Venture 21 - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 12-04-2003
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 4
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
paulcyre is on a distinguished road
Venture 21

Just purchased a 21'' venture 1973 that has been
sitting uncovered in a back yard for the last 8 years.
All seems in tact, but what do I know, I''m a
Corinthian as far as sailing goes.

Where can one get parts, used and/or new for these
boats? There was never a bow pulpit on this boat and
I would like to add one as well as a number of
replacement fittings.

Regards
Paul Cyre
703-906-3027 Virginia
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 12-10-2003
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Wilson, NY
Posts: 562
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 14
Irwin32 is on a distinguished road
Venture 21

I am not sure, but I think that Venture and McGregor are related. I seem to remember those designs merging at some point. McGregor is a presently operating manufacturer.

Many boat parts are not particular to manufacturers and can be be found by searching West, Defender, JSI, etc.

Things like pulpits are simply stock stainless tubing, placed in a bender and bent to fit your boat. For supporting stanchions on the pulpits, there are "t" fittings available to tie into the pulpit and angled stanchion bases to help.

This is one of the fun parts of owning an older boat. You get to meet lots of new people.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 12-30-2003
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
bthomasail is on a distinguished road
Venture 21

I just sold a 1973 22'' Venture. I found a lot of info on the web. The best place for parts is Havencraft.com. Good luck, hope you enjoy yours as much as we did ours.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 01-07-2004
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Iowa
Posts: 5
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
philbrown is on a distinguished road
Venture 21

Join SailNets email list Macgregor-list. Lots of advice here.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
25 MacGregor Venture Handbook nthompson General Discussion (sailing related) 10 01-02-2009 05:30 PM
Venture 24 PHRF Bawgy Racing 7 09-10-2004 11:48 AM
Venture 2-24 (1973) hneely Learning to Sail 8 12-31-2002 05:30 AM
Venture 17 V17CarlSheila Boat Review and Purchase Forum 0 04-02-2002 02:48 PM
McGregor Venture Catamaran titianblond Gear & Maintenance 0 09-09-2001 01:49 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:03 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.