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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: 4 Hours Ago
  • Join Date: 06-27-2011

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  Mentions

10-02-2019
08:18 AM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: World economy
... people hate it. capta thinks we might be h...
09-07-2019
04:48 AM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: Zodiac Purchase
...heaper PVC RIBs. capta can't have PVC... he...
08-03-2019
03:59 PM - CalebD mentioned capta in post
07-26-2019
05:54 AM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: Sailing to me is Tourism!
...... And not just in capta 's drooling mouth in...
07-16-2019
08:42 AM - PhilCarlson mentioned capta in post
06-14-2019
08:03 AM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: Preplanning your charter route
I doubt capta can remember what it...
05-24-2019
04:56 PM - HumanErrer mentioned capta in post Re: Need Help Getting to Land
capta: I’ve been traveling...
05-10-2019
09:55 PM - chicory83 mentioned capta in post Re: Seagulls Musseling In
...nks for sharing. capta not sure I want to e...
03-04-2019
10:02 PM - HumanErrer mentioned capta in post Re: Diablesse
capta: I'm certainly no...
05:13 PM - HumanErrer mentioned capta in post Re: Diablesse
capta: While I am 100% ...
02-20-2019
03:58 PM - MarkofSeaLife mentioned capta in post Re: Learn to sail charters
You could go with capta on this forum but he...
10-29-2018
11:08 AM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Re: Caribbean charters with a private sailboat owners?
..., you could contact capta directly via PM. :)
09-16-2018
01:17 PM - tschmidty mentioned capta in post Re: Marina destruction
capta Your insistence on c...
08-14-2018
11:20 AM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Deleted Posts
07-25-2018
06:17 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
07:55 AM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Re: Chart table GPS
I think that capta wants something like...
06-26-2018
04:26 PM - zedboy mentioned capta in post Re: Getting a (charter) boat moving in light stuff
capta, really, reef and fl...
05-28-2018
10:58 PM - Markwesti mentioned capta in post Re: Looking for a gypsy
... something for you capta , Ernie (owner) is ...
05-17-2018
10:25 PM - nautidawg mentioned capta in post Re: Seeking info on Raymarine Axiom 9 MFD
capta what chart plotters ...
02-18-2018
10:55 PM - eherlihy mentioned capta in post Re: Delivery Capt or Crew available (paid)
...e the best delivery captains. Your analogy sux...

  Quotes

01-03-2020
08:00 AM - capta quoted Don L in post Re: Have sailing Youtubers jumped the shark?
The related question is : ...
12-29-2019
02:40 PM - capta quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Outboards
she realizes she called a cab i...
12-28-2019
08:31 PM - capta quoted outbound in post Re: Outboards
Yamahas just disappear down h...
12-27-2019
11:28 AM - capta quoted Brandon Davis in post Re: LRAD for sailboat?
The LRAD is designed to work over ...
12-26-2019
12:26 PM - capta quoted Brandon Davis in post Re: LRAD for sailboat?
Just a thought. Like anything, you...
12-24-2019
11:04 PM - miatapaul quoted capta in post Re: Thinking about sharing/partners LIS
I've also had thoughts of ...
01:37 AM - capta quoted MarkofSeaLife in post Re: 4 boat comparison
If that's from a collision it's ha...
12-17-2019
07:15 PM - mbianka quoted capta in post Re: Leaving Port on Friday
Amazing. For the last ten...
05:04 PM - Minnewaska quoted capta in post Re: Drones as essential gear
Sounds like Super Soaker m...
03:29 PM - capta quoted mbianka in post Re: Leaving Port on Friday
I was impressed with the sec...
03:11 PM - capta quoted colemj in post Re: Charts and Chartplotters
Our radar is at the helm be...
02:41 PM - capta quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Drones as essential gear
I was at an anchorage this past...
08:47 AM - colemj quoted capta in post Re: Charts and Chartplotters
OK, were I to go the table...
12-16-2019
11:07 PM - Kielanders quoted capta in post Re: Hull Insulation Paint
I believe the prep for a p...
04:02 PM - Donna_F quoted capta in post Re: Drones as essential gear
If you have a spinnaker ha...
02:29 PM - smurphny quoted capta in post Re: Charts and Chartplotters
OK, were I to go the table...
12-15-2019
04:50 PM - MarkofSeaLife quoted capta in post Re: Propane real vs. best practices
"go on vacation"???? Are...
04:06 PM - capta quoted MarkofSeaLife in post Re: Propane real vs. best practices
I turn mine off when I go on vacat...
03:44 PM - MikeOReilly quoted capta in post Re: Politics Sub Forum - US/Canadian Politics December 2019
It has always been my inte...
12-14-2019
03:30 PM - capta quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Boaty-Ball
I don't follow how Boaty-Ball, ...
 
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