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by DaveB^)
Wed Jun 14, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Sailboats
Topic: Nesting dinghies?
Replies: 3
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Re: Nesting dinghies?

I read "Tightwads on the Loose" and they built a nesting dingy for their 31' cruiser and used it in many places in the Pacific. They speak highly of its ease of use. As for the Healey, it's a 1956 100-4 similiar to one I used to own. Only two forms of civilized transportation in the world are cranky...
by DaveB^)
Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Francis Drake - gaff version
Replies: 0
Views: 2761

Francis Drake - gaff version

I have done a lot of looking at the FAQ lists and other designs and see some come in both marconi and gaff rigged versions, but not the Francis Drake. I have also seen references to using other references such as the 'Riggers Apprentice' and doing your own modifications. However, I would like to kno...