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Forum: Boating 11-28-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,826
Posted By Descant
Speed vs ???

Actually, the speed limit issue is posting a number of the same issues that were posted before when it first came up a decade ago. The Big Big Big benefit is it brings the Forum back to lake and...
Forum: Boating 11-28-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,826
Posted By Descant
Legislative services

Reps (and Senators) can get such info researched by Legislative Services. New reps are less likely to do this in advance, but after they have filed their request for a bill to be drafted. The bill...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 11-27-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 856
Posted By Descant
Quality lasts

Been in this house since new in 1977. First dishwasher was Hobart (Kitchen Aid). Replaced two years ago with whatever was quietest, can't recall the brand but not Bosch. It will likely outlast us....
Forum: Boating 11-27-2021, 10:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,826
Posted By Descant
Facetious

My original post, #3 was facetious, hence the LOL. I hope this new thread on speed limits will not duplicate the mess of the original issue.
Forum: Boating 11-27-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,826
Posted By Descant
Leave the speed limit alone and get rid of the...

Leave the speed limit alone and get rid of the boat to boat safe passage rule. That works in 49 other states and is rarely enforced/enforceable in NH. LOL
Forum: Boating 11-27-2021, 12:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,826
Posted By Descant
Bigger wakes?

Yes, there is a bill filed in the legislature to eliminate the 45 mph speed limit. Some really fast boats e.g. Bass Boats make almost no wake at all at speed. Some slower boats e.g. wake or ballast...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2021, 01:55 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,346
Posted By Descant
I knoiw

You can tell your friend "we all know."
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,029
Posted By Descant
Seasonal?

Is this the usual end of summer in NH tourist jobs?

(BTW, I was always taught that 'M' is the Roman numeral for 1,000, so 4M means 4,000. 4 Million would be 4MM. )
Forum: General Discussion 11-23-2021, 12:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,104
Posted By Descant
Myth

I try to mostly ignore these threads that get all bothered by new assessments without understanding the relationship described above. In any event, the explanation by ITD is one of the clearest I've...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2021, 11:24 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,962
Posted By Descant
Post War

Just after the war here was a lot of development around the lake up to maybe 1955. Around 1980, a lot of those motels went condo as original owners wanted to retire. Sandy Point is one of the last...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,908
Posted By Descant
Adventure

Thanks for all your posts. Islanders live in an adventure world all thew time, but November and April are an adventure no matter how much you've prepared.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 11-20-2021, 09:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,840
Posted By Descant
Generation gap

I used to call my 30 something son with such questions. Now, he says call my nephew (my grandson). He's 11 and knows everything. I'm impressed that Upthesaukee (my contemporary) did it all. C'mon...
Forum: Boating 11-18-2021, 10:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,571
Posted By Descant
In the 60's we used to water ski in Smith's Cove...

In the 60's we used to water ski in Smith's Cove because it was protected on windy days, That was before all the marina development, moorings, etc.
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2021, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,694
Posted By Descant
This whole thread casts doubt on FLL's...

This whole thread casts doubt on FLL's credibility as the guy who finds the best/cheapest deals.
Forum: Winni Pets 11-18-2021, 11:48 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,833
Posted By Descant
Really? My cat can see in the dark. I jut can't...

Really? My cat can see in the dark. I jut can't see her.
Forum: Boating 11-17-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,571
Posted By Descant
New NWZ

A petition for a new NWZ between Pig Island and Lockes Island has been granted. The decision was signed November 16, following a public hearing in September.
Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,096
Posted By Descant
Borrowing to invest?

I think nobody brought it up because it generally has a lot of pitfalls as noted by JeffK.

I think HE for a leveraged investment such as income generating real estate can work.

If you have $xxx...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By Descant
Superb

The students and faculty advisors do a great job on these reports. They work hard to keep politics and personal bias out of the reports. Past reports are available at...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 11-14-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By Descant
Freeze and discard the first batches of ice. Bet...

Freeze and discard the first batches of ice. Bet it says all you need to know in the owner's manual, but yes, if you had water to a previous fridge it should be easy as you describe.
Forum: General Discussion 11-13-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 21,624
Posted By Descant
The only hills in FL are overpasses.

The only hills in FL are overpasses.
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,096
Posted By Descant
Real Estate

I agree--a good part of diversification--but it certainly isn't fast money. The best part is the leverage if you borrow to buy, and (after the mortgage is paid) great cash flow. If I were stating...
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 21,624
Posted By Descant
Rental?

Enlighten me, please. I'm under the impression that there is a better summer rental market on the NC/SC coast. South Florida is great in the winter, but who wants to vacation there in the summer? ...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 11-09-2021, 12:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,059
Posted By Descant
Well done and Thank you

Roland and Lauren did a great job. We wish them well as they go forward.
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,096
Posted By Descant
A financial advisor will ask: Are you looking for...

A financial advisor will ask: Are you looking for more spending money, or just to feel a comfort level with more net worth? What's a short period of time? What's a small pile of cash? People on...
Forum: General Discussion 11-05-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,509
Posted By Descant
I believe the OP's son works for an outfit in LA....

I believe the OP's son works for an outfit in LA. If that's correct, his state (CA) income tax may be deducted there from his paycheck, never to be seen again. I expect more and more remote workers...
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