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Forum: Multihull Sailboats 24-11-2018, 03:54
Replies: 73
Views: 6,989
Posted By peter57
Re: Unsinkable Fountaine Pajot

You are correct! I should have stated partially submerged is sunk.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 23-11-2018, 09:15
Replies: 73
Views: 6,989
Posted By peter57
Re: Unsinkable Fountaine Pajot

According to the dictionary all the images by Polux of the boats that are submerged are Sunk. :redface:
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 29-09-2018, 21:59
Replies: 80
Views: 6,976
Posted By peter57
Re: The vibe of it

Like your mono!
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 29-09-2018, 21:33
Replies: 80
Views: 6,976
Posted By peter57
Re: The vibe of it

The ugly boat picture show.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 29-09-2018, 21:28
Replies: 80
Views: 6,976
Posted By peter57
Re: The vibe of it

What! Bigger mooring blocks?
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 24-08-2018, 23:16
Replies: 266
Views: 11,525
Posted By peter57
Re: LiFePO4 vs FLA - The Real Deal

Your funny, the most strangest way of comparing things.
Forum: Marine Electronics 14-08-2018, 18:37
Replies: 145
Views: 10,481
Posted By peter57
Re: LITHIUM ION FOR DUMMIES!

You could have installed a "Victron colour control GX remote panel" which can be connected to the internet and your provider can connect and diagnose the problem from his work place to where ever you...
Forum: Electrical: Batteries, Generators & Solar 01-08-2018, 06:23
Replies: 127
Views: 10,492
Posted By peter57
Re: Realistic non-bs comparison of lithium to lead

When your on the hook for a few days your batteries could be already be near flat just getting there.

How do you charge them to get back if there is no wind. A generator big enough to charge all...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 30-07-2018, 02:33
Replies: 61
Views: 8,771
Posted By peter57
Re: overpriced storm damaged catamarans40

Condo sailing platforms Are better enjoyed if employed at their
destination, then you do not have endure long distant condo sailing (catch an aeroplane instead.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 30-07-2018, 00:28
Replies: 61
Views: 8,771
Posted By peter57
Re: overpriced storm damaged catamarans40

Sounds like you have tried it. LOL
Forum: General Sailing Forum 23-07-2018, 22:35
Replies: 97
Views: 6,166
Posted By peter57
Re: Can I refer to my catamaran as a ship?

Sounds like a registered Ship after you woohoo toot. It qualifies as a raft as well.
Forum: Europe & Mediterranean 20-07-2018, 04:21
Replies: 55
Views: 5,918
Posted By peter57
Re: Overcharging catamarans and other wickeded prices etc. in Croatia

It is most likely the "I Sore" That adds to the cost.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 10-05-2018, 03:04
Replies: 61
Views: 3,972
Posted By peter57
Re: Stuffing box... Sailing.. prop left to spin

In the fluid air, a Gyrocopter' foil blade if not similar to a boats prop gives lift

While spinning the huge prop slows the decent.

If stopped it will near make free fall speed to the deck
Forum: Navigation 11-04-2018, 21:55
Replies: 26
Views: 3,408
Posted By peter57
Re: Southern Ocean Movement - Towards the South!!!

Did they try this manoeuvre to include the sandy beaches as well. Like from the tip of the Persian Gulf to the boarder of Syria.
Forum: Our Community 05-04-2018, 19:05
Replies: 35
Views: 3,625
Posted By peter57
Re: Understanding the marina/boatyard/dealer/broker mindset

Hi Anne,

Its up a mangrove creek, but fairly large, and has had a management change 18 months or so ago. It has been dismal for years, after the change the word has got around so its is packed...
Forum: Our Community 05-04-2018, 16:55
Replies: 35
Views: 3,625
Posted By peter57
Re: Understanding the marina/boatyard/dealer/broker mindset

Just had a Great experience hauling out in Southern Moreton Bay in the Redlands.

No mark up on prices for Anti foul ect. and fully stocked.

Excellent help and advise from very a experienced...
Forum: Emergency, Disaster and Distress 26-03-2018, 10:35
Replies: 184
Views: 14,074
Posted By peter57
Re: The hurricane prediction is for the strongest in 70 years

I think SA world largest in solar and wind and now they have Elon's battery " but I am restating a politician. So Norway is getting close to 100% but like your article says 95% Hydro.

We all do...
Forum: Our Community 26-03-2018, 09:26
Replies: 531
Views: 28,765
Posted By peter57
Re: Is Singlehanding >24 Hrs. Morally Wrong?

There is no logic in a "send up" Geeze you could get that?

But I'll give you my opinion on Single handed sailing.
To me if you can not sail single handed your not much of a sailor to me. Even...
Forum: Emergency, Disaster and Distress 26-03-2018, 08:42
Replies: 184
Views: 14,074
Posted By peter57
Re: The hurricane prediction is for the strongest in 70 years

What is a natural cycle? I don't think that the earth read that scientific report (peer reviewed). 24000 year cycle?

What made the change to the last ice age? Warm ocean currents maybe?

The...
Forum: Our Community 26-03-2018, 04:46
Replies: 531
Views: 28,765
Posted By peter57
Re: Is Singlehanding >24 Hrs. Morally Wrong?

The posters who think it is immoral to SH also must think that Joshua Slocum along with all the other famous single handers were, lucky for Pirates morals, they were mostly always crewed.
Forum: Emergency, Disaster and Distress 26-03-2018, 03:50
Replies: 184
Views: 14,074
Posted By peter57
Re: The hurricane prediction is for the strongest in 70 years

Roald Amundsen sailed across the North west passage 1903- 1906
and just a guess he was not the first and the Oceans are going to rise slowly even if there was not one human on the planet.

The...
Forum: Emergency, Disaster and Distress 25-03-2018, 23:59
Replies: 184
Views: 14,074
Posted By peter57
Re: The hurricane prediction is for the strongest in 70 years

Northern and west coast have had them as well.
Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 24-03-2018, 21:17
Replies: 33
Views: 3,319
Posted By peter57
Re: Installing a zinc anode on the anchor

Thank you Raymond, well brought to the discussion, old trick with Gal rigging as well.
Forum: Our Community 23-03-2018, 20:10
Replies: 531
Views: 28,765
Posted By peter57
Re: Is Singlehanding >24 Hrs. Morally Wrong?

What do you do then?

Have four people with certificates to do 4hour watches every 12hours.
Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 23-03-2018, 16:50
Replies: 33
Views: 3,319
Posted By peter57
Re: Installing a zinc anode on the anchor

Hi Bacchus,

Get rid of the stainless swivel, if you want to use a swivel use a galvanised one.

On my boat the PO has put an expensive stainless swivel on which has eaten all the gal off a 4...
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