Yes yes the mast is tall eh? The winner of the Golden Globe race (Jean-Luc VDH) cut some his mast down on the Rustler 36.
I have owned this boat for a few years now.
In doubt for offshore but the thought occupies my pea brain every 12.5 minutes or...
Awesome discussion and not to highjack but what do you guys think of this boat going offshore:
Always wanted to know what the squiggly lines of a dark colour impregnated into the interior of fiberglass boat hulls were and why there?...
Thanks very much for guidance.
Like the shape and would be parked in front of my 35' Sailboat (there's room in the slip and its allowed).
Wanting to build a small boat in ply....
There is fold-able boat from Aussie land called the Quickboat Aventurer 3.7m.
Quickboats - Folding Boats, No trailers, No storage hassles...
Lepke......forgot to repsond "I wonder if they are legal here".....where is "here"?
Steve...I like the boat...I could modify, repair and get at things a lot easier.
The boat is a built like a brick outhouse!
Thank You for your...
The Yanmar YSM12 in my 28 ft sailboat is a thing of beauty.
One cylinder simplicity and the vibration/noise is no big deal (Solid mounts =more...
Just reading about C&C sailboats coming out of the R&D Bruckmann in Oakville Ont Canada back in the early 70's. The boats were described as...
A boat that does not sail like a haystack!
Not sure if I have the terminology correct.
Have a 12 x 9 Gori 2 blade with 1" shaft. The teeth in the middle of the petals are good but...
Anybody know what make this Windvane is?
Always enjoy your posts.
Lemme check into that.
Ok..found a tidbit:...
Can a guy flip any parts around around in effort to convert a:
RH Folding Prop
to a :
LH Folding Prop
Its a Martec two blader....
Late into the thread......has anybody mentioned the old TillerMaster yet? Would be interesting to attempt a hybrid conversion using an Arduino...
Ok.....Random thoughts..Building a "strawler" or a putt-putt out of a sailboat isn't a new thing. Dad would really like a wee inboard engine. A...
Hi Fellas... An outboard motor siting on a ugly transom mounted bracket is like strapping a
galvanized dairy bucket to Miss January's derriere..my...