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

Showing results 1 to 25 of 422
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: XCR-700
Forum: Boating 07-08-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,178
Posted By XCR-700
Will do, Thanks for the tip!

Will do, Thanks for the tip!
Forum: Boating 07-08-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,178
Posted By XCR-700
PBM had one (or maybe 2) That they were offering...

PBM had one (or maybe 2) That they were offering great deals on, its well worth a look if your are shopping in that length.

The 24' is almost a clone of our 27' so I cannot imagine any difference...
Forum: Boating 07-08-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,178
Posted By XCR-700
BTY - and just for the record, our Caravelle...

BTY - and just for the record, our Caravelle Interceptor served us well with no noteworthy problems in 10 years.

Our family thoroughly enjoyed that boat and at the time that was the most...
Forum: Boating 07-08-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,178
Posted By XCR-700
Well one thing it tells me is that not everyone...

Well one thing it tells me is that not everyone can afford one.

After literally a lifetime of boating, only last year could I afford it, and only because I got a crazy good deal from Paugas Bay...
Forum: Boating 07-08-2020, 12:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,178
Posted By XCR-700
Well that worked for me ;-) ...

Well that worked for me ;-)
...
Forum: Boating 07-07-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,178
Posted By XCR-700
Moving on,,,

Hopeful that now this is behind you you can get back to some fun on the water.

Wishing better luck in your next boat.

ATB
Forum: Boating 07-07-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,473
Posted By XCR-700
Shhh, not so loud, old guys like me need more...

Shhh, not so loud, old guys like me need more room to maneuver and prefer not to do the weekend bump-n-steer at the sandbar. I like the quiet during the week, but dont need the millennial's catching...
Forum: Boating 07-07-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,473
Posted By XCR-700
WOW, that the busiest I see in a long time. ...

WOW, that the busiest I see in a long time.

Fun to look at from the shore, but too busy for me to want to be out there,,,
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 07-07-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 685
Posted By XCR-700
Congrats and dont look back!

Congrats and dont look back!
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 07-07-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 685
Posted By XCR-700
Those stupid things have caused me so much grief...

Those stupid things have caused me so much grief over the years I had actually considered keeping an extra at home,,,

Lost a motor one year when the module dies half way through winterizing and...
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 07-07-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,655
Posted By XCR-700
WOW, thats a really good price for a complete...

WOW, thats a really good price for a complete head!

I would have expected double or triple that.
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,236
Posted By XCR-700
Thumbs up LOVE it! :cheers:

LOVE it! :cheers:
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,019
Posted By XCR-700
Thumbs up OUTSTANDING Webmaster support

Great example of what a really good Webmaster or moderator should be doing for a popular website.

Kudos for actually reading the forum and for jumping right in and offering a really good...
Forum: Boating 07-07-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
I suspect with my cloth 1963 model diaper, I...

I suspect with my cloth 1963 model diaper, I would have gone right to the bottom if not for that grip.

I look at that boat and think it would make a good dinghy for most of the boats you see on...
Forum: Boating 07-07-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
As best I recall we anchored, but certainly not...

As best I recall we anchored, but certainly not as much as people do today, and we never held on the water group events and parties, so you are 100% correct about that, and maybe thats where we...
Forum: Boating 07-06-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
Not saying I mind it when others play at a modest...

Not saying I mind it when others play at a modest level, but these boats with the towers and monster speakers are just too much for my taste.

I would rather have no radios than 20+ different full...
Forum: Boating 07-06-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
Then I think Winnipesaukee was always the wrong...

Then I think Winnipesaukee was always the wrong place. Other lakes were always much quieter.

My parents went through several lakes in the area before making Winnipesaukee their destination in the...
Forum: Boating 07-06-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
Not true, in the late 60's and early 70's there...

Not true, in the late 60's and early 70's there were plenty of people doing just that.

We had marinas all over the lake with slips for rent and plenty of people launching all over the lake for...
Forum: Boating 07-06-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
Sad state

Hummm,,, is that even a 21st century thing any more,,,

I am shocked at how much more rude some people are these days, and to add to the lack of general manners, the "world revolves around them"...
Forum: Boating 07-06-2020, 09:50 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,231
Posted By XCR-700
Yuck

WOW, that looks horrible to me, can't imagine any way I would spend 2 minutes there.

I can almost here the hundred different radios blaring bad music in competition against each other.

I...
Forum: Boating 06-20-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,791
Posted By XCR-700
I could not agree more. Been boating on...

I could not agree more.

Been boating on Winnipesaukee since 1962

https://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/data/502/medium/First_Glastron.jpg

And I will say that our current boat (Formula...
Forum: Boating 05-09-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,104
Posted By XCR-700
It was like a blizzard this morning, thankfully...

It was like a blizzard this morning, thankfully it didnt stick.

Now we have crazy wind and the temp is soooo much colder than the last few days,,,

YUCK
Forum: Boating 05-09-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,916
Posted By XCR-700
Anchor recommendation

Hi Folks,

Yes searching through the old threads I see lots of discussion on this subject, but the examples and responses are many and I didnt see my situation so thought I would see where we go...
Forum: Boating 02-13-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,997
Posted By XCR-700
Not so sure about the lines needing to be the...

Not so sure about the lines needing to be the length of the boat, with our boat at 27' plus, but I agree, too many do not have long enough lines. Mine are 25' long, but in truth I think 20' would be...
Forum: Boating 02-13-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,997
Posted By XCR-700
Re; Having started boating way before there were...

Re; Having started boating way before there were bow-riders

Same here, dont even think our early glastrons had floors let alone bow seating, well not floors like we have now ;-)

As for having...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 422

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.

This page was generated in 0.08351 seconds