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Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape Yesterday, 11:32 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By markpierce
My only renewal issue is that when renewing...

My only renewal issue is that when renewing early, my period of coverage was reduced. Last time, it cost me two months.
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation Yesterday, 11:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 366
Posted By markpierce
DSC is beyond my comprehension. :o

DSC is beyond my comprehension. :o
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 530
Posted By markpierce
"Captain" is easier than saying "Assistant...

"Captain" is easier than saying "Assistant Regional Inspector General for Audit, retired." And much more relevant. :thumb:
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 443
Posted By markpierce
At first glance, the organization is a...

At first glance, the organization is a Florida-waters organization. No "pull" for this west-coast boater.
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 522
Posted By markpierce
Looks like I'll need to research regulations...

Looks like I'll need to research regulations irrelevant to me.
Forum: Power Systems 02-21-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 851
Posted By markpierce
Blessed are naturally-aspirated engines having...

Blessed are naturally-aspirated engines having less complication. Unfortunately, turbos are more common now due to air pollution requirements.
Forum: Harbor Chat 02-21-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,254
Posted By markpierce
Brand names do not equal boat names. People...

Brand names do not equal boat names.

People need to take care in naming their boats to not sound complex, stupid, silly, or misleading. That's the facts, Max.
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 522
Posted By markpierce
If I'm still boating six years from now, looks...

If I'm still boating six years from now, looks like another boating test for me unless senility overcomes. Not too worried ... aced the power squadron test eight years ago . Also, from past...
Forum: General Discussion 02-19-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,914
Posted By markpierce
Yes, sails can help.

Yes, sails can help.
Forum: Harbor Chat 02-19-2019, 03:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,330
Posted By markpierce
My just literal "just down the street" WM store...

My just literal "just down the street" WM store from me has closed. :banghead:
Forum: General Discussion 02-19-2019, 03:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,788
Posted By markpierce
Starship Enterprise

Starship Enterprise
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2019, 01:28 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 7,995
Posted By markpierce
The Coot has a similar crescent-shaped bottom.

The Coot has a similar crescent-shaped bottom.
Forum: General Discussion 02-16-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,764
Posted By markpierce
How large is the paid crew? :flowers:

How large is the paid crew? :flowers:
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By markpierce
Perla and I had Valentine's lunch at the Celadon...

Perla and I had Valentine's lunch at the Celadon restaurant in downtown Napa (yumm).

https://www.celadonnapa.com/

Restaurant adjacent to the Napa River; observed the river high, running at five...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2019, 01:51 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,304
Posted By markpierce
Wood belongs in the interior, not outside.

Wood belongs in the interior, not outside.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,304
Posted By markpierce
The floors of the Coot's saloon and forward...

The floors of the Coot's saloon and forward stateroom are below waterline, while the pilothouse is at deck level. I've a yacht!??
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,184
Posted By markpierce
Haven't heard any recent reports of pigs...

Haven't heard any recent reports of pigs occupying an island in the western end of the California Delta.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 7,995
Posted By markpierce
Pushing water at 6.3 knots:

Pushing water at 6.3 knots:
Forum: Power Systems 02-12-2019, 02:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,702
Posted By markpierce
Four blades works well for the FD Coot. :o All...

Four blades works well for the FD Coot. :o All the efficiency and responsiveness needed to move close to hull speed.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2019, 02:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 420
Posted By markpierce
The site never worked for me. Nevertheless,...

The site never worked for me. Nevertheless, received the burgee yesterday.
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2019, 02:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,788
Posted By markpierce
I've a two-person-wide-bench helm seat without...

I've a two-person-wide-bench helm seat without complaint. This permits cuddling with the first mate. Nevertheless, I enjoy walking across the pilothouse to obtain various views of what's happening.
Forum: Marinas, Anchorage, Harbors, Slips and Storage 02-11-2019, 02:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 945
Posted By markpierce
I've an open berth and have spiders, and am...

I've an open berth and have spiders, and am located just hundreds of yards from FlyWright's covered slip. :confused: The height (33 feet) of this Coot excludes the possibility of a covered berth ...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By markpierce
No such thing as bad weather, just the wrong...

No such thing as bad weather, just the wrong clothes.
Forum: General Discussion 02-07-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 7,995
Posted By markpierce
Quote: Originally Posted by Fish53 View Post ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fish53 View Post
Art, I should also point out that I didn't intend that as an insult, it's just the lament of an old trawlerman that's lost too many friends.

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Forum: Welcome Mat 02-06-2019, 01:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 535
Posted By markpierce
Former long-term sailors make good trawler...

Former long-term sailors make good trawler masters. That's where watching water pass by the boat at seven miles an hour seems fast. Here leaving the Petaluma Channel in San Pablo Bay, CA
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