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    Capri 14.2 Mod 1 For Sale in Culver City, CA

    Selling my Mod1, 1983 (Hull #63) with Dilly trailer in S. CA. New shrouds, forestay, sheets, traveler, boom vang, whisker pole, trailer lights. Hull in really good condition, original sails -- its time to paint the trailer. $1000. If interested please contact me at:
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    Mast Vang Eye

    I just bought a new boom vang -- there wasn't one on my MOD 1 when I got it. I'm having trouble figuring how the vang eye is secured in the mast track. The vang eye came w/ 2 machine screws, but there are no threads in the holes in the vang eye, and no holes in the mast to screw them into (I'm...
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    Mast Plug

    Ever the pessimist, I plugged the bottom of my mast as well. I don't know that the plug at the top prevents turtling with any certainty. If you do go over, I'd think you'd want to be sure the mast didn't fill up from the bottom. I've never heard of anyone else doing this (except those who...
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    Daysailing modifications, improvements, gadgets.

    Tried Dave Lilley's mast crutch solution with a shorter piece of 4" PVC. There's a little play laterally, but on the whole an elegant solution. Thanks, Dave. Chris Corey
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    Line & Sheet sets?

    So, Ed, you recommend a thinner sheets than the original. How small can you go for the jib sheet? 1/4"? Thanks for your input, Chris