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  1. Re: 2023 Lake Rotoiti NZ Classic & Wooden Boat Parade 150+ Photos

    Thanks for posting.
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    Re: anybody we know?

    My wife's "boat-building-radar" is on high alert right now.
    I haven't built a boat in two years, the normal time between builds.
    Hmmm.... what shall I build next?
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    Re: POLITICAL Memes

    I believe the above picture was taken when that hand gesture was the common one used when saying the pledge of allegiance way back when. It was replaced with the hand over the heart in the 1930's...
  4. Re: The only noble thing a man can do with money is to build a schooner.

    When I pass through the Pearly Gates I'm hoping there is a 65' schooner waiting for me.
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    Re: I need a construction consult

    I did the same to my cathedral ceiling with pine 1x8 boards.
    You will never regret screwing the 1x4 strapping in place.
    A little extra work but you never have to worry about the nails loosening as...
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    Re: Inwale pronunciation

    I might live in Vermont now but I was born on Long Island, raised in the Adirondacks and now live here.
    My accent is totally screwed up!
  7. Thread: Stay Warm?

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    Re: Stay Warm?

    Never got above 0 (F) here today.
    Should be up in the thirties tomorrow.
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    Smoke is probably from the explosion or could be water vapor from the heat of the explosion.
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    Re: Grandparents waving goodbye

    Adorable. (Your granddaughter, not the dog).

    My heart breaks a little bit when we leave our little granddaughters.
    The seven-month-old just made a milestone today; she learned to crawl.
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    Re: Ice pictures

    I'd go take a picture of our local waterfall but it's too frikkin' cold!
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    Re: Inwale pronunciation

    Actually, I had never heard of "corking a seam" until I watched the Tally-Ho videos.
    To me, it is "caulking a seam".

    There. I have spoken again.

    Let's take the military term lieutenant.
    The...
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    I believe they are the size of a NYC bus, complete with vomit, beer and chewing gum
    on the floor. :)
    The "bus" sized things are the solar panels and probably not that heavy although I wouldn't...
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    The party's over.
    It's time to call it a day.
    They've burst your pretty balloon
    and taken the moon away.
    Its time to wind up the masquerade.
    Just make your mind up
    the piper must be paid.
    ...
  14. Thread: Stay Warm?

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    Re: Stay Warm?

    -20 here in my part of Vermont. Some ski areas didn't even bother to open. Others opened but at deduced hours and limited ski lifts running.
    Saturday is dump day around here. I didn't even bother...
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    Re: Inwale pronunciation

    If mentioned above decks in any of the other Forum categories, gentile discussion would follow this question.
    Down here in the Bilge, however, it just might lead to fist-a-cuffs. :d

    It is...
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    I hope we soon learn how the U.S. downed the thing and what it had onboard.
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    Just heard it's been shot down off the N.Carolina coast.
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    I take a good healthy dose of reliable news once a day. I would suggest you do likewise and purge FOX from your system.
    Interesting that you left out the good economic news when quoting my post....
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    It's a shame that this story is sucking all the air out of what should be the big story today.
    Well over 500,000 new jobs added last month. Way above estimates.
    Unemployment down to 3.4%, the...
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    I'm wondering is the Dept of Defense is blasting the thing with radio/satellite jamming devices but won't tell us because it's classified.

    The troubling question is when it was first detected....
  21. Re: One insane englishman trying to rebuild the 1910 gaff cutter Tally Ho, in WA. (VI

    I was a bit surprised about the glued together teak top. Biscuits could help but only time will tell.
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    Re: Cat pictures

    Frankie the Cat doing what he does best.

    128720
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    So why doesn't the U.S. pop this thing and bring it down?
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    Re: Chinese spy balloon over US

    Captain Lint has a few days to design and build a laser before it reaches Philly.
    He can then shoot it down from his front porch.
  25. Thread: Wood stove

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    Re: Wood stove

    I have a Woodstock Soapstone stove that I bought 25 years ago.
    It's got a catalytic burner that burns the gases in the smoke.
    I replaced all of the guts a few years ago when they either rusted or...
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    Re: Groundhog Day

    I heard that he has been wrong over 60% of the time since this custom began.
    Spring is a long way off for us.
    Tomorrow's forecast is for -20F with 30mph winds.
    Cold, but it's a dry cold. :d
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    Re: Lofting the Brewer catboat

    ^ Not to begin a thread drift but....
    Start lofting now. Build your station molds.
    Start building components. Make some sawdust!
    The ANNIE design is one of the most beautiful boats I've ever...
  28. Re: Mike Lindell is willing to suffer humiliation for the cause.

    This.
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    Re: Electrical help

    When I wired my house, code called for a switch at the top of the basement stairs, one at the bottom and one by the back door to control the basement (ground level) lights.
    This was before the...
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    Re: not a pretty ship

    Is it coming or going? :d
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    Re: WBF changes coming?

    Matt Murphy just responded to my thread up in WoodenBoat Magazine and quelled any fears.
    He is the interim moderator for now and upgrades to the forum are forthcoming in the next few weeks.
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    Re: New Forum administrator

    Thank you for posting and giving a good explanation of what's to come.
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    Re: Kevin McCarthy

    Today Santos "voluntarily" stepped down from his committee assignments until his legal troubles are resolved.
    What BS.
    I wonder what pressure McCarthy and other high level GOP critters used to get...
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    Re: Anyone watching football?

    Bengal #58, who made the fatal 15 yd penalty which allowed a KC win, was sobbing on the bench after the game.
    I think he's gonna have to take a separate flight home.

    Should be a good Superbowl.
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    Re: Anyone watching football?

    :d:d
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    Re: A dose of supreme cuteness

    I was thinking this was going to be a cute grandchild thread.
    But, those little lambs are cute!
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    Re: Anyone watching football?

    This game is over at halftime.
    Gonna take a nap and be ready for the Chiefs game.

    -Eeyore
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    Re: Anyone watching football?

    Yeah... not good.
    Plus the Eagles were given a TD when the refs missed an incomplete pass.
    4th string QB has been a bench sitter for 10 years and is doing terribly.
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    Re: None for me, thanks.

    I watched the Pelosi attack video.
    Some nutters will still say he wasn't hit in the head with the hammer since the
    actual strike wasn't recorded, just the guy swinging the hammer for his head....
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    Re: When political correctness goes too far

    I'm thinking "hippa violation". The hippa laws were drilled into us during training but in this instance I didn't ask for a name, just a description.
    It's an excellent mid-sized hospital that...
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    When political correctness goes too far

    Arriving at the hospital today for my volunteer shift, I am handed a notice that there is a credible threat going on. An "Individual" has been sending threatening emails and texts to staff and board...
  42. Re: Is God trying to send Jay Leno a message?

    Plus, his show "Jay Leno's Garage" just got cancelled.
    Bummer.
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    Re: New Forum administrator

    Well, it's good to know that there is at least someone home.
    I just wish they would pop in and say hello.
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    Re: Joel White Jericho Bay Lobster Skiff Build

    http://forum.woodenboat.com/showthread.php?269024-Let-s-build-a-Jericho-Bay-Lobster-Skiff/page2

    Hopefully this link will help. Post #51 second photo shows how I dealt with the end of the stem....
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    Re: WBF changes coming?

    I opened a thread above decks in WoodenBoat Magazine hoping to get a response from management. No luck so far.
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    Re: Joel White Jericho Bay Lobster Skiff Build

    Welcome to the Forum!
    I'll dig out my set of the plans tomorrow and take a look.
    I seem to remember scratching my head over that point also.
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    Re: liability insurance

    My agent is checking into it.
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    Re: the smartest thing yer dog ever did?

    I don't think Paul Pless will have a smart dog story since he's always
    calling his dog ****head. :d

    My wife and I only have had cats.
    When I was a kid we had a dog, but "smart" wasn't a term...
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    New Forum administrator

    I'm hoping that the management of WoodenBoat will introduce us to the new administrator of this Forum.
    Scot Bell did an awesome job, and we'd love to meet his replacement.
    Will there be one...
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    Re: February’s BROTM is SCOT BELL…

    It would be nice if the new "Scot" introduced himself/herself to the entire Forum.
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