I've been sailing Long Island Sound all my life and still find it a great and new area to cruise. I sail a 27' CSK catamaran, built in Malibu, CA in 1963. I restored her in 2004 and continuing on with the restoration ...( Or is that just wooden boat ownership?).
Long Island, NY
East Coast, West Coast
Looking to meet other multihull enthusiasts and other Long Island Sound sailors.
Classic CSK nice....I'm moored next to 1962 Woody Brown..(Manu Kai)Restored beautifully..It was one on first waikiki cats and Hobie Alter got the idea for the Hobie 14 after a sail with Woody in the mid to late 60's.
Banana Wind still LIVES! We have her on the hard finally YEARS after IKE messed us up and are almost finished with repairs and then on to the Bottom paint. Been a LONG time since we checked in out here on Seaknots...glad to see so many are still active! Fair Winds to ALL!!See More
"Thanks for the reply Sam. I will probably have to guess the hours as I have not seen it show anything since my test sail. Also, with everything I have read about the inaccuracy of the fuel gauge, I feel like I will be flying blind without an hour…"
"Sorry for the delayed response, but...
I finally added an additional hour meter. My engine hour display on the tach was intermittent, it was keeping the cumulative hours but just not displaying it consistently. It appeared to cycle with…"
"Thanks Chris and Mike,
Finally got a chance to visit the boat and the bowl was, as you suggested was only lightly secured by silicone, Repair effected and new valve in place, all we need now is some warmer weather as even in Sydney we have had snow…"