SailNet Community - View Single Post - The Jibster
Thread: The Jibster
View Single Post
Old 02-13-2013
jppp jppp is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Yorktown Hts NY
Posts: 271
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
jppp is on a distinguished road
Re: The Jibster

Jibsters sail sailboats. The rest of us, push buttons to outhaul a sail, push buttons to trim a sail, push buttons to start our yanmars, push buttons to navigate, push buttons to raise an anchor, push buttons to adjust the auto pilot. We spend thousands to squeeze out an extra knot. We have back ups for the back up GPS. Jibsters sail sailboats. I respect them. Me personally? I want to sail fast and want to know exactly where I am on the face of the earth.
'79 Camper & Nicholson 303, Blow'd up labor day
Sunfish just fine
Dyer Dow, crushed in Hurricane Sandy
Angler 204 Cuddy-, Crushed in Hurricane Sandy
Yes all true, No wonder no one will go on the water with me.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook