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Forum: Mantus Anchors 31-01-2016, 23:44
Replies: 128
Views: 42,591
Posted By Sondor
Re: Giveaway January 2016 - HopCar

Softshell Jacket -MFG#1611 - Graphite (https://www.hopkins-carter.com/sojamgr.html)

Could always use a new jacket - thanks HopCar!
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 13-06-2015, 02:32
Replies: 25
Views: 6,512
Posted By Sondor
Re: Live aboard questions...getting Internet off coast....handling waves

...there's a fine line between "spamming" and "marketing" :biggrin:
Forum: Vendor Spotlight - Great Deals for CF Members! 25-04-2015, 22:53
Replies: 601
Views: 63,148
Posted By Sondor
Re: March Contest - Win Up to $1,000 US Dollars

Back in post #573 Aussie Wayne was declared the lucky winner
Forum: Vendor Spotlight - Great Deals for CF Members! 18-04-2015, 22:04
Replies: 421
Views: 40,208
Posted By Sondor
Re: April Giveaway: GMN Long Range WiFi Extender Systems

The giveaway item just happens to be my choice so: Redport Halo Wifi Extender System - Wxa-112-wifiext - Redport Products - Satellite Hardware - by...
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 22-03-2015, 14:18
Replies: 246
Views: 48,531
Posted By Sondor
Re: How do you deal with a bad captain?

...There are so many "warning flags" about your ability to get-along and be a harmonious crew member in your posts that I don't even know where to begin or end ~ :banghead:

You said that you are...
Forum: Our Community 19-03-2015, 15:24
Replies: 51
Views: 5,891
Posted By Sondor
Re: Is "Seven Seas" a corny sailboat name?

Count me as a fan of "End of the Road" given your Key West location - It's like you found the end of the road, so you bought a sailboat and just kept right on going... (future Buffet lyric?)

Btw,...
Forum: Vendor Spotlight - Great Deals for CF Members! 13-03-2015, 22:49
Replies: 601
Views: 63,148
Posted By Sondor
Re: March Contest - Win Up to $1,000 Cash

I'm signed up!

I'm signed up!

(is that good for $1.5k?)

:)
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 12-03-2015, 11:26
Replies: 38
Views: 5,395
Posted By Sondor
Re: Will this work?

Hey Heath,

If anything, I suspect Jeannius is underestimating it(!)

While the Quadski folks will no-doubt sugar coat the problem, they may also have encountered this issue enough to provide...
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 11-03-2015, 22:36
Replies: 9
Views: 2,751
Posted By Sondor
Re: Trading for fish in Mexico

Cerveza de Sol

(if you can spare any!)

:)
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 11-03-2015, 12:50
Replies: 97
Views: 23,346
Posted By Sondor
Re: Shower Me Timbers! Boats Up To 50' LOA with Shower Stall

I think the smallest boat with one is the S2 9.2 C:

https://goo.gl/yW93QD

I've never seen the shower-head for an Amel, either Maramu, Santorin, or SM - Anyone happen to know their shower...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 09-03-2015, 01:09
Replies: 3,542
Views: 1,051,844
Posted By Sondor
Re: Cheap Multis and Projects

No account?
You can view:
Ad yes -
Pictures no -

I created an account there a while back and if you wish to admire the latest and greatest in retargeting and automated emails - enjoy....
Forum: General Sailing Forum 06-03-2015, 11:20
Replies: 638
Views: 85,271
Posted By Sondor
re: The Frugal (AKA poor) Sailor

Does one typically need a haul-out and survey for liability insurance?

Liability is all I've ever heard marinas request but maybe that's changing?
Forum: Dollars & Cents 06-03-2015, 10:36
Replies: 27
Views: 6,948
Posted By Sondor
Re: RipOff Reports

Cheech, I think you're missing fstbttms point -

Let's take roofing as an example. Two roofs may look and sound alike in their needs to be brought up to a satisfactory condition but may in reality...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 05-03-2015, 23:49
Replies: 27
Views: 6,948
Posted By Sondor
Re: RipOff Reports

I didn't save the email, but the most recent one from Active-Captain talked about having a vendor/service provider review system (like Angie's List I presume).

Sounds like a great idea, but I...
Forum: Marine Electronics 04-03-2015, 23:26
Replies: 75
Views: 9,127
Posted By Sondor
Re: Have to haves and wants

As you can see from her initial post, the boat comes with zero electronics. Hence the fair question.

Oh, and no worries, your sarcasm was quite clear lol - :biggrin:
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 04-03-2015, 22:59
Replies: 19
Views: 5,076
Posted By Sondor
Re: Sail Boats over 50ft

I wouldn't personally feel safe on a boat that I couldn't man-handle the equipment/sails on if the electric-assists failed. Others feel, well, other-wise. ;)
Forum: Marine Electronics 04-03-2015, 22:53
Replies: 75
Views: 9,127
Posted By Sondor
Re: Have to haves and wants

Geez Port, I think she asked a fair question about what prudent boat ELECTRONICS are to be recommended -

Are you honestly trying to help? It doesn't sound like it at all -
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 04-03-2015, 00:02
Replies: 48
Views: 5,178
Posted By Sondor
Re: A Few Boat Building Questions

I have a hard time with the whole argument about valuing one's labor at a 1-to-1 ratio when calculating the difference between what somebody earns and what they *could* earn if only they spent their...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 03-03-2015, 19:14
Replies: 115
Views: 13,603
Posted By Sondor
Re: Car engine in sailboat?

There's always a man for the job - look for the creator of the Flyin' Hawaiian and you may find a willing consultant. :whistling:
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 26-02-2015, 00:07
Replies: 105
Views: 36,125
Posted By Sondor
Re: Warning 'rant' - Don't you just love loking for crew!!

I don't think your expectations are out of line. More like you're looking for a very narrow set of people willing/able to fulfill them.

They:


Must be able to afford a month or more away...
Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 21-02-2015, 12:16
Replies: 146
Views: 19,382
Posted By Sondor
Re: Paint ball with pepper spray?

Ignore my post and see Suijin's again if it didn't sink-in! :thumb:

(Btw, is it considered bad form to use the term "sink"-in on a boating forumn?) :facepalm:
Forum: Health, Safety & Related Gear 21-02-2015, 12:12
Replies: 146
Views: 19,382
Posted By Sondor
Re: Paint ball with pepper spray?

It's like anything else in the self-defense realm. Rules vary greatly country by country.

Here's a quick little wiki on pepper-spray laws by country: Pepper spray - Wikipedia, the free...
Forum: The Library 21-02-2015, 01:26
Replies: 4
Views: 2,983
Posted By Sondor
Re: Kindle: "Deadliest Sea" $1.99

Plenty of used editions for four cents and $3.99 shipping - looks like a good read. :thumb:
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 21-02-2015, 00:03
Replies: 31
Views: 3,683
Posted By Sondor
Re: My apologies

Your enthusiasm is infectious, and I suspect the majority of people here completely identify with PES (Premature Exuberance Syndrome) - myself included! :cheers:
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 11-02-2015, 23:43
Replies: 37
Views: 11,423
Posted By Sondor
Re: Hans Christian 48T

Brookiesailor: I've enjoyed following your posts (buying adventure!) but have to admit that I'm a bit... perturbed...

It's understandable that this is a big deal for you. It's not just the boat...
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