Search:

Type: Posts; User: Brondall

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.13 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    334

    Update - As of today I have received all four...

    Update - As of today I have received all four replacement extinguishers. Each came with shipping labels for prepaid return of the old extinguishers. Very impressed with Kidde's response on this...
  2. Replies
    3
    Views
    334

    I checked our fire extinguishers this weekend. ...

    I checked our fire extinguishers this weekend. All four are in the recall. Using Kidde's online site I registered the extinguishers and they are sending replacements.
  3. Replies
    1
    Views
    275

    We live on the Louisville/Ohio River McAlpine...

    We live on the Louisville/Ohio River McAlpine Dam's upper pool. Recreational boaters anchor most any place on the Ohio. Some popular ones are 6 Mile Island, 12 Mile Island, Grassy Flats, and a...
  4. Replies
    3
    Views
    334

    Kidde Fire Extinguishers

    FYI in case you have Kidde Fire Extinguishers on a boat or home.


    https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/kidde-recalls-fire-extinguishers-with-plastic-handles-due-to-failure-to-discharge-and
  5. Replies
    1
    Views
    383

    Fall on the Ohio

    Yesterday (Friday the 13th) was a lucky day! I was able to spend four hours cruising with good friends.

    The weather was absolutely perfect! CAVU as pilots say, not a cloud in the sky, low...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    784

    In my experience the crew at McAlpine are...

    In my experience the crew at McAlpine are extremely professional, courteous, and helpful to pleasure boaters. I haven't locked through in a couple years but if my memory serves me, you can contact...
  7. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,728

    The 2017 Boating Season

    It must be official, the 2017 boating season has arrived! Two boats in RIYC shed their cocoons this weekend. Hoorah!
  8. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,407

    River Boat at Utica

    If you have been on the river around Utica or on River Road in Jefferson County, you may have seen a large river boat. It appears from a distance to be a side wheel paddle boat. It is berthed at...
  9. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,824

    You can check out BC Canvas. Chuck Sievert is...

    You can check out BC Canvas. Chuck Sievert is the owner. You can contact him at bccanvas12@gmail.com.
  10. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,372

    November on the Ohio!

    Unbelievable!!! here we are starting the third week of November in the Louisville area and temperatures for the week are forecasted to be in the high 60s, 70s, and possibly up to 80! Still lots of...
  11. Replies
    6
    Views
    3,974

    Thanks Captain Eric. I hope to go up there in...

    Thanks Captain Eric. I hope to go up there in the next week or so.
  12. Replies
    6
    Views
    3,974

    18 Mile Island Chute

    Can anyone advise if the 18 Mile Island chute is clear and navigable?

    Thanks
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    3,148

    Thaks for your input, it is a big help.

    Thaks for your input, it is a big help.
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    3,148

    3M 4200 vs #M 5200

    What are the differences between 4200 & 52oo and what applications are they used for?

    Your input will be appreciated. Thanks!
  15. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,903

    Appreciate your comments Eric but my perspective...

    Appreciate your comments Eric but my perspective differs. The Louisville audience of PortKY/Boatlocal's is a small percentage of the many boaters, businesses, and property owners along the Ohio. I...
  16. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,903

    Following is an portion of a letter I sent on...

    Following is an portion of a letter I sent on 2/21/14 to Bill Lamb, President of WDRB-TV and other stations. I never received a reply. I "assume" the demographic involved with the river is not...
  17. Replies
    13
    Views
    8,953

    Tom3600 >>I have called several locksmiths and...

    Tom3600

    >>I have called several locksmiths and have stopped at both Home Depot and Lowes and I cannot get an extra key made for my boat! The company that made my boat is long gone (Cruisers). ...
  18. Replies
    6
    Views
    3,757

    We used to have a dock on the Ohio across from...

    We used to have a dock on the Ohio across from Captains Quarters. Current, wind, and wake could be very challenging. The same will apply at Duffy's when launching or recovering. You always have to...
  19. Replies
    11
    Views
    3,520

    I "think" Poli-Prep will, I'm sure Poli-Ox will. ...

    I "think" Poli-Prep will, I'm sure Poli-Ox will. The wax as well as the oxidation has to come off before applying Poli-Glo. Personally, if it were me, I'd either Poli-Glo the entire hull, or wax...
  20. Replies
    19
    Views
    5,575

    It's a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon at the...

    It's a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon at the RIYC. "Seas the Day!" seized the day! He's first in the marina to take his shrink wrap off. It must be spring!!!
  21. Replies
    11
    Views
    3,520

    Good afternoon Grantz, happy Friday! ...

    Good afternoon Grantz, happy Friday!

    Regarding the Poli-Glo non-skid product, I didn't know it existed until I read your note today.

    As to tips, I can share several. First wear vinyl or...
  22. Replies
    11
    Views
    3,520

    You might want to check out Poliglow. I've used...

    You might want to check out Poliglow. I've used it successfully on two cruisers, they looked great. Now I put one coat on yearly.
  23. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,021

    Four Winns 214 - My brother and I attended...

    Four Winns 214 - My brother and I attended Thursday afternoon from noon to 4 PM. Attendance was sparse but the parking lots full! The show is much larger this year. More pontoons than I've ever...
  24. Replies
    12
    Views
    3,122

    Moonshiner, I'm curious! When you had it...

    Moonshiner, I'm curious! When you had it re-wrapped was the damaged wrap taken off or did the new go over the top of it?
  25. Thread: First Freeze

    by Brondall
    Replies
    16
    Views
    3,836

    There have been half a dozen cruisers on the...

    There have been half a dozen cruisers on the river by us today. One just disappeared up 14 Mile Creek. Have never seen a boat that large attempt to go up the creek.

    Unfortunately, every day more...
Results 1 to 25 of 135
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4