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      Abbreviated rules   07/28/2017

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  1. Rocket 22

    Yup. You actually complained to Mona that she personalized her sales quotation to you by including a photo of your boat that she found on the internet (ie: already in the public domain). Most customers appreciate that personal touch. Not a great start to a business relationship. In fact, we don't want to do business with you at all now. Sorry. Phil A simply explanation was all that was needed, I'm sorry if I jumped to conclusions. I've had issues with photos being used before.
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    CCI has completely stopped replying to my emails after I pointed out they were using one of my photos without permission. Not super impressed with their customer service at the moment, guess I'm SOL with this pos rudder.
  3. Rocket 22

    When it breaks, take a look at the construction. I would sail it until it breaks but it actually doesn't fit in the cassette any more due to some expansion along the crack. Sent an email to Phils and received a quote back for $1500 for a new one. Seems a little steep for a rudder with multiple breakages.
  4. Rocket 22

    Looks like my Phils Foils rudder is about to go as well, a large crack has formed at the lower edge of the cassette. Seems a little strange that two rudders are having issues in the same location?
  5. Rocket 22

    Does anyone have current rig tuning info? I’ve got some great tips from Alan Barnes but a baseline to start from would be nice.
  6. Rocket 22

    As I mentioned, that's why several of us have gone to custom rudders from Phil's Foils(Competition Composites). +1 for the Phil's Foils rudder, shitton lighter as well.
  7. Rocket 22

    When did you pick up my old boat? We brought it up to Canada from Oregon beginning of July Penticton - Dallas - Hood River - Vancouver. I'd call that a circumnavigation of sorts. Enjoy the boat! We did. She sure has moved around a bit! Definitely been enjoying the boat, even managed to pick up a pickledish in the few months we've had it.
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    When did you pick up my old boat? We brought it up to Canada from Oregon beginning of July
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    Hull #10 here, located near Victoria BC. Obligatory first post tits: