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by Aja
Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Yacht Juma
Replies: 6
Views: 210

Re: Yacht Juma

exploded in Tarbert, Loch Fyne in 1939. She was owned by my late Brother in Law's Grandfather and I'm trying to gather information about the yacht and the incident which proved to be her demise. Any of you researchers out there point me in any direction? thanks She may be listed in Lloyds Register ...
by Aja
Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Around the Scottish Coast
Topic: I never realised
Replies: 37
Views: 1082

Re: I never realised

So that's the 'wee health bugbear' sorted then is it? Good news.

Enjoy yourself with the family and we'll see you in August.

Donald
by Aja
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Around the Scottish Coast
Topic: I never realised
Replies: 37
Views: 1082

Re: I never realised

cpedw wrote:
Aja wrote:Is your mobile still the same ending 105?Donald
Another piece of the jigsaw clicks inconspicuously into place :twisted:

Hope your well prepared for the final picture. It ain't pretty.

Donald
by Aja
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Around the Scottish Coast
Topic: I never realised
Replies: 37
Views: 1082

Re: I never realised

That would be good Donald I'm out of the game for a few weeks at present but mid August will see me free of family commitments and a wee health bugbear currently holding me back Sounds like a plan. Jim and Mandy are up for a meet too. Will be in touch. Is your mobile still the same ending 105? Donald
by Aja
Sat Apr 06, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Around the Scottish Coast
Topic: I never realised
Replies: 37
Views: 1082

Re: I never realised

claymore wrote:Completely Lost Missing Aja :lol:



Claymore, let's meet again!
by Aja
Fri Apr 05, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Cleit cardinal and Claymore's Rock
Replies: 16
Views: 756

Re: Cleit cardinal and Claymore's Rock

Have you not looked at the sailing directions? There are rocks all over. I have naturally assumed the old buffer had clipped the Cleit. You live and learn. I usually aim for the Cleit..... Donald Ok - despite the 'old buffer remark which is ironic bearing in mind we are close enough in age to be tw...
by Aja
Fri Apr 05, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: LED Flares
Replies: 13
Views: 412

Re: LED Flares

501's?

Donald
by Aja
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Cleit cardinal and Claymore's Rock
Replies: 16
Views: 756

Re: Cleit cardinal and Claymore's Rock

aquaplane wrote:
Aja wrote:There's another rock?

Donald

Have you not looked at the sailing directions? There are rocks all over.


I have naturally assumed the old buffer had clipped the Cleit. You live and learn.

I usually aim for the Cleit.....

Donald
by Aja
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Around the Scottish Coast
Topic: I never realised
Replies: 37
Views: 1082

Re: I never realised

cpedw wrote:
Aja wrote:Ok. For the slow witted around here what is CLMA?

Donald
Clinical Laboratory Management Association? Or Craignish Lagoon Mooring Association.

Doh! Don't tell me it's that Claymore being funny, is it?

Donald
by Aja
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: LED Flares
Replies: 13
Views: 412

LED Flares

Marine Superstore have an offer on for an ODEO led flare for £80 free delivery. https://www.marinesuperstore.com/signalling/flares/odeo-led-flare?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Safety&utm_content=Safety+CID_c25a6ac83765db7b3db95cbec4e05359&utm_source=Mailshot What does the panel think abo...
by Aja
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Identify my windlass.
Replies: 1
Views: 188

Re: Identify my windlass.

From your introduction I'm guessing you're from the southern parts of the Empire.

Tried here?

https://www.muir.com.au/shop-2

Donald
by Aja
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Cleit cardinal and Claymore's Rock
Replies: 16
Views: 756

Re: Cleit cardinal and Claymore's Rock

There's another rock?

Donald
by Aja
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Around the Scottish Coast
Topic: I never realised
Replies: 37
Views: 1082

Re: I never realised

Ok. For the slow witted around here what is CLMA?

Donald
by Aja
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Avy-J - the story so far.
Replies: 10
Views: 1095

Re: Avy-J - the story so far.

Just out of interest, do you need a special insurance policy to let the boat out as an airbnb?

Donald
by Aja
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Jerryca sh
Replies: 8
Views: 830

Re: Jerryca sh

Whether two up or solo you are going to need an auto helm or self steering gear. I don't know your previous history but have talked to previous entrants who's autohelm (brand new and fitted in Falmouth by Raymarine) was totally hopeless. Engineer in Azores tried to fix for return journey but failed....

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