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Search: Posts Made By: u4ea
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 02-25-2013
Replies: 128
Views: 19,892
Posted By u4ea
Re: Making a living as a liveaboard

I just went to the Los Angeles Ruby Conference last week, and it was interesting to see that LOTS of companies are now "office free" where everyone works from wherever they happen to be. Many,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-01-2012
Replies: 17
Views: 4,194
Posted By u4ea
Re: Ranger 37 - should I??

Osmosis is common on plastic boats of that era. But lots of very strong, long lasting boats were built back then. Get a survey. Hard to have confidence in the build by an unknown manufacturer (1982...
Forum: Cal 09-10-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,127
Posted By u4ea
What is a Cal 24 Hunt? Is this different from the...

What is a Cal 24 Hunt? Is this different from the Cal 24 with a keel centerboard? If its different, can't help you. If its the same, I know several current owners. My parents owned one in the 60s and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-22-2010
Replies: 334
Views: 34,126
Posted By u4ea
In the late 70's I was at Acapulco Yacht Club. A...

In the late 70's I was at Acapulco Yacht Club. A family was there on their 35 or 40 foot sailboat. They were nearing the end of a multi-year circumnavigation out of San Diego, they went westward...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-19-2010
Replies: 334
Views: 34,126
Posted By u4ea
Saved my life once off Costa Rica. So yes, in...

Saved my life once off Costa Rica. So yes, in some places, you take weapons.

But if you have them, you must really, really be ready to kill someone. That's that hard part, and the part you can't...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-17-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 3,426
Posted By u4ea
That is a beautiful boat! Its worth looking for...

That is a beautiful boat! Its worth looking for long enough to uncover the gems out there, and it sure looks like you found one!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-17-2010
Replies: 58
Views: 12,002
Posted By u4ea
There is no electronic gear that is necessary. ...

There is no electronic gear that is necessary.

GPS shows you some of what is permanently there, but the precision makes it clear that the charts are not correct. Hence, you can't trust it.
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-17-2010
Replies: 2,947
Views: 357,353
Posted By u4ea
Smack, No longer in Europe, back in the...

Smack,

No longer in Europe, back in the States.

Too bad we didn't have video cams useful on boats back then. One of the guys I race with a lot in Hawaii always brings his vcam, and he's posted...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 10-14-2010
Replies: 2,947
Views: 357,353
Posted By u4ea
Libera Classe in a Thunderstorm

This story has to do with both the verb and the noun: sailing Libera Classe boats in a summer thunderstorm on Chiemsee in Bavaria, e.g., central Europe just north of the Alps. This happened in the...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-12-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,132
Posted By u4ea
Really great! Thanks!

Really great! Thanks!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-11-2010
Replies: 205
Views: 36,265
Posted By u4ea
A reasonable way to do it. You will have lots of...

A reasonable way to do it. You will have lots of compatriots! As many "out there" have said, your budget is whatever you've got. And there is nothing about leaving the marina for the ocean that...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 10-11-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By u4ea
I think that a clear view of the horizon is more...

I think that a clear view of the horizon is more important that the rolling issue. If you can see the horizon, you can deal with motion. If you can't, you are far more susceptible to sea sickness....
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