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    Interesting data from Funeral homes and Life insurance companies.

    This is a interesting take from the hedge fund investment guys on Deaths and Insurance. Any body here in the Life Insurance industry can back up this guys data? https://www.zerohedge.com/covid-19/long-funeral-homes-short-life-insurers-ex-blackrock-fund-manager-discovers-some-disturbing The...
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    Health Care workers won't take the injection. Hospital shuts down.

    <script type="text/javascript" charset="UTF-8" src="https://nbcnewyork.com/portableplayer/?CID=1:2:3415727&videoID=1976812099875&origin=nbcnewyork.com&fullWidth=y"></script> https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/staff-shortages-force-long-island-emergency-room-to-close-2/3415727/
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    Glad I don't drink alcohol.

    Looks like anyone who drinks alcohol or smokes pot and gets behind the the wheel are going to have to find a new way to get around. I am sure you guys would be all in to add it to boats also...
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    Yes, there was Russian Collusion after all.

    Wall Street Journal Report https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/offbeat/wsj-opinion-the-durham-investigation-drops-a-bombshell/vi-AAQqfI7?ocid=mailsignout
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    Gelcoat over Epoxy

    I am trying to fix some gelcoat chips on an epoxy boat. I am having problem with the gelcoat drying. I have tried using duratec  (50%) and then spraying PVA over it. 2% MEKP. Also tried a little heat. Still tacky after a couple of days. I know Polyester and Epoxy don't meld well. Any...
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    Semco teak sealer color

    I am planning on using Semco Teak sealer on a teak cockpit sole that is under cover and protected from rain and sun 90% of the time. I noticed it come in 3 colors. Gold, Honey and Natural. Anyone got a favorites color they like? Do you put the clear topcoat over it? Thanks
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    Restoring Non-skid without adding new grit.

    My nonskid which looks like very small sand particles is generally in good shape.  The problem is, it is getting very hard to keep clean,stains easily and is slightly discolored in spots. I believe it is the original gel coat not paint. I was thinking about either going over it with a thin...
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    Bottom Paint Removers in NE?

    I need a boat bottom stripped of the anti fouling. Anybody know of mobile operation that could do it in Central New England? The boat 30 feet and is on a trailer. What is the best way these days? Soda blast? Walnut shell blast?  Thanks 
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    Cleaning/Refinishing Instrument Bezels

    I have some older B&G instrument displays that a faded and discolored. Any tips on how to get them to look good again? I tried some automotive renewal stuff without much success.
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    Telsa, Bring your marshmallows.

    Telsa, crashed into a tree. The investigators were 100% sure no one was behind the wheel at the time of the crash. Firefighters had to call Telsa to figure out how to put out the fire. It burned for 4 hours and had to use 30,000 gals of water to put it out. I wonder how big the carbon...
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    Marblehead to Halafax, Not

    https://www.marbleheadtohalifax.com/default.aspx?p=.NET_ArticleListing&tview=1&ssid=&qfilter=RSC1&startdate=&title=&subtitle=&showfilter=&chgs= RACE FORMAT CHANGE As outlined in our March update the committee was set to...
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    Engine Paint

    I am painting a brand new engine. Want to paint it white instead of the stock green/gray Any thought on what paint to use? Any special prep?  
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    AIS Vessel Tracking Sites

    Just curious how the AIS vessel tracking sites work?   Do they all share the same land base receivers or do they each have their own? I tried to search for the same vessel on a few of the sites but only comes up on Marinetraffic.com non of the others. Do you have to register with each?  
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    Garmin or Raymarine interface with Volvo Penta

    I am in the process of outfitting new electronics on boat with a Volvo Penta diesel. The Garmin has the "Glass Bridge" connection with Volvo but Raymarine has an interface also thru NEMA 2000 to the Volvo. The boat already has Raymarine but needs to be upgraded so I was trying to find out what...
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    Excess deaths in US and World

    There is a pretty good chart that shows we have less deaths right now in the US than the same time last year?  Not trying to infer anything, I just found it interesting. You can plug in different countries for comparison. https://ourworldindata.org/excess-mortality-covid
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    Relay replacement help

    I need a replacement for a Italamec relay 032. Anybody know where i can find a replacement. I have found a lot very similar but nothing exact yet. Thanks
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    Saildrive boot replacement

    How long is a boot good for on a saildrive?  I have heard as soon as every 5 years and as long as if it ant't broke don't fix it. It is a Volvo, is this a DYI job or better left to professionals?
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    Email program

    I have an Android phone and after many years of using Outlook it will not work on my phone anymore with my company email. I have contacted both Microsoft and the host of my email and they both blame it on each other Outlook still works fine on my desktop.  Any other good email programs out...
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    Email program

    I have an Android phone and after many years of using Outlook it will not work on my phone anymore with my company email. I have contacted both Microsoft and the host of my email and they both blame it on each other Outlook still works fine on my desktop.  Any other good email programs out...
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    What to use on a teak deck?

    I have a teak and thiokol floor in my cockpit. What is the best approach to sand and put finish on it? It is only exposed to the weather when using the boat and is under cover when not using it. I assume clean, sand and finish with oil. Anybody got a tried and true technique and products they...
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