Hello from upstate south carolina - 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 > Welcome to Sailnet > Introduce Yourself
 Not a Member? 

Introduce Yourself Welcome to the Sailnet.com - The world's largest online sailing community! Tell us about yourself so we can get to know you.


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 04-17-2011
wanderer
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 16
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
dohcdelsol93 is on a distinguished road
Hello from upstate south carolina

finally decided to stop wasting money on fuel and got a sailboat.

I'm in the middle of restoring an old Venture 21 (i believe it's a venture 21)


I'll get pics up as soon as she's done being painted.

If there are any local sailors in the area i'd love to pick your brain! This is my first sailboat. Figured the best way to learn about one is to restore her from the ground up.

Hope to get her on the water in 2 weeks. Just need some parts to finish her up and a better lower back for all the sanding.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 04-22-2011
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Eden, NC
Posts: 14
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
MissNola is on a distinguished road
Good luck! We're working on an old VN23

We'll probably sail her in the Beaufort/Morehead City area in North Carolina.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 04-22-2011
wanderer
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 16
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
dohcdelsol93 is on a distinguished road
thanks for the kind words!

turns out she seem to be an old luger boat, pre venture!

a westwind or winward 21, either way very similar to the venture 21

just picked up the new trailer for her.

the painting is going slower than expected due to weather keeping me from sanding!

got a new mainsail coming by mail, hopefully it will be here early next week and found a local rigging shop. It's coming together slowly
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
South Carolina to the Bahamas FollySailor Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 16 06-23-2011 02:14 PM
Hello from upstate South Carolina ben2go Introduce Yourself 1 12-12-2008 04:11 PM
South Carolina Changes Law zackc Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 6 08-01-2008 02:58 PM
south carolina to corpis cristi brad smith General Discussion (sailing related) 1 03-04-2007 12:37 PM
Bareboat in South Carolina? lee_1999 Chartering 0 02-18-2002 11:28 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:45 AM.

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.