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  1. Alan S. Glos

    In Search of a Good Paddle to fit In Cubby

    The Praddle is my all time favorite for the Sunfish as it is one handed allowing you to steer with one hand and paddle with thr other. It also fits well in the aft cockpit cubby: Praddle Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  2. Alan S. Glos

    1979 Sunfish Repairs part II Need More Help

    You can take out all 4 screws from the stainless gudgeon bracket as there is an internal threaded aluminum back-up plate fiberglassed into the inside of the transom. Clean out any debris between the deck and hull joint, fill the gap with thickened epoxy and clamp with lots of spring clamps. Let...
  3. Alan S. Glos

    Brass Bailer Cap for Sunfish

    Paul. Yes I would be interested in buying these two DePersia screw-in caps. Condition? How much are you asking for both? You can reply directly to me at: aglos@colgate.edu. Thanks. Alan Glos Cazenoivia, NY
  4. Alan S. Glos

    Bottom mast cap

    Beldar is correct as usual. These new end caps are a bit oversized. Just take a wood file and file down the plastic a little. Then smear silicon goop (technical term) on the inside of the mast and tap the cap in with a hammer. Then you can use the little stainless pins to hold the cap in...
  5. Alan S. Glos

    Minifish Cockpit Question

    Here's an odd one. I just purchased an old Minifish project boat. In the cockpit, there is a well molded in where the bailer should have been but there is no bailer and no evidence that there was ever a hole for one. I thought maybe the previous owner glassed over the hole but she bought the...
  6. Alan S. Glos

    I need a Bailer

    Still looking for a DePersia bailer? I have two left: 3 Complete DePersia Sunfish Automatic Cockpit Bailer Assemblies For Sale Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  7. Alan S. Glos

    Sailfish Drain plug Removal

    PT Blaster brand penetrating oil works when other brands don't. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  8. Alan S. Glos

    Two Brand New, Never Used North Recreational Sunfish Sails For Sale

    The Traverse (blue, yellow, white, green) sail has sold. The Go Navy sail is still available. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  9. Alan S. Glos

    3 Complete DePersia Sunfish Automatic Cockpit Bailer Assemblies For Sale

    DePerrsia bailer "C" has sold. "A" and "B" are still available. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  10. Alan S. Glos

    1980 Sunfish missing Mast/Boom

    Based on the hull features and the sail logo, I am about 99% sure you have a Windflite Sunfish clone. See this Shorty Pen site: Windflite By Alcort ShortyPen Sailboat Guide Whie it is not a Sunfish, it uses stock Sunfish parts. Alan Glos Cazenoia, NY
  11. Alan S. Glos

    70s Sunfish Gelcoat cracking and flexing around cockpit deck.

    I have a hanging scale rig (see photos) but still use the bathroom scale rig for a quick-and-dirty weight. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  12. Alan S. Glos

    1980 Sunfish missing Mast/Boom

    I do sell used Sunfish spars (mast $65, upper boom, $35, lower boom with blocks $45, gooseneck $38) but they are pick-up only in Cazenovia, NY near Syracuse as shipping is too expensive. You are better off buying as complete boat in most cases. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  13. Alan S. Glos

    Zuma cover advice

    SLO does make good covers at decent prices. I have owned several of them. Consider 3M Fiberglass Restorer to remove the oxidized problem you described. It is marine rubbing compound with a good wax included. It comes in 2 or 3 grades depending on how badly your hull is oxidized. Good stuff...
  14. Alan S. Glos

    Strange Request- Feel Free to Make Fun of Me...

    I have two very nice Sunfish recreational sails for sale, both very colorful. The are cut a little flatter than your race cut Intensity sail and would work fine in the heavy air you describe. My daughter lives in Denver and I know it can get gusty there. Let me know if you are interested in...
  15. Alan S. Glos

    Sailfish help

    Davey, You have a fiberglass Super Sailfish Mark II, and it looks to be in good shape. This model had a 75 sq. ft., sail booms and mast the same size as a modern Sunfish, if you can find a Sunfish rig. it will fit your boat. To bad you are so far away as I sell a mast for $65, upper boom for...
  16. Alan S. Glos

    2 Brass Screw-in Sunfish Deck Drains For Sale

    One has sold; one left. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  17. Alan S. Glos

    Sanding a dinged up wooden daggerboard

    Beldar, When (what year) did the first synthetic Sunfish with the cut-out hand hold appear and is the foil shape the same as later boards without the cut-out hand hold? Thought you might know. Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  18. Alan S. Glos

    Wood, Aluminum Mast Combo...?

    suleboats, I've got a wood Sunfish elephant ear rudder/tiller assembly for sale: Antique "Elephant Ear" Wood Sunfish Rudder/Tiller Assembly For Sale Interested? Alan Glos
  19. Alan S. Glos

    Rudder for Phantom 14

    KD, Try this. I think these are Phantom parts: 14' Sailboat Mast Aluminum w/ 13' Sail and rudder Alan Glos Cazenovia, NY
  20. Alan S. Glos

    Serial Number - AMF26817M75C --- Need Year of Manufacturing

    I have a very nice Sunfish rudder/tiller assembly for sale here on the "For Sale" section of the the Sunfish Forum. Click here: Sunfish Rudder/Tiller Assembly For Sale This will fit a 1975 Sunfish with the stainless steel "U" shaped fitting bolted on the transom. E-mail me at...
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