copied tag exactly with the configuation on both my fish (fishes?)
57mm carbo + cleat that you cant reach (appropriately) when you are hiked out.
have been toying with the idea of jam cleats on each side of the deck just aft of the daggerboard and out towards the edges, but they just arent...
JE, depending on what your doing you'll need to adjust what you do:
if you are sailing too close to the wind and pinching, than you need to bear off just the right amount and pick up some speed.
if you are sailing too far off the wind and tacking without sheeting in then you are trying to...
so there's a third sunfish i could buy in the 'hood.
do i need a third, even though nobody sails with me?
its yellow, from the 70's and its soooooooooo beautiful.
i could sell my red one!?
or make a triple decker for my double decker trailer.
or just buy the part$$$$$$ to make it...
I picked up a seitech dolly off of craigslist yesterday for my sunfishes. But its a laser dolly. Is there any reason I should engineer a trade for a sunfish Dolly (haven't tried it for for fit yet) or are they the same enough.
petrel, i'm a mile or two from biscayne bay. (and i love humidity - all 13 months of it.)
you need to go back and look at the video. the polyethelyne (non-stick) and the peel ply (aka release fabric) are used for different purposes.
you make a multi-layer repair matt upsidedown on peel ply...
petrel, no i did not dry it - i do have that on my list-o-things-to-do but i never quite get around to it - i really have no off-season around here and its superhumid 9 months out of the year. that one could use the shedding of a few lbs. i may consider a lightbulb and a low voltage computer...
you might be talking about my video of the hull crack repair - if you do what i did it will be super strong - and its really satisfying to do such repair
peel ply/release fabric can be found here:
i was able to find...