Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 25-03-2012, 03:44   #1
Registered User
sycpuppy's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Portland Oregon
Boat: NA, Looking for a 36-47 ketch.
Posts: 30
Hello From Portland, OR

Not good with introductions so I'll ramble and wander aimlessly. Last time I sailed was when me left knee gave out and I went head first into the dresser. I love the Formosa 41 Sea Tiger and Vagabond 47(1975-1984 models). Minimal sailing experience due to poor health. Eventually will look for a manageable boat to move onto. Loves to take long walks down short piers. Currently trying to figure out all the differences between the Chapman Piloting, Seamanship & Small Boat Handling 61st and 66th editions(besides about 280 pages and $30). As you can tell by now with the structure of this post I specialize in reading, not writing.

And just because I like the way this one looks....

sycpuppy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2012, 04:36   #2
Senior Cruiser
GordMay's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario - 48-29N x 89-20W
Boat: (Cruiser Living On Dirt)
Posts: 37,084
Images: 241
Re: Hello From Portland,OR

Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, sycpuppy.

Gord May
"If you didn't have the time or money to do it right in the first place, when will you get the time/$ to fix it?"

GordMay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2012, 05:05   #3
Registered User

Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Heathsville, VA
Boat: Gemini 105Mc 34'
Posts: 1,457
Re: Hello From Portland,OR

Welcome aboard!
Waterway Guide is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2012, 11:56   #4
Registered User
SkiprJohn's Avatar

Join Date: May 2006
Location: Nicholasville, Kentucky
Boat: 15 foot Canoe
Posts: 14,193
Re: Hello From Portland,OR

Aloha and welcome aboard!
I'll bet you like Powell's Book Store. Good to have you posting here. Originally I was an Oregonian from Salem so knew your area pretty well from a historic point of view since I left 50 years ago. Lloyds shopping center was new when I was there and Jantzen beach still had a beautiful public swimming pool with a high dive.
kind regards,
SkiprJohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2012, 12:06   #5
Registered User
Nemo55's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Punta Banda, Ensenada. and Canada
Boat: 28Ft Piver Encore, Tri-Maran, Anchored in San Diego.
Posts: 728
Send a message via Skype™ to Nemo55
Re: Hello From Portland,OR

Welcome aboard Sycpuppy,,
"The Truth Shall set you Free....But First it will Piss You Off"
Nemo55 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2012, 12:25   #6
Registered User
deckofficer's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Northern and Southern California
Boat: too many
Posts: 3,731
Images: 4
Re: Hello From Portland,OR

Welcome. You being from Portland, nothing you say could surprise me. Portland has the most progressive population of any US urban area and I tip my hat to you and your neighbors. It is also a hot bed for electric car development, which I am heavy into.
USCG Unlimited Tonnage Open Ocean (CMA)
deckofficer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-03-2012, 13:43   #7
Registered User
rubyjean's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Coos Bay, Oregon
Boat: Haida 26
Posts: 501
Images: 2
Re: Hello From Portland, OR

Welcome aboard the Cruiser Forum. We're here if you need help or info..

rubyjean is offline   Reply With Quote


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
Liferaft: Yes or No sailorboy1 Health, Safety & Related Gear 443 10-11-2017 05:56
Hello From Portland, OR sycpuppy Meets & Greets 6 25-03-2012 13:43
Anyone Seen or Been for a Ride on the New Seaward 46RK videorov Monohull Sailboats 0 24-03-2012 19:32
Want To Buy: Beneteau 411 or 400 Chkm8 Classifieds Archive 0 24-03-2012 19:26

Advertise Here

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 15:02.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.