Recent content by mattyc

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    OSTAR 2022

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    OSTAR 2022

    I don't think than any of the 50' multis have bettered Etienne's record or any Class 40 monos either. Multihuler, not answering your phone these days?
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    OSTAR 2022

    Skateaway would be a good candidate for taking on Etienne's 1992 time on Up My Sleeve ( Walter Greene design) of 16 days, 6 hours, 45 minutes. Still a record for Class 3 under 40'. That will be tough to better.
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    OSTAR 2022

    You wouldn't come in last if you entered your 40' Antrim. Go for the glory multihuler.
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    OSTAR 2022

    Well, the 60th anniversary of this famous race has been again postponed due to Covid uncertainty that led to some competitors to withdraw. The start date for the 2022 edition will be May 15th, about 3 weeks earlier than the usual early June start. Only 14 entrants are currently signed up so far...
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    Trogear Bowsprit ????

    38' Newick Native trimaran.
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    2020 Caribbean Multihull Challenge

    Both amas filled up with water on the trip from St Croix to SXM. . Maybe know the facts before before passing judgement.
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    Trogear Bowsprit ????

    I thought I might build my own using a 100% carbon windsurfing mast as the starting point. However with time  being in short supply, Trogear might be a wiser option.
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    Trogear Bowsprit ????

    I would like hear from anyone how has installed one of these on their multihull. Quality, engineering, any breakages, worth the money?
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    Sint Maarten Multihull Regatta - Erik Prince - Blackwater?

    Nobody? Anyone know anybody on the posted crew list?
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    Sint Maarten Multihull Regatta - Erik Prince - Blackwater?

    Does anyone know if the owner of the Nigel Irens trimaran Shockwave (ex Paradox), one Erik Prince, is "the" Erik Price, CEO of Blackwater Inc? Currently entered in the 2020 Sint Maarten Multihull regatta.
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    Wireless Masthead Wind Instrument For Rotating Mast

    Indian Chief, Does your Tacktick take into account mast rotation and properly provide all wind info or is it strictly for wind speed?
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    Wireless Masthead Wind Instrument For Rotating Mast

    Looking for a wireless masthead wind instrument that will work on my 48' rotating mast. Has anyone out there have any real world experience with SailTimer? The concept sounds great but I've been unable to find any glowing reviews. The have recently starting shipping the latest version - any...
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