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by makerofthings
Thu Mar 15, 2012 1:10 am
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Basket Case. magnum 9.9 international moth rebuild.
Replies: 51
Views: 19433

Basket Case. magnum 9.9 international moth rebuild.

So, I thought it was about time I wrote a bit about the massive rebuild my moth has been undergoing over the winter. I brought the boat last summer, as I have wanted to try to sail one since I was a kid, to be honest, when I brought it I was a bit blinded by the possibility of owning it and ignored ...
by makerofthings
Tue Jan 03, 2012 10:48 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: N12 3265 single bottom, radical posture design for sale,
Replies: 0
Views: 1251

N12 3265 single bottom, radical posture design for sale,

The time has come for me to part company with this lovely boat as i just don't have the space or time to play with both this and my moth, She is a radical posture design, built by Gerry Ledger in 1987, named mile high, and is a lovely thing to sail, http://i1237.photobucket.com/albums/ff479/maker-of...
by makerofthings
Wed Oct 19, 2011 4:47 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: another moff
Replies: 4
Views: 1435

Re: another moff

chop chop peeps, these both look like bargains,,, the fun to be had is massive... buy them then bring them down to cornwall, lets start a bit of a south west lowrider fleet...
by makerofthings
Wed Oct 19, 2011 4:43 pm
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Early Int. Moth info.
Replies: 285
Views: 61544

Re: Early Int. Moth info.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/250910067495? ... 1423.l2649

this looks like a good starter, lets see it arrive in cornwall so i got some competition...
by makerofthings
Tue Oct 18, 2011 9:29 am
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Early Int. Moth info.
Replies: 285
Views: 61544

Re: Early Int. Moth info.

ha fair enough... but you have taken the older mans next step... canoe sailing looks like it offers similar thrills... are people sailing over the winter at roadford? and what are the launching fees like... my brother lives nearby, so might drop up for a weekend... also, consider this an invite to c...
by makerofthings
Mon Oct 17, 2011 11:11 am
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: Early Int. Moth info.
Replies: 285
Views: 61544

Re: Early Int. Moth info.

hi there, been really enjoying the reading of this thread, i have brought moth 4009, a magnum 9.9, and have been getting it up to scratch and learning to sail it, it is without doubt the most fun i have ever had in a boat, recommend everyone at least once learns to sail a moth... i'm sailing in the ...