dorydude

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  1. dorydude

    Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    Well, it did have a refit 25 years ago!
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    Another Interesting Home Built Steel Boat

    I'm impressed by the "storage for long things". Such detailed planning is great to see. I must have missed the episode when he told us where the engine was going, cos it doesn't look obvious at this stage..
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    Uglyboat Admiration Society Hang Out

    That's kinda cute, although I think it is a planing powerboat hull by the lack of keel spring in the aft sections.
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    Bavaria's approx 10 years old?

    Very nice.
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    Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/bairnsdale/sail-boats/yacht-30-ft-unfinished-project-swap-/1185672854 Interesting to note that photographer was too frightened to even wind down window of his vehicle, let alone get out to photograph this thing. Will "swap for something of interest". A pet rock , perhaps?
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    Bavaria's approx 10 years old?

    I have three friends with Bavarias. One boat is 2002 vintage, one is 2005 and one is 2016. The build quality of the 2002 boat is the best. Portlight surrounds are solid timber and all the veneers match. The 2005 boat has plastic portlight surrounds with vinyl woodgrain covering. Also the the veneers run all over the place - Bulkhead veneers grain is vertical, cupboard grains run horizontally - looks awful. The 2016 boat is a POS. Floorboards creak, veneers are thin and cheap. In short, the older boat are the best built. However all your plumbing , wiring, pumps etc are going to be that much older....If you get an older boat, buy one that has just had a full refit....
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    Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    It's resting...
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    Snowflakes and sailing

    Being offended...a must watch...
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    Interesting new DIY Catamaran build

    Still not sure how those outboard legs will react to the heavy copper coating.. Methinks it won't end well.
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    Jerusalem

    Scary shit. Who the fuck did you cunts vote in?? President Trump has surrounded himself with outspoken believers who share an end-times theology. Vice-President Mike Pence is a stoic evangelical. He makes no secret that he devoutly believes that war in the Middle East is God’s will. That God wants Israel returned to the Jews. That Armageddon is part of God’s plan. Pence openly maintains ties with Christian Zionist organisations that see this as a desirable fulfilment of biblical prophecy. His own speeches regularly repeat such imagery, with statements such as “a prophecy literally came to pass” with the establishment of Israel in 1948. “When we open the American embassy in Jerusalem, we will in a very real sense end this historic friction, we’ll embrace reality,” Pence said in an interview with the Christian Broadcast Network. Naturally many among Netanyahu’s powerbase see the prophetic context of it all very differently to Trump’s evangelicals. But they’re happy to go along for the ride, so long as it suits their own agenda. http://www.news.com.au/world/middle-eastern-prophecy-is-trump-a-reincarnated-king-cyrus-destined-to-herald-the-end-of-days/news-story/8fce69eacebd929b482ee00c895f37dc
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    Uglyboat Admiration Society Hang Out

    Apart from the bottom paint/ strange boot topping, I think that boat is pretty cool. It's got an easily handled rig, very protected cockpit and would have a shit ton of room inside.
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    Chemical attack fake news

    The chemical weapon attack in Douma, Syria, did not happen. Period Syria does not and never did use gas on its own people. If Western audiences weren’t so ridiculously indoctrinated, it would be obvious. A child could figure it out. Unfortunately Westerners have been infantilized by the totalitarian blanket of mind-numbing propaganda. The propagandists are monsters, just like the terrorists that they support. The true international crime in Syria is the support for Islamic jihadist terrorists by the US and its allies and the subsequent establishment of US bases on Syrian soil.
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    Another Interesting Home Built Steel Boat

    Very scary. I haven't watched all his videos so not sure of his plans for an engine. He hasn't put in anything that even remotely looks like engine beds , and doesn't appear to have room under the pilot house floor.
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    Old Cup Posters and Artwork

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