I fitted one last week and couldn’t easily slide it in from either end. Not without removing various rivers etc.
Luckily unscrewing both screws on the backing plate as far as they would go meant the plate would just fit in to the narrow part of the slot – at angle. Once in it could be straitened and tightened.
It was an unbranded one f…[Read more]
I can take some tomorrow but am also very much a novice and in a similar position.
I have 2713 which was the second last registration of 1970.
I have a genoa with a roller reefing and a small jib which clips on to the forestay.
Hi Sean. I like your surname too!
im looking forwards to some more regular local sailing and some away trips too.
I love ullswater so will will check out the meet. Although we may be in Scotland for a few weeks in the summer.
a quick post by way of introduction. I have just purchased W2713 a composite Mach 1. Needs a little bit of work before seeing the water but I’m cracking on with that quite well.
I’m interested in doing some dinghy camping and cruising with my teenage children and probably solo too.
I sailed dinghys quite a lot in my youth, mainly a GP 14 but…[Read more]