Headgorilla

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About Headgorilla

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    Southold, NY
  • Interests
    Antique boats (1920-30s) and 70's Vintage C&Cs

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  1. Headgorilla

    Brexit WTF, WTF

    it really doesn't matter, the UK and the EU are lost. This whole thread is a mind-fuck.
  2. Headgorilla

    Maintaining Sailing Interest

    The racing programs I see are just kids racing around bouys in little boats, kind of like hamsters on a wheel. There needs to be an aspect of adventure, a future freedom that can be gained by sailing as a sport and by cruising (exploring) new coasts. Boaters are dreamers and romantics, regardless of our sometimes competitive nature, but more adventure has to be introduced As many of us have learned as we age, Sailing gives us endless adventure and possibilities, regardless of the race outcome. Kids and new Sailors have to be shown this.
  3. Headgorilla

    Musto Sucks

    Spent 15 years commercial fishing and always used HH or Grundens, no leaks, good value Boating recreationally and Sailing since a kid and always used HH or Grundens, no leaks, good value Did buy my wife a top of the line Gill Jacket and Pant set, use them lightly but very good. Like anything, as products change ownership so does quality and customer service, too bad for Musto.
  4. Headgorilla

    Hold my beer...

    Wow! on the kiteboarder. (I had hair like that once
  5. Headgorilla

    Country Bumpkin

    Cool.
  6. Headgorilla

    Weather interfering with repairs/upgrades

    oh yeah, weather is always the big factor....but then add in the granddaughters birthday party on the nicest Saturday in march, then I had a great weekend coming up when my goofy 20 year old son wound up in an out of state hospital for something silly....so I had to go to that...ugh.....boat projects require the patience of a cat.
  7. Headgorilla

    Painted (?) Gel Coat Issue

    Bravo Sailorman44!
  8. Headgorilla

    Sail or Bail 2?

    its ugly but I'm in for 2000, sail for the fun of it.
  9. Headgorilla

    Sail or Bail?

    ugly, stubby keel (previously noted) and a shitty cheap interior layout...800k? Bail as fast as we can.
  10. Headgorilla

    Sail or Bail?

    pretty boat, but bail we will.
  11. Headgorilla

    brazilian foil carnival

    jet-skis are a blight.
  12. Headgorilla

    Team NYYC

    Agreed
  13. Headgorilla

    what is it?

    It's dang ugly, whatever it is :(
  14. Headgorilla

    Scary Neel 45 Build Issues

    junk, don't buy