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by Alan P.
Mon Nov 26, 2007 9:56 pm
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Epoxy or Varnish and other bits!
Replies: 26
Views: 7048

Richard. I put two coats of West System on the decks of OK 1211 some 10 years ago and have been pleased with it. Although she lives in a garage now she was kept outside all year and suffered no damp penetration. I have used single pack varnishes of various brands over the top, just making sure they ...
by Alan P.
Thu Nov 22, 2007 8:45 am
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Name THIS boat then!!!!!!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 4399

Designers Moretons Yacht Suppliers Ltd Intended for amateur build from kit or available in grp. Centre main. Unstayed ,rotating mast. PY 103 12ft. Beam 4' 9" Sail area 80 sq ft and is red. All above from Pery Blandford's "Sailing Dinghies of the World" which I guess includes Northern Ireland Recall ...
by Alan P.
Sat Nov 10, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: How easy
Replies: 13
Views: 4562

Garry,
if you want to go singlehanded just get the right tool for the job.

http://www.okdinghy.co.uk
http://www.sprint15.com

Mind you, Lois went really well at Clywedog in the Albacore singlehanded. She would have gone even quicker without the sea anchor she had trailing from the stern.
by Alan P.
Thu Nov 08, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Removing Antifouling
Replies: 15
Views: 7207

Never mind a driveway. Just the stuff I need to put ALL OVER my humble garden! Should just about be maintenance free then.
by Alan P.
Mon Nov 05, 2007 9:35 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Corus Are you coming Sep 13-14
Replies: 35
Views: 12877

Well if it's good Contender material, it must be a good sized bit of water. Sounds good!.

Chance to bring the CVRDA Circus to the inhabitants of a yet another part of the kingdom?
by Alan P.
Fri Oct 19, 2007 8:36 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: News on Netley (2008) - the forty boat Nationals!
Replies: 91
Views: 23959

My 95 year old Granny( Dad's Mum) was at Netley event this year as a spectator and stand by crew. She could be called upon to get afloat in 2008!! :lol: