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by claymore
Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Stern chainplate rebuild - thoughts?
Replies: 16
Views: 504

Re: Stern chainplate rebuild - thoughts?

Very tidy job Webster - I think perhaps you might have aligned the screw heads?
by claymore
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Refurbishing an anchor windlass
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Refurbishing an anchor windlass

Burst Boiler wrote:Tonga, ya bass


Aah Tonga -is that where it was set?
by claymore
Tue Jun 04, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Gear and Gadgets
Topic: Refurbishing an anchor windlass
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Refurbishing an anchor windlass

South Pacific, you say?
It will be the Mitzi Gaynor model.
Sounds like its probably Bali Hai'd but check it out for sunlight on the sand and moonlight on the bay......
If it used to belong to Rogers it will have had some hammerstein along the years
by claymore
Sun May 26, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Round Mull Race 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 365

Re: Round Mull Race 2019

It comes with being last in the food chain. Decisions are normally made by my good self in a timely manner. This year I am dependent upon the decision of a surgeon who has no concept of sailing seasons. Once past him, I have to negotiate with Dear Heart Then there is the Daughter Followed swiftly by...
by claymore
Sat May 25, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Round Mull Race 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 365

Re: Round Mull Race 2019

then again, it might not....
by claymore
Fri May 24, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Round Mull Race 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 365

Re: Round Mull Race 2019

Claymore's bottom may stay dry this year....
by claymore
Thu May 23, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Round Mull Race 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 365

Re: Round Mull Race 2019

I think not - its no fun being timed out.....!
by claymore
Thu May 23, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Round Mull Race 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 365

Re: Round Mull Race 2019

You must have been a child bride :D
by claymore
Sun May 19, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Stern chainplate rebuild - thoughts?
Replies: 16
Views: 504

Re: Stern chainplate rebuild - thoughts?

A veritable doddle, Webster!
by claymore
Sun May 19, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Stern chainplate rebuild - thoughts?
Replies: 16
Views: 504

Re: Stern chainplate rebuild - thoughts?

6mm plate in a hefty vice ought to give you the desired effect -just bend it a bit at a time until it is how you want it
by claymore
Sun May 19, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: SIPR 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 643

Re: SIPR 2019

Looks to have been tedious from Sanda to Arran - still in there Shuggypoos!
by claymore
Sat May 18, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: SIPR 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 643

Re: SIPR 2019

Looks like the Shugs is heading outside Sanda - 18th overall at the moment (23:38) Just off to my whirling pit.
by claymore
Sat May 18, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: SIPR 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 643

Re: SIPR 2019

18:30 - Shuggingtons is plodding along very nicely
by claymore
Sat May 18, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: SIPR 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 643

Re: SIPR 2019

Early Saturday morning and the leaders seem to be past Pladda and heading down for Craighouse.
The race was won and lost here in 1984
by claymore
Sat May 11, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: SIPR 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 643

Re: SIPR 2019

Good old global warming!

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