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5909

Region 1 Championships

Footy Skippers NOTICE The AMYA Region One Footy Class Championship (originally scheduled for June 27) WILL be sailed at Rosemary Lake in Needham, Mass on
pea92182
Aug 24
#5909
 
5908

Re: switch covers

Most reed switches are NC: http://nz.rs-online.com/web/p/reed-switches/1718465/ http://nz.rs-online.com/web/p/reed-switches/1718465/ SP-CO are available at
rustynail_snr
Aug 22
#5908
 
5907

Re: switch covers

The mag switch is my current choice. Like the idea of iron to hold magnet. I plan on using a NC switch so only use would be to turn off after sailing. Thank
Dan
Aug 21
#5907
 
5906

Re: switch covers

Interesting concept. Will keep in mind although deck strength and water could be a problem. Neither is insurmountable. Thank you Dan Sent from my iPad
Dan
Aug 21
#5906
 
5905

Re: switch covers

Thomas: Excellent suggestion. Will try it out if mag switch set up does not work smoothly. Thank you Dan Sent from my iPad
Dan
Aug 21
#5905
 
5904

Re: switch covers

Lorenzo: I like this concept using magnetic switches. In process of sourcing. Would use a NC switch so only use of magnet would be to turn off out of the
Dan
Aug 21
#5904
 
5903

Re: switch covers

Great idea!
Lorenzo Geib
Aug 19
#5903
 
5902

Re: switch covers

Hobby King has a soft silicon large cover. I prefer to use a sealed magnetic (reed) switch. At a $1 plus a small magnet they avoid all corrosion that ends all
rustynail_snr
Aug 19
#5902
 
5901

Re: switch covers

One method may appeal to you is to use a three lead servo connector, built into or onto the deck. Use two of the leads as a loop to turn the power on and the
pyxis738
Aug 18
#5901
 
5900

Re: switch covers

Find a mini toggle switch you like and add waterproof covers like these.
Lorenzo Geib
Aug 18
#5900
 
5899

Re: switch covers

I do not do switches. Just connect the batteries directly to the Rx, and close the hull watertight! I use electric tape for that... easy to remove if I want
Thomas Armstrong
Aug 18
#5899
 
5898

switch covers

I have built 2 Footys and really need to find better waterproof covers for the on/off switches. The ones I have,from Tower, are so stiff they will fail the
Dan
Aug 18
#5898
 
5897

Footy regattas in Florida

Hi gang, anyone knows about footy regattas here in Florida?? I went to a couple of them years ago and they where the most fun tou could have with your clothes
enrico74ec
Aug 9
#5897
 
5896

Footy Regatta August 22, Wolfeboro, NH

The annual Sasquatch Regatta will be held on Saturday, August 22 at Back Bay in Wolfeboro, NH. Skippers meeting will be at 9:45, and racing will be from 10:00
mudhenk27
Aug 3
#5896
 
5895

Re: Footy help

Check out the following "Pool Shark" Footy: http://www.sailbakersfield.com/uploads/2/2/0/5/22059996/pool_shark_details.pdf Available from bakersfield, CA. Stan
stan ogden
Aug 1
#5895
 
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