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Forum: General Issues 06-19-2019, 06:46 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,909
Posted By BroadHopper
Different perspective.

Grew up on the shores of Lake Winni and I have to agree that after the 70's, NH has been going downhill because of foreign influence. After college (1976) I made a career move to Southern NH and...
Forum: General Discussion 06-19-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 826
Posted By BroadHopper
I have to agree with Descant. I grew up on The...

I have to agree with Descant. I grew up on The Broads and skied wakes whenever I get a chance. Doris E is the 'General' although I believe the 'King' was the old Uncle Sam. The 'Great Escape' was...
Forum: Boating 06-12-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,187
Posted By BroadHopper
Irwin Marine

has a fairly large stock of aluminum and SS props. They aren't priced too bad but you do pay for the convenience!

Almost all marinas have used and consigned props. Call around! You may be able to...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 06-04-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,164
Posted By BroadHopper
1810 House, Wolfeboro

Check this out!


Nice little B&B on a vineyard! The owner is a wonderful German woman!
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 06-04-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,217
Posted By BroadHopper
Insurance Racket

Insurance companies take into account, nearest fire hydrant, volunteer or manned fire stations, water liability, seasonal, rental, etc. A big factor is history of claims to insurance companies in...
Forum: Boating 06-04-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,082
Posted By BroadHopper
Fairly Common

I don't know how many times I have seen runaway crafts on Lake Winni. It's not as rare as you think. Sometimes the boat is going slow enough for someone to stop the boat. At times, they just run out...
Forum: General Discussion 05-28-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,695
Posted By BroadHopper
Verizon Service

I noticed Verizon service dropped considerably since the 4G roll out. I was told to get a new sim card at the company store (Concord Ft Eddy Rd). It's free!
It is an improvement. I also notice the...
Forum: Boating 05-26-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,409
Posted By BroadHopper
I will see you Tuesday

when the Memorial Day Mayhem is over!
Forum: Boating 05-23-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,213
Posted By BroadHopper

There are two types of adjustable trims. drive trims and transom trims. All boats except inboards have drive trims. Performance boats and some inboards have transom trims.

Drive trims are used to...
Forum: Boating 05-15-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By BroadHopper

Not exactly 'rocket science', common sense goes a long way!
Plenty of websites for tips and tricks, my fav is 'Detailed Image'.
3M has some excellent articles/videos on boat detailing. That would...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,293
Posted By BroadHopper
Friday Night

Not the crowd I was expecting. Perhaps dampened by the weather. Michael Vincent Band was the highlight of the night! A must see for the blues enthusiast.

They was a lot of howling ear piercing...
Forum: Boating 05-09-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,326
Posted By BroadHopper
Boats and launch ramps

Use to trailer the boat to a lot of lakes in New England. It was fun!
I think the Glendale ramp is the most 'civilized', while others were a **** show!

I'm retired now and moved to the Lakes...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 05-08-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,589
Posted By BroadHopper
The Mug

Been my fav since 1971! Use to be the watering hole for Belknap College! Later Joe Droukas bought it and put the place on the map!

Now I alternate between Frog Rock and The Mug. Mug by car, Frog...
Forum: Boating 05-08-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,326
Posted By BroadHopper
It is! 'pesaukee during the week, 'squam on...

It is! 'pesaukee during the week, 'squam on weekends! Avoid the boneheads!
Forum: Boating 05-08-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,326
Posted By BroadHopper
Association mooring accessed via association...

Association mooring accessed via association waterfront on Winnisquam!
Rent a slip at a marina on Winnipesaukee!
The best of both Winni!

Some slips are rented, some are SOA (Slip Owners...
Forum: Boating 05-07-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,515
Posted By BroadHopper

LLM is open. Just walk in and tell them you need gas. I will stop by today and check price. Also to see if my slip is still under water. Boat is in!
Forum: General Discussion 04-19-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,359
Posted By BroadHopper
Cable providers

Atlantic Broadband has a website that allows you to watch your prescribed channels on your laptop, desktop ,tablet. Comcast has a similar website as well as a phone app. I 'stream' the content from...
Forum: Boating 04-18-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,203
Posted By BroadHopper
'Tower of Power'

Reminds me of the Mercury straight 6 back in the days. It was a formidable engine during the 60 mph marathon races. I believe Goodhue had a Hydrodyne with 2 of them attached! 'It takes Two to do it'....
Forum: General Discussion 04-18-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,359
Posted By BroadHopper
Windows 10

The OS has the software to stream through your LAN media content to another device that has streaming software. I use it daily to my Vizio TV that has a streaming app as well as the Roku stick on...
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2019, 06:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 723
Posted By BroadHopper
Belmont, Laconia, Gilford area

I did a price comparrision between AB, Comcast and Spectrum after the teaser deals. (Standard rates in Belmont. Comcast in Rochester)
Atlantic Broadband Comcast Spectrum
Basic TV ...
Forum: Automotive 04-12-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,039
Posted By BroadHopper
Chevy Traverse

Rented a Traverse once for a trip to CT. Absolutely the worst handling SUV I have ever driven! Only 2K miles! My partner says the same thing!

Complained to the rental agent in CT. He says he got...
Forum: Automotive 04-09-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,039
Posted By BroadHopper
OEM tires.

OEM tires are not the same tires sold at tire merchants. 30,000 is the norm. Got to please the bean counters!
I had the same predicament with a new Toyota, Jeep and Mazda6. All lasted 30,000....
Forum: History 04-08-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 19,045
Posted By BroadHopper
Mail began to be carried on the Lake in the late...

Mail began to be carried on the Lake in the late 1800’s, but the first official date was 1892 when Rural Free Delivery Route #7 was set up under contract to Dr. George Saltmarsh with the vessel...
Forum: General Discussion 04-06-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,883
Posted By BroadHopper
Paper Mills are back!


Perhaps the North Country has life after all!
Forum: Automotive 04-01-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 807
Posted By BroadHopper
Great brakes!

German Motorsport for my Euro cars.

Neil's Laconia Garage for others (Toyota, Jeep) 524.7564
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