Time for a break from my insane schedule so we are fixing to drive down to Frisco to pick up a Hudson force 50 and sail her back up to the yard. She's a bit rough in some spots but not too bad.
I figure we can screw on some plates to hold that sprit together and only fly a yankee in light air. This thing has a big staysail that we can fly when it gets up to 30 knots (which it will).
All in all, a nice escape from my seven day a week two job bullshyte.
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PassageWeather shows a 960mb Low spinning around in the Gulf of Alaska but we'll see if it stays there or not. I know we'll get 30+ off Mendicino, always do...