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Search: Posts Made By: wkeenan78
Forum: Morgan 12-19-2012
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
Re: Starrett-Jenks Morgan45 info-opinions

I disagree completely, It is ALL about heel, are you saying that if you could push your vessel at hull speed with only the motor and no sails that as you increased speed, the waterline would increase...
Forum: Morgan 11-23-2012
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
Re: Starrett-Jenks Morgan45 info-opinions

Keforion,
I have a 1976 Starratt 45, hull # 27. I have motored her 200 miles at a stretch, sailed her solo all the way to the FL keys and back, and had her towed 10 miles, (after my engine seized up...
Forum: Morgan 11-15-2012
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
Re: Starrett-Jenks Morgan45 info-opinions

I have all of the original design blueprints if they would help.
Forum: Morgan 03-23-2011
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
Hi Guys, I just wanted to let everyone know...

Hi Guys,
I just wanted to let everyone know about a little money saving tip I recently took advantage of. Antique Boat Registration. My FL state registration Was nearly $200 per year, I downloaded...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-20-2010
Replies: 420
Views: 50,002
Posted By wkeenan78
Young people sail in

I would love to meet up somewhere on the gulf for a sail in. Dry Tortugas or the FL Keys would accomodate people from both the Atlantic and the Gulf Coasts.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-17-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 2,304
Posted By wkeenan78
So stainless it is, 316L sounds to be the bees...

So stainless it is, 316L sounds to be the bees knees for this application. Can I also purchase 316L hardware? What size hardware? What length should I make the chainplates? What size stainless stock...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 12-17-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 2,304
Posted By wkeenan78
Aluminum Chainplates?

I have a Starratt & Jenks 45' sloop with the chainplates fiberglassed into the hull. I dont trust them and will be fabricating and installing external ones. I have found a few pieces of stainless on...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 12-17-2010
Replies: 420
Views: 50,002
Posted By wkeenan78
Thumbs up I think I'm still young...

I'm 33 and have a Starratt and Jenks 45' sloop I keep in Sarasota FL. My wife is 32 and the girls are 9 and 11. We will set sail permanantly in 10 years.
Forum: Morgan 12-09-2010
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
I dont know how to post pics on here.

I dont know how to post pics on here.
Forum: Morgan 12-09-2010
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
What would not be painfully slow for a 45 footer...

What would not be painfully slow for a 45 footer with main only? And what kind of boat for comparison? My boat has done the Tampa Bay to Dry Tortugas trip 6 times according to the log. Each time it...
Forum: Morgan 12-09-2010
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
Huh? I thought that was pretty decent speed for...

Huh? I thought that was pretty decent speed for only having the main up? She does do a bit better with the jib up.. now that I have all the bird poop and anchor chain mud off the deck. The jib is...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-09-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,528
Posted By wkeenan78
My credentials are in me owning and sailing my...

My credentials are in me owning and sailing my 1976 S&J 45. I am only going off what I have expirenced first hand with my own boat that I usually sail alone. Jeff H contradicts himself several times...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-09-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,528
Posted By wkeenan78
After reading a bit more of Jeff H's :puke , I...

After reading a bit more of Jeff H's :puke , I have come up with a boat that fits all his criteria as a "good boat" The Gulfstar 36' center cockpit fits his description perfectly. If you ever have...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-09-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,528
Posted By wkeenan78
I just want to say I dissagree with Jeff H 98%. I...

I just want to say I dissagree with Jeff H 98%. I own a Starrett & Jenks 45' with a sloop rig and am very impressed with her. To say she is tender and wet is a complete joke and just shows lack of...
Forum: Morgan 12-09-2010
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
S&J 45 Ground tackle?

What are you guys using for ground tackle? I have a 45 lb CQR plow with 150' of 3/8 bbb chain, a 35 lb danforth with 20' of 3/8 bbb and 250' of 3/4" nylon rode, a little 22 lb danforth lunch hook...
Forum: Morgan 12-09-2010
Replies: 154
Views: 28,911
Posted By wkeenan78
Hello fellow S&J 45 owners! I just wanted to drop...

Hello fellow S&J 45 owners! I just wanted to drop in and add my name to the list of S&J 45 owners! I bought my S&J 45 9-23-10 from the original owner and am in love with her. Her name is currently...
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