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by mike palf
Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: Buy & Sell - Advertise for free
Topic: For Sale - Harken Boat Breaker
Replies: 0
Views: 533

For Sale - Harken Boat Breaker

Brand New, never used!

£75

Please PM if interested

Cheers
by mike palf
Sat Oct 28, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell - Advertise for free
Topic: Brand New Main - Still in Plastic Wrapper
Replies: 1
Views: 666

Brand New Main - Still in Plastic Wrapper

Brand new MPS Mainsail available, unused and still in original plastic wrapper!

£875

PM if interested

Cheers
by mike palf
Wed Jul 06, 2016 11:54 pm
Forum: International Championships and EuroCups
Topic: More laps at worlds
Replies: 15
Views: 3182

Re: More laps at worlds

I think everyone would be up for monster downwind races...

...how easy is it to install an uplift all the way back to the start between races?!
by mike palf
Mon Jul 04, 2016 10:03 am
Forum: International Championships and EuroCups
Topic: More laps at worlds
Replies: 15
Views: 3182

Re: More laps at worlds

Perfect topic for next years survey I reckon!
by mike palf
Fri Jul 01, 2016 9:09 am
Forum: International Championships and EuroCups
Topic: More laps at worlds
Replies: 15
Views: 3182

Re: More laps at worlds

Sounds like a good compromise Paul, bonus of spreading everyone out sufficiently by the first mark and a bit more boat handling and place changing for the rest of the race...would that be too many marks for a race committee though? Nothing worse than long delays if marks are getting moved between ra...
by mike palf
Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:52 am
Forum: International Championships and EuroCups
Topic: More laps at worlds
Replies: 15
Views: 3182

More laps at worlds

Once again a cracking World Championships, thanks to everyone involved! Was thinking about an extra lap for the races and was wondering what everyones feelings were? Advantages: More mark roundings so more opportunities to gain places and therefore more exciting racing Easier to see marks :D Less ga...
by mike palf
Fri Jan 02, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: International Championships and EuroCups
Topic: PERTH WORLDS 2015 - OPEN FOR BUSINESS
Replies: 15
Views: 8252

Re: PERTH WORLDS 2015 - OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Good luck for the Worlds everyone!
by mike palf
Wed Aug 20, 2014 2:55 pm
Forum: Coaching, Technique & Technical Area
Topic: Rig tips for extreme lightweight
Replies: 11
Views: 4812

Re: Rig tips for extreme lightweight

Hi Kial,

Given your weight I would start off with around 28 on the shrouds and 8 on the lowers. See how you get on with that initially and then add a bit of tension if you feel you need it.

Cheers

Mike
by mike palf
Mon Aug 18, 2014 2:14 pm
Forum: Coaching, Technique & Technical Area
Topic: Rig tips for extreme lightweight
Replies: 11
Views: 4812

Re: Rig tips for extreme lightweight

Forgot to mention...

Spreader length 385mm

Cheers
by mike palf
Sun Aug 17, 2014 10:43 pm
Forum: Coaching, Technique & Technical Area
Topic: Rig tips for extreme lightweight
Replies: 11
Views: 4812

Re: Rig tips for extreme lightweight

Hi Kial, How light are you? I'm about 70kg and sail on the following: Shrouds 29 Lowers 10-12 Rake 7220mm Deflection 110mm I tweak the lowers slightly depending on conditions but would start on 10 and leave it while you get used to the boat. I don't think it is worth going lower as the mast is very ...
by mike palf
Wed Nov 06, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell - Advertise for free
Topic: Mainsail for Sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3814

Re: Mainsail for Sale

Sold
by mike palf
Sat Oct 19, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: Buy & Sell - Advertise for free
Topic: Mainsail for Sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3814

Re: Mainsail for Sale

Hi Paul,

Please could you PM your address so I can get a guaranteed quote

Cheers

Mike
by mike palf
Tue Oct 15, 2013 6:58 am
Forum: Buy & Sell - Advertise for free
Topic: Mainsail for Sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3814

Re: Mainsail for Sale

Please PM or reply to the thread if interested

Cheers

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