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Forum: General Cruising Forum 03-26-2008, 01:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,321
Posted By maxiswede
Someone here said that Macs are a lot more...

Someone here said that Macs are a lot more expensive than PCs. This is not true - if you compare EQUAL hardware. Recent independent tests showed that the new generation Intel Macs was the fastest...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 03-05-2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,971
Posted By maxiswede
As for Ginger, it's 'healthy' in other aspects...

As for Ginger, it's 'healthy' in other aspects too. By far the best, and ,most tasty (IMHO) way of preparing it is:

slice fresh ginger (or dried if fresh is not found) in a pot of water, bring to...
Forum: The Poop Deck 02-24-2008, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,601
Posted By maxiswede
Those words are well worth of contemplating for a...

Those words are well worth of contemplating for a while. That's so true for whatever we choose to do and to say in life, isn't it?

All the best

Magnus
Forum: General Cruising Forum 02-06-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,589
Posted By maxiswede
Interesting topic David. During my 30 years...

Interesting topic David.

During my 30 years as sailor and boatowner I have yet to hire a 'pro'. With my, relatively, small and simple craft(s) I have done all work by myself. At times I have...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-21-2008, 08:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,120
Posted By maxiswede
I, for one, would not go for it... An astonishing...

I, for one, would not go for it... An astonishing achievement nevertehless. Could you imagine the endurance it takes?!::: Gets me exhausted just thinking of it......
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-16-2008, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,151
Posted By maxiswede
I have found a boat for sale in Langkawi that...

I have found a boat for sale in Langkawi that could be of interest to us. I just wonder if anyone here happens to be in the 'hood. Would like someone (i e reasonably knowledgeable fellow cruiser or a...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-10-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,088
Posted By maxiswede
Great boat, I would assume that the simple reason...

Great boat, I would assume that the simple reason it has not been mentioned before, is that it is priced a little higher..
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-08-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,088
Posted By maxiswede
Good Decision Lotta! Enjoy! Sailing is...

Good Decision Lotta!

Enjoy! Sailing is great, crewing and skippering alike!

Fair winds

Magnus
Forum: Living Aboard 12-19-2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,783
Posted By maxiswede
@ 'RoaringGirl' Good post! well...

@ 'RoaringGirl'

Good post!

well expressed and makes a lot of sense. On a boat as on shore, I reckon in nīmost relations there is one person pushing and the other perhaps not quite at the...
Forum: Regional Discussion Topics 12-19-2007, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,382
Posted By maxiswede
I just wonder why anyone choose to go the 'wrong'...

I just wonder why anyone choose to go the 'wrong' way around... a good beating, huh? https://www.cruiserlog.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/icon_question1.gif
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 12-16-2007, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,514
Posted By maxiswede
I like Treadmaster. No commercial interest here....

I like Treadmaster. No commercial interest here. Lasts long, looks fine and VERY good antiskid.

That said; when I bought my current vessel(GRP) it was repainted on deck with a 2-part paint from...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-15-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,883
Posted By maxiswede
I have never heard of this boat before. I live in...

I have never heard of this boat before. I live in Sweden, and they are perhaps non-existing outside the US?

Anyway, since no one else comes in for you I might as well give you my 2 cents.

The...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-12-2007, 06:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,088
Posted By maxiswede
If you want to recieve more specific advise, it...

If you want to recieve more specific advise, it would be a good idea to tell us how much money you are thinking of investing in the boat. Then remember that you would probably have to put in 50% more...
Forum: The Poop Deck 12-12-2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,990
Posted By maxiswede
Oh, fine. I spent the whole night wondering......

Oh, fine. I spent the whole night wondering... now I will definetely get one! ;-)
Forum: The Poop Deck 12-11-2007, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,990
Posted By maxiswede
[QUOTE=MMNETSEA;15613]For those of us who still...

[QUOTE=MMNETSEA;15613]For those of us who still have space on our Cats :-

Awarded best Desk Top accessory of the millenia

276

Sweet, don't forget to thoroughly bolt it to the bulkhead......
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-11-2007, 11:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,088
Posted By maxiswede
Lotta, If you are planning to go...

Lotta,

If you are planning to go single-handed, I'd defintely vote for the Amigo 23 as most boat for your money. Yu could find one for 30-40 thousand SEK and then spend 25 more to outfit, and...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-10-2007, 09:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,088
Posted By maxiswede
I definitely agree with Stephen although...

I definitely agree with Stephen although Spaeckhuggeren are a lot more expensive than the rest of them and the Flicka even more so as far as I know... plus they are probably non-existing outside the...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-10-2007, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,536
Posted By maxiswede
Well, since I got computerized on board last...

Well, since I got computerized on board last year, (and I am looking forward to the revolutionary french USB device in another thread) I have althouhg reluctantly realized it is about time to outfit...
Forum: The Poop Deck 12-10-2007, 09:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,990
Posted By maxiswede
Ditto! Oh, how I love new technology at times...

Ditto! Oh, how I love new technology at times https://www.cruiserlog.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/blink.gif
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-10-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,088
Posted By maxiswede
Hi Lotta! Welcome to this board, dear neighbor...

Hi Lotta! Welcome to this board, dear neighbor https://www.cruiserlog.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/rolleyes.gif

I live in Skane, Sweden and my boat is berthed in Falsterbo over...
Forum: Regional Discussions 12-10-2007, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 19,701
Posted By maxiswede
As said before on this thread, crossing the Bay...

As said before on this thread, crossing the Bay of Biscay during the winter is not for us 'pleasure sailors'. Having had a few days to contemplate your question i remembered the following story:
...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-08-2007, 08:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,854
Posted By maxiswede
G'Morning, A tranciever would never be...

G'Morning,

A tranciever would never be considered a 'must have' by me. (go small,go simple old school...) Still very nice 'convenience stuff' to have if wallet and space admits though.

So;...
Forum: Regional Discussions 12-07-2007, 04:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 19,701
Posted By maxiswede
I haven't done that crossing myself, but it's...

I haven't done that crossing myself, but it's highly recommended to do it in the summer, before the end of August IIRC. If you are considering it this time of year, I would definitely recommend...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-07-2007, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,854
Posted By maxiswede
Good Morning, Now I am awake and back at the...

Good Morning,

Now I am awake and back at the computer. Thank you VERY much mmnetatsea for your input. It seems like this chap is asking too much for his rig then.

All in all I get the...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 12-06-2007, 08:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,854
Posted By maxiswede
There's not many used rigs flying around my local...

There's not many used rigs flying around my local market, (Sweden)but I saw an add on this one right now. Comes with an antenna tuner but since I am TOTALLY new to ham/SSB radio I would like to know...
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