Yamaha hopper centreboard

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Post by kaossurfer » Sun Jun 05, 2005 9:57 am

I have recently bought an old yamaha hopper sailing dinghy which is missing its centreboard. Does any body know anybody whose got a yamaha hopper who can provide me with the dimensions of the centre board so that i can make one. Cheers.

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Post by stu » Tue Jun 21, 2005 4:49 pm

I've never heard of this boat. Can any one else help Kevin?:?:
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Post by Steve » Wed Jun 22, 2005 10:23 am

I believe that the Yamaha Hopper is popular in Japan and the USA and is virtually identical to a Laser 1. I suggest that you get hold of a Laser daggerboard to use as a template then modify it as necessary to fit.
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