Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 14-12-2016, 09:55   #31
Senior Cruiser
 
senormechanico's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Aug 2003
Boat: Dragonfly 1000 trimaran
Posts: 6,132
Re: Dear Santa...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Don C L View Post
Dear Santa... I wish for everyone to feel the way I did the day this picture was taken...Cruisers & Sailing Forums - Don C L's Album: 1962 Columbia 29 MK 1, hull #37 - Picture

What a great photo...
__________________

__________________
Memento,homo, quia pulvis es, et in pulverem reverteris.
senormechanico is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22-12-2016, 01:43   #32
Registered User

Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Netherlands
Boat: No boat..yet.every now and then they let me be the winch monkey...
Posts: 175
Re: Dear Santa...

haven't got a clue what they are saying...but it looks nice;



merry xmas!
__________________

JJ77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15-12-2017, 21:46   #33
Moderator
 
Don C L's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Channel Islands, CA
Boat: 1962 Columbia 29 MK 1 #37
Posts: 5,467
Images: 38
Re: Dear Santa...

It's time again to ponder the mysteries of the season...
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_6932.jpg
Views:	85
Size:	438.4 KB
ID:	160602  
__________________
DL
Pythagoras
1962 Columbia 29 MKI #37
Don C L is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-12-2017, 06:30   #34
Registered User

Join Date: Oct 2016
Boat: Tartan 33
Posts: 47
Re: Dear Santa...

We had our boat for Xmass so i am not going to ask anything else to Santa....this year...

Chris & Maribel
https://windmaiden.blog/
maijipo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-12-2017, 11:01   #35
Marine service provider
 
newhaul's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: puget sound washington
Boat: 1968 Islander bahama 24 hull 182, 1963 columbia 29 defender. hull # 60
Posts: 5,477
Re: Dear Santa...

All I want for Christmas are my two front mounts, my two front mounts, my two front mounts.
Best read melodious. Merry Christmas all
__________________
Non illigitamus carborundum
newhaul is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-12-2017, 11:15   #36
Registered User

Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Easton, MD
Boat: Catalina 22 Capri
Posts: 1,496
Re: Dear Santa...

I'm going to get my wife some stuff for her sailboat.
kmacdonald is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-12-2017, 18:55   #37
Moderator
 
Don C L's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Channel Islands, CA
Boat: 1962 Columbia 29 MK 1 #37
Posts: 5,467
Images: 38
Re: Dear Santa...

Oh man, looks like this Newick Trice is still for sale... Could you truck it over for me too Santa?
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Screen shot 2017-12-16 at 6.51.20 PM.jpg
Views:	65
Size:	185.5 KB
ID:	160642  
__________________
DL
Pythagoras
1962 Columbia 29 MKI #37
Don C L is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19-12-2017, 19:25   #38
Registered User
 
verb88's Avatar

Join Date: Nov 2016
Boat: Fountaine Pajot Casamance 46
Posts: 9
Re: Dear Santa...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Paul J. Nolan View Post
No. The rest of the world is ignorant and many are stupid, to boot. Let them have their too high, too wide, and waaay too ugly multihulled gin palaces, their Eurotrash floating condos incapable of passing a windy night at sea without dropping their keel or having their ruddershaft go adrift. They are welcome to them. There are a few of us though, a dwindling few, who remember when genius walked among us. Herreschoff, Alden, Rhodes, Stephens, Hunt and many others routinely filled our harbors with craft of breathtaking beauty, speed, power, seakindliness and seaworthiness. Now...just memories. Soon enough, the memories will be gone too.



A lot of things are better now than when I was young and some things are much better. But we lost many wonderful things along the way, apparently forever. Full-time, stay-at-home mothers, safe streets, and CCA boats are only a few.



Paul


Grumpy much?
verb88 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19-12-2017, 19:35   #39
Registered User
 
zboss's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: On a boat
Boat: Cabo Rico 38
Posts: 3,645
Dear Santa...

I have one of those stuffy old boats and there are many times I have asked Santa for a nice 60 foot whatever-condo-cat.

Not deprecating the value of my stuffy old boat but most days I want something faster, more maneuverable, and more comfortable.
zboss is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20-12-2017, 06:08   #40
Registered User
 
CaptJamesCook's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: Ohio but the boat is in Georgetown, Maine
Boat: BLock Island 40 Yawl S/V Honeymoon
Posts: 284
Re: Dear Santa...

Click image for larger version

Name:	Jim 2016.jpg
Views:	85
Size:	418.1 KB
ID:	160766
Santa's got his new Sleigh!~!~
HO HO Ho Ho and to all a good wind!~

Click image for larger version

Name:	Honeymoon side shot.jpg
Views:	90
Size:	94.6 KB
ID:	160767

Click image for larger version

Name:	honeymoon under sail.jpg
Views:	84
Size:	54.9 KB
ID:	160768
__________________
James Cook
CaptJamesCook is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20-12-2017, 10:33   #41
Moderator
 
Don C L's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Channel Islands, CA
Boat: 1962 Columbia 29 MK 1 #37
Posts: 5,467
Images: 38
Re: Dear Santa...

Quote:
Originally Posted by CaptJamesCook View Post
Attachment 160766
Santa's got his new Sleigh!~!~
HO HO Ho Ho and to all a good wind!~

Attachment 160767

Attachment 160768
3 great shots!
__________________
DL
Pythagoras
1962 Columbia 29 MKI #37
Don C L is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22-12-2017, 01:17   #42
Registered User
 
BoomBrake's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Careel Bay, NSW Australia
Boat: Sparkman & Stephens Deb 33 - Design 1873 MkII deep keel - 1974 UK/Dutch built version Tartan 34C
Posts: 100
Re: Dear Santa...

Thanks for this, already!

...just B.O.A.T. Bring On Another Thousand!

(for the Bimini, VHF aerial repair, LED topmast lights, reupholstering the settee, new anchor chain, replacing the windlass, servicing the windgen, the new pushpit Captain's seat, the engine service, the dinghy, the new hatches..)

Click image for larger version

Name:	20161212_141342 (1).jpg
Views:	77
Size:	405.0 KB
ID:	160862
__________________

BoomBrake is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dear Santa.... Curious Sailor Fishing, Recreation & Fun 17 18-12-2015 16:21
Crew Wanted: Crew needed from Santa Cruz to Santa Barbara wingover Crew Archives 1 16-09-2012 15:15
Dear Santa ozskipper Monohull Sailboats 9 26-12-2011 01:05
Dear Sailing: Where have you been all my life? davethegr8 Meets & Greets 4 02-08-2007 15:58



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:23.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.