Interesting this subject came up recently when I was given some deck hardware. The previous owner told me how he had sailed a sunfish with an extra sail years ago. He must have been talking about the ready to go jib kit. I would love to see some info on this.
Is there a recommended age children should be before they go sailing with you? I know wearing a life vest and being able to swim would be important, but is there a typical age when they are ready to be on the Sunfish with you?
For sale: 15 foot sailboat, it used to be the fastest on Acton Lake. There is a...
Not to be dramatic but a warning for the kids. (Is the Sunfish forum 13 and up?)
***This trip is dangerous. Trying it in your Sunfish could cause death***.
Westport, Ma to Nantucket Island open water trip.
3.5 hours x 4 MPH= 14 miles? I am not recommending this trip, but it was an...
I offered to post this for the seller. I have not seen this boat. If you have questions reply to his craigslist ad. I am going to pass because I am not in the mood to track down a good used rudder. I still need to varnish thte one I have :D
Unfortunately, I do not know the age of the...
LOL I guess I got spoiled with my first 2 sunfish. One I cleaned up, made a few dollars on, and kept a homemade dolly that lets me to take it to a pond a couple blocks from my dads house. The second I got the hull for free, rounded up some inexpensive parts, and for a few hundred dollars and...
parts for the force 5 seem to be tough to come by. I saw a force 5 for sale cheap but when I started googling for parts almost nothing came up. I did not see any listings of any force 5 stuff on ebay.
If I am wrong and someone has good sources for used parts and new parts please post them...
I have a picture I can email. Send me your phone number and I will call to answer your questions. I did not bring my computer with me so I'm posting from my phone and typing is tricky.