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Dave Sansom11/08/2020 17:40:57
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linda may 1.jpgThat was last year Ray 🥂

There's a new boy in town (next year) 😎😎😎

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Dave Sansom11/08/2020 17:43:20
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I bought it off of Richard C.

He did tell me the builders name

(Forgot to write it down)

Will find out before we meet next year

Dave IOW

tomarack11/08/2020 18:03:45
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Nice boat!!

Dave Sansom11/08/2020 18:15:39
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Thanks Tom

Ray Wood 211/08/2020 20:24:07
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Hi Dave,

Did Richard mention why he was selling it 😀😀😀😀😀😀

Unless it's fitted with a motor ??

Ben Ainsley heard I'm developing a foiling Thames Sailing barge , he is asking for tips for the America's Cup 👍⛵⛵

Regards Ray

Dave Sansom11/08/2020 22:07:48
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Hi Ray

Richard was selling on behalf of someone

Trouble was I bought it in February

It's because Richard came across on the ferry that I've got it now.

Don't forget Ben sails round my back garden

Ive been taking notes

Dave IOW

Ray Wood 212/08/2020 16:26:01
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Hi Dave,

If you want her to go fast I would review those very wide keels ? Have a look at my Giralda build earlier on this thread, narrow & deeper if you want to give me some competition 😀

Regards Ray

Ray Wood 228/09/2020 17:02:58
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Hi All,

Having completed Eventide to painting stage, Will get back into finishing Portlight, found cheap grey primer in Aldi £2.99 I have given her the first coats of paint, looking better already 😀👍⛵,

6 months to get her rigged & on the water😲img_20200928_164512.jpg

Regards Ray

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