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Advice on Campjon finishing

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Clarke what a great post. I mess about with old boats and have discovered Proline marine enamels. Here in Los Angeles at the Proline store they are about 70
hmorison
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3:16 PM

Seas of Peas Theory

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Thanks for the link. In a light wind it would get up some speed because the 1,000# weight and then you could turn it into the wind and it would coast 50 yards?
jhargrovewright2@juno.com
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Feb 10

Topside Flare

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John Goodman is at the very top of the builder / sailor scale. If he says it... It is so! There are three basic components to windward performance . (1. the
jhargrovewright2@juno.com
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Feb 9

Small Boats Issue

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I used to buy wooden boat however they seem toforget the rest of the world.USA is not central to sailing oooden boats.There wasnever enough international stuff
john colley
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Feb 9

Chine Runners

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Folks,   In the UK there were boats called Westerly centaurs that had  two low aspect fin like members on the bottoms of their hulls. They seemed to be quite
alan enlow
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Feb 8

Fastest cabin or birdwatcher design?

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... Here you go. Garvies were (are) quite good sailers on all points. I studied all the Hapscut material John made available here in discussion, at Duckworks,
graeme19121984
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Feb 8

Scram Pram vs Jewel box revisted

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Hello Rick. I am supposed to meet Andre on Monday, mod day or so at the Norther Eastern Everglades park headquarters. I expect between actually finishing my
joe_mapango
80
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Feb 6

Adding a Mizzen

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Nice! Jim M says don't make any attempt at shifting the balance of the boats sails or Lee Board. Otherwise you could induce Lee helm. Worst case is that the
jolly_roger_4570
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Feb 1

Mahogany leeboard for a Mixer2

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Hi John, Your point about being too precious for a leeboard is well taken and has been on my mind since I remembered it up in the rafters and dug it out. The
kenpreston46
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Jan 23

Frolic 2 Trimaran Thoughts

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One thing to note here is how all sailboats have an immersed double pointy ended shape. Flat bottomed transom sterned boats acquire an underwater pointy aft
graeme19121984
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Jan 20

New file uploaded to Michalak

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Hello, This email message is a notification to let you know that a file has been uploaded to the Files area of the Michalak group. File : /Ryerson's
Michalak@yahoogroups.com
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Jan 20

Viola 26

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Just one more thing. If you are seriously considering a build of one of them I would definitely recommend buying both sets of plans. At $27.50 a piece it's a
chrisbfeller
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Jan 15

AF4

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The 18 foot version is pretty "small" for an 18 footer. The Breve is even smaller and can really only be considered a 2 person boat. Kind of depends upon what
Joseph Stromski
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Jan 10

Scram Pram

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i have had good luck using Dave Lucas hollow mast method. it's pretty easy to do and i have yet to bust any even in pretty hard use.
Gene Berry
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Jan 4

Comparing scram pram and jewel box designs

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I guess If i were going to extend Scram, I would add the extra length as a straight section placed at the apex or the existing curvature. I would then add a
tom sorensen
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Dec 23, 2015
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