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Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2022, 05:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,666
Posted By rardoin
As mentioned, a spotting scope would not be...

As mentioned, a spotting scope would not be practical on a boat as it will need a tripod and even tied to a dock the motion would have the object slewing around/out of the field of view. Hand...
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2022, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,666
Posted By rardoin
Hmmm. What is your budget? What do you want out...

Hmmm. What is your budget? What do you want out of the scope? My land based recreational love is long range rifle competition where we most commonly are shooting 600 or 1000yds at score ring...
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By rardoin
Reliable is...reliable. Used them twice for High...

Reliable is...reliable. Used them twice for High end autos.
Forum: General Discussion 03-02-2022, 05:14 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,759
Posted By rardoin
Their systems are quite scalable. I would...

Their systems are quite scalable. I would suggest the 'Lite' series as they are self contained and do not require a belt worn transmitter/receiver. The Lite is quite powerful; I have maintained...
Forum: General Discussion 03-01-2022, 02:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,759
Posted By rardoin
I use Eartech muffs for a team competition that...

I use Eartech muffs for a team competition that requires utmost reliability and simplicity in operation as well as battery life. I have a 5 headset system and it works perfectly. Buy once, cry once ;)
Forum: Power Systems 02-21-2022, 12:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,062
Posted By rardoin
I had a 29' SeaVee built about 20 years ago. The...

I had a 29' SeaVee built about 20 years ago. The builder suggested either twin 200hp 4 stroke Yammy's or Merc Optimax's. I asked him what he would put on it if it were his boat and he said the...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 01-26-2022, 12:44 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,714
Posted By rardoin
I've used this on all our center consoles up to...

I've used this on all our center consoles up to 29' with 20 feet of 5/16 chain/20lb or so Danforth. We've also used it in 150+ feet of water on a Luhrs 34 with 50ft of 5/16 chain and a CQR...
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2022, 10:10 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,121
Posted By rardoin
I certainly would not "round the horn, do the...

I certainly would not "round the horn, do the northwest passage" in the very low aspect ratio commercial near coastal trawler depicted in the OP. I'll chose a properly designed for the mission GRP...
Forum: Liveaboards 01-20-2022, 04:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,705
Posted By rardoin
The story of "Aunt Jemima"/ history of the brand...

The story of "Aunt Jemima"/ history of the brand will put the post you find so enlightening in a different context. The family may feel a little slighted by the 'woke' movement.

Now back to our...
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 17,119
Posted By rardoin
Earned a little alphabet soup behind my name....

Earned a little alphabet soup behind my name. LOL. Painful but worth it. :)
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2022, 11:27 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 17,119
Posted By rardoin
Same here….80-‘95 Geaux Tigers!

Same here….80-‘95

Geaux Tigers!
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,638
Posted By rardoin
I presume Group9 was referring to land mass. ?? ...

I presume Group9 was referring to land mass. ?? Windward and Leeward islands.
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,105
Posted By rardoin
I have double ear for extra hearing protection...

I have double ear for extra hearing protection needed for the current purpose (we use high dB attenuation foamies inserted deeply under these minimally protective muffs). When the time comes for the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,105
Posted By rardoin
I have a 5 place set of Ear-Tec BT wireless...

I have a 5 place set of Ear-Tec BT wireless duplex full muffs that I use for our long range rifle team comms. They have been in use for 5 years now and have been flawless. I do have a complete set...
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,129
Posted By rardoin
The Rigolets is easy; well marked, wide and deep....

The Rigolets is easy; well marked, wide and deep. The tide will run hard but only slowing your progress if in opposition. Timing your transit to be in the direction of the flow will be a great...
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2021, 11:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,005
Posted By rardoin
Reads like an ad for a PI law firm....which...

Reads like an ad for a PI law firm....which happened to write the article.
Forum: General Discussion 09-13-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,841
Posted By rardoin
Cabella's Goretex rain parka and associated...

Cabella's Goretex rain parka and associated trousers are great for general light/moderate duty to keep rain and spray off of you. I had my first parka that lasted from age 19 to 36 until a seam...
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,041
Posted By rardoin
"Oh...don't mind him....he's from Barcelona" ...

"Oh...don't mind him....he's from Barcelona"

Gotta love some Farty Towels. :)
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,060
Posted By rardoin
If one has to have to resort to microscopy,...

If one has to have to resort to microscopy, whether SEM, TEM or light, to determine if a GRP layup was performed correctly then there is no problem with the process. The 'voids' noted on the...
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2021, 04:13 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,561
Posted By rardoin
:thumb::thumb::thumb: I watched the marshes...

:thumb::thumb::thumb:

I watched the marshes on the SW side of the Miss River disappear quite rapidly when I fished them hard in the 80's-90's. One year there would be several hundred yards of...
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2021, 11:37 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,561
Posted By rardoin
Thanks for the link. Looks like Port...

Thanks for the link.

Looks like Port Fourchon has really been hit hard as expected. The Chouest covered docking facility was heavily damaged with a few ships moored inside. Fortunately my MIL's...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,561
Posted By rardoin
I met Kevin through Demi Cossich. He and I were...

I met Kevin through Demi Cossich. He and I were classmates while I was in New Orleans and were beating up on the reds and specks every chance we had to sneak down the road. Hopefully the marsh has...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,561
Posted By rardoin
Glad to hear that your and your home are fine. ...

Glad to hear that your and your home are fine. My MIL lives up the road in 'South' Jesuit Bend...or, as I refer to it, Becnelville. LOL. I heard that the levee may have been breached a few miles...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,561
Posted By rardoin
All human assets are evacuated well in advance of...

All human assets are evacuated well in advance of any tropical storms/hurricanes. Mars survived Katrina and many other storms. I throw the B.S. flag on this one. Iíve pulled many tuna and wahoo from...
Forum: General Maintenance 08-01-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 604
Posted By rardoin
From Armaform website: "thermoformability:...

From Armaform website:

"thermoformability: Due to its thermoplastic nature, ArmaForm Core is well-suited for thermoforming. 3D-shaped or double curved sandwich panels are possible without cutting...
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