We are currently looking at building a double stack Laser Trailer.
Using 2 1/2" carbon steel.
We don't want to re-invent the wheel but:
a) What should we avoid in designing this trailer?
b) What are the must haves?
c) Towing deck side down, it looks like 78" is the ideal space between the...
The print edition shows a photo of the one of the few non powered boat that Rossiter produces: The Laser Rowing Shell. Sorry!
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Building on the practical, seaworthy tradition established by Laser in the 1980’s, Rossiter has purchased the molds and production rights, improved the...
Remembrance of the man who suggested the name Laser: globeandmail.com: Ian Bruce:
Toronto -- The Globe and Mail's recent obituary of boat builder Ian Bruce, by Tom Hawthorn, briefly mentioned a student who suggested the name "Laser" for Ian's new sailboat. As Ian has generously acknowledged, I...
I am just about to try an industrial velcro long loop - kind of like the velcro clew tie down from SEA. I have used the misc ropes method for years and want something quicker and more reliable.
There must be a better way.
But how come no one has found the better way in the last 45 years?
Sailing World (And Yacht Racing/Cruising before that) magazine has published a few basic Tuning/Rigging/Sailing Guides for the Laser over the past 30 years. Complete with very good illustrations. These were 3-4 pages in length.
Anyone have a link to those or a link to something similar?
Seitech dollys have been out of stock for the last 8 months at my dealer. Yes 8 months. Maybe they all went to Nova Scotia for the Worlds? Anyone else experiencing a dolly shortage?
A guy I crew with wants a Seitech for his new to him laser. He doesn’t want a version of my homemade dolly. ;( ...