Forum: Introduce Yourself
2 Days Ago
Re: Looking forward to season 2
I would caution you - there's no such thing as a free boat!!;)
Having said that, it sounds like it's already floated you around a bit, so it can't be too bad.
6 Days Ago
Re: First time crewing/racing this weekend
You've got good advice to this point - but you asked for the top 3 things you should know...so here's my list (as a racing skipper).
- understand that 'ease', 'out', 'loose', 'deep' and a half...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)
3 Weeks Ago
Re: Singlehanding Pedestal Steering
I like the questions you've been asking. You'll do well at this.
WE have a couple of C&C 30's in our fleet, as well as 33, 34, and my 35.
My opinion - the best thing you can do for...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum
Re: A survey is not poetry
I wish I'd had a chance to hear about you 2 years ago.
I had a 35' C&C-1 surveyed in Sept 2012, for insurance purposes...and I suspect that a boilerplate was used, since the critical...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance
Re: Sail size? Can you tell what it is?
Gary's technique for measuring is correct.
Also, don't listen to all the people who are telling you that sail's useless.
Your boat looks like a mid-70's C&C, or similar?