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"Bill, thats' just crazy and I'm sure it was truely blind faith out there. Visibility…"

Mike Brown replied Aug 4, 2011 to Sea anchor or engine?

18 Nov 7, 2011
Reply by Stephen Phillips

"For a 30 min summer storm, I'd have used the engine. Must have been an exciting half…"

Mike Brown replied Aug 2, 2011 to Sea anchor or engine?

18 Nov 7, 2011
Reply by Stephen Phillips

"Ask your dealer, they shoud be able to arrange a factory tour for you."

Mike Brown replied Mar 10, 2011 to US Beneteau factory visit

2 Mar 10, 2011
Reply by Mike Brown

"Gary, yes Worton is a very nice place. Fantastic sunsets too. I see a little smoke c…"

Mike Brown replied May 5, 2009 to Those memorable moments on board

30 May 14, 2009
Reply by zeehag

"A few years ago we were out of Atlantic City, NJ. The only place to sail was the oce…"

Mike Brown replied May 1, 2009 to Those memorable moments on board

30 May 14, 2009
Reply by zeehag

"One weekend last year we dropped the hook at Worton Creek on the Chesapeake. Just th…"

Mike Brown replied May 1, 2009 to Those memorable moments on board

30 May 14, 2009
Reply by zeehag

"You had to believe the SEALs would be involved in all of this if it came down to mil…"

Mike Brown replied Apr 12, 2009 to Somali Pirates

31 Apr 18, 2009
Reply by CommodoreSwab

"We were already thinking along the lines of a name that included the moon, Bella Lun…"

Mike Brown replied Apr 6, 2009 to How did you name your boat?

160 Oct 28, 2011
Reply by Jim Ashworth

"It's screened funnel that you place in the fuel intake thru hull. Just stick the hos…"

Mike Brown replied Apr 2, 2009 to FUEL ADDITIVES...WHICH IS BEST

18 May 23, 2009
Reply by Nathaniel Poole

"Sorry missed your other reply. $2200 is a lot better than and entire engine. Hopeful…"

Mike Brown replied Apr 2, 2009 to FUEL ADDITIVES...WHICH IS BEST

18 May 23, 2009
Reply by Nathaniel Poole

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Henri left a comment for Ron Manicom
"Ron, Henri from Vydec here. call me 703-314-6304. Hope all is well with you. Henri."
Oct 22
Henri left a comment for Ron Manicom
"Ron, Henri from Vydec, remember ? call me 703-314-6304. Hope all is well. Henri."
Oct 22
Mike Brown commented on CAN DRAC's group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Robert glad to hear you go the problem solved. mike"
Oct 11
Robert & Sandy commented on CAN DRAC's group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Thanks for all your comments my friends at Seaknots. The halyard has been rerun without passing through the small stainless steel eye, as seen easily in the pic provided by Chris on 17th August. All furling now takes place without any undue effort,…"
Oct 11
Mike Brown replied to Jochen Vetterlein's discussion O43: Good tracking on starboard side - poor on port side in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Well at least you’ve narrowed it down to the Genoa. I doubt here’s any issue with the hull or running gear. Nor do I think the slight list you have will have an impact either as many boats have the same based on how full the water and or…"
Oct 9
Jochen Vetterlein replied to Jochen Vetterlein's discussion O43: Good tracking on starboard side - poor on port side in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"In the meanwhile, I performed some sailing tests trying to be as impartial as possible. I was sailing close hauled on the starboard and port side. I used the autopilot steering the boat at 37 degrees to the apparent wind. Apparent wind was 12 to 19…"
Oct 9
James Taylor replied to Jochen Vetterlein's discussion O43: Good tracking on starboard side - poor on port side in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Sounds like your rigging may be in need of tuning????? (Owned B43#19 for 10 years), Sailed from Mass to Tampa to Bahamas with it, great boat, no major issues at all. Boat has flat bottom basically so no need to put rails in water. I found it a very…"
Oct 9
Mike Brown replied to Jochen Vetterlein's discussion O43: Good tracking on starboard side - poor on port side in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"I’d also do a test using only the main. The more testing you do the more likely you’ll find the problem. I’d also check to see how much the leeward shrouds sag during all the tests. Let us know what you find. Good luck Mike"
Sep 27
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