Tips from the Boatyard: Gelcoat cracks:
For more than 35 years, Practical Sailor has been taking the guesswork out of boat and gear buying with bold, independent boat tests, and product-test reports for serious sailors and boaters. In this report, they offer the magic fix for hairline gelcoat cracks.
Spider cracks can indicate impact damage or serious structural problems that will need to be address…
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Winners get breakfast in Key West:
Key West, FL (January 11, 2018) – Light winds prevailed for the 42nd Ft Lauderdale to Key West Race which had Steven Murray’s Volvo 70 Warrior take line honors just ahead of Jason Carroll’s Gunboat 62 to lead the IRC and Multihull classes into the barn. Arriving in time for breakfast to win the 160 nm race on corrected time was Ron O’Hanley’s Cookson 50 Privateer (IRC), Anson Mulder’s Oyster 575 24 Heures (PHRF), and Jason Carroll’s Gunboat 62 Elvis (Multihull). Details.
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