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  1. Great condition many extras mainsail and genaker reg gal trailer $2850 Mob 0423309580
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    Alpha Omega 4.4

    Great condition boat with many extras and spares reg trailer $3500 main add on gumtree http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/coffs-harbour/sail-boats/alpha-omega-4-4-catamaran/1196233894?utm_campaign=socialbuttons&utm_content=app_ios&utm_medium=social&utm_source=ios_social ph 0423309580 for more details
  3. Krissy clean the lanox out of sail track with boiling water and use a pencil folded in a rag as a pull through repeat as necessary before applying silicone also any corrosion or damage can be cleaned using pencil and sandpaper trick when all is good step mast on cat but leave shrouds a bit floppy = straight mast till sail is up then tension rig
  4. Hi Krissy lanox contains wool grease that is particularly sticky so not the best lube for this application - silicon spray suggested also try raising sail on a loose rig ( before tensioning) cheers
  5. Still available price drop to $450
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    Yet another newbie advice thread

    Nacra 4.5 would be perfect for you with a great handicap as well as extremely versatile!!!
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    Roller reef code 0 on windrush

    Hello Tony before you recut that sail I trust you have tried all possible lead angles for sheeting? it appears to me with that long pole and high foot you would need to sheet from the rear beam and have a turning block at shroud chainplate im happy with mine now but changed set up twice before getting control of luff and leech with sheet darryl alpha omega 4.4
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    Help for a first tiner

    If it's a small stainless jam cleat close to the mast it's probably for the jib furling line
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    Maricat Rudder Blade - rehole

    It is an exact art when rudder is in sailing position draw a line on rudder with pencil thru centre of both pivot points continuing to bottom of rudder this will give centre of effort for rudder now choose a measurement below lower pintle and use as a constant mark this on previous line at right angle to it and measure distance to leading edge of rudder this will give you a reference to make incremental adjustment to rudder rake as per your individual requirement
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    Sails wanted

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  11. John as I wrote 14 foot class boats will not perform well with two adults boats such as Nacra 4.5 or 5.0 Hobie 16 or 17 and other makes of similar size can be sailed solo and still perform well 2 up cats with trapeze are the key to max fun on the water hope this helps