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    You'll find Matt "crusty" - but I, along with...

    You'll find Matt "crusty" - but I, along with several good sailing friends, think it's more colorful than intimidating. San Rafael is laid back and pretty much do it yourself or get someone like...
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    Ants, I have the same problem with this capsize...

    Ants, I have the same problem with this capsize video as I have with the SAS "jump off the dock/into the pool" exercise. Of testing the emergency rudder on SF Bay. None of them offers what is...
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    I encountered ASPEN coming thru the fog under the...

    I encountered ASPEN coming thru the fog under the GG Bridge yesterday just before noon and tacked away so they wouldn't see how worn off my CF #s are and to avoid any possible right-of-way questions....
  4. Is the trailer still available? Pat Broderick

    Is the trailer still available? Pat Broderick
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    A special thanks to the SSS race folks for...

    A special thanks to the SSS race folks for enabling me to participate in one of the most interesting HMB Races in recent memory. It was all fun, including the foggy mix-master at Lands End (in...
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    I wondered about sharp edges, too. When I...

    I wondered about sharp edges, too. When I punched a hole at the waterline in the bow of my Tuna, one of the crew cut his hand rather badly on one of the sharp edges as he stuffed things through the...
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    A couple of years ago while investigating...

    A couple of years ago while investigating possible Santa Rosa Sailing Club "Adventure Sails" I exchanged emails with the then-Napa YC Commodore. He said a normal day's sailing for him in his 32-foot...
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    The infamous Gilroy radio station would be KFAT. ...

    The infamous Gilroy radio station would be KFAT. My favorite DJ is Mary Tilson and I listened to her on KFAT when we visited our daughter in Santa Cruz - didn't get it in Santa Rosa and way too...
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    I've put out the word to the Santa Rosa Sailing...

    I've put out the word to the Santa Rosa Sailing Club (SRSC) and Sailing Education Adventures (SEA) out of Loch Lomond. All small boats. For those interested the SRSC has a Labor Day Weekend...
  10. Thread: Surprise!

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    Kame always said the SSS Vallejo 1-2 should be...

    Kame always said the SSS Vallejo 1-2 should be the "Vallejo 2-1" because sailing up with a chute is harder than beating back down. So I propose a new SSS race: "The Sears Point 2 - 1." Race double...
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    "Pretty Penny" For Sale 4663

    "Pretty Penny" For Sale

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    The fixed bridge height was for the one at the...

    The fixed bridge height was for the one at the south end of Franks Tract. I probably got the bridge name wrong.

    There's a chance that some Santa Rosa Sailing Club (all small boats) members might...
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    Just a word of caution about bridges and current....

    Just a word of caution about bridges and current. You always need to take current into consideration when approaching a Delta bridge, especially I think, in a non-motorized boat. An eon ago I...
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    Here is some Delta Bridge clearance information....

    Here is some Delta Bridge clearance information.

    Mokelumne River Bridge (Highway 12): HW 8' / LW 11'
    Little Potato Slough Bridge (Terminous/Highway 12). HW 35' / LW 38'
    Bethel Island Bridge...
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    Max, Tell me about Alerion 38s and their rating!...

    Max, Tell me about Alerion 38s and their rating! But it is good to shake out the cobwebs even as you watch the boat and its rating flash by. At the moment I'm grounded with a month-old retina...
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    Buck's Landing in Marin County appears to be out...

    Buck's Landing in Marin County appears to be out of the running for a jump off point. Signed posted, PRIVATE KEEP OUT !!!! That leaves Loch Lomand at the end of the San Rafael Canal as a...
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    I hope it was a good one for you Max. Let us...

    I hope it was a good one for you Max. Let us now. Pat Broderick
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    In my model airplane life, RoG means "rise off...

    In my model airplane life, RoG means "rise off ground" - a rubber powered model that taxis and takes off by itself - often a card table runway. A couple of grams of balsa, tissue, and rubber.

    The...
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    I think you should spend some time with a good...

    I think you should spend some time with a good tax CPA who knows California's tax codes or a tax attorney to ask questions about avoiding sales taxes and property taxes. My amateur understanding is...
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    Jackie's chart of the upper N. Mok and Dead Horse...

    Jackie's chart of the upper N. Mok and Dead Horse Slough jogged another idea about a RAID. There are many narrow, shallow sloughs in the Delta that wind around, intersect. It might be possible to...
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    There's also the Petaluma River. Perhaps a...

    There's also the Petaluma River. Perhaps a better down-river RAID. Put it at the Petaluma Marina next to the Highway 101 bridge (parking available), sail down to Black Point at the river's mouth. ...
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    Jim's idea is similar to one I've been mulling...

    Jim's idea is similar to one I've been mulling over (2 of my boats were Mulls - "mulling" is something I have a lot of experience with). Begin with a shorter version. Put in at a Marin County...
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    New Dungeness (yum, yum, I always think of crab...

    New Dungeness (yum, yum, I always think of crab when I see that reference) is at the top of Washington State and the Long Beach Peninsula is at the bottom. It's 28 miles from Iwaco the tip. The...
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    Jackie, If you decide to go, be prepared for a...

    Jackie, If you decide to go, be prepared for a loooong day of motoring in narrow, depth challenged sloughs between levees up and another back down. Be sure to check tides - there are several online...
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    I don't know if you've included "NANCY" on raw...

    I don't know if you've included "NANCY" on raw 2010 PacCup, but here goes:
    1. Loss of compass light (it was a TackTick digital solar compass). What we discovered was the light was set for Pst and...
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