Go Back   Winnipesaukee Forum > Search Forums
Home Forums Gallery Blogs YouTube Channel Classifieds Calendar Register FAQDonate Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.20 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ApS
Forum: General Discussion Today, 03:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,939
Posted By ApS
Arrow Operate Sleds at a Prudent Distance...

A heavy mooring block, warmed by the sun, would slowly sink through the ice. Freshly skidded to its permitted location, it would initially present a nasty, but shrinking, hazard--starting at about...
Forum: Winni Wildlife Yesterday, 04:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,529
Posted By ApS
Arrow Hide Inside, Not Under...

There's this video where a very large Black Bear ambles up to a hunter's tree stand. :eek: He was halfway up the ladder when the hunter said, "What'cha doin'?" The bear "thought" for several long...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance Yesterday, 04:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,501
Posted By ApS
Cool CCA (Chromium-Copper-Arsenate) Keeps the Seas from Rising...

Correct: With the benefits of a CCA dock, there's no need to. ;).

The EPA may have erred. :(

A Florida neighbor has a 125-foot dock to keep his 50-foot Kevlar powerboat. (With four hard points...
Forum: Boating 09-23-2022, 05:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,027
Posted By ApS
Smile I'd Ski Again...

We (and our neighbors) had 14' boats. In the days of the required "ski-belts" we pulled skiers behind either one, depending on who had the most gasoline! But in Winter Harbor, it was only a mile trip...
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2022, 09:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,939
Posted By ApS
Wink Float-Chasing Gets Old...

It's the weight suggested by a local float lessor.

Based on the number of rented floats drifting past here in strong winds, he should have the correct point of view as to weight. ;)
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-22-2022, 08:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,501
Posted By ApS
Question Does the Repeated Rebuilding of "Green" Docks Improve the Environment?

It was the EPA that phased out (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chromated_copper_arsenate) CCA (chromated copper arsenate), beginning in 2004.

Except for turning a river orange...
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2022, 04:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,308
Posted By ApS
Arrow Confusion Reigns...

Is NHDES saying such concentrations of gloeotrichia are of little concern? Is it just another--but harmless--algae? :confused:

Concentrations such as that pictured above occasionally drift by my...
Forum: Winni Wildlife 09-21-2022, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,529
Posted By ApS
Arrow Forest Road Leads to Wolfeboro Neck...

They have a reputation as "not aggressive", but take that up with New Hampshire resident Apryl Rogers, and her life-threatening injuries:


Surely their numbers are up in recent years, especially...
Forum: Boating 09-21-2022, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 689
Posted By ApS
Smile Sunfish Races?

I saw about five Sunfish moored over there a few years ago, but didn't know of your races. Squam Lake has a huge number.


More importantly, it looked like a lot of fun! :) With better bailing...
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2022, 11:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,939
Posted By ApS
Question Mooring Help Needed...

A friend needs a 2250# mooring block taken off his truck and transported to about 60 feet offshore off Wolfeboro Neck.

Firms he's successfully contacted when in Wolfeboro, are not answering their...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-20-2022, 11:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,501
Posted By ApS
Arrow Arsenic Saves Trees...

I wonder how many trees I've spared by not going "green"? :confused:

Arsenic is found naturally: Twenty percent of New Hampshire's wells exceed by half-again a dangerous level of Arsenic.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-20-2022, 09:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,284
Posted By ApS
Thumbs up Inexpensive Electric Heat...

If you don't have propane, a radiant (infrared/IR) heater may fill the bill.

I was delighted to see a 300 watt IR heater (low-powered) is available at Amazon. I'm currently using a 1800 watt...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-20-2022, 04:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,501
Posted By ApS
Smile Ask Me about Piling Docks...

Our PT Southern Pine dock is about 48 years old, with no planks replaced. (Only two flipped in its history). Construction on a neighbor's dock tells me it's the same contractor, and it looks somewhat...
Forum: Winni Wildlife 09-18-2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,529
Posted By ApS
Black Bear--Named "Baby"

Shortly after turning down Forest Road, a large black shape emerged from some bushes and lumbered directly in front of my car. (This was not far from hand-lettered signs that read, " Slow...
Forum: Boating 09-17-2022, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 689
Posted By ApS
Question Sunfish Sailboat: Carry More than It's Rated 2 Aboard?

Title seems long enough. ;)

Factory rates the Sunfish capacity at 2--total. :rolleye2:

New video (from Michigan) sent by a friend:

https://youtu.be/qfiMW3dOsac
Forum: Site Support Forum 09-16-2022, 06:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By ApS
Question Had Trouble with "Search"?

I've just looked through two pages of previous queries as to "Search". Nobody's mentioned it.

Search used to disappear when i clicked on it. Now, I can make it work by a "cut-and-paste" of my...
Forum: Site Support Forum 09-16-2022, 05:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,619
Posted By ApS
Un-Corrected...

Your Android experience made me check again, and "unthanking" didn't work. :rolleye2:
Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2022, 05:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,441
Posted By ApS
Arrow Commercial-Grade Electric...

Yes, I own two Greenworks leaf-blowers.

I meant commercial leaf-blowers.

Y'know, to replace those used by yard maintenance crews, who obliterate the lake's natural sounds two days before the...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-15-2022, 04:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,339
Posted By ApS
Arrow Guests Like Our Infrared Heat...

The infrared heater is not designed to heat one's home. It's designed to efficiently heat one or more individuals. (And any local errant objects that can retain IR heat).

You leave the comfort of...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2022, 05:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,038
Posted By ApS
Arrow New-to-Me: One Especially Bright Light and 109 Noise...

Cars from the 60's and 70's (pre-emissions) have rocketed in value: Some are converted to electric power, others for avoiding dealerships, impregnability to EMP, savings in insurance, or simply to...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2022, 04:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,990
Posted By ApS
Unhappy Separation Anxiety, It's Called...

I've heard it explained that a dog thinks its owner has gone away forever. That would explain the greeting that one gets when returning home. ;)

Ever notice a dog's anxiety when the owner...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2022, 04:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,441
Posted By ApS
Question Why Would They Even Be Necessary on a Healthy Lake?

When will we see leaf-blowers powered by electricity?

:look:
Forum: Boating 09-13-2022, 10:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,829
Posted By ApS
Thumbs up Pontoons for the Thumbs Up...

Consumer Reports magazine once printed "Don't buy your new car based on one summer's journey to Alaska for off-roading". Their inference was to buy your new car for more pedestrian uses, and rent...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-13-2022, 04:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,698
Posted By ApS
Arrow Sacrificial Anode Check...

Checking the sacrificial anode is easy, and (depending) should be done every three years. (According to the website below). On standard water heaters the anode can be checked by unscrewing it from...
Forum: Boating 09-12-2022, 02:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,829
Posted By ApS
Question PFDs and Fuel Tanks

"All the rest" needs to include life preservers (PFDs), which can be bulky. Twelve passengers wearing their PFDs during unforeseen cloudbursts is another consideration for adequate space on board.
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.

This page was generated in 0.16868 seconds