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    Wind Reports

    Thanks for the replies! I actually found the windfinder iphone app and dowloaded it a few weeks ago. It's awesome. I highly recommend it.
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    Wind Reports

    I have been sailing my sunfish at a lake in central MA (near Leominster). Does anyone know a good place to get wind reports? I would like to know what the wind was like and if its worth heading out to the lake before i load the boat up. thanks
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    Mast tube repair

    I had done some repair on mine in the beginning of the summer. I didn't have an actual crack in the mast tube, but the fiberglass was chipped out of there. I posted some details of the repair in this thread...
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    Mast Tube And Daggerboard Trunk Repair

    Hey Everyone, I know if been a while, but I did find a technique that worked. I thought i would share some of the details here. Maybe this will help someone else out in the future. So I did confirm that I was leaking in the mast tube. The daggerboard trunk was not as bad, but since i found a...
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    Cleaning Brass

    yeah, lots of elbow grease. I've found that it helps to wipe the brasso on kinda thick and let it sit for a little while before buffing it off. Good Luck!
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    Cleaning Brass

    I've always used brasso. It's pretty easy to come by, the last time I needed some I got it at the local food store.
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    Mast Tube And Daggerboard Trunk Repair

    The foam behing the sand paper is a great idea! On the sunfish direct page they suggest using an old hacksaw blade. I really dont have a good idea yet, but i will prob try that and maybe something like a yardstick. Also, Wavedancer, I will most definitely try a leak test first before i go...
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    Mast Tube And Daggerboard Trunk Repair

    A week ago i bought my first sunfish. Its a 78 and in pretty decent shape. It does have a few spots that Im worried about leaking, so im going to do a little repair work before sailing it. In particular, the resin inside of the mast tube and the daggerboard trunk needs to be repaired. There...
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