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    Carbon cutter No. 2

    Easy does it,,,,,, next you'll be complaining about sailing with the Lazy Jacks tensioned.
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    Transpac 2019

    Might be you've got your boats and years mixed up.
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    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...
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    Syd-Hobart Yachts, Where are they Now?

    In case anybody asks,,,,,
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    Raida anchored at Vanua Levu September 2017. A fine looking yacht
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    Older well known IOR Boats

    Tenacious was same length and was fuller aft and taller rig
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    great yarns Skip, them's was the days of wooden yachts and happy maidens,,,,,,
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    S&S 36... thoughts

    There's a really nice S&S one tonner for sale (cheap) in Enzed listed on Gumtree
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    Windy in San Diego today!

    :rolleyes: It sure isn't normal, way above,,,,,
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    Windy in San Diego today!

    20 - 25 is windy?  It's blowing 45 - 55 in Hobart right now and just getting started.
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    Put a yellow Brick tracker on it and you'll save from wasting time on all these useless ideas.
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    Volvo RTW Race - April Fools joke. In poor taste

    Malcolm Fraser wandering outside New Orleans Whorehouse without his pants.
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    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,,,
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    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...
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    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...
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    My friend Jeff is doing a solo, non stop circumnavigation -Day 51

    Hope this isn't a modern day Donald Crowhurst,,,,
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    Help Plan our Australian East Coast Cruise

    There's a wonderful wooden boat festival in Hobart first week of February 2017 followed by an organized cruise around the island if you're so inclined. Southern Tasmanian weather is usually wonderful February through early May, though you can often have a hiccup with a cold spell. Port Davey on...
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    Baffling boats

    sorry, I didn't get it at first
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    Baffling boats

    Bob Perry "I know for a fact, that this will be more fun for me than a week cruising on that nice boat. I'd just sit there thinking , "Fuck! When can I get back to designing." Did that come out right?
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    CATARI comes along at Pacific Seacraft

    The Kardashian sisters?