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Forum: Dockside Chat
01-22-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By Herring Choker

This is being written on my three-year old...

This is being written on my three-year old MacBook Pro. I've never felt as familiar with it as with Windows (which I use at work). You have been much more fortunate than I with MS. My desktops have...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-22-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By Herring Choker

Very light graphics demand, no games, no movies...

Very light graphics demand, no games, no movies or music. Primarily documents, photos, bill pay, brokerage and the like. I'm looking for a rock solid platform instead of MS (which seems to degrade...
Forum: Dockside Chat
01-22-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By Herring Choker

Linux OS

I've reached he end of my patience with MS's systems. I've used Linux with the notebook that I travel with but its use is limited to e-mail and light browsing of the 'net. I'm looking for opinions of...
12-12-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,375
Posted By Herring Choker

A Category I as a backup to a Category II? I must...

A Category I as a backup to a Category II? I must be missing something because it seems that a Category I alone would solve both concerns.

The standing orders would be to manually deploy the...
12-10-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,008
Posted By Herring Choker

LED Strip Lighting Recommendation Sought

LED strip lights are being offered by a number of companies so I'm looking for boaters who've used these and have some opinions about specific brands - the good, the bad and the ugly so to speak. I'd...
10-22-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 949
Posted By Herring Choker

The difference in effective range, due to...

The difference in effective range, due to differences in antenna height (at least on a small boat), is negligible. As you're in a small boat, you'll want to be careful regards a given antenna's gain...
10-21-2011, 05:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 908
Posted By Herring Choker

Full Service Furuno Dealer Recommendation Sought

I'm looking for a recommendation for a full service Furuno dealer in Rhode Island or in the SE New England area. I am not looking for someone who simply sells the equipment. Furuno's website mentions...
10-21-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 552
Posted By Herring Choker

Pre-Post Luber w/Oil Change Option

Can anyone, with direct experience, recommend a quality pre & post luber that has an oil change option too? It seems nutty to have to pay for separate systems when you have the option of a high...
10-10-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 826
Posted By Herring Choker

Furuno-to-English Dictionary Needed

I'm interested in the NavNet xx2 but am finding the Furuno website a tough go. This is preliminary so I'd rather get some neutral advice here than go to a dealer at this stage.

Apparently the base...
09-15-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,351
Posted By Herring Choker

Webber Cove (Blue Hill) did buy the Peter...

Webber Cove (Blue Hill) did buy the Peter Rackliff (Northport)/Calvin Beal, Jr. (Beals) 30 molds. Kept them for a couple or so years and then sold them to Ken Flowers (Flower's Boat Shop of Walpole)...
11-10-2008, 12:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,094
Posted By Herring Choker

Re: Down East Hulls

http://flickr.com/photos/57453330@N00/255529721
11-09-2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,094
Posted By Herring Choker

RE: Down East Hulls

Downeast and Nova Scotia hulls had deep forefoots (the latter having a nearly plumb stem) years ago. In those days, the available power meant that these were nearly pure displacement hulls and the...
01-13-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,573
Posted By Herring Choker

Re: Best seaworthy fishing Boat for the new" green "(and expensive fuel) age

Speed and economy depend upon a number of variables. Working, downeast-design, semi-displacement hulls with a single inboard have hit speeds of 62 mph (gasoline) and 55 mph (diesel) at sanctioned...
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