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About madohe

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  1. Face it, you are old....... and I say that with the utmost respect for the old... Oooops, there goes another decade.
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    Beneteau 10R

    On the 10r I beercan race with (generally) 5 crew...... Updated rudder. Base of mast in center position. 4-6 inches of mast pre-bend. Lighten the aft end of the boat, especially in light air.(toss tactician overboard) Store spare sails at base of mast, generally keep weight over the keel to reduce pitching. Use rail meat to control bow up/down and heel. Sails best relatively flat, 8-10 degrees heel max. 10-12 knots of wind is when we change from 130 jib to 105 jib. Jib barber haulers for 105 jib to be able to sheet well inboard. 12-15 knots is when we consider reefing to keep boat on her feet. Use backstay judiciously. What race? Regardless, best of luck!
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    Random PicThread

    Name that bridge....
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    Exemplary Cruising Videos

    Watched this on Amazon Prime last night. Sorta fun, in a German Engineer kinda way..... I apologize for any inconvenience due to Amazon.... the video really is fun, in a weird sorta way.
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    Is Ellon Muske attenssion hoarre?

    Drift alert.....! Have you tried....? Very tasty.... Now back to the thread.
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    Junk on the trunk

    If Rube Golberg owned a boat....
  7. Oh great, someone misplaced Rimas...... The Malaita Gastronomical Society-Women's Auxillary is officially disappointed.
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    Interesting new DIY Catamaran build

    Back then engineers could still work a slide rule....
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    The NFL Tells Trump to Shut Up

    And the crowd goes wild......
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    Sold everything to sail the world...boat sunk on day 2

    I've been waiting for the "Rimas Does the Atlantic" tour, but this pair may do nicely......
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    Sailing Simulator

    I've been trying to simulate sailing for 50 years....
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    What Did I Ever Do to Piss Off the Gods?

    I get those same symptoms....... But it's from one of these.. Not making light, just sayin'