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  About Me

  • About capta
    Biography
    professional seafarer for 50+ years
    Location
    somewhere south of civilization
    Cruising Area
    salt water
    Occupation
    captain/ship's master
    Boat Manufacturer
    Pearson
    Boat Year
    1981
    Boat Length
    53
    blog
    0
  • Signature
    "Any idiot can make a boat go; it takes a sailor to stop one." Spike Africa aboard the schooner Wanderer in Sausalito, Ca. 1964.
    “Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.” ― Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows
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    facebook.com/svskippingstone

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  • Last Activity: 20 Hours Ago
  • Join Date: 06-27-2011

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  Mentions

03-04-2019
09:02 PM - HumanErrer mentioned capta in post Re: Diablesse
capta: I'm certainly no...
04:13 PM - HumanErrer mentioned capta in post Re: Diablesse
capta: While I am 100% ...
02-20-2019
02:58 PM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: Learn to sail charters
You could go with capta on this forum but he...
10-29-2018
10:08 AM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Re: Caribbean charters with a private sailboat owners?
..., you could contact capta directly via PM. :)
09-16-2018
12:17 PM - tschmidty mentioned capta in post Re: Marina destruction
capta Your insistence on c...
08-14-2018
10:20 AM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Deleted Posts
07-25-2018
05:17 PM - colinbm mentioned capta in post Re: Barefoot Yacht Charters St. Vincent: Never Again
...Barefoot staff. As capta says, you're not in ...
07-11-2018
06:55 AM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Re: Chart table GPS
I think that capta wants something like...
06-26-2018
03:26 PM - zedboy mentioned capta in post Re: Getting a (charter) boat moving in light stuff
capta, really, reef and fl...
05-28-2018
09:58 PM - Markwesti mentioned capta in post Re: Looking for a gypsy
... something for you capta , Ernie (owner) is ...
05-17-2018
09:25 PM - nautidawg mentioned capta in post Re: Seeking info on Raymarine Axiom 9 MFD
capta what chart plotters ...
02-18-2018
09:55 PM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Re: Delivery Capt or Crew available (paid)
...e the best delivery captains. Your analogy sux...
01-11-2018
03:37 PM - jeremiahbltz2 mentioned capta in post Re: Sailing Resume Recommended for Chartering
capta, I don't want to get...
07-17-2017
05:08 PM - Wintermute77 mentioned capta in post Re: Getting ready for the big journey
...the posts 4arch and capta! The focus is lea...
04-18-2017
11:49 AM - SVAuspicious mentioned capta in post Re: Where can you go with 6'5" draft?
...I am confident that capta was thinking about h...
04-17-2017
07:36 AM - SVAuspicious mentioned capta in post Re: Where can you go with 6'5" draft?
...ted was just silly. capta is already down isla...
04-06-2017
12:12 PM - SVAuspicious mentioned capta in post Re: 7 Ways to get Offshore Sailing Experience as Crew
...ng into port. As capta notes, boat conditio...
03-08-2017
11:31 AM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: Buggy on a boat? A terrible idea? Like really, really bad?
See capta post re registering ...
01-30-2017
08:24 AM - SVAuspicious mentioned capta in post Re: V-birth cushion material?
capta and Rhapsody-NS27 ha...
12-22-2016
09:52 AM - SVAuspicious mentioned capta in post Re: For Crew: How to Handle Docklines
...initely agree with capta. My experience is ex...

  Quotes

04-14-2019
04:35 PM - Arcb quoted capta in post Re: Tan bark—For or agin it
Don't you think there is s...
04:29 PM - capta quoted Arcb in post Re: Tan bark—For or agin it
I would be curious to see...
01:33 PM - capta quoted Rmaddy in post Re: Tan bark—For or agin it
What sailor is not a poser?...
01:19 PM - capta quoted Jeff_H in post Re: Tan bark—For or agin it
The problem with tanbark da...
04-13-2019
03:46 PM - capta quoted paulinnanaimo in post Re: hooking up solar and trickle charger
Assuming that you plug the trickle...
09:56 AM - blakeyoung quoted capta in post Replacing bilge pump
Perhaps it might be a lot ...
04-12-2019
08:33 PM - Arcb quoted capta in post Deleted Posts
07:03 PM - capta quoted Arcb in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
The truth hurts. I was...
04-11-2019
10:33 PM - chef2sail quoted capta in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
...was going to be the captain of a ship! At that...
09:22 PM - capta quoted SanderO in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
Running a charter boat such ...
08:48 PM - capta quoted michaeltouche in post Re: Cannabis and seasickness - What we know now.
your ignorance is amusing at best....
06:55 PM - SanderO quoted capta in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
...was going to be the captain of a ship! At that...
06:19 PM - colemj quoted capta in post Re: Dingy chaps
I hear and read the compla...
05:53 PM - capta quoted chef2sail in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
No value judgement to your cho...
05:25 PM - capta quoted colemj in post Re: Dingy chaps
My 3yr estimate for PVC is ...
12:00 PM - capta quoted colemj in post Re: Dingy chaps
In the tropics, PVC is mayb...
04-10-2019
10:26 PM - chef2sail quoted capta in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
You don't have to race to ...
04-09-2019
07:39 PM - SchockT quoted capta in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
Obviously, you haven't muc...
06:34 PM - capta quoted SchockT in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
You certainly are fortunate ...
03:28 PM - SchockT quoted capta in post Re: Non Racing Sailors
You don't have to race to ...
 
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