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    Around the Vinyard Race. Ok to use your engine?

    Good on you for sticking it out but.. why not start your engine, motor clear of the mark and start drifting? You wouldn’t of lost the hour plus you anchored and had to sail Around the can and would of only received a 15 minute slap on the wrist? That’s what is BS and typical of Edgartown YC ps I noticed how far in your were in to the beach and thought you might be in trouble
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    Around the Vinyard Race. Ok to use your engine?

    That’s BS. I know of at least 3 boats that withdrew because they used engines to avoid the same sandbar Edgartown YC always does it their own way!
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    Martin 49 Yacht

    Great boats. One of my top choices if I had that money to spend for a dual purpose boat. Looking at that listing, factor in 75-100k for new sails
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    J44 Tuning Guide

    Thank You
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    J44 Tuning Guide

    In particular headstay length and butt position.. ThankYou
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    N2B 2020 Cancelled

    I am in Mass and was registered?
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    Farr 920 - US Watercraft auction

    What do you Want to know? Design 54, was Fresh water boat from Tennessee. Came to NE and then raced locally and key west RW And Charleston RW need light 1, heavy 1 and 3. Two Kites and sail to victory. Sweet boat, out sailed the rating downwind broken mast led it to be owned by hall spar employee where they put alerion rig in. Never sailed by them and sat at waterline for at least 6 years. keel grid area was reinforced at some point. Rudder modification was done in 90’s. Many of the 30’s had simile rudder mod done Where is boat now? Condition? Selling?
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    Boat transport PR to SXM

    Anyone have experience on shipping boat/trailer from PR to SXM? 36’ sport boat currently in Fajardo. We prefer to get boat and trailer but it seems like a logistical nightmare so option 2 is someone in PR with a powerboat that can tow the boat over. This would have to be someone local who can take advantage of a wind/weather window and get boat 120 miles upwind.
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    J111 Worlds Chicago, IL

    Jboat rules allow if your over a certain age
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    McConaghey 38

    Riot was donated to mass maritime and now racing in Caribbean based out of Puerto Rico
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    Making a Carbon Kevlar 1" tube

    Try packing tape
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    NYYC One Design

    It’s an issue and I almost had mine grinded into the main sheet block. Supposedly they will be making covers to help avoid this happening again
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    NYYC One Design

    A third of ones in RI now were made in UK. You can tell which boat you get by the sticker in the stbd aft cockpit
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    Trans-Atlantic Race

    It’s a good thing the watermaker broke for the safety of those on board!
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    NYYC One Design

    Practice weekend was loaded with pros. Even hutch was on board a boat Sunday. Only chance these boats have bog approaching a leeward mark at 15knots is in 25tws! Fun weekend wish we had more breeze Saturday