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by Rich
Wed Oct 10, 2007 8:30 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: What do you use for running rigging?
Replies: 13
Views: 6544

what lines and what thickness did you use for you the forestay? I have been thinking its about time to get rid of my wire one!

Rich
by Rich
Sat Aug 25, 2007 7:15 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: fixed foil question
Replies: 7
Views: 4474

you can have a fixed foil on the blade and then adjust the angle by having an adjustable stock
by Rich
Mon Jul 30, 2007 7:56 am
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: Wanted: Non t-foil rudder blade
Replies: 0
Views: 971

Wanted: Non t-foil rudder blade

Has anyone got a non t-foil rudder blade that they don't want or wish to sell for a small amount of money? Has to fit into a morrison 10 stock.

cheers

Rich
by Rich
Tue Jul 10, 2007 7:46 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: Weed Removal
Replies: 7
Views: 3471

its called my t-foil
by Rich
Mon Jul 09, 2007 8:08 am
Forum: Tech
Topic: Weed Removal
Replies: 7
Views: 3471

Apparently its this global warming thing! There normally is'nt kelp forests growing all over the lake!
by Rich
Sun Jul 08, 2007 9:43 pm
Forum: Tech
Topic: Weed Removal
Replies: 7
Views: 3471

Weed Removal

Has anyone got a good way of keeping weed of a t-foil (or removing it without hanging off the transom?). mine seams to have a uncanny way of attracting every passing bit which is making sailing almost impossible.

cheers

Rich
by Rich
Sat Mar 10, 2007 8:40 pm
Forum: Buy : Sell : Trade
Topic: Wanted upgraded old (B2/3 or M10)
Replies: 2
Views: 1808

Wanted upgraded old (B2/3 or M10)

Hi, im looking for a older new rules boat so thats probably Beiker 2/3 or a Morrison 10. Boat has to be within mainland UK (England,Wales Scotland). looking for the usual: Carbon boat carbon rig combi (or some mechanism for towing) trolley self tacker conversion t-foil (preferable) good set of sails...
by Rich
Thu Feb 15, 2007 12:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dinghy Show 3/4 March
Replies: 1
Views: 1811

prob will be there on the sat
by Rich
Tue Nov 07, 2006 8:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Facts are Friendly - Do the boats cost too much? Why?
Replies: 8
Views: 4287

anyone know why the costs of carbon have doubled?
by Rich
Tue Oct 31, 2006 10:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Cost of a new boat
Replies: 65
Views: 27608

what about if the class commissioned a mould then people could rent monthly or weekly off the class and build there own. then the mould could then be used by any member who had the space and the skills to build there own! If it was popular enough then the mould would then pay for itself and people w...
by Rich
Mon Oct 30, 2006 8:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Cost of a new boat
Replies: 65
Views: 27608

probably a bit of stupid question but what is prepreg and autoclaveing? and how/why does it increase the cost of boat manufacturing?
by Rich
Wed Oct 25, 2006 5:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cost of a new boat
Replies: 65
Views: 27608

i suppose that if someone won the worlds with a boat that cost half that of others then it would be accepted that the performace is the same therfore more people would buy the cheaper boat (as it more likly to be within there price range) and get the same performance. more and more exotic parts and ...
by Rich
Thu Sep 28, 2006 7:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Worlds Over
Replies: 7
Views: 3674

Did some work encoding and decoding MPEG streams! not a lot of fun. Better than programing HR&Payrole system!
by Rich
Fri Jun 09, 2006 3:04 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Gutted!
Replies: 1
Views: 3392

Gutted!

Its Friday,
Its 22 deg,
about F4 outside,
clear blue skys
and im stuck in this sticky hot office

:cry:

wish i was sailing

and to top it all off the footy starts in an hour!
by Rich
Fri May 12, 2006 8:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Revitalising the UK fleet
Replies: 35
Views: 12674

When i lived in the north east a lot of the smaller classes got together and formed a circuit. every month or so they would all go to an event and have a fleet race. the result of this was firstly more people to sail against but also after seeing all the other "similarish" classes some people got to...