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Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,552
Posted By Okydowky
Why Do I bother! I ask myself!

This is my last post on this thread! Itís way off kilter now and so off topic!

Once things get back to normal! If any of you out in the CR or other areas ever need a helping hand please feel free...
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,552
Posted By Okydowky
I have been isolated since Mar4 and continue to...

I have been isolated since Mar4 and continue to be. My parents live over there and there older with my mother being very ill so I have my responsibilities. This is year 3 with her battle, so being...
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,552
Posted By Okydowky
Thank you! I was patiently waiting for someone in...

Thank you! I was patiently waiting for someone in Alaska to chime in. So many people just donít get this pandemic, and what it can do to a small community.

They canít stop me!! I have a fuel...
Forum: Marinas, Anchorage, Harbors, Slips and Storage 03-15-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,115
Posted By Okydowky
Yes we went up also $20.50/ ft, plus power. ...

Yes we went up also $20.50/ ft, plus power. Private shed on Vancouver Island
Forum: Power Systems 02-16-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,535
Posted By Okydowky
We have a pretty simple engine sync unit on the...

We have a pretty simple engine sync unit on the lower helm. A red port and star light with a green in the middle. Keep it green you go straight!
Forum: Boats | For Sale 02-16-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,958
Posted By Okydowky
Really! ? Some people on here and your...

Really! ?

Some people on here and your ignorant comments! I assume your a grown man, think before you open your bloody mouth...

Troy
Forum: Power Systems 02-16-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,535
Posted By Okydowky
You definitely can steer you boat and with twins...

You definitely can steer you boat and with twins other than docking. I hate telling stories but this summer we got hit by some ridiculous waves and 25-30 knot wind hitting port beam bow for 3 hrs. ...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,668
Posted By Okydowky
Lol, now Conrad I agree 100% there. Walking away...

Lol, now Conrad I agree 100% there. Walking away from your boat let it be from anchorage or at your home port and you smile like itís one of your kids...
We have been looking at upgrading if thatís...
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By Okydowky
Hey Bruce, I thought boat hunting was...

Hey Bruce,

I thought boat hunting was suppost to be fun and relaxing, you know like the YouTube characters and TV shows.....

What are some details on your boat Bruce? I do like your style!! ...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By Okydowky
Appreciate the comments and the support which led...

Appreciate the comments and the support which led to our decision to walk away. I have done so much research, and bothered all of you for advice and nothing came of it.

So deflated and lost 3...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By Okydowky
I think to replace all the canvas you are...

I think to replace all the canvas you are probably in 8-10k

Couldnít imagine the hrs to get the teak back to square one. Itís all rewarding when itís done, itís just get there.

Im not sure...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By Okydowky
Well spent more time on it today! Think we will...

Well spent more time on it today! Think we will be passing on this one unless he comes down significantly.
Ran engines for a half hr today up to temps, and every rpm configuration. Loud as hell in...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By Okydowky
I did idle them up to 1400rpm, and yes it’s under...

I did idle them up to 1400rpm, and yes it’s under cover with a wall and another boat very close.
We like the size of the 36’ boat, and the layout on this vessel is great for longer trips with a much...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By Okydowky
36í Fu Hwa Pre Survey

I previously explained my situation on another thread! Thought I better get my own!
Currently looking to purchase 1988 36í Fu Hwa aft cabin. I have had access to boat by myself for the past 2 days...
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 02-09-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,191
Posted By Okydowky
Ok if this is not appropriate for this tread send...

Ok if this is not appropriate for this tread send me packing and I will start a new one! Don’t mean to highjack....

Met with the owners today on the 36’ Fu Hwa Trawler, spent a 1/2 hr with him...
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 02-08-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,191
Posted By Okydowky
On a previous purchase of a 34' Mainship from...

On a previous purchase of a 34' Mainship from across the country in 1986, I bypassed the broker because he was slow responding to questions. I contacted the owner direct and after a lengthy...
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 02-08-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,191
Posted By Okydowky
Tom, Thanks, yes that makes sense. At first...

Tom,
Thanks, yes that makes sense. At first when the owner offered the sleep over I thought it was a little strange. But then We thought if he had anything to hide, this isn’t how one would do it!...
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 02-08-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,191
Posted By Okydowky
Would any of you purchase private.? We are...

Would any of you purchase private.?

We are looking at 36íTT on Monday, which is a private sale! The owner has been great, and has offered us to spend 2 nights on it at the dock to get a feel if...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,419
Posted By Okydowky
Open-D, donít take this wrong. I re read the...

Open-D, donít take this wrong.
I re read the thread and I wonder do you have any boating experience? Or have you ever owned a boat?

Thanks to everyoneís input on this thread, there is a lot of...
Forum: General Discussion 02-07-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,354
Posted By Okydowky
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Forum: General Discussion 02-07-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,354
Posted By Okydowky
So never got the answer! Is this a POS Taiwan...

So never got the answer! Is this a POS Taiwan Boat? Floating in LN-RTP’s Canal? Hopefully no one has one of those boats on here!!?��
Forum: Boating Safety and Concerns 02-07-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,111
Posted By Okydowky
Thank you Steve, we are on it! Currently at a...

Thank you Steve, we are on it! Currently at a boat show and will get this completed. Appreciate the advice and the link...

Troy
Forum: Power Systems 02-03-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 7,482
Posted By Okydowky
I, 2nd Sailboat. There is a hand full of...

I, 2nd Sailboat.

There is a hand full of vessels on TF that are blue water worthy boats, not to mention the costs of a certain vessel! Cant imagine the funding of maintenance and or spare parts...
Forum: Boating Safety and Concerns 02-02-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,111
Posted By Okydowky
Rgano, I would have to say we have nothing of...

Rgano, I would have to say we have nothing of alarms in the ER! I am guilty as charged, we have the living areas covered. And definitely sleeping quarters tripled checked.
Any suggestions for...
Forum: Boating Safety and Concerns 02-02-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,111
Posted By Okydowky
Ok I ran out of time to keep rambling on and I...

Ok I ran out of time to keep rambling on and I knew I might expose myself to the wolves of TF.
After my wife read my post she obviously had a different explanation of the choking wiener. She wasnít...
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