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      Abbreviated rules   07/28/2017

      Underdawg did an excellent job of explaining the rules.  Here's the simplified version: Don't insinuate Pedo.  Warning and or timeout for a first offense.  PermaFlick for any subsequent offenses Don't out members.  See above for penalties.  Caveat:  if you have ever used your own real name or personal information here on the forums since, like, ever - it doesn't count and you are fair game. If you see spam posts, report it to the mods.  We do not hang out in every thread 24/7 If you see any of the above, report it to the mods by hitting the Report button in the offending post.   We do not take action for foul language, off-subject content, or abusive behavior unless it escalates to persistent stalking.  There may be times that we might warn someone or flick someone for something particularly egregious.  There is no standard, we will know it when we see it.  If you continually report things that do not fall into rules #1 or 2 above, you may very well get a timeout yourself for annoying the Mods with repeated whining.  Use your best judgement. Warnings, timeouts, suspensions and flicks are arbitrary and capricious.  Deal with it.  Welcome to anarchy.   If you are a newbie, there are unwritten rules to adhere to.  They will be explained to you soon enough.  

Jim Caldwell

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    Sailing, F/E racing boats.

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  1. Sailors Powerboat

    What does it do when it find a sub/ No armaments?
  2. Outboard shuts off - fuel tank sloshing

    The Marinas sell marine gas with no ethanol at a MUCH lower price.
  3. SuperFoiler Grand Prix

    Not looking good then.
  4. SuperFoiler Grand Prix

    For a program that starts in March, how many are signed up and have boats?
  5. Foiling Moth Setup

    Pictures of the Cam system?
  6. Hard vs soft dinghy

    BJ, how do like your battery bank after a month?
  7. Bye Bye to AGM

    BJ, are you done yet??
  8. Bye Bye to AGM

    B.J., good info here,well detailed. http://www.gonewiththewynns.com/sailboat-tech-why-lithium-batteries
  9. 2017 Race to Alaska

    Alex, 6 to 24 knots!
  10. Live Racing Thread

    The platforms (boats) are one design, everyone has the same and are allowed no changes. The wings are also one design, the only deviation is you are allowed your own control system. Yes the fairings are too light!
  11. Race Replays

    Got any links to day 4???
  12. Drying out foam core

    From memory, at 25" of vac, the water IN THE CORE has to be to be at 140F.
  13. Ceramic blanket instead of fiberglass wrap on exhaust

    Make sure the manifold can take the increase in temp!!
  14. Steve and Dave Clarks Unidentified Foiling Object

    P.E. R. T chart helps Dave to tie all the pieces together.
  15. Why are my balls turning black?

    I thought we are not to use PTFE on ball or round bearings because it makes them skid and wears flat spots???