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Forum: Our Community 27-07-2013, 09:30
Replies: 56
Views: 5,548
Posted By Dockbound2long
It is considered good luck in Nova Scotia to have...

It is considered good luck in Nova Scotia to have a seagull poop on you. Not so much in Maine.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 05-07-2013, 14:32
Replies: 25
Views: 3,554
Posted By Dockbound2long
In Maine the lobster men refer to kayackers as...

In Maine the lobster men refer to kayackers as speed bumps. They see them off shore in thick fog with no radar reflectors or at night with no lights.
Forum: Our Community 27-06-2013, 06:46
Replies: 9
Views: 1,143
Posted By Dockbound2long
Most of us in Maine are older than dirt. Not...

Most of us in Maine are older than dirt. Not sure why younstas are not out there.
Forum: Fishing, Recreation & Fun 31-05-2013, 16:38
Replies: 110
Views: 25,574
Posted By Dockbound2long
As someone once said, jack up the antennae and...

As someone once said, jack up the antennae and slide a 50 footer in.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 31-05-2013, 16:23
Replies: 262
Views: 65,197
Posted By Dockbound2long
So with quality boats you pay more and if you...

So with quality boats you pay more and if you ever sell and the boats are well maintained you will get a better price for them. Not sure if that's as important as sailing on a well made boat which...
Forum: Challenges 30-05-2013, 05:11
Replies: 95
Views: 78,557
Posted By Dockbound2long
What I like about the ps 34 cockpit is that it is...

What I like about the ps 34 cockpit is that it is just long enough to lay down in but small enough to keep everything within reach.
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 19-05-2013, 17:42
Replies: 38
Views: 3,958
Posted By Dockbound2long
Three Tides in Belfast, Maine. It's on the harbor...

Three Tides in Belfast, Maine. It's on the harbor and the building is a former boat building loft. 19 homemade great Beers.
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 16-05-2013, 15:31
Replies: 276
Views: 50,567
Posted By Dockbound2long
Ref: Jedi's comment on the P38 can opener I found...

Ref: Jedi's comment on the P38 can opener I found a package (lost all my Vietnam era ones years ago) of two of them in an old hardware store. Bought them for bike motorcycle trip and for the...
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 05-05-2013, 05:00
Replies: 114
Views: 19,427
Posted By Dockbound2long
Thanks, Jacob , for fessing up. As a fellow...

Thanks, Jacob , for fessing up. As a fellow career pilot I realize that you are a pretty darn careful guy or you would have augered in years ago.

Don't be put off by the piling on, some of these...
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 04-05-2013, 15:11
Replies: 33
Views: 6,450
Posted By Dockbound2long
Inner Ensenada Honda, behind Isla Pirata off of...

Inner Ensenada Honda, behind Isla Pirata off of Dinghy Dock
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 04-05-2013, 15:08
Replies: 33
Views: 6,450
Posted By Dockbound2long
Ensenada Honda

Ensenada Honda
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 04-05-2013, 15:04
Replies: 33
Views: 6,450
Posted By Dockbound2long
Photo of Dinghy Dock, from town dock

Photo of Dinghy Dock, from town dock
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 15-04-2013, 08:10
Replies: 33
Views: 6,450
Posted By Dockbound2long
Ensenada Honda in Culebra.

Ensenada Honda in Culebra.
Forum: Flotsam & Sailing Miscellany 07-04-2013, 05:45
Replies: 39
Views: 5,106
Posted By Dockbound2long
As I recall, Slocum was advised to get a young,...

As I recall, Slocum was advised to get a young, tender "dorg" so that when he cleared the danger area he could eat the dog.

I learned years ago to paint my new downhill skis with cheap flat black...
Forum: Atlantic & the Caribbean 01-04-2013, 08:08
Replies: 11
Views: 1,814
Posted By Dockbound2long
In Maine I'll bet that most of the boats moored...

In Maine I'll bet that most of the boats moored for the season don't get used more than 14 days.

There are plenty of marinas to launch,repair ,store your boat. C'mon down to Maine, the best...
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 21-03-2013, 11:28
Replies: 276
Views: 50,567
Posted By Dockbound2long
Boiling it all down, in my pressure cooker, I...

Boiling it all down, in my pressure cooker, I need to just toss the dock lines and go. Thanks for the reasoned "push".
Forum: Our Community 20-03-2013, 05:51
Replies: 19
Views: 2,509
Posted By Dockbound2long
Sounds like you had Vertigo, same thing happened...

Sounds like you had Vertigo, same thing happened to me once piloting a large airplane. Though all my internal gyros had tumbled I still had to land the damn thing because my copilot was busy puking....
Forum: Our Community 19-03-2013, 06:15
Replies: 8
Views: 1,286
Posted By Dockbound2long
It's always a struggle in the short Maine summer...

It's always a struggle in the short Maine summer to go riding or sailing for a bike nut.I find more money in the kitty for cruising now that I have fewer bikes. My last Ducati crotch rocket was a v...
Forum: Meets & Greets 10-03-2013, 14:56
Replies: 5
Views: 757
Posted By Dockbound2long
Re: Hi to everyone

Hello to everyone from the rock bound coast of Maine.
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 10-03-2013, 14:47
Replies: 11
Views: 1,503
Posted By Dockbound2long
Thumbs up Re: She's mine

Congrats. She's a nice boat and you can take her anywhere. Fair winds.Al
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