Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 23-05-2017, 17:55   #1
Registered User
 
AnglaisInHull's Avatar

Join Date: May 2015
Location: Sailing Lake Ontario
Boat: Mirage 35
Posts: 497
Thanks, Everybody

I've been hanging around for a while now, commenting occasionally (sometimes when I shouldn't), and reading a lot. Subject lines that suggest helpful information, others that just catch my eye. All sorts of topics.

And now that I suddenly find myself owning a boat, I also find that I've learned quite a bit. Doing a final checkout today before moving her to another marina* I was able to do things that I wouldn't have had a clue about a year ago. (Stuffing box? What's a stuffing box?)

So, here's to us. The previous owner included a bottle of bubbly in the sale; I'll raise a toast to you all.

* The move: not crossing oceans yet. It's a 25 nm motor up the Saint Lawrence River.
__________________
My boat is like me. People look, and say "... pretty good shape ... for its age ..."
AnglaisInHull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23-05-2017, 18:14   #2
Moderator
 
Don C L's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Channel Islands, CA
Boat: 1962 Columbia 29 MK 1 #37
Posts: 4,190
Images: 34
Re: Thanks, Everybody

Cheers and fair winds and helpful currents to you!
__________________
DL
Pythagoras
1962 Columbia 29 MKI #37
Don C L is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23-05-2017, 18:19   #3
Registered User
 
Mike OReilly's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Good question
Boat: Rafiki 37
Posts: 4,000
Re: Thanks, Everybody

Good on ya AnglaisInHull! I raise my beer glass in return. And maybe we'll bump into each other this season. I think I just sold my cradle here in Belleville, which means I'm committed to the Newfoundland trip now .
__________________
Why go fast, when you can go slow.
BLOG: www.helplink.com/CLAFC
Mike OReilly is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
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
Hello to Everybody (from italy) ilbianconiglio Meets & Greets 4 19-04-2008 09:18
Hi everybody! topsi Meets & Greets 3 06-08-2007 00:26
hi everybody from a new old member uncle_fred Meets & Greets 6 11-10-2006 13:57
Hello Everybody CaptainK Meets & Greets 21 03-10-2005 20:35
Where'd everybody go Alan Wheeler General Sailing Forum 20 20-05-2005 00:02



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:55.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.