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Forum: Boating 05-24-2022, 11:56 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 14,130
Posted By Excalibur
Brand spanking new no wake zone out of glendale

OMG, I cant believe the signage at this NEW NO WAKE Zone !!

Shame on the Marine Patrol !!!

You need binoculars at 50 feet to read the NO Wake on a look a like lighted buoy like marker.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 03-22-2022, 01:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,382
Posted By Excalibur
Interesting Fire Protection System

Having a house on an island off the grid, I like to read the magazine Cabin Life.

One way a backwoods cabin owner set up to help save a cabin from a forest fire.
1. You need a close by Pond or...
Forum: Boating 08-15-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 228,932
Posted By Excalibur
Talking PowerCat

The family's back then knew how to enjoy the lake and I couldn't believe my family rode around the lake in such a small boat.

They had a great boat for its day and won a few long distance...
Forum: Winni Pets 10-29-2010, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,211
Posted By Excalibur
yeah the crappy insurance companys

whats with insurance company's, you can not even have a dog with some policy's. I wish I could have a business that had a model with no chance of losing.
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,469
Posted By Excalibur
Perhaps he mentioned this because the test where...

Perhaps he mentioned this because the test where done from the source itself, not from the homes faucet with there may be multiple filtration and water purification systems in place. It is sad to...
Forum: Boating 10-08-2010, 11:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,123
Posted By Excalibur
Only on Weekend Days otherwise on call

I called into the marine patrol one night the phone forwarded automatically to the NH State Police last season in the fall. I think there on call for the rest of the season, maybe a few patrols out...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 10-04-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 14,880
Posted By Excalibur
First Time there

Checked out the William Tell this weekend for the first time. What a great place, the service was friendly and the atmosphere was enjoyable. The meal was top notch and looking forward to the next...
Forum: Boating 09-29-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,450
Posted By Excalibur
The red buoy off breezy island

There is a red buoy closer then usual to Breezy Island. A lot of people confuse this buoy with the passage channel between Breezy and Camp Island. The red buoy should be further South to avoid the...
Forum: Boating 09-29-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 131,171
Posted By Excalibur
Community Sailing

While in college I was a member of community boating in Boston on the Charles river and I think this is great opportunity for the public to have a greater access to the lake then to just sit on the...
Forum: Boating Issues 09-01-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 31,940
Posted By Excalibur
We need more improvement

I have observed many people are still unaware of the things around them, or do not care.

Maybe its because in a automobile the danger zone is mostly straight ahead, while in a boat people don't...
Forum: Boating 08-09-2010, 11:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,630
Posted By Excalibur

I have to put my 2 cents for Kawasaki STX, great machine dependable proven motor on there Ninja bike and 4 yrs no issues except for a mouse invasion.

On another note, I had my Amica home owners...
Forum: Boating 08-06-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 56,068
Posted By Excalibur
My guess

I am sure during the week they checked out the lake front properties of a particular area and then they needed to address the owners when they where available. A in person visit is much more costly...
Forum: Boating 07-30-2010, 11:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,912
Posted By Excalibur
Actually in the specs, 11 people can be handled...

Actually in the specs, 11 people can be handled with gear

"This wake-board boat accommodates 11 people and 11 people’s stuff with LED lit, finished and carpeted storage centers. Rear locking...
Forum: Boating 07-28-2010, 11:52 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 37,384
Posted By Excalibur
save some money

The safety flag is cool idea, I had one on my bike as a child. With my kayak being the Hobie type where you typically use pedal power, the colorful paddle may not quite work.

But lets take a FLL...
Forum: Boating 07-26-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 21,633
Posted By Excalibur
A lot of light pollution around the lake

When boating this past Saturday night, heading into the Meridith town docks, it was very difficult to see a lonely slow moving white stern light on a boat. I found the best approach was to keep to...
Forum: Boating Issues 07-22-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 74,520
Posted By Excalibur
Wink Maybe on nice sunny weekends the marine patrol...

Maybe on nice sunny weekends the marine patrol should anchor a few of there craft empty in some of the bonehead zones as a deterrent

I know a lot of local towns park empty police cruisers on...
Forum: Boating 07-16-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 14,341
Posted By Excalibur
in the DARK Boats

Last season I was looking for a marker with my Q Beam spot light and noticed a blurr in the distance. I pointed the spot light in that direction and it was a speedboat moving at a good clip without...
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 06-22-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 32,025
Posted By Excalibur
My machine is a 2004 Kawasaki that I bought at HK...

My machine is a 2004 Kawasaki that I bought at HK brand new. It looked brand new after six years until this happened. This was the first season I had a problem, I guess pretty lucky. I am going to...
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 06-21-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 32,025
Posted By Excalibur
I put a heavy duty, folded over tarp on top of...

I put a heavy duty, folded over tarp on top of the jet ski cover that came with the craft. I found a hole in the jet ski cover by one of the rear view mirrors.

I picked up a nice rigid wet dry...
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 06-14-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 32,025
Posted By Excalibur
Boat Storage and Dealing with rodents..

Ok, the winter tarp comes off and low and behold a few families of field mice have been using the boat as a winter condo..

I have tried mothballs and they seem to work fairly well but not...
Forum: Boating Issues 06-14-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 75,295
Posted By Excalibur
Maybe its the greatest generation spoiled brats.

Maybe its the greatest generation spoiled brats or even worse there kids kids.. :laugh:
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2010, 11:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,547
Posted By Excalibur
They actually check every so often, but it is...

They actually check every so often, but it is basically an honor system. You can also for a mere $25 donation get a sticker for your car to be exempt from the fee. For a extra $5 another family...
Forum: Boating Issues 06-03-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 123,430
Posted By Excalibur
I put a portable GPS in my boat for a weekend and...

I put a portable GPS in my boat for a weekend and wrote down the tachometer revolutions for particular speeds.
My pitot tube kicks up over 60 on Lake Winnisquam.. :rolleye2:
Forum: Boating 06-03-2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,011
Posted By Excalibur
Well lets put it in prospective.. a go fast boat...

Well lets put it in prospective.. a go fast boat owner is not going to do it they are like pull me over red on the highway, but maybe a guy with a little boat with about 10 HP that gets to the lake 2...
Forum: Boating 06-02-2010, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,011
Posted By Excalibur

Well they cost a lot more then last year, they must be made of gold now. I wouldn't blame a poor chap for trying. :eek:
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