hi all, its been a long time since ive posted here, although i have read with interest.
i've lost the Gxd downhaul, all of it, its gone completely
now i cant seem to find anywhere (uk) where i can purcahase the downhaul/cunningham without the outhaul.
can anyone tell me what blocks i...
Laser 182618 XD
New march 2005 great condition
Race red hull
padded toe strap
Carbon tiller and extension
Full XD kit
Trolly + Laser over cover (also heavy duty over cover)
Padded foil bag
Lazy bone spar carriers
1 race sail
2 spare sails
£3150.00 GBP ono
hiya a great sailing forum is http://www.yachtsandyachting.com/forum
yachts and yachting is a sailing magazine over here in europe (well uk mainly),
there homepage is www.yachtsandyachting.com
look out for me on the forum, (Sailor.jon)
well the cleats are entirly optional theres nothing stopping you taking them off, i don't have anyon my laser as i feel they get in the way and are redundent when racing, a Carbon lasr would be a good idea as a one off but(though it would never happen) i wouldn't want the class to move towards a...
theres a website called laser 2 land (its uk based) the web addy is : http://www.jard.co.uk/laser2/
and there is a disscussion forum on there as well,
ive only sailed the laser >> not the fun, so i don't know about comparissons bbut from that ive heard you should have a nice...
1) when its windy and your struggling to keep it flat. play the sheet to keep the boat flat as appose to killing yourself hiking 150%
2)on flat water use allot of downhaul (Ben Ainslies sydney olympic coach told me this)
hi there, right i'm going to try and explain the San Francisco roll.
firstly- you know when your sailing along and the boat starts to come over on top of you, you jump up over the gunual and on to the daggerboard just as the boat capsizes, or generally if its capsized to windward and youve...
just found this,
"The problem is that there is no one type of boat that is the the Laser II Fun, there are no one design rules for the Fun, and there are some Fun's with radically different rigs and sail layouts out there. There have been basic Fun's with no spinnaker, no trapeze and reefing...
if my memory serves me right, there was laser 2 called the "laser 2 FUN" or siomething like that, it had weird colured sails and i beleive an asymetric
BUT i might be wrong it has been known to happen in the past:p
do a google search on laser 2 fun see if it brings anything up
over here in the uk and i think the rest of europe you can only purchase hyde sails,
the peeps @ my club wouldn't be bothered and they aint if we use practice sails its only if we hold an open where they require us to have a class legal sail,