I haven't gone sailing since September of 2017.
I have a sunfish clone a starfish. Sits in the garage on a trailer.
I just dont think I want to go anymore.
Wife wants me to just keep the boat, but I see storage space I could use for other things.
I sailed Aquafinns as a youth. I loved the rudder and its ability to use a line to pull it up. My Dad donated a bunch to Boy Scout camps when I was in high school. About 25 years later those boats were still being used. I saw them at camp so they hold up pretty well.
Kevin, thanks for your suggestion. I had some water shoes but the slimy muck monster sucked them off of my feet.
The last lake I was in I sank about 8 inchs into the muck before I could get lose enough to get on the boat.
I dont wear flip flops nor go bare foot when sailing due to seeing...
I did a search but didnt yield the results I was hoping for.
I was curious what kind of shoes most of you wore to go sailing in.
Being in Texas our lakes our mostly nasty clay, or shoe sucking muck.
I rarely if ever get to just step from dock to boat to get in.
I usually have to get...
A wing nut would be much quicker! need to make a run and get one!!
My rudder is some crazy thing cobbled together by a previous owner so the tiller handle doesnt even fold close to the blade.
makes it a nightmare to transport.
My wife is going to make bags for my sails, spars and blades. I was looking at the bag for the rudder blade and I am curious what folks do with their tiller handle? Do you unbolt it to place it in the bag?
I specifically wanted this Snoopy image so I googled it and found a place that makes it.
The snoopy image is vinyl. I found the lettering again with google that had the Peanuts font.
As for sunlight and fading I will never know because my boat stays in the garage.
The boat is only out for...