|Ray Wood 2||22/06/2020 16:22:43|
1998 forum posts
It's not that often I think I may have had a good idea !! But here goes, for the trampoline between the hulls on a cat which enables access to the forestay and good sunbathing platform 😎I have used a non slip rubber mesh sold to go under rugs & mats to stop them moving, with glued on plasticard border drilled and laced onto the hulls 👍⛵
Comanche has been sailing this morning I will post photo's this evening. ⛵👍,
|Ray Wood 2||22/06/2020 20:05:24|
1998 forum posts
Desperate to test some boats today so off the Allington Marina down the road from me, and fortunately knowing the owner he let me play boats in one of his basin's shared as you can see, well just enough wind to do a few circuits, all seems fine with the occasional gust she picked up speed nicely and turned reasonably well, cats are not that keen at going round corners at the best of times, I will now wait until Chantry Club at Bluewater's open again for more testing
|Tim Rowe||22/06/2020 20:22:21|
405 forum posts
All lockdown restrictions ended today in Spain so I hope the same is for you soon. Looks fabulous on the water and looking forward to seeing you put her through the paces.
Edited By Tim Rowe on 22/06/2020 20:22:48
|Chris Fellows||22/06/2020 21:45:34|
695 forum posts
Yes, that mesh looks just the job. Looking forward to some speed test as well.
|Ray Wood 2||23/06/2020 07:10:21|
1998 forum posts
Hi Tim & Chris,
Thanks for your kind comments , I think it's time to add the proper details, fittings etc and recruit a skipper at the helm 😄👍⛵ hoping the charity shops 're-open soon normally a good source of crew to "take the kings shilling"
|Eddie Lancaster||23/06/2020 12:30:52|
|695 forum posts|
Hi.Ray, she does look good on the water, and totally different to what we usually see, it will be nice to see her under way in a good breeze.
BTW I am heading home on Thursday, I have got more boats to take home than I came with,plus a Ryobi bandsaw that I found in Homebase and couldn’t resist , I will have to spend sometime making space for it and it may mean a new shed.
|190 forum posts|
Your Comanche 32 looks super. The trampoline looks exactly right too. Any more sailing photos comming?
Hmmmm, they made a Cat Fisher 32 -but I cannot bare the thought of all the fairing work needed for TWO round bilge hulls. I'll just stay content with admiring your twin-hull.
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