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    12-13-2017, 01:00 AM
    As opposed to what? I should think this thing in combination with a halyard or other line for lifting would work pretty well. I don't think it would...
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    12-13-2017, 12:36 AM
    I really do like it for wet boarding and rescue. I wonder how robust it is? Rick
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    12-13-2017, 12:33 AM
    RFNK replied to a thread if Moore loses... in The Bilge
    My faith in USA is sort of restored! Congratulations! Rick
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    12-13-2017, 12:08 AM
    Also doubles as a bunk for crew who snore or, er... have wind. I like it! How much? Rick
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    12-12-2017, 10:47 PM
    There is now! Just in case you're wondering, I think this sewing discussion is directly related to boats and an excellent example of what the...
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    12-12-2017, 09:54 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Seen crossing the road.... in The Bilge
    He knew the truck was coming back ..... Rick
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    12-12-2017, 09:30 PM
    Sew it goes .... Thread covers sale for sail covers thread Almost Rick
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    12-12-2017, 07:38 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Shouldn't be but a literal interpretation will mean that it will be. That's how silly this judgement is. I should also point out that if it's true...
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    12-12-2017, 06:55 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Chris, there's not a lot of point in just saying the same thing over and over! The point is that those simple words do not mean the same thing now...
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    12-12-2017, 05:13 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Loose footed mains in Misc. Boat Related
    Ah, flake off! So THAT'S what they keep telling me! Rick
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    12-12-2017, 04:22 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Loose footed mains in Misc. Boat Related
    That might explain it! A 38' cutter version of Stormvogel, a Folkboat and various sailboards. Folkboat points very high but I can't test it as it's...
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    12-12-2017, 04:18 PM
    These foots are made fer walkin' so that's just what they'll do Rick
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    12-12-2017, 04:12 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Chris, there's no logic in linking a contemporary understanding of the intent and role of 44 to Harradinesque pork barrelling etc. I'm also not...
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    12-12-2017, 05:22 AM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Akin to the universe being knocked up in 6 days and all women descended from Adam's rib. Only a few nutcases and our High Court believe such things....
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    12-12-2017, 05:16 AM
    RFNK replied to a thread So this just happened in The Bilge
    Gratuitous photo of our rescue dog, Woody: Rosie's nice! Rick
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    12-12-2017, 05:05 AM
    Most people I know like the Altex 5. Given your situation, what else can you do? It really isn't such a big job tyo rout out that damaged area and...
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    12-12-2017, 04:54 AM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Political incorrectness responded to madly. Rick
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    12-12-2017, 04:40 AM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    You don't need a High Court to interpret Section 44 so literally. A decent High Court would be more responsible. The section was written when there...
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    12-11-2017, 10:12 PM
    Very annoying then! I found similar damage in just one little spot on the Folkboat so I do know how annoying it is! I'm not suggesting you...
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    12-11-2017, 10:01 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Loose footed mains in Misc. Boat Related
    Interesting discussion. I do tend to use the `bubble' (never knew it was called that) rather than tell tales but I've always laid off a little to get...
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    12-11-2017, 08:48 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Thanks Jeff! Fixed. By the way, it's `voila' - with an acute! :)
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    12-11-2017, 08:42 PM
    I guess you can set a router bit to the depth of the outer layer and go searching. Annoying, isn't it? Rick
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    12-11-2017, 08:37 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Not really. If it was as simple as that, we wouldn't need the High Court. There was in fact no such thing as Australian citizenship when the...
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    12-11-2017, 06:20 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    Anything useful would be a welcome change! Although I still reckon the Russians got it right in relation to monarchy (if nothing else). Rick
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    12-11-2017, 06:19 PM
    Marvellous! Woody wants to know why you didn't play for us! Ms T says I always frown when I play. I tell her it's because I empathise with the...
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    12-11-2017, 04:48 PM
    If you look at the Arawana thread, you'll find that Frank! is also so inclined. Rick
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    12-11-2017, 04:45 PM
    I'm no marketing expert but I can see that Singer is more likely to sell than Baseline Data Point. If you do buy an old Singer, it might also be...
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    12-11-2017, 04:23 PM
    Not really. There are just too many issues with building tanks for diesel, and it's a thing you can't even see. I'd rather spend time building more...
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    12-11-2017, 03:43 PM
    RFNK replied to a thread Not Quite Australian in The Bilge
    The current High Court really caused this mess by applying a too literal interpretation to the Constitution. The relevant section of the Constitution...
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    12-11-2017, 02:58 PM
    I think it's Atlas Tanks that advertises in Afloat, that they'll make up any shape you want. I'd go with a specialist tank manufacturer as plastics...
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