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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-11-2012
Replies: 6,762
Views: 2,019,300
Posted By crwber
Re: Interesting Sailboats

Thank you everyone for all you have contributed to this thread. Next year, we are back in the hunt for a new boat and so many different ideas have come up in all of these posts. Trying to find the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-14-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 1,646
Posted By crwber
gary mull 40

Hi

anyone know anything about these...20 year old one ahs just come up for sale so going to have a look

cheers

Rob
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-09-2008
Replies: 49
Views: 3,194
Posted By crwber
For me, i like to keep them in the primary...

For me, i like to keep them in the primary winches. lets you trim the working sheet and the lazy is ready for use when you tack. winch handle comes out for the tack so that the working sheet can be...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-11-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 887
Posted By crwber
stop this talk right now! you will make me...

stop this talk right now! you will make me homesick!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-11-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 1,737
Posted By crwber
after all that we should get a discount from...

after all that we should get a discount from garhauer for such great advertising
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-11-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 1,737
Posted By crwber
and another...only used garhauer for rigid boom...

and another...only used garhauer for rigid boom vang and footblocks but they have been excellent.

for the traveller, the windward sheeting traveller from harken is good.

seconded re lewmar...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-11-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 8,986
Posted By crwber
broke my last one, all my own fault...and ordered...

broke my last one, all my own fault...and ordered another tiller tamer that night. best help i have found for helping me out on single handed races.

just recently trialled running lines out to...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-18-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 1,179
Posted By crwber
thanks Halekai....looks like i have some shopping...

thanks Halekai....looks like i have some shopping to do. great list to refer to.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-14-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 1,179
Posted By crwber
perfect toolbox

Hi Everyone

just been asked to get a toolbox together for a boat that is going to race offshore. Sydney 38, 560 nm race. got my own thoughts but what would you not sail without...just in case i...
Forum: Racing   12-18-2007
Replies: 10
Views: 1,846
Posted By crwber
if you are thinking about it then it is probably...

if you are thinking about it then it is probably time to get some new kites.....we used old kites before replacing them in mid 07 and they were just awesome, definite improvement. kept the old ones...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   12-18-2007
Replies: 36
Views: 3,075
Posted By crwber
there are loads of aviators who sail...

there are loads of aviators who sail well.....personally, i fly 747's and reckon i spend more time sailing than flying. colleagues who join me are often the quickest to pick up the ropes....not...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   12-18-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 3,518
Posted By crwber
tacktick

Hi Guys

picked up the racemaster system mid-2007 (basically race compass wirelessly linked to log/depth) and mixed this with the wind system. wind system lasted two weeks before failing (i gather...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   12-06-2007
Replies: 3,447
Views: 955,778
Posted By crwber
Hong kong.......

Hong kong.......
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-02-2007
Replies: 37
Views: 7,338
Posted By crwber
try this: " As regards the packing formula...

try this:

" As regards the packing formula that's worked perfectly for me for years
without any attention to it, it's a combination of short green sticks of a
sort of Teflon-based putty used...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-02-2007
Replies: 95
Views: 13,530
Posted By crwber
blocks

FYI.....Jims suggestion of the 2604 and 2141 triple blocks work well. found them both on ebay for $55 and $80 dollars respectively. we race with it on a contention 30, end boom, and it has...
Forum: Racing   06-22-2007
Replies: 21
Views: 6,393
Posted By crwber
get a new chute....just been through that with...

get a new chute....just been through that with our old 1982 kites,,,the difference is staggering. on an old 30ft boat, we managed to overtake a benateau 40.7 downwind at a recent regatta...
Forum: Racing   06-22-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 2,501
Posted By crwber
tacktick

hi

i used a micro compass for the first time last year but mounted it on my bulkhead as not enough space on the mast...this worked ok.

have since bought the race master system from tacktick...
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