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    Buying a Laser

    The beach has super fine soft sand and is pretty wide. The Hobie boys don't even use it. I will send pics if it comes together.... Thanks again
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    Buying a Laser

    There is a beach option but then it becomes a 2 man operation if the laser is on the roof of the car... Bottles a good idea! - thanks for the input.
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    Buying a Laser

    Many thanks for all the good solid advice. Like you say not much money to get onto the water and have some fun. It's actually going to cost me around $1500 when I factor in club entry fee and annual subs. Unfortunately the only slip around here is at the club where the Laser is sitting at the...
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    Buying a Laser

    Thx WD, what should I be looking for inside the port? Unfortunately the owner of this Laser is dead and the club where it is sitting are pretty anal with non members. If I can get it into the water how would I try and source the leak? The Laser is for sale at $500, radial rig only.
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    Buying a Laser

    Some pics of said Lazer. I filled the mast step with water and left it for half an hour with no drop in level. There was a little water in the hull, ma ybe 1 litre
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    Buying a Laser

    Thanks Lali and CSK. Yes the play is at deck level. I will get back down there and get some pics. I will also do the water test. I am not overly concerned about the legality of the boat as I have no ambitions to race. This is the only Laser 1 at the club. There is a Laser 2 and a few Finns but...
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    Buying a Laser

    Hi All I am a complete newby and looking at a used Laser at my local yacht club. The hull seems very sound and no soft deck at all. I rigged it with a local yachting guy and the only thing that caught our attention was the free play between the mast and the tube it slips into. there was...
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