Our wonderful boat needs to be sold ( sniff) She's a beauty and fast. needs a bunch of cleaning but all sails are working ( Main Sail, jib ( small, med, large 120) Spinnaker with Spinnaker pole all rigging.
I am currently doing a project to incorporate a man-powered drive system to help with sailing through low wind conditions.
I was wondering if anyone has seen or have experience with a man-powered drive system for low wind conditions (ie. pedal drives, other drive systems without a motor)...
I am selling an early 1960's Alcott Sunfish in very good condition. This boat has had light use over the last couple of years, but is ready for the water. All but 1 pin is the original equipment. This has been meticulously cared for and maintained over the years.
The trailer is included...
I'm about to buy my first sailboat, and I'm not really into sailing so I have some questions about the boat before I go see her. It is a 30ft Beneteau First 1988.
-You can see in the photo of the keel, there is something like a crack. Do you think it is cracked, or it is just...
"The water reflects this beauty, but tonight, the stars win. They are there, reflected in the water and shining in the sky—strung out like pearls. Perfection. The fleet is bathing in their wake, tied together, star-board to port—a million-dollar raft of fiberglass and Mylar—drifting jewels...
just bought this buy on identification no title etc. guy said it might be about 20 + years old ????
I'd like to know what is is so i can figure out what to check on it and how to rig it etc. it has a main sail and a jib . i do not now anything about sailing ....... yet :)
darn i have...
Hello i was wondering what the new and old rigging systems are on a laser and the differences between them. Also if i have a laser with old rigging can i upgrade it to the new rigging.
thanks in advance.
This 1988 beauty has all the following features:
North Sails in great shape
Spinnaker (needs pole)
Head and Sink
Electronics and lighting
2 HP Honda motor
Foot locker with accessories and loaded tool kit
In slip at Chandlers Landing Rockwall Texas (no trailer or lift)...