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Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 11-04-2014, 08:30
Replies: 68
Views: 2,857
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: What are the common injuries cruisers encounter?

Very true!! I ended up with a MRSA infection and luckily other cruisers in the area had better antibiotics than we had for the conditions. The doctor finally flew in after ten days waiting and...
Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 11-04-2014, 08:24
Replies: 68
Views: 2,857
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: What are the common injuries cruisers encounter?

cut shin when I stepped/fell into anchor locker during a nighttime anchor reset. Never leave locker door open, especially at night.:banghead: And various skin infections, a couple severe, requiring...
Forum: Product or Service Reviews & Evaluations 06-04-2014, 08:48
Replies: 0
Views: 164
Posted By JusDreaming

Once again "Alpineglow" comes through again. After four years of almost continuous use one of the CFL bulbs gave up the ghost. I called Chris at Alpine and she said she could send me a bulb, or I...
Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 25-03-2014, 07:31
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By JusDreaming
Windlass Question

I have a Lofrans Tigres windlass on board. It usually runs fine, but sometimes it does not work. But if I bump the gypsy or tap the cover, it then starts up and runs fine. To me it sounds like the...
Forum: Navigation 24-03-2014, 12:47
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By JusDreaming
POD charts

An easy question, is there a difference between buying "Oceangrafix" POD charts compared to downloading them and going to Kinko and printing them myself.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 10-03-2014, 05:15
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Bridle Hook

This is what we use with good results, it never comes off in any conditions
Wichard Carbine Hooks without Eye - Stainless Steel - Hooks - Carbine - Hooks, Snaps & Links - Sailboat Hardware & Rigging...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 09-03-2014, 07:36
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Extrusion for trampoline mounting
This company is in Pinellas Park, Fl, near Clearwater/Tampa
Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 09-03-2014, 06:42
Replies: 37
Views: 1,085
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Looking for a broad spectrum antibiotic

I had a MRSA infection and was given Bactrim, another good one is vancomycin. Bactrim is the usual drug for traveler's diarrhea, and many skin infections
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 07-03-2014, 04:26
Replies: 12
Views: 454
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: DIY Miami

[QUOTE=alexcruiser;1485415]Thanks for all the replies. I have 7 feet draft so I think there are problems in Key Largo. and towards north up to Fort Pierce?[/QUOTE
Riverside marina in Ft. Pierce for...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 02-03-2014, 14:27
Replies: 23
Views: 734
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Housing for watermaker membranes

try (
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 19-02-2014, 08:47
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Need Yard recommendation - FL to TX, USA

lots of choices in Florida, another real good yard is Thunderbolt in Savanna,(old Palmer Johnson)
Thunderbolt Marine Inc ( it is outside your parameters but worth a...
Forum: Boats For Sale and Wanted 19-02-2014, 08:42
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Nordhavn 43 or Krogen 43 or 48

where are you located, there are a couple here in Stuart
Forum: Navigation 09-02-2014, 14:31
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By JusDreaming
Cruising Guide for Fl. Keys

I tried a search but no luck. I am looking for the latest and greatest :whistling:cruising guide for the keys.
Thinking of doing the keys rather than the Exumas. Any any input is certainly invited
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 04-02-2014, 03:44
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Epoxy for cap rail repair

A forstner bit makes this a bit easier...
Forum: Challenges 30-01-2014, 12:05
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Storage question

where is the boat stored?
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 27-01-2014, 07:10
Replies: 243
Views: 6,661
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: 50hp Perkins won't rev past 1900rpm

check to see if there is a screen on the pick up tube in the tank. If possible try feeding fuel from a jug rather than tank.
Forum: Vendor Spotlight - Great Deals for CF Members! 27-01-2014, 07:04
Replies: 483
Views: 12,648
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: February Giveaway: Mantus Offers Over $1000 Dollars!

3/8 Stainless Steel Hook - (
Medium Mantus Bridle - (
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 27-01-2014, 06:51
Replies: 68
Views: 4,551
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Yellow flagging the Bahamas?

And in Nassau, you will be required to clear if you go through the harbor even if you do not stop. Harbor control will direct you where to go if you have not preplanned. So go around Nassau harbor if...
Forum: Recreation, Entertainment & Fun 26-01-2014, 06:47
Replies: 38
Views: 1,427
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Trolling setup

the "jet head cedar plug" works really well also. I use red and white and one that is yellow and green. These guys are very customer oriented and nice to deal with
Forum: Recreation, Entertainment & Fun 26-01-2014, 06:21
Replies: 38
Views: 1,427
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Trolling setup

Cedar plugs are my go to lure. They are cheap and durable. As far as hardware, like the rest we have Penn Senators, inexpensive and good equipment.
And remember
yellow and green, dolphin machine...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 26-01-2014, 05:43
Replies: 32
Views: 1,171
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: If you don't use an entire tube of 4200 how do you seal it

Almost all RV/mobile home supply stores have it
Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 25-01-2014, 07:25
Replies: 10
Views: 518
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: DYI Anchor Remote

By chance do you have a link to the switch you used?
Forum: Seamanship & Boat Handling 24-01-2014, 05:17
Replies: 33
Views: 1,717
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: So, how long before comfortable with slip in/egress

I am with the "still nervous" crowd. And we have had this boat for 10+ years. But still you can cut fender washers off my butt when I am docking :)
Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 08-01-2014, 03:11
Replies: 34
Views: 1,433
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Dental advice afloat sought

Where are you going in Nigeria? I have a good friend there and could get some recomendations
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 07-01-2014, 14:28
Replies: 67
Views: 3,139
Posted By JusDreaming
Re: Argument about Bahamian food prices

And I have a secret spot for conch and grouper, so I show you mine if you show me yours'. You are included in this deal Rick :D
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