Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.29 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: BandB
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! Today, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 93
Posted By BandB
We actually ran 240 nm between fueling as we...

We actually ran 240 nm between fueling as we fueled in Grafton and then at Green Turtle Bay. But that was also down river until we hit the Ohio. I would plan on 252 miles or 220 nm as the absolute...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! Today, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 93
Posted By BandB
Unfortunately, the latest rumors are that they...

Unfortunately, the latest rumors are that they have no plans to rebuild and reopen. They'd talked about closing for a long time but seems like the floods may have decided for them. Even when open was...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! Today, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 93
Posted By BandB
https://corpslocks.usace.army.mil/lpwb/f?p=121:3:1...

https://corpslocks.usace.army.mil/lpwb/f?p=121:3:10816126335292::NO:::

This will show you the queue's at the various locks and average transit times.

Don't overlook Hoppie's Marina in...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 02:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,216
Posted By BandB
Get to an ear specialist (preferably an...

Get to an ear specialist (preferably an Otologist) and stop guessing as to the cause. There are too many different causes of similar symptoms. It can be a very minor occurrence or a sign of a more...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:31 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,623
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: Slow flow back and boil water in effect....

Wifey B: Slow flow back and boil water in effect. City is going after the contractor who caused the problem (doing work for FPL) and trying to hold them accountable for the cost to the city plus to...
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,623
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: No cooking taking place at our home...

Wifey B: No cooking taking place at our home right now or in Fort Lauderdale. Fortunately, I'm not home, but the city is without water. Some of our staff has pulled one of our boats to out house for...
Forum: Cruising and Events - Interior Waters 07-18-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By BandB
This post changes all the equation. It's not a...

This post changes all the equation. It's not a matter of marinas but where you want to live. You apparently are eliminating Knoxville and Chattanooga, two incredible cities. I'd probably go toward...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,596
Posted By BandB
As of June they were infusing the hull of the new...

As of June they were infusing the hull of the new 57. At that time the boat was totally speculative. If a customer came along they could still select layout.

Hard to sell your first boat. Maybe...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2019, 02:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 628
Posted By BandB
It's business genius to pick an area of great...

It's business genius to pick an area of great need that no one else is addressing as needs to be done and develop all the expertise you can. Peggie has done that. It only brings to mind the phrase...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2019, 02:28 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,154
Posted By BandB
Tens of thousands of boats are set on racks in...

Tens of thousands of boats are set on racks in various types of buildings and yards. They have the same issues of things being done right and things done wrong. I do believe something more along the...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 07-15-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: Love MaxSea. I'm a Furuno fan but we...

Wifey B: Love MaxSea. I'm a Furuno fan but we have MaxSea as backup to both Transas and Furuno and sometimes use it as much as them. :)
Forum: General Discussion 07-15-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 898
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: Depends on boat so average in cruising...

Wifey B: Depends on boat so average in cruising boat is 5 hours/100 nm but varies widely from 2 hr/40 nm to 48 hr/800 nm. :)

Now on fun boat it's more like average of 3 hr./100 nm but varies from...
Forum: Grand Banks 07-14-2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By BandB
Use to be two warring sites, the official and the...

Use to be two warring sites, the official and the unofficial.
Forum: Dinghys and Smaller Boats 07-13-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,608
Posted By BandB
What engine and drive on the Nautica? Nautica...

What engine and drive on the Nautica? Nautica died before our first RIB purchase so never learned that much about them.
Forum: Dinghys and Smaller Boats 07-13-2019, 02:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,608
Posted By BandB
Adding a couple of comments. No outdrives, jet or...

Adding a couple of comments. No outdrives, jet or outboard, are best left in salt water and not flushed.

Captmikem mentions sand damage. That does occur with those who try to run in under one 1...
Forum: Dinghys and Smaller Boats 07-13-2019, 02:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,608
Posted By BandB
We have jet tenders, love them, will not have...

We have jet tenders, love them, will not have anything else. We've had from 9' to 19'.

The pros:

-Shallow water usage. Don't go to 6" though. 2' is a good level.
-Speed. All we've owned have...
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,154
Posted By BandB
It amazes me how we block very expensive boats...

It amazes me how we block very expensive boats and scrimp on boards, using small and using scraps and using too few and scrimp on stands. A yard should have an unlimited supply of stands and blocks...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,521
Posted By BandB
Did he come back to you directly or through the...

Did he come back to you directly or through the broker?
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,864
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: We have triple 300 Yamahas on our...

Wifey B: We have triple 300 Yamahas on our Contender which we have for employee use. :)
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,864
Posted By BandB
All the time.

All the time.
Forum: Great Harbour 07-10-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,244
Posted By BandB
I wrote in the now deleted thread some advice...

I wrote in the now deleted thread some advice along the lines you mention and I'll try to remember what I wrote then. However, you can never win with an unscrupulous builder. The best you can do is...
Forum: Great Harbour 07-10-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,244
Posted By BandB
But #2 finished before her #1 and #3 was nearly...

But #2 finished before her #1 and #3 was nearly finished and #4 well underway. Your argument has more merit if we're talking hull #15, but not on #3.

I can only speak of a couple of the boats...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,154
Posted By BandB
I'm not talking price in different areas, but...

I'm not talking price in different areas, but price in the same area.
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,154
Posted By BandB
Let's get beyond any good faith imagination. Good...

Let's get beyond any good faith imagination. Good faith and the yard already would have had their insurer on site (although betting they don't even have insurance) or would have already talked to you...
Forum: Great Harbour 07-09-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,244
Posted By BandB
I think you'd find out that they paid more than...

I think you'd find out that they paid more than the list price that's been shown. They don't tend to keep information current. In fact, you'll find they still have Mz. Trom's recommendation front...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:37 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2006 - 2012