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    Is this sail any good?

    Maybe this will help. It a lot less money. http://www.thesailstore.com/islander-sunfish-sail-window-p-1043.html?osCsid=7f39bde8a6528bfadd1b154395b57aec
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    Sunfish PVC dolly with a handle

    Thanks, The test will be tomorrow night once we get the boat on it
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    Sunfish PVC dolly with a handle

    My 13 year old son made that last week. Took him about 2 hours to complete. I cut all the parts on the chop saw. I showed him how to read your plans and use the the PVC primer and glue. He did the rest. Our handle is made for 1 1/2" pipe. I was unable to find the the reducer Tee you use. Also...
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    Replace bailer ball (Metal Bailer)

    Thank you for the replies. I have been away and have not had anytime to investigate anymore on this. But looks like some answers have been given. Now I just need to purchase some stuff and see it if works.
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    Replace bailer ball (Metal Bailer)

    I tried looking at the Patent for it but I don't see a gasket. http://patentimages.storage.googleapis.com/pages/US2772648-0.png
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    Replace bailer ball (Metal Bailer)

    Thank you. So the ball goes in then the a rubber gasket/washer over it?
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    Replace bailer ball (Metal Bailer)

    Thank you Danpal... Yes my boat is a 71. It seems like folks are still using the metal bailer. Even is someone that has one can let me know what size the ball is and some dimensions of the rubber seal. That would be a start in looking for a replacement. I'm thinking from here...
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    Replace bailer ball (Metal Bailer)

    Hmmm.. Did I stump everyone? ;)
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    Replace bailer ball (Metal Bailer)

    My son has a 1971 Sunfish. So far I have taught him how to repair it. His boat has the metal bailer. The top unscrews off and all the threads look good. But he is missing the ball. I have search and found part number 79332. But I can't find anyone selling it. The only bailer replacement balls...
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    Work Dolly

    So with this design you were able to flip the boat yourself?
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    Sunfish for Christmas

    Well it was a hit. I have never seen him so happy. He screamed, yelled and jump. It was a great feeling. This is a child who does not really show emotion do to his autistic tendencies. He spent he entire Christmas day in the garage. He was washed it, cleaned it oxidation cleaner, remove all...
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    Sunfish for Christmas

    Thank you for all the Suggestions. They are great and most I would not have thought about. Keep them coming :)
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    Sunfish for Christmas

    So I got my 13 year old son a used sunfish for Christmas that needs a little gel coat repair. I would like to give him some other items for the boat as well that he may need. Maybe tools or some useful items for the sunfish. He has a life jacket since we already have a boat and kayaks. I was...
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    New PVC Dolly!

    Okay I found my issue. The photos are attached though Photo Bucket not attached via the website. We block Photo Bucket and like sites. When I viewed the page source It show me were they were located.
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    New PVC Dolly!

    Hmmmm... Interesting, I just looked at this thread from my phone and I can see it the picture. But can't see them on the computer.
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