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by jim912
Sat August 7th, 2010, 11:15 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Past builder of Eventide.
Replies: 6
Views: 3459

Re: Past builder of Eventide.

Thank you Chris. I will do.
Jim.
by jim912
Fri August 6th, 2010, 8:22 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Past builder of Eventide.
Replies: 6
Views: 3459

Re: Past builder of Eventide.

Thank you Chris,
I will look up where Skippool creek is.
Thanks again,
Jim.
by jim912
Thu August 5th, 2010, 9:40 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Past builder of Eventide.
Replies: 6
Views: 3459

Re: Past builder of Eventide.

Hi Chris, Yes,your picture is definitely the Kittiwake that I built. It was after the death of my father,in 1985, who I used to sail with mostly,that I gave up sailing.You may have guessed that I am thinking that I would love to have a boat again.I fancy the Golden Hind. To see Kittiwake again would...
by jim912
Thu August 5th, 2010, 8:40 am
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Performance of golden hind without bilge keels ?
Replies: 5
Views: 3474

Re: Performance of golden hind without bilge keels ?

I am the builder of Eventide "Kittiwake"and although and am not a naval architect,I do know that the bilge keels are there to give the boat lateral grip on the water,for sailing to windward. You can expect a poor performance to windward without them. It may be possible for you to get new b...
by jim912
Tue August 3rd, 2010, 9:12 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Past builder of Eventide.
Replies: 6
Views: 3459

Past builder of Eventide.

As the builder of Kittiwake,I would be interested in getting in touch with the present owner,to find out how the boat is fairing now. I have never forgot the wonderful times we had in Kittiwake. I had to sell her at the time,when I switched hobby to flying microlight aircraft,which I still do. Both ...

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