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#1 SloopJohnB

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Posted 16 March 2015 - 11:06 PM


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"With age comes wisdom .... and with wisdom comes the knowing when to avoid perfection!"


#2 island time

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Posted 17 March 2015 - 08:15 AM

That's a serious project, and lots of $$ for a 50/50 success rate at this point. You have to admire their willpower! Best of luck to them.


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There is nothing, absolutely nothing, half so much worth doing, as simply messing about in boats


#3 Kestrahl

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Posted 23 March 2015 - 05:10 PM

I'm not sure why they want to fix it, in a one design fleet its going to become the boat that nobody wants!


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Posted 09 September 2015 - 10:34 AM

The yard owner gave the rebuild staff a month off! Good guy.


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I had promised that I wouldn't buy another boat that didn't work, was broken, unfinished, sunk or that I hadn't seen.

#5 John B

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Posted 09 September 2015 - 11:41 AM

I was just thinking of them after reading the powerboat thread where those guys hit something 2 or 3 ft wide. And the Rose Noelle thread where those guys hit something 20 miles wide.
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Posted 18 September 2015 - 09:29 AM

I still shudder when I see the original crash sequence. Should be compulsory viewing for all would-be skippers.


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