Hello Everyone! - SailNet Community
Introduce Yourself Welcome to the Sailnet.com - The world's largest online sailing community! Tell us about yourself so we can get to know you.

 2Likes
  • 2 Post By WhatTheKell
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 10-17-2019 Thread Starter
WhatTheKell
 
Join Date: Oct 2019
Location: N NewEngland
Posts: 16
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 0
 
Cool Hello Everyone!

Hi everyone.

I've sailed a little swing-keel on a good sized (20+mi by 4mi) inland lake for the past 7 yrs. Not a whole lot left to learn with her, so I bought a 1977 Kells 28 a few weeks ago. Typical classic plastic, built like a tank, enclosed lead ballast, modified fin-keel, transom rudder with a wheel, (not sure if I like that yet) and a 12hp Yanmar. (Small run boat, maybe 40 hulls?) If anyone else has one or had one in the past, please get in touch.

I had her out a few times, but she's on the hard for the winter now. Basically solid, but like any old boat, lots of work to do, so I'll need a little advice here and there.

I've crewed similar sized boats in local races for the past several years.

Fair Winds to all,

Jeff
MarkofSeaLife and Minnesail like this.
WhatTheKell is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 10-17-2019
1968 Columbia 50
 
SV Siren's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Allegan, Michigan
Posts: 382
Thanks: 1
Thanked 30 Times in 30 Posts
Rep Power: 7
 
Re: Hello Everyone!

Welcome to the group...I cannot offer any input on your boat, but still I wish you the best of luck with your new boat.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
S/V Siren 1968 Columbia 50
SV Siren is online now  
post #3 of 3 Old 10-17-2019
Senior Member
 
PhilCarlson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Tampa FL
Posts: 440
Thanks: 6
Thanked 35 Times in 35 Posts
Rep Power: 6
 
Dock
Re: Hello Everyone!

Welcome!
PhilCarlson is online now  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.


User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome