Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Topics List

Low Density Polyethylene Sails
(5)
I think webbing is a great idea, and is strongly advocated in The Sailmaker's Apprentice. I did use (non-adjustable) boltrope on each side of the sail,

pseudo15prt
5
posts
Mar 2

Topics List

Robbsboat
(102)
hey Tom, I'm building that Bolger sharpie I mentioned. It's 18 ft @ 1581 lbs disp. I'm going with a cambered Chinese lug, But i think I told you the total sail

endupfound
102
posts
Feb 28

Topics List

Boats and Lightning Strikes
(3)
There is only 1 way to keep your rudder on in the Texas 200. THRU BOLTS!!! Otherwise you are kidding yourself, & everyone els.   There is only 1 way to keep

Martin Houston
3
posts
Feb 21

Topics List

Campjon, make bottom thicker?
(16)
Chris, Thanks for the ideas! Duke

redlegduke
16
posts
Feb 15

Topics List

Expected speeds on 'Jonsboats'
(3)
wife and i want to do same trip.We have A Hartley ts 16 with 7.5HP Evinride.  "There is magic in the feel of a paddle and the movement of a canoe, a magic

john colley
3
posts
Feb 11

Topics List

"Bottoms Up!" New AF3 by Michalak
(5)
Looking forward to seeing a Normsboat. Almost built it but opted for the AF3 for a singelhander.Looks easier to get off an oyster reef, which I did have some

Martin Houston
5
posts
Feb 8

Topics List

Mayfly 16
(32)
Thank you, I had considered making cushions for the bench seats. This will, as you said, raise the seat, and it will make the seat more comfortable. Lezlie

lezliehenson
32
posts
Jan 29

Topics List

Petrosail?
(14)
Yes, we plan to be, but for some reason they pushed up the date on a meeting I have to be at that's usually in late June; so we'll be driving from Chattanooga

Curran Bishop
14
posts
Jan 29

Topics List

reading Jim's plans - woobo
(5)
Exactly right. Just did it that way for my IMB. I cut all the panels out prior for my larsboat and had a lot of gaps, probably due to my cutting, but its

tsgosnell
5
posts
Jan 27

Topics List

Sailing Barge / Scow
(5)
'oh, i see' said the blind man. vertical sides. i like em, i've built a couple: a bolger junebug and an 8' sailing dinghy. To: Michalak@yahoogroups.com From:

daniel brown
5
posts
Jan 25

Topics List

Comparison of the Raid and the Laguna
(14)
Dave, Thanks for your generous offer. I'll be in touch. Thomas31709

thomas31709
14
posts
Jan 20

Topics List

Woobo mast length
(11)
downwind try hiking to windward (if you havent done it) to move the center of effort of the sail over the center of balance- for speed and balance downwind.

daniel brown
11
posts
Jan 14

Topics List

Polytarp Sail Making Class
(3)
Our goal is to taylor this class to each class member's project as much as possible. You will get a PolySail Kit suitable for making your sail with the class.

polysail
3
posts
Jan 12

Topics List

Jim Michalak website issues?
(5)
I've just run a check and the time is 1315 GMT +11 and no problem with site access. Hylton Gardiner To: Michalak@yahoogroups.com From: Michalak@yahoogroups.com

Hylton ...
5
posts
Jan 6
View First Topic Go to View Last Topic
Loading 1 - 14 of total 14 topics