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by BBSCFaithfull
Tue Oct 07, 2008 12:41 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: 14 footer vs. laser 5000
Replies: 2
Views: 2192

14s are, faster, easier to handle off shore, more responsive, more modern, more exciting, have better mast and sail plans.
by BBSCFaithfull
Tue Sep 30, 2008 7:23 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: How to set up the boat
Replies: 8
Views: 3608

as promised some pics http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a61/Fontal/100_1140.jpg usual position :lol: http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a61/Fontal/100_1157.jpg and as we got her http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a61/Fontal/foredeck.jpg Pretty stunning scenery i may add! Buy a loos gauge and make your s...
by BBSCFaithfull
Tue Sep 30, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: best ways to loose the weight from a B3 hull?
Replies: 7
Views: 3381

If 1134 is the boat I think it is, it shouldn't be heavy. I think that is boat #2 out of the mold. A self tacker would be a nice change, but think of what you need to do to move the tack of the jib forward. Also, the dagger and mast location are forward of new boats built with rudder foils in mind....
by BBSCFaithfull
Mon Sep 15, 2008 7:09 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: anybody got pics of there gnav systems
Replies: 1
Views: 1718

An extra gooseneck is added i would say about 1 and a half to 2 feet up the mast from the boom goosenech to atach the gnav. Lower will then need to be brought up to support the new kicker height. You may need to re-enforce the mast but am not sure on this.... Then there is usually a cascade on the b...
by BBSCFaithfull
Tue Jul 22, 2008 2:36 pm
Forum: Crew sheet
Topic: Wanted Crew or helm.
Replies: 0
Views: 2409

Wanted Crew or helm.

Hi.
I am looking for a permanent crew or helm for my beiker 3.

Planning to do the Sydney Worlds. Am situated in the south and am looking to join hayling island sc.

Please contact me on 07796955438 or naughtysailorboy@msn.com
Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Mon May 26, 2008 9:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sydney Worlds
Replies: 21
Views: 7083

Sydney Worlds

Hi there. What are the plans for the sydney worlds.
Is it easier to hire a boat out there?
How hard is it to get a boat to sydney?
How much does it cost roughly etc
Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Mon May 19, 2008 8:11 pm
Forum: Race Notices
Topic: Warnemunde Worlds 2008
Replies: 9
Views: 6102

Would i be able to pay the entry fee on arrival?
Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Mon May 12, 2008 5:14 pm
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: Kites Wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 1065

Kites Wanted

Hi guys,
Anyone have any kites laying around that theyd be willing to sell etc?

prefferabely two patch (but not too fussed)

To Fit Beiker 4 Luff Length

Reasonable Nick

Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Thu Mar 06, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Worlds 2010 Carnac France
Replies: 11
Views: 3544

Re: Worlds 2010 Carnac France

Evening , So the 18s are going to hold the JJ Giltinan's in Carnac in 2009 . First time ever outside Australia . Did hear a very good idea of holding the 14 Worlds there in 2010 back in Cowes last year . What's happened with that ? It's a no brainer surely !!!!!! Personally, I have sacked 14 crewin...
by BBSCFaithfull
Sun Mar 02, 2008 9:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Beiker 3 Rig Setting
Replies: 1
Views: 1259

Re: Beiker 3 Rig Setting

BBSCFaithfull wrote:Hi Guys,

I need rig settings for my newly bought beiker 3 as the boat hasnt got any. Any one know on any rig settings i could have?

It has a cst 14 mast and turnbuckle style lowers.

Cheers,
Alex
Sorry guys it has a cst 12 mast

Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Sun Feb 24, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Beiker 3 Rig Setting
Replies: 1
Views: 1259

Beiker 3 Rig Setting

Hi Guys,

I need rig settings for my newly bought beiker 3 as the boat hasnt got any. Any one know on any rig settings i could have?

It has a cst 14 mast and turnbuckle style lowers.

Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Mon Feb 04, 2008 9:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Garda Crew
Replies: 0
Views: 985

Garda Crew

Hi Guys,

Any 14ers need a crew for garda this year?
Am willing to travel to itchenor etc for practice before
Cheers,
Alex

GBR 1405
by BBSCFaithfull
Fri Feb 01, 2008 7:55 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Attaching genny sheet blocks to carbon racks
Replies: 3
Views: 2162

Why not bond an attachment point using carbon and epoxy? Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Thu Jan 31, 2008 3:07 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: penultimate daggerboards
Replies: 3
Views: 2374

14 Foils

Mike,
an RS 600 rudder works for penny's i believe. Il chat to you on msn.
Cheers,
Alex
by BBSCFaithfull
Wed Jan 30, 2008 5:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Garda 08 Transport
Replies: 0
Views: 988

Garda 08 Transport

Hi ther guys,
If anyone is driving to garda this year and would like someone to share the driving i would be more than happy to oblige.
PM or post
Cheers,
Alex