Recent content by fromtas

  1. F

    Carbon cutter No. 2

    Easy does it,,,,,, next you'll be complaining about sailing with the Lazy Jacks tensioned.
  2. F

    Transpac 2019

    Might be you've got your boats and years mixed up.
  3. F

    Improbable

    Bruce, a great project and commendable that you're doing the upgrades. Any thought to laminating lightweight spruce stiffeners to the braces you've created between the cutouts on the bulkhead/frames? Looking forward to seeing the amazing Improbable on the water again with renewed performance...
  4. F

    Syd-Hobart Yachts, Where are they Now?

    In case anybody asks,,,,,
  5. F

    Improbable

    Raida anchored at Vanua Levu September 2017. A fine looking yacht
  6. F

    Older well known IOR Boats

    Tenacious was same length and was fuller aft and taller rig
  7. F

    Improbable

    great yarns Skip, them's was the days of wooden yachts and happy maidens,,,,,,
  8. F

    S&S 36... thoughts

    There's a really nice S&S one tonner for sale (cheap) in Enzed listed on Gumtree
  9. F

    Windy in San Diego today!

    :rolleyes: It sure isn't normal, way above,,,,,
  10. F

    Windy in San Diego today!

    20 - 25 is windy?  It's blowing 45 - 55 in Hobart right now and just getting started.
  11. F

    HURRICANE SEASON 2018-LESS THAN 100 DAYS AWAY

    Put a yellow Brick tracker on it and you'll save from wasting time on all these useless ideas.
  12. F

    Volvo RTW Race - April Fools joke. In poor taste

    Malcolm Fraser wandering outside New Orleans Whorehouse without his pants.
  13. F

    Jimmy Buffet just bought one of ugliest sailboats I have ever seen...

    Well, at least this one made it out of the shed before the owner lost interest,,,
  14. F

    My newest project

    In some weird turn of events she was told that she would be the winner. The interesting thing is that a great deal of the correspondence concerning this contest has been collected and preserved. I looked at the file. I read letters from the committee members. One letter says something like...
  15. F

    What would you buy for a 3-5yr cruise with family of 4

    If you're still in the hunt position you might check out the Peterson designed Deerfoot advertised in the So Cal Log. <[email protected]> Has good gear and great condition and could be ready to go without much work. Don't be put off by the length, likely no harder to sail...
Top