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by Chrisrjwood
Fri May 23, 2014 7:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Blithfield 24th & 25th May
Replies: 14
Views: 8063

Re: Blithfield 24th & 25th May

Hi all, I will be bringing the Jollyboat on Saturday with Dean but he can't make it on Sunday so I will be looking for 1 or 2 crew for Sunday if anyone is interested....
by Chrisrjwood
Fri May 09, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: David's latest Y&Y missive
Replies: 12
Views: 5744

Re: David's latest Y&Y missive

David, great piece, really, really interesting. Love the format and the pictures. A good look back at what many of us consider the golden years of dinghy development. Also, thank you for posting the picture of the Jolly pirate crew, proof to my wife that I'm not having an affair (at least only with ...
by Chrisrjwood
Fri May 09, 2014 5:23 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: FOR SALE - PEGASUS 166 - no sensible offer refused
Replies: 2
Views: 1795

Re: FOR SALE - PEGASUS 166 - no sensible offer refused

Hi Tim, looks like a nice boat. Can you email me about how much you would take?

Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Wed May 07, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hunts 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 12659

Re: Hunts 2014

Hi Nessa, yes, a wonderful weekend again and thanks for the extra wind on Sunday.

Thanks also to my two great crew, it was a pleasure to sail with you and get the Jollyboat going properly for a change! Hope we can do it again soon.

Get better soon Nessa and hope to see you at future meetings

Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Thu May 01, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Boats and bits wanted
Topic: Jollyboat mast boom sails rigging etc
Replies: 9
Views: 5172

Re: Jollyboat mast boom sails rigging etc

Hi Steve, I have a complete rig for a Jollyboat, original Reynolds mast, bendy boom and sails (was hoping to use them on a possible rebuild but still waiting to hear from owner [ed LOL] You should be able to fit them straight into your boat. I do have a steel centre plate that I won't be using again...
by Chrisrjwood
Sat Apr 26, 2014 11:06 am
Forum: Boats and bits wanted
Topic: Firefly jib wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 2303

Firefly jib wanted

Still looking for a Jib for the Firefly if anyone has a spare?

Chris W
by Chrisrjwood
Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:20 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Hunts 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 12659

Re: Hunts 2014

Hi Nessa, Looking good for Jollyboat 325 at Hunts on the 3rd. Should be at least 2 of us. What do you have planned for the evening? probably up for a meal and drinks.

Also, have I missed the race times or are they on the Hunts SC websire?

Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:25 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: CVRDA Events - Jollyboat crew wanted for CVRDA events
Replies: 6
Views: 4812

Re: CVRDA Events - Brave Jollyboat crew wanted

Hi Jim, great, pm me to discuss, Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:01 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Classic Stuff for sale: Jollyboat, Tideway, Whiff, etc.
Replies: 11
Views: 4168

Re: Classic Stuff for sale: Jollyboat, Tideway, Whiff, etc.

Ed, I have sent you a couple of messages but not sure if you have received them, can you check please? Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Mon Apr 21, 2014 6:21 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: CVRDA Events - Jollyboat crew wanted for CVRDA events
Replies: 6
Views: 4812

Re: CVRDA Events - Brave Jollyboat crew wanted

Hi Dean, that would be great (an experienced crew :D )

Haven't heard from Clare this season, don't know if she is up for it again.....

Regards, Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Tue Apr 15, 2014 7:14 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: CVRDA Events - Jollyboat crew wanted for CVRDA events
Replies: 6
Views: 4812

Re: CVRDA Events - Brave Jollyboat crew wanted

Hi Roger, thanks for the heads up, may have to saw a couple of foot off the Jb LOL, anyway, shouldn't be a problem, I can take the Pegasus (:>))

Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:47 am
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Oxalic acid
Replies: 5
Views: 3320

Re: Oxalic acid

Hi, I have effectively used oxalic acid for removing rust stains from terylene sails with no apparent ill effects so it should be good for wood. I stuff I used was DAVIS FSR Fiberglass Stain Remover, a sort of gel that comes in a 1 pint tub, should be able to get it from a chandlers or on line. Rega...
by Chrisrjwood
Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:25 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Classic Stuff for sale: Jollyboat, Tideway, Whiff, etc.
Replies: 11
Views: 4168

Re: Classic Stuff for sale: Jollyboat, Tideway, Whiff, etc.

Hi Ed, have emailed you about events, can you check and let me know that you have received? Chris
by Chrisrjwood
Tue Apr 15, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: Boat maintenance, repair and restoration
Topic: Covers
Replies: 9
Views: 4304

Re: Covers

Hi, you could try Mark at Waveloft, he made the cover for JB261 and I have just ordered a new cover for my JB

mark@waveloft.com

Regards

Chris

JB325
Pegasus 187
Firefly 2813
by Chrisrjwood
Tue Apr 15, 2014 9:18 am
Forum: Events
Topic: CVRDA Events - Jollyboat crew wanted for CVRDA events
Replies: 6
Views: 4812

CVRDA Events - Jollyboat crew wanted for CVRDA events

Hi All, After a couple of good years sailing with the CVRDA crowd, I am hoping to attend all of this year's events but I will probably be looking for another crew member for my Jollyboat, J325. The JB is great fun to sail and I can promise that a good time will be had by all who dare to sail.... If ...