I would go with the Rooster product as it is designed for marine use. The other one looks car oriented.
A buffing tool is the ideal, however a pad on a drill still works OK.
Here is a link to a post I did a while back: http://sailingforums.com/threads/my-beautiful-bottom.19827/
You basically stopped a bit early. You need to work your way through a few more grades of paper yet: 800, 1200 and 2000. Sand diagonally on both sides of the centreline, alternating diagonals with each grade of paper. Dishwashing liquid in the water will help the paper to slip more easily. After...
There is another player in the market in Australia - Redback Sails. From Brookvale in Sydney Australia. $220 for a sail with battens. Also comes with a nice big redback spider logo that can easily be seen. http://www.redbacksails.com/
An interesting development...
Read all about it here:
Certainly saves a few kilos up where it counts.
Interesting idea. Got me thinking... How about two on the sail sleve, either side of the mast, maybe 0.5m up from boom? I'm thinking that when by-the-lee flow is achieved they shoul flow in parrallel out in front of the mast.
will try all three next weekend. Should be interesting.
I posted a while ago on how I got my 1985 laser hull nice and shiny. It still gets lots of comments about how good it looks from other Laser sailors.
Here is the link (hope it works)
The final stage I used 3m Finesse it polish with...
The Olympics are over and an Aussie won the Gold (Oi, Oi, Oi, Sorry had to get that one in).
Is now the time to release the new Radial Cut standard sail?
Has anyone heard any rumours or fact as to what the timeframe is?
Will it's release go hand in hand with the Carbon fibre top sections...
I finally decided to fit a bike drink bottle holder. Found a good one that holds the bottle in place quite firmly. Also bought a squeese type bottle with a valve. Put it on the Port side of the read toe strap fitting. I feel this is better than a shock cord arrangement as you don't have to...
I'll preface this question with a warning story of what can happen if you don't do the right thing by your body!
I recently ended up in Emergency with disorientation and memory loss. I had done a lot that day, a bike ride plus 5 short couse races. I did not have much to eat and very...