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Forum: Fishing, Recreation & Fun 03-01-2021, 14:57
Replies: 62
Views: 3,957
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Do I really need these fishing rods?

Shipmate,

I know exactly what you are talking about. One day many years ago in 1981 while stationed aboard The Dwight D. Eisenhower, CVN-69, and homeported in Norfolk, Virginia, I rented a small...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 21-12-2020, 11:33
Replies: 47
Views: 5,486
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: What is the point of a shower sump pump?

Peeing in the shower ain't so bad. It's bad when ya grew up in Ruel Alabama in the 40ties & 50ties and you took a bath once a week on Saturday Night in a Number Three Washtub, and you were the...
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 21-12-2020, 10:55
Replies: 47
Views: 5,486
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: What is the point of a shower sump pump?

Could be that it gives you Sumpen to do?

Old Senior Chief
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 21-12-2020, 10:49
Replies: 52
Views: 4,372
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Shallow draft vs deep draft performance

Mates,

When ya run into a full-blown Hurricane, it's The Lead Deep Down In Ya Keel what's gonna see ya through safely to sail another day. Though we all like the benefits of a shallow draft I...
Forum: Emergency, Disaster and Distress 12-11-2020, 06:50
Replies: 30
Views: 5,172
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: TS5 Hallucine capsizes off Spain, hit UFO

That is why I would not sail a CAT even if it were given to me FREE. They are DANGEROUS and UNSAFE. For if Flipped Over its Goodbye Forever. Not so with a MONO HULL.

Senior Chief USN RETIRED
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 26-10-2020, 05:39
Replies: 20
Views: 2,421
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
pirate Re: sleep while sailboat heels

In Boot Camp in 1961 I had the 04:00 to 08:00 Clothes-Line Watch. I had leaned up against the Clothes-Line-Post to "Just rest my weary eyes a few winks", however, I fell dead asleep. When I awoke...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 25-10-2020, 14:45
Replies: 20
Views: 2,421
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: sleep while sailboat heels

There are a few better-built yachts with Gimbaled Beds. However, perhaps a Hammock might do the trick, or just have large extra Pillows to prop yourself on the downward side of the bed, or a good...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 19-10-2020, 02:45
Replies: 75
Views: 6,389
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Middle Florida Keys: Waterfront House with Sailboat?

Shipmates,
It may be my poor knowledge of searching through Google Search, what ever, so far I cannot find any info insofar as what the depth of water is in the BVI's. Or could I learn much insofar...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 18-10-2020, 06:57
Replies: 75
Views: 6,389
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Middle Florida Keys: Waterfront House with Sailboat?

Shipmate, You sound as if you certainly know what you were writing about. My problem is locating a place anywhere in Florida that I can get in with my 110' LOA with 10' DRAFT. My best friend tells me...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 17-10-2020, 14:50
Replies: 75
Views: 6,389
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Middle Florida Keys: Waterfront House with Sailboat?

Shipmates,
I am looking to purchase a home or townhouse (I prefer a home with a private pier for a 110' Sailing Yacht with a 10' Draft) however, what I have been told is that with a yacte that has a...
Forum: Our Community 04-10-2020, 04:53
Replies: 68
Views: 9,803
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Avoiding being a victim of pirates and thieves while cruising/voyaging

What about a big sign that reads

STAND CHEAR BLACK PLAUGE ABOARD

However, most pirates cannot read.
Forum: General Sailing Forum 03-10-2020, 09:36
Replies: 93
Views: 9,825
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Why Not Regular Mattresses?

If you can afford The Best the TEMPUR-CLOUD Luxe Breeze 1.0, from Tempur-Pedic are the Very Best that money can buy, and they neither Need or Have Springs.

Senior Chief U.S. NAVY, RETIRED
Forum: Plumbing Systems and Fixtures 28-09-2020, 12:41
Replies: 48
Views: 4,510
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Installing a washing machine - which one?

The best washing machine is a Rub-Board, and an Old Fat Country Gal to operate it. They never wear out and they require no electricity.

Senior Chief, United States Navy Retired
Forum: Our Community 18-09-2020, 21:59
Replies: 13
Views: 1,454
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Ex-navy, local guitarist soloist seeks a place on someone's sailoat

Shipmate, I am a Navy Senior Chief Retired. Soon I will move aboard the Sailing Yacht I am purchasing. She is 154 Ft Length Overall, with Eight Double Guest Staterooms and Eight Crew Staterooms. We...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 13-09-2020, 11:43
Replies: 190
Views: 17,002
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Killer whales launch ‘orchestrated’ attacks on sailing boats

Those Killer Whales most likly ran accross some discarded Bundles of Marijuana that had been thrown overboard and ate them. Thuse explines their aggressive behavior, MAYBE. Thats what it is also...
Forum: Forum Tech Support & Site Help 10-09-2020, 10:16
Replies: 57
Views: 5,419
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: WARNING- SCAMMER ON FORUMS

The other day while strolling with my wife through Rota, Spain, we saw a sign outside one bar that read: (Special Of The Day. Pay double for your first Cruscampo, and get your second one free). I...
Forum: Marine Electronics 10-09-2020, 09:23
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Lighting / Mast wiring

I reard of one fellow who wrapped his Mast and Spreaders with Duck Tape. The next morning when he went on deck there to his surprise sat a flock of Ducks sitting on his spreaders and more on deck. I...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 10-09-2020, 07:34
Replies: 76
Views: 8,404
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: What is the most affordable new cruising cat??

It's not only the price you will pay to purchase a sailing yacht, but much more what you will pay to keep that yacht sailing is much, much more, and the costs go up for every additional inch of her...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 10-09-2020, 04:29
Replies: 16
Views: 1,347
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Affixing Underwater Lights + Induction Lights

Amen Brother, Amen
Senior Chief USN RETIRED
For Our Job Description See JOHN 15:16 KJV
Forum: Forum Tech Support & Site Help 10-09-2020, 04:21
Replies: 57
Views: 5,419
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: WARNING- SCAMMER ON FORUMS

They at FACEBOOK ask for my Picture also, so I sent one of Jack The Ripper and so heard no more from FACEBOOK.

If ya can't beat them, join them. Remember also that Ya win some, ye loose some, and...
Forum: Forum Tech Support & Site Help 10-09-2020, 02:54
Replies: 57
Views: 5,419
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: WARNING- SCAMMER ON FORUMS

Shipmate,

Sadly, when these things happen, and they happen more often than we can imagine, all we get when we attempt to contact someone is a Robot. Speaking with a LIVE HUMAN is almost an...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 09-09-2020, 15:07
Replies: 16
Views: 1,347
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Affixing Underwater Lights + Induction Lights

The LIGHT that we all need above and below water is found in JOHN Chapter One Verses #4 & #5 KJV, King James Version.

USN Navy Senior Chief Retired
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 06-09-2020, 10:03
Replies: 24
Views: 2,063
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Bed sheets, decoration, and kitchen stuff!

About Those Sheets:

I'm a sheet slitter
I slit sheets
I'm the Best Sheet Slitter
That ever slit sheets

Test: Now you try saying that Three time as fast as you can and see the funny thing...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 01-09-2020, 12:18
Replies: 76
Views: 8,404
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: What is the most affordable new cruising cat??

I suppose that Going To Sea with a CAT, the only negative is all that CAT LITTER you will need.

Senior Chief
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 19-08-2020, 12:58
Replies: 33
Views: 3,666
Posted By Sailing4Jesus
Re: Gozzard vs Cabo Rico

Both are excellent boats, however, since I once owned a Cabo Rico I must say they are almost unsinkable and easy to sail.

Senior Chief USN RETIRED
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