossed paths with Steve Lalonde on...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   03-11-2015
Replies: 16
Views: 1,705
Posted By Slayer
Re: Cruising Maine JUL2015

I like Boothbay harbor. Touristy little town, but still nice. I like it for the restaurants and pubs. My GF likes the shops. The harbor is beautiful and protected with many moorings, but more...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   03-07-2015
Replies: 67
Views: 4,966
Posted By Slayer
Re: Crew Needed: Chsapeake Bay to Panama

I am very impressed with the helpful and reserved responses. I thought this thread was going to turn into the first massacre of 2015. And please don't use this (my) post to pivot the topic in the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-23-2015
Replies: 33
Views: 2,049
Posted By Slayer
Re: What is your favorite sailing Novel?

a Voyage of Madmen is my favorite.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-22-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Posted By Slayer
A little traffic

Sorry if this has already been posted, but I thought it was pretty cool:

WATCH: Shipping Around The World In 1:40 : The Two-Way : NPR...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-17-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By Slayer
Re: Presidential quiz

Sailormon and Seaner97 you are correct!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-16-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,351
Posted By Slayer
Re: Crossing the Atlantic in Jan 2015

Sounds like a great trip!!! I am envious!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-16-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By Slayer
Presidential quiz

Just heard this on the radio:

Which former president pattented a device to buoy vessels over shoals?

No google!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-08-2015
Replies: 75
Views: 4,950
Posted By Slayer
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-04-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 1,432
Posted By Slayer
Mono hull to Cat

I am going to Key West at the end of this month and want to rent a sailboat for a day: 35-40 ft. I have looked at few places renting monohulls but there seems to be many more catamarans for rent. ...
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