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Tom Stormcrowe
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I've been to Maine, Spain, Spokane and Fort Wayne, but I never seen nothing like the shit that goes on on an internet forum.
I've been to Maine, Spain, Spokane and Fort Wayne, but I never seen nothing like the shit that goes on on an internet forum.

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A little present for my 2 readers.

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I'm Still Here....
just a lttle check in for my 3 followers:  I'm still alive.  Right now, I'm stuck in an assisted living envirpnment, back in the wheelchair, and likely for good.  Soooooooooo......... I need to look into a nurse who loves fishing as much as I do.

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Blondie pissing off the cat!
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Sail Specs, 18 ft^2
I'll be using a lateen rig sail for the conversion to an outrigger sail/rowing/motor canoe.  I'll be using a 4 oz Dacron for the sailcloth in white, with a wind area of 18ft^2, with a bamboo mast and upper and lower spars like a Sunfish rig.  The mast will ...

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Thoughts on the outrigger design
I was thinking, essentially, all I need is a pair of flotation chambers, that are cylindrical, and angled higher in the front than the back.  So, how about a pair of 6'x6" sections of PVC pipe with the ends capped and glued, and the outrigger struts of 2" H...

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Using a canoe for fishing the ICW and Flats
OK, I'm starting a new project.  I'm making some mods to my old canoe to put my little 2 1/2 HP outboard on it and adding a couple stability outrigger/floats so I can do standing casts and throw my castnet from the canoe without tipping.  I also need a bit ...

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Well, it's official, we have one of the smartest puppies on the planet (and the cutest!).  7 or so weeks and she's already heeling, and fully leash trained and can already shake paws, as well as knowing her name on day 2of having her in the family.  She's also already using the piddle pad (mostly, because at her age, the bladder is tiny and gives little warning).  Her name is Blondie la Cheinne (Blondie the Dog in French)
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A little personal history here.

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Memories of my Grandfather
My Grandfather on my Dad's side was a true fisherman.  It was more an avocation with him than a sport or hobby.  It centered him and gave him peace.  This is something I can identify with totally. My best memory of my Grandfather was brought to the fore, ye...
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