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Forums / Technical / Yankee Dolphin Builder Plate Font?  
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Posted: 15 Jun 2012 at 11:13pm
OK, this probably should fall under "hyper-technical" or geek category, but I was wondering if anyone knows the font used on the Yankee Dolphins for "Dolphin on the builder plate? It is a cool font, particularly for the 1970's, and I would like to have my boat name (once I decide) in the same or similar font. I looked at a couple of websites today but nothing was close.

David Williams

Posted: 25 Jun 2012 at 7:16pm
I can't quite answer my own question about the font, but I did look at the default fonts in Word and came up with a couple that appear to be close:


Can someone explain now to insert an image in a post? I tried copying and then uploaded it to Flickr, but no success. I'm sure I'm overlooking someting but it appears the only images I can add are those from another website. David Williams

Posted: 14 Jul 2012 at 11:16am
You can upload your photos to Flickr, or another photo hosting service. Then get the URL address of your photo there, and post it here using this code format:


Note that I left off the last bracket at the end, otherwise the message board thinks my example is actually a photo! Add a close bracket to the end and you are good to go

That's all there is to it!

BTW, instructions for using forum codes like this are found by clicking the blue "Forum Codes" link. All sorts of great stuff in there.

Erik Evens
Los Angeles, CA
"Robin Lee", Yankee Dolphin #118

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