I Love Sailing !!!
I just bought another Boat.
A, 1957 Winslow. 33ft.
I have a Cal-20. Club Racer.
And I have a few Friends with Larger Boats.
One Friend has a, Hudson Force 50, Luna-Sea.
Another has a, Cascade 44, Compadre
That we have logged some Serious Miles on.
Cabo San Lucas, Mx. LaPaz, Mx. Sea of Cortez.
San Diego, Ca. San Francisco, Ca. Santa Cruz, Ca.
Bodega bay, Ca. Humbolt Bay, Ca. Astoria, Or.
And Not Sailing but on board a Power Boat,
John Wayne Harbor, Squim, Wa. Port Angeles, Wa.
Straits of Juan DeFuqua. Queen Victoria Island, Can.
Prince Ruport, B.C.
Ketchican, Ak. Petersburg, Ak. Wrangle, Ak Kake, Ak.
Jun. Ak. Sitka, Ak. Admrilty Islands, Inside Passage, Ak.
Glacier Bay, Ak Yakutat, Ak. Icy Bay, Icy Cape, Ak.
Homer, Ak. Cook Inlet, Kodiak Island, Kodiak Harbor, Ak.
Cold Bay, Lands End, Ak. False Pass, Rat Island, Ak.
Fox Islands, Unimac Pass,
Unalaska Island, Dutch Harbor, Ak.
Crew on Sailboats. in order to get my required Sea Time.
That I maybe come a, Lic. 100 tonne Master.
I currently have an, O.U.P.V. Lic.
"Thanks for all your comments my friends at Seaknots.
The halyard has been rerun without passing through the small stainless steel eye, as seen easily in the pic provided by Chris on 17th August.
All furling now takes place without any undue effort,…"
"Well at least you’ve narrowed it down to the Genoa. I doubt here’s any issue with the hull or running gear. Nor do I think the slight list you have will have an impact either as many boats have the same based on how full the water and or…"
"In the meanwhile, I performed some sailing tests trying to be as impartial as possible.
I was sailing close hauled on the starboard and port side. I used the autopilot steering the boat at 37 degrees to the apparent wind. Apparent wind was 12 to 19…"
"Sounds like your rigging may be in need of tuning?????
(Owned B43#19 for 10 years), Sailed from Mass to Tampa to Bahamas with it, great boat, no major issues at all. Boat has flat bottom basically so no need to put rails in water. I found it a very…"
"I’d also do a test using only the main. The more testing you do the more likely you’ll find the problem. I’d also check to see how much the leeward shrouds sag during all the tests. Let us know what you find. Good luck