SeaKnots

Steve Knight
  • Male
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Steve Knight's Friends

  • Nia
  • Jennifer
  • Dani Carson
  • John Lumsden
  • Kate O Donovan
  • Solo Voyager
  • Derek McCrea
  • Dan Dow
  • Becky Gilmore
  • Terri
  • zeehag
  • Sandyjole
  • carole lowry
  • LOLA
  • Banana Wind

Gifts Received (1)

 

I'd be a lot better at time management if I could just find a slower clock.

Profile Information

Profile Type:
Sailor
Homeport:
San Francisco

' />

I own and sail an Islander 37 sloop named Wandering Star. I have lived aboard her for twelve years primarily around the San Francisco bay. Her skiff is an Avon 10.2 RIB for getting to and from the beach. Other cool gear includes my Monitor wind vane and solar panels. The solar panels keep up with the electrical consumption. Cabin warmth is by Dickenson diesel heater, ships’ power a Perkins 4-107 diesel engine. Ground tackle includes a CQR plow, a Bruce, and a Danforth anchor. A Simpson-Lawrence 555 Sea Tiger windlass makes short work of anchoring chores. Sail inventory includes 3 jibs, two reef points in the main, and a spinny.

Steve Knight's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Steve Knight's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Steve Knight's Blog

Free book resources for marine weather and storm tactics

Posted on April 26, 2014 at 5:39pm 0 Comments

For anyone wanting reference books on understanding marine weather and storm tactics at sea Steve Dashew has generously made his two volumes on these two subjects available in PDF format, for free to all mariners. The books, Mariner's Weather Handbook,and Surviving The Storm can be downloaded at the following link. Scroll to the bottom of the written article to the book icons and the download links to obtain these valuable references. Thanks, Steve!…

Continue

A Voyage To Greenland In “Polaris”, Part 1 and Part 2 (Slideshow)

Posted on December 3, 2010 at 10:44pm 1 Comment

A Voyage To Greenland In “Polaris”, Part 1

http://www.morganscloud.com/2010/11/08/voyage-to-greenland-in-polaris-part-1/

A Voyage To Greenland In “Polaris”, Part 2…

Continue

Teens adrift at sea almost lost hope:

Posted on November 27, 2010 at 8:55pm 1 Comment

By PITA LIGAIULA, Associated Press Pita Ligaiula, Associated Press – Sat Nov 27, 1:11 pm ET

SUVA, Fiji – For more than 50 days, the three boys slurped rainwater that puddled in the bottom of their tiny boat, gobbled flying fish that leaped aboard and prayed for salvation.

Etueni Nasau and his two cousins almost gave up hope they would survive as they bobbed in their aluminum dinghy across the South Pacific for more than seven weeks, before a fishing trawler…

Continue

Doctors sound TSA germ alert

Posted on November 26, 2010 at 6:04pm 0 Comments

Doctors sound TSA germ alert

Dangers include syphilis, lice, viruses, ringworm



Posted: November 24, 2010

9:09 pm Eastern



By Bob Unruh

© 2010 WorldNetDaily





Syphilis, lice, gonorrhea, ringworm, chlamydia, staph, strep, noro and papilloma viruses all are part of the possible fringe benefits when airline passengers next go through a full hands-on pat-down by agents of the federal government's Transportation Security Administration, according to… Continue

Comment Wall (46 comments)

You need to be a member of SeaKnots to add comments!

Join SeaKnots

At 1:43am on November 23, 2018, ___/)ances With Sails said…

Happy Twerky Day Capt.!

https://youtu.be/kuSts_tgmEc

I MEAN Turkey Day!!

https://youtu.be/SCVC7hlwuJg

At 3:22am on August 2, 2017, ___/)ances With Sails said…

Ahoy ole salt, Tell me again why ye left the airways for the fairways?  Well, a few touch n go at th coffee shop should keep ye up to snuff.  see ye around, capt.

At 11:07pm on June 6, 2016, Solo Voyager said…

Hawaya Steve, ru still around?

At 7:55pm on December 15, 2015, LOLA said…

Hey Steve.  I have not been on lately, but think I will visit again.  Hope you are well. Merry Christmas and happy New Year

At 4:02pm on January 19, 2015, Terri said…

Hi, don't think i ever saw it? Don't use Messenger.. might have years ago? U know me and computers !! Happy New Year to you ! Terri

At 4:26pm on January 11, 2015, Terri said…

Hi Steve !   Found my old password for here... checking in.. Hellooooo..and Happy New Year !

At 5:56pm on March 21, 2014, Terri said…

Hey you!  :)

At 6:40pm on May 25, 2013, LOLA said…

Thanks Steve

At 10:57pm on January 15, 2013, ___/)ances With Sails said…

what are ye gonna change yer password to?

may i suggest one?

try this one: ••••••••

At 5:52pm on January 15, 2013, CAN DRAC said…

We are not able to reset passwords for users but you should be able to do it yourself by clicking on  "Forgot your password?" below the Sign In button and following instructions. Please, let us know if you run into any trouble when you do!

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Mike Brown replied to Wayne's discussion Farewell all in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"CAEA5280-4642-4EB0-A37A-056724ADE37C.mov"
Wednesday
Mike Brown replied to Wayne's discussion Farewell all in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Wayne, yes I'm still out here. She's looking good and you'll love her. The 38.1 is a perfect size for 2 people with occasional guest (s). Plus she's a sweet sailing boat. I'll attach a short video of one I was delivering…"
Wednesday
Wayne replied to Wayne's discussion Farewell all in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Mike if you’re still out there here is the new boat before commissioning. Should splash by end of this week after 14 months of anticipation! Wayne"
Wednesday
John Hanrahan liked sam's discussion eyebrow salon window re-bed
May 12
John Hanrahan replied to sam's discussion eyebrow salon window re-bed in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Sam, I am just in the process of replacing both of my eyebrow windows.  I have the new ones from Beneteau and am talking with dealer in Florida re Bebeteaus advice. It would be helpful to talk to you about your experience. I have never seen…"
May 7
John Hanrahan posted a blog post

Cabin eyebrow windows

Good morning gang,I have received both port and starboard cabin windows from Beneteau for replacement as the existing leak and are badly etched. Beneteau has referred me to the dealership for installation but I'm having trouble getting a response.   Does anyone have any experience replacing these and any recommendations. JohnSee More
Apr 28
Kerim N replied to Randy Brown's discussion Beneteau 40 Black Mesh Window Covers in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Hello Randy, 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…"
Jan 6
Kerim N joined CAN DRAC's group
Thumbnail

Beneteau 40 & 43

A place to exchange thoughts, ideas and discussions about the Beneteau/Oceanis 40 and 43 models.
Jan 6
ADVERTISE ON SEAKNOTS CONTACT US AT: 
candrac@sailforwater.com

© 2022   Created by CAN DRAC.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service