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Forum: Boating 08-03-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,730
Posted By Cobalt 25
question about the Mighty Manitou!

I have liked that boat for years!

Curious, though about the draft. You list the draft at less than two feet and that it is powered by twin Crusaders. How do you accomplish such a shallow draft? Do...
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,416
Posted By Cobalt 25
Road riding on a bike in cold weather is really...

Road riding on a bike in cold weather is really no big deal if you have the right clothing. Many riders have heated vests and grips. This particular rider may have had studded tires, too.

I am...
Forum: Boating 09-26-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,220
Posted By Cobalt 25
We were out on that same day. Leaving Wolfboro...

We were out on that same day. Leaving Wolfboro Harbor with Weirs Bay as our destination, we headed south of Barndoor and around past the Bahre Estate. That's where it got really interesting.
...
Forum: General Issues 08-10-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 24,056
Posted By Cobalt 25
Wind generators causing bird deaths and now...

Wind generators causing bird deaths and now fires, too? What next? They cause incontinence? But, seriously, are these "issues" worthy of stopping progress?

Alternative forms of producing energy...
Forum: General Discussion 02-19-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,970
Posted By Cobalt 25
Anybody have any first hand (no pun intended)...

Anybody have any first hand (no pun intended) knowledge of mittens to keep your hands warm? Hand Warmers- chemical pacs that last for 6 or 8 hours are okay, but I'd really like to find mittens for...
Forum: Boating 05-20-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,972
Posted By Cobalt 25
I stopped using Danforths about 15 years ago,...

I stopped using Danforths about 15 years ago, finding that Fortress anchors are far superior. In most anchoring situations their ease of use and holding power are great. Although most of our boating...
Forum: General Discussion 05-06-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,340
Posted By Cobalt 25
lake level?

Lake Champlain is currently experiencing record lake levels with lots of damage yet I don't see any mention made of similar issues on Lake Winnipesaukee. I remember a year when a speed limit was...
Forum: Boating 04-20-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,762
Posted By Cobalt 25
I distinctly remember the result of the rule. For...

I distinctly remember the result of the rule. For years I would either stand or sit on the dock to start slalom skiing. Once the rule came into play that was the end of that. Deep water starts on one...
Forum: Boating 04-06-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,800
Posted By Cobalt 25
outcome?

So what happened? According to the OP, this was supposed to be determined March 31st.



Peter
Forum: General Discussion 03-09-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 38,321
Posted By Cobalt 25
I've been enjoying The Onion for years. They've...

I've been enjoying The Onion for years. They've got some funny stuff on there!

Peter
Forum: General Discussion 03-08-2011, 10:14 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 38,321
Posted By Cobalt 25
High speed busses- fantastic idea! It may be a...

High speed busses- fantastic idea! It may be a tad bit exciting when they swerve from lane to lane at 165 per. And the old ones can be converted for only forty dollars!

Peter
Forum: Boating Issues 03-05-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 39,211
Posted By Cobalt 25
Have you been enjoying a lot of donuts lately? ...

Have you been enjoying a lot of donuts lately? :) :)

Peter
Forum: Boating Issues 03-03-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 39,211
Posted By Cobalt 25
I purchased a new Formula, which remains our...

I purchased a new Formula, which remains our current boat, from Lakeport Landing in 2001, so I'm somewhat familiar with their operation.

While at the Boston Boat Show on Sunday, I spoke with a...
Forum: General Discussion 03-01-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 38,321
Posted By Cobalt 25
It would seem as though few of us will be...

It would seem as though few of us will be changing our minds in the near future concerning this issue.

When I read posts citing localized cold snaps as supporting their belief in the fallacy of...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,798
Posted By Cobalt 25
motorcycles ?

Do they allow motorcycles to race there, too?

Peter
Forum: General Discussion 02-05-2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,605
Posted By Cobalt 25
Although I have absolutely no knowledge about...

Although I have absolutely no knowledge about O'Lyn (or O'Lynn ?) Roofing, it doesn't seem fair to disparage a business without first hand experience with their work. A public forum hardly seems to...
Forum: General Discussion 01-03-2011, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,863
Posted By Cobalt 25
Just curious, Belmont Resident, not trying to be...

Just curious, Belmont Resident, not trying to be argumentative, but is your source of income from the private sector, public service, retirement funds?

I'm just trying to get a sense of why folks...
Forum: Boating 12-23-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 12
gps
Views: 2,218
Posted By Cobalt 25
The information from the above link is helpful,...

The information from the above link is helpful, but the last post was about two and a half years ago and technology has changed a bit since then.

Paper charts are a must. However, the prudent...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2010, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,351
Posted By Cobalt 25
Mighty Mo still around on VHF ?

There used to be a guy on VHF radio that gave weather alerts and other helpful information to boaters. I haven't boated too much on the lake in the past few years, but I was wondering if he was still...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,574
Posted By Cobalt 25
hancoveguy, I'm confused. You say, "If they...

hancoveguy,

I'm confused. You say, "If they cared about the safety of the motoring public they would strengthen the existing OUI laws but they don't, ..." in reference to the state legislature. It...
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,574
Posted By Cobalt 25
There are so many posts here that are just so...

There are so many posts here that are just so nonsensical it's hard to know where to begin.

A life member of the American Motorcycling Association, I've been riding motorcycles since 1965....
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,513
Posted By Cobalt 25
mc endorsement in '68 or so. I've raced dirt...

mc endorsement in '68 or so. I've raced dirt bikes in 10 states, ridden a motorcycle in at least 20 states including California and Hawaii. Road raced at Loudon and Daytona.


Two weeks ago today...
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,229
Posted By Cobalt 25
barge recollections

As for the historical details of the sinking of the barge, I haven't got a clue. What I CAN tell you, though, is that my first exploration of the barge came about 1960 or so. When we first discovered...
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2010, 08:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,970
Posted By Cobalt 25
better info

It will still be worth observing.


http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/01/100129-biggest-full-moon-2010-mars/


Peter
Forum: Boating 07-22-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,356
Posted By Cobalt 25
You're welcome, jayp. Glad to hear the wreck...

You're welcome, jayp.

Glad to hear the wreck is still providing a good time. I wonder how long that birch tree will last. Did you see a lot of fish?

Also glad to hear the train cars are in much...
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