Recent content by Mike E

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    Hello Water dog, thanks for your response, I will tell you what, I will give you 100 for the...

    Hello Water dog, thanks for your response, I will tell you what, I will give you 100 for the sails. Once I receive them I will take them to a local sail shop and request they make the needed repairs. I will deduct the repair cost and the 100 I paid you from the sails, from the 400 plus...
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    Wanted: Main and jib sails

    Hello again, Thanks for the Pics; however, they are not a lot of help. Condition of the sails is very important to me. I have a set of very rough sails currently. It would not be hard to find a good set of used sail that are better then those I have now. Where are you located? If possible I...
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    Wanted: Main and jib sails

    I am interested; do you have any Pics with the wind on the sails? Why do you wish to part with them? Thanks for your inquiry.
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    Corrosion concealed in the Mast

    I would not recommend it! I think adding the Hobie Mast Float is a much better idea. And it is a easily adapted.
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    Looking for a fleet or sailing club near the San Francisco south bay.

    I am restoring a 1985 Catalina Capri 14.2. It is certainly worth the effort. I am just a little short regarding the class rules and or regulations. If any forum members have experiences which would help me in my endeavor I would greatly appreciate you advice. Many thanks, Mike E.
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    Wanted: Main and jib sails

    Will Mod 2 Sails fit a Mod 1 Boat? If so and these sails are available I might be interested. Thanks
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    Corrosion concealed in the Mast

    I see, cleaning and applying epoxy let alone applying primer will be very difficult indeed. I will be picking up the mast this Friday. I plan on removing the foam at the top of the mast and running a PVC pipe down it connected to the house water to wash it out. Once done I will see if I can...
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    Corrosion concealed in the Mast

    I just purchased a 1985 Capri 14.2. I could not resist the deal! $250.00, with the trailer; Wow, how could I pass that up! Well perhaps I should have. Well as it turns out the Mast was in pretty bad shape. I am having the bottom of the mast repaired, and the individual completing the work...
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    Mod2 - New Owner - Bottom Paint and Crack Repair Questions

    14.2 Looks like I am in the same boat! I just acquired a 1985 Capri 14.2. seems like it will work out to be a great addition to my Toy list. this boat has not been in the water for at least 4 years. I have removed all the rigging and am going through the hull correcting the various defects...