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Forum: Bristol   07-06-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,041
b32

you have to get a survey for insurance anyway!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-05-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,576
Reefing

Sounds to me like your raising the boom when you reef, the idea when reefing is to shorten sail and lower the center of effort, keeping the sail balanced, somewhat, by raising the boom the amount...
Forum: Bristol   11-18-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Bristol owners. Org

Yes I do, i'm in the data base with my B 27, thanks
Forum: Bristol   11-14-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Bristol 35

Ok I'm trying again to get some info on the boat that I just aquired, I have no
info on it, there is no registraion number's, no hull Numbers on the transom,
the name and hailing port have been...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-22-2012
Replies: 16
Views: 999
Stepping the mast

If you go to the alberg 30 site there is an article for unstepping the mast, it takes a minimum of 3 people and a rig, cheaper to go up the mast
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-18-2012
Replies: 52
Views: 2,780
Re: New(er) vs. Old(er)

I would say that the captain of this boat got taken twice by a not so forthright seller and a surveryor that didn't do his job! spending all that money so soon those problems were there from the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   10-12-2012
Replies: 28
Views: 2,184
Re: Help With Offshore Navigation

you need to listen to everyone here, if you don't get that your gps tells you where you are, gives you lattitude and longitude of your position and read a chart that willl gives you lat and lon of...
Forum: Bristol   10-10-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 705
Bristol 35

Are there any b35 owners out there? Just like to get some info, see if you like the boat, I have the cb dinette model
Forum: Bristol   09-27-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 605
bristol 35

Well everyone I just closed the deal for my new to me b35, I think the price was right, the boat was abandoned, but now I have to re-equip the boat, the boat I believe is from the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-18-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,761
Smile do it

as long as your buying the Delher 31 for a good price, look for the deal,get's you sailing if you buy right and all the upgrades and maintanance increase the value you might get some back if you sell...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-22-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,441
I would probably go with what my insurance co...

I would probably go with what my insurance co says I don't know what others say mine says 25 miles after that I'm not covered.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   02-05-2009
Replies: 1,090
Views: 279,833
here's some pic's been lurking long enough. and...

here's some pic's been lurking long enough. and how do you load pic's as part of you message tried a dozen times different ways??
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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-27-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 1,312
Cool prop pitch

here is a link to the cape dory web site that has a calculator for everything it's at the bottom also have another one from another site and then the formulas that should help. If you want to get...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-26-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 1,312
Cool you think that you will find it hard to overload...

you think that you will find it hard to overload engine but it is the combustion chamber heat that is a problem you will understand that when the piston or pistons decide to burn a hole in them the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-25-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 915
Cool flux gate compass

anyone out there know what the part # to the flux gate compass that is compatable with autohelm 3000 this is the older unit made by imi I believe or better yet anyone have a compass they are willing...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-10-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 723
spinnaker

look on ebay I see quite few for auction, I actually bought one from ebay 400 with sock good shape. check it out for a week or so .
Forum: Bristol   08-12-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 3,415
head liner

the head liner stops at the bulk head it does not go any further. I have a 68 27 "My Maria" on the Bristol Yacht/owners sites go pic's on there.
I've My Maria for 2 seasons been thru her from Bow to...
Forum: Mass Bay Sailors   04-13-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,409
newburyport,isle of...

newburyport,isle of shoals,portsmouth,kittery,ogunquit
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-10-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 17,512
I have the 1000 on my b27 works great the...

I have the 1000 on my b27 works great the directions say that the unit is water proof and is sealed and not to open it at all says it is not neccessary to open at all missed out on the wind vane last...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-04-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Wink lazy jacks

I made my own lazyjacks on my bristol 27 last year I used 1/4" for everything,did my own eyesplicing, for the first time spicing came out great important thing is they work great, my hand still...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-04-2008
Replies: 47
Views: 5,631
cheap panel

northern tool has a 15w solar panel for $79.00 order catalog and check them out , also for anyone looking for wind generator cheap same place $800.00
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   03-21-2008
Replies: 76
Views: 5,564
they don't give a s??t, that's why, they don't...

they don't give a s??t, that's why, they don't deserve to own a boat they just don't care!!! But they will be the first to say what happened or blame the marina if there was an accident and somebody...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-06-2008
Replies: 203
Views: 13,201
This is not directed at anyone. While I agree...

This is not directed at anyone.
While I agree with alot of what you say,most idiots will still be idiots, licence or not, sailboat or power boat, all though I have to admit that I see more a^%$#le ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   01-06-2008
Replies: 73
Views: 5,619
it depends on if you spend more time at the dock...

it depends on if you spend more time at the dock polishing the gelcoat and refinishing the bright work (yacht)than sailing (sailboat). I'd rather have a boat.
Forum: Learning to Sail   01-06-2008
Replies: 304
Views: 57,266
more, more, more!!!!!!!!! HELP ME !!!!!! Need...

more, more, more!!!!!!!!! HELP ME !!!!!! Need More input.

Great job thanks for the time , only problem boat is on the hard cann't practice what you preach, too much snow.
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