Since this has been a recent topic, I figured I'd to see if anyone has repaired the same kind of damage.
The port side of the coaming must have caught on something for the previous owner. The coaming was pulled from the deck on three of the rivets but the rest of the coaming is on securely...
Amazing, you have one of the very first fiberglass Sunfish which was manufactured on January 2nd 1955!!
This was an experimental model which used the stainless steel grudgeon and new kick up rudder 17 years before it went into mainstream production. Cortland Heyniger actually came up with...
If you want to go all out you can build one of these! It's what they used at the Laser Performance factory. It took me an afternoon and makes moving a Sunfish out of the way a breeze.
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Hi Ted, I have two Intensity practice sails that I've been using for the last two years and I can't be happier. The sail is on sale now for $125 plus shipping.
Race Style Practice Sail for the Sunfish®