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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 10:24 PM
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I do look for manufacturer certifications and...

I do look for manufacturer certifications and have found those can sometimes provide a clue.

Not surprised you were happy with Hinckley.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:47 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,943
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: Wait till you return. You may decide not...

Wifey B: Wait till you return. You may decide not to return. Never know. Sure is nice there. Only area of Europe I've seen much of but we visited as we have family friends there. :)
Forum: Harbor Chat Yesterday, 07:13 PM
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Views: 110
Posted By BandB
Are they indoor or outdoor cats? And what size...

Are they indoor or outdoor cats? And what size cats?
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 07:11 PM
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Views: 1,816
Posted By BandB
As you indicate, not often an option and the yard...

As you indicate, not often an option and the yard does have a lien on your boat.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 07:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,816
Posted By BandB
If you're finding only 1 in 5 does good work, you...

If you're finding only 1 in 5 does good work, you need to take a fresh look at how you select yards. As to reasonable price, that might be influencing your selection too greatly and who can say what...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 03:08 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,943
Posted By BandB
We encourage employees to call in honestly. Don't...

We encourage employees to call in honestly. Don't want it all the time, but we've had "I went to my sister's 21st birthday party and partied too late." That's fine unless you use the same one every...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 01:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,816
Posted By BandB
Sounds like a reasonable solution reached all the...

Sounds like a reasonable solution reached all the way around with just moderate discussion of the issues. They accepted a portion, you decided you could live with a portion. No winner, no loser, just...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 01:10 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,943
Posted By BandB
A few trends in the US today. Things are...

A few trends in the US today.

Things are slowly evolving with a few companies following brave new paths. There's a trend toward lumping time off all under PTO or Personal Time Off and not...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 10:47 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,816
Posted By BandB
There's some work that adapts very well to flat...

There's some work that adapts very well to flat fee pricing, although even it may often entail change orders along the way. Our yard provides "not to exceed" estimates on all work just like auto...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 10:35 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,020
Posted By BandB
While I respect that you are able to do much of...

While I respect that you are able to do much of your own work on your boat, I do have to ask one question. What about aircraft? I know you do fly. Do you do your own work on the plane?

As to your...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 10:27 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,020
Posted By BandB
While I respect those who can and enjoy working...

While I respect those who can and enjoy working on their boats themselves, the attitude that somehow this makes them superior to those who don't is beyond annoying. They are not superior nor are...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 02:10 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,072
Posted By BandB
Just be cautious on impellers and other plastic...

Just be cautious on impellers and other plastic or rubber parts as they will deteriorate over time.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 02:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,816
Posted By BandB
And small claims in situations like this are...

And small claims in situations like this are generally impossible to win. You need an expert to write or testify that the work they did perform was wrong. Just saying there was more work required...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,020
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: The toe bone's connected to the...

Wifey B:

The toe bone's connected to the foot bone,
The foot bone's connected to the ankle bone,
The ankle bone's connected to the leg bone,
The leg bone's connected to the knee bone,
The...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,943
Posted By BandB
Just for information, here are the minimums by...

Just for information, here are the minimums by law by country for some of the countries represented here.

Listed are paid vacation plus paid holidays and total based on 5 day weeks so divide by 5...
Forum: Liveaboards 12-17-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,422
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: People think retiring means you don't do...

Wifey B: People think retiring means you don't do anything. No, it means you do what you want when you want. I retired when I was 33. Hubby was 42. We do a lot of boating but then I can also help a...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,816
Posted By BandB
We've gotten lazy in how we deal with some issues...

We've gotten lazy in how we deal with some issues and using ineffective means. At this point, I'd recommend making an appointment to meet with the ultimate decision maker, whether the marina manager...
Forum: Liveaboards 12-17-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,422
Posted By BandB
And Wayfarer has a plan that seems very right for...

And Wayfarer has a plan that seems very right for him. Doesn't need to be right for anyone else.
Forum: Liveaboards 12-17-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,422
Posted By BandB
While I do find it tragic when I read of one who...

While I do find it tragic when I read of one who died and never got to enjoy retirement, there's another situation I find far more sad. That is those who never made time for themselves and their...
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 12-17-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 421
Posted By BandB
As an aside but definite concern: Lloyd's...

As an aside but definite concern:

Lloyd's controls 20% of all marine insurance. (Note that this is largely a matter of shipping and cruise lines and megayachts). They had a loss last year of $2.6...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 825
Posted By BandB
I agree with the problem being brought up. I read...

I agree with the problem being brought up. I read it on a 32" screen and still had to zoom. One thing I find helps a little is to increase my screen resolution before using the zoom by using the +...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2018, 12:25 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,020
Posted By BandB
I'd say two reasons. First, they don't devote the...

I'd say two reasons. First, they don't devote the resources to it the orphanage does. Second, in a public school you have a wide mix of students and many have no interest in a program related to...
Forum: Helmsman/Camano 12-16-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 1,001
Views: 123,666
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: A little better. ...

Wifey B: A little better.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKCtGqYLZjE
Forum: Helmsman/Camano 12-16-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1,001
Views: 123,666
Posted By BandB
Wifey B: A few shots from Fort Lauderdale...

Wifey B:

A few shots from Fort Lauderdale Parade. It's televised next weekend and the stream should be available.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNKboYAXbj4
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,020
Posted By BandB
No, I did not say that. I said the average...

No, I did not say that. I said the average teacher makes less than the average person with a college degree. Teachers pay is below average for college graduates. My wife has a masters and doctorate...
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