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  1. Victory 21 Restoration

    Introduce Yourself
    I am new to the sailnet forum, But I have been sailing for quite some time. Lately I have been sailing in SF Bay, primary in support of Access/Hansa Dinghy's. I have recently refitted and restored a Rhodes 19, now in service on the Sparks Marina, where our club has a racing pair of Rhodes 19's...
  2. Removing Mast on Rhodes 19 keel boat

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hi, I am trying to remove the mast from my Rhodes 19. I've unable to find out the weight, but it's aluminum and 28' tall. Does anyone know how to build a tabernacle or other wooden device to help with the process? The boat is in the water now, and I bought an older trailer to try and float it...
  3. Moving 19' boat

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I have a Rhodes 19 with fixed keel I need to move from Seattle to Gig Harbor. The distance is approx. 40 miles or so. My question is if a person with basically advanced day sailing skills can make that trip in a boat of this size. I have a 4h.p Yamaha, the boat is late model. I assume at least...
  4. Optimizing Rhodes 19

    Seamanship & Navigation
    I have two questions: 1. I'm moving my late model Rhodes 19 to an area where 15 to 20+ knot winds are typical. This is significantly more than what I'm used to. Can anybody please guide me regarding what to expect in terms of when to reef the boat (it's in a protected harbor, so waves aren't a...