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by Zeph74
Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Gp14 8171
Replies: 3
Views: 4666

Re: Gp14 8171

Took the cover off today and found a couple of inches of water around the centreboard case. Had a look under the deck where the ply is lifting and can see that there is a split in the beam directly underneath. I've taken a few pictures and put them in an album on flickr. https://flic.kr/s/aHsm5Ay3h5
by Zeph74
Sat Sep 30, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Gp14 8171
Replies: 3
Views: 4666

Gp14 8171

Hi everyone, my new old boat arrived today an old GP14 with sail number 8171(carved into the hull and on a paddle) which I reckon makes it around 1970 ?. It came with Mountfield sails numbered 8171. I have no idea if these are any good but they seem to be in fair condition. The boat itself on first ...
by Zeph74
Wed Sep 27, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New member
Replies: 1
Views: 2649

New member

Hi,
Just bought a GP14 on ebay to restore this winter and hopefully get on the water next year.

Bought it on a whim sight unseen and can't wait for the gentleman to deliver it this coming Saturday.

I have never sailed before and hope to do the level 1 start sailing course in early spring.