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    Sailing Today: USCG boards Red-Sky . ...

    Sailing Today: USCG boards Red-Sky . Another quiet day in the South Bay, with the exception of the SFO aircraft ascending. I was out sailing in circles, no vessels in sight. A USCG rib,...
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    Post Race Thoughts - RC point of view

    Issues:

    - Trophies - a true PITA. Racers don't want to take the large trophies home on their boats, or by other means. Going forward the SSS should not ship these to Hawaii as they just need to...
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    anything else Robb ? Ice cream ?

    anything else Robb ? Ice cream ?
  4. Thread: New Boat 4 Sled

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    Awesome job Chad and crew.

    Awesome job Chad and crew.
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    Gary, to be clear, you vote for spending an...

    Gary, to be clear, you vote for spending an additional $400 on entry correct ? So I wonder if those interested will be ok with about a $1500 entry fee ?
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    You can set intervals - see my post about having...

    You can set intervals - see my post about having a max interval period of four hours. Intervals doesn't solve the problem. They need to be synchronized and that isn't possible with these systems. ...
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    Some certainly did. THer was mention of heavy...

    Some certainly did. THer was mention of heavy cloud cover but a nice display of he moon rise.
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    Yellow Brick

    I am ahead of you . Yellow Brick sends me a quote every year for tracker use. They have the added issue of having to get a commit on quantity well in advance. Had we done this year, with 1/2...
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    Dear WB CHristie, Calculating and sync-ing the...

    Dear WB CHristie,

    Calculating and sync-ing the positions could be done with some degraded degree of accuracy using as estimated velocity. A spread sheet could be created. In the spirit of...
  10. Relative Distance Between Boats as Noon Today

    Note - boat positions taken at various times so these calculations could be as much 4 hours off between position pings. Using to estimate VHF Range.

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    NEarly all the boats are checked in today,...

    NEarly all the boats are checked in today, waiting on two but hours to go.

    A note from Seawisdom:

    Dear SHTP RC,
    Confirming receipt of position report. I’m doing well. Slowly getting adjusted...
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    Hi Will, I found your response in my backup...

    Hi Will,

    I found your response in my backup email forwarded address. Except for Seawisdom's message all others seem to be present in my normal email. I suspect servers close to your mail server...
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    Hi Will, Interesting. I am getting many...

    Hi Will,

    Interesting. I am getting many messages from the boats who are pinging. I am not sure why seawisdom woud be filtered out.

    Brian
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    Attention SHTP 2021 Participants - have you...

    Attention SHTP 2021 Participants - have you forwarded your onboard email address info to the Proof Of Life email address ??? PLease do this ASAP as we need to make sure we can communicate to all...
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    In 2012 gale alley was in full operation as I...

    In 2012 gale alley was in full operation as I approached from north of the Oregon border. I hung out for a day then opted to put a storm jib up and triple reef in the main, thinking like Sleddog that...
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    Hello All Racers, There will be a SHTP-2021...

    Hello All Racers,

    There will be a SHTP-2021 Skippers meeting via ZOOM on Monday evening, 8 PM PST to discuss the pending announcement and possible contingencies in case of complications at either...
  17. Thread: What I Saw

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    The sound track was perfect.

    The sound track was perfect.
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    Rob, we have the credentials - per your providing...

    Rob, we have the credentials - per your providing them. I got them from Joe last week and started updating the site today. Wordpress is always fun to fiddle with and is taken a good part of today to...
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    Hello ALan. Sure - you want to take it on ? ...

    Hello ALan.

    Sure - you want to take it on ? You are an IT pro, correct ? It is a wordpress site. I have the credentials in an email that I got last week.

    LEt me know,

    Brian
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    I delivered my boat home a couple of times from...

    I delivered my boat home a couple of times from Hawaii. I always managed to end up in a Force 7 gale , as described by passing ships. My old J24 main that I had Synthia (maybe SYlvia ? ) cut down...
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    Kauai is going to follow the other Islands in implementation of the Safe Travel Prog.

    News: https://www.khon2.com/local-news/kauai-requests-to-join-states-safe-travels-program-in-april/

    On April 5 Kauai will, if approved by the State Governor, will fall the State Safe Travel...
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    I felt like I was in a large fleet where this...

    I felt like I was in a large fleet where this happens often and one has to avoid collision by going wide or stalling, I stalled and held off. Of course in those situations one can lose a lot of...
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    Or you could have a class on the rules, for...

    Or you could have a class on the rules, for example over taking boats must stay clear. I did three 270 degree turns to keep from ending up in the tail of a wall of sport boats. Others were wisely...
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    Dave H

    Dave H. on way to the fiberglass bash at South Hampton Shoal

    https://photos.app.goo.gl/o4t7X78xDXR75JiC8

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    Our previous commodore 30 minutes from the SSS...

    Our previous commodore 30 minutes from the SSS meet and greet at the South Hampton bar: https://photos.google.com/photo/AF1QipPyL7bGbXAFWj2B-ieISYyEAEVXp6wGkFfKv6sl...
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