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Forum: General Maintenance 10-14-2018, 06:23 PM
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Posted By Aquafarm
I’ve had very good luck with the Sailrite snaps...

I’ve had very good luck with the Sailrite snaps with just a hammer and die. Made new front canvas window covers and side screen covers three years ago and they are like new.
Forum: General Discussion 10-12-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 4,963
Posted By Aquafarm
Don I like both your entries. Maybe #2 a tad...

Don
I like both your entries. Maybe #2 a tad more for the easy to understand aspect. Both great looking.
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 4,963
Posted By Aquafarm
+1 for Rochepoint. I think the logo works well on...

+1 for Rochepoint. I think the logo works well on the burgee.
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 4,963
Posted By Aquafarm
81783Please excuse the rough look, just found a...

81783Please excuse the rough look, just found a website that lets you design a very basic burgee. I used red and black because itís the color of the existing TF logo. Also the font is as close as...
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 4,963
Posted By Aquafarm
81773We just bought a burgee from our marina...

81773We just bought a burgee from our marina (Mid-Lakes) by Prestige (made in California). Great quality.Yacht Club Burgees - Prestige Flag (http://prestigeflag.com/pages/prod_pgs/burgees.html)
I...
Forum: General Discussion 10-07-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Aquafarm
This is a great article ( and a good site overall...

This is a great article ( and a good site overall for boat related stuff). This technique worked very well for us. https://theboatgalley.com/training-dog-boat-dog/
Forum: Harbor Chat 09-19-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By Aquafarm
Wow, thanks RT. Just started browsing, itís a...

Wow, thanks RT. Just started browsing, itís a gold mine of great old sci-fi. Already listening to a Lester Del Ray book ď Let ĎEm Breath SpaceĒ fun pulpy sci-fi. :thumb:
Forum: General Maintenance 09-10-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By Aquafarm
Yes! We replaced a badly pitted original (30+year...

Yes! We replaced a badly pitted original (30+year old) Perko mortise set and I wish I hadnít or at least kept the original inner workings. The door handle doesnít work smoothly at all, always...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,794
Posted By Aquafarm
On the Erie Canal at the Holly dock wall.

On the Erie Canal at the Holly dock wall.
Forum: Harbor Chat 08-18-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By Aquafarm
Thanks so much for the great and thoughtful...

Thanks so much for the great and thoughtful replies. Yes I’ve read Herbert ( all he’s written) and O S Card although agree not much I liked beyond Enders Game.
I just couldn’t get into Game of...
Forum: Harbor Chat 08-17-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By Aquafarm
Ha! I just downloaded it today, that’s what...

Ha! I just downloaded it today, that’s what spurred the post. I’ve always been reluctant to read it, don’t know why...maybe the comic aspect...but I’m diving in.
Thanks.
Forum: Harbor Chat 08-17-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By Aquafarm
Sci-Fi suggestions?

I love science fiction. But I find Iím starting to re-read or re-listen to too many of my favorites. I need some new suggestions. Iíve read John Scalzi, and Weir ( The Martian). Pretty much read...
Forum: Cruising and Events - Interior Waters 07-31-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By Aquafarm
Have no info on the charts, but wanted to say hi....

Have no info on the charts, but wanted to say hi. We waved to you as you passed our slip in Macedon Marina. We saw you coming into the fuel dock and I said to Gerry “that’s Bacchus!” Even though we...
Forum: General Discussion 07-20-2018, 05:32 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,111
Posted By Aquafarm
Such a terrible tragedy. I am one of those...

Such a terrible tragedy.
I am one of those persons that actually pay attention to the stewards on planes and note the exits in movie theaters. I was on a tour boat (The Summer Wind) on Lake...
Forum: General Maintenance 07-08-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Aquafarm
Here are two. Haven’t used either but had looked...

Here are two. Haven’t used either but had looked at them for ourselves.

https://www.plasteak.com/plasteak-recycled-plastic-products/marine-grade-flooring/marine-teak-holly-boat-interior-flooring...
Forum: Cruising and Events - Interior Waters 06-29-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By Aquafarm
Go West... :) if you are renting the Canal boat...

Go West... :) if you are renting the Canal boat from Mid-Lakes they may let you dock for the night at Macedon (or if not they may be reciprocal with who you are renting from). We are at the Macedon (...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 06-29-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 506
Posted By Aquafarm
Well I’ll be interested to see the answer too,...

Well I’ll be interested to see the answer too, although I just order an Antop antenna. ��
Forum: Helmsman/Camano 12-07-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,703
Posted By Aquafarm
We are here, on the east-ish coast:) Been slipped...

We are here, on the east-ish coast:) Been slipped at Dunkirk NY the past two seasons, but next year will have our home base at Macedon NY on the Erie Canal...and you are right 27 feet is perfect,...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 12-22-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,169
Posted By Aquafarm
Also the Natchez Trace is a wonderful slow scenic...

Also the Natchez Trace is a wonderful slow scenic byway.
https://www.nps.gov/natr/index.htm
Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,615
Posted By Aquafarm
I have to add a personal note to this discussion....

I have to add a personal note to this discussion.
My mother worked two sometimes three jobs to raise my brother and I. Most of the time those jobs were waitressing. I remember well the nights she...
Forum: General Discussion 11-02-2016, 04:50 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,877
Posted By Aquafarm
I liked the second picture with the red and white...

I liked the second picture with the red and white a lot....until Donsan reminded me of your hull color....unfortuneately that just clashes in my mind too much, are there any prints you like that...
Forum: General Discussion 10-20-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By Aquafarm
Great start! That's how I started doing canvas...

Great start! That's how I started doing canvas work, and sewing a sail for a catboat...or upholstery...gettting a large $$ quote is a big kick to try it yourself...
Hint to those that might want to...
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,215
Posted By Aquafarm
:lol: Getting the real estate info is usually the...

:lol: Getting the real estate info is usually the second thing we do when visiting places, first is checking out the local restaurants.
One of the reasons our Erie Canal trip was so enjoyable was...
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,070
Posted By Aquafarm
Really no different than real estate brokers....

Really no different than real estate brokers. They split their fees and also with the "house" (brokerage). As with real estate, your income is based on as many sales as you can close...small and...
Forum: General Discussion 10-04-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,202
Posted By Aquafarm
Gorgeous! I don't get to see many sunrises ( not...

Gorgeous! I don't get to see many sunrises ( not that much of an early bird since retirement):D
Lovely spot too.
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