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    Survey

    Hello again Regarding surveys... How does this is usually done? Do you split the cost with the boat owner, what are the options there? C
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    Cape Dory 27 sailors

    Need feedback on that diesel 8 hp diesel that came as part of the original package deal. In your opinion is it enough to maneuver such boat... Thx in advance C
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    Dominican Republic

    Any info regarding safe areas there for cruising? Thx
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    Brownsville TX area sailing...

    Hi again... I got a good response from a member regarding that area, but I need more so I can expand my knowledge and make a decision. Would like to cross to Mexico while there. Any feedback? SV Jenny Gaviota
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    Liveabords/cruisers, Brownsville TX area

    Hey Timmer117 Thx for such detailed info. Now then, when you refer to issues across the other side as in a stone throw away "Mexico" what you mean? issues as murder, drug dealing, ect? I was contemplating the idea of Marina in that area while crossing back and forth exploring. Looking for a...
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    Liveabords/cruisers, Brownsville TX area

    Any liveabords /cruisers in the Brownsville TX area? If so, can you offer any advise, share knowledge of the area on both sides of the fence?... I'm considering cruising the area soon and need some previous "scouts" knowledge. Thx
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    Corona virus

    Well it turns out that im self sufficient on the boat since I've been preparing for this for the last 6 years. The only thing would be water, and im working on it. The idea would be to stay in the boat without touching land down there until the all clear. Im concerned about boat patrols...
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    Corona virus

    Hi Anyone has news/ or idea of whats going on in tbe Florida Keys regarding the darn virus? I mean can a person sail down there to weather it out while things get back to what use to be normal after 9/11?
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    Power...

    Hi guys... So is it the norm or the accepted mantra 100 watts solar panel? Its a small 24 Bristol, and not all the appliances are gonna be on at the same time(2 battery banks)... What says you?
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    B24

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    B24

    Any brand recommendations, Will? and thx... C
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    B24

    Any with knowledge or have any experience with this AMAZON PAMICO 400W wind system?
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    B24

    Hi Im in the process to rig this gadget on the mast but this company customer service is not too helpful... They jyst referred you to a video that doesn't gives details on what to buy and hiw to rig it up. So... once again, Im consulting those with more "flying time" to find out the details on...
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    Bristol 24

    Thx a bunch...
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    Bristol 24

    Greetings... My 1976 Bristol 24 Corsair had its rub rail replaced but the color selected by the marina was white. Big mistake. The item number provided is: DWP-120 FW(The white one) Does anyone knows the right number fir the black one and from who to order at a reasonable price? By the...
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    Bristol 24

    ... This forum is the BOMB, so much accumulated knowledge, know how and good old camaraderie... to a certain degree it makes me feel somehow as when in the service back in the 80's. C
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    Bristol 24

    Bless your heart! ... HAVE VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS
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    Bristol 24

    Here's the story: Just went to west marine to inquire why tbe rigging shop hasnt call me regarding requested price on my forestay which is to work inside a Schaefer 500 system(the one been sent to the rigging shop is new, never used, BUT since it was hanging in the wrong position for so long...
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    Garmin sounder

    Yes youre right on the money, its a Garmin echomap 74DV
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    Garmin sounder

    Thats exactly right, according to the instructions it had to be mounted at that angle for it to get the right readings. I know is going to cause certain degree of drag and thats another reason i thought to use west systems instead of 5200...any thoughts on that pls?