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Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By Capitaine R
We like to call it "the cornucopia of...

We like to call it "the cornucopia of confusion".
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By Capitaine R
The only good thing about being in the direct...

The only good thing about being in the direct path this early in the game is that they always move it. Let's hope they move this one too.
Forum: General Discussion 08-16-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 11,848
Posted By Capitaine R
This one was tied up to a local marina, I thought...

This one was tied up to a local marina, I thought it was a humorous name .106514
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By Capitaine R
I started to remove some more of the components...

I started to remove some more of the components of what I believe is a very old remote control auto pilot system?...it does say Wagner on the electric motors and I found a switch that I was barely...
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By Capitaine R
Finding things

I un-bolted the faux (or silly as Willy would say) smoke stack only to find a TV antenna hiding out inside that we didn't know was there. And it seems to work just fine. For some reason one of the...
Forum: Tug Designs 08-04-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,344
Posted By Capitaine R
We like that galley set up, much different than...

We like that galley set up, much different than ours. Please post some more pictures.

Good luck with her.
Forum: General Discussion 07-30-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,514
Posted By Capitaine R
If you are planning to use the dolphins after the...

If you are planning to use the dolphins after the locks are closed for the night and you plan to leave first thing in the morning odds are you wont be seeing another vessel that night until the locks...
Forum: General Discussion 07-26-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,071
Posted By Capitaine R
While re-doing our teak window frames we noticed...

While re-doing our teak window frames we noticed some of the windows in the saloon had some de-lamination and was starting to get cloudy. We also wanted a little tint so we had four new "gray"...
Forum: General Discussion 07-24-2020, 07:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 929
Posted By Capitaine R
I don't know if this is in anyway possible, but I...

I don't know if this is in anyway possible, but I will throw it out there. Is there any way to install a tensioner pulley to the set up you already have so you can leave the alt hard mounted but...
Forum: General Discussion 07-21-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,723
Posted By Capitaine R
Right now it seems like Florida is getting more...

Right now it seems like Florida is getting more than a fair share of cases and some counties are experiencing externally high numbers and others are not. I'm sure there is a web site that will give...
Forum: Classifieds Archive - Closed To New Posts 07-20-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,413
Posted By Capitaine R
His information says he is in Portland, so he may...

His information says he is in Portland, so he may be hiding from the looters, I mean protestors
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Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,399
Posted By Capitaine R
I'm new at this trawler boating hobby but Put me...

I'm new at this trawler boating hobby but Put me down for one of those guys that don't see a big problem in having more horsepower than the absolute minimum. We ran our boat at 7/8 knots for 1700...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,797
Posted By Capitaine R
+1 for this statement, I went for a 100 ton...

+1 for this statement, I went for a 100 ton license. I also went for a towing endorsement just in case I needed to get a job with a towing company in the future. You never know

have a class A CDL...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,540
Posted By Capitaine R
They do, at first but not for very long.

They do, at first but not for very long.
Forum: General Discussion 06-27-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,333
Posted By Capitaine R
I had one friend who died while boating with his...

I had one friend who died while boating with his family. There was drinking involved and I'm sorry to say there was sometime before his family realized he was missing from the moving boat. The next...
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,937
Posted By Capitaine R
We stopped in at a local storage yard to inquire...

We stopped in at a local storage yard to inquire about a 30/32 trawler style boat (can't remember the make) that was on a trailer but looked like it had been sitting for a few years and need lots of...
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By Capitaine R
Punta Gorda cancelled fireworks for this year.

Punta Gorda cancelled fireworks for this year.
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,937
Posted By Capitaine R
We bought our boat early because we saw what we...

We bought our boat early because we saw what we believe is a good deal on the boat we wanted. We knew it needed some cosmetic help and all new electronics, but we have a couple of things in our...
Forum: General Discussion 06-24-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,937
Posted By Capitaine R
I have a question, my wife and I both agree that...

I have a question, my wife and I both agree that we would love to retire early but what does everyone do about Medical insurance once you leave the 9 to 5 life? Paying two medical Insurance premiums...
Forum: General Discussion 06-19-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,147
Posted By Capitaine R
Our American Pit has only fallen in once getting...

Our American Pit has only fallen in once getting off the boat and on to the skinny dock at Chincoteague city docks. It was very early in the morning and the docks were wet and slippery. My wife was...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 06-18-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,118
Posted By Capitaine R
I don't think I would sleep very well knowing...

I don't think I would sleep very well knowing there was only 15 feet of chain out there, but that is just me. I have more than that on my 20 foot boat.
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 06-17-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 50,686
Posted By Capitaine R
We spent a night in Atlantic City on our way...

We spent a night in Atlantic City on our way home, and we actually bumped the bottom on the way thru the PVC poles to the Anchorage. But It was a peaceful night at anchor.

Thanks for the...
Forum: Marinas, Anchorage, Harbors, Slips and Storage 06-16-2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By Capitaine R
Okay, it sounds like I should keep it 3/4...

Okay, it sounds like I should keep it 3/4 inflated in the garage out of the sun and it should be fine.


Thanks guys
Forum: Marinas, Anchorage, Harbors, Slips and Storage 06-16-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By Capitaine R
Dinghy Storage

We purchased a used Avon inflatable dingy and a 8hp Yamaha outboard from a friend who is getting out of the Sport Fisher hobby. He had only about 30 hours on both items. He keeped the two in storage...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,701
Posted By Capitaine R
I see that it is a Documented vessel, so if the...

I see that it is a Documented vessel, so if the buyer were to look at the documents wouldn't they have to ask " what's up with that".

And a lot of the fake smoke stacks are used for propane tank...
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