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by Liquid
Fri Jan 06, 2012 9:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new B6
Replies: 705
Views: 143779

Re: The new B6

Hey Kris,

I too put the tiller extension bungee over the boom, wouldn't sail without it!

The first pic of you guys blasting downwind shows the dagger board high enough to interfere with the vang. Did that cause jibing/tacking issues?
by Liquid
Wed May 18, 2011 10:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: My new boat
Replies: 402
Views: 124466

Re: My new boat

Hey Shu,

How do the forward rack support tubes attach to the mast step bulkhead?
by Liquid
Fri Jul 31, 2009 12:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: 14 videos
Replies: 40
Views: 26495

Here's a training session video from last week at the Gorge just prior to our nationals. Second half of vid we recorded 21.8 instant and 21 for the 10 seconds average on the Velocitek. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0R74mpPQKM Sean Trew also put up a short regatta video of the Nationals event which...
by Liquid
Mon May 18, 2009 11:50 pm
Forum: CAN
Topic: US Nationals NOR - July 24-25-26 - Cascade Locks, OR
Replies: 0
Views: 2173

US Nationals NOR - July 24-25-26 - Cascade Locks, OR

Calling all NA 14ers out there for our '09 Nationals on the sunny, windy and warm Columbia River out of Cascade Locks. We'd love to have as many Canadian boats join us as can make it. There is also a skiff clinic the preceding 2 days of the regatta. NOR attached and here's the link to the site info:...
by Liquid
Mon May 18, 2009 11:49 pm
Forum: USA
Topic: US Nationals NOR - July 24-25-26 - Cascade Locks, OR
Replies: 0
Views: 4803

US Nationals NOR - July 24-25-26 - Cascade Locks, OR

Calling all NA 14ers out there for our '09 Nationals on the sunny, windy and warm Columbia River out of Cascade Locks. We'd love to have as many Canadian boats join us as can make it. There is also a skiff clinic the preceding 2 days of the regatta. NOR attached and here's the link to the site info:...
by Liquid
Mon May 04, 2009 7:57 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Batten replacements?
Replies: 2
Views: 1763

Re: Batten replacements?

Hi! I took an inventory of my sails the other day. I'm missing a couple battens on the mainsails Is Annapolis Performance the best (cheap) place to get them? And do I just buy large and size it down myself? Some folks use these guys (warning, get you check book out, but I understand they are worth ...
by Liquid
Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:32 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: Rigging a mast
Replies: 13
Views: 5793

by Liquid
Tue Sep 30, 2008 9:18 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: How difficult is it to fit...
Replies: 6
Views: 2870

found out this weekend we already have a selftacker jib so just have to fit the track, anybody have any ideas as to how i would strengthen the deck area around the track. Do you have access to the underside of the deck via those black squares? If so, you can add backing plates and extra carbon ther...
by Liquid
Fri Sep 12, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: How difficult is it to fit...
Replies: 6
Views: 2870

Re: How difficult is it to fit...

fontal wrote:How difficult would it be to fit a self tacking jib to an ovi 1 hull?
any tips, diagrams or photo's would be much appreciated.

Cheers Richard
Do you have a pic of the foredeck?
by Liquid
Thu Sep 04, 2008 10:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wow
Replies: 8
Views: 2766

Re: Wow

OMG is this boat difficult to sail we had a nightmare tonight we were on our side about 10-15 times or more in 2 hours we just couldn't seem to tack about :( absolutly nackered for all the climbing back in to the boat. one major problem though my crew slipped of the centerboard and his trap hook da...
by Liquid
Mon Aug 04, 2008 5:06 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Who's building t-foils?
Replies: 10
Views: 4458

rand wrote:Take it out of the box, drop it on the boat and go sailing :-)
So, is it the push rod style?
by Liquid
Fri Aug 01, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Newbie getting up to speed story
Replies: 22
Views: 16156

Assuming boat speed is good already, on noticing a gust approach, ease the main an inch and luff a degree. Hopefully as the gust hits, the boat becomes upright again and accelerates. When up to the new speed, the boat will resume on it's original course only faster. A 14s groove is VERY narrow in b...
by Liquid
Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:10 am
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: WANTED BIEKER 2- 1st 14
Replies: 7
Views: 2718

Jack Salerno wrote:Simon, where are you located? I have a Bieker 2 located in southern California for sale.
jack
Hey Jack, are you still stateside?
by Liquid
Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Willets Design
Replies: 2
Views: 1511

take a picture of the boat and post it here, that will help dramatically!
by Liquid
Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: New-To-Us. Need Some Training. Near Seattle
Replies: 1
Views: 1186

There is a strong and active 14 fleet in Seattle. http://www.i14seattle.org/ You just missed a great skiff clinic in the Gorge this past week/weekend... Sail a lot, buy and watch 'Higher and faster' over and over and get down to San Francisco for the nationals in September! Welcome to the fleet. You...