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by chrismartin3583
Sun Sep 29, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin Mk12 'Wozzo' available for an RNLI donation
Replies: 4
Views: 2367

Re: Merlin Mk12 'Wozzo' available for an RNLI donation

This was at Midland SC for many, many decades stored in the shed and sailed by its first or second owner until his death about 10 years ago. We were only talking about it yesterday wondering where it was! When Alan sailed it it was almost totally original. The spinnaker was still rigged inside the j...
by chrismartin3583
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Various masts - free to collector
Replies: 2
Views: 2576

Various masts - free to collector

GP14 - wooden

GP14 - IYE Gold

Merlin - Gold, D section.

Booms - must be 10+ gold C section.

Free to collector, will be going in a skip around Xmas.

email paramedic3602ATyahoo.co.uk

07966 687 785
by chrismartin3583
Sun Jul 30, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Roll up, roll up, buy an entire museum collection
Replies: 134
Views: 69042

Re: Roll up, roll up, buy an entire museum collection

Did anyone bid on Alarm?

I was thinking about it to prevent it from being destroyed.
by chrismartin3583
Sat Feb 11, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: UCP shelf life
Replies: 2
Views: 3485

Re: UCP shelf life

if its liquid it'll be fine. may need thinning.
by chrismartin3583
Fri Oct 14, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin Rocket at Baltic Wharf
Replies: 5
Views: 5127

Re: Merlin Rocket at Baltic Wharf

3391 is at Blithfield SC and in regular use.
by chrismartin3583
Mon Jan 18, 2016 9:04 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: GP14 no 23 - restoration project
Replies: 10
Views: 8126

Re: GP14 no 23 - restoration project

no like I say if he can't sell it and its hanging around i'll be in touch - theres no need for a bonfire if someone is prepared to take it on.

I just want it out of my way :)
by chrismartin3583
Sun Jan 17, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: GP14 no 23 - restoration project
Replies: 10
Views: 8126

Re: GP14 no 23 - restoration project

Yes

Dave is the owner - i thought it was a free to good home job, must have misunderstood.
by chrismartin3583
Sun Jan 17, 2016 8:38 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: GP14 no 23 - restoration project
Replies: 10
Views: 8126

Re: GP14 no 23 - restoration project

See below

If it doesn't sell get in touch :)
by chrismartin3583
Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:02 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: GP14 no 23 - restoration project
Replies: 10
Views: 8126

Re: GP14 no 23 - restoration project

No takers?

two weeks to the bonfire :(
by chrismartin3583
Wed Jan 06, 2016 9:00 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: GP14 no 23 - restoration project
Replies: 10
Views: 8126

Re: GP14 no 23 - restoration project

I probably should add that this is designed to be firewood if there are no takers by the end of the month :(

Its a better bet than some of the rubbish you see on ebay so this would be a shame, but it needs to go.
by chrismartin3583
Tue Jan 05, 2016 8:32 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: GP14 no 23 - restoration project
Replies: 10
Views: 8126

GP14 no 23 - restoration project

Hi Guys. This hull is languishing outside our workshop. It is ropey, but worth saving. It's complete. Looks like a kit build to me. Work required: Decks are beyond saving. Case is loose. Hog is rotten at aft end of the case - I suspect that this is quite extensive around the centreboard box. As this...
by chrismartin3583
Thu Oct 15, 2015 8:01 am
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Stainless steel screws at Aldi tomorrow
Replies: 11
Views: 10860

Re: Stainless steel screws at Aldi tomorrow

They'll be A2.

But it's surprising just how much of the stainless we use is actually A2.
by chrismartin3583
Wed Sep 30, 2015 7:54 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin Rocket 3391 for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 4287

Re: Merlin Rocket 3391 for sale

Sold
by chrismartin3583
Tue Sep 22, 2015 8:14 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin Rocket 3391 for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 4287

Re: Merlin Rocket 3391 for sale

Just been through the bits and pieces on this one - Sails 1 suit Morrisons, measured 2008 but must be older than this. very good condition, if a little dirty. Spinnaker well used but sound. old midi size. Spare Morrison main - not as good as the other one but still pretty good condition. Foils. Rudd...