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    JM1366 replied to the thread Dingy Racing - Ogre Sized man.
    Agreed, the MC is a good boat for ogre-sized guys. MCs are happy as a clam with 300 pounds on the rail, and good fun in breeze. I find...
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    JM1366 reacted to maxstaylock's post in the thread Dingy Racing - Ogre Sized man with Like Like.
    I'm giggling to myself at the image of a weekend warrior walking up to a group of Finn racers, and telling them that their taste in...
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    JM1366 replied to the thread Dingy Racing - Ogre Sized man.
    I'm an engineer, but I still have not necessarily found a correlation between engineering perfection and fun in boats. I'll even admit...
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    JM1366 reacted to Pratt's post in the thread Dingy Racing - Ogre Sized man with Like Like.
    MC Scow
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    JM1366 reacted to ILYAScow's post in the thread Melges 15 with Like Like.
    First one over the side usually has that duty. On an MC its you.
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    JM1366 replied to the thread Melges 15.
    Yeah, I've always done that on my boats, but there are a lot of people who don't. That said, it's also avoidable by closing the bailers...
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    JM1366 replied to the thread Melges 15.
    Bah! All boats should have a radial vang involving a three-foot radius curved traveler track inset into the deck or a rigid vang that...
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    JM1366 replied to the thread Melges 15.
    It's in progress, and there are people on the waiting list... but with the rate of M15 production, Madison will probably have to wait a...
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    JM1366 replied to the thread Opti people are in a cult.
    I'd argue that all sails have gotten insanely expensive. I just bought a new MC main this year - almost $1400. Wasn't that long ago...
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    JM1366 replied to the thread Melges 15.
    I've got a few friends who have sailed M15s now, with one of them putting his name on the waiting list, and it sounds like it's...
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