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Old 12-03-2015, 14:35   #211
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Re: Titles we really want to see in CF

Even though it is very pretty with a lot of stainless, I find the little wire toast holders on my Hunter toaster to be thin, thus causing my toast to wobble and burn when I am going over swells...
Since the toast doesn't turn out perfectly, I would not recommend it for offshore. I am looking into a one off, custom solar toaster instead. Should last me until the sun don't shine.
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Old 12-03-2015, 14:51   #212
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I've got an old "bluewater" full frame toaster (weights 30 lbs), but the toast takes a loooong time to get done and by the time it happens it is dinner time. Can you recommend a toaster that works in time for breakfast?
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Just watch the Rocky Horror Picture Show at night. Then you'll have something to throw!
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The "good" thread titles get edited by the mods......



......as I said on the (originally titled) "Do Multiholers smell of poo?" thread.
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Old 12-03-2015, 15:32   #215
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I've got an old "bluewater" full frame toaster (weights 30 lbs), but the toast takes a loooong time to get done and by the time it happens it is dinner time. Can you recommend a toaster that works in time for breakfast?

Touche, that was a good comeback, got me grinning


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Why does my knotmeter show 2 knots when I'm anchored in the river but the GPS says 0?
Why does my knotmeter show 0 knots when I'm anchored in the river but the gps says 2?
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Re: Titles we really want to see in CF

I know my boat has lifelines. How do I install Phone a Friend?


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Why Can't CF Be More Like SA?.........Oh,my! I guess it is!

Why Doesn't This Piece of Crapola Catamaran Sell?
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Why Are Old Multihulls POS's? Or is it just my 40 yr. old Wharram Cat?
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Re: Titles we really want to see in CF

How do I best install a deep fat fryer on my sailboat?

Oh wait - we've had that one
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What if someone at you know has an unsafe vessel and is soliciting delivery crew for an offshore delivery of said boat on CF? What should you do?
Related title: "Crew Wanted to Move POS Boat at Their Expense" ... truth in advertising.
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'Can someone give me a simple explanation of how the Colregs work?'


Then again... maybe not.....
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'Can someone give me a simple explanation of how the Colregs work?'


Then again... maybe not.....
Go on green, stop on red, keep the hell out of everyone else's way

Hmmm - maybe too simple
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'What boat should I buy?'
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Re: Titles we really want to see in CF

I discharged my toilet into the Marina. For how long should I avoid eating Mullet?
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