Go Back   Cruiser Log World Cruising & Sailing Forums > Search Forums
Cruiser Wiki Click Here to Login

Join Cruiser Log Today

Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Lexx
Forum: Living Aboard 03-28-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Hey Rob, Pete will be okay, he is sailing with my...

Hey Rob, Pete will be okay, he is sailing with my mate Jeff on Whitehaven II. She is a 45 Roberts Ketch and a reasonable boat and Jeff isn't a bad cook. I have sailed with him in the past and except...
Forum: Living Aboard 03-25-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Jeez Rob, I hope you haven't worn Pete out ......

Jeez Rob, I hope you haven't worn Pete out ... laughs.

Isn't the cruising lifestyle grand, lots of nice people always willing to lend a hand. Over the years I have found that yachties are just a...
Forum: Living Aboard 03-18-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Are you getting excited yet Pete ??? We are...

Are you getting excited yet Pete ???

We are still hard at work getting a list of jobs done and will be ready to sail on time no worries ...

Hey Rob I love reading about your accomplishments,...
Forum: Living Aboard 03-02-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
My what a handsome sailor ... laughs ...

My what a handsome sailor ... laughs ...
Forum: Living Aboard 03-01-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Yeah I know Rob, I got a little job or two op the...

Yeah I know Rob, I got a little job or two op the mast for Pete to do in the back of my mind ... need a wind vane installed and the fore deck log and steaming light doesn't seem to be working ... ...
Forum: Living Aboard 02-11-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Happy belated birthday for yesterday Rob ... you...

Happy belated birthday for yesterday Rob ... you are only just over a year behind me, and yes I can understand how you spent yours having done similar myself.

Have a great week playing with your...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-31-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
hey Rob we were all total noobs at some point...

hey Rob we were all total noobs at some point but some of us forget that. I love seeing your enthusiasm and tis great to see what you are achieving. Any advice from me is only intended to make you...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-31-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Gasp ... you didn't know you had a boom furled by...

Gasp ... you didn't know you had a boom furled by looking at it???

"""The backstay is under very little load until your underway."""

Be careful about relocating the back stays as they have a...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-30-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Good for you ...so did he offer to pump her out???

Good for you ...so did he offer to pump her out???
Forum: Living Aboard 01-29-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
When I need filler I use Plasti Bond, use it like...

When I need filler I use Plasti Bond, use it like bog, its a two part ... hardens in a few minutes and dries tougher than anything except for epoxy. Waterproof as well and available at most hardware...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-22-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Good one Rob ... its too late to think about...

Good one Rob ... its too late to think about getting back on board once you are in the water ... I have a home made rope ladder with steps always attached to the rail so I can grab the rope and pull...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-20-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Rob, you coulda used different ones as long as...

Rob, you coulda used different ones as long as they are similar they will work just as well ...

Lex
Forum: Living Aboard 01-17-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Hi Rob, Lazy Jacks sure make flaking a main...

Hi Rob,

Lazy Jacks sure make flaking a main sail along the boom easier. Reminds me I got to replace mine before my next trip.

Yep still in Port Douglas but might not be when you get here cause...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-17-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
Hiya Rob ... I think you will find once you get...

Hiya Rob ... I think you will find once you get further down the track that the mainsheet halyard has its job just as the topping lift has its job.

Makes it way easier to flake the main on your...
Forum: Living Aboard 01-17-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
The spare pulley may be for a topping lift to...

The spare pulley may be for a topping lift to keep the boom raised when the sail is down ....

Lexx
Forum: Living Aboard 12-20-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 39,022
Posted By Lexx
@ Haiqu ... if you are going to have someone...

@ Haiqu ... if you are going to have someone climb your mast I suggest buying a coil of light rope and running a length through each block or pulley at the top of the mast the securing it at the...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16

 
Forum Jump

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

RV & Travel Trailer Communities

Our RV & Travel Trailer sites encompasses virtually all types of Recreational Vehicles, from brand-specific to general RV communities.

» More about our RV Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


All times are GMT. The time now is 12:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0
×