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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    I ordered one of these so that I can play around with the mounting of the gooseneck. I also received my new block for the mainsail. I...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Planning on keeping both. They appear to be in good shape. No cracks, no big songs, just both look awful. Gonna sand, seal, and varnish...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Thanks for the suggestions! I hit it with a hammer, I put some WD40 on it, and then I used science and I hit it with really cold upside...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    I have the gooseneck soaking now. I also have another gooseneck that came with the boat, so if need be I will drill out the other and...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    I have a metal clip that attaches to the traveler so the metal wire doesn’t bother me too much. Is there an advantage to rope vs metal...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Of course I have a few more questions: the gooseneck needs to be adjusted about 30 degrees. I cannot get the screw loosened. I feel...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Thank you so much for all the advice everyone. I decided to paint the stripes and splash guard. I used 3m marine fiberglass restorer...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Thats harsh! Who throws away ice creme!?! Thank you so much for the feedback. I’ll be doing all this on Sunday hopefully. I’ll...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    A few more questions: I am pumped to get to work this weekend on the sunfish: 1. I have a divot - for lack of a better word - in the...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Thank you all! I filled the mast hole (is there a technical name?) with water. It went down 1/2 inch in 4 hours. Should I worry...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Also - I may have done this wrong: Well see what you guys say, apologies for any terminology or bonehead moves, this is all very new to...
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Better pics of the sail:
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    This is the bottom of the bailer.
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    MattyV replied to the thread Help with sunfish age.
    Ill also assume that I need a replacement bailer?
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