Jib sheet mod
There had been several times when I needed to dump the jib and couldn't.
I modifiied the jib sheet and jib cars to fix that...
There is a modification discribed in the C-14 manual that helped a bunch going to wind.
I lenghtened the traveler untill...
This boat is on it's way to Denver.
Thanks for your interest.
1991 Capri 14.2 that is in Very Good condition,
Â· Very pretty multi-color original sails.
Â· Included is an extra main sail for high winds...
When I first took my C14 out I got becalmed about a quarter of a mile from shore. No motor. No paddle just me.
I jumped in with a length of line...
Think I may need to get the paddle out to make it plane.
Just seems like too much effort.
It's tooo hot.
30 Pound thrust
I was several miles from my truck when the wind virtually died Tuesday.
I turned on the Minn-Kota 30 at below max speed thinking...
I made a bracket from mohogang.
Attached is a close up picture.
I have a Power Point file with several slides I could email to...
Before I reworked the travaler I was frustrated with the poor close haul capability.
The sail would twist but not pull.
Close & Single handed
I have found my C14 to sail very close to the wind.
Performance improved a bunch with one simple change.
First I changed...
I have had the pleasure.
When a gust knocked me flat from a reach the bottom of the boat presented a lot of area for the wind to...
I refinished my badly weathered teak to like new without removing or sanding. Boat Armor Marine Products sells a Unique Teak Kit that uses...
Hobie float #30115
This is the one I have.
The Hobie float #30115 produces 24 pounds of floatation and costs about $90.00 in 2002.
The time I stuck the mast in the mud about ten feet under I had a 4" round dock bumper tied to the top of the mast.
It went it under when the...
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