Delta Dog

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  1. Delta Dog

    PHRF, ULDB classes?

    Where is this fleet of foiling PHRF boats?
  2. Delta Dog

    West Point Regatta

    81 boat entered. This race is growing quickly. Last day to register...can we get to 100?
  3. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 "Yahoo"

    I looked at Nightmare before getting Special Edition. What I heard is that is was a B-32 Keel. Also, I believe Fugu is stock...or at least is was when it sold 4 or 5 year ago. Antrim did a new bulb keel for SE about 10 years ago.
  4. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 "Yahoo"

    I know this bug well. Only 1 sure cure!
  5. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 "Yahoo"

    These boats are wonderful sport cruisers and downwind racers. Special Edition is a full turbo version, rating close to 30 sec / mile faster than a stock W-30 and sails very nicely to the rating. More speed for less fuss than anything I've owned...and Ive owed a few ;-) Lethal in light air and always in the hunt off the breeze! T
  6. Delta Dog

    Relative Sailboat Builders Quality

    #1 - Ron Moore , #2 - Terry Alsberg, #3 George Olson, #4 Santa Cruz one else is in the top 10. Schock is 99th.
  7. Delta Dog

    2 man sportboat fleets in California status check

    The earlier posters who said "20 boats make a fleet" is right on...6 - 8 boats will get you a 1 design start for a year or two but in order to have a fleet that sustains over time, you need 20 boats...both Moore 24 and Express 27 are testiment to this. Folks I've talked to about the J-70 fleet seem despondent about the "pro" element and the related arms race associated with getting a boat to the top of the fleet. Local turnout seems low and the boat, while delivering great 1 deign racing, doesn't have the "get up and go" to be to at the front of races like vallejo and ditch run. I'd love to see a Viper fleet pick up in the bay but more cooperation from both local PHRF and YRA is needed. Given used boat pricing, a melges 24 renaissance might be the most viable option for the bay.
  8. Delta Dog

    Totally lost...

    For long Island sound, I think a vintage MORC 30 would be perfect. Something like an Andrew 30 or Nelson Merek 30.
  9. Delta Dog

    what was it?

    Not sure of the design but the general condition look a lot like the WIlderness 30 Special Edition when I purchased her 4 years ago.
  10. Delta Dog

    Barn Find Cal 40

    I'm curious about when the made the change in things that have us talking about sensible uses of money and sailboats in the same sentence...or even the same language. Cal 40 rocks! If you have the "I need a Cal 40 disease", they are the only know cure. The sensible use of money has zero to do with it. If you've got the disease and can afford the cure...why stay sick on minute longer? >Dog out.
  11. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 Info Desired

    Picking up Special Ed. today. Time to get her racing once again.
  12. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 Info Desired

    Same one pop up in the classifieds - listed has having a modified keel and a phrf rating of 96 - which is quite different than the typical ~120 rating for the boat. Anyone know this history of this one?
  13. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 Info Desired

    I'd love to get my hands on Special Ed. Just the contact high from that boat would last a decade. Pretty sure this wasn't the boat for sale in Richmond though. I'd like to see if its in better condition than the boat listed in Moss Landing.
  14. Delta Dog

    Wilderness 30 Info Desired

    One of these popped up on craigs list ovre the last few week - said the boat was in Richmond. Posting is now down - any info?