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Search: Posts Made By: RHP
Forum: Ship Research 27th September 2019, 01:34
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By RHP
Cost of finance these last few years has been so...

Cost of finance these last few years has been so cheap as well as subsidized building costs/ships prices that I imagine they're far more economical to buy than we realise.
Forum: United States Navy 12th September 2019, 03:02
Replies: 19
Views: 1,539
Posted By RHP
Which would be even more suitable today as they...

Which would be even more suitable today as they don't emit an electronic signature! Crafty chaps these matelots!
Forum: United States Navy 5th September 2019, 04:19
Replies: 19
Views: 1,539
Posted By RHP
Navy abandoning virtual touch screen control for ships

Navy scrapping touchscreen controls on destroyers after deadly collisions: report https://www.foxnews.com/tech/navy-ditches-touchscreen-controls

Its the wrong application of technology to control...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 10th July 2019, 15:53
Replies: 18
Views: 1,815
Posted By RHP
I have a Brother simple print/scanner - excellent...

I have a Brother simple print/scanner - excellent and cheap.

Cheap means avoiding manufacturer ink cartridges, my Brother uses generic ink powder. This is more important than the price of the...
Forum: The Engine Room 28th May 2019, 08:13
Replies: 71
Views: 7,465
Posted By RHP
Cathodic protection and hull valves are such...

Cathodic protection and hull valves are such basic design factors, how can they get them wrong?
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 21st May 2019, 14:10
Replies: 40
Views: 4,735
Posted By RHP
That is the key point Stephen, "Who cares". ...

That is the key point Stephen, "Who cares". He's a senior RN officer, Captain of the most strategic vessel in the Navy. Get off his back and let him get on with his job!
Forum: The Radio Room 21st May 2019, 03:18
Replies: 471
Views: 63,488
Posted By RHP
Fascinating thread gents, congratulations. I...

Fascinating thread gents, congratulations. I listened to many of the recordings but being a member of the great unwashed, they meant nothing to me. What content were these signals generally carrying?
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 19th May 2019, 14:35
Replies: 6
Views: 1,034
Posted By RHP
Summary...

Summary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnnoIL9DUps
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 15th May 2019, 05:07
Replies: 6
Views: 1,034
Posted By RHP
The newspapers are describing how the return of...

The newspapers are describing how the return of draconian sanctions is hurting the Iranian economy and the hard liners are gaining influence as a consequence. On the day D Trump took office the...
Forum: Say Hello 12th May 2019, 10:10
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By RHP
Welcome Ian, get stuck in...

Welcome Ian, get stuck in...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 10th May 2019, 10:46
Replies: 28
Views: 6,683
Posted By RHP
Ruby: ...

Ruby: https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/1047858/title/oasiaex-saga-ruby-o/cat/all
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 29th April 2019, 10:49
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By RHP
Support vessels should be reclassified as warships to stop overseas tenders

Daily Telegraph: Alan Tovey, industry editor
28 APRIL 2019 10:40PM

Pressure is growing on the Government to reclassify Navy support vessels as warships, to save thousands of jobs.

A 1bn...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 14th April 2019, 11:50
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By RHP
One of the original few who made Shanks vision...

One of the original few who made Shanks vision into reality. I'll never forget the commentators surprise when he realised it was Tom who scored the header from the corner in the European cup final in...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 10th April 2019, 04:36
Replies: 150
Views: 14,902
Posted By RHP
I stopped posting photos 12 months ago, sadly the...

I stopped posting photos 12 months ago, sadly the charm has worn off as there is a strong risk that the owners will simply pull the plug at any time and all our photos, stories, comments, experiences...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 26th March 2019, 02:51
Replies: 14
Views: 2,485
Posted By RHP
Superb photography throughout his website, many...

Superb photography throughout his website, many thanks for the post Graham and I hope the fellow recovers quickly.

Take a look at the Magellan Strait section.... ...
Forum: Histories 8th March 2019, 00:29
Replies: 10
Views: 1,041
Posted By RHP
The incoming tide over the sandbank at Hoylake...

The incoming tide over the sandbank at Hoylake for example is always far choppier than the sheltered water in front of it obviously but also the general tide state further out (incoming). With a...
Forum: Model Ships 8th March 2019, 00:06
Replies: 3
Views: 713
Posted By RHP
Bah gum that's some rigging, is it to scale? The...

Bah gum that's some rigging, is it to scale? The top yard sheets look straight off the QE2!
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd March 2019, 13:16
Replies: 36
Views: 3,522
Posted By RHP
Yikes, just googled her. There's no accounting...

Yikes, just googled her. There's no accounting for taste.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 9th February 2019, 05:01
Replies: 18
Views: 3,200
Posted By RHP
How the heck do you link Brexit and not...

How the heck do you link Brexit and not recruiting British cadets? Aren't things becoming a bit extreme - shall we start saying Maersk is a racist company?
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 7th February 2019, 11:05
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By RHP
Being unable to watch I'd be interested to know...

Being unable to watch I'd be interested to know how much it cost in the end.
Forum: Bank Line 20th January 2019, 04:28
Replies: 23
Views: 2,999
Posted By RHP
Alastair I sent you a PM and didn't get a...

Alastair I sent you a PM and didn't get a response, I'd like a copy of the book wiyh postage to Singapore please, can you advise the cost. PM me please about payment. Thanks Richard
Forum: Ship Research 11th January 2019, 03:58
Replies: 23
Views: 1,775
Posted By RHP
I'm still amazed Makko in #2...

I'm still amazed Makko in #2 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) identifies Gladstone dock and the Perch rock! What's the building behind the aft mast?
Forum: The Radio Room 13th December 2018, 11:04
Replies: 8
Views: 1,136
Posted By RHP
Still 12 days to go, RO's are sending the message...

Still 12 days to go, RO's are sending the message way ahead of schedule.....
Forum: The Radio Room 5th December 2018, 01:27
Replies: 11
Views: 2,412
Posted By RHP
Still are mate, I've just finished reading the...

Still are mate, I've just finished reading the account of Oleg Gordievsky... goodness gracious we knew what they were having for lunch before they did.
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 18th August 2018, 08:10
Replies: 9
Views: 895
Posted By RHP
The way her voice danced through the octaves and...

The way her voice danced through the octaves and across the range from soft to gravelly. A wonderful singer. My teenage boys haven't discovered her yet but what fun they'll have when they do. RIP.
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