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    Adrena dongle/license

    Hello,
    I have an Adrena dongle; license is V15 (latest is V17 with only minor improvements).
    I'm happy to throw in the old laptop with the software installed too. Ping me if you're interested....
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    Yep, Skip is right:...

    Yep, Skip is right: https://pjsails.com/into-the-vast-pacific-ocean/
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    I was thinking of sailing down to RC to unload...

    I was thinking of sailing down to RC to unload all the gear and for a thorough clean up. But I'd be happy to stop at a welcoming dock before :-)
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    Considering that I've looked for a boat for over...

    Considering that I've looked for a boat for over 18 months, that I saw this boat in August last year and had a strong feeling about it then. Yeah, you just might be right :-)
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    Thanks for the feedback. Yes the 3 propositions...

    Thanks for the feedback. Yes the 3 propositions above would require a cut. The bowline is really a useful knot!
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    Halyard hitch

    Talking to Greg about snap shakles and how they are expensive on a 40 ft boat, we agreed that using a hitch to secure the halyard to sails may be best. I've seen 3 ways to do this:

    1. Buntline...
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    I've been thinking about Ragnar's explanation....

    I've been thinking about Ragnar's explanation. I'm not sure I fully understand. The jib will be hanked on. As the wind pipes up, increased pressure on the sail is parallel to the ground, i.e. almost...
  8. Thread: Old Splice

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    I know I failed to splice with old rope but did...

    I know I failed to splice with old rope but did good with new rope ...
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    Two halyards are 2:1: the mainsail and (I think)...

    Two halyards are 2:1: the mainsail and (I think) the gennaker.
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    We've received partial support from another...

    We've received partial support from another company. apsu is a provider of multivitamin and other supplements. One of the partner is Nick Moloney, whom you may know:

    https://www.nickmoloney.com/
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    Not that it diminishes her accomplishment!

    Not that it diminishes her accomplishment!
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    From what I can tell Jeanne's is a performance...

    From what I can tell Jeanne's is a performance certificate, not a record ...
    https://www.sailspeedrecords.com/performance-certificates
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    From:....

    From:. https://www.sailspeedrecords.com/the-courses-offshore

    Under 21. Sailing rules
    g. Navigation
    Any type of navigation equipment is allowed and there is no objection to any type of...
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    Thanks, I am planning to be there, traffic...

    Thanks, I am planning to be there, traffic permitting.

    And I'm happy to announce that we have another friendly supporter of this adventure. PredictWind has agreed to offer their Professional...
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    Because I made a mistake. I need to go back to my...

    Because I made a mistake. I need to go back to my old signature, newbie open to advice. I'm not stupid. I know I don't know what's ahead of me and that I don't have the knowledge nor experience to...
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    To milk or not to milk

    I just bought a replacement halyard (1/2 inch double braided polyester core). On the Clipper boats we were instructed to milk the new lines. Thoughts on this topic? The internet seems to be evenly...
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    We tried pad Thai with chicken yesterday, which I...

    We tried pad Thai with chicken yesterday, which I also had on the way to Hawaii. It's good ... And it was a reminder of how it's going to be sloshy for a long time. I'm trying to think if there any...
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    The amount of time I'm wasting with Navionics...

    The amount of time I'm wasting with Navionics charts it's inhumane ... After a full week I've only been able to get the charts for the course on an iPad. On an Android everything goes to hell ......
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    Well, it's been quite tedious downloading all the...

    Well, it's been quite tedious downloading all the Navionics subscription charts for this course ... Several days into it and I can now say that I've got it all on one device. Two more to go ... Now,...
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    Oh yeah it'll be hard all right. In fact it's...

    Oh yeah it'll be hard all right. In fact it's good that I'm an ignoramus. Otherwise I would not have started this. The web is full of horror stories of eastbound circumnavigations. But since very few...
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    All I know about the course can be found here:...

    All I know about the course can be found here: https://pjsails.com/the-course-to-sail-around-the-world/

    I must say that after watching forecasts for the past 4 months I'm less optimistic about the...
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    Yes, no change of course :-) Not sure I...

    Yes, no change of course :-)
    Not sure I understand the other questions?
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    Update ......

    Update ... https://pjsails.com/a-blog-about-sailing-around-the-world/
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    Wanted: offshore stuff

    Hi there,
    I'll just put a quick note here saying that I may be interested in your post SHTP leftovers. Yes, I know I can buy all of this ...

    In particular:

    1. Iridium GO preferably with its...
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