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Forum: News Feeds   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By kjango
Re: 4 die in boating accident - Moultrie Observer

Just a little bit of misinformation here ? Bear Lake & not Utah Lake ? Ski boat & not sailboat ? All adults survived one adult survived ???
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By kjango
Re: Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 any thoughts?

I would buy one today if I could afford it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Learning to Sail   05-08-2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,432
Posted By kjango
Re: New sailor going from Key West to Cancun: HELP!

First buy a small wooden toy sailboat & a ping pong paddle . Then wade out knee deep & float the toy boat in a pond . Then push water at the boat with the ping pong paddle . Observe what the boat...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-25-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 2,389
Posted By kjango
Re: Sad Day and Tragic Loss

no words.....beyond sad
Forum: Learning to Sail   03-20-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 2,575
Posted By kjango
Re: backing into a slip with single screw

I dock bow in so my cockpit & companionway are facing away from & are farther from traffic on the pier . Just a little more private . I also feel like it's way easier to back into an open fairway...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-19-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

Went sailing today......wore boots !!! BWAHAHAHAHAHAHA
Forum: Racing   03-19-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 2,999
Posted By kjango
Re: behavior on other's boats

After much reflection I'm gonna take the blame on this one . I'm so used to sailing alone that I give little direction to others . I'm more of a drink my coffee & watch the scenery go by kinda guy...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-19-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

ok.......with the suggestion I have a nasty toe nail fungus I see a new level of low here so , get ready to be happy , I'm out . I maintain soft white soft white soles were appropriate for the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-19-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

& another genius with nothing relevant to say is heard from
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-18-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

Nor does it preclude one FROM being a professional . Nor does it make void my right to decide where & under what conditions I will work . They called me 3 times & knew the scoop after the first trip...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-18-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

In my defence.....I didn't become childish until I was called back the 3rd time in two days when I was perfectly clear AND POLITE on day one
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-18-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

Mike , I find your perspective to be spot on & the voice of reason on this issue.....thanks
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-18-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

And again I am caused to ponder.......I wonder what the color of the sky is in Lala Land
Forum: Racing   03-18-2015
Replies: 18
Views: 1,272
Posted By kjango
Re: Volvo a damp squib?

I have been beyond fascinated by the VOR & follow it every day......but that's just me
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-18-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

They could have been reasonable & polite & been loosing lines in ten minutes . They had two shots at that option , but chose 2 days of drama instead over NOTHING . How did the option they chose...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-17-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

Minnewaska.....I am very mindful of what I do on ANY boat . I keep a very tidy boat myself so I "feel" like I understand . What I fail to understand is being called to the same boat for the same...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-16-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

Interesting perspectives . First off , I live on a boat so I understand boat issues . Secondly , the first two times I visited subject boat I was wearing wellingtons with soft white soles that...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-16-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

You guys are right of course . What could I possibly have better to do then running back & forth accommodating someone's unrealistic expectations & lack of common consideration.......my bad
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-15-2015
Replies: 99
Views: 5,492
Posted By kjango
Re: Take Your Shoes Off in the Cabin

I've only ever been asked once to remove my shoes on a boat I was boarding to to free a frozen through hull . I politely declined & moved on to my next endeavor of the day . At some point they...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   03-06-2015
Replies: 67
Views: 4,948
Posted By kjango
Re: Crew Needed: Chsapeake Bay to Panama

Don't see much that can go wrong here......I have a feeling this will sort itself out between Cambridge & Point No Point .
Forum: Racing   02-26-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 2,999
Posted By kjango
Re: behavior on other's boats

Ya know....I do sail sometimes with this old guy that has been racing boats for 33 years. He a tweaker........but the guy is an awesome sailor......has incredible boat skills . hasn't spilt my...
Forum: Racing   02-26-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 2,999
Posted By kjango
Re: behavior on other's boats

What I'm sort of taking away from this is I should mostly continue sailing alone . I have poor people skills & feel more at ease sailing by myself anyway . When I do sail with folks I pretty much...
Forum: Racing   02-26-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 2,999
Posted By kjango
Re: behavior on other's boats

lmao.....I invite someone to sail & I'm am at fault for not being a leader . I don't go sailing to be a leader nor do I feel the obligation to lead . I also see that some posts reflect what I...
Forum: Racing   02-26-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 2,999
Posted By kjango
Re: behavior on other's boats

When my boat is over powered & trying to round up if you let her have her head there a fine line just before sails lufting & you can yard her up just short of that & she eases up stands a little...
Forum: Racing   02-25-2015
Replies: 34
Views: 2,999
Posted By kjango
behavior on other's boats

Couple weeks ago I had a racing sailor on my boat . We were going along pretty good , making way nicely , & I was on the tiller drinking coffee admiring the water going by when he started tweaking...
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