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    1986 Capri 14.2 For Sale

    Thank You! I was going to update this ad but I have been traveling and away from internet access. But, thank you Randbo for letting everyone know the boat has sold.
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    1986 Capri 14.2 For Sale

    I have a 1986 Capri 14.2 in very good condition I need to sell. I purchased the boat 2 summers ago from it's second owner in South Carolina. He bought it from it's original owner in Texas. I have sailed it in fresh water lakes near my home in Marietta, Georgia. I am being tranferred up north and...
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    Chicago area 14.2's

    My company is considering relocating me to the Chicago area and I was wondering if there were any Capri 14.2 owners in the area and what access to Lake Michigan (or any other local lakes) was like. Thanks, Tim
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    Turtles and me

    ? I too have capsized and turtled and never want to do that again. What is this Catalina anti-turtle thing? Thanks, Tim
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    Heaving To

    Hi all, I recently took a trip out to Santa Barbara and spent a couple of days taking private lessons on a Capri 16.5... Great fun!! My instructor taught me about Heaving to and it seemed to work very well on that particular boat. I have read several procedures online on how to do this but I...
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    Georgia members? Alabama? Carolinas?

    Marietta Sailor in Training Hi, My name is Tim and I live in Marietta (actually right on the border of Roswell and Marietta). I sail on Lake Allatoona as the launch site is only 20 minutes from my house. My 10 year old son is usually my crew but I would love to crew on other boats or welcome...
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    Jib Furling

    Found a Harken kit Thanks for the info. I found a Harken furling kit for small boats up to 16' on West Marine's website. Does anyone know if this replaces the forestay or just snaps on it? Thanks
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    Jib Furling

    Hello, My name is Tim Haines and I live in Marietta, Georgia. I bought my Capri a couple of summers ago and am re-acquainting myself with sailing after a very long break (since my childhood in Michigan). I am trying to figure out a way to sail the boat by myself and haven't been able to come...