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Old Aug 11, 2009, 01:40 PM
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San Francisco TugFest Rescheduled


As promised have rescheduled the S.F. Tugfest for Sept. 13th. So you all have a chance to figure out your schedule for attending.

[SIZE=3]San Francisco TugFest
Sponsor NOLA Maritime

San Francisco Golden Gate Park
Spreckles Lake
JFK Drive and 36th Ave.

0930am Start
$5.00 entry fee (Per Skipper)

Two Part Contest
Freeboat/Navigation
Bargehandling

All Types of Tugs welcome(conventional,towboat,Springer,etc.)
Barges available Lakeside. Personal barges must be approved by CD. Weight will be a factor in judging.

Qustions, comments????????????
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 08:42 PM
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Just a reminder to all those out in cyberspace that this going on. And the Inland Nautical Society is having their Fall Regatta on the 20th of Sept. with Tugs as a featured event.
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 10:06 PM
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Hi Capt. Lee, What is parking like around the pond? Cost? Im in Burbank, anyone want to carpool?
Old Aug 27, 2009, 11:39 PM
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There is ususally enough parking around the pond (on the street, parallel) and the parking is free... always best to get there a little early to ensure a close spot... we do have an informal "loading zone" though if you need it-

Hope to see you there!
Old Aug 28, 2009, 11:33 AM
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Great I think I can make it now!
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Old Aug 28, 2009, 11:46 AM
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I thought the park was going to drain the lake that weekend for weed abatement?

Old Aug 28, 2009, 01:18 PM
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Weed abatement Hee hee, don't tempt the scheduling gods!

(the lake will not be drained)


Glad you wil be able to make it, Hab! is JW ready to run its first event?
Old Aug 30, 2009, 12:34 AM
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No I'm hoping to take a newer one out by then, still haven't got the reverse problem figured out on the Wilder.
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Old Aug 30, 2009, 12:58 AM
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Newer tug? do tell! What is it?
Old Aug 30, 2009, 11:19 AM
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Newer tug? do tell! What is it?
I think I told you it's a "Misuri" push tug I got from a guy online. Won't take a lot of work but I need to find all my tools after my move.

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I thought the park was going to drain the lake that weekend for weed abatement?

That's OK just slap some wheels on a barge and I'll be ready!
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Old Aug 31, 2009, 06:22 PM
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I concur with the getting there early for a parking place. will be other happenings in the park so be warned.
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Old Sep 06, 2009, 12:33 PM
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Wow, it's a good thing I checked this message... I thought the tugfest was THIS weekend (Labor Day Weekend)

Whew!

In other news... I very likely will have my Newport 12 ready for a maiden voyage that day
Old Sep 06, 2009, 12:57 PM
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Excelllent! Looking forward to seeing you there (is the Coast Guard going to be there to keep us legal?)
Old Sep 06, 2009, 01:25 PM
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I don't know Bernard... the last outing 2 weeks ago to Union City left me with (yet another) burned up ESC. It's sitting on my workbench with the wiring pulled out. I want to install a dual speed controller setup, but I have to come up with the $$ first, and all of my spare change has been going into the Newport lately.
Old Sep 06, 2009, 01:35 PM
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Hummmm, I wonder what is going on with that boat? It has been eating ESCs like crazy!

Newport is looking very nice! just saw the updates in the sailboat forum!


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