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Search: Posts Made By: Edward3
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 06-13-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

30-40 knts approaching Gibraltar. Guilluimer fell during maneuver and hurt/cracked ribs. Detour to Cadiz.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-16-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

this thread is lost
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-04-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Jeff, really hard to compare a J/105 to a J/70. I agree with the analogy of transferring the comparison with the Melges 24 on the fast side. The two are closely matched when running and making the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-20-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

WOW!!! the JPK 1080 looks great-very similar to there 38FC, great cockpit with center tiller steering, traveler in back of boat, view of the outside world from down below...
It has every thing and...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-19-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Juan K and team has some explaining to do - first Rambler 100 (Speedboat) capsize in the Fastnet a couple years ago, Artemis AC72 breakup and death of Bart, now Cheminees IMCO 60 broken into a few...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-13-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Wheels, Travelers and Winches

Having steered some dual wheel 40' boats, I can say sitting down and reaching for the main sheet winch and traveler is rather uncomfortable due main sheet winch is...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-06-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Hans, can you check the link you posted on the 350 and 410.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-31-2014
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Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Christopher Dragon is another Sydney GTS that raced down in Florida the past couple of weeks. A sweet lookin ride with it's low cut dog house, straight bow, long sprint...
Being a new boat the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-28-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: 52 Super series Key West regatta

I missed the end where a guy jibed to leeward which probably made them sail to high in a gust... then shrimping
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-28-2014
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Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: 52 Super series Key West regatta

Planing vs. Displacement mode.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-20-2014
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

The Contest 42 CS looked sharp in the breezy Ft. Lauderdale - Key West race
Took her a while to come thru the fleet in the light going during first half of race but with 25+ knts and 80-90 APW she...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-30-2013
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Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

sweet ride
nice change to the helo music compared to the drama on the S2H start on channel 7
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-26-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

S2H
Loyal and Oats even entering Bass Strait
Running in light breeze favors the narrow Oats
BIG breeze coming entering Hobart
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-24-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Sydney Hobart
13:1 money on BOTIN 80 BEAU GESTE

The new boat every Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race competitor aiming for line honours and overall glory has been waiting to see has arrived in town...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-19-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Salona has/did have a dealer in the PNW (Pacific North West)
Washington state and Vancouver
They were represented in Seattle's boat show
Didn't have a boat, booth only by the in-water show
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-12-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

had the same problem earlier, seems to be working now
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-07-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Paulo, never believe everything you read on the intronet!!!
Being from this side of the pond... i'm fond of Mills after racing on one of his 40's. Raced against a few Kers and find all the new...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-06-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

For those Canadian and Great Lakes sailors

From the Designer Mark Mills and C&C Yachts

The story of C&C Yachts is well known, their list of accomplishments far too long to be repeated here....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-30-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

I know it was a long time ago but, on the last video of Steinlager 2 - the helmsman was tethered to the lifelines with his harness. Need to find a lot better anchor point in those conditions....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-28-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Great video!
Similar conditions on a J/109 - never able to obtain those speeds, not even close.
The boat loads up and feels like it's going to explode but keeps plodding along...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 10-24-2013
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Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

reprinted from Sails Magazine
no pics included

Life in the fast lane

With the race boat scene enjoying a purple patch, we gather together some of the more interesting grand prix yachts doing...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-12-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Hard to go wrong with any of the boats you speak of. J/122 very capable.
The Opium has to be everyone's dream boat for short handed.
The Olsen 38 Pilot Saloon must not be from the same Santa Cruz...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 08-12-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Oceanis 38

The Oceanis 38 features a continuous full-length chine and deep draft T-shaped keel, which has proven to enhance performance, increase stiffness and provide stability while reducing...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 06-24-2013
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Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

I've got a lot of time on big centerline wheels and can tell you know after driving twin wheel configurations (with centerline rudder only) there is no comparison. Handling, vision, ease of movement...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 06-19-2013
Replies: 6,754
Views: 1,687,749
Posted By Edward3
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Got back to looking at Pogo 30 website and finally noticed there are only 4 winches on cabin top??? Odd arrangement if shorthanded, would mean the auto pilot will need to be on a lot to go from...
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