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  1. Macwester wight mk1 1972

    Announcements and Suggestions Box
    Hi all. I’m new here but just wanted to ask if anyone had any advice about the macwester Wight mk1. Going to be looking at one this weekend. Here’s the link let me know your experiences and what to look out for if you can 😁...
  2. Best place to do day skipper?

    Learning to Sail
    Hi, I've just done a competent crew course and it was so good that I now want to move onto day skipper. Is it a good idea to do that next or should I get some more experience first? Where's the best place to to a day skipper course? Is it a good idea to do it in April in the UK? I'm looking for...
  3. Invicta Mk II

    Hello, group. I am hoping some one here can help me w a resource for window trim rings for my boat. She is a 1965 Invicta Mk 2, Hull number 105. Of the original windows(4) trim rings, 2 need replaced, one is broken beyond repair. The exterior rings. I've got an idea for installing new...
  4. Hello From Sicily Eolian Islands Here We Come

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Following my last day in Taormina and my arrival last night in Milazzo I caught a good rest to get up early today to repack my suitcase and remove a number of items that I was not going to need on my sailing trip through the Eolian Islands. This will be my first sailing trip ever, and it will be...
  5. How is boat beer made?

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    I was reading a book in which the single handed sailor had made his own beer on board. Anyone done this or heard of it?
  6. The most secluded remote boating spots in the U.S.

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Where in the USA could you be boating and be in a place where you wouldn't see other people for days or weeks? Pure solitude.
  7. Looking for boat form Antilles to South America

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hi there ! We are a French couple, Nico and Julie (about 30 years old), looking for a boat to go to South America or any others Caribbean Islands that could bring us closer. We speak french, english and spanish. We are for the moment in guadeloupe but we can move as well in martinique or Ste...
  8. Live aboard Orange County, CA

    Living Aboard
    Hey everyone I'm wanting to live aboard in the OC! I don't own a boat but I know people rent theirs out to people. I know how to sail and everything just not sure where to find a posting with ones for rent or anything. If you have any info on where I can find this info plz let me know thanks
  9. Line and metal thing identification?

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hi All, I recently bought a new boat and it came with a lot of awesome stuff, but I can't identify what this thing is. It looks like it may be used for climbing, but there is a separate mast climbing harness. Any ideas? Thanks, -Nate
  10. Use my boat

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I have a 50 foot sailing yacht and a lust for sailing to far off places. Would you care to join me? I do not NEED crew as I can handle my boat by myself. I do need watch-keepers though. Perhaps you grew tired of maintaining your own boat and have retired from ownership? I am in the Caribbean at...