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by Pat
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Vintage boats!
Replies: 1
Views: 245

Re: Vintage boats!

I was trying to see if they had a definition for Classic since their circuit for older boats seems to be named classic. Couldn't find any definition though. Maybe they have a classic circuit for vintage boats!
by Pat
Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Boats and bits wanted
Topic: Quadrant style shroud levers
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: Quadrant style shroud levers

Wish I had - would happily have swapped the rope system on the modern Alb for them yesterday - why won't this boat go upwind on this tack - *** the "shroud lever" cleated rope is off, it's in the wrong place and can't be pulled right on until the main shrouds are loosened. Grrr! Much easier on the o...
by Pat
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Aries dinghy no 11
Replies: 3
Views: 208

Re: Aries dinghy no 11

emailed
by Pat
Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Aries dinghy no 11
Replies: 3
Views: 208

Aries dinghy no 11

Message received via website contact page. Subject: Aries dinghy no 11 Message: I own Water Gypsy, a 1945 Aries built by Beaminster in Christchurch. From 2003 til 2009 I sailed her in the River Severn and the Bristy Channel. She was featured when Roger Barnes of the Dinghy Cruising Association and I...
by Pat
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Zenith - Swedish B Class.
Replies: 46
Views: 20839

Re: Zenith - Swedish B Class.

2012 start? Mere youngster in project age. Two of our Merlins went into the workshop in 2010 and 2006 respectively and still aren't at the front of the queue. And a Lark one went off water in 2004. Then there's the projects that were started before we got them - Merlin 40 for example. Don't know whe...
by Pat
Thu Nov 28, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Urgent Int 14 needing home
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: Urgent Int 14 needing home

Photos now available on the CVRDA facebook page
by Pat
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 556

Re: Hykeham 2020

Sounds promising.
Now I'm thinking maybe we could do Hykeham then up to tour Scotland then back via Ullswater and the Birkett at the beginning of July.......
Dreaming of summer!
by Pat
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Urgent Int 14 needing home
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Urgent Int 14 needing home

Beautiful Bogey. International 14 c 1930. Sail number 321. Original cotton sails. Brass buoyancy tanks. All bits (I think) though rigging and ropes will need checking. In good condition considering age and lack of use in last 15 years. Road ready trailer. Currently in Retford DN22. Owned from new by...
by Pat
Sat Nov 09, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Laser 1122
Replies: 2
Views: 511

Re: Laser 1122

I don't know - I just posted the information I was sent. I suggest you email him and ask.
by Pat
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Laser 1122
Replies: 2
Views: 511

Laser 1122

Sent to cvrda from Christopher Marling Subject: Laser Hull No. 1122 Message: This Laser was originally built in Canada in the early 70's. I obtained her in 1978 in St Lucia and subsequently brought her back to the UK. She is the oldest Laser in Europe, and I had intended to restore her. Would you be...
by Pat
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Baltic Wharf 2nd November
Replies: 6
Views: 1351

Re: Baltic Wharf 2nd November

EVENT CANCELLED due to the weather.
by Pat
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Jack Holt Ideal Dinghy
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Re: Jack Holt Ideal Dinghy

if you send me your email via the email link in Contact at the right, I'll add you to a DropBox that you can load them to and I'll put them on the website.
by Pat
Mon Oct 28, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Baltic Wharf 2nd November
Replies: 6
Views: 1351

Re: Baltic Wharf 2nd November

Email from the club:
We would like to hold a race briefing for 10.30am and the first race at 11.00am. Pickles, a local cafe does some great sandwiches. We shall give visitors the chance to pre-order (cash only) for £5.00 when registering for the event.
by Pat
Wed Oct 16, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Baltic Wharf 2nd November
Replies: 6
Views: 1351

Baltic Wharf 2nd November

I've now had confirmation that there will be a one day event at baltic Wharf (Bristol) on Saturday 2nd November. Sorry it's short notice but hope people can attend.
by Pat
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: National rally 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 478

Re: National rally 2020

It's now confirmed as Clywedog (mid Wales) on 29th to 31st August 2020.