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Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 21-06-2020, 18:58
Replies: 18
Views: 643
Posted By otterhound
Re: Solve debate, displacement or semi?

Call Peter Legnos at LBI in Groton, CT. It's his design and he built them as well. BTW cool boat!
Rod
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 08-06-2020, 15:53
Replies: 19
Views: 2,082
Posted By otterhound
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 02-10-2019, 21:46
Replies: 13
Views: 1,923
Posted By otterhound
Re: Islander 36 Tabbing Problem?

Some of the Islander 36's had iron keel bolts and many of them are due for replacement now. There is one here on Shelter Island available for practically nothing but it needs keel bolts as well. Best...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 12-04-2019, 21:36
Replies: 9
Views: 976
Posted By otterhound
Re: small repair with the core

LBI in Groton, CT has balsa core in 2' x 4" sheets.
Rod

https://www.lbifiberglass.com/
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 25-03-2019, 21:47
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By otterhound
Re: LBI 940 Vinylester Fairing Compound

I have a gallon of it in my shop that I have yet to dive into. I know the owner personally and have used LBI's stuff for decades. Always have had good results with their products. If you have any...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 02-10-2018, 21:52
Replies: 31
Views: 4,310
Posted By otterhound
Re: Most Beautiful Cal 39 Mark II

She is indeed a beauty! Best of luck with her.
Rod
Forum: Seamanship & Boat Handling 07-08-2018, 21:00
Replies: 1
Views: 601
Posted By otterhound
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 24-07-2018, 22:01
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By otterhound
Re: Dufour 35

Spent 2 weeks on one in the 80's with 3 days of it in a Nor'easter off the So. Carolina/Georgia coast. This particular boat had crossed the Atlantic 3 times so it was nicely set up. The flush deck...
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 03-06-2018, 22:16
Replies: 3
Views: 734
Posted By otterhound
Re: Keel bolts 1982 c&c 30 mark 2

C&C Yachts - C&C Photo Album & Resource Center (https://www.cncphotoalbum.com/) is all things C&C and they will have the specs. It's a great resource!
rod
Forum: General Sailing Forum 12-05-2018, 21:45
Replies: 1,369
Views: 166,717
Posted By otterhound
Re: FREE, or close to free!

Yup, that one is right up the road from me. Great boat and it will be a bargain!
Rod
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 19-03-2018, 21:50
Replies: 15
Views: 3,913
Posted By otterhound
Re: Considering an 81 C&C 32, looking for your thoughts.

I have a 1980 dinette version and am happy with the boat. As with most C&C's it sails very well. Very close winded, well balanced and stiff. It has enough adjustments to play with if your into that....
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 15-01-2018, 22:52
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By otterhound
Re: Pearson 36 help!!

Be very careful with this one. Sailing Uma on Youtube had a keel issue with their Pearson 36 and it turned out that all the floors in that area had parted from the hull. They thought it might have...
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 23-12-2017, 07:57
Replies: 5
Views: 763
Posted By otterhound
Re: NAVIK WINDVANE

Also interested. Any photos available? Thanks!
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 16-11-2017, 22:58
Replies: 16
Views: 2,289
Posted By otterhound
Re: Rot repair in wooden superstructure /sheer plank

To do do the repair correctly will be a big deal as the rotted wood should really be removed and replaced. Also it's likely that the rot has spread into at least some of the deck beam ends. Figure on...
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 18-10-2017, 19:40
Replies: 16
[SOLD] Nature's head
Views: 1,758
Posted By otterhound
Re: Nature's head

Thanks for the info. I have a C&C 32 and it's very tight in the head so will measure it up to see if it fits in the morning.
Rod
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 18-10-2017, 18:57
Replies: 16
[SOLD] Nature's head
Views: 1,758
Posted By otterhound
Re: Nature's head

Does this have the spider handle or the standard crank? Thanks!
Rod
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 25-09-2017, 08:47
Replies: 3
Views: 1,329
Posted By otterhound
Forum: General Classifieds (no boats) 24-09-2017, 21:51
Replies: 3
Views: 1,329
Posted By otterhound
Re: Explorer Charts - Bahamas

Hi,
I would like the charts if still available. Thanks!
Rod
Forum: Boats For Sale and Wanted 07-09-2017, 08:16
Replies: 4
Views: 4,421
Posted By otterhound
Re: 1971 Albin Singoalla 34

Hi,
I am interested in your Albin. Please email me at otterhound@gmail.com at your convenience. Thanks!
Rod Anderson I
Forum: Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 29-08-2017, 21:25
Replies: 28
Views: 3,653
Posted By otterhound
Re: Putting trim tabs on dinghy

Make sure your motor isn't mounted too low. The ventilation plate (lowest plate) should be even or slightly above the lowest point of the bottom. This can make a big difference in how the boat gets...
Forum: Boats For Sale and Wanted 03-07-2017, 21:47
Replies: 4
For Sale: Aleutka 25
Views: 4,923
Posted By otterhound
Re: Aleutka 25

Very special boat, GLWS!
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 04-06-2017, 21:16
Replies: 39
Views: 4,889
Posted By otterhound
Re: Varnishing - Sponge or Bristle?

I've varnished professionally for 35 yrs and while I've tried foam brushes for small jobs nothing beats a well kept, good quality badger hair brush. At least for me the build up and depth of gloss is...
Forum: Monohull Sailboats 12-12-2016, 22:10
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By otterhound
Re: 1975 Mariner 19

Congrats on the Mariner, I'm sure she will treat you well. My sister and her husband had one and despite their antics the boat always brought them home. The hull is basically a Rhodes 19 with a...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 23-11-2016, 22:12
Replies: 22
Views: 2,604
Posted By otterhound
Re: Bought a 29 foot cat-ketch low tech boat

What a beauty! Best of luck with her.
Rod
Forum: Construction, Maintenance & Refit 19-11-2016, 19:35
Replies: 42
Views: 6,400
Posted By otterhound
Re: How to cut fiberglass in a straight line

I do this a lot and use a Fein multitool with a round high speed steel blade. It works great, is very controllable and makes very little dust. The blade is about 3" in diameter and is dark blue in...
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