Archives for Boattalk

BoatTalk 6/14/16

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: John Greenman

Program Topic: boat building fun, beer

Key Discussion Points:

noah’s ark gets extra ram

biodegradeable six­pack rings

building boats with kids

belfast boatbuilding contest

guests:
rob dwelley and bob adler, belfast rotary
nick zarra, new jersey teacher, by phone

BoatTalk 5/10/16

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: sailing with icebergs

Key Discussion Points:
a) why sail north?
b) drone shipping
c) walking to bermuda
d) underwater lounge

BoatTalk 4/12/16

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior

Key Discussion Points:
a) peaceful protesting
b) Fukishima and the Marshall Islands
c) how to hold onto the bow of a cruiser at 18 knots

Guests:
Peter Willcox Rainbow Warrior Captain
Maggie Willcox

BoatTalk 3/8/16

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: survival stories

Key Discussion Points:
a) Maine Boatbuilders’ Show
b) Survival fact and fiction
c) homemade boats

Guests:
Seven Callahan author and movie consultant
Phinias Sprague Portland Yacht Services and Maine Boatbuilders’ Show

BoatTalk 2/9/16

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: bowdoin stories

Key Discussion Points:
a) ice breakinglng carriers
b) new deck for the bowdoin
c) bowdoin captains’ stories

Guests:
John Worth maine maritime academy
Richard Miller maine maritime academy
Larry Kaplan by phone former bowdoin crew and musician

BoatTalk 1/12/16

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: boat stories

Key Discussion Points:
a)cod and warming
b)new deck for the bowdoin
c)david moses bridges

Guest:

andros akshipbuilding.com

BoatTalk 12/8/15

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: houseboats to treasure ships

Key Discussion Points:

a) new treasure ship

b) jimmy buffett’s new boat

c) houseboats

d) in the heart of the sea

Guests:

A) richard winkler maine maritme academy graduate

B) steve stone off center harbor

BoatTalk 11/10/15

Producer/Host: Alan Sprague and Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: boat stories

Key Discussion Points:

a) search and rescue

b)artic stuff

c)getting into boating

Guest: john macdonald