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Forum: Computers and The Internet 14th July 2016, 04:56
Replies: 10
Views: 2,143
Posted By surfaceblow
I have both Internet Explorer and Edge on my...

I have both Internet Explorer and Edge on my Windows 10 computers. IE allows for having third party tool bars like vault while edge does not. I am on the latest beta 14388

Joe
Forum: Computers and The Internet 10th July 2016, 02:56
Replies: 183
Views: 16,289
Posted By surfaceblow
I have Microsoft Solitaire Collection on my...

I have Microsoft Solitaire Collection on my Windows 10 Laptop and on my Windows 10 phone. You have to search for the program in the windows store to download the app. Be sure to use "Microsoft...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 9th July 2016, 03:30
Replies: 9
Views: 1,975
Posted By surfaceblow
You may have exceeded the max memory allowed by...

You may have exceeded the max memory allowed by your email software. You can try to sent a few pictures and a number of emails. If you have Windows and have a One Drive put all the pictures in a...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 13th June 2016, 03:42
Replies: 183
Views: 16,289
Posted By surfaceblow
When I updated my desktop computer that I used...

When I updated my desktop computer that I used for my kids and grandkids I had to setup accounts. Originally it did not have a profile nor password. During the first setup you have an option to setup...
Forum: Royal Navy 5th June 2016, 18:33
Replies: 3
Views: 796
Posted By surfaceblow
The Mirror published an article on Lord Kitchener...

The Mirror published an article on Lord Kitchener the other day for the 100 year of his passing.

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/death-ww1-poster-icon-lord-8111431
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th May 2016, 04:07
Replies: 17
Views: 1,904
Posted By surfaceblow
Picasa is n longer available online if you have a...

Picasa is n longer available online if you have a copy installed on your computer copy the entire folder so you can transfer the program if the needs arise. Google is going to Google Photos which...
Forum: The Bridge 3rd May 2016, 04:56
Replies: 125
Views: 24,715
Posted By surfaceblow
Greg, I still have my slide rule in my desk in...

Greg, I still have my slide rule in my desk in the garage. While I was a cadet on a Lykes Bros ship I had it go missing from my room. I later found my slide rule along with my triangles and architect...
Forum: Ship Research 28th April 2016, 16:35
Replies: 6
Views: 1,755
Posted By surfaceblow
Sorry I don't know when the African Comet Cape...

Sorry I don't know when the African Comet Cape Alava is not longer listed in the March 2016 inventory.
Forum: The Engine Room 29th March 2016, 06:21
Replies: 10
Views: 2,573
Posted By surfaceblow
I also found that Phenolphthalein is dangerous in...

I also found that Phenolphthalein is dangerous in the hands of a pissed off engineer around food. The Engineer in charge of the boilers had some cake that went missing from the fridge so he laced the...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 12th February 2016, 01:06
Replies: 2
Views: 881
Posted By surfaceblow
Glad you got it working. I use Open Office for a...

Glad you got it working. I use Open Office for a few years.

Joe
Forum: Bulk Carriers 5th February 2016, 20:57
Replies: 1
Views: 2,127
Posted By surfaceblow
Dorothy Ann/Pathfinder heading up Cuyahoga River

Dorothy Ann/Pathfinder heading up Cleveland's Cuyahoga River

http://sharetheriver.com/blog/2016/1/22/xo0y1ejm6c0o1rzfxjnbjxw47i3iym
Forum: Computers and The Internet 12th January 2016, 03:20
Replies: 15
Views: 3,216
Posted By surfaceblow
I just used Windows Movie Marker the other day on...

I just used Windows Movie Marker the other day on a Windows 10 machine to a home movie. I down loaded the software from
...
Forum: Ship Research 9th December 2015, 15:45
Replies: 2
Views: 558
Posted By surfaceblow
Here is a picture of a Farrell Line Ship ...

Here is a picture of a Farrell Line Ship

http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/Njk4WDEwNDU=/z/DmUAAOSw9r1V~FY4/$_35.JPG

Being an American ship the only wood would have been on the bridge wings.

Joe
Forum: The Engine Room 7th December 2015, 13:33
Replies: 40
Views: 5,667
Posted By surfaceblow
I had the same problem two months after the...

I had the same problem two months after the shipyard when the Driving Department deviated out of the channel and scrapped the bottom and filled all of the cooling water strainers with mud. The new...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 4th December 2015, 04:46
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By surfaceblow
Most of my old windows xp age software still...

Most of my old windows xp age software still works on windows 10 operating system. If you end up with problems with older software you can operate under the compatible mode.

Joe
Forum: Brocklebank Line 20th November 2015, 13:01
Replies: 41
Views: 7,064
Posted By surfaceblow
Having the bells so fast that only every third...

Having the bells so fast that only every third bell was answered. After giving going to Bridge Control on a steam ship maneuvering went back to Engine Room Control since it took longer to maneuver...
Forum: The Engine Room 20th November 2015, 01:05
Replies: 40
Views: 5,667
Posted By surfaceblow
May be an early Impressed Current Unit if the...

May be an early Impressed Current Unit if the wire does to a anode or cathode on the hull. Another thought is Degaussing unit.
Forum: The Bridge 3rd November 2015, 14:31
Replies: 25
Views: 4,371
Posted By surfaceblow
I was on a vessel that did a study using a Oil...

I was on a vessel that did a study using a Oil Water emulsion fuel with boilers in the late 80's. The concept was that it was to reduce fuel consumption. I can say that the daily fuel consumption was...
Forum: The Bridge 31st October 2015, 18:52
Replies: 25
Views: 4,371
Posted By surfaceblow
That is what the USCG determined when Chervon...

That is what the USCG determined when Chervon tried to have the ships classed has a self propelled barge. The finding was it did not matter what the plans called the spaces it was still machinery...
Forum: The Bridge 31st October 2015, 16:52
Replies: 25
Views: 4,371
Posted By surfaceblow
The ships were powered by a GE Frame 3 gas...

The ships were powered by a GE Frame 3 gas turbine for the main propulsion system and a Ruston TB3000 gas turbine for auxiliary propulsion. The five ship series were powered by a 12,000 HP main gas...
Forum: The Bridge 31st October 2015, 15:15
Replies: 25
Views: 4,371
Posted By surfaceblow
The Chevron Tankers built between 1975 and 1976...

The Chevron Tankers built between 1975 and 1976 also had no engine room they were 39,842 dead weight ton product tankers were an advanced design with double hulls and a 10,500 horsepower General...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 8th October 2015, 13:33
Replies: 134
Views: 26,953
Posted By surfaceblow
I believe the El Faro had a Voice Data Recorder...

I believe the El Faro had a Voice Data Recorder installed what will sent a signal for about a month.

In other news Tote released the crew list to the Coast Guard
...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 6th October 2015, 17:40
Replies: 134
Views: 26,953
Posted By surfaceblow
NTSB arrives in Jacksonville for El Faro...

NTSB arrives in Jacksonville for El Faro investigation. Tom Roth-Roffy will be the investigator-in-charge. Tom is a ex MSC PAC Chief Engineer.
...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 5th October 2015, 22:49
Replies: 134
Views: 26,953
Posted By surfaceblow
Across the country at the exact same time...

Across the country at the exact same time tomorrow, Saltchuk companies will hold a moment of solidarity in support of those aboard the El Faro and their loved ones and our sister companies TOTE...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 5th October 2015, 15:26
Replies: 134
Views: 26,953
Posted By surfaceblow
The latest news is that the Coast Guard has found...

The latest news is that the Coast Guard has found a body in a survival suit. They believe that the El Faro sank.
...
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