Borax Johnson

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  1. Borax Johnson

    DQOD - Kevlar jib

    I am going to receive two mint condition kevlar jibs. I am assuming that kevlar jibs and roller furling don't do well with each other, no?
  2. Borax Johnson

    Do You GAMBLE? Freaking classic video

    Nice vid. I think we all have about 8 or 10 mates we would never hesitate to hop on with a passage to do. That said, we probably have dozens who we would never crew with again, no matter how short.
  3. Borax Johnson

    Don Imus. DTS

    Nappy headed hoes celebrating everywhere? Never pushed it as far as Don and Mike. RIP Freda.
  4. Borax Johnson

    Morse control rehab

    Sweet! Thanks guys.
  5. Borax Johnson

    Morse control rehab

    OK, I have this Morse control that has a slipping throttle. There is not enough friction to hold it in place. Morse hasn't made one of there in eons (maybe 80s/90s), and no one knows if there are any parts around. Because of the way it is recessed into the fiberglass surround, I haven't been able to find one that quite works. Any ideas about how or where to go or do a rebuild/rehab/reliable friction increase on the throttle?
  6. Borax Johnson

    Swan 42

    On the positive side, it does have some really nice SS hose clamps.
  7. Borax Johnson

    The Boat (2018) Film

    I'll stick with Captain Ron.
  8. Borax Johnson

    California Sales Tax exemption

    I seem to remember from years back that if the transaction occurred out of State/Country (Mexico) and the boat was in Mexico for 6 months or longer, there was no Sales Tax (Use Tax) due. Any truth to that?
  9. Borax Johnson

    Hi res line drawing Swan 47?

    Looking for a hi res line drawing of a Swan 47 for a Tee Shirt. About 1,500 X 2,000 or better?
  10. What if the seller and buyer are both in US? Could the whole thing be done in the US (maybe even the Temporary Import Permit at Mexican Consulate)?
  11. He was setting up the whole thing, the whole time. He just couldn't talk 'mricun.
  12. Borax Johnson

    2 speed propellor

    Sailed on a big swan. It had a2 speed propellor - I don't know the brand, 3 blade, feathering I think. Owner had a bit of trouble shifting from "low" to "high". How do these things work, and where can I get more info?
  13. Borax Johnson

    Toyota Camry air conditioning anarchy

    The compressor worked this morning. Not tonight. It's dark now. I must have too much money in my checking account. Again.
  14. Borax Johnson

    Toyota Camry air conditioning anarchy

    That was /sarc. Did it. No difference.
  15. Borax Johnson

    Toyota Camry air conditioning anarchy

    Will do. Cheap. What's the background? Do I have to stay in the car with the windows rolled up in the garage?