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Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 31-12-2012, 21:01
Replies: 296
Poll: Anchor Poll
Views: 49,362
Posted By Windgeist
Re: Anchor Poll

bawahahahahaha
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 13-06-2011, 12:29
Replies: 25
Views: 6,148
Posted By Windgeist
Re: Provisioning / Offshore Cooking Class

I am hoping to develop a series of classes that would cover various cooking & preservation techniques that could be useful for the cruiser/live aboard.

I have no idea when I will complete them...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 24-08-2010, 19:04
Replies: 117
Views: 20,161
Posted By Windgeist
Thumbs up Now thats what Im talkin about, I'm not try to...

Now thats what Im talkin about, I'm not try to get ride of a diesel, just trying to get the best use out of one. Plus...no more alignment issues, yay.
Forum: Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 14-08-2010, 06:19
Replies: 2
Views: 3,247
Posted By Windgeist
Don't use that crap sold at Worst Marine, it...

Don't use that crap sold at Worst Marine, it never really cured for me, which resulted in anything and everything, like sand, sticking to it! Fortunately I only used it on the floor.

WEST...
Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 21-07-2010, 18:35
Replies: 78
Views: 10,814
Posted By Windgeist
The Best of Metallica usually works, or some...

The Best of Metallica usually works, or some screaming kids...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 21-07-2010, 18:28
Replies: 209
Views: 23,990
Posted By Windgeist
I need to get some more popcorn ;) LMFAO

I need to get some more popcorn ;) LMFAO
Forum: General Sailing Forum 21-07-2010, 08:19
Replies: 28
Views: 4,533
Posted By Windgeist
Chesapeake Bay hands down, don't get me wrong, I...

Chesapeake Bay hands down, don't get me wrong, I love Monterey but ;)
Forum: Dollars & Cents 20-07-2010, 15:52
Replies: 209
Views: 23,990
Posted By Windgeist
I gotta give you kudos for having the balls to...

I gotta give you kudos for having the balls to open up your finances on a public forum for critisim...now wheres the popcorn? LMAO :)
Forum: Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 19-07-2010, 18:46
Replies: 14
Views: 19,232
Posted By Windgeist
Didn't work for my floor but did work for the...

Didn't work for my floor but did work for the keel. Guess it really depends on the size of the leak? Way over priced IMO, wouldn't buy it again.
Forum: General Sailing Forum 15-07-2010, 06:31
Replies: 81
Views: 12,401
Posted By Windgeist
LMFAO...isnt anything at Worst Marine overpriced?...

LMFAO...isnt anything at Worst Marine overpriced?

I buy Maui Jim's at Costco these days, some of the best Sunglasses you can buy IMO. I saw several pairs at $70-$90 and come others around $100. ...
Forum: Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 07-07-2010, 11:47
Replies: 128
Views: 22,190
Posted By Windgeist
Oh come on, are you serious? You must not...

Oh come on, are you serious?

You must not use it a lot then? If I recall maybe 4 hours out of a tank on those engines? And no maintenance, change the engine oil, lower unit lube? :confused: ...
Forum: Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 07-07-2010, 11:44
Replies: 128
Views: 22,190
Posted By Windgeist
I didn't vote yet since I have a new outboard,...

I didn't vote yet since I have a new outboard, Tohatsu 9.8. But with my older Honda 2hp 4 stroke I had many problems until I remembered to close the fuel valve and run the engine dry, I have been...
Forum: Propellers & Drive Systems 28-06-2010, 20:31
Replies: 488
Views: 154,052
Posted By Windgeist
What was the design fault you speak of?

What was the design fault you speak of?
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 26-06-2010, 17:18
Replies: 32
Views: 6,905
Posted By Windgeist
Its not illegal as far as I know, you usually see...

Its not illegal as far as I know, you usually see it in writing when signing your annual slip contract or transient receipt. I'm not implying this is everywhere, but it seems more common then ever. ...
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 26-06-2010, 14:36
Replies: 32
Views: 6,905
Posted By Windgeist
Bash, most of the marinas I visited recently on...

Bash, most of the marinas I visited recently on the Chesapeake have these rules. Good to stay away from here, its a horrible cruising destination ;)
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 26-06-2010, 14:29
Replies: 8
Views: 12,639
Posted By Windgeist
The link may be helpful to you? SailNet...

The link may be helpful to you?

SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bottom Repairs (https://www.sailnet.com/forums/322678-post.html)

Bob Hassellbeck a.k.a. "The Sandman". 410-905-3587

He...
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 26-06-2010, 14:10
Replies: 32
Views: 6,905
Posted By Windgeist
What TEE said, unfortunately thats what I see a...

What TEE said, unfortunately thats what I see a lot of these days. A few DS ruin it for the rest of us. Most now have grills on shore somewhere for your use.
Forum: Seamanship & Boat Handling 25-06-2010, 18:04
Replies: 56
Views: 39,713
Posted By Windgeist
To reduce heel, please correct if I am...

To reduce heel, please correct if I am worng...you could also

tighten the out-haul
tighten the halyard
move the traveler to leeward
after all that, begin to reduce sail/reef
?
Forum: Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 23-06-2010, 10:37
Replies: 39
Views: 10,688
Posted By Windgeist
Just purchased a Achilles 280 LX (9'2" lite) RIB...

Just purchased a Achilles 280 LX (9'2" lite) RIB with a 9.8 Tohatsu and love it. I've had a Zodiac with a wooden slat floor, and most recently a Avon with a inflatable floor..having used the Achilles...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 22-06-2010, 11:28
Replies: 34
Views: 8,126
Posted By Windgeist
Has anyone used steel wool near or on the boat? ...

Has anyone used steel wool near or on the boat? That could do it?
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 22-06-2010, 08:54
Replies: 29
Views: 9,549
Posted By Windgeist
Mainsail has pointed out in several boards that...

Mainsail has pointed out in several boards that many of the ablatives paints do not wear until the boat reaches 7+ knots consistently, since I don't experience 7+ knots often enough I made the...
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 20-06-2010, 17:44
Replies: 46
Views: 5,020
Posted By Windgeist
I never really get this kind of thinking? Food,...

I never really get this kind of thinking? Food, some junk included, is some of life's most enjoyable momemts...indulge, with moderation of course ;)
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 20-06-2010, 15:25
Replies: 46
Views: 5,020
Posted By Windgeist
Have one really bad junk food like...potato...

Have one really bad junk food like...potato chips, preferably UTZ. Only on the boat though, not allowed at home :)
Forum: Marinas 20-06-2010, 06:26
Replies: 4
Views: 1,833
Posted By Windgeist
They have nice facilities and piers, good...

They have nice facilities and piers, good location on the bay...but I would caution you about its lack of protection during a storm, the last time we had a Tropical Storm (2007 I think) come through...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 20-06-2010, 06:07
Replies: 29
Views: 9,549
Posted By Windgeist
Not a fan of any of the Micron line, used them...

Not a fan of any of the Micron line, used them for several years and switched to Pettit SR40 and have no issues, love it. By this time of the season using Micron Extra or 66 I would have slim build...
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