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  About Me

  • About pdqaltair
    Location
    Deale, MD
    Cruising Area
    Chesapeake Bay
    Occupation
    Chemical Engineer
    Boat Manufacturer
    Corsair F-24
    Boat Year
    1996
    Boat Length
    24
  • Signature
    Writing full-time since 2014
    Author--Rigging Modern Anchors
    https://amzn.to/2xanJUV
    http://sail-delmarva.blogspot.com/20...ook-store.html
    "Keeping a Cruising Boat for Peanuts"
    "Faster Cruising for the Coastal Sailor"
    "Singlehanded Sailing for the Coastal Sailor"

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General Information
  • Last Activity: 26 Minutes Ago
  • Join Date: 11-14-2008

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  Mentions

12-29-2019
01:56 AM - TakeFive mentioned pdqaltair in post Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
...but I suspect that pdqaltair either wrote it or w...
09-30-2019
05:35 PM - TakeFive mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Diesel Fuel Treatment: Multiple Questions
...nformation. FYI, pdqaltair is the guy who leads...
02:55 PM - TakeFive mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Diesel Fuel Treatment: Multiple Questions
...rior question to pdqaltair. An important part ...
12:27 PM - TakeFive mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Diesel Fuel Treatment: Multiple Questions
...ar, no so much. pdqaltair - Based on your test...
12-09-2016
07:01 PM - cascoamarillo mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: What kind of dry suit are people using?
...his post I started, pdqaltair already pointed out ...
07-29-2016
02:42 PM - clifgray mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Converting Starboard Settee to Double Bed
pdqaltair wanted to ping you a...
07-05-2016
02:10 PM - clifgray mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Converting Starboard Settee to Double Bed
pdqaltair that is a cool littl...
07-23-2015
08:42 AM - windnrock mentioned pdqaltair in post Re: Rethinking Jacklines
...thing different. pdqaltair - "Climbers have bro...

  Quotes

02-21-2020
05:37 PM - pdqaltair quoted Don L in post Re: Battery Water
Funny isn't it :wink Ye...
05:25 PM - Don L quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Battery Water
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-mFZ...
02-20-2020
05:15 PM - SchockT quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Love the one your are with!! ❤️
Sometimes you put money in a b...
02-18-2020
11:55 PM - pdqaltair quoted colemj in post Re: Steering in front
The 47 is the mast foil mod...
02-16-2020
05:01 PM - colemj quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Steering in front
I've sailed an Atlantic 47, al...
02-14-2020
08:49 PM - RobGallagher quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Replacement Gas Spouts
Good question. I've had mine f...
02-12-2020
11:06 PM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Replacement Gas Spouts
...The Sure Can looks interesti...
02-08-2020
09:43 AM - pdqaltair quoted hallucination in post Re: Winter Upkeep on Slip
Any thoughts on things that I shou...
02-07-2020
12:32 PM - midwesterner quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Gas with alcohol
No, agri-business. The comm...
11:14 AM - pdqaltair quoted midwesterner in post Re: Gas with alcohol
Yes, the greatest welfare recipie...
02-06-2020
11:58 PM - pdqaltair quoted Waltthesalt in post Re: Gas with alcohol
I have an outboard which I seldo...
02-02-2020
03:47 PM - pdqaltair quoted Coyle in post Re: towing a tandem kayak as dinghy
What I meant was when anch...
10:08 AM - capnJudd quoted pdqaltair in post Re: 3-way valve creates hole in hull
I think that may only be an op...
02-01-2020
01:43 PM - pdqaltair quoted capnJudd in post Re: 3-way valve creates hole in hull
...I found these diagrams els...
01-31-2020
11:15 PM - capnJudd quoted pdqaltair in post Re: 3-way valve creates hole in hull
Actually, in many applications...
01-26-2020
01:51 PM - wrwakefield quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Watermaker water for Wet Cell Batteries?
Not so fast. Trogen's chloride...
01-25-2020
05:05 PM - SanderO quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Coppercoat Application, Screw Up or Did I Do Okay
Google it. They exist. Unless ...
05:01 PM - pdqaltair quoted SanderO in post Re: Coppercoat Application, Screw Up or Did I Do Okay
stop the squabbling... it se...
01:13 PM - pdqaltair quoted Fstbttms in post Re: Coppercoat Application, Screw Up or Did I Do Okay
This is as close to a scienti...
01-24-2020
07:26 PM - wsmurdoch quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Hose Permeation
Formaldehyde is a known carcin...

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    pdqaltair liked post by Fstbttms On thread : Coppercoat Application, Screw Up or Did I Do Okay
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    pdqaltair liked post by Barquito On thread : Solar panel partial shading
    Thanks for the real-world responses. I think I will go with nuclear power. ;)
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    Posted On: 4 Weeks Ago, 11:39 PM
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    pdqaltair liked post by Minnewaska On thread : Drones as essential gear
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    pdqaltair liked post by MastUndSchotbruch On thread : Why is there a loop in the vent line of my gas tank?
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    pdqaltair liked post by HUGOSALT On thread : Not political... Could a Nuc destroy a Hurricane 🌀?
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    pdqaltair liked post by Arcb On thread : Sailing boredom, or rather why so many unused boats?
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    pdqaltair liked post by tomandchris On thread : When is it time to sell the boat?
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