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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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  • Last Activity: 5 Hours 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

01-24-2020
02:00 PM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Hose Permeation
Your reply sure comes across wi...
01:36 PM - Minnewaska quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Hose Permeation
Your use of the words chemical...
10:20 AM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Hose Permeation
There is absolutely no way that...
01-22-2020
12:34 AM - pdqaltair quoted outbound in post Re: Hose Permeation
“One caution: We do not recom...
01-21-2020
10:54 AM - Arcb quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Provisioning for Dinghy Cruising
Don't put all your eggs in one...
10:02 AM - pdqaltair quoted Arcb in post Re: Provisioning for Dinghy Cruising
Sorted out a bunch more g...
01-18-2020
08:06 AM - colemj quoted pdqaltair in post Re: mounting 9" handhold without backside access
Yes. If you are doing this to ...
01-12-2020
11:45 AM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: mounting 9" handhold without backside access
If you have core, it's probably...
12:57 AM - SteffanieS quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Cutting surface for hot knife use on Sunbrella
RoMech is 200 watts--you'll ne...
01-01-2020
11:56 PM - TakeFive quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
^^^ The color can also come fr...
04:51 PM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
Are the non-alcohol based water...
12-31-2019
11:14 AM - pdqaltair quoted Minnewaska in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
How do you feel about the pre-t...
07:29 AM - Minnewaska quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
.....Treat regularly with Biob...
12-30-2019
09:40 PM - pdqaltair quoted dadio917 in post Re: Sailing multihull versus monohull?
Been a monohull guy all my li...
09:25 PM - pdqaltair quoted RegisteredUser in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
What reasons would preclude having ...
05:50 PM - pdqaltair quoted outbound in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
Access is actually quite good...
12-29-2019
03:46 PM - pdqaltair quoted TakeFive in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
Thanks for your comments! Wh...
11:19 AM - TakeFive quoted pdqaltair in post Re: Does my fuel have bacteria/fungus or asphaltenes?
Looks like bugs. Bleach will u...
12-27-2019
01:12 PM - hellsop quoted pdqaltair in post Re: NO PFDs
Link please. I've not seen any...
12-24-2019
10:11 AM - pdqaltair quoted outbound in post Re: NO PFDs
On your link called work suit...
 
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