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    FS: 1984 Capri 14.2 hull # 308

    Ok, here is a 1984 Capri 14.2 for sale. Located in Edmond, Oklahoma (outside Oklahoma City) First for the good. Brand new wheels and tires on trailer Trailer lights work Brand new in bag Catalina jib Brand new hatch cover (I built it yesterday) Sanded and refinished the wood and...
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    2001 capri 14.2 for salle in Oklahoma

    here is a relisting of my capri for sail. for details you can see the add on sailing texas.com. Basically like new 2001 catalina 14.2 w. trailer. 3500$ OBO. will deliver up to 100 miles for free. comes with some small accesories. new lines last year. clean OK title. I have tons of pics...
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    2201 14.2 for sail in Ok

    i have a 2001 14.2 for sail. It include a cover ( a really nice on you can snap on when the mast is up, ect.) sail are like new, has all new lines, trailer is a 2001 as well, like new. Just got married and have no time. I can provide pics upon request. 3700$ OBO. email @ bluegti@hotmail.com
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    2201 14.2 for sail in Ok

    i have a 2001 14.2 for sail. It include a cover ( a really nice on you can snap on when the mast is up, ect.) sail are like new, has all new lines, trailer is a 2001 as well, like new. Just got married and have no time. I can provide pics upon request. 3700$ OBO. email @ bluegti@hotmail.com
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    whisker pole length

    i was jusr going to use an adjustable length one. Can i use the type you stab through the clew, or do i need the one with clasps on each end
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    whisker pole length

    well, on mine, there is a black plactic loop type thing one end snapes into, and then it restv ertically up the mast and clips into a c clip to hold it vertically
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    whisker pole length

    i need to know the lenght of the factory whisker pole so i can eith make one or order one. Mine fell off the mast mount in rough waer and is now in the bottom of hefner. I was hoping just to get a telescoping one from west marine. Is out pole shorter then 8 ft?
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    jib car style new vs old

    i have just switched over to 8mm, same as 5/16. i just think the older style makes more sense.
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    jib car style new vs old

    i have a 2001 mod 3 and have noticed my jib cars differ form the mod 1's in dry dock next to me. Thiers seem to have a swiveling dead eye lead to a swiveling arm with the cleat on it. Where as mine simple havs a plastic "d" to a cleat, no swiveling at all. It seem this older design would work...
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    mast tuning

    i was just confused on the meaning of rake. I have the roler furler, so i guess it needs to stay at the top. What are some general setting to use on the adjustment. CUrrently , i am usig the forth hole up ( so thats 3 holes futher up then having the mast raked back as much as possible.) is...
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    mast tuning

    ok, does rake refer to forward to rearward rake? ( mast leans toward the from or rear of boat). Also, if i use the last hole on the forestay,. that will rake the mast forward, correct? Also, can i put the adjuster at the bottom of the forestay insted of on top on the mast for easier adjustment
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    reefing questions

    i was out on the lake last week, when the wind really picked up and small white caps started to form. I furled up the jib, but at times just the main seemed to much. Is there a good way to reef these sails? any help or ideas would be great.
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    mast tuning

    in the owners manual, they describe tuning the mast by either tightening the front stay and loosening the sides, or vise versa. I understand this will sweep the mast forward or back wards, but what am i trying to achieve? They say there will be little pressure on the tiller in light wnds...
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    trolling motor questions

    i am wanting to put a small trolling motor on my 14.2, and mount the battery in the storage area in the front. I do have a few questions. First, what size motor? i was thinking maybe a 40 lbs thrust. Also, what shaft length, most are 36, but some are 30 inches. THird, what size battery, i...
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