Recent content by scmike

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    Alcort Puffer owners I need help with rigging(boom) and rowing room

    New to sailing, will be doing lots of sailing on a relatively small lake (lk Wylie, Charlotte, NC area) with mostly low speed sometimes inconsistent winds. Planning on using oar power as backup. How do you row with the boat rigged to sail? Is it acceptable to raise the boom up against the...
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    Basic dinghy rigging/sailing, cmon help a newb out!

    I took my 74 Alcort puffer out for the first time (sailing and sailing this boat) the other day. I had a great time for a couple hours, then lost control and turtled her. I figured out a couple of things I need to get and learn. Firstly oars and oar locks, Im trying to decide between...