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Uglydave 06-26-2008 01:05 PM

G'Day from WA
 
Hi from UglyDave. my friends just call me ugly:)
Recently purchased a Swarbrick S80.
So far I have taken the boat out three times Each time I learn something new (many things). Dont reverse into the sea wall. Open the fuel tank vent valve. Have mooring lines ready before trying to moor.
I'm sure I will have many stories for your amusement soon.

Ugly Dave

teshannon 06-26-2008 01:13 PM

Welcome to Sailnet Ugly, glad to have you with us and best of luck with the boat.

merlin2375 06-26-2008 03:19 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Uglydave (Post 333880)
Dont reverse into the sea wall.

I think I've heard of this, thanks for bringing it up :)

Welcome aboard!

Ilenart 06-27-2008 06:29 AM

Good to see another Aussie. There are few of us amongst all these Yanks.

Ilenart

PTsailing 06-27-2008 01:41 PM

Welcom Ugly,
Here's a couple more for you, have a float or floating line if you tow a dinghy, or a face mask and a kayak drysuit available if you don't. :) Have fenders out before you hit the dock and practice reefing before sailing into heavy gusting winds!
Have fun! We are!
Juli and Bill


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