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Old 06-18-2014, 05:10 PM   #181
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I confess; we don't have a trawler. Not an FD one, not an SD one, not a "fast" one, not a duck, not a trawler yacht, not a passagemaker...

Even though we often run it like folks do who have trawlers. I guess that makes our avatar another example of NOT a trawler
I think at those times you run it like a trawler then it is one. Makes a very nice one too.
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Old 06-18-2014, 05:16 PM   #182
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The centerline queen bed and the rounded buttock line of my land trawler didn't seem to draw much chick attention.
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Old 06-18-2014, 05:26 PM   #183
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Wifey B: Boy, you dudes.....well, the good thing is we don't have to spend money on that. Although both Jenn and I have been asked many times if we've had it done....that's just plain rude.
I neither ask nor glare!

There's always other cool ways to handle that situation!

Especially aboard a "Trawler"!! Ain't swimming FUN!!!
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Old 06-18-2014, 05:29 PM   #184
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Guys, before you get too intrigued with this sidebar, I have it on good authority that "Wifey B" is actually Marin in iDrag.











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Old 06-18-2014, 05:42 PM   #185
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To Wifey B: My humblest apologies for those of my sex who have dragged this post into the depths of lechery. For those degenerates who MUST. Here's a picture of a nice pair....

Speaking for myself, I'm MUCH too polite to comment on boobies.
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Old 06-18-2014, 06:00 PM   #186
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Guys, before you get too intrigued with this sidebar, I have it on good authority that "Wifey B" is actually Marin in iDrag.

Strictly kidding, Mrs. B.
Wifey B: Funny, I've seen Marin referred to many times. Going to have to use the search to see the source of his notoriety. Obviously we weren't here for it.
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Old 06-18-2014, 06:03 PM   #187
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Wifey B: No, silly. Jenn and Tabitha are two of our girl friends. They are with us at the moment.

Ah.

Got it.

And all three of you are able to turn Hubby B into a...

OK, I understand.



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Old 06-18-2014, 06:04 PM   #188
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To Wifey B: My humblest apologies for those of my sex who have dragged this post into the depths of lechery. For those degenerates who MUST. Here's a picture of a nice pair....

Speaking for myself, I'm MUCH too polite to comment on boobies.
Wifey B: They are....I like them too. I admit it...hehe. Those look to be something like maybe 42G as they're currently positioned.

Did you notice their feet are different colors or did you not look at their feet?

Oh and hubby and I and friends are going to explore in the tender a while, so you'll have to continue without me distracting you.

If we go slow is the tender then a trawler? It's got a 120 hp Weber I think so guess not since it's not diesel, plus it will go 40 knots. Oh well.....bye bye for now.
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The centerline queen bed and the rounded buttock line of my land trawler didn't seem to draw much chick attention.


Hmmm... about a '47 Hudson? Or...?

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Old 06-18-2014, 06:09 PM   #190
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I think at those times you run it like a trawler then it is one. Makes a very nice one too.
Looks even more trawler-ish when we remount the dinghy on the stern after I get tired of fishing.

No, it doesn't really

Although I guess I could legitimately say it's a troller during our early striped bass season.



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Old 06-18-2014, 06:39 PM   #191
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Hmmm... about a '47 Hudson? Or...?

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Close. A 1950 Nash. It didn't help at all when I moved to this sleek rocket-nosed Stude. I thought at least the illusion of a semi-plaining land-trawler would get some attention at the Dairy Dip. Production planing land-trawlers didn't really get going for sure till Brodrick Crawford sported his 55 Buick Century.
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Me thinks B and Wifey B are one in the same. What say you?
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Me thinks B and Wifey B are one in the same. What say you?
That thought crossed my mind a long time ago.
If not, they would/should have created two separate accounts.

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Old 06-18-2014, 06:56 PM   #194
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Naw - You mean the Big "H" word???

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Old 06-18-2014, 07:16 PM   #195
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That thought crossed my mind a long time ago.
If not, they would/should have created two separate accounts.

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Two very distinct persons. Flywright has been sent our individual emails. There are others who know us from another site where we have separate accounts. That was complicated since we often read together on a single phone or tablet as we'd have to sign out and in to post.

I would think our styles are distinct but maybe after 14 years together they aren't. I'm the serious one. She's the fun one.

Oh and we did ask early if sharing the account was a problem, the first time someone brought it up. And I'm typing now because she's driving the rib. Well, mostly dictating, but correcting autotype's.
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It was midnight blue, and shaped like a flattened torpedo. Its headlights were under glass, and there were louvers on its long hood. Instead of a grille, there was an empty oval with a chrome bar across it.

I reached for the door handle on the driver's side. The first thing I noticed was that my fingers didn't go all the way through. Interesting.

The second thing I noticed was that unlike the case with the other cars in the showroom, the door was locked.

My mom found a salesman and deferentially asked whether five-year-old me might be allowed to sit in the car. To his credit, the salesman was happy to unlock the car for me.

When the door opened, I was almost knocked over by the intense smell of tanned leather. If I concentrate, I can still smell it.

Once I clambered into the driver's seat, I was confronted by an angry gold cat, silently growling at me at eye level from the hub of the steering wheel. The second thing I noticed was a long row of toggle switches in the middle of the dash. I've loved toggle switches ever since.

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That gentlemen is how you describe an E Type
That's true, but any accurate description of an E-type would have to be poetic. Those other than poets (or at least the feelings) wouldn't know. The scent of leather, the richness of burlwood and the tease of a twin overhead-cam 3.8 or 4.2.....all shaped by passion instead of rationality. I mean come-on. Poetry.

Why is it that I listened to jazz or classical in my Jag and Rock & Roll in my American Muscle?
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I'd say that trawlers are the SUV's of the boat world.


Nah…sorry Aus…this is the boating SUV…says so in the name…bloody Riviera…

http://www.riviera.com.au/modelOverv...yacht&prdID=45
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Old 06-19-2014, 07:52 AM   #199
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Close. A 1950 Nash. It didn't help at all when I moved to this sleek rocket-nosed Stude. I thought at least the illusion of a semi-plaining land-trawler would get some attention at the Dairy Dip. Production planing land-trawlers didn't really get going for sure till Brodrick Crawford sported his 55 Buick Century.

I think Nash would have been my second guess, but from memory I expected that shape to be older than '50. Carry over from post-war (which were mostly pre-war) designs... So much for memory. In this case, looks like the change started in '49, largely evidenced by incorporating the wheel wells into the main body, versus the protruding fenders of the '48s...

Two different renditions of "bullet-nose," on the Studebaker and the Buick.

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I'd say that trawlers are the SUV's of the boat world.


Nah…sorry Aus…this is the boating SUV…says so in the name…bloody Riviera…

http://www.riviera.com.au/modelOverv...yacht&prdID=45
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