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by yarrow
Fri May 11, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: updating B3 1134
Replies: 4
Views: 1372

Apologies for posting wrong number.

to the Forum, My apologies for posting the wrong number '1184' when my correct number is 1134. I have been in contact with the warren and the fleet and in the process of receiving a proper I-14 fleet certificate with correct number '1134'. This process has been a great learning experience for me abo...
by yarrow
Fri May 04, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: wanted: B3 dagger board
Replies: 3
Views: 1376

Re: wanted: B3 dagger board

thanx for the support, I did get a new set of foils just need to fit them to the boat
by yarrow
Fri May 04, 2012 2:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: updating B3 1134
Replies: 4
Views: 1372

Re: updating B3 1184

A few ?'s for the forum, to spark conversation: 1. Rig work, I have a very stiff willits rig, with over lap jib non self tacking. with the new B6 rigs seems people a moving away from flexible rig back to stiff. 2. Jib design: I'm interested in the conversation about self tacking vs non self tacking ...
by yarrow
Wed May 02, 2012 2:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: updating B3 1134
Replies: 4
Views: 1372

updating B3 1134

With the worlds coming to North America next summer, and my boat needing repairs from hitting the rocks in Cassidy Bay 2 summers ago my B3 1184 is in need of a solid Refit; which I have been putting off for many years. I will do my best to to use this thread to keep people updated on how this projec...
by yarrow
Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: Adding 'T' Foil Rudder to an ICE Design
Replies: 5
Views: 2902

Re: Adding 'T' Foil Rudder to an ICE Design

Heres a few pics of the high aspect T-foil I'm working on, I have a nice set of molds so I can these for anybody who is interested. Tell me what you all think, I'm open to any and all comments.
cheers,
yarrow
by yarrow
Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Upgrade of US1112
Replies: 74
Views: 17924

Re: Upgrade of US1112

Here are a few pics of new foils I'm working on to upgrade my B2, these are high aspect upgrades and I have a nice set of molds, which will allow me to make copies for people who are interested in a set. Tell me what you all think.
cheers,
Yarrow
by yarrow
Fri Apr 27, 2012 12:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: I14 US 370
Replies: 10
Views: 3494

Re: I14 US 370

Thanx for this info, I will look into getting this book.
by yarrow
Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: US 360 For Sale $1
Replies: 4
Views: 2295

Re: US 360 For Sale $1

I have a set of sails with my boat hull 370, the sails are old but you could use them as templates to make new sails, contact me if your interested:
yarrow.thorne@yahoo.com
by yarrow
Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: B3 - $7k
Replies: 6
Views: 2089

Re: B3 - $7k

where is your add with boat info?
by yarrow
Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I14 US 370
Replies: 10
Views: 3494

Re: I14 US 370

At this point, hull 370 is in storage I have started to inspect the boat and continue to find more and more rottan areas in the hull. I also wanted to ask what people thought about the idea of repairing the hull and covering with a layer of fiberglass, I would think this is a SIN but based on the am...
by yarrow
Sat Mar 31, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I14 US 370
Replies: 10
Views: 3494

Re: I14 US 370

I would be interested to see what technique you use to restore your boat, hull 370 has a lot of soft spots and the entire starboard rail is missing. I'm looking to learn what the best process is for restoring laminated veneers?
by yarrow
Wed Feb 29, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I14 US 370
Replies: 10
Views: 3494

Re: I14 US 370

steve clark did a great talk about evolution of speed on the water comparing a 14 from the 30's to a B5.This is a new project and I'm looking for as much info as possible about hull 370 and simular boats.
by yarrow
Tue Feb 28, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Adding 'T' Foil Rudder to an ICE Design
Replies: 5
Views: 2902

Re: Adding 'T' Foil Rudder to an ICE Design

I'm working on a High aspect ratio T foil design if anybody is interested.
cheers,
Yarrow
by yarrow
Tue Feb 28, 2012 6:59 pm
Forum: USA
Topic: I14 Boston Area
Replies: 3
Views: 5081

Re: I14 Boston Area

Come down to Newport RI, we have 5 I-14's in RI and look forward to hearing from you.
cheers,
Yarrow
by yarrow
Tue Feb 28, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I14 US 370
Replies: 10
Views: 3494

Re: I14 US 370

I have recently acquired this boat, and will keep the form updated as the project evolves. I hope to have the boat ready for display at the worlds next summer in Toronto.
cheers,
Yarrow