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Forum: General Sailing Forum 20-05-2022, 23:48
Replies: 52
Views: 3,968
Posted By gvolos
Re: Do you ever anchor, backwards!?

If you are in protected waters, anchoring from the stern will keep the boat much steadier (no sailing) and therefore much less stress on the anchor and gear (better holding) even in a storm!!! Most...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 29-04-2022, 12:03
Replies: 44
Views: 11,975
Posted By gvolos
Re: Advice requested on these 4 blue water yachts for a circumnavigation

Thank you Svenkel for your honest reply. Although I do like the boat, I'm not prepared to pay such a high price. I have sent them a letter with what I would be willing to pay roughly with no reply. I...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 26-04-2022, 13:29
Replies: 44
Views: 11,975
Posted By gvolos
Re: Advice requested on these 4 blue water yachts for a circumnavigation

Hi Svenkei. Thank you for replying. Yes, I am still thinking about this boat, but I think the owner is asking way too much for such an old 39ft steel boat. Which is probably the reason it's not...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 25-04-2022, 00:37
Replies: 44
Views: 11,975
Posted By gvolos
Re: Advice requested on these 4 blue water yachts for a circumnavigation

Hi Svenkel. Is the Motiva 39S you saw the same one as the one been sold in Greece? With the teak deck? Thank you.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 24-04-2022, 23:10
Replies: 44
Views: 11,975
Posted By gvolos
Re: Advice requested on these 4 blue water yachts for a circumnavigation

Hi Svenkel. Is the Motiva 39S you saw the same one as the one been sold in Greece? With the teak deck? Thank you.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 11-04-2014, 03:32
Replies: 99
Views: 28,365
Posted By gvolos
Re: Acapulco 40

Thanks Garry. Will do if I so happen to find one of your lovely boats.
All the best.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 10-04-2014, 11:15
Replies: 99
Views: 28,365
Posted By gvolos
Re: Acapulco 40

Hi Gary,
Nice to hear from you again. Don't know if you remember, but we had a chat regarding these boats some time back. Never got to realize my dream ever since the economy went down the drain...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 01-06-2013, 04:45
Replies: 4
Views: 1,873
Posted By gvolos
Re: Anyone Recommend a Surveyor in Italy Near Rome ?

Hi Hugh,
Hope all went well with your boat purchase. Did you find a surveyor in Rome that you can recommend as I'm also looking to buy an HR in the area?
Thank you
Regards.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 21-02-2012, 03:42
Replies: 52
Views: 23,795
Posted By gvolos
Re: Denis Ganley 34

Did you buy the one in Bali Indonesia?
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 21-02-2012, 03:22
Replies: 52
Views: 23,795
Posted By gvolos
Re: Denis Ganley 34

Congratulations Craig. Keep us posted with impressions.
Fair winds.

George
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 13-09-2011, 00:14
Replies: 3
Views: 5,123
Posted By gvolos
Re: Advice on Jeanneau 47 Sun Kiss? Or Wauquiez Centurian 49?

I really don't have any idea. Sorry! I am a professional skipper here in Greece and I'm pretty sure each country has (enforces) it's own rules. Keep in mind that theres a lot of illegal chartering...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 12-09-2011, 12:49
Replies: 3
Views: 5,123
Posted By gvolos
Re: Advice on Jeanneau 47 Sun Kiss? Or Wauquiez Centurian 49?

It's been some time since you posted, but in case you haven't bought a boat yet get in touch. I have sailed plenty miles with the Sun Kiss.
Cheers.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 06-08-2011, 10:38
Replies: 32
Views: 16,089
Posted By gvolos
Re: Hardin Voyager 45 ( 44 & Bounty )

Congratulations! Beautiful boat. Fair winds.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 03-02-2011, 12:49
Replies: 52
Views: 23,795
Posted By gvolos
Thanks Will. Can you please send me your e-mail...

Thanks Will. Can you please send me your e-mail address so I can attach the pics at gvolos at yahoo dot com
Cheers
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 03-02-2011, 03:26
Replies: 52
Views: 23,795
Posted By gvolos
Hi Will, Thank you for all the info. I'm glad...

Hi Will,
Thank you for all the info. I'm glad you clarified who Manx Engineering is as I didn't have a clue. Glad to hear that you believe she is well built. Nice to hear this from someone who has...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 25-01-2011, 02:06
Replies: 52
Views: 23,795
Posted By gvolos
Hi all, Great read. Would any one have any info...

Hi all,
Great read. Would any one have any info regarding this boat? Workboats NZ Ltd - 40ft Ganley Pacemaker Mk II - Lovely 12m Ganley cruising yacht. This is a ......
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 15-12-2010, 13:31
Replies: 99
Views: 28,365
Posted By gvolos
Thanx tarrto. I was sort of hoping that you would...

Thanx tarrto. I was sort of hoping that you would be living in Europe so perhaps I would have the chance to visit at some point in the future.
Gary, the builder of these boats speaks very highly of...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 15-12-2010, 13:20
Replies: 99
Views: 28,365
Posted By gvolos
Where are you located tarrto?

Where are you located tarrto?
Forum: Navigation 25-09-2010, 02:16
Replies: 26
Views: 17,626
Posted By gvolos
Thanx Ed. They are also on btjunkie as a torrent...

Thanx Ed. They are also on btjunkie as a torrent file.
All the best.
Forum: Navigation 25-09-2010, 00:45
Replies: 26
Views: 17,626
Posted By gvolos
Thanx Evans. I found the 2010 version but haven't...

Thanx Evans. I found the 2010 version but haven't tried them yet.
Cheers.
Forum: Navigation 22-09-2010, 23:50
Replies: 26
Views: 17,626
Posted By gvolos
Does anyone have a fresh set of CM 93 maps...

Does anyone have a fresh set of CM 93 maps willing to share?
Thank you.
Forum: Anchoring & Mooring 22-09-2010, 12:07
Replies: 67
Views: 11,282
Posted By gvolos
I used to skipper on a Little Harbor 62. The boat...

I used to skipper on a Little Harbor 62. The boat arrived in Europe with 70 meters of 10mm chain and a 75lb CQR primary anchor. What a joke!! After dragging all over the place here in the windy...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 22-09-2010, 11:54
Replies: 5
Views: 9,832
Posted By gvolos
Great! Looking forward to meeting you. All the...

Great! Looking forward to meeting you.
All the best.
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 22-09-2010, 10:51
Replies: 5
Views: 9,832
Posted By gvolos
Great job Noelex. Thank you you for a very clear...

Great job Noelex. Thank you you for a very clear and well written post. Are you still in Greece? If you are in the Athens vicinity perhaps we can go for a beer sometime.
Cheers.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 13-09-2010, 10:01
Replies: 32
Views: 16,089
Posted By gvolos
Thanks for the info Capnorv. I really do like the...

Thanks for the info Capnorv. I really do like the Hans Christian boats, but I think I would like something bigger. If it's not too much trouble, please do send the specs and photos.
You never know....
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