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Forum: Covid-19 04-04-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 5,442
Posted By Peter B
Like Bruce said..! Please cool it guys...or...to...

Like Bruce said..! Please cool it guys...or...to quote Inspector Clouseau, you weel feel ze 'eavy 'and of the lur..! :)
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 791
Posted By Peter B
Delightfully vague reason for her to be...

Delightfully vague reason for her to be condemned. "Boat just keeled over". There's always a reason why a boat keels over - water getting in somehow. I wonder was it just leaking planks generally,...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 04-01-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
FF, I'll happily admit that the CQR was probably...

FF, I'll happily admit that the CQR was probably better than those which had gone before it, and for quite some time would have legitimately been called the Next-gen anchor. Sadly, as you say, many...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 04-01-2020, 09:55 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
Eric, this abstract from their website answers...

Eric, this abstract from their website answers both your earlier question of when the Sarca was first developed, and your last question re the 'super' bit.

[Rex (Francis, of AnchorRight) first...
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2020, 07:00 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 5,738
Posted By Peter B
A vet doing artificial insemination..?

A vet doing artificial insemination..?
Forum: Cruising and Events - East Coast 04-01-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,668
Posted By Peter B
I'm glad you posted that, or I woulda. The...

I'm glad you posted that, or I woulda. The virtually total removal of polio, and complete removal of smallpox from our midst is one of the most amazing success stories of vaccination. That, and oh,...
Forum: Covid-19 03-31-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,706
Posted By Peter B
Having done a fair bit of anaesthetics, Bruce, I...

Having done a fair bit of anaesthetics, Bruce, I can confirm that fact. In all surgical cases where paralysis is used, the patient is ventilated by the anaesthetic machine.

It looks like we might...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-31-2020, 05:22 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
Eric, I got mine about 2004, and we one of the...

Eric, I got mine about 2004, and we one of the quite early uptakers, but it had been available for some time before that, so not exactly sure. That info is probably there on their website however,...
Forum: Covid-19 03-30-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,706
Posted By Peter B
Merci, mon ami. I never did get a photo from the...

Merci, mon ami. I never did get a photo from the outside of the annex. We would love to be able to come stay in the East Wing again. Who knows what lies ahead..? For now just take care, and we...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-30-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 4,298
Posted By Peter B
Eric, at least putting the name of whom you are...

Eric, at least putting the name of whom you are quoting is better than just the quotation marks, but seriously...you don't know how to use the built in method, after all this time..? Not sure I...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-30-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 4,298
Posted By Peter B
:facepalm: I give up..! So, it doesn't occur to...

:facepalm: I give up..! So, it doesn't occur to you that when you do that no-one else knows who you are quoting, and where from..? That's exactly what I've been gently chiding old FF about. ...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-30-2020, 06:20 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
Even as I typed the above comment, I immediately...

Even as I typed the above comment, I immediately thought of you FF as the one person on here that would.



My friend I just have to dispute the above comment. And from bitter experience. You...
Forum: Harbor Chat 03-30-2020, 05:26 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,985
Posted By Peter B
Mike, don't forget Yul Brynner made the chrome...

Mike, don't forget Yul Brynner made the chrome dome his avatar long before all those other Johnny come latelys. Also, I noticed that quite often, once treatment over, the patient who lost their...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-30-2020, 05:06 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
David, they are quite an old design. They are...

David, they are quite an old design. They are still quite popular, because they are quite heavy, and if they are set properly, (one of the weaknesses of the type - getting it to dig in - hopeless in...
Forum: Helmsman/Camano 03-29-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 648
Posted By Peter B
I was completely happy with a Super-Sarca on my...

I was completely happy with a Super-Sarca on my GHB34 of 22kg. If you have a good windlass, like others, I'd say go with the 15kg and sleep better.
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-29-2020, 06:04 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 4,298
Posted By Peter B
FF, read this carefully, I weell say this only...

FF, read this carefully, I weell say this only wooonce... (now where have I heard that before).

1. We get the quotation marks - usually - the trouble is it gives no idea who you are quoting, or...
Forum: Covid-19 03-29-2020, 05:33 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,706
Posted By Peter B
Great idea. Et quelle langue pensiez-vous...

Great idea. Et quelle langue pensiez-vous apprendre Olivier..?
Good to see you posting again. I hope you and yours are all staying well.
I am enjoying a coffee from my Lutin mug at this very...
Forum: Boats | For Sale 03-28-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By Peter B
It is a forum requirement for the price and place...

It is a forum requirement for the price and place to be listed in our classifieds, and also there is a certain requirement re needing to have been a member for a time and meet a minimum number of...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-26-2020, 11:57 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 4,298
Posted By Peter B
No Eric, FF didn't say that - he was quoting...

No Eric, FF didn't say that - he was quoting someone else, and which is why I have urged him, and others, (if the cap fits), to use the quote button more, and edit out what he does not want to...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-26-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 4,298
Posted By Peter B
Quoting...who exactly..? You said Wilco FF,...

Quoting...who exactly..? You said Wilco FF, remember..? I'll add the 'over and out'... :flowers:
Forum: Cruising and Events - West Coast 03-26-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,115
Posted By Peter B
Have fun Al, we'll watch the shop. And remember,...

Have fun Al, we'll watch the shop. And remember, if your boat is like most of that size, and has the shower in the same cubicle as the head, you have a ready made bidet - get whadImean..? Cheers, :)
Forum: Covid-19 03-26-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,270
Posted By Peter B
Now then, be nice guys. I figure it is as good a...

Now then, be nice guys. I figure it is as good a social distancing as you can get being self-sufficient aboard a boat, so cruising from bay to bay is going to threaten no-one. :nonono:
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,465
Posted By Peter B
This foil thing has really revolutionised sailing...

This foil thing has really revolutionised sailing fast. Spectacular enough when the AM boats became foiling cats. Now, for the next cup, just next year (coronial virus willin') the AM will be...
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-25-2020, 11:23 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
Sure, you can do that Eric, but occasionally psn...

Sure, you can do that Eric, but occasionally psn comes up with a bit of a gem. Besides, the way to discourage him yankin' your chain is to not respond - simple..! :nonono: :)
Forum: Anchors and Anchoring 03-25-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,086
Posted By Peter B
Aaaw, c'mon Eric, don't be like that. Old psn...

Aaaw, c'mon Eric, don't be like that. Old psn was just yanking your chain, and for someone who swears by not using chain, your rope rode does tend to rattle a tad - just sayin'... :D No...
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