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  1. shanghaisailor

    The Australian Sailing and RQYS Kabuki Theatre Thread

    ha ha - I mean that comparing actual incest to this situation was perhaps obtuse, sorry for the confusion. If you really care about something you should either be totally non-conflicted or stand aside. If someone expects preferential treatment that would take a situation outside the rules or...
  2. shanghaisailor

    The Australian Sailing and RQYS Kabuki Theatre Thread

    Incest - the game the whole family can play BUT if you really love someone/something (fairness in our sport) you should be able to put ego aside and do what's best and right for them/it (our sport and the competitor) not for your own self interest or influence. Perhaps an obtuse reference but...
  3. shanghaisailor

    The Australian Sailing and RQYS Kabuki Theatre Thread

    Apologies are due then Shaggy. Healthy Humble Pie portion on the menu this evening. A Protest Committee has a duty under RRS63.6 states "The protest committee SHALL take the evidence ....and of their witnesses". Shall in the rule means MUST, i think the term is an imperative, an "authorative...
  4. shanghaisailor

    The Australian Sailing and RQYS Kabuki Theatre Thread

    :-) Of course you are correct Recidivist. When I first got into 2 way comms (40 years ago) it was told (erroneously) it was Sine Wave Ratio and it kind of stuck. As a young breaker all i was interested in was if i set the twig up with an SWR of less than 1.5 'whatevers' my transmission (and...
  5. shanghaisailor

    The Australian Sailing and RQYS Kabuki Theatre Thread

    Thanks Jack :-( I'm not the font of all knowledge. A few observations that some above have failed to realise. Perhaps never used an AIS or even a VHF. There are a number of reasons why a boat will not be identified on AIS much less Marine Traffic. Firstly the AIS ident is provided via VHF...
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