SailNet Community - View Single Post - The sail back
Thread: The sail back
View Single Post
  #19  
Old 12-19-2010
souljour2000's Avatar
souljour2000 souljour2000 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 601
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
souljour2000 is on a distinguished road
Thanks for posting the details of your outing..this forum serves it's purpose best when real-world situations can be discussed, analyzed, etc... someone can learn something useful that may help someone else.


In this case I'd say try to get that Atomic 4 fixed...using an outboard with a big 32-foot Irwin has got to be a bear since that prop cant be too far below the water. Propeller cavitation is a nuisance at times with my SF 24 and 9.8 sailmaster outboard but single-handing a 24-footer is one thing...I'd imagine a 32-footer is alot more boat under those conditions when your alone..

Last edited by souljour2000; 12-19-2010 at 11:10 AM.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook