: General Discussion (sailing related)



  1. Stuck on a sailboat in a monster storm with 80-foot waves and 90-knot winds
  2. What range of heel angles do you consider optimum?
  3. Stand-on? Give way?
  4. Holliday Weekend
  5. Off-shore delivery contracts
  6. This sunset is for all you crusty salts out there
  7. Memorial Day Memory
  8. boom block
  9. we've redeemed ourselves
  10. Spring Sailing......
  11. Put A Sail On It
  12. Bottom paint and sanding
  13. Sailing off to live on a deserted island
  14. Flag staff length?
  15. in the news today
  16. Best thread ever?
  17. A Customs PITA example
  18. What Vessel Was This In?
  19. Is sailing 7,000 miles non-stop a BFS ?
  20. cool little website for boat cooking
  21. Kerplunk!
  22. Catalina Video Up!
  23. Have wingsails gone mainstream?
  24. AIS hits the mainstream
  25. Hope it's Moby Dick
  26. Yacht capsizes on launch
  27. The Season is Underway -- Finally.
  28. Oh Geeze...
  29. Nice new sailing docomentary
  30. What's cradle worth
  31. So what do colregs say about this?
  32. What does this do?
  33. BoatUS membership worth it?
  34. I need Bell housing for a Kubota D-1105 diesel to mate it to a Hurth trans or get ano
  35. Towing a Kayak
  36. webb chiles sets off
  37. Catalina 27 Mast Weight?
  38. Olympians to sail in poo
  39. Cleaning Baltimore River
  40. Worst Event During a Sail
  41. Tacking and Boat Slows Down
  42. Sailing Lake Ontario
  43. Dinghy Restore
  44. Will epoxy stick to PVC pipe?
  45. Missed
  46. Clawing off the ol'lee shore
  47. Missing sailors in the Atlantic
  48. Tiller hardware sealing/calking
  49. Day from Hell? Or learning experience
  50. That Special Thing
  51. Shackle security
  52. Lightning to pull Lightning
  53. Jib halyard shackle too small for jib's head
  54. Mystery dinghy
  55. Question for owners and those familiar with Hans Christiansowners and
  56. Sunbrella Winter Cover
  57. Jib Sheet Diameter
  58. MoD’s ‘quantum compass’ to replace GPS
  59. You are not welcome
  60. Mooring ball slap damaging my awlgrip topside ?
  61. Visitor
  62. How much for Atomic 4 Engine?
  63. How to finance yourself while cruising fulltime?
  64. Phoenician Ship Replica To Cross Atlantic
  65. Vessel Purchase in Caribbean
  66. Howmar DC-15 sailing/ownership experiences
  67. Spinnaker Pole for Genoa Downwind
  68. Is Fuel Consumption a Secret?
  69. What is the worst sailing or marine invention ever?
  70. Coastal or Offshore Sailing?
  71. Anyone know who made my dinghy?
  72. One Motor mount or all ?
  73. Which Cruising Guide to buy
  74. SoCal -- Santa Ana Winds
  75. Wreck of Columbus's Ship Found Off Haitian Coast
  76. Catalina 22 Headsail Selection
  77. Why Sailing Rules
  78. 1982 Catalina 27 - The restoration chronicles
  79. Distance from Mainsail Head to Halyard Sheave?
  80. forestay max diameter?
  81. Thinking about converting back to tiller
  82. yacht club burned
  83. Circum-Navigation- Hawaiian Style
  84. CO detector
  85. A subtle reminder to clip on
  86. Forestay Sag and furling.....
  87. First day on the water
  88. Trans Pacific Pollution Survey Report 15 days out
  89. Damn Pirates..they're everywhere..
  90. Looking for a new headsail...cruising laminate? Dacron?
  91. Technically Speaking - Laminar, Turbulent, Cavitation, Etc.
  92. What is this device?
  93. Where to buy a impeller in the Orlando area
  94. Sail care/storage
  95. Alternative pump out solution?
  96. Members location database.
  97. Just getting back from Catalina!
  98. What's one word of advice for animals on board
  99. Are we doing it wrong?
  100. Fukushima
  101. Concern about lightning strikes
  102. USCG Documentation Fee Question
  103. 24' sailboat dinghy suggestions?
  104. USA 17 (AKA Dogzilla) flying to Redwood City Saturday
  105. Non-Stop Circum-Navigation Routing
  106. Anyone want to be Crockett
  107. Almost liveaboards....less than a month!
  108. How do you circumnavigate?
  109. So.....new job oppurtunity
  110. Never would have happened in a powerboat!
  111. selling value, 3 type V harness PFD's...
  112. Polyurethane Thinner
  113. Funny Boat Mistakes
  114. Designers Choice 15
  115. The great things about owning a sailboat that no one tells you about
  116. Rules of thumb
  117. Dangers of Whales
  118. Wife won't retire with me....
  119. Awlgrip precautions?
  120. Radar reflector questions
  121. How to document a boat pre-purchase
  122. Going to Catalina in Gale???
  123. Good depth finder for Cat 22 with no drilling
  124. Sunfish dry mooring near Phildelphia?
  125. The Deed Is Done
  126. Boat electric bill - seems winter this year was colder than last year!
  127. Smallest boat you can live with
  128. Expectation of Crew's Own Equipment
  129. Won't buff out!
  130. Stupid Keel Question
  131. Used headsails for sale???
  132. A photo I have to share
  133. Boat BBQ tips and recommendations...
  134. Why All the Absurd Circumnavigation Threads?
  135. Smallest sailboat to use in blue water safely
  136. Sailing around the world on a $10,000 sailboat
  137. Sailing videos where you learned something?
  138. YAY - smooth launch for this newbie
  139. Canada Cruising Permits for US Boats
  140. Tall ships and power lines do not a good mix make.
  141. pics of sail covers made for lazy jack systems?
  142. Update on NYS Canal System
  143. My blog rides again!
  144. Radio calls ... What not to call your boat?
  145. training for solo non-stop circumnav
  146. GoPro vs Xacti...
  147. Replacing compression post w/SS post?
  148. Bleach for cleaning cabin?
  149. Halyards on the starboard? Crazy or like a fox?
  150. Another internet sailing movie/doc.
  151. Using these as jerry cans
  152. Launch set for this weekend :)
  153. Cool ongoing you tube series
  154. Motorcycle on a 30ft?
  155. Considering a foam luff on a 150 LP cruising sail
  156. Les Voiles de St. Tropez
  157. Florida is at it again
  158. Do chandlers like budget marine welsh on warrenties?
  159. sailing Greece
  160. clam cleat screws seized?
  161. Anchoring/leaving under sail
  162. Single handed anchoring questions
  163. Mogul Maid, a UK Ballard
  164. An amazing adventure
  165. Morgan 38's and 42's .... or ???
  166. Quickstep 24...
  167. Morgan stern rail
  168. Dear Mr Volvo.. will you sponsor us!
  169. Buyer Beware
  170. Where do you stow your dink outboard?
  171. Engine problem vs Improper functioning of the Prop
  172. Link 2000 and or charging problem
  173. Help me with my "why wait until retirement" plan
  174. Hey vtsailguy -- is this you on the local news?
  175. Mast Step Repair
  176. Sailing to Gibraltar
  177. Mandatory PFDs
  178. Cleaning/Sanitizing fresh water holding tanks
  179. Vacation time!
  180. A Ketch into a Cutter...or not
  181. picking a new motor for the job!
  182. schucker 430 Mobile Bay to Rock Port,Tx.
  183. shroud replacement? ??
  184. Why don't boats have headlights?
  185. Best Smartphone for boat?
  186. A Trip Out to Sea (Simulator)
  187. Need off-topic password
  188. Just a PSA: Cabalas is coming to Delaware
  189. Theft-proofing your tender and outboard...
  190. Something about the fractional rig that I just don't get...
  191. Bridge Clearance_How little is too little....
  192. Adventure Anchoring for the first time in big water
  193. (2) stories: 125-year old wreck in S.F. Bay// Snorkelers rescued
  194. Grampian flip over?
  195. Very pleased with purchase!
  196. advice for first solo, overnight, offshore
  197. Strictly Sail Pacific 2014
  198. Do I need Foulies?
  199. Sailboat Trailer Rental
  200. Display Coast Guard Registration Numbers
  201. Thailand question
  202. More Anti Anchoring legislation
  203. Houseboat sinks at anchor Daytona
  204. Guess the bottom paint! —AND— How do I clean that?
  205. Houseboat sinks at anchor Daytona
  206. Stuffing Box Hose Blues
  207. Smallest planing dingy/motor
  208. Handicap (D-PN) vs. SA/D ratio
  209. great transient deal in south Carolina
  210. Cost of sailing Tortola to London
  211. So-Cal Moorage
  212. Sailing The Point Pleasant Canal
  213. Modern day blue water sailboat?
  214. Money no object
  215. baby stay steering sail
  216. $854,400 in Fuel Spill Liability?
  217. Rotted Teak Toe Rail
  218. Dengue Fever Like Virus in the Caribbean
  219. Dont get all political
  220. Prop Shops close to Philadelphia
  221. Installing prop shaft flange/transmission coupling
  222. What do you pay for Slip Fees??
  223. To Do With The Dew
  224. Need a knot for...
  225. NOAA Graphic
  226. Hours on watch. Navy research.
  227. Movies and boats game
  228. C-Lark Spinnaker
  229. Trailer for Tartan T27
  230. Catalina 27 height?
  231. Did your booze locker just get a lot deeper?
  232. Dry mooring this season - lock recommendations?
  233. Jib will not unroll completely
  234. catalina cabin wall delam
  235. Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (really?)
  236. Your top 5 favorite sailing spots?
  237. Scow Time at Crystal River
  238. Are sailors an easy target?
  239. Sailing Alone Across the Atlantic Ocean - Stuart Woods
  240. Formula for calculating stowage based on displacement?
  241. ATN Tacker experiences???
  242. Go Green, Cruisers!!!
  243. Anyone looking for a 22' cabin cruiser...
  244. A cold trip back from the Baltic...
  245. British Pathe Puts 85,000 Videos On Youtube
  246. Rouge wave ...not what you think
  247. Main anchor question.
  248. What Y'all think of this scheme?
  249. Mr. Bligh's Bad Language
  250. need help