Cruisers Forum
 


Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: imagine2frolic
Forum: Marine Electronics 15-12-2011, 12:38
Replies: 31
Views: 7,049
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Is a Sat phone really necessary for weather?

Itīs another tool, but not NEEDED.......i2f
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 09-12-2011, 14:43
Replies: 8
Views: 9,591
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Small Catamarans: What's Out There ?

Miss Cindy, Tony’s home built catamaran. For sale now! – stevenjen - Quit our jobs and bought a Westsail 32. Now what? (https://stevenjen.us/miss-cindy-tonys-home-built-catamaran-for-sale-now)
...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 26-11-2011, 08:08
Replies: 44
Views: 5,963
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Build a New Cat with Me ?

I got rid of the rubber fairing, and installed fiber ones. I tried everything to seal them for years, and finally gave up.......i2f
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 24-11-2011, 09:38
Replies: 44
Views: 5,963
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Build a New Cat with Me ?

22 knots could be easy. I have reached over 18 knots with Imagine. She was smooth, and stable. It was the conditions that made it so perfect. WELL, she's safe, and waiting for you now. BEST WISHES in...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 19-11-2011, 15:44
Replies: 59
Views: 5,480
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Florida Dock Rant

Comparing this marina to any marina in Florida is apples, and oranges. Hang aroun during cane season, and you will see.........i2f
Forum: Off Topic Forum 19-11-2011, 15:23
Replies: 116
Views: 10,810
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Overweight, Beer-Drinking Old Fart Sought . . .

I am doing good, and doing cosmetic work done on Imagine. It's the rainy season, so it's work a day, and read a day. I hope we get that chance to meet.......i2f
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 19-11-2011, 15:11
Replies: 24
Views: 6,702
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: First Multihull

Just last week I was looking at Herschoff, and his starting the race late to go ahead, and win by a big margin. What would you consider modern? There has been a number of revivals of the multi-hull....
Forum: Pacific & South China Sea 19-11-2011, 13:50
Replies: 4
Views: 1,869
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Sailing from Bahamas to Thailand

Most people leave the west coast of the Americas in March for the south Pacific. March should also be a quick easy sail from the Bahamas to Panama too. Look at your pilot chart maps, and you will...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 19-11-2011, 13:44
Replies: 49
Views: 49,970
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Drawbacks of Wharram Tiki or Pahi for Extended South Pacific Cruising

Contact Pinoy Boatyard, Carmen Philippines, and most likely you can have one built to fit your exact needs for storage of boards.

I would think anything stored below reduces the chances of green...
Forum: Meets & Greets 19-11-2011, 13:28
Replies: 31
Views: 4,548
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Laundry and Hot Water Showers

I use a gln of water to shower, unless I am sanding, or grinding. If cruising in a warm climate. You will be surprised how little washing you will need. The solar showers are good, or a tea kettle to...
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 19-11-2011, 13:17
Replies: 14
Views: 2,543
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: By Jove, That's it !

HELLO WADDA,

Good to hear your safe, and sound. I am still here in Panama City waiting for the winds to change in March. Mother Nature has more surprises for us then we can imagine........i2f
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 19-11-2011, 13:08
Replies: 17
Views: 9,274
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Crossing the Gulf Stream with Easterly Winds ?

We left Miami in 2006 with 30 knot east winds for Gun Cay. What was usually a 6-7 hour trip was made in 17. Wait for another window!.......i2f
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 19-11-2011, 13:04
Replies: 44
Views: 5,963
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Build a new cat with me?

Reach,

Are you in Shelter Bay? Agility was here in Las Brisas a couple of days ago. I stopped by to say hi to the skipper, and crew. Yes, it is a lovely looking vessel. They hit 22+ knots at one...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 19-11-2011, 12:52
Replies: 24
Views: 6,702
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: First Multihull

Wayfinders : Polynesian History and Origin (https://www.pbs.org/wayfinders/polynesian2.html)

Start here, and you will find your answer. It did start with the 2 logs, and began to get refined. You...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 16-11-2011, 13:55
Replies: 27
Views: 2,725
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: A Blog Post Actually Worth Reading

A very wise observation. That discipline is being able to adjust. You can complain about the wind, or adjust your sails........i2f
Forum: Off Topic Forum 16-11-2011, 13:44
Replies: 116
Views: 10,810
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Overweight, Beer-Drinking Old Fart Sought . . .

DAMN Z,

Looks like the possibility of a harem for you?....hehehehehehhe. You go girl!...i2f
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 16-11-2011, 13:31
Replies: 8
Views: 1,787
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Is there a Seasonal Price Variation on Boats ?

Depends on what kind of boat you're looking for? If you're looking for a cruiser there is also a destination drop in prices. Places where cruisers lose the dream, and just want off the boat.......i2f
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 16-11-2011, 13:25
Replies: 23
Views: 18,596
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Solo Sailing Cruising Catamarans ?

I single-handed my mono for a decade, and over 4000 miles cruising from S.F. to Mexico, and back.

I never single-handed my cat until last month. From Golfito to the Panama Canal. It's just a...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 16-11-2011, 13:04
Replies: 19
Views: 3,798
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Crows Nest for Cruising Catamaran

I don't have fold up steps on the mast. I do have aline tied to each step's outside corner to keep halyards from cathing on them........i2f
Forum: Off Topic Forum 13-11-2011, 09:58
Replies: 27
Views: 2,725
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: A Blog Post Actually Worth Reading

Now that put a smile on my face:D......i2f
Forum: Pacific & South China Sea 13-11-2011, 09:49
Replies: 10
Views: 7,621
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Morro Bay

Time the tides well. They can spin your boat if you're not aware when entering the harbor........i2f
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 13-11-2011, 09:45
Replies: 29
Views: 9,802
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Rebuilding a Magma Grill

I pulled old nuts off manifold studs by heating the nut. Recently I used boiling water to pull apart a shackle that was frozen......i2f
Forum: Off Topic Forum 13-11-2011, 09:27
Replies: 27
Views: 2,725
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: A Blog Post Actually Worth Reading

Whose signature is it that states, SAILING is not always a slick magazine cover! Oh that was me. Sailing for long term is not excaping reality. It is being thrown into the face of it. I have typed...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 09-11-2011, 08:49
Replies: 10
Views: 6,651
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Bareboat Catamaran Charter Philippines

Possibly Pinoy Boatyard can point you in the right direction? Or in Tamboo bay is another cat yard? I believe it is Nigel Roberts?.......i2f
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 09-11-2011, 08:13
Replies: 18
Views: 31,865
Posted By imagine2frolic
Re: Yanmar tachometer bouncing.. Replacement?

My sensor is on the flywheel, and it was a corroded connection, Small piece of sand paper, and problem fixed.......i2f
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 22:00.


Google+
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.