SailNet Community - Search Results

   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 > Search Forums
 Not a Member? 


Showing results 1 to 25 of 58
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: blackflagsailor
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 1 Day Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
I've been thinking about getting new rigging....

I've been thinking about getting new rigging. It's old and probably needs replacing. I've looked at shroud adjusters and was wondering whether to keep with turnbuckles on the boat or going with...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-lark 14 traveller repair

I have all the components still. I shall have to check out good o' Fisheries when I'm in Seattle next.

I was going through my photos and I did find one of the traveler a few years ago.
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-lark 14 traveller repair

No backing plates. Just some stainless machine screws possibly and washers. It always bothered me. Last time I took her out the eye straps stretched out. I've been looking into ways of improving and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-lark 14 traveller repair

Nice profile pic! Cheers! :)

I disassembled it last year but here are a few pics of the eye straps on the top side.
...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By blackflagsailor
Question C-lark 14 traveller repair

Hello all! I have been absent on here for a long while. Last year I had changed jobs and my new position sadly didn't allow for much free time...

Anyway, I don't think the traveller rig on my...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-25-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,325
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-Lark Spinnaker

Boy I'd love to take you up on that offer! Unfortunately I'm in Moses Lake till later this year. Then I will be back home on the greener side of the state.

Right now she is factory rigged...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-25-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,325
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-Lark Spinnaker

Spinnaker pole mounting ring on the mast. :)
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-25-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,325
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-Lark Spinnaker

Might be the best way to get a pole:

Spinnaker Pole Kits (http://www.forespar.com/products/spinnaker-pole-kits.shtml)

I haven't had any luck on info for factory spinnaker specs or finding used...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-25-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

Okay, so it looks like the book I have uses a 470 for many of the diagrams and a lot of the pictured examples throughout the book. For those who are wondering, those pictures came from "Small Boat...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-18-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,447
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Swaged Ball end stop fittings?

I'll make a little presentation here with pictures! :)

Okay, so I have a I have a length of steel rope with a captive pin shackle that attaches to the sail head. The sail attaches by feeding into...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-17-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,447
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Swaged Ball end stop fittings?

I am sailing a 14' dinghy. Not a big cruiser. Not sure if the setup is different on larger boats. I have a length of steel rope with a captive pin shackle that attaches to the sail head. At the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-17-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,447
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Swaged Ball end stop fittings?

I'm actually considering switching over to all rope. Not this season but possibly by next. How would I use a stop for the halyard with rope instead of steel wire?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

Well hey! I gotta check that out! Thanks for the tip! :)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

Lively topic! :) I should explain why I'm asking about reaching hooks I guess. I have a C-Lark 14 that I am researching rigging a spinnaker for. There isn't much info on spinnakers for my boat. I...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

I think you may have solved this great mystery! :)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

Here's a few images:

http://i56.photobucket.com/albums/g199/kazubb/C-Lark/IMG_1087_zpsab1a0b86.jpg (http://s56.photobucket.com/user/kazubb/media/C-Lark/IMG_1087_zpsab1a0b86.jpg.html)

...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

Thanks for sharing! :) I've never seen something like that.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

Hi! :)

You mean a Gaff Hook? I don't think these are for something like that. They honestly look like clamcleats that the spinnaker sheets are run through. I'll see if I can photo some pics from...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-09-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 2,428
Posted By blackflagsailor
Reaching hooks for Spinnaker sheets?

In one of my sailing books, I have a few small sailboat rigging diagrams. Both of these show something that looks like clamcleats mounted near or at the shroud/turnbuckle chain plates. Although I'm...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 05-01-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,325
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-Lark Spinnaker

I'm leaning more towards an adjustable height pole. It looks like there are a few simple ways I could rig one. I still want to find some examples of C-Larks with Spinnakers so I can get an idea.
...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-21-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,325
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: C-Lark Spinnaker

It doesn't seem too difficult to rig it for a spinnaker, but I want to see some examples of C-Larks with spinnakers.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 04-20-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,325
Posted By blackflagsailor
C-Lark Spinnaker

I am looking for any information on setting up a Spinnaker on a C-Lark racing dingy. It looks at though it was an option according to the original brochure. If there are any fellow C-Lark sailors out...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-20-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 969
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Need advice on painting

I've been thinking about this and I still want to redo the boat. I'd like to change it to a blue hull, white topside. It's a labor of love. I want her to be beautiful. Any advice on how to do this?
...
Forum: Other Brands 04-10-2014
Replies: 19
Views: 5,872
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: c-lark rigging

I'd love to see how a spinnaker is setup on the C-Lark as well.

Also, I wanted to share this with you if it hasn't already found it's way to you. Really helped me out.

C Lark Info Main Page...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 04-08-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,323
Posted By blackflagsailor
Re: Second hand sailboat hardware?

These are what were on the boat at one point. (Oh, for anyone wondering, I'm sailing a C-Lark 14)

Do they still make these slugs? they are 7/8" by 1/2 diameter.
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 58

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:12 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, 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.