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    Any recommendations

    Hi Fellow Sunfish owners; We are vacationing in Navarre Beach, Florida and would like to purchase some rigging for our Sunfish. Any recommendations of a good place to go in Navarre or Pensecola? Thanks for any help you could give
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    Repair badly damaged bow; PLEASE HELP

    How do we go about matching up the paint? Anyone with experience on here have any advice on how to go about painting the repaired parts? What type of paint? Everyone's advice on how to fix this problem really really came in handy. Now we need to finish the job. Any advice would be...
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    Repair badly damaged bow; PLEASE HELP

    We wanted to thank everyone for the great advice so far. We have removed the damaged area and tapered back with a grinder. We also added a access port so we can reach the inside of the bow. We also purchased some pink builder's foam as suggested to form our mold. Now to purchase the...
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    Repair badly damaged bow; PLEASE HELP

    Wanted to post pics from the daytime. Damage is still not good but I don't think it looks as bad as the first pictures taken. Fortunately, we do have the piece of trim. It just was not on the boat when first pictures taken.
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    Repair badly damaged bow; PLEASE HELP

    I appreciate everyone's advice about just replacing the hull but we live in Missouri and there is not a lot of Sunfishes on Craigslist here. We traveled to Mississippi to just pick this one up. We understand the cost involved and have some of the supplies already. I've invested too much in...
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    Repair badly damaged bow; PLEASE HELP

    My wife and I purchased a 1973 Sunfish last summer. It was in great shape and we cartopped it for the long ride home. We got it home with no issues and, after a few minor repairs and a new sail, we headed off to the lake. We are newbie sailors and spent the day practicing. After finishing...
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