ex commercial broadcaster , but still a ham radio TI2SW. My gradma and my father were born here in Puntarenas... so here I feel at home. I have a Tiger of the Seas Formosa Ketch 45 ft and a little Oday 27 both with new motors
Cocos Island and all the Pacific Coast of CR
Go to Golfito this summer, visit my friend ALvarito at Las Gaviotas Marina and then Isla del Caño.
WELCOME...I LOVE COSTA RICA. THOUGHT OF MOVING THERE. I'M ALSO AN ARTIST...SEE MY ALBUM ON MY PAGE. PLEASE JOIN GROUP AT TOP OF PAGE ...ARTWORKS OF OCEAN AND RELATED.
NOW I REMEMBER YOUR BOAT SHOWN BEFORE.
please join my group for these boats and invite your friends as well into the group! i would love to see pix of your sea tiger- of the repairs you may have done and the beautiful lady she is.
i have opened the group taiwanese ketches again-please request an invite-i wasnt able to send you one to your inbox..thankyou!
thanks. Wonderful you have your collection - must be great fun. Your photos make me want to leap into them. I've only gotten as far south as Belize but I have friends that live on Osa Peninsula... sure would love to get there one day.
omg you goit the goo done!!!! i wanted a sea tiger sooo much---i have a yankee clipper---different model of same as you'
there are mirrors and draqgons and all lkind sof cool thingies built in by the creators of these boats....you have one of the goood ones......handf carved doors, draqgons each side--must be able to see each other---or bad luck----there are mirrors oin the master stateroom wall---bulkhead---built in by builders in taiwan...all of the boats have them....do not take apart your interior unless there is gross rot. is from the building of the boat....beautiful...the more of this stuff ya keep, the more your boat is valued.....go figger......
New to the group, going through the posts, I have come upon this thread. I was considering tinting my windows of my Beneteau 43 with a darker tint, but I really like your idea. So I will copy with…"
"Larry good luck. And remember to use the KISS Method when troubleshooting. Keep It Simple Stupid haha. It’s an old and basic concept that dictates you always do the easiest and obvious stuff first. Then if it doesn’t fix it get more…"
"Sounds like you need to give that windlass some TLC. I used to clean and apply a light coating of grease to all the surfaces in and under the gypsy. It remained smooth over a 10 year period. Five of those years were spent cruising full time on the…"
Doing some maintenance on my B43 Quick Antares windlass this year. After removing the windlass, I knew instantly that I should have been doing this at least ever other year. The windlass was preforming weak and slow with a noise which made me think the motor brushes or a bearing was going out, thus the reason for removing it.What I found upon removal was a tremendous amount of salt and sand on the top part of the gearbox, literally packed in. Upon cleaning everything up, luckily all bearings…See More