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Forum: Multihull Sailboats 15-06-2021, 15:02
Replies: 418
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Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

if private enough its okay. but only one group i know is really private. Else is just rubbish.
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 15-06-2021, 15:00
Replies: 800
Views: 51,563
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Covid vaccine after having covid

all the suffering for nothing :nonono::nonono::nonono:
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 14-06-2021, 18:15
Replies: 418
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Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

you making no sense.

Which makes me to believe that right now

PEANUT GALLERY IN ACTION
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 13-06-2021, 22:19
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

It sure helps if boat is built well however in my opinion is more important sailor skills and preparedness and mindset.

Lagoon 400 that was years ago trapped in 20 m breaking seas returning to eu...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 13-06-2021, 20:17
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

If boats are driven hard or with multiple ocean crossing is different than coastal cruising. I remember inspecting french performance cat 4 years old that owner claimed 350 nm days. Built really...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 13-06-2021, 20:13
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

i heard L 42 2010 had this issue. So it is playing it safe to assume all fixed non-openable hatches. Issue pops out after 10 years or so.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 13-06-2021, 02:08
Replies: 418
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Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

i have seen solid fixes for L 400 that will not go worse.

Regarding escape hatch, it is all cats with GOIOT hatches... i think there is GOIOT recall active ?

I installed fix (that needs to...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 13-06-2021, 00:45
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

you are absolutely right. Level of arrogance i have seen from L 400 owners regarding fix.

In our case there was no damage, instead going for "lagoon will pay fix" I opted for making area dry....
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 12-06-2021, 23:17
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

AS we both know Lagoons excel at providing optimal value for combination of $, comfort and performance. I would say L 400 is really the pinnacle of that.

Lagoon 400 design issue lead to bulkhead...
Forum: Our Community 12-06-2021, 15:23
Replies: 67
Views: 6,134
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Whale avoidence

at night, navigation lights at deck level are better than one on top of mast. whale can see you sooner.

during day... sharp outlook and do not tease them. They are smarter than you think and have...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 11-06-2021, 13:39
Replies: 28
Views: 3,728
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: DDW faster than windspeed !

rumours on the streets are true, we can do 1/2 of wind speed. :thumb::thumb:
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 10-06-2021, 01:34
Replies: 800
Views: 51,563
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Covid vaccine after having covid

You are lucky as there was no permanent damage or worse among people you know:thumb:

Lets hope they will improve vaccine formulae for the future needs. management of the whole thing seem to be...
Forum: Fountaine Pajot 10-06-2021, 00:00
Replies: 24
Mahe 36: Stiff steering
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Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Stiff steering

i fould link rod between 2 rudders to rub against metal post. It is different boat but worth quick check. Easy fix.
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 09-06-2021, 23:57
Replies: 800
Views: 51,563
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Covid vaccine after having covid

official EU corona site where all stats are. not on front page though. you ll have to do the digging. sorry, cant find link. Apparently 300k serious damages. I know this things are extremely rare but...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 09-06-2021, 21:31
Replies: 800
Views: 51,563
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Covid vaccine after having covid

last i checked there was 13,000 deaths and 600,000 or so damages caused by corona vaccines in EU in lat 5 mths.

Why our leading experts do not use vaccines that cause smaller/none side effects,...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 08-06-2021, 22:22
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

sorry, above i do not get. english my 4th language.

i have no experience with boat building, and from all I have seen when yoga-ing thru boat looks to me pretty solid. Confirmation is there is no...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 08-06-2021, 17:40
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

7 kn passage averages is excellent for 40 footer in my books.

We do plan 3 capes but i need to do some extra work on boat for that.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 08-06-2021, 16:43
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

Our boat went thru 30 k nm sailed from EU and has zero issues. We average 6.5 kn on passages and i expect this to increase to 7 kn with new sails.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 08-06-2021, 16:39
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

do not think i am against what you do. Slackness in production or design should be addressed by manufacturer. However we see later this is not happening in any field.

Here is bit of background as...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 08-06-2021, 16:13
Replies: 418
Views: 54,029
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Broken Lagoon

i remember similar fearmongering internet activity regarding SD 50 saildrives. I still have them and they are in good conditions. Overdoing fearmongering is counterproductive. Looks like youtuber...
Forum: Seamanship & Boat Handling 06-06-2021, 02:59
Replies: 98
Views: 14,258
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Tweed Heads, Australia bar

here is my bit of experience with Clarence.

We spent quite a bit of time there and tide is outgoing when small range when rising tide and big range before for outgoing. And out current is still...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 01-06-2021, 16:00
Replies: 543
Views: 81,801
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Catamaran tacking angles , really that bad???

here it is - I give publicly thumbs up to Umadum sailing

:thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb:

Less material but really high quality especially visual.

And they sail in 45 ft performance cat.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 01-06-2021, 15:12
Replies: 543
Views: 81,801
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Catamaran tacking angles , really that bad???

what is there to prove? I gave my 10 kn true upwind at 3 kn VMG that I have done in ideal conditions loaded around 2 -2.5T.
Expect that Outremer 45 like boat does same at 4 kn VMG give or take.
...
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 01-06-2021, 00:45
Replies: 57
Views: 6,602
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Multi-hull cruising: where to start?

find one that your wife/girlfriend likes and then learn to sail it well.
Forum: Multihull Sailboats 01-06-2021, 00:42
Replies: 543
Views: 81,801
Posted By arsenelupiga
Re: Catamaran tacking angles , really that bad???

disclaimar - i make rough approximations here without knowing details of 44c boat.

44C boat is assume same rating as outremer 45

Going thru ARC rating one can see Outremer 45 is 1.168 Lagoon...
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