as the title says, i'm looking for a quality laser (race condition) within 4 hours any direction of Central/North Iowa... MSP, Chicago, KC, etc....
Willing to spend up to $3500 for a good race boat.
here you go. pretty complete explanation of the MC. your vang might still be the old style with the aluminum triangle rather than the cascading system, feel free to message me if that's the case and i can explain how to rig that.
Thanks for all the info guys and gals. Really the question was nothing more than to occupy my mind as I watch it snow here in the Upper Mindwest, USA.
SailingMania and AlanD, you guys make very good points, of course I don't race on that level, I don't even race Lasers full time. For...
I'm sure most will think this is a silly question but I suppose I'll ask anyway: Have we hit hull # 200,000? I don't race much (once a year at best) in the Laser and have yet to see one. Just curious. Thanks.
Ian if you look really closely at the North sail, there is some tension on the leach. It's not two blocked but there is tension. Now look at the leach from top to bottom and in to the inboard edge of the batten pockets. You see the "stretch marks"? Looks the same as the current sail when tension...