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    Stu Johnstone..Newport Ri

    Selling junk masks on Ebay. Won't accept returns. Way to go Stu. Your family must be proud.
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    Mainsail Track Slides Binding

    Checked tides site. In stainless Sh 600...,$20.91 Headboard..3 inch long ...$34.87 Reef..2 inch long..$27.86 Looks like those slides were "modified ". Corners.. Best of luck
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    East Coast yards for winter haul out?

    Mystic Shipyard. Not Seaport. Excellent. CT.
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    Boat Dogs - What to look for?

    My friends from Manhattan Beach and La Paz have rescued over 150 dogs from Mexico...great people.
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    Cat tails from over the horizon

    Doing a Jordan Series Drogue for a family from California picking up their new to them , Outremer 55 , Martinique few weeks, early March 2020. all dyneema rode and bridle legs. less than 30 lbs plus tail end weight.
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    Wauquiez Gladiator

    Pretty sure there is or was one right in your area...kind of famous owner in music industry . Last I heard was planning transatlantic to France.
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    Gunboat 68

    Saw yacht Condor at Newport Shipyard Nov. 2nd. Both hulls partially shrink wrapped. To protect?
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    Sailcloth Choices

    Most use the same software for making the sails, so the shapes are awfully similar. yeh right. ridiculous comment, Dave
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    J/105 Companionway trim

    used aluminum on a J 22. 4 foot lengths lowes
  10. 32 ft. trimaran competing in a feeder race to Europe 1 STAR "A Busy Month For The U.S. Coast Guard's Vessel Rescue Net Work" Port hull forward cross member had snapped- 700 miles southeast of Nantucket-gale force winds, 20 ft. seas- mast blown down - hulls smashing together. Set series drogue and activated EPIRB - readied life raft and donned survival suit. Skipper David D.: "When something so out of control as this happens there isn't much else you can do other then having a good meal and listening to some Jimmy Buffet" which is what he did. A cargo ship was directed to him by a Coast Guard aircraft and he was picked up about 5 hours later and taken to Norway. Note that he reported no further damage to the boat after the drogue was deployed.
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    Daisy Staysail

    Baby blue most likely hood sails. Most daisy sails weren't Kevlar, worked at sobstad old saybrook ct, early / mid 80s. Boat?
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    Older / Smaller J Boats

    J27. Great. Buy one fairly cheap and resell for probably same price few years later. 18 knots daysailing w code zero . Planed at about 16 true wind speed w code zero. Code zero was nothing fancy for fabric, 1.5 oz nylon, but design was by one of the best, my friend Ralph S.
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    marine surveyor eastern Long Is?

    Barnaby Blatch. Atlantic Marine Survey. Johnson Marine. Ken and son. Mystic ct area
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    Randall Reed Halfway There

    Randall has an all Dyneema rode Jordan Series drogue. With 2 sets high tech bridle legs, less than 30 lbs drogue itself, plus bridle legs, weight for tail end.
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    Jeanne Socrates - nonstop solo RTW 2018

    Looks like sun rotted leech. Perhaps too much time uncovered on boom. Can see the red N is partially faded by uv. Unfortunately, fabric is probably weakened entire leech.