Happy Halloween !!! Up at 0500 this morning picking up tons new rope and line from a Southern California rope company. They are moving and are really cleaning house. We purchase most of it by the pound and that's how we are selling a lot of it. We are buried in line and we are blowing it out at from $1.50 to $3.50 a pound !! For you, this means you are saving 60 to 80% off the big box store prices. A cruiser presently anchored in our harbor was totally excited that he had located almost 200 feet of 5/8 Specta priced at ninety five cents a foot. "Herr Minney" he said, "how do you do it? Last time I purchased Specta jib sheets for my 60' ketch I pay $8.00 a foot!!!" He then tossed the large coil of line over his shoulders and pedaled his bicycle back to the DivBar restaurant to his rubber boat. In a few days he sails for Ensenada to haul out and then back home to South America. Got the morning off to a great start. As we were unloading rope a skipper came in with a pair of Lewmar 40 aluminum self tailing winches as barter goods. Soon we were loading that lovely pair of bronze chrome plated Lewmar 46"s that we featured in the BLOG a few days ago into the back of his car. He was $1250.00 lighter but couldn't wait to install the new 46"s while wearing a brand new Minney's TEE shirt.