I’ve seen the pin in use on a Laser Stratos before specifically to prevent movement of the board when out of the water. Have now managed to dislodge it by pushing the board forward which allowed enough give to release the pin. Will do as you suggest and remove it
thanks for the advice
the board and pin is in the same position when I picked the Wayfarer up. I travelled 50 miles to get her home, so I am guessing that the vibration has caused the pin to become fully wedged in. I can be a bit heavy handed at times and want to be gentle so not to damage the board but it isn’t budging and I can’t see even getting her on wat…[Read more]
in a similar position to you having also recently acquired Mark 2 and trying to find my way around. To be honest feeling pretty overwhelmed and on a steep learning curve. I have found two documents which seem pretty good, follow the links below and they will answer some of your…[Read more]
so finally bought my first boat and looking forward to taking it out, however few things to sort before I do this. One of which was a repair to the aft buoyancy tank, which thanks to the good advice of a fellow member, i have sorted that issue. One of things baffling me now is why can’t I move the centreboard whilst it is on the trailer? T…[Read more]
I’m new to the forum and Wayfarer sailing having just acquired a Mark 2 and would welcome some advice in regards to a couple of repairs needed, what process, materials and products to use.
The first issue is a white discolouring around the hull. I am told I should be able to rub this out, but cannot find any reference to what type of…[Read more]