56949Re: Jessie Cooper isometrics
- Feb 27, 2008--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "loosemoosefilmworks"
Thanks Bob for the comments regarding the lug - I've looked LM II
lustingly but the is too big.
When I built my Wish II I changed the smallish jib headed main
to a standing lug and added some extra ballast to compensate.
>three layers of 12MM)
> We built Loose Moose (our Jessie Cooper) using a plywood bottom (
> with two layers of 10 OZ glass over all and overkill on the chinehaving tape plus both bottom
> coures overlap the chine as well as the side panel glass...whichheld up very well and last we
> heard was still going strong!better than anyone would have
> It was certainly a great boat... quite liveable and it sailed far
> guessed. I certainly loved the rig and if there was one mistake wemade in the design of
> Loose Moose 2 was adopting the Gaff rig in favor of the lug.
> Bob Wise
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