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Forum: Chesapeake Bay   02-17-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 693
Posted By Radicalcy
Re: Fishing Bay Marina, Deltaville, review?

I have raced on other people's boats out of FBYC, but have no real knowledge of FB Marina.
On the other hand, I keep my Columbia in Broad Creek Marina just past Norton Yachts on the Rappahannock...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-13-2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,217
Posted By Radicalcy
Re: Navico TP 5000 for sale

Bob, What is included? Is there a remote by chance? I am interested for sure remote or not.
Larry Wilson
Forum: Introduce Yourself   06-05-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By Radicalcy
Try Meetup.com. There is a sailing group in...

Try Meetup.com. There is a sailing group in Deltaville and maybe one in Hampton/Norfolk.
Link here for Dville group.
http://www.meetup.com/Richmond-Deltaville-Sailing-Meetup/
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   03-06-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 5,347
Posted By Radicalcy
Re: Lightning Class Sailboat

Almost exactly a year later......I just picked up Newport Boats Lightning hull #249. This is a
fiberglass boat, with wood trim. Nowhere near the sophistication of the newer boats, and the hull #...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   04-01-2011
Replies: 59
Views: 13,323
Posted By Radicalcy
Columbia's leave all the others in the dust

There are probably more old Columbia's still around than just about any other make from the 60's. And if you go here, alot of them are still active and sailing.
Columbia Yacht Owners Association...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   04-01-2011
Replies: 59
Views: 13,323
Posted By Radicalcy
Rick, Unless you have gallons of water running...

Rick,
Unless you have gallons of water running into the bilge, that amount of play shouldn't cause any major problems. You could get some wear on your prop shaft if you run countless hours, but...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   12-22-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 12,660
Posted By Radicalcy
Denise, Go to the Yahoo Columbia owners group....

Denise,
Go to the Yahoo Columbia owners group. There are a couple of 45 owners there that can answer all your questions. columbiasailingyachts : Columbia Sailing Yachts...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   11-02-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 615
Posted By Radicalcy
re:Dropping the Mast?

Chris,
If you're putting her on the hard, could you not use the travel lift as a hoisting point? Does the marina not have a crane or bucket truck? That's alot of mast to try and lower with a gin...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   10-15-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 4,750
Posted By Radicalcy
Re:Gooseneck

If you google "sailboat gooseneck" several images come up. They are all pretty much the same, and you should be able to tell if you have all of the components.
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   10-14-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 8,261
Posted By Radicalcy
I recently took ownership of a 1979 8.3. The...

I recently took ownership of a 1979 8.3. The interior is a wreck, but the basic structure is sound and all deck hardware is there and functional.
I'm replacing all structural bulkheads and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-21-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,735
Posted By Radicalcy
The sheet needs to run inside the stanchion for...

The sheet needs to run inside the stanchion for sure. The fixed block looks like it might have been part of a furling lead setup, or possibly a downhaul for a hank on sail. I would attach a block to...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   07-14-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,801
Posted By Radicalcy
Not sure, but I think that the property has been...

Not sure, but I think that the property has been acquired by Rappahannock Yachts, next door.
Again, though, all of the parts that Andy had, have been gone for several years. I went through the old...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   07-12-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,801
Posted By Radicalcy
Portlights had been gone for a number of years...

Portlights had been gone for a number of years anyway. Try the Yahoo Columbia Owners Group or Columbia Yacht Owners Association (http://WWW.Columbia-Yachts.com)
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-22-2007
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By Radicalcy
Winches and ramps

Tom,
Two ideas come to mind. One, would be to spend $20 for a new trailer winch with a good locking reel.
Second would be to buy a set of car ramps, and back the trailer up onto them, and level...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   03-17-2007
Replies: 1
Views: 1,060
Posted By Radicalcy
Arona diesel

Don,
Still available? I'm in Richmond, and could be there mid week to pick it up.
Larry Wilson
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   02-12-2007
Replies: 1
Views: 1,751
Posted By Radicalcy
ComeMondayBoston, If you haven't gotten info,...

ComeMondayBoston,
If you haven't gotten info, the head pan is fiberglass and gelcoat, but can be fabricated from plywood and fiberglass and finished with tinted epoxy or yacht paint.
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   02-12-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 1,618
Posted By Radicalcy
Tartan owners welcome(if you can behave) LOL

Robert,
It's a quick easy drive from Annapolis. We'd all be glad to see you, even though you are a Tartanist (converted) . To all you other guys, the Yahoo Columbia Owners list got a visit today...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   02-10-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 1,618
Posted By Radicalcy
CYOA gathering,Bertucci's Columbia,Md

CYOA Bertucci's, Columbia Maryland Re: CYOA - Mid Winter Cruise-Not in a Md. Columbia, but in Columbia, Md.

As the daylight lasts longer, and sailing season fast aproaches or
mid winter...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-21-2006
Replies: 18
Views: 2,606
Posted By Radicalcy
Two years ago I bought my first sailboat, a...

Two years ago I bought my first sailboat, a Columbia 8.7. I had no sailing knowledge, no knowledge of boat repair. I replaced the primary bulkheads, rebuilt the portside saloon, removed and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-13-2006
Replies: 26
Views: 1,948
Posted By Radicalcy
Is this a test?

I like sailing because......Hey, are we gonna get graded on this?
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   11-01-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 2,732
Posted By Radicalcy
go to Yahoo Columbia Group

Ask the questions here: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/columbiasailingyachts
There are several 9.6 owners that will be glad to help.
Larry Wilson
Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   10-22-2006
Replies: 1
Views: 791
Posted By Radicalcy
Cleaning up the classifieds section

More a comment than a question. Is there any way to clear out the old (up to 3 years) classified ads? Its really annoying to scroll thru the outdated ads that are mixed in with the current ones. ...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   10-21-2006
Replies: 18
Views: 16,902
Posted By Radicalcy
Columbia offshore

I'm not sure about the 28 but I know of at least one 29 that made a West coast to Hawaii passage, and a couple of Columbia 8.7's have done Atlantic crossings. As with all boats, if you do some basic...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   10-20-2006
Replies: 7
Views: 2,281
Posted By Radicalcy
Upper Bay Sailing

Rockdawg,
I'm not upper bay, but not too far south. I have boats in Urbanna and Deltaville. Let me know if you're interested and we'll work out the times. I attempt to sail all thru the winter...
Forum: Columbia & Coronado   10-17-2006
Replies: 0
Views: 1,028
Posted By Radicalcy
2007 Raftup, or Group Sail? Suggestions? Let's organize!!

Are there plans for a 2007 Chesapeake Bay "Columbia Yachts and Friends" Raft up in the works?
If not, there should be. Now would be the time to determine a suitable date that a majority of East...
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