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by chris s
Mon September 28th, 2009, 5:03 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Athaena - Rot near the chine
Replies: 19
Views: 7845

Re: Athaena - Rot near the chine

Athaena wrote:Thanks Bill. They were very very interesting.

That damage puts my soft spots into perspective!! :shock:

Chris


It certainly does! it also shows how emminently repairable a plywood boat is. :D
by chris s
Thu September 24th, 2009, 10:15 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Athaena - Rot near the chine
Replies: 19
Views: 7845

Re: Athaena - Rot near the chine

You can e-mail me at XXXX@gmail.com :D
by chris s
Tue September 22nd, 2009, 11:50 am
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Athaena - Rot near the chine
Replies: 19
Views: 7845

Re: Athaena - Rot near the chine

Billaboard wrote:At the time we had a small child happy to climb into tiny corners for the Dickensian jobs.


I know what its like, You just can't get the staff nowadays! :shock:
by chris s
Mon September 21st, 2009, 8:45 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Athaena - Rot near the chine
Replies: 19
Views: 7845

Re: Athaena - Rot near the chine

I don't know for sure, but I always thought that the chine rails were solid timber rather than laminated ply? all that exposed end grain just waiting to rot :(
by chris s
Mon September 21st, 2009, 9:27 am
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Athaena - Rot near the chine
Replies: 19
Views: 7845

Re: Athaena - Rot near the chine

Oh Dear, But at least you found it before it found you, if get my drift! While not being in any way an expert it timber/plywood comstruction I have in the past used this with sucess http://www.marine-super-store.com/posit/shop/index.php?selectedpartno=65-1063 Of course the correct way to repair is t...
by chris s
Thu September 10th, 2009, 10:35 am
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: eventide 24
Replies: 8
Views: 5649

Re: eventide 24

Hi Phil, Yes it will be very well worth doing, so please go for it, If you need any help or information on how to go about working with Glassfibre please do not hesitate to contact me :D You can E -mail me, or I can even be found on Skype! btw, The book This Old Boat by Don Casey will also be a grea...
by chris s
Fri September 4th, 2009, 11:15 am
Forum: The Designs
Topic: Mouette uncovered!
Replies: 4
Views: 5211

Re: Mouette uncovered!

Thats Brilliant, Thank you Pieter! :D
by chris s
Thu September 3rd, 2009, 10:19 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Stuart Turner Engine parts
Replies: 3
Views: 3351

Re: Stuart Turner Engine parts

by chris s
Thu September 3rd, 2009, 10:13 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Stuart Turner Engine parts
Replies: 3
Views: 3351

Re: Stuart Turner Engine parts

There are a lot of spares with this complete motor

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/stuart-turner-mar ... 0331819027
by chris s
Thu September 3rd, 2009, 11:51 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: CD download
Replies: 2
Views: 2250

Re: CD download

Hi Geli, I have spken with John about making the plans available for downloading, but due to the sheer size and number of the drawings in a single set of plans it is not really viable as a download. You can download the study prints from here http://www.eventides.org.uk/plans.htm and can even order ...
by chris s
Mon August 31st, 2009, 8:05 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: SENIOR GUNTER RIG DETAILS
Replies: 9
Views: 6099

Re: SENIOR GUNTER RIG DETAILS

I am sorry I cant help you with the gunter rig as I have never even seen one let alone sailed with one :?
by chris s
Sat August 29th, 2009, 3:56 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: SENIOR GUNTER RIG DETAILS
Replies: 9
Views: 6099

Re: SENIOR GUNTER RIG DETAILS

I find the bermudan rig mast is easy enough to errect & take down single handed. Chris
by chris s
Sat August 29th, 2009, 3:53 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: CD download
Replies: 2
Views: 2250

Re: CD download

I will ask John when he returns after the week end. :)
by chris s
Thu August 13th, 2009, 8:36 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: Stuart Turner Engine parts
Replies: 3
Views: 3351

Re: Stuart Turner Engine parts

If its any help? I found these while trawling through ebay.co.uk http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/stuart-turner-marine-engine-manual-P5-P55-P-5-P-55-CD_W0QQitemZ260458741015 http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/stuart-turner-marine-engine-water-jacket-gaskets_W0QQitemZ110422655215 http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Vintage-Stuart-Turner-...
by chris s
Wed August 5th, 2009, 7:25 pm
Forum: HELP ?
Topic: ymc nolly
Replies: 7
Views: 3446

Re: ymc nolly

When in 1992 I bought my new plans the sail number was 1663, which if you extrapolate! :shock: from sail nr 400 in 1964 that gives a total of 1263 sets of plans sold over 28 years, an average of 45 sets of plans per year sold, this makes the sale of your plans (nr 825) nearly 10 years later than 196...

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