McGyver

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About McGyver

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  1. McGyver

    Annapolis - Powerboat on Sailboat Crime

    Motorboat owner: Your Honor, that sailboat was just going TOO SLOW. Judge: What sailboat was it? Motorboat owner: A J-105, your Honor, Judge: I find for the motorboat. Sailboat to pay for all damages.
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    Annapolis - Powerboat on Sailboat Crime

    Motorboat owner: Your Honor, that sailboat was just going TOO SLOW. Judge: What sailboat was it? Motorboat owner: A J-105, your Honor. Judge: I find for the motorboat. Sailboat to pay all damages.
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    Tim Hahnke

    There will be a wake at SWYC Thu, Aug 9 starting around 5 PM.
  4. McGyver

    trickle down

    "The really funny thing is that the AC teams are looking to spend $100 million and the boats may still sometimes get beaten by kites." I thought about similar lines listening to the commentators get all excited because the America's Cup Class boats were hitting 16 knots in heavy air, knowing that a Melges 24 would be faster.
  5. McGyver

    Kiwi's AC tri foiler ???

    Weirder than a green dog...
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    AC36 CLASS RULE

    Wouldn't it be funny if the computer simulations were wrong and the concept doesn't work? After all, smart people make mistakes... https://www.wired.com/2010/11/1110mars-climate-observer-report/
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    AC36 CLASS RULE

    Is there any chance that we'll see a smaller proof of concept anytime soon?
  8. Could you please tell me under what rule, Mambo?
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    How do you define Good Crew?

    To quote Woody Allen: "99% of life is just showing up."
  10. McGyver

    Hanuman for sale

    When I raced the maxi Alexia I was told that the main was 50K and it was retired after 50 hours, no matter what.
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    “Knot” a cool pun: worst boat names ever

    On a sporty motorboat in Long Beach: Breast Quest All female crew: Cunning Stunts
  12. McGyver

    video evidence

    I wouln'd race a GP26 in San Diego if it were free.
  13. McGyver

    video evidence

    "you'd know that the donovan gp 26 is a stone in light air." So why exactly did you get one for San Diego?
  14. McGyver

    List of crew positions for a 40' race boat

    Isn't she the winner of the 2018 Midwest Swingers Championship?
  15. McGyver

    List of crew positions for a 40' race boat

    You forgot "He-who-looks-at-the-jib-(main)-as-if-he's-actually-thinking."