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by Aja
Mon Aug 28, 2006 2:20 pm
Forum: Talk to Nick and Kathy
Topic: Blog update
Replies: 13
Views: 5900

Oh that one covered in ivy selling dodgy beer?

Donald
by Aja
Fri Aug 25, 2006 4:24 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Do single-handed sailors...
Replies: 12
Views: 5177

More importantly. If they do. Do they get a reply!

Donald
by Aja
Thu Aug 17, 2006 11:04 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Is this a first?
Replies: 16
Views: 8557

Re: Is this a first?

jim.r wrote:Is TheRealPope the first user id to be anned here?


All depends whether anned is a religious act. Or not.

Donald
by Aja
Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:28 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Music Festivals
Replies: 9
Views: 5948

We always try and make it to tarbert for the festival - though we have been known to peak a bit early!!!

Donald
by Aja
Tue Aug 15, 2006 9:14 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Fairwinds
Replies: 16
Views: 9088

Seems a tad down by the stern, don't you think?

Donald
by Aja
Tue Aug 15, 2006 10:34 am
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Batteries
Replies: 14
Views: 8582

claymore wrote:Call it one up for GREY Power


...and i thought batteries were a good source of green power
Donald
by Aja
Mon Aug 14, 2006 7:55 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Aja's Summer Sojourn
Replies: 10
Views: 6002

Its GREEN. The colour of the sacrificial strip on the genoa is GREY. Compare them yourself....
Donald
by Aja
Thu Aug 10, 2006 3:53 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Aja's Summer Sojourn
Replies: 10
Views: 6002

That'll be us waiting in the queue for the Carbuncle Removal Clinic on Canna!

...and what's in the cup? Mostly sand......

Donald
by Aja
Tue Aug 08, 2006 9:32 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Aja's Summer Sojourn Part II
Replies: 0
Views: 2051

Aja's Summer Sojourn Part II

Ok - so where was I before I was rudely interupted. Incredible the effect that Hotmail has on one so young and innocent......snigger - she'll never read this. Oh yes - our summer cruise. Where had I got to. Ah! Ullapool. Its miles and miles up Loch Broom to Ullapool. Guess what - its the same distan...
by Aja
Tue Aug 08, 2006 9:07 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Batteries
Replies: 14
Views: 8582

Sometimes I get a little carried away and excited....
:cry:
by Aja
Tue Aug 08, 2006 8:35 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Batteries
Replies: 14
Views: 8582

Silly Me

Wasn't concentrating. It's for a boat. I feel kinda stupid now.

Donald
by Aja
Tue Aug 08, 2006 3:17 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Batteries
Replies: 14
Views: 8582

claymore wrote:
I bought a Varta 500ah deep cycle, instant video replay, microwave friendly, machine washable one for £27. :wink:


Did you really get a new battery for that price? Not bothered about the extras... I have crew for that.

If so - source???

Donald
by Aja
Mon Aug 07, 2006 9:53 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Aja's Summer Sojourn
Replies: 10
Views: 6002

Aja's Summer Sojourn

Just back on Sunday after three glorious weeks. We did the CCC Tobermory Race from Rothesay to Ardrishaig - through the dirty ditch and leg two from Croabh (04.50 start) to Tobermory. Unfortunately Claymore as finish boat was no help at all as we had to retire through lack of wind. It was dreich com...
by Aja
Fri Jul 14, 2006 12:30 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Anchor connectors - safe?
Replies: 9
Views: 7568

My back may not be thanking me at the end of three week's worth of 35lb cqr and 10mm chain.....

Powered windlass is on the (long) list.

Donald
by Aja
Thu Jul 13, 2006 9:18 am
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Anchor connectors - safe?
Replies: 9
Views: 7568

I changed the galvanized swivel that was attached when I bought our current boat to a stainless shackle. The jaws on the swivel were showing signs of being pulled open which I wasn't happy with. As for using a stainless shackle as a replacement - what's the problem using stainless? It's only under w...

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