dylan winter

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    Girl with patreon account goes sailing in hot place

    Lot of work went into this one
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    Girl with patreon account goes sailing in hot place

    that is because sailing films are about everything to do with sailing however, an essential ingredient of many of the ones that first get your attention and are fed to your front page by a youtube algorithm include female anatomy by the acre
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    Girl with patreon account goes sailing in hot place

    gotta hand it to him for keeping the camera rolling he kept it going when he sank the catamaran D
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    Dylan's New Boat Anarchy

    the whale sat for five to seven years I siphoned most of the fuel out - put it back the engine ran for haalf a tank and then stopped I changed the filters twice and it is all running again so far I will keep the outboard on the back until I am confident that it is clear D
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    the subtle pleasures of returning to your own mooring

    I have always admired them too
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    the subtle pleasures of returning to your own mooring

    Most people email me I row out with a bottle of scotch and some glasses Met some very nice people This is a very quiet bend in the river D
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    Dylan's New Boat Anarchy

    Marine 16 is the one ebay pushed at me D
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    Dylan's New Boat Anarchy

    I spent yesterday with the wheel House floor up kneeling on the joists while messing with the bugged up fuel line Like attempting to fix a heating boiler through a hole in the ceiling The primary filter had the odd gobbet of black sludge spread across the surface I changed it and the engine ran for a while and died Opened it up More gunge I rowed home a beaten man Aching and whiffing of diesel Today I returned, changed the impellor Just to start with a success Then Removed the primary filter Ran some fuel into a container and fitted a third filter Bled the system, she fired up and ran very well for the rest of the afternoon I have put a triple dose of bug dissolver into the fuel system So far so good. I have spare filters on board and the outboard on the back So I will run it until it stops again Next job is to fit a fuel pump to transfer diesel to the header for the taylor heater Then with an engine and and a cabin heater I can get on with the winter sailing Everything else can be done as I go along Painting cupboards, varnishing, stripping claggy carpet tiles from the floor, re wiring I fekkin hate fettlin
  9. My recent 300 miler from Newcastle to Suffolk gave me time to think about the mixed pleasures of returning to my own mooring (or pontoon berth} happiness and immense satisfaction about a job reasonably well done, the sleep of the dead in the security of a familiar berth in my case coming home means negotiating the bar, then comes the sail up the estuary with the incoming tide, the phone call to Jill that I am home and would she plese row over to pick me up the contented feeling that an adventure is over but sadness too that the adventure is over D
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    best mag for sailing binos

    you would not beleive how much I have spent on cameras, microphones, cables, tripods, batteries and chargers over the years I used to specialise in taking tv cameras to difficult places loggers, truckers, cowboys, soldiers, sailors if they were there then so was I I have destroyed a lot gear over the years One got stomped on by a horse - too many to count have succembed to horrible, all encompassing dampness D
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    best mag for sailing binos

    Good enough for the navy then Weight is not important It is really to help me see which way the triangles are pointing D
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    My season just ended, and...

    and into an unexpected downpour