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Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! Yesterday, 03:57 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By hollywood8118
Don't listen to anybody here.. Shrimp! ha. You...

Don't listen to anybody here.. Shrimp! ha.
You obviously have an infestation of fibermites. Or depending on the makeup of your hull possibly epoxiants.
HOLLYWOOD
Forum: General Discussion 06-12-2022, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11,835
Views: 1,587,867
Posted By hollywood8118
This might make me rethink wood vessel's ...

This might make me rethink wood vessel's


https://www.yachtworld.com/yacht/1998-tansu-77-8032806/


HW
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2022, 06:52 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,833
Posted By hollywood8118
Funny thing this difference between east and...

Funny thing this difference between east and west. I know A LOT of boaters, but I don't know anyone with tow insurance through the two big associations. . Good god.. how fast do you people run in...
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,833
Posted By hollywood8118
No Kidding? I have always wondered about...

No Kidding?


I have always wondered about the towing difference between east and west, It has appeared when we did boat in the east towing boats (both the two big associations and a ton of...
Forum: Fuel Check 06-11-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,253
Posted By hollywood8118
You think that greasy haired guy in Sac. is...

You think that greasy haired guy in Sac. is handsome?, I thought only he and his minion of sandal wearing prius drivers thought he was "pretty".
He is ruining Cali.
HW
Forum: Other Trawler Systems 06-11-2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 526
Posted By hollywood8118
isn't this it? ...

isn't this it?


https://www.boatandrvaccessories.com/products/scandvik-10283p-straight-push-button-brass-and-abs-sprayer-handle?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8Zimv8ul-AIVNAPnCh1ASALLEAQYAiABEgKnu_D_BwE


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Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2022, 09:02 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,833
Posted By hollywood8118
I often wonder if tow insurance is sort of a east...

I often wonder if tow insurance is sort of a east vs west thing. I don't know many who have it on the west coast. In my 35 years of big boats I have never had tow insurance, is because folks have a...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 06-10-2022, 10:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,369
Posted By hollywood8118
Its simple, the deeper you are you have more...

Its simple, the deeper you are you have more vertical chain hanging which is more weight that has to lift to straighten the rode. At 50' depth we use 3/1 scope. never use rope in the PNW.. too much...
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2022, 11:32 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,228
Posted By hollywood8118
You can really go places with a " Big Johnson" ...

You can really go places with a " Big Johnson"


;)

HOLLYWOOD
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2022, 10:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,228
Posted By hollywood8118
Everyone is wired different, this guy seems to be...

Everyone is wired different, this guy seems to be doing it for himself. no way he can film,edit,post the thing for profit in 30 days. I regularly drive 0ver 1000 miles in a day on road trips to cali,...
Forum: Voyagers and other Boaters on the Go! 05-30-2022, 09:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By hollywood8118
https://waterdata.usgs.gov/monitoring-location/055...

https://waterdata.usgs.gov/monitoring-location/05536123/#parameterCode=00065&period=P7D&compare=true



does this help?
Hollywood
Forum: Cruising and Events - East Coast 05-19-2022, 09:54 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 21,240
Posted By hollywood8118
I for one thinks its a great thing when practiced...

I for one thinks its a great thing when practiced by other boats in hot weather, especially in a crowded anchorages full of young aspiring super models.
:socool:HW
Forum: General Discussion 05-19-2022, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11,835
Views: 1,587,867
Posted By hollywood8118
Those have a rep as a great boat, if the washing...

Those have a rep as a great boat, if the washing machine on the ground in the pic is an indicator... yikes
HOLLYWOOD
Forum: Cruising and Events - Interior Waters 05-14-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,994
Posted By hollywood8118
Obviously everyone is so bored the we all want to...

Obviously everyone is so bored the we all want to kick the dead horse.
Hollywood
Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,622
Posted By hollywood8118
Those yachts certainly roll around when not...

Those yachts certainly roll around when not underway and with the stabilization working. Video looks like they were trying to manually close the garage door.. but there was a fair amount of water in...
Forum: Boating Safety and Concerns 05-01-2022, 11:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,407
Posted By hollywood8118
if you do it while there is room to still...

if you do it while there is room to still maneuver motor forward and to the upwind side and swing your chain out of his way. if you get lucky the offender may miss you and your chain. Don't run over...
Forum: Boating Safety and Concerns 05-01-2022, 11:00 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,407
Posted By hollywood8118
i wouldn't wait until an emergency situation to...

i wouldn't wait until an emergency situation to cut the chain, do it at the dock at your leisure and add line to get the chain above deck so you can cut it with a knife in an emergency.
hollywood
Forum: Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 04-27-2022, 09:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,648
Posted By hollywood8118
I was told the owner is working towards an...

I was told the owner is working towards an electric drive system for the entire boat. I see her daily and NP is one of the coolest expedition yachts anywhere. I was told he wants some day able to...
Forum: General Discussion 04-25-2022, 02:58 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,145
Posted By hollywood8118
And to think I had folks give me crap for a...

And to think I had folks give me crap for a couple zip tie's to safety the shackle pin.. All they did was keep the pin from turning. This is literally relying on the side shear of a zip tie to secure...
Forum: Power Systems 04-18-2022, 08:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,017
Posted By hollywood8118
Its one of those times when silicone vs 5200 is...

Its one of those times when silicone vs 5200 is a moot point.
HW
Forum: Power Systems 04-17-2022, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,017
Posted By hollywood8118
deceptive title

And I thought TF was finally going to get good..
I thought we were going to get something like this or some Good looking middle aged Trawler Babe... what was I thinking.


I think the P.O meant...
Forum: General Discussion 04-17-2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,035
Posted By hollywood8118
ear wax removal tool designed by committee? HW

ear wax removal tool designed by committee?
HW
Forum: Financial Matters and Red Tape 04-17-2022, 09:09 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,140
Posted By hollywood8118
To the OP, post the ad for the boat so others...

To the OP, post the ad for the boat so others here that may be tempted to look at the boat can steer clear of it.
This thing stinks worse that a bucket of 2 week old shrimp!
Hollywood
Forum: Other Trawler Systems 04-14-2022, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By hollywood8118
You should find all the stuff at Sure Marine in...

You should find all the stuff at Sure Marine in Ballard off the ship canal
Hollywood
Forum: Power Systems 04-14-2022, 10:29 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,917
Posted By hollywood8118
Here is a very rough sketch( 1 min. max to make)....

Here is a very rough sketch( 1 min. max to make).


The main pulley was about 10", the adjustable one on the generator head was around 3" . I could get 60hz 120vac at 1200 rpm and above, but I...
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