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 13 of 13
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: musolmar
Forum: Learning to Sail 10-25-2004
Replies: 0
Views: 864
Posted By musolmar
Nags Head NC

This is a long shot - but I just bought a Catalina 22, I''m pretty much a sailing novice. I would love to find an experienced sailor in my area to be a "mentor" in exchange for some great...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-29-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,634
Posted By musolmar
catalina 22

The seller sent me pictures from Aug 11, when the boat was out of the water for new bottom paint. The keel had some surface corrosion, but it was taken care of with when the bottom was repainted. I...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-29-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,634
Posted By musolmar
catalina 22

I am going to inspect a 1977 catalina22 on Friday (Oct 1). The owner is selling because he just bought at 25.

Here is what I know: Swing keel has been re-rigged with a cable and turning ball in...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-22-2004
Replies: 8
Views: 8,835
Posted By musolmar
water ballast

Chas -
I seems to me that it is really dependent on how the manufacturer designed the boat. I really am looking for a shallow draft as I will be launching from a ramp. I''ll keep the MacGregor...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-22-2004
Replies: 5
Views: 5,571
Posted By musolmar
Reinell Sailboat

Jeff_H
You seem to be really knowledgeable - how many years have you been sailing?

what do you think of the Chrysler C22? (late 70''s early 80''s) I''ve seen a few of them for sale and they...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-20-2004
Replies: 8
Views: 8,835
Posted By musolmar
water ballast

Thank you for your input, Jeff. I really apprecate knowing that water ballst boats 9 the production kind) are not as stable as a keel boat. Being a novice sailor, I need a "forgiving" boat. I...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-19-2004
Replies: 8
Views: 8,835
Posted By musolmar
water ballast

Is anyone familar with a "water ballast". My understand is that these boats are good in shallow waters because the have small drafts. Once you get the boat launched from its trailer, then you...
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-31-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 2,779
Posted By musolmar
wind vane

I found how to make a wind vane with a coat hanger, cassette type and duct tape. Took 5 minutes and cost about 10 cents. I took a link (windline sails) on www.sunfishclass.com.
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-29-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 2,779
Posted By musolmar
wind vane

Thanks, I guess the best thing to do is mount the wind vane and see what happens.
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-28-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 2,779
Posted By musolmar
wind vane

I do have to know what direction the true wind is so I can get on the correct point of sail. Then the wind vane will tell me that I am on the point of sail - is that right. For instance. If the...
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-27-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 2,779
Posted By musolmar
wind vane

I am a "newbe" and am having trouble reading the wind once underway. Living on the Outer Banks, NC, the wind is notorious for changing direction. I sail soundside ( not open water) and the wave...
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-16-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 1,861
Posted By musolmar
Hairline Cracks in Hall

I appreciate the info. Thankx
Forum: Learning to Sail 08-12-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 1,861
Posted By musolmar
Hairline Cracks in Hall

I have a sunfish clone, manufactured back in the late 60''s. I noticed several hairline cracks in its fiberglass hull. It doesn''t seem to be taking on any water. Any suggestions on what to apply...
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:22 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, 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.