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Boats I Run...

Discussion in 'Boating & Fishing' started by danb86, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. danb86

    danb86 [OP] East Ender

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    I captain for a living and run my own business taking care of boats in the Hamptons...

    Here are a few...

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  2. tcBob

    tcBob Gringo Bandito Staff Member

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    those yachts are sweeeet!!!!!!!! same with that fishing boat. must be a nice gig doing that...
     
  3. Colton

    Colton Reagan/Bush '84

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    Bilstein 5100 F&R, OME 885 w/ top plate spacers, 1.5" AAL, 285/70/17 Hankook Dynapro MT, 17x9 Level 8 MK6, 20% tint, AEM Brute force intake, Alpine CDE-W235BT, 2 12" Shok subs, Armortech sliders, EBC Stage IV brake it, stainless steel brake lines
    Nice! Those cost a pretty penny... :D
     
  4. danb86

    danb86 [OP] East Ender

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    Thanks. Yeah, when it comes to the price - "If you have to ask..."

    I'm definitely lucky in what I do as I love it. We're outside all day/every day. Lots of times it's a pain in the *ss when out with owners/guests, but lots of times I'm moving boats when owners not on board (tomorrow I'm taking a noob buddy on a 75 mile trip to take boat back to winter quarters).
     
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    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    Wait a min...You telling me there are boats made NOT for fishing!!??! wth..:crazy:
     
  6. Ese Loco

    Ese Loco Taco Man Sam

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    need any help during the summers? haha
     
  7. Jason'sLawnCare

    Jason'sLawnCare Prepared for Bambi

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    That job looks tough. Do you do any cooking as part of your biz?
     
  8. ilovetacos

    ilovetacos Well-Known Member

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    Sold!

    This yacht is sweet!

    Do you captain for any celebrities? Robin Quivers?
     
  9. danb86

    danb86 [OP] East Ender

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    ilovetacos

    Hate to say it, but my ride on that boat is over - owner's young kids starting to get to be teenagers and weren't into spending as much time with Mom and Dad on the boat...boat was just sold. I did 12 north/south trips from NY to FL on that thing! About 14,000 miles...
     
  10. danb86

    danb86 [OP] East Ender

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    Some of the instruments, etc. Wind instrument showing close to 50kts (about 55mph) of wind as we made our way across Pamlico sound.

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  11. danb86

    danb86 [OP] East Ender

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    Jason,

    I don't cook, but my wife does and when we crew full time, cooking's part of the deal...
     
  12. cmack

    cmack Living vicariously through Snowtank

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    That looks lie an awesome job!!!
     
  13. danb86

    danb86 [OP] East Ender

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    This beast is 105' long and 44' WIDE. All aluminum live-aboard dive boat I crewed for 4+ years (2 as first mate/head diving instructor, 2 as captain). 20 guests, 7 crew, 44 weeks of charter/year. Pick up guests Sunday noon, drop off Saturday noon...

    Boat lived in BVI, but made seasonal trips as far down as Grenada (site of one of our more successful invasions).

    Lots of fun, tons of hard work, great $ as you never get off boat to spend any!
     
  14. Jason'sLawnCare

    Jason'sLawnCare Prepared for Bambi

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    sweet. That sounds like a good deal, making a living working with your wife.
     
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