Recent content by nota

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    Ian just exploded.

    well yes they were paying 4 5 6 k a year for an avg home for wind only plus 1000 to 1500 flood the last few years but the home prices went up up up and so did building materials then they get hit by this expect the prices to go way up next year flood also by the feds wind aka hurricane was a...
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    Hurricane Season 2022

    if it stays offshore for a while YES it can model runs are very unsure if off or onshore they do not track as well over land and two land water swaps coming up so better guesses AFTER IT LEAVES FLA IN A DAY OR THREE AS IT MAY STALL OR MOVE VERY SLOW
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    Hurricane Season 2022

    20 ft surge and waves on top get out off the islands and away from the coast
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    Ian just exploded.

    btw doNOT just nail plywood to the wall over a window it will blow off the way to do it is cut the ply to fit inside the opening and cut 2x4 at a small angle to match the opening slope screws with lags are better then just screws but cut nails will work you just need to hold the wood 1/2 2x4 in...
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    Ian just exploded.

    WE USED 1/2'' SS 1x19 and tried to the concrete slab not just the ground but we first doubled the end beams tripled the deck plywood to a full inch and a half screwed down with extra long strong screws+glue then top with new plastic no tar no paper sealing and every other sheet doubled 5 V...
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    Where Has ANTIFA Gone?

    yes both of you are Delusional or evil my guess is Delusional as one can be saved from delusions but not from being evil
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    Southern Ocean Heating - re: "Irreversible" on SA headline

    dumb nile floods every year that is when the boats got up by the building site yes they did a lot in a short time when the river was at peak flood but that is why they were there plus the flood silt renewed the growing land crops ever year they planned for what they knew was going to happen and...
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    Revolution in Iran?
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    a/c thermostats swing and delay settings ?

    so if I can trip the breaker on restart after a powerblip now I can't get delay in a new thermostat ? I think when the thermostat said delay it is ONLY after the unit stopped by it's own commands not a power problem blip/restart I would like for BOTH to happen you are correct as that jogged...
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    a/c thermostats swing and delay settings ?

    swing is the number of degrees between on and off for cooling or heat and delay is for the a/c compressor not locking from start/stop/starting too often and better to run longer be off longer cycle hard to find on some units eazy on others with a direct relation to days to ship never in stock...
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    Towing a sailboat without a trailer license plate

    I have a plate but forget what it was for originally was a fla tag that never had a weight listed on it's registration so the tag clerk will on occasion tell me to get it weighted so they can list it that tag was for an older trailer no make or numbers at all I say ok but never do and they...
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    Crazy Dinghy Ideas

    side idea if the super strong line had a shape like a airfoil 1000ft long to the balloon how thin can a foil be ? foam inside a super fiber skin ?
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    Crazy Dinghy Ideas

    balloon airfoil shaped kite floated by H2 no mast no flip cat/kite boat yes H2 leaks out of anything but as water is H2O you have an unlimited supply just move to spin a prop to make el tricks to get H2 free pump into a gas tank for later use my crazy idea
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    How many non-sailors here?

    ONE ANCHORAGE RESIDENT CALLED HIS MANY FANS GROUPERS but he was in the snow trade so no shortage groupers
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    Does this reefing line look right?

    AS BOOM hits go the less canopener junk to get you best is none and a never to far back